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Irwin County, GA


Designated Market Area: Albany, GA
USDA County Type (2015): Farming, Low Education, Low Employment
American Communities Project County Type (2023): Evangelical Hubs

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2022 population: 9,126   ( 412 from 2010)
Land area: 354.4 square miles
Population density: 25.8 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:6,285 68.87% 6.5%
Black:2,24324.58% 8.8%
Indian:130.14% 550.0%
Asian:660.72% 8.2%
2+ races:1041.14% 65.1%
Hispanic:4154.55% 82.0%
Total non-White:2,84131.13% 0.8%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:232 12.0
Deaths:34617.9
Net Migration: -438-22.7
Net Immigration: 20.1
Change in White population:-434 -4.6
Change in Non-White pop.:22 0.2




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
9,538
6,71970.44%
2,45925.78%
20.02%
610.64%
630.66%
2282.39%
2,81929.56%

2000
9,931
7,10271.51%
2,55525.73%
60.06%
330.33%
310.31%
2022.03%
2,82928.49%

1990
8,649
5,98369.18%
2,63830.50%
80.09%
200.23%
n/a
00.00%
2,66630.82%

1980
8,988
6,16268.56%
2,76830.80%
00.00%
50.06%
n/a
530.59%
2,82631.44%

1970
8,036
5,30566.02%
2,72933.96%
00.00%
20.02%
n/a
00.00%
2,731 33.98%

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

2000's
NumberRate
1,163 11.7
9849.9
-119-1.2
1431.4
-383 -3.9
-10 -0.1
1990's
NumberRate
1,138 13.2
1,11912.9
5676.6
190.2
1,119 12.9
163 1.9
1980's
NumberRate
1,345 15.0
953 10.6
-568 -6.3
n/a
-179 -2.0
-160 -1.8
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
425 5.3
n/a
857 10.7
95 1.2

Age, Family & Household Data for Irwin 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
39.8
2,083 22.8%
7,043 77.2%
1,735 19.0%
3,566
2.58
2,314 64.9%
1,587 68.6%
405 17.5%
1,252 35.1%

2010
NumberPercent
38.8
2,315 24.3%
7,223 75.7%
1,485 15.6%
3,495
2.54
2,475 70.8%
1,714 69.3%
319 12.9%
1,020 29.2%

2000
NumberPercent
34.6
2,880 29.0%
7,051 71.0%
1,431 14.4%
3,691
2.59
2,771 75.1%
2,081 75.1%
309 11.2%
920 24.9%

1990
NumberPercent
33.3
2,464 28.5%
6,185 71.5%
1,347 15.6%
3,154
2.70
2,355 74.7%
1,757 74.6%
316 13.4%
799 25.3%

1980
NumberPercent
31.1
2,934 32.6%
6,054 67.4%
1,270 14.1%
3,018
2.94
2,365 78.4%
1,892 80.0%
190 8.0%
653 21.6%

2022 Housing Data for Irwin County, GA

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units4,168 
Median Value$94,700 
Occupied3,56685.6%
Vacant60214.4%
Owned2,57172.1%
Rented99527.9%
Median Rent$772 
Single-Family Units2,91069.8%
    Detached2,78266.7%
    Attached1283.1%
Buldings with 5+ Units691.7%
Mobile Homes1,02824.7%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Irwin County, GA

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,0002667.5%
$10,000 to $14,9992025.7%
$15,000 to $19,9991955.5%
$20,000 to $24,9992587.2%
$25,000 to $29,9992025.7%
$30,000 to $34,9992878.0%
$35,000 to $39,999762.1%
$40,000 to $44,9992246.3%
$45,000 to $49,9991865.2%
$50,000 to $59,9992136.0%
$60,000 to $74,99958816.5%
$75,000 to $99,99940311.3%
$100,000 to $124,9992507.0%
$125,000 to $149,999822.3%
$150,000 to $199,999601.7%
$200,000 or more742.1%
Median Household Income46,383 
Per Capita Income23,794 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to state76 
Compared to U.S.72 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI581.6%
Public Assistance280.8%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps36210.2%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed3,49059.9%
Unemployed2023.5%
In Armed Forces00.0%
Total Labor Force3,69263.4%
Not in Labor Force2,13536.6%
Real Unemployment Rate 40.1%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector1,4501,08457.2%
Non-Profit12515544.6%
Self-Employed2984686.6%
Local Government10331124.9%
State Government13914349.3%
Federal Government6579.5%
Total Private + Self1,7481,13060.7%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.37366635.9%
Total2,1211,79654.1%
Pct. Govt.19.4%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts44811.4%
Sales and Office Occupations58114.8%
Professional, Technical70818.1%
Service Occupations63016.1%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing230.6%
All others1,55039.6%
White Collar 44.3%
Industry
 Number%
Health care and social assistance54413.9%
Manufacturing54313.9%
Retail trade48012.3%
Educational services3859.8%
Transportation and warehousing3168.1%
Construction2937.5%
Public administration2827.2%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting1874.8%
Accommodation and food services1704.3%
Professional, scientific, technical1503.8%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.1223.1%
Wholesale trade1183.0%
Real estate and rental and leasing1002.6%
Other services882.2%
Finance and insurance812.1%
Information411.0%
Utilities170.4%

