Habersham County, Georgia Population 2020

Habersham County, Georgia's estimated population is 47,070 with a growth rate of 1.82% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Habersham County, Georgia is the 43rd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202047,0708411.82%
201946,2298411.85%
201845,3888411.89%
201744,5474240.96%
201644,1233190.73%
201543,8042210.51%
201443,5834060.94%
201343,177-216-0.50%
201243,3933480.81%
201143,045-19-0.04%
201043,06415,44355.91%
199027,6212,60110.40%
198025,0204,32920.92%
197020,6912,57514.21%
196018,1161,5639.44%
195016,5531,78212.06%
194014,7712,02315.87%
193012,7482,01818.81%
192010,7305965.88%
191010,134-3,470-25.51%
190013,6042,03117.55%
189011,5732,85532.75%
18808,7182,39637.90%
18706,3223565.97%
18605,966-2,929-32.93%
18508,89593411.73%
18407,961-2,710-25.40%
183010,6717,526239.30%
18203,1450.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.82%
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State
Founded
1818
County Seat

Habersham County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38,35986.61%
Some Other Race2,4145.45%
Black or African American1,3583.07%
Two or More Races9582.16%
Asian9072.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2480.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.10%

Habersham County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Habersham County, Georgia Median Age

39.5


Total

37.9


Male

40.2


Female

Habersham County, Georgia Adults

There are 34,246 adults, (8,067 of whom are seniors) in Habersham County, Georgia.

Habersham County, Georgia Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Habersham County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

23,327

52.67%

Male

20,962

47.33%

Habersham County, Georgia Households and Families

Habersham County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Habersham County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All76.8%23.2%
Non Family68.4%31.6%
Female66.5%33.5%
Male59.4%40.6%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,1952.7576.8
Married8,6063.3984
Non Family4,8311.268.4
Female1,1743.6866.5
Male5844.1959.4

3.38

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Habersham County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7549.30%
9th to 12th Grade3,71012.52%
High School Graduate9,98733.71%
Some College5,69619.23%
Associates Degree1,9386.54%
Bachelors Degree3,00110.13%
Graduate Degree2,5408.57%

Habersham County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,84120,8115,018
Hispanic2,634784196
Black1,048768114
Other Race848348139
Asian57934560
Multiple Races36033348
Islander108
Native American454510

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 22.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,644$37,221$28,910
Less Than High School$24,816$25,823$21,655
High School Grad$30,693$36,064$22,155
Some College$33,047$41,270$26,679
Bachelors Degree$46,515$54,233$39,281
Graduate Degree$60,299$76,172$53,727

$32,644

Average Earnings

$37,221

Average Male

$28,910

Average Female

Habersham County, Georgia Language

Habersham County, Georgia Language by Age

Habersham County, Georgia Language

83.50% of Habersham County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 16.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.69% of the population.

Habersham County, Georgia Poverty

Habersham County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,4343,94912.18%
Hispanic6,2561,46623.43%
Other2,3401,04444.62%
Multiple92226128.31%
Black78919324.46%
Asian8848910.07%
Islander2488634.68%
Native45511.11%

14.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.87%

Male Poverty Rate

16.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Habersham County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Habersham County, Georgia is Other, with 44.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Habersham County, Georgia is Asian, with 10.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.61%
High School13.95%
Some College7.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.35%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.53%
Male Unemployed18.52%
Female Employed8.77%
Male Employed6.68%

Habersham County, Georgia Income

Habersham County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,140$60,811
Families$58,689$71,867
Married Families$66,493-
Non Families$23,396$35,077

Habersham County, Georgia Marital Status

Habersham County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Habersham County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Habersham County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Habersham County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Habersham County, Georgia Veterans

2,806

Number of Veterans

2,649

Male Veterans

157

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,115
First Gulf War417
Korea355
Second Gulf War171
World War II98
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74900
55 to 64697
75+671
35 to 54421
18 to 34117
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6308.71%
2 or More11619.69%
Hispanic701.85%
Black272.20%
Indian2248.89%
Asian111.55%

$Habersham County, Georgia Veterans by Education

5.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Habersham County, Georgia Employment Status

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Habersham 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

66.70%

Born in Georgia

90.79%

Native Born

9.21%

Foreign Born

6.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.79% of Habersham County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 66.70% having been born in Georgia. 6.08% 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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