Douglas County, Georgia Population 2019

Douglas County, Georgia's estimated population is 143,672 with a growth rate of 1.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Georgia is the 18th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018145,3311,6591.15%
2017143,6721,8001.27%
2016141,8721,6041.14%
2015140,2682,2131.60%
2014138,0551,9971.47%
2013136,0582,4781.86%
2012133,5804590.34%
2011133,1215260.40%
2010132,59561,47586.44%
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
White67,714
Black or African American63,019
Some Other Race4,119
Two or More Races2,799
Asian2,320
American Indian and Alaska Native166
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

Douglas County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Douglas County, Georgia Median Age

36.3


Total

34.8


Male

37.7


Female

Douglas County, Georgia Adults

There are 102,866 adults, (14,947 of whom are seniors) in Douglas County, Georgia.

Douglas County, Georgia Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

73,226

52.25%

Male

66,926

47.75%

Douglas County, Georgia Households and Families

Douglas County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Douglas County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All65.8%34.2%
Male60.4%39.6%
Non Family55.5%44.5%
Female48.1%51.9%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All48,4262.8765.8
Married23,7403.4878.9
Non Family13,6291.2555.5
Female8,8193.4548.1
Male2,2383.8860.4

3.41

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,3533.72%
9th to 12th Grade7,2428.04%
High School Graduate28,35031.47%
Some College20,17522.40%
Associates Degree6,9167.68%
Bachelors Degree14,69216.31%
Graduate Degree9,34410.37%

Douglas County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White43,97238,3189,592
Black37,29934,54512,378
Hispanic6,4214,647888
Other Race2,1451,549248
Asian1,7401,438845
Multiple Races1,2121,075450
Native American11661
Islander151515

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,191$41,267$32,153
Less Than High School$21,321$25,545$14,492
High School Grad$29,437$32,196$24,416
Some College$33,706$40,727$30,543
Bachelors Degree$49,689$56,838$41,903
Graduate Degree$61,035$74,579$55,166

$36,191

Average Earnings

$41,267

Average Male

$32,153

Average Female

Douglas County, Georgia Language

Douglas County, Georgia Language by Age

Douglas County, Georgia Language

89.02% of Douglas County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 10.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.01% of the population.

Douglas County, Georgia Poverty

Douglas County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black62,3018,47513.60%
White60,0597,79912.99%
Hispanic12,8432,96623.09%
Other4,1161,41134.28%
Multiple2,77447417.09%
Asian2,3111476.36%
Native16311067.48%

14.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.51%

Male Poverty Rate

15.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Georgia is Native, with 67.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Georgia is Asian, with 6.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.73%
High School13.06%
Some College12.02%
Bachelors or Greater4.96%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.69%
Male Unemployed29.30%
Female Employed8.98%
Male Employed5.94%

Douglas County, Georgia Income

Douglas County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,333$71,598
Families$67,280$79,808
Married Families$79,495$91,119
Non Families$36,635$47,025

Douglas County, Georgia Marital Status

Douglas County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.6%

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

Douglas County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans

9,502

Number of Veterans

8,082

Male Veterans

1,420

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War2,945
Vietnam2,679
Second Gulf War1,918
Korea571
World War II162

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,9269.31%
Black4,1669.50%
Hispanic4155.35%
2 or More17511.89%
Other903.32%
Asian874.93%
Indian5842.34%

Douglas County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Georgia Employment Status

67.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Douglas County, Georgia

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