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Demographics Analysis

The people of Rabun 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
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 544

5 to 9 years : 395

10 to 14 years : 612

15 to 17 years : 322

18 and 19 years : 182

20 years : 53

21 years : 107

22 to 24 years : 245

25 to 29 years : 478

30 to 34 years : 496

35 to 39 years : 454

40 to 44 years : 575

45 to 49 years : 545

50 to 54 years : 587

55 to 59 years : 662

60 and 61 years : 143

62 to 64 years : 388

65 and 66 years : 181

67 to 69 years : 213

70 to 74 years : 416

75 to 79 years : 372

80 to 84 years : 115

85 years and over : 94

Female:

Under 5 years : 422

5 to 9 years : 370

10 to 14 years : 531

15 to 17 years : 291

18 and 19 years : 139

20 years : 29

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 346

25 to 29 years : 483

30 to 34 years : 429

35 to 39 years : 345

40 to 44 years : 585

45 to 49 years : 555

50 to 54 years : 580

55 to 59 years : 696

60 and 61 years : 182

62 to 64 years : 457

65 and 66 years : 235

67 to 69 years : 318

70 to 74 years : 421

75 to 79 years : 385

80 to 84 years : 350

85 years and over : 136


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 10,371

Multiple ancestry : 3,571

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 29

Ancestry not reported : 2,493


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,188

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 4

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 101

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 264

Not a U.S. citizen : 907


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 966

5 to 17 years : 2,521

18 to 24 years : 1,101

25 to 34 years : 1,886

35 to 44 years : 1,959

45 to 54 years : 2,267

55 to 59 years : 1,358

60 and 61 years : 325

62 to 64 years : 845

65 to 74 years : 1,784

75 years and over : 1,452

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 825

5 to 17 years : 1,840

18 to 24 years : 718

25 to 34 years : 854

35 to 44 years : 734

45 to 54 years : 1,171

55 to 59 years : 707

60 and 61 years : 102

62 to 64 years : 378

65 to 74 years : 879

75 years and over : 894

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 80

5 to 17 years : 520

18 to 24 years : 276

25 to 34 years : 652

35 to 44 years : 906

45 to 54 years : 1,031

55 to 59 years : 605

60 and 61 years : 213

62 to 64 years : 408

65 to 74 years : 863

75 years and over : 532

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 84

45 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 17 years : 161

18 to 24 years : 107

25 to 34 years : 380

35 to 44 years : 235

45 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 59

65 to 74 years : 42

75 years and over : 26


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,674

Female : 4,428

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,817

Female : 3,269

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 10

Female : 95

Foreign born:

Male : 678

Female : 493


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 8,854

Born in other state in the United States : 5,982

Native: born outside the United States : 101

Foreign born : 892


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,792

Now married, except separated : 3,520

Divorced : 782

Separated : 23

Widowed : 777

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 691

Now married, except separated : 3,591

Divorced : 775

Separated : 70

Widowed : 483

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 19

Now married, except separated : 53

Divorced : 33

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 169

Now married, except separated : 700

Divorced : 46

Separated : 0

Widowed : 66


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Speak only English : 14,206

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 387

Speak English less than "very well" : 563

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 106

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 163

Speak English less than "very well" : 24

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Rabun County, Georgia

  • United States Or American: 2,540   (22.0%)
  • Other Groups: 1,795   (15.6%)
  • Irish: 1,777   (15.4%)
  • English: 1,726   (15.0%)
  • German: 1,081   (9.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 630   (5.5%)
  • Scottish: 436   (3.8%)
  • Italian: 282   (2.4%)
  • Dutch: 259   (2.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 209   (1.8%)
  • European: 111   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 110   (1.0%)
  • Polish: 101   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 66   (0.6%)
  • British: 43   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 31   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 30   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 29   (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 26   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 26   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 23   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 22   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 20   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 19   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 18   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 11   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Estonian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 5   (0.0%)
  • Armenian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Latvian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 3   (0.0%)
  • German Russian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Rabun County, Georgia is 16,464



