Worth County GA Information


Worth County Subdivisions

Worth County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 21,399
Population in Households 21,250
Population in Familes 18,186
Population in Group Qrtrs 149
Population Density1 38
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 8,189
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 5,956
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,308 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,581 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,608 (28.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,119 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $118,082
Average Home Value $165,132


Median Household Income $35,452
Average Household Income $47,755
Per Capita Income $18,336
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.25% -0.27%
Households -0.06% -0.23%
Families -0.24% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.74%
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.


Worth County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Worth County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 87 46th
Population Density1 # 116 29th
Diversity Index2 # 108 33rd
Median Household Income # 89 45th
Per Capita Income # 92 43rd

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