Douglas County GA Information

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Douglas County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Douglas County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 17 90th
Population Density1 # 9 95th
Diversity Index2 # 16 91st
Median Household Income # 21 87th
Per Capita Income # 24 86th

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Douglas County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 135,640
Population in Households 134,290
Population in Familes 114,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,350
Population Density1 678
Diversity Index2 66
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 47,747
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 35,061
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 52,906 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32,102 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,645 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,159 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $129,937
Average Home Value $155,823
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,985
Average Household Income $67,983
Per Capita Income $24,018
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.57% 0.94%
Households 0.56% 0.91%
Families 0.43% 0.82%
Median Household Income   2.79%
Per Capita Income   2.43%
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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