Porterdale, Georgia Population 2022

1,484
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Porterdale is a city located in Newton County Georgia. Porterdale has a 2020 population of 1,484. Porterdale is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 3.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,429 in 2010.

The average household income in Porterdale is $38,878 with a poverty rate of 28.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $817 per month, and the median house value is $73,800. The median age in Porterdale is 36.3 years, 28.6 years for males, and 38.9 years for females.

Porterdale Demographics

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

  • White: 68.19%
  • Black or African American: 28.78%
  • Two or more races: 2.17%
  • Other race: 0.69%
  • Asian: 0.17%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Porterdale, Georgia is 1,484 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,484.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,429.

Porterdale, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,19268.19%
Black or African American50328.78%
Two or More Races382.17%
Some Other Race120.69%
Asian30.17%
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Porterdale Population by Race

Porterdale Population Pyramid $2022

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Porterdale Median Age

36.3


Total

28.6


Male

38.9


Female

Porterdale Adults

There are 1,288 adults, (144 of whom are seniors) in Porterdale.

Porterdale Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

12.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Porterdale Sex Ratio

Female

934

53.43%

Male

814

46.57%

Porterdale Population by Age

Porterdale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Porterdale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male25.9%74.1%
Female27.6%72.4%
All34.9%65.1%
Non Family36.4%63.6%
Married37.9%62.1%

34.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Porterdale Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6672.6234.9
Non Family2971.1636.4
Married2273.7337.9
Female1163.5427.6
Male275.3725.9

3.72

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Porterdale Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade534.84%
9th to 12th Grade31028.31%
High School Graduate35932.79%
Some College20118.36%
Associates Degree635.75%
Bachelors Degree413.74%
Graduate Degree686.21%
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Porterdale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Porterdale Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White71951258
Black33919048
Hispanic2215
2+ Races1212
Other Race1212
Asian333

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 100.00%.

Porterdale Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,844$35,625$19,239
Less Than 9th Grade$21,198$22,422$
High School Graduate$28,534$41,250$28,103
Some College$32,917$47,688$18,913
Bachelors Degree$38,333$$51,667
Graduate Degree$2,500$$

$26,844

Average Earnings

$35,625

Average Male

$19,239

Average Female

Porterdale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Porterdale Language by Age

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Porterdale Language

97.97% of Porterdale residents speak only English, while 2.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.85% of the population.

Porterdale Language

Porterdale Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,13432929.01%
Black50313426.64%
Hispanic834453.01%
Other12NaN%
Multiple381026.32%

28.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.89%

Male Poverty Rate

29.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Porterdale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Porterdale is White, with 29.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Porterdale is Multiple, with 26.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.01%.

Porterdale Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.51%
High School29.25%
Some College28.79%
Bachelors or Greater21.10%

Porterdale Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed17.77%
Female Unemployed11.54%
Male Employed6.95%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Porterdale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Porterdale Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,464$38,878
Families$43,333$49,945
Married Families$53,750-
Non Families$15,451$23,965
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Income by Household Type

Porterdale Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.7%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Porterdale Married by Age and Sex

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Porterdale 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 20-34.

Porterdale Marital Status by Race

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Porterdale Marital Status

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79

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War38
Second Gulf War23
Korea7
Vietnam6
World War II4

Porterdale Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5428
18 to 3420
75+15
55 to 6410
65 to 746

Porterdale Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White627.50%
Black173.95%
Hispanic313.64%

Porterdale Veterans by Race

Porterdale Veterans by Education

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17.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Porterdale Veterans by Education

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52.5%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Porterdale Employment by Age

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Porterdale Employment by Race

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Porterdale 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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80.09%

Born in Porterdale

98.17%

Native Born

1.83%

Foreign Born

1.83%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.17% of Porterdale residents were born in the United States, with 80.09% having been born in Georgia. 1.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Porterdale Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,48420.13%
20211,48220.14%
20201,48020.14%
20191,47820.14%
20181,476-3-0.20%
20171,47910.07%
20161,478120.82%
20151,466100.69%
20141,456120.83%
20131,444130.91%
20121,43130.21%
20111,428-1-0.07%
20101,4290.00%

Porterdale Population by Year