Calhoun County is located in south-western Georgia. The County Seat is Morgan and the largest city is Morgan. The Official Web Site is located at http://calhouncountyga.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 6,463 and the 2010 census population was 6,694. The land area is 280.37 square miles and there are 23.9 persons per square mile.
36.2% of the population is White, 61.4% is Black or African American, 4.4% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.5% is Asian, 0.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.3% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1% is two or more races. 68.6% have a high school degree or higher, and 11.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $53,000, there are 1,804 households, an average of 2.19 persons per household. The per capita income is $14,868, the median household income is $26,986, and 38.7% of the persons in Calhoun County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 428. Retail sales (in $1000) were $19,557, and sales per capita were $3,266.
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