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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Paulding County is 145,565, which is 78.22% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.03% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Paulding County population density is 463.08 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 166.73 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Paulding County is white, which represent 78.75% of the total population. The average Paulding County education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 145,565. #15

Population Growth Since 2000, #2

Paulding County

Population Density, #16

Paulding County
463.08 per square mile
166.73 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:114,626 (78.75%, #41)
Black:25,683 (17.64%, #112)
Hispanic:7,807 (5.36%, #66)
Asian:1,261 (0.87%, #64)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):353 (0.24%, #62)
One Race, Other:1,322 (0.91%, see rank)
Two or More Races:2,320 (1.59%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:3,736 (47.85%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:1,726 (22.11%, see rank)
Cuban:267 (3.42%, see rank)
Central American:905 (11.59%, see rank)
South American:479 (6.14%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

114,059 (78.36%) out of the total population of 145,565 reported first ancestry.

 Paulding County% of the Total PopulationGeorgiaU.S.
Arab2680.18%, see rank0.29%0.56%
Czech1360.09%, see rank0.14%0.47%
Danish3580.25%, see rank0.14%0.42%
Dutch1,6141.11%, see rank0.76%1.40%
English12,4808.57%, see rank8.23%8.02%
French3,5392.43%, see rank1.68%3.34%
German16,52111.35%, see rank7.23%15.03%
Greek1920.13%, see rank0.20%0.41%
Hungarian8930.61%, see rank0.19%0.46%
Irish18,53112.73%, see rank8.10%10.80%
Italian4,5323.11%, see rank2.26%5.52%
Norwegian9190.63%, see rank0.37%1.42%
Polish2,0811.43%, see rank1.06%3.01%
Portuguese2480.17%, see rank0.12%0.44%
Russian3380.23%, see rank0.42%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1,0350.71%, see rank1.24%0.99%
Scottish2,7271.87%, see rank1.75%1.72%
Subsaharan African4,2832.94%, see rank1.81%0.95%
Swedish9060.62%, see rank0.46%1.27%
Swiss1320.09%, see rank0.11%0.30%
Ukrainian1420.10%, see rank0.13%0.31%
American20,13413.83%, see rank11.81%7.12%
Welsh6710.46%, see rank0.40%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 71,169 (48.89%, see rank)
Females: 74,396 (51.11%, see rank)

Paulding County
Male: 48.89%
Female: 51.11%
Male: 48.83%
Female: 51.17%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Paulding County
34.80 years old
35.80 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Paulding County
33.90 years old
34.40 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Paulding County
35.50 years old
37.00 years old
38.80 years old

 Paulding County% of the Total PopulationGeorgiaU.S.
Under 5 years10,3047.08%, see rank6.77%6.36%
5 to 9 years12,0128.25%, see rank7.07%6.51%
10 to 14 years12,5718.64%, see rank7.10%6.59%
15 to 19 years10,9107.49%, see rank7.15%6.85%
20 to 24 years8,7796.03%, see rank7.20%7.13%
25 to 34 years18,56112.75%, see rank13.68%13.47%
35 to 44 years25,02617.19%, see rank14.00%12.96%
45 to 54 years21,39314.70%, see rank14.09%14.09%
55 to 64 years13,9949.61%, see rank11.45%12.29%
65 to 74 years7,8545.40%, see rank6.93%7.64%
75 to 84 3,3312.29%, see rank3.34%4.25%
85 years and over8300.57%, see rank1.22%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Paulding CountyGeorgiaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population90,989, 100%6,410,416209,056,129
Less Than High School10,037, 11.03%, see rank14.97%13.67%
High School Graduate32,282, 35.48%, see rank28.58%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree27,443, 30.16%, see rank28.14%29.09%
Bachelor Degree13,791, 15.16%, see rank17.92%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree7,436, 8.17%, see rank10.39%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.34, see rank13.4113.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Paulding County GeorgiaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten5,43776.13%23.87%74.76%25.24%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)19,72291.06%, see rank8.94%, see rank90.88%9.12%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)9,74193.30%, see rank6.70%, see rank90.70%9.30%90.60%9.40%
College7,94079.50%, see rank20.50%, see rank80.55%19.45%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School1,51468.69%, see rank31.31%, see rank62.37%37.63%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Paulding CountyGeorgiaU.S.
Total Households48,472, 100%3,540,690116,211,092
Average Household Size2.99, see rank2.722.63
1 Person Households7,913, 16.32%, see rank26.68%27.57%
2 or More Person Households40,559, 83.68%, see rank73.32%72.43%
Family Households (Families)38,807, 80.06%, see rank67.98%66.22%
Average Family Size3.42, see rank3.413.32
Married-Couple Family30,008, 61.91%, see rank47.85%48.42%
Nonfamily Households9,665, 19.94%, see rank32.02%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Paulding County%GeorgiaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total110,678see rank7,832,615252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over53,371100%, see rank3,779,687123,281,364
Never Married14,34026.87%, see rank36.24%35.77%
Married32,88061.61%, see rank51.67%52.04%
Widowed9161.72%, see rank2.31%2.57%
Divorced5,2359.81%, see rank9.77%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over57,307100%, see rank4,052,928129,692,771
Never Married13,07522.82%, see rank30.53%29.48%
Married33,41658.31%, see rank47.98%49.19%
Widowed4,1017.16%, see rank8.62%9.16%
Divorced6,71511.72%, see rank12.86%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Paulding County%GeorgiaU.S.
Native138,73995.31%, see rank90.28%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence80,70055.44%, see rank55.29%58.73%
Born in Different State56,30638.68%, see rank33.68%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1,7331.19%, see rank1.31%1.42%
Foreign Born6,8264.69%, see rank9.72%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship3,4672.38%, see rank3.75%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship3,3592.31%, see rank5.96%7.09%
Born In Europe6620.45%, see rank0.90%1.53%
Born In Asia1,0730.74%, see rank2.69%3.82%
Born In Africa1,2340.85%, see rank0.80%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America3,7032.54%, see rank5.12%6.83%
Born In Northern America1540.11%, see rank0.18%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Paulding County%GeorgiaU.S.
English44,22391.23%, see rank86.60%79.39%
Spanish2,1354.40%, see rank7.16%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1,1482.37%, see rank3.13%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages4450.92%, see rank2.23%3.36%
Other5211.07%, see rank0.88%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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