Carrollton, GA

Census Place

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2022 Population
26,622
0.564% 1-year decline
US Senator
Jon Ossoff
Democratic Party
US Senator
Raphael Warnock
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
27.5
0.365% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
32.1%
2.37% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$46,722
6.07% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$259,700
37.2% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
12,700
5.19% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Carrollton, GA had a population of 26.6k people with a median age of 27.5 and a median household income of $46,722. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Carrollton, GA declined from 26,773 to 26,622, a −0.564% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,049 to $46,722, a 6.07% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Carrollton, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (36.5%), White (Hispanic) (2.97%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.66%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.27%).

None of the households in Carrollton, GA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

95.3% of the residents in Carrollton, GA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Carrollton, GA are University of West Georgia (3,098 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Carrollton, GA was $259,700, and the homeownership rate was 38.3%.

Most people in Carrollton, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Carrollton, GA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Carrollton, GA is home to a population of 26.6k people, from which 95.3% are citizens. As of 2022, 6.02% of Carrollton, GA residents were born outside of the country (1.6k people).

In 2022, there were 1.36 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.2k people) in Carrollton, GA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 9.72k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 791 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

95.3%
2022 Citizenship
94.9%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 95.3% of Carrollton, GA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Carrollton, GA was 94.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Carrollton, GA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    13.2k ± 1.03k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    9.72k ± 1.03k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    791 ± 309
9.38%
Hispanic Population
2.5k people

In 2022, there were 1.36 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.2k people) in Carrollton, GA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 9.72k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 791 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

9.38% of the people in Carrollton, GA are hispanic (2.5k people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    222,301 ± 11,455 people
  2. India
    103,637 ± 7,865 people
  3. Jamaica
    49,864 ± 5,470 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Georgia was Mexico, the natal country of 222,301 Georgia residents, followed by India with 103,637 and Jamaica with 49,864.

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Foreign-Born Population

6.02%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
1.6k people
6.07%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
1.62k people

As of 2022, 6.02% of Carrollton, GA residents (1.6k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Carrollton, GA was 6.07%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    423 ± 182
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    211 ± 147
  3. Korea
    71 ± 78

Carrollton, GA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Carrollton, GA employs 12.7k people. The largest industries in Carrollton, GA are Retail Trade (1,771 people), Manufacturing (1,703 people), and Educational Services (1,513 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($106,182), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($80,673), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($62,000).

Males in Georgia have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $58,988. The income inequality in Georgia (measured using the Gini index) is 0.474, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

12.7k
2022 Value
± 1,174
5.19%
1 Year growth
± 12.3%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Carrollton, GA grew at a rate of 5.19%, from 12.1k employees to 12.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Carrollton, GA, are Sales & Related Occupations (1,732 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,293 people), and Management Occupations (1,173 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Carrollton, GA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

12.7k
2022 Value
± 1,174
5.19%
1 Year growth
± 12.3%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Carrollton, GA grew at a rate of 5.19%, from 12.1k employees to 12.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Carrollton, GA, are Retail Trade (1,771 people), Manufacturing (1,703 people), and Educational Services (1,513 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Carrollton, GA, though some of these residents may live in Carrollton, GA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$37,535
Median earning men ± $9,339
$19,685
Median earning women ± $4,733

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($130,645), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($61,200), and Manufacturing ($51,250).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($65,769), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($44,750), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($35,795).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.94%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 4.87M people employed in Georgia. This represents a 2.94% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 11.9%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Georgia.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Georgia went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 49.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (49.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.24%).

Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are the senators currently representing the state of Georgia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Georgia is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Georgia

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Jon Ossoff
Senator from Georgia2
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Inauguration delayed as incumbent senator David Perdue's term expired on January 3, 2021, two days prior to the 2020-21 United States Senate election in Georgia|runoff election.
Raphael Warnock
Senator from Georgia3
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Elected to the seat to succeed Kelly Loeffler, who had been appointed to the seat following the resignation of Johnny Isakson.

Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are the senators currently representing Georgia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Georgia

Georgia is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Georgia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Carrollton, GA awarded 3,098 degrees. The student population of Carrollton, GA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 3,825 male students and 8,068 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Carrollton, GA are White (1,786 and 58.3%), followed by Black or African American (892 and 29.1%), Hispanic or Latino (189 and 6.17%), and Two or More Races (94 and 3.07%).

The largest universities in Carrollton, GA by number of degrees awarded are University of West Georgia (3,098 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Carrollton, GA are Elementary Education & Teaching (340 and 11%), General Business Administration & Management (255 and 8.23%), and Educational & Instructional Technology (235 and 7.59%).

The median tuition cost in Carrollton, GA for a public four year colleges is $4,371 for in-state students and $15,426 for out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in Carrollton, GA, the percentage of applicants admitted was 80.1%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 37.2%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 11,893 (32.2% men and 67.8% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 11,893 students enrolled in Carrollton, GA, 32.2% men and 67.8% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 6,370 records, of which 68.1% were women and 31.9% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 176 degrees awarded
  2. 155 degrees awarded
  3. 140 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Carrollton, GA was General Psychology with 176 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
3,098 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of West Georgia with 3,098 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 829 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Carrollton, GA, which is 0.365 times less than the 2,269 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 1,786 degrees mean that there were 2 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 892 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Public, 4-year or above ($4,371) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,570) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,200) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.08% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.03% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (2.33M), Some college (1.78M), and Bachelors Degree (1.56M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Carrollton, GA was $259,700 in 2022, which is 0.921 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $189,300 to $259,700, a 37.2% increase. The homeownership rate in Carrollton, GA is 38.3%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Carrollton, GA have an average commute time of 19 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Carrollton, GA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$259,700
Median Property Value 2022
±$35,432
$3,689
Median Property Taxes
±$570

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Carrollton, GA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Carrollton, GA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

38.3%
Homeownership
2022
68.4%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 38.3% of the housing units in Carrollton, GA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 40.9%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9106
  2. Census Tract 9105.02

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Household Income

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$46,722
Median Household Income
± $4,724
9.63k
Number of Households
± 962

In 2022, the median household income of the 9.63k households in Carrollton, GA grew to $46,722 from the previous year's value of $44,049.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Carrollton, GA is from Georgia.
0.474
2022 Wage GINI in Georgia
0.475
2021 Wage GINI in Georgia

In 2022, the income inequality in Georgia was 0.474 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.224% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Georgia was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Georgia in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (73%)
  2. Carpooled (11.4%)
  3. Worked At Home (8%)

In 2022, 73% of workers in Carrollton, GA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11.4%) and those who worked at home (8%).

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Commute Time

19 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Carrollton, GA have a shorter commute time (19 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.11% of the workforce in Carrollton, GA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Carrollton, GA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Carrollton, GA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

32.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Carrollton, GA (7.65k out of 23.8k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Carrollton, GA is Black, followed by White and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

89.1% of the population of Carrollton, GA has health coverage, with 48.2% on employee plans, 18.5% on Medicaid, 7.23% on Medicare, 14.1% on non-group plans, and 1.16% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Carroll County, GA see 2000 patients per year on average, which represents a 6.89% decrease from the previous year (2148 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3287 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 624 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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2,000 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Carroll County, GA

Primary care physicians in Carroll County, GA see an average of 2,000 patients per year. This represents a 6.89% decrease from the previous year (2,148 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Carroll County, GA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 22.9% under 18 years, 36.9% between 18 and 34 years, 28.2% between 35 and 64 years, and 12% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 42.5% were men and 57.5% were women.

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Uninsured People

10.9%
Uninsured
48.2%
Employer Coverage
18.5%
Medicaid
7.23%
Medicare
14.1%
Non-Group
1.16%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Carrollton, GA declined by 13.1% from 12.5% to 10.9%.

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