Gordon County, Georgia Population 2019

Gordon County, Georgia's estimated population is 57,089 with a growth rate of 0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gordon County, Georgia is the 40th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201757,0891020.18%
201656,9876001.06%
201556,3875090.91%
201455,878990.18%
201355,779900.16%
201255,6891920.35%
201155,4972780.50%
201055,21920,14757.44%
199035,0725,00216.63%
198030,0706,50027.58%
197023,5704,34222.58%
196019,2283061.62%
195018,9224772.59%
194018,4451,5999.49%
193016,846-890-5.02%
192017,7361,87511.82%
191015,8611,74212.34%
190014,1191,36110.67%
189012,7581,58714.21%
188011,1711,90320.53%
18709,268-878-8.65%
186010,1464,16269.55%
18505,9840.00%

Gordon County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,879
Black or African American2,298
Some Other Race1,253
Two or More Races876
Asian636
American Indian and Alaska Native472
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Gordon County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Gordon County, Georgia Median Age

37


Total

36


Male

38.3


Female

Gordon County, Georgia Adults

There are 42,145 adults, (7,664 of whom are seniors) in Gordon County, Georgia.

Gordon County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gordon County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

28,511

50.53%

Male

27,913

49.47%

Gordon County, Georgia Households and Families

Gordon County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Gordon County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
All64.2%35.8%
Non Family56.1%43.9%
Male42.9%57.1%
Female41.8%58.2%

64.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gordon County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,9592.864.2
Married11,2283.2475.2
Non Family4,9661.2956.1
Female2,7173.4441.8
Male1,0483.5442.9

3.18

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gordon County, Georgia Households

Gordon County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,5599.46%
9th to 12th Grade5,14513.68%
High School Graduate13,01934.61%
Some College8,18921.77%
Associates Degree2,5536.79%
Bachelors Degree3,0338.06%
Graduate Degree2,1145.62%

Gordon County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,67725,2334,232
Hispanic4,7702,134567
Black1,390885162
Other Race70724930
Asian42234995
Multiple Races39432793
Native American3432225
Islander10

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 82.99%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 23.60%.

Gordon County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,641$35,102$25,225
Less Than High School$22,601$25,822$17,449
High School Grad$28,984$35,763$22,332
Some College$31,174$36,922$24,031
Bachelors Degree$40,848$42,317$40,034
Graduate Degree$63,585$73,176$60,529

$30,641

Average Earnings

$35,102

Average Male

$25,225

Average Female

Gordon County, Georgia Language

Gordon County, Georgia Language by Age

Gordon County, Georgia Language

84.64% of Gordon County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 15.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.04% of the population.

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,4686,84715.75%
Hispanic8,6282,70531.35%
Black2,13678036.52%
Other1,24039431.77%
Multiple85420724.24%
Asian6316710.62%
Native47210.21%

18.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.40%

Male Poverty Rate

20.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gordon County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gordon County, Georgia is Black, with 36.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gordon County, Georgia is Native, with 0.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.39%.

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.63%
High School13.46%
Some College9.00%
Bachelors or Greater4.53%

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.89%
Male Unemployed25.33%
Female Employed9.51%
Male Employed8.52%

Gordon County, Georgia Income

Gordon County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,452$57,636
Families$47,282$64,193
Married Families$56,524$73,427
Non Families$24,575$32,828

Gordon County, Georgia Marital Status

Gordon County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gordon County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Gordon County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Gordon County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by War

3,169

Number of Veterans

3,076

Male Veterans

93

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,466
First Gulf War518
Second Gulf War310
Korea180
World War II81

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,142
35 to 54704
75+579
55 to 64508
18 to 34236

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9287.63%
Black19611.47%
2 or More4510.20%
Hispanic60.11%

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gordon County, Georgia Employment Status

Gordon County, Georgia Employment by Age

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Gordon County, Georgia Employment by Race

Gordon County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gordon County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Calhoun15781164456644.21%
Resaca768781131.69%
Fairmount720738182.50%
Plainville313323103.19%
Ranger13113543.05%
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