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Rabun County, Georgia: 8,179
Female Population in Rabun County, Georgia: 8,285


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Rabun County, Georgia: 42.0
Median Female Resident Age in Rabun County, Georgia: 46.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Rabun County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

47.4

Male

45.8

Female

48.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

18.4

Male

18.5

Female

18.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

45.0

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

18.0

Male

17.7

Female

18.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

46.0

Male

38.5

Female

59.0

Other


Both sexes

24.6

Male

26.1

Female

21.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

30.0

Male

32.2

Female

25.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.6

Male

25.4

Female

23.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.8

Male

47.3

Female

50.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Rabun County, Georgia


  • White: 15,829
  • African American: 151
  • American Indian: 11
  • Asian: 197
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 85
  • Two or More Races: 191



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 66   (1.29%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 13   (0.26%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 142   (2.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 284   (5.57%)
  • 9th Grade: 246   (4.83%)
  • 10th Grade: 259   (5.08%)
  • 11th Grade: 135   (2.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 245   (4.81%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,702   (33.39%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 293   (5.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 594   (11.65%)
  • Associate Degree: 167   (3.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 553   (10.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 192   (3.77%)
  • Professional School Degree: 142   (2.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 65   (1.28%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 30   (0.54%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 30   (0.54%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 98   (1.76%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 245   (4.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 240   (4.3%)
  • 10th Grade: 283   (5.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 191   (3.42%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 122   (2.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,035   (36.49%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 442   (7.93%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 668   (11.98%)
  • Associate Degree: 263   (4.72%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 525   (9.41%)
  • Master's Degree: 302   (5.42%)
  • Professional School Degree: 73   (1.31%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 30   (0.54%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Rabun County, Georgia

  • Rabun County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 41 Education Street, Clayton, GA 30525, Phone: (706) 746-5376, Students: 2,294 )

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

  • Rabun County Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: 1115 East Boggs Mountain Rd, Tiger, GA 30576, Phone: (706) 782-3116, Students: 730 )

  • Rabun County Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 108 Wildcat Hill Drive, Tiger, GA 30576, Phone: (706) 782-5470, Students: 352 )

  • South Rabun Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 93 Tiger Connector Road, Tiger, GA 30576, Phone: (706) 782-3831, Students: 346 )

  • Rabun Gap Community School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 1411 Betty's Creek Road, Rabun Gap, GA 30568, Phone: (706) 746-2273, Students: 223 )

  • Rabun County Crossroads


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 230 Wildcat Hill Road, Tiger, GA 30576, Phone: (706) 201-5683, )

  • Rabun County Elementary School


    ( Location: 1115 East Boggs Mountain Rd, Tiger, GA 30576, Phone: (706) 782-3116, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Rabun County, Georgia

  • Rabun County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 230 Wildcat Hill Drive, Tiger, GA 30576, Phone: (706) 782-4526, Students: 643 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Rabun County, Georgia

  • Rabun-gap Nacoochee School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 339 Nacoochee Drive, Rabun Gap, GA 30568, Phone: (706) 746-7467, Students: 314 )

  • Tallulah Falls School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 10, Tallulah Falls, GA 30573, Phone: (706) 754-0400, Students: 154 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Rabun County, Georgia

  • Rabun County Public Library


    73 Jo Dotson Circle, Clayton, GA 30525

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Rabun County, Georgia


  • Flats Township Historical Society


    Po Box 40, Dillard, GA 30537

  • Rabun County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 921, Clayton, GA 30525

  • Scaly Mountain Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 92, Dillard, GA 30537

  • Tallulah Falls Historical Foundation Inc


    Po Box 84, Lakemont, GA 30552

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Rabun 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 Rabun County, Georgia.

