Grovetown, Georgia Population 2021

16,734
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Grovetown is a city located in Columbia County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 16,734, it is the 65th largest city in Georgia and the 2151st largest city in the United States . Grovetown is currently growing at a rate of 4.96% annually and its population has increased by 49.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,216 in 2010. Grovetown reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Grovetown has a population density of 3,171 people per square mile.

The average household income in Grovetown is $70,985 with a poverty rate of 8.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,140 per month, and the median house value is $158,900. The median age in Grovetown is 31.4 years, 30.6 years for males, and 32.7 years for females.

Grovetown Demographics

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

  • White: 61.33%
  • Black or African American: 27.84%
  • Two or more races: 7.83%
  • Other race: 1.39%
  • Native American: 0.94%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Grovetown, Georgia is 16,734 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,152.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,216.

Grovetown, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,61961.33%
Black or African American3,91327.84%
Two or More Races1,1017.83%
Some Other Race1951.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native1320.94%
Asian930.66%
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Grovetown Population by Race

Grovetown Population Pyramid $2021

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Grovetown Median Age

31.4


Total

30.6


Male

32.7


Female

Grovetown Adults

There are 10,630 adults, (1,132 of whom are seniors) in Grovetown.

Grovetown Age Dependency

48

Age Dependency Ratio

11.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Grovetown Sex Ratio

Female

6,615

47.07%

Male

7,438

52.93%

Grovetown Population by Age

Grovetown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Grovetown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female27.5%72.5%
Non Family41.6%58.4%
All55.9%44.1%
Married68.5%31.5%
Male78.6%21.4%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grovetown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0283.4955.9
Married2,2573.7268.5
Non Family1,0421.9641.6
Female5894.6727.5
Male1406.1578.6

3.89

Average Family Size

3.49

Average Household Size

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Grovetown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4194.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,02911.17%
High School Graduate2,38225.86%
Some College2,05622.32%
Associates Degree1,20513.08%
Bachelors Degree1,38014.98%
Graduate Degree7408.03%
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Grovetown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Grovetown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,6744,3741,053
Black2,4482,423708
Hispanic1,547521174
2+ Races403321152
Other Race139139
Native American103103103
Asian6550

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Grovetown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,497$40,000$44,297
Less Than 9th Grade$30,015$30,161$
High School Graduate$50,514$41,818$50,771
Some College$34,939$42,513$24,331
Bachelors Degree$50,715$60,634$40,904
Graduate Degree$51,892$$52,361

$41,497

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$44,297

Average Female

Grovetown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Grovetown Language by Age

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Grovetown Language

85.02% of Grovetown residents speak only English, while 14.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.18% of the population.

Grovetown Language

Grovetown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,91350412.88%
White6,7094025.99%
Hispanic2,3382219.45%
Multiple979383.88%

8.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.89%

Male Poverty Rate

7.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grovetown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grovetown is Black, with 12.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grovetown is Multiple, with 3.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.89%.

Grovetown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.85%
Some College10.12%
High School9.36%
Bachelors or Greater0.38%

Grovetown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed57.65%
Male Employed6.27%
Female Employed4.87%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Grovetown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Grovetown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,756$70,985
Families$69,300$72,868
Married Families$76,527-
Non Families$62,545$62,831
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Income by Household Type

Grovetown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Grovetown Married by Age and Sex

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Grovetown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Grovetown Marital Status by Race

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Grovetown Marital Status

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1,798

Number of Veterans

1,323

Male Veterans

475

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,037
First Gulf War712
Vietnam325
Korea18
World War II

Grovetown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54565
18 to 34448
55 to 64439
65 to 74259
75+87

Grovetown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,27821.03%
Black29010.87%
2+ Races19752.25%
Hispanic1408.50%
Native American3332.04%

Grovetown Veterans by Race

Grovetown Veterans by Education

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3.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grovetown Veterans by Education

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70.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Grovetown Employment by Age

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Grovetown Employment by Race

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Grovetown 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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36.21%

Born in Grovetown

90.24%

Native Born

9.76%

Foreign Born

8.45%

Non Citizen

1.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.24% of Grovetown residents were born in the United States, with 36.21% having been born in Georgia. 8.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Grovetown Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202116,7347914.96%
202015,9437915.22%
201915,1527915.51%
201814,3613882.78%
201713,9734052.98%
201613,5683842.91%
201513,1843702.89%
201412,8142101.67%
201312,6042451.98%
201212,3595024.23%
201111,8575244.62%
201011,3335,2446.41%
20006,0892,4935.41%
19903,5962120.61%
19803,3842150.66%
19703,1690.00%

Grovetown Population by Year