Since the 2010 United States Census, there were 52,947 people living in the region. 53.7 % were White, 41.8 % Black or African American, 0.4 % Oriental, 0.4 % Native American, 0.2 % Pacific Islander, 1.3 % of some other race and 2.1 % of 2 or enough races. 3.7 % were Hispanic or Latino (of any kind of race).
As of the census of 2000, there were 49,756 people, 19,741 families, and also 13,423 households staying in the region. The populace thickness was 78 individuals per square mile (30/km2). There were 22,831 housing devices, at an average density of 14/km2 (36/sq mi). The racial makeup of the region was: 56.69 % White, 40.84 % Black or African American, 0.37 % Indigenous American, 0.36 % Oriental, 0.07 % Pacific Islander, 0.59 % from various other races, as well as 1.07 % from two or more races. Almost 1.50 % of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any type of race.
There were 19,741 homes, out of which 32.00 % had children under the age of 18 living with them; 44.40 % were married couples cohabiting, 18.90 % had a female owner with no other half existing, as well as 32.00 % were non-families. 28.00 % of all houses were composed of individuals, and 10.60 % had an individual living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The ordinary home dimension was 2.49, and also the average household size was 3.05.
In the county, the populace was expanded with 26.50 % under the age of 18, 9.10 % from 18 to 24, 28.80 % from 25 to 44, 22.40 % from 45 to 64, and 13.10 % who were 65 years of age or older. The average age was 35 years. For every ONE HUNDRED girls, there were 91.00 men. For each ONE HUNDRED ladies age 18 and also over, there were 85.90 men.
The median income for a household in the county was $27,492, as well as the average revenue for a family members was $34,004. Men had a mean earnings of $28,696 versus $20,882 for females. The per capita income for the region was $14,015. About 16.80 % of families and also 19.90 % of the populace were listed below the hardship line, including 26.50 % of those under age 18 as well as 19.30 % of those age 65 or over.