Loading map data...


Richmond County, Georgia Facts

Facts
State Georgia
Land area 324.3 square miles
Population Density 618.4 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 202,003
Population change 0.7%
Under 5 years of age 7.2%
Under 18 23.8%
65 and over 12.2%
Females 51.5%
White 39.8
Hispanic or Latino of any race 4.5
Asian 1.8%
Two or more races 2.5%
Black or African American 55.2%
Native American 0.4%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
Had graduated from high school 84%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 20.5%
Veterans 20,693
Households and Housing
Households 72,281
Persons per household 2.7
Living in the same house for one year or more 80.7%
Median household income $37,749
The per capita income $20,526
Live below the poverty line. 25.1%
housing units 86,544
Multi-unit structures 26%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $100,900
Residents owning their homes. 54.5%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 14,147
Women-owned firms 36.1%
Asian-owned firms 2.8%
Hispanic-owned firms 2.4%
Black-owned firms 38.1%
Native American-owned firms 0.3%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $2,505,076
Retail sales per capita $12,695
Manufacturers shipments $5,256,290
Merchant wholesaler sales $916,435