is a city located in Laurens County, Georgia
. As of the 2000
census, the city had a total population of 15,857. The city is the county seat
of Laurens County6
Geography\nDublin is located at 32°32'15" North, 82°55'6" West (32.537463, -82.918358)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of 34.4 km²
). 34.2 km² (13.2 mi²) of it is land and 0.2 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.45% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 15,857 people, 6,130 households, and 4,027 families residing in the city. The population density
is 463.5/km² (1,200.7/mi²). There are 6,977 housing units at an average density of 203.9/km² (528.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 45.54% White, 51.42% African American
, 0.20% Native American
, 1.75% Asian
, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.29% from other races, and 0.76% from two or more races. 1.14% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 6,130 households out of which 31.1% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.2% are married couples living together, 23.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 34.3% are non-families. 31.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.44 and the average family size is 3.05.
In the city the population is spread out with 26.7% under the age of 18, 9.0% from 18 to 24, 24.8% from 25 to 44, 22.2% from 45 to 64, and 17.2% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 85.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 80.2 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $28,532, and the median income for a family is $36,463. Males have a median income of $30,830 versus $21,553 for females. The per capita income for the city is $16,560. 27.5% of the population and 22.5% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 41.1% are under the age of 18 and 21.2% are 65 or older.