Savannah Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Savannah is 147,087. 25.01% is under 18, while 14.11% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 6.64% of the population was five years old or younger, 25.01% were 18 years or younger and 25.91% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 52.69% female and 47.31% male.

Savannah Housing

According to the US Census, Savannah has 68,618 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Savannah was 86.88%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $196,900

Savannah Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that Black Or African American Alone and White Alone constitute 87.08% of Savannah's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 3.83% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Some Other Race Alone, constituting 3.07% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.25%

Black Or African American Alone49.14%
White Alone37.94%
Asian Alone3.83%
Some Other Race Alone3.07%
White Black Or African American1.25%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.31%

How Educated is Savannah

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 21.3% of Savannah residents had a bachelor's degree, while 11.5% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 32.80% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Savannah CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher86.9%
Some College Or Associates Degree42.7%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher34.4%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency27.5%
Some College No Degree21.4%
Bachelors Degree21.3%

Average Income in Savannah

The median household income in Savannah is $49,612. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $49,612.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $60,153 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $84,624.

A closer examination of the income groups of Savannah households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $35,000 and $49,999 (13.2%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (2.6%). 9.3% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$84,624
Nonfamily households$36,898