Bleckley County, Georgia Population 2018

Bleckley County, Georgia's estimated population is 12,830 with a growth rate of -0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bleckley County, Georgia is the 115th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,830-5-0.04%
201612,835-63-0.49%
201612,8981811.42%
201512,71750.04%
201412,712-28-0.22%
201312,740-148-1.15%
201212,888-192-1.47%
201113,080470.36%
201013,0332,60324.96%
199010,430-337-3.13%
198010,7674764.63%
197010,2916496.73%
19609,6424244.60%
19509,218-437-4.53%
19409,6555225.72%
19309,133-1,399-13.28%
192010,5320.00%

Bleckley County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,914
Black or African American3,563
Two or More Races171
Some Other Race162
Asian16
American Indian and Alaska Native9

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

Bleckley County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Bleckley County, Georgia Median Age

37.2


Total

37.4


Male

36.7


Female

Bleckley County, Georgia Adults

There are 9,973 adults, (2,169 of which are seniors) in Bleckley County, Georgia.

Bleckley County, Georgia Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bleckley County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

6,924

53.95%

Male

5,911

46.05%

Bleckley County, Georgia Households and Families

Bleckley County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bleckley County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All72.8%27.2%
Male67.3%32.7%
Non Family58%42%
Female50.4%49.6%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bleckley County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0812.7672.8
Married2,0273.2889.2
Non Family1,3321.1558
Female5694.0650.4
Male1535.0767.3

3.5

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bleckley County, Georgia Households

Bleckley County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3734.70%
9th to 12th Grade80410.13%
High School Graduate3,36042.33%
Some College1,47618.59%
Associates Degree5186.53%
Bachelors Degree7799.81%
Graduate Degree6287.91%

Bleckley County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,2825,7161,314
Black1,54296371
Hispanic835111
Multiple Races45343
Other Race287
Asian16168
Native American99

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 50.00%.

Bleckley County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,075$31,849$28,073
Less Than High School$16,346$21,429$15,769
High School Grad$25,651$26,586$22,080
Some College$31,455$40,625$28,225
Bachelors Degree$43,696$45,564$42,467
Graduate Degree$55,491$61,250$53,448

$30,075

Average Earnings

$31,849

Average Male

$28,073

Average Female

Bleckley County, Georgia Language

Bleckley County, Georgia Language by Age

Bleckley County, Georgia Language

98.09% of Bleckley County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Bleckley County, Georgia Poverty

Bleckley County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,5081,34253.51%
White8,3591,04512.50%
Hispanic29714147.47%
Other141141100.00%
Multiple1715733.33%
Asian16850.00%

23.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.93%

Male Poverty Rate

23.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bleckley County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bleckley County, Georgia is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bleckley County, Georgia is White, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.90%.

Bleckley County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.72%
High School21.80%
Some College8.76%
Bachelors or Greater6.42%

Bleckley County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.61%
Male Unemployed45.00%
Female Employed7.48%
Male Employed6.36%

Bleckley County, Georgia Income

Bleckley County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,060$55,200
Families$49,524$67,774
Married Families$62,250$
Non Families$18,986$27,867

Bleckley County, Georgia Marital Status

Bleckley County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.1%

Male Marriage Rate

37.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bleckley County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Bleckley County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Bleckley County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Bleckley County, Georgia Veterans

Bleckley County, Georgia Veterans by War

835

Number of Veterans

797

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam358
First Gulf War120
Korea103
Second Gulf War39
World War II33

Bleckley County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74241
75+212
35 to 54206
55 to 64152
18 to 3424

Bleckley County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7119.95%
Black1154.21%
Indian9100.00%

Bleckley County, Georgia Veterans by Education

14.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bleckley County, Georgia Employment Status

Bleckley County, Georgia Employment by Age

43.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.7%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bleckley County, Georgia Employment by Race

Bleckley County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bleckley County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cochran51595036-123-2.38%
Allentown 169161-8-4.73%
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