Heard County, Georgia's estimated population is 12,079 with a growth rate of 0.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Heard County, Georgia is the 120th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 11,841 and has seen a growth of 2.01% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.35%.
95.38% of Heard County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Heard County, Georgia is White, with 19.58% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Heard County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 36.76% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.86%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Heard County, Georgia
97.69% of Heard County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 77.84% having been born in Georgia. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.