Henry County GA Information


Henry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 218,240
Population in Households 217,351
Population in Familes 191,085
Population in Group Qrtrs 889
Population Density1 678
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 74,193
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 57,098
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 81,370 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 54,603 (67.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,590 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,177 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $161,990
Average Home Value $200,307


Median Household Income $62,231
Average Household Income $76,197
Per Capita Income $26,040
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.09% 1.2%
Households 0.88% 1.09%
Families 0.76% 1.02%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   1.82%
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.


Henry County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Henry 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 # 8 96th
Population Density1 # 10 94th
Diversity Index2 # 21 87th
Median Household Income # 10 94th
Per Capita Income # 20 88th

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