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Demographics Analysis

The people of Habersham County, Georgia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 1,404

5 to 9 years : 1,440

10 to 14 years : 1,490

15 to 17 years : 810

18 and 19 years : 677

20 years : 232

21 years : 411

22 to 24 years : 511

25 to 29 years : 1,203

30 to 34 years : 1,216

35 to 39 years : 1,185

40 to 44 years : 1,365

45 to 49 years : 1,289

50 to 54 years : 1,453

55 to 59 years : 1,315

60 and 61 years : 589

62 to 64 years : 629

65 and 66 years : 647

67 to 69 years : 692

70 to 74 years : 568

75 to 79 years : 569

80 to 84 years : 342

85 years and over : 335

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,169

5 to 9 years : 1,324

10 to 14 years : 1,751

15 to 17 years : 802

18 and 19 years : 625

20 years : 147

21 years : 407

22 to 24 years : 907

25 to 29 years : 1,403

30 to 34 years : 1,444

35 to 39 years : 1,742

40 to 44 years : 1,344

45 to 49 years : 1,656

50 to 54 years : 1,511

55 to 59 years : 1,517

60 and 61 years : 490

62 to 64 years : 892

65 and 66 years : 592

67 to 69 years : 503

70 to 74 years : 957

75 to 79 years : 833

80 to 84 years : 471

85 years and over : 426


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Habersham County, Georgia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 39,304

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 61

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 138

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,439

Not a U.S. citizen : 2,343


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 2,446

5 to 17 years : 6,275

18 to 24 years : 2,900

25 to 34 years : 3,279

35 to 44 years : 2,847

45 to 54 years : 3,466

55 to 59 years : 1,738

60 and 61 years : 616

62 to 64 years : 1,062

65 to 74 years : 2,429

75 years and over : 1,916

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 127

5 to 17 years : 1,084

18 to 24 years : 682

25 to 34 years : 1,051

35 to 44 years : 1,625

45 to 54 years : 1,723

55 to 59 years : 825

60 and 61 years : 408

62 to 64 years : 418

65 to 74 years : 1,385

75 years and over : 1,002

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 32

18 to 24 years : 44

25 to 34 years : 41

35 to 44 years : 13

45 to 54 years : 64

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 226

18 to 24 years : 291

25 to 34 years : 895

35 to 44 years : 1,151

45 to 54 years : 656

55 to 59 years : 269

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 41

65 to 74 years : 140

75 years and over : 58


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 6,190

Now married, except separated : 10,791

Divorced : 2,547

Separated : 492

Widowed : 1,609

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,884

Now married, except separated : 5,392

Divorced : 1,212

Separated : 143

Widowed : 588

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 142

Now married, except separated : 23

Divorced : 34

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 760

Now married, except separated : 2,233

Divorced : 317

Separated : 168

Widowed : 182


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 4,595

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,698

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,244

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,908

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,578

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,246

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,232

$65,000 to $74,999 : 320

$75,000 or more : 808

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,179

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,866

$10,000 to $14,999 : 860

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,588

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,336

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,065

$50,000 to $64,999 : 505

$65,000 to $74,999 : 360

$75,000 or more : 460

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 32

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 80

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $64,999 : 13

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 6

Foreign born:

No income : 947

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 363

$10,000 to $14,999 : 383

$15,000 to $24,999 : 890

$25,000 to $34,999 : 457

$35,000 to $49,999 : 364

$50,000 to $64,999 : 68

$65,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 or more : 156


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 20,491

Born in other state of the United States : 22,434

Native; born outside the United States : 18,125

Foreign born : 19,728


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Under 3 years : 1,480

3 and 4 years : 1,093

5 years : 409

6 to 8 years : 1,676

9 to 11 years : 2,168

12 to 14 years : 1,752

15 to 17 years : 1,612


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 1,106

$10,000 to $14,999 : 973

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,128

$20,000 to $24,999 : 962

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,319

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,060

$35,000 to $39,999 : 730

$40,000 to $44,999 : 763

$45,000 to $49,999 : 602

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,235

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,654

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,608

$100,000 to $124,999 : 602

$125,000 to $149,999 : 508

$150,000 to $199,999 : 132

$200,000 or more : 161


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Habersham County, Georgia is 43,285



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Habersham County, Georgia: 20,372
Female Population in Habersham County, Georgia: 22,913


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Habersham County, Georgia: 38.3
Median Female Resident Age in Habersham County, Georgia: 39.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Habersham County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

