Augusta Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Augusta Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
18,899

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.1%
5 - 17:
12.6%
18 - 24:
8.3%
25 - 34:
14.6%
35 - 54:
23.7%
55 - 64:
13.9%
Over 65 Years:
22.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
4.0%
4.0%
90.8%
90.8%
27.7%
27.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Augusta
USA
$29,095
$29,095
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Augusta
USA
$38,842
$38,842
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
17.7%

Employment Industries in Augusta

 
Healthcare
Retail
Public Service
Accommodation
Education
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Other
Construction
Administration
Manufacturing
Transportation
Finance
Wholesale
Information Technology
Arts
15.0%
15.0%
15.0%
15.0%
14.1%
14.1%
11.4%
11.4%
7.9%
7.9%
4.3%
4.3%
4.2%
4.2%
4.1%
4.1%
3.6%
3.6%
3.5%
3.5%
3.4%
3.4%
3.2%
3.2%
3.1%
3.1%
2.1%
2.1%
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Other Race / Two or More Races
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black or African American
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
91.3%
91.3%
2.8%
2.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.7%
1.7%
1.6%
1.6%
0.8%
0.8%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

French
Irish
English
German
French Canadian
Italian
Scottish
Polish
European
Swedish
Norwegian
Scots-Irish
Canadian
British
Slovak
Cape Verdean
Welsh
Dutch
Jamaican
Northern European
22.5%
22.5%
20.8%
20.8%
18.7%
18.7%
10.0%
10.0%
6.3%
6.3%
5.5%
5.5%
5.2%
5.2%
2.1%
2.1%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
French
Spanish
Tagalog
Arabic
Russian
Other Asian languages
German/Yiddish
Scandinavian languages
Vietnamese
African languages
Hungarian
Native American languages
Navajo
Pacific Island languages
Laotian
Thai
Miao/Hmong
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
Korean
93.3%
93.3%
4.1%
4.1%
1.4%
1.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Augusta Residents:
2.5%