Quitman County GA Information


Quitman County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,292
Population in Households 2,292
Population in Familes 1,865
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 15
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 959
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 621
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,029 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 714 (35.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 245 (12.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,070 (52.7%)
Median Home Value $65,160
Average Home Value $117,262


Median Household Income $28,354
Average Household Income $36,566
Per Capita Income $15,300
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.46% -1.28%
Households -1.48% -1.31%
Families -1.65% -1.42%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   1.06%
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.


Quitman County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Quitman 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 # 158 1st
Population Density1 # 153 4th
Diversity Index2 # 85 47th
Median Household Income # 153 4th
Per Capita Income # 151 6th

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