Auburn, Georgia Population 2021

7,704
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Auburn is a city located in Barrow County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 7,704, it is the 111th largest city in Georgia and the 3724th largest city in the United States . Auburn is currently growing at a rate of 0.29% annually and its population has increased by 11.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,887 in 2010. Auburn reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Auburn has a population density of 1,143 people per square mile.

The average household income in Auburn is $61,748 with a poverty rate of 12.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $864 per month, and the median house value is $142,000. The median age in Auburn is 33.9 years, 33.7 years for males, and 34.1 years for females.

Auburn Demographics

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

  • White: 81.91%
  • Black or African American: 7.43%
  • Asian: 4.04%
  • Other race: 3.61%
  • Two or more races: 3.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Auburn, Georgia is 7,704 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,660.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,887.

Auburn, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,12881.91%
Black or African American5567.43%
Asian3024.04%
Some Other Race2703.61%
Two or More Races2253.01%
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Auburn Population by Race

Auburn Population Pyramid $2021

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Auburn Median Age

33.9


Total

33.7


Male

34.1


Female

Auburn Adults

There are 5,556 adults, (693 of whom are seniors) in Auburn.

Auburn Age Dependency

53.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Auburn Sex Ratio

Female

3,662

48.95%

Male

3,819

51.05%

Auburn Population by Age

Auburn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Auburn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female53.1%46.9%
Non Family75.1%24.9%
All79.1%20.9%
Married84.3%15.7%
Male91.9%8.1%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Auburn Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4363.0779.1
Married1,4133.7584.3
Non Family5871.1275.1
Female2753.5953.1
Male1613.3191.9

3.64

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

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Auburn Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3286.49%
9th to 12th Grade81516.12%
High School Graduate1,58231.30%
Some College1,26525.02%
Associates Degree4058.01%
Bachelors Degree51210.13%
Graduate Degree1482.93%
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Auburn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,9243,062563
Hispanic63647410
Black32628948
Other Race179117
Asian1749239
2+ Races6753

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 88.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 22.41%.

Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,965$41,312$25,890
Less Than 9th Grade$23,750$26,450$17,625
High School Graduate$32,917$40,587$21,429
Some College$38,929$48,670$27,264
Bachelors Degree$37,147$42,257$32,885
Graduate Degree$29,125$25,625$49,643

$33,965

Average Earnings

$41,312

Average Male

$25,890

Average Female

Auburn Earnings by Educational Attainment

Auburn Language by Age

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Auburn Language

80.19% of Auburn residents speak only English, while 19.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.90% of the population.

Auburn Language

Auburn Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,49867612.30%
Hispanic1,08414613.47%
Other2705821.48%
Black556559.89%
Multiple2255323.56%
Asian3025016.56%

12.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.30%

Male Poverty Rate

13.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Auburn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Multiple, with 23.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Black, with 9.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.23%.

Auburn Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.45%
High School10.11%
Bachelors or Greater7.58%
Some College5.75%

Auburn Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed42.59%
Female Unemployed7.61%
Female Employed5.18%
Male Employed4.83%

Auburn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Auburn Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,941$61,748
Families$67,519$69,446
Married Families$73,664-
Non Families$29,464$35,444
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Income by Household Type

Auburn Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Auburn Married by Age and Sex

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Auburn 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 35-44.

Auburn Marital Status by Race

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Auburn Marital Status

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301

Number of Veterans

297

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War92
Second Gulf War39
Vietnam29
Korea23
World War II8

Auburn Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54126
55 to 6499
75+38
18 to 3428
65 to 7410

Auburn Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2775.91%
Black246.50%

Auburn Veterans by Race

Auburn Veterans by Education

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6.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Auburn Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Auburn Employment by Age

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Auburn Employment by Race

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Auburn 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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57.71%

Born in Auburn

90.44%

Native Born

9.56%

Foreign Born

3.52%

Non Citizen

6.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.44% of Auburn residents were born in the United States, with 57.71% having been born in Georgia. 3.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Auburn Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,704220.29%
20207,682220.29%
20197,660220.29%
20187,638120.16%
20177,626650.86%
20167,5611021.37%
20157,4592633.65%
20147,196660.93%
20137,130670.95%
20127,06330.04%
20117,06010.01%
20107,0591550.22%
20006,9043,7658.20%
19903,1390.00%

Auburn Population by Year