41.0

Male

40.3

Female

41.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.3

Male

29.3

Female

35.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.8

Male

28.8

Female

32.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.8

Male

35.9

Female

34.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

20.5

Male

20.5

Female

21.0

Other


Both sexes

21.9

Male

22.8

Female

20.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.7

Male

15.4

Female

17.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.6

Male

22.3

Female

20.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.8

Male

42.0

Female

43.5


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,546

No health insurance coverage : 171

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,147

No health insurance coverage : 280

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,163

No health insurance coverage : 668

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,283

No health insurance coverage : 1,136

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,918

No health insurance coverage : 605

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,214

No health insurance coverage : 513

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,992

No health insurance coverage : 541

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,907

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,246

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,251

No health insurance coverage : 14

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,494

No health insurance coverage : 287

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,442

No health insurance coverage : 389

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,583

No health insurance coverage : 600

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,596

No health insurance coverage : 962

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,124

No health insurance coverage : 593

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,226

No health insurance coverage : 564

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,047

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,688

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 794

No employer-based health insurance : 923

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,722

No employer-based health insurance : 1,705

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,028

No employer-based health insurance : 803

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,090

No employer-based health insurance : 1,329

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,524

No employer-based health insurance : 999

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,647

No employer-based health insurance : 1,080

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,290

No employer-based health insurance : 1,243

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 677

No employer-based health insurance : 1,230

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 384

No employer-based health insurance : 862

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 369

No employer-based health insurance : 896

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,938

No employer-based health insurance : 1,843

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 940

No employer-based health insurance : 891

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,248

No employer-based health insurance : 935

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,271

No employer-based health insurance : 1,287

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,550

No employer-based health insurance : 1,167

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,727

No employer-based health insurance : 1,063

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 758

No employer-based health insurance : 1,289

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 446

No employer-based health insurance : 1,242


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 28,974

Born in other state in the United States : 10,330

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 33

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 166

Foreign born : 3,782


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 88

No Medicare coverage : 5,056

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 535

No Medicare coverage : 11,498

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,086

No Medicare coverage : 67

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 36

No Medicare coverage : 5,010

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 632

No Medicare coverage : 11,447

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,654

No Medicare coverage : 81


(updated 2013)



Races in Habersham County, Georgia


  • White: 38,173
  • African American: 1,759
  • American Indian: 70
  • Asian: 1,162
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,666
  • Two or More Races: 455



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Habersham County, Georgia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Habersham County, Georgia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 234   (2.01%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 184   (1.58%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 501   (4.31%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 743   (6.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 585   (5.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 468   (4.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 533   (4.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 405   (3.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,750   (32.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 636   (5.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,300   (11.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 451   (3.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,175   (10.1%)
  • Master's Degree: 438   (3.77%)
  • Professional School Degree: 121   (1.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 106   (0.91%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 209   (1.76%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 89   (0.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 357   (3.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 796   (6.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 508   (4.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 545   (4.59%)
  • 11th Grade: 355   (2.99%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 334   (2.81%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 4,181   (35.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 907   (7.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,300   (10.95%)
  • Associate Degree: 412   (3.47%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,118   (9.42%)
  • Master's Degree: 541   (4.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 174   (1.47%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 45   (0.38%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 315

5 to 9 years : 2,621

10 to 14 years : 3,094

15 to 17 years : 1,559

18 and 19 years : 661

20 to 24 years : 711

25 to 34 years : 304

35 years and over : 455

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 52

5 to 9 years : 59

10 to 14 years : 115

15 to 17 years : 33

18 and 19 years : 271

20 to 24 years : 159

25 to 34 years : 122

35 years and over : 96

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 726

5 to 9 years : 84

10 to 14 years : 32

15 to 17 years : 20

18 and 19 years : 370

20 to 24 years : 1,745

25 to 34 years : 4,840

35 years and over : 23,361


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Habersham County, Georgia

  • Habersham County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 132 West Stanford Mill Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523, Phone: (706) 754-2118, Students: 6,464 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Habersham County, Georgia

  • North Habersham Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1500 Walls Bridge Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523, Phone: (706) 754-2915, Students: 759 )

  • South Habersham Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 237 Old Athens Highway, Cornelia, GA 30531, Phone: (706) 778-7121, Students: 734 )

  • Cornelia Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 375 Old Cleveland Road, Cornelia, GA 30531, Phone: (706) 778-6526, Students: 570 )

  • 9th Grade Academy


    ( Grades: 9-9, Location: 3115 Demorest/mount Airy Hwy, Demorest, GA 30535, Phone: M, Students: 514 )

  • South Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Old Athens Highway, Cornelia, GA 30531, Phone: M, Students: 505 )

  • Clarkesville Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Highway 115 West, Clarkesville, GA 30523, Phone: (706) 754-2442, Students: 501 )

  • Demorest Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3116 Demorest - Mt. Airy Hwy, Demorest, GA 30535, Phone: (706) 778-4126, Students: 489 )

  • Fairview Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 901 Fairview School Road, Demorest, GA 30535, Phone: (706) 754-4461, Students: 258 )

  • Woodville Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 911 Historic Old 441 Highway, Clarkesville, GA 30523, Phone: (706) 754-4225, Students: 244 )

  • Hazel Grove Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 6390 Dicks Hill Parkway, Mount Airy, GA 30563, Phone: (706) 754-2942, Students: 231 )

  • Chattachoochee Community Center


    ( Location: West Stanford Mill Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523, Phone: (706) 839-6098, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Habersham County, Georgia

  • Habersham Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 171 Raider Circle, Mount Airy, GA 30563, Phone: (706) 778-7161, Students: 1,197 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Habersham County, Georgia

  • Piedmont College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,283; Location: 65 Central Ave, Demorest, GA 30535, Web: http://www.piedmont.edu )

  • North Georgia Technical College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,964; Location: 500 Georgia Hwy 197 N, Clarkesville, GA 30523, Web: http://www.northgatech.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Habersham County, Georgia

