Turner County GA Information


Turner County Subdivisions

Turner County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 8,818
Population in Households 8,426
Population in Familes 7,027
Population in Group Qrtrs 392
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 3,335
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 2,289
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,108 (54.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,227 (31.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 522 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $76,127
Average Home Value $100,889


Median Household Income $26,724
Average Household Income $39,012
Per Capita Income $14,862
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.3% -1.17%
Households -0.03% -1.06%
Families -0.19% -1.16%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
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.


Turner County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Turner County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 138 14th
Population Density1 # 129 19th
Diversity Index2 # 51 69th
Median Household Income # 153 4th
Per Capita Income # 141 12th

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