Muscogee County, Georgia Population 2018

Muscogee County, Georgia's estimated population is 194,058 with a growth rate of -3.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Muscogee County, Georgia is the 12th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017194,058-6,245-3.12%
2016200,3033,9962.04%
2016196,307-2,575-1.29%
2015198,882-1,832-0.91%
2014200,714-2,560-1.26%
2013203,2744,2232.12%
2012199,0513,7191.90%
2011195,3324,2222.21%
2010191,11011,8326.60%
1990179,2789,1705.39%
1980170,1082,7311.63%
1970167,3778,7545.52%
1960158,62340,59534.39%
1950118,02842,53456.34%
194075,49417,93631.16%
193057,55813,36330.24%
192044,1957,96821.99%
191036,2276,39121.42%
190029,8362,0757.47%
189027,7618,43943.68%
188019,3222,65915.96%
187016,663790.48%
186016,584-1,994-10.73%
185018,5786,87958.80%
184011,6998,191233.49%
18303,5080.00%

Muscogee County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White90,769
Black or African American90,256
Two or More Races8,126
Some Other Race5,275
Asian4,783
American Indian and Alaska Native699
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander395

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

Muscogee 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

Muscogee County, Georgia Median Age

33.6


Total

31.8


Male

35.7


Female

Muscogee County, Georgia Adults

There are 151,028 adults, (24,036 of which are seniors) in Muscogee County, Georgia.

Muscogee County, Georgia Age Dependency

57.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Muscogee County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

102,019

50.93%

Male

98,284

49.07%

Muscogee County, Georgia Households and Families

Muscogee County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Muscogee County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64.7%35.3%
All48.5%51.5%
Non Family38.7%61.3%
Female37.5%62.5%
Male36.9%63.1%

48.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Muscogee County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All73,4492.648.5
Married28,5913.2864.7
Non Family26,9831.2338.7
Female14,1193.637.5
Male3,7563.5336.9

3.32

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Muscogee County, Georgia Households

Muscogee County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,7664.49%
9th to 12th Grade11,4088.89%
High School Graduate34,42326.83%
Some College33,17525.86%
Associates Degree11,4348.91%
Bachelors Degree19,56415.25%
Graduate Degree12,5089.75%

Muscogee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White58,52053,20119,170
Black56,13746,9138,934
Hispanic7,9716,1721,582
Asian3,3232,8401,678
Other Race3,0582,133397
Multiple Races2,6562,391767
Native American468427159
Islander130104

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 91.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.50%.

Muscogee County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,841$36,963$25,364
Less Than High School$16,818$20,423$13,896
High School Grad$23,037$26,145$19,954
Some College$29,567$36,902$22,836
Bachelors Degree$44,562$55,230$36,551
Graduate Degree$61,067$79,923$50,803

$30,841

Average Earnings

$36,963

Average Male

$25,364

Average Female

Muscogee County, Georgia Language

Muscogee County, Georgia Language by Age

Muscogee County, Georgia Language

90.72% of Muscogee County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.14% of the population.

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black87,09826,33830.24%
White79,1888,82511.14%
Hispanic13,9003,30723.79%
Other5,1171,65032.25%
Multiple7,8281,64421.00%
Asian4,57049510.83%
Native643436.69%

20.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.00%

Male Poverty Rate

22.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia is Other, with 32.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia is Native, with 6.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.59%.

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.46%
High School19.60%
Some College14.48%
Bachelors or Greater5.85%

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.13%
Male Unemployed37.11%
Female Employed13.50%
Male Employed7.75%

Muscogee County, Georgia Income

Muscogee County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,661$60,761
Families$53,731$72,529
Married Families$71,484$94,442
Non Families$26,757$38,810

Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status

Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

38.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Muscogee 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.

Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by War

21,807

Number of Veterans

18,215

Male Veterans

3,592

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War7,358
Second Gulf War6,929
Vietnam6,356
Korea1,314
World War II648

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 547,361
55 to 644,710
18 to 343,788
65 to 743,337
75+2,611

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black10,66116.35%
White10,06715.25%
Hispanic1,27615.39%
2 or More50213.74%
Other35211.07%
Asian942.72%
Indian7113.76%
Hawaiian6035.09%

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment Status

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Age

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Race

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Muscogee County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Columbus19054519748569403.64%
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