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Tifton Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Tifton Area is 40,721. The Tifton Area population density is 151.50 people per square mile, which is lower than the state average density of 166.73 people per square mile and is higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Tifton Area is white, which represent 63.18% of the total population. The average Tifton Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 40,721. #659

Population Density, #246

Tifton Area
151.50 per square mile
166.73 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:25,729 (63.18%, #774)
Black:11,911 (29.25%, #84)
Hispanic:4,339 (10.66%, #252)
Asian:560 (1.38%, #310)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):85 (0.21%, #682)
One Race, Other:1,856 (4.56%, see rank)
Two or More Races:580 (1.42%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:3,844 (88.59%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:147 (3.39%, see rank)
Cuban:30 (0.69%, see rank)
Central American:11 (0.25%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:190 (33.93%, see rank)
Chinese:45 (8.04%, see rank)
Filipino:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Japanese:2 (0.36%, see rank)
Korean:10 (1.79%, see rank)
Vietnamese:313 (55.89%, see rank)
Asian, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

34,732 (85.29%) out of the total population of 40,721 reported first ancestry.

 Tifton Area% of the Total PopulationGeorgiaU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.29%0.56%
Czech60.01%, see rank0.14%0.47%
Danish420.10%, see rank0.14%0.42%
Dutch2030.50%, see rank0.76%1.40%
English2,8537.01%, see rank8.23%8.02%
French6821.67%, see rank1.68%3.34%
German2,3915.87%, see rank7.23%15.03%
Greek480.12%, see rank0.20%0.41%
Hungarian200.05%, see rank0.19%0.46%
Irish3,8709.50%, see rank8.10%10.80%
Italian2270.56%, see rank2.26%5.52%
Norwegian470.12%, see rank0.37%1.42%
Polish2120.52%, see rank1.06%3.01%
Portuguese330.08%, see rank0.12%0.44%
Russian340.08%, see rank0.42%0.92%
Scotch-Irish3780.93%, see rank1.24%0.99%
Scottish4271.05%, see rank1.75%1.72%
Subsaharan African5861.44%, see rank1.81%0.95%
Swedish190.05%, see rank0.46%1.27%
Swiss50.01%, see rank0.11%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.13%0.31%
American9,09222.33%, see rank11.81%7.12%
Welsh410.10%, see rank0.40%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 19,697 (48.37%, see rank)
Females: 21,024 (51.63%, see rank)

Tifton Area
Male: 48.37%
Female: 51.63%
Male: 48.83%
Female: 51.17%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Tifton Area
34.80 years old
35.80 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Tifton Area
32.50 years old
34.40 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Tifton Area
36.90 years old
37.00 years old
38.80 years old

 Tifton Area% of the Total PopulationGeorgiaU.S.
Under 5 years2,5706.31%, see rank6.77%6.36%
5 to 9 years2,9717.30%, see rank7.07%6.51%
10 to 14 years3,0517.49%, see rank7.10%6.59%
15 to 19 years3,5188.64%, see rank7.15%6.85%
20 to 24 years3,2437.96%, see rank7.20%7.13%
25 to 34 years5,12412.58%, see rank13.68%13.47%
35 to 44 years5,08012.48%, see rank14.00%12.96%
45 to 54 years5,18212.73%, see rank14.09%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,51911.10%, see rank11.45%12.29%
65 to 74 years3,2197.91%, see rank6.93%7.64%
75 to 84 1,5693.85%, see rank3.34%4.25%
85 years and over6751.66%, see rank1.22%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Tifton AreaGeorgiaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population25,368, 100%6,410,416209,056,129
Less Than High School5,453, 21.50%, see rank14.97%13.67%
High School Graduate8,220, 32.40%, see rank28.58%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree7,475, 29.47%, see rank28.14%29.09%
Bachelor Degree2,084, 8.22%, see rank17.92%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree2,136, 8.42%, see rank10.39%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.65, see rank13.4113.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Tifton Area GeorgiaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,44484.14%15.86%74.76%25.24%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)4,54491.18%, see rank8.82%, see rank90.88%9.12%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2,37492.54%, see rank7.46%, see rank90.70%9.30%90.60%9.40%
College3,35692.73%, see rank7.27%, see rank80.55%19.45%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School25691.02%, see rank8.98%, see rank62.37%37.63%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Tifton AreaGeorgiaU.S.
Total Households13,966, 100%3,540,690116,211,092
Average Household Size2.79, see rank2.722.63
1 Person Households4,099, 29.35%, see rank26.68%27.57%
2 or More Person Households9,867, 70.65%, see rank73.32%72.43%
Family Households (Families)9,177, 65.71%, see rank67.98%66.22%
Average Family Size3.57, see rank3.413.32
Married-Couple Family6,044, 43.28%, see rank47.85%48.42%
Nonfamily Households4,789, 34.29%, see rank32.02%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Tifton Area%GeorgiaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total32,129see rank7,832,615252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over15,278100%, see rank3,779,687123,281,364
Never Married6,41141.96%, see rank36.24%35.77%
Married7,04746.13%, see rank51.67%52.04%
Widowed3502.29%, see rank2.31%2.57%
Divorced1,4709.62%, see rank9.77%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over16,851100%, see rank4,052,928129,692,771
Never Married5,66933.64%, see rank30.53%29.48%
Married7,14642.41%, see rank47.98%49.19%
Widowed1,98111.76%, see rank8.62%9.16%
Divorced2,05512.20%, see rank12.86%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Tifton Area%GeorgiaU.S.
Native38,41194.33%, see rank90.28%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence30,96776.05%, see rank55.29%58.73%
Born in Different State7,26817.85%, see rank33.68%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1760.43%, see rank1.31%1.42%
Foreign Born2,3105.67%, see rank9.72%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship7351.80%, see rank3.75%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1,5753.87%, see rank5.96%7.09%
Born In Europe1150.28%, see rank0.90%1.53%
Born In Asia3640.89%, see rank2.69%3.82%
Born In Africa250.06%, see rank0.80%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,7014.18%, see rank5.12%6.83%
Born In Northern America1050.26%, see rank0.18%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Tifton Area%GeorgiaU.S.
English12,68890.85%, see rank86.60%79.39%
Spanish1,0947.83%, see rank7.16%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages880.63%, see rank3.13%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages710.51%, see rank2.23%3.36%
Other250.18%, see rank0.88%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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