Oconee County, Georgia Population 2021

Oconee County, Georgia's estimated population is 41,884 with a growth rate of 1.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oconee County, Georgia is the 51st largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 32,925 and has seen a growth of 27.21% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202141,8848021.95%
202041,0828021.99%
201940,2808022.03%
201839,4781,3563.56%
201738,1221,1933.23%
201636,9291,0763.00%
201535,8537812.23%
201435,0729952.92%
201334,0775631.68%
201233,5142500.75%
201133,2643391.03%
201032,92515,30786.88%
199017,6185,19141.77%
198012,4274,51257.01%
19707,9151,61125.56%
19606,304-705-10.06%
19507,009-567-7.48%
19407,576-506-6.26%
19308,082-2,985-26.97%
192011,067-37-0.33%
191011,1042,50229.09%
19008,60288911.53%
18907,7131,36221.45%
18806,3510.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.95% (802)
County Website
State
Founded
February 24, 1875
County Seat
2010 Population
32,925
Growth Since 2010
27.21% (8,959)
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Oconee County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,71888.42%
Black or African American1,9935.23%
Asian1,4033.68%
Two or More Races8312.18%
Some Other Race1100.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.14%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.07%
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Oconee County, Georgia Population by Race

Oconee County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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Oconee County, Georgia Median Age

40.4


Total

39.8


Male

41


Female

Oconee County, Georgia Adults

There are 27,986 adults, (5,714 of whom are seniors) in Oconee County, Georgia.

Oconee County, Georgia Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Oconee County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

19,395

50.86%

Male

18,737

49.14%

Oconee County, Georgia Population by Age

Oconee County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oconee County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female60.9%39.1%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Male74.6%25.4%
All82.9%17.1%
Married91.1%8.9%

82.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oconee County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,4232.8282.9
Married8,9063.2691.1
Non Family2,6961.1568.2
Female1,3062.9360.9
Male5153.874.6

3.21

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

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Oconee County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3461.39%
9th to 12th Grade1,0184.08%
High School Graduate4,82019.31%
Some College3,92815.74%
Associates Degree1,7807.13%
Bachelors Degree6,31925.32%
Graduate Degree6,74427.02%
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Oconee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oconee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White21,36520,60711,458
Black1,2841,087408
Hispanic1,132902463
Asian1,007880687
2+ Races283241149
Other Race963919
Native American2727

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 asian people with a rate of 68.22%.

Oconee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,793$60,454$35,435
Less Than 9th Grade$28,261$39,031$16,728
High School Graduate$29,219$34,605$22,009
Some College$38,849$51,659$27,260
Bachelors Degree$54,550$80,417$36,828
Graduate Degree$70,044$91,892$59,583

$48,793

Average Earnings

$60,454

Average Male

$35,435

Average Female

Oconee County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oconee County, Georgia Language by Age

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Oconee County, Georgia Language

91.28% of Oconee County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.14% of the population.

Oconee County, Georgia Language

Oconee County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,9041,4574.57%
Hispanic2,00951725.73%
Black1,93129515.28%
Multiple831566.74%
Asian1,403110.78%

6.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.64%

Male Poverty Rate

6.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oconee County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oconee County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 25.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oconee County, Georgia is Asian, with 0.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.25%.

Oconee County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.88%
High School7.93%
Some College4.42%
Bachelors or Greater1.95%

Oconee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.78%
Female Employed5.30%
Male Employed3.51%
Male Unemployed2.61%

Oconee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oconee County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$90,751$122,678
Families$105,880$136,350
Married Families$115,000-
Non Families$44,399$64,598
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Income by Household Type

Oconee County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.0%

Male Marriage Rate

58.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Oconee County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Oconee 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 35-44.

Oconee County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Oconee County, Georgia Marital Status

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1,847

Number of Veterans

1,747

Male Veterans

100

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam624
First Gulf War524
Second Gulf War222
Korea210
World War II82

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74497
75+458
55 to 64449
35 to 54348
18 to 3495

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7427.02%
Black835.70%
Hispanic141.12%
Native American1451.85%
2+ Races81.65%

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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1.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Oconee County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Oconee County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Oconee 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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57.93%

Born in Oconee County, Georgia

93.43%

Native Born

6.57%

Foreign Born

3.06%

Non Citizen

3.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.43% of Oconee County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 57.93% having been born in Georgia. 3.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Oconee 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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