Catoosa County GA Information


Catoosa County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 66,834
Population in Households 66,362
Population in Familes 56,471
Population in Group Qrtrs 472
Population Density1 412
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 25,206
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 18,162
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 27,502 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,476 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,730 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,296 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $127,360
Average Home Value $162,268


Median Household Income $45,767
Average Household Income $58,513
Per Capita Income $22,339
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.71% 0.76%
Households 0.47% 0.61%
Families 0.34% 0.52%
Median Household Income   2.36%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
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.


Catoosa County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Catoosa 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 # 35 79th
Population Density1 # 21 87th
Diversity Index2 # 149 7th
Median Household Income # 38 77th
Per Capita Income # 40 75th

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