Harris County GA Information


Harris County Subdivisions

Harris County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 34,450
Population in Households 33,840
Population in Familes 30,073
Population in Group Qrtrs 610
Population Density1 74
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 12,540
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 9,755
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,224 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,466 (73.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,074 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,684 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $232,875
Average Home Value $285,381


Median Household Income $70,735
Average Household Income $91,890
Per Capita Income $34,129
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.01% 0.98%
Households 0.82% 0.91%
Families 0.71% 0.84%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.44%
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.


Harris County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Harris County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 54 67th
Population Density1 # 74 54th
Diversity Index2 # 132 18th
Median Household Income # 4 98th
Per Capita Income # 6 97th

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