Adel, Georgia Population 2020

5,360

Adel is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 5,360, it is the 126th largest city in Georgia and the 4561st largest city in the United States. Adel is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 0.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,334 in 2010. Adel reached it's highest population of 5,592 in 1980. Spanning over 9 miles, Adel has a population density of 614 people per square mile.

The average household income in Adel is $48,233 with a poverty rate of 27.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $730 per month, and the median house value is $86,500. The median age in Adel is 36.4 years, 32.3 years for males, and 40.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.7 males.

Adel Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.19%
  • White: 45.94%
  • Two or more races: 1.91%
  • Other race: 0.83%
  • Asian: 0.64%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Adel, Georgia is 5,360, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,298.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,334.

Adel, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,65550.19%
White2,43045.94%
Two or More Races1011.91%
Some Other Race440.83%
Asian340.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.49%

Adel Population Pyramid 2020

Adel Median Age

36.4


Total

32.3


Male

40.2


Female

Adel Adults

There are 3,952 adults, (863 of whom are seniors) in Adel.

Adel Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Adel Sex Ratio

Female

2,833

53.55%

Male

2,457

46.45%

Adel Households and Families

Adel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.2%22.8%
Male69.5%30.5%
All62.1%37.9%
Non Family55.5%44.5%
Female45.3%54.7%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9932.5962.1
Married7513.1977.2
Non Family7301.2655.5
Female4303.5545.3
Male823.9469.5

3.24

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adel Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1554.59%
9th to 12th Grade37211.02%
High School Graduate1,08232.05%
Some College74121.95%
Associates Degree40812.09%
Bachelors Degree3139.27%
Graduate Degree3059.03%

Adel Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6051,361348
Black1,4821,247228
Hispanic15410634
Multiple Races7575
Other Race442020
Asian3434
Native American26268

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 other race people with a rate of 45.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,701$36,906$26,920
Less Than High School$$15,833$
High School Grad$26,441$27,097$23,315
Some College$31,575$38,641$24,435
Bachelors Degree$33,458$$26,830
Graduate Degree$60,903$66,574$60,116

$29,701

Average Earnings

$36,906

Average Male

$26,920

Average Female

Adel Language

Adel Language by Age

Adel Language

96.26% of Adel residents speak only English, while 3.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.66% of the population.

Adel Poverty

Adel Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,62579830.40%
White2,17551123.49%
Hispanic2509839.20%

27.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.56%

Male Poverty Rate

29.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adel is Hispanic, with 39.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adel is White, with 23.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.75%
High School25.29%
Some College16.83%
Bachelors or Greater14.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed73.02%
Female Employed11.01%
Male Employed8.67%

Adel Income

Adel Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,481$48,233
Families$38,068$54,970
Married Families$59,561-
Non Families$22,864$31,961

Adel Marital Status

Adel Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Adel Married by Age and Sex

Adel 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.

Adel Marital Status by Race

Adel Veterans

397

Number of Veterans

334

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam101
First Gulf War84
Second Gulf War34
Korea12
World War II4
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64122
65 to 74121
35 to 5478
75+62
18 to 3414
Name Veterans % of Total
White21711.76%
Black944.88%
2 or More3445.33%
Asian34100.00%
Indian1869.23%
Hispanic148.54%

$Adel Veterans by Education

8.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adel Employment Status

54.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Adel 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

80.57%

Born in Georgia

98.05%

Native Born

1.95%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.05% of Adel residents were born in the United States, with 80.57% having been born in Georgia. 1.25% 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
20205,360310.58%
20195,329310.59%
20185,298-22-0.41%
20175,320310.59%
20165,289410.78%
20155,248-77-1.45%
20145,325671.27%
20135,258250.48%
20125,233-54-1.02%
20115,287-40-0.75%
20105,327200.04%
20005,3072140.41%
19905,093-499-0.93%
19805,5926201.18%
19704,9726511.41%
19604,3211,5454.52%
19502,7760.00%