Alpharetta, Georgia Population 2020

66,847

Alpharetta is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 66,847, it is the 13th largest city in Georgia and the 570th largest city in the United States. Alpharetta is currently growing at a rate of 0.44% annually and its population has increased by 16.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 57,551 in 2010. Spanning over 27 miles, Alpharetta has a population density of 2,485 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alpharetta is $143,873 with a poverty rate of 6.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,375 per month, and the median house value is $392,200. The median age in Alpharetta is 38.8 years, 37.3 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males.

Alpharetta Demographics

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

  • White: 63.74%
  • Asian: 19.77%
  • Black or African American: 12.19%
  • Two or more races: 2.47%
  • Other race: 1.45%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Alpharetta, Georgia is 66,847, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 66,255.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 57,551.

Alpharetta, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41,22263.74%
Asian12,78419.77%
Black or African American7,88112.19%
Two or More Races1,5992.47%
Some Other Race9361.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native2270.35%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.04%

Alpharetta Population Pyramid 2020

Alpharetta Median Age

38.8


Total

37.3


Male

40.4


Female

Alpharetta Adults

There are 47,034 adults, (6,051 of whom are seniors) in Alpharetta.

Alpharetta Age Dependency

57.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Alpharetta Sex Ratio

Female

32,075

49.60%

Male

32,597

50.40%

Alpharetta Households and Families

Alpharetta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Alpharetta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
All65.2%34.8%
Male43.6%56.4%
Non Family43.3%56.7%
Female39.5%60.5%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,7902.7165.2
Married14,1243.2980.7
Non Family6,7071.2643.3
Female2,1573.0239.5
Male8023.7343.6

3.22

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Alpharetta Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7251.67%
9th to 12th Grade8241.90%
High School Graduate4,2309.77%
Some College6,49415.00%
Associates Degree2,1955.07%
Bachelors Degree17,13939.59%
Graduate Degree11,68827.00%

Alpharetta Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,25425,63117,486
Asian8,6428,3307,214
Black4,7564,5762,525
Hispanic3,0882,6541,275
Multiple Races614579367
Other Race479454173
Native American838329
Islander23233

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 83.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$67,262$91,302$48,857
Less Than High School$23,545$22,717$24,954
High School Grad$29,175$36,055$28,719
Some College$40,424$41,080$39,565
Bachelors Degree$80,259$97,404$56,940
Graduate Degree$91,387$112,061$57,917

$67,262

Average Earnings

$91,302

Average Male

$48,857

Average Female

Alpharetta Language

Alpharetta Language by Age

Alpharetta Language

71.35% of Alpharetta residents speak only English, while 28.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 9.92% of the population.

Alpharetta Poverty

Alpharetta Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,7331,3993.81%
Hispanic5,4171,09920.29%
Black7,76094612.19%
Asian12,7835214.08%
Other91912914.04%
Multiple1,524261.71%
Native2232310.31%

6.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.58%

Male Poverty Rate

6.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alpharetta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alpharetta is Hispanic, with 20.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alpharetta is Multiple, with 1.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.06%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.23%
High School8.81%
Some College4.75%
Bachelors or Greater3.01%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.65%
Male Unemployed11.04%
Female Employed3.02%
Male Employed2.56%

Alpharetta Income

Alpharetta Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$105,908$143,873
Families$128,568$164,180
Married Families$150,966-
Non Families$63,731$83,182

Alpharetta Marital Status

Alpharetta Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Alpharetta Married by Age and Sex

Alpharetta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Alpharetta Marital Status by Race

Alpharetta Veterans

2,163

Number of Veterans

1,945

Male Veterans

218

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam648
First Gulf War549
Second Gulf War262
Korea199
World War II179
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7615.66%
Black2785.04%
Hispanic2156.43%
Other7213.95%
2 or More202.95%
Asian190.21%
Indian1312.38%

$Alpharetta Veterans by Education

2.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alpharetta Employment Status

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Alpharetta 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

27.91%

Born in Georgia

74.10%

Native Born

25.90%

Foreign Born

15.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

74.10% of Alpharetta residents were born in the United States, with 27.91% having been born in Georgia. 15.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202066,8472960.44%
201966,5512960.45%
201866,2555560.85%
201765,6992960.45%
201665,4032,0653.26%
201563,3386341.01%
201462,7047581.22%
201361,9463660.59%
201261,5802,4424.13%
201159,1381,4452.50%
201057,69322,8395.17%
200034,85421,85210.36%
199013,0029,87415.31%
19803,1286282.27%
19702,5001,2006.76%
19601,3007003.94%
19406000.00%