Clarke County, Georgia Population 2021

Clarke County, Georgia's estimated population is 130,457 with a growth rate of 0.82% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clarke County, Georgia is the 20th largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 117,403 and has seen a growth of 11.12% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021130,4571,0630.82%
2020129,3941,0630.83%
2019128,3311,0630.84%
2018127,2684530.36%
2017126,8151,9101.53%
2016124,9051,3441.09%
2015123,5613,1752.64%
2014120,386-502-0.42%
2013120,8889970.83%
2012119,8911,6621.41%
2011118,2298260.70%
2010117,40329,80934.03%
199087,59413,09617.58%
198074,4989,32114.30%
197065,17719,81443.68%
196045,3638,81324.11%
195036,5508,15228.71%
194028,3982,78510.87%
193025,613-498-1.91%
192026,1112,83812.19%
191023,2735,56531.43%
190017,7082,52216.61%
189015,1863,48429.77%
188011,702-1,239-9.57%
187012,9411,72315.36%
186011,218990.89%
185011,1195975.67%
184010,5223463.40%
183010,1761,40916.07%
18208,7671,13914.93%
18107,6280.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.82% (1,063)
County Website
State
Founded
1801
County Seat
2010 Population
117,403
Growth Since 2010
11.12% (13,054)
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Clarke County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White79,86263.29%
Black or African American35,21527.91%
Asian4,8913.88%
Two or More Races3,3472.65%
Some Other Race2,6362.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native1410.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander840.07%
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Clarke County, Georgia Population by Race

Clarke County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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Clarke County, Georgia Median Age

28


Total

27.4


Male

28.6


Female

Clarke County, Georgia Adults

There are 104,277 adults, (13,351 of whom are seniors) in Clarke County, Georgia.

Clarke County, Georgia Age Dependency

38.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarke County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

66,131

52.41%

Male

60,045

47.59%

Clarke County, Georgia Population by Age

Clarke County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clarke County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family25.3%74.7%
Female28.1%71.9%
Male38%62%
All39%61%
Married64.7%35.3%

39.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarke County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All48,8442.3639
Non Family24,6981.6225.3
Married15,9713.0164.7
Female6,3693.328.1
Male1,8063.3238

3.01

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Clarke County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,1914.50%
9th to 12th Grade5,3347.52%
High School Graduate14,11719.91%
Some College12,15217.14%
Associates Degree4,9196.94%
Bachelors Degree15,65622.08%
Graduate Degree15,54521.92%
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Clarke County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clarke County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White39,27837,65823,324
Black21,02817,1543,925
Hispanic6,6303,7901,327
Asian2,4252,2911,775
2+ Races1,5831,434834
Other Race1,096747224
Native American949435
Islander847426

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 asian people with a rate of 73.20%.

Clarke County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,746$32,246$28,376
Less Than 9th Grade$19,550$22,343$12,342
High School Graduate$24,178$25,370$20,770
Some College$28,329$32,203$24,499
Bachelors Degree$32,375$39,829$30,894
Graduate Degree$50,069$51,453$48,151

$30,746

Average Earnings

$32,246

Average Male

$28,376

Average Female

Clarke County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clarke County, Georgia Language by Age

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Clarke County, Georgia Language

84.84% of Clarke County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 15.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.36% of the population.

Clarke County, Georgia Language

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White62,00616,41726.48%
Black33,79211,94835.36%
Hispanic13,0294,00130.71%
Other2,5821,19446.24%
Asian3,7041,09229.48%
Multiple2,86582828.90%
Native1271511.81%
Islander8489.52%

29.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.42%

Male Poverty Rate

31.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarke County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Georgia is Other, with 46.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Georgia is Islander, with 9.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.55%.

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.17%
High School24.10%
Some College15.69%
Bachelors or Greater9.36%

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed64.19%
Male Unemployed43.54%
Female Employed24.03%
Male Employed18.32%

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clarke County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$38,623$59,404
Families$55,187$81,329
Married Families$80,675$103,038
Non Families$25,783$35,632
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Income by Household Type

Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.4%

Male Marriage Rate

30.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Clarke 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 35-44.

Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status

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4,597

Number of Veterans

4,058

Male Veterans

539

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,698
First Gulf War1,039
Second Gulf War953
Korea241
World War II93

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,192
55 to 641,111
35 to 541,018
75+755
18 to 34521

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0354.38%
Black1,3325.04%
Asian1102.60%
Hispanic820.93%
2+ Races813.39%
Other Race392.34%

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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6.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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61%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Clarke County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Clarke 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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57.33%

Born in Clarke County, Georgia

89.98%

Native Born

10.02%

Foreign Born

6.96%

Non Citizen

3.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.98% of Clarke County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 57.33% having been born in Georgia. 6.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clarke 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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