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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gordon is 1,769. Gordon, Georgia is the 8,055th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gordon was in 1990, when its population was 2,472. In 1990, Gordon was the 6,151st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,055th largest city in the US. Gordon is currently 28.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Gordon has shrunk 17.7% since the year 2000. Gordon, Georgia's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8054||Upper Brookville, New York||1,770||-2.1%|
|8057||Village of the Branch, New York||1,769||-6.7%|
The total voting age population of Gordon, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,281. The voting age population is 42.5% male and 57.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.4% of the residents of Gordon are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gordon are 57.7% Black, 40.4% White, 1.8% Two or more races and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 3.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gordon, 28.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 42.7%. On a per-household basis, 31.0% of families are below the poverty line in Gordon.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.8% of Gordon residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.7% of Gordon residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.9% have a bachelor's degree and 4.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gordon residents aged 5 and older, 3.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gordon is 12.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gordon, 19.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gordon is $27,900.
In Gordon, 64.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.0% of housing units in Gordon.
Of all the housing units in Gordon, 4.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Gordon, 8.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gordon is $649.
In Gordon, 58.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.