Dexter, Georgia Population 2020

561

Dexter is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 561, it is the 379th largest city in Georgia and the 12829th largest city in the United States. Dexter is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually but its population has decreased by -2.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 575 in 2010. Dexter reached it's highest population of 574 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Dexter has a population density of 731 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dexter is $48,014 with a poverty rate of 16.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $729 per month, and the median house value is $73,200. The median age in Dexter is 36 years, 36.2 years for males, and 35.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.2 males.

Dexter Demographics

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

  • White: 51.01%
  • Black or African American: 47.59%
  • Asian: 1.40%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Dexter, Georgia is 561, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 559.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 575.

Dexter, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32851.01%
Black or African American30647.59%
Asian91.40%

Dexter Population Pyramid 2020

Dexter Median Age

36


Total

36.2


Male

35.8


Female

Dexter Adults

There are 436 adults, (70 of whom are seniors) in Dexter.

Dexter Age Dependency

75.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Dexter Sex Ratio

Female

367

57.08%

Male

276

42.92%

Dexter Households and Families

Dexter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dexter Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female87.5%12.5%
All70.5%29.5%
Married66.7%33.3%
Non Family60.7%39.3%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2202.9270.5
Married1143.8166.7
Non Family561.1660.7
Female402.987.5
Male102.8100

3.52

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dexter Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade143.53%
9th to 12th Grade297.30%
High School Graduate19348.61%
Some College6716.88%
Associates Degree379.32%
Bachelors Degree246.05%
Graduate Degree338.31%

Dexter Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21420051
Black1741456
Asian99

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 white people with a rate of 23.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,788$30,781$21,736
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$20,950$30,000$20,069
Some College$30,833$67,500$24,038
Bachelors Degree$55,625$53,750$61,667
Graduate Degree$$$

$22,788

Average Earnings

$30,781

Average Male

$21,736

Average Female

Dexter Language

Dexter Language by Age

Dexter Language

99.49% of Dexter residents speak only English, while 0.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Dexter Poverty

Dexter Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3068929.08%
White328175.18%

16.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.39%

Male Poverty Rate

15.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dexter

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dexter is Black, with 29.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dexter is White, with 5.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.00%.

Name Poverty
High School17.62%
Some College9.62%
Bachelors or Greater8.77%
Less Than High School6.98%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed8.61%
Male Employed4.17%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dexter Income

Dexter Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,857$48,014
Families$35,500$51,821
Married Families$36,500-
Non Families$26,875$36,868

Dexter Marital Status

Dexter Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Dexter Married by Age and Sex

Dexter 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 35-44.

Dexter Marital Status by Race

Dexter Veterans

27

Number of Veterans

27

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7410
55 to 649
35 to 544
18 to 343
75+1
Name Veterans % of Total
White218.61%
Black63.28%

$Dexter Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dexter Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Dexter 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

87.56%

Born in Georgia

99.53%

Native Born

0.47%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.53% of Dexter residents were born in the United States, with 87.56% 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
202056110.18%
201956010.18%
2018559-1-0.18%
201756010.18%
2016559-2-0.36%
2015561-2-0.36%
2014563-1-0.18%
2013564-2-0.35%
2012566-1-0.18%
2011567-7-1.22%
20105740.00%