In 2018, Wheeler County, GA had a population of 7.94k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $27,626. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wheeler County, GA declined from 7,952 to 7,939, a -0.163% decrease and its median household income declined from $28,490 to $27,626, a -3.03% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wheeler County, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (42.1%), White (Hispanic) (0.819%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.453%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.453%). 0% of the households in Wheeler County, GA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.2% of the residents in Wheeler County, GA are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Wheeler County, GA was $63,300, and the homeownership rate was 61.4%. Most people in Wheeler County, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Wheeler County, GA was 2 cars per household.