Population Demographics for Wilkes County, Georgia in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population10,593100
White5,61653
Black or African American4,53542
Hispanic or Latino3613
Some Other Race2172
Two or More Races1541

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population5,1695,42410,593
White2,8272,7895,616
Black or African American2,1102,4254,535
Hispanic or Latino217144361
Some Other Race13087217
Two or More Races6589154

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Wilkes County

 
Total Population:10,593
Male Population:5,169
Female Population:5,424

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Wilkes County

 
Both sexes43
Male41
Female45

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Wilkes County

 
Total Population:10,249
Male Population:4,874
Under 5 years:314
5 to 9 years:288
10 to 14 years:370
15 to 17 years:242
18 and 19 years:112
20 years:51
21 years:50
22 to 24 years:130
25 to 29 years:247
30 to 34 years:239
35 to 39 years:262
40 to 44 years:318
45 to 49 years:359
50 to 54 years:387
55 to 59 years:336
60 and 61 years:137
62 to 64 years:223
65 and 66 years:135
67 to 69 years:194
70 to 74 years:189
75 to 79 years:161
80 to 84 years:67
85 years and over:63
Female Population:5,375
Under 5 years:318
5 to 9 years:309
10 to 14 years:316
15 to 17 years:198
18 and 19 years:117
20 years:44
21 years:48
22 to 24 years:137
25 to 29 years:278
30 to 34 years:262
35 to 39 years:293
40 to 44 years:329
45 to 49 years:401
50 to 54 years:409
55 to 59 years:424
60 and 61 years:156
62 to 64 years:229
65 and 66 years:126
67 to 69 years:182
70 to 74 years:259
75 to 79 years:195
80 to 84 years:168
85 years and over:177

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Wilkes County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Wilkes County

 
Total:4,263
Family led homes:2,841
Husband-wife family:1,822
Other family:1,019
Population of male led with no wife present:216
Population female led with no husband present:803
Population of Nonfamily homes:1,422
Population living alone:1,260
Population not living alone:162

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Wilkes County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:4,263
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:1,281
Population of family homes:1,271
Husband-wife family:668
Under 6 years only:140
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:151
6 to 17 years only:377
Other family:603
Male householder, no wife present:107
Under 6 years only:23
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:17
6 to 17 years only:67
Female led with no husband present:496
Under 6 years only:99
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:115
6 to 17 years only:282
Nonfamily households:10
Male led households:10
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:7
Female led householder:0
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:0
Households with no people under 18 years:2,982
Family households:1,570
Husband-wife family:1,154
Other family:416
Male led with no wife present:109
Female led with no husband present:307
Nonfamily households:1,412
Male led householder:651
Female led householder:761

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Wilkes County, by type

 
Total Home Population:4,263
Population of Family homes:2,841
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:76
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:363
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:479
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:616
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:301
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:288
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:445
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:207
Population of 85 year olds and over:66
Population of Nonfamily Homes:1,422
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:37
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:82
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:124
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:260
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:140
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:163
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:268
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:238
Population of 85 year olds and over:110

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Wilkes County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:4,263
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:1,942
1-person household:733
2-or-more-person household:1,209
Family households:1,155
Nonfamily households:54
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:2,321
1-person household:527
2-or-more-person household:1,794
Family homes:1,686
Nonfamily homes:108

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Wilkes County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:4,263
Home has three or more generations:234
Home does not have three or more generations:4,029

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Wilkes County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:2,354
Unmarried partner of home lead present:198
In family homes:187
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner households:80
Population of female led and female partner households:17
Population of female led and male partner households:87
In nonfamily homes:11
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:11
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:0
No unmarried partner of home lead present:2,156
In family homes:2,149
Population of husband-wife family homes:1,243
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:92
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:814
In nonfamily homes:7

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Wilkes County

 
Total Population:8,405
Population Under 18 years:2,313
Population 18 years and over:6,092

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Wilkes County have lived in one place.

 
Total:4,263
Population of Owner occupied homes:2,961
Family home:2,089
Nonfamily homess:872
Male led home:387
Living alone:344
Not living alone:43
Female led home:485
Living alone:438
Not living alone:47
Population of Renter occupied homes:1,302
Family run homes:752
Husband-wife family:279
Other family:473
Male led with no wife present:87
Female led with no husband present:386
Nonfamily Homes:550
Male led homes:274
Male living alone:231
Male not living alone:43
Female led homes:276
Females living alone:247
Females not living alone:29