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Meigs, Georgia - Basic Facts

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The City of Meigs had a population of 1,100 as of July 1, 2017. Meigs ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Meigs is located at latitude 31.0718 and longitude -84.0927 in Thomas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Meigs (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Thomas County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 341 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Meigs are located in Thomas County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Mitchell County.

The City of Meigs (GNIS ID: 2405064) 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 Meigs is located within Meigs Division of Thomas County.

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

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


Total Population 1,100
Daytime Population: Workers 83
Daytime Population: Residents 854
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 937
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 1,100
Population in Familes 933
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 707
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $16,508
Average Household Income $28,880
Per Capita Income $10,494


Total Housing Units 442 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 230 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 153 (34.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 59 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $79,279
Average Home Value $110,326


Total Households 383
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 271
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 0.84% 0.7%
Households 0.82% 0.72%
Families 0.36% 0.66%
Median Household Income   -0.69%
Per Capita Income   0.88%

Meigs, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Meigs 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 # 353 44th
Population Density # 241 62nd
Diversity Index # 104 84th
Median Household Income # 626 0th
Per Capita Income # 623 1st

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