Wilcox County, Georgia Population 2021

Wilcox County, Georgia's estimated population is 8,251 with a growth rate of -2.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilcox County, Georgia is the 134th largest county inGeorgia. The 2010 Population was 9,314 and has seen a growth of -11.41% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218,251-192-2.27%
20208,443-192-2.22%
20198,635-192-2.18%
20188,827360.41%
20178,791-50-0.57%
20168,841-183-2.03%
20159,024870.97%
20148,937-124-1.37%
20139,061-13-0.14%
20129,074-178-1.92%
20119,252-62-0.67%
20109,3142,30632.91%
19907,008-674-8.77%
19807,6826849.77%
19706,998-907-11.47%
19607,905-2,262-22.25%
195010,167-2,588-20.29%
194012,755-684-5.09%
193013,439-2,072-13.36%
192015,5112,02515.02%
191013,4862,38921.53%
190011,0973,11739.06%
18907,9804,871156.67%
18803,10967027.47%
18702,43932415.32%
18602,1150.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-2.27% (-192)
County Website
State
Founded
December 22, 1857
County Seat
2010 Population
9,314
Growth Since 2010
-11.41% (-1,063)
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Wilcox County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,56763.09%
Black or African American3,13135.48%
Some Other Race510.58%
Two or More Races410.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native340.39%
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Wilcox County, Georgia Population by Race

Wilcox County, Georgia Population Pyramid $2021

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Wilcox County, Georgia Median Age

39.8


Total

37.9


Male

43.8


Female

Wilcox County, Georgia Adults

There are 7,161 adults, (1,468 of whom are seniors) in Wilcox County, Georgia.

Wilcox County, Georgia Age Dependency

55

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilcox County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

3,538

40.10%

Male

5,286

59.90%

Wilcox County, Georgia Population by Age

Wilcox County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilcox County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female56.1%43.9%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
All76.1%23.9%
Male76.3%23.7%
Married87.5%12.5%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilcox County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5752.6176.1
Married1,2313.0687.5
Non Family7681.1869.8
Female4583.6856.1
Male1183.1676.3

3.17

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Wilcox County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3064.81%
9th to 12th Grade83213.07%
High School Graduate2,90045.55%
Some College1,14017.91%
Associates Degree4136.49%
Bachelors Degree4126.47%
Graduate Degree3635.70%
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Wilcox County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilcox County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,8423,452637
Black2,2021,610101
Hispanic28113026
2+ Races20207
Other Race19199
Native American942

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 47.37%.

Wilcox County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,969$36,795$26,179
Less Than 9th Grade$19,688$23,261$14,861
High School Graduate$27,083$40,074$22,396
Some College$36,413$37,931$32,167
Bachelors Degree$41,250$53,750$31,250
Graduate Degree$55,778$$55,488

$30,969

Average Earnings

$36,795

Average Male

$26,179

Average Female

Wilcox County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilcox County, Georgia Language by Age

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Wilcox County, Georgia Language

94.81% of Wilcox County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.07% of the population.

Wilcox County, Georgia Language

Wilcox County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,68982517.59%
Black1,64364439.20%
Hispanic26912144.98%
Native343294.12%
Multiple4149.76%
Other5123.92%

24.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.60%

Male Poverty Rate

27.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilcox County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilcox County, Georgia is Native, with 94.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilcox County, Georgia is Other, with 3.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.02%.

Wilcox County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.21%
High School19.35%
Some College14.36%
Bachelors or Greater11.90%

Wilcox County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed47.42%
Male Unemployed29.35%
Female Employed14.08%
Male Employed8.70%

Wilcox County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilcox County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,964$53,060
Families$49,432$59,381
Married Families$72,669-
Non Families$17,833$36,716
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Income by Household Type

Wilcox County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilcox County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Wilcox 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 55-64.

Wilcox County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Wilcox County, Georgia Marital Status

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515

Number of Veterans

486

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam154
Second Gulf War93
Korea67
First Gulf War56
World War II15

Wilcox County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+138
55 to 64108
35 to 54106
65 to 7494
18 to 3469

Wilcox County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4219.37%
Black903.44%
Native American444.44%

Wilcox County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Wilcox County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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8.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilcox County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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38.6%

Labor Force Participation

36%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wilcox County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Wilcox County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Wilcox 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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80.04%

Born in Wilcox County, Georgia

96.44%

Native Born

3.56%

Foreign Born

3.05%

Non Citizen

0.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.44% of Wilcox County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 80.04% having been born in Georgia. 3.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wilcox 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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