Jackson County, Georgia Population 2018

Jackson County, Georgia's estimated population is 67,519 with a growth rate of 8.67% 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
201767,5195,3888.67%
201662,131-2,847-4.38%
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
White54,589
Black or African American4,335
Asian1,121
Two or More Races980
Some Other Race950
American Indian and Alaska Native135
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander21

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

Jackson 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

Jackson County, Georgia Median Age

38.5


Total

37.9


Male

39


Female

Jackson County, Georgia Adults

There are 46,163 adults, (8,326 of which are seniors) in Jackson County, Georgia.

Jackson County, Georgia Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

31,493

50.69%

Male

30,638

49.31%

Jackson County, Georgia Households and Families

Jackson County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jackson County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All75.8%24.2%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Male57.6%42.4%
Female55.5%44.5%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,1152.9175.8
Married12,5303.3784.6
Non Family5,1071.2667.8
Female2,4943.6955.5
Male9843.6557.6

3.36

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade2,6586.43%
9th to 12th Grade4,89311.84%
High School Graduate13,75533.30%
Some College8,84521.41%
Associates Degree3,2827.94%
Bachelors Degree5,27012.76%
Graduate Degree2,6076.31%

Jackson County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,19029,6256,928
Black2,8222,109395
Hispanic2,2661,169265
Asian658528249
Other Race51427426
Multiple Races33730953
Native American10329
Islander66

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 37.84%.

Jackson County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,868$41,594$29,624
Less Than High School$22,156$25,581$14,641
High School Grad$29,782$35,593$22,642
Some College$37,185$46,921$30,892
Bachelors Degree$47,179$57,798$41,120
Graduate Degree$53,440$55,857$52,403

$35,868

Average Earnings

$41,594

Average Male

$29,624

Average Female

Jackson County, Georgia Language

Jackson County, Georgia Language by Age

Jackson County, Georgia Language

91.31% of Jackson County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.03% of the population.

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50,9725,73711.26%
Black4,1601,28330.84%
Hispanic4,3131,07724.97%
Multiple97414014.37%
Other95013113.79%
Asian1,121736.51%
Native1351813.33%

13.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.32%

Male Poverty Rate

14.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Georgia is Black, with 30.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Georgia is Asian, with 6.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.45%.

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.11%
High School14.89%
Some College8.12%
Bachelors or Greater2.68%

Jackson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.73%
Female Unemployed25.72%
Female Employed6.76%
Male Employed5.04%

Jackson County, Georgia Income

Jackson County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,246$68,159
Families$62,977$76,821
Married Families$71,030$
Non Families$25,542$38,253

Jackson County, Georgia Marital Status

Jackson County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

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 45To54.

Jackson County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by War

4,233

Number of Veterans

3,710

Male Veterans

523

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,517
First Gulf War835
Second Gulf War773
Korea321
World War II78

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,290
65 to 741,143
75+691
55 to 64625
18 to 34484

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9069.53%
Black2417.44%
Hispanic1595.93%
2 or More4211.32%
Asian324.38%
Hawaiian628.57%
Indian64.44%

Jackson County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Georgia Employment Status

Jackson County, Georgia Employment by Age

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

6.8%

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