Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population 2018

Oglethorpe County, Georgia's estimated population is 14,877 with a growth rate of 1.14% 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
201714,654-223-1.50%
201714,8771671.14%
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
White11,532
Black or African American2,632
Two or More Races228
Some Other Race201
Asian43
American Indian and Alaska Native18

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

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Median Age

42.5


Total

42.1


Male

43.9


Female

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Adults

There are 11,460 adults, (2,600 of whom are seniors) in Oglethorpe County, Georgia.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

7,292

49.76%

Male

7,362

50.24%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Households and Families

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All77.8%22.2%
Non Family71.2%28.8%
Female62.4%37.6%
Male55.6%44.4%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6422.5777.8
Married2,9573.1686.8
Non Family1,7771.2471.2
Female7033.2962.4
Male2053.2455.6

3.13

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

4.4%

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 Grade8047.69%
9th to 12th Grade1,50514.39%
High School Graduate3,76736.02%
Some College1,95718.71%
Associates Degree7987.63%
Bachelors Degree9999.55%
Graduate Degree6276.00%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,0536,9551,489
Black1,9011,06165
Hispanic37414
Other Race11514
Multiple Races686430
Asian434034
Native American18148

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 79.07%.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,284$35,475$27,246
Less Than High School$22,492$22,238$22,910
High School Grad$27,519$30,933$25,169
Some College$32,083$42,344$27,687
Bachelors Degree$40,114$49,241$32,422
Graduate Degree$52,083$59,074$43,015

$30,284

Average Earnings

$35,475

Average Male

$27,246

Average Female

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language by Age

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Language

95.58% of Oglethorpe County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.62% of the population.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,0141,71615.58%
Black2,57852120.21%
Hispanic60722537.07%
Other20114069.65%
Multiple2287733.77%
Native18422.22%

17.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.67%

Male Poverty Rate

21.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia is Other, with 69.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oglethorpe County, Georgia is White, with 15.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.44%.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.96%
High School12.19%
Some College9.47%
Bachelors or Greater8.95%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.32%
Female Employed10.99%
Male Unemployed10.70%
Male Employed5.99%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Income

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,938$54,445
Families$52,717$63,259
Married Families$61,788$
Non Families$25,163$33,729

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

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 45To54.

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,105

Number of Veterans

1,024

Male Veterans

81

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam408
First Gulf War161
Second Gulf War121
World War II60
Korea52

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74339
35 to 54259
75+222
55 to 64201
18 to 3484

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,00711.05%
Black773.75%
2 or More1618.82%
Indian527.78%

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Veterans by Education

13.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment Status

Oglethorpe County, Georgia Employment by Age

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

5.8%

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