Wilkinson County, Georgia Population 2019

Wilkinson County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,959 with a growth rate of -0.98% 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
20178,959-89-0.98%
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
White5,380
Black or African American3,491
Two or More Races194
Some Other Race66
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8
American Indian and Alaska Native8

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

Wilkinson County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Wilkinson County, Georgia Median Age

42.5


Total

41.6


Male

43.3


Female

Wilkinson County, Georgia Adults

There are 7,028 adults, (1,624 of whom are seniors) in Wilkinson County, Georgia.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilkinson County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

4,762

52.06%

Male

4,385

47.94%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Households and Families

Wilkinson County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Wilkinson County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All76.6%23.4%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
Female66.2%33.8%
Male48.1%51.9%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilkinson County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2882.7576.6
Married1,5333.2787.7
Non Family1,0731.1169.5
Female5474.0766.2
Male1354.5448.1

3.48

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

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 Grade3255.20%
9th to 12th Grade76212.19%
High School Graduate3,25952.12%
Some College1,01316.20%
Associates Degree3335.33%
Bachelors Degree3455.52%
Graduate Degree2163.45%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7493,186406
Black2,3371,852146
Hispanic112838
Multiple Races3937
Other Race31208
Islander8
Native American881

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 25.81%.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,930$37,161$25,527
Less Than High School$23,438$37,250$15,357
High School Grad$26,678$32,083$22,703
Some College$31,345$50,691$24,493
Bachelors Degree$36,250$25,000$45,147
Graduate Degree$44,511$43,947$45,875

$29,930

Average Earnings

$37,161

Average Male

$25,527

Average Female

Wilkinson County, Georgia Language

Wilkinson County, Georgia Language by Age

Wilkinson County, Georgia Language

97.88% of Wilkinson County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,4231,09231.90%
White5,16691417.69%
Hispanic2485923.79%
Multiple1943719.07%
Other663350.00%
Islander88100.00%
Native7228.57%

23.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.95%

Male Poverty Rate

24.64%

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 White, with 17.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.51%.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.85%
High School19.10%
Some College7.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.82%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.91%
Male Unemployed30.35%
Female Employed10.30%
Male Employed5.36%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Income

Wilkinson County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,711$50,324
Families$50,347$57,240
Married Families$65,021$
Non Families$23,350$35,185

Wilkinson County, Georgia Marital Status

Wilkinson County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

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 35To44.

Wilkinson County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


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

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by War

443

Number of Veterans

421

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam241
Second Gulf War57
First Gulf War49
World War II32
Korea29

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64132
65 to 74118
35 to 5490
75+84
18 to 3419

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3057.24%
Black1385.10%

Wilkinson County, Georgia Veterans by Education

8.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilkinson County, Georgia Employment Status

Wilkinson County, Georgia Employment by Age

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

8.8%

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