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Rayle, Georgia - Basic Facts

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The Town of Rayle had a population of 206 as of July 1, 2017. Rayle ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Rayle is located at latitude 33.7913 and longitude -82.9085 in Wilkes County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Rayle (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Wilkes County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 669 feet.

The Town of Rayle (GNIS ID: 2407179) 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 Town of Rayle is located within Rayle Division of Wilkes County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rayle 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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Rayle, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 206
Daytime Population: Workers 24
Daytime Population: Residents 111
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 135
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 205
Population in Familes 173
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 201
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $27,342
Average Household Income $39,880
Per Capita Income $15,343


Total Housing Units 107 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 48 (44.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (30.8%)
Median Home Value $80,882
Average Home Value $107,143


Total Households 74
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 52
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 0.48% 0.19%
Households 0.97% 0.27%
Families 0.82% 0.0%
Median Household Income   3.81%
Per Capita Income   2.23%

Rayle, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rayle 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 # 559 11th
Population Density # 515 18th
Diversity Index # 121 81st
Median Household Income # 587 6th
Per Capita Income # 580 8th

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