Liberty County, Georgia Population 2020

Liberty County, Georgia's estimated population is 61,001 with a growth rate of -0.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Liberty County, Georgia is the 39th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202061,001-248-0.40%
201961,249-248-0.40%
201861,497-248-0.40%
201761,7451940.32%
201661,551-89-0.14%
201561,640-2,467-3.85%
201464,1071,7572.82%
201362,350-2,065-3.21%
201264,415-755-1.16%
201165,1702,4053.83%
201062,76510,02019.00%
199052,74515,16240.34%
198037,58320,014113.92%
197017,5693,08221.27%
196014,4876,04371.57%
19508,444-151-1.76%
19408,5954425.42%
19308,153-4,554-35.84%
192012,707-217-1.68%
191012,924-169-1.29%
190013,0932061.60%
189012,8872,23821.02%
188010,6492,96138.51%
18707,688-679-8.12%
18608,3674415.56%
18507,9266859.46%
18407,24180.11%
18307,2335388.04%
18206,6954677.50%
18106,22891517.22%
18005,313-42-0.78%
17905,3550.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.40%
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Founded
February 5, 1777
County Seat

Liberty County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,88146.50%
Black or African American25,50341.06%
Two or More Races3,7546.04%
Some Other Race2,0393.28%
Asian1,3242.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3220.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native2850.46%

Liberty County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Liberty County, Georgia Median Age

28.1


Total

26.9


Male

29.4


Female

Liberty County, Georgia Adults

There are 44,536 adults, (5,189 of whom are seniors) in Liberty County, Georgia.

Liberty County, Georgia Age Dependency

57.8

Age Dependency Ratio

13.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Liberty County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

30,558

49.20%

Male

31,550

50.80%

Liberty County, Georgia Households and Families

Liberty County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Liberty County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married49.4%50.6%
All44.5%55.5%
Non Family42.5%57.5%
Female37.5%62.5%
Male31%69%

44.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,2322.5944.5
Married11,2663.1549.4
Non Family6,6141.2142.5
Female4,5193.1237.5
Male8333.0131

3.05

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Liberty County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0312.89%
9th to 12th Grade2,2216.24%
High School Graduate11,39131.98%
Some College10,77430.25%
Associates Degree3,70310.40%
Bachelors Degree4,43812.46%
Graduate Degree2,0635.79%

Liberty County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black15,16513,7962,764
White14,87313,5922,791
Hispanic3,8343,485607
Other Race1,179999248
Multiple Races1,1291,029246
Asian908711154
Native American17316821
Islander14513014

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 97.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 21.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,223$38,353$27,231
Less Than High School$20,142$26,768$12,008
High School Grad$29,847$34,585$23,963
Some College$32,291$40,068$25,032
Bachelors Degree$37,549$44,732$31,527
Graduate Degree$56,682$65,917$53,843

$32,223

Average Earnings

$38,353

Average Male

$27,231

Average Female

Liberty County, Georgia Language

Liberty County, Georgia Language by Age

Liberty County, Georgia Language

87.14% of Liberty County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 12.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.14% of the population.

Liberty County, Georgia Poverty

Liberty County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black24,8295,14820.73%
White23,5972,73111.57%
Hispanic7,5491,66622.07%
Multiple3,65187323.91%
Other1,91338620.18%
Asian1,237977.84%
Native2855318.60%
Islander2883612.50%

16.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.53%

Male Poverty Rate

18.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Liberty County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Liberty County, Georgia is Multiple, with 23.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Liberty County, Georgia is Asian, with 7.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.58%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.62%
High School15.28%
Some College11.92%
Bachelors or Greater5.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.85%
Male Unemployed27.98%
Female Employed12.62%
Male Employed5.64%

Liberty County, Georgia Income

Liberty County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,959$55,308
Families$48,000$58,780
Married Families$56,490-
Non Families$34,135$42,368

Liberty County, Georgia Marital Status

Liberty County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Liberty County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Liberty 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 45-54.

Liberty County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Liberty County, Georgia Veterans

9,472

Number of Veterans

7,481

Male Veterans

1,991

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War5,462
First Gulf War3,489
Vietnam1,811
Korea230
World War II16
Age Group Veterans
18 to 343,165
35 to 543,043
55 to 641,875
65 to 74930
75+459
Name Veterans % of Total
Black4,57726.74%
White3,95422.37%
Hispanic1,14226.86%
Other48437.69%
2 or More25416.57%
Asian14514.77%
Hawaiian3118.79%
Indian2712.56%

$Liberty County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Liberty County, Georgia Employment Status

67.7%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Liberty 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

39.53%

Born in Georgia

94.40%

Native Born

5.60%

Foreign Born

2.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.40% of Liberty County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 39.53% having been born in Georgia. 2.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990