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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cordele is 10,044. Cordele, Georgia is the 3,142nd largest city in the US.
Cordele is located entirely in Crisp County.
The peak population of Cordele was in 2000, when its population was 11,620. In 2000, Cordele was the 2,452nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,142nd largest city in the US. Cordele is currently 13.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Cordele has shrunk 13.5% since the year 2000. Cordele, Georgia's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Cordele has a population density of 1,099.2 people per square mile.
|3137||Waldwick, New Jersey||10,076||4.7%|
|3138||Hillsdale, New Jersey||10,068||-0.1%|
|3140||Rolesville, North Carolina||10,047||914.8%|
|3148||Cedar Hills, Utah||10,024||197.2%|
The total voting age population of Cordele, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,503. The voting age population is 40.5% male and 59.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.2% of the residents of Cordele are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cordele are 71.6% Black, 27.0% White, 0.6% Two or more races, 0.3% Asian, 0.3% Other and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 2.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cordele, 50.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 72.1%. On a per-household basis, 46.7% of families are below the poverty line in Cordele.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.3% of Cordele residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.3% of Cordele residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cordele residents aged 5 and older, 3.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cordele is 14.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cordele, 18.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cordele is $21,350.
In Cordele, 34.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 65.4% of housing units in Cordele.
Of all the housing units in Cordele, 4.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Cordele, 13.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 650 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cordele is $602.
In Cordele, 60.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.