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Appling, Georgia - Basic Facts

The Appling Census Designated Place had a population of 655 as of July 1, 2016. Appling ranks in the lower 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 Appling is located at latitude 33.571 and longitude -82.3102 in Columbia County. The formal boundaries for the Appling Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Columbia County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 292 feet.

The Appling Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2746617) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of ""

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Appling Census Designated Place is located within Appling Division of Columbia County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Appling 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 Appling: Applingville.

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


Total Population 655
Population in Households 655
Population in Familes 581
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 74
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 231
Average Household Size 2.84
Family Households 181
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 189 (73.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $179,661
Average Home Value $217,154


Median Household Income $55,776
Average Household Income $73,510
Per Capita Income $26,201
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.33% 1.77%
Households 1.23% 1.67%
Families 0.45% 1.5%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
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.

Appling, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Appling 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 417 34th
Population Density1 # 604 4th
Diversity Index2 # 494 21st
Median Household Income # 76 88th
Per Capita Income # 89 86th

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