Area Features of Rabun County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Big Creek Flying Ranch Airport   (2) Heaven S Landing Airport  

Bar


(1) Big Shoals   (2) Woodall Shoals  

Basin


(1) Warwoman Dell  

Bay


(1) Cherokee Cove   (2) Dicks Creek Cove   (3) Magness Cove   (4) Moccasin Creek Cove   (5) Murray Cove   (6) Perrin Cove   (7) Timpson Cove   (8) Turkey Cove   (9) Wildcat Creek Cove  

Bridge


(1) Iron Bridge   (2) Paul A Green Bridge   (3) Russell Bridge   (4) Wiley Trestle  

Building


(1) Chechero Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Clayton Police Department   (3) Clayton Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Dillard Police Department   (5) Lakemont Wiley Fire Department   (6) Lakemont Wiley Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Lakes Fire And Rescue   (8) Mountain City Police Department   (9) Rabun County Courthouse   (10) Rabun County Detention Center   (11) Rabun County Marshal S Office   (12) Rabun County Sheriff S Office   (13) Satolah Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Sky Valley - Scaly Mountain Volunteer Fire Department   (15) Sky Valley Police Department   (16) Tallulah Falls Fire Department   (17) Tallulah Falls Police Department   (18) Tallulah Persimmon Volunteer Fire Department   (19) Tiger Volunteer Fire Department   (20) United States Department Of Agriculture Forest Service Chattooga River Ranger District   (21) Valley Volunteer Fire Department   (22) Warwoman Volunteer Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Persimmon Point  

Cemetery


(1) Billingsley Cemetery   (2) Burrell Cemetery   (3) Burton Cemetery   (4) Craig Cemetery   (5) Crukleton Cemetery   (6) Dotson Cemetery   (7) Duncan Cemetery   (8) Eden Cemetery   (9) Frady Cemetery   (10) Germany Cemetery   (11) Glade Hope Cemetery   (12) Godfrey Cemetery   (13) Green Cemetery   (14) Hale Cemetery   (15) Hale Church Cemetery   (16) Hamby Cemetery   (17) Hedden Cemetery   (18) Holden Cemetery   (19) Jameson Cemetery   (20) Kell Cemetery   (21) Kelly Cemetery   (22) Mccurry Cemetery   (23) Mount Zion Cemetery   (24) Page Cemetery   (25) Pickett Cemetery   (26) Roane Cemetery   (27) Shirley Grove Cemetery   (28) Speed Cemetery   (29) Stonecyphen Cemetery   (30) Wesley Chapel Cemetery  

Census


(1) Tate City Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Antioch Church   (2) Battle Branch Church   (3) Bethel Church   (4) Betty Creek Church   (5) Black Rock Church   (6) Blue Heights Church   (7) Boggs Mountain Church   (8) Camp Creek Church   (9) Carvers Chapel   (10) Chechero Church   (11) Fairview Church   (12) Hale Church   (13) Head Of Tennessee Baptist Church   (14) Joy Church   (15) King Chapel   (16) Kingdom Hall Church   (17) Liberty Church   (18) Macedonia Church   (19) Mount Olive Church   (20) Mount Pleasant Church   (21) Mount Zion Baptist Church   (22) Mount Zion Church Historical   (23) Mountain Grove Church   (24) New Hope Church   (25) Peoples Church   (26) Persimmon Baptist Church   (27) Pleasant Hill Church   (28) Rocky Grove Church   (29) Sheltering Arms Church   (30) Shirley Grove Baptist Church   (31) Tallulah Falls Baptist Church   (32) Taylor Chapel   (33) Tiger Baptist Church   (34) Tiger Methodist Church   (35) Turnerville Church Of God   (36) Wolf Creek Church   (37) Wolf Fork Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Clayton   (2) City Of Dillard   (3) City Of Sky Valley   (4) Clayton Division   (5) Mountain City Division   (6) Rabun County   (7) Tiger Division   (8) Town Of Mountain City   (9) Town Of Tallulah Falls   (10) Town Of Tiger   (11) Turnerville Division  

