Holly Springs, Georgia Population 2021

20,496
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Holly Springs is a city located in Cherokee County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 20,496, it is the 50th largest city in Georgia and the 1818th largest city in the United States . Holly Springs is currently growing at a rate of 14.06% annually and its population has increased by 123.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,189 in 2010. Holly Springs reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Holly Springs has a population density of 2,921 people per square mile.

The average household income in Holly Springs is $100,574 with a poverty rate of 3.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,288 per month, and the median house value is $268,900. The median age in Holly Springs is 34.7 years, 32.7 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.

Holly Springs Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Holly Springswas:

  • White: 85.18%
  • Black or African American: 11.79%
  • Asian: 2.19%
  • Other race: 0.58%
  • Two or more races: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Holly Springs, Georgia is 20,496 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,442.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,189.

Holly Springs, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,65585.18%
Black or African American1,47511.79%
Asian2742.19%
Some Other Race730.58%
Two or More Races320.26%
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Holly Springs Population by Race

Holly Springs Population Pyramid $2021

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Holly Springs Median Age

34.7


Total

32.7


Male

37.1


Female

Holly Springs Adults

There are 9,085 adults, (1,374 of whom are seniors) in Holly Springs.

Holly Springs Age Dependency

62.2

Age Dependency Ratio

17.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Holly Springs Sex Ratio

Female

6,567

52.50%

Male

5,942

47.50%

Holly Springs Population by Age

Holly Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Holly Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family51.7%48.3%
Male63.2%36.8%
Female75.4%24.6%
All76.4%23.6%
Married85.6%14.4%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Holly Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1453.0276.4
Married2,7483.5585.6
Non Family9401.2251.7
Female3213.7675.4
Male1362.9363.2

3.52

Average Family Size

3.02

Average Household Size

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Holly Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1632.04%
9th to 12th Grade4045.07%
High School Graduate1,85823.31%
Some College1,60920.18%
Associates Degree6658.34%
Bachelors Degree2,21327.76%
Graduate Degree1,06013.30%
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Holly Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Holly Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,6916,2272,756
Black801801379
Hispanic24917121
Asian18616185
Other Race413313
2+ Races191919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Holly Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,480$67,975$36,675
Less Than 9th Grade$$50,810$
High School Graduate$39,461$57,783$35,036
Some College$50,076$61,009$35,652
Bachelors Degree$68,391$93,309$53,092
Graduate Degree$69,981$77,487$

$53,480

Average Earnings

$67,975

Average Male

$36,675

Average Female

Holly Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Holly Springs Language by Age

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Holly Springs Language

93.23% of Holly Springs residents speak only English, while 6.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.16% of the population.

Holly Springs Language

Holly Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,0723313.29%
Hispanic64313120.37%

3.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.53%

Male Poverty Rate

3.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Holly Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Holly Springs is Hispanic, with 20.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Holly Springs is White, with 3.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.68%.

Holly Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School6.51%
Some College4.22%
Less Than 9th Grade2.12%
Bachelors or Greater1.41%

Holly Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed23.70%
Female Unemployed4.47%
Male Employed2.15%
Female Employed1.03%

Holly Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Holly Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$95,941$100,574
Families$110,440$114,393
Married Families$113,880-
Non Families$43,617$50,879
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Income by Household Type

Holly Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Holly Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Holly Springs 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 45-54.

Holly Springs Marital Status by Race

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Holly Springs Marital Status

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639

Number of Veterans

627

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam179
First Gulf War163
Second Gulf War104
Korea12
World War II

Holly Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54302
75+146
55 to 6492
65 to 7489
18 to 3410

Holly Springs Veterans by Age

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Holly Springs Veterans by Race

Holly Springs Veterans by Education

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2.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Holly Springs Veterans by Education

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71%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Holly Springs Employment by Age

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Holly Springs Employment by Race

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Holly Springs 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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42.19%

Born in Holly Springs

93.64%

Native Born

6.36%

Foreign Born

4.11%

Non Citizen

2.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.64% of Holly Springs residents were born in the United States, with 42.19% having been born in Georgia. 4.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Holly Springs Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202120,4962,52714.06%
202017,9692,52716.36%
201915,4422,52719.57%
201812,9159287.74%
201711,9876235.48%
201611,3645785.36%
201510,7864684.54%
201410,3184504.56%
20139,8681251.28%
20129,7432102.20%
20119,5331751.87%
20109,3586,16311.35%
20003,1950.00%

Holly Springs Population by Year