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Demographics
City of Folkston Demographics

Folkston Demographic Report

 

Demographics Report

                                                                                                                                                                           Folkston                                                                                                                                                                                          

 

Population (2012)

Population (2017)

 

Total

%

Total

%

2012 Population

2,162

 

1,567

 

 

Sex (2012)

Sex (2017)

 

Total

%

Total

%

Male

1,085

50.2%

827

52.8%

Female

1,077

49.8%

740

47.2%

 

Age Distribution (2012)

Age Distribution (2017)

 

Total

%

Total

%

0-4

157

7.3%

101

6.4%

5-9

144

6.7%

99

6.3%

10-19

310

14.3%

213

13.6%

20-29

262

12.1%

212

13.5%

30-39

235

10.9%

155

9.9%

40-49

289

13.4%

184

11.7%

50-59

301

13.9%

220

14.0%

60-64

111

5.1%

88

5.6%

65+

352

16.3%

295

18.8%

 

Race Distribution (2012)

Race Distribution (2017)

 

Total

%

Total

%

White

1,185

54.8%

801

51.1%

Black

882

40.8%

645

41.2%

American Indian

5

0.2%

5

0.3%

Asian

16

0.7%

20

1.3%

Pacific Islander

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Other

1

0.0%

1

0.1%

Multirace

73

3.4%

95

6.1%

Hispanic

31

1.4%

32

2.0%

 

2012 Total Households

2017 Total Households

 

Total

%

Total

%

Households

969

 

1,087

 

Families

745

76.9%

937

86.2%

 

2012 Household Income Distribution

2017 Household Income Distribution

 

Total

%

Total

%

<$10 K

194

20.0%

209

19.2%

$10-$20K

81

8.4%

91

8.4%

$20-$30K

84

8.7%

84

7.7%

$30-$40K

146

15.1%

140

12.9%

$40-$50K

142

14.7%

98

9.0%

$50-$60K

70

7.2%

132

12.1%

$60-$75K

78

8.0%

86

7.9%

$75-$100K

94

9.7%

115

10.6%

> $100K

79

8.2%

131

12.1%

 

2012 Labor Force Status

2017 Labor Force Status

 

Total

%

Total

%

Labor Force

848

 

628

 

Employed

762

89.9%

561

89.3%

Unemployed

85

10.0%

66

10.5%

In Armed Forces

1

 

1

 

Not In Labor Force

840

 

619

 

 

2012 Total Number of Housing

2017 Total Number of Housing

 

Total

%

Total

%

Total Dwellings

1,063

 

1,123

 

Owner-Occupied Dwellings

617

63.7%

673

61.9%

Renter-Occupied Dwellings

352

36.3%

413

38.0%

Housing Units Occupied

969

91.2%

1,087

96.8%

 

2012 Education Attainment

2017 Education Attainment

 

Total

%

Total

%

Population Age 25+

1,410

 

1,039

 

< Grade 9

99

7.0%

76

7.3%

Grade 9-12

229

16.2%

168

16.2%

High School

510

36.2%

372

35.8%

Some College

374

26.5%

277

26.7%

Assoc Degree

63

4.5%

45

4.3%

Bach Degree

46

3.3%

32

3.1%

Grad Degree

90

6.4%

68

6.5%

 

2012 Size of Household

2017 Size of Household

 

Total

%

Total

%

1 Person

241

24.9%

269

24.7%

2 Person

308

31.8%

346

31.8%

3 Person

165

17.0%

185

17.0%

4 Person

140

14.4%

157

14.4%

5 Person

70

7.2%

78

7.2%

6+ Person

27

2.8%

30

2.8%

Source: Applied Geographic Solutions, Thousand Oaks, CA