Baker County GA Information


Baker County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,430
Population in Households 3,430
Population in Familes 2,775
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 1,372
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 882
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,705 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 924 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 448 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 333 (19.5%)
Median Home Value $65,857
Average Home Value $97,592


Median Household Income $36,658
Average Household Income $48,365
Per Capita Income $19,346
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.1% -0.12%
Households 0.0% -0.06%
Families -0.18% -0.18%
Median Household Income   -0.89%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
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.


Baker County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baker 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 # 154 4th
Population Density1 # 157 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 37 79th
Median Household Income # 92 43rd
Per Capita Income # 88 45th

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