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Telfair

County Data

  • Rural/Non-rural: Rural
  • County Health Ranking: 79
  • Population: 15,876
  • Total Number of Physicians: 5
  • Life Expectancy: 79.2
  • #1 Cause of Death: heart disease
  • Uninsured Population Under 65 (percentage): 16.3
  • Population in Poverty (percentage): 34.6
  • Population Without a High School Diploma (percentage): 29.6
  • #1 Industry: Local Government
  • White Alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 49.2
  • Black or African American Alone: 37.2
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.4
  • Asian Alone: 0.7
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander: 0.1
  • Two or More Races: 1.3
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.7