Douglas County GA Information


Douglas County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 138,331
Population in Households 136,959
Population in Familes 117,115
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,372
Population Density1 691
Diversity Index2 66


Total Households 48,425
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 35,469
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 53,860 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 31,957 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,468 (30.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,435 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $147,317
Average Home Value $188,853


Median Household Income $54,649
Average Household Income $70,922
Per Capita Income $25,209
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.7% 0.94%
Households 0.61% 0.88%
Families 0.48% 0.79%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.


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, 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 # 17 90th
Population Density1 # 9 95th
Diversity Index2 # 16 90th
Median Household Income # 17 90th
Per Capita Income # 23 86th

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