Fannin County GA Information


Fannin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,661
Population in Households 25,500
Population in Familes 20,973
Population in Group Qrtrs 161
Population Density1 66
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 11,081
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 7,559
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,286 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,320 (45.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,761 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,205 (39.4%)
Median Home Value $185,321
Average Home Value $224,937


Median Household Income $36,496
Average Household Income $49,973
Per Capita Income $21,635
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.29% 1.27%
Households 1.36% 1.31%
Families 1.2% 1.2%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
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.


Fannin County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fannin 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 # 73 55th
Population Density1 # 82 49th
Diversity Index2 # 158 1st
Median Household Income # 95 41st
Per Capita Income # 50 69th

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