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Rincon, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Rincon had a population of 10,287 as of July 1, 2018. Rincon 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 Rincon is located at latitude 32.296 and longitude -81.2354 in Effingham County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rincon encompass a land area of 8.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Effingham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 72 feet.

The City of Rincon (GNIS ID: 2407220) 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 Rincon is located within Rincon Division of Effingham County.

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


Total Population 10,287
Population in Households 10,287
Population in Familes 8,846
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,149
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $70,422
Average Household Income $82,656
Per Capita Income $29,186


Total Housing Units 4,182 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,667 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,046 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 469 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $190,160
Average Home Value $237,795


Total Households 3,713
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 2,762
Average Family Size 3
  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 1.59% 1.89%
Households 1.46% 1.83%
Families 1.88% 1.73%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   2.75%

Rincon, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rincon 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 # 105 83rd
Population Density # 129 80th
Diversity Index # 345 45th
Median Household Income # 41 94th
Per Capita Income # 85 87th

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