Wilkinson County, Georgia Population 2018

Wilkinson County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,959 with a growth rate of -3.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilkinson County, Georgia is the 131st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,959-353-3.79%
20169,3122642.92%
20169,048-34-0.37%
20159,082-201-2.17%
20149,283-79-0.84%
20139,362-118-1.24%
20129,480700.74%
20119,410-112-1.18%
20109,522-706-6.90%
199010,228-140-1.35%
198010,36897510.38%
19709,3931431.55%
19609,250-531-5.43%
19509,781-1,244-11.28%
194011,0251811.67%
193010,844-532-4.68%
192011,3761,29812.88%
191010,078-1,362-11.91%
190011,4406596.11%
189010,781-1,280-10.61%
188012,0612,67828.54%
18709,38370.07%
18609,3761,08013.02%
18508,2961,45421.25%
18406,8423295.05%
18306,513-479-6.85%
18206,9924,838224.61%
18102,1540.00%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,515
Black or African American3,564
Two or More Races171
Some Other Race43
American Indian and Alaska Native10
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8
Asian1

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

Wilkinson 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

Wilkinson County, Georgia Median Age

42.8


Total

41.7


Male

43.5


Female

Wilkinson County, Georgia Adults

There are 7,152 adults, (1,658 of which are seniors) in Wilkinson County, Georgia.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilkinson County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

4,858

52.17%

Male

4,454

47.83%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Households and Families

Wilkinson County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wilkinson County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All76.2%23.8%
Female66.3%33.7%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Male62.7%37.3%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilkinson County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2972.7976.2
Married1,5523.3287.8
Non Family1,0281.1166.1
Female5753.9366.3
Male1424.5662.7

3.5

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wilkinson County, Georgia Households

Wilkinson County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3084.80%
9th to 12th Grade80512.53%
High School Graduate3,21750.09%
Some College1,17918.36%
Associates Degree3595.59%
Bachelors Degree3164.92%
Graduate Degree2393.72%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8403,329387
Black2,4071,845152
Hispanic1411109
Other Race25199
Multiple Races1615
Native American10106
Islander8
Asian111

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%.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,094$36,362$24,109
Less Than High School$28,500$41,875$17,159
High School Grad$24,813$31,134$20,054
Some College$30,753$45,500$24,639
Bachelors Degree$46,714$46,667$46,750
Graduate Degree$41,250$41,964$38,636

$29,094

Average Earnings

$36,362

Average Male

$24,109

Average Female

Wilkinson County, Georgia Language

Wilkinson County, Georgia Language by Age

Wilkinson County, Georgia Language

98.36% of Wilkinson County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.64% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.06% of the population.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,5081,04629.82%
White5,27777614.71%
Hispanic2368435.59%
Other433479.07%
Islander88100.00%
Multiple17110.58%

20.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.99%

Male Poverty Rate

23.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilkinson County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilkinson County, Georgia is Multiple, with 0.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.62%.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.87%
High School18.16%
Some College6.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.61%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.56%
Female Unemployed23.60%
Female Employed10.28%
Male Employed4.48%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Income

Wilkinson County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,827$48,870
Families$50,125$55,929
Married Families$63,792$
Non Families$22,090$31,998

Wilkinson County, Georgia Marital Status

Wilkinson County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilkinson County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Wilkinson 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.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by War

483

Number of Veterans

458

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam227
Second Gulf War71
First Gulf War44
Korea38
World War II32

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74128
55 to 64115
35 to 54114
75+96
18 to 3430

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3568.22%
Black1274.63%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilkinson County, Georgia Employment Status

Wilkinson County, Georgia Employment by Age

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.5%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wilkinson County, Georgia Employment by Race

Wilkinson County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wilkinson County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gordon20171952-65-3.22%
Ivey981920-61-6.22%
McIntyre650616-34-5.23%
Irwinton589568-21-3.57%
Toomsboro472444-28-5.93%
Danville 238220-18-7.56%
Allentown 169161-8-4.73%
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