East Point, Georgia Population 2021

34,879
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East Point is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 34,879, it is the 29th largest city in Georgia and the 1131st largest city in the United States . East Point is currently growing at a rate of 0.01% annually and its population has increased by 3.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 33,712 in 2010. East Point reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 15 miles, East Point has a population density of 2,375 people per square mile.

The average household income in East Point is $56,701 with a poverty rate of 23.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,035 per month, and the median house value is $139,800. The median age in East Point is 34.7 years, 33.8 years for males, and 35.2 years for females.

East Point Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Pointwas:

  • Black or African American: 77.75%
  • White: 16.32%
  • Other race: 2.57%
  • Two or more races: 1.76%
  • Asian: 1.45%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of East Point, Georgia is 34,879 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 34,875.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 33,712.

East Point, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American27,17977.75%
White5,70616.32%
Some Other Race8982.57%
Two or More Races6141.76%
Asian5071.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native500.14%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.01%
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East Point Population by Race

East Point Population Pyramid $2021

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East Point Median Age

34.7


Total

33.8


Male

35.2


Female

East Point Adults

There are 26,854 adults, (4,170 of whom are seniors) in East Point.

East Point Age Dependency

54.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

East Point Sex Ratio

Female

18,806

53.80%

Male

16,151

46.20%

East Point Population by Age

East Point Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Point Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female32.6%67.4%
Non Family35%65%
Male35.2%64.8%
All40.2%59.8%
Married63.6%36.4%

40.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Point Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,2162.4240.2
Non Family7,4951.2435
Female3,1224.0132.6
Married2,8723.4863.6
Male7273.6135.2

3.62

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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East Point Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8423.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,4036.00%
High School Graduate6,70628.68%
Some College4,93021.09%
Associates Degree2,0458.75%
Bachelors Degree4,51519.31%
Graduate Degree2,93812.57%
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East Point Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black18,10916,8275,482
White3,1693,0421,491
Hispanic1,482661172
Other Race62821532
Asian380365246
2+ Races24124192
Native American292915
Islander33

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 asian people with a rate of 64.74%.

East Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,627$35,904$31,232
Less Than 9th Grade$25,464$31,130$11,413
High School Graduate$23,480$26,597$21,831
Some College$30,887$35,870$25,076
Bachelors Degree$43,537$44,137$42,193
Graduate Degree$62,805$51,414$65,290

$32,627

Average Earnings

$35,904

Average Male

$31,232

Average Female

East Point Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Point Language by Age

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East Point Language

89.04% of East Point residents speak only English, while 10.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.78% of the population.

East Point Language

East Point Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black27,0286,24623.11%
Hispanic2,50398439.31%
White3,95366416.80%
Other86851959.79%
Multiple570549.47%
Asian446204.48%
Native47510.64%

23.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.56%

Male Poverty Rate

22.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Point

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Point is Other, with 59.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Point is Asian, with 4.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.51%.

East Point Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.36%
High School21.92%
Some College15.05%
Bachelors or Greater7.67%

East Point Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.92%
Male Unemployed35.88%
Female Employed10.55%
Male Employed8.78%

East Point Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Point Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,453$56,701
Families$50,439$66,268
Married Families$71,543-
Non Families$37,873$46,488
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Income by Household Type

East Point Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

23.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.1%

Male Marriage Rate

21.3%

Female Marriage Rate

East Point Married by Age and Sex

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East Point Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

East Point Marital Status by Race

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East Point Marital Status

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2,152

Number of Veterans

1,781

Male Veterans

371

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam596
First Gulf War548
Second Gulf War492
Korea85
World War II

East Point Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54854
55 to 64461
65 to 74449
75+205
18 to 34183

East Point Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black1,7228.36%
White3898.26%
Hispanic392.23%
Other Race243.47%
Native American928.13%
Asian81.61%

East Point Veterans by Race

East Point Veterans by Education

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17.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Point Veterans by Education

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69%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

East Point Employment by Age

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East Point Employment by Race

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East Point 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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59.01%

Born in East Point

93.49%

Native Born

6.51%

Foreign Born

3.88%

Non Citizen

2.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.49% of East Point residents were born in the United States, with 59.01% having been born in Georgia. 3.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

East Point Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202134,87920.01%
202034,87720.01%
201934,87520.01%
201834,873-122-0.35%
201734,995-120-0.34%
201635,1151420.41%
201534,973-41-0.12%
201435,014-133-0.38%
201335,147500.14%
201235,0977312.13%
201134,3667412.20%
201033,625-5,970-1.62%
200039,5955,1931.42%
199034,402-3,084-0.85%
198037,486-1,829-0.48%
197039,3153,6820.99%
196035,63314,5535.39%
195021,0808,6775.45%
194012,4032,8912.69%
19309,5124,2716.14%
19205,2411,5593.59%
19103,6822,98218.06%
19007000.00%

East Point Population by Year