Colquitt Miller County, Georgia

Colquitt: City in Miller County, Georgia, USA

About

Colquitt is a city located in the county of Miller in the U.S. state of Georgia. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,992 and a population density of 93 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,798 inhabitants.

The city was created 161 years ago in 1860.

Colquitt Quick Facts

Population : 1,798 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
County : Miller County
Different from : Colquitt County
Phone Area Codes : 229
Area : 21.42 km2
Altitude : 167 feet / 51 meters
Capital city : Colquitt is capital of Miller County
Establishment : December 12, 1860 (161 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 17:21:14 (20th January 2022)
Postal code : 39837
Density : 84 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.79% (2010-2020)
Colquitt locator map
Location of Colquitt on Georgia map.
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Geography

Colquitt is located at 31°10'17"N 84°43'60"W (31.1712900, -84.7332500).

Colquitt map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Colquitt decreased by 10.79% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,992 - census
2011 1,988 -0.2% estimation process
2012 1,956 -1.64% estimation process
2013 1,926 -1.56% estimation process
2014 1,925 -0.05% estimation process
2015 1,885 -2.12% estimation process
2016 1,884 -0.05% estimation process
2017 1,874 -0.53% estimation process
2018 1,821 -2.91% estimation process
2019 1,834 0.71% estimation process
2020 1,798 -2% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,056
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 11,184
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 11,072
April 1, 2010 Population : 11,163
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.1%
People over 65 (%) : 16.5%
Female persons, % : 49.3%
White only, percent : 88.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 6.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 9.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 80.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 566
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 10.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 85.2%

Colquitt zip code is 39837. County name: Miller, County fips: 13201

Colquitt, Springtown

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 85.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $417,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,875
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,137
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,885
2015-2019 Households : 3,796
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.92
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 94.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 87.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 38.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 43,320
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,384
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 635,308
2012 total retail sales per capita : $56,704
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $114,676
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $47,168
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,209
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 646
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 394
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 253
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 834
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 39
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,039
2010 population per square mile : 3,788.2
2010 land area in square miles : 2.95
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $475,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,245
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,473
2015-2019 median gross rent : $2,058
2015-2019 Households : 4,395
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.74
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 1.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 45,588
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 81,968
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,538
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 105,537
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,669
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 38.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $131,134
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $59,538
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,746
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,120
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 432
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 123
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,584
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 129
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,532
2010 population per square mile : 4,976.0
2010 land area in square miles : 2.44
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 22,609
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $119,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,292
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $526
2015-2019 median gross rent : $751
Permits for construction, 2020 : 133
2015-2019 Households : 20,030
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.40
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 36,169
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 54,348
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 438,230
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 372,881
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,387
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $62,999
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,822
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.4%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 767
2019 total employment : 8,058
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 317,339
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -6.1%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 2,764
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,228
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,831
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,020
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 107
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,029
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 291
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,808
2010 population per square mile : 98.6
2010 land area in square miles : 518.60

People born in Colquitt (11)

People born in Colquitt, including Player of football Charles Grant, Olympic medalist in basketball Lea Henry, politician Peter Zack Geer, .

List

  • Brandon Miller (American football player) he was born in 21/01/1986
  • Chief Zee (American sports fan) he was born in 07/07/1941
  • Gordie Richardson (American baseball player) he was born in 19/07/1938
  • Keyon Nash (Player of American and Canadian football) he was born in 11/03/1979
  • Tay Cody (American football player) he was born in 06/10/1977
  • Heath McNease (musician)
  • Maurice O. Edmonds he was born in 28/01/1931
  • Ruth Dixon Dunn (resident of Colquitt, Georgia, United States) she was born in 01/01/1888

Post offices near Colquitt

Post Office Name City ZIP
Colqu Post Office Colquitt (GA) 39837
Damascu Post Office Damascus (GA) 39841
Iron City Post Office Iron City (GA) 39859
Donalsonvill Post Office Donalsonville (GA) 39845
Brinson Post Office Brinson (GA) 39825

Distance to Other Cities

Colquitt distances to largest Georgia cities