Berrien County, Georgia Population 2020

Berrien County, Georgia's estimated population is 19,113 with a growth rate of 0.74% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Berrien County, Georgia is the 91st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201819,2521390.73%
201719,1131410.74%
201618,972-3-0.02%
201518,9751600.85%
201418,815-244-1.28%
201319,059-103-0.54%
201219,162-215-1.11%
201119,377160.08%
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%

How Many People Live in Berrien County, Georgia?

19,113

Berrien County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,06784.45%
Black or African American2,27311.95%
Two or More Races3271.72%
Some Other Race2331.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native910.48%
Asian340.18%

Berrien County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Berrien County, Georgia Median Age

39.7


Total

39


Male

40.4


Female

Berrien County, Georgia Adults

There are 14,424 adults, (3,269 of whom are seniors) in Berrien County, Georgia.

Berrien County, Georgia Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Berrien County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,726

51.12%

Male

9,299

48.88%

Berrien County, Georgia Households and Families

Berrien County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Berrien County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78%22%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female53.7%46.3%
Male50.9%49.1%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3222.5766.9
Married3,5393.2478
Non Family2,3391.1958.5
Female1,1223.2853.7
Male3222.8250.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Berrien County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7265.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,13816.38%
High School Graduate5,52642.34%
Some College2,14616.44%
Associates Degree9737.46%
Bachelors Degree1,0047.69%
Graduate Degree5374.11%

Berrien County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,0698,8631,438
Black1,5011,06558
Hispanic45024412
Multiple Races1008211
Other Race9537
Native American679
Asian222222

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$29,989$33,812$25,784
Less Than High School$21,442$26,086$13,690
High School Grad$28,142$32,049$21,186
Some College$31,082$40,444$27,342
Bachelors Degree$53,750$61,098$47,188
Graduate Degree$42,500$43,750$42,333

$29,989

Average Earnings

$33,812

Average Male

$25,784

Average Female

Berrien County, Georgia Language

Berrien County, Georgia Language by Age

Berrien County, Georgia Language

94.96% of Berrien County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.46% of the population.

Berrien County, Georgia Poverty

Berrien County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,4793,56523.03%
Black2,20389440.58%
Multiple32124476.01%
Hispanic91922224.16%
Native915863.74%
Other2332410.30%
Asian341235.29%

26.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.95%

Male Poverty Rate

29.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Berrien County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Berrien County, Georgia is Multiple, with 76.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Berrien County, Georgia is Other, with 10.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.70%
High School23.32%
Some College16.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.75%
Male Unemployed29.14%
Female Employed11.18%
Male Employed8.78%

Berrien County, Georgia Income

Berrien County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,163$46,957
Families$44,695$55,668
Married Families$56,297-
Non Families$20,146$25,505

Berrien County, Georgia Marital Status

Berrien County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Berrien County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

Berrien County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Berrien County, Georgia Veterans

1,045

Number of Veterans

987

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam411
First Gulf War248
Second Gulf War222
Korea102
World War II36

$Berrien County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Berrien County, Georgia Employment Status

52.4%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Berrien 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

74.71%

Born in Georgia

97.45%

Native Born

2.55%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.45% of Berrien County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 74.71% having been born in Georgia. 1.90% 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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