Clarke County, Georgia Population 2018

Clarke County, Georgia's estimated population is 127,064 with a growth rate of 4.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clarke County, Georgia is the 19th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017127,0645,0274.12%
2016122,037-2,981-2.38%
2016125,0181,1430.92%
2015123,8753,1542.61%
2014120,721-373-0.31%
2013121,0949590.80%
2012120,1351,7021.44%
2011118,4339520.81%
2010117,48129,88734.12%
199087,59413,09617.58%
198074,4989,32114.30%
197065,17719,81443.68%
196045,3638,81324.11%
195036,5508,15228.71%
194028,3982,78510.87%
193025,613-498-1.91%
192026,1112,83812.19%
191023,2735,56531.43%
190017,7082,52216.61%
189015,1863,48429.77%
188011,702-1,239-9.57%
187012,9411,72315.36%
186011,218990.89%
185011,1195975.67%
184010,5223463.40%
183010,1761,40916.07%
18208,7671,13914.93%
18107,6280.00%

Clarke County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White77,967
Black or African American33,245
Asian5,334
Some Other Race2,887
Two or More Races2,309
American Indian and Alaska Native254
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander41

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

Clarke County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clarke County, Georgia Median Age

26.8


Total

26.3


Male

27.4


Female

Clarke County, Georgia Adults

There are 100,803 adults, (11,716 of which are seniors) in Clarke County, Georgia.

Clarke County, Georgia Age Dependency

37

Age Dependency Ratio

13.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarke County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

64,008

52.45%

Male

58,029

47.55%

Clarke County, Georgia Households and Families

Clarke County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clarke County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.1%32.9%
All38.5%61.5%
Male28%72%
Female26.3%73.7%
Non Family24.6%75.4%

38.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarke County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All44,9012.4938.5
Non Family23,2781.724.6
Married14,3533.267.1
Female5,6433.5826.3
Male1,6273.5828

3.24

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clarke County, Georgia Households

Clarke County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,3295.02%
9th to 12th Grade5,8088.76%
High School Graduate14,18621.41%
Some College11,80117.81%
Associates Degree4,1406.25%
Bachelors Degree13,59120.51%
Graduate Degree13,41720.25%

Clarke County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White37,14935,35920,941
Black19,20914,9832,794
Hispanic6,1993,284753
Asian2,5762,3862,000
Other Race1,405786138
Multiple Races921892487
Native American180172
Islander4133

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 77.64%.

Clarke County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,041$29,321$25,776
Less Than High School$14,987$17,453$10,548
High School Grad$23,297$26,035$19,608
Some College$23,742$26,499$21,253
Bachelors Degree$31,740$34,469$30,179
Graduate Degree$46,647$50,625$44,876

$27,041

Average Earnings

$29,321

Average Male

$25,776

Average Female

Clarke County, Georgia Language

Clarke County, Georgia Language by Age

Clarke County, Georgia Language

85.23% of Clarke County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 14.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.14% of the population.

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White61,00118,86830.93%
Black31,89512,87740.37%
Hispanic12,3905,49644.36%
Other2,7901,89267.81%
Asian4,4071,59236.12%
Multiple1,93164133.20%
Native2512911.55%
Islander41512.20%

35.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.85%

Male Poverty Rate

35.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarke County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Georgia is Other, with 67.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Georgia is Native, with 11.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.56%.

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.33%
High School26.41%
Some College20.30%
Bachelors or Greater11.57%

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.45%
Male Unemployed54.10%
Female Employed27.09%
Male Employed22.86%

Clarke County, Georgia Income

Clarke County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,116$51,526
Families$51,155$71,870
Married Families$68,530$90,749
Non Families$21,657$31,536

Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status

Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Clarke 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.

Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by War

4,696

Number of Veterans

4,171

Male Veterans

525

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,577
Second Gulf War856
First Gulf War803
Korea381
World War II368

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,100
75+1,080
55 to 641,034
65 to 741,000
18 to 34482

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2744.84%
Black1,2445.04%
2 or More1408.49%
Hispanic660.80%
Asian250.55%
Other130.74%

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Employment Status

Clarke County, Georgia Employment by Age

59.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Employment by Race

Clarke County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clarke County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Athens-Clarke County unified government balance11545312337179186.86%
Winterville11211197766.78%
Bogart 10341056222.13%
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