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

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican3633.83%
Puerto Rican70.07%
Cuban00.00%
Dominican00.00%
Total Central American220.23%
Costa Rican00.00%
Guatemalan00.00%
Honduran100.11%
Nicaraguan00.00%
Panamanian00.00%
Salvadoran120.13%
Other Central American00.00%
Total South American00.00%
Argentinean00.00%
Bolivian00.00%
Chilean00.00%
Colombian00.00%
Ecuadorian00.00%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian00.00%
Uruguayan00.00%
Venezuelan00.00%
Other South American00.00%
Other Hispanic10.01%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Thai150.16%
Indian50.05%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English8,56494.7%
Spanish4284.7%
German, other Germanic340.4%
Other Asian150.2%
Other Indo-European50.1%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
American1,47415.5%
English8709.2%
Irish7568.0%
German1721.8%
Scotch-Irish750.8%
Italian630.7%
European600.6%
Haitian580.6%
Scottish470.5%
British390.4%
French290.3%
Dutch230.2%
Norwegian150.2%
French Canadian130.1%
Canadian120.1%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen9,43799.5%
Not a citizen500.5%
Native9,35698.6%
Foreign-born1311.4%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Irwin County, GA

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
315 4.8%877 13.4%2,373 36.3%1,866 28.6%551 8.4%547 8.4%
  Average years of education: 12.6
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 315 4.8%
9-12 Years 877 13.4%
H.S. Grad or GED 2,373 36.3%
Some College 1,866 28.6%
Bach. Degree 551 8.4%
Grad Degree 547 8.4%
Average years of education: 12.6

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


Historical Labor Force Data for Irwin County, GA

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 3,887 3,663 224 5.8% 5.4%
1991 3,766 3,582 184 4.9% 5.3%
1992 3,942 3,719 223 5.7% 6.6%
1993 4,114 3,873 241 5.9% 5.7%
1994 4,151 3,958 193 4.6% 5.1%
1995 4,280 4,092 188 4.4% 4.8%
1996 4,472 4,251 221 4.9% 4.6%
1997 4,655 4,397 258 5.5% 4.5%
1998 4,833 4,580 253 5.2% 4.2%
1999 5,051 4,827 224 4.4% 3.8%
2000 4,516 4,308 208 4.6% 3.5%
2001 4,415 4,171 244 5.5% 4.1%
2002 4,497 4,227 270 6.0% 5.3%
2003 4,456 4,171 285 6.4% 5.1%
2004 4,406 4,182 224 5.1% 5.1%
2005 4,636 4,351 285 6.1% 5.7%
2006 4,727 4,472 255 5.4% 5.1%
2007 4,307 4,026 281 6.5% 4.9%
2008 4,236 3,782 454 10.7% 6.8%
2009 4,085 3,440 645 15.8% 10.4%
2010 3,687 3,139 548 14.9% 10.7%
2011 3,532 3,051 481 13.6% 10.1%
2012 3,529 3,121 408 11.6% 9.0%
2013 3,366 3,011 355 10.5% 8.1%
2014 3,138 2,838 300 9.6% 7.1%
2015 3,100 2,836 264 8.5% 6.1%
2016 3,219 2,964 255 7.9% 5.4%
2017 3,313 3,079 234 7.1% 4.8%
2018 3,330 3,139 191 5.7% 4.0%
2019 3,403 3,243 160 4.7% 3.5%
2020 3,467 3,276 191 5.5% 6.5%
2021 3,555 3,394 161 4.5% 3.9%
2022 3,537 3,397 140 4.0% 3.0%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com