Marion County, Georgia Population 2020

Marion County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,225 with a growth rate of -0.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marion County, Georgia is the 137th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20208,225-63-0.76%
20198,288-63-0.75%
20188,351-63-0.75%
20178,414-51-0.60%
20168,465-91-1.06%
20158,556-77-0.89%
20148,633530.62%
20138,580-92-1.06%
20128,672-29-0.33%
20118,701-40-0.46%
20108,7413,15156.37%
19905,5902935.53%
19805,2971983.88%
19705,099-378-6.90%
19605,477-1,044-16.01%
19506,521-433-6.23%
19406,954-14-0.20%
19306,968-636-8.36%
19207,604-1,543-16.87%
19109,147-933-9.26%
190010,0802,35230.43%
18907,728-870-10.12%
18808,5985987.48%
18708,0006108.25%
18607,390-2,890-28.11%
185010,2805,468113.63%
18404,8123,376235.10%
18301,4360.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.76%
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Founded
December 14, 1827
County Seat

Marion County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,28862.33%
Black or African American2,57630.36%
Some Other Race3714.37%
Two or More Races1101.30%
Asian891.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander360.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.17%

Marion County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Marion County, Georgia Median Age

45.2


Total

44


Male

45.4


Female

Marion County, Georgia Adults

There are 6,839 adults, (1,724 of whom are seniors) in Marion County, Georgia.

Marion County, Georgia Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

4,281

50.46%

Male

4,203

49.54%

Marion County, Georgia Households and Families

Marion County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marion County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All73.8%26.2%
Female65.5%34.5%
Male57.8%42.2%
Non Family53.5%46.5%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3312.5273.8
Married1,6382.8290.7
Non Family1,0131.3153.5
Female4813.5765.5
Male1993.6657.8

2.96

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3325.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,08017.63%
High School Graduate2,33138.06%
Some College1,25120.42%
Associates Degree3285.36%
Bachelors Degree4347.09%
Graduate Degree3696.02%

Marion County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7802,933637
Black1,7731,38283
Hispanic44030360
Other Race214166
Asian6443
Multiple Races443311
Native American14
Islander121212

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,941$34,173$26,318
Less Than High School$22,868$25,410$18,750
High School Grad$25,414$31,360$20,513
Some College$33,517$37,021$30,333
Bachelors Degree$54,071$66,250$42,344
Graduate Degree$50,313$36,154$52,396

$30,941

Average Earnings

$34,173

Average Male

$26,318

Average Female

Marion County, Georgia Language

Marion County, Georgia Language by Age

Marion County, Georgia Language

90.07% of Marion County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.24% of the population.

Marion County, Georgia Poverty

Marion County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,52787634.67%
White4,95071414.42%
Asian897786.52%
Hispanic6037412.27%
Other3717419.95%
Native1414100.00%

21.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.80%

Male Poverty Rate

27.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 12.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.49%
High School15.97%
Some College11.08%
Bachelors or Greater4.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed70.12%
Male Unemployed36.09%
Female Employed14.23%
Male Employed2.34%

Marion County, Georgia Income

Marion County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,309$55,633
Families$53,299$58,623
Married Families$57,424-
Non Families$26,139$44,106

Marion County, Georgia Marital Status

Marion County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Marion 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.

Marion County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Marion County, Georgia Veterans

897

Number of Veterans

789

Male Veterans

108

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam462
First Gulf War151
Second Gulf War124
Korea86
World War II4
Age Group Veterans
75+249
55 to 64242
65 to 74185
35 to 54174
18 to 3447
Name Veterans % of Total
White66915.71%
Black2029.91%
Hispanic12321.65%
2 or More1417.95%
Hawaiian12100.00%

$Marion County, Georgia Veterans by Education

2.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Georgia Employment Status

54.2%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Marion 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

71.15%

Born in Georgia

94.81%

Native Born

5.19%

Foreign Born

3.32%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.81% of Marion County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 71.15% having been born in Georgia. 3.32% 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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