Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,675
Nationwide Rank 4912

Quick Facts

Folkston, Georgia is the 4,912th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Folkston, Georgia is a city.

Folkston, Georgia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Folkston had its largest population ever.

Folkston, Georgia is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Folkston, Georgia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4902 Farrell, Pennsylvania 4,687 -22.2%
4903 Kanab, Utah 4,687 30.4%
4904 Mineola, Texas 4,686 2.7%
4905 McLoud, Oklahoma 4,685 31.5%
4906 New Freedom, Pennsylvania 4,685 32.4%
4907 Headland, Alabama 4,683 25.6%
4908 Lexington, Ohio 4,683 12.9%
4909 La Grange, Texas 4,680 4.0%
4910 Mountain Grove, Missouri 4,676 2.7%
4911 Princeton, Minnesota 4,676 17.0%
4912 Folkston, Georgia 4,675 44.2%
4913 Madisonville, Texas 4,672 12.1%
4914 Montebello, New York 4,671 24.1%
4915 Tallassee, Alabama 4,671 -5.4%
4916 New Boston, Texas 4,661 -1.4%
4917 Granite Falls, North Carolina 4,659 0.5%
4918 Soldotna, Alaska 4,659 23.7%
4919 Fox River Grove, Illinois 4,658 -6.8%
4920 Silverthorne, Colorado 4,658 43.9%
4921 South Bound Brook, New Jersey 4,657 4.5%
4922 Blakely, Georgia 4,656 -18.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Georgia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3272 Garden City 8,970 -11.3%
3318 Fort Valley 8,806 5.7%
3337 Thomaston 8,755 -7.0%
3350 Fitzgerald 8,721 -3.5%
3400 Port Wentworth 8,534 161.8%
3445 McRae-Helena 8,368
3461 Toccoa 8,336 -10.1%
3669 Hampton 7,732 96.4%
3672 Centerville 7,716 46.6%
3705 Auburn 7,622 8.1%
3753 Flowery Branch 7,477 257.2%
3754 Morrow 7,473 42.9%
3756 Swainsboro 7,471 5.0%
3797 Tyrone 7,336 84.0%
3840 Austell 7,215 35.7%
3846 LaFayette 7,198 7.0%
3903 Dahlonega 7,007 86.1%
3943 Commerce 6,881 25.5%
3950 Lovejoy 6,849 173.4%
4005 Locust Grove 6,715 148.3%
4047 Eatonton 6,597 -2.5%
4051 Thomson 6,595 -3.4%
4055 Hapeville 6,581 7.6%
4080 Barnesville 6,512 9.2%
4115 Bremen 6,428 37.9%
4126 Stone Mountain 6,368 -11.1%
4157 Cumming 6,284 46.8%
4185 Dacula 6,190 49.1%
4321 Sylvester 5,878 -1.7%
4438 Sandersville 5,571 -9.7%
4463 Waynesboro 5,514 -5.0%
4555 Adel 5,317 0.0%
4612 Hawkinsville 5,199 22.4%
4629 Byron 5,170 73.5%
4664 Eastman 5,100 -7.0%
4667 Jackson 5,097 26.5%
4669 Glennville 5,093 5.4%
4708 Camilla 5,030 -11.4%
4776 Cochran 4,906 9.6%
4816 Nashville 4,853 3.3%
4819 Adairsville 4,849 65.2%
4861 Jonesboro 4,755 30.9%
4880 Palmetto 4,718 32.0%
4884 Baxley 4,713 8.2%
4912 Folkston 4,675 44.2%
4922 Blakely 4,656 -18.0%
5026 Social Circle 4,479 29.0%
5033 Hartwell 4,469 5.6%
5055 Temple 4,432 78.3%
5128 Elberton 4,331 -12.3%
5149 Summerville 4,303 -5.5%
5151 Chatsworth 4,300 18.1%
5155 Euharlee 4,298 32.6%
5157 Lyons 4,297 -0.9%
5178 Rockmart 4,269 8.5%
5180 Cornelia 4,265 16.2%
5219 Senoia 4,213 131.6%
5225 Grayson 4,195 367.6%
5249 Dawson 4,157 -18.2%
5252 Hazlehurst 4,154 12.7%
5259 Oakwood 4,148 19.8%
5305 Madison 4,084 13.1%
5326 Forsyth 4,054 -1.7%
5362 Metter 4,000 2.2%
5367 Manchester 3,997 -4.1%
5376 Hiram 3,984 163.1%
5378 Rossville 3,984 13.8%
5383 Washington 3,982 -6.6%
5396 Springfield 3,965 104.5%
5405 Hephzibah 3,954 1.4%
5414 Echols County 3,936
5429 Walthourville 3,912 -3.4%
5446 Cleveland 3,896 89.4%
5467 Jasper 3,869 51.8%
5573 West Point 3,725 5.1%
5576 Quitman 3,718 -20.3%
5586 Vienna 3,703 24.8%
5596 Ashburn 3,683 -16.8%
5615 Wrightsville 3,657 65.0%
5639 Ocilla 3,627 10.8%
5649 Cuthbert 3,616 -2.7%
5673 Ringgold 3,584 35.3%
5703 Pelham 3,559 -13.6%
5721 Unadilla 3,532 27.2%
5733 Blackshear 3,516 8.3%
5759 Alma 3,484 7.1%
5850 Alamo 3,370 73.3%
5867 Greensboro 3,354 2.3%
5879 Nicholls 3,336 62.9%
5895 Baldwin 3,323 34.1%
5975 Lakeland 3,250 18.8%
5996 Grantville 3,226 141.4%
6017 Gray 3,197 55.3%
6042 Avondale Estates 3,173 20.7%
6059 Tallapoosa 3,160 9.6%
6071 Chickamauga 3,144 29.1%
6072 Harlem 3,143 58.4%
6094 Tybee Island 3,127 -8.1%
6120 Hogansville 3,105 12.1%
6155 Montezuma 3,078 -22.7%
6203 Soperton 3,028 -7.4%
6221 Leesburg 3,004 26.2%
6269 Hahira 2,959 80.2%
6323 Chattahoochee Hills 2,903 22.1%
6332 Watkinsville 2,892 37.2%
6339 Lula 2,886 92.5%
6407 Millen 2,810 -19.5%
6411 Lake City 2,808 -2.5%
6430 Dawsonville 2,792 269.3%
6432 Abbeville 2,789 21.4%
6483 Bloomingdale 2,752 2.3%
6560 Statham 2,694 29.7%
6591 Thunderbolt 2,675 5.9%
6615 Monticello 2,657 10.2%
6620 Reidsville 2,654 18.8%
6667 Webster County 2,605 9.5%
6699 Royston 2,576 3.0%
6747 Donalsonville 2,539 -8.8%
6765 Pembroke 2,526 6.7%
6857 Sylvania 2,452 -15.9%
6929 Homerville 2,400 -14.4%
6989 Georgetown-Quitman County 2,358 -9.4%
6991 East Dublin 2,355 -11.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,675 4,912
2016 4,788 4,838
2015 5,247 4,564
2014 5,206 4,572
2013 5,456 4,443
2012 5,418 4,442
2011 5,450 4,424
2010 2,502 6,726
2009 3,185 5,875
2008 3,215 5,826
2007 3,218 5,812
2006 3,213 5,789
2005 3,216 5,757
2004 3,225 5,733
2003 3,253 5,682
2002 3,237 5,680
2001 3,177 5,720
2000 3,241 5,655
1990 2,311 6,397