Stewart County, Georgia Population 2020

Stewart County, Georgia's estimated population is 6,239 with a growth rate of 0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stewart County, Georgia is the 149th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20206,239200.32%
20196,219200.32%
20186,199200.32%
20176,1791642.73%
20166,015851.43%
20155,930440.75%
20145,8863285.90%
20135,558-547-8.96%
20126,105420.69%
20116,063-35-0.57%
20106,0984447.85%
19905,654-242-4.10%
19805,896-615-9.45%
19706,511-860-11.67%
19607,371-1,823-19.83%
19509,194-1,409-13.29%
194010,603-511-4.60%
193011,114-975-8.07%
192012,089-1,348-10.03%
191013,437-2,419-15.26%
190015,8561741.11%
189015,6821,68412.03%
188013,998-206-1.45%
187014,2047825.83%
186013,422-2,605-16.25%
185016,0273,09423.92%
184012,9330.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.32%
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Founded
December 23, 1830
County Seat

Stewart County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,26954.10%
White1,59026.32%
Some Other Race87414.47%
Asian1482.45%
Two or More Races1472.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.23%

Stewart County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Stewart County, Georgia Median Age

36.4


Total

32.6


Male

46.1


Female

Stewart County, Georgia Adults

There are 5,245 adults, (912 of whom are seniors) in Stewart County, Georgia.

Stewart County, Georgia Age Dependency

39.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Stewart County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

2,148

35.55%

Male

3,894

64.45%

Stewart County, Georgia Households and Families

Stewart County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stewart County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All70.7%29.3%
Female64.8%35.2%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Male16%84%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8262.270.7
Non Family7191.0763.6
Married6252.6387.4
Female4323.4764.8
Male502.116

2.91

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stewart County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade58312.80%
9th to 12th Grade70915.57%
High School Graduate1,92342.23%
Some College65914.47%
Associates Degree1683.69%
Bachelors Degree3597.88%
Graduate Degree1533.36%

Stewart County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,3591,762122
White1,2311,026295
Hispanic76436036
Other Race61428336
Multiple Races1267332
Asian1227327
Native American149

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 25.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,326$29,226$22,024
Less Than High School$15,938$20,368$13,456
High School Grad$21,883$30,388$16,429
Some College$38,542$42,713$36,635
Bachelors Degree$24,336$24,453$19,531
Graduate Degree$61,500$$62,589

$25,326

Average Earnings

$29,226

Average Male

$22,024

Average Female

Stewart County, Georgia Language

Stewart County, Georgia Language by Age

Stewart County, Georgia Language

80.65% of Stewart County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 19.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.63% of the population.

Stewart County, Georgia Poverty

Stewart County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,5741,33151.71%
White1,33014711.05%

36.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.80%

Male Poverty Rate

39.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stewart County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stewart County, Georgia is Black, with 51.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stewart County, Georgia is White, with 11.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School46.93%
High School31.39%
Some College14.77%
Bachelors or Greater10.56%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed26.32%
Female Employed23.16%
Male Employed10.21%

Stewart County, Georgia Income

Stewart County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$25,385$43,431
Families$35,848$52,324
Married Families$68,542-
Non Families$20,597$29,272

Stewart County, Georgia Marital Status

Stewart County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.3%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Stewart County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Stewart 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 55-64.

Stewart County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Stewart County, Georgia Veterans

312

Number of Veterans

297

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam116
First Gulf War73
Second Gulf War54
World War II26
Korea25
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7475
35 to 5475
55 to 6466
75+60
18 to 3436
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1636.14%
White14010.07%
Hispanic161.54%
Other91.03%

$Stewart County, Georgia Veterans by Education

33.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stewart County, Georgia Employment Status

31%

Labor Force Participation

27.9%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Stewart 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

59.29%

Born in Georgia

67.81%

Native Born

32.19%

Foreign Born

31.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

67.81% of Stewart County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 59.29% having been born in Georgia. 31.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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