Spalding County, Georgia Population 2020

Spalding County, Georgia's estimated population is 67,494 with a growth rate of 1.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Spalding County, Georgia is the 37th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202067,4946971.04%
201966,7976971.05%
201866,1006971.07%
201765,4038331.29%
201664,5707441.17%
201563,8261320.21%
201463,6941850.29%
201363,509-173-0.27%
201263,682-350-0.55%
201164,032-55-0.09%
201064,0879,63017.68%
199054,4576,55813.69%
198047,8998,38521.22%
197039,5144,11011.61%
196035,4044,35914.04%
195031,0452,6189.21%
194028,4274,93220.99%
193023,4951,5877.24%
192021,9082,16710.98%
191019,7412,12212.04%
190017,6194,50234.32%
189013,1175324.23%
188012,5852,38023.32%
187010,2051,50617.31%
18608,6990.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.04%
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Founded
1851
County Seat

Spalding County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40,74562.96%
Black or African American21,69733.52%
Two or More Races1,0571.63%
Asian6270.97%
Some Other Race2920.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native2820.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.03%

Spalding County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Spalding County, Georgia Median Age

39.1


Total

38.1


Male

40.5


Female

Spalding County, Georgia Adults

There are 49,212 adults, (11,052 of whom are seniors) in Spalding County, Georgia.

Spalding County, Georgia Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Spalding County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

33,324

51.49%

Male

31,395

48.51%

Spalding County, Georgia Households and Families

Spalding County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Spalding County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All60.2%39.8%
Male57.9%42.1%
Non Family49.7%50.3%
Female33.3%66.7%

60.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,1372.6360.2
Married10,2803.1881
Non Family7,6241.2149.7
Female4,8903.5633.3
Male1,3433.1257.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Spalding County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0894.76%
9th to 12th Grade5,87913.39%
High School Graduate17,29339.38%
Some College8,28818.87%
Associates Degree3,1537.18%
Bachelors Degree4,85111.05%
Graduate Degree2,3605.37%

Spalding County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,09423,8575,271
Black13,3459,9521,228
Hispanic1,4631,234236
Asian458406224
Multiple Races338312168
Native American21918884
Other Race15212139
Islander1919

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 multiple races people with a rate of 49.70%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,115$36,541$25,492
Less Than High School$20,158$22,903$14,892
High School Grad$27,136$32,441$21,152
Some College$31,412$37,412$24,234
Bachelors Degree$43,666$55,281$38,019
Graduate Degree$59,817$65,083$49,425

$31,115

Average Earnings

$36,541

Average Male

$25,492

Average Female

Spalding County, Georgia Language

Spalding County, Georgia Language by Age

Spalding County, Georgia Language

96.14% of Spalding County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.01% of the population.

Spalding County, Georgia Poverty

Spalding County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black21,0837,33134.77%
White37,5805,09713.56%
Hispanic2,84672725.54%
Multiple1,02243342.37%
Asian62710717.07%
Other2789835.25%
Islander1919100.00%
Native28282.84%

21.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.12%

Male Poverty Rate

24.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spalding County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spalding County, Georgia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spalding County, Georgia is Native, with 2.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.22%
High School19.48%
Some College12.34%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.71%
Male Unemployed33.23%
Female Employed12.57%
Male Employed6.49%

Spalding County, Georgia Income

Spalding County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,671$57,378
Families$50,854$64,420
Married Families$67,688$80,428
Non Families$27,460$38,702

Spalding County, Georgia Marital Status

Spalding County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Spalding County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Spalding 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 55-64.

Spalding County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Spalding County, Georgia Veterans

4,437

Number of Veterans

4,048

Male Veterans

389

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,925
First Gulf War1,088
Second Gulf War357
Korea286
World War II86
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,493
35 to 541,285
55 to 64827
75+725
18 to 34107
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,37410.43%
Black8875.71%
Hispanic1337.38%
Asian7616.59%
Indian5422.78%
2 or More379.64%
Other94.76%

$Spalding County, Georgia Veterans by Education

6.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spalding County, Georgia Employment Status

53.2%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Spalding County, Georgia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.64%

Born in Georgia

97.10%

Native Born

2.90%

Foreign Born

1.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.10% of Spalding County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 74.64% having been born in Georgia. 1.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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