Bacon County, Georgia Population 2020

Bacon County, Georgia's estimated population is 11,083 with a growth rate of -0.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bacon County, Georgia is the 121st largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202011,083-51-0.46%
201911,134-51-0.46%
201811,185-51-0.45%
201711,236-65-0.58%
201611,301590.52%
201511,242670.60%
201411,17570.06%
201311,168260.23%
201211,14230.03%
201111,139840.76%
201011,0551,48915.57%
19909,5661871.99%
19809,3791,14613.92%
19708,233-126-1.51%
19608,359-581-6.50%
19508,94084410.42%
19408,0961,04114.76%
19307,0555959.21%
19206,4600.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.46%
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Founded
July 27, 1914
County Seat

Bacon County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,07380.81%
Black or African American1,71415.27%
Two or More Races2982.65%
Some Other Race880.78%
Asian300.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.22%

Bacon County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Bacon County, Georgia Median Age

37


Total

35.2


Male

38.4


Female

Bacon County, Georgia Adults

There are 8,359 adults, (1,700 of whom are seniors) in Bacon County, Georgia.

Bacon County, Georgia Age Dependency

68.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bacon County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

5,664

50.45%

Male

5,564

49.55%

Bacon County, Georgia Households and Families

Bacon County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bacon County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Male52%48%
Female31.8%68.2%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9662.6568.4
Married2,0773.0485
Non Family1,1011.1859.9
Female6113.3531.8
Male1774.8452

3.11

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bacon County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3985.36%
9th to 12th Grade97413.11%
High School Graduate3,11241.89%
Some College1,59921.52%
Associates Degree5978.04%
Bachelors Degree4395.91%
Graduate Degree3104.17%

Bacon County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,8334,977661
Black1,00376555
Hispanic49123232
Multiple Races72631
Other Race4029
Asian3020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 87.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,730$31,006$24,592
Less Than High School$17,759$16,250$24,741
High School Grad$27,385$33,849$21,450
Some College$27,418$37,632$22,254
Bachelors Degree$39,833$68,688$26,528
Graduate Degree$54,073$68,571$53,438

$26,730

Average Earnings

$31,006

Average Male

$24,592

Average Female

Bacon County, Georgia Language

Bacon County, Georgia Language by Age

Bacon County, Georgia Language

92.66% of Bacon County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 7.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.13% of the population.

Bacon County, Georgia Poverty

Bacon County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,8901,52519.33%
Black1,43066946.78%
Hispanic90650255.41%
Multiple26016362.69%
Islander2525100.00%

27.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.29%

Male Poverty Rate

28.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bacon County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bacon County, Georgia is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bacon County, Georgia is White, with 19.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.66%
High School23.67%
Some College18.00%
Bachelors or Greater6.47%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.76%
Female Unemployed42.07%
Female Employed15.96%
Male Employed12.68%

Bacon County, Georgia Income

Bacon County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,964$50,975
Families$45,763$57,034
Married Families$58,583-
Non Families$15,901$29,015

Bacon County, Georgia Marital Status

Bacon County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bacon County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Bacon 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 45-54.

Bacon County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Bacon County, Georgia Veterans

728

Number of Veterans

646

Male Veterans

82

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam344
First Gulf War82
Second Gulf War64
Korea46
World War II37
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74255
75+169
55 to 64169
35 to 54124
18 to 3411
Name Veterans % of Total
White5668.20%
Black14812.37%
2 or More116.59%
Asian310.00%

$Bacon County, Georgia Veterans by Education

11.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bacon County, Georgia Employment Status

50.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Bacon 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

76.69%

Born in Georgia

96.44%

Native Born

3.56%

Foreign Born

3.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.44% of Bacon County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 76.69% having been born in Georgia. 3.04% 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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