Oconee County GA Information


Oconee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 36,936
Daytime Population: Workers 13,047
Daytime Population: Residents 19,804
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 32,851
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 36,819
Population in Familes 33,182
Population in Group Qrtrs 117
Population Density2 200
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $79,821
Average Household Income $102,030
Per Capita Income $36,292


Total Housing Units 13,908 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,326 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,768 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 814 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $279,202
Average Home Value $336,628


Total Households 13,094
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 10,457
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 1.65% 1.8%
Households 1.66% 1.81%
Families 1.56% 1.73%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.21%


Oconee County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oconee 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 # 52 68th
Population Density # 33 80th
Diversity Index # 142 11th
Median Household Income # 3 99th
Per Capita Income # 4 98th

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