Hephzibah, Georgia Population 2020

3,899

Hephzibah is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 3,899, it is the 168th largest city in Georgia and the 5474th largest city in the United States. Hephzibah is currently declining at a rate of -0.54% annually and its population has decreased by -2.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,011 in 2010. Hephzibah reached it's highest population of 4,045 in 2012. Spanning over 20 miles, Hephzibah has a population density of 200 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hephzibah is $66,358 with a poverty rate of 21.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $745 per month, and the median house value is $119,100. The median age in Hephzibah is 42.5 years, 42.1 years for males, and 44.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.2 males.

Hephzibah Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hephzibah was:

  • White: 65.69%
  • Black or African American: 30.63%
  • Two or more races: 2.79%
  • Asian: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hephzibah, Georgia is 3,899, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,941.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,011.

Hephzibah, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,61065.69%
Black or African American1,21730.63%
Two or More Races1112.79%
Asian350.88%

Hephzibah Population Pyramid 2020

Hephzibah Median Age

42.5


Total

42.1


Male

44.3


Female

Hephzibah Adults

There are 3,091 adults, (631 of whom are seniors) in Hephzibah.

Hephzibah Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hephzibah Sex Ratio

Female

2,025

50.97%

Male

1,948

49.03%

Hephzibah Households and Families

Hephzibah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hephzibah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married81.7%18.3%
All76.2%23.8%
Non Family70.6%29.4%
Female51.3%48.7%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5232.6176.2
Married9123.1581.7
Non Family4111.0770.6
Female1523.5251.3
Male482.6100

3.09

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hephzibah Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1144.08%
9th to 12th Grade41114.73%
High School Graduate1,01536.37%
Some College70325.19%
Associates Degree1906.81%
Bachelors Degree2207.88%
Graduate Degree1384.94%

Hephzibah Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8401,476196
Black818667155
Hispanic6757
Asian3535
Multiple Races31317

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 22.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,177$41,038$31,688
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,862$49,408$12,173
Some College$37,478$39,271$36,667
Bachelors Degree$35,714$40,170$
Graduate Degree$52,574$$43,438

$35,177

Average Earnings

$41,038

Average Male

$31,688

Average Female

Hephzibah Language

Hephzibah Language by Age

Hephzibah Language

95.66% of Hephzibah residents speak only English, while 4.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

Hephzibah Poverty

Hephzibah Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,47553321.54%
Black1,21726822.02%
Multiple1116154.95%

21.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.51%

Male Poverty Rate

23.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hephzibah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hephzibah is Multiple, with 54.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hephzibah is White, with 21.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.71%
High School14.19%
Some College11.42%
Bachelors or Greater7.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.27%
Male Unemployed17.65%
Female Employed14.46%
Male Employed7.66%

Hephzibah Income

Hephzibah Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,217$66,358
Families$66,019$80,003
Married Families$72,697-
Non Families$20,685$27,022

Hephzibah Marital Status

Hephzibah Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hephzibah Married by Age and Sex

Hephzibah Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hephzibah Marital Status by Race

Hephzibah Veterans

493

Number of Veterans

349

Male Veterans

144

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam188
First Gulf War177
Second Gulf War118
Korea18
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54172
65 to 74156
55 to 64100
75+47
18 to 3418
Name Veterans % of Total
White24511.38%
Black22325.54%
2 or More2580.65%
Hispanic129.76%

$Hephzibah Veterans by Education

2.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hephzibah Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Hephzibah Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

65.22%

Born in Georgia

98.77%

Native Born

1.23%

Foreign Born

0.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.77% of Hephzibah residents were born in the United States, with 65.22% having been born in Georgia. 0.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,899-21-0.54%
20193,920-21-0.53%
20183,941-13-0.33%
20173,954-21-0.53%
20163,975-11-0.28%
20153,986-20-0.50%
20144,006-20-0.50%
20134,026-19-0.47%
20124,045290.72%
20114,016-17-0.42%
20104,0331530.39%
20003,8801,0743.29%
19902,8060.00%