Lanier County GA Information

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Lanier County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 10,447
Population in Households 10,233
Population in Familes 8,679
Population in Group Qrtrs 214
Population Density1 56
Diversity Index2 52
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,786
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 2,733
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,463 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,458 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,328 (29.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 677 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $113,557
Average Home Value $150,193
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,635
Average Household Income $50,010
Per Capita Income $18,911
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.58% 0.56%
Households 0.77% 0.64%
Families 0.64% 0.55%
Median Household Income   -1.14%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
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.

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Lanier County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lanier 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 # 127 21st
Population Density1 # 90 44th
Diversity Index2 # 88 46th
Median Household Income # 70 57th
Per Capita Income # 101 37th

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