In 2020, Tifton, GA had a population of 17.2k people with a median age of 31.1 and a median household income of $36,807. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Tifton, GA grew from 16,644 to 17,189, a 3.27% increase and its median household income declined from $38,316 to $36,807, a −3.94% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tifton, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (48.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (35.3%), White (Hispanic) (7.84%), Other (Hispanic) (3.96%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.32%).
None of the households in Tifton, GA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
92.8% of the residents in Tifton, GA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Tifton, GA are Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (637 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2020, the median property value in Tifton, GA was $120,200, and the homeownership rate was 40.5%.
Most people in Tifton, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Tifton, GA was 2 cars per household.