|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Buena Vista is 1,502. Buena Vista, Georgia is the 8,688th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Buena Vista was in 2010, when its population was 2,173. In 2010, Buena Vista was the 7,216th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,688th largest city in the US. Buena Vista is currently 30.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
Buena Vista has shrunk 10.1% since the year 2000. Buena Vista, Georgia's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8688||Buena Vista, Georgia||1,502||-10.1%|
|8689||Farmingdale, New Jersey||1,502||-5.6%|
|8691||Mound Bayou, Mississippi||1,502||-27.9%|
|8693||Estancia, New Mexico||1,501||-5.2%|
|8694||Fairmount Heights, Maryland||1,501||-0.5%|
The total voting age population of Buena Vista, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,411. The voting age population is 52.1% male and 47.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of Buena Vista are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Buena Vista are 65.9% Black, 20.0% White, 13.8% Other and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 14.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Buena Vista, 20.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.1%. On a per-household basis, 17.4% of families are below the poverty line in Buena Vista.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.0% of Buena Vista residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 64.0% of Buena Vista residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.9% have a bachelor's degree and 8.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Buena Vista residents aged 5 and older, 17.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Buena Vista is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Buena Vista, 17.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Buena Vista is $24,333.
In Buena Vista, 48.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.5% of housing units in Buena Vista.
Of all the housing units in Buena Vista, 14.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Buena Vista, 10.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Buena Vista is $377.
In Buena Vista, 33.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.