Calhoun County GA Information


Calhoun County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,697
Population in Households 5,010
Population in Familes 4,125
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,687
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 2,020
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,289
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,489 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,238 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 782 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 469 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $65,245
Average Home Value $95,335


Median Household Income $31,059
Average Household Income $43,028
Per Capita Income $15,226
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% -0.04%
Households 0.14% 0.01%
Families -0.04% -0.11%
Median Household Income   3.0%
Per Capita Income   1.31%
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.


Calhoun County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calhoun 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 # 148 8th
Population Density1 # 138 14th
Diversity Index2 # 55 66th
Median Household Income # 135 16th
Per Capita Income # 155 3rd

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