Appling County, Georgia Population 2020

Appling County, Georgia's estimated population is 18,645 with a growth rate of 0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Appling County, Georgia is the 100th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202018,645690.37%
201918,576690.37%
201818,507690.37%
201718,438140.08%
201618,42410.01%
201518,423-53-0.29%
201418,4761010.55%
201318,375-13-0.07%
201218,388-70-0.38%
201118,4581250.68%
201018,3332,58916.44%
199015,7441791.15%
198015,5652,83922.31%
197012,726-520-3.93%
196013,246-757-5.41%
195014,003-494-3.41%
194014,4971,1838.89%
193013,3142,72025.67%
192010,594-1,724-14.00%
191012,318-18-0.15%
190012,3363,66042.19%
18908,6763,40064.44%
18805,2761903.74%
18705,08689621.38%
18604,1901,24142.08%
18502,94989743.71%
18402,05258439.78%
18301,46820416.14%
18201,2640.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.37%
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Founded
December 15, 1818
County Seat

Appling County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,03376.04%
Black or African American3,36318.22%
Some Other Race5432.94%
Two or More Races3041.65%
Asian1390.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native720.39%

Appling County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Appling County, Georgia Median Age

39


Total

36


Male

42.3


Female

Appling County, Georgia Adults

There are 13,845 adults, (3,052 of whom are seniors) in Appling County, Georgia.

Appling County, Georgia Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Appling County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,101

49.32%

Male

9,353

50.68%

Appling County, Georgia Households and Families

Appling County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Appling County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87.8%12.2%
Married83.5%16.5%
All73%27%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female51.5%48.5%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6822.6873
Married3,6193.0883.5
Non Family1,7481.1262.8
Female1,0853.6651.5
Male2303.7887.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Appling County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0958.89%
9th to 12th Grade2,05316.66%
High School Graduate4,72238.32%
Some College2,44219.82%
Associates Degree8186.64%
Bachelors Degree6935.62%
Graduate Degree5004.06%

Appling County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,1427,1721,068
Black2,2091,47684
Hispanic86244130
Other Race246133
Asian6137
Multiple Races5831
Native American221811

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 81.82%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,184$35,292$22,656
Less Than High School$18,140$23,977$14,178
High School Grad$27,176$31,791$22,984
Some College$29,512$52,618$21,674
Bachelors Degree$53,029$55,573$52,500
Graduate Degree$51,150$51,667$50,673

$29,184

Average Earnings

$35,292

Average Male

$22,656

Average Female

Appling County, Georgia Language

Appling County, Georgia Language by Age

Appling County, Georgia Language

90.72% of Appling County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.20% of the population.

Appling County, Georgia Poverty

Appling County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,5712,54920.28%
Black3,15288928.20%
Hispanic1,80367137.22%
Other5437614.00%
Asian1397251.80%
Multiple298103.36%
Native7245.56%

23.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.83%

Male Poverty Rate

24.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Appling County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Appling County, Georgia is Asian, with 51.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Appling County, Georgia is Multiple, with 3.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.34%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.27%
High School19.71%
Some College10.73%
Bachelors or Greater4.22%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.36%
Male Unemployed21.32%
Female Employed11.62%
Male Employed8.47%

Appling County, Georgia Income

Appling County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,561$53,155
Families$48,201$61,000
Married Families$60,995-
Non Families$21,375$27,313

Appling County, Georgia Marital Status

Appling County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Appling County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Appling 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.

Appling County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Appling County, Georgia Veterans

1,050

Number of Veterans

995

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam349
Second Gulf War237
First Gulf War185
Korea127
World War II23
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74305
35 to 54295
75+213
55 to 64146
18 to 3491
Name Veterans % of Total
White8237.65%
Black1967.76%
Hispanic646.29%
2 or More3125.20%

$Appling County, Georgia Veterans by Education

6.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Appling County, Georgia Employment Status

54%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Appling County, Georgia 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

79.35%

Born in Georgia

96.06%

Native Born

3.94%

Foreign Born

2.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.06% of Appling County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 79.35% having been born in Georgia. 2.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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