Charlton County GA Information


Charlton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,555
Population in Households 10,395
Population in Familes 8,845
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,160
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 3,977
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 2,874
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,593 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,877 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,100 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 616 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $78,816
Average Home Value $115,372


Median Household Income $33,287
Average Household Income $45,994
Per Capita Income $14,058
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.07% -0.09%
Households 0.24% -0.04%
Families 0.05% -0.16%
Median Household Income   2.66%
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.


Charlton County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Charlton 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 # 115 28th
Population Density1 # 150 6th
Diversity Index2 # 88 45th
Median Household Income # 112 30th
Per Capita Income # 154 4th

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