Lee County GA Information


Lee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 30,338
Population in Households 29,428
Population in Familes 26,198
Population in Group Qrtrs 910
Population Density1 85
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 10,436
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 8,261
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,180 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,626 (68.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,810 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 744 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $162,610
Average Home Value $189,303


Median Household Income $60,972
Average Household Income $79,127
Per Capita Income $28,373
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.96% 0.97%
Households 1.01% 1.03%
Families 0.9% 0.96%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   2.86%
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.


Lee County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lee 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 # 59 64th
Population Density1 # 64 61st
Diversity Index2 # 120 25th
Median Household Income # 14 92nd
Per Capita Income # 14 92nd

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