Elbert County GA Information


Elbert County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,635
Population in Households 19,366
Population in Familes 16,088
Population in Group Qrtrs 269
Population Density1 56
Diversity Index2 55


Median Household Income $36,943
Average Household Income $50,035
Per Capita Income $20,111


Total Housing Units 9,583 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,452 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,392 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,739 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $92,373
Average Home Value $120,116


Total Households 7,844
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 5,386
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.32% -0.55%
Households -0.33% -0.54%
Families -0.48% -0.65%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.08%


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, 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 # 90 44th
Population Density # 88 45th
Diversity Index # 70 57th
Median Household Income # 119 26th
Per Capita Income # 104 35th

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