Dawsonville, Georgia Population 2022

3,729
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Dawsonville is a city located in Dawson County Georgia. Dawsonville has a 2020 population of 3,729. It is also the county seat of Dawson County. Dawsonville is currently growing at a rate of 4.51% annually and its population has increased by 52.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,440 in 2010.

The average household income in Dawsonville is $70,526 with a poverty rate of 4.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $828 per month, and the median house value is $191,900. The median age in Dawsonville is 32.6 years, 31.3 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.

Dawsonville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dawsonvillewas:

  • White: 92.16%
  • Black or African American: 4.61%
  • Asian: 1.73%
  • Two or more races: 1.04%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dawsonville, Georgia is 3,729 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,729.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,440.

Dawsonville, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,65692.16%
Black or African American1334.61%
Asian501.73%
Two or More Races301.04%
Some Other Race130.45%
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Dawsonville Population by Race

Dawsonville Population Pyramid $2022

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Dawsonville Median Age

32.6


Total

31.3


Male

35.5


Female

Dawsonville Adults

There are 2,109 adults, (393 of whom are seniors) in Dawsonville.

Dawsonville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Dawsonville Sex Ratio

Female

1,413

49.03%

Male

1,469

50.97%

Dawsonville Population by Age

Dawsonville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dawsonville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family49.8%50.2%
Female58.7%41.3%
All68.6%31.4%
Male78.8%21.2%
Married81.9%18.1%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dawsonville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9982.7368.6
Married5253.5881.9
Non Family3311.1249.8
Female1093.158.7
Male334.0978.8

3.47

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Dawsonville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade583.08%
9th to 12th Grade1397.39%
High School Graduate66535.33%
Some College46924.92%
Associates Degree1186.27%
Bachelors Degree29015.41%
Graduate Degree1437.60%
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Dawsonville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dawsonville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6971,563399
Black6117
Hispanic615024
Asian423410
2+ Races1313
Other Race88

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 39.34%.

Dawsonville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,209$36,182$39,271
Less Than 9th Grade$30,430$31,211$
High School Graduate$39,643$42,981$36,625
Some College$35,109$34,038$35,795
Bachelors Degree$40,625$36,563$42,708
Graduate Degree$60,625$75,795$55,000

$37,209

Average Earnings

$36,182

Average Male

$39,271

Average Female

Dawsonville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dawsonville Language by Age

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Dawsonville Language

90.36% of Dawsonville residents speak only English, while 9.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.00% of the population.

Dawsonville Language

Dawsonville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,422682.81%
Black795265.82%
Asian501428.00%
OtherNaN%

4.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.24%

Male Poverty Rate

5.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dawsonville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dawsonville is Black, with 65.82% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.80%.

Dawsonville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.72%
Some College4.09%
High School3.21%
Bachelors or Greater0.92%

Dawsonville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.29%
Female Employed5.78%
Male Employed0.60%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dawsonville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dawsonville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,500$70,526
Families$74,145$81,267
Married Families$79,432-
Non Families$43,935$47,524
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Income by Household Type

Dawsonville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dawsonville Married by Age and Sex

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Dawsonville 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 20-34.

Dawsonville Marital Status by Race

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Dawsonville Marital Status

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159

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War63
Vietnam52
First Gulf War31
Korea12
World War II5

Dawsonville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7446
18 to 3441
35 to 5429
75+22
55 to 6421

Dawsonville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1547.90%
Hispanic58.20%
Black55.68%

Dawsonville Veterans by Race

Dawsonville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dawsonville Veterans by Education

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63.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dawsonville Employment by Age

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Dawsonville Employment by Race

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Dawsonville 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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56.49%

Born in Dawsonville

92.92%

Native Born

7.08%

Foreign Born

2.60%

Non Citizen

4.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.92% of Dawsonville residents were born in the United States, with 56.49% having been born in Georgia. 2.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Dawsonville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20223,7291614.51%
20213,5681614.73%
20203,4071614.96%
20193,2461615.22%
20183,0852769.83%
20172,8091124.15%
20162,6971074.13%
20152,590301.17%
20142,560361.43%
20132,5241626.86%
20122,362-24-1.01%
20112,386-54-2.21%
20102,4400.00%

Dawsonville Population by Year