Pike County GA Information


Pike County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 18,141
Population in Households 17,929
Population in Familes 15,961
Population in Group Qrtrs 212
Population Density1 84
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 6,303
Average Household Size 2.84
Family Households 4,960
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,958 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,983 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,320 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 655 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $177,542
Average Home Value $234,753


Median Household Income $55,308
Average Household Income $68,016
Per Capita Income $24,081
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.21% 0.44%
Households 0.26% 0.44%
Families 0.15% 0.37%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   2.99%
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.


Pike County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pike 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 # 99 38th
Population Density1 # 66 59th
Diversity Index2 # 147 8th
Median Household Income # 19 89th
Per Capita Income # 35 79th

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