Pooler, Georgia Population 2020

24,838

Pooler is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 24,838, it is the 44th largest city in Georgia and the 1545th largest city in the United States. Pooler is currently growing at a rate of 1.44% annually and its population has increased by 29.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,140 in 2010. Spanning over 28 miles, Pooler has a population density of 898 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pooler is $94,698 with a poverty rate of 5.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,217 per month, and the median house value is $215,500. The median age in Pooler is 37.3 years, 36.6 years for males, and 38.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.8 males.

Pooler Demographics

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

  • White: 67.96%
  • Black or African American: 24.15%
  • Two or more races: 3.82%
  • Asian: 2.61%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.60%
  • Other race: 0.51%
  • Native American: 0.35%
The current population of Pooler, Georgia is 24,838, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 24,132.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,140.

Pooler, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,70167.96%
Black or African American5,57924.15%
Two or More Races8823.82%
Asian6032.61%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1380.60%
Some Other Race1170.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native820.35%

Pooler Population Pyramid 2020

Pooler Median Age

37.3


Total

36.6


Male

38.6


Female

Pooler Adults

There are 17,474 adults, (2,375 of whom are seniors) in Pooler.

Pooler Age Dependency

53

Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Pooler Sex Ratio

Female

12,046

52.14%

Male

11,056

47.86%

Pooler Households and Families

Pooler Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pooler Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.9%24.1%
All61.8%38.2%
Female48.7%51.3%
Non Family45.1%54.9%
Male44.2%55.8%

61.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6552.6661.8
Married4,6113.1575.9
Non Family2,8541.4245.1
Female7173.7748.7
Male4733.6944.2

3.2

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pooler Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5553.51%
9th to 12th Grade8005.05%
High School Graduate3,44021.73%
Some College3,63422.96%
Associates Degree1,5209.60%
Bachelors Degree3,83424.22%
Graduate Degree2,04512.92%

Pooler Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,03710,1124,178
Black3,2683,0861,090
Hispanic822615209
Asian469428319
Multiple Races182182125
Islander9696
Native American737344
Other Race595925

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 multiple races people with a rate of 68.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,756$66,705$35,071
Less Than High School$31,738$$
High School Grad$38,359$56,779$22,328
Some College$33,475$50,938$26,154
Bachelors Degree$61,610$86,222$43,756
Graduate Degree$66,313$123,663$48,024

$45,756

Average Earnings

$66,705

Average Male

$35,071

Average Female

Pooler Language

Pooler Language by Age

Pooler Language

91.16% of Pooler residents speak only English, while 8.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.26% of the population.

Pooler Poverty

Pooler Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,6017415.07%
Black5,5463025.45%
Hispanic1,2861007.78%
Asian603233.81%

5.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.88%

Male Poverty Rate

6.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pooler

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pooler is Hispanic, with 7.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pooler is Asian, with 3.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.82%
Some College7.05%
Bachelors or Greater3.56%
High School2.31%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.23%
Female Employed5.62%
Male Unemployed1.08%
Male Employed1.02%

Pooler Income

Pooler Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,102$94,698
Families$93,995$108,182
Married Families$109,491-
Non Families$49,956$64,096

Pooler Marital Status

Pooler Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Pooler Married by Age and Sex

Pooler 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.

Pooler Marital Status by Race

Pooler Veterans

2,869

Number of Veterans

2,637

Male Veterans

232

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,141
Second Gulf War916
Vietnam727
Korea45
World War II38
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,165
55 to 64841
65 to 74445
75+213
18 to 34205
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,86514.79%
Black90523.99%
Hispanic10712.60%
Asian9017.79%
Indian910.98%

$Pooler Veterans by Education

7.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pooler Employment Status

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Pooler 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

50.39%

Born in Georgia

93.29%

Native Born

6.71%

Foreign Born

5.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.29% of Pooler residents were born in the United States, with 50.39% having been born in Georgia. 5.03% 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
202024,8383531.44%
201924,4853531.46%
201824,1324191.77%
201723,7133531.51%
201623,3607113.14%
201522,6499284.27%
201421,7211,0575.12%
201320,6646023.00%
201220,0626693.45%
201119,3937033.76%
201018,69012,45111.60%
20006,2391,7863.43%
19904,4531,9105.76%
19802,5430.00%