Ailey is a city in Montgomery County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 432. It is part of the Vidalia Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Location in Montgomery County and the state of Georgia
As of the census of 2000, there were 394 people, 165 households, and 111 families residing in the city. Thepopulation density was 194.1 people per square mile (74.9/km²). There were 182 housing units at an average density of 89.7 per square mile (34.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 60.66% White, 36.29% African American, 0.51% Asian, 0.25% Pacific Islander, 1.78% from other races, and 0.51% from two or more races.Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.78% of the population.
There were 165 households out of which 25.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.8% weremarried couples living together, 20.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.7% were non-families. 27.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 2.90.
In the city the population was spread out with 25.6% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 22.6% from 25 to 44, 26.9% from 45 to 64, and 17.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 72.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 74.4 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $36,125, and the median income for a family was $39,000. Males had a median income of $30,694 versus $30,000 for females. The per capita income for the city was $21,926. About 19.8% of families and 22.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 43.8% of those under age 18 and 20.0% of those age 65 or over.