In 2017, Wilkes County, GA had a population of 9.91k people with a median age of 45.5 and a median household income of $34,234. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wilkes County, GA declined from 9,924 to 9,905, a -0.191% decrease and its median household income grew from $33,462 to $34,234, a 2.31% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wilkes County, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (51.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (42.5%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.89%), White (Hispanic) (1.69%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.888%). N/A% of the people in Wilkes County, GA speak a non-English language, and 97% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wilkes County, GA is $83,400, and the homeownership rate is 67.7%. Most people in Wilkes County, GA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Wilkes County, GA is 2 cars per household.