Clay County, Georgia Population 2018

Clay County, Georgia's estimated population is 2,962 with a growth rate of -1.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Georgia is the 156th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,024622.09%
20172,962-44-1.46%
20163,006-66-2.15%
20153,07220.07%
20143,070581.93%
20133,012-91-2.93%
20123,103-56-1.77%
20113,159-15-0.47%
20103,174-190-5.65%
19903,364-189-5.32%
19803,553-83-2.28%
19703,636-915-20.11%
19604,551-1,293-22.13%
19505,844-1,220-17.27%
19407,0641211.74%
19306,943-614-8.12%
19207,557-1,403-15.66%
19108,9603924.58%
19008,5687519.61%
18907,8171,16717.55%
18806,6501,15721.06%
18705,49360012.26%
18604,8930.00%

Clay County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American1,944
White915
Two or More Races150
Some Other Race15

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

Clay County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

50100150 Male Population50100150 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clay County, Georgia Median Age

44.6


Total

42.4


Male

46.6


Female

Clay County, Georgia Adults

There are 2,312 adults, (656 of whom are seniors) in Clay County, Georgia.

Clay County, Georgia Age Dependency

82.6

Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

1,529

50.56%

Male

1,495

49.44%

Clay County, Georgia Households and Families

Clay County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Clay County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All64.7%35.3%
Non Family54.4%45.6%
Female43.5%56.5%
Male38.9%61.1%

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1542.5764.7
Non Family4521.1454.4
Married4183.1990.9
Female2304.243.5
Male542.8738.9

3.4

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clay County, Georgia Households

Clay County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1215.87%
9th to 12th Grade23611.44%
High School Graduate92244.69%
Some College46322.44%
Associates Degree1386.69%
Bachelors Degree612.96%
Graduate Degree1225.91%

Clay County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,19192651
White816724132
Multiple Races4747
Hispanic4040
Other Race99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 16.18%.

Clay County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,274$21,949$20,308
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$20,731$21,175$
Some College$20,924$25,345$20,301
Bachelors Degree$51,250$66,000$40,833
Graduate Degree$54,375$$66,023

$21,274

Average Earnings

$21,949

Average Male

$20,308

Average Female

Clay County, Georgia Language

Clay County, Georgia Language by Age

Clay County, Georgia Language

97.59% of Clay County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 2.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.09% of the population.

Clay County, Georgia Poverty

Clay County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,9281,09056.54%
White87514016.00%

41.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.68%

Male Poverty Rate

51.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Georgia is Black, with 56.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Georgia is White, with 16.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.26%.

Clay County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School54.14%
High School44.48%
Some College18.84%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Clay County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed58.70%
Female Unemployed34.94%
Female Employed23.69%
Male Employed8.33%

Clay County, Georgia Income

Clay County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$23,315$35,941
Families$35,214$45,051
Married Families$50,811$
Non Families$17,826$21,399

Clay County, Georgia Marital Status

Clay County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Clay 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.

Clay County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Clay County, Georgia Veterans

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by War

195

Number of Veterans

195

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam110
Korea46
First Gulf War41
Second Gulf War9
World War II

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+59
65 to 7450
55 to 6450
35 to 5433
18 to 343

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White11914.34%
Black765.47%

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Georgia Employment Status

Clay County, Georgia Employment by Age

45.6%

Labor Force Participation

36.3%

Employment Rate

20.3%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Georgia Employment by Race

Clay County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clay County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Gaines11121046-66-5.94%
Bluffton10399-4-3.88%
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