In 2020, Wheeler County, GA had a population of 7.9k people with a median age of 27.8 and a median household income of $28,864. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Wheeler County, GA declined from 7,928 to 7,897, a −0.391% decrease and its median household income declined from $30,192 to $28,864, a −4.4% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wheeler County, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (55.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (38.9%), White (Hispanic) (4.96%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.241%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.0633%).
None of the households in Wheeler County, GA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.4% of the residents in Wheeler County, GA are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Wheeler County, GA was $55,500, and the homeownership rate was 69.4%. Most people in Wheeler County, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 32.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Wheeler County, GA was 1 car per household.