Gray, GA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Gray Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Gray Content

Also See: Gray, GA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Gray, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Gray had a population of 3,361 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Gray is located at latitude 33.002 and longitude -83.5409 in Jones County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gray (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jones County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 604 feet.

The City of Gray (GNIS ID: 2403730) 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 Gray is located within Gray-Macon East Division of Jones County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gray population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gray: James.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


City of Gray, GA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | GA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Gray-Macon East Division | Jones County | Georgia Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 3,361
Daytime Population: Workers 1,896
Daytime Population: Residents 1,808
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,704
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 3,216
Population in Familes 2,811
Population in Group Qrtrs 145
Population Density2 863
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $55,386
Average Household Income $76,106
Per Capita Income $27,930


Total Housing Units 1,317 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 767 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 430 (32.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 120 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $177,596
Average Home Value $195,855


Total Households 1,197
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 895
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 0.26% -0.1%
Households 0.16% -0.12%
Families 1.05% -0.2%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   3.38%

Gray, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gray to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 213 66th
Population Density # 195 69th
Diversity Index # 420 33rd
Median Household Income # 94 85th
Per Capita Income # 83 87th

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

Georgia Research Tools

Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Georgia Census Data
Highest or Lowest: