Muscogee County, Georgia Population 2023

Muscogee County, Georgia's estimated 2023 population is 212,034 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 10th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 population was 189,885 and has seen a growth of 11.66% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Muscogee County, Georgia Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Muscogee County, Georgia Population by Race

Muscogee County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2023

Muscogee County, Georgia Median Age

34.4

Total

32.5

Male

36.2

Female

Muscogee County, Georgia Adults

There are 147,060 adults, (25,941 of whom are seniors) in Muscogee County, Georgia.

Muscogee County, Georgia Age Dependency

61.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Muscogee County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female100,18151.26%
Male95,23748.74%

Muscogee County, Georgia Population by Age

Muscogee County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.33

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

49.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Muscogee County, Georgia Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Muscogee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Muscogee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 83.59%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.95%.

Muscogee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$35,633

Average Earnings

$42,830

Average Male

$29,367

Average Female

Muscogee County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Muscogee County, Georgia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Muscogee County, Georgia Language

92.22% of Muscogee County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 7.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.61% of the population.

Muscogee County, Georgia Language

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty by Race

rate

24.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.42%

Male Poverty Rate

20.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia is Islander, with 40.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muscogee County, Georgia is Asian, with 13.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.34%.

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Muscogee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Muscogee County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

39.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Muscogee County, Georgia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

19,607

Number of Veterans

16,509

Male Veterans

3,098

Female Veterans

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by War

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Age

count

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

9.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Muscogee County, Georgia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

52.67%

Born in Muscogee County, Georgia

89.55%

Native Born

4.89%

Foreign Born

2.17%

Non Citizen

2.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.55% of Muscogee County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 52.67% having been born in Georgia. 2.17% 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

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