Dougherty County, Georgia Population 2018

Dougherty County, Georgia's estimated population is 89,502 with a growth rate of -0.99% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dougherty County, Georgia is the 29th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201791,5222,0202.26%
201789,502-893-0.99%
201690,395-1,174-1.28%
201591,569-1,185-1.28%
201492,754-634-0.68%
201393,388-1,302-1.38%
201294,690-372-0.39%
201195,0625450.58%
201094,517-1,794-1.86%
199096,311-4,407-4.38%
1980100,71811,07912.36%
197089,63913,95918.44%
196075,68032,06373.51%
195043,61715,05252.69%
194028,5656,25928.06%
193022,3062,24311.18%
192020,0634,02825.12%
191016,0352,35617.22%
190013,6791,47312.07%
189012,206-416-3.30%
188012,6221,1059.59%
187011,5173,22238.84%
18608,2950.00%

Dougherty County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American62,752
White25,240
Two or More Races1,635
Some Other Race940
Asian784
American Indian and Alaska Native145
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander26

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

Dougherty County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dougherty County, Georgia Median Age

35


Total

33.3


Male

36.8


Female

Dougherty County, Georgia Adults

There are 68,923 adults, (12,970 of whom are seniors) in Dougherty County, Georgia.

Dougherty County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dougherty County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

49,145

53.70%

Male

42,377

46.30%

Dougherty County, Georgia Households and Families

Dougherty County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dougherty County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.5%28.5%
All45.1%54.9%
Male42.3%57.7%
Non Family36.7%63.3%
Female26.3%73.7%

45.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dougherty County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,8422.5145.1
Non Family13,3391.2236.7
Married10,8103.1671.5
Female8,8513.426.3
Male1,8423.6342.3

3.2

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dougherty County, Georgia Households

Dougherty County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,3965.84%
9th to 12th Grade6,69311.51%
High School Graduate16,88429.03%
Some College14,75025.36%
Associates Degree4,3887.54%
Bachelors Degree6,84811.77%
Graduate Degree5,2078.95%

Dougherty County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black37,27230,1816,152
White18,40916,0265,164
Hispanic1,199711242
Multiple Races691598189
Asian531474262
Other Race499286136
Native American14514543

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 49.34%.

Dougherty County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,296$32,510$24,691
Less Than High School$15,190$18,703$11,858
High School Grad$25,550$31,224$20,468
Some College$25,787$32,589$23,254
Bachelors Degree$41,532$47,382$37,406
Graduate Degree$51,850$62,480$47,484

$28,296

Average Earnings

$32,510

Average Male

$24,691

Average Female

Dougherty County, Georgia Language

Dougherty County, Georgia Language by Age

Dougherty County, Georgia Language

96.39% of Dougherty County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black59,81921,37535.73%
White23,1863,91716.89%
Hispanic2,30894941.12%
Other89052558.99%
Multiple1,61041425.71%
Asian78214618.67%
Islander2626100.00%
Native145117.59%

30.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.91%

Male Poverty Rate

32.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dougherty County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dougherty County, Georgia is Native, with 7.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.93%.

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.67%
High School24.09%
Some College21.49%
Bachelors or Greater6.19%

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.97%
Male Unemployed50.73%
Female Employed17.99%
Male Employed7.72%

Dougherty County, Georgia Income

Dougherty County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,541$50,815
Families$41,278$58,651
Married Families$64,351$
Non Families$24,568$36,418

Dougherty County, Georgia Marital Status

Dougherty County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

30.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Dougherty County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Dougherty 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 45To54.

Dougherty County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by War

6,042

Number of Veterans

5,459

Male Veterans

583

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,223
First Gulf War1,556
Second Gulf War1,071
Korea575
World War II160

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,684
55 to 641,376
65 to 741,323
75+1,102
18 to 34557

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black3,5687.85%
White2,39111.37%
Hispanic664.44%
2 or More516.20%
Indian2315.86%
Other91.66%

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dougherty County, Georgia Employment Status

Dougherty County, Georgia Employment by Age

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.3%

Employment Rate

15.8%

Unemployment Rate

Dougherty County, Georgia Employment by Race

Dougherty County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dougherty County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Albany7743473801-3633-4.69%
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