Terrell County GA Information


Terrell County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,289
Population in Households 9,019
Population in Familes 7,564
Population in Group Qrtrs 270
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 3,495
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 2,410
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,114 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,097 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,398 (34.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 619 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $73,654
Average Home Value $107,117


Median Household Income $29,656
Average Household Income $42,657
Per Capita Income $17,062
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.04% -0.11%
Households -0.11% -0.15%
Families -0.26% -0.26%
Median Household Income   -0.54%
Per Capita Income   0.99%
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.


Terrell County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Terrell 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 # 133 17th
Population Density1 # 131 18th
Diversity Index2 # 80 50th
Median Household Income # 148 8th
Per Capita Income # 135 16th

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