Acworth, Georgia Population 2020

22,912

Acworth is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 22,912, it is the 46th largest city in Georgia and the 1662nd largest city in the United States. Acworth is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 12.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,425 in 2010. Spanning over 10 miles, Acworth has a population density of 2,550 people per square mile.

The average household income in Acworth is $71,943 with a poverty rate of 10.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,221 per month, and the median house value is $173,700. The median age in Acworth is 35.2 years, 30.6 years for males, and 37.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.4 males.

Acworth Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Acworth was:

  • White: 61.00%
  • Black or African American: 28.28%
  • Other race: 3.62%
  • Asian: 3.21%
  • Two or more races: 3.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.26%
The current population of Acworth, Georgia is 22,912, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,642.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,425.

Acworth, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,62561.00%
Black or African American6,31728.28%
Some Other Race8093.62%
Asian7173.21%
Two or More Races7083.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1020.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native580.26%

Acworth Population Pyramid 2020

Acworth Median Age

35.2


Total

30.6


Male

37.8


Female

Acworth Adults

There are 16,458 adults, (2,394 of whom are seniors) in Acworth.

Acworth Age Dependency

58.8

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Acworth Sex Ratio

Female

11,374

50.92%

Male

10,962

49.08%

Acworth Households and Families

Acworth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Acworth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
Male73.4%26.6%
All63.8%36.2%
Non Family55.2%44.8%
Female38.8%61.2%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,5432.6163.8
Married4,2483.3875.3
Non Family2,8681.2355.2
Female1,0923.0938.8
Male3353.1373.4

3.26

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Acworth Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3982.75%
9th to 12th Grade5944.10%
High School Graduate3,54224.44%
Some College3,65125.19%
Associates Degree1,1948.24%
Bachelors Degree3,39323.41%
Graduate Degree1,72311.89%

Acworth Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,7878,3213,112
Black3,8023,5431,338
Hispanic1,3371,083329
Other Race44833243
Asian414379214
Multiple Races243243134
Islander3737
Native American202020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,612$44,698$38,518
Less Than High School$20,086$21,276$12,206
High School Grad$33,077$37,500$25,093
Some College$34,120$41,687$27,500
Bachelors Degree$48,761$61,627$46,465
Graduate Degree$57,372$96,875$47,477

$41,612

Average Earnings

$44,698

Average Male

$38,518

Average Female

Acworth Language

Acworth Language by Age

Acworth Language

77.83% of Acworth residents speak only English, while 22.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.91% of the population.

Acworth Poverty

Acworth Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,2861,1058.99%
Black6,3135438.60%
Hispanic2,45644117.96%
Multiple70819928.11%
Other809749.15%
Asian717608.37%
Native58915.52%

10.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.12%

Male Poverty Rate

9.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Acworth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Acworth is Multiple, with 28.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Acworth is Asian, with 8.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.13%
High School14.46%
Some College5.79%
Bachelors or Greater2.31%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed29.77%
Female Unemployed16.80%
Female Employed4.98%
Male Employed3.77%

Acworth Income

Acworth Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,682$71,943
Families$72,676$82,339
Married Families$79,866-
Non Families$40,165$48,649

Acworth Marital Status

Acworth Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Acworth Married by Age and Sex

Acworth Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Acworth Marital Status by Race

Acworth Veterans

1,377

Number of Veterans

1,249

Male Veterans

128

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam369
First Gulf War331
Second Gulf War251
World War II70
Korea63
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54422
55 to 64303
65 to 74283
18 to 34199
75+170
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10110.48%
Black2455.45%
Hispanic553.57%
2 or More319.69%

$Acworth Veterans by Education

4.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Acworth Employment Status

68.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Acworth Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

40.57%

Born in Georgia

83.48%

Native Born

16.52%

Foreign Born

6.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.48% of Acworth residents were born in the United States, with 40.57% having been born in Georgia. 6.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202022,9121350.59%
201922,7771350.60%
201822,642180.08%
201722,6241350.60%
201622,4893961.79%
201522,0932531.16%
201421,8403361.56%
201321,5042701.27%
201221,2344802.31%
201120,7542221.08%
201020,5327,1104.34%
200013,4228,90311.50%
19904,5198712.16%
19803,648-281-0.74%
19703,9290.00%