Jeff Davis County, Georgia Population 2018

Jeff Davis County, Georgia's estimated population is 15,025 with a growth rate of 0.48% 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
201715,025720.48%
201614,953-17-0.11%
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
White11,663
Black or African American2,463
Some Other Race650
Two or More Races167
American Indian and Alaska Native10

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

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Median Age

35.8


Total

36.3


Male

35.4


Female

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Adults

There are 10,841 adults, (2,078 of which are seniors) in Jeff Davis County, Georgia.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

7,761

51.90%

Male

7,192

48.10%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Households and Families

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

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family72.7%27.3%
Male64.1%35.9%
Female45.4%54.6%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2162.8473.8
Married2,8133.2683.7
Non Family1,3021.2372.7
Female8453.8545.4
Male2563.1564.1

3.29

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

6.9%

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 Grade5365.63%
9th to 12th Grade1,52416.00%
High School Graduate3,67238.54%
Some College2,08321.86%
Associates Degree6887.22%
Bachelors Degree5285.54%
Graduate Degree4965.21%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,3456,0591,002
Black1,4591,17722
Hispanic714222
Other Race28473
Multiple Races4343
Native American10

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 13.64%.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,607$31,954$25,951
Less Than High School$20,278$20,799$16,875
High School Grad$29,828$31,859$20,650
Some College$31,886$41,303$26,268
Bachelors Degree$39,083$46,181$33,899
Graduate Degree$53,073$41,250$61,042

$30,607

Average Earnings

$31,954

Average Male

$25,951

Average Female

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Language

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Language by Age

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Language

90.00% of Jeff Davis County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 10.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.78% of the population.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Poverty

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,6792,10719.73%
Hispanic1,69967139.49%
Other65043466.77%
Black2,41832913.61%
Multiple1674124.55%

20.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.54%

Male Poverty Rate

25.56%

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 66.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jeff Davis County, Georgia is Black, with 13.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.84%.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.59%
High School19.53%
Bachelors or Greater10.55%
Some College7.00%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed76.25%
Female Employed8.22%
Male Employed7.27%
Male Unemployed4.79%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Income

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,566$49,160
Families$41,537$53,719
Married Families$56,315$
Non Families$19,453$29,902

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Marital Status

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

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 55To64.

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by War

633

Number of Veterans

546

Male Veterans

87

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam218
Second Gulf War164
First Gulf War127
Korea46
World War II26

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54209
65 to 74188
75+118
55 to 6463
18 to 3455

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4905.66%
Black1438.18%

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Veterans by Education

6.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Employment Status

Jeff Davis County, Georgia Employment by Age

52.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

5.3%

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