Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia Population 2024

10,721

Fort Oglethorpe is a city located in Catoosa County and Walker County Georgia. Fort Oglethorpe has a 2024 population of 10,721. Fort Oglethorpe is currently growing at a rate of 0.87% annually and its population has increased by 3.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,351 in 2020.

The average household income in Fort Oglethorpe is $62,306 with a poverty rate of 10.1%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fort Oglethorpe is 43.5 years, 41.3 years for males, and 49.8 years for females.

Fort Oglethorpe Demographics

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

  • White: 85.12%
  • Two or more races: 5.49%
  • Black or African American: 4.87%
  • Asian: 4.14%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Georgia
Land Area (mi²)
13.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
771.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
3.57% (370)
The current population of Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia is 10,721 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,351.

Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White8,68585.12%
Two or more races5605.49%
Black or African American4974.87%
Asian4224.14%
Other race350.34%
Native American40.04%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Fort Oglethorpe Population by Race

Fort Oglethorpe Population Pyramid 2024

Fort Oglethorpe Median Age

43.5

Total

41.3

Male

49.8

Female

Fort Oglethorpe Adults

There are 8,506 adults, (2,933 of whom are seniors) in Fort Oglethorpe.

Fort Oglethorpe Age Dependency

83.1

Age Dependency Ratio

52.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Oglethorpe Sex Ratio

Female5,70555.91%
Male4,49844.09%

Fort Oglethorpe Population by Age

Fort Oglethorpe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4,7512.0749.750.3
Non Family2,2761.1743.856.2
Married1,8812.7563.436.6
Female5003.2324.875.2
Male943.935050
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2.83

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

49.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Fort Oglethorpe Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Fort Oglethorpe Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Oglethorpe Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.76%.

Fort Oglethorpe Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$41,333

Average Earnings

$47,033

Average Male

$36,410

Average Female

Fort Oglethorpe Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Oglethorpe Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Fort Oglethorpe Language

95.36% of Fort Oglethorpe residents speak only English, while 4.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.83% of the population.

Fort Oglethorpe Language

Fort Oglethorpe Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White8,4118169.7%
Multiple55015027.27%
Black404174.21%
Hispanic131107.63%
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10.1%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.48%

Male Poverty Rate

12.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Oglethorpe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Oglethorpe is Multiple, with 27.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Oglethorpe is Black, with 4.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.9%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.54%.

Fort Oglethorpe Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.73%
High School9.72%
Some College2.95%
Bachelors or Greater0.84%
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Fort Oglethorpe Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed51.33%
Male Unemployed16.97%
Female Employed2.31%
Male Employed0.62%
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Fort Oglethorpe Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Oglethorpe Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Fort Oglethorpe Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Oglethorpe Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Fort Oglethorpe 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 55-64.

Fort Oglethorpe Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Fort Oglethorpe Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

743

Number of Veterans

713

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

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Fort Oglethorpe Veterans by War

count

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Fort Oglethorpe Veterans by Age

count

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Fort Oglethorpe Veterans by Race

Fort Oglethorpe Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

55.6%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Oglethorpe Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.1%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Oglethorpe Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Fort Oglethorpe Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Fort Oglethorpe Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

33%

Born in Fort Oglethorpe

95.73%

Native Born

4.27%

Foreign Born

1.58%

Non Citizen

2.7%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.73% of Fort Oglethorpe residents were born in the United States, with 33% having been born in Georgia. 1.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fort Oglethorpe Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202911,181920.83%
202811,089920.84%
202710,997920.84%
202610,905920.85%
202510,813920.86%
202410,721920.87%
202310,629920.87%
202210,537920.88%
202110,445940.91%
202010,3514054.07%
20199,946-72-0.72%
201810,0181821.85%
20179,836690.71%
20169,7671411.46%
20159,626951%
20149,531910.96%
20139,440290.31%
20129,41150.05%
20119,4061331.43%
20109,2732,33333.62%
20006,9401,06018.03%
19905,8804378.03%
19805,4431,57440.68%
19703,869
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Fort Oglethorpe Population by Year