Brooks County, Georgia Population 2022

Brooks County, Georgia's estimated population is 15,391 with a growth rate of -0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brooks County, Georgia is the 107th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 16,246 and has seen a growth of -5.26% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18606,3560.00%
18708,3421,98631.25%
188011,7273,38540.58%
189013,9792,25219.20%
190018,6064,62733.10%
191023,8325,22628.09%
192024,5387062.96%
193021,330-3,208-13.07%
194020,497-833-3.91%
195018,169-2,328-11.36%
196015,292-2,877-15.83%
197013,739-1,553-10.16%
198015,2551,51611.03%
199015,3981430.94%
201016,2468485.51%
201115,982-264-1.63%
201215,617-365-2.28%
201315,649320.20%
201415,526-123-0.79%
201515,6701440.93%
201615,725550.35%
201715,617-108-0.69%
201815,479-138-0.88%
201915,457-22-0.14%
202015,435-22-0.14%
202115,413-22-0.14%
202215,391-22-0.14%
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Brooks County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,04258.16%
Black or African American5,59335.97%
Asian960.62%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.11%
Some Other Race5173.33%
Two or More Races2831.82%
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Brooks County, Georgia Population by Race

Brooks County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Brooks County, Georgia Median Age

43.6


Total

42.2


Male

45.4


Female

Brooks County, Georgia Adults

There are 12,120 adults, (2,972 of whom are seniors) in Brooks County, Georgia.

Brooks County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Brooks County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

8,035

51.68%

Male

7,513

48.32%

Brooks County, Georgia Population by Age

Brooks County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brooks County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
Male72.2%27.8%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family68.2%31.8%
Female39.6%60.4%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brooks County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,3922.4169.9
Married2,9952.9979.7
Male2663.4572.2
Female8573.4339.6
Non Family2,2741.1468.2

3.08

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Brooks County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6535.91%
9th to 12th Grade1,12610.20%
High School Graduate3,73133.79%
Some College2,49322.58%
Associates Degree1,21811.03%
Bachelors Degree1,31811.94%
Graduate Degree5034.56%
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Brooks County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brooks County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic545456155
White6,5865,7101,268
2+ Races12311519
Black3,7232,992417
Other Race24222326
Asian9619

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 93.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 28.44%.

Brooks County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,211$36,612$25,906
Less Than 9th Grade$15,451$25,242$11,329
High School Graduate$27,415$30,465$23,102
Some College$32,919$45,880$26,143
Bachelors Degree$33,737$$31,396
Graduate Degree$51,429$51,490$50,625

$31,211

Average Earnings

$36,612

Average Male

$25,906

Average Female

Brooks County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brooks County, Georgia Language by Age

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Brooks County, Georgia Language

96.28% of Brooks County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.75% of the population.

Brooks County, Georgia Language

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander1717100.00%
Hispanic90943147.41%
Black5,5462,07037.32%
Multiple2833913.78%
White8,5641,08112.62%
Other256NaN%

22.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.75%

Male Poverty Rate

24.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brooks County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brooks County, Georgia is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.70%.

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.60%
High School21.55%
Some College15.66%
Bachelors or Greater8.79%

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.84%
Male Unemployed29.06%
Female Employed10.18%
Female Unemployed52.42%

Brooks County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brooks County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,516$60,643
Families$53,731$76,771
Married Families$62,327-
Non Families$18,528$30,705
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Income by Household Type

Brooks County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Brooks County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Brooks County, Georgia 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 55-64.

Brooks County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Brooks County, Georgia Marital Status

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982

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War125
First Gulf War213
Vietnam394
Korea68
World War II3

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3410
35 to 54237
55 to 64232
65 to 74253
75+250

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7049.39%
Black2485.99%
Other Race2610.74%
2+ Races43.25%
Hispanic152.46%

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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7.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brooks County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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54.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Brooks County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Brooks County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Brooks County, Georgia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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68.81%

Born in Brooks County, Georgia

97.00%

Native Born

3.00%

Foreign Born

1.97%

Non Citizen

1.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.00% of Brooks County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 68.81% having been born in Georgia. 1.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brooks County, Georgia Place of Birth

  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

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