Mitchell County, Georgia Population 2022

Mitchell County, Georgia's estimated population is 21,047 with a growth rate of -1.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mitchell County, Georgia is the 85th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 23,502 and has seen a growth of -10.45% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18604,3080.00%
18706,6332,32553.97%
18809,3922,75941.60%
189010,9061,51416.12%
190014,7673,86135.40%
191022,1147,34749.75%
192025,5883,47415.71%
193023,620-1,968-7.69%
194023,261-359-1.52%
195022,528-733-3.15%
196019,652-2,876-12.77%
197018,956-696-3.54%
198021,1142,15811.38%
199020,275-839-3.97%
201023,5023,22715.92%
201123,400-102-0.43%
201223,086-314-1.34%
201322,992-94-0.41%
201422,715-277-1.20%
201522,449-266-1.17%
201622,45560.03%
201722,317-138-0.61%
201822,135-182-0.82%
201921,863-272-1.23%
202021,591-272-1.24%
202121,319-272-1.26%
202221,047-272-1.28%
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Mitchell County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,61948.11%
Black or African American10,15946.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native760.34%
Asian1000.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander550.25%
Some Other Race2961.34%
Two or More Races7673.47%
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Mitchell County, Georgia Population by Race

Mitchell County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Mitchell County, Georgia Median Age

39.1


Total

38.1


Male

42.1


Female

Mitchell County, Georgia Adults

There are 17,206 adults, (3,724 of whom are seniors) in Mitchell County, Georgia.

Mitchell County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

10,669

48.34%

Male

11,403

51.66%

Mitchell County, Georgia Population by Age

Mitchell County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mitchell County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
Male71.8%28.2%
All62.8%37.2%
Non Family61%39%
Female35.8%64.2%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mitchell County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0182.4762.8
Married2,835383
Male3792.3971.8
Female2,0593.2735.8
Non Family2,7451.3361

2.98

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Mitchell County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7504.88%
9th to 12th Grade2,33215.17%
High School Graduate5,99639.01%
Some College3,33521.70%
Associates Degree1,1657.58%
Bachelors Degree1,1437.44%
Graduate Degree6484.22%
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Mitchell County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mitchell County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races292260133
White7,4726,4961,007
Black6,8705,128633
Hispanic72138048
Asian4747
Native American7165
Other Race262169

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 2+ races people with a rate of 45.55%.

Mitchell County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,264$34,490$24,506
Less Than 9th Grade$21,020$21,713$14,464
High School Graduate$27,357$30,899$22,145
Some College$27,628$36,422$23,573
Bachelors Degree$50,330$62,961$41,786
Graduate Degree$56,845$105,670$41,489

$29,264

Average Earnings

$34,490

Average Male

$24,506

Average Female

Mitchell County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mitchell County, Georgia Language by Age

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Mitchell County, Georgia Language

92.12% of Mitchell County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 7.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.58% of the population.

Mitchell County, Georgia Language

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic62937058.82%
Multiple64423536.49%
Black9,0453,12734.57%
White9,3261,55616.68%
Other100NaN%

26.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.69%

Male Poverty Rate

30.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 58.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell 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 5.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.99%.

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.03%
High School20.33%
Some College19.15%
Bachelors or Greater2.54%

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.59%
Male Unemployed40.40%
Female Employed17.30%
Female Unemployed77.69%

Mitchell County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mitchell County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,404$53,059
Families$42,044$58,408
Married Families$67,657-
Non Families$29,236$39,904
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Income by Household Type

Mitchell County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.9%

Male Marriage Rate

33.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Mitchell County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Mitchell County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Mitchell County, Georgia Marital Status

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1,542

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War231
First Gulf War228
Vietnam564
Korea33
World War II35

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3456
35 to 54297
55 to 64464
65 to 74484
75+241

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,09712.80%
Black4315.58%
Other Race62.07%
2+ Races81.78%
Hispanic496.23%

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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6.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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52.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.5%

Employment Rate

10.9%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Mitchell County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Mitchell 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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79.55%

Born in Mitchell County, Georgia

96.54%

Native Born

3.46%

Foreign Born

2.23%

Non Citizen

1.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.54% of Mitchell County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 79.55% having been born in Georgia. 2.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mitchell 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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