Richmond County GA Information


Richmond County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 205,332
Population in Households 194,362
Population in Familes 152,299
Population in Group Qrtrs 10,970
Population Density1 633
Diversity Index2 59


Median Household Income $41,580
Average Household Income $57,590
Per Capita Income $23,535


Total Housing Units 88,043 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,279 (44.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 39,695 (45.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,069 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $112,861
Average Home Value $158,870


Total Households 78,974
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 49,196
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.29% 0.2%
Households 0.32% 0.24%
Families 0.14% 0.11%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   2.24%


Richmond County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Richmond 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 # 10 94th
Population Density # 13 92nd
Diversity Index # 42 74th
Median Household Income # 72 55th
Per Capita Income # 53 67th

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