Houston County, Georgia's estimated population is 164,883 with a growth rate of 1.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Houston County, Georgia is the 15th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 140,651 and has seen a growth of 17.23% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.54%.
91.71% of Houston County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.45% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Houston County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 27.67% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Houston County, Georgia is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.61%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Houston County, Georgia
94.21% of Houston County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 54.24% having been born in Georgia. 2.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.