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Cadwell, Georgia
Location in Laurens County and the state of Georgia
Location in Laurens County and the state of Georgia
Country United States
State Georgia
County Laurens
Area
 • Total 1.28 sq mi (3.33 km2)
 • Land 1.25 sq mi (3.25 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation
394 ft (120 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 528
 • Estimate 
(2019)
540
 • Density 430.97/sq mi (166.36/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
31009
Area code(s) 478
FIPS code 13-12344
GNIS feature ID 0331305

Cadwell is a town in Laurens County, Georgia, United States. The population was 528 at the 2010 census, up from 329 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Dublin Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Cadwell is located at 32°20′25″N 83°2′33″W / 32.34028°N 83.04250°W / 32.34028; -83.04250 (32.340353, -83.042462).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.3 square miles (3.4 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 154
1920 274 77.9%
1930 208 −24.1%
1940 291 39.9%
1950 310 6.5%
1960 360 16.1%
1970 354 −1.7%
1980 353 −0.3%
1990 458 29.7%
2000 329 −28.2%
2010 528 60.5%
2019 (est.) 540 2.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 329 people, 136 households, and 93 families residing in the town. The population density was 254.3 people per square mile (98.5/km2). There were 178 housing units at an average density of 137.6 per square mile (53.3/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 86.32% White, 13.07% African American, 0.30% Asian, and 0.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.91% of the population.

There were 136 households, out of which 27.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.3% were married couples living together, 16.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.6% were non-families. 26.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.88.

In the town, the population was spread out, with 24.0% under the age of 18, 8.8% from 18 to 24, 25.2% from 25 to 44, 24.6% from 45 to 64, and 17.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 86.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.2 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $32,727, and the median income for a family was $38,750. Males had a median income of $28,417 versus $19,773 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,372. About 4.0% of families and 11.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.5% of those under age 18 and 21.2% of those age 65 or over.

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