Worth County GA Information


Worth County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 21,550
Population in Households 21,386
Population in Familes 18,320
Population in Group Qrtrs 164
Population Density1 38
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 8,152
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 5,936
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,251 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,508 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,644 (28.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,099 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $78,818
Average Home Value $107,262


Median Household Income $38,000
Average Household Income $50,871
Per Capita Income $19,536
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.1% -0.28%
Households -0.12% -0.29%
Families -0.26% -0.39%
Median Household Income   -1.34%
Per Capita Income   1.24%
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, 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 # 86 47th
Population Density1 # 113 30th
Diversity Index2 # 111 31st
Median Household Income # 76 53rd
Per Capita Income # 83 48th

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