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Worth County, Georgia; Habersham County, Georgia; Jeff Davis County, Georgia; Macon County, Georgia; Laurens County, Georgia

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Worth County, Georgia
Habersham County, Georgia
Jeff Davis County, Georgia
Macon County, Georgia
Laurens County, Georgia
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 20,247 45,328 15,115 12,947 47,546
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 20,247 45,328 15,115 12,947 47,546
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 21,667 43,032 15,074 14,743 48,435
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -6.6% 5.3% 0.3% -12.2% -1.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 21,679 43,041 15,068 14,740 48,434
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.6%
5.8%
6.6%
5.0%
6.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.0%
22.3%
26.1%
18.5%
24.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.9%
18.8%
16.1%
18.1%
18.1%
Female persons, percent
52.1%
52.2%
50.6%
45.3%
52.7%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
69.6%
90.6%
81.7%
35.9%
59.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
28.0%
3.9%
15.3%
60.7%
37.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
1.1%
0.8%
0.6%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.7%
2.3%
0.8%
1.4%
1.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.3%
0.1%
0.1%
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.3%
1.8%
1.3%
1.2%
1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.4%
15.5%
12.8%
4.5%
2.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
67.7%
76.9%
70.4%
32.8%
57.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 1,351 2,824 707 643 3,211
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 1.6% 9.0% 3.5% 2.1% 1.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 9,370 18,750 6,543 6,106 21,633
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 65.4% 78.3% 65.1% 64.0% 64.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $98,700 $150,500 $79,800 $63,800 $94,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,051 $1,224 $895 $973 $1,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $414 $364 $364 $342 $343
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $722 $772 $584 $592 $615
Building permits, 2019 31 185 4 4 20
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 8,002 15,139 5,279 4,696 17,142
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.54 2.80 2.82 2.40 2.71
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 92.5% 89.2% 92.1% 87.1% 89.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 2.3% 16.0% 7.4% 7.7% 3.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 82.1% 81.4% 82.7% 75.7% 73.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 69.9% 71.0% 61.3% 59.3% 60.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 82.9% 79.6% 79.3% 73.6% 85.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 11.0% 19.3% 10.3% 8.8% 16.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 12.2% 9.6% 14.3% 11.0% 10.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
18.4%
20.0%
19.6%
19.6%
15.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 57.9% 53.9% 49.8% 45.1% 50.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 50.6% 46.8% 45.0% 49.8% 47.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 53,503 10,795 D 77,822
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 108,056 23,964 33,837 599,966
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 1,219,044 303,990 478,493 639,983
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 99,248 64,375 265,059 305,985
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 117,096 462,142 251,915 43,548 700,527
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $5,386 $10,619 $16,621 $3,053 $14,582
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 25.7 27.5 23.0 26.3 24.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $45,398 $50,563 $36,669 $32,161 $39,120
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $24,415 $23,046 $17,833 $17,883 $21,665
Persons in poverty, percent
20.3%
15.2%
21.2%
29.4%
23.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 267 843 241 172 1,062
Total employment, 2018 2,777 12,054 3,614 1,663 15,530
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 97,438 423,009 121,691 72,915 613,249
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -0.5% 1.0% -0.2% 1.4% 3.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,357 3,281 938 765 3,929
All firms, 2012 1,733 3,528 1,169 1,029 4,393
Men-owned firms, 2012 968 1,934 613 516 2,355
Women-owned firms, 2012 711 1,314 449 430 1,671
Minority-owned firms, 2012 436 384 235 591 1,568
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,260 3,047 902 398 2,659
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 173 497 82 119 525
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,522 2,915 1,033 854 3,648
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 38.0 155.5 45.6 36.8 60.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 570.70 276.74 330.74 400.64 807.30
FIPS Code 13321 13137 13161 13193 13175
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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