Gwinnett County, GA Demographic Data

Gwinnett County, GA Summary

Gwinnett County is located in Georgia
  • Population: 842,046
  • Area: 436.78 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 430.38 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 6.39 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,927.87 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 977.69 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Gwinnett County, GA Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
463,756
51%
50.8
Male
443,379
49%
49.2
Total Population
907,135
 
323,128,000

Gwinnett County, GA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
61,078
6.7% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
66,573
7.3% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
76,760
8.5% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
67,898
7.5% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
59,745
6.6% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
119,222
13.1% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
134,241
14.8% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
136,033
15.0% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
57,091
6.3% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
43,791
4.8% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
54,636
6.0% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
22,708
2.5% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
7,359
0.8% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
657,829
72.5%
77.2
Female
341,232
51.9%
51.3
Male
316,597
48.1%
48.7
21 Years and over
623,154
68.7%
73.1
62 Years and over
107,504
11.9%
18.8
65 Years and over
84,703
9.3%
15.2
Female
47,865
56.5%
55.8
Male
36,838
43.5%
44.2
Median Age (years)
35
0.0%
0.0

Gwinnett County, GA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
880,357
97.0% 
96.8
White
438,099
48.3% 
72.6
Black or African American
248,723
27.4% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
1,346
0.1% 
0.8
Asian
103,900
11.5% 
5.4
Asian Indian
23,496
2.6% 
1.2
Chinese
11,798
1.3% 
1.3
Filipino
2,149
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
2,076
0.2% 
0.2
Korean
23,943
2.6% 
0.4
Vietnamese
20,100
2.2% 
0.6
Other Asian
20,338
2.2% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
82
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
 
0.0
Samoan
 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
 
0.1
Some Other Race
88,207
9.7% 
5.1
Two or More Races
26,778
3.0% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
189,050
20.8% 
17.8
Mexican
80,824
8.9% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
16,636
1.8% 
1.7
Cuban
4,744
0.5% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
86,846
9.6% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
718,085
79.2% 
82.2

Gwinnett County, GA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
37,781
6.6% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
32,804
5.7% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
132,550
23.0% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
119,484
20.8% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
52,999
9.2% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
130,744
22.7% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
68,719
11.9% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
70,585
12.3%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
504,496
87.6%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
199,463
34.6%
31.2

Gwinnett County, GA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
229,863
32.7%
33.7%
Now Married
368,641
52.5%
47.5
Divorced
67,581
9.6%
11.0%
Separated
11,305
1.6%
2.0
Widowed
25,334
3.6
5.8%

Gwinnett County, GA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
548,811
64.9%
78.4%
Languages other than english
297,246
35.1%
21.6%
Spanish
162,247
19.2%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
53,023
6.3%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
60,197
7.1%
3.5%
Other Languages
21,779
2.6%
1.1%

Gwinnett County, GA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
11,480
4.0%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
8,077
2.8%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
23,291
8.0%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
23,875
8.2%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
37,899
13.1%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
55,943
19.3%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
48,210
16.6%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
44,684
15.4%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
18,719
6.4%
5.8
$200,000 or more
18,227
6.3%
6.4
Median household income
67,155
 
57,617
Per capita income
28,609
 
31,128

Gwinnett County, GA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
933
0.2%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
42,805
9.3%
9.8
Construction
38,990
8.5%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
78,880
17.2%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
36,994
8.1%
6.6
Information
13,191
2.9%
2.1
Manufacturing
41,047
9.0%
10.1
Other services except public administration
26,076
5.7%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
66,842
14.6%
11.4
Public administration
15,697
3.4%
4.6
Retail trade
59,566
13.0%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
21,322
4.7%
5.2
Wholesale trade
15,968
3.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
45,091
9.8%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
167,104
36.5%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
51,185
11.2%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
119,536
26.1%
23.3%
Service occupations
75,395
16.5%
18.1%

Gwinnett County, GA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
447,955
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
360,369
80.4%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
46,975
10.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
3,631
0.8%
5.1
Walked
2,813
0.6%
2.7
Other means
8,639
1.9%
1.8
Worked at home
25,528
5.7%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
34.1
 
26.6

Gwinnett County, GA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
9,149
3.2%
8.7
1 vehicles
85,654
29.5%
33.2
2 vehicles
114,726
39.5%
37.1
3 or more
80,876
27.8%
21.0

Gwinnett County, GA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
290,405
95.1%
87.6
Owner Occupied
187,095
64.4%
63.1
Renter Occupied
103,310
35.6%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
15,047
4.9%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
1
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
6
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.2
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
0.0%
2.5

Gwinnett County, GA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
305,452
1 room
2,907
1.0%
2.4
2 rooms
2,062
0.7%
2.7
3 rooms
16,675
5.5%
9.1
4 rooms
36,105
11.8%
16.5
5 rooms
46,519
15.2%
19.8
6 rooms
54,562
17.9%
17.8
7 rooms
43,367
14.2%
12.0
8 rooms
39,239
12.8%
8.6
9 rooms or more
64,016
21.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Gwinnett County, GA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
305,452
 
 
1-unit, detached
219,473
71.9%
61.5
1-unit, attached
17,846
5.8%
5.9
2-units
3,712
1.2%
3.6
3 or 4 units
6,642
2.2%
4.4
5 to 9 units
14,903
4.9%
4.8
10 to 19 units
20,897
6.8%
4.4
20 or more units
16,208
5.3%
9.0
Mobile home
5,712
1.9%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
59
0.0%
0.1

Gwinnett County, GA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
999
0.3%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
1,469
0.5%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
4,949
1.6%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
7,944
2.6%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
34,850
11.4%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
71,862
23.5%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
81,924
26.8%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
86,888
28.4%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
9,449
3.1%
2.8%
2014 or later
5,118
1.7%
1.4%

Gwinnett County, GA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
187,937
64.7%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
3,741
1.3%
4.7
Electricity
96,528
33.2%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
407
0.1%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
569
0.2%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
180
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
1,043
0.4%
1.1

Gwinnett County, GA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
139,414
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
1,092
0.8%
1.6%
$3,000 or more
5,744
4.1%
10.3%
$2,500 to $2,999
6,132
4.4%
7.0%
$500 to $999
16,253
11.7%
20.4%
$2,000 to $2,499
16,796
12.0%
11.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
38,982
28.0%
20.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
54,415
39.0%
28.8%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
68,017
49.1%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
20,920
15.1%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
13,189
9.5%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
7,210
5.2%
7.0%
35.0% or more
29,332
21.2%
21.3%
Not Computed
746
0.0%
0.0%

Gwinnett County, GA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
101,710 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
772
0.8%
1.9%
$3,000 or more
854
0.8%
1.8%
Less than $500
1,703
1.7%
10.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
4,026
4.0%
4.4%
$1,500 to $1,999
15,219
15.0%
11.9%
$500 to $999
26,278
25.8%
41.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
52,858
52.0%
28.3%
No Cash Rent
1,600
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
1,175
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
10,945
10.9%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
11,044
11.0%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
12,566
12.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
13,378
13.3%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
10,119
10.1%
9.0%
35.0% or more
42,193
42.1%
40.7%
Not Computed
3,065
0.0%
0.0%

Gwinnett County, GA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
187,095
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
5,217
2.8%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
9,830
5.3%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
33,473
17.9%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
49,586
26.5%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
52,503
28.1%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
27,977
15.0%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
7,815
4.2%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
694
0.4%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
194,500
 
205,000
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