Richmond County, Georgia Population 2018

Richmond County, Georgia's estimated population is 201,800 with a growth rate of 0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Richmond County, Georgia is the 10th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017201,8003820.19%
2016201,418-590-0.29%
2016202,0084110.20%
2015201,5973050.15%
2014201,2921500.07%
2013201,142-447-0.22%
2012201,5891,2110.60%
2011200,378-502-0.25%
2010200,88011,1615.88%
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 American112,308
White77,645
Two or More Races4,723
Asian3,392
Some Other Race2,224
American Indian and Alaska Native659
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander467

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

Richmond 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

Richmond County, Georgia Median Age

33.5


Total

31.7


Male

35.9


Female

Richmond County, Georgia Adults

There are 153,682 adults, (25,379 of which are seniors) in Richmond County, Georgia.

Richmond County, Georgia Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

103,964

51.62%

Male

97,454

48.38%

Richmond County, Georgia Households and Families

Richmond County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Richmond County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.8%28.2%
Male56.3%43.7%
All52.6%47.4%
Non Family44.3%55.7%
Female36.2%63.8%

52.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Richmond County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All72,4702.6552.6
Non Family28,8271.2244.3
Married24,9913.3971.8
Female15,5833.9136.2
Male3,0693.6556.3

3.5

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Richmond County, Georgia Households

Richmond County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,6775.15%
9th to 12th Grade14,63011.28%
High School Graduate39,96430.81%
Some College30,95223.86%
Associates Degree10,2067.87%
Bachelors Degree16,89613.02%
Graduate Degree10,4048.02%

Richmond County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black68,67456,24410,232
White52,25345,07914,534
Hispanic4,8313,699881
Asian2,4722,0961,209
Multiple Races1,6391,397516
Other Race1,3621,141298
Native American38529526
Islander1481485

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 islander people with a rate of 48.91%.

Richmond County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,699$32,416$25,037
Less Than High School$17,096$18,754$13,044
High School Grad$21,891$26,069$19,654
Some College$28,777$35,432$24,153
Bachelors Degree$40,622$50,768$35,689
Graduate Degree$50,534$54,475$46,905

$28,699

Average Earnings

$32,416

Average Male

$25,037

Average Female

Richmond County, Georgia Language

Richmond County, Georgia Language by Age

Richmond County, Georgia Language

94.07% of Richmond County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.03% of the population.

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black108,68833,63530.95%
White68,54111,01116.06%
Hispanic8,5132,29226.92%
Multiple4,3671,35330.98%
Other2,02541620.54%
Native60535558.68%
Asian3,1662859.00%
Islander46114631.67%

25.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.58%

Male Poverty Rate

26.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Georgia is Native, with 58.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Georgia is Asian, with 9.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.44%.

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.69%
High School21.55%
Some College15.98%
Bachelors or Greater7.14%

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.11%
Male Unemployed37.00%
Female Employed14.25%
Male Employed8.75%

Richmond County, Georgia Income

Richmond County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,595$52,902
Families$46,836$62,614
Married Families$67,531$82,921
Non Families$26,859$36,612

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.6%

Male Marriage Rate

33.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by War

20,497

Number of Veterans

16,505

Male Veterans

3,992

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,647
First Gulf War6,050
Second Gulf War5,428
Korea1,284
World War II524

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 546,497
55 to 644,821
65 to 743,667
18 to 343,028
75+2,484

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black11,26313.96%
White8,42513.95%
Hispanic71012.89%
2 or More34917.00%
Other20813.34%
Asian1314.68%
Indian10724.10%
Hawaiian1411.20%

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond County, Georgia Employment Status

Richmond County, Georgia Employment by Age

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

Richmond County, Georgia Employment by Race

Richmond County, Georgia Employment by Education

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%
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