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Houston County, GA


Metropolitan Statistical Area: Warner Robins, GA
Designated Market Area: Macon, GA
USDA County Type (2015): Government
American Communities Project County Type (2023): Military Posts

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2022 population: 169,631   ( 29,731 from 2010)
Land area: 376.0 square miles
Population density: 451.1 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:89,504 52.76% 5.7%
Black:57,22633.74% 44.7%
Indian:4470.26% 14.0%
Asian:5,5513.27% 60.6%
2+ races:4,9862.94% 61.4%
Hispanic:11,9177.03% 40.0%
Total non-White:80,12747.24% 45.2%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:4,394 13.4
Deaths:3,71111.3
Net Migration: 5,00115.3
Net Immigration: 3191.0
Change in White population:4,801 3.4
Change in Non-White pop.:24,930 17.8




Race Breakdown with Components of Population Change

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Year:
Total population:
White:
Black:
Indian:
Asian:
2+ races:
Hispanic:
Total non-White:

2010
139,900
84,70360.55%
39,53528.26%
3920.28%
3,4562.47%
3,0892.21%
8,5156.09%
55,19739.45%

2000
110,765
76,39168.97%
27,18124.54%
3520.32%
1,7941.62%
1,5101.36%
3,3633.04%
34,37431.03%

1990
89,208
67,26675.40%
19,42021.77%
2640.30%
9571.07%
n/a
1,3011.46%
21,94224.60%

1980
77,605
60,18577.55%
15,49919.97%
1620.21%
5140.66%
n/a
1,1821.52%
17,42022.45%

1970
62,924
51,48481.82%
10,48116.66%
470.07%
1150.18%
n/a
7251.15%
11,440 18.18%

Decade:
Components:
Births:
Deaths:
Net Migration:
Net Immigration:
Change in White population:
Change in Non-White pop.:

2000's
NumberRate
17,415 15.7
7,9417.2
15,38413.9
5620.5
8,312 7.5
20,823 18.8
1990's
NumberRate
14,991 16.8
6,5607.4
9,55010.7
5880.7
9,125 10.2
12,432 13.9
1980's
NumberRate
13,638 17.6
4,901 6.3
3,552 4.6
n/a
7,081 9.1
4,522 5.8
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
4,899 7.8
n/a
8,701 13.8
5,980 9.5

Age, Family & Household Data for Houston County, GA

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Year:
 
Median Age:
Under 18:
Voting Age Population:
Over 65:
Households:
Persons Per HH:
Families (%HH):
Married Couples (%Fams):
Single Mothers (%Fams):
Non-Family (%HH):

2022
NumberPercent
36.1
41,717 24.6%
127,914 75.4%
21,590 12.7%
60,607
2.68
42,461 70.1%
30,806 72.6%
4,873 11.5%
18,146 29.9%

2010
NumberPercent
34.5
37,491 26.8%
102,409 73.2%
14,571 10.4%
53,051
2.61
37,874 71.4%
26,691 70.5%
5,206 13.7%
15,177 28.6%

2000
NumberPercent
33.8
31,140 28.1%
79,625 71.9%
10,378 9.4%
40,959
2.65
30,486 74.4%
23,280 76.4%
3,766 12.4%
10,473 25.6%

1990
NumberPercent
31.2
25,241 28.3%
63,967 71.7%
6,908 7.7%
32,427
2.71
24,748 76.3%
19,976 80.7%
2,333 9.4%
7,679 23.7%

1980
NumberPercent
27.2
25,139 32.4%
52,466 67.6%
4,159 5.4%
25,438
2.99
20,634 81.1%
17,420 84.4%
1,650 8.0%
4,804 18.9%

2022 Housing Data for Houston County, GA

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units66,889 
Median Value$189,500 
Occupied60,60790.6%
Vacant6,2829.4%
Owned40,56366.9%
Rented20,04433.1%
Median Rent$1,094 
Single-Family Units51,21676.6%
    Detached49,79074.4%
    Attached1,4262.1%
Buldings with 5+ Units7,62111.4%
Mobile Homes4,2296.3%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Houston County, GA

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,0002,4784.1%
$10,000 to $14,9991,7973.0%
$15,000 to $19,9991,8413.0%
$20,000 to $24,9992,6134.3%
$25,000 to $29,9992,3763.9%
$30,000 to $34,9992,2503.7%
$35,000 to $39,9992,4104.0%
$40,000 to $44,9992,0333.4%
$45,000 to $49,9991,7862.9%
$50,000 to $59,9994,2277.0%
$60,000 to $74,9996,0069.9%
$75,000 to $99,9998,89414.7%
$100,000 to $124,9996,71111.1%
$125,000 to $149,9995,1958.6%
$150,000 to $199,9995,5119.1%
$200,000 or more4,4797.4%
Median Household Income76,968 
Per Capita Income35,223 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to state88 
Compared to U.S.84 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI3,2425.3%
Public Assistance5380.9%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps6,24210.3%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed67,32268.3%
Unemployed3,5793.6%
In Armed Forces4,1584.2%
Total Labor Force75,05976.1%
Not in Labor Force23,53423.9%
Real Unemployment Rate 27.5%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector23,27521,03952.5%
Non-Profit1,1822,71530.3%
Self-Employed3,5252,74556.2%
Local Government2,2963,96636.7%
State Government1,3351,97840.3%
Federal Government7,2713,69266.3%
Total Private + Self26,80023,78453.0%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.12,08412,35149.5%
Total38,88436,13551.8%
Pct. Govt.27.4%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts11,14114.8%
Sales and Office Occupations17,19522.9%
Professional, Technical17,55723.4%
Service Occupations11,48515.3%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing2290.3%
All others17,73523.6%
White Collar 61.1%
Industry
 Number%
Public administration11,97215.9%
Retail trade9,89513.2%
Health care and social assistance8,33111.1%
Manufacturing6,7419.0%
Educational services6,4798.6%
Accommodation and food services4,8406.4%
Professional, scientific, technical4,7616.3%
Transportation and warehousing4,2855.7%
Finance and insurance3,9155.2%
Construction3,3224.4%
Other services3,0664.1%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.2,7033.6%
Real estate and rental and leasing1,0541.4%
Arts, entertainment, recreation9551.3%
Wholesale trade9511.3%
Information9111.2%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting5840.8%
Utilities2780.4%
Management500.1%
Mining, quarrying, oil/gas extraction200.0%

