Dodge County GA Information


Dodge County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 21,367
Population in Households 19,541
Population in Familes 16,060
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,826
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 8,179
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 5,474
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,173 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,357 (52.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,822 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,994 (19.6%)
Median Home Value $81,127
Average Home Value $103,430


Median Household Income $34,261
Average Household Income $45,942
Per Capita Income $18,348
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.32% -0.26%
Households 0.0% -0.13%
Families -0.16% -0.25%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   1.92%
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.


Dodge County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dodge 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 # 88 45th
Population Density1 # 107 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 96 40th
Median Household Income # 117 27th
Per Capita Income # 113 30th

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