Butler, Georgia Population 2020

1,700

Butler is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,700, it is the 259th largest city in Georgia and the 8241st largest city in the United States. Butler is currently declining at a rate of -2.13% annually and its population has decreased by -13.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,972 in 2010. Butler reached it's highest population of 1,947 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Butler has a population density of 523 people per square mile.

The average household income in Butler is $45,599 with a poverty rate of 30.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $65,000. The median age in Butler is 44.8 years, 37 years for males, and 46 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.1 males.

Butler Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 57.92%
  • White: 39.72%
  • Two or more races: 1.96%
  • Other race: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Butler, Georgia is 1,700, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,774.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,972.

Butler, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,15257.92%
White79039.72%
Two or More Races391.96%
Some Other Race80.40%

Butler Population Pyramid 2020

Butler Median Age

44.8


Total

37


Male

46


Female

Butler Adults

There are 1,553 adults, (366 of whom are seniors) in Butler.

Butler Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler Sex Ratio

Female

951

47.81%

Male

1,038

52.19%

Butler Households and Families

Butler Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
Male78.4%21.6%
All56.2%43.8%
Non Family41.7%58.3%
Female26%74%

56.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8542.2856.2
Married3622.9378.5
Non Family264041.7
Female177326
Male511.878.4

2.83

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

0.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade917.22%
9th to 12th Grade20216.03%
High School Graduate55944.37%
Some College28322.46%
Associates Degree534.21%
Bachelors Degree352.78%
Graduate Degree372.94%

Butler Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.05%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,192$35,820$21,604
Less Than High School$16,528$20,703$15,156
High School Grad$26,912$35,147$21,630
Some College$40,227$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$58,657$$

$30,192

Average Earnings

$35,820

Average Male

$21,604

Average Female

Butler Language

Butler Language by Age

Butler Language

98.97% of Butler residents speak only English, while 1.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.65% of the population.

Butler Poverty

Butler Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,13552346.08%
White764719.29%
Multiple39717.95%
Hispanic36719.44%

30.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.22%

Male Poverty Rate

31.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butler is Black, with 46.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler is White, with 9.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 51.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School53.93%
High School24.17%
Some College20.43%
Bachelors or Greater4.17%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed77.53%
Female Employed15.40%
Male Employed8.10%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Butler Income

Butler Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,423$45,599
Families$50,278$55,179
Married Families$58,819-
Non Families$12,061$23,782

Butler Marital Status

Butler Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler Married by Age and Sex

Butler 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 35-44.

Butler Marital Status by Race

Butler Veterans

92

Number of Veterans

78

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War24
World War II17
Korea10
Age Group Veterans
75+27
55 to 6424
35 to 5420
65 to 7417
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
White619.71%
Black313.38%

$Butler Veterans by Education

5.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler Employment Status

57%

Labor Force Participation

50.6%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Butler 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

93.97%

Born in Georgia

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Butler residents were born in the United States, with 93.97% having been born in Georgia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,700-37-2.13%
20191,737-37-2.09%
20181,774-13-0.73%
20171,787-37-2.03%
20161,824-8-0.44%
20151,832-44-2.35%
20141,8760.00%
20131,87670.37%
20121,869-21-1.11%
20111,890-57-2.93%
20101,9470.00%