Nicholls, GA Profile: Facts & Data


Nicholls Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Nicholls Content

Also See: Nicholls, GA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Nicholls, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Nicholls had a population of 3,089 as of July 1, 2018. Nicholls ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Nicholls is located at latitude 31.5189 and longitude -82.6383 in Coffee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nicholls (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Coffee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 190 feet.

The City of Nicholls (GNIS ID: 2404380) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Nicholls is located within Nicholls Division of Coffee County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Nicholls: Nichols.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Nicholls 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Nicholls (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Georgia Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Georgia Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Georgia Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 3,089
Population in Households 1,222
Population in Familes 1,015
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,867
Population Density2 1,691
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $29,380
Average Household Income $47,107
Per Capita Income $12,090


Total Housing Units 441 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 238 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 100 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 104 (23.6%)
Median Home Value $59,459
Average Home Value $81,992


Total Households 337
Average Household Size 3.63
Family Households 235
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.21% -0.05%
Households -0.28% -0.06%
Families -0.05% -0.17%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   0.97%

Nicholls, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nicholls to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 229 64th
Population Density # 80 87th
Diversity Index # 222 65th
Median Household Income # 561 11th
Per Capita Income # 619 1st

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Georgia July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: