White County, Georgia Population 2021

White County, Georgia's estimated population is 32,418 with a growth rate of 2.56% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. White County, Georgia is the 59th largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 27,203 and has seen a growth of 19.17% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202132,4188102.56%
202031,6088102.63%
201930,7988102.70%
201829,9885431.84%
201729,4456172.14%
201628,8284411.55%
201528,3873661.31%
201428,0211910.69%
201327,8302040.74%
201227,6262250.82%
201127,4011980.73%
201027,20314,197109.16%
199013,0062,88628.52%
198010,1202,37830.72%
19707,74280711.64%
19606,93598416.54%
19505,951-466-7.26%
19406,4173615.96%
19306,056-49-0.80%
19206,10599519.47%
19105,110-802-13.57%
19005,912-239-3.89%
18906,15181015.17%
18805,34173515.96%
18704,6061,29138.94%
18603,3150.00%
2021 Growth Rate
2.56% (810)
County Website
State
Founded
1857
County Seat
2010 Population
27,203
Growth Since 2010
19.17% (5,215)
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White County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,69993.93%
Two or More Races5932.01%
Black or African American4301.46%
Some Other Race4231.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native1720.58%
Asian1710.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.00%
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White County, Georgia Population by Race

White County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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White County, Georgia Median Age

46.1


Total

43.8


Male

47.3


Female

White County, Georgia Adults

There are 23,667 adults, (6,505 of whom are seniors) in White County, Georgia.

White County, Georgia Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

15,091

51.18%

Male

14,398

48.82%

White County, Georgia Population by Age

White County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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White County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male40.2%59.8%
Female61.6%38.4%
Non Family72.6%27.4%
All75.9%24.1%
Married82.4%17.6%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

White County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6952.4975.9
Married6,8732.9882.4
Non Family3,1141.1372.6
Female1,2202.9661.6
Male4882.9640.2

2.91

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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White County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5932.83%
9th to 12th Grade2,51011.97%
High School Graduate6,48230.92%
Some College4,73422.58%
Associates Degree1,8788.96%
Bachelors Degree2,76713.20%
Graduate Degree2,0029.55%
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White County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

White County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White19,68316,8434,517
Hispanic61856491
2+ Races31820122
Black288232101
Other Race1217722
Asian1047138
Native American9292
Islander11

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 36.54%.

White County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,974$42,252$27,265
Less Than 9th Grade$30,518$32,891$23,417
High School Graduate$30,892$35,893$24,463
Some College$34,038$53,170$26,524
Bachelors Degree$40,920$48,214$37,400
Graduate Degree$59,263$76,250$41,058

$33,974

Average Earnings

$42,252

Average Male

$27,265

Average Female

White County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

White County, Georgia Language by Age

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White County, Georgia Language

95.74% of White County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 4.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.81% of the population.

White County, Georgia Language

White County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,9042,6159.72%
Other42332476.60%
Multiple57811019.03%
Hispanic9489610.13%
Black363287.71%
Asian1602415.00%
Islander11100.00%

10.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.09%

Male Poverty Rate

12.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Georgia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Georgia is Black, with 7.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.62%.

White County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.13%
High School9.78%
Some College7.83%
Bachelors or Greater3.98%

White County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed46.67%
Male Unemployed8.76%
Male Employed7.40%
Female Employed6.52%

White County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

White County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,493$67,742
Families$61,605$74,846
Married Families$71,293-
Non Families$30,137$44,757
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Income by Household Type

White County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

White County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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White 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.

White County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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White County, Georgia Marital Status

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2,707

Number of Veterans

2,455

Male Veterans

252

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,004
First Gulf War499
Second Gulf War357
Korea219
World War II51

White County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74917
35 to 54721
75+611
55 to 64234
18 to 34224

White County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,53211.32%
Hispanic13818.80%
2+ Races6820.42%
Other Race5221.76%
Native American4733.57%
Black82.06%

White County, Georgia Veterans by Race

White County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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5.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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54%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

White County, Georgia Employment by Age

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White County, Georgia Employment by Race

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White 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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62.93%

Born in White County, Georgia

97.73%

Native Born

2.27%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

1.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.73% of White County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 62.93% having been born in Georgia. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

White 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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