Colquitt County, Georgia Population 2022

Colquitt County, Georgia's estimated population is 46,035 with a growth rate of 0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Colquitt County, Georgia is the 44th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 45,634 and has seen a growth of 0.88% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18601,3160.00%
18701,65433825.68%
18802,52787352.78%
18904,7942,26789.71%
190013,6368,842184.44%
191019,7896,15345.12%
192029,3329,54348.22%
193030,6221,2904.40%
194033,0122,3907.80%
195033,9999872.99%
196034,048490.14%
197032,200-1,848-5.43%
198035,3763,1769.86%
199036,6451,2693.59%
201045,6348,98924.53%
201145,7721380.30%
201246,0132410.53%
201346,1261130.25%
201445,864-262-0.57%
201545,466-398-0.87%
201645,429-37-0.08%
201745,480510.11%
201845,455-25-0.05%
201945,6001450.32%
202045,7451450.32%
202145,8901450.32%
202246,0351450.32%
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Colquitt County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,48962.60%
Black or African American10,68123.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native5041.11%
Asian3460.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.02%
Some Other Race4,3999.67%
Two or More Races1,0822.38%
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Colquitt County, Georgia Population by Race

Colquitt County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Colquitt County, Georgia Median Age

37.3


Total

35.3


Male

38.6


Female

Colquitt County, Georgia Adults

There are 33,749 adults, (6,906 of whom are seniors) in Colquitt County, Georgia.

Colquitt County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Colquitt County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

22,909

50.34%

Male

22,601

49.66%

Colquitt County, Georgia Population by Age

Colquitt County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colquitt County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All62.3%37.7%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Male48.5%51.5%
Female31.3%68.7%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colquitt County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,8652.8262.3
Married6,6413.3682
Male9254.6548.5
Female2,6463.9431.3
Non Family5,6531.3555.9

3.5

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

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Colquitt County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9499.90%
9th to 12th Grade4,61615.50%
High School Graduate11,40838.30%
Some College4,84016.25%
Associates Degree1,8986.37%
Bachelors Degree2,2307.49%
Graduate Degree1,8426.18%
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Colquitt County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colquitt County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18,30315,5103,514
Asian24110737
2+ Races44830747
Black6,5174,911329
Native American207428
Hispanic4,4311,483147
Other Race2,29143347
Islander9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.20%.

Colquitt County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,039$30,774$26,008
Less Than 9th Grade$20,336$21,422$16,631
High School Graduate$25,218$27,307$22,801
Some College$32,254$45,168$26,816
Bachelors Degree$51,350$52,228$45,635
Graduate Degree$51,396$62,404$48,125

$28,039

Average Earnings

$30,774

Average Male

$26,008

Average Female

Colquitt County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colquitt County, Georgia Language by Age

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Colquitt County, Georgia Language

82.30% of Colquitt County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 17.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.47% of the population.

Colquitt County, Georgia Language

Colquitt County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic8,7553,53740.40%
Black10,3243,67235.57%
Multiple99917217.22%
White24,9513,57714.34%
Asian3464111.85%
Native504336.55%
Other2,184NaN%

24.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.31%

Male Poverty Rate

26.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colquitt County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colquitt County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 40.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colquitt 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 8.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.08%.

Colquitt County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.18%
High School18.43%
Some College15.19%
Bachelors or Greater8.67%

Colquitt County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed11.81%
Male Unemployed15.93%
Female Employed11.00%
Female Unemployed44.42%

Colquitt County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colquitt County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,799$54,362
Families$48,116$64,638
Married Families$67,159-
Non Families$20,146$32,600
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Income by Household Type

Colquitt County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Colquitt County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Colquitt 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 45-54.

Colquitt County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Colquitt County, Georgia Marital Status

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2,087

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War406
First Gulf War449
Vietnam881
Korea102
World War II83

Colquitt County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34174
35 to 54422
55 to 64453
65 to 74569
75+469

Colquitt County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5887.12%
Black4395.80%
Islander9100.00%
Other Race170.63%
2+ Races346.05%
Hispanic1112.02%

Colquitt County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Colquitt County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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8.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colquitt County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Colquitt County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Colquitt County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Colquitt 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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71.79%

Born in Colquitt County, Georgia

90.24%

Native Born

9.76%

Foreign Born

7.58%

Non Citizen

2.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.24% of Colquitt County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 71.79% having been born in Georgia. 7.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Colquitt 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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