Toombs County, Georgia Population 2018

Toombs County, Georgia's estimated population is 26,999 with a growth rate of -0.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Toombs County, Georgia is the 67th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,999-161-0.59%
201627,160-35-0.13%
201627,195-20-0.07%
201527,215370.14%
201427,178-35-0.13%
201327,213190.07%
201227,194-21-0.08%
201127,215-39-0.14%
201027,2543,18213.22%
199024,0721,4806.55%
198022,5923,44117.97%
197019,1512,31413.74%
196016,837-545-3.14%
195017,3824302.54%
194016,952-213-1.24%
193017,1653,26823.52%
192013,8972,69124.01%
191011,2060.00%

Toombs County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,466
Black or African American6,860
Some Other Race1,937
Two or More Races640
Asian257

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

Toombs 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

Toombs County, Georgia Median Age

35.6


Total

34.9


Male

36


Female

Toombs County, Georgia Adults

There are 19,718 adults, (4,074 of which are seniors) in Toombs County, Georgia.

Toombs County, Georgia Age Dependency

73.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Toombs County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

14,475

53.30%

Male

12,685

46.70%

Toombs County, Georgia Households and Families

Toombs County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Toombs County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
All61.1%38.9%
Non Family48.8%51.2%
Female44%56%
Male30.2%69.8%

61.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Toombs County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,3762.5761.1
Married4,8113.278.8
Non Family3,4041.1648.8
Female1,7113.2444
Male4504.0630.2

3.19

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Toombs County, Georgia Households

Toombs County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4608.39%
9th to 12th Grade2,10712.10%
High School Graduate6,84639.32%
Some College3,14818.08%
Associates Degree8865.09%
Bachelors Degree1,87710.78%
Graduate Degree1,0866.24%

Toombs County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,64810,0682,598
Black3,9992,973292
Hispanic1,42049720
Other Race92732816
Multiple Races19815953
Asian166131

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.77%.

Toombs County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,923$32,979$23,023
Less Than High School$19,716$20,893$15,645
High School Grad$25,367$31,054$19,832
Some College$30,864$40,194$26,385
Bachelors Degree$40,590$61,618$31,672
Graduate Degree$50,050$55,833$41,250

$28,923

Average Earnings

$32,979

Average Male

$23,023

Average Female

Toombs County, Georgia Language

Toombs County, Georgia Language by Age

Toombs County, Georgia Language

88.92% of Toombs County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.92% of the population.

Toombs County, Georgia Poverty

Toombs County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,7232,94643.82%
White16,3462,72016.64%
Hispanic3,0511,30642.81%
Other1,93764933.51%
Multiple60225943.02%

26.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.13%

Male Poverty Rate

27.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Toombs County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Toombs County, Georgia is Black, with 43.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Toombs County, Georgia is White, with 16.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.72%.

Toombs County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.10%
High School23.35%
Some College17.22%
Bachelors or Greater7.90%

Toombs County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.19%
Male Unemployed48.14%
Female Employed13.74%
Male Employed10.54%

Toombs County, Georgia Income

Toombs County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,081$52,703
Families$44,700$65,227
Married Families$62,140$
Non Families$16,204$25,541

Toombs County, Georgia Marital Status

Toombs County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Toombs County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Toombs County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Toombs County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Toombs County, Georgia Veterans

Toombs County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,433

Number of Veterans

1,256

Male Veterans

177

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam599
Second Gulf War326
First Gulf War247
Korea130
World War II44

Toombs County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74445
35 to 54281
75+259
18 to 34248
55 to 64200

Toombs County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1188.34%
Black2575.54%
2 or More5821.48%

Toombs County, Georgia Veterans by Education

10.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Toombs County, Georgia Employment Status

Toombs County, Georgia Employment by Age

56.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Toombs County, Georgia Employment by Race

Toombs County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Toombs County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Vidalia 10438107032652.54%
Lyons4367436920.05%
Santa Claus16516610.61%
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