Barrow County, Georgia Population 2020

Barrow County, Georgia's estimated population is 78,843 with a growth rate of 2.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Barrow County, Georgia is the 31st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201880,8091,9662.49%
201778,8431,8782.44%
201676,9652,0012.67%
201574,9642,1112.90%
201472,8531,6132.26%
201371,2401,1101.58%
201270,1302950.42%
201169,8351580.23%
201069,67739,956134.44%
199029,7218,36739.18%
198021,3544,49526.66%
197016,8592,37416.39%
196014,4851,37010.45%
195013,115510.39%
194013,0646635.35%
193012,401-787-5.97%
192013,1880.00%

How Many People Live in Barrow County, Georgia?

78,843

Barrow County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White61,17379.56%
Black or African American8,84111.50%
Asian2,8113.66%
Some Other Race2,1672.82%
Two or More Races1,7552.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native1340.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.01%

Barrow County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Barrow County, Georgia Median Age

35.4


Total

34.5


Male

36.4


Female

Barrow County, Georgia Adults

There are 56,441 adults, (9,187 of whom are seniors) in Barrow County, Georgia.

Barrow County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Barrow County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

39,116

50.87%

Male

37,771

49.13%

Barrow County, Georgia Households and Families

Barrow County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Barrow County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Male57.5%42.5%
Female48.9%51.1%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,3193.0372.7
Married14,2693.582.6
Non Family6,0571.2466.7
Female3,3583.948.9
Male1,6353.7857.5

3.47

Average Family Size

3.03

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Barrow County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0226.01%
9th to 12th Grade5,50210.94%
High School Graduate17,27334.35%
Some College11,52422.92%
Associates Degree4,1028.16%
Bachelors Degree6,05512.04%
Graduate Degree2,8075.58%

Barrow County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,22832,6907,077
Black5,5144,474678
Hispanic4,2402,831719
Asian1,6201,179297
Other Race1,10362463
Multiple Races65260997
Native American946424
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 25.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,595$41,567$27,573
Less Than High School$27,997$34,068$15,988
High School Grad$29,483$34,730$25,381
Some College$36,642$48,521$28,598
Bachelors Degree$43,873$52,687$34,533
Graduate Degree$54,722$65,921$52,192

$34,595

Average Earnings

$41,567

Average Male

$27,573

Average Female

Barrow County, Georgia Language

Barrow County, Georgia Language by Age

Barrow County, Georgia Language

87.29% of Barrow County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 12.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.77% of the population.

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty

Barrow County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,2985,4859.92%
Black8,7362,01523.07%
Hispanic7,9061,22115.44%
Asian2,79534812.45%
Multiple1,75428316.13%
Other2,1071617.64%

12.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.93%

Male Poverty Rate

14.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Barrow County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Barrow County, Georgia is Black, with 23.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Barrow County, Georgia is Other, with 7.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.94%
High School10.85%
Some College8.12%
Bachelors or Greater2.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.95%
Male Unemployed23.21%
Female Employed6.81%
Male Employed4.84%

Barrow County, Georgia Income

Barrow County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,348$68,855
Families$63,186$75,534
Married Families$74,813$85,257
Non Families$33,707$40,897

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Barrow County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Barrow County, Georgia 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.

Barrow County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Barrow County, Georgia Veterans

4,053

Number of Veterans

3,704

Male Veterans

349

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,378
First Gulf War923
Second Gulf War799
Korea221
World War II103
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5347.72%
Black3675.76%
Hispanic1823.63%
Asian582.95%
2 or More526.31%
Other292.09%
Indian1313.83%

$Barrow County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Barrow County, Georgia Employment Status

64%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Barrow County, Georgia 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

60.17%

Born in Georgia

92.44%

Native Born

7.56%

Foreign Born

4.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.44% of Barrow County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 60.17% having been born in Georgia. 4.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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