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Twiggs County, Georgia

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Table

Twiggs County, Georgia
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
7,856
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
7,856
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
8,022
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
-2.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 8,022
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,023
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
23.3%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
56.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
40.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
55.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 645
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 2.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 4,278
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 86.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $71,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $941
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $360
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $682
Building permits, 2021 10
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 3,080
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.64
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 96.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 3.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 76.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 69.6%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 79.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 10.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 10.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
16.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 45.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 43.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 0
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 27,933
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $3,307
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 29.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $43,477
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $22,534
Persons in poverty, percent
20.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 75
Total employment, 2020 1,699
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 64,276
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 6.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 619
All firms, 2012 638
Men-owned firms, 2012 274
Women-owned firms, 2012 235
Minority-owned firms, 2012 341
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 289
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 69
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 521
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 25.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 358.40
FIPS Code 13289
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.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

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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