Dawson is located in southwest Georgia. Dawson is between the Terrell, Calhoun, Lee county. Dawson has 3.75 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Dawson population is 4,447, which has shrunk 12.08% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.03% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Dawson median household income is $23,154 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 4.08% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 16.28% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Dawson median house value is $75,400 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -37.59% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 33.09% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Dawson is worse than the state average in quality. The Dawson area code is 229.