Community Profile and Demographics

City Area

  • 4.2 Square Miles
  • Geographical Location - Latitude 32.39 N, Longitude 83.35 W

 

Population (2010 Census):

  • 5,150 Total

 

Gender

• 2,350 (45.6% Males)

• 2,800 (54.4% Females)

 

Age

• Under 18 - 1,116 (21.7%)

• 18 and over - 4,034 (78.3%)

• Ages 20-24 – 638

• Ages 25-34 – 486 

• Ages 35-49 – 711

• Ages 50-64 – 29

• Ages 65 and over – 667

• Median Age - 36.7

 

Ethnicity

• Hispanic or Latino – 94

• Non-Hispanic or Latino - 5,056 

 

Race

• White - 2,480

• African American - 2,498

• Asian - 83

• American Indian and Alaskan Native - 3

• Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander - 2

• Other – 27

• Identified by two or more - 57

 

Household Data

• Average Household size - 2.4

• Percent of Family Households - 66.1

• Median Household Income - $24,160

• Mean Household Income - $47,298

• Median House/Condo Value - $62,300

• Median Gross Rent - $623

 

Most Commonly Used House Heating Fuel

• Electricity (75%)

• Utility Gas (23%)

• Bottle, Tank, or LP Gas (.8%)

• Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Wood, etc. (1.2%)

 

Level of Education for Population 25 Years and Older

  • High School or Higher (72.1%)
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (12.3%)
  • Graduate or Professional Degree (5.5%)

 

Economic Data

Unemployment Rate

  • 16.6% (July 2013)

 

Class of Worker (civilian employed populate 16 years and over)

• Private Wage and Salary Workers (76.6%)

• Government Workers (22.8%)

• Self-Employed in Own Not Incorporated Business

  Workers (.6%)

 

Industry (civilian employed populate 16 years and over)

• Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining (7.9%)

• Construction (1.1%)

• Manufacturing (10.7%)

• Wholesale Trade (2.5%)

• Retail Trade (11.2%)

• Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities (4.6%)

• Finance and Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing (1.4%)

• Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative and Waste Management (4.3%)

• Educational Services, and Health Care and Social Assistance (19.2%)

• Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, and Accommodation and Food Services (18.9%)

• Other Services, Except Public Administration (12.7%)

• Public Administration (5.5%)

 

Additional Demographic Data for Cochran and Bleckley County