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Monticello, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Monticello had a population of 2,618 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Monticello is located at latitude 33.3077 and longitude -83.6849 in Jasper County. The formal boundaries for the City of Monticello (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Jasper County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 682 feet.

The City of Monticello (GNIS ID: 2404292) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Monticello is located within Monticello Division of Jasper County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Monticello population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 2,618
Population in Households 2,563
Population in Familes 2,148
Population in Group Qrtrs 55
Population Density1 815
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 988
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 688
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,177 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 592 (50.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 396 (33.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 189 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $99,483
Average Home Value $145,093


Median Household Income $32,834
Average Household Income $45,588
Per Capita Income $18,009
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.24% -0.29%
Households -0.1% -0.24%
Families 0.12% -0.35%
Median Household Income   -1.45%
Per Capita Income   1.07%
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.

Monticello, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Monticello to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 245 61st
Population Density1 # 205 67th
Diversity Index2 # 171 73rd
Median Household Income # 437 30th
Per Capita Income # 407 35th

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