Clay County, Georgia Population 2018

Clay County, Georgia's estimated population is 2,962 with a growth rate of -3.46% 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
20172,962-106-3.46%
20163,068622.06%
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 American1,912
White900
Two or More Races244
Some Other Race12

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

Clay County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Clay County, Georgia Median Age

44.1


Total

42.1


Male

46.3


Female

Clay County, Georgia Adults

There are 2,313 adults, (733 of which are seniors) in Clay County, Georgia.

Clay County, Georgia Age Dependency

94.2

Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

1,597

52.05%

Male

1,471

47.95%

Clay County, Georgia Households and Families

Clay County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clay County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
All64.1%35.9%
Male56.1%43.9%
Female51.3%48.7%
Non Family49.1%50.9%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1602.664.1
Non Family4771.1149.1
Married3923.2991.1
Female2344.3751.3
Male572.9556.1

3.55

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

7.2%

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 Grade1185.66%
9th to 12th Grade25012.00%
High School Graduate95845.97%
Some College45421.79%
Associates Degree1497.15%
Bachelors Degree351.68%
Graduate Degree1205.76%

Clay County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,14385539
White831751116
Multiple Races9797
Hispanic3535
Other Race77

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 13.96%.

Clay County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,472$21,612$18,469
Less Than High School$18,603$19,485$2,500
High School Grad$20,423$21,078$16,625
Some College$19,318$22,917$17,969
Bachelors Degree$41,667$65,357$40,833
Graduate Degree$40,000$$

$20,472

Average Earnings

$21,612

Average Male

$18,469

Average Female

Clay County, Georgia Language

Clay County, Georgia Language by Age

Clay County, Georgia Language

94.28% of Clay County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.33% of the population.

Clay County, Georgia Poverty

Clay County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,8951,08257.10%
White85511713.68%

39.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.31%

Male Poverty Rate

45.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Georgia is Black, with 57.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Georgia is White, with 13.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.91%.

Clay County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.85%
High School41.61%
Some College18.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Clay County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed57.55%
Female Unemployed26.44%
Female Employed18.47%
Male Employed12.66%

Clay County, Georgia Income

Clay County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$22,120$33,174
Families$35,430$41,018
Married Families$44,750$
Non Families$17,725$21,510

Clay County, Georgia Marital Status

Clay County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

35.8%

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

Clay County, Georgia Veterans

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by War

215

Number of Veterans

215

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam129
First Gulf War52
Korea46
Second Gulf War9
World War II

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+63
65 to 7461
55 to 6444
35 to 5444
18 to 343

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White13115.54%
Black846.38%

Clay County, Georgia Veterans by Education

11.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Georgia Employment Status

Clay County, Georgia Employment by Age

42.3%

Labor Force Participation

34.3%

Employment Rate

18.9%

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