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QuickFacts-2010 Census

Muscogee County

Georgia

Population, 2010

189,885

9,687,653

Population, percent change, 2000 to 2010

1.9%

18.3%

Population, 2000

186,291

8,186,781

Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2009

8.2%

7.6%

Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2009

26.3%

26.3%

Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2009

11.8%

10.3%

Female persons, percent, 2009

53.0%

50.8%

White persons, percent, 2010 (a)

46.3%

59.7%

Black persons, percent, 2010 (a)

45.5%

30.5%

American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 (a)

0.4%

0.3%

Asian persons, percent, 2010 (a)

2.2%

3.2%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2010 (a)

0.2%

0.1%

Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010

3.0%

2.1%

Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 (b)

6.4%

8.8%

White persons not Hispanic, persons, 2010

43.7%

55.9%

Living in same house 1 year ago, pct 1 yr old & over, 2005-2009

74.1%

81.7%

Foreign born persons, percent, 2005-2009

4.0%

9.1%

Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2005-2009

7.8%

12.0%

High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2005-2009

83.9%

82.9%

Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2005-2009

22.1%

27.1%

Veterans, 2005-2009

21,758

717,855

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2005-2009

18.5

27.0

Housing units, 2009

84,037

4,063,548

Homeownership rate, 2005-2009

56.2%

67.5%

Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2005-2009

29.3%

20.4%

Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2005-2009

$126,100

$160,100

Households, 2005-2009

72,631

3,417,298

Persons per household, 2005-2009

2.34

2.70

Per capita  income 

$40,347

$36,348

Median household income, 2009

$39,060

$47,469

Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009

17.5%

16.6%

 

 For more information regarding population, demographics, statistics and regional information please contact Sara Strozier