Cliff


(1) Cedar Cliff   (2) Sheep Cliff  

Crossing


(1) Burrells Ford   (2) Earls Ford   (3) Mccracken Ford Historical   (4) Nicholas Ford   (5) Rouges Ford   (6) Sandy Ford   (7) Warwoman Ford  

Dam


(1) Athens Ymca Camp Dam   (2) Black Rock Lake Dam   (3) Blalock Lake Dam   (4) Cox Lake Dam   (5) Hardman Dam   (6) Lake Toccoa Dam   (7) Nacoochee Dam   (8) Rabun Gap Nacoochee School Lake Dam   (9) Rabun School Dam   (10) Rogers-sale Lake Dam   (11) Sky Valley Dam   (12) Sportsman Club Dam   (13) Yonah Dam  

Falls


(1) Big Bend Falls   (2) Cascade Falls   (3) Estatoah Falls   (4) Stekoa Falls   (5) Timpson Falls   (6) Wilson Falls  

Flat


(1) Meek Field   (2) Ramey Field   (3) Thomas Field   (4) Whiteoak Flats  

Gap


(1) Addie Gap   (2) Alex Gap   (3) Bear Gap   (4) Beegum Gap   (5) Blackstump Gap   (6) Blue Ridge Gap   (7) Carey Gap   (8) Chestnut Gap   (9) Coldspring Gap   (10) Cornpen Gap   (11) Courthouse Gap   (12) Dan Gap   (13) Darnell Gap   (14) Deep Gap   (15) Ducks Nest Gap   (16) Flint Gap   (17) Gibson Gap   (18) Goble Gap   (19) Green Gap   (20) Hanging Rock Gap   (21) Howard Gap   (22) Jim Harden Gap   (23) Joe Gap   (24) John Teague Gap   (25) Locust School Gap   (26) Maple Spring Gap   (27) Nichols Gap   (28) Owen Gap   (29) Owl Gap   (30) Patterson Gap   (31) Persimmon Gap   (32) Pigpen Gap   (33) Pine Gap   (34) Poplar Cove Gap   (35) Queen Mine Gap   (36) Rabun Gap   (37) Racepath Gap   (38) Rainy Gap   (39) Saddle Gap   (40) Salt Trough Gap   (41) Saltrock Gap   (42) Sandy Gap   (43) Scrugg Gap   (44) Taylor Gap   (45) Webster Gap   (46) Wheel Branch Gap   (47) Wilson Gap   (48) Windy Gap   (49) Wolf Fork Gap   (50) Worley Gap  

Hospital


(1) Mountain Lakes Medical Center   (2) Rabun County Memorial Hospital   (3) Ridgecrest Hospital   (4) Woodridge Hospital  

Island


(1) Billy Goat Island  

Lake


(1) Black Rock Lake   (2) Spring Lake   (3) Turn Hole  

Locale


(1) Almond Bald   (2) Athens Y M C A Camp   (3) Bovard   (4) Camp Barron   (5) Camp Chattooga   (6) Camp Dixie   (7) Commissioners Rock   (8) Covecrest Christian Renewal Center   (9) Covered Bridge Plaza Shopping Center   (10) Covered Bridge Shopping Center   (11) Depot Center Shopping Center   (12) Glassy Mountain Lookout   (13) Hills Boat Dock   (14) Millers Mill Historical   (15) Panther Creek Campground   (16) Panther Creek Picnic Area   (17) Permisson Valley Campground   (18) Rabun Gap   (19) Rainy Mountain Camp   (20) Tallulah Lodge   (21) Tallulah River Campground   (22) Tate Branch Campground   (23) Terrora Park Campground   (24) Tumbling Waters Camp   (25) Village South Shopping Center   (26) Warwoman Dell Picnic Grounds  

