Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population 2022

Oglethorpe County, Georgia's estimated population is 15,796 with a growth rate of 1.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oglethorpe County, Georgia is the 109th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 14,899 and has seen a growth of 6.02% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18009,7800.00%
181012,2972,51725.74%
182014,0461,74914.22%
183013,618-428-3.05%
184010,868-2,750-20.19%
185012,2591,39112.80%
186011,549-710-5.79%
187011,7822332.02%
188015,4003,61830.71%
189016,9511,55110.07%
190017,8819305.49%
191018,6807994.47%
192020,2871,6078.60%
193012,927-7,360-36.28%
194012,430-497-3.84%
19509,958-2,472-19.89%
19607,926-2,032-20.41%
19707,598-328-4.14%
19808,9291,33117.52%
19909,7638349.34%
201014,8995,13652.61%
201114,708-191-1.28%
201214,509-199-1.35%
201314,423-86-0.59%
201414,5411180.82%
201514,7321911.31%
201614,712-20-0.14%
201714,8741621.10%
201815,0802061.38%
201915,2591791.19%
202015,4381791.17%
202115,6171791.16%
202215,7961791.15%
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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,94879.44%
Black or African American2,57817.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.02%
Asian490.33%
Some Other Race1150.76%
Two or More Races3472.31%
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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population by Race

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Median Age

42.7


Total

39.9


Male

45.3


Female

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Adults

There are 11,728 adults, (2,710 of whom are seniors) in Oglethorpe County, Georgia.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

7,395

49.17%

Male

7,645

50.83%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population by Age

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All77.2%22.8%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
Female56.7%43.3%
Male40.1%59.9%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4772.7277.2
Married2,8223.2788.1
Male1823.3440.1
Female7584.2656.7
Non Family1,7151.0772.4

3.39

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5204.97%
9th to 12th Grade1,20611.53%
High School Graduate3,98138.05%
Some College1,68216.08%
Associates Degree1,0259.80%
Bachelors Degree1,12910.79%
Graduate Degree9208.79%
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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,3117,1831,944
2+ Races12912917
Black1,7991,33888
Native American33
Asian3432
Hispanic19560
Other Race21

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 white people with a rate of 23.39%.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,670$42,371$26,456
Less Than 9th Grade$26,624$29,337$19,602
High School Graduate$31,908$39,273$25,869
Some College$36,429$40,880$25,871
Bachelors Degree$42,955$50,074$35,609
Graduate Degree$51,864$83,056$45,893

$34,670

Average Earnings

$42,371

Average Male

$26,456

Average Female

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language by Age

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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language

94.43% of Oglethorpe County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.95% of the population.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple33912235.99%
Hispanic72816222.25%
Black2,53248519.15%
White11,2541,0619.43%
Other115NaN%

12.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.80%

Male Poverty Rate

13.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia is Multiple, with 35.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oglethorpe 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 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.78%.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.18%
High School10.14%
Some College7.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.13%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.65%
Male Unemployed23.91%
Female Employed9.40%
Female Unemployed61.34%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,816$66,272
Families$66,583$79,093
Married Families$83,184-
Non Families$23,194$35,352
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Income by Household Type

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status

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924

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War101
First Gulf War225
Vietnam375
Korea44
World War II

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3466
35 to 54249
55 to 64149
65 to 74279
75+181

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7978.51%
Black1014.95%
2+ Races2611.82%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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6.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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63.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Oglethorpe 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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75.23%

Born in Oglethorpe County, Georgia

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.61%

Non Citizen

0.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.13% of Oglethorpe County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 75.23% having been born in Georgia. 0.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Oglethorpe 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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