Dade County, Georgia Population 2020

Dade County, Georgia's estimated population is 16,180 with a growth rate of -0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dade County, Georgia is the 104th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202016,180-23-0.14%
201916,203-23-0.14%
201816,226-23-0.14%
201716,249290.18%
201616,220630.39%
201516,157-125-0.77%
201416,282-166-1.01%
201316,448-61-0.37%
201216,509-82-0.49%
201116,591-31-0.19%
201016,6223,47526.43%
199013,1478296.73%
198012,3182,40824.30%
19709,9101,24414.35%
19608,6661,30217.68%
19507,3641,47024.94%
19405,8941,74842.16%
19304,1462285.82%
19203,918-221-5.34%
19104,139-439-9.59%
19004,578-1,129-19.78%
18905,7071,00521.37%
18804,7021,66955.03%
18703,033-36-1.17%
18603,06938914.51%
18502,6801,31696.48%
18401,3640.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.14%
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Founded
1837
County Seat

Dade County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,40794.95%
Two or More Races3882.39%
Asian2681.65%
Black or African American1030.63%
Some Other Race370.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander240.15%

Dade County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Dade County, Georgia Median Age

42.2


Total

40.4


Male

42.7


Female

Dade County, Georgia Adults

There are 13,160 adults, (2,939 of whom are seniors) in Dade County, Georgia.

Dade County, Georgia Age Dependency

58.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Dade County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

8,295

51.12%

Male

7,932

48.88%

Dade County, Georgia Households and Families

Dade County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dade County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
Male75.9%24.1%
All74.3%25.7%
Female67.7%32.3%
Non Family64.9%35.1%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0702.4574.3
Married3,6672.8879.1
Non Family1,4921.1964.9
Female6002.7167.7
Male3112.9575.9

2.81

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dade County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8267.45%
9th to 12th Grade1,48913.42%
High School Graduate3,96635.75%
Some College2,14719.35%
Associates Degree1,12510.14%
Bachelors Degree1,0069.07%
Graduate Degree5344.81%

Dade County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,5338,3371,385
Asian190190144
Multiple Races17294
Hispanic17213932
Black4436
Islander1818
Other Race16118

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 75.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,902$41,868$27,931
Less Than High School$22,100$25,684$21,042
High School Grad$31,739$40,013$21,882
Some College$35,083$44,892$31,477
Bachelors Degree$50,733$57,788$33,750
Graduate Degree$54,107$62,788$49,627

$33,902

Average Earnings

$41,868

Average Male

$27,931

Average Female

Dade County, Georgia Language

Dade County, Georgia Language by Age

Dade County, Georgia Language

96.36% of Dade County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.04% of the population.

Dade County, Georgia Poverty

Dade County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,0482,07914.80%
Hispanic2944916.67%
Multiple2884716.32%
Asian2643613.64%
Islander2424100.00%
Other372156.76%
Black3326.06%

15.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.37%

Male Poverty Rate

17.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dade County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dade County, Georgia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dade County, Georgia is Black, with 6.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.78%
High School16.08%
Bachelors or Greater7.53%
Some College7.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.57%
Male Unemployed19.53%
Male Employed7.11%
Female Employed6.80%

Dade County, Georgia Income

Dade County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,471$61,723
Families$59,663$73,664
Married Families$66,304-
Non Families$19,015$24,066

Dade County, Georgia Marital Status

Dade County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Dade County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Dade County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Dade County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Dade County, Georgia Veterans

1,059

Number of Veterans

937

Male Veterans

122

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam559
First Gulf War184
Second Gulf War134
Korea79
World War II48
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74318
55 to 64252
75+229
35 to 54180
18 to 3480
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0518.40%
2 or More82.55%

$Dade County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dade County, Georgia Employment Status

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Dade 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

31.57%

Born in Georgia

97.87%

Native Born

2.13%

Foreign Born

0.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.87% of Dade County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 31.57% having been born in Georgia. 0.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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