Schley County GA Information


Schley County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,240
Population in Households 5,240
Population in Familes 4,499
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 1,952
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 1,377
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,334 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,352 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 600 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 382 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $101,807
Average Home Value $124,852


Median Household Income $38,213
Average Household Income $52,755
Per Capita Income $19,652
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.68%
Households 0.58% 0.66%
Families 0.44% 0.56%
Median Household Income   0.36%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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.


Schley County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Schley 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 # 152 5th
Population Density1 # 127 21st
Diversity Index2 # 119 26th
Median Household Income # 92 43rd
Per Capita Income # 105 35th

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