Dougherty County, Georgia Population 2018

Dougherty County, Georgia's estimated population is 89,502 with a growth rate of -3.06% 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
201789,502-2,824-3.06%
201692,3261,9312.14%
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 American63,267
White25,715
Two or More Races1,514
Some Other Race898
Asian777
American Indian and Alaska Native134
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander21

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

Dougherty County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Dougherty County, Georgia Median Age

34.6


Total

33.4


Male

36.1


Female

Dougherty County, Georgia Adults

There are 69,245 adults, (12,464 of which are seniors) in Dougherty County, Georgia.

Dougherty County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dougherty County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

49,541

53.66%

Male

42,785

46.34%

Dougherty County, Georgia Households and Families

Dougherty County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dougherty County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.8%29.2%
All45.8%54.2%
Male41.3%58.7%
Non Family36.9%63.1%
Female27%73%

45.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dougherty County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,1562.545.8
Non Family13,2191.2236.9
Married11,4443.0970.8
Female8,5373.4727
Male1,9563.5241.3

3.19

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade3,3895.83%
9th to 12th Grade6,98612.01%
High School Graduate16,48828.35%
Some College15,44426.56%
Associates Degree4,3547.49%
Bachelors Degree6,89811.86%
Graduate Degree4,5977.90%

Dougherty County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black36,87429,2685,512
White18,76516,5325,301
Hispanic1,203846215
Multiple Races662592157
Asian578508255
Other Race44321454
Native American13413440

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 44.12%.

Dougherty County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,497$32,075$24,264
Less Than High School$14,465$16,668$11,485
High School Grad$25,275$30,218$20,422
Some College$26,290$35,036$23,009
Bachelors Degree$39,440$45,114$36,856
Graduate Degree$51,894$61,449$44,609

$27,497

Average Earnings

$32,075

Average Male

$24,264

Average Female

Dougherty County, Georgia Language

Dougherty County, Georgia Language by Age

Dougherty County, Georgia Language

96.57% of Dougherty County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.88% of the population.

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black60,28722,26536.93%
White23,7133,53614.91%
Hispanic2,23384137.66%
Multiple1,49132421.73%
Other84629234.52%
Asian77717422.39%
Islander2121100.00%

30.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.91%

Male Poverty Rate

32.73%

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 White, with 14.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.13%.

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.63%
High School23.30%
Some College20.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.67%

Dougherty County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.19%
Male Unemployed46.41%
Female Employed17.41%
Male Employed9.24%

Dougherty County, Georgia Income

Dougherty County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,605$51,255
Families$39,894$58,274
Married Families$62,701$80,482
Non Families$23,750$37,999

Dougherty County, Georgia Marital Status

Dougherty County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.5%

Male Marriage Rate

30.7%

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 55To64.

Dougherty County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by War

6,300

Number of Veterans

5,706

Male Veterans

594

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,423
First Gulf War1,573
Second Gulf War965
Korea628
World War II163

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,899
55 to 641,511
65 to 741,286
75+1,101
18 to 34503

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black3,5817.89%
White2,60912.15%
Hispanic15910.94%
2 or More597.75%
Indian2619.40%
Asian162.53%
Other91.64%

Dougherty County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dougherty County, Georgia Employment Status

Dougherty County, Georgia Employment by Age

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

17%

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