Pike County, Georgia Population 2021

Pike County, Georgia's estimated population is 19,592 with a growth rate of 1.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pike County, Georgia is the 99th largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 17,922 and has seen a growth of 9.32% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202119,5923151.63%
202019,2773151.66%
201918,9623151.69%
201818,6474432.43%
201718,2043071.72%
201617,897-28-0.16%
201517,9251600.90%
201417,765-9-0.05%
201317,77440.02%
201217,770-15-0.08%
201117,785-137-0.76%
201017,9227,69875.29%
199010,2241,28714.40%
19808,9371,62122.16%
19707,3161782.49%
19607,138-1,321-15.62%
19508,459-1,916-18.47%
194010,375-478-4.40%
193010,853-10,359-48.84%
192021,2121,7178.81%
191019,4957343.91%
190018,7612,46115.10%
189016,3004512.85%
188015,8494,94445.34%
187010,9058278.21%
186010,078-4,228-29.55%
185014,3065,13055.91%
18409,1763,02749.23%
18306,1490.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.63% (315)
County Website
State
Founded
1822
County Seat
2010 Population
17,922
Growth Since 2010
9.32% (1,670)
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Pike County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,15288.13%
Black or African American1,6418.95%
Two or More Races3591.96%
Asian970.53%
Some Other Race780.43%
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Pike County, Georgia Population by Race

Pike County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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Pike County, Georgia Median Age

40.4


Total

39.9


Male

40.7


Female

Pike County, Georgia Adults

There are 14,019 adults, (2,837 of whom are seniors) in Pike County, Georgia.

Pike County, Georgia Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,363

51.09%

Male

8,964

48.91%

Pike County, Georgia Population by Age

Pike County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pike County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female56.3%43.7%
Male69.5%30.5%
Non Family79%21%
All84%16%
Married91.4%8.6%

84.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pike County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1432.9484
Married3,6503.591.4
Non Family1,6181.1479
Female4923.7756.3
Male3834.2369.5

3.5

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

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Pike County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3833.07%
9th to 12th Grade1,0948.77%
High School Graduate5,21441.79%
Some College2,77622.25%
Associates Degree8807.05%
Bachelors Degree1,1819.46%
Graduate Degree9507.61%
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Pike County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pike County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,8579,6661,884
Black1,2771,038121
2+ Races13313340
Hispanic108616
Asian979380
Other Race3119

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 82.47%.

Pike County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,248$48,191$38,028
Less Than 9th Grade$26,250$31,758$13,487
High School Graduate$39,227$44,541$31,019
Some College$40,281$47,011$31,862
Bachelors Degree$51,759$74,125$46,250
Graduate Degree$66,389$77,336$57,050

$43,248

Average Earnings

$48,191

Average Male

$38,028

Average Female

Pike County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pike County, Georgia Language by Age

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Pike County, Georgia Language

98.12% of Pike County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 1.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Pike County, Georgia Language

Pike County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,6711,3488.60%
Black1,55523214.92%
Hispanic29211740.07%
Other725779.17%
Multiple357195.32%
Asian9744.12%

9.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.25%

Male Poverty Rate

10.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Georgia is Other, with 79.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Georgia is Asian, with 4.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.08%.

Pike County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.10%
High School8.80%
Some College4.91%
Bachelors or Greater1.51%

Pike County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed31.66%
Male Unemployed19.70%
Male Employed2.92%
Female Employed2.85%

Pike County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pike County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,878$78,604
Families$80,818$91,909
Married Families$87,037-
Non Families$30,664$38,531
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Income by Household Type

Pike County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pike County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Pike County, Georgia Marriage

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

Pike County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Pike County, Georgia Marital Status

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1,134

Number of Veterans

1,077

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam442
First Gulf War151
Korea148
Second Gulf War84
World War II23

Pike County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+429
65 to 74318
55 to 64167
35 to 54159
18 to 3461

Pike County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9847.97%
Black15011.08%
Hispanic20.97%

Pike County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Pike County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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5.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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58%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pike County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Pike County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Pike 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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76.74%

Born in Pike County, Georgia

98.24%

Native Born

1.76%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.24% of Pike County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 76.74% having been born in Georgia. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pike 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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