Valdosta, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
56,095
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
32.2%
Median Home
$121,800
Median Income
$32,595
Median Rent
$780

Valdosta SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Valdosta, GA Cost Of Living

88
Valdosta's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Valdosta Georgia National Average
Overall 88 94 100
Services 92 97 100
Groceries 105 99 100
Health 100 97 100
Housing 69 86 100
Transportation 101 97 100
Utilities 97 93 100

Valdosta, GA Photos

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Rankings for Valdosta in Georgia

Map Of Valdosta, GA

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3

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4

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Population over time in Valdosta

Year Population % Change
2019 56,095 0.0%
2018 56,074 0.1%
2017 56,036 -1.2%
2016 56,717 0.4%
2015 56,504 0.3%
2014 56,324 0.9%
2013 55,807 1.6%
2012 54,944 2.6%
2011 53,527 2.3%
2010 52,332 -

Race / Ethnicity in Valdosta

White
38.7% (21,695)
African American
52.7% (29,580)
American Indian
0.2% (99)
Asian
1.6% (876)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.3% (152)
Two Or More
1.3% (729)
Hispanic
5.3% (2,959)
Race Valdosta GA USA
White 38.7% 52.7% 60.7%
African American 52.7% 31.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 3.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.3% 9.5% 18.0%

Gender in Valdosta

Female
52.9% (29,693)
Male
47.1% (26,402)
Gender Valdosta GA USA
Female 52.9% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Valdosta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,804)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (6,170)
High School / GED
32.0% (17,950)
Some College
19.0% (10,658)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (4,487)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (8,414)
Master's Degree
7.0% (3,926)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,121)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (560)
Education Valdosta GA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Valdosta, Georgia

Less than $10,000
19.2% (1,078,780)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (373,648)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (815,980)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (627,432)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (804,577)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (771,694)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.6% (480,253)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (394,863)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (111,113)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (151,156)
Income Valdosta GA USA
Less than $10,000 19.2% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 9.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 12.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.6% 12.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 6.5% 7.7%

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