Lowndes County, Georgia Population 2018

Lowndes County, Georgia's estimated population is 115,489 with a growth rate of 1.03% 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
2017113,941-1,548-1.34%
2017115,4891,1831.03%
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
White66,027
Black or African American41,416
Two or More Races2,279
Asian2,141
Some Other Race1,760
American Indian and Alaska Native263
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander55

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Lowndes County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lowndes County, Georgia Median Age

30.1


Total

29.1


Male

31.3


Female

Lowndes County, Georgia Adults

There are 86,643 adults, (12,619 of whom are seniors) in Lowndes County, Georgia.

Lowndes County, Georgia Age Dependency

53.9

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lowndes County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

58,145

51.03%

Male

55,796

48.97%

Lowndes County, Georgia Households and Families

Lowndes County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Lowndes County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.2%30.8%
All52.2%47.8%
Male48.9%51.1%
Female39.4%60.6%
Non Family37.4%62.6%

52.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lowndes County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All40,3182.7352.2
Married17,8083.3669.2
Non Family14,8781.4537.4
Female6,0993.7839.4
Male1,5333.5248.9

3.37

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade2,9674.46%
9th to 12th Grade7,43311.18%
High School Graduate19,51029.35%
Some College13,95821.00%
Associates Degree5,8188.75%
Bachelors Degree9,90314.90%
Graduate Degree6,87710.35%

Lowndes County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,10635,42912,340
Black22,25816,9633,155
Hispanic2,9191,657471
Asian1,4721,325595
Other Race863341122
Multiple Races751658194
Native American18016640
Islander3321

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 92.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 40.42%.

Lowndes County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,302$37,781$25,074
Less Than High School$15,397$19,796$11,764
High School Grad$25,797$31,586$19,773
Some College$29,823$36,797$22,964
Bachelors Degree$41,082$51,615$33,407
Graduate Degree$54,079$60,645$51,177

$31,302

Average Earnings

$37,781

Average Male

$25,074

Average Female

Lowndes County, Georgia Language

Lowndes County, Georgia Language by Age

Lowndes County, Georgia Language

93.68% of Lowndes County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.32% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.73% of the population.

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black39,27914,17736.09%
White60,66110,56717.42%
Hispanic5,8582,02034.48%
Multiple2,11466931.65%
Other1,70056633.29%
Asian2,07225112.11%
Native2563915.23%

24.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.44%

Male Poverty Rate

27.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lowndes County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lowndes County, Georgia is Black, with 36.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lowndes County, Georgia is Asian, with 12.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.32%.

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.36%
High School21.59%
Some College15.06%
Bachelors or Greater5.61%

Lowndes County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.76%
Male Unemployed38.19%
Female Employed17.30%
Male Employed11.31%

Lowndes County, Georgia Income

Lowndes County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,911$56,326
Families$51,555$69,593
Married Families$67,356$81,719
Non Families$22,703$31,558

Lowndes County, Georgia Marital Status

Lowndes County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by War

8,583

Number of Veterans

7,249

Male Veterans

1,334

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War2,863
First Gulf War2,785
Vietnam2,065
Korea387
World War II169

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,875
55 to 641,742
18 to 341,611
65 to 741,250
75+1,105

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,02112.01%
Black2,3407.86%
Hispanic38110.18%
2 or More1068.83%
Asian533.29%
Indian4924.75%
Other111.07%
Hawaiian36.67%

Lowndes County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lowndes County, Georgia Employment Status

Lowndes County, Georgia Employment by Age

60.2%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

9.2%

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