Wayne County GA Information


Wayne County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 30,058
Population in Households 28,176
Population in Familes 23,923
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,882
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $40,580
Average Household Income $56,664
Per Capita Income $21,043


Total Housing Units 12,429 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,993 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,690 (29.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,746 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $99,451
Average Home Value $135,028


Total Households 10,683
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 7,690
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 -0.02% 0.22%
Households 0.14% 0.21%
Families 0.01% 0.11%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   1.83%


Wayne County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wayne 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 # 60 63rd
Population Density # 96 40th
Diversity Index # 113 30th
Median Household Income # 83 48th
Per Capita Income # 84 48th

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