Lamar County GA Information


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  1. Lamar County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forLamar County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Lamar County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 18,727
Population in Households 17,490
Population in Familes 14,455
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,237
Population Density2 102
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $43,475
Average Household Income $58,054
Per Capita Income $23,776


Total Housing Units 7,749 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,957 (64.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,936 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 856 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $133,229
Average Home Value $184,118


Total Households 6,893
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 4,750
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 0.27% 0.63%
Households 0.49% 0.7%
Families 0.34% 0.59%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.24%


Lamar County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lamar 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 # 97 40th
Population Density # 57 65th
Diversity Index # 101 37th
Median Household Income # 59 64th
Per Capita Income # 50 69th

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