Colquitt County GA Information


Colquitt County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 46,507
Daytime Population: Workers 19,325
Daytime Population: Residents 25,496
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 44,821
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 45,566
Population in Familes 38,268
Population in Group Qrtrs 941
Population Density2 86
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $35,133
Average Household Income $50,772
Per Capita Income $18,410


Total Housing Units 18,687 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,860 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,736 (36.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,091 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $91,149
Average Home Value $136,537


Total Households 16,596
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 11,775
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 0.3% 0.19%
Households 0.23% 0.13%
Families 0.09% 0.03%
Median Household Income   0.72%
Per Capita Income   2.5%


Colquitt County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Colquitt 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 # 43 74th
Population Density # 62 62nd
Diversity Index # 6 97th
Median Household Income # 122 24th
Per Capita Income # 128 20th

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