Berrien County GA Information


Berrien County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,765
Population in Households 19,429
Population in Familes 16,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 336
Population Density1 44
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 7,581
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 5,320
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,028 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,207 (57.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,374 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,447 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $96,832
Average Home Value $176,402


Median Household Income $31,043
Average Household Income $41,269
Per Capita Income $15,870
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.58% 0.27%
Households 0.43% 0.27%
Families 0.29% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
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.


Berrien County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Berrien 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 # 91 43rd
Population Density1 # 103 36th
Diversity Index2 # 133 17th
Median Household Income # 124 23rd
Per Capita Income # 125 22nd

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