Appling County GA Information


Appling County Subdivisions

Appling County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 18,360
Population in Households 17,900
Population in Familes 15,045
Population in Group Qrtrs 460
Population Density1 36
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 7,040
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 4,913
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,653 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,014 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,026 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,613 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $75,479
Average Home Value $95,049


Median Household Income $33,420
Average Household Income $43,814
Per Capita Income $16,861
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.16% 0.29%
Households 0.24% 0.35%
Families 0.09% 0.25%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   2.05%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Appling County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Appling County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 95 41st
Population Density1 # 119 26th
Diversity Index2 # 56 65th
Median Household Income # 104 35th
Per Capita Income # 105 35th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.