Lowndes County, Georgia Population 2018

Lowndes County, Georgia's estimated population is 115,489 with a growth rate of 1.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lowndes County, Georgia is the 21st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017115,4891,5911.40%
2016113,898-408-0.36%
2016114,3068820.78%
2015113,424-156-0.14%
2014113,5806730.60%
2013112,907-1,203-1.05%
2012114,1102,6102.34%
2011111,5001,8151.65%
2010109,68533,70444.36%
199075,9818,00911.78%
198067,97212,86023.33%
197055,1125,84211.86%
196049,27014,05939.93%
195035,2113,35110.52%
194031,8601,8666.22%
193029,9943,47313.10%
192026,5212,0858.53%
191024,4364,40021.96%
190020,0364,93432.67%
189015,1024,05336.68%
188011,0492,72832.78%
18708,3213,07258.53%
18605,249-2,465-31.95%
18507,7142,14038.39%
18405,5743,121127.23%
18302,4530.00%

Lowndes County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White66,019
Black or African American41,468
Two or More Races2,349
Asian2,120
Some Other Race1,716
American Indian and Alaska Native182
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander44

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

Lowndes County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lowndes County, Georgia Median Age

29.9


Total

28.9


Male

31.1


Female

Lowndes County, Georgia Adults

There are 86,676 adults, (12,301 of which are seniors) in Lowndes County, Georgia.

Lowndes County, Georgia Age Dependency

53.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lowndes County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

58,020

50.94%

Male

55,878

49.06%

Lowndes County, Georgia Households and Families

Lowndes County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lowndes County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.1%31.9%
All51.2%48.8%
Male45.8%54.2%
Female41.1%58.9%
Non Family35.4%64.6%

51.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lowndes County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,8092.7651.2
Married17,6143.3668.1
Non Family14,3741.4935.4
Female6,3263.8241.1
Male1,4953.545.8

3.39

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lowndes County, Georgia Households

Lowndes County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0494.62%
9th to 12th Grade7,22010.94%
High School Graduate19,27829.22%
Some College15,15722.97%
Associates Degree5,5408.40%
Bachelors Degree9,51914.43%
Graduate Degree6,2229.43%

Lowndes County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,09635,33111,992
Black22,05916,9802,862
Hispanic2,8551,648398
Asian1,3421,154328
Other Race738346125
Multiple Races699575147
Native American16216246
Islander3333

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 30.67%.

Lowndes County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,261$36,031$24,717
Less Than High School$14,209$16,682$11,492
High School Grad$25,560$30,511$20,909
Some College$28,966$35,916$23,406
Bachelors Degree$40,374$50,318$31,906
Graduate Degree$52,768$60,913$50,415

$30,261

Average Earnings

$36,031

Average Male

$24,717

Average Female

Lowndes County, Georgia Language

Lowndes County, Georgia Language by Age

Lowndes County, Georgia Language

93.57% of Lowndes County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.76% of the population.

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black39,31114,31636.42%
White60,87210,27416.88%
Hispanic5,7121,89733.21%
Asian2,06566632.25%
Multiple2,20157426.08%
Other1,59539124.51%
Native1643621.95%

24.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.98%

Male Poverty Rate

26.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lowndes County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lowndes County, Georgia is Black, with 36.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lowndes County, Georgia is White, with 16.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.18%.

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.34%
High School19.51%
Some College15.21%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.33%
Male Unemployed40.69%
Female Employed18.03%
Male Employed13.16%

Lowndes County, Georgia Income

Lowndes County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,915$55,292
Families$50,803$67,576
Married Families$66,570$80,005
Non Families$22,798$31,491

Lowndes County, Georgia Marital Status

Lowndes County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lowndes County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Lowndes 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 45To54.

Lowndes County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by War

9,380

Number of Veterans

7,961

Male Veterans

1,419

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War3,125
Second Gulf War2,849
Vietnam2,295
Korea476
World War II252

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,200
18 to 341,754
55 to 641,707
65 to 741,487
75+1,232

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,30912.54%
Black2,7799.33%
Hispanic39810.87%
2 or More13111.93%
Other737.40%
Asian442.80%
Indian3722.84%
Hawaiian715.91%

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lowndes County, Georgia Employment Status

Lowndes County, Georgia Employment by Age

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Lowndes County, Georgia Employment by Race

Lowndes County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lowndes County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Valdosta547645647417103.12%
Hahira274329371947.07%
Remerton1123112300.00%
Dasher912979677.35%
Lake Park733726-7-0.95%
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