Worth County, Georgia Population 2018

Worth County, Georgia's estimated population is 20,533 with a growth rate of -2.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Worth County, Georgia is the 88th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,533-455-2.17%
201620,9882691.30%
201620,719180.09%
201520,701-321-1.53%
201421,022-48-0.23%
201321,070-295-1.38%
201221,365-160-0.74%
201121,525-178-0.82%
201021,7031,9589.92%
199019,7451,6819.31%
198018,0643,29422.30%
197014,770-1,912-11.46%
196016,682-2,675-13.82%
195019,357-2,017-9.44%
194021,3742801.33%
193021,094-2,769-11.60%
192023,8634,71624.63%
191019,1474832.59%
190018,6648,61685.75%
189010,0484,15670.54%
18805,8922,11455.96%
18703,7781,01536.74%
18602,7630.00%

Worth County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,471
Black or African American6,167
Two or More Races114
Some Other Race103
Asian100
American Indian and Alaska Native33

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

Worth 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

Worth County, Georgia Median Age

41


Total

40.1


Male

42.1


Female

Worth County, Georgia Adults

There are 16,140 adults, (3,547 of which are seniors) in Worth County, Georgia.

Worth County, Georgia Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Worth County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

10,762

51.28%

Male

10,226

48.72%

Worth County, Georgia Households and Families

Worth County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Worth County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family69.1%30.9%
Male52.6%47.4%
Female42.6%57.4%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Worth County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8732.6570.3
Married3,9203.1182.1
Non Family2,2971.1469.1
Female1,4433.5842.6
Male2133.952.6

3.2

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Worth County, Georgia Households

Worth County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1017.70%
9th to 12th Grade2,12414.86%
High School Graduate5,81440.67%
Some College2,68918.81%
Associates Degree1,1077.74%
Bachelors Degree9816.86%
Graduate Degree4793.35%

Worth County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1288,330937
Black3,7172,458483
Hispanic28714924
Asian8979
Multiple Races70424
Native American261912
Other Race101010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Worth County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,165$39,680$22,393
Less Than High School$20,882$23,324$13,958
High School Grad$27,408$40,089$21,357
Some College$32,838$48,365$26,902
Bachelors Degree$43,750$71,278$25,750
Graduate Degree$49,537$92,946$47,083

$29,165

Average Earnings

$39,680

Average Male

$22,393

Average Female

Worth County, Georgia Language

Worth County, Georgia Language by Age

Worth County, Georgia Language

97.78% of Worth County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 2.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.84% of the population.

Worth County, Georgia Poverty

Worth County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,9682,03314.55%
Black6,1161,52925.00%
Hispanic42822352.10%
Multiple1146052.63%

18.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.74%

Male Poverty Rate

19.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Worth County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Georgia is Multiple, with 52.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Georgia is White, with 14.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.50%.

Worth County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.87%
Some College13.56%
High School10.96%
Bachelors or Greater10.86%

Worth County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.03%
Female Unemployed22.82%
Female Employed8.66%
Male Employed6.12%

Worth County, Georgia Income

Worth County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,684$50,805
Families$45,335$59,109
Married Families$57,044$
Non Families$23,458$28,832

Worth County, Georgia Marital Status

Worth County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Worth County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Worth 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.

Worth County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Worth County, Georgia Veterans

Worth County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,499

Number of Veterans

1,386

Male Veterans

113

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam540
First Gulf War386
Second Gulf War293
Korea75
World War II71

Worth County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54473
65 to 74397
55 to 64266
75+228
18 to 34135

Worth County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1159.75%
Black3768.36%
2 or More810.81%

Worth County, Georgia Veterans by Education

4.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Worth County, Georgia Employment Status

Worth County, Georgia Employment by Age

56.7%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Worth County, Georgia Employment by Race

Worth County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Worth County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sylvester61886064-124-2.00%
Poulan851803-48-5.64%
Warwick423409-14-3.31%
Sumner427402-25-5.85%
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