Taliaferro County GA Information


Taliaferro County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,744
Population in Households 1,737
Population in Familes 1,373
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 781
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 489
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,077 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 547 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 234 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 296 (27.5%)
Median Home Value $77,924
Average Home Value $147,623


Median Household Income $23,443
Average Household Income $35,837
Per Capita Income $16,055
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.25% 0.48%
Households 0.46% 0.61%
Families 0.3% 0.49%
Median Household Income   0.37%
Per Capita Income   1.28%
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.


Taliaferro County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Taliaferro 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 # 159 1st
Population Density1 # 158 1st
Diversity Index2 # 57 65th
Median Household Income # 159 1st
Per Capita Income # 146 9th

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