Fulton County GA Information


Fulton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,038,943
Population in Households 1,006,541
Population in Familes 735,920
Population in Group Qrtrs 32,402
Population Density2 1,973
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $65,560
Average Household Income $103,487
Per Capita Income $43,174


Total Housing Units 484,462 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 211,492 (43.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 216,006 (44.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 56,964 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $297,995
Average Home Value $405,887


Total Households 427,498
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 233,363
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 1.48% 1.46%
Households 1.56% 1.53%
Families 1.33% 1.38%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.35%


Fulton County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fulton 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 5 97th
Diversity Index # 13 92nd
Median Household Income # 13 92nd
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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