Banks County, Georgia Population 2018

Banks County, Georgia's estimated population is 18,634 with a growth rate of 1.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Banks County, Georgia is the 95th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,6342981.63%
201618,336270.15%
201618,309-73-0.40%
201518,3821340.73%
201418,24840.02%
201318,244910.50%
201218,153-114-0.62%
201118,267-154-0.84%
201018,4218,11378.71%
199010,3081,60618.46%
19808,7021,86927.35%
19706,8333365.17%
19606,497-438-6.32%
19506,935-1,798-20.59%
19408,733-970-10.00%
19309,703-2,111-17.87%
192011,8145705.07%
191011,2446996.63%
190010,5451,98323.16%
18908,5621,22516.70%
18807,3372,36447.54%
18704,9732665.65%
18604,7070.00%

Banks County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,147
Black or African American449
Two or More Races284
Asian234
Some Other Race163
American Indian and Alaska Native59

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Banks County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Banks County, Georgia Median Age

40.9


Total

41


Male

40.8


Female

Banks County, Georgia Adults

There are 14,009 adults, (2,970 of which are seniors) in Banks County, Georgia.

Banks County, Georgia Age Dependency

66.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Banks County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,060

49.41%

Male

9,276

50.59%

Banks County, Georgia Households and Families

Banks County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Banks County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All75.5%24.5%
Male72.4%27.6%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Female58.1%41.9%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Banks County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4832.8375.5
Married3,8363.2283.5
Non Family1,5981.1464.4
Female6583.558.1
Male3914.7672.4

3.28

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Banks County, Georgia Households

Banks County, Georgia Education

Banks County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0898.69%
9th to 12th Grade1,98615.86%
High School Graduate5,37942.95%
Some College1,94915.56%
Associates Degree7465.96%
Bachelors Degree8917.11%
Graduate Degree4853.87%

Banks County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,3248,8431,289
Hispanic58721722
Black31722918
Asian1494747
Other Race13447
Multiple Races9561
Native American4747

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 31.54%.

Banks County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,709$34,599$22,172
Less Than High School$23,538$25,512$17,740
High School Grad$25,915$35,152$19,343
Some College$32,813$39,826$24,929
Bachelors Degree$31,818$35,903$30,675
Graduate Degree$51,042$50,833$51,250

$28,709

Average Earnings

$34,599

Average Male

$22,172

Average Female

Banks County, Georgia Language

Banks County, Georgia Language by Age

Banks County, Georgia Language

93.58% of Banks County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.08% of the population.

Banks County, Georgia Poverty

Banks County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,1532,29714.22%
Hispanic1,16438533.08%
Black44910723.83%
Other1635231.90%
Multiple284186.34%
Native591627.12%
Asian23410.43%

15.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.75%

Male Poverty Rate

16.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Banks County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Banks County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 33.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Banks County, Georgia is Asian, with 0.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.09%.

Banks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.59%
High School10.73%
Some College9.83%
Bachelors or Greater2.98%

Banks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.51%
Female Unemployed13.33%
Female Employed10.27%
Male Employed7.35%

Banks County, Georgia Income

Banks County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,721$49,065
Families$50,009$55,961
Married Families$54,000$
Non Families$18,360$24,726

Banks County, Georgia Marital Status

Banks County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Banks County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Banks County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Banks County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Banks County, Georgia Veterans

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,244

Number of Veterans

1,135

Male Veterans

109

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam504
Korea164
Second Gulf War128
First Gulf War93
World War II40

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64323
65 to 74317
75+276
35 to 54235
18 to 3493

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1508.73%
Indian4391.49%
Black4312.54%
Hispanic162.21%
2 or More84.97%

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by Education

13.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Banks County, Georgia Employment Status

Banks County, Georgia Employment by Age

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Banks County, Georgia Employment by Race

Banks County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Banks County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Baldwin 32813304230.70%
Lula 276228821204.34%
Maysville 18151889744.08%
Alto 11721164-8-0.68%
Homer11451136-9-0.79%
Gillsville 235249145.96%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990