|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Soperton is 2,843. Soperton, Georgia is the 6,433rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Soperton was in 2000, when its population was 3,273. In 2000, Soperton was the 5,615th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,433rd largest city in the US. Soperton is currently 13.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Soperton has shrunk 13.1% since the year 2000. Soperton, Georgia's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6427||Osage City, Kansas||2,846||-5.4%|
|6428||Santa Rosa, New Mexico||2,846||3.3%|
|6431||Fayetteville, West Virginia||2,844||1.6%|
|6439||Madison, West Virginia||2,838||4.5%|
The total voting age population of Soperton, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,510. The voting age population is 53.1% male and 46.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.0% of the residents of Soperton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Soperton are 50.0% Black, 49.1% White, 0.8% Two or more races and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Soperton, 25.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 49.6%. On a per-household basis, 15.2% of families are below the poverty line in Soperton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.2% of Soperton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.9% of Soperton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Soperton residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Soperton is 11.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Soperton, 24.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Soperton is $37,583.
In Soperton, 57.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.6% of housing units in Soperton.
Of all the housing units in Soperton, 6.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Soperton, 13.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Soperton is $579.
In Soperton, 60.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.