Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Carroll County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2019: 119,992 (58% urban, 42% rural); it was 87,268 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 19,081
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,180
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 22,259
Renter-occupied apartments: 12,926 (it was 9,309 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

34%

Land area: 499 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 240 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Carroll County: 94.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (18.5%), Educational, health and social services (16.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 75%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

  • Races in Carroll County, GA (2019)
    • 82,56669.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 23,02219.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8,4837.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,8371.5%Two or more races
    • 1,3871.2%Some other race alone
    • 9510.8%Asian alone
    • 5190.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1140.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

35.5 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Males: 58,554  (48.8%)
Females: 61,438  (51.2%)
Carroll County, GA forum
Recent posts about Carroll County, Georgia on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Carroll County is mentioned 206 times on our forum:
Blue Geogia  (219 replies)
I-285 toll lanes could harm Dunwoody  (240 replies)
Christmas Holiday Season in Atlanta  (71 replies)
Thinking about moving to ATL area...advice  (63 replies)
Any good school systems in South Atlanta?  (65 replies)
Colorado Premium Bringing 190 Jobs to Carroll County  (0 replies)
Average household size:
Carroll County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $61,133 ($38,799 in 1999)
This county:

$61,133
Georgia:

$61,980

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $717 (lower quartile is $534, upper quartile is $921)
This county:

$717
State:

$857


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $154,700 (it was $87,800 in 2000)
Carroll:

$154,700
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $111,500 - $225,600
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,153
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $351

Institutionalized population: 1,128

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 12
  • Robberies: 20
  • Assaults: 75
  • Burglaries: 708
  • Thefts: 1337
  • Auto thefts: 204

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 5
  • Rapes: 24
  • Robberies: 8
  • Assaults: 115
  • Burglaries: 820
  • Thefts: 1322
  • Auto thefts: 248
Carroll County, GA map from a distance

Health of residents in Carroll County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
71.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
36.7% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
52.5% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
68.8% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 197 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 164 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 820 buildings, average cost: $61,300
  • 1998: 926 buildings, average cost: $72,200
  • 1999: 1257 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2000: 1650 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2001: 1709 buildings, average cost: $80,600
  • 2002: 1652 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2003: 1613 buildings, average cost: $92,900
  • 2004: 1838 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 2005: 1443 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2006: 1397 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2007: 637 buildings, average cost: $130,800
  • 2008: 279 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 2009: 76 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2010: 39 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2011: 102 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2012: 36 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2013: 93 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2014: 111 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2015: 168 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2016: 272 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2017: 291 buildings, average cost: $267,200
  • 2018: 604 buildings, average cost: $240,600
  • 2019: 784 buildings, average cost: $244,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Carroll, GA residents
Average permit cost in Carroll, GA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,317 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $548 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Carroll, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Carroll, GA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Carroll, GA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.1%
Carroll County:

15.1%
Georgia:

13.3%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.0% for Black residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.7% for American Indian residents, 18.7% for other race residents, 17.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 35.5 years old
(Males: 35.0 years old, Females: 35.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39.7 years old, Black residents: 28.6 years old, American Indian residents: 33.7 years old, Asian residents: 35.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35.2 years old, Other race residents: 19.4 years old)

Area name: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Carroll County is $686 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $763 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $929 a month.

Cities in this county include: Carrollton, Villa Rica, Temple, Bowdon, Mount Zion, Whitesburg, Roopville.

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Click to draw/clear Carroll County borders

Neighboring counties: Lea County, New Mexico , Santa Barbara County, California , Greene County , Newton County , Polk County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Georgia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year in Carroll, GA
County total employment by year in Carroll, GA
County average yearly wages by year in Carroll, GA

Current college students: 6,435
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 6,421 (34.4% naturalized citizens)

Carroll County:

5.4%
Whole state:

10.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,2282010 or later
  • 1,7402000 to 2009
  • 7511990 to 1999
  • 5131980 to 1989
  • 1851970 to 1979
  • 204Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 61.9%

Carroll County marital status for males Carroll County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 34,247
  • One, attached: 802
  • Two: 705
  • 3 or 4: 1,783
  • 5 to 9: 2,128
  • 10 to 19: 505
  • 20 to 49: 578
  • 50 or more: 464
  • Mobile homes: 4,803

Housing units in Carroll County with a mortgage: 18,027 (202 second mortgage, 1,301 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 10,809

Here:

64.3% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Carroll County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant39,730116
Mainline Protestant7,79228
Catholic4,4621
Black Protestant8676
Other8263
None56,850-
Carroll County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 21
Carroll County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
This county:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Carroll County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 73
This county:

6.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Carroll County:

10.6%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

30.8%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.1%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Carroll County:

