Spalding County GA Information


Spalding County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 64,733
Population in Households 63,567
Population in Familes 53,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,166
Population Density1 330
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 23,692
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 16,813
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 27,444 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,541 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,151 (37.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,752 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $118,661
Average Home Value $162,377


Median Household Income $40,537
Average Household Income $55,017
Per Capita Income $20,787
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.16% 0.94%
Households 0.09% 0.9%
Families -0.05% 0.8%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
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.


Spalding County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Spalding 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 # 37 77th
Population Density1 # 25 85th
Diversity Index2 # 60 63rd
Median Household Income # 56 65th
Per Capita Income # 63 61st

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