Dougherty County GA Information

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Dougherty County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 93,083
Population in Households 88,756
Population in Familes 70,655
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,327
Population Density1 283
Diversity Index2 49
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 35,838
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 22,740
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 40,801 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,752 (38.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,086 (49.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,963 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $96,477
Average Home Value $139,119
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $32,458
Average Household Income $50,176
Per Capita Income $20,292
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.25% -0.34%
Households -0.3% -0.38%
Families -0.47% -0.5%
Median Household Income   -0.45%
Per Capita Income   1.46%
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.

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Dougherty County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dougherty 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 # 27 84th
Population Density1 # 27 84th
Diversity Index2 # 108 33rd
Median Household Income # 126 21st
Per Capita Income # 74 55th

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