Average size of farms: 97 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $109,085
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $348.96
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 95.41%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $81,918
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.88%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $35,935
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.28%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 28.61
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.76%
Corn for grain: 144 harvested acres
Vegetables: 249 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 75 acres

Earthquake activity:

Carroll County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 69.2 miles away from Carroll County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 69.3 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 126.5 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 149.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 164.4 miles away from Carroll County center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 214.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4501, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Georgia Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 22, 2015 to January 13, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4259: February 26, 2016, FEMA Id: 4259, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Georgia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 14, 2014, Emergency Declared EM-3368: February 11, 2014, FEMA Id: 3368, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 15, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4165: March 06, 2014, FEMA Id: 4165, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 18, 2009 to October 08, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1858: September 24, 2009, FEMA Id: 1858, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Georgia Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 11, 2008 to May 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1761: May 23, 2008, FEMA Id: 1761, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Georgia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 27, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3218: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3218, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 14, 2004 to October 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1554: September 18, 2004, FEMA Id: 1554, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 22, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1311: January 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1311, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 1998 to May 11, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1209: March 11, 1998, FEMA Id: 1209, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Carroll

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 39,440 (81.6%)
  • Carpooled: 4,702 (9.7%)
  • Bus: 73 (0.2%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 7 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 720 (1.5%)
  • Bicycle: 52 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 693 (1.4%)
  • Worked at home: 2,514 (5.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Honduras (26%)
  • Mexico (22%)
  • Guatemala (9%)
  • India (7%)
  • Jamaica (4%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Carroll County


  • American (37%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (4%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • British (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Carroll County, Georgia in 2000:

  • 2,104 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 486 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 458 people in nursing homes
  • 89 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 44 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 39 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Carroll County, Georgia in 2010:

  • 2,382 people in college/university student housing
  • 776 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 331 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 52 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 21 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $59,247.

7.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,680 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.67%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.32% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($27,930 average AGI)
2.35% relocated from other states ($12,750 average AGI)
Carroll County:

2.35%
Georgia average:

3.60%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Douglas County, GA  1.49% ($45,244 average AGI)
from Paulding County, GA  0.69% ($46,973)
from Haralson County, GA  0.68% ($38,687)
from Cobb County, GA  0.42% ($36,792)
from Coweta County, GA  0.26% ($37,870)
from Fulton County, GA  0.22% ($37,711)
from Heard County, GA  0.16% ($33,317)


7.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,669 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.26%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.04% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($27,389 average AGI)
2.22% relocated to other states ($12,280 average AGI)
Carroll County:

2.22%
Georgia average:

3.12%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Douglas County, GA  1.06% ($41,204 average AGI)
to Haralson County, GA  0.80% ($37,911)
to Paulding County, GA  0.55% ($39,510)
to Cobb County, GA  0.46% ($39,414)
to Fulton County, GA  0.33% ($44,173)
to Coweta County, GA  0.24% ($39,677)
to Heard County, GA  0.17% ($42,531)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.1
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.2

Births per 1000 population in Carroll County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Carroll County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 14,141 (10,793 aged, 3,348 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 3,183 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Carroll County, Georgia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,215)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (989)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (823)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (801)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (793)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (521)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (372)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (367)
  • Congestive heart failure (360)
  • Unspecified dementia (355)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.97
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,367
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 212
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 39,960

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,412
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 761
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 74

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 51.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 33.5
  • Other - 17.5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 134.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 91.8
  • Other - 42.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 119,992
  • Male householders: 22,114 (5,505 living alone), Female householders: 20,684 (4,693 living alone)
  • 20,771 spouses (20,619 opposite-sex spouses), 2,274 unmarried partners, (2,274 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 37,227 children (34,996 natural, 485 adopted, 1,746 stepchildren), 3,176 grandchildren, 1,684 brothers or sisters, 1,767 parents, 215 foster children, 2,534 other relatives, 4,109 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 3,437

Size of family households: 12,493 2-persons, 6,408 3-persons, 6,734 4-persons, 2,983 5-persons, 726 6-persons, 1,002 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,198 1-person, 1,891 2-persons, 271 3-persons, 92 4-persons.

15,454 married couples with children.
9,736 single-parent households (1,260 men, 8,476 women).

