Chattooga County, Georgia Population 2019

Chattooga County, Georgia's estimated population is 24,770 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chattooga County, Georgia is the 75th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,770-63-0.25%
201624,833-63-0.25%
201524,896370.15%
201424,859-185-0.74%
201325,044-575-2.24%
201225,619-58-0.23%
201125,677-273-1.05%
201025,9503,70816.67%
199022,2423861.77%
198021,8561,3156.40%
197020,5415872.94%
196019,954-1,243-5.86%
195021,1972,66514.38%
194018,5323,12520.28%
193015,4071,0957.65%
192014,3127045.17%
191013,6086565.06%
190012,9521,75015.62%
189011,2021,18111.79%
188010,0213,11945.19%
18706,902-263-3.67%
18607,1653505.14%
18506,8153,37798.23%
18403,4380.00%

Chattooga County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,638
Black or African American2,566
Two or More Races354
Some Other Race195
Asian110
American Indian and Alaska Native17

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

Chattooga County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Chattooga County, Georgia Median Age

40.3


Total

38


Male

42.4


Female

Chattooga County, Georgia Adults

There are 19,242 adults, (4,141 of whom are seniors) in Chattooga County, Georgia.

Chattooga County, Georgia Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Chattooga County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

12,150

48.83%

Male

12,730

51.17%

Chattooga County, Georgia Households and Families

Chattooga County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Chattooga County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
All65.7%34.3%
Male62.2%37.8%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female36.6%63.4%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chattooga County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2532.565.7
Married4,4973.1679.6
Non Family3,1131.1557.4
Female1,2203.1436.6
Male4233.5262.2

3.05

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chattooga County, Georgia Households

Chattooga County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,76610.27%
9th to 12th Grade2,87216.71%
High School Graduate6,68038.86%
Some College3,00217.46%
Associates Degree1,1356.60%
Bachelors Degree1,0155.90%
Graduate Degree7204.19%

Chattooga County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,57411,1911,556
Black1,9411,12399
Hispanic49813041
Multiple Races12710938
Other Race994022
Asian733420
Native American17

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 85.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 29.92%.

Chattooga County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,084$35,838$26,529
Less Than High School$28,209$29,942$21,835
High School Grad$27,961$35,640$21,927
Some College$29,879$36,551$27,202
Bachelors Degree$42,670$44,375$41,500
Graduate Degree$60,425$71,964$54,239

$30,084

Average Earnings

$35,838

Average Male

$26,529

Average Female

Chattooga County, Georgia Language

Chattooga County, Georgia Language by Age

Chattooga County, Georgia Language

95.19% of Chattooga County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.12% of the population.

Chattooga County, Georgia Poverty

Chattooga County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,8674,37322.01%
Black1,47238225.95%
Hispanic1,11631828.49%
Multiple3545716.10%
Asian1102220.00%
Other187147.49%

22.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.96%

Male Poverty Rate

24.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chattooga County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chattooga County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 28.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chattooga County, Georgia is Other, with 7.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.63%.

Chattooga County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.27%
High School20.34%
Some College12.34%
Bachelors or Greater8.75%

Chattooga County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.37%
Male Unemployed50.31%
Female Employed7.85%
Male Employed4.86%

Chattooga County, Georgia Income

Chattooga County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,718$47,069
Families$44,076$55,920
Married Families$52,713$
Non Families$17,031$26,227

Chattooga County, Georgia Marital Status

Chattooga County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Chattooga County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Chattooga 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.

Chattooga County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Chattooga County, Georgia Veterans

Chattooga County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,330

Number of Veterans

1,156

Male Veterans

174

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam659
Korea152
First Gulf War130
Second Gulf War58
World War II45

Chattooga County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74487
75+382
55 to 64233
35 to 54194
18 to 3434

Chattooga County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2287.36%
Black733.38%
2 or More1911.52%
Hispanic101.49%
Asian1012.05%

Chattooga County, Georgia Veterans by Education

10.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chattooga County, Georgia Employment Status

Chattooga County, Georgia Employment by Age

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

44.1%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Chattooga County, Georgia Employment by Race

Chattooga County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Chattooga County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Summerville45324360-172-3.80%
Trion18271780-47-2.57%
Lyerly535528-7-1.31%
Menlo474468-6-1.27%
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