In 2017, Waycross, GA had a population of 14k people with a median age of 38.3 and a median household income of $28,729. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Waycross, GA declined from 14,188 to 14,009, a -1.26% decrease and its median household income grew from $26,963 to $28,729, a 6.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Waycross, GA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (54.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (37.1%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (4.84%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.98%), and White (Hispanic) (1.3%). N/A% of the people in Waycross, GA speak a non-English language, and 97.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Waycross, GA are Coastal Pines Technical College (1,579 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Waycross, GA is $67,700, and the homeownership rate is 47.5%. Most people in Waycross, GA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Waycross, GA is 2 cars per household.