Dexter, Georgia Population 2021

564
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Dexter is a city located in Laurens County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 564, it is the 376th largest city in Georgia and the 12801st largest city in the United States . Dexter is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually but its population has decreased by -1.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 575 in 2010. Dexter reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Dexter has a population density of 735 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dexter is $48,074 with a poverty rate of 22.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $730 per month, and the median house value is $64,400. The median age in Dexter is 30.8 years, 35.7 years for males, and 27.5 years for females.

Dexter Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 51.56%
  • White: 48.44%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 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 564 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 562.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 575.

Dexter, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American42951.56%
White40348.44%
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Dexter Population by Race

Dexter Population Pyramid $2021

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Dexter Median Age

30.8


Total

35.7


Male

27.5


Female

Dexter Adults

There are 552 adults, (84 of whom are seniors) in Dexter.

Dexter Age Dependency

77.8

Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dexter Sex Ratio

Female

485

58.29%

Male

347

41.71%

Dexter Population by Age

Dexter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dexter Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family53.6%46.4%
Married65.8%34.2%
All69.7%30.3%
Female89.1%10.9%
Male100%0%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dexter Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2713.0769.7
Married1463.7365.8
Non Family561.1653.6
Female553.2989.1
Male143100

3.57

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

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Dexter Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade102.16%
9th to 12th Grade388.19%
High School Graduate20744.61%
Some College9320.04%
Associates Degree4810.34%
Bachelors Degree306.47%
Graduate Degree388.19%
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Dexter Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dexter Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.11%.

Dexter Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,073$30,455$23,207
Less Than 9th Grade$14,583$$
High School Graduate$21,500$27,917$20,438
Some College$25,625$64,688$24,130
Bachelors Degree$55,000$53,750$
Graduate Degree$48,125$$55,000

$24,073

Average Earnings

$30,455

Average Male

$23,207

Average Female

Dexter Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dexter Language by Age

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Dexter Language

100.00% of Dexter residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Dexter Language

Dexter Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black42917039.63%
White403153.72%

22.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.48%

Male Poverty Rate

22.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dexter

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dexter is Black, with 39.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dexter is White, with 3.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.06%.

Dexter Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.33%
High School13.53%
Bachelors or Greater13.24%
Some College9.93%

Dexter Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed17.95%
Male Employed2.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dexter Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dexter Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,531$48,074
Families$36,219$50,255
Married Families$36,714-
Non Families$21,500$39,698
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Income by Household Type

Dexter Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Dexter Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Dexter Marital Status

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28

Number of Veterans

28

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War4
World War II
Korea

Dexter Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7410
55 to 648
18 to 346
35 to 544
75+

Dexter Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White217.45%
Black72.59%

Dexter Veterans by Race

Dexter Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dexter Veterans by Education

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57%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Dexter Employment by Age

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Dexter Employment by Race

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Dexter 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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88.82%

Born in Dexter

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Dexter residents were born in the United States, with 88.82% 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.

Dexter Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202156410.18%
202056310.18%
201956210.18%
2018561-1-0.18%
201756220.36%
2016560-2-0.36%
2015562-3-0.53%
2014565-1-0.18%
20135660.00%
20125660.00%
2011566-8-1.39%
20105740.00%

Dexter Population by Year