Sumter County, Georgia Population 2022

Sumter County, Georgia's estimated population is 28,708 with a growth rate of -0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumter County, Georgia is the 64th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 32,684 and has seen a growth of -12.16% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18405,7590.00%
185010,3224,56379.23%
18609,428-894-8.66%
187016,5597,13175.64%
188018,2391,68010.15%
189022,1073,86821.21%
190026,2124,10518.57%
191029,0922,88010.99%
192029,6405481.88%
193026,800-2,840-9.58%
194024,502-2,298-8.57%
195024,208-294-1.20%
196024,6524441.83%
197026,9312,2799.24%
198029,3602,4299.02%
199030,2288682.96%
201032,6842,4568.12%
201132,068-616-1.88%
201231,582-486-1.52%
201331,335-247-0.78%
201431,161-174-0.56%
201530,696-465-1.49%
201630,403-293-0.95%
201729,901-502-1.65%
201829,796-105-0.35%
201929,524-272-0.91%
202029,252-272-0.92%
202128,980-272-0.93%
202228,708-272-0.94%
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Sumter County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,84943.24%
Black or African American15,75253.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.02%
Asian3971.34%
Some Other Race3271.10%
Two or More Races3831.29%
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Sumter County, Georgia Population by Race

Sumter County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Sumter County, Georgia Median Age

35.7


Total

33.9


Male

36.7


Female

Sumter County, Georgia Adults

There are 22,990 adults, (4,937 of whom are seniors) in Sumter County, Georgia.

Sumter County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumter County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

15,616

52.55%

Male

14,098

47.45%

Sumter County, Georgia Population by Age

Sumter County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sumter County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
All57.7%42.3%
Male46.9%53.1%
Non Family46.6%53.4%
Female31.5%68.5%

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumter County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,4192.4257.7
Married4,4162.9782.3
Male6382.9546.9
Female2,0553.7231.5
Non Family4,3101.1746.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Sumter County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1976.34%
9th to 12th Grade1,7959.51%
High School Graduate6,68935.43%
Some College3,74119.82%
Associates Degree1,6878.94%
Bachelors Degree1,92110.18%
Graduate Degree1,8489.79%
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Sumter County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sumter County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian389385282
Native American552
White8,3717,6342,476
Black9,2267,187963
2+ Races16415816
Hispanic76656053
Other Race236133

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.49%.

Sumter County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,062$35,080$30,534
Less Than 9th Grade$24,750$30,524$8,638
High School Graduate$30,742$33,363$25,805
Some College$30,966$33,558$30,254
Bachelors Degree$43,795$51,875$40,972
Graduate Degree$58,552$58,668$57,449

$32,062

Average Earnings

$35,080

Average Male

$30,534

Average Female

Sumter County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sumter County, Georgia Language by Age

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Sumter County, Georgia Language

93.30% of Sumter County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 6.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.15% of the population.

Sumter County, Georgia Language

Sumter County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black14,6084,53231.02%
Hispanic1,58342927.10%
Multiple2896321.80%
White10,9131,70815.65%
Asian35920.56%
Other100NaN%

24.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.15%

Male Poverty Rate

28.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumter County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumter County, Georgia is Black, with 31.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumter 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 7.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.25%.

Sumter County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.73%
High School21.13%
Some College18.30%
Bachelors or Greater6.83%

Sumter County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.81%
Male Unemployed53.30%
Female Employed17.35%
Female Unemployed67.31%

Sumter County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sumter County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,174$55,167
Families$53,930$68,445
Married Families$74,194-
Non Families$23,062$31,309
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Income by Household Type

Sumter County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.3%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumter County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Sumter County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sumter County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Sumter County, Georgia Marital Status

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1,261

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War246
First Gulf War224
Vietnam377
Korea142
World War II33

Sumter County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3488
35 to 54291
55 to 64245
65 to 74329
75+308

Sumter County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7857.54%
Black4714.07%
Asian41.01%
2+ Races10.36%
Hispanic191.86%

Sumter County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Sumter County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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14.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumter County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sumter County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Sumter County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Sumter 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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80.36%

Born in Sumter County, Georgia

95.23%

Native Born

4.77%

Foreign Born

3.49%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.23% of Sumter County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 80.36% having been born in Georgia. 3.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sumter 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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