Butts County, Georgia Population 2020

Butts County, Georgia's estimated population is 24,495 with a growth rate of 0.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butts County, Georgia is the 78th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202024,4951510.62%
201924,3441510.62%
201824,1931510.63%
201724,0423331.40%
201623,7092150.92%
201523,4941800.77%
201423,3141200.52%
201323,194-219-0.94%
201223,413-167-0.71%
201123,580-178-0.75%
201023,7588,43255.02%
199015,3261,66112.16%
198013,6653,10529.40%
197010,5601,58417.65%
19608,976-103-1.13%
19509,079-103-1.12%
19409,182-163-1.74%
19309,345-2,982-24.19%
192012,327-1,297-9.52%
191013,6248196.40%
190012,8052,24021.20%
189010,5652,25427.12%
18808,3111,37019.74%
18706,9414867.53%
18606,455-33-0.51%
18506,4881,18022.23%
18405,3083647.36%
18304,9440.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.62%
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Founded
1825
County Seat

Butts County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,28968.59%
Black or African American6,85828.88%
Two or More Races2431.02%
Some Other Race1850.78%
Asian1050.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander600.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.04%

Butts County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Butts County, Georgia Median Age

38.5


Total

35.9


Male

42.3


Female

Butts County, Georgia Adults

There are 18,831 adults, (3,579 of whom are seniors) in Butts County, Georgia.

Butts County, Georgia Age Dependency

55.7

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Butts County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

11,089

46.69%

Male

12,661

53.31%

Butts County, Georgia Households and Families

Butts County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butts County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All71.6%28.4%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Male59.1%40.9%
Female44.8%55.2%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1572.5771.6
Married4,0803.0586.4
Non Family2,2241.1764.3
Female1,4503.1544.8
Male4033.3159.1

3

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butts County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7654.57%
9th to 12th Grade2,71416.22%
High School Graduate7,36244.01%
Some College2,92217.47%
Associates Degree1,0646.36%
Bachelors Degree1,3828.26%
Graduate Degree5203.11%

Butts County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,3789,4181,478
Black4,5883,220173
Hispanic557407158
Multiple Races15214313
Other Race1386226
Asian10510545
Native American10109

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 90.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,608$35,341$25,637
Less Than High School$21,707$30,566$13,419
High School Grad$31,099$32,404$25,139
Some College$31,196$40,156$26,570
Bachelors Degree$42,031$45,968$31,458
Graduate Degree$65,457$66,776$64,659

$31,608

Average Earnings

$35,341

Average Male

$25,637

Average Female

Butts County, Georgia Language

Butts County, Georgia Language by Age

Butts County, Georgia Language

96.73% of Butts County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.30% of the population.

Butts County, Georgia Poverty

Butts County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,7752,77818.80%
Black5,3062,15840.67%
Hispanic600498.17%

23.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.36%

Male Poverty Rate

26.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butts County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butts County, Georgia is Black, with 40.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butts County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 8.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.81%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.69%
High School17.68%
Some College17.17%
Bachelors or Greater8.54%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.38%
Female Unemployed36.47%
Female Employed14.93%
Male Employed8.91%

Butts County, Georgia Income

Butts County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,845$62,880
Families$49,600$66,279
Married Families$66,449-
Non Families$28,547$48,487

Butts County, Georgia Marital Status

Butts County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Butts County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Butts County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Butts County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Butts County, Georgia Veterans

1,520

Number of Veterans

1,441

Male Veterans

79

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam709
First Gulf War521
Korea65
Second Gulf War51
World War II13
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54489
65 to 74448
55 to 64304
75+255
18 to 3424
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2369.53%
Black2745.13%
Hispanic599.49%
2 or More104.55%

$Butts County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butts County, Georgia Employment Status

48.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Butts 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

77.50%

Born in Georgia

96.97%

Native Born

3.03%

Foreign Born

1.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.97% of Butts County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 77.50% having been born in Georgia. 1.21% 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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