Oconee County, Georgia Population 2022

Oconee County, Georgia's estimated population is 42,686 with a growth rate of 1.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oconee County, Georgia is the 51st largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 32,925 and has seen a growth of 29.65% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18806,3510.00%
18907,7131,36221.45%
19008,60288911.53%
191011,1042,50229.09%
192011,067-37-0.33%
19308,082-2,985-26.97%
19407,576-506-6.26%
19507,009-567-7.48%
19606,304-705-10.06%
19707,9151,61125.56%
198012,4274,51257.01%
199017,6185,19141.77%
201032,92515,30786.88%
201133,2643391.03%
201233,5142500.75%
201334,0775631.68%
201435,0729952.92%
201535,8537812.23%
201636,9291,0763.00%
201738,1221,1933.23%
201839,4781,3563.56%
201940,2808022.03%
202041,0828021.99%
202141,8848021.95%
202242,6868021.91%
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Oconee County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,38087.72%
Black or African American1,9274.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.10%
Asian1,5944.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander340.09%
Some Other Race1410.36%
Two or More Races1,0782.75%
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Oconee County, Georgia Population by Race

Oconee County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Oconee County, Georgia Median Age

40.1


Total

40


Male

40.4


Female

Oconee County, Georgia Adults

There are 28,807 adults, (5,904 of whom are seniors) in Oconee County, Georgia.

Oconee County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Oconee County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

19,836

50.61%

Male

19,358

49.39%

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
Married89.6%10.4%
All82.6%17.4%
Male75.2%24.8%
Non Family70.8%29.2%
Female55.4%44.6%

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oconee County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,7732.8382.6
Married9,5153.2289.6
Male4963.2275.2
Female1,2593.0455.4
Non Family2,5031.1870.8

3.16

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Oconee County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3681.43%
9th to 12th Grade9353.64%
High School Graduate5,05219.65%
Some College4,45517.33%
Associates Degree1,9027.40%
Bachelors Degree6,17124.00%
Graduate Degree6,82826.56%
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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
2+ Races414351275
Asian1,075931652
Hispanic1,211986633
White21,93021,20511,287
Black1,3121,181365
Other Race1153819
Native American1511

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.69%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 66.43%.

Oconee County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,050$60,928$37,208
Less Than 9th Grade$38,164$39,599$20,885
High School Graduate$32,830$34,449$31,606
Some College$40,898$52,193$27,763
Bachelors Degree$54,479$78,281$36,405
Graduate Degree$68,402$92,266$60,074

$50,050

Average Earnings

$60,928

Average Male

$37,208

Average Female

Oconee County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oconee County, Georgia Language by Age

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Oconee County, Georgia Language

90.96% of Oconee County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.32% of the population.

Oconee County, Georgia Language

Oconee County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,12650723.85%
Multiple1,07813112.15%
Black1,87820811.08%
White32,5621,5604.79%
Other4NaN%

6.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.35%

Male Poverty Rate

7.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oconee County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oconee County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 23.85% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.38%.

Oconee County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.81%
High School8.00%
Some College5.13%
Bachelors or Greater2.03%

Oconee County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.00%
Male Unemployed7.90%
Female Employed4.38%
Female Unemployed35.17%

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$95,064$137,349
Families$111,409$153,906
Married Families$119,796-
Non Families$44,086$57,930
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Income by Household Type

Oconee County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.3%

Male Marriage Rate

61.2%

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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1,898

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War119
First Gulf War466
Vietnam768
Korea233
World War II113

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3462
35 to 54265
55 to 64452
65 to 74622
75+497

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7927.08%
Black946.33%
Native American640.00%
2+ Races60.85%
Hispanic181.36%

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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1.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oconee County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

2.9%

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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59.99%

Born in Oconee County, Georgia

92.91%

Native Born

7.09%

Foreign Born

2.90%

Non Citizen

4.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.91% of Oconee County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 59.99% having been born in Georgia. 2.90% 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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