Washington County, Georgia Population 2018

Washington County, Georgia's estimated population is 20,313 with a growth rate of -1.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Georgia is the 89th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,313-367-1.77%
201620,6803371.66%
201620,343-397-1.91%
201520,7401850.90%
201420,555-22-0.11%
201320,577-220-1.06%
201220,797-176-0.84%
201120,973-124-0.59%
201021,0971,98510.39%
199019,1122701.43%
198018,8421,3627.79%
197017,480-1,423-7.53%
196018,903-2,109-10.04%
195021,012-3,218-13.28%
194024,230-800-3.20%
193025,030-3,117-11.07%
192028,147-27-0.10%
191028,174-53-0.19%
190028,2272,99011.85%
189025,2373,27314.90%
188021,9646,12238.64%
187015,8423,14424.76%
186012,6989327.92%
185011,7661,20111.37%
184010,5657457.59%
18309,820-807-7.59%
182010,6276876.91%
18109,940-360-3.50%
180010,3005,748126.27%
17904,5520.00%

Washington County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American10,952
White9,346
Two or More Races220
Some Other Race82
Asian80

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

Washington 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

Washington County, Georgia Median Age

40.3


Total

38.1


Male

42.6


Female

Washington County, Georgia Adults

There are 15,986 adults, (3,288 of which are seniors) in Washington County, Georgia.

Washington County, Georgia Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

10,244

49.54%

Male

10,436

50.46%

Washington County, Georgia Households and Families

Washington County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
Male70.5%29.5%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Female51.2%48.8%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3812.5669.8
Married3,0942.9483.4
Non Family2,2111.1364.4
Female1,6293.5651.2
Male4473.470.5

3.16

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, Georgia Households

Washington County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9576.77%
9th to 12th Grade2,06514.60%
High School Graduate5,75840.70%
Some College2,60618.42%
Associates Degree1,0207.21%
Bachelors Degree1,2178.60%
Graduate Degree5233.70%

Washington County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black7,1324,978367
White6,6805,9781,338
Hispanic25695
Asian575714
Multiple Races563818
Other Race50243

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 32.14%.

Washington County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,888$34,758$22,994
Less Than High School$18,220$26,250$12,073
High School Grad$25,067$32,202$15,141
Some College$28,459$37,076$24,926
Bachelors Degree$51,314$52,500$42,604
Graduate Degree$50,363$66,250$41,875

$28,888

Average Earnings

$34,758

Average Male

$22,994

Average Female

Washington County, Georgia Language

Washington County, Georgia Language by Age

Washington County, Georgia Language

97.13% of Washington County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 2.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.04% of the population.

Washington County, Georgia Poverty

Washington County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,8433,75838.18%
White8,48691810.82%
Hispanic35125672.93%
Multiple2198036.53%
Other47612.77%
Asian6911.45%

26.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.46%

Male Poverty Rate

30.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 72.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Georgia is Asian, with 1.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.30%.

Washington County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.61%
High School23.68%
Some College14.48%
Bachelors or Greater6.11%

Washington County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.76%
Male Unemployed26.17%
Female Employed17.98%
Male Employed6.23%

Washington County, Georgia Income

Washington County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,417$50,354
Families$46,630$58,320
Married Families$63,659$
Non Families$18,464$30,718

Washington County, Georgia Marital Status

Washington County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Washington 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.

Washington County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Washington County, Georgia Veterans

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,189

Number of Veterans

1,155

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam513
First Gulf War311
Second Gulf War189
Korea61
World War II8

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54355
65 to 74348
55 to 64237
75+193
18 to 3456

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7079.47%
Black4605.53%
Hispanic175.96%
2 or More1317.57%
Other912.68%

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Georgia Employment Status

Washington County, Georgia Employment by Age

51.7%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Georgia Employment by Race

Washington County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sandersville59125700-212-3.59%
Tennille1539185431520.47%
Davisboro20061697-309-15.40%
Harrison489461-28-5.73%
Oconee259256-3-1.16%
Deepstep131127-4-3.05%
Riddleville9693-3-3.13%
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