  • Central Heights Christian


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 2664 Highway 197, Mount Airy, GA 30563, Phone: (706) 778-3360, )

Academic Libraries In Habersham County, Georgia

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Habersham County, Georgia

  • Clarkesville-habersham County Library


    178 East Green Street, Clarkesville, GA 30523

  • Cornelia-habersham County Library


    301 North Main Street, Cornelia, GA 30531

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Habersham County, Georgia

  • Ne Ga Reg Lib Syst Svcs Office


    204 Ellison Street, Suites E & F, Clarkesville, GA 30523

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Habersham County, Georgia


  • Habersham County Wall Of Honor Inc


    Po Box 1113, Cornelia, GA 30531

  • Loudermilk Boarding House


    271 Foreacre St, Cornelia, GA 30531

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Habersham County, Georgia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Habersham County, Georgia.

Area Features of Habersham County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Habersham County Airport   (2) King Sky Ranch Airport  

Bar


(1) Buck Shoals   (2) The Shoals  

Bend


(1) Brown Bottoms  

Bridge


(1) Cannons Bridge   (2) Duncan Bridge   (3) Emma Griffin Hardman Bridge   (4) Judge I Homer Sutton Bridge   (5) Sidney Lanier Bridge  

Building


(1) Alto Police Department   (2) Arrendale State Prison   (3) Baldwin Fire Department Station 4   (4) Baldwin Police Department   (5) Banks County Fire And Emergency Medical Services Station 230   (6) Clarkesville Fire Department Station 3   (7) Clarkesville Police Department   (8) Cornelia City Hall   (9) Cornelia Community House   (10) Cornelia Fire Department   (11) Cornelia Police Department   (12) Cornelia Public Library   (13) Demorest Police Department   (14) Demorest Volunteer Fire Department   (15) Georgia Department Of Corrections Fire Station 1   (16) Habersham County Courthouse   (17) Habersham County Emergency Medical Services North   (18) Habersham County Emergency Medical Services South   (19) Habersham County Fire Department Station 11 Fairview   (20) Habersham County Fire Department Station 12 View   (21) Habersham County Fire Department Station 13 Habersham Mills   (22) Habersham County Fire Department Station 14 Glade Creek   (23) Habersham County Fire Department Station 15 Macedonia   (24) Habersham County Fire Department Station 8 Batesville   (25) Habersham County Fire Department Station 9 Deen Creek   (26) Habersham County Jail   (27) Habersham County Marshal S Office   (28) Habersham County Sheriff S Office   (29) Mount Airy Police Department   (30) Northeast Georgia Regional Library   (31) Toccoa Pumping Station   (32) White County Fire Department Station 2   (33) Wildcat Volunteer Fire Department Station 11  

Cemetery


(1) Alleys Chapel Cemetery   (2) Amys Creek Cemetery   (3) Antioch Cemetery   (4) Austin Cemetery   (5) B C Grant Cemetery   (6) Bethel Temple Cemetery   (7) Bethlehem Cemetery   (8) Camp Creek Cemetery   (9) Chattahoochee Cemetery Number One   (10) Chattahoochee Cemetery Number Two   (11) Cool Springs Cemetery   (12) Crossroads Cemetery   (13) Ebenezer Cemetery   (14) Enon Cemetery   (15) Fairfield Cemetery   (16) Farmer Cemetery   (17) Glade Creek Cemetery   (18) Habersham Cemetery   (19) Harvest Cemetery   (20) Hazel Creek Cemetery   (21) Hills Crossing Cemetery   (22) Kimbell Cemetery   (23) Kimsey Cemetery   (24) Kollock Cemetery   (25) Lathan Cemetery   (26) Laudermilk Cemetery   (27) Level Grove Cemetery   (28) Macedonia Cemetery   (29) Mount Airy Cemetery   (30) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (31) Mount Zion Cemetery   (32) Mountain Grove Cemetery   (33) Mud Creek Cemetery   (34) New Bridge Cemetery   (35) New Hope Cemetery   (36) Oakey Mountain Cemetery   (37) Old Clarkesville Cemetery   (38) Old New Hope Cemetery   (39) Payne Cemetery   (40) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (41) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (42) Return Cemetery   (43) Shirley Cemetery   (44) Skitts Mountain Cemetery   (45) Stonepile Cemetery   (46) Union Grove Cemetery   (47) Unity Cemetery   (48) Victory Cemetery   (49) Wade Cemetery   (50) Welcome Home Cemetery   (51) White Creek Cemetery   (52) Woodley Cemetery   (53) Yonah Memorial Gardens  

