Jeff Davis County, Georgia Population 2018

Jeff Davis County, Georgia's estimated population is 15,025 with a growth rate of 0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jeff Davis County, Georgia is the 108th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,999-26-0.17%
201715,025550.37%
201614,970-45-0.30%
201515,015780.52%
201414,937-113-0.75%
201315,050-148-0.97%
201215,198400.26%
201115,158510.34%
201015,1073,07525.56%
199012,0325594.87%
198011,4732,04821.73%
19709,4255115.73%
19608,914-385-4.14%
19509,2994585.18%
19408,8417238.91%
19308,11879610.87%
19207,3221,27221.02%
19106,0500.00%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,511
Black or African American2,514
Some Other Race801
Two or More Races173

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

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Median Age

36.3


Total

35.8


Male

36.8


Female

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Adults

There are 10,942 adults, (2,245 of whom are seniors) in Jeff Davis County, Georgia.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

7,596

50.64%

Male

7,403

49.36%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Households and Families

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All73.3%26.7%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Male53.6%46.4%
Female39.9%60.1%

73.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2102.8573.3
Married2,8903.2786.3
Non Family1,2911.2167.9
Female7403.9239.9
Male2893.353.6

3.32

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Households

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Education

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6386.57%
9th to 12th Grade1,59416.41%
High School Graduate3,54236.46%
Some College2,17422.38%
Associates Degree7677.89%
Bachelors Degree5795.96%
Graduate Degree4224.34%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4236,033904
Black1,5691,18784
Hispanic72426413
Other Race308102
Multiple Races4545

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 12.18%.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,811$33,858$29,266
Less Than High School$21,951$21,997$
High School Grad$30,403$31,988$25,529
Some College$35,900$54,519$28,021
Bachelors Degree$39,306$48,750$32,917
Graduate Degree$58,693$$59,545

$31,811

Average Earnings

$33,858

Average Male

$29,266

Average Female

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Language

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Language by Age

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Language

90.60% of Jeff Davis County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.00% of the population.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Poverty

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,7131,72316.08%
Hispanic1,70680847.36%
Black2,48457523.15%
Other80152265.17%
Multiple1734023.12%

20.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.43%

Male Poverty Rate

23.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jeff Davis County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jeff Davis County, Georgia is Other, with 65.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jeff Davis County, Georgia is White, with 16.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.10%.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.19%
High School16.99%
Bachelors or Greater9.79%
Some College8.68%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.64%
Male Unemployed25.14%
Female Employed8.87%
Male Employed5.21%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Income

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,267$50,886
Families$44,552$56,395
Married Families$63,264$
Non Families$21,701$29,446

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Marital Status

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by War

619

Number of Veterans

551

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War204
Vietnam191
First Gulf War130
Korea38
World War II26

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54224
65 to 74165
75+102
55 to 6467
18 to 3461

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4845.61%
Black1357.56%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by Education

5.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Employment Status

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Employment by Age

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Employment by Race

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jeff Davis County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hazlehurst42264186-40-0.95%
Denton25025110.40%
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