Upson County GA Information


Upson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,740
Daytime Population: Workers 8,580
Daytime Population: Residents 16,330
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,910
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 26,250
Population in Familes 21,691
Population in Group Qrtrs 490
Population Density2 83
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $36,164
Average Household Income $48,229
Per Capita Income $19,430


Total Housing Units 12,298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,658 (54.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,968 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,672 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $97,511
Average Home Value $124,118


Total Households 10,626
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 7,241
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.21% -0.32%
Households -0.12% -0.26%
Families -0.27% -0.38%
Median Household Income   0.59%
Per Capita Income   2.26%


Upson County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Upson 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 # 69 57th
Population Density # 68 58th
Diversity Index # 109 33rd
Median Household Income # 113 30th
Per Capita Income # 111 31st

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