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Savannah city, Georgia

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Savannah city, Georgia
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 80.8%
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 147,780
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 136,286
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 9,916
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 6.2%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 43.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $156,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,310
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $455
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $1,019
Building permits, 2020 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 52,927
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.55
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 72.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 10.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 89.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 80.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 87.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 28.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 10.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 63.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 63.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 759,107
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,209,103
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,475,303
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,862,916
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $20,158
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 20.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $43,307
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $25,664
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2019 X
Total employment, 2019 X
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 12,676
Men-owned firms, 2012 5,758
Women-owned firms, 2012 5,346
Minority-owned firms, 2012 5,094
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 6,700
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,322
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 10,239
Population per square mile, 2010 1,321.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 103.15
FIPS Code 1369000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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