Jenkins County, Georgia Population 2018

Jenkins County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,767 with a growth rate of -3.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jenkins County, Georgia is the 133rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,767-288-3.18%
20169,0552853.25%
20168,770-99-1.12%
20158,869-172-1.90%
20149,041-159-1.73%
20139,200840.92%
20129,11698912.17%
20118,127-196-2.35%
20108,323760.92%
19908,247-594-6.72%
19808,8415096.11%
19708,332-816-8.92%
19609,148-1,116-10.87%
195010,264-1,579-13.33%
194011,843-1,065-8.25%
193012,908-1,420-9.91%
192014,3282,80824.37%
191011,5200.00%

Jenkins County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,653
Black or African American3,109
Two or More Races179
Some Other Race59
American Indian and Alaska Native31
Asian24

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

Jenkins 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

Jenkins County, Georgia Median Age

42.2


Total

38.8


Male

48.3


Female

Jenkins County, Georgia Adults

There are 6,963 adults, (1,603 of which are seniors) in Jenkins County, Georgia.

Jenkins County, Georgia Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Jenkins County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

4,599

50.79%

Male

4,456

49.21%

Jenkins County, Georgia Households and Families

Jenkins County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jenkins County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family57%43%
Female48.6%51.4%
Male36.5%63.5%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jenkins County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5542.5368.3
Married1,4883.1688.3
Non Family1,3911.257
Female6014.0248.6
Male742.7336.5

3.32

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jenkins County, Georgia Households

Jenkins County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4026.53%
9th to 12th Grade96315.64%
High School Graduate2,44739.74%
Some College1,23520.06%
Associates Degree3085.00%
Bachelors Degree4557.39%
Graduate Degree3475.64%

Jenkins County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9403,330657
Black1,9731,277139
Hispanic209135
Other Race59
Native American3131
Asian19196

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 native american people with a rate of 31.58%.

Jenkins County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,364$30,224$21,416
Less Than High School$13,209$16,012$9,671
High School Grad$23,995$30,421$20,497
Some College$23,655$38,000$15,553
Bachelors Degree$56,354$46,111$59,479
Graduate Degree$59,722$71,515$46,662

$26,364

Average Earnings

$30,224

Average Male

$21,416

Average Female

Jenkins County, Georgia Language

Jenkins County, Georgia Language by Age

Jenkins County, Georgia Language

96.21% of Jenkins County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.54% of the population.

Jenkins County, Georgia Poverty

Jenkins County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,0831,36444.24%
White5,30985116.03%
Hispanic35318752.97%
Multiple17910659.22%
Other5959100.00%
Native3131100.00%

28.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.23%

Male Poverty Rate

30.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jenkins County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jenkins County, Georgia is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jenkins County, Georgia is White, with 16.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.85%.

Jenkins County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School53.30%
High School24.25%
Some College10.81%
Bachelors or Greater4.49%

Jenkins County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.41%
Male Unemployed40.79%
Male Employed10.50%
Female Employed10.10%

Jenkins County, Georgia Income

Jenkins County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,398$43,095
Families$41,908$53,088
Married Families$52,000$
Non Families$15,995$26,948

Jenkins County, Georgia Marital Status

Jenkins County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Jenkins County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Jenkins 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.

Jenkins County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Jenkins County, Georgia Veterans

Jenkins County, Georgia Veterans by War

613

Number of Veterans

558

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam355
Korea122
First Gulf War51
World War II19
Second Gulf War18

Jenkins County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64238
65 to 74168
75+159
35 to 5448
18 to 34

Jenkins County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White52411.54%
Black893.89%
Hispanic2610.20%

Jenkins County, Georgia Veterans by Education

6.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jenkins County, Georgia Employment Status

Jenkins County, Georgia Employment by Age

46.6%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Jenkins County, Georgia Employment by Race

Jenkins County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jenkins County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Millen31202889-231-7.40%
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