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Wheeler County Info Snack

Population
7,932
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
27.4%
Median Home
$48,300
Median Income
$27,779
Median Rent
$482

Cities & Towns in Wheeler County

Alamo, GA
Population 3,376

Glenwood, GA
Population 826

Scotland, GA
Population 392

Map Of Wheeler County

Population over time in Wheeler County

Year Population % Change
2016 4,594 -13.2%
2015 5,294 -4.8%
2014 5,559 8.4%
2013 5,130 -2.2%
2012 5,248 8.7%
2011 4,827 14.3%
2010 4,224 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wheeler County

White
56.4% (4,470)
African American
41.4% (3,282)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.1% (11)
Hispanic
2.0% (160)
Race Wheeler County GA USA
White 56.4% 54.1% 60.6%
African American 41.4% 30.7% 10.4%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 3.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 2.0% 9.2% 17.3%

Household Income For Wheeler County, Georgia

Less than $10,000
15.3% (1,213)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.5% (753)
$15,000 to $24,999
22.3% (1,768)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (856)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (1,094)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (1,316)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.9% (547)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.9% (388)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Wheeler County GA USA
Less than $10,000 15.3% 8.3% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.5% 5.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 22.3% 10.9% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.9% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.9% 12.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 4.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.6% 5.7%

Gender in Wheeler County

Female
35.1% (2,786)
Male
64.9% (5,145)
Gender Wheeler County GA USA
Female 35.1% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 64.9% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wheeler County for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5% (467)
9-12th Grade
17% (1,388)
High School / GED
53% (4,235)
Some College
11% (888)
Associate's Degree
7% (563)
Bachelor's Degree
3% (293)
Master's Degree
1% (79)
Professional Degree
0% (15)
Doctorate Degree
0% (0)
Education Wheeler County GA USA
< 9th Grade 5.9% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 17.5% 8.9% 7.4%
High School / GED 53.4% 28.1% 27.5%
Some College 11.2% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 7.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 3.7% 18.3% 18.8%
Master's Degree 1.0% 7.8% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.2% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.3% 1.3%

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