Effingham County, Georgia Population 2018

Effingham County, Georgia's estimated population is 59,982 with a growth rate of 7.39% 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
201759,9824,1307.39%
201655,852-2,701-4.61%
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
White46,166
Black or African American7,316
Two or More Races1,256
Asian510
Some Other Race489
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander71
American Indian and Alaska Native44

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

Effingham 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

Effingham County, Georgia Median Age

36.1


Total

35


Male

37.2


Female

Effingham County, Georgia Adults

There are 40,716 adults, (5,920 of which are seniors) in Effingham County, Georgia.

Effingham County, Georgia Age Dependency

60.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Effingham County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

28,097

50.31%

Male

27,755

49.69%

Effingham County, Georgia Households and Families

Effingham County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Effingham County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All77%23%
Male71.7%28.3%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
Female53.4%46.6%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Effingham County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,6952.9777
Married11,1303.4287.4
Non Family4,4491.3763.3
Female2,0513.4953.4
Male1,0654.0371.7

3.39

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

5.7%

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 Grade1,2353.44%
9th to 12th Grade3,71910.36%
High School Graduate13,24936.90%
Some College8,35623.27%
Associates Degree2,7827.75%
Bachelors Degree4,42212.32%
Graduate Degree2,1415.96%

Effingham County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,52725,6365,087
Black4,4103,661852
Hispanic1,048835211
Multiple Races445434158
Asian342286185
Other Race29018745
Islander717142
Native American443119

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 59.15%.

Effingham County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,878$48,051$31,410
Less Than High School$28,367$29,167$26,725
High School Grad$34,027$41,550$25,610
Some College$42,192$51,446$31,952
Bachelors Degree$51,106$69,821$39,792
Graduate Degree$60,121$81,250$52,117

$37,878

Average Earnings

$48,051

Average Male

$31,410

Average Female

Effingham County, Georgia Language

Effingham County, Georgia Language by Age

Effingham County, Georgia Language

95.51% of Effingham County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.86% of the population.

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,1254,1509.41%
Black7,1741,38119.25%
Multiple1,22823619.22%
Hispanic2,0542059.98%
Islander714259.15%
Native441329.55%
Asian51081.57%

10.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.73%

Male Poverty Rate

12.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Effingham County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Effingham County, Georgia is Islander, with 59.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Effingham County, Georgia is Asian, with 1.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.10%.

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.32%
High School9.26%
Some College5.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.63%

Effingham County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.06%
Female Unemployed21.15%
Female Employed6.21%
Male Employed3.76%

Effingham County, Georgia Income

Effingham County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,820$73,369
Families$70,705$79,602
Married Families$79,578$
Non Families$39,491$49,268

Effingham County, Georgia Marital Status

Effingham County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Effingham County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by War

4,918

Number of Veterans

4,508

Male Veterans

410

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War1,773
Vietnam1,456
Second Gulf War1,361
Korea239
World War II18

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,645
65 to 741,066
18 to 341,021
55 to 64760
75+426

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,15512.30%
Black59811.31%
Hispanic14311.74%
2 or More13828.51%
Asian163.99%
Other82.53%
Indian36.82%

Effingham County, Georgia Veterans by Education

3.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Effingham County, Georgia Employment Status

Effingham County, Georgia Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

6%

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