Roswell, Georgia Population 2019

Roswell, Georgia's estimated population is 94,650 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Roswell, Georgia is the 9th largest city in Georgia based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2324.83 people/mi² (897.62 people/km²).

The overall median age is 37.8 years, 37.3 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.74 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Roswell, Georgia is $87,911, while the mean household income is $120,391.

Roswell Ga Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Roswell Ga was:

  • White: 76.15%
  • Black or African American: 13.63%
  • Asian: 4.80%
  • Two or more races: 2.82%
  • Other race: 2.26%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%

How Many People Live in Roswell, Georgia?

94,650
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201894,650140.01%
201794,6361110.12%
201694,5256990.74%
201593,8262160.23%
201493,610-59-0.06%
201393,6694550.49%
201293,2142,3152.55%
201190,8992,1042.37%
201088,7959,4611.13%
200079,33431,4115.17%
199047,92324,5867.46%
198023,33717,90715.70%
19705,4302,4476.17%
19602,9831,3833.16%
19401,6003000.52%
19001,3000.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20185,949,95175,7021.27%
20175,874,24983,9691.43%
20165,790,280101,9961.76%
20155,688,28493,7391.65%
20145,594,54583,2221.49%
20135,511,32366,5601.21%
20125,444,76378,5111.44%
20115,366,25263,5491.18%
20105,302,7030.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White71,763
Black or African American12,842
Asian4,522
Two or More Races2,654
Some Other Race2,134
American Indian and Alaska Native291
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander33

Roswell Ga Population Pyramid 2019

Roswell Ga Median Age

37.8


Total

37.3


Male

38.3


Female

Roswell Ga Adults

There are 70,295 adults, (10,889 of whom are seniors) in Roswell Ga.

Roswell Ga Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Roswell Ga Sex Ratio

Female

47,322

50.21%

Male

46,917

49.79%

Roswell Ga Households and Families

Roswell Ga Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Roswell Ga Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All66.6%33.4%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Female42.7%57.3%
Male37%63%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,2142.7466.6
Married18,7603.2581
Non Family10,7881.3852.5
Female3,0113.7942.7
Male1,6553.9537

3.29

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Roswell Ga Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6044.07%
9th to 12th Grade2,1093.30%
High School Graduate9,28114.51%
Some College9,77815.29%
Associates Degree4,0926.40%
Bachelors Degree23,76637.16%
Graduate Degree12,32419.27%

Roswell Ga Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White44,34643,39629,185
Black7,7527,1732,533
Hispanic7,3454,3961,170
Asian3,3043,1522,480
Other Race1,241780371
Multiple Races895740380
Native American17216461
Islander101010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,577$60,537$38,534
Less Than High School$23,703$26,059$18,003
High School Grad$26,979$31,277$25,006
Some College$37,364$38,684$36,563
Bachelors Degree$62,225$83,402$44,988
Graduate Degree$82,533$106,520$54,272

$46,577

Average Earnings

$60,537

Average Male

$38,534

Average Female

Roswell Ga Language

Roswell Ga Language by Age

Roswell Ga Language

76.34% of Roswell Ga residents speak only English, while 23.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.16% of the population.

Roswell Ga Poverty

Roswell Ga Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,9143,56625.63%
White60,2732,9954.97%
Black12,5241,0788.61%
Multiple2,65492134.70%
Other2,13445521.32%
Asian4,5222154.75%
Native2913311.34%

8.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.51%

Male Poverty Rate

10.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Roswell Ga

The race most likely to be in poverty in Roswell Ga is Multiple, with 34.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Roswell Ga is Asian, with 4.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.88%
High School12.09%
Some College5.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.92%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.32%
Male Unemployed16.69%
Female Employed4.48%
Male Employed4.07%

Roswell Ga Income

Roswell Ga Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$87,911$120,391
Families$106,484$140,010
Married Families$124,346-
Non Families$53,382$74,198

Roswell Ga Marital Status

Roswell Ga Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Roswell Ga Married by Age and Sex

Roswell Ga Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Roswell Ga Marital Status by Race

Roswell Ga Veterans

4,146

Number of Veterans

3,763

Male Veterans

383

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,246
First Gulf War983
Second Gulf War717
Korea431
World War II310
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,312
75+1,130
65 to 74861
55 to 64542
18 to 34301

Roswell Ga Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5336.45%
Black4435.04%
Hispanic1632.01%
Other886.51%
Indian3615.72%
2 or More302.11%
Asian160.44%

Roswell Ga Veterans by Education

3.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Roswell Ga Employment Status

71.3%

Labor Force Participation

68.6%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Roswell Ga Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

32.66%

Born in Georgia

81.65%

Native Born

18.35%

Foreign Born

10.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.65% of Roswell Ga residents were born in the United States, with 32.66% having been born in Georgia. 10.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.