White County, Georgia Population 2018

White County, Georgia's estimated population is 29,453 with a growth rate of 2.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. White County, Georgia is the 61st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,509-944-3.21%
201729,4536282.18%
201628,8254281.51%
201528,3973621.29%
201428,0351990.71%
201327,8362030.73%
201227,6332260.82%
201127,4072020.74%
201027,20514,199109.17%
199013,0062,88628.52%
198010,1202,37830.72%
19707,74280711.64%
19606,93598416.54%
19505,951-466-7.26%
19406,4173615.96%
19306,056-49-0.80%
19206,10599519.47%
19105,110-802-13.57%
19005,912-239-3.89%
18906,15181015.17%
18805,34173515.96%
18704,6061,29138.94%
18603,3150.00%

White County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,930
Black or African American586
Two or More Races424
Some Other Race350
Asian151
American Indian and Alaska Native67
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

White County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Male Population2004006008001,0001,2001,400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

White County, Georgia Median Age

45.1


Total

43.7


Male

46.9


Female

White County, Georgia Adults

There are 22,538 adults, (5,899 of whom are seniors) in White County, Georgia.

White County, Georgia Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

14,695

51.55%

Male

13,814

48.45%

White County, Georgia Households and Families

White County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

White County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family67.6%32.4%
Female50.1%49.9%
Male35.9%64.1%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

White County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2502.573.1
Married6,5862.9681.6
Non Family3,2621.1667.6
Female1,0013.650.1
Male4013.0435.9

2.96

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

White County, Georgia Households

White County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6733.35%
9th to 12th Grade2,28811.40%
High School Graduate6,36831.74%
Some College4,82524.05%
Associates Degree1,8539.23%
Bachelors Degree2,39611.94%
Graduate Degree1,6638.29%

White County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,88916,1243,870
Black47543170
Hispanic47541871
Multiple Races18813923
Other Race923737
Asian754825
Native American3838
Islander11

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 40.22%.

White County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,795$38,210$23,163
Less Than High School$26,385$30,556$20,161
High School Grad$27,904$34,345$19,756
Some College$27,517$34,572$21,533
Bachelors Degree$39,313$47,667$35,266
Graduate Degree$53,771$61,786$36,399

$30,795

Average Earnings

$38,210

Average Male

$23,163

Average Female

White County, Georgia Language

White County, Georgia Language by Age

White County, Georgia Language

94.92% of White County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.81% of the population.

White County, Georgia Poverty

White County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,0734,33116.61%
Other35031389.43%
Hispanic86122526.13%
Multiple4105613.66%
Black484479.71%
Asian15185.30%
Islander11100.00%

17.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.87%

Male Poverty Rate

19.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Georgia is Asian, with 5.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.26%.

White County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.07%
High School15.51%
Some College11.72%
Bachelors or Greater6.01%

White County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.45%
Male Unemployed24.40%
Female Employed11.52%
Male Employed9.65%

White County, Georgia Income

White County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,944$58,630
Families$52,122$66,203
Married Families$59,751$
Non Families$22,500$37,092

White County, Georgia Marital Status

White County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

White County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

White County, Georgia Marriage

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

White County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

White County, Georgia Veterans

White County, Georgia Veterans by War

2,354

Number of Veterans

2,163

Male Veterans

191

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam979
Korea295
First Gulf War243
Second Gulf War128
World War II65

White County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74990
75+597
35 to 54460
55 to 64261
18 to 3446

White County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,32410.86%
Indian1223.08%
2 or More115.45%
Black71.24%

White County, Georgia Veterans by Education

4.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Georgia Employment Status

White County, Georgia Employment by Age

53%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

White County, Georgia Employment by Race

White County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in White County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cleveland3463385138811.20%
Helen510542326.27%
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