Long County, Georgia Population 2019

Long County, Georgia's estimated population is 18,773 with a growth rate of 2.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Long County, Georgia is the 94th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201818,9982251.20%
201718,7734262.32%
201618,3477013.97%
201517,6466323.71%
201417,0145453.31%
201316,4694913.07%
201215,9789056.00%
201115,0735143.53%
201014,5598,357134.75%
19906,2021,67837.09%
19804,52477820.77%
19703,746-128-3.30%
19603,8742767.67%
19503,598-488-11.94%
19404,086-94-2.25%
19304,1800.00%

Long County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,527
Black or African American4,308
Two or More Races940
Some Other Race838
Asian176
American Indian and Alaska Native39
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29

Long County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Long County, Georgia Median Age

31.6


Total

31.2


Male

31.7


Female

Long County, Georgia Adults

There are 12,764 adults, (1,459 of whom are seniors) in Long County, Georgia.

Long County, Georgia Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Long County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,111

51.02%

Male

8,746

48.98%

Long County, Georgia Households and Families

Long County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Long County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All68.7%31.3%
Non Family59%41%
Female58.4%41.6%
Male38.7%61.3%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3993.2868.7
Married2,7973.6679.5
Non Family1,4351.4259
Female9454.8758.4
Male2223.8238.7

3.83

Average Family Size

3.28

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Long County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4293.95%
9th to 12th Grade1,0419.58%
High School Graduate3,34730.81%
Some College3,37931.10%
Associates Degree9789.00%
Bachelors Degree1,09310.06%
Graduate Degree5985.50%

Long County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8416,1741,088
Black2,6022,192455
Hispanic1,00762681
Other Race33317516
Multiple Races28728455
Asian1079858
Native American39391
Islander2929

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 asian people with a rate of 54.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,042$39,192$30,227
Less Than High School$20,149$23,885$12,705
High School Grad$27,266$28,136$26,064
Some College$35,842$43,763$28,971
Bachelors Degree$47,829$52,401$39,360
Graduate Degree$56,810$58,487$56,164

$35,042

Average Earnings

$39,192

Average Male

$30,227

Average Female

Long County, Georgia Language

Long County, Georgia Language by Age

Long County, Georgia Language

88.28% of Long County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.40% of the population.

Long County, Georgia Poverty

Long County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,3431,64415.89%
Black4,21680619.12%
Hispanic2,03262630.81%
Other83841249.16%
Multiple94039842.34%
Asian1767140.34%
Islander292586.21%

19.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.30%

Male Poverty Rate

21.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Long County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Long County, Georgia is Islander, with 86.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Long County, Georgia is White, with 15.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.78%
High School16.57%
Some College11.79%
Bachelors or Greater8.72%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed53.02%
Female Unemployed33.69%
Female Employed13.65%
Male Employed5.96%

Long County, Georgia Income

Long County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,083$58,796
Families$55,664$62,317
Married Families$68,872-
Non Families$44,205$45,348

Long County, Georgia Marital Status

Long County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Long County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Long County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Long County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Long County, Georgia Veterans

2,081

Number of Veterans

1,608

Male Veterans

473

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,252
First Gulf War1,065
Vietnam487
World War II45
Korea22

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,31716.28%
Black71624.55%
2 or More378.75%
Hispanic241.78%
Other112.16%

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Long County, Georgia Employment Status

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

17.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Long County, Georgia

  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