Polk County Population 2017

Polk County's estimated population is 41,776 with a growth rate of 0.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Polk County is the 48th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201641,7763710.90%
201541,4054381.07%
201440,967-93-0.23%
201341,060-45-0.11%
201241,105-184-0.45%
201141,289-248-0.60%
201041,5377,72222.84%
199033,8151,4294.41%
198032,3862,7309.21%
197029,6561,6415.86%
196028,015-2,961-9.56%
195030,9762,5098.81%
194028,4673,32613.23%
193025,1414,78423.50%
192020,3571540.76%
191020,2032,34713.14%
190017,8562,91119.48%
189014,9452,99325.04%
188011,9524,13052.80%
18707,8221,52724.26%
18606,2950.00%

Polk County Population Growth

Population Data via

Polk County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White34,58582.79%
Black or African American5,36412.84%
Two or More Races7051.69%
Asian3600.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native3160.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander750.18%

Polk County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Polk County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cedartown97489799510.52%
Rockmart418742991122.67%
Aragon12491242-7-0.56%
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