Mine


(1) Borrow Pit   (2) Chattooga River Prospect   (3) Hedden Placer Mine   (4) Hicks Mine   (5) Laurel Creek Mine   (6) Moore Girls Mine   (7) Rabun Gap Quarry   (8) Reid Mine  

Park


(1) Bettys Creek Recreation Area   (2) Black Rock Mountain State Park   (3) Chattooga Wild And Scenic River   (4) Coleman River Scenic Area   (5) Coleman River Wildlife Management Area   (6) Hambidge Center Historic District   (7) Rabun Beach Recreation Area   (8) Warwoman Wildlife Management Area  

Pillar


(1) Ellicott Rock   (2) Hanging Rock   (3) Raven Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Antioch   (2) Blalock   (3) Burton Historical   (4) Burton Junction Historical   (5) Clayton   (6) Dickerson Mill   (7) Dillard   (8) Germany   (9) Kilby Mill   (10) Lakemont   (11) Laurel Falls   (12) Mountain City   (13) Persimmon   (14) Pine Mountain   (15) Satolah   (16) Shirley Grove   (17) Sky Valley   (18) Spring Lake   (19) Tallulah Falls   (20) Tallulah Park Historical   (21) Tate City   (22) Three Forks   (23) Tiger   (24) Tugaloo   (25) Turnerville   (26) Wiley   (27) York  

Post Office


(1) Burton Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Athens Ymca Camp Lake   (2) Blalock Lake   (3) Cox Lake   (4) Hardman Lake   (5) Lake Burton   (6) Lake Rabun   (7) Lake Toccoa   (8) Rabun Gap Nacoochee School Lake   (9) Rogers-sale Lake   (10) Seed Lake   (11) Silvan Lake   (12) Sky Valley Lake   (13) Sportsman Club Lake   (14) Tallulah Falls Lake   (15) Yonah Lake  

Ridge


(1) Bearpen Ridge   (2) Beck Mountain   (3) Beck Ridge   (4) Bee Branch Ridge   (5) Bent Ridge   (6) Big Mountain   (7) Big Ridge   (8) Brush Ridge   (9) Chestnut Ridge   (10) Crukleton Ridge   (11) Dads Ridge   (12) Dan Ridge   (13) Drive Ridge   (14) Duncan Bald   (15) Flat Gap Ridge   (16) Grassy Ridge   (17) Hale Ridge   (18) Hogback   (19) Messer Ridge   (20) Norton Ridge   (21) Pine Ridge   (22) Pot Gap Ridge   (23) Rainy Ridge   (24) Rock Ridge   (25) Sawmill Ridge   (26) Seals Ridge   (27) Stamp Ridge   (28) Stooping White Oak Ridge   (29) Wild Hog Ridge   (30) Wiley Mountain   (31) Woodall Ridge   (32) Worley Ridge  

School


(1) Chechero School Historical   (2) Clayton Elementary School   (3) Glade Hope School Historical   (4) Lakemont School   (5) Powell Gap School Historical   (6) Rabun County Elementary School   (7) Rabun County High School   (8) Rabun County Middle School   (9) Rabun Gap Academy Historical   (10) Rabun Gap Community School   (11) Rabun Gap Nacoochee School   (12) Screamer School   (13) South Rabun Elementary School   (14) Tallulah Falls Boarding School   (15) Tate City School  

