Bethlehem, Georgia Population 2020

734

Bethlehem is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 734, it is the 341st largest city in Georgia and the 11680th largest city in the United States. Bethlehem is currently growing at a rate of 1.94% annually and its population has increased by 22.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 601 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Bethlehem has a population density of 295 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bethlehem is $58,413 with a poverty rate of 9.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,093 per month, and the median house value is $117,300. The median age in Bethlehem is 29.9 years, 25 years for males, and 33.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.1 males.

Bethlehem Demographics

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

  • White: 76.34%
  • Other race: 9.57%
  • Black or African American: 9.25%
  • Two or more races: 3.01%
  • Asian: 1.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Bethlehem, Georgia is 734, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 706.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 601.

Bethlehem, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71076.34%
Some Other Race899.57%
Black or African American869.25%
Two or More Races283.01%
Asian111.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.65%

Bethlehem Population Pyramid 2020

Bethlehem Median Age

29.9


Total

25


Male

33.3


Female

Bethlehem Adults

There are 578 adults, (117 of whom are seniors) in Bethlehem.

Bethlehem Age Dependency

101.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

76.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bethlehem Sex Ratio

Female

484

52.04%

Male

446

47.96%

Bethlehem Households and Families

Bethlehem Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bethlehem Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family91.9%8.1%
All79.6%20.4%
Married79.5%20.5%
Female67.4%32.6%
Male50%50%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2893.2279.6
Married1764.0379.5
Non Family621.0691.9
Female432.8667.4
Male83.8850

3.77

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

1.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bethlehem Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6713.21%
9th to 12th Grade367.10%
High School Graduate18035.50%
Some College8717.16%
Associates Degree479.27%
Bachelors Degree6613.02%
Graduate Degree244.73%

Bethlehem Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36533080
Hispanic963810
Other Race3866
Black3531
Asian93
Multiple Races444
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,792$49,333$24,844
Less Than High School$26,154$27,969$16,417
High School Grad$31,771$51,818$26,875
Some College$25,000$49,167$19,500
Bachelors Degree$51,042$88,750$37,750
Graduate Degree$49,167$48,125$74,063

$30,792

Average Earnings

$49,333

Average Male

$24,844

Average Female

Bethlehem Language

Bethlehem Language by Age

Bethlehem Language

75.42% of Bethlehem residents speak only English, while 24.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.09% of the population.

Bethlehem Poverty

Bethlehem Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5715910.33%
Hispanic2523212.70%
Other893235.96%

9.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.61%

Male Poverty Rate

13.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bethlehem

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bethlehem is Other, with 35.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bethlehem is White, with 10.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.65%
High School8.89%
Some College6.72%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed20.21%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Bethlehem Income

Bethlehem Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,598$58,413
Families$50,673$63,059
Married Families$59,375-
Non Families$33,333$39,124

Bethlehem Marital Status

Bethlehem Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bethlehem Married by Age and Sex

Bethlehem 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 55-64.

Bethlehem Marital Status by Race

Bethlehem Veterans

30

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
First Gulf War11
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5415
65 to 749
75+4
55 to 642
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White286.13%
Black24.00%

$Bethlehem Veterans by Education

10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bethlehem Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bethlehem 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

62.26%

Born in Georgia

86.67%

Native Born

13.33%

Foreign Born

9.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.67% of Bethlehem residents were born in the United States, with 62.26% having been born in Georgia. 9.25% 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
2020734141.94%
2019720141.98%
2018706121.73%
2017694142.06%
2016680182.72%
2015662182.80%
2014644162.55%
2013628101.62%
201261820.32%
201161610.16%
20106150.00%