Census


(1) Raoul Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Alleys Chapel   (2) Alto Baptist Church   (3) Amys Creek Church   (4) Antioch Church   (5) Baldwin Baptist Church   (6) Bethel Temple   (7) Bethlehem Church   (8) Bible Church   (9) Camp Creek Church   (10) Central Heights Church   (11) Chattahoochee Church   (12) Church Of God   (13) Church Of God Historical   (14) Clarkesville Baptist Church   (15) Community Church   (16) Cool Springs Church   (17) Cornelia Christian Church   (18) Cornelia United Methodist Church   (19) Crossroads Baptist Church   (20) Daes Chapel Methodist Church   (21) Demorest Baptist Church   (22) Double Springs Church   (23) Ebenezer Church   (24) Enon Church   (25) Fairfield Church   (26) Faith Tabernacle   (27) First Baptist Church Of Cornelia   (28) First Presbyterian Church   (29) Flat Creek Church   (30) Glade Creek Church   (31) Good News Church   (32) Grace Episcopal Church   (33) Grant Church   (34) Habersham Baptist Church   (35) Harvest Christian Church   (36) Hazel Creek Church   (37) Hills Crossing Church   (38) Hollywood Baptist Church   (39) House Of Prayer Church   (40) Kings Church Historical   (41) Level Grove Church   (42) Little Mission   (43) Macedonia Church   (44) Mount Airy Baptist Church   (45) Mount Carmel Church   (46) Mount Pleasant Church   (47) Mount Vernon Church   (48) Mount Zion Church   (49) Mountain Grove Baptist Church Historical   (50) Mud Creek Church   (51) New Bridge Church   (52) New Hope Church   (53) New Liberty Church   (54) Oakey Mountain Baptist Church   (55) Oakey Mountain Church   (56) Pleasant Grove Church   (57) Pleasant Hill Church   (58) Providence Baptist Church   (59) Return Church   (60) River Road Church   (61) Seed Unity Church   (62) Shady Grove Baptist Church   (63) Skitts Mountain Church   (64) Stonepile Church   (65) Union Grove Church   (66) Victory Church   (67) Welcome Church   (68) White Creek Church   (69) Woodlawn Church   (70) Yonah Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Baldwin   (2) City Of Clarkesville   (3) City Of Cornelia   (4) City Of Demorest   (5) Clarkesville Division   (6) Cornelia Division   (7) Habersham County   (8) Mossy Creek Division   (9) Town Of Alto   (10) Town Of Mount Airy  

Crossing


(1) Amos Ford   (2) Heads Ferry Historical   (3) Heds Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Allen Lake Dam   (2) Anderson Pond Dam   (3) Beaverdam Creek Structure 42 Dam   (4) Demorest Lake Dam   (5) Frank Lake Dam   (6) Habersham Mills Lake Dam   (7) Haynie Lake Dam   (8) Hazel Creek Structure 12 Dam   (9) Hazel Creek Structure 19 Dam   (10) Hazel Creek Structure 21 Dam   (11) Hazel Creek Watershed Structure Number Seven Dam   (12) Hidden Valley Lake Dam   (13) Lower Taylor Lake Dam   (14) Mathis Lake Dam   (15) Nancy Town Lake Dam   (16) Sautee Creek Structure 18 Dam   (17) Sautee Creek Structure 22 Dam   (18) Sims Lake Dam   (19) Soque Creek Structure 13 Dam   (20) Soquee River Structure 29 Dam   (21) Soquee River Structure 34 Dam   (22) Soquee River Structure 36 Dam   (23) Thin River Orchard Dam   (24) Waters Lake Dam   (25) Webster Lake Dam   (26) Yoemans Dam  

Gap


(1) Ann Gap   (2) Low Gap  

Hospital


(1) Gabersham County Hospital   (2) Habersham County Medical Center  

Island


(1) Buck Island   (2) Crow Island   (3) Fritch Island   (4) Smith Island  

Locale


(1) Boys Mountain View Camp   (2) Camp Robert Toombs   (3) Chattooga Ranger Station   (4) Colson Store   (5) Cornelia Water Works   (6) Fern Springs Picnic Area   (7) George W Carver Picnic Area   (8) Kinney Mill Historical   (9) Laudermilk Mill Historical   (10) Mud Creek Camp Ground   (11) Porters Mill Historical   (12) Seed   (13) Union Grove Campground   (14) View   (15) Wilson Shoals  

Park


(1) Cornelia City Park   (2) Demorest Commercial Historic District   (3) Lake Russell State Wildlife Management Area   (4) South Washington Street Historic District   (5) Veterans Of Foreign Wars Memorial Park   (6) Washington-jefferson Street Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Alto   (2) Anandale Historical   (3) Ayersville   (4) Baldwin   (5) Batesville   (6) Bert Historical   (7) Clarkesville   (8) College Park   (9) Cornelia   (10) Demorest   (11) Dicks Hill   (12) Dixon Crossroads   (13) Eastburn Historical   (14) Fairview   (15) Habersham   (16) Habersham Station Historical   (17) Harvest   (18) Hills   (19) Hollywood   (20) Hughesboro Historical   (21) Kinseytown   (22) Leaf   (23) Longview   (24) Midway   (25) Mossy Creek   (26) Mount Airy   (27) New Switzerland   (28) Pardue Mill   (29) Raoul   (30) Rogers Mill   (31) Shorts Mill   (32) Soquee Historical   (33) Stottsville   (34) Stovall Mill   (35) Wikle Store   (36) Wilbanks Corner  

