Twiggs County, Georgia Population 2019

Twiggs County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,260 with a growth rate of 0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Twiggs County, Georgia is the 139th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20188,188-72-0.87%
20178,260150.18%
20168,245-97-1.16%
20158,342-45-0.54%
20148,387-125-1.47%
20138,512-35-0.41%
20128,547-275-3.12%
20118,822-147-1.64%
20108,969-837-8.54%
19909,8064524.83%
19809,3541,13213.77%
19708,2222873.62%
19607,935-373-4.49%
19508,308-809-8.87%
19409,1177458.90%
19308,372-2,035-19.55%
192010,407-329-3.06%
191010,7362,02023.18%
19008,7165216.36%
18908,195-723-8.11%
18808,9183734.37%
18708,5452252.70%
18608,3201411.72%
18508,179-243-2.89%
18408,4223914.87%
18308,031-2,609-24.52%
182010,6407,235212.48%
18103,4050.00%

Twiggs County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,602
Black or African American3,547
Two or More Races162
Asian8
American Indian and Alaska Native4

Twiggs County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Twiggs County, Georgia Median Age

46.3


Total

44.9


Male

47.7


Female

Twiggs County, Georgia Adults

There are 6,726 adults, (1,710 of whom are seniors) in Twiggs County, Georgia.

Twiggs County, Georgia Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Twiggs County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

4,222

50.73%

Male

4,101

49.27%

Twiggs County, Georgia Households and Families

Twiggs County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Twiggs County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.8%11.2%
Married87.4%12.6%
All78.5%21.5%
Non Family74%26%
Female61%39%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9432.878.5
Married1,2813.2987.4
Non Family9391.2174
Female5263.9461
Male1974.2488.8

3.47

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Twiggs County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5148.56%
9th to 12th Grade1,37222.84%
High School Graduate2,29438.19%
Some College95315.86%
Associates Degree3195.31%
Bachelors Degree3505.83%
Graduate Degree2053.41%

Twiggs County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4662,495282
Black2,4641,556231
Multiple Races575741
Hispanic1010
Asian811
Native American22

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 71.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,784$37,077$26,763
Less Than High School$28,958$31,676$20,086
High School Grad$29,792$31,906$22,875
Some College$35,776$41,225$26,838
Bachelors Degree$52,661$53,105$50,208
Graduate Degree$51,958$103,333$50,987

$31,784

Average Earnings

$37,077

Average Male

$26,763

Average Female

Twiggs County, Georgia Language

Twiggs County, Georgia Language by Age

Twiggs County, Georgia Language

98.38% of Twiggs County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Twiggs County, Georgia Poverty

Twiggs County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,5141,29736.91%
White4,50794721.01%

27.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.82%

Male Poverty Rate

29.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Twiggs County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Twiggs County, Georgia is Black, with 36.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Twiggs County, Georgia is White, with 21.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.83%
High School28.07%
Bachelors or Greater11.71%
Some College10.04%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.75%
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed8.92%
Female Employed7.62%

Twiggs County, Georgia Income

Twiggs County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,629$44,311
Families$40,072$54,330
Married Families$53,464-
Non Families$14,924$21,889

Twiggs County, Georgia Marital Status

Twiggs County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Twiggs County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Twiggs 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 45-54.

Twiggs County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Twiggs County, Georgia Veterans

515

Number of Veterans

490

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam121
First Gulf War86
Korea67
Second Gulf War43
World War II8

Twiggs County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White41811.00%
Black933.30%
Hispanic10100.00%
Indian4100.00%

Twiggs County, Georgia Veterans by Education

15.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Twiggs County, Georgia Employment Status

40.3%

Labor Force Participation

37.7%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Twiggs County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jeffersonville1035950-85-8.21%
Danville 238220-18-7.56%
Allentown 169161-8-4.73%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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