Sumter County GA Information


Sumter County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 31,376
Population in Households 29,727
Population in Familes 24,169
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,649
Population Density2 65
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $35,396
Average Household Income $50,059
Per Capita Income $19,270


Total Housing Units 13,909 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,826 (41.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,875 (42.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,208 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $96,062
Average Home Value $133,895


Total Households 11,701
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 7,763
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 -0.54% -0.68%
Households -0.43% -0.7%
Families -0.59% -0.81%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   1.59%


Sumter County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sumter 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 # 56 65th
Population Density # 82 49th
Diversity Index # 36 77th
Median Household Income # 124 23rd
Per Capita Income # 116 28th

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