Rockdale County, Georgia Population 2018

Rockdale County, Georgia's estimated population is 90,312 with a growth rate of 3.13% 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
201790,3122,7433.13%
201687,569-1,806-2.02%
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 American44,299
White38,222
Two or More Races1,782
Asian1,736
Some Other Race1,236
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander203
American Indian and Alaska Native91

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

Rockdale 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

Rockdale County, Georgia Median Age

37.5


Total

35.8


Male

39.4


Female

Rockdale County, Georgia Adults

There are 64,976 adults, (11,034 of which are seniors) in Rockdale County, Georgia.

Rockdale County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockdale County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

46,145

52.70%

Male

41,424

47.30%

Rockdale County, Georgia Households and Families

Rockdale County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rockdale County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.9%19.1%
All67.8%32.2%
Male64.1%35.9%
Non Family59%41%
Female49.1%50.9%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockdale County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,9402.967.8
Married14,2433.4180.9
Non Family8,6761.2959
Female5,5543.9449.1
Male1,4673.5464.1

3.48

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade2,3874.20%
9th to 12th Grade4,9288.67%
High School Graduate18,29732.21%
Some College11,51220.26%
Associates Degree4,9398.69%
Bachelors Degree10,09317.77%
Graduate Degree4,6568.20%

Rockdale County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black26,86124,2288,081
White23,98921,3475,486
Hispanic4,3722,532506
Asian1,1871,023523
Multiple Races759624118
Other Race670479247
Islander4949
Native American35306

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 44.06%.

Rockdale County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,741$40,205$31,023
Less Than High School$17,509$19,363$15,950
High School Grad$26,169$31,104$21,046
Some College$32,170$44,958$27,488
Bachelors Degree$46,570$53,451$42,427
Graduate Degree$55,885$66,250$53,600

$34,741

Average Earnings

$40,205

Average Male

$31,023

Average Female

Rockdale County, Georgia Language

Rockdale County, Georgia Language by Age

Rockdale County, Georgia Language

88.84% of Rockdale County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.62% of the population.

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black43,8277,91918.07%
Hispanic8,7553,39338.75%
White31,0263,0829.93%
Multiple1,78240222.56%
Islander203203100.00%
Other1,20817714.65%
Asian1,7361649.45%

17.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.27%

Male Poverty Rate

17.96%

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 9.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.53%.

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.91%
High School18.43%
Some College9.77%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%

Rockdale County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.72%
Male Unemployed22.02%
Female Employed8.80%
Male Employed7.83%

Rockdale County, Georgia Income

Rockdale County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,072$63,483
Families$57,619$71,538
Married Families$72,420$
Non Families$34,513$40,969

Rockdale County, Georgia Marital Status

Rockdale County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

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

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by War

6,211

Number of Veterans

5,456

Male Veterans

755

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,338
First Gulf War1,579
Second Gulf War795
Korea400
World War II145

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,928
65 to 741,652
55 to 641,330
75+950
18 to 34351

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,06510.13%
Black2,8669.10%
2 or More22824.54%
Hispanic1172.25%
Asian382.85%
Other81.11%
Indian69.52%

Rockdale County, Georgia Veterans by Education

6.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockdale County, Georgia Employment Status

Rockdale County, Georgia Employment by Age

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

10.3%

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