The City of Villa Rica had a population of 14,675 as of July 1, 2016. Villa Rica ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Villa Rica is located at latitude 33.7332 and longitude -84.9152 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the City of Villa Rica (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,138 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Villa Rica are located in Carroll County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Douglas County.
The City of Villa Rica (GNIS ID: 2405653) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Villa Rica is located within Villa Rica Division of Carroll County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Villa Rica population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Villa Rica: Hicktown, Hix Town, Hixtown.
|Population in Households||14,661|
|Population in Familes||12,429|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||14|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,108 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,180 (52.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,107 (34.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||821 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,737|
|Average Home Value||$195,871|
|Median Household Income||$51,616|
|Average Household Income||$66,050|
|Per Capita Income||$23,722|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.99%|
|Per Capita Income||1.91%|
The table below compares Villa Rica to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 79||88th|
|Population Density1||# 148||77th|
|Diversity Index2||# 120||81st|
|Median Household Income||# 114||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 133||79th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.