Newton County, Georgia Population 2018

Newton County, Georgia's estimated population is 108,078 with a growth rate of 1.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Newton County, Georgia is the 23rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017105,042-3,036-2.81%
2017108,0781,4981.41%
2016106,5801,6221.55%
2015104,9581,4501.40%
2014103,5081,4201.39%
2013102,0881,0881.08%
2012101,0005240.52%
2011100,4763190.32%
2010100,15758,349139.56%
199041,8087,31921.22%
198034,4898,20731.23%
197026,2825,28325.16%
196020,9998144.03%
195020,1851,6098.66%
194018,5761,2867.44%
193017,290-4,390-20.25%
192021,6803,23117.51%
191018,4491,71510.25%
190016,7342,42416.94%
189014,3106875.04%
188013,623-992-6.79%
187014,6152952.06%
186014,3201,0247.70%
185013,2961,66814.34%
184011,6284734.24%
183011,1550.00%

Newton County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White54,606
Black or African American45,433
Two or More Races2,712
Asian1,061
Some Other Race790
American Indian and Alaska Native316
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander124

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

Newton County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Newton County, Georgia Median Age

36.2


Total

33.8


Male

37.8


Female

Newton County, Georgia Adults

There are 76,794 adults, (12,618 of whom are seniors) in Newton County, Georgia.

Newton County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Newton County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

55,102

52.46%

Male

49,940

47.54%

Newton County, Georgia Households and Families

Newton County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Newton County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All69%31%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Female48.4%51.6%
Male48.1%51.9%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newton County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,8232.8969
Married17,4623.4883
Non Family9,8871.2562.1
Female6,5333.6748.4
Male1,9413.3848.1

3.43

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newton County, Georgia Households

Newton County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,8154.21%
9th to 12th Grade7,08110.58%
High School Graduate21,81632.61%
Some College16,83825.17%
Associates Degree5,0517.55%
Bachelors Degree8,45512.64%
Graduate Degree4,8487.25%

Newton County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,63230,6096,813
Black26,87723,2885,656
Hispanic2,7001,579355
Multiple Races1,016891172
Other Race62150578
Asian614454182
Native American256249184
Islander124124

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 71.88%.

Newton County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,723$41,670$30,187
Less Than High School$19,836$25,227$15,009
High School Grad$31,750$35,183$26,904
Some College$33,241$44,771$26,992
Bachelors Degree$45,548$63,926$39,229
Graduate Degree$55,908$59,150$51,745

$34,723

Average Earnings

$41,670

Average Male

$30,187

Average Female

Newton County, Georgia Language

Newton County, Georgia Language by Age

Newton County, Georgia Language

93.56% of Newton County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.68% of the population.

Newton County, Georgia Poverty

Newton County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black44,9749,37220.84%
White50,3706,58513.07%
Hispanic5,2411,26224.08%
Multiple2,6902589.59%
Other78214818.93%
Native316216.65%
Asian926101.08%

16.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.21%

Male Poverty Rate

18.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newton County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 24.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Georgia is Asian, with 1.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.36%.

Newton County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.74%
High School14.82%
Some College12.56%
Bachelors or Greater3.02%

Newton County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.27%
Male Unemployed33.70%
Female Employed8.30%
Male Employed6.07%

Newton County, Georgia Income

Newton County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,784$67,033
Families$60,680$74,560
Married Families$73,586$88,129
Non Families$32,638$43,887

Newton County, Georgia Marital Status

Newton County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Newton County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Newton 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.

Newton County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Newton County, Georgia Veterans

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by War

7,277

Number of Veterans

6,669

Male Veterans

608

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,213
First Gulf War2,097
Second Gulf War1,580
Korea485
World War II174

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,773
65 to 741,640
55 to 641,133
75+980
18 to 34751

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,37710.49%
Black2,6048.19%
Hispanic1494.71%
2 or More13511.16%
Indian10942.58%
Other446.26%
Asian80.88%

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by Education

5.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newton County, Georgia Employment Status

Newton County, Georgia Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Newton County, Georgia Employment by Race

Newton County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Newton County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Covington13116139778616.56%
Social Circle 422844522245.30%
Oxford21342224904.22%
Porterdale14291495664.62%
Newborn696745497.04%
Mansfield410440307.32%
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