Brooks County, Georgia Population 2018

Brooks County, Georgia's estimated population is 15,587 with a growth rate of -0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brooks County, Georgia is the 107th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,587-58-0.37%
201615,645-48-0.31%
201615,693250.16%
201515,6681340.86%
201415,534-131-0.84%
201315,665340.22%
201215,631-363-2.27%
201115,994-261-1.61%
201016,2558575.57%
199015,3981430.94%
198015,2551,51611.03%
197013,739-1,553-10.16%
196015,292-2,877-15.83%
195018,169-2,328-11.36%
194020,497-833-3.91%
193021,330-3,208-13.07%
192024,5387062.96%
191023,8325,22628.09%
190018,6064,62733.10%
189013,9792,25219.20%
188011,7273,38540.58%
18708,3421,98631.25%
18606,3560.00%

Brooks County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,355
Black or African American5,611
Some Other Race371
Two or More Races157
Asian129
American Indian and Alaska Native14
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Brooks 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

Brooks County, Georgia Median Age

42.6


Total

40.4


Male

45.4


Female

Brooks County, Georgia Adults

There are 12,219 adults, (2,863 of which are seniors) in Brooks County, Georgia.

Brooks County, Georgia Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Brooks County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

8,105

51.81%

Male

7,540

48.19%

Brooks County, Georgia Households and Families

Brooks County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brooks County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Female56.4%43.6%
Male31.2%68.8%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brooks County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4822.472.5
Married2,9013.0582.9
Non Family2,4111.1570.9
Female8693.6556.4
Male3012.5631.2

3.09

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brooks County, Georgia Households

Brooks County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6536.05%
9th to 12th Grade1,61514.97%
High School Graduate4,15038.46%
Some College2,25420.89%
Associates Degree7767.19%
Bachelors Degree1,0119.37%
Graduate Degree3313.07%

Brooks County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,7985,857990
Black3,4112,332242
Hispanic41718314
Other Race24611713
Asian1078783
Multiple Races6228
Native American66

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 77.57%.

Brooks County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,927$32,406$24,517
Less Than High School$21,280$27,601$12,963
High School Grad$27,926$34,105$21,179
Some College$29,974$35,351$25,383
Bachelors Degree$38,971$$39,069
Graduate Degree$40,417$51,250$38,750

$28,927

Average Earnings

$32,406

Average Male

$24,517

Average Female

Brooks County, Georgia Language

Brooks County, Georgia Language by Age

Brooks County, Georgia Language

93.23% of Brooks County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.74% of the population.

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,5922,20039.34%
White8,8221,29814.71%
Hispanic86332037.08%
Other3696216.80%
Multiple1325642.42%
Asian12986.20%
Native14857.14%

24.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.14%

Male Poverty Rate

29.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brooks County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brooks County, Georgia is Native, with 57.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brooks County, Georgia is Asian, with 6.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.96%.

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.42%
High School18.96%
Some College16.06%
Bachelors or Greater7.01%

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.61%
Male Unemployed29.23%
Female Employed10.57%
Male Employed7.94%

Brooks County, Georgia Income

Brooks County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,547$47,276
Families$43,998$58,231
Married Families$53,449$
Non Families$21,289$27,760

Brooks County, Georgia Marital Status

Brooks County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Brooks County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Brooks 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 45To54.

Brooks County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,571

Number of Veterans

1,467

Male Veterans

104

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam565
First Gulf War376
Korea230
Second Gulf War190
World War II40

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54405
65 to 74383
75+373
55 to 64297
18 to 34113

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,11114.65%
Black43010.47%
Other248.89%
Hispanic71.28%
Indian6100.00%

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by Education

14.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brooks County, Georgia Employment Status

Brooks County, Georgia Employment by Age

56.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

17.7%

Unemployment Rate

Brooks County, Georgia Employment by Race

Brooks County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Brooks County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Quitman39273888-39-0.99%
Pavo 627621-6-0.96%
Morven565533-32-5.66%
Barwick 386381-5-1.30%
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