Clarke County, Georgia Population 2020

Clarke County, Georgia's estimated population is 128,350 with a growth rate of 0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clarke County, Georgia is the 19th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020128,3505100.40%
2019127,8405100.40%
2018127,3305100.40%
2017126,8201,9261.54%
2016124,8941,3421.09%
2015123,5523,1392.61%
2014120,413-492-0.41%
2013120,9051,0010.83%
2012119,9041,6771.42%
2011118,2278170.70%
2010117,41029,81634.04%
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%
2020 Growth Rate
0.40%
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Founded
1801
County Seat

Clarke County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White78,34262.87%
Black or African American34,35427.57%
Asian5,0484.05%
Some Other Race3,3202.66%
Two or More Races3,2872.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native1680.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander830.07%

Clarke County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Clarke County, Georgia Median Age

27.7


Total

27.2


Male

28.3


Female

Clarke County, Georgia Adults

There are 102,948 adults, (12,807 of whom are seniors) in Clarke County, Georgia.

Clarke County, Georgia Age Dependency

38.2

Age Dependency Ratio

14.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarke County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

65,354

52.45%

Male

59,248

47.55%

Clarke County, Georgia Households and Families

Clarke County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clarke County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64.8%35.2%
All39%61%
Male36.5%63.5%
Female26.9%73.1%
Non Family25.4%74.6%

39.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All47,2242.4139
Non Family23,8931.6325.4
Married15,5843.0764.8
Female6,0143.4826.9
Male1,7333.4336.5

3.1

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clarke County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,4725.00%
9th to 12th Grade5,4787.88%
High School Graduate14,66821.11%
Some College11,65016.76%
Associates Degree4,5706.58%
Bachelors Degree14,60421.02%
Graduate Degree15,05121.66%

Clarke County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,67036,97722,614
Black20,38316,2433,403
Hispanic6,4933,5201,003
Asian2,4572,3371,887
Multiple Races1,5131,379691
Other Race1,442963212
Native American1101109
Islander837215

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 76.80%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,343$31,048$27,309
Less Than High School$17,296$20,522$13,034
High School Grad$24,010$25,399$20,918
Some College$26,761$31,875$22,823
Bachelors Degree$32,187$38,472$29,540
Graduate Degree$49,895$50,164$49,738

$29,343

Average Earnings

$31,048

Average Male

$27,309

Average Female

Clarke County, Georgia Language

Clarke County, Georgia Language by Age

Clarke County, Georgia Language

84.83% of Clarke County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 15.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.19% of the population.

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty

Clarke County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White61,36017,11827.90%
Black32,93212,22137.11%
Hispanic12,8434,41334.36%
Other3,2451,53547.30%
Asian3,9361,27032.27%
Multiple2,88382128.48%
Native1542717.53%
Islander8389.64%

31.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.30%

Male Poverty Rate

32.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarke County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Georgia is Other, with 47.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarke County, Georgia is Islander, with 9.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.27%
High School25.71%
Some College16.66%
Bachelors or Greater10.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.07%
Male Unemployed44.52%
Female Employed24.20%
Male Employed19.77%

Clarke County, Georgia Income

Clarke County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,889$57,133
Families$53,790$79,126
Married Families$76,440$99,630
Non Families$24,090$33,861

Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status

Clarke County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.1%

Male Marriage Rate

30.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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

Clarke County, Georgia Veterans

4,570

Number of Veterans

4,039

Male Veterans

531

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,642
First Gulf War986
Second Gulf War801
Korea321
World War II132
Age Group Veterans
55 to 641,214
65 to 741,107
35 to 541,075
75+829
18 to 34345
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0504.47%
Black1,3225.14%
2 or More1305.36%
Hispanic720.84%
Asian681.58%

$Clarke County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarke County, Georgia Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Clarke 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

57.15%

Born in Georgia

90.19%

Native Born

9.81%

Foreign Born

6.95%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.19% of Clarke County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 57.15% having been born in Georgia. 6.95% 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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