Effingham County, Georgia Population 2019

Effingham County, Georgia's estimated population is 59,982 with a growth rate of 2.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Effingham County, Georgia is the 39th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201759,9821,4292.44%
201658,5531,5062.64%
201557,0471,6332.95%
201455,4149771.79%
201354,4371,0892.04%
201253,3486501.23%
201152,6982330.44%
201052,46526,778104.25%
199025,6877,36040.16%
198018,3274,69534.44%
197013,6323,48834.38%
196010,1441,01111.07%
19509,133-513-5.32%
19409,646-518-5.10%
193010,1641791.79%
19209,985140.14%
19109,9711,63719.64%
19008,3342,73548.85%
18905,599-380-6.36%
18805,9791,76541.88%
18704,214-541-11.38%
18604,75589123.06%
18503,86478925.66%
18403,0751515.16%
18302,924-94-3.11%
18203,01843216.71%
18102,58651424.81%
18002,072-352-14.52%
17902,4240.00%

Effingham County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White47,042
Black or African American7,617
Two or More Races1,206
Asian571
Some Other Race544
American Indian and Alaska Native72
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35

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

Effingham County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Effingham County, Georgia Median Age

36.2


Total

35


Male

37.2


Female

Effingham County, Georgia Adults

There are 41,712 adults, (6,268 of whom are seniors) in Effingham County, Georgia.

Effingham County, Georgia Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

17.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Effingham County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

28,827

50.50%

Male

28,260

49.50%

Effingham County, Georgia Households and Families

Effingham County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Effingham County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All76.7%23.3%
Male71.3%28.7%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female51.2%48.8%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Effingham County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,5842.976.7
Married11,5633.3987.9
Non Family4,8571.3162.8
Female2,2023.3351.2
Male9623.9971.3

3.33

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Effingham County, Georgia Households

Effingham County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3653.71%
9th to 12th Grade3,4129.27%
High School Graduate13,79937.50%
Some College8,26322.45%
Associates Degree2,8837.83%
Bachelors Degree4,80213.05%
Graduate Degree2,2786.19%

Effingham County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,17626,4255,494
Black4,6173,986992
Hispanic1,088797226
Multiple Races436397138
Asian352305191
Other Race23917452
Native American725425
Islander353512

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 54.26%.

Effingham County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,715$51,146$31,025
Less Than High School$28,687$30,394$23,833
High School Grad$36,674$46,635$26,848
Some College$40,923$52,118$30,077
Bachelors Degree$53,479$77,472$41,250
Graduate Degree$60,434$92,841$55,205

$40,715

Average Earnings

$51,146

Average Male

$31,025

Average Female

Effingham County, Georgia Language

Effingham County, Georgia Language by Age

Effingham County, Georgia Language

95.31% of Effingham County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.79% of the population.

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,8973,7158.27%
Black7,4551,20716.19%
Hispanic2,2282149.61%
Multiple1,17717414.78%
Other54413925.55%
Native721926.39%
Asian571111.93%

9.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.25%

Male Poverty Rate

11.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Effingham County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Effingham County, Georgia is Native, with 26.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Effingham County, Georgia is Asian, with 1.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.25%.

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.55%
High School7.63%
Some College6.41%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.96%
Female Unemployed19.27%
Female Employed6.44%
Male Employed3.19%

Effingham County, Georgia Income

Effingham County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,279$75,784
Families$73,641$82,144
Married Families$82,466$90,973
Non Families$37,002$50,403

Effingham County, Georgia Marital Status

Effingham County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Effingham County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Effingham County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Effingham County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by War

4,995

Number of Veterans

4,629

Male Veterans

366

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War1,956
Second Gulf War1,557
Vietnam1,406
Korea184
World War II42

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,818
65 to 741,018
18 to 34918
55 to 64743
75+498

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,22712.20%
Black63911.56%
Hispanic17012.77%
2 or More10222.13%
Asian143.39%
Indian1318.06%

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by Education

3.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Effingham County, Georgia Employment Status

Effingham County, Georgia Employment by Age

66%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Effingham County, Georgia Employment by Race

Effingham County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Effingham County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Rincon89109935102511.50%
Springfield28014027122643.77%
Guyton1686189220612.22%
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