The City of McRae-Helena had a population of 8,525 as of July 1, 2020. McRae-Helena city ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 McRae-Helena city is located at latitude 32.0636 and longitude -82.8969 in Telfair County.
While the primary coordinates for City of McRae-Helena are located in Telfair County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Wheeler County.
It also has a Functional Status Code of ""
Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of McRae-Helena is located within McRae-Helena Division of Telfair County.
|Total Population||8,525 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,201 (72.7%)|
|Population in Families||4,987 (58.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2,324 (27.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$32,673|
|Average Household Income||$45,402|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$13,838|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,932 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,532 (52.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||792 (27.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||608 (20.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$71,902|
|Average Home Value||$89,925|
|Housing Affordability Index3||262|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.99%|
|Per Capita Income||1.87%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.32%|
The table below compares McRae-Helena city to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 126||80th|
|Population Density||# 105||83rd|
|Median Household Income||# 535||15th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 498||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 604||4th|
|Diversity Index||# 43||93rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.