In 2017, Wheeler County, GA had a population of 7.95k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $28,490. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wheeler County, GA grew from 7,932 to 7,952, a 0.252% increase and its median household income grew from $27,779 to $28,490, a 2.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wheeler County, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (41.7%), White (Hispanic) (1.14%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.503%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.34%). N/A% of the people in Wheeler County, GA speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wheeler County, GA is $46,800, and the homeownership rate is 63.8%. Most people in Wheeler County, GA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Wheeler County, GA is 2 cars per household.