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Dougherty County, Georgia; Albany city, Georgia; Georgia; United States

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Dougherty County, Georgia
Albany city, Georgia
Georgia
United States
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
84,844
NA
10,799,566
331,893,745
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
84,844
NA
10,799,566
331,893,745
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
85,790
NA
10,711,908
331,449,281
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
-1.1%
NA
0.8%
0.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 85,790 69,647 10,711,908 331,449,281
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 94,565 77,434 9,687,653 308,745,538
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.6%
6.7%
6.2%
6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.6%
24.0%
23.6%
22.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.5%
15.2%
14.3%
16.5%
Female persons, percent
54.0%
54.1%
51.4%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
26.3%
21.0%
60.2%
76.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
71.0%
74.9%
32.6%
13.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.2%
0.5%
1.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.9%
0.9%
4.4%
5.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
1.3%
2.1%
2.2%
2.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.1%
2.5%
9.9%
18.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
24.3%
20.1%
52.0%
60.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 6,147 4,416 625,251 17,835,456
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 2.1% 1.8% 10.2% 13.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 40,507 X 4,378,391 139,684,244
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 45.9% 40.3% 64.0% 64.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $106,200 $100,300 $190,200 $229,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,154 $1,124 $1,449 $1,621
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $456 $450 $435 $509
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $774 $766 $1,042 $1,096
Building permits, 2021 25 X 67,223 1,736,982
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 34,233 28,184 3,830,264 122,354,219
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.46 2.42 2.68 2.60
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 78.6% 76.6% 85.5% 86.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 3.7% 3.4% 14.0% 21.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 86.9% 86.2% 92.0% 91.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 75.8% 74.9% 84.4% 85.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 84.4% 83.6% 87.9% 88.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 22.2% 20.8% 32.2% 32.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 11.7% 12.1% 8.9% 8.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
16.5%
18.7%
15.5%
10.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 56.8% 57.1% 62.7% 63.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 56.7% 57.7% 58.6% 58.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 185,349 D 18,976,611 708,138,598
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 875,140 868,844 51,800,643 2,040,441,203
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,184,059 D 155,836,792 5,696,729,632
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,529,899 1,449,584 119,801,495 4,219,821,871
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $16,189 $18,721 $12,077 $13,443
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 19.3 18.4 28.7 26.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $40,947 $38,826 $61,224 $64,994
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $22,647 $20,351 $32,427 $35,384
Persons in poverty, percent
27.4%
29.7%
14.0%
11.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 2,231 X 244,668 8,000,178
Total employment, 2020 36,907 X 4,107,151 134,163,349
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 1,483,085 X 216,568,398 7,564,809,878
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 0.6% X 1.6% 0.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 6,660 X 955,621 26,485,532
All firms, 2012 8,753 7,385 929,864 27,626,360
Men-owned firms, 2012 4,014 3,283 480,578 14,844,597
Women-owned firms, 2012 4,083 3,494 376,506 9,878,397
Minority-owned firms, 2012 5,227 4,587 371,588 7,952,386
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 3,133 2,425 538,893 18,987,918
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,035 866 96,787 2,521,682
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 7,318 6,144 800,585 24,070,685
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 287.7 1,404.7 168.4 87.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 328.69 55.13 57,513.49 3,531,905.43
FIPS Code 13095 1301052 13 1
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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