Long County, Georgia Population 2022

Long County, Georgia's estimated population is 20,963 with a growth rate of 2.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Long County, Georgia is the 91st largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 14,574 and has seen a growth of 43.84% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19304,1800.00%
19404,086-94-2.25%
19503,598-488-11.94%
19603,8742767.67%
19703,746-128-3.30%
19804,52477820.77%
19906,2021,67837.09%
201014,5748,372134.99%
201115,0885143.53%
201215,9949066.00%
201316,4844903.06%
201417,0295453.31%
201517,6586293.69%
201618,3727144.04%
201718,7804082.22%
201819,0913111.66%
201919,5594682.45%
202020,0274682.39%
202120,4954682.34%
202220,9634682.28%
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Long County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,74761.07%
Black or African American4,83225.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.23%
Asian1290.67%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander670.35%
Some Other Race1,1946.21%
Two or More Races1,2226.35%
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Long County, Georgia Population by Race

Long County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Long County, Georgia Median Age

31.6


Total

30.2


Male

33.2


Female

Long County, Georgia Adults

There are 13,866 adults, (1,710 of whom are seniors) in Long County, Georgia.

Long County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Long County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,545

49.62%

Male

9,691

50.38%

Long County, Georgia Population by Age

Long County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Long County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
Female65.8%34.2%
All62.7%37.3%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
Male41.1%58.9%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Long County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0063.1862.7
Married2,8653.5474.7
Male4702.9641.1
Female8475.6165.8
Non Family1,8241.5348.1

3.65

Average Family Size

3.18

Average Household Size

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Long County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2772.28%
9th to 12th Grade1,42211.70%
High School Graduate4,99441.10%
Some College2,85823.52%
Associates Degree8176.72%
Bachelors Degree1,0208.40%
Graduate Degree7626.27%
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Long County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Long County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian615411
White7,4376,7831,199
Black3,3362,935511
Native American45435
Hispanic1,00441351
2+ Races2462029
Islander6767
Other Race511145

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 18.03%.

Long County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,776$40,163$27,083
Less Than 9th Grade$16,205$16,552$6,474
High School Graduate$30,504$39,466$19,063
Some College$41,215$47,484$24,958
Bachelors Degree$31,897$63,224$31,614
Graduate Degree$75,053$71,061$76,064

$33,776

Average Earnings

$40,163

Average Male

$27,083

Average Female

Long County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Long County, Georgia Language by Age

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Long County, Georgia Language

86.92% of Long County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 13.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.06% of the population.

Long County, Georgia Language

Long County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian1295643.41%
Hispanic2,18971232.53%
Native451124.44%
White10,7152,33921.83%
Black4,74454311.45%
Other579NaN%
Multiple1,22226421.60%

20.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.48%

Male Poverty Rate

27.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Long County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Long County, Georgia is Asian, with 43.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Long County, Georgia is Multiple, with 21.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.20%.

Long County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.61%
High School19.94%
Some College10.29%
Bachelors or Greater12.16%

Long County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.94%
Male Unemployed32.64%
Female Employed17.54%
Female Unemployed49.10%

Long County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Long County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,099$63,543
Families$58,555$70,827
Married Families$73,239-
Non Families$26,429$41,527
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Income by Household Type

Long County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Long County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Long 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 55-64.

Long County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Long County, Georgia Marital Status

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2,150

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,139
First Gulf War1,056
Vietnam255
Korea5
World War II14

Long County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34264
35 to 541,156
55 to 64417
65 to 74243
75+70

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,09613.08%
Black92226.79%
Native American511.11%
Asian1727.87%
Other Race405.41%
2+ Races7017.99%
Hispanic402.81%

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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1.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Long County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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58.7%

Labor Force Participation

46.9%

Employment Rate

12.4%

Unemployment Rate

Long County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Long County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Long County, Georgia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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49.07%

Born in Long County, Georgia

96.28%

Native Born

3.72%

Foreign Born

2.44%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.28% of Long County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 49.07% having been born in Georgia. 2.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Long County, Georgia Place of Birth

  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

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