Wilcox County GA Information


Wilcox County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,240
Population in Households 7,287
Population in Familes 6,096
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,953
Population Density1 25
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 2,923
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 2,030
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,706 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,105 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 818 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 783 (21.1%)
Median Home Value $73,337
Average Home Value $99,798


Median Household Income $30,665
Average Household Income $41,116
Per Capita Income $14,110
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.03% -0.09%
Households 0.18% -0.08%
Families 0.02% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   1.44%
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.


Wilcox County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wilcox 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 # 135 16th
Population Density1 # 137 14th
Diversity Index2 # 63 60th
Median Household Income # 139 13th
Per Capita Income # 159 1st

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