Troup County GA Information


Troup County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 69,934
Population in Households 67,646
Population in Familes 56,552
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,288
Population Density1 169
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 25,650
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 17,902
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 29,197 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,678 (50.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,972 (37.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,547 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $124,913
Average Home Value $163,990


Median Household Income $39,244
Average Household Income $56,933
Per Capita Income $21,354
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.68% 0.66%
Households 0.52% 0.61%
Families 0.37% 0.5%
Median Household Income   3.1%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
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.


Troup County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Troup 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 # 33 80th
Population Density1 # 38 77th
Diversity Index2 # 48 70th
Median Household Income # 63 61st
Per Capita Income # 54 67th

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