Spalding County, GA Population by Race & Ethnicity

Racial distribution of Spalding County population: 60.25% are White, 34.19% are Black or African American, 0.60% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.92% are Asian, 1.04% are some other race and 2.99% are multiracial.
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Updated Aug 31, 2023

Spalding County, GA population by race

The table below shows Spalding County's population by race.

Race Population % of Total Population
White 40,201 60.25%
Black or African American 22,815 34.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native 400 0.60%
Asian 617 0.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 -
Some other race 693 1.04%
Two or more races (multiracial) 1,996 2.99%
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Spalding County population by race

Of the 5 race categories (excluding ethnicity) identified by the Census Bureau, namely American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Black or African American, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and White; Spalding County has a population in all of the race categories.

This confirms that Spalding County's population has become increasingly diverse.

The percent distribution of Spalding County population by race (across all racial categories recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau): 60.25% are White, 34.19% are Black or African American, 0.60% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.92% are Asian, 1.04% are some other race and 2.99% are multiracial.

The bar chart shows Spalding County, GA population by race, in percentage. The numbers shown are based on the American Community Survey respondents self identified race. The Hispanic and Latino population is spread across the races identified and not as a separate race category.
Spalding County, GA population by race. The largest racial group in Spalding County is White with a population of 40,201 (60.25% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Spalding County's racial breakdown clearly shows that there is an absolute majority (i.e. more than 50% of the population belong to one particular race) of White population in the county.

As per the latest data estimates from American Community Survey's 5-year estimates:

1. The largest racial group in Spalding County is White with a population of 40,201 (60.25% of the total population).

2. The multiracial population, i.e. population that identify themselves with two or more races, is 1,996 (2.99% of the total population).

Racial / Ethnic makeup of Spalding County, GA

By ethnicity, 3,343 (5.01% of the total population) is Hispanic or Latino (of any race), and 63,379 (94.99% of the total population) is Non-Hispanic.

The pie chart shows racial / ethnic makeup of  Spalding County, GA. The numbers shown are based on the American Community Survey respondents self identified race and ethnicity. The Hispanic or Latino population is excluded from the other identified racial categories and shown as one single group as Hispanic or Latino population.
Racial / Ethnic makeup of Spalding County, GA. By ethnicity, 3,343 (5.01% of the total population) is Hispanic or Latino (of any race) and 63,379 (94.99% of the total population) is Non-Hispanic. Please note that all Hispanic or Latino population are shown as one single group and the other racial categories are Non-Hispanic population percentages. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Of the Non-Hispanic population in Spalding County, the largest racial group is White alone with a population of 37,889 (59.78% of the total Non-Hispanic population).

Spalding County Non-Hispanic population by race

The distribution of the Non-Hispanic population across various race categories

Race Population % of Total Non-Hispanic Population
White alone 37,889 59.78%
Black or African American alone 22,815 36.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 206 0.33%
Asian alone 585 0.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 0.00%
Some other race alone 234 0.37%
Two or more races (multiracial) 1,650 2.60%
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Among the Hispanic population in Spalding County, regardless of the race, the largest group is of Mexican origin, with a population of 1,827 (54.65% of the total Hispanic population).

Spalding County Hispanic or Latino population

The distribution of the Hispanic or Latino population by their ancestries

Origin Population % of Total Hispanic Population
Mexican 1,827 54.65%
Puerto Rican 878 26.26%
Cuban 59 1.76%
Other Hispanic or Latino 579 17.32%
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Things to know

What percentage of Spalding County, GA is Hispanic?

As per the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey estimates, 5.01% of Spalding County population is Hispanic.

Among the Hispanic population in Spalding County, regardless of the race, the largest group is of Mexican origin, with a population of 1,827 (54.65% of the total Hispanic population).

How many Black people does Spalding County, GA have?

Spalding County, GA has 22,815 Black or African American population as per the estimates from the latest American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. Overall 34.19% of the total population (excluding multiracial) in Spalding County is Black.

What is the largest minority group in Spalding County, GA?

With 5.01% of the total population, Hispanic and Latino Americans are the largest ethnic minority in Spalding County.

That being said, with a 34.19% of the total population, Black or African Americans are the largest racial minority in Spalding County.

What is the majority race in Spalding County, GA?

With a population of 40,201 (60.25% of the total population), Whites are the largest racial majority in Spalding County.

Black or African Americans are second largest race in Spalding County, with 34.19% of the total population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Spalding County, GA Population Breakdown by Race
Last updated August 18, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the population of Spalding County by race. It includes the population of Spalding County across racial categories (excluding ethnicity) as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Spalding County across relevant racial categories.

Key observations

The percent distribution of Spalding County population by race (across all racial categories recognized by the U.S. Census Bureau): 60.25% are white, 34.19% are Black or African American, 0.60% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.92% are Asian, 1.04% are some other race and 2.99% are multiracial.

Spalding County population by race

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Racial categories include:

  • White
  • Black or African American
  • American Indian and Alaska Native
  • Asian
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
  • Some other race
  • Two or more races (multiracial)

Variables / Data Columns

  • Race: This column displays the racial categories (excluding ethnicity) for the Spalding County
  • Population: The population of the racial category (excluding ethnicity) in the Spalding County is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each race as a proportion of Spalding County total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Spalding County Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

Spalding County, GA Non-Hispanic Population Breakdown by Race
Last updated August 18, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Non-Hispanic population of Spalding County by race. It includes the distribution of the Non-Hispanic population of Spalding County across various race categories as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the Non-Hispanic population distribution of Spalding County across relevant racial categories.

Key observations

Of the Non-Hispanic population in Spalding County, the largest racial group is White alone with a population of 37,889 (59.78% of the total Non-Hispanic population).

Spalding County Non-Hispanic population by race

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Racial categories include:

  • White
  • Black or African American
  • American Indian and Alaska Native
  • Asian
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
  • Some other race
  • Two or more races (multiracial)

Variables / Data Columns

  • Race: This column displays the racial categories (for Non-Hispanic) for the Spalding County
  • Population: The population of the racial category (for Non-Hispanic) in the Spalding County is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each race as a proportion of Spalding County total Non-Hispanic population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Spalding County Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

Spalding County, GA Hispanic or Latino Population Distribution by Their Ancestries
Last updated August 18, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Spalding County Hispanic or Latino population. It includes the distribution of the Hispanic or Latino population, of Spalding County, by their ancestries, as identified by the Census Bureau. The dataset can be utilized to understand the origin of the Hispanic or Latino population of Spalding County.

Key observations

Among the Hispanic population in Spalding County, regardless of the race, the largest group is of Mexican origin, with a population of 1,827 (54.65% of the total Hispanic population).

Spalding County Non-Hispanic population by race

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Origin for Hispanic or Latino population include:

  • Mexican
  • Black or African American
  • Puerto Rican
  • Cuban
  • Other Hispanic or Latino

Variables / Data Columns

  • Origin: This column displays the origin for Hispanic or Latino population for the Spalding County
  • Population: The population of the specific origin for Hispanic or Latino population in the Spalding County is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Hispanic Population: This column displays the percentage distribution of each Hispanic origin as a proportion of Spalding County total Hispanic or Latino population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Spalding County Population by Race & Ethnicity. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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