Coweta County, Georgia Population 2020

Coweta County, Georgia's estimated population is 151,492 with a growth rate of 1.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Coweta County, Georgia is the 17th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020151,4922,8141.89%
2019148,6782,8141.93%
2018145,8642,8141.97%
2017143,0502,6311.87%
2016140,4192,3131.67%
2015138,1062,9662.19%
2014135,1402,2031.66%
2013132,9372,3621.81%
2012130,5751,2300.95%
2011129,3451,4261.11%
2010127,91974,066137.53%
199053,85314,58537.14%
198039,2686,95821.54%
197032,3103,41711.83%
196028,8931,1073.98%
195027,7868143.02%
194026,9721,8457.34%
193025,127-3,920-13.50%
192029,0472470.86%
191028,8003,82015.29%
190024,9802,62611.75%
189022,3541,2455.90%
188021,1095,23432.97%
187015,8751,1727.97%
186014,7031,0687.83%
185013,6353,27131.56%
184010,3645,361107.16%
18305,0030.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.89%
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Founded
1826
County Seat

Coweta County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White107,83176.74%
Black or African American24,73017.60%
Two or More Races3,3212.36%
Asian2,7021.92%
Some Other Race1,5911.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native3070.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander340.02%

Coweta County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Coweta County, Georgia Median Age

38.5


Total

37.6


Male

39.4


Female

Coweta County, Georgia Adults

There are 105,186 adults, (18,483 of whom are seniors) in Coweta County, Georgia.

Coweta County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Coweta County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

72,086

51.30%

Male

68,430

48.70%

Coweta County, Georgia Households and Families

Coweta County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Coweta County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All72.1%27.9%
Male62.7%37.3%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Female46.8%53.2%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All51,3082.7372.1
Married29,3643.2483.7
Non Family13,3041.2760.8
Female6,7373.2846.8
Male1,9033.0862.7

3.17

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Coweta County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,4933.73%
9th to 12th Grade7,0057.49%
High School Graduate26,77228.63%
Some College21,49622.98%
Associates Degree6,8617.34%
Bachelors Degree19,14020.47%
Graduate Degree8,7559.36%

Coweta County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White69,49063,67122,425
Black15,53412,7713,198
Hispanic5,4753,9231,200
Asian1,6811,530668
Multiple Races1,2441,000368
Other Race1,074808445
Native American2231795
Islander3434

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 41.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,109$53,347$33,078
Less Than High School$24,089$26,540$18,061
High School Grad$32,418$44,099$26,267
Some College$40,834$52,852$31,755
Bachelors Degree$60,625$79,707$42,699
Graduate Degree$64,653$84,454$57,935

$43,109

Average Earnings

$53,347

Average Male

$33,078

Average Female

Coweta County, Georgia Language

Coweta County, Georgia Language by Age

Coweta County, Georgia Language

91.13% of Coweta County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.60% of the population.

Coweta County, Georgia Poverty

Coweta County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White99,7027,3537.37%
Black24,4434,90520.07%
Hispanic9,5052,58027.14%
Multiple3,30745713.82%
Other1,59128918.16%
Asian2,6881786.62%
Native2624416.79%

11.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.34%

Male Poverty Rate

12.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Coweta County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Coweta County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 27.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Coweta County, Georgia is Asian, with 6.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.22%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.23%
High School9.27%
Some College5.89%
Bachelors or Greater2.67%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.55%
Male Unemployed15.11%
Female Employed6.25%
Male Employed3.89%

Coweta County, Georgia Income

Coweta County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,717$87,232
Families$80,434$96,743
Married Families$94,246$109,528
Non Families$40,896$53,168

Coweta County, Georgia Marital Status

Coweta County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Coweta County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Coweta 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.

Coweta County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Coweta County, Georgia Veterans

9,743

Number of Veterans

9,063

Male Veterans

680

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,509
First Gulf War2,832
Second Gulf War1,784
Korea538
World War II211
Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,917
65 to 742,487
55 to 641,908
75+1,728
18 to 34703
Name Veterans % of Total
White7,9779.73%
Black1,4257.89%
Hispanic4677.36%
Other15512.67%
2 or More1519.84%
Asian200.97%
Indian156.73%

$Coweta County, Georgia Veterans by Education

4.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Coweta County, Georgia Employment Status

66%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Coweta 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

57.42%

Born in Georgia

93.95%

Native Born

6.05%

Foreign Born

3.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.95% of Coweta County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 57.42% having been born in Georgia. 3.45% 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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