Spring


(1) Darling Spring  

Stream


(1) Acorn Creek   (2) Addie Branch   (3) Adline Branch   (4) Arnold Branch   (5) Ashley Creek   (6) Bad Branch   (7) Bad Creek   (8) Bailey Branch   (9) Barkers Creek   (10) Battle Branch   (11) Bear Branch   (12) Beavert Branch   (13) Becky Branch   (14) Beech Creek   (15) Betty Creek   (16) Big Branch   (17) Big Creek   (18) Big Shoal Branch   (19) Billingsley Creek   (20) Billy Creek   (21) Black Branch   (22) Blacks Branch   (23) Blacks Creek   (24) Boardpile Branch   (25) Boen Creek   (26) Boggs Branch   (27) Boston Branch   (28) Bridge Creek   (29) Buck Branch   (30) Buckeye Branch   (31) Burnt Cabin Branch   (32) Burrell Branch   (33) Bynum Branch   (34) Camp Branch   (35) Camp Creek   (36) Canal Branch   (37) Carson Branch   (38) Charlies Creek   (39) Chechero Creek   (40) Clear Creek   (41) Cliff Creek   (42) Coffee Branch   (43) Cold Mine Branch   (44) Coleman River   (45) Crow Creek   (46) Cutting Bone Creek   (47) Dads Creek   (48) Daniel Creek   (49) Darnell Creek   (50) Denton Creek   (51) Devils Branch   (52) Dickenson Branch   (53) Dicks Creek   (54) Double Branch   (55) Double Bridge Branch   (56) Dud Creek   (57) Dyer Branch   (58) Emory Branch   (59) Fall Branch   (60) Falls Branch   (61) Finney Creek   (62) First Prong   (63) Flat Branch   (64) Flat Creek   (65) Galloway Creek   (66) Gizzard Branch   (67) Goldmine Branch   (68) Goshen Creek   (69) Greasy Creek   (70) Gulf Branch   (71) Harden Creek   (72) Hedden Creek   (73) Henson Branch   (74) Hicks Creek   (75) Hightower Branch   (76) Holcomb Creek   (77) Holden Branch   (78) Hollifield Branch   (79) Hoods Creek   (80) Hoojah Branch   (81) Hopper Branch   (82) Horse Branch   (83) Horse Creek   (84) Howard Creek   (85) Jerry Branch   (86) Joe Creek   (87) Jones Branch   (88) Keener Branch   (89) Keener Creek   (90) Kelly Creek   (91) Kilby Branch   (92) La Counts Creek   (93) Lamb Creek   (94) Laurel Branch   (95) Laurel Creek   (96) Law Ground Creek   (97) Ledford Branch   (98) Lick Log Creek   (99) Little Creek   (100) Little Panther Creek   (101) Little Persimmon Creek   (102) Long Branch   (103) Louing Creek   (104) Martin Creek   (105) Messer Creek   (106) Metcalf Creek   (107) Mill Creek   (108) Millstone Branch   (109) Moccasin Creek   (110) Moody Branch   (111) Morsingills Creek   (112) Mose Branch   (113) Mud Creek   (114) Needy Creek   (115) Negro Branch   (116) Norton Creek   (117) Old Camp Branch   (118) Overflow Creek   (119) Owen Branch   (120) Page Branch   (121) Patterson Creek   (122) Persimmon Creek   (123) Pigpen Branch   (124) Pin Mill Branch   (125) Pitt Branch   (126) Plumorchard Creek   (127) Pole Bridge Creek   (128) Pole Creek   (129) Popcorn Creek   (130) Pounding Mill Creek   (131) Racepath Branch   (132) Ramey Creek   (133) Razor Branch   (134) Redden Branch   (135) Reed Creek   (136) Reed Mill Creek   (137) Richie Camp Branch   (138) Rickman Creek   (139) Ridgepole Creek   (140) Ridley Branch   (141) Roach Mill Branch   (142) Rock Creek   (143) Rock Mountain Creek   (144) Rock Spring Branch   (145) Ross Field Branch   (146) Saddle Gap Branch   (147) Sarahs Creek   (148) Sawmill Creek   (149) Scott Creek   (150) Seals Creek   (151) She Creek   (152) Shoemaker Branch   (153) Shook Branch   (154) Shop Branch   (155) Silver Branch   (156) Slaughter Pen Branch   (157) Slick Shoal Creek   (158) Smith Branch   (159) Soque Branch   (160) Squirrel Branch   (161) Stamp Creek   (162) Stekoa Creek   (163) Stillhouse Branch   (164) Stonewall Creek   (165) Stooping White Oak Branch   (166) Sutton Branch   (167) Talley Mill Creek   (168) Tallulah River   (169) Tate Branch   (170) Taylor Creek   (171) Thomas Creek   (172) Tiger Creek   (173) Timpson Creek   (174) Tottery Pole Creek   (175) Tuckaluge Creek   (176) Walnut Fork   (177) Warwoman Creek   (178) West Fork Chattooga River   (179) Wheeler Branch   (180) Wildcat Creek   (181) Williams Branch   (182) Wolf Creek   (183) Worley Branch   (184) Worley Creek   (185) Worse Creek  

