Union County GA Information


Union County Subdivisions

Union County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,864
Population in Households 22,617
Population in Familes 18,794
Population in Group Qrtrs 247
Population Density1 71
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 9,854
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 6,827
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,681 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,558 (48.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,296 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,827 (37.2%)
Median Home Value $209,291
Average Home Value $222,655


Median Household Income $42,010
Average Household Income $58,389
Per Capita Income $25,261
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.95% 1.36%
Households 1.08% 1.39%
Families 0.93% 1.28%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   2.67%
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, 2017 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 # 80 50th
Population Density1 # 77 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 157 2nd
Median Household Income # 57 65th
Per Capita Income # 30 82nd

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