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Races in Savannah, Georgia (GA) Detailed Stats: Ancestries, Foreign born residents, place of birth

 

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2009 2000

Races in Savannah, GA (2009)

  • Black alone - 73,508 (54.6%)
  • White alone - 53,882 (40.0%)
  • Hispanic - 3,489 (2.6%)
  • Asian alone - 1,983 (1.5%)
  • Two or more races - 1,139 (0.8%)
  • Other race alone - 533 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 168 (0.1%)

Races in Savannah, GA (2000)

  • Black alone - 74,691 (56.8%)
  • White alone - 49,903 (37.9%)
  • Hispanic - 2,938 (2.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1,984 (1.5%)
  • Two or more races - 1,451 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 277 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 188 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 78 (0.06%)

2009 2000

Races in Georgia (2009)

  • White alone - 5,636,308 (57.3%)
  • Black alone - 2,908,588 (29.6%)
  • Hispanic - 815,966 (8.3%)
  • Asian alone - 289,918 (2.9%)
  • Two or more races - 131,860 (1.3%)
  • Other race alone - 23,460 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 17,562 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 5,549 (0.06%)

Races in Georgia (2000)

  • White alone - 5,128,661 (62.6%)
  • Black alone - 2,331,465 (28.5%)
  • Hispanic - 435,227 (5.3%)
  • Asian alone - 171,513 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races - 87,364 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 17,670 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 11,275 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3,278 (0.04%)


English speakers - Total:

94.3% of residents of Savannah speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 35% speak English less than very well).
2.9% of residents speak other language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Born in the United States:

95.8% of residents of Savannah speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English less than very well).
1.7% of residents speak other language at home (91% speak English very well, 9% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Native, born elsewhere:

57.6% of residents of Savannah speak English at home.
42.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Foreign born:

28.7% of residents of Savannah speak English at home.
28.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% speak English very well, 54% speak English less than very well).
42.4% of residents speak other language at home (51% speak English very well, 49% speak English less than very well).


White / Caucasian - Speak only English
Native:

95.4% (47,460)
Foreign born:

34.9% (774)
White / Caucasian - Speak another language
Native:

4.6% (2,265)
Foreign born:

65.1% (1,445)

Black or African American - Speak only English
Native:

98.8% (68,438)
Foreign born:

79.5% (558)
Black or African American - Speak another language
Native:

1.2% (812)
Foreign born:

22.1% (155)

Asian - Speak only English
Native:

23.4% (105)
Foreign born:

5.3% (73)
Asian - Speak another language
Native:

76.6% (343)
Foreign born:

94.7% (1,307)

Other race - Speak only English
Native:

71.6% (233)
Foreign born:

29.6% (187)
Other race - Speak another language
Native:

29.6% (97)
Foreign born:

70.2% (445)

Two or more races - Speak only English
Native:

73.0% (862)
Foreign born:

4.7% (9)
Two or more races - Speak another language
Native:

22.7% (268)
Foreign born:

95.1% (189)

White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak only English
Native:

97.1% (46,713)
Foreign born:

51.9% (740)
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak another language
Native:

2.9% (1,388)
Foreign born:

48.1% (687)

Hispanic or Latino - Speak only English
Native:

46.3% (911)
Foreign born:

2.6% (34)
Hispanic or Latino - Speak another language
Native:

53.7% (1,056)
Foreign born:

97.4% (1,273)

5,065 residents are foreign born , , (1.3% Asia1.3% Latin America0.8% Europe).

This city:  3.9%
Georgia:  7.1%

Median age by place of birth - Savannah

Place of birth - Savannah
White / Caucasian

Place of birth - Savannah
Black or African American

Place of birth - Savannah
American Indian / Alaska Native

Place of birth - Savannah
Asian

Place of birth - Savannah
Other race

Place of birth - Savannah
Two or more races

Place of birth - Savannah
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino

Place of birth - Savannah
Hispanic or Latino

Population born outside the United States - Savannah

Year of entry for the foreign-born population - Savannah

Year of entry for the foreign-born male population - Savannah

Year of entry for the foreign-born female population - Savannah

Place of birth by age - Savannah

Marital status for White / Caucasian population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 39.9%
  • Now married: 44.1%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 10.5%
Females:
  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

59.9% (390)
Unmarried:

40.1% (261)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

43.8% (6,253)
Unmarried:

56.2% (8,029)
Marital status for Black or African American population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 53.0%
  • Now married: 28.1%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 10.8%
Females:
  • Never married: 48.0%
  • Now married: 23.1%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

23.3% (329)
Unmarried:

76.7% (1,080)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

21.5% (4,001)
Unmarried:

78.5% (14,607)
Marital status for American Indian / Alaska Native population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 62.5%
  • Now married: 37.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 38.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 38.7%
  • Divorced: 23.8%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

0.0% (0)
Unmarried:

106.8% (3)
Marital status for Asian population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 10.2%
Females:
  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 17.9%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.5% (3)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

44.4% (324)
Unmarried:

56.4% (412)
Marital status for Other race population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 49.5%
  • Now married: 35.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 15.7%
Females:
  • Never married: 41.1%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

46.7% (89)
Unmarried:

53.9% (102)
Marital status for Two or more races population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 49.3%
  • Now married: 45.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 4.2%
Females:
  • Never married: 54.9%
  • Now married: 26.7%
  • Separated: 6.3%
  • Widowed: 1.1%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

