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Wilcox County, Georgia

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Wilcox County, Georgia
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,812
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,812
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 9,256
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -4.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,255
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.1%
Female persons, percent
40.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
62.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
34.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
4.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
58.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 592
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 2.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 3,522
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 73.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $69,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $939
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $308
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $525
Building permits, 2018 NA
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 2,676
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.55
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 87.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 4.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 61.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 49.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 80.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 10.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 14.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
17.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 35.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 41.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 611
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 0
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 34,293
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 23,371
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $2,577
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 27.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $35,457
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $15,119
Persons in poverty, percent
30.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 84
Total employment, 2016 504
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 13,467
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 -1.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 535
All firms, 2012 584
Men-owned firms, 2012 302
Women-owned firms, 2012 203
Minority-owned firms, 2012 154
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 419
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 31
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 494
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 24.5
Land area in square miles, 2010 377.71
FIPS Code 13315
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., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). 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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