Union County GA Information


Union County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 22,695
Population in Households 22,406
Population in Familes 18,641
Population in Group Qrtrs 289
Population Density1 71
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 9,775
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 6,780
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,615 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,494 (48.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,281 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,840 (37.4%)
Median Home Value $212,859
Average Home Value $223,612


Median Household Income $40,716
Average Household Income $54,827
Per Capita Income $23,728
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.98% 1.28%
Households 1.12% 1.33%
Families 0.97% 1.23%
Median Household Income   2.78%
Per Capita Income   2.17%
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.


Union County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Union 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 # 82 49th
Population Density1 # 78 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 156 3rd
Median Household Income # 55 66th
Per Capita Income # 30 82nd

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