Long County, Georgia Population 2018

Long County, Georgia's estimated population is 19,014 with a growth rate of 10.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Long County, Georgia is the 93rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,0141,77110.27%
201617,243-1,351-7.27%
201618,5947334.10%
201517,8616653.87%
201417,1965783.48%
201316,6184923.05%
201216,1269186.04%
201115,2085343.64%
201014,6748,472136.60%
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
White11,180
Black or African American3,944
Two or More Races1,068
Some Other Race847
Asian133
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander39
American Indian and Alaska Native32

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

Long County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Long County, Georgia Median Age

31.7


Total

32.3


Male

31.2


Female

Long County, Georgia Adults

There are 12,243 adults, (1,483 of which are seniors) in Long County, Georgia.

Long County, Georgia Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

13.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Long County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

8,616

49.97%

Male

8,627

50.03%

Long County, Georgia Households and Families

Long County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Long County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.1%23.9%
All66.1%33.9%
Female57.3%42.7%
Non Family54.8%45.2%
Male51.6%48.4%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Long County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1733.3166.1
Married2,6783.8776.1
Non Family1,4501.3554.8
Female8554.6957.3
Male1903.9951.6

3.93

Average Family Size

3.31

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Long County, Georgia Households

Long County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4184.06%
9th to 12th Grade8928.67%
High School Graduate3,56234.62%
Some College2,82327.43%
Associates Degree1,0279.98%
Bachelors Degree1,13611.04%
Graduate Degree4324.20%

Long County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,5735,9331,018
Black2,2331,848337
Hispanic94366092
Multiple Races438436110
Other Race34918020
Asian919165
Islander3939
Native American28281

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 71.43%.

Long County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,661$40,645$27,934
Less Than High School$19,368$23,261$14,176
High School Grad$29,949$35,614$28,054
Some College$36,660$49,535$26,417
Bachelors Degree$48,112$52,175$38,657
Graduate Degree$43,209$$

$35,661

Average Earnings

$40,645

Average Male

$27,934

Average Female

Long County, Georgia Language

Long County, Georgia Language by Age

Long County, Georgia Language

90.03% of Long County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.97% of the population.

Long County, Georgia Poverty

Long County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,0891,18711.77%
Black3,86458515.14%
Hispanic2,03158228.66%
Other84736242.74%
Multiple1,06834632.40%
Asian1337757.89%
Islander393487.18%

16.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.16%

Male Poverty Rate

16.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Long County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Long County, Georgia is Islander, with 87.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Long County, Georgia is White, with 11.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.19%.

Long County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.67%
High School16.48%
Some College12.01%
Bachelors or Greater3.20%

Long County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.61%
Female Unemployed33.03%
Female Employed10.75%
Male Employed6.35%

Long County, Georgia Income

Long County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,848$56,517
Families$54,784$62,701
Married Families$65,417$
Non Families$37,000$38,438

Long County, Georgia Marital Status

Long County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Long County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Long County, Georgia Veterans

Long County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,801

Number of Veterans

1,296

Male Veterans

505

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War984
First Gulf War822
Vietnam450
World War II29
Korea16

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54903
65 to 74276
55 to 64266
18 to 34234
75+122

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,05913.78%
Black65025.00%
2 or More7915.67%
Hispanic302.30%
Other132.74%

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Long County, Georgia Employment Status

Long County, Georgia Employment by Age

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

44.7%

Employment Rate

16.3%

Unemployment Rate

Long County, Georgia Employment by Race

Long County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Long County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ludowici1701216246127.10%
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