Georgia Census & Demographic Data - July 1, 2018


Georgia Census Data

The tables below provide updated data and demographic estimates for Georgia as of July 1, 2018. Our Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool allows you to compare and rank GA cities, towns, ZIP Codes and Counties.

Georgia Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,517,229
Population in Households 10,261,491
Population in Familes 8,398,616
Population in Group Qrtrs 255,738
Population Density2 183
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $54,785
Average Household Income $77,749
Per Capita Income $29,181


Total Housing Units 4,395,973 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,432,398 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,450,832 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 512,743 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $183,457
Average Home Value $245,025


Total Households 3,883,230
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 2,631,021
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 1.0% 1.1%
Households 0.97% 1.08%
Families 0.83% 0.99%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   2.41%