StatisticDawsonGeorgiaNational
Population4,36010,617,423328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,16218791
Median age30.536.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%45%43%
Speak English100%86%79%
Speak Spanish0%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Dawson is 521% higher than Georgia
  • The median age in Dawson is 16% lower than Georgia
  • In Dawson 15.83% of the population is White
  • In Dawson 83.49% of the population is Black
  • In Dawson 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Dawson, GA Demographics

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      Dawson population breakdown by race

      RaceDawsonGeorgiaNational
      White15.83%59.80%73.35%
      Black83.49%31.17%12.63%
      Asian0.00%3.70%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race0.69%2.20%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.79%4.75%
      In Dawson, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Dawson age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Dawson, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).