Gilmer County GA Information


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  1. Gilmer County 2018 Demographic Data
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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Gilmer County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 30,531
Population in Households 30,344
Population in Familes 25,136
Population in Group Qrtrs 187
Population Density2 72
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $40,971
Average Household Income $59,405
Per Capita Income $23,997


Total Housing Units 18,380 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,880 (53.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,425 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,075 (33.1%)
Median Home Value $157,872
Average Home Value $196,331


Total Households 12,305
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 8,595
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 0.93% 1.31%
Households 1.02% 1.35%
Families 0.87% 1.24%
Median Household Income   3.19%
Per Capita Income   2.72%


Gilmer County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gilmer 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 # 58 64th
Population Density # 77 52nd
Diversity Index # 136 15th
Median Household Income # 78 52nd
Per Capita Income # 47 71st

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