Rincon is a city in Effingham County, Georgia, United States. The population was 8,836 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Savannah Metropolitan Statistical Area.
|Rincon, Georgia, USA|
|Motto: "Just around the corner from everywhere you want to be"|
Location in Effingham County and the state of Georgia
Rincon is located at (32.293258, -81.234171).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.7 square miles (17 km2)---.15% is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 4,376 people, 1,681 households, and 1,222 families residing in the city. The population densitywas 651.9 people per square mile (251.8/km²). There were 1,892 housing units at an average density of 281.9 per square mile (108.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 76.37% White, 19.13% African American, 0.25% Native American, 0.87% Asian, 1.69% from other races, and 1.69% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.95% of the population.
There were 1,681 households out of which 39.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.9% were married couples living together, 15.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.3% were non-families. 23.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.06.
In the city the population was spread out with 29.5% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 32.6% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, and 9.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 91.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.2 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $40,903, and the median income for a family was $46,607. Males had a median income of $42,443 versus $25,449 for females. The per capita income for the city was $22,023. About 8.0% of families and 9.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.9% of those under age 18 and 8.7% of those age 65 or over.