Rabun County, GA Demographic Data

Rabun County, GA Summary

Rabun County is located in Georgia
  • Population: 16,297
  • Area: 376.88 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 369.99 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 6.89 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 43.24 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 2,059.38 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Rabun County, GA Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
8,246
51%
50.8
Male
8,066
49%
49.2
Total Population
16,312
 
323,128,000

Rabun County, GA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
685
4.2% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
834
5.1% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
755
4.6% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
939
5.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
914
5.6% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
1,636
10.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,845
11.3% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
2,063
12.6% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
1,243
7.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
1,244
7.6% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
2,504
15.4% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
1,239
7.6% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
411
2.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
13,414
82.2%
77.2
Female
6,839
51.0%
51.3
Male
6,575
49.0%
48.7
21 Years and over
12,952
79.4%
73.1
62 Years and over
5,010
30.7%
18.8
65 Years and over
4,154
25.5%
15.2
Female
2,208
53.2%
55.8
Male
1,946
46.8%
44.2
Median Age (years)
48
0.0%
0.0

Rabun County, GA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
16,101
98.7% 
96.8
White
15,051
92.3% 
72.6
Black or African American
346
2.1% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
65
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
111
0.7% 
5.4
Asian Indian
107
0.7% 
1.2
Chinese
2
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
2
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.4
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.6
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
528
3.2% 
5.1
Two or More Races
211
1.3% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
1,308
8.0% 
17.8
Mexican
1,024
6.3% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
39
0.2% 
1.7
Cuban
18
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
227
1.4% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
15,004
92.0% 
82.2

Rabun County, GA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
573
4.7% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
1,187
9.7% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
4,026
33.0% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
2,462
20.2% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
728
6.0% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
1,896
15.6% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
1,313
10.8% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,760
14.4%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
10,425
85.6%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
3,209
26.4%
31.2

Rabun County, GA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
3,038
21.6%
33.7%
Now Married
7,539
53.7%
47.5
Divorced
1,947
13.9%
11.0%
Separated
265
1.9%
2.0
Widowed
1,249
8.9
5.8%

Rabun County, GA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
14,061
90.0%
78.4%
Languages other than english
1,566
10.0%
21.6%
Spanish
1,328
8.5%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
174
1.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
42
0.3%
3.5%
Other Languages
22
0.1%
1.1%

Rabun County, GA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
824
12.4%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
544
8.2%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
867
13.1%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
876
13.2%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
903
13.6%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
1,046
15.8%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
716
10.8%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
473
7.1%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
200
3.0%
5.8
$200,000 or more
180
2.7%
6.4
Median household income
38,277
 
57,617
Per capita income
24,374
 
31,128

Rabun County, GA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
124
2.0%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
779
12.5%
9.8
Construction
942
15.2%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,384
22.3%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
335
5.4%
6.6
Information
77
1.2%
2.1
Manufacturing
424
6.8%
10.1
Other services except public administration
377
6.1%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
515
8.3%
11.4
Public administration
243
3.9%
4.6
Retail trade
735
11.8%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
210
3.4%
5.2
Wholesale trade
68
1.1%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,011
16.3%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
2,079
33.5%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
617
9.9%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
1,290
20.8%
23.3%
Service occupations
1,216
19.6%
18.1%

Rabun County, GA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
6,108
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
4,498
73.6%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
1,049
17.2%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
61
1.0%
5.1
Walked
149
2.4%
2.7
Other means
55
0.9%
1.8
Worked at home
296
4.8%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
21.8
 
26.6

Rabun County, GA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
307
4.6%
8.7
1 vehicles
2,302
34.7%
33.2
2 vehicles
2,535
38.2%
37.1
3 or more
1,485
22.4%
21.0

Rabun County, GA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
6,629
53.2%
87.6
Owner Occupied
4,822
72.7%
63.1
Renter Occupied
1,807
27.3%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
5,822
46.8%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
6
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
14
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.4
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.4
0.0%
2.5

Rabun County, GA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
12,451
1 room
111
0.9%
2.4
2 rooms
193
1.6%
2.7
3 rooms
1,435
11.5%
9.1
4 rooms
2,064
16.6%
16.5
5 rooms
2,682
21.5%
19.8
6 rooms
2,514
20.2%
17.8
7 rooms
1,310
10.5%
12.0
8 rooms
890
7.1%
8.6
9 rooms or more
1,252
10.1%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 
0.0

Rabun County, GA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
12,451
 
 
1-unit, detached
9,802
78.7%
61.5
1-unit, attached
117
0.9%
5.9
2-units
142
1.1%
3.6
3 or 4 units
208
1.7%
4.4
5 to 9 units
507
4.1%
4.8
10 to 19 units
157
1.3%
4.4
20 or more units
28
0.2%
9.0
Mobile home
1,480
11.9%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
10
0.1%
0.1

Rabun County, GA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
701
5.6%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
288
2.3%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
681
5.5%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
771
6.2%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
1,852
14.9%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
2,845
22.8%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
2,820
22.6%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
2,323
18.7%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
128
1.0%
2.8%
2014 or later
42
0.3%
1.4%

Rabun County, GA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
316
4.8%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
1,823
27.5%
4.7
Electricity
3,584
54.1%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
29
0.4%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
815
12.3%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
41
0.6%
0.5
No fuel used
21
0.3%
1.1

Rabun County, GA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
2,197
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
72
3.3%
1.6%
$2,500 to $2,999
141
6.4%
7.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
147
6.7%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
186
8.5%
10.3%
$1,500 to $1,999
364
16.6%
20.1%
$500 to $999
586
26.7%
20.4%
$1,000 to $1,499
701
31.9%
28.8%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
650
29.9%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
262
12.0%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
240
11.0%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
265
12.2%
7.0%
35.0% or more
758
34.9%
21.3%
Not Computed
22
0.0%
0.0%

Rabun County, GA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,441 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$3,000 or more
2
0.1%
1.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
5
0.3%
4.4%
$1,500 to $1,999
9
0.6%
11.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
109
7.6%
28.3%
Less than $500
316
21.9%
10.7%
$500 to $999
1,000
69.4%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
366
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
678
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
224
16.1%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
89
6.4%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
104
7.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
137
9.8%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
144
10.4%
9.0%
35.0% or more
693
49.8%
40.7%
Not Computed
416
0.0%
0.0%

Rabun County, GA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
4,822
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
692
14.4%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
665
13.8%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
887
18.4%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
709
14.7%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
772
16.0%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
654
13.6%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
296
6.1%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
147
3.0%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
158,800
 
205,000
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