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Valdosta Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Valdosta Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
55,567

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.9%
5 - 17:
15.7%
18 - 24:
20.5%
25 - 34:
16.0%
35 - 54:
19.3%
55 - 64:
8.8%
Over 65 Years:
12.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
11.1%
11.1%
87.0%
87.0%
27.0%
27.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Valdosta
USA
$23,241
$23,241
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Valdosta
USA
$33,583
$33,583
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
30.5%

Employment Industries in Valdosta

 
Retail
Healthcare
Education
Accommodation
Manufacturing
Administration
Public Service
Construction
Transportation
Other
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Arts
Wholesale
Finance
18.0%
18.0%
13.9%
13.9%
11.6%
11.6%
11.1%
11.1%
8.4%
8.4%
6.6%
6.6%
5.1%
5.1%
4.0%
4.0%
3.8%
3.8%
3.4%
3.4%
3.2%
3.2%
3.0%
3.0%
2.3%
2.3%
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Black or African American
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
54.6%
54.6%
37.6%
37.6%
4.5%
4.5%
1.8%
1.8%
1.4%
1.4%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
English
German
Scottish
Italian
African
European
French
Scots-Irish
Welsh
Polish
Dutch
British
Scandinavian
Haitian
Portuguese
Northern European
Guyanese
Lebanese
Jamaican
5.1%
5.1%
4.3%
4.3%
4.0%
4.0%
1.5%
1.5%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Langs. of India
African languages
Korean
Portuguese
Chinese
French Creole
Japanese
Native American languages
Tagalog
Slavic languages
German/Yiddish
French
Arabic
Hungarian
Navajo
Pacific Island languages
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
94.9%
94.9%
3.3%
3.3%
0.6%
0.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Valdosta Residents:
3.2%