Echols County GA Information


Echols County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,107
Population in Households 4,107
Population in Familes 3,465
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $37,389
Average Household Income $53,599
Per Capita Income $17,566


Total Housing Units 1,614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 847 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 499 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 268 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $103,646
Average Home Value $163,902


Total Households 1,346
Average Household Size 3.05
Family Households 1,033
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 0.22% -0.29%
Households 0.15% -0.33%
Families 0.05% -0.41%
Median Household Income   3.65%
Per Capita Income   3.31%


Echols County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Echols 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 # 153 4th
Population Density # 156 2nd
Diversity Index # 9 95th
Median Household Income # 126 21st
Per Capita Income # 150 6th

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