Cook County, Georgia Population 2019

Cook County, Georgia's estimated population is 17,277 with a growth rate of 0.52% 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
201717,277900.52%
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
White11,910
Black or African American4,685
Two or More Races223
Some Other Race223
Asian96
American Indian and Alaska Native53

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

Cook County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

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

Cook County, Georgia Median Age

37


Total

36.2


Male

37.7


Female

Cook County, Georgia Adults

There are 12,711 adults, (2,601 of whom are seniors) in Cook County, Georgia.

Cook County, Georgia Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cook County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

8,915

51.86%

Male

8,275

48.14%

Cook County, Georgia Households and Families

Cook County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Cook County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All69%31%
Male65.8%34.2%
Non Family57.8%42.2%
Female48.8%51.2%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cook County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0652.8169
Married3,0703.2182.1
Non Family1,6651.3257.8
Female1,0203.7648.8
Male3103.6565.8

3.29

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade7116.32%
9th to 12th Grade1,68014.94%
High School Graduate4,19037.25%
Some College1,98117.61%
Associates Degree1,0209.07%
Bachelors Degree1,0489.32%
Graduate Degree6175.49%

Cook County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,7466,2241,351
Black2,8302,198218
Hispanic49227554
Other Race1295921
Multiple Races958513
Asian555531
Native American42329

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 56.36%.

Cook County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,330$32,285$23,644
Less Than High School$22,744$26,486$15,242
High School Grad$24,451$31,875$20,438
Some College$26,798$30,500$23,576
Bachelors Degree$36,016$49,167$27,076
Graduate Degree$45,343$50,536$44,911

$27,330

Average Earnings

$32,285

Average Male

$23,644

Average Female

Cook County, Georgia Language

Cook County, Georgia Language by Age

Cook County, Georgia Language

95.57% of Cook County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.73% of the population.

Cook County, Georgia Poverty

Cook County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9922,04218.58%
Black4,6441,73637.38%
Hispanic99224524.70%
Other2238839.46%
Asian963334.38%
Native532139.62%
Multiple223156.73%

24.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.89%

Male Poverty Rate

27.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cook County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cook County, Georgia is Native, with 39.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cook County, Georgia is Multiple, with 6.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.90%.

Cook County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.98%
High School21.41%
Some College15.30%
Bachelors or Greater7.26%

Cook County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.17%
Male Unemployed44.85%
Male Employed9.66%
Female Employed9.05%

Cook County, Georgia Income

Cook County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,539$46,821
Families$41,823$52,160
Married Families$53,218$
Non Families$19,630$29,785

Cook County, Georgia Marital Status

Cook County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

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


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

Cook County, Georgia Veterans

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by War

994

Number of Veterans

918

Male Veterans

76

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam372
First Gulf War236
Second Gulf War89
Korea75
World War II7

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74271
55 to 64270
35 to 54219
75+202
18 to 3432

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7758.62%
Black1584.69%
2 or More4143.16%
Hispanic233.86%
Indian2037.74%

Cook County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cook County, Georgia Employment Status

Cook County, Georgia Employment by Age

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

5.8%

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