Banks County, Georgia Population 2018

Banks County, Georgia's estimated population is 18,634 with a growth rate of 1.78% 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
201718,363-271-1.45%
201718,6343251.78%
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
White17,090
Black or African American467
Two or More Races294
Some Other Race236
Asian228
American Indian and Alaska Native48

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Banks County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Banks County, Georgia Median Age

40.3


Total

40.2


Male

40.6


Female

Banks County, Georgia Adults

There are 14,092 adults, (3,030 of whom are seniors) in Banks County, Georgia.

Banks County, Georgia Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Banks County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,118

49.65%

Male

9,245

50.35%

Banks County, Georgia Households and Families

Banks County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Banks County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family65.4%34.6%
Male62.2%37.8%
Female57.8%42.2%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Banks County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4892.8374.2
Married3,9063.2681.5
Non Family1,6271.1165.4
Female6333.9757.8
Male3234.0362.2

3.32

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

4.5%

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 Grade9907.85%
9th to 12th Grade1,91515.19%
High School Graduate5,27341.82%
Some College2,17917.28%
Associates Degree7505.95%
Bachelors Degree9237.32%
Graduate Degree5804.60%

Banks County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,4229,1031,417
Hispanic59221723
Black34524419
Asian1455836
Other Race9033
Multiple Races79568
Native American2929

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 24.83%.

Banks County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,801$33,688$21,920
Less Than High School$22,553$26,310$14,394
High School Grad$26,413$34,782$19,723
Some College$30,687$38,239$24,161
Bachelors Degree$34,219$34,000$34,259
Graduate Degree$46,563$37,031$50,598

$27,801

Average Earnings

$33,688

Average Male

$21,920

Average Female

Banks County, Georgia Language

Banks County, Georgia Language by Age

Banks County, Georgia Language

92.69% of Banks County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 7.31% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.17% of the population.

Banks County, Georgia Poverty

Banks County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,2112,22913.75%
Hispanic1,18023720.08%
Black46711424.41%
Other2363213.56%
Native482450.00%
Multiple294144.76%
Asian22810.44%

14.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.06%

Male Poverty Rate

14.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Banks County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Banks County, Georgia is Native, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Banks County, Georgia is Asian, with 0.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.08%.

Banks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.64%
Some College9.87%
High School9.05%
Bachelors or Greater2.66%

Banks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.35%
Female Unemployed9.74%
Female Employed9.20%
Male Employed7.26%

Banks County, Georgia Income

Banks County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,182$49,824
Families$48,794$55,900
Married Families$53,563$
Non Families$19,351$29,108

Banks County, Georgia Marital Status

Banks County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

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 35To44.

Banks County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Banks County, Georgia Veterans

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,285

Number of Veterans

1,181

Male Veterans

104

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam531
Second Gulf War149
First Gulf War120
Korea119
World War II31

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74358
55 to 64283
75+259
35 to 54253
18 to 34132

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1939.01%
Black5513.92%
Hispanic334.47%
Indian2482.76%
Other117.33%
2 or More21.50%

Banks County, Georgia Veterans by Education

13.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Banks County, Georgia Employment Status

Banks County, Georgia Employment by Age

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

6.6%

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