Gordon County, Georgia Population 2021

Gordon County, Georgia's estimated population is 58,633 with a growth rate of 0.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gordon County, Georgia is the 41st largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 55,257 and has seen a growth of 6.11% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202158,6333350.57%
202058,2983350.58%
201957,9633350.58%
201857,6284640.81%
201757,1642310.41%
201656,9336091.08%
201556,3244880.87%
201455,836750.13%
201355,761740.13%
201255,6871670.30%
201155,5202630.48%
201055,25720,18557.55%
199035,0725,00216.63%
198030,0706,50027.58%
197023,5704,34222.58%
196019,2283061.62%
195018,9224772.59%
194018,4451,5999.49%
193016,846-890-5.02%
192017,7361,87511.82%
191015,8611,74212.34%
190014,1191,36110.67%
189012,7581,58714.21%
188011,1711,90320.53%
18709,268-878-8.65%
186010,1464,16269.55%
18505,9840.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.57%
County Website
State
Founded
February 13, 1850
County Seat
2010 Population
55,257
Growth Since 2010
6.11%
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Gordon County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White50,27687.89%
Some Other Race2,2203.88%
Black or African American2,1693.79%
Two or More Races1,0881.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native7251.27%
Asian6371.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander870.15%
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Gordon County, Georgia Population by Race

Gordon County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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Gordon County, Georgia Median Age

38.4


Total

37.4


Male

39.2


Female

Gordon County, Georgia Adults

There are 43,108 adults, (8,247 of whom are seniors) in Gordon County, Georgia.

Gordon County, Georgia Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gordon County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

28,889

50.50%

Male

28,313

49.50%

Gordon County, Georgia Population by Age

Gordon County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gordon County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female51.1%48.9%
Male56.3%43.7%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
All65.1%34.9%
Married72.8%27.2%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gordon County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,5612.7565.1
Married11,1503.2772.8
Non Family5,5591.2258.6
Female2,7153.4951.1
Male1,1373.4156.3

3.23

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

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Gordon County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2488.51%
9th to 12th Grade5,18913.60%
High School Graduate13,31734.90%
Some College8,26821.67%
Associates Degree2,5396.65%
Bachelors Degree3,3348.74%
Graduate Degree2,2645.93%
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Gordon County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gordon County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White31,22325,5314,693
Hispanic4,6842,300438
Black1,3791,170139
Other Race1,22845748
2+ Races45932797
Asian454423241
Native American3681201
Islander44346

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.08%.

Gordon County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,979$36,721$26,694
Less Than 9th Grade$23,186$25,453$21,089
High School Graduate$30,204$35,430$21,719
Some College$35,086$41,321$28,750
Bachelors Degree$45,955$52,829$33,350
Graduate Degree$65,047$70,653$57,228

$31,979

Average Earnings

$36,721

Average Male

$26,694

Average Female

Gordon County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gordon County, Georgia Language by Age

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Gordon County, Georgia Language

84.45% of Gordon County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 15.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.40% of the population.

Gordon County, Georgia Language

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,8256,76815.44%
Hispanic8,9942,86131.81%
Other2,20768130.86%
Black2,05331815.49%
Multiple1,05221920.82%
Asian63713821.66%
Native7258912.28%
Islander874956.32%

18.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.70%

Male Poverty Rate

19.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gordon County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gordon County, Georgia is Islander, with 56.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gordon County, Georgia is Native, with 12.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.49%.

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.47%
High School15.41%
Some College6.75%
Bachelors or Greater6.28%

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed63.38%
Male Unemployed21.34%
Female Employed9.47%
Male Employed7.63%

Gordon County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gordon County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,865$63,076
Families$51,699$72,004
Married Families$67,173$81,092
Non Families$25,031$34,954
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Income by Household Type

Gordon County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gordon County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Gordon County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Gordon County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Gordon County, Georgia Marital Status

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2,665

Number of Veterans

2,570

Male Veterans

95

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,307
First Gulf War566
Second Gulf War295
Korea142
World War II44

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74978
35 to 54520
55 to 64511
75+417
18 to 34239

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3846.20%
Black17410.44%
Hispanic761.33%
Other Race714.79%
2+ Races366.44%

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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5.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gordon County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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60.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Gordon County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Gordon County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Gordon 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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65.74%

Born in Gordon County, Georgia

91.54%

Native Born

8.46%

Foreign Born

6.34%

Non Citizen

2.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.54% of Gordon County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 65.74% having been born in Georgia. 6.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gordon 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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