Newton County, Georgia Population 2018

Newton County, Georgia's estimated population is 108,078 with a growth rate of 4.02% 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
2017108,0784,1774.02%
2016103,901-2,679-2.51%
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
White54,902
Black or African American44,682
Two or More Races2,375
Asian1,063
Some Other Race487
American Indian and Alaska Native392

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

Newton County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Newton County, Georgia Median Age

36.1


Total

33.6


Male

37.4


Female

Newton County, Georgia Adults

There are 75,640 adults, (12,260 of which are seniors) in Newton County, Georgia.

Newton County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Newton County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

54,477

52.43%

Male

49,424

47.57%

Newton County, Georgia Households and Families

Newton County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newton County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All68.2%31.8%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Male47.9%52.1%
Female47.6%52.4%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Newton County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,0902.9268.2
Married16,5143.583
Non Family10,0861.2461.2
Female6,4843.947.6
Male2,0063.4947.9

3.5

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

5.8%

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 Grade2,9714.52%
9th to 12th Grade7,29711.10%
High School Graduate20,64731.39%
Some College16,67525.35%
Associates Degree5,1467.82%
Bachelors Degree8,42912.82%
Graduate Degree4,6027.00%

Newton County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,75630,4077,037
Black26,20822,6355,496
Hispanic2,5211,413291
Multiple Races924811154
Asian621474108
Other Race34319648
Native American14911943

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 87.77%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 28.86%.

Newton County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,061$41,220$30,318
Less Than High School$19,775$22,097$15,221
High School Grad$31,157$32,963$27,762
Some College$32,395$44,477$26,820
Bachelors Degree$43,899$61,031$36,859
Graduate Degree$55,552$58,917$51,611

$34,061

Average Earnings

$41,220

Average Male

$30,318

Average Female

Newton County, Georgia Language

Newton County, Georgia Language by Age

Newton County, Georgia Language

93.44% of Newton County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.88% of the population.

Newton County, Georgia Poverty

Newton County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black44,2059,69221.93%
White50,6626,48412.80%
Hispanic4,9331,28726.09%
Multiple2,3532088.84%
Other4685110.90%
Native392287.14%

17.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.41%

Male Poverty Rate

18.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newton County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 26.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newton County, Georgia is Native, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.40%.

Newton County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.47%
High School15.31%
Some College11.60%
Bachelors or Greater2.72%

Newton County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.61%
Male Unemployed25.12%
Female Employed7.97%
Male Employed6.22%

Newton County, Georgia Income

Newton County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,068$63,643
Families$57,225$69,898
Married Families$70,607$
Non Families$32,802$44,851

Newton County, Georgia Marital Status

Newton County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

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

Newton County, Georgia Veterans

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by War

7,691

Number of Veterans

7,011

Male Veterans

680

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,230
First Gulf War2,227
Second Gulf War1,568
Korea507
World War II245

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,111
65 to 741,607
55 to 641,134
75+983
18 to 34856

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,50410.77%
Black3,0109.73%
Hispanic1023.35%
2 or More947.83%
Indian4519.74%
Other286.57%
Asian101.13%

Newton County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newton County, Georgia Employment Status

Newton County, Georgia Employment by Age

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

10.6%

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