Rockdale County, Georgia Population 2018

Rockdale County, Georgia's estimated population is 90,312 with a growth rate of 1.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rockdale County, Georgia is the 28th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201788,482-1,830-2.03%
201790,3129371.05%
201689,3756880.78%
201588,6871,2711.45%
201487,4167980.92%
201386,6181,0621.24%
201285,556530.06%
201185,5031300.15%
201085,37331,28257.83%
199054,09117,34447.20%
198036,74718,595102.44%
197018,1527,58071.70%
196010,5722,10824.91%
19508,4647409.58%
19407,7244776.58%
19307,247-2,274-23.88%
19209,5216056.79%
19108,9161,40118.64%
19007,51570210.30%
18906,813-25-0.37%
18806,8380.00%

Rockdale County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American45,865
White37,221
Two or More Races1,965
Asian1,748
Some Other Race1,358
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220
American Indian and Alaska Native105

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

Rockdale 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

Rockdale County, Georgia Median Age

37.3


Total

35.8


Male

38.9


Female

Rockdale County, Georgia Adults

There are 65,865 adults, (11,487 of whom are seniors) in Rockdale County, Georgia.

Rockdale County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockdale County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

46,727

52.81%

Male

41,755

47.19%

Rockdale County, Georgia Households and Families

Rockdale County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Rockdale County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All68.5%31.5%
Male62.3%37.7%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Female48.4%51.6%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockdale County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,9372.9368.5
Married14,6123.482.5
Non Family8,0241.2758.4
Female5,5673.8548.4
Male1,7343.6762.3

3.44

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockdale County, Georgia Households

Rockdale County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5924.49%
9th to 12th Grade4,9428.57%
High School Graduate18,61132.27%
Some College11,70620.30%
Associates Degree4,9588.60%
Bachelors Degree9,99817.34%
Graduate Degree4,8628.43%

Rockdale County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black28,23725,7118,776
White23,51720,8615,158
Hispanic4,5162,380555
Asian1,1921,007400
Multiple Races68858690
Other Race674402147
Islander5454
Native American443811

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 33.56%.

Rockdale County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,476$40,465$32,442
Less Than High School$18,278$20,307$15,266
High School Grad$27,522$31,732$21,930
Some College$35,084$44,659$29,029
Bachelors Degree$50,268$56,184$45,325
Graduate Degree$56,704$73,750$51,730

$36,476

Average Earnings

$40,465

Average Male

$32,442

Average Female

Rockdale County, Georgia Language

Rockdale County, Georgia Language by Age

Rockdale County, Georgia Language

88.69% of Rockdale County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.31% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.76% of the population.

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black45,4017,36216.22%
Hispanic9,0143,26236.19%
White30,0882,9819.91%
Multiple1,96545323.05%
Islander220220100.00%
Other1,34720215.00%
Asian1,7481418.07%

16.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.42%

Male Poverty Rate

17.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockdale County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockdale County, Georgia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockdale County, Georgia is Asian, with 8.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.51%.

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.33%
High School17.70%
Some College7.81%
Bachelors or Greater3.03%

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.61%
Male Unemployed21.60%
Female Employed8.31%
Male Employed7.68%

Rockdale County, Georgia Income

Rockdale County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,175$67,949
Families$62,643$76,016
Married Families$78,287$90,290
Non Families$34,984$42,053

Rockdale County, Georgia Marital Status

Rockdale County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockdale County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Rockdale 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.

Rockdale County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by War

6,089

Number of Veterans

5,438

Male Veterans

651

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,136
First Gulf War1,611
Second Gulf War1,126
Korea250
World War II130

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,897
65 to 741,538
55 to 641,353
75+888
18 to 34413

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black3,0509.25%
White2,7329.20%
2 or More24727.69%
Hispanic1402.62%
Asian271.99%
Indian2641.27%
Other70.99%

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockdale County, Georgia Employment Status

Rockdale County, Georgia Employment by Age

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Rockdale County, Georgia Employment by Race

Rockdale County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rockdale County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Conyers15196159197234.76%
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