In 2018, Ben Hill County, GA had a population of 17.2k people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $32,705. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Ben Hill County, GA declined from 17,272 to 17,154, a -0.683% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,344 to $32,705, a 1.12% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ben Hill County, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (36.6%), White (Hispanic) (4.19%), Other (Hispanic) (1.61%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.834%). 0% of the households in Ben Hill County, GA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.8% of the residents in Ben Hill County, GA are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Ben Hill County, GA was $80,100, and the homeownership rate was 59.4%. Most people in Ben Hill County, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Ben Hill County, GA was 1 car per household.