92.6% of residents of Carroll speak English at home.
5.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (52% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $415,351,000 ($4,089 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $21,478,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $203,074,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $105,626,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,095,000
Federal grants: $77,246,000
Federal procurement contracts: $8,327,000 ($4,990,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $19,983,000 ($5,596,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $23,684,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $144,671,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,567,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 8,014
Here:

76 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,112
Here:

39 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,115
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +13,316
Here:

+126 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Carroll County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 8.69 millions of gallons per day (6% from ground, 94% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.6

Year house built in Carroll County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Carroll County, Georgia
  • 7592014 or later
  • 5702010 to 2013
  • 9,9512000 to 2009
  • 10,1581990 to 1999
  • 8,1121980 to 1989
  • 6,6351970 to 1979
  • 3,6391960 to 1969
  • 1,3941950 to 1959
  • 1,7281940 to 1949
  • 3,0691939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Georgia
  • 721 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 2933 rooms
  • 1,3364 rooms
  • 6,5915 rooms
  • 6,3046 rooms
  • 5,0577 rooms
  • 4,4108 rooms
  • 4,7739+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Georgia
  • 1521 room
  • 4872 rooms
  • 1,6913 rooms
  • 3,5934 rooms
  • 3,3795 rooms
  • 3,1756 rooms
  • 6797 rooms
  • 6088 rooms
  • 1989+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Georgia
  • 72no bedroom
  • 751 bedroom
  • 4,8212 bedrooms
  • 16,2163 bedrooms
  • 5,3104 bedrooms
  • 2,3425+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Georgia
  • 152no bedroom
  • 1,3611 bedroom
  • 5,7102 bedrooms
  • 5,6833 bedrooms
  • 5754 bedrooms
  • 4815+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 363no vehicle
  • 5,3091 vehicle
  • 12,0542 vehicles
  • 6,3623 vehicles
  • 3,1094 vehicles
  • 1,6395+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,198no vehicle
  • 7,4601 vehicle
  • 3,5302 vehicles
  • 1,4543 vehicles
  • 1964 vehicles
  • 1245+ vehicles

81.6% of Carroll County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Georgia.

Carroll County:

81.6%
State average:

84.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 83,179
  • Other state: 29,503
  • Northeast: 3,445
  • Midwest: 5,773
  • South: 17,333
  • West: 2,952
Year householders moved into unit in Carroll County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Carroll County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.5%Electricity
  • 31.1%Utility gas
  • 14.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 67.2%Electricity
  • 25.8%Utility gas
  • 6.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 569
Here:

4.8%
Georgia:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 530
Here:

8.4%
Georgia:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 466
Here:

6.3%
Georgia:

17.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Carroll County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,443,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,537,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,091,000
    Parks and Recreation: $859,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,018,000
    Local Fire Protection: $476,000
    Parks and Recreation: $394,000
    General - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $159,000
    Regular Highways: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $132,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,048,000
    Local Fire Protection: $8,596,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,154,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,093,000
    Regular Highways: $7,012,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,454,000
    General - Other: $5,155,000
    Water Utilities: $5,102,000
    Financial Administration: $3,925,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,661,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,698,000
    Health - Other: $1,581,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $483,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $161,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $77,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $13,976,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $717,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $354,000
    Other - Libraries: $250,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $85,000
    Other - Health - Other: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $244,000
    General Local Government Support: $106,000
    Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $49,020,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,326,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,061,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,476,000
    General Revenue - Other: $564,000
    Interest Earnings: $390,000
    Rents: $345,000
    Sale of Property: $63,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $1,359,000
    Local Fire Protection: $894,000
    Financial Administration: $544,000
    Regular Highways: $433,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $112,000
    Water Utilities: $94,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,004,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,942,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,650,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,959,000
    General Local Government Support: $172,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $27,047,000
    Property: $24,729,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $4,124,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $636,000
    Other License: $478,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $406,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $392,000
    Other: $350,000
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,026,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $529,000

Carroll County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,443,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,537,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,091,000
    Parks and Recreation: $859,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,018,000
    Local Fire Protection: $476,000
    Parks and Recreation: $394,000
    General - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $159,000
    Regular Highways: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $132,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,048,000
    Local Fire Protection: $8,596,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,154,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,093,000
    Regular Highways: $7,012,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,454,000
    General - Other: $5,155,000
    Water Utilities: $5,102,000
    Financial Administration: $3,925,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,661,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,698,000
    Health - Other: $1,581,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $483,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $161,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $77,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $13,976,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $717,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $354,000
    Other - Libraries: $250,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $85,000
    Other - Health - Other: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $244,000
    General Local Government Support: $106,000
    Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $49,020,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,326,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,061,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,476,000
    General Revenue - Other: $564,000
    Interest Earnings: $390,000
    Rents: $345,000
    Sale of Property: $63,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $1,359,000
    Local Fire Protection: $894,000
    Financial Administration: $544,000
    Regular Highways: $433,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $112,000
    Water Utilities: $94,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,004,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,942,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,650,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,959,000
    General Local Government Support: $172,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $27,047,000
    Property: $24,729,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $4,124,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $636,000
    Other License: $478,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $406,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $392,000
    Other: $350,000
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,026,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $529,000

