Georgia Population 1900-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Georgia from 1900 to 2021.
  • The population of Georgia in 2021 was 10,799,566, a 0.69% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Georgia in 2020 was 10,725,800, a 0.92% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Georgia in 2019 was 10,628,020, a 1.03% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Georgia in 2018 was 10,519,389, a 0.98% increase from 2017.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,237,836
Texas 29,527,941
Florida 21,781,128
New York 19,835,913
Pennsylvania 12,964,056
Illinois 12,671,469
Ohio 11,780,017
Georgia 10,799,566
North Carolina 10,551,162
Michigan 10,050,811
New Jersey 9,267,130
Virginia 8,642,274
Washington 7,738,692
Arizona 7,276,316
Massachusetts 6,984,723
Tennessee 6,975,218
Indiana 6,805,985
Missouri 6,168,187
Maryland 6,165,129
Wisconsin 5,895,908
Colorado 5,812,069
Minnesota 5,707,390
South Carolina 5,190,705
Alabama 5,039,877
Louisiana 4,624,047
Kentucky 4,509,394
Oregon 4,246,155
Oklahoma 3,986,639
Connecticut 3,605,597
Utah 3,337,975
Iowa 3,193,079
Nevada 3,143,991
Arkansas 3,025,891
Mississippi 2,949,965
Kansas 2,934,582
New Mexico 2,115,877
Nebraska 1,963,692
Idaho 1,900,923
West Virginia 1,782,959
Hawaii 1,441,553
New Hampshire 1,388,992
Maine 1,372,247
Montana 1,104,271
Rhode Island 1,095,610
Delaware 1,003,384
North Dakota 774,948
Alaska 732,673
Wyoming 578,803
Georgia - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 10,799,566 0.69%
2020 10,725,800 0.92%
2019 10,628,020 1.03%
2018 10,519,389 0.98%
2017 10,417,031 1.05%
2016 10,308,442 1.23%
2015 10,183,353 1.11%
2014 10,071,204 0.96%
2013 9,975,592 0.73%
2012 9,903,580 1.02%
2011 9,803,630 0.94%
2010 9,712,209 0.95%
2009 9,620,846 1.22%
2008 9,504,843 1.66%
2007 9,349,988 2.12%
2006 9,155,813 2.58%
2005 8,925,922 1.79%
2004 8,769,252 1.70%
2003 8,622,793 1.35%
2002 8,508,256 1.57%
2001 8,377,038 1.82%
2000 8,227,303 5.64%
1999 7,788,240 1.99%
1998 7,636,522 2.01%
1997 7,486,094 2.10%
1996 7,332,225 2.00%
1995 7,188,538 2.02%
1994 7,045,900 2.20%
1993 6,894,092 1.99%
1992 6,759,474 2.09%
1991 6,621,279 1.76%
1990 6,506,531 1.49%
1989 6,411,099 1.50%
1988 6,316,142 1.73%
1987 6,208,467 2.03%
1986 6,084,666 2.05%
1985 5,962,661 2.19%
1984 5,834,954 1.86%
1983 5,728,250 1.39%
1982 5,649,792 1.46%
1981 5,568,345 1.50%
1980 5,486,174 1.57%
1979 5,401,384 1.99%
1978 5,295,751 1.46%
1977 5,219,697 1.69%
1976 5,132,812 1.36%
1975 5,064,075 1.29%
1974 4,999,419 1.81%
1973 4,910,374 2.10%
1972 4,809,490 2.08%
1971 4,711,550 2.69%
1970 4,587,930 0.81%
1969 4,551,000 1.54%
1968 4,482,000 1.68%
1967 4,408,000 0.66%
1966 4,379,000 1.08%
1965 4,332,000 1.74%
1964 4,258,000 2.06%
1963 4,172,000 2.10%
1962 4,086,000 1.77%
1961 4,015,000 1.49%
1960 3,956,000 2.28%
1959 3,868,000 1.68%
1958 3,804,000 1.01%
1957 3,766,000 1.76%
1956 3,701,000 1.79%
1955 3,636,000 0.94%
1954 3,602,000 1.24%
1953 3,558,000 -0.73%
1952 3,584,000 1.50%
1951 3,531,000 2.11%
1950 3,458,000 4.00%
1949 3,325,000 2.03%
1948 3,259,000 -0.40%
1947 3,272,000 0.93%
1946 3,242,000 3.94%
1945 3,119,000 -1.79%
1944 3,176,000 -2.13%
1943 3,245,000 1.12%
1942 3,209,000 0.94%
1941 3,179,000 1.92%
1940 3,119,000 -0.03%
1939 3,120,000 0.94%
1938 3,091,000 1.78%
1937 3,037,000 1.98%
1936 2,978,000 0.78%
1935 2,955,000 -0.30%
1934 2,964,000 0.47%
1933 2,950,000 0.51%
1932 2,935,000 0.38%
1931 2,924,000 0.48%
1930 2,910,000 0.24%
1929 2,903,000 0.00%
1928 2,903,000 0.42%
1927 2,891,000 0.77%
1926 2,869,000 -0.49%
1925 2,883,000 -1.27%
1924 2,920,000 -1.15%
1923 2,954,000 -0.37%
1922 2,965,000 0.00%
1921 2,965,000 1.33%
1920 2,926,000 1.95%
1919 2,870,000 -2.41%
1918 2,941,000 1.94%
1917 2,885,000 1.02%
1916 2,856,000 1.64%
1915 2,810,000 1.22%
1914 2,776,000 1.57%
1913 2,733,000 2.13%
1912 2,676,000 1.21%
1911 2,644,000 0.99%
1910 2,618,000 1.47%
1909 2,580,000 1.45%
1908 2,543,000 1.52%
1907 2,505,000 1.58%
1906 2,466,000 1.61%
1905 2,427,000 1.68%
1904 2,387,000 1.75%
1903 2,346,000 1.78%
1902 2,305,000 1.86%
1901 2,263,000 1.94%
1900 2,220,000 0.00%