Brunswick, Georgia Population 2021

16,122
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Brunswick is a city located in Glynn County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Glynn County. With a 2020 population of 16,122, it is the 69th largest city in Georgia and the 2211th largest city in the United States . Brunswick is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually but its population has increased by 4.80% 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 945 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brunswick is $47,768 with a poverty rate of 34.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $729 per month, and the median house value is $108,600. The median age in Brunswick is 36 years, 33.8 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Brunswick Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 55.07%
  • White: 40.03%
  • Asian: 2.16%
  • Two or more races: 1.66%
  • Other race: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.20%
The current population of Brunswick, Georgia is 16,122 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,323.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,383.

Brunswick, Georgia Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021119,7734970.41%
2020119,2764970.42%
2019118,7794970.42%
2018118,2826950.59%
2017117,5871,0160.86%
2016116,5717920.68%
2015115,7791,1721.01%
2014114,6078260.72%
2013113,7815000.44%
2012113,2813860.34%
2011112,8953610.32%
2010112,5340.00%

Brunswick Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American8,87955.07%
White6,45440.03%
Asian3492.16%
Two or More Races2671.66%
Some Other Race1010.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander320.20%
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Brunswick Population by Race

Brunswick Population Pyramid $2021

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Brunswick Median Age

36


Total

33.8


Male

37


Female

Brunswick Adults

There are 12,271 adults, (2,667 of whom are seniors) in Brunswick.

Brunswick Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brunswick Sex Ratio

Female

9,000

55.82%

Male

7,122

44.18%

Brunswick Population by Age

Brunswick Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brunswick Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married59.2%40.8%
Male45.5%54.5%
All34.6%65.4%
Non Family25.7%74.3%
Female23.8%76.2%

34.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brunswick Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4862.3734.6
Non Family2,7051.325.7
Female1,8293.1923.8
Married1,6223.159.2
Male3303.0845.5

3.02

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Brunswick Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3202.99%
9th to 12th Grade1,40213.11%
High School Graduate3,30230.87%
Some College2,88326.95%
Associates Degree8728.15%
Bachelors Degree1,25211.70%
Graduate Degree6676.23%
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Brunswick Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brunswick Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black5,5154,510490
White4,3053,9471,310
Hispanic60231468
Asian30527759
Other Race10110111
Native American40
2+ Races351919
Islander111111

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%.

Brunswick Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,552$29,313$17,349
Less Than 9th Grade$19,205$25,469$17,462
High School Graduate$17,550$19,691$13,969
Some College$20,546$36,786$13,415
Bachelors Degree$32,060$$34,063
Graduate Degree$53,850$52,746$71,058

$22,552

Average Earnings

$29,313

Average Male

$17,349

Average Female

Brunswick Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brunswick Language by Age

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Brunswick Language

91.30% of Brunswick residents speak only English, while 8.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.62% of the population.

Brunswick Language

Brunswick Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,5563,47740.64%
White4,9151,17923.99%
Hispanic1,36541830.62%
Multiple26714855.43%
Asian34112837.54%
Native4040100.00%
Islander322165.63%
Other921718.48%

34.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.83%

Male Poverty Rate

39.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brunswick

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brunswick is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brunswick is Other, with 18.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.23%.

Brunswick Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School33.62%
Less Than 9th Grade30.59%
Some College27.88%
Bachelors or Greater13.18%

Brunswick Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed78.22%
Male Unemployed46.64%
Female Employed33.92%
Male Employed12.82%

Brunswick Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brunswick Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,032$47,768
Families$31,646$51,259
Married Families$54,551-
Non Families$21,622$39,906
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Income by Household Type

Brunswick Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

29.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.8%

Male Marriage Rate

26.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Brunswick Married by Age and Sex

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Brunswick 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 55-64.

Brunswick Marital Status by Race

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Brunswick Marital Status

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761

Number of Veterans

647

Male Veterans

114

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam296
First Gulf War123
Second Gulf War80
Korea56
World War II35

Brunswick Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74269
75+206
55 to 64154
35 to 5477
18 to 3455

Brunswick Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4448.50%
Black2854.37%
Asian3210.49%

Brunswick Veterans by Race

Brunswick Veterans by Education

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15.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brunswick Veterans by Education

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59.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Brunswick Employment by Age

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Brunswick Employment by Race

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Brunswick 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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66.02%

Born in Brunswick

93.19%

Native Born

6.81%

Foreign Born

4.32%

Non Citizen

2.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.19% of Brunswick residents were born in the United States, with 66.02% having been born in Georgia. 4.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brunswick Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202116,122-67-0.41%
202016,189-67-0.41%
201916,256-67-0.41%
201816,3231290.80%
201716,1941971.23%
201615,9971150.72%
201515,8821871.19%
201415,695760.49%
201315,6191370.88%
201215,4821160.75%
201115,366550.36%
201015,311-289-0.19%
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%

Brunswick Population by Year