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Tift County Statistics

Facts

Land area258.9 square miles
Population Density154.9 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)40,286
Population change0.4%
Under 5 years of age6.9%
Under 1825.4%
65 and over13.9%
Females51.9%
White66.3
Hispanic or Latino of any race10.9
Asian1.5%
Two or more races1.3%
Black or African American30.4%
Native American0.4%
Pacific Islander0.1%
Had graduated from high school78%
Had a bachelor degree or higher16%
Veterans1,993

Households and Housing

Households13,691
Persons per household2.8
Living in the same house for one year or more87.1%
Median household income$34,591
The Per capita income$18,933
Live below the poverty line27.9%
Housing units16,289
Multi-unit structures16%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$117,300
Residents owning their homes61.1%

Business Facts

Total number of firms3,604
Women-owned firms28%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms2.2%
Black-owned firms11.1%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$721,588
Retail sales per capita$17,119
Manufacturers shipments$547,460
Merchant wholesaler sales$612,216
Source US Census Data