In 2017, Fort Valley, GA had a population of 8.79k people with a median age of 23.9 and a median household income of $23,425. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fort Valley, GA declined from 8,975 to 8,790, a -2.06% decrease and its median household income grew from $20,664 to $23,425, a 13.4% increase.
The population of Fort Valley, GA is 74.1% Black or African American Alone, 16.1% White Alone, and 7.45% Hispanic or Latino. 9.62% of the people in Fort Valley, GA speak a non-English language, and 97.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Valley, GA are Fort Valley State University (537 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Fort Valley, GA is $76,400, and the homeownership rate is 39.7%. Most people in Fort Valley, GA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Valley, GA is 1 car per household.