Cook County, Georgia Population 2018

Cook County, Georgia's estimated population is 17,277 with a growth rate of 1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cook County, Georgia is the 101st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,2771741.02%
201617,103-84-0.49%
201617,187900.53%
201517,097-222-1.28%
201417,3192501.46%
201317,0691500.89%
201216,919-126-0.74%
201117,045-144-0.84%
201017,1893,73327.74%
199013,456-34-0.25%
198013,4901,36111.22%
197012,1293072.60%
196011,822-379-3.11%
195012,2012822.37%
194011,9196085.38%
193011,3111311.17%
192011,1800.00%

Cook County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,852
Black or African American4,790
Some Other Race261
Two or More Races101
American Indian and Alaska Native73
Asian26

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

Cook 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

Cook County, Georgia Median Age

36.5


Total

35.4


Male

37.3


Female

Cook County, Georgia Adults

There are 12,536 adults, (2,514 of which are seniors) in Cook County, Georgia.

Cook County, Georgia Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cook County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

8,790

51.39%

Male

8,313

48.61%

Cook County, Georgia Households and Families

Cook County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cook County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All68.8%31.2%
Male64.5%35.5%
Non Family62%38%
Female49.7%50.3%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cook County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9792.8368.8
Married2,9913.2679.7
Non Family1,6541.3362
Female1,0413.8149.7
Male2933.4764.5

3.34

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cook County, Georgia Households

Cook County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7957.15%
9th to 12th Grade1,83016.47%
High School Graduate4,33739.02%
Some College1,84216.57%
Associates Degree7726.95%
Bachelors Degree9598.63%
Graduate Degree5795.21%

Cook County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6686,0701,276
Black2,8122,041191
Hispanic50828834
Other Race1406418
Multiple Races625127
Native American573217
Asian1717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.55%.

Cook County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,819$31,586$22,433
Less Than High School$16,169$25,777$11,424
High School Grad$23,810$30,525$18,933
Some College$27,343$33,571$23,042
Bachelors Degree$35,921$41,437$30,672
Graduate Degree$46,366$51,111$45,107

$26,819

Average Earnings

$31,586

Average Male

$22,433

Average Female

Cook County, Georgia Language

Cook County, Georgia Language by Age

Cook County, Georgia Language

95.51% of Cook County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.02% of the population.

Cook County, Georgia Poverty

Cook County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9692,38121.71%
Black4,7461,66335.04%
Hispanic99728328.39%
Other26112748.66%
Native734156.16%
Multiple1012625.74%
Asian2626100.00%

26.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.80%

Male Poverty Rate

28.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cook County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cook County, Georgia is White, with 21.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.71%.

Cook County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.77%
High School24.39%
Some College16.37%
Bachelors or Greater6.02%

Cook County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.10%
Male Unemployed48.17%
Female Employed11.98%
Male Employed10.85%

Cook County, Georgia Income

Cook County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,199$47,619
Families$39,559$52,829
Married Families$53,379$
Non Families$20,913$31,287

Cook County, Georgia Marital Status

Cook County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Cook County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Cook 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 35To44.

Cook County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Cook County, Georgia Veterans

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,010

Number of Veterans

931

Male Veterans

79

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam374
First Gulf War160
Second Gulf War115
Korea103
World War II9

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74295
55 to 64269
75+211
35 to 54203
18 to 3432

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7678.65%
Black2326.98%
Hispanic254.29%
Indian1115.07%

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cook County, Georgia Employment Status

Cook County, Georgia Employment by Age

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Cook County, Georgia Employment by Race

Cook County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cook County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Adel53325355230.43%
Sparks20522002-50-2.44%
Lenox873851-22-2.52%
Cecil284275-9-3.17%
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