Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population 2018

Oglethorpe County, Georgia's estimated population is 14,877 with a growth rate of 0.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oglethorpe County, Georgia is the 109th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,8771340.91%
201614,743330.22%
201614,710-15-0.10%
201514,7251871.29%
201414,5381200.83%
201314,418-87-0.60%
201214,505-197-1.34%
201114,702-190-1.28%
201014,8925,12952.54%
19909,7638349.34%
19808,9291,33117.52%
19707,598-328-4.14%
19607,926-2,032-20.41%
19509,958-2,472-19.89%
194012,430-497-3.84%
193012,927-7,360-36.28%
192020,2871,6078.60%
191018,6807994.47%
190017,8819305.49%
189016,9511,55110.07%
188015,4003,61830.71%
187011,7822332.02%
186011,549-710-5.79%
185012,2591,39112.80%
184010,868-2,750-20.19%
183013,618-428-3.05%
182014,0461,74914.22%
181012,2972,51725.74%
18009,7800.00%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,598
Black or African American2,464
Two or More Races381
Some Other Race201
Asian79
American Indian and Alaska Native20

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

Oglethorpe 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

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Median Age

42.3


Total

41.3


Male

43.6


Female

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Adults

There are 11,470 adults, (2,551 of which are seniors) in Oglethorpe County, Georgia.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

7,346

49.83%

Male

7,397

50.17%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Households and Families

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family68.9%31.1%
Female59.9%40.1%
Male57.3%42.7%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7232.5574.5
Married2,9613.0983
Non Family1,7421.2468.9
Female7583.2559.9
Male2623.1357.3

3.06

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Households

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8808.42%
9th to 12th Grade1,25311.99%
High School Graduate3,86436.98%
Some College1,98619.01%
Associates Degree7296.98%
Bachelors Degree1,0119.68%
Graduate Degree7256.94%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,0937,0251,518
Black1,8241,127137
Hispanic3623322
Other Race11718
Asian794927
Multiple Races777336
Native American201510

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,038$34,162$25,889
Less Than High School$22,885$23,412$22,316
High School Grad$27,096$30,557$22,847
Some College$30,838$45,587$26,797
Bachelors Degree$37,188$49,583$30,625
Graduate Degree$56,061$70,417$44,896

$30,038

Average Earnings

$34,162

Average Male

$25,889

Average Female

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language by Age

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language

95.49% of Oglethorpe County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.29% of the population.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1151,78516.06%
Black2,40852321.72%
Hispanic59018130.68%
Other20112361.19%
Multiple38111830.97%
Native20525.00%

17.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.70%

Male Poverty Rate

21.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia is Other, with 61.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia is White, with 16.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.76%.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.45%
High School15.67%
Some College10.35%
Bachelors or Greater5.76%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.81%
Male Unemployed17.02%
Female Employed11.60%
Male Employed6.58%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Income

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,403$52,309
Families$52,684$59,573
Married Families$61,096$
Non Families$26,283$34,088

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Oglethorpe 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 55To64.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,050

Number of Veterans

1,003

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam417
First Gulf War194
Second Gulf War115
World War II93
Korea55

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54282
75+272
65 to 74265
55 to 64178
18 to 3453

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White93110.17%
Black773.89%
2 or More2825.93%
Hispanic143.87%
Asian810.13%
Indian630.00%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Education

12.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment Status

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment by Age

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment by Race

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Oglethorpe County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Crawford82682820.24%
Arnoldsville357355-2-0.56%
Lexington22822800.00%
Maxeys22422400.00%
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