Berrien County, Georgia Population 2021

Berrien County, Georgia's estimated population is 19,659 with a growth rate of 0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Berrien County, Georgia is the 93rd largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 19,361 and has seen a growth of 1.54% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202119,6591310.67%
202019,5281310.68%
201919,3971310.68%
201819,2661580.83%
201719,1081120.59%
201618,99650.03%
201518,9911780.95%
201418,813-246-1.29%
201319,059-101-0.53%
201219,160-218-1.12%
201119,378170.09%
201019,3615,20836.80%
199014,1536284.64%
198013,5251,96917.04%
197011,556-482-4.00%
196012,038-1,928-13.80%
195013,966-1,404-9.13%
194015,3707244.94%
193014,646-927-5.95%
192015,573-7,199-31.61%
191022,7723,33217.14%
190019,4408,74681.78%
189010,6944,07561.57%
18806,6192,10146.50%
18704,5181,04330.01%
18603,4750.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.67% (131)
County Website
State
Founded
1856
County Seat
2010 Population
19,361
Growth Since 2010
1.54% (298)
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Berrien County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,90483.04%
Black or African American2,24711.73%
Some Other Race3591.87%
Two or More Races3271.71%
Asian2121.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native1030.54%
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Berrien County, Georgia Population by Race

Berrien County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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Berrien County, Georgia Median Age

39.6


Total

38.4


Male

40.5


Female

Berrien County, Georgia Adults

There are 14,504 adults, (3,364 of whom are seniors) in Berrien County, Georgia.

Berrien County, Georgia Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Berrien County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,768

51.00%

Male

9,384

49.00%

Berrien County, Georgia Population by Age

Berrien County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Berrien County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female49.8%50.2%
Non Family55.1%44.9%
Male62.9%37.1%
All64.2%35.8%
Married73.7%26.3%

64.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Berrien County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3672.5764.2
Married3,7713.2573.7
Non Family2,3121.1855.1
Female1,0013.1649.8
Male2832.962.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Berrien County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7685.82%
9th to 12th Grade1,99915.15%
High School Graduate5,59742.42%
Some College2,29717.41%
Associates Degree1,0227.75%
Bachelors Degree9777.41%
Graduate Degree5334.04%
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Berrien County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Berrien County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,1009,0591,408
Black1,5051,09153
Hispanic50824510
Other Race13344
Asian1218125
2+ Races978314
Native American803

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 85.57%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 20.66%.

Berrien County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,915$34,547$26,798
Less Than 9th Grade$17,981$25,775$15,233
High School Graduate$29,414$32,868$24,125
Some College$31,532$41,208$27,243
Bachelors Degree$48,170$61,406$39,643
Graduate Degree$51,554$61,111$50,608

$30,915

Average Earnings

$34,547

Average Male

$26,798

Average Female

Berrien County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Berrien County, Georgia Language by Age

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Berrien County, Georgia Language

94.04% of Berrien County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.69% of the population.

Berrien County, Georgia Language

Berrien County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,4823,28321.21%
Black2,16477835.95%
Hispanic96430531.64%
Multiple32120764.49%
Other35911431.75%
Native1037774.76%

24.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.98%

Male Poverty Rate

27.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Berrien County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Berrien County, Georgia is Native, with 74.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Berrien County, Georgia is White, with 21.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.13%.

Berrien County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.31%
High School20.33%
Some College16.58%
Bachelors or Greater3.16%

Berrien County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed39.88%
Male Unemployed23.14%
Female Employed9.01%
Male Employed8.96%

Berrien County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Berrien County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,415$49,598
Families$50,207$58,508
Married Families$58,653-
Non Families$20,816$27,202
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Income by Household Type

Berrien County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Berrien County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Berrien 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.

Berrien County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Berrien County, Georgia Marital Status

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906

Number of Veterans

832

Male Veterans

74

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam355
First Gulf War213
Second Gulf War203
Korea55
World War II30

Berrien County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74279
35 to 54244
75+163
55 to 64163
18 to 3457

Berrien County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8556.95%
Black482.88%
Hispanic50.87%
Native American33.53%

Berrien County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Berrien County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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6.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Berrien County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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52.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.1%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Berrien County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Berrien County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Berrien County, Georgia 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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74.49%

Born in Berrien County, Georgia

97.00%

Native Born

3.00%

Foreign Born

2.27%

Non Citizen

0.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.00% of Berrien County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 74.49% having been born in Georgia. 2.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Berrien County, Georgia Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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