Garden City, GeorgiaGarden City
is a city located in Chatham County, Georgia
. As of the 2000
census, the city had a total population of 11,289.
Geography\nGarden City is located at 32°6'1" North, 81°9'54" West (32.100372, -81.164965)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of 37.8 km²
). 37.8 km² (14.6 mi²) of it is land and 0.07% is water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 11,289 people, 3,981 households, and 2,663 families residing in the city. The population density
is 298.3/km² (772.8/mi²). There are 4,413 housing units at an average density of 116.6/km² (302.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 54.17% White, 39.99% African American
, 0.48% Native American
, 0.91% Asian
, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 2.32% from other races, and 2.09% from two or more races. 5.98% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 3,981 households out of which 32.4% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.5% are married couples living together, 18.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.1% are non-families. 26.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.56 and the average family size is 3.05.
In the city the population is spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 12.4% from 18 to 24, 34.9% from 25 to 44, 19.0% from 45 to 64, and 9.9% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 119.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 124.6 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $29,718, and the median income for a family is $31,664. Males have a median income of $28,333 versus $21,245 for females. The per capita income for the city is $14,139. 18.3% of the population and 17.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 26.5% are under the age of 18 and 10.4% are 65 or older.