|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of East Ellijay is 859. East Ellijay, Georgia is the 10,876th largest city in the US.
The current population of East Ellijay (859) is it's peak population.
East Ellijay has grown 34.2% since the 2000. East Ellijay, Georgia is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 95% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|10870||New Washington, Ohio||860||-12.7%|
|10876||East Ellijay, Georgia||859||34.2%|
|10877||New Summerfield, Texas||859||-14.1%|
|10879||Sutton, West Virginia||859||-14.9%|
|10880||Vanceboro, North Carolina||859||-4.4%|
The total voting age population of East Ellijay, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 361. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.4% of the residents of East Ellijay are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of East Ellijay are 87.6% White, 6.9% American Indian, 3.4% Other and 2.0% Asian. Additionally, 23.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In East Ellijay, 29.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 54.3%. On a per-household basis, 24.1% of families are below the poverty line in East Ellijay.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.5% of East Ellijay residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 66.8% of East Ellijay residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among East Ellijay residents aged 5 and older, 29.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 27.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in East Ellijay is 10.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In East Ellijay, 11.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in East Ellijay is $31,607.
In East Ellijay, 56.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.1% of housing units in East Ellijay.
Of all the housing units in East Ellijay, 3.2% of them were build before 1940.
In East Ellijay, 35.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in East Ellijay is $1,014.
In East Ellijay, 75.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.