Denton, GA Profile: Facts & Data


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Denton, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Denton had a population of 261 as of July 1, 2018. Denton ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Denton is located at latitude 31.7227 and longitude -82.6937 in Jeff Davis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Denton encompass a land area of 1.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Jeff Davis County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 266 feet.

The City of Denton (GNIS ID: 2404218) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Denton is located within Denton Division of Jeff Davis County.

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


Total Population 261
Population in Households 261
Population in Familes 220
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 172
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $36,095
Average Household Income $44,838
Per Capita Income $18,313


Total Housing Units 120 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 89 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $77,381
Average Home Value $87,360


Total Households 105
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 74
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 0.52% 0.08%
Households 0.47% 0.0%
Families 0.85% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Denton, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Denton to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 534 15th
Population Density # 533 15th
Diversity Index # 558 11th
Median Household Income # 428 32nd
Per Capita Income # 480 23rd

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