Brooks County GA Information


Brooks County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,810
Daytime Population: Workers 4,402
Daytime Population: Residents 9,011
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,413
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 15,810
Population in Familes 12,991
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $37,839
Average Household Income $51,134
Per Capita Income $20,428


Total Housing Units 7,750 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,275 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,041 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,434 (18.5%)
Median Home Value $105,130
Average Home Value $147,520


Total Households 6,316
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 4,235
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 -0.37% -0.58%
Households -0.3% -0.53%
Families -0.46% -0.65%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.9%


Brooks County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brooks 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 # 107 33rd
Population Density # 125 22nd
Diversity Index # 46 72nd
Median Household Income # 94 42nd
Per Capita Income # 89 45th

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