Richmond County, Georgia Population 2023

208,425

Richmond County, Georgia's estimated 2023 population is 208,425 with a growth rate of 0.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Richmond County, Georgia is the 12th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 population was 200,549 and has seen a growth of 3.93% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Richmond County, Georgia Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Richmond County, Georgia Population by Race

Richmond County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2023

Richmond County, Georgia Median Age

34.4

Total

32.2

Male

36.7

Female

Richmond County, Georgia Adults

There are 155,959 adults, (28,193 of whom are seniors) in Richmond County, Georgia.

Richmond County, Georgia Age Dependency

58.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Richmond County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female104,33051.6%
Male97,84848.4%

Richmond County, Georgia Population by Age

Richmond County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.52

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

51.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Richmond County, Georgia Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Richmond County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Richmond County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 90.5%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.71%.

Richmond County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$30,643

Average Earnings

$33,741

Average Male

$26,819

Average Female

Richmond County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Richmond County, Georgia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Richmond County, Georgia Language

93.36% of Richmond County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.52% of the population.

Richmond County, Georgia Language

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty by Race

rate

27.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.64%

Male Poverty Rate

25.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Richmond County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Georgia is Other, with 38.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Richmond County, Georgia is Islander, with 3.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.47%.

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Richmond County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Richmond County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

33.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Richmond County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Richmond 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 55-64.

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Richmond County, Georgia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

18,147

Number of Veterans

14,616

Male Veterans

3,531

Female Veterans

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by War

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Age

count

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Richmond County, Georgia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.7%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Richmond County, Georgia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Richmond County, Georgia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Richmond County, Georgia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

60.91%

Born in Richmond County, Georgia

94.44%

Native Born

3.42%

Foreign Born

1.66%

Non Citizen

1.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.44% of Richmond County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 60.91% having been born in Georgia. 1.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Richmond County, Georgia Place of Birth

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