Dawsonville, Georgia Population 2020

3,327

Dawsonville is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,327, it is the 186th largest city in Georgia and the 5913th largest city in the United States. Dawsonville is currently growing at a rate of 3.39% annually and its population has increased by 31.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,536 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Dawsonville has a population density of 387 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dawsonville is $68,976 with a poverty rate of 6.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $835 per month, and the median house value is $177,000. The median age in Dawsonville is 30.9 years, 29.5 years for males, and 33.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.3 males.

Dawsonville Demographics

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

  • White: 89.57%
  • Black or African American: 4.91%
  • Asian: 3.17%
  • Two or more races: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dawsonville, Georgia is 3,327, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,109.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,536.

Dawsonville, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,48389.57%
Black or African American1364.91%
Asian883.17%
Two or More Races411.48%
Some Other Race120.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.43%

Dawsonville Population Pyramid 2020

Dawsonville Median Age

30.9


Total

29.5


Male

33.1


Female

Dawsonville Adults

There are 2,035 adults, (385 of whom are seniors) in Dawsonville.

Dawsonville Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dawsonville Sex Ratio

Female

1,370

49.42%

Male

1,402

50.58%

Dawsonville Households and Families

Dawsonville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dawsonville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
All65.4%34.6%
Non Family50.7%49.3%
Female50%50%
Male32.6%67.4%

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9482.7565.4
Married5053.5480
Non Family3041.0650.7
Female963.1650
Male434.5632.6

3.41

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dawsonville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade583.22%
9th to 12th Grade18510.28%
High School Graduate53429.68%
Some College48727.07%
Associates Degree1327.34%
Bachelors Degree25013.90%
Graduate Degree1538.50%

Dawsonville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5691,380347
Asian776519
Hispanic756137
Black6032
Native American1212
Other Race66

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 hispanic people with a rate of 49.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,937$37,153$36,538
Less Than High School$21,250$$
High School Grad$40,714$41,250$40,227
Some College$31,343$36,406$26,169
Bachelors Degree$44,400$43,550$48,750
Graduate Degree$54,489$72,500$49,966

$36,937

Average Earnings

$37,153

Average Male

$36,538

Average Female

Dawsonville Language

Dawsonville Language by Age

Dawsonville Language

90.98% of Dawsonville residents speak only English, while 9.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.54% of the population.

Dawsonville Poverty

Dawsonville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,2431215.39%
Black4646100.00%

6.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.91%

Male Poverty Rate

6.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dawsonville

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dawsonville is White, with 5.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.16%
High School4.36%
Some College3.65%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.10%
Male Unemployed14.29%
Female Employed6.06%
Male Employed2.10%

Dawsonville Income

Dawsonville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,391$68,976
Families$72,955$80,358
Married Families$82,083-
Non Families$40,263$41,960

Dawsonville Marital Status

Dawsonville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Dawsonville Married by Age and Sex

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

Dawsonville Veterans

120

Number of Veterans

108

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam47
Second Gulf War40
First Gulf War28
Korea12
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7448
35 to 5433
18 to 3423
75+16
55 to 64
Name Veterans % of Total
White1146.22%
Hispanic68.00%
Black66.19%

$Dawsonville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dawsonville Employment Status

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Dawsonville 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

55.01%

Born in Georgia

93.83%

Native Born

6.17%

Foreign Born

2.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.83% of Dawsonville residents were born in the United States, with 55.01% having been born in Georgia. 2.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,3271093.39%
20193,2181093.51%
20183,10928510.09%
20172,8241094.01%
20162,7151084.14%
20152,607281.09%
20142,579361.42%
20132,5431677.03%
20122,376-24-1.00%
20112,400-60-2.44%
20102,4600.00%