Meriwether County GA Information

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Meriwether County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 22,428
Daytime Population: Workers 5,632
Daytime Population: Residents 14,234
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,866
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 22,175
Population in Familes 18,495
Population in Group Qrtrs 253
Population Density2 45
Diversity Index3 54
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,245
Average Household Income $52,073
Per Capita Income $20,491

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 10,241 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,810 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,878 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,553 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $100,543
Average Home Value $146,497
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,688
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 5,957
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.27% 0.28%
Households 0.27% 0.28%
Families 0.12% 0.17%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

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Meriwether County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Meriwether 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 # 84 48th
Population Density # 103 37th
Diversity Index # 74 54th
Median Household Income # 71 56th
Per Capita Income # 85 47th

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