Stephens County, Georgia Population 2018

Stephens County, Georgia's estimated population is 25,890 with a growth rate of 1.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stephens County, Georgia is the 70th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,8903061.20%
201625,584-140-0.54%
201625,7242390.94%
201525,485440.17%
201425,441-142-0.56%
201325,583-152-0.59%
201225,735-39-0.15%
201125,774-362-1.39%
201026,1362,87912.38%
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
White21,550
Black or African American3,234
Some Other Race445
Two or More Races202
Asian108
American Indian and Alaska Native45

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

Stephens County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Stephens County, Georgia Median Age

41.2


Total

40.4


Male

41.8


Female

Stephens County, Georgia Adults

There are 19,853 adults, (4,682 of which are seniors) in Stephens County, Georgia.

Stephens County, Georgia Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Stephens County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

13,470

52.65%

Male

12,114

47.35%

Stephens County, Georgia Households and Families

Stephens County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stephens County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All71.4%28.6%
Male67.4%32.6%
Non Family58%42%
Female45.6%54.4%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stephens County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1892.7171.4
Married5,0913.1284.2
Non Family2,8261.1158
Female1,0114.5545.6
Male2614.8767.4

3.34

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stephens County, Georgia Households

Stephens County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0235.98%
9th to 12th Grade2,21212.94%
High School Graduate6,37637.29%
Some College3,29719.28%
Associates Degree1,1766.88%
Bachelors Degree1,5529.08%
Graduate Degree1,4618.55%

Stephens County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,87412,2922,883
Black1,7831,32070
Hispanic264115
Other Race14572
Multiple Races1117027
Native American454523
Asian202010

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 51.11%.

Stephens County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,331$31,893$25,353
Less Than High School$19,057$22,614$18,696
High School Grad$25,175$26,525$21,402
Some College$28,542$35,093$26,015
Bachelors Degree$34,949$37,663$31,842
Graduate Degree$57,767$93,650$49,929

$27,331

Average Earnings

$31,893

Average Male

$25,353

Average Female

Stephens County, Georgia Language

Stephens County, Georgia Language by Age

Stephens County, Georgia Language

96.44% of Stephens County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.77% of the population.

Stephens County, Georgia Poverty

Stephens County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,8113,80718.29%
Black3,12897831.27%
Hispanic69416724.06%
Other44016637.73%
Multiple1844323.37%

20.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.58%

Male Poverty Rate

19.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stephens County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stephens County, Georgia is Other, with 37.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stephens County, Georgia is White, with 18.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.96%.

Stephens County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.25%
High School21.06%
Some College11.78%
Bachelors or Greater2.59%

Stephens County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.87%
Male Unemployed24.91%
Female Employed6.75%
Male Employed6.35%

Stephens County, Georgia Income

Stephens County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,088$53,203
Families$50,874$63,985
Married Families$57,992$
Non Families$16,970$27,622

Stephens County, Georgia Marital Status

Stephens County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Stephens County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,875

Number of Veterans

1,666

Male Veterans

209

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam866
Second Gulf War252
First Gulf War248
Korea164
World War II76

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74615
55 to 64429
35 to 54357
75+354
18 to 34120

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6159.44%
Black25011.04%
Hispanic163.64%
Other104.10%

Stephens County, Georgia Veterans by Education

12.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stephens County, Georgia Employment Status

Stephens County, Georgia Employment by Age

55%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Stephens County, Georgia Employment by Race

Stephens County, Georgia Employment by Education

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%
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