Rome, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Rome, Georgia Info Snack

Population
36,332
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
24.8%
Median Home
$151,200
Median Income
$38,443
Median Rent
$724

Rome SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Rome, GA Cost Of Living

88
Rome's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rome Georgia National Average
Overall 88 94 100
Services 98 97 100
Groceries 93 99 100
Health 92 97 100
Housing 69 86 100
Transportation 91 97 100
Utilities 98 93 100

Rome, GA Photos

Rome Georgia From Myrtle Hill Cemetery
Source: Public Domain
Romecga
Source: Public Domain
Rome Bust Terminal
Source: Public Domain
Romestatue
Source: Public Domain
Romegeorgia
Source: Public Domain
Downtownrome
Source: Public Domain
Floydcourthouse
Source: Public Domain
Rome Georgia Historic Clocktower On Neely Hill
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Rome in Georgia

Map Of Rome, GA

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Population over time in Rome

Year Population % Change
2019 36,332 0.4%
2018 36,185 0.4%
2017 36,029 -0.9%
2016 36,340 0.2%
2015 36,278 0.5%
2014 36,099 -0.3%
2013 36,211 -0.2%
2012 36,277 0.1%
2011 36,239 -0.0%
2010 36,257 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rome

White
49.9% (18,145)
African American
25.6% (9,313)
American Indian
0.2% (84)
Asian
2.8% (1,013)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (222)
Two Or More
2.6% (948)
Hispanic
18.2% (6,607)
Race Rome GA USA
White 49.9% 52.7% 60.7%
African American 25.6% 31.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 3.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.2% 9.5% 18.0%

Gender in Rome

Female
52.4% (19,046)
Male
47.6% (17,286)
Gender Rome GA USA
Female 52.4% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rome for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (3,269)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (4,359)
High School / GED
28.0% (10,172)
Some College
18.0% (6,539)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,543)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (5,086)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,543)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,089)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (726)
Education Rome GA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rome, Georgia

Less than $10,000
10.3% (374,884)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.5% (307,189)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (474,118)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (512,837)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (439,502)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (572,070)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (336,421)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (319,241)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (148,210)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (148,722)
Income Rome GA USA
Less than $10,000 10.3% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.5% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 9.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 12.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 12.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 6.5% 7.7%

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