Echols County, Georgia Population 2018

Echols County, Georgia's estimated population is 3,936 with a growth rate of -2.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Echols County, Georgia is the 153rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,936-89-2.21%
20164,025441.11%
20163,981-78-1.92%
20154,059-1-0.02%
20144,060411.02%
20134,019280.70%
20123,991-96-2.35%
20114,087621.54%
20104,0251,69172.45%
19902,334371.61%
19802,29737319.39%
19701,924482.56%
19601,876-618-24.78%
19502,494-470-15.86%
19402,9642208.02%
19302,744-569-17.17%
19203,31340.12%
19103,3091003.12%
19003,2091304.22%
18903,07952620.60%
18802,55357529.07%
18701,97848732.66%
18601,4910.00%

Echols County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,119
Some Other Race636
Two or More Races133
Black or African American82
American Indian and Alaska Native55

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

Echols County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Echols County, Georgia Median Age

37.1


Total

37.8


Male

34.1


Female

Echols County, Georgia Adults

There are 2,910 adults, (447 of which are seniors) in Echols County, Georgia.

Echols County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Echols County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

2,114

52.52%

Male

1,911

47.48%

Echols County, Georgia Households and Families

Echols County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Echols County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All60.7%39.3%
Non Family46.3%53.7%
Female40.1%59.9%
Male32%68%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Echols County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4232.8360.7
Married6993.1979.7
Non Family4041.2446.3
Female2174.4540.1
Male1033.1932

3.39

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Echols County, Georgia Households

Echols County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41016.05%
9th to 12th Grade43416.99%
High School Graduate90235.30%
Some College45217.69%
Associates Degree1566.11%
Bachelors Degree1415.52%
Graduate Degree602.35%

Echols County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7981,421177
Hispanic61720015
Other Race317114
Black82509
Native American3624
Multiple Races137

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 79.03%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.98%.

Echols County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,563$30,523$21,917
Less Than High School$16,982$19,734$9,815
High School Grad$28,587$31,548$24,375
Some College$31,146$35,994$28,333
Bachelors Degree$40,400$38,125$41,750
Graduate Degree$39,000$$36,667

$26,563

Average Earnings

$30,523

Average Male

$21,917

Average Female

Echols County, Georgia Language

Echols County, Georgia Language by Age

Echols County, Georgia Language

72.66% of Echols County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 27.34% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.37% of the population.

Echols County, Georgia Poverty

Echols County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,19666355.43%
White2,54951220.09%
Other63625339.78%
Black822935.37%
Multiple1331612.03%

30.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.97%

Male Poverty Rate

36.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Echols County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Echols County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 55.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Echols County, Georgia is Multiple, with 12.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.25%.

Echols County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.22%
Some College21.38%
Bachelors or Greater18.91%
High School11.42%

Echols County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed81.58%
Male Unemployed43.64%
Female Employed15.76%
Male Employed11.02%

Echols County, Georgia Income

Echols County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,354$47,600
Families$50,859$57,585
Married Families$56,295$
Non Families$17,679$21,161

Echols County, Georgia Marital Status

Echols County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Echols County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Echols County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Echols County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Echols County, Georgia Veterans

Echols County, Georgia Veterans by War

173

Number of Veterans

173

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam56
Korea27
First Gulf War20
Second Gulf War5
World War II

Echols County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5474
75+39
55 to 6432
65 to 7428
18 to 34

Echols County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1546.52%
Indian719.44%
Black78.54%
2 or More529.41%

Echols County, Georgia Veterans by Education

17.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Echols County, Georgia Employment Status

Echols County, Georgia Employment by Age

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Echols County, Georgia Employment by Race

Echols County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Echols County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Echols County consolidated government40343962-72-1.78%
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