Alpharetta, Georgia Population 2022

70,081
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Alpharetta is a city located in Fulton County Georgia. Alpharetta has a 2020 population of 70,081. Alpharetta is currently growing at a rate of 1.38% annually and its population has increased by 21.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 57,691 in 2010.

The average household income in Alpharetta is $153,808 with a poverty rate of 5.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,464 per month, and the median house value is $447,400. The median age in Alpharetta is 39.6 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.9 years for females.

Alpharetta Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alpharettawas:

  • White: 59.50%
  • Asian: 23.00%
  • Black or African American: 12.21%
  • Two or more races: 3.66%
  • Other race: 1.58%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Alpharetta, Georgia is 70,081 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 70,081.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 57,691.

Alpharetta, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39,60659.50%
Black or African American8,12812.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.05%
Asian15,31323.00%
Some Other Race1,0501.58%
Two or More Races2,4363.66%
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Alpharetta Population by Race

Alpharetta Population Pyramid 2022

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Alpharetta Median Age

39.9


Total

38.7


Male

41.1


Female

Alpharetta Adults

There are 49,436 adults, (6,750 of whom are seniors) in Alpharetta.

Alpharetta Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Alpharetta Sex Ratio

Female

33,266

49.97%

Male

33,300

50.03%

Alpharetta Population by Age

Alpharetta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alpharetta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All67.7%32.3%
Female51.6%48.4%
Non Family43.4%56.6%
Male30.3%69.7%

67.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alpharetta Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,9582.7667.7
Married15,1443.2781.4
Male7103.1730.3
Female1,9523.4151.6
Non Family6,1521.2843.4

3.23

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

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Alpharetta Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6571.46%
9th to 12th Grade8101.80%
High School Graduate4,1079.11%
Some College6,15513.65%
Associates Degree1,8374.07%
Bachelors Degree18,40440.81%
Graduate Degree13,13029.11%
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Alpharetta Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alpharetta Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian10,33710,0338,526
White25,49525,03018,181
2+ Races1,1611,125703
Black5,3805,1942,800
Hispanic3,2062,7281,602
Other Race398341132
Native American28285

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 asian people with a rate of 82.48%.

Alpharetta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$75,823$93,098$57,766
Less Than 9th Grade$24,801$30,663$24,286
High School Graduate$34,572$37,357$31,893
Some College$41,057$41,202$40,829
Bachelors Degree$78,623$97,431$55,316
Graduate Degree$108,389$129,449$91,652

$75,823

Average Earnings

$93,098

Average Male

$57,766

Average Female

Alpharetta Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alpharetta Language by Age

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Alpharetta Language

67.58% of Alpharetta residents speak only English, while 32.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 13.30% of the population.

Alpharetta Language

Alpharetta Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native281553.57%
Hispanic5,31570513.26%
Black7,9415106.42%
White35,5911,7795.00%
Asian15,3123232.11%
Other33NaN%
Multiple2,3511034.38%

5.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.78%

Male Poverty Rate

4.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alpharetta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alpharetta is Native, with 53.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alpharetta is Multiple, with 4.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.56%.

Alpharetta Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.55%
High School7.74%
Some College4.77%
Bachelors or Greater3.38%

Alpharetta Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.24%
Male Unemployed26.50%
Female Employed1.73%
Female Unemployed20.04%

Alpharetta Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alpharetta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$119,568$166,451
Families$153,102$190,504
Married Families$174,102-
Non Families$70,521$91,073
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Income by Household Type

Alpharetta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.8%

Male Marriage Rate

59.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Alpharetta Married by Age and Sex

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Alpharetta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Alpharetta Marital Status by Race

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Alpharetta Marital Status

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1,984

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War368
First Gulf War733
Vietnam537
Korea107
World War II24

Alpharetta Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34161
35 to 54619
55 to 64513
65 to 74398
75+293

Alpharetta Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5955.16%
Black3335.70%
Asian180.17%
Other Race174.01%
2+ Races211.61%
Hispanic982.69%

Alpharetta Veterans by Race

Alpharetta Veterans by Education

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2.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alpharetta Veterans by Education

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72%

Labor Force Participation

68%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Alpharetta Employment by Age

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Alpharetta Employment by Race

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Alpharetta Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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26.38%

Born in Alpharetta

70.91%

Native Born

29.09%

Foreign Born

15.17%

Non Citizen

13.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.91% of Alpharetta residents were born in the United States, with 26.38% having been born in Georgia. 15.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Alpharetta Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19406000.00%
19601,3007003.94%
19702,5001,2006.76%
19803,1286282.27%
199013,0029,87415.31%
200034,85421,85210.36%
201057,69122,8375.17%
201159,1411,4502.51%
201261,5772,4364.12%
201361,9373600.58%
201462,6937561.22%
201563,3376441.03%
201665,4112,0743.27%
201765,7343230.49%
201866,2575230.80%
201967,2139561.44%
202068,1699561.42%
202169,1259561.40%
202270,0819561.38%

Alpharetta Population by Year