Oakwood, Georgia Population 2020

4,156

Oakwood is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 4,156, it is the 157th largest city in Georgia and the 5281st largest city in the United States. Oakwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.12% annually but its population has increased by 4.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,970 in 2010. Oakwood reached it's highest population of 4,166 in 2018. Spanning over 6 miles, Oakwood has a population density of 738 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oakwood is $54,605 with a poverty rate of 24.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,003 per month, and the median house value is $123,200. The median age in Oakwood is 29.4 years, 30.4 years for males, and 28.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.9 males.

Oakwood Demographics

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

  • White: 64.91%
  • Black or African American: 16.63%
  • Two or more races: 9.17%
  • Other race: 7.25%
  • Asian: 1.92%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Oakwood, Georgia is 4,156, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,166.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,970.

Oakwood, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,67764.91%
Black or African American68616.63%
Two or More Races3789.17%
Some Other Race2997.25%
Asian791.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.12%

Oakwood Population Pyramid 2020

Oakwood Median Age

29.4


Total

30.4


Male

28.7


Female

Oakwood Adults

There are 3,117 adults, (383 of whom are seniors) in Oakwood.

Oakwood Age Dependency

50.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Oakwood Sex Ratio

Female

2,305

55.89%

Male

1,819

44.11%

Oakwood Households and Families

Oakwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oakwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married40.5%59.5%
Male36.2%63.8%
All31.3%68.7%
Non Family28.6%71.4%
Female19.5%80.5%

31.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4142.931.3
Married4793.5240.5
Non Family4761.4228.6
Female3184.1919.5
Male1412.8436.2

3.42

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oakwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32012.44%
9th to 12th Grade1776.88%
High School Graduate73428.53%
Some College78530.51%
Associates Degree2379.21%
Bachelors Degree1566.06%
Graduate Degree1646.37%

Oakwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4561,286216
Hispanic63634327
Black32229346
Multiple Races15886
Other Race13041
Asian686831
Islander5

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,892$36,898$26,817
Less Than High School$26,033$30,875$24,583
High School Grad$31,528$44,643$19,750
Some College$31,602$36,140$27,014
Bachelors Degree$47,031$49,226$34,500
Graduate Degree$53,281$72,727$43,125

$31,892

Average Earnings

$36,898

Average Male

$26,817

Average Female

Oakwood Language

Oakwood Language by Age

Oakwood Language

69.78% of Oakwood residents speak only English, while 30.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.89% of the population.

Oakwood Poverty

Oakwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,25249439.46%
White1,88629215.48%
Other28526191.58%
Black68620529.88%
Asian791316.46%
Multiple37851.32%

24.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.84%

Male Poverty Rate

27.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oakwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oakwood is Other, with 91.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oakwood is Multiple, with 1.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.78%
High School23.57%
Some College14.58%
Bachelors or Greater5.31%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.91%
Male Unemployed34.48%
Female Employed11.69%
Male Employed8.83%

Oakwood Income

Oakwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,171$54,605
Families$48,000$55,327
Married Families$60,707-
Non Families$40,938$46,278

Oakwood Marital Status

Oakwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.5%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Oakwood Married by Age and Sex

Oakwood 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 45-54.

Oakwood Marital Status by Race

Oakwood Veterans

181

Number of Veterans

167

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War59
Vietnam47
Korea23
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54103
75+38
55 to 6421
65 to 7419
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1104.84%
Black7117.71%
Hispanic131.63%

$Oakwood Veterans by Education

38.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oakwood Employment Status

67.9%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Oakwood Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

52.09%

Born in Georgia

81.91%

Native Born

18.09%

Foreign Born

11.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.91% of Oakwood residents were born in the United States, with 52.09% having been born in Georgia. 11.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,156-5-0.12%
20194,161-5-0.12%
20184,166220.53%
20174,144-5-0.12%
20164,149561.37%
20154,093260.64%
20144,067270.67%
20134,040380.95%
20124,002330.83%
20113,969390.99%
20103,9301,2413.87%
20002,6890.00%