Clarke County GA Information


Clarke County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 124,700
Population in Households 114,394
Population in Familes 69,637
Population in Group Qrtrs 10,306
Population Density1 1,046
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 48,079
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 22,970
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 53,625 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,146 (33.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 29,933 (55.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,546 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $162,846
Average Home Value $209,051


Median Household Income $33,856
Average Household Income $53,710
Per Capita Income $21,582
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.06% 0.98%
Households 0.92% 1.01%
Families 0.66% 0.83%
Median Household Income   -0.22%
Per Capita Income   1.63%
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.


Clarke County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clarke 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 # 19 89th
Population Density1 # 6 97th
Diversity Index2 # 19 88th
Median Household Income # 119 26th
Per Capita Income # 51 69th

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