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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Porterdalewas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Porterdale
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.