Columbia County, Georgia's estimated population is 164,625 with a growth rate of 1.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Columbia County, Georgia is the 16th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 124,955 and has seen a growth of 31.75% since this time.
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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 asian people with a rate of 51.82%.
90.66% of Columbia County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 9.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.07% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Columbia County, Georgia is Native, with 27.91% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Columbia County, Georgia is Multiple, with 2.56% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.23%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Columbia County, Georgia
92.95% of Columbia County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 47.31% having been born in Georgia. 3.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.