Candler County GA Information


Candler County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,868
Daytime Population: Workers 3,474
Daytime Population: Residents 6,357
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,831
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 10,635
Population in Familes 8,673
Population in Group Qrtrs 233
Population Density2 45
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $38,035
Average Household Income $54,299
Per Capita Income $20,291


Total Housing Units 4,851 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,538 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,485 (30.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 828 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $97,378
Average Home Value $139,529


Total Households 4,023
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 2,749
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 -0.16% -0.11%
Households -0.06% -0.09%
Families -0.22% -0.19%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.24%


Candler County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Candler 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 # 124 23rd
Population Density # 101 36th
Diversity Index # 31 81st
Median Household Income # 93 42nd
Per Capita Income # 92 42nd

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