Rabun County, Georgia Population 2018

Rabun County, Georgia's estimated population is 16,602 with a growth rate of 1.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rabun County, Georgia is the 103rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,6022901.78%
201616,312-216-1.31%
201616,5282761.70%
201516,252670.41%
201416,185-18-0.11%
201316,203-119-0.73%
201216,322520.32%
201116,270-12-0.07%
201016,2824,63439.78%
199011,6481,18211.29%
198010,4662,13925.69%
19708,32787111.68%
19607,456320.43%
19507,424-397-5.08%
19407,8211,49023.53%
19306,33158510.18%
19205,7461843.31%
19105,562-723-11.50%
19006,28567912.11%
18905,60697220.98%
18804,6341,37842.32%
18703,256-15-0.46%
18603,27182333.62%
18502,44853628.03%
18401,912-264-12.13%
18302,1761,652315.27%
18205240.00%

Rabun County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,051
Some Other Race528
Black or African American346
Two or More Races211
Asian111
American Indian and Alaska Native65

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

Rabun County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Rabun County, Georgia Median Age

48.4


Total

47.2


Male

49.5


Female

Rabun County, Georgia Adults

There are 13,408 adults, (4,160 of which are seniors) in Rabun County, Georgia.

Rabun County, Georgia Age Dependency

76.2

Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Rabun County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

8,246

50.55%

Male

8,066

49.45%

Rabun County, Georgia Households and Families

Rabun County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rabun County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Male59.2%40.8%
Female44.8%55.2%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rabun County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6292.472.7
Married3,4132.8785
Non Family2,3201.2563.4
Female5633.5644.8
Male3333.6559.2

2.99

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rabun County, Georgia Households

Rabun County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5734.70%
9th to 12th Grade1,1879.74%
High School Graduate4,02633.04%
Some College2,46220.21%
Associates Degree7285.97%
Bachelors Degree1,89615.56%
Graduate Degree1,31310.78%

Rabun County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,0189,6733,122
Hispanic73744044
Other Race241133
Black19210213
Multiple Races116109
Native American65499
Asian505021

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.00%.

Rabun County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,148$28,774$22,096
Less Than High School$21,810$25,700$12,212
High School Grad$22,022$25,436$17,885
Some College$25,304$29,861$21,766
Bachelors Degree$36,065$45,375$27,102
Graduate Degree$52,117$52,083$52,150

$26,148

Average Earnings

$28,774

Average Male

$22,096

Average Female

Rabun County, Georgia Language

Rabun County, Georgia Language by Age

Rabun County, Georgia Language

89.98% of Rabun County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 10.02% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.50% of the population.

Rabun County, Georgia Poverty

Rabun County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,0372,51317.90%
Hispanic1,30158945.27%
Other52841678.79%
Black24812349.60%
Multiple2119444.55%
Native655686.15%

21.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.91%

Male Poverty Rate

22.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rabun County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rabun County, Georgia is Native, with 86.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rabun County, Georgia is White, with 17.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.25%.

Rabun County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.41%
High School22.53%
Some College15.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.55%

Rabun County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.41%
Male Unemployed45.79%
Male Employed14.28%
Female Employed13.45%

Rabun County, Georgia Income

Rabun County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,277$56,578
Families$53,465$70,230
Married Families$60,469$
Non Families$20,542$30,988

Rabun County, Georgia Marital Status

Rabun County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Rabun County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Rabun 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.

Rabun County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Rabun County, Georgia Veterans

Rabun County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,262

Number of Veterans

1,217

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam580
Korea138
First Gulf War120
Second Gulf War119
World War II78

Rabun County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74448
75+340
55 to 64234
35 to 54197
18 to 3443

Rabun County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2289.83%
Black3410.86%

Rabun County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rabun County, Georgia Employment Status

Rabun County, Georgia Employment by Age

48.1%

Labor Force Participation

44.8%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Rabun County, Georgia Employment by Race

Rabun County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rabun County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clayton215122661155.35%
Mountain City10881075-13-1.19%
Tiger408406-2-0.49%
Dillard344337-7-2.03%
Sky Valley270269-1-0.37%
Tallulah Falls 16717031.80%
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