Jackson County, Georgia Population 2018

Jackson County, Georgia's estimated population is 67,519 with a growth rate of 3.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Georgia is the 35th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201763,851-3,668-5.43%
201767,5192,5413.91%
201664,9781,6032.53%
201563,3751,2772.06%
201462,0988131.33%
201361,2854280.70%
201260,857-119-0.20%
201160,9762770.46%
201060,69930,694102.30%
199030,0054,66218.40%
198025,3434,25020.15%
197021,0932,59414.02%
196018,499-498-2.62%
195018,997-1,092-5.44%
194020,089-1,520-7.03%
193021,609-3,045-12.35%
192024,654-5,515-18.28%
191030,1696,13025.50%
190024,0394,86325.36%
189019,1762,87917.67%
188016,2975,11645.76%
187011,1815765.43%
186010,6058378.57%
18509,7681,24614.62%
18408,522-482-5.35%
18309,0046497.77%
18208,355-2,214-20.95%
181010,5692,83336.62%
18007,7360.00%

Jackson County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White55,968
Black or African American4,433
Two or More Races1,293
Asian1,102
Some Other Race983
American Indian and Alaska Native55
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

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

Jackson County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Jackson County, Georgia Median Age

38.7


Total

38.1


Male

39.4


Female

Jackson County, Georgia Adults

There are 47,573 adults, (9,117 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Georgia.

Jackson County, Georgia Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

32,312

50.61%

Male

31,539

49.39%

Jackson County, Georgia Households and Families

Jackson County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jackson County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All77%23%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
Male62.5%37.5%
Female58%42%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,7852.977
Married12,8263.485.6
Non Family5,3261.2468.7
Female2,7403.5858
Male8933.5362.5

3.35

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Georgia Households

Jackson County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5175.86%
9th to 12th Grade4,87911.35%
High School Graduate14,17432.99%
Some College8,93920.80%
Associates Degree3,9979.30%
Bachelors Degree5,50612.81%
Graduate Degree2,9566.88%

Jackson County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,29630,9907,527
Black3,0452,254392
Hispanic2,5491,438237
Asian707585247
Other Race54932422
Multiple Races38233578
Native American4627
Islander55

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 34.94%.

Jackson County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,894$43,244$29,789
Less Than High School$24,425$26,736$14,615
High School Grad$31,077$36,457$23,878
Some College$38,064$50,013$30,345
Bachelors Degree$47,475$60,566$42,025
Graduate Degree$54,378$62,069$52,310

$36,894

Average Earnings

$43,244

Average Male

$29,789

Average Female

Jackson County, Georgia Language

Jackson County, Georgia Language by Age

Jackson County, Georgia Language

91.20% of Jackson County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.94% of the population.

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White52,1735,52210.58%
Black4,2841,34131.30%
Hispanic4,51284518.73%
Multiple1,28520115.64%
Other98311912.11%
Asian1,097464.19%
Native55916.36%

12.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.48%

Male Poverty Rate

13.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Georgia is Black, with 31.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Georgia is Asian, with 4.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.52%.

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.65%
High School13.15%
Some College7.86%
Bachelors or Greater2.44%

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.36%
Female Unemployed33.78%
Female Employed5.73%
Male Employed4.29%

Jackson County, Georgia Income

Jackson County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,999$72,151
Families$67,251$81,492
Married Families$75,749$
Non Families$26,226$39,676

Jackson County, Georgia Marital Status

Jackson County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Jackson 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 35To44.

Jackson County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by War

4,187

Number of Veterans

3,581

Male Veterans

606

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,535
First Gulf War908
Second Gulf War796
Korea325
World War II64

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,209
35 to 541,102
75+772
55 to 64579
18 to 34525

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9469.35%
Hispanic2127.52%
Black1644.85%
2 or More5112.35%
Asian141.78%
Indian712.73%
Hawaiian529.41%

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by Education

6.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Georgia Employment Status

Jackson County, Georgia Employment by Age

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Georgia Employment by Race

Jackson County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jefferson947410486101210.68%
Braselton 753010234270435.91%
Commerce654567882433.71%
Maysville 18151889744.08%
Arcade17851808231.29%
Nicholson17081724160.94%
Hoschton137714951188.57%
Pendergrass428463358.18%
Talmo179192137.26%
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