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
457,496
51%
50.8
Male
438,327
49%
49.2
Total Population
895,823
 
321,419,000

Gwinnett County, GA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
60,999
6.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
70,874
7.9% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
72,517
8.1% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
66,307
7.4% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
59,188
6.6% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
118,751
13.3% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
135,129
15.1% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
133,881
14.9% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
49,500
5.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
48,840
5.5% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
52,676
5.9% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
22,230
2.5% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
4,931
0.6% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
648,137
72.4%
77.1
Female
335,450
51.8%
51.4
Male
312,687
48.2%
48.6
21 Years and over
614,291
68.6%
72.9
62 Years and over
107,602
12.0%
18.3
65 Years and over
79,837
8.9%
14.9
Female
45,206
56.6%
55.9
Male
34,631
43.4%
44.1
Median Age (years)
35
NR
NR

Gwinnett County, GA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
869,669
97.1% 
96.9
White
462,519
51.6% 
73.1
Black or African American
238,406
26.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
2,818
0.3% 
0.8
Asian
101,864
11.4% 
5.4
Asian Indian
26,235
2.9% 
1.2
Chinese
11,437
1.3% 
1.3
Filipino
2,542
0.3% 
0.9
Japanese
1,291
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
21,049
2.3% 
0.5
Vietnamese
18,970
2.1% 
0.5
Other Asian
20,340
2.3% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
583
0.1% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
63,479
7.1% 
4.8
Two or More Races
26,154
2.9% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
183,546
20.5% 
17.6
Mexican
98,714
11.0% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
10,147
1.1% 
1.7
Cuban
7,270
0.8% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
67,415
7.5% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
712,277
79.5% 
82.4

Gwinnett County, GA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
35,434
6.3% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
37,209
6.6% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
134,625
23.8% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
106,796
18.9% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
51,669
9.1% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
131,970
23.3% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
68,235
12.1% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
72,643
12.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
493,295
87.2%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
200,205
35.4%
30.6

Gwinnett County, GA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
233,259
33.7%
33.5%
Now Married
358,932
51.9%
47.5
Divorced
63,801
9.2%
11.0%
Separated
11,115
1.6%
2.1
Widowed
24,326
3.5
5.8%

Gwinnett County, GA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
540,130
64.7%
78.5%
Languages other than english
294,694
35.3%
21.5%
Spanish
156,044
18.7%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
59,044
7.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
59,820
7.2%
3.5%
Other Languages
19,786
2.4%
1.0%

Gwinnett County, GA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
14,156
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
10,620
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
21,099
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
25,366
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
38,777
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
58,925
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
40,132
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
44,916
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
16,819
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
13,821
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
61,732
 
55,775
Per capita income
25,852
 
29,979

Gwinnett County, GA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
393
0.1%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
42,163
9.6%
9.8
Construction
41,754
9.5%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
72,623
16.6%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
32,442
7.4%
6.5
Information
13,288
3.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
38,076
8.7%
10.3
Other services except public administration
27,265
6.2%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
61,770
14.1%
11.3
Public administration
12,934
2.9%
4.6
Retail trade
58,184
13.3%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
20,572
4.7%
5.1
Wholesale trade
17,301
3.9%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
45,926
10.5%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
162,556
37.0%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
47,029
10.7%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
115,006
26.2%
23.6%
Service occupations
68,248
15.6%
18.0%

Gwinnett County, GA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
429,817
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
339,809
79.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
47,194
11.0%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
6,907
1.6%
5.2
Walked
4,033
0.9%
2.8
Other means
5,414
1.3%
1.8
Worked at home
26,460
6.2%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
32.0
 
26.0

Gwinnett County, GA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
10,767
3.8%
8.9
1 vehicles
80,571
28.3%
33.5
2 vehicles
123,085
43.2%
37.2
3 or more
70,208
24.7%
20.3

Gwinnett County, GA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
284,631
94.3%
87.7
Owner Occupied
179,144
62.9%
63.0
Renter Occupied
105,487
37.1%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
17,191
5.7%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Gwinnett County, GA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
301,822
1 room
2,582
0.9%
2.3
2 rooms
4,152
1.4%
2.5
3 rooms
15,077
5.0%
9.0
4 rooms
41,863
13.9%
16.6
5 rooms
47,039
15.6%
20.0
6 rooms
49,872
16.5%
17.9
7 rooms
42,168
14.0%
12.1
8 rooms
36,288
12.0%
8.5
9 rooms or more
62,781
20.8%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Gwinnett County, GA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
301,822
 
 
1-unit, detached
213,862
70.9%
61.4
1-unit, attached
19,390
6.4%
5.8
2-units
3,772
1.2%
3.7
3 or 4 units
6,485
2.1%
4.5
5 to 9 units
14,449
4.8%
4.8
10 to 19 units
20,367
6.7%
4.6
20 or more units
17,851
5.9%
8.8
Mobile home
5,182
1.7%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
464
0.2%
0.1

Gwinnett County, GA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,751
0.6%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
1,035
0.3%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
4,120
1.4%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
11,427
3.8%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
33,256
11.0%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
75,132
24.9%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
85,817
28.4%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
81,119
26.9%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
6,692
2.2%
2.5%
2014 or later
1,473
0.5%
0.5%

Gwinnett County, GA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
179,525
63.1%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
4,268
1.5%
4.7
Electricity
98,565
34.6%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
137
0.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
708
0.2%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
64
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
1,364
0.5%
1.2

Gwinnett County, GA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
135,649
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
1,067
0.8%
1.5%
$3,000 or more
5,517
4.1%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
6,563
4.8%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
15,574
11.5%
11.8%
$500 to $999
17,261
12.7%
20.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
33,298
24.5%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
56,369
41.6%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
59,264
43.9%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
20,571
15.2%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
15,636
11.6%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
10,252
7.6%
7.3%
35.0% or more
29,255
21.7%
22.3%
Not Computed
671
NR
NR

Gwinnett County, GA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
103,754 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
230
0.2%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
369
0.4%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
1,655
1.6%
4.1%
Less than $500
2,498
2.4%
11.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
13,258
12.8%
11.0%
$500 to $999
39,382
38.0%
42.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
46,362
44.7%
27.9%
No Cash Rent
1,733
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
1,088
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
10,621
10.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
13,908
13.8%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
12,320
12.2%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
13,663
13.5%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
8,492
8.4%
9.2%
35.0% or more
42,069
41.6%
41.4%
Not Computed
4,414
NR
NR

Gwinnett County, GA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
179,144
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
4,318
2.4%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
11,869
6.6%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
38,708
21.6%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
47,264
26.4%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
44,894
25.1%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
25,253
14.1%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
5,964
3.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
874
0.5%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
183,200
 
194,500
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