Brunswick, Georgia Population 2020

16,765

Brunswick is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 16,765, it is the 64th largest city in Georgia and the 2133rd largest city in the United States. Brunswick is currently growing at a rate of 1.23% annually and its population has increased by 8.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,383 in 2010. Brunswick reached it's highest population of 21,703 in 1960. Spanning over 25 miles, Brunswick has a population density of 983 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brunswick is $45,992 with a poverty rate of 37.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $726 per month, and the median house value is $94,200. The median age in Brunswick is 35.7 years, 32.4 years for males, and 37.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 77.0 males.

Brunswick Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.60%
  • White: 37.65%
  • Two or more races: 2.03%
  • Asian: 1.82%
  • Other race: 1.67%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Brunswick, Georgia is 16,765, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,357.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,383.

Brunswick, Georgia Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020119,9127280.61%
2019119,1847280.61%
2018118,4567280.61%
2017117,7281,0530.89%
2016116,6758530.73%
2015115,8221,2311.06%
2014114,5918290.72%
2013113,7625090.45%
2012113,2533880.34%
2011112,8653490.31%
2010112,5160.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American9,07656.60%
White6,03637.65%
Two or More Races3262.03%
Asian2921.82%
Some Other Race2681.67%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander360.22%

Brunswick Population Pyramid 2020

Brunswick Median Age

35.7


Total

32.4


Male

37.1


Female

Brunswick Adults

There are 11,803 adults, (2,493 of whom are seniors) in Brunswick.

Brunswick Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Brunswick Sex Ratio

Female

9,060

56.50%

Male

6,974

43.50%

Brunswick Households and Families

Brunswick Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brunswick Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married59%41%
Male39.8%60.2%
All36.7%63.3%
Non Family34.1%65.9%
Female20.4%79.6%

36.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,3952.3936.7
Non Family2,6011.2434.1
Female1,8683.2420.4
Married1,6273.1759
Male2992.9739.8

3.06

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brunswick Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4794.68%
9th to 12th Grade1,41613.83%
High School Graduate3,09030.18%
Some College2,69626.34%
Associates Degree8087.89%
Bachelors Degree1,03410.10%
Graduate Degree7146.97%

Brunswick Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,3804,262556
White3,9363,5491,091
Hispanic71936361
Asian23521432
Other Race18616214
Multiple Races463329
Islander131313

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,757$26,279$18,268
Less Than High School$17,802$21,755$15,801
High School Grad$20,170$20,132$20,179
Some College$18,969$26,587$13,552
Bachelors Degree$32,143$40,603$27,778
Graduate Degree$51,661$51,250$52,177

$21,757

Average Earnings

$26,279

Average Male

$18,268

Average Female

Brunswick Language

Brunswick Language by Age

Brunswick Language

89.37% of Brunswick residents speak only English, while 10.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.29% of the population.

Brunswick Poverty

Brunswick Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,7573,82743.70%
White4,4191,14125.82%
Hispanic1,55849231.58%
Multiple32616350.00%
Asian29013947.93%
Other2522610.32%
Islander362363.89%

37.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.89%

Male Poverty Rate

41.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brunswick

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brunswick is Islander, with 63.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brunswick is Other, with 10.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.35%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.53%
High School33.38%
Some College31.18%
Bachelors or Greater13.46%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed75.08%
Male Unemployed47.45%
Female Employed32.34%
Male Employed13.96%

Brunswick Income

Brunswick Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,896$45,992
Families$28,798$48,715
Married Families$52,128-
Non Families$19,618$39,021

Brunswick Marital Status

Brunswick Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.6%

Male Marriage Rate

26.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Brunswick Married by Age and Sex

Brunswick Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Brunswick Marital Status by Race

Brunswick Veterans

782

Number of Veterans

686

Male Veterans

96

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam295
First Gulf War159
Korea75
Second Gulf War55
World War II41
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74260
75+202
55 to 64152
35 to 54122
18 to 3446
Name Veterans % of Total
White4829.75%
Black2794.43%
Asian218.50%

$Brunswick Veterans by Education

11.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brunswick Employment Status

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Brunswick 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

67.92%

Born in Georgia

92.37%

Native Born

7.63%

Foreign Born

5.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.37% of Brunswick residents were born in the United States, with 67.92% having been born in Georgia. 5.48% 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
202016,7652041.23%
201916,5612041.25%
201816,3571380.85%
201716,2192041.27%
201616,0151290.81%
201515,8861941.24%
201415,692760.49%
201315,6161390.90%
201215,4771150.75%
201115,362520.34%
201015,310-290-0.19%
200015,600-833-0.52%
199016,433-1,172-0.69%
198017,605-1,980-1.06%
197019,585-2,118-1.02%
196021,7033,7491.91%
195017,9542,9191.79%
194015,0351,0130.70%
193014,022-391-0.27%
192014,4134,2313.54%
191010,1821,1011.15%
19009,0816220.71%
18908,4595,56811.33%
18802,8910.00%