Mitchell County, Georgia Population 2018

Mitchell County, Georgia's estimated population is 22,292 with a growth rate of -2.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mitchell County, Georgia is the 83rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,292-486-2.13%
201622,7783671.64%
201622,411-26-0.12%
201522,437-291-1.28%
201422,728-272-1.18%
201323,000-86-0.37%
201223,086-315-1.35%
201123,401-98-0.42%
201023,4993,22415.90%
199020,275-839-3.97%
198021,1142,15811.38%
197018,956-696-3.54%
196019,652-2,876-12.77%
195022,528-733-3.15%
194023,261-359-1.52%
193023,620-1,968-7.69%
192025,5883,47415.71%
191022,1147,34749.75%
190014,7673,86135.40%
189010,9061,51416.12%
18809,3922,75941.60%
18706,6332,32553.97%
18604,3080.00%

Mitchell County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,212
Black or African American10,842
Two or More Races312
Some Other Race274
Asian95
American Indian and Alaska Native37
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

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

Mitchell 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

Mitchell County, Georgia Median Age

37.9


Total

35.6


Male

40.9


Female

Mitchell County, Georgia Adults

There are 17,334 adults, (3,371 of which are seniors) in Mitchell County, Georgia.

Mitchell County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

10,931

47.99%

Male

11,847

52.01%

Mitchell County, Georgia Households and Families

Mitchell County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mitchell County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All66.2%33.8%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Male51.8%48.2%
Female50.6%49.4%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mitchell County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0412.5566.2
Married3,4123.1284.8
Non Family2,6331.1853.8
Female1,7433.4350.6
Male2533.1251.8

3.16

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mitchell County, Georgia Households

Mitchell County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9786.38%
9th to 12th Grade2,61917.07%
High School Graduate6,26440.83%
Some College2,78118.13%
Associates Degree8595.60%
Bachelors Degree1,2257.99%
Graduate Degree6154.01%

Mitchell County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,7136,3731,135
Black6,8905,009628
Hispanic54820919
Other Race227153
Multiple Races1279219
Asian555542
Native American2020
Islander6

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 76.36%.

Mitchell County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,543$30,343$22,806
Less Than High School$13,494$19,125$10,219
High School Grad$25,043$30,000$22,533
Some College$26,022$28,630$24,512
Bachelors Degree$40,704$42,250$39,300
Graduate Degree$55,912$$48,990

$25,543

Average Earnings

$30,343

Average Male

$22,806

Average Female

Mitchell County, Georgia Language

Mitchell County, Georgia Language by Age

Mitchell County, Georgia Language

96.51% of Mitchell County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.93% of the population.

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,5873,88240.49%
White9,6971,60016.50%
Hispanic74840754.41%
Multiple26117466.67%
Other2249542.41%
Native372054.05%
Asian9533.16%

29.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.65%

Male Poverty Rate

33.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Georgia is Multiple, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Georgia is Asian, with 3.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.82%.

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.31%
Some College18.67%
High School17.56%
Bachelors or Greater8.52%

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.76%
Male Unemployed38.29%
Female Employed14.36%
Male Employed7.11%

Mitchell County, Georgia Income

Mitchell County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,111$41,748
Families$37,776$49,021
Married Families$50,944$
Non Families$16,422$24,988

Mitchell County, Georgia Marital Status

Mitchell County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Mitchell 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 35To44.

Mitchell County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,540

Number of Veterans

1,463

Male Veterans

77

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam457
Second Gulf War359
First Gulf War296
Korea88
World War II74

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54368
55 to 64347
65 to 74294
18 to 34294
75+237

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White93310.58%
Black5787.19%
Hispanic253.85%
Other219.13%
2 or More85.59%

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by Education

11.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell County, Georgia Employment Status

Mitchell County, Georgia Employment by Age

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

16.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell County, Georgia Employment by Race

Mitchell County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mitchell County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Camilla51435170270.52%
Pelham38983649-249-6.39%
Meigs 1035103830.29%
Baconton914857-57-6.24%
Sale City380348-32-8.42%
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