Roswell, Georgia Population 2018

Roswell, Georgia's estimated population is 94,786 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Roswell, Georgia is the 8th largest city in Georgia based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2328.17 people/mi² (898.91 people/km²), with a household density of 346.49 people/km² (897.41 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 38.3 years, 37.9 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 36,536 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.7%, with a median rent of $1096/month. The median house has 6.7 rooms, and has a value of $315,100.

The median income for households in Roswell, Georgia is $84,959, while the mean household income is $115,460. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201794,7861850.20%
201694,6015290.56%
201594,0722400.26%
201493,832470.05%
201393,7854170.45%
201293,3682,3352.57%
201191,0332,2222.50%
201088,8119,4771.13%
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%

Population by Race

Race Population
White72,313
Black or African American13,232
Asian4,665
Two or More Races2,134
Some Other Race1,274
American Indian and Alaska Native320
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Roswell Ga Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Roswell Ga Median Age

38.3


Total

37.9


Male

39


Female

Roswell Ga Adults

There are 70,570 adults, (10,994 of which are seniors) in Roswell Ga.

Roswell Ga Age Dependency

57.6

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Roswell Ga Sex Ratio

Female

46,973

49.99%

Male

46,995

50.01%

Roswell Ga Households and Families

Roswell Ga Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Roswell Ga Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All65.9%34.1%
Non Family52.6%47.4%
Female38.7%61.3%
Male31.5%68.5%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Roswell Ga Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,4132.7265.9
Married18,6363.2581.7
Non Family10,6191.3152.6
Female3,2523.6238.7
Male1,9063.7231.5

3.25

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Roswell Ga Households

Roswell Ga Education

Roswell Ga Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5373.93%
9th to 12th Grade2,1593.35%
High School Graduate9,46114.67%
Some College10,34916.05%
Associates Degree3,8605.99%
Bachelors Degree24,08137.34%
Graduate Degree12,04118.67%

Roswell Ga Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White44,87443,93729,309
Black7,9777,3882,908
Hispanic7,6234,6421,150
Asian3,2753,1712,348
Other Race783488148
Multiple Races651506297
Native American21918574
Islander111111

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%.

Roswell Ga Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,354$57,120$37,311
Less Than High School$21,858$22,417$18,478
High School Grad$25,937$27,859$23,478
Some College$32,875$35,952$30,124
Bachelors Degree$62,307$82,581$44,083
Graduate Degree$84,926$105,269$60,337

$45,354

Average Earnings

$57,120

Average Male

$37,311

Average Female

Roswell Ga Language

Roswell Ga Language by Age

Roswell Ga Language

76.81% of Roswell Ga residents speak only English, while 23.19% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.09% of the population.

Roswell Ga Poverty

Roswell Ga Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic13,4454,02029.90%
White60,7972,5464.19%
Black12,9761,48411.44%
Multiple2,13442419.87%
Other1,27427521.59%
Asian4,6652004.29%
Native3206821.25%

8.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.16%

Male Poverty Rate

9.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Roswell Ga

The race most likely to be in poverty in Roswell Ga is Hispanic, with 29.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Roswell Ga is White, with 4.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.38%.

Roswell Ga Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.03%
High School12.76%
Some College5.33%
Bachelors or Greater2.56%

Roswell Ga Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.30%
Male Unemployed15.68%
Male Employed4.82%
Female Employed4.22%

Roswell Ga Income

Roswell Ga Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$84,959$115,460
Families$103,736$135,257
Married Families$122,856$
Non Families$50,727$67,463

Roswell Ga Marital Status

Roswell Ga Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Roswell Ga Marital Status by Race

Roswell Ga Veterans

Roswell Ga Veterans by War

4,339

Number of Veterans

3,951

Male Veterans

388

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,395
First Gulf War912
Second Gulf War757
Korea459
World War II273

Roswell Ga Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,204
75+1,098
65 to 741,042
55 to 64652
18 to 34343

Roswell Ga Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5926.42%
Black6277.09%
Hispanic1201.41%
Other516.32%
Indian4617.36%
Asian170.47%
2 or More60.57%

Roswell Ga Veterans by Education

3.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Roswell Ga Employment Status

Roswell Ga Employment by Age

71.3%

Labor Force Participation

68.1%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Roswell Ga Employment by Race

Roswell Ga Employment by Education

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

31.96%

Born in Georgia

81.70%

Native Born

18.30%

Foreign Born

11.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.70% of Roswell Ga residents were born in the United States, with 31.96% having been born in Georgia. 11.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.