Auburn, Georgia Population 2020

7,726

Auburn is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 7,726, it is the 109th largest city in Georgia and the 3706th largest city in the United States. Auburn is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 12.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,887 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Auburn has a population density of 1,146 people per square mile.

The average household income in Auburn is $61,216 with a poverty rate of 12.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $846 per month, and the median house value is $131,600. The median age in Auburn is 33.2 years, 32 years for males, and 34 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.0 males.

Auburn Demographics

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

  • White: 79.72%
  • Black or African American: 9.98%
  • Asian: 5.40%
  • Two or more races: 2.59%
  • Other race: 2.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Auburn, Georgia is 7,726, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,614.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,887.

Auburn, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,82279.72%
Black or African American7299.98%
Asian3945.40%
Two or More Races1892.59%
Some Other Race1692.31%

Auburn Population Pyramid 2020

Auburn Median Age

33.2


Total

32


Male

34


Female

Auburn Adults

There are 5,402 adults, (590 of whom are seniors) in Auburn.

Auburn Age Dependency

51.8

Age Dependency Ratio

12.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Auburn Sex Ratio

Female

3,563

48.79%

Male

3,740

51.21%

Auburn Households and Families

Auburn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Auburn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87.6%12.4%
Married82.7%17.3%
All76%24%
Non Family73.8%26.2%
Female44.2%55.8%

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2413.2676
Married1,2883.982.7
Non Family4741.1573.8
Female3013.4244.2
Male1783.9887.6

3.74

Average Family Size

3.26

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Auburn Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3587.38%
9th to 12th Grade75115.49%
High School Graduate1,52431.44%
Some College1,08322.34%
Associates Degree4539.34%
Bachelors Degree56211.59%
Graduate Degree1172.41%

Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6882,933561
Hispanic46930716
Black455405102
Asian267125
Other Race12182
Multiple Races3737

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 22.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,780$39,458$26,058
Less Than High School$20,625$25,326$14,671
High School Grad$32,327$37,679$22,361
Some College$36,639$45,898$29,583
Bachelors Degree$39,609$46,607$25,500
Graduate Degree$28,125$25,250$45,208

$31,780

Average Earnings

$39,458

Average Male

$26,058

Average Female

Auburn Language

Auburn Language by Age

Auburn Language

80.69% of Auburn residents speak only English, while 19.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.33% of the population.

Auburn Poverty

Auburn Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,32161211.50%
Hispanic79611013.82%
Black7297910.84%
Multiple1895529.10%
Other1694828.40%
Asian394317.87%

12.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.98%

Male Poverty Rate

12.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Auburn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Multiple, with 29.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Asian, with 7.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.40%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.56%
High School10.83%
Bachelors or Greater9.28%
Some College3.91%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.71%
Female Unemployed30.11%
Male Employed5.51%
Female Employed4.52%

Auburn Income

Auburn Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,683$61,216
Families$61,750$68,461
Married Families$73,958-
Non Families$26,970$31,836

Auburn Marital Status

Auburn Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Auburn Married by Age and Sex

Auburn Marriage

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

Auburn Marital Status by Race

Auburn Veterans

314

Number of Veterans

300

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War99
Second Gulf War53
Vietnam48
Korea23
World War II7
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54139
55 to 6476
75+40
18 to 3435
65 to 7424
Name Veterans % of Total
White2886.56%
Black265.24%

$Auburn Veterans by Education

7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Auburn Employment Status

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Auburn 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

57.91%

Born in Georgia

89.07%

Native Born

10.93%

Foreign Born

3.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.07% of Auburn residents were born in the United States, with 57.91% having been born in Georgia. 3.67% 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
20207,726560.73%
20197,670560.74%
20187,614100.13%
20177,604560.74%
20167,548991.33%
20157,4492583.59%
20147,191650.91%
20137,126650.92%
20127,06140.06%
20117,057-4-0.06%
20107,0611570.23%
20006,9043,7658.20%
19903,1390.00%