Candler County GA Information


Candler County Subdivisions

Candler County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,980
Population in Households 10,716
Population in Familes 8,713
Population in Group Qrtrs 264
Population Density2 45
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $38,578
Average Household Income $56,279
Per Capita Income $21,045


Total Housing Units 4,840 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,513 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,551 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 776 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $100,376
Average Home Value $145,483


Total Households 4,064
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 2,773
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 -0.02% -0.19%
Households 0.07% -0.16%
Families -0.09% -0.25%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   1.96%


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, 2018 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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