Hancock County, Georgia Population 2019

Hancock County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,561 with a growth rate of -1.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hancock County, Georgia is the 135th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,561-96-1.11%
20168,657700.82%
20158,587120.14%
20148,575-382-4.26%
20138,957-124-1.37%
20129,081-315-3.35%
20119,396-38-0.40%
20109,4345265.90%
19908,908-558-5.89%
19809,4664474.96%
19709,019-960-9.62%
19609,979-1,073-9.71%
195011,052-1,712-13.41%
194012,764-306-2.34%
193013,070-5,287-28.80%
192018,357-832-4.34%
191019,1899124.99%
190018,2771,1286.58%
189017,1491600.94%
188016,9895,67250.12%
187011,317-727-6.04%
186012,0444664.02%
185011,5781,91919.87%
18409,659-2,161-18.28%
183011,820-914-7.18%
182012,734-596-4.47%
181013,330-1,126-7.79%
180014,4560.00%

Hancock County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American6,328
White2,121
Some Other Race113
Asian47
Two or More Races45
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Hancock County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

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

Hancock County, Georgia Median Age

44.3


Total

35.2


Male

53.6


Female

Hancock County, Georgia Adults

There are 7,422 adults, (1,782 of whom are seniors) in Hancock County, Georgia.

Hancock County, Georgia Age Dependency

53.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

3,409

39.33%

Male

5,258

60.67%

Hancock County, Georgia Households and Families

Hancock County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Hancock County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.1%5.9%
All78.5%21.5%
Male77.8%22.2%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Female65.2%34.8%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hancock County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9702.0378.5
Non Family1,1311.1172.2
Married1,0582.7594.1
Female7092.3965.2
Male722.2177.8

2.58

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hancock County, Georgia Households

Hancock County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5728.53%
9th to 12th Grade1,45421.67%
High School Graduate2,80641.82%
Some College1,06715.90%
Associates Degree2263.37%
Bachelors Degree3304.92%
Graduate Degree2543.79%

Hancock County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black4,6422,849327
White1,9131,755253
Hispanic129704
Other Race9442
Islander13
Multiple Races96
Asian99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 13.23%.

Hancock County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,543$34,531$19,127
Less Than High School$11,512$20,804$11,309
High School Grad$20,577$25,833$18,882
Some College$26,027$36,250$20,272
Bachelors Degree$$83,500$29,205
Graduate Degree$60,714$$46,250

$22,543

Average Earnings

$34,531

Average Male

$19,127

Average Female

Hancock County, Georgia Language

Hancock County, Georgia Language by Age

Hancock County, Georgia Language

97.04% of Hancock County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 2.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.

Hancock County, Georgia Poverty

Hancock County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,3391,63637.70%
White1,62816710.26%
Hispanic6233.33%
Other11100.00%

29.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.76%

Male Poverty Rate

33.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Georgia is White, with 10.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.92%.

Hancock County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.52%
High School23.43%
Some College16.00%
Bachelors or Greater10.46%

Hancock County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.94%
Male Employed11.29%
Female Employed8.63%
Male Unemployed5.88%

Hancock County, Georgia Income

Hancock County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,268$44,132
Families$33,140$54,850
Married Families$49,375$
Non Families$19,417$26,413

Hancock County, Georgia Marital Status

Hancock County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Hancock County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Hancock 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.

Hancock County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Hancock County, Georgia Veterans

Hancock County, Georgia Veterans by War

436

Number of Veterans

416

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam177
First Gulf War73
Korea29
World War II23
Second Gulf War16

Hancock County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+142
65 to 74122
55 to 6488
35 to 5479
18 to 345

Hancock County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White29213.93%
Black1442.80%

Hancock County, Georgia Veterans by Education

2.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock County, Georgia Employment Status

Hancock County, Georgia Employment by Age

29.6%

Labor Force Participation

28.4%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Hancock County, Georgia Employment by Race

Hancock County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hancock County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sparta14011281-120-8.57%
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