Worth County, Georgia Population 2019

Worth County, Georgia's estimated population is 20,536 with a growth rate of -0.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Worth County, Georgia is the 89th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201820,299-237-1.15%
201720,536-183-0.88%
201620,719140.07%
201520,705-316-1.50%
201421,021-45-0.21%
201321,066-296-1.39%
201221,362-160-0.74%
201121,522-178-0.82%
201021,7001,9559.90%
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
White14,332
Black or African American5,870
Two or More Races249
American Indian and Alaska Native193
Some Other Race103
Asian62

Worth County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2019

Worth County, Georgia Median Age

42.1


Total

40.7


Male

43.1


Female

Worth County, Georgia Adults

There are 15,940 adults, (3,674 of whom are seniors) in Worth County, Georgia.

Worth County, Georgia Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Worth County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

10,638

51.12%

Male

10,171

48.88%

Worth County, Georgia Households and Families

Worth County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Worth County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All67.6%32.4%
Non Family67.5%32.5%
Male53.2%46.8%
Female33.6%66.4%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8992.6167.6
Married4,0373.0181.5
Non Family2,0991.1967.5
Female1,5413.4133.6
Male2223.4153.2

3.07

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Worth County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0187.20%
9th to 12th Grade2,07614.68%
High School Graduate5,53339.14%
Some College2,66318.84%
Associates Degree1,2889.11%
Bachelors Degree9546.75%
Graduate Degree6054.28%

Worth County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1418,4551,034
Black3,5122,204375
Hispanic20317032
Native American146131114
Multiple Races114514
Asian5349
Other Race272727

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,847$41,425$24,092
Less Than High School$16,272$24,079$13,235
High School Grad$30,133$40,841$21,659
Some College$35,227$45,650$29,844
Bachelors Degree$47,979$59,938$40,331
Graduate Degree$57,250$71,189$50,585

$32,847

Average Earnings

$41,425

Average Male

$24,092

Average Female

Worth County, Georgia Language

Worth County, Georgia Language by Age

Worth County, Georgia Language

98.35% of Worth County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Worth County, Georgia Poverty

Worth County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,8352,10136.01%
White13,9092,08715.00%
Hispanic40715538.08%
Multiple24910441.77%

21.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.95%

Male Poverty Rate

23.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Worth County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Georgia is Multiple, with 41.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Worth County, Georgia is White, with 15.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.24%
Some College14.76%
High School13.84%
Bachelors or Greater9.43%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.32%
Male Unemployed37.72%
Female Employed12.60%
Male Employed7.52%

Worth County, Georgia Income

Worth County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,369$52,682
Families$47,626$59,727
Married Families$62,484-
Non Families$23,594$31,019

Worth County, Georgia Marital Status

Worth County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Worth County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Worth County, Georgia Veterans

1,307

Number of Veterans

1,218

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam561
First Gulf War305
Second Gulf War175
Korea59
World War II50

Worth County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0599.38%
Black2485.78%

Worth County, Georgia Veterans by Education

2.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Worth County, Georgia Employment Status

54.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

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%
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