Heron Bay, Georgia Population 2024

3,899

Heron Bay is a city located in Henry County and Spalding County Georgia. Heron Bay has a 2024 population of 3,899. Heron Bay is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has increased by 18.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,300 in 2020.

The average household income in Heron Bay is $142,345 with a poverty rate of 0.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Heron Bay is 36.6 years, 35.1 years for males, and 40.1 years for females.

Heron Bay Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 68.71%
  • White: 23.95%
  • Two or more races: 6.54%
  • Other race: 0.8%
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Georgia
Land Area (mi²)
4.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
864.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
18.15% (599)
The current population of Heron Bay, Georgia is 3,899 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,300.

Heron Bay, Georgia Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American2,67968.71%
White93423.95%
Two or more races2556.54%
Other race310.8%
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Heron Bay Population by Race

Heron Bay Population Pyramid 2024

Heron Bay Median Age

36.6

Total

35.1

Male

40.1

Female

Heron Bay Adults

There are 2,958 adults, (339 of whom are seniors) in Heron Bay.

Heron Bay Age Dependency

48.9

Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Heron Bay Sex Ratio

Female2,12154.4%
Male1,77845.6%

Heron Bay Population by Age

Heron Bay Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,1923.2793.66.4
Married8183.8296.53.5
Female187381.318.7
Non Family1871.1193.66.4
Male000
showing: 5 rows

3.63

Average Family Size

3.27

Average Household Size

93.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Heron Bay 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

Heron Bay Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Heron Bay Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

Heron Bay Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$67,583

Average Earnings

$86,893

Average Male

$65,070

Average Female

Heron Bay Earnings by Educational Attainment

Heron Bay Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Heron Bay Language

92.08% of Heron Bay residents speak only English, while 7.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.92% of the population.

Heron Bay Language

Heron Bay Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black2,679210.78%
Other3126.45%
Hispanic30120.66%
White93320.21%
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0.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.28%

Male Poverty Rate

0.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Heron Bay

The race most likely to be in poverty in Heron Bay is Other, with 6.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Heron Bay is White, with 0.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 3.8%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.5%.

Heron Bay Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School4.62%
Bachelors or Greater0.21%
Some College0.12%
Less Than 9th Grade
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Heron Bay Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed2.09%
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Heron Bay Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Heron Bay Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Heron Bay Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Heron Bay Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Heron Bay 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 45-54.

Heron Bay Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Heron Bay Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

297

Number of Veterans

281

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

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Heron Bay Veterans by War

count

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Heron Bay Veterans by Age

count

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Heron Bay Veterans by Race

Heron Bay Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Heron Bay Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.6%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Heron Bay Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Heron Bay Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Heron Bay 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

46.63%

Born in Heron Bay

94.84%

Native Born

5.16%

Foreign Born

2.82%

Non Citizen

2.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.84% of Heron Bay residents were born in the United States, with 46.63% having been born in Georgia. 2.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Heron Bay Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20243,899
20233,899
20223,8991945.24%
20213,70540512.27%
20203,3001705.43%
20193,130-65-2.03%
20183,195-209-6.14%
20173,404-638-15.78%
20164,04250314.21%
20153,5391043.03%
20143,435-568-14.19%
20134,00366619.96%
20123,337-13-0.39%
20113,350-34-1%
20103,384
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Heron Bay Population by Year