2022 Ancestry, Citizenship & Language Data for Houston County, GA

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican4,9533.02%
Puerto Rican1,4980.91%
Cuban7630.46%
Dominican2060.13%
Total Central American1,5160.92%
Costa Rican00.00%
Guatemalan5410.33%
Honduran1380.08%
Nicaraguan1280.08%
Panamanian1240.08%
Salvadoran5730.35%
Other Central American120.01%
Total South American1,0540.64%
Argentinean3110.19%
Bolivian00.00%
Chilean00.00%
Colombian4690.29%
Ecuadorian1380.08%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian590.04%
Uruguayan310.02%
Venezuelan410.02%
Other South American50.00%
Other Hispanic1,1180.68%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Vietnamese1,2910.79%
Filipino1,2670.77%
Indian1,0680.65%
Korean6110.37%
Chinese3260.20%
Burmese2540.15%
Japanese930.06%
Thai580.04%
Laotian280.02%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English141,81292.2%
Spanish6,4224.2%
Other Asian1,1040.7%
Vietnamese1,0430.7%
Other Indo-European8400.5%
French, Haitian, Cajun4890.3%
Tagalog4880.3%
Arabic4730.3%
German, other Germanic4090.3%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
American16,81310.2%
English14,7089.0%
German12,4227.6%
Irish11,7517.2%
Italian3,8002.3%
European2,8921.8%
French2,4291.5%
Scottish2,4181.5%
Polish1,9071.2%
Scotch-Irish1,4710.9%
African1,2940.8%
Jamaican1,1920.7%
Dutch1,1790.7%
British1,1770.7%
Swedish8140.5%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen159,51697.2%
Not a citizen4,6012.8%
Native153,75793.7%
Foreign-born10,3606.3%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Houston County, GA

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
2,633 2.4%4,934 4.6%29,352 27.2%36,378 33.7%19,718 18.3%14,781 13.7%
  Average years of education: 13.8
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 2,633 2.4%
9-12 Years 4,934 4.6%
H.S. Grad or GED 29,352 27.2%
Some College 36,378 33.7%
Bach. Degree 19,718 18.3%
Grad Degree 14,781 13.7%
Average years of education: 13.8

Source for the above data: U.S. Census Bureau / American Community Survey (5 year-estimates)


Historical Labor Force Data for Houston County, GA

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 42,820 41,130 1,690 3.9% 5.4%
1991 43,018 41,311 1,707 4.0% 5.3%
1992 44,418 41,913 2,505 5.6% 6.6%
1993 45,120 42,913 2,207 4.9% 5.7%
1994 46,613 44,543 2,070 4.4% 5.1%
1995 47,426 45,517 1,909 4.0% 4.8%
1996 49,034 47,191 1,843 3.8% 4.6%
1997 51,142 49,091 2,051 4.0% 4.5%
1998 51,788 49,860 1,928 3.7% 4.2%
1999 50,396 48,482 1,914 3.8% 3.8%
2000 53,336 51,537 1,799 3.4% 3.5%
2001 54,759 52,892 1,867 3.4% 4.1%
2002 57,021 54,702 2,319 4.1% 5.3%
2003 59,241 56,901 2,340 3.9% 5.1%
2004 60,439 57,850 2,589 4.3% 5.1%
2005 62,732 59,518 3,214 5.1% 5.7%
2006 66,067 63,047 3,020 4.6% 5.1%
2007 68,198 65,336 2,862 4.2% 4.9%
2008 69,693 65,760 3,933 5.6% 6.8%
2009 70,754 65,411 5,343 7.6% 10.4%
2010 67,259 61,498 5,761 8.6% 10.7%
2011 68,223 62,446 5,777 8.5% 10.1%
2012 68,515 63,085 5,430 7.9% 9.0%
2013 67,381 62,345 5,036 7.5% 8.1%
2014 65,831 61,332 4,499 6.8% 7.1%
2015 64,936 61,086 3,850 5.9% 6.1%
2016 67,671 64,005 3,666 5.4% 5.4%
2017 69,830 66,493 3,337 4.8% 4.8%
2018 70,350 67,476 2,874 4.1% 4.0%
2019 71,213 68,770 2,443 3.4% 3.5%
2020 70,418 66,769 3,649 5.2% 6.5%
2021 71,257 68,638 2,619 3.7% 3.9%
2022 70,748 68,554 2,194 3.1% 3.0%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com