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Brooks County, Georgia Facts

Facts
State Georgia
Land area 493.1 square miles
Population Density 32.9 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 15,516
Population change -4.5%
Under 5 years of age 6.6%
Under 18 22%
65 and over 18.1%
Females 51.7%
White 62.9
Hispanic or Latino of any race 5.6
Asian 0.4%
Two or more races 1.2%
Black or African American 35%
Native American 0.4%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
Had graduated from high school 77%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 11.4%
Veterans 1,533
Households and Housing
Households 6,573
Persons per household 2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more 87.2%
Median household income $34,419
The per capita income $19,409
Live below the poverty line. 24%
housing units 7,611
Multi-unit structures 6%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $101,400
Residents owning their homes. 67.6%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 940
Women-owned firms 0%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $88,152
Retail sales per capita $5,394
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $65,887