Heard County, Georgia Population 2019

Heard County, Georgia's estimated population is 11,759 with a growth rate of 1.58% 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
201811,8791201.02%
201711,7591831.58%
201611,576240.21%
201511,552-67-0.58%
201411,619580.50%
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
White9,901
Black or African American1,162
Two or More Races465
Asian61
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10
American Indian and Alaska Native5
Some Other Race3

Heard County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Heard County, Georgia Median Age

41.9


Total

40.6


Male

43


Female

Heard County, Georgia Adults

There are 8,913 adults, (1,848 of whom are seniors) in Heard County, Georgia.

Heard County, Georgia Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Heard County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

5,845

50.36%

Male

5,762

49.64%

Heard County, Georgia Households and Families

Heard County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Heard County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
Male75.9%24.1%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female40.4%59.6%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3792.6269.6
Married2,2833.1581.4
Non Family1,3511.2460.6
Female5543.5440.4
Male1913.2975.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Heard County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4735.98%
9th to 12th Grade1,08313.68%
High School Graduate3,55444.91%
Some College1,47518.64%
Associates Degree4786.04%
Bachelors Degree4886.17%
Graduate Degree3634.59%

Heard County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8375,536738
Black88464451
Multiple Races1018817
Asian595742
Hispanic46332
Islander1010
Native American551
Other Race33

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 asian people with a rate of 71.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,030$34,420$25,643
Less Than High School$16,908$26,480$13,629
High School Grad$31,107$32,738$27,409
Some College$31,592$44,375$26,100
Bachelors Degree$33,405$40,313$24,821
Graduate Degree$55,500$70,227$52,500

$31,030

Average Earnings

$34,420

Average Male

$25,643

Average Female

Heard County, Georgia Language

Heard County, Georgia Language by Age

Heard County, Georgia Language

98.76% of Heard County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Heard County, Georgia Poverty

Heard County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7441,55315.94%
Black1,07826824.86%
Multiple39012832.82%
Hispanic784658.97%
Asian6146.56%
Native5480.00%

17.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.59%

Male Poverty Rate

20.22%

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 Asian, with 6.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.53%
High School15.33%
Some College11.66%
Bachelors or Greater2.63%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed60.54%
Female Unemployed42.86%
Female Employed10.05%
Male Employed4.43%

Heard County, Georgia Income

Heard County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,897$53,882
Families$60,000$65,344
Married Families$66,058-
Non Families$19,364$26,606

Heard County, Georgia Marital Status

Heard County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Heard County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Heard County, Georgia Veterans

817

Number of Veterans

788

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam354
First Gulf War136
Korea74
Second Gulf War48
World War II23

Heard County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7079.21%
Black878.54%
2 or More2215.28%
Hispanic510.00%
Indian120.00%

Heard County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Heard County, Georgia Employment Status

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

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%
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