Henry County, GA Demographics

The total population of Henry County is estimated to be 240,853 with 115,211 males (47.83%) and 125,642 females (52.17%). There are 10,431 more females than males in Henry County.
The median household income in Henry County was $79,437 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 1,141(1.42%) from $80,578 in 2020. This income is 106.48% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Henry County sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $101,032. Overall, the median household income for the county of Henry County stands at $81,988.
In Henry County, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $48,915 for males and $35,192 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $67,433 for males and $53,725 for females.
In Henry County, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 5 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Asian households have the highest median household income at $108,296, while Some Other Race households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $59,263.
In 2022, the population of Henry County was 248,364, a 1.36% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Henry County's population was 245,023, an increase of 1.31% compared to a population of 241,848 in 2020.
The median age in Henry County, GA is 37.2, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 20.36% were under the age of 15, 20.86% aged 15 to 29, 47.05% aged 30 to 64, 10.40% aged 65 to 84, and 1.34% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Henry County population: 43% are White, 46.69% are Black or African American, 0.14% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 3.31% are Asian, 1.27% are some other race and 5.59% are multiracial.