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Polk County Info Snack

Population
41,263
Unemployment
8.7%
Poverty
20.1%
Median Home
$98,000
Median Income
$39,356
Median Rent
$671

Cities & Towns in Polk County

Cedartown, GA (Photos)
Population 9,752

Rockmart, GA (Photos)
Population 4,222

Aragon, GA
Population 988

Braswell, GA
Population 428

Taylorsville, GA
Population 175

Map Of Polk County

Population over time in Polk County

Year Population % Change
2016 15,565 0.2%
2015 15,541 -0.7%
2014 15,652 0.0%
2013 15,648 -0.1%
2012 15,670 0.5%
2011 15,594 -2.2%
2010 15,937 -

Race / Ethnicity in Polk County

White
88.5% (17,958)
African American
0.4% (77)
American Indian
1.2% (241)
Asian
0.4% (78)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
3.2% (647)
Hispanic
6.3% (1,278)
Race Polk County GA USA
White 88.5% 54.1% 60.6%
African American 0.4% 30.7% 10.4%
American Indian 1.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 3.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 3.9%
Two Or More 3.2% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 6.3% 9.2% 17.3%

Household Income For Polk County, Georgia

Less than $10,000
9.1% (1,846)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (1,765)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.1% (3,875)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.4% (3,327)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (3,084)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (3,286)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.9% (1,197)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (1,440)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (304)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (162)
Income Polk County GA USA
Less than $10,000 9.1% 8.3% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 5.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.1% 10.9% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.4% 10.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.9% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 12.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 4.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 4.6% 5.7%

Gender in Polk County

Female
51.3% (10,402)
Male
48.7% (9,887)
Gender Polk County GA USA
Female 51.3% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Polk County for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5% (1,176)
9-12th Grade
9% (2,008)
High School / GED
36% (7,487)
Some College
26% (5,356)
Associate's Degree
8% (1,765)
Bachelor's Degree
7% (1,602)
Master's Degree
3% (689)
Professional Degree
0% (81)
Doctorate Degree
0% (101)
Education Polk County GA USA
< 9th Grade 5.8% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 9.9% 8.9% 7.4%
High School / GED 36.9% 28.1% 27.5%
Some College 26.4% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.7% 7.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 7.9% 18.3% 18.8%
Master's Degree 3.4% 7.8% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.4% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.3% 1.3%

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