White County GA Information


White County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,834
Daytime Population: Workers 9,882
Daytime Population: Residents 16,506
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,388
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 28,230
Population in Familes 23,809
Population in Group Qrtrs 604
Population Density2 120
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $42,028
Average Household Income $56,491
Per Capita Income $22,143


Total Housing Units 17,333 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,009 (46.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,198 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,126 (35.3%)
Median Home Value $177,475
Average Home Value $203,097


Total Households 11,207
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 8,081
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 0.84% 1.12%
Households 0.71% 1.13%
Families 0.58% 1.03%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.34%


White County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares White 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 # 63 61st
Population Density # 49 70th
Diversity Index # 152 5th
Median Household Income # 56 65th
Per Capita Income # 58 64th

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