Ware County GA Information


Ware County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 35,107
Population in Households 32,935
Population in Familes 27,022
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,172
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 13,438
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 8,972
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,406 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,193 (49.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,245 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,968 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $84,091
Average Home Value $108,678


Median Household Income $35,284
Average Household Income $49,486
Per Capita Income $19,700
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.54% -0.44%
Households -0.25% -0.34%
Families -0.42% -0.45%
Median Household Income   2.61%
Per Capita Income   2.02%
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.


Ware County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ware 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 # 53 67th
Population Density1 # 109 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 86 47th
Median Household Income # 109 32nd
Per Capita Income # 78 51st

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