Bacon County GA Information


Bacon County Subdivisions

Bacon County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,203
Population in Households 10,896
Population in Familes 9,083
Population in Group Qrtrs 307
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 4,306
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 2,998
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,873 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,872 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,434 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 567 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $83,311
Average Home Value $116,591


Median Household Income $37,459
Average Household Income $50,182
Per Capita Income $19,533
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% 0.37%
Households 0.35% 0.48%
Families 0.2% 0.39%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   1.96%
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.


Bacon County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bacon County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 123 23rd
Population Density1 # 105 35th
Diversity Index2 # 107 33rd
Median Household Income # 85 47th
Per Capita Income # 84 48th

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