Carroll County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,443,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,537,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,091,000
    Parks and Recreation: $859,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,018,000
    Local Fire Protection: $476,000
    Parks and Recreation: $394,000
    General - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $159,000
    Regular Highways: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $132,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,048,000
    Local Fire Protection: $8,596,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,154,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,093,000
    Regular Highways: $7,012,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,454,000
    General - Other: $5,155,000
    Water Utilities: $5,102,000
    Financial Administration: $3,925,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,661,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,698,000
    Health - Other: $1,581,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $483,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $161,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $77,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $13,976,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $717,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $354,000
    Other - Libraries: $250,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $85,000
    Other - Health - Other: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $244,000
    General Local Government Support: $106,000
    Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $49,020,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,326,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,061,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,476,000
    General Revenue - Other: $564,000
    Interest Earnings: $390,000
    Rents: $345,000
    Sale of Property: $63,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $1,359,000
    Local Fire Protection: $894,000
    Financial Administration: $544,000
    Regular Highways: $433,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $112,000
    Water Utilities: $94,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,004,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,942,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,650,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,959,000
    General Local Government Support: $172,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $27,047,000
    Property: $24,729,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $4,124,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $636,000
    Other License: $478,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $406,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $392,000
    Other: $350,000
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,026,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $529,000

Carroll County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,443,000
  • Charges - Other: $7,537,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,091,000
    Parks and Recreation: $859,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,018,000
    Local Fire Protection: $476,000
    Parks and Recreation: $394,000
    General - Other: $393,000
    Correctional Institutions: $202,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $159,000
    Regular Highways: $157,000
    Financial Administration: $132,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,048,000
    Local Fire Protection: $8,596,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,154,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,093,000
    Regular Highways: $7,012,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,454,000
    General - Other: $5,155,000
    Water Utilities: $5,102,000
    Financial Administration: $3,925,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,661,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,698,000
    Health - Other: $1,581,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $483,000
    Libraries: $250,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $161,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $77,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $13,976,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $717,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $354,000
    Other - Libraries: $250,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $85,000
    Other - Health - Other: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $244,000
    General Local Government Support: $106,000
    Other: $72,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $49,020,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,326,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,061,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,476,000
    General Revenue - Other: $564,000
    Interest Earnings: $390,000
    Rents: $345,000
    Sale of Property: $63,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $1,359,000
    Local Fire Protection: $894,000
    Financial Administration: $544,000
    Regular Highways: $433,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $112,000
    Water Utilities: $94,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,004,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,942,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,650,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,959,000
    General Local Government Support: $172,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $27,047,000
    Property: $24,729,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $4,124,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $636,000
    Other License: $478,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $406,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $392,000
    Other: $350,000
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,026,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $529,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,435
  • Number of aged recipients: 244
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,191
  • Number of recipients under 18: 382
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,556
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 497
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 928
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,116
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 16 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED606$110,036309$115,7312,050$143,328136$29,19113$1,663,077494$98,134127$56,008
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED33$123,63620$133,300168$153,44013$10,2313$5,683,33311$99,90911$49,364
APPLICATIONS DENIED136$120,051104$90,846890$150,526168$21,2200$094$72,41573$52,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN124$110,60550$119,800574$158,34126$58,4231$340,00041$90,82913$76,154
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS22$123,6368$117,250144$172,4319$69,3330$013$118,2315$53,600
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$128,67648$180,7081$97,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED25$185,72027$179,6304$163,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$199,50018$189,1110$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$160,0003$189,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$119,8571$72,0003$158,667
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Carroll, GA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Carroll, GA - Value
Most common first names in Carroll County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James63571.4 years
William50472.9 years
Mary45678.1 years
John39572.9 years
Robert29870.8 years
Willie23372.9 years
Thomas18271.9 years
Annie17079.3 years
Charles16268.2 years
George16173.6 years
Most common last names in Carroll County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith35874.5 years
Johnson20074.6 years
Williams17673.6 years
Brown15571.3 years
Jones14273.9 years
Robinson13974.6 years
Phillips13572.6 years
Jackson10977.3 years
Walker10474.1 years
Moore10274.1 years
Businesses in Carroll County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Home Depot1
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone2McDonald's4
Blockbuster1Penske3
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS2Publix Super Markets1
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
Chick-Fil-A3RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid2
Curves1Ryan's Grill1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dennys1Subway6
Dunkin Donuts1Super 81
Econo Lodge1Taco Bell1
FedEx8U-Haul8
Ford2UPS8
GNC1Waffle House4
H&R Block3Walgreens2
Hardee's2Walmart1

Carroll County on our top lists:

  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"