Valdosta, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
56,320
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
30.5%
Median Home
$129,800
Median Income
$33,583
Median Rent
$788

Valdosta SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9

Valdosta, GA Cost Of Living

90
Valdosta's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Valdosta Georgia National Average
Overall 90 91 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 97 95 100
Health 103 99 100
Housing 69 87 100
Transportation 103 98 100
Utilities 97 91 100

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
2020 56,320 0.4%
2019 56,074 0.1%
2018 56,036 -1.2%
2017 56,717 0.4%
2016 56,504 0.3%
2015 56,324 0.9%
2014 55,807 1.6%
2013 54,944 2.6%
2012 53,527 2.3%
2011 52,332 -

Race / Ethnicity in Valdosta

White
37.6% (21,177)
African American
54.6% (30,742)
American Indian
0.1% (82)
Asian
1.4% (776)
Hawaiian
0.0% (9)
Other
0.2% (112)
Two Or More
1.6% (912)
Hispanic
4.5% (2,510)
Race Valdosta GA USA
White 37.6% 52.1% 60.1%
African American 54.6% 31.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.4% 4.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.6% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.5% 9.6% 18.2%

Gender in Valdosta

Female
53.0% (29,831)
Male
47.0% (26,489)
Gender Valdosta GA USA
Female 53.0% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Valdosta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,815)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (5,068)
High School / GED
33.0% (18,585)
Some College
19.0% (10,700)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,942)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (9,011)
Master's Degree
7.0% (3,942)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,126)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,126)
Education Valdosta GA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Valdosta, Georgia

Less than $10,000
18.1% (1,017,099)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (292,871)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.6% (937,341)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (619,850)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (701,146)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (884,511)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (480,595)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (342,879)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (175,671)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (180,031)
Income Valdosta GA USA
Less than $10,000 18.1% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.6% 9.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 12.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 14.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 7.1% 8.3%

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