Habersham County GA Information


Habersham County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 45,088
Daytime Population: Workers 16,511
Daytime Population: Residents 26,115
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 42,626
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 42,570
Population in Familes 36,345
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,518
Population Density2 163
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $41,961
Average Household Income $58,441
Per Capita Income $21,637


Total Housing Units 19,167 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,551 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,562 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,054 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $147,214
Average Home Value $195,189


Total Households 16,113
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 11,662
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 0.64% 0.68%
Households 0.56% 0.68%
Families 0.43% 0.58%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   2.66%


Habersham County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Habersham 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 # 46 72nd
Population Density # 39 76th
Diversity Index # 111 31st
Median Household Income # 59 64th
Per Capita Income # 68 58th

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