Stephens County, Georgia Population 2019

Stephens County, Georgia's estimated population is 25,785 with a growth rate of 0.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stephens County, Georgia is the 71st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201826,0352500.97%
201725,7851210.47%
201625,6641920.75%
201525,472480.19%
201425,424-144-0.56%
201325,568-153-0.59%
201225,721-43-0.17%
201125,764-371-1.42%
201026,1352,87812.37%
199023,2571,4946.86%
198021,7631,4327.04%
197020,3311,94010.55%
196018,3911,74410.48%
195016,6473,67528.33%
194012,9721,23210.49%
193011,7405254.68%
192011,2151,48715.29%
19109,7280.00%

Stephens County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,528
Black or African American3,006
Some Other Race499
Two or More Races414
Asian107
American Indian and Alaska Native69
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

Stephens County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Stephens County, Georgia Median Age

42.3


Total

42.3


Male

42.3


Female

Stephens County, Georgia Adults

There are 19,863 adults, (4,792 of whom are seniors) in Stephens County, Georgia.

Stephens County, Georgia Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Stephens County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

13,695

53.44%

Male

11,930

46.56%

Stephens County, Georgia Households and Families

Stephens County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stephens County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All70.2%29.8%
Male56.1%43.9%
Non Family53.6%46.4%
Female48.3%51.7%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4272.6470.2
Married5,3383.1883.7
Non Family2,9311.1253.6
Female9034.2148.3
Male2553.3256.1

3.29

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stephens County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9335.43%
9th to 12th Grade2,22512.94%
High School Graduate6,20236.07%
Some College3,25418.92%
Associates Degree1,2087.02%
Bachelors Degree1,82410.61%
Graduate Degree1,5509.01%

Stephens County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,87812,4393,217
Black1,7081,21623
Hispanic337182
Multiple Races20213081
Other Race167108
Native American696953
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 76.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,460$35,866$25,418
Less Than High School$19,611$29,605$18,696
High School Grad$25,671$28,500$20,642
Some College$30,354$36,379$25,826
Bachelors Degree$36,835$37,147$30,813
Graduate Degree$61,299$96,906$50,899

$30,460

Average Earnings

$35,866

Average Male

$25,418

Average Female

Stephens County, Georgia Language

Stephens County, Georgia Language by Age

Stephens County, Georgia Language

96.27% of Stephens County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.18% of the population.

Stephens County, Georgia Poverty

Stephens County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,6653,38816.39%
Black2,94581227.57%
Hispanic76923931.08%
Other49421944.33%
Multiple3956315.95%
Islander22100.00%

18.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.93%

Male Poverty Rate

19.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stephens County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stephens County, Georgia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stephens County, Georgia is Multiple, with 15.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.68%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.32%
High School17.64%
Some College13.72%
Bachelors or Greater2.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.29%
Male Unemployed20.92%
Female Employed6.32%
Male Employed5.94%

Stephens County, Georgia Income

Stephens County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,756$56,471
Families$54,483$67,686
Married Families$62,545-
Non Families$17,953$30,928

Stephens County, Georgia Marital Status

Stephens County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Stephens County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Stephens County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Stephens County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans

1,659

Number of Veterans

1,502

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam792
Second Gulf War209
First Gulf War187
Korea148
World War II71

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4098.25%
Black22910.64%
Hispanic326.81%
Other217.78%

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stephens County, Georgia Employment Status

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Stephens County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Toccoa85388412-126-1.48%
Martin 381371-10-2.62%
Avalon213207-6-2.82%
  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