Douglas County, Georgia Population 2018

Douglas County, Georgia's estimated population is 143,882 with a growth rate of 4.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Georgia is the 17th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017143,8825,5994.05%
2016138,283-3,738-2.63%
2016142,0211,5551.11%
2015140,4662,2371.62%
2014138,2292,0651.52%
2013136,1642,4611.84%
2012133,7034800.36%
2011133,2236090.46%
2010132,61461,49486.47%
199071,12016,54730.32%
198054,57325,91490.42%
197028,65911,91871.19%
196016,7414,56837.53%
195012,1732,12021.09%
194010,0535926.26%
19309,461-1,016-9.70%
192010,4771,52417.02%
19108,9532082.38%
19008,74595112.20%
18907,79486012.40%
18806,9340.00%

Douglas County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White68,460
Black or African American60,118
Some Other Race4,376
Two or More Races2,806
Asian2,273
American Indian and Alaska Native250

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

Douglas County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Douglas County, Georgia Median Age

36.1


Total

34.6


Male

37.4


Female

Douglas County, Georgia Adults

There are 101,085 adults, (14,243 of which are seniors) in Douglas County, Georgia.

Douglas County, Georgia Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

71,996

52.06%

Male

66,287

47.94%

Douglas County, Georgia Households and Families

Douglas County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Douglas County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.3%19.7%
All65.7%34.3%
Male64.3%35.7%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Female45.4%54.6%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,5342.8865.7
Married23,2613.5280.3
Non Family13,3651.2353.4
Female8,4523.4745.4
Male2,4563.7864.3

3.44

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas County, Georgia Households

Douglas County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,3223.76%
9th to 12th Grade7,0647.99%
High School Graduate27,77031.40%
Some College20,48423.16%
Associates Degree6,6757.55%
Bachelors Degree14,63316.55%
Graduate Degree8,4929.60%

Douglas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White44,28738,2208,915
Black35,53333,17712,178
Hispanic6,0904,502905
Other Race2,0761,563221
Asian1,6261,375735
Multiple Races1,2371,189557
Native American16179

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 45.20%.

Douglas County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,543$40,507$31,357
Less Than High School$19,827$22,732$14,742
High School Grad$29,760$31,940$24,883
Some College$32,471$40,768$29,641
Bachelors Degree$48,886$55,841$42,590
Graduate Degree$56,464$67,647$52,541

$35,543

Average Earnings

$40,507

Average Male

$31,357

Average Female

Douglas County, Georgia Language

Douglas County, Georgia Language by Age

Douglas County, Georgia Language

88.59% of Douglas County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.85% of the population.

Douglas County, Georgia Poverty

Douglas County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black59,4249,48515.96%
White60,9937,34212.04%
Hispanic12,3673,41627.62%
Other4,3501,42532.76%
Multiple2,78559621.40%
Native24817972.18%
Asian2,264482.12%

15.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.83%

Male Poverty Rate

16.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Georgia is Native, with 72.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Georgia is Asian, with 2.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.96%.

Douglas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.21%
High School13.10%
Some College12.70%
Bachelors or Greater4.80%

Douglas County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.65%
Female Unemployed29.05%
Female Employed9.52%
Male Employed6.46%

Douglas County, Georgia Income

Douglas County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,384$69,185
Families$65,012$77,169
Married Families$76,668$87,368
Non Families$35,251$45,423

Douglas County, Georgia Marital Status

Douglas County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Douglas 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 55To64.

Douglas County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans by War

9,946

Number of Veterans

8,712

Male Veterans

1,234

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War2,997
Vietnam2,970
Second Gulf War1,755
Korea630
World War II178

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 544,020
65 to 742,132
55 to 641,928
75+1,305
18 to 34561

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,33610.02%
Black4,18510.02%
Hispanic3164.25%
2 or More22616.11%
Other692.53%
Indian6633.17%
Asian643.83%

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Georgia Employment Status

Douglas County, Georgia Employment by Age

67.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas County, Georgia Employment by Race

Douglas County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Douglas County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Douglasville309583325222947.41%
Villa Rica 140431520111588.25%
Austell 664271394977.48%
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