Charlton County GA Information


Charlton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 12,531
Population in Households 10,039
Population in Familes 8,523
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,492
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $41,142
Average Household Income $58,613
Per Capita Income $19,576


Total Housing Units 4,475 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,796 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,010 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 669 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $102,003
Average Home Value $116,407


Total Households 3,806
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 2,747
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 0.35% -0.45%
Households -0.38% -0.54%
Families -0.51% -0.63%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   1.88%


Charlton County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Charlton 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 # 116 28th
Population Density # 150 6th
Diversity Index # 89 44th
Median Household Income # 79 51st
Per Capita Income # 137 14th

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