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
8,285
51%
50.8
Male
7,981
49%
49.2
Total Population
16,266
 
321,419,000

Rabun County, GA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
730
4.5% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
836
5.1% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
751
4.6% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
984
6.0% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
914
5.6% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
1,629
10.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,816
11.2% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
2,101
12.9% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
1,235
7.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
1,284
7.9% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
2,382
14.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
1,145
7.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
459
2.8% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
13,302
81.8%
77.1
Female
6,819
51.3%
51.4
Male
6,483
48.7%
48.6
21 Years and over
12,806
78.7%
72.9
62 Years and over
4,844
29.8%
18.3
65 Years and over
3,986
24.5%
14.9
Female
2,134
53.5%
55.9
Male
1,852
46.5%
44.1
Median Age (years)
48
NR
NR

Rabun County, GA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
16,001
98.4% 
96.9
White
15,058
92.6% 
73.1
Black or African American
307
1.9% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
81
0.5% 
0.8
Asian
126
0.8% 
5.4
Asian Indian
123
0.8% 
1.2
Chinese
1
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
2
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
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
429
2.6% 
4.8
Two or More Races
265
1.6% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
1,318
8.1% 
17.6
Mexican
1,027
6.3% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
28
0.2% 
1.7
Cuban
12
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
251
1.5% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
14,948
91.9% 
82.4

Rabun County, GA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
577
4.8% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
1,095
9.1% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
4,103
34.0% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
2,461
20.4% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
695
5.8% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
1,872
15.5% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
1,248
10.4% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,672
13.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
10,379
86.1%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
3,120
25.9%
30.6

Rabun County, GA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
2,968
21.3%
33.5%
Now Married
7,683
55.1%
47.5
Divorced
1,914
13.7%
11.0%
Separated
285
2.0%
2.1
Widowed
1,099
7.9
5.8%

Rabun County, GA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
13,896
89.4%
78.5%
Languages other than english
1,640
10.6%
21.5%
Spanish
1,382
8.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
201
1.3%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
47
0.3%
3.5%
Other Languages
10
0.1%
1.0%

Rabun County, GA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
889
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
645
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
897
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
949
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
944
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
964
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
692
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
460
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
158
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
191
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
35,211
 
55,775
Per capita income
22,869
 
29,979

Rabun County, GA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
117
1.9%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
779
12.5%
9.8
Construction
1,010
16.2%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,332
21.4%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
425
6.8%
6.5
Information
44
0.7%
2.1
Manufacturing
297
4.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
429
6.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
487
7.8%
11.3
Public administration
267
4.3%
4.6
Retail trade
733
11.8%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
266
4.3%
5.1
Wholesale trade
50
0.8%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,083
17.4%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,957
31.4%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
566
9.1%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
1,328
21.3%
23.6%
Service occupations
1,302
20.9%
18.0%

Rabun County, GA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
6,064
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
4,674
77.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
820
13.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
78
1.3%
5.2
Walked
165
2.7%
2.8
Other means
50
0.8%
1.8
Worked at home
277
4.6%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
21.0
 
26.0

Rabun County, GA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
334
4.9%
8.9
1 vehicles
2,298
33.8%
33.5
2 vehicles
2,665
39.3%
37.2
3 or more
1,492
22.0%
20.3

Rabun County, GA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
6,789
54.6%
87.7
Owner Occupied
4,989
73.5%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,800
26.5%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
5,652
45.4%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
8
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
14
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Rabun County, GA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
12,441
1 room
94
0.8%
2.3
2 rooms
224
1.8%
2.5
3 rooms
1,443
11.6%
9.0
4 rooms
2,299
18.5%
16.6
5 rooms
2,913
23.4%
20.0
6 rooms
2,639
21.2%
17.9
7 rooms
1,044
8.4%
12.1
8 rooms
730
5.9%
8.5
9 rooms or more
1,055
8.5%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Rabun County, GA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
12,441
 
 
1-unit, detached
9,743
78.3%
61.4
1-unit, attached
191
1.5%
5.8
2-units
87
0.7%
3.7
3 or 4 units
210
1.7%
4.5
5 to 9 units
501
4.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
186
1.5%
4.6
20 or more units
75
0.6%
8.8
Mobile home
1,437
11.6%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
11
0.1%
0.1

Rabun County, GA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
710
5.7%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
242
1.9%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
584
4.7%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
687
5.5%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
1,784
14.3%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
3,089
24.8%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
3,075
24.7%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
2,165
17.4%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
105
0.8%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Rabun County, GA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
268
3.9%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
1,832
27.0%
4.7
Electricity
3,701
54.5%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
26
0.4%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
893
13.2%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
47
0.7%
0.5
No fuel used
22
0.3%
1.2

Rabun County, GA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
2,359
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
106
4.5%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
115
4.9%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
153
6.5%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
169
7.2%
6.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
445
18.9%
20.3%
$500 to $999
614
26.0%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
757
32.1%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
656
28.1%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
234
10.0%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
329
14.1%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
273
11.7%
7.3%
35.0% or more
845
36.2%
22.3%
Not Computed
22
NR
NR

Rabun County, GA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,450 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
1
0.1%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
1
0.1%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
10
0.7%
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
15
1.0%
4.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
141
9.7%
27.9%
Less than $500
351
24.2%
11.0%
$500 to $999
931
64.2%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
350
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
689
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
182
13.1%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
79
5.7%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
132
9.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
135
9.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
121
8.7%
9.2%
35.0% or more
741
53.3%
41.4%
Not Computed
410
NR
NR

Rabun County, GA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
4,989
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
639
12.8%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
701
14.1%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
923
18.5%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
791
15.9%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
806
16.2%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
652
13.1%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
280
5.6%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
197
3.9%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
161,500
 
194,500
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