Emanuel County, Georgia Population 2020

Emanuel County, Georgia's estimated population is 22,834 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Emanuel County, Georgia is the 80th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202022,8341110.49%
201922,7231110.49%
201822,6121110.49%
201722,501820.37%
201622,419-58-0.26%
201522,477-9-0.04%
201422,486-148-0.65%
201322,634-103-0.45%
201222,7372451.09%
201122,492-117-0.52%
201022,6092,06310.04%
199020,546-249-1.20%
198020,7952,60614.33%
197018,1893742.10%
196017,815-1,974-9.98%
195019,789-3,728-15.85%
194023,517-584-2.42%
193024,101-1,761-6.81%
192025,8627222.87%
191025,1403,86118.14%
190021,2796,57644.73%
189014,7034,94450.66%
18809,7593,62559.10%
18706,1341,05320.72%
18605,08150411.01%
18504,5771,44846.28%
18403,12945617.06%
18302,673-255-8.71%
18202,9280.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.49%
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Founded
1812
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Emanuel County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,93561.94%
Black or African American7,69834.21%
Two or More Races4602.04%
Some Other Race3321.48%
Asian630.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.05%

Emanuel County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Emanuel County, Georgia Median Age

36.8


Total

35


Male

39.1


Female

Emanuel County, Georgia Adults

There are 16,843 adults, (3,488 of whom are seniors) in Emanuel County, Georgia.

Emanuel County, Georgia Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Emanuel County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

11,394

50.64%

Male

11,105

49.36%

Emanuel County, Georgia Households and Families

Emanuel County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Emanuel County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All65.6%34.4%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
Male46.8%53.2%
Female43.8%56.3%

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3922.5865.6
Married3,5803.0884.9
Non Family2,7441.1856.4
Female1,5683.6143.8
Male5003.4746.8

3.2

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Emanuel County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0356.98%
9th to 12th Grade2,05013.82%
High School Graduate6,36142.89%
Some College2,55717.24%
Associates Degree9946.70%
Bachelors Degree9086.12%
Graduate Degree9276.25%

Emanuel County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,4997,7791,435
Black4,6623,443333
Hispanic49737136
Other Race186116
Multiple Races17414524
Asian254
Native American11117

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 63.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,173$31,292$25,517
Less Than High School$19,238$25,938$14,946
High School Grad$25,712$28,503$24,190
Some College$29,965$42,500$23,235
Bachelors Degree$45,817$59,519$41,528
Graduate Degree$55,000$62,614$54,191

$28,173

Average Earnings

$31,292

Average Male

$25,517

Average Female

Emanuel County, Georgia Language

Emanuel County, Georgia Language by Age

Emanuel County, Georgia Language

96.24% of Emanuel County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.42% of the population.

Emanuel County, Georgia Poverty

Emanuel County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,9383,04123.50%
Black7,3222,26430.92%
Hispanic99631131.22%
Multiple44127261.68%
Asian635993.65%
Other325216.46%

26.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.99%

Male Poverty Rate

26.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emanuel County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emanuel County, Georgia is Asian, with 93.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emanuel County, Georgia is Other, with 6.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.48%
Some College20.93%
High School17.60%
Bachelors or Greater7.41%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.61%
Male Unemployed40.89%
Female Employed15.87%
Male Employed10.00%

Emanuel County, Georgia Income

Emanuel County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,946$47,265
Families$42,861$55,648
Married Families$54,926-
Non Families$17,625$28,661

Emanuel County, Georgia Marital Status

Emanuel County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Emanuel County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Emanuel 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.

Emanuel County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Emanuel County, Georgia Veterans

1,220

Number of Veterans

1,057

Male Veterans

163

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam478
Second Gulf War302
First Gulf War204
Korea85
World War II9
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74349
18 to 34263
35 to 54235
55 to 64200
75+173
Name Veterans % of Total
White8507.83%
Black3706.74%

$Emanuel County, Georgia Veterans by Education

17.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emanuel County, Georgia Employment Status

52%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Emanuel 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

83.22%

Born in Georgia

98.08%

Native Born

1.92%

Foreign Born

1.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.08% of Emanuel County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 83.22% having been born in Georgia. 1.46% 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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