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Gordon, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Gordon had a population of 2,123 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Gordon is located at latitude 32.8821 and longitude -83.3324 in Wilkinson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gordon 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, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Gordon, GA Housing Affordability Index is 265
State of Georgia Housing Affordability Index is 143
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Gordon, GA Wealth Index is 53
State of Georgia Wealth Index is 88
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 2,123 (100%)
Population in Households 2,123 (100.0%)
Population in Families 1,792 (84.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 395
Diversity Index2 53
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,356
Average Household Income $53,817
Per Capita Income $20,138
Wealth Index4 53

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 948 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 596 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 192 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 159 (16.8%)
Median Home Value $78,671
Housing Affordability Index3 265
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 789
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 552
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.56% 0.01%
Households 0.51% -0.05%
Families 0.54% -0.11%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   2.25%

Gordon, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gordon to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 283 55th
Population Density # 396 37th
Diversity Index # 307 51st
Median Household Income # 320 49th
Per Capita Income # 374 40th

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