Henry County, Georgia Population 2020

Henry County, Georgia's estimated population is 239,644 with a growth rate of 2.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Georgia is the 9th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020239,6444,7122.01%
2019234,9324,7122.05%
2018230,2204,7122.09%
2017225,5084,3201.95%
2016221,1884,6172.13%
2015216,5713,5241.65%
2014213,0472,9611.41%
2013210,0862,0250.97%
2012208,0611,1110.54%
2011206,9501,8590.91%
2010205,091146,350249.14%
199058,74122,43261.78%
198036,30912,58553.05%
197023,7246,10534.65%
196017,6191,76211.11%
195015,8577384.88%
194015,119-805-5.06%
193015,924-4,496-22.02%
192020,4204932.47%
191019,9271,3257.12%
190018,6022,38214.69%
189016,2202,02714.28%
188014,1934,09140.50%
187010,102-600-5.61%
186010,702-4,024-27.33%
185014,7262,97025.26%
184011,7561,19011.26%
183010,5660.00%

Henry County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White109,03449.27%
Black or African American93,81442.39%
Two or More Races7,9883.61%
Asian7,4223.35%
Some Other Race2,8911.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native1490.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.00%

Henry County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Henry County, Georgia Median Age

36.9


Total

35.3


Male

37.9


Female

Henry County, Georgia Adults

There are 162,890 adults, (24,308 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Georgia.

Henry County, Georgia Age Dependency

59.7

Age Dependency Ratio

17.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

115,548

52.21%

Male

105,759

47.79%

Henry County, Georgia Households and Families

Henry County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All71.6%28.4%
Male60.3%39.7%
Non Family60.2%39.8%
Female54.6%45.4%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All73,8262.9871.6
Married40,6763.4782.6
Non Family16,5191.2160.2
Female12,9333.654.6
Male3,6983.460.3

3.42

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,2132.96%
9th to 12th Grade9,3786.60%
High School Graduate44,28231.15%
Some College31,56922.20%
Associates Degree12,5118.80%
Bachelors Degree25,18017.71%
Graduate Degree15,04610.58%

Henry County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White69,73462,85216,780
Black58,05453,84119,734
Hispanic7,7226,2381,692
Asian4,9794,1021,749
Multiple Races2,3102,129565
Other Race1,9711,694305
Native American14214297
Islander99

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 native american people with a rate of 68.31%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,849$46,893$36,140
Less Than High School$25,985$35,557$17,137
High School Grad$33,087$37,187$27,778
Some College$38,898$48,300$31,419
Bachelors Degree$48,316$53,508$42,433
Graduate Degree$61,835$69,219$56,387

$40,849

Average Earnings

$46,893

Average Male

$36,140

Average Female

Henry County, Georgia Language

Henry County, Georgia Language by Age

Henry County, Georgia Language

89.81% of Henry County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 10.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.48% of the population.

Henry County, Georgia Poverty

Henry County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black93,16510,80411.60%
White99,0477,7927.87%
Hispanic14,6672,90119.78%
Multiple7,9221,06113.39%
Asian7,38093812.71%
Other2,89140313.94%
Native1493322.15%

10.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.43%

Male Poverty Rate

11.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Georgia is Native, with 22.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Georgia is White, with 7.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.65%
High School9.57%
Some College7.30%
Bachelors or Greater3.47%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.50%
Male Unemployed20.92%
Female Employed5.52%
Male Employed4.01%

Henry County, Georgia Income

Henry County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,609$81,508
Families$76,443$89,062
Married Families$88,867$103,413
Non Families$40,127$50,495

Henry County, Georgia Marital Status

Henry County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Henry 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.

Henry County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Georgia Veterans

16,937

Number of Veterans

14,501

Male Veterans

2,436

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War6,139
Vietnam4,708
Second Gulf War4,663
Korea987
World War II259
Age Group Veterans
35 to 546,804
65 to 743,548
55 to 642,963
75+2,428
18 to 341,194
Name Veterans % of Total
White8,69310.38%
Black7,69211.36%
Hispanic5345.75%
2 or More2477.31%
Other1948.81%
Asian711.30%
Indian3120.81%
Hawaiian9100.00%

$Henry County, Georgia Veterans by Education

5.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Georgia Employment Status

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Henry 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

53.27%

Born in Georgia

92.33%

Native Born

7.67%

Foreign Born

2.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.33% of Henry County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 53.27% having been born in Georgia. 2.77% 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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