Barrow County GA Information

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Barrow County Subdivisions

Barrow County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 72,961
Population in Households 72,671
Population in Familes 62,633
Population in Group Qrtrs 290
Population Density1 455
Diversity Index2 49
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 25,079
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 18,890
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 27,539 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,461 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,618 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,460 ( 8.9%)
Median Home Value $119,390
Average Home Value $135,732
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $54,227
Average Household Income $63,157
Per Capita Income $21,744
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.97% 1.04%
Households 0.86% 0.95%
Families 0.7% 0.84%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.35%
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.

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Barrow County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Barrow County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 31 81st
Population Density1 # 20 88th
Diversity Index2 # 103 36th
Median Household Income # 24 86th
Per Capita Income # 41 75th

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

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