Washington County, Georgia Population 2022

Washington County, Georgia's estimated population is 20,266 with a growth rate of -0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Georgia is the 89th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 21,093 and has seen a growth of -3.92% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17904,5520.00%
180010,3005,748126.27%
18109,940-360-3.50%
182010,6276876.91%
18309,820-807-7.59%
184010,5657457.59%
185011,7661,20111.37%
186012,6989327.92%
187015,8423,14424.76%
188021,9646,12238.64%
189025,2373,27314.90%
190028,2272,99011.85%
191028,174-53-0.19%
192028,147-27-0.10%
193025,030-3,117-11.07%
194024,230-800-3.20%
195021,012-3,218-13.28%
196018,903-2,109-10.04%
197017,480-1,423-7.53%
198018,8421,3627.79%
199019,1122701.43%
201021,0931,98110.37%
201120,969-124-0.59%
201220,790-179-0.85%
201320,573-217-1.04%
201420,548-25-0.12%
201520,7361880.91%
201620,347-389-1.88%
201720,311-36-0.18%
201820,410990.49%
201920,374-36-0.18%
202020,338-36-0.18%
202120,302-36-0.18%
202220,266-36-0.18%
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Washington County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,82743.45%
Black or African American10,78253.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native510.25%
Asian1420.70%
Some Other Race2000.98%
Two or More Races3141.55%
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Washington County, Georgia Population by Race

Washington County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Washington County, Georgia Median Age

41


Total

40


Male

44.2


Female

Washington County, Georgia Adults

There are 15,961 adults, (3,680 of whom are seniors) in Washington County, Georgia.

Washington County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

9,974

49.09%

Male

10,342

50.91%

Washington County, Georgia Population by Age

Washington County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Washington County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All66.7%33.3%
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Male59%41%
Female40.8%59.2%

66.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7192.3766.7
Married3,0882.9186.1
Male4372.6759
Female1,7003.1340.8
Non Family2,4941.1461.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Washington County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6794.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,58711.11%
High School Graduate6,64646.52%
Some College2,34016.38%
Associates Degree8806.16%
Bachelors Degree1,44510.11%
Graduate Degree7104.97%
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Washington County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Washington County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American515132
White6,4535,9051,491
2+ Races44196
Other Race1337515
Hispanic43028043
Black7,2935,750608
Asian94683

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 native american people with a rate of 62.75%.

Washington County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,649$36,297$29,207
Less Than 9th Grade$19,219$22,240$16,250
High School Graduate$27,287$33,304$22,576
Some College$32,519$39,593$30,827
Bachelors Degree$36,536$40,227$33,115
Graduate Degree$51,518$$49,643

$31,649

Average Earnings

$36,297

Average Male

$29,207

Average Female

Washington County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Washington County, Georgia Language by Age

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Washington County, Georgia Language

96.99% of Washington County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 3.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.86% of the population.

Washington County, Georgia Language

Washington County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,6302,88930.00%
Multiple2655018.87%
Hispanic3274313.15%
White7,95279910.05%
Asian14253.52%
Other66NaN%

20.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.86%

Male Poverty Rate

23.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Georgia is Black, with 30.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington 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 6.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.08%.

Washington County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.29%
High School25.28%
Some College13.71%
Bachelors or Greater5.62%

Washington County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.60%
Male Unemployed30.08%
Female Employed13.29%
Female Unemployed17.69%

Washington County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Washington County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,402$52,907
Families$47,507$63,972
Married Families$72,500-
Non Families$18,770$27,755
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Income by Household Type

Washington County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Washington 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 45-54.

Washington County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Washington County, Georgia Marital Status

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1,126

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War152
First Gulf War163
Vietnam468
Korea35
World War II4

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3484
35 to 54232
55 to 64105
65 to 74462
75+243

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6458.94%
Black4495.40%
Native American3262.75%
Hispanic9119.00%

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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6.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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47%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Washington County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Washington 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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84.31%

Born in Washington County, Georgia

98.08%

Native Born

1.92%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

0.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.08% of Washington County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 84.31% having been born in Georgia. 1.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Washington 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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