Austell, Georgia Population 2020

7,235

Austell is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 7,235, it is the 114th largest city in Georgia and the 3880th largest city in the United States. Austell is currently growing at a rate of 0.15% annually and its population has increased by 9.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,581 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Austell has a population density of 1,219 people per square mile.

The average household income in Austell is $56,882 with a poverty rate of 8.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,008 per month, and the median house value is $123,000. The median age in Austell is 34.2 years, 32.4 years for males, and 34.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males.

Austell Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 52.53%
  • White: 35.80%
  • Other race: 8.34%
  • Two or more races: 2.67%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Austell, Georgia is 7,235, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,213.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,581.

Austell, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,82252.53%
White2,60535.80%
Some Other Race6078.34%
Two or More Races1942.67%
Asian480.66%

Austell Population Pyramid 2020

Austell Median Age

34.2


Total

32.4


Male

34.9


Female

Austell Adults

There are 5,130 adults, (492 of whom are seniors) in Austell.

Austell Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

10.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Austell Sex Ratio

Female

3,809

52.35%

Male

3,467

47.65%

Austell Households and Families

Austell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Austell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family72.5%27.5%
Married64.7%35.3%
All63.8%36.2%
Female59%41%
Male38.2%61.8%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5622.8463.8
Non Family8591.2872.5
Married8053.8864.7
Female7123.2559
Male1863.9838.2

3.55

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Austell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2294.72%
9th to 12th Grade51710.66%
High School Graduate1,50330.99%
Some College1,14723.65%
Associates Degree2775.71%
Bachelors Degree82016.91%
Graduate Degree3577.36%

Austell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,4792,329826
White1,5191,162275
Hispanic82959045
Other Race41627545
Multiple Races464610
Asian303021

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,279$27,300$27,266
Less Than High School$19,012$19,375$
High School Grad$24,258$26,938$22,197
Some College$26,821$26,863$26,701
Bachelors Degree$31,804$29,679$32,412
Graduate Degree$58,380$72,656$57,685

$27,279

Average Earnings

$27,300

Average Male

$27,266

Average Female

Austell Language

Austell Language by Age

Austell Language

80.02% of Austell residents speak only English, while 19.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.30% of the population.

Austell Poverty

Austell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,8223228.42%
Hispanic1,38616712.05%
White1,9741376.94%
Multiple1944020.62%
Other607315.11%

8.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.83%

Male Poverty Rate

9.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Austell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Austell is Multiple, with 20.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Austell is Other, with 5.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.55%
Some College6.60%
High School5.52%
Bachelors or Greater1.36%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.93%
Male Unemployed22.42%
Female Employed3.05%
Male Employed0.56%

Austell Income

Austell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,833$56,882
Families$53,162$62,249
Married Families$79,917-
Non Families$40,842$43,072

Austell Marital Status

Austell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

31.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Austell Married by Age and Sex

Austell 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.

Austell Marital Status by Race

Austell Veterans

249

Number of Veterans

227

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam80
Second Gulf War57
First Gulf War51
World War II18
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5494
65 to 7472
55 to 6440
18 to 3425
75+18
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1405.20%
White995.08%
2 or More1021.74%

$Austell Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Austell Employment Status

78.1%

Labor Force Participation

71%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Austell 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

45.20%

Born in Georgia

87.14%

Native Born

12.86%

Foreign Born

8.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.14% of Austell residents were born in the United States, with 45.20% having been born in Georgia. 8.99% 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
20207,235110.15%
20197,224110.15%
20187,213250.35%
20177,188110.15%
20167,177630.89%
20157,1141492.14%
20146,9651452.13%
20136,820550.81%
20126,765510.76%
20116,714671.01%
20106,6471,2882.18%
20005,3591,1862.53%
19904,1732340.58%
19803,9391,3074.11%
19702,6320.00%