White County, Georgia Population 2018

White County, Georgia's estimated population is 29,453 with a growth rate of 4.67% 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
201729,4531,3134.67%
201628,140-685-2.38%
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
White26,542
Black or African American695
Two or More Races411
Some Other Race404
Asian69
American Indian and Alaska Native19

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

White 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

White County, Georgia Median Age

44.5


Total

43.7


Male

46.2


Female

White County, Georgia Adults

There are 22,146 adults, (5,628 of which are seniors) in White County, Georgia.

White County, Georgia Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

14,498

51.52%

Male

13,642

48.48%

White County, Georgia Households and Families

White County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

White County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Male53.5%46.5%
Female50.2%49.8%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

White County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,0162.5272.4
Married6,5972.9778.9
Non Family3,1431.1467.3
Female9793.6350.2
Male2973.4353.5

2.97

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade8844.48%
9th to 12th Grade2,14710.88%
High School Graduate6,20831.45%
Some College4,66623.64%
Associates Degree1,7298.76%
Bachelors Degree2,41712.25%
Graduate Degree1,6878.55%

White County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,54815,7703,902
Black51547893
Hispanic50133663
Multiple Races21317015
Other Race1122323
Asian313131
Native American1919

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 100.00%.

White County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,175$34,491$24,699
Less Than High School$26,042$29,549$14,844
High School Grad$26,353$30,831$17,992
Some College$27,875$32,664$23,750
Bachelors Degree$38,194$49,000$31,789
Graduate Degree$47,340$62,150$36,750

$30,175

Average Earnings

$34,491

Average Male

$24,699

Average Female

White County, Georgia Language

White County, Georgia Language by Age

White County, Georgia Language

95.41% of White County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.62% of the population.

White County, Georgia Poverty

White County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,8004,70018.22%
Other40438194.31%
Hispanic82229235.52%
Multiple3965112.88%
Black587376.30%
Asian581932.76%

19.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.99%

Male Poverty Rate

20.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in White County, Georgia is Other, with 94.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Georgia is Black, with 6.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.08%.

White County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.67%
High School15.35%
Some College12.85%
Bachelors or Greater7.53%

White County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.26%
Male Unemployed37.07%
Female Employed10.20%
Male Employed9.71%

White County, Georgia Income

White County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,264$55,373
Families$50,118$62,189
Married Families$56,312$
Non Families$21,980$34,508

White County, Georgia Marital Status

White County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

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

White County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

White County, Georgia Veterans

White County, Georgia Veterans by War

2,322

Number of Veterans

2,102

Male Veterans

220

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam811
Korea290
First Gulf War236
Second Gulf War168
World War II50

White County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74896
75+570
35 to 54525
55 to 64289
18 to 3442

White County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,31511.00%
Black71.13%

White County, Georgia Veterans by Education

6.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Georgia Employment Status

White County, Georgia Employment by Age

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

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