Post Office


(1) Alto Post Office   (2) Cornelia Post Office   (3) Habersham Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Adams Pond   (2) Alexander Pond   (3) Allen Lake   (4) Anderson Pond   (5) Ash Pond   (6) Barrett Pond   (7) Bassinger Pond   (8) Black Pond   (9) Blair Pond   (10) Demorest Lake   (11) Ducket Lake   (12) Ellers Lake   (13) English Pond   (14) Ferguson Pond   (15) Frank Lake   (16) Franklin Pond   (17) Habersham Mills Lake   (18) Haynie Lake   (19) Hazel Creek   (20) Hidden Valley Lake   (21) Irvin Lake   (22) Lake Irvin   (23) Lewis Ponds   (24) Lower Taylor Lake   (25) Mathis Lake   (26) Millers Pond   (27) Mulkey Lake   (28) Nancy Town Lake   (29) Patton Lake   (30) Reservoir 12   (31) Reservoir 13   (32) Reservoir 18   (33) Reservoir 19   (34) Reservoir 21   (35) Reservoir 22   (36) Reservoir 29   (37) Reservoir 34   (38) Reservoir 36   (39) Reservoir 42   (40) Reservoir Number 12   (41) Reservoir Number 19   (42) Reservoir Number 21   (43) Shore Pond   (44) Sims Lake   (45) Sutton Pond   (46) Thin River Orchard Lake   (47) Thomas Pond   (48) Warren Franklin Pond   (49) Waters Lake   (50) Webster Lake   (51) Wells Pond   (52) Yoemans Lake  

Ridge


(1) Demoore Ridge   (2) Long Ridge   (3) Piney Ridge   (4) Shoal Ridge   (5) Soapstone Mountain  

School


(1) Aerial School Historical   (2) Allendale School Historical   (3) Alto School Historical   (4) Baldwin Elementary School   (5) Center School Historical   (6) Clarkesville Elementary School   (7) Cornelia Elementary School   (8) Cross Roads School Historical   (9) Demorest Elementary School   (10) Enon School Historical   (11) Fairfield School Historical   (12) Fairview Elementary School   (13) Flat Creek School Historical   (14) Georgia Mountains Christian Academy   (15) Georgia State Industrial Institute   (16) Habersham Central High School   (17) Habersham County Alternative School   (18) Habersham Mills School Historical   (19) Habersham Ninth Grade Academy   (20) Hazel Grove Elementary School   (21) Hurricane School Historical   (22) Kimsey Academy Historical   (23) Leno School Historical   (24) Level Grove Elementary School   (25) Macedonia School   (26) Martin School Historical   (27) Mountain Grove School Historical   (28) Mud Creek School   (29) Mud Creek School Historical   (30) North Georgia Technical College   (31) North Habersham Middle School   (32) North Habersham Sixth Grade Academy   (33) Piedmont College   (34) Providence School   (35) Riverside School Historical   (36) South Habersham High School   (37) South Habersham Middle School   (38) South Habersham Sixth Grade Academy   (39) State Industrial Institute   (40) White Creek School   (41) Woodville Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Alley Creek   (2) Amos Creek   (3) Amys Creek   (4) Beaverdam Creek   (5) Ben Tatum Branch   (6) Black Bear Creek   (7) Blue Creek   (8) Brasstown Creek   (9) Camp Creek   (10) Chastain Branch   (11) Cliff Creek   (12) Cornelia Branch   (13) Cove Branch   (14) Dean Creek   (15) Deep Creek   (16) Dicks Creek   (17) Flat Creek   (18) Fry Branch   (19) Glade Creek   (20) Hazel Creek   (21) Ivy Branch   (22) Kimbell Creek   (23) Law Creek   (24) Left Fork Soquee River   (25) Liberty Creek   (26) Lick Log Creek   (27) Little Hazel Creek   (28) Little Mud Creek   (29) Long Branch   (30) Moates Branch   (31) Mossy Creek   (32) Nerve Branch   (33) North Fork Little Mud Creek   (34) North Fork Mud Creek   (35) Oakey Creek   (36) Perkins Branch   (37) Pigeon   (38) Pink Dill Branch   (39) Porters Mill Branch   (40) Raper Creek   (41) Right Fork Soquee River   (42) Roberts Branch   (43) Rock Ford Branch   (44) Rogers Creek   (45) Rushie Branch   (46) Shoal Branch   (47) Shoal Creek   (48) Soquee River   (49) South Fork Little Mud Creek   (50) South Fork Mud Creek   (51) Sutton Mill Creek   (52) White Creek   (53) Whitworth Branch   (54) Wolfpen Branch   (55) Wooten Branch   (56) Yellowbank Creek  

Summit


(1) Alec Mountain   (2) Brady Hill   (3) Crow Mountain   (4) Dean Mountain   (5) Elder Knob   (6) Farmer Mountain   (7) Flat Creek Mountain   (8) Fry Mountain   (9) Gerrell Mountain   (10) Grassy Mountain   (11) Harvest Mountain   (12) High Knob   (13) Irwin Mountain   (14) Moates Knob   (15) Oakey Mountain   (16) Pigeon Mountain   (17) Raper Mountain   (18) Sillycook Mountain   (19) Stony Mountain   (20) Tatum Mountain   (21) Yellow Mountain   (22) Yellowbank Mountain  

