Paulding County GA Information


Paulding County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 151,363
Population in Households 150,865
Population in Familes 133,711
Population in Group Qrtrs 498
Population Density1 485
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 50,807
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 39,981
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 55,218 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,932 (72.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,875 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,411 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $140,018
Average Home Value $175,203


Median Household Income $61,808
Average Household Income $73,712
Per Capita Income $24,869
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.99% 1.43%
Households 0.88% 1.35%
Families 0.77% 1.27%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
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.


Paulding County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Paulding 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 # 14 92nd
Population Density1 # 19 89th
Diversity Index2 # 118 26th
Median Household Income # 11 94th
Per Capita Income # 25 85th

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