Cochran, Georgia Population 2020

4,686

Cochran is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 4,686, it is the 139th largest city in Georgia and the 4938th largest city in the United States. Cochran is currently declining at a rate of -1.97% annually and its population has decreased by -9.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,150 in 2010. Cochran reached it's highest population of 5,161 in 1970. Spanning over 5 miles, Cochran has a population density of 995 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cochran is $44,846 with a poverty rate of 31.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $596 per month, and the median house value is $91,800. The median age in Cochran is 26.2 years, 22.5 years for males, and 29.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.6 males.

Cochran Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 48.80%
  • White: 46.05%
  • Other race: 4.50%
  • Asian: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Two or more races: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cochran, Georgia is 4,686, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,874.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,150.

Cochran, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,37648.80%
White2,24246.05%
Some Other Race2194.50%
Asian190.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.18%
Two or More Races40.08%

Cochran Population Pyramid 2020

Cochran Median Age

26.2


Total

22.5


Male

29.5


Female

Cochran Adults

There are 3,854 adults, (778 of whom are seniors) in Cochran.

Cochran Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Cochran Sex Ratio

Female

2,666

54.75%

Male

2,203

45.25%

Cochran Households and Families

Cochran Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cochran Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All59.1%40.9%
Non Family47.8%52.2%
Male41.2%58.8%
Female32.6%67.4%

59.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4842.4859.1
Non Family6891.1247.8
Married5083.2389.2
Female2704.4632.6
Male173.4741.2

3.65

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cochran Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2118.54%
9th to 12th Grade25310.24%
High School Graduate83233.68%
Some College38215.47%
Associates Degree28511.54%
Bachelors Degree26010.53%
Graduate Degree24710.00%

Cochran Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5881,465414
Black81151089
Hispanic455
Other Race22
Asian1313
Native American99
Multiple Races444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american 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$29,688$34,732$25,128
Less Than High School$$6,086$15,352
High School Grad$24,705$32,202$22,348
Some College$31,581$34,722$30,272
Bachelors Degree$42,000$64,306$40,893
Graduate Degree$70,714$71,250$

$29,688

Average Earnings

$34,732

Average Male

$25,128

Average Female

Cochran Language

Cochran Language by Age

Cochran Language

94.89% of Cochran residents speak only English, while 5.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.96% of the population.

Cochran Poverty

Cochran Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,41354938.85%
White1,93738019.62%
Hispanic28021978.21%
Other219219100.00%
Asian1313100.00%

31.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.68%

Male Poverty Rate

34.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cochran

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cochran is White, with 19.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.74%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.73%
High School34.88%
Some College13.23%
Bachelors or Greater11.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed91.55%
Male Unemployed35.71%
Female Employed10.44%
Male Employed6.36%

Cochran Income

Cochran Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,333$44,846
Families$50,806$55,425
Married Families$71,705-
Non Families$21,411$31,881

Cochran Marital Status

Cochran Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.2%

Male Marriage Rate

26.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Cochran Married by Age and Sex

Cochran 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.

Cochran Marital Status by Race

Cochran Veterans

209

Number of Veterans

197

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam97
First Gulf War53
Second Gulf War35
Korea22
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7468
75+67
35 to 5446
55 to 6428
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1608.56%
Black402.07%
Indian9100.00%
Hispanic56.02%

$Cochran Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cochran Employment Status

36.2%

Labor Force Participation

31.6%

Employment Rate

12.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cochran 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

77.04%

Born in Georgia

97.21%

Native Born

2.79%

Foreign Born

2.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.21% of Cochran residents were born in the United States, with 77.04% having been born in Georgia. 2.34% 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
20204,686-94-1.97%
20194,780-94-1.93%
20184,87480.16%
20174,866-94-1.90%
20164,960761.56%
20154,8841122.35%
20144,7720.00%
20134,772-69-1.43%
20124,841-149-2.99%
20114,990-80-1.58%
20105,0706151.30%
20004,455650.15%
19904,390-731-1.53%
19805,121-40-0.08%
19705,1614470.91%
19604,7141,3573.45%
19503,3570.00%