The Lithia Springs Census Designated Place had a population of 17,317 as of July 1, 2020. Lithia Springs ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Lithia Springs is located at latitude 33.794 and longitude -84.6605 in Douglas County. The formal boundaries for the Lithia Springs Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 13.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Douglas County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,043 feet.
The Lithia Springs Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403237) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Lithia Springs Census Designated Place is located within Douglasville-Lithia Springs Division of Douglas County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lithia Springs: Bowden, Deer Lick, Salt Springs.
|Total Population||17,317 (100%)|
|Population in Households||17,304 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||13,407 (77.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||13 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$43,195|
|Average Household Income||$61,186|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,256|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||7,324 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,621 (35.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,889 (53.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||813 (11.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,449|
|Average Home Value||$160,246|
|Housing Affordability Index3||171|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.99%|
The table below compares Lithia Springs to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 66||90th|
|Population Density||# 109||83rd|
|Median Household Income||# 306||51st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 185||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 231||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 36||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.