In 2019, Ben Hill County, GA had a population of 17k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $32,229. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Ben Hill County, GA declined from 17,154 to 17,033, a −0.705% decrease and its median household income declined from $32,705 to $32,229, a −1.46% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ben Hill County, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (55.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (36.6%), White (Hispanic) (3.83%), Other (Hispanic) (2.03%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.751%). 0% of the households in Ben Hill County, GA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.8% of the residents in Ben Hill County, GA are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Ben Hill County, GA was $83,400, and the homeownership rate was 58.8%. Most people in Ben Hill County, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16 minutes. The average car ownership in Ben Hill County, GA was 1 car per household.