72.2% (15)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

22.1% (131)
Unmarried:

76.6% (454)
Marital status for White alone, not Hispanic / Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 39.4%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 10.8%
Females:
  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

54.7% (315)
Unmarried:

45.3% (261)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

44.4% (5,964)
Unmarried:

55.6% (7,467)
Marital status for Hispanic or Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 37.9%
  • Now married: 44.1%
  • Separated: 7.5%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 10.5%
Females:
  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 37.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 21.1%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (47)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

26.1% (335)
Unmarried:

78.1% (1,003)

Ancestries in Savannah
(Other ancestries excluded from the graph)

  • Other - 69,526 (52.9%)
  • Irish - 7,775 (5.9%)
  • English - 7,701 (5.9%)
  • German - 6,823 (5.2%)
  • United States - 6,758 (5.1%)
  • Scottish - 2,454 (1.9%)
  • Subsaharan African - 2,405 (1.8%)
  • Italian - 2,171 (1.7%)
  • French - 1,746 (1.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish - 1,663 (1.3%)
  • Polish - 1,019 (0.8%)
  • Dutch - 701 (0.5%)
  • West Indian - 660 (0.5%)
  • Swedish - 526 (0.4%)
  • Russian - 492 (0.4%)
  • Greek - 461 (0.4%)
  • Norwegian - 442 (0.3%)
  • French Canadian - 386 (0.3%)
  • Welsh - 378 (0.3%)
  • Hungarian - 300 (0.2%)
  • Arab - 264 (0.2%)
  • Czech - 196 (0.1%)
  • Swiss - 168 (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian - 164 (0.1%)
  • Danish - 156 (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian - 101 (0.08%)
  • Portuguese - 90 (0.07%)
  • Slovak - 33 (0.03%)

Geographical mobility - Same house 1 year ago (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 46,531 (83.4%)
  • Black or African American: 63,851 (88.3%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 381 (87.7%)
  • Asian: 2,011 (82.1%)
  • Other race: 475 (68.8%)
  • Two or more races: 1,256 (80.4%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 44,342 (83.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2,897 (83.0%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same county (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 4,073 (7.3%)
  • Black or African American: 5,831 (8.1%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 38 (8.8%)
  • Asian: 76 (3.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 24 (100.0%)
  • Other race: 149 (21.7%)
  • Two or more races: 262 (16.8%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 3,990 (7.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 205 (5.9%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same state (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 2,088 (3.7%)
  • Black or African American: 1,944 (2.7%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 3 (0.8%)
  • Asian: 49 (2.0%)
  • Other race: 31 (4.4%)
  • Two or more races: 8 (0.5%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 1,945 (3.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 239 (6.9%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from different state (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 2,879 (5.2%)
  • Black or African American: 558 (0.8%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 25 (5.7%)
  • Asian: 197 (8.0%)
  • Other race: 23 (3.4%)
  • Two or more races: 26 (1.7%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 2,772 (5.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 107 (3.1%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from abroad (%)

  • White: 203 (0.4%)
  • Black or African American: 88 (0.1%)
  • Asian: 111 (4.5%)
  • Other race: 13 (1.8%)
  • Two or more races: 18 (1.2%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 162 (0.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 41 (1.2%)
Children Nativity - Savannah, GA
Under 6 years 6 to 17 years

Living with two parents:

4,731 Native

Living with one parent:

6,950 Native

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 6,596 • Foreign born: 1 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 176 • Foreign born: 35 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 264 • Foreign born: 70 )

Living with one parent:

Native parent
( • Native: 9,996 • Foreign born: 0 )

Foreign-born parent
( • Native: 330 • Foreign born: 250 )


Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Regions

  • Asia: 2,232
  • Europe: 883
  • Eastern Asia: 820
  • Northern Europe: 399
  • South Central Asia: 388
  • Eastern Europe: 261
  • Western Europe: 172
  • Southern Europe: 47

Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Countries

  • Korea: 407
  • China: 371
  • India: 237
  • England: 176
  • Germany: 109
  • Sweden: 103
  • Russia: 74
  • Scotland: 46
  • Czechoslovakia: 44
  • Austria: 41
  • Ukraine: 38
  • Lithuania: 37
  • Iran: 36
  • Greece: 26
  • Taiwan: 25
  • Bulgaria: 22
  • Poland: 19
  • Belarus: 17
  • Japan: 14
  • Hong Kong: 11
  • Spain: 10
  • Denmark: 9
  • Bangladesh: 8
  • Ireland: 7
  • France: 6
  • Italy: 5
  • Afghanistan: 5
  • Belgium: 2

Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

71.9% (250)
60 years and over:

27.7% (97)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

34.7% (90)
60 years and over:

65.3% (170)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Black or African American:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

58.6% (797)
60 years and over:

41.4% (563)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

30.4% (350)
60 years and over:

69.6% (802)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - American Indian / Alaska Native:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (25)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Asian:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

123.9% (32)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

5.1% (5)
60 years and over:

103.2% (99)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Two or more races:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

118.2% (12)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White alone, not Hispanic / Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

72.1% (244)
60 years and over:

27.6% (93)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

34.4% (87)
60 years and over:

65.9% (166)

Zip codes: 31401, 31404, 31409.


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