Historical Population Profile

Banks County, Georgia

 

Banks County was created from Franklin and Habersham counties on Dec. 11, 1858, by an act of the General Assembly.

Year                                  Population

2000                                 14,422     

1990                                 10,308

1980                                 8,702

1970                                 6,833

1960                                 6,497

1950                                 6,935

1940                                 8,733

1930                                 9,703

1920                                 11,814

1910                                 11,244

1900                                 10,545

1890                                 8,562

1880                                 7,337

1870                                 4,973

1860                                 4,707

used with permission, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, The University of Georgia

Copy and Copyright 2003 by Jacqueline King