Echols County, Georgia Population 2020

Echols County, Georgia's estimated population is 4,134 with a growth rate of 1.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Echols County, Georgia is the 153rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20204,134671.65%
20194,067671.68%
20184,000671.70%
20173,933-30-0.76%
20163,963-74-1.83%
20154,0370.00%
20144,037411.03%
20133,996260.65%
20123,970-97-2.39%
20114,067481.19%
20104,0191,68572.19%
19902,334371.61%
19802,29737319.39%
19701,924482.56%
19601,876-618-24.78%
19502,494-470-15.86%
19402,9642208.02%
19302,744-569-17.17%
19203,31340.12%
19103,3091003.12%
19003,2091304.22%
18903,07952620.60%
18802,55357529.07%
18701,97848732.66%
18601,4910.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.65%
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Founded
December 13, 1858
County Seat

Echols County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,94673.76%
Some Other Race66216.57%
Two or More Races1614.03%
Black or African American1433.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native822.05%

Echols County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Echols County, Georgia Median Age

40.9


Total

43.5


Male

38.9


Female

Echols County, Georgia Adults

There are 3,133 adults, (646 of whom are seniors) in Echols County, Georgia.

Echols County, Georgia Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Echols County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

2,021

50.60%

Male

1,973

49.40%

Echols County, Georgia Households and Families

Echols County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Echols County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
Female74.9%25.1%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family56.5%43.5%
Male37.9%62.1%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5592.5669.9
Married8253.0980
Non Family4801.1656.5
Female1673.9574.9
Male872.637.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Echols County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32811.58%
9th to 12th Grade47916.91%
High School Graduate1,08138.17%
Some College52318.47%
Associates Degree1716.04%
Bachelors Degree1665.86%
Graduate Degree842.97%

Echols County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0401,693240
Hispanic572187
Other Race395181
Black1297810
Native American4325
Multiple Races3630

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 83.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,802$34,839$30,974
Less Than High School$20,688$21,917$
High School Grad$37,813$41,813$30,417
Some College$31,444$35,493$30,216
Bachelors Degree$40,984$40,972$40,991
Graduate Degree$39,750$$39,821

$32,802

Average Earnings

$34,839

Average Male

$30,974

Average Female

Echols County, Georgia Language

Echols County, Georgia Language by Age

Echols County, Georgia Language

79.33% of Echols County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 20.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.12% of the population.

Echols County, Georgia Poverty

Echols County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic98460461.38%
Other66245368.43%
White2,67940315.04%
Black1434632.17%
Multiple1611710.56%

26.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.80%

Male Poverty Rate

27.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Echols County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Echols County, Georgia is Other, with 68.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Echols County, Georgia is Multiple, with 10.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School56.88%
High School15.54%
Some College12.97%
Bachelors or Greater10.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.50%
Male Employed15.61%
Female Unemployed11.90%
Female Employed8.90%

Echols County, Georgia Income

Echols County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,447$49,422
Families$50,184$61,633
Married Families$53,050-
Non Families$18,558$21,363

Echols County, Georgia Marital Status

Echols County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Echols County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Echols 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 35-44.

Echols County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Echols County, Georgia Veterans

128

Number of Veterans

128

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam53
Korea34
Second Gulf War15
World War II10
First Gulf War6
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7436
75+34
35 to 5426
55 to 6417
18 to 3415
Name Veterans % of Total
White1034.41%
2 or More2113.04%
Indian49.30%

$Echols County, Georgia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Echols County, Georgia Employment Status

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Echols 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

60.27%

Born in Georgia

92.76%

Native Born

7.24%

Foreign Born

4.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.76% of Echols County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 60.27% having been born in Georgia. 4.33% 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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