Muscogee County, Georgia Population 2021

Muscogee County, Georgia's estimated population is 198,969 with a growth rate of 0.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Muscogee County, Georgia is the 13th largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 191,101 and has seen a growth of 4.12% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021198,9691,6000.81%
2020197,3691,6000.82%
2019195,7691,6000.82%
2018194,1693330.17%
2017193,836-2,383-1.21%
2016196,219-2,483-1.25%
2015198,702-1,861-0.93%
2014200,563-2,662-1.31%
2013203,2254,2602.14%
2012198,9653,6941.89%
2011195,2714,1702.18%
2010191,10111,8236.59%
1990179,2789,1705.39%
1980170,1082,7311.63%
1970167,3778,7545.52%
1960158,62340,59534.39%
1950118,02842,53456.34%
194075,49417,93631.16%
193057,55813,36330.24%
192044,1957,96821.99%
191036,2276,39121.42%
190029,8362,0757.47%
189027,7618,43943.68%
188019,3222,65915.96%
187016,663790.48%
186016,584-1,994-10.73%
185018,5786,87958.80%
184011,6998,191233.49%
18303,5080.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.81%
County Website
State
Founded
June 9, 1826
County Seat
2010 Population
191,101
Growth Since 2010
4.12%
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Muscogee County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American90,58046.28%
White84,84143.34%
Two or More Races9,0374.62%
Some Other Race5,3412.73%
Asian4,8402.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native8240.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2760.14%
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Muscogee County, Georgia Population by Race

Muscogee County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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Muscogee County, Georgia Median Age

34


Total

32.4


Male

36.2


Female

Muscogee County, Georgia Adults

There are 147,250 adults, (25,445 of whom are seniors) in Muscogee County, Georgia.

Muscogee County, Georgia Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Muscogee County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

100,200

51.19%

Male

95,539

48.81%

Muscogee County, Georgia Population by Age

Muscogee County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Muscogee County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female36.2%63.8%
Male36.8%63.2%
Non Family38.4%61.6%
All48%52%
Married64.9%35.1%

48.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Muscogee County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All72,7592.5948
Non Family27,9581.238.4
Married27,6993.3264.9
Female13,4073.7336.2
Male3,6953.5636.8

3.38

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Muscogee County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,5933.61%
9th to 12th Grade10,6048.34%
High School Graduate34,79127.36%
Some College32,70425.72%
Associates Degree11,6989.20%
Bachelors Degree19,50715.34%
Graduate Degree13,24410.42%
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Muscogee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Muscogee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black57,77749,2019,790
White55,63450,96718,882
Hispanic8,2866,9471,578
Asian3,4042,9851,485
Other Race3,3582,521465
2+ Races2,8302,6451,068
Native American536491300
Islander146146

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 native american people with a rate of 55.97%.

Muscogee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,902$42,172$26,862
Less Than 9th Grade$19,729$21,484$15,979
High School Graduate$24,278$29,960$19,571
Some College$31,923$44,406$25,024
Bachelors Degree$48,357$60,950$37,410
Graduate Degree$62,668$81,758$51,305

$32,902

Average Earnings

$42,172

Average Male

$26,862

Average Female

Muscogee County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Muscogee County, Georgia Language by Age

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Muscogee County, Georgia Language

91.70% of Muscogee County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.77% of the population.

Muscogee County, Georgia Language

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black87,46524,99828.58%
White75,7518,83511.66%
Hispanic14,4113,63125.20%
Multiple8,8642,08823.56%
Other5,2471,75133.37%
Asian4,7993326.92%
Native81113316.40%
Islander268269.70%

20.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.13%

Male Poverty Rate

22.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia is Other, with 33.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia is Asian, with 6.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.17%.

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.50%
High School22.74%
Some College13.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.70%

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed44.01%
Female Unemployed42.28%
Female Employed12.38%
Male Employed7.68%

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Muscogee County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,408$65,942
Families$60,074$80,521
Married Families$80,040$103,713
Non Families$28,788$40,857
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Income by Household Type

Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Muscogee 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 45-54.

Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status

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19,835

Number of Veterans

16,836

Male Veterans

2,999

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War7,082
Second Gulf War6,303
Vietnam5,701
Korea894
World War II316

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 546,446
55 to 644,575
65 to 743,632
18 to 342,819
75+2,363

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black9,75114.69%
White9,00114.33%
Hispanic1,22113.99%
Other Race45613.59%
2+ Races2446.85%
Asian2075.73%
Islander11961.03%
Native American578.81%

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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9.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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60.6%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Muscogee 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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55.40%

Born in Muscogee County, Georgia

94.66%

Native Born

5.34%

Foreign Born

2.28%

Non Citizen

3.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.66% of Muscogee County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 55.40% having been born in Georgia. 2.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Muscogee 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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