Towns County GA Information


Towns County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,858
Population in Households 10,825
Population in Familes 8,685
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,033
Population Density1 71
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $40,057
Average Household Income $55,633
Per Capita Income $24,235


Total Housing Units 8,891 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,644 (41.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,356 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,891 (43.8%)
Median Home Value $205,380
Average Home Value $252,456


Total Households 5,000
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 3,260
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 1.52% 1.33%
Households 1.26% 1.46%
Families 1.09% 1.33%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


Towns County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Towns 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 # 119 26th
Population Density # 78 52nd
Diversity Index # 158 1st
Median Household Income # 84 48th
Per Capita Income # 42 74th

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