Marion County GA Information


Marion County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,270
Population in Households 9,191
Population in Familes 7,673
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density1 25
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 3,579
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 2,465
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,513 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,512 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,067 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 934 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $88,158
Average Home Value $122,761


Median Household Income $36,914
Average Household Income $48,850
Per Capita Income $19,188
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.94% 0.64%
Households 0.73% 0.5%
Families 0.58% 0.4%
Median Household Income   -2.16%
Per Capita Income   0.92%
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.


Marion County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marion 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 # 134 16th
Population Density1 # 136 15th
Diversity Index2 # 29 81st
Median Household Income # 91 43rd
Per Capita Income # 92 43rd

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