Waycross is located in southeast Georgia. Waycross is between the Ware, Brantley, Pierce county. Waycross has 11.71 square miles of land area and 0.23 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Waycross population is 14,363, which has shrunk 6.33% 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%. Waycross median household income is $25,942 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 10.87% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 16.28% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Waycross median house value is $66,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.09% 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 Waycross is better than the state average in quality. The Waycross area code is 912.