Elbert County GA Information


Elbert County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,668
Daytime Population: Workers 6,645
Daytime Population: Residents 12,208
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,853
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 19,358
Population in Familes 16,123
Population in Group Qrtrs 310
Population Density2 56
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $36,148
Average Household Income $49,005
Per Capita Income $19,710


Total Housing Units 9,583 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,281 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,573 (26.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,729 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $89,906
Average Home Value $115,963


Total Households 7,854
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 5,397
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 -0.34% -0.62%
Households -0.36% -0.6%
Families -0.52% -0.71%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.41%


Elbert County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elbert 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 # 90 44th
Population Density # 89 45th
Diversity Index # 69 57th
Median Household Income # 114 29th
Per Capita Income # 102 36th

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