Wilkes ( Georgia )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Wilkes compared with those of the Georgia state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 10,468

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 10,687

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -219 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -2.0%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 471.37

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 22.70

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 605

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 5.8%

Georgia 7.5%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,293

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 21.9%

Georgia 26.2%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 1,874

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 17.9%

Georgia 9.7%

USA 12.4%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 52.1%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 52.1%

Georgia 50.8%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 47.9%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 47.9%

Georgia 49.2%

USA 49.3%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 2,655

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 21 minutes.

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,867

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 56.0%

Georgia 65.8%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 4,444

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 42.5%

Georgia 29.9%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 23

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 0.2%

Georgia 0.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 39

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 0.4%

Georgia 2.8%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 4

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 0.0%

Georgia 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 91

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 0.9%

Georgia 1.1%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 274

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 2.6%

Georgia 7.5%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,604

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 53.5%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Wilkes 53.5%

Georgia 58.9%

USA 66.4%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) More population data

Births 2004 = 120

Deaths 2004 = 148

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 1

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 67.0%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Wilkes 67.0%

Georgia 49.2%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 1.3%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Wilkes 1.3%

Georgia 7.1%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 2.6%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Wilkes 2.6%

Georgia 9.9%

USA 17.9%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 235

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 22,439

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 5,165

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 143

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 2.8%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Wilkes 2.8%

Georgia 18.0%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 75.5%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Wilkes 75.5%

Georgia 67.5%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 65,100

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 8%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Wilkes 8%

Georgia 21%

USA 26%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 4,314

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.45

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,020

Median household income 2004 = $ 28,386

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 17.2%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Wilkes 17.2%

Georgia 13.7%

USA 12.7%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 65.0%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Wilkes 65.0%

Georgia 78.6%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 12.0%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Wilkes 12.0%

Georgia 24.3%

USA 24.4%

County of Wilkes (Georgia) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 4,735

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 297

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 6.3%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Wilkes 6.3%

Georgia 4.6%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 4,997

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = -494

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 903

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 136,268

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 27,270

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 268

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 3,051

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -13.8%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Wilkes -13.8%

Georgia 0.2%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 593

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 10,407

Total number of firms 2002 = 784

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 22.7%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 188,418

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 27,678

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 80,207

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 7,524

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 23

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 3,280

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 99,218

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 80,750

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,630

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