Toombs County, Georgia Population 2020

Toombs County, Georgia's estimated population is 26,869 with a growth rate of -0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Toombs County, Georgia is the 68th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202026,869-9-0.03%
201926,878-9-0.03%
201826,887-9-0.03%
201726,896-248-0.91%
201627,144-25-0.09%
201527,169230.08%
201427,146-51-0.19%
201327,197180.07%
201227,179-26-0.10%
201127,205-44-0.16%
201027,2493,17713.20%
199024,0721,4806.55%
198022,5923,44117.97%
197019,1512,31413.74%
196016,837-545-3.14%
195017,3824302.54%
194016,952-213-1.24%
193017,1653,26823.52%
192013,8972,69124.01%
191011,2060.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.03%
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Founded
August 18, 1905
County Seat

Toombs County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,92062.56%
Black or African American6,96825.76%
Some Other Race2,3708.76%
Two or More Races5391.99%
Asian2470.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.01%

Toombs County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2020

Toombs County, Georgia Median Age

36.4


Total

36.4


Male

36.5


Female

Toombs County, Georgia Adults

There are 19,832 adults, (4,383 of whom are seniors) in Toombs County, Georgia.

Toombs County, Georgia Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Toombs County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

14,557

53.82%

Male

12,491

46.18%

Toombs County, Georgia Households and Families

Toombs County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Toombs County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All58.8%41.2%
Male47.5%52.5%
Female47%53%
Non Family45.2%54.8%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,4032.5658.8
Married4,6523.1574.7
Non Family3,6871.2345.2
Female1,7043.547
Male3604.147.5

3.22

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Toombs County, Georgia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3607.71%
9th to 12th Grade2,00211.35%
High School Graduate6,78438.48%
Some College3,41619.37%
Associates Degree1,2807.26%
Bachelors Degree1,6209.19%
Graduate Degree1,1706.64%

Toombs County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,60710,2502,454
Black4,1583,263185
Hispanic1,52448636
Other Race1,19638931
Asian22115397
Multiple Races939318
Native American4

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,439$35,969$25,142
Less Than High School$17,439$18,356$16,458
High School Grad$29,177$34,477$21,004
Some College$30,675$41,875$26,923
Bachelors Degree$40,459$72,788$31,184
Graduate Degree$53,409$58,350$46,424

$30,439

Average Earnings

$35,969

Average Male

$25,142

Average Female

Toombs County, Georgia Language

Toombs County, Georgia Language by Age

Toombs County, Georgia Language

88.91% of Toombs County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.25% of the population.

Toombs County, Georgia Poverty

Toombs County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,8432,51836.80%
White16,0792,35914.67%
Hispanic3,1151,24039.81%
Other2,3701,01042.62%
Multiple52024046.15%
Native44100.00%

23.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.75%

Male Poverty Rate

25.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Toombs County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Toombs County, Georgia is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Toombs County, Georgia is White, with 14.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.23%
High School17.88%
Some College15.41%
Bachelors or Greater6.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed74.75%
Male Unemployed32.49%
Female Employed12.80%
Male Employed10.39%

Toombs County, Georgia Income

Toombs County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,575$61,425
Families$49,242$79,099
Married Families$65,671-
Non Families$20,982$28,032

Toombs County, Georgia Marital Status

Toombs County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Toombs County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Toombs 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.

Toombs County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Toombs County, Georgia Veterans

1,566

Number of Veterans

1,321

Male Veterans

245

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam547
First Gulf War395
Second Gulf War335
Korea92
World War II71
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74401
35 to 54395
75+281
55 to 64263
18 to 34226
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0908.27%
Black4208.72%
2 or More5639.44%

$Toombs County, Georgia Veterans by Education

9.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Toombs County, Georgia Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Toombs 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

75.10%

Born in Georgia

93.86%

Native Born

6.14%

Foreign Born

4.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.86% of Toombs County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 75.10% having been born in Georgia. 4.40% 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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