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Gordon, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Gordon had a population of 2,072 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Gordon is located at latitude 32.8862 and longitude -83.3336 in Wilkinson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gordon (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Wilkinson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 348 feet.

The City of Gordon (GNIS ID: 2403715) 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 Gordon is located within Gordon Division of Wilkinson County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gordon: Griswold Station, Griswoldville.

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


Total Population 2,072
Population in Households 2,072
Population in Familes 1,747
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 385
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $51,032
Average Household Income $57,981
Per Capita Income $21,677


Total Housing Units 916 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 584 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 185 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 147 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $94,837
Average Home Value $109,503


Total Households 769
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 538
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.33% -0.19%
Households 0.26% -0.26%
Families 0.3% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.08%
Per Capita Income   1.66%

Gordon, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gordon to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 280 55th
Population Density # 397 37th
Diversity Index # 301 52nd
Median Household Income # 171 73rd
Per Capita Income # 295 53rd

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