Richmond County, Georgia Population 2019

Richmond County, Georgia's estimated population is 201,460 with a growth rate of -0.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Richmond County, Georgia is the 11th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018201,554940.05%
2017201,460-341-0.17%
2016201,8014680.23%
2015201,3331670.08%
2014201,166-28-0.01%
2013201,194-378-0.19%
2012201,5721,2240.61%
2011200,348-569-0.28%
2010200,91711,1985.90%
1990189,7198,0904.45%
1980181,62919,19211.82%
1970162,43726,83619.79%
1960135,60126,72524.55%
1950108,87627,01333.00%
194081,8638,87312.16%
193072,9909,29814.60%
192063,6924,8068.16%
191058,8865,1519.59%
190053,7358,54118.90%
189045,19410,52930.37%
188034,6658,94134.76%
187025,7244,44020.86%
186021,2845,03831.01%
185016,2464,31436.15%
184011,9322882.47%
183011,6443,03635.27%
18208,6082,41939.09%
18106,18971413.04%
18005,475-5,842-51.62%
179011,3170.00%

Richmond County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American112,896
White77,064
Two or More Races4,968
Asian3,605
Some Other Race2,156
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander442
American Indian and Alaska Native437

Richmond County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Richmond County, Georgia Median Age

33.7


Total

31.8


Male

36.3


Female

Richmond County, Georgia Adults

There are 154,332 adults, (25,830 of whom are seniors) in Richmond County, Georgia.

Richmond County, Georgia Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

104,133

51.66%

Male

97,435

48.34%

Richmond County, Georgia Households and Families

Richmond County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Richmond County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.4%27.6%
All53.1%46.9%
Male52.2%47.8%
Non Family45.4%54.6%
Female35.8%64.2%

53.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All72,3612.6653.1
Non Family28,9791.2345.4
Married25,2603.472.4
Female15,1083.9635.8
Male3,0143.6452.2

3.52

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Richmond County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,3804.89%
9th to 12th Grade15,76312.07%
High School Graduate40,23130.82%
Some College30,12223.07%
Associates Degree10,5788.10%
Bachelors Degree16,92812.97%
Graduate Degree10,5438.08%

Richmond County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black69,68756,38410,397
White51,59544,36714,357
Hispanic5,0183,905825
Asian2,6052,3011,331
Multiple Races1,7121,557615
Other Race1,3021,067254
Native American38726131
Islander28628611

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,832$32,041$25,648
Less Than High School$16,896$18,400$13,064
High School Grad$22,368$26,160$19,198
Some College$28,437$35,413$24,345
Bachelors Degree$39,815$46,958$35,105
Graduate Degree$51,879$55,767$48,921

$28,832

Average Earnings

$32,041

Average Male

$25,648

Average Female

Richmond County, Georgia Language

Richmond County, Georgia Language by Age

Richmond County, Georgia Language

93.92% of Richmond County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.93% of the population.

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black109,36033,07330.24%
White67,56110,25715.18%
Hispanic8,8042,21525.16%
Multiple4,5721,21926.66%
Asian3,39545013.25%
Other1,98639319.79%
Native40611428.08%
Islander435439.89%

24.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.71%

Male Poverty Rate

25.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Georgia is Black, with 30.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Georgia is Islander, with 9.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.85%
High School21.04%
Some College15.04%
Bachelors or Greater7.77%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.05%
Male Unemployed33.01%
Female Employed14.21%
Male Employed9.17%

Richmond County, Georgia Income

Richmond County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,430$54,526
Families$48,140$64,314
Married Families$68,417$83,763
Non Families$26,967$38,214

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.1%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Richmond County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Richmond County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans

19,472

Number of Veterans

15,496

Male Veterans

3,976

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6,277
First Gulf War5,573
Second Gulf War5,080
Korea1,214
World War II396

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black10,68413.08%
White7,97613.31%
Hispanic73712.46%
2 or More39018.16%
Other19512.53%
Asian1103.75%
Indian8721.43%
Hawaiian3011.67%

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond County, Georgia Employment Status

59.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Richmond County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government balance19584319708112380.63%
Hephzibah40123898-114-2.84%
Blythe 721694-27-3.74%
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