Tifton is located in south Georgia. Tifton is between the Tift, Berrien county. Tifton has 12.49 square miles of land area and 0.29 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Tifton population is 16,589, which has grown 10.15% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.03% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Tifton median household income is $30,615 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 1.26% 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%. Tifton median house value is $131,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 59.81% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 33.09% and is higher 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 Tifton is better than the state average in quality. The Tifton area code is 229.