|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Montezuma is 3,076. Montezuma, Georgia is the 6,176th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Montezuma was in 1990, when its population was 4,511. In 1990, Montezuma was the 4,342nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,176th largest city in the US. Montezuma is currently 31.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Montezuma has shrunk 22.7% since the year 2000. Montezuma, Georgia's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6170||Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia||3,084||29.7%|
|6177||National Park, New Jersey||3,074||-3.9%|
|6180||Piney Point Village, Texas||3,072||-9.3%|
|6182||Burgaw, North Carolina||3,071||-11.2%|
The total voting age population of Montezuma, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,379. The voting age population is 42.2% male and 57.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Montezuma are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Montezuma are 68.6% Black, 26.6% White, 4.0% Other and 0.8% Two or more races. Additionally, 2.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Montezuma, 25.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 41.3%. On a per-household basis, 19.7% of families are below the poverty line in Montezuma.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Montezuma residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.8% of Montezuma residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.3% have a bachelor's degree and 6.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Montezuma residents aged 5 and older, 3.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Montezuma is 9.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Montezuma, 22.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Montezuma is $36,955.
In Montezuma, 56.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.9% of housing units in Montezuma.
Of all the housing units in Montezuma, 5.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Montezuma, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Montezuma is $597.
In Montezuma, 61.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.