Barrow County, Georgia Population 2018

Barrow County, Georgia's estimated population is 79,061 with a growth rate of 7.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barrow County, Georgia is the 31st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201779,0615,7217.80%
201673,340-3,751-4.87%
201677,0912,0242.70%
201575,0672,1082.89%
201472,9591,6402.30%
201371,3191,1131.59%
201270,2063120.45%
201169,8941980.28%
201069,69639,975134.50%
199029,7218,36739.18%
198021,3544,49526.66%
197016,8592,37416.39%
196014,4851,37010.45%
195013,115510.39%
194013,0646635.35%
193012,401-787-5.97%
192013,1880.00%

Barrow County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,575
Black or African American8,266
Asian2,558
Some Other Race2,053
Two or More Races1,663
American Indian and Alaska Native225

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

Barrow County, Georgia 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

Barrow County, Georgia Median Age

35


Total

34.1


Male

36.1


Female

Barrow County, Georgia Adults

There are 53,465 adults, (8,214 of which are seniors) in Barrow County, Georgia.

Barrow County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Barrow County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

37,175

50.69%

Male

36,165

49.31%

Barrow County, Georgia Households and Families

Barrow County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Barrow County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Male54.7%45.3%
Female52.5%47.5%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Barrow County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,0003.0572.8
Married12,9713.5981.6
Non Family6,0291.369.9
Female3,3993.7452.5
Male1,6013.7654.7

3.51

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Barrow County, Georgia Households

Barrow County, Georgia Education

Barrow County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0226.36%
9th to 12th Grade5,51711.60%
High School Graduate16,01833.69%
Some College10,79122.70%
Associates Degree4,2148.86%
Bachelors Degree5,56711.71%
Graduate Degree2,4135.08%

Barrow County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,76831,3846,408
Black5,0263,958702
Hispanic3,6311,993550
Asian1,4121,064224
Other Race99051743
Multiple Races68560896
Native American10524

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 88.76%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 17.43%.

Barrow County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,615$38,868$26,732
Less Than High School$26,602$29,830$19,588
High School Grad$29,317$34,379$24,314
Some College$33,750$42,147$26,315
Bachelors Degree$43,194$49,230$37,106
Graduate Degree$51,039$51,188$50,840

$32,615

Average Earnings

$38,868

Average Male

$26,732

Average Female

Barrow County, Georgia Language

Barrow County, Georgia Language by Age

Barrow County, Georgia Language

88.04% of Barrow County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.79% of the population.

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53,8136,88112.79%
Black8,1871,56419.10%
Hispanic6,9021,53422.23%
Multiple1,66243025.87%
Asian2,54833112.99%
Other1,9401407.22%
Native22512856.89%

14.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.51%

Male Poverty Rate

16.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barrow County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barrow County, Georgia is Native, with 56.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barrow County, Georgia is Other, with 7.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.27%.

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.45%
High School12.62%
Some College8.24%
Bachelors or Greater4.24%

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.08%
Male Unemployed24.04%
Female Employed6.40%
Male Employed6.16%

Barrow County, Georgia Income

Barrow County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,133$64,241
Families$58,016$70,816
Married Families$67,830$80,822
Non Families$31,504$39,452

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Barrow County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Barrow County, Georgia 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 35To44.

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans by War

4,557

Number of Veterans

4,260

Male Veterans

297

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,474
First Gulf War1,198
Second Gulf War736
Korea334
World War II131

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,477
65 to 74998
55 to 64871
75+687
18 to 34524

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9108.95%
Black4708.05%
Hispanic1744.06%
2 or More8310.11%
Asian593.42%
Other262.02%
Indian98.57%

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans by Education

10.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barrow County, Georgia Employment Status

Barrow County, Georgia Employment by Age

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Barrow County, Georgia Employment by Race

Barrow County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Barrow County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Winder143971577713809.59%
Braselton 753010234270435.91%
Auburn 703076035738.15%
Statham249926471485.92%
Bethlehem6136887512.23%
Carl1982202211.11%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990