Albany, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Albany, Georgia Info Snack

Population
72,634
Unemployment
11.0%
Poverty
29.7%
Median Home
$100,300
Median Income
$38,826
Median Rent
$766

Albany SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Albany, GA Crime Report

4,382
Total Crimes
6,122.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
160.99%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Albany
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,382 6,122.9 2,407.4 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,234 1,724.3 400.1 387.8
Murder 19 26.5 8.8 6.5
Robbery 132 184.4 65.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,043 1,457.4 293.8 279.7
Property Crime 3,148 4,398.7 2,007.4 1,958.2
Burglary 575 803.4 290.7 314.2
Larceny 2,234 3,121.6 1,478.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 339 473.7 238.2 246.0

Albany, GA Cost Of Living

87
Albany's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Albany Georgia National Average
Overall 87 91 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 108 95 100
Health 103 99 100
Housing 60 87 100
Transportation 92 98 100
Utilities 95 91 100

Albany, GA Photos

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Rankings for Albany in Georgia

Map Of Albany, GA

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Population over time in Albany

Year Population % Change
2020 72,634 -2.7%
2019 74,631 -0.3%
2018 74,892 -1.0%
2017 75,657 -1.1%
2016 76,466 -0.6%
2015 76,946 -0.3%
2014 77,196 -0.3%
2013 77,435 0.0%
2012 77,400 0.2%
2011 77,217 -

Race / Ethnicity in Albany

White
20.1% (14,598)
African American
74.4% (54,043)
American Indian
0.2% (148)
Asian
0.8% (588)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.2% (136)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,329)
Hispanic
2.5% (1,788)
Race Albany GA USA
White 20.1% 52.1% 60.1%
African American 74.4% 31.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 4.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.5% 9.6% 18.2%

Gender in Albany

Female
54.1% (39,300)
Male
45.9% (33,334)
Gender Albany GA USA
Female 54.1% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Albany for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,905)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (8,716)
High School / GED
30.0% (21,790)
Some College
24.0% (17,432)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (6,537)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (8,716)
Master's Degree
6.0% (4,358)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,452)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (726)
Education Albany GA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Albany, Georgia

Less than $10,000
13.7% (996,578)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (560,784)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.9% (1,085,747)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (796,077)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (1,200,687)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (1,243,725)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (578,051)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.6% (554,341)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (131,176)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (116,228)
Income Albany GA USA
Less than $10,000 13.7% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.9% 9.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 12.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.6% 14.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 7.1% 8.3%

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