Watkinsville, Georgia Population 2020

2,981

Watkinsville is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 2,981, it is the 200th largest city in Georgia and the 6255th largest city in the United States. Watkinsville is currently growing at a rate of 1.19% annually and its population has increased by 5.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,832 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Watkinsville has a population density of 913 people per square mile.

The average household income in Watkinsville is $74,478 with a poverty rate of 5.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,042 per month, and the median house value is $186,700. The median age in Watkinsville is 37.2 years, 33.9 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.0 males.

Watkinsville Demographics

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

  • White: 86.66%
  • Black or African American: 8.78%
  • Asian: 1.92%
  • Two or more races: 1.92%
  • Other race: 0.73%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Watkinsville, Georgia is 2,981, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,911.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,832.

Watkinsville, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,48886.66%
Black or African American2528.78%
Two or More Races551.92%
Asian551.92%
Some Other Race210.73%

Watkinsville Population Pyramid 2020

Watkinsville Median Age

37.2


Total

33.9


Male

39


Female

Watkinsville Adults

There are 2,187 adults, (359 of whom are seniors) in Watkinsville.

Watkinsville Age Dependency

57.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Watkinsville Sex Ratio

Female

1,495

52.07%

Male

1,376

47.93%

Watkinsville Households and Families

Watkinsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Watkinsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All69.5%30.5%
Male62.2%37.8%
Non Family57.7%42.3%
Female53.6%46.4%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0432.6469.5
Married4793.3884.1
Non Family2911.1457.7
Female1833.1553.6
Male902.5162.2

3.17

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Watkinsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade563.01%
9th to 12th Grade794.25%
High School Graduate40021.51%
Some College38620.75%
Associates Degree1548.28%
Bachelors Degree44423.87%
Graduate Degree34118.33%

Watkinsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5511,483696
Black21217331
Hispanic42143
Asian404040
Multiple Races151515
Other Race733

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,123$40,400$36,852
Less Than High School$27,574$28,824$10,729
High School Grad$28,714$29,042$24,531
Some College$35,000$38,672$31,518
Bachelors Degree$42,337$48,393$40,000
Graduate Degree$64,348$81,000$58,636

$39,123

Average Earnings

$40,400

Average Male

$36,852

Average Female

Watkinsville Language

Watkinsville Language by Age

Watkinsville Language

92.67% of Watkinsville residents speak only English, while 7.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.87% of the population.

Watkinsville Poverty

Watkinsville Poverty by Race

5.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.45%

Male Poverty Rate

6.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Watkinsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Watkinsville is White, with 6.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Watkinsville is White, with 6.55% 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 10.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.04%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.08%
High School4.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.95%
Some College3.95%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.86%
Male Employed3.96%
Female Employed3.36%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Watkinsville Income

Watkinsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,427$74,478
Families$72,984$82,052
Married Families$78,750-
Non Families$47,784$53,371

Watkinsville Marital Status

Watkinsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Watkinsville Married by Age and Sex

Watkinsville 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 35-44.

Watkinsville Marital Status by Race

Watkinsville Veterans

198

Number of Veterans

180

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War66
First Gulf War50
Vietnam44
Korea17
World War II
Age Group Veterans
18 to 3452
35 to 5448
65 to 7442
75+39
55 to 6417

$Watkinsville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Watkinsville Employment Status

66.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Watkinsville 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

60.01%

Born in Georgia

93.35%

Native Born

6.65%

Foreign Born

2.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.35% of Watkinsville residents were born in the United States, with 60.01% having been born in Georgia. 2.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,981351.19%
20192,946351.20%
20182,911250.87%
20172,886351.23%
20162,85110.04%
20152,850100.35%
20142,840-42-1.46%
20132,88280.28%
20122,874-2-0.07%
20112,876351.23%
20102,8410.00%