Candler County, Georgia Population 2020

Candler County, Georgia's estimated population is 11,058 with a growth rate of 1.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Candler County, Georgia is the 122nd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202011,0581111.01%
201910,9471111.02%
201810,8361111.03%
201710,725-122-1.12%
201610,847-20-0.18%
201510,86780.07%
201410,859-94-0.86%
201310,953-143-1.29%
201211,096-106-0.95%
201111,2021821.65%
201011,0203,27642.30%
19907,7442263.01%
19807,5181,10617.25%
19706,412-260-3.90%
19606,672-1,391-17.25%
19508,063-1,040-11.42%
19409,1031121.25%
19308,991-237-2.57%
19209,2280.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.01%
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State
Founded
1914
County Seat

Candler County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,35567.93%
Black or African American2,57223.76%
Some Other Race3002.77%
Two or More Races2842.62%
Asian2472.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.64%
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Candler County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

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Candler County, Georgia Median Age

37.8


Total

37


Male

39.4


Female

Candler County, Georgia Adults

There are 8,111 adults, (1,845 of whom are seniors) in Candler County, Georgia.

Candler County, Georgia Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Candler County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

5,464

50.47%

Male

5,363

49.53%

Candler County, Georgia Households and Families

Candler County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Candler County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.5%26.5%
All60%40%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Male51.2%48.8%
Female42.2%57.8%

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9652.6660
Married1,7503.0773.5
Non Family1,1351.1153.1
Female7093.7242.2
Male3713.4751.2

3.15

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Candler County, Georgia Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5627.82%
9th to 12th Grade1,12115.60%
High School Graduate2,59636.12%
Some College1,44820.15%
Associates Degree4476.22%
Bachelors Degree6839.50%
Graduate Degree3304.59%
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Candler County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7803,936806
Black1,6321,130117
Hispanic59227833
Other Race1811299
Multiple Races11790
Asian985834
Native American343423

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 67.65%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,487$30,248$18,596
Less Than High School$16,076$21,500$8,186
High School Grad$23,726$26,438$18,077
Some College$27,121$35,588$21,156
Bachelors Degree$41,875$43,813$35,739
Graduate Degree$23,250$23,750$

$24,487

Average Earnings

$30,248

Average Male

$18,596

Average Female

Candler County, Georgia Language

Candler County, Georgia Language by Age

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Candler County, Georgia Language

90.38% of Candler County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.65% of the population.

Candler County, Georgia Poverty

Candler County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,3851,52723.92%
Black2,47690836.67%
Hispanic1,23979163.84%
Multiple28023784.64%
Other30020167.00%
Asian24712249.39%
Native691115.94%

32.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.30%

Male Poverty Rate

36.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Candler County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Candler County, Georgia is Multiple, with 84.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Candler County, Georgia is Native, with 15.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.30%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.87%
High School24.61%
Some College22.34%
Bachelors or Greater6.81%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed83.55%
Male Unemployed35.29%
Female Employed24.74%
Male Employed14.32%

Candler County, Georgia Income

Candler County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,937$48,673
Families$36,845$49,138
Married Families$55,263-
Non Families$19,526$40,978
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Candler County, Georgia Marital Status

Candler County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Candler County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Candler 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.

Candler County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Candler County, Georgia Veterans

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839

Number of Veterans

809

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam357
Second Gulf War182
First Gulf War137
Korea86
World War II41
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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64246
65 to 74205
75+148
35 to 54128
18 to 34112
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Name Veterans % of Total
White63911.28%
Black1346.96%
Hispanic11015.43%
Other6634.74%

Candler County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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20.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Candler County, Georgia Employment Status

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54.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

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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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76.05%

Born in Georgia

95.51%

Native Born

4.49%

Foreign Born

3.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.51% of Candler County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 76.05% having been born in Georgia. 3.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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