Tower


(1) Clarkesville Lookout Tower   (2) Wchm-am Clarkesville   (3) Wcon-am Cornelia   (4) Wcon-fm Cornelia   (5) Wgga-fm Cleveland   (6) Wlta-am Clarkesville   (7) Wmje-fm Clarkesville   (8) Wzli-fm Toccoa  

Valley


(1) Sautee Valley   (2) Sautee-nacoochee Valley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Habersham County, Georgia

30523 (pop. 10,801) 30531 (pop. 10,194) 30510 (pop. 6,661)
30535 (pop. 5,804) 30563 (pop. 4,139)  


Counties Nearby Habersham County, Georgia

White County, GA  (pop. 27,602) 12.2 Miles
Stephens County, GA  (pop. 25,774) 14.1 Miles
Banks County, GA  (pop. 16,388) 15.3 Miles
Rabun County, GA  (pop. 16,464) 21.9 Miles
Franklin County, GA  (pop. 21,924) 24.3 Miles
Hall County, GA  (pop. 185,229) 25.8 Miles
Lumpkin County, GA  (pop. 30,702) 26.1 Miles
Towns County, GA  (pop. 10,752) 28.0 Miles
Jackson County, GA  (pop. 60,692) 29.3 Miles
Union County, GA  (pop. 21,447) 33.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Habersham County, Georgia

706



Elevation in Habersham County, Georgia is 1,371.0 ft. (418.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Habersham County, Georgia

Lat: 34.570250 N        Long: -83.535083 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Habersham County, Georgia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Georgia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.46 7.33 4.83 8.11 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.46 7.33 4.83 8.11 0.00 6.56
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 7.36 4.78 8.54 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 7.36 4.78 8.54 0.00 6.56
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 7.50 4.76 8.70 0.00 6.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 7.50 4.76 8.70 0.00 6.67
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 7.44 4.74 8.50 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 7.44 4.74 8.50 0.00 6.71
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 7.33 4.57 8.71 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 7.33 4.57 8.71 0.00 6.57
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.85 7.32 4.52 8.60 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 7.85 7.32 4.52 8.60 0.00 6.62
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.66 7.17 4.29 8.96 0.00 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.66 7.17 4.29 8.96 0.00 6.43
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 7.11 4.13 9.05 0.00 6.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 7.11 4.13 9.05 0.00 6.37
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.01 4.23 8.99 0.00 6.40
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.01 4.23 8.99 0.00 6.40
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.56 6.67 4.15 8.47 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.56 6.67 4.15 8.47 0.00 6.24
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 6.50 4.10 8.51 0.00 6.21
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 6.50 4.10 8.51 0.00 6.21
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.61 4.28 8.56 0.00 6.39
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.61 4.28 8.56 0.00 6.39
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.46 3.95 8.31 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.46 3.95 8.31 0.00 6.24
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.70 6.66 4.02 0.00 4.81 6.32
  Total Electric Industry 7.70 6.66 4.02 0.00 4.81 6.32
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.88 4.43 0.00 5.12 6.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.88 4.43 0.00 5.12 6.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.64 7.67 5.28 0.00 5.90 7.43
  Total Electric Industry 8.64 7.67 5.28 0.00 5.90 7.43
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.91 7.81 5.38 0.00 6.12 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 8.91 7.81 5.38 0.00 6.12 7.63

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Habersham County, Georgia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 555   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 449   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 668   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 992   (6.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,471   (9.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 2,980   (18.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 3,420   (21.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,452   (9.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 591   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 659   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 267   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 80   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,001   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,515   (9.4%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Habersham County, Georgia)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 420

1 vehicle available : 2,110

2 vehicles available : 635

3 vehicles available : 119

4 or more vehicles available : 40

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 154

1 vehicle available : 1,030

2 vehicles available : 2,876

3 vehicles available : 1,019

4 or more vehicles available : 321

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 37

1 vehicle available : 373

2 vehicles available : 929

3 vehicles available : 685

4 or more vehicles available : 214

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 116

1 vehicle available : 460

2 vehicles available : 1,592

3 vehicles available : 858

4 or more vehicles available : 555


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Habersham County, Georgia)

1-person household:

No workers : 2,025

1 worker : 1,299

2-person household:

No workers : 1,981

1 worker : 1,982

2 workers : 1,437

3-person household:

No workers : 285

1 worker : 1,017

2 workers : 742

3 workers : 194

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 362

1 worker : 1,305

2 workers : 1,530

3 or more workers : 384


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 583

5 to 9 minutes : 1,765

10 to 14 minutes : 3,260

15 to 19 minutes : 2,431

20 to 24 minutes : 2,114

25 to 29 minutes : 720

30 to 34 minutes : 1,656

35 to 39 minutes : 388

40 to 44 minutes : 509

45 to 59 minutes : 1,276

60 to 89 minutes : 639

90 or more minutes : 430


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Habersham County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,946  (20.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 985  (10.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,405  (15.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 208  (2.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2,145  (23.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,243  (30.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,144  (15.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,610  (34.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 80  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 53  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Habersham County, Georgia

Employed: 19,109
Unemployed: 808



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Habersham County, Georgia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 17.5%
  • Other: 82.5%



Water Usage In Habersham County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.78 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.78 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 5.80 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 5.80 Mgal/d





