Americus Sumter County, Georgia

Americus: City in Sumter County, Georgia, USA

About

Americus is a city located in the county of Sumter in the U.S. state of Georgia. Its population at the 2010 census was 17,041 and a population density of 572 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 14,987 inhabitants.

Americus Quick Facts

Population : 14,987 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
County : Sumter County
Postal code : 31709, 31710, 31719
Phone Area Codes : 229
Area : 29.79 km2
Altitude : 479 feet / 146 meters
Capital city : Americus is capital of Sumter County
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 09:29:07 (7th October 2022)
Density : 503 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -13.71% (2010-2020)
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Location of Americus on Georgia map.
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Geography

Americus is located at 32°4'21"N 84°13'58"W (32.0723900, -84.2326900).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Americus decreased by 13.71% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,041 - census
2011 16,659 -2.29% estimation process
2012 16,374 -1.74% estimation process
2013 16,215 -0.98% estimation process
2014 16,155 -0.37% estimation process
2015 15,859 -1.87% estimation process
2016 15,703 -0.99% estimation process
2017 15,431 -1.76% estimation process
2018 15,356 -0.49% estimation process
2019 15,108 -1.64% estimation process
2020 14,987 -0.81% estimation process

Americus zip code is 31709. County name: Sumter, County fips: 13261

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People born in Americus (28)

People born in Americus, including politician Duncan U. Fletcher, judge Griffin Bell, musician Gene Gifford, .

List

  • Casey Weldon (American football player) he was born in 03/02/1969
  • Alonzo Jackson (American football player) he was born in 15/09/1980
  • Derrick Wimbush (American football player) he was born in 26/08/1980
  • Frank Arthur Hooper (United States federal judge) he was born in 21/04/1895
  • George Hooks (American politician) he was born in 09/05/1945
  • Jeff McCleskey (Major League Baseball player) he was born in 06/11/1891
  • Leonard Pope (American football player) he was born in 10/09/1983
  • Lyman Hall (American academic administrator) he was born in 18/02/1859
  • Mo Sanford (American baseball player) he was born in 24/12/1966
  • Niya Butts (College basketball coach) she was born in 10/01/1978
  • Otis Leverette (American football player) he was born in 31/05/1978
  • Victor Green (Player of American football) he was born in 08/12/1969
  • Walter Tullis (American football player) he was born in 12/04/1953
  • Kent Hill (American football player) he was born in 07/03/1957
  • Lonne Elder III (American actor and dramatist (1927-1996)) he was born in 26/12/1927
  • Robert Johnson (American football player) he was born in 20/06/1982
  • Edward Augustus Sieg (American) he was born in 13/08/1907
  • Kirby Griffin (American model) she was born in 14/11/1991

Schools in Americus

College & universities near Americus, GA

Code Name City ZIP
139764 Georgia Southwestern State University Americus (GA) 31709-4693

Post offices near Americus

Post Office Name City ZIP
Americu Post Office Americus (GA) 31709

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Sumter County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sumter County , GA.

City Name Population Title
Plains 635 City in Sumter County, Georgia, USA
Leslie 371 City in Sumter County, Georgia, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Americus distances to largest Georgia cities