Barrow County, Georgia Population 2019

Barrow County, Georgia's estimated population is 78,843 with a growth rate of 2.44% 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
201880,8091,9662.49%
201778,8431,8782.44%
201676,9652,0012.67%
201574,9642,1112.90%
201472,8531,6132.26%
201371,2401,1101.58%
201270,1302950.42%
201169,8351580.23%
201069,67739,956134.44%
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
White59,955
Black or African American8,412
Asian2,679
Some Other Race1,957
Two or More Races1,905
American Indian and Alaska Native191

Barrow County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Barrow County, Georgia Median Age

35.1


Total

34.2


Male

36.2


Female

Barrow County, Georgia Adults

There are 54,840 adults, (8,632 of whom are seniors) in Barrow County, Georgia.

Barrow County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Barrow County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

38,066

50.69%

Male

37,033

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
Married82.1%17.9%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family69%31%
Male56.6%43.4%
Female51.1%48.9%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,5883.0472.9
Married13,3963.5782.1
Non Family6,2381.2669
Female3,2903.8851.1
Male1,6643.8556.6

3.52

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Barrow County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0916.33%
9th to 12th Grade5,10910.47%
High School Graduate16,65134.11%
Some College11,33023.21%
Associates Degree4,2108.62%
Bachelors Degree5,75611.79%
Graduate Degree2,6655.46%

Barrow County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White37,48932,3406,835
Black5,2264,239590
Hispanic3,9012,339608
Asian1,5731,149283
Other Race90946730
Multiple Races651596132
Native American8923

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 91.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 20.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,904$40,452$27,476
Less Than High School$29,559$32,999$20,611
High School Grad$29,096$34,828$24,482
Some College$34,974$43,813$28,066
Bachelors Degree$41,899$50,822$35,052
Graduate Degree$52,366$55,430$51,271

$33,904

Average Earnings

$40,452

Average Male

$27,476

Average Female

Barrow County, Georgia Language

Barrow County, Georgia Language by Age

Barrow County, Georgia Language

88.06% of Barrow County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.61% of the population.

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White54,5346,24211.45%
Black8,3511,65419.81%
Hispanic7,4251,30417.56%
Multiple1,90440221.11%
Asian2,66638014.25%
Other1,8871548.16%
Native1919650.26%

13.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.98%

Male Poverty Rate

15.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barrow County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barrow County, Georgia is Native, with 50.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barrow County, Georgia is Other, with 8.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.00%
High School11.70%
Some College8.34%
Bachelors or Greater3.60%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.93%
Male Unemployed18.37%
Female Employed7.06%
Male Employed5.52%

Barrow County, Georgia Income

Barrow County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,119$66,921
Families$61,750$73,337
Married Families$70,710$82,366
Non Families$32,943$41,162

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans

4,441

Number of Veterans

4,079

Male Veterans

362

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,507
First Gulf War1,034
Second Gulf War817
Korea280
World War II89

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,7928.47%
Black5048.32%
Hispanic1463.17%
2 or More607.26%
Asian442.34%
Other302.43%
Indian1112.36%

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barrow County, Georgia Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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