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Peach County, Georgia; Baldwin County, Georgia; Wheeler County, Georgia; Oglethorpe County, Georgia

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Peach County, Georgia
Baldwin County, Georgia
Wheeler County, Georgia
Oglethorpe County, Georgia
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 27,546 44,890 7,855 15,259
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 27,546 44,890 7,855 15,259
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 27,807 45,840 7,431 14,881
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -0.9% -2.1% 5.7% 2.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 27,695 45,720 7,421 14,899
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.9%
4.7%
4.5%
5.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.8%
18.5%
16.9%
20.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.5%
16.5%
14.8%
19.4%
Female persons, percent
51.8%
49.3%
35.6%
50.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
51.9%
54.0%
60.4%
79.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
44.4%
42.5%
37.8%
17.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.3%
0.1%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.1%
1.7%
0.4%
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
Z
Z
Two or More Races, percent
2.0%
1.3%
1.3%
1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
8.4%
2.3%
5.4%
5.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
44.7%
52.4%
56.1%
75.2%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 1,992 2,479 388 953
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 5.5% 2.7% 0.2% 1.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 11,747 20,725 2,635 6,754
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 65.4% 58.5% 63.3% 77.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $135,100 $120,300 $58,800 $118,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,225 $1,240 $913 $1,151
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $435 $411 $293 $355
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $698 $703 $450 $725
Building permits, 2019 70 104 0 53
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 10,136 16,191 1,862 5,651
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.49 2.51 4.14 2.62
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 89.4% 82.1% 94.6% 91.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 8.2% 4.2% 1.1% 5.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 82.4% 84.2% 43.2% 76.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 74.2% 74.8% 39.9% 65.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 83.0% 85.8% 80.8% 79.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 20.5% 23.3% 13.6% 17.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 12.2% 11.5% 9.4% 11.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
16.3%
16.1%
16.4%
20.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 53.3% 53.6% 42.0% 57.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 48.6% 52.7% 37.9% 52.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 40,791 D 997 D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 39,255 D D D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 0 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 6,470 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 296,125 554,505 21,249 40,608
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $10,721 $11,959 $2,694 $2,778
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 23.5 22.5 30.9 28.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $46,636 $43,672 $30,192 $47,120
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $24,486 $21,716 $14,654 $23,523
Persons in poverty, percent
19.8%
22.9%
34.2%
12.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 456 798 57 173
Total employment, 2018 6,882 12,995 692 1,231
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 268,489 443,771 25,720 37,770
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 5.0% 1.2% -7.0% 3.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,898 3,229 375 1,096
All firms, 2012 2,233 3,709 294 1,062
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,097 1,759 137 681
Women-owned firms, 2012 920 1,543 134 307
Minority-owned firms, 2012 966 1,803 92 200
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,159 1,771 196 822
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 228 413 52 100
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,905 3,096 236 948
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 184.3 177.3 25.1 33.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 150.27 257.84 295.48 439.01
FIPS Code 13225 13009 13309 13221
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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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