There are 578 Farms In Habersham County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Habersham County, Georgia

South State Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $39.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 137

United Community Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $14.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 151

Regions Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $235.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Rabun County Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $158.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Southern Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $100.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1

Certusbank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 32

Community & Southern Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Habersham County, Georgia

  • Gainesville Municipal


    (about 26.5 miles in Gainesville, Georgia; Airport Code: GVL)

  • Lee Gilmer Memorial


    (about 26.6 miles in Gainesville, Georgia; Airport Code: GVL)

  • Jackson County


    (about 27.3 miles in Jefferson, Georgia; Airport Code: GA4)

  • Clemson-Oconee County


    (about 37.4 miles in Seneca, South Carolina; Airport Code: CEU)

  • Oconee County Regional


    (about 37.5 miles in Seneca, South Carolina; Airport Code: CEU)

  • Winder Barrow


    (about 41.3 miles in Winder, Georgia; Airport Code: WDR)

  • Barrow County


    (about 41.3 miles in Winder, Georgia; Airport Code: WDR)

  • Athens/Ben Epps


    (about 44.6 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Athens Municipal


    (about 44.6 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Anderson Regional


    (about 47.3 miles in Anderson, South Carolina; Airport Code: AND)

  • Gwinnett County - Briscoe Field


    (about 47.6 miles in Lawrenceville, Georgia; Airport Code: LZU)

  • Pickens County


    (about 50.1 miles in Liberty, South Carolina; Airport Code: LQK)

  • Beaver Ruin


    (about 56.3 miles in Norcross, Georgia; Airport Code: JAO)

  • Stone Mountain Airport


    (about 62.2 miles in Stone Mountain, Georgia; Airport Code: SMT)

  • Dekalb Peachtree


    (about 65.0 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: PDK)

  • Donaldson Center


    (about 67.1 miles in Greenville, South Carolina; Airport Code: GDC)

  • Greenville Downtown


    (about 70.0 miles in Greenville, South Carolina; Airport Code: GMU)

  • Cobb County McCollum Field


    (about 71.9 miles in Kennesaw, Georgia; Airport Code: QMA)

  • Dobbins ARB


    (about 72.0 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: MGE)

  • Dobbins ARB


    (about 72.0 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: NCQ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Habersham County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.16%

Carpooled

15.02%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.17%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.06%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.03%

Walked

2.63%

Other Means

0.61%

Worked At Home

2.32%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Habersham County, Georgia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7,185

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,290

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 616

Renter-occupied housing units : 219

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 646

Renter-occupied housing units : 866

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,725

Renter-occupied housing units : 996


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 779

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,430

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,712

Householder 55 to 59 years : 757

Householder 60 to 64 years : 599

Householder 65 to 74 years : 885

Householder 75 years and over : 332

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 232

Householder 35 to 44 years : 367

Householder 45 to 54 years : 465

Householder 55 to 59 years : 303

Householder 60 to 64 years : 592

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,295

Householder 75 years and over : 1,424


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Less than 10.0 percent : 97

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 238

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 464

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 312

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 291

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 347

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 248

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 359

50.0 percent or more : 684

Not computed : 331


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Habersham County, Georgia)

Built 2010 or later : $228,800

Built 2000 to 2009 : $144,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $120,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $133,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $105,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $105,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $124,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $117,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $118,200


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Habersham County, Georgia: 73.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Habersham County, Georgia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 375 375 $34,545,066
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $260,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

378 385 $34,905,066
2000        
  Single Family 355 355 $34,355,393
  Two Family 1 2 $125,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

356 357 $34,480,393
2001        
  Single Family 330 330 $34,593,244
  Two Family 3 6 $375,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

333 336 $34,968,244
2002        
  Single Family 349 349 $37,770,262
  Two Family 4 8 $560,000
  Three and Four Family 6 23 $1,440,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

359 380 $39,770,262
2003        
  Single Family 344 344 $41,446,920
  Two Family 7 14 $690,000
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $390,000
  Five or More Family 1 60 $2,700,000
  Total

353 421 $45,226,920
2004        
  Single Family 386 386 $49,596,295
  Two Family 6 12 $503,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $400,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

393 402 $50,499,295
2005        
  Single Family 381 381 $56,355,549
  Two Family 1 2 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

382 383 $56,555,549
2006        
  Single Family 474 474 $72,462,791
  Two Family 1 2 $50,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 11 $770,000
  Total

477 487 $73,282,791


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Habersham County, GA): $36,321
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Habersham County): $90,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Habersham County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 25.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 30.2%
Electricity: 38.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.1%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Habersham County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 69.59%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 5.79%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 18.2%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 6.42%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Habersham County): $467
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Habersham County): $633


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Habersham County, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Habersham County, Georgia

Hcmc Home Care


     Address: 1040 Historic Hwy 441 North Suites C And D, Demorest, Georgia 30535
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/30/1991

United Home Care Of North Geor


     Address: 471 South Main Street, Suite B, Cleveland, Georgia 30528
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/2/1999

Tugaloo Home Health Agency, An Amedisys Company


     Address: 13375 Jones Street, Suite B, Lavonia, Georgia 30553
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/21/1997

