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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Barnesville is 6,389. Barnesville, Georgia is the 4,180th largest city in the US.
Barnesville is located entirely in Lamar County.
The peak population of Barnesville was in 2010, when its population was 6,755. In 2010, Barnesville was the 3,866th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,180th largest city in the US. Barnesville is currently 5.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Barnesville has grown 7.1% since the 2000. Barnesville, Georgia's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Barnesville has a population density of 1,113.4 people per square mile.
|4174||New Haven, Michigan||6,405||104.5%|
|4181||Twin Lakes, Wisconsin||6,388||23.6%|
|4184||De Soto, Kansas||6,380||38.6%|
|4185||Gun Barrel City, Texas||6,378||20.5%|
|4186||Pigeon Forge, Tennessee||6,378||18.8%|
The total voting age population of Barnesville, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,427. The voting age population is 41.1% male and 58.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.5% of the residents of Barnesville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Barnesville are 57.3% Black, 39.7% White, 2.1% Two or more races, 0.4% American Indian, 0.3% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Barnesville, 30.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.3%. On a per-household basis, 28.6% of families are below the poverty line in Barnesville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.0% of Barnesville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.8% of Barnesville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.3% have a bachelor's degree and 5.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Barnesville residents aged 5 and older, 2.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Barnesville is 7.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Barnesville, 14.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Barnesville is $27,308.
In Barnesville, 48.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.7% of housing units in Barnesville.
Of all the housing units in Barnesville, 14.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Barnesville, 20.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 520 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Barnesville is $654.
In Barnesville, 60.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.