Heard County, Georgia Population 2018

Heard County, Georgia's estimated population is 11,730 with a growth rate of 1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Heard County, Georgia is the 118th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,7301591.37%
201611,571-3-0.03%
201611,574220.19%
201511,552-68-0.59%
201411,620590.51%
201311,561-88-0.76%
201211,649-76-0.65%
201111,725-112-0.95%
201011,8373,20937.19%
19908,6282,10832.33%
19806,5201,16621.78%
19705,354210.39%
19605,333-1,642-23.54%
19506,975-1,635-18.99%
19408,610-492-5.41%
19309,102-2,024-18.19%
192011,126-63-0.56%
191011,189120.11%
190011,1771,62016.95%
18909,5577888.99%
18808,76990311.48%
18707,866610.78%
18607,80588212.74%
18506,9231,59429.91%
18405,3290.00%

Heard County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,899
Black or African American1,215
Two or More Races398
Asian53
American Indian and Alaska Native5
Some Other Race1

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

Heard 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

Heard County, Georgia Median Age

41.5


Total

41


Male

42.2


Female

Heard County, Georgia Adults

There are 8,840 adults, (1,770 of which are seniors) in Heard County, Georgia.

Heard County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Heard County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

5,832

50.40%

Male

5,739

49.60%

Heard County, Georgia Households and Families

Heard County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Heard County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
Male79%21%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family61.9%38.1%
Female43%57%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Heard County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3642.6270.9
Married2,2443.1782.6
Non Family1,3471.2361.9
Female5683.5743
Male2053.1279

3.18

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Heard County, Georgia Households

Heard County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5627.16%
9th to 12th Grade1,09613.97%
High School Graduate3,41743.55%
Some College1,48918.98%
Associates Degree4585.84%
Bachelors Degree4525.76%
Graduate Degree3724.74%

Heard County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,7625,391733
Black92764341
Multiple Races817911
Asian515036
Hispanic23232
Native American551
Other Race11

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 70.59%.

Heard County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,406$37,542$24,865
Less Than High School$18,750$37,321$13,162
High School Grad$30,647$33,622$25,467
Some College$32,158$44,667$25,531
Bachelors Degree$33,804$34,022$31,500
Graduate Degree$51,858$68,250$48,971

$31,406

Average Earnings

$37,542

Average Male

$24,865

Average Female

Heard County, Georgia Language

Heard County, Georgia Language by Age

Heard County, Georgia Language

99.17% of Heard County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 0.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.

Heard County, Georgia Poverty

Heard County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7131,58416.31%
Black1,15323820.64%
Multiple34210129.53%
Native5480.00%
Hispanic7134.23%
Asian5335.66%

17.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.85%

Male Poverty Rate

19.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Heard County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Heard County, Georgia is Native, with 80.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Heard County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 4.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.82%.

Heard County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.08%
Some College13.80%
High School13.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.44%

Heard County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed56.41%
Female Unemployed28.16%
Female Employed9.61%
Male Employed5.06%

Heard County, Georgia Income

Heard County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,185$52,984
Families$54,819$63,259
Married Families$62,830$
Non Families$22,488$28,521

Heard County, Georgia Marital Status

Heard County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Heard County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Heard 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.

Heard County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Heard County, Georgia Veterans

Heard County, Georgia Veterans by War

886

Number of Veterans

811

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam363
First Gulf War154
Second Gulf War124
Korea63
World War II27

Heard County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74245
55 to 64204
35 to 54204
75+126
18 to 34107

Heard County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White80810.56%
Black575.60%
2 or More2017.54%
Hispanic710.94%
Indian120.00%

Heard County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Heard County, Georgia Employment Status

Heard County, Georgia Employment by Age

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Heard County, Georgia Employment by Race

Heard County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Heard County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Franklin992964-28-2.82%
Ephesus427419-8-1.87%
Centralhatchee410389-21-5.12%
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