Tugaloo Home Health Agency, An Amedisy Company


     Address: 2565 Thompson Bridge Rd, Ste 201, Gainesville, Georgia 30501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/1/1979

Caresouth Homecare Professionals


     Address: 590 South Enota Drive Ne, Gainesville, Georgia 30501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1970

Hospitals Close To Habersham County, Georgia

Habersham County Medical Ctr


     Address: "hwy 441 North, Po Box 37", Demorest, Georgia 30535
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Stephens County Hospital


     Address: "falls Road, Box 947", Toccoa, Georgia 30577
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Cobb Memorial Hospital


     Address: 577 Franklin Springs Street, Royston, Georgia 30662
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Northeast Georgia Medical Center


     Address: 743 Spring Street, Gainesville, Georgia 30501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Chestatee Regional Hospital


     Address: 227 Mountain Dr, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Habersham County, Georgia

Habersham Home


     Address: Highway 441 South, Demorest, Georgia 30535
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Friendship Health And Rehab


     Address: 161 Friendship Road, Cleveland, Georgia 30528
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Gateway Health And Rehab


     Address: 3201 Westmoreland Road, Cleveland, Georgia 30528
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Heritage Healthcare Of Toccoa


     Address: 743 Falls Road, Toccoa, Georgia 30577
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 168
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Oaks At Scenic View, The


     Address: 205 Peach Orchard Road, Baldwin, Georgia 30511
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 133
     Percent Occupied: 90%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Habersham County, Georgia

Name: Oconee
Address: PO Box 1439; Seneca, SC 29679
Distance: 34 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Habersham County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 5,400
    Disabled Workers: 1,090
    Widowers Workers: 685
    Spouses Workers: 375
    Children Workers: 580


(updated 2007)



Habersham County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 20.72%
  • Bush & Cheney 78.63%
  • Other 0.64%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Habersham County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Habersham County, GA

8.04 % of Habersham County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,937

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Habersham County, GA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Hall County , GA 0.95 % ($35,992 AGI )
  • Banks County , GA 0.90 % ($25,096 AGI )
  • White County , GA 0.77 % ($31,847 AGI )
  • Stephens County , GA 0.56 % ($25,239 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.47 % ($62,200 AGI )
  • Rabun County , GA 0.21 % ($29,667 AGI )
  • Franklin County , GA 0.13 % ($36,294 AGI )
  • Cobb County , GA 0.12 % ($36,867 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.12 % ($97,467 AGI )
  • Jackson County , GA 0.12 % ($28,400 AGI )

Relocation away from Habersham County, GA

6.47 % of Habersham County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,237

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Habersham County, GA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Banks County , GA 0.96 % ($34,108 AGI )
  • Hall County , GA 0.92 % ($32,845 AGI )
  • White County , GA 0.76 % ($33,189 AGI )
  • Stephens County , GA 0.45 % ($27,667 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.24 % ($38,833 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.13 % ($26,250 AGI )
  • Lumpkin County , GA 0.13 % ($36,188 AGI )
  • Rabun County , GA 0.11 % ($37,714 AGI )
  • Franklin County , GA 0.10 % ($15,769 AGI )
  • Jackson County , GA 0.10 % ($34,538 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Georgia

Low Bracket: $750 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $7,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Georgia

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Habersham County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Habersham County, Georgia


On 09/13/1979, a tornado touched down 0.85 miles from the center of Habersham County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/26/1994, a tornado touched down 1.64 miles from the center of Habersham County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 03/23/1979, a tornado touched down 3.54 miles from the center of Habersham County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with large hail and heavy rain) . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 08/24/1983, a tornado touched down 3.54 miles from the center of Habersham County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/27/1994, a tornado touched down 3.58 miles from the center of Habersham County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Habersham County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
09/22/2003, 03:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/16/1994, 05:15 pm 0 0 $500K --
         
Hail        
05/20/2006, 09:28 pm 0 0 $130K --
05/20/2006, 09:17 pm 0 0 $160K --
05/07/1998, 03:06 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Lightning        
06/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
08/24/2000, 06:00 pm 0 0 $1M --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/20/2006, 09:28 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/14/2004, 12:10 am 0 0 $1K --
07/23/2002, 03:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/02/2002, 02:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/2002, 02:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/13/2002, 02:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/28/2000, 07:28 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/06/1999, 03:30 am 0 0 $20K --
06/09/1998, 02:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/04/1997, 07:20 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/04/1997, 06:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/16/1995, 02:45 pm 0 0 $7K --
06/28/1994, 06:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/15/1993, 09:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/21/1993, 09:35 pm 0 3 -- --
01/01/1916, 12:00 am 0 0 $100 --
         



Tornados In Habersham County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1997-03-29 -- 25 1 0 0 $75K --
  1994-06-26 18 220 1 0 2 $5M --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Habersham County, Georgia directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Georgia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
8,958 11,744 14,257 15,293 16,391 18,811 20,371 21,559 23,147 24,870


(updated 2014)



Jails in Habersham County, Georgia


  • Habersham County Jail


    1000 Detention Drive, Clarkesville, GA 30523
    Capacity: 132
    Confined: 112
    Avg. Population: 147
    Year Built: 1997


(updated 2006)



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