Calhoun, Georgia Population 2020

17,282

Calhoun is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 17,282, it is the 60th largest city in Georgia and the 2080th largest city in the United States. Calhoun is currently growing at a rate of 0.92% annually and its population has increased by 10.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,650 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Calhoun has a population density of 1,106 people per square mile.

The average household income in Calhoun is $60,229 with a poverty rate of 28.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $684 per month, and the median house value is $143,200. The median age in Calhoun is 33.5 years, 32.2 years for males, and 34.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.4 males.

Calhoun Demographics

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

  • White: 81.19%
  • Black or African American: 7.30%
  • Other race: 5.30%
  • Native American: 2.53%
  • Two or more races: 2.21%
  • Asian: 1.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Calhoun, Georgia is 17,282, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,966.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,650.

Calhoun, Georgia Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202058,6814980.85%
201958,1834980.86%
201857,6854980.86%
201757,1872540.44%
201656,9336041.06%
201556,3295140.91%
201455,815840.15%
201355,731800.14%
201255,6511730.31%
201155,4782560.46%
201055,2220.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,56681.19%
Black or African American1,2207.30%
Some Other Race8865.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native4232.53%
Two or More Races3692.21%
Asian2441.46%

Calhoun Population Pyramid 2020

Calhoun Median Age

33.5


Total

32.2


Male

34.3


Female

Calhoun Adults

There are 12,093 adults, (2,252 of whom are seniors) in Calhoun.

Calhoun Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun Sex Ratio

Female

8,962

53.64%

Male

7,746

46.36%

Calhoun Households and Families

Calhoun Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Calhoun Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57.4%42.6%
Male44.2%55.8%
All41.9%58.1%
Non Family29.6%70.4%
Female27%73%

41.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9182.7441.9
Married2,5883.2957.4
Non Family1,9381.3929.6
Female1,1253.6927
Male2673.1444.2

3.26

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calhoun Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,52814.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,36412.88%
High School Graduate2,87427.13%
Some College2,21920.95%
Associates Degree6145.80%
Bachelors Degree1,26311.92%
Graduate Degree7326.91%

Calhoun Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,2945,9901,607
Hispanic2,3851,018210
Black73452296
Other Race45311062
Native American236139
Asian12212245
Multiple Races997845

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 multiple races people with a rate of 45.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,310$32,177$25,539
Less Than High School$19,574$19,799$18,564
High School Grad$26,817$26,673$26,890
Some College$33,899$41,176$24,831
Bachelors Degree$45,962$47,058$25,089
Graduate Degree$71,080$84,327$60,417

$27,310

Average Earnings

$32,177

Average Male

$25,539

Average Female

Calhoun Language

Calhoun Language by Age

Calhoun Language

70.58% of Calhoun residents speak only English, while 29.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.42% of the population.

Calhoun Poverty

Calhoun Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,0472,10320.93%
Hispanic4,5921,76838.50%
Black1,06670966.51%
Other87455263.16%
Multiple33110932.93%
Native4237918.68%
Asian2446526.64%

28.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.25%

Male Poverty Rate

30.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun is Black, with 66.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun is Native, with 18.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.64%
High School21.00%
Some College16.21%
Bachelors or Greater6.23%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed81.36%
Male Unemployed29.51%
Female Employed14.59%
Male Employed14.36%

Calhoun Income

Calhoun Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,890$60,229
Families$41,962$71,887
Married Families$59,310-
Non Families$23,294$31,412

Calhoun Marital Status

Calhoun Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun Married by Age and Sex

Calhoun Marriage

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

Calhoun Marital Status by Race

Calhoun Veterans

646

Number of Veterans

613

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam322
Korea79
First Gulf War57
Second Gulf War45
World War II35
Age Group Veterans
75+189
65 to 74186
55 to 64157
35 to 54114
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White5805.65%
Black536.29%
2 or More1311.61%

$Calhoun Veterans by Education

9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Calhoun 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

57.44%

Born in Georgia

83.39%

Native Born

16.61%

Foreign Born

13.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.39% of Calhoun residents were born in the United States, with 57.44% having been born in Georgia. 13.67% 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
202017,2821580.92%
201917,1241580.93%
201816,966960.57%
201716,8701580.95%
201616,7121620.98%
201516,5501600.98%
201416,3901100.68%
201316,280200.12%
201216,260330.20%
201116,227610.38%
201016,1665,4994.25%
200010,6673,5324.10%
19907,1351,5722.52%
19805,5638151.60%
19704,7481,1612.84%
19603,5873561.05%
19503,2312760.90%
19402,9550.00%