Summit


(1) Abram Mountain   (2) Alex Mountain   (3) Alf Hill   (4) Apple Pie Mountain   (5) Beavert Mountain   (6) Bee Bait Mountain   (7) Ben Mountain   (8) Big Face   (9) Big Mountain   (10) Big Shoal Mountain   (11) Bill Mountain   (12) Billy Mountain   (13) Blackrock Mountain   (14) Blacks Creek Knob   (15) Boggs Mountain   (16) Brack Hill   (17) Brown Mountain   (18) Buck Mountain   (19) Burrell Mountain   (20) Buzzard Rock   (21) Buzzard Rock Mountain   (22) Cabin Mountain   (23) Carrol Mountain   (24) Cedar Knob   (25) Charlie Mountain   (26) Chestnut Mountain   (27) Cliff Mountain   (28) Cook Mountain   (29) Crow Mountain   (30) Dicks Knob   (31) Double Knob   (32) Drip Nose Mountain   (33) Dyer Mountain   (34) Eastman Mountain   (35) Edmonds Top   (36) Elisha Mountain   (37) Flat Top   (38) Flint Knob   (39) Fodderstack   (40) Ford Mountain   (41) George Mountain   (42) Gibbs Mountain   (43) Glade Mountain   (44) Glassy Mountain   (45) Goshen Mountain   (46) Gulf Knob   (47) Hickory Nut Mountain   (48) High Top   (49) Hog Mountain   (50) Holden Mountain   (51) Howard Mountain   (52) Indian Grave Hill   (53) Jameson Mountain   (54) Joe Mountain   (55) Jones Mountain   (56) Katy Knob   (57) Keener Mountain   (58) Ledford Mountain   (59) Lion Mountain   (60) Little Mountain   (61) Lookoff Mountain   (62) Marsen Knob   (63) Mose Mountain   (64) Oakey Mountain   (65) Oakey Top   (66) Old Mossy Mountain   (67) Owen Mountain   (68) Owl Mountain   (69) Page Mountain   (70) Penson Knob   (71) Peter Knob   (72) Pigeon Mountain   (73) Pine Mountain   (74) Pinnacle Knob   (75) Pollywah Knob   (76) Potato Hill   (77) Queen Mine Knob   (78) Rabun Bald   (79) Rainey Mountain   (80) Rainy Mountain   (81) Rand Mountain   (82) Rattlesnake Knob   (83) Raven Knob   (84) Redside Mountain   (85) Rock Mountain   (86) Rocky Knob   (87) Rocky Mountain   (88) Round Top   (89) Salt Log Knob   (90) Scaly Knob   (91) Screamer Mountain   (92) Scrugg Knob   (93) Seals Knob   (94) Sheep Knob   (95) Smokehouse Knob   (96) Stamp Knob   (97) Steele Knob   (98) Steeltrap Knob   (99) Stonewall Knob   (100) Stoney Mountain   (101) Straw Mountain   (102) Stroud Mountain   (103) Tallulah Mountain   (104) Tiger Mountain   (105) Timpson Mountain   (106) Tunnel Mountain   (107) Turkey Mountain   (108) Wall Mountain   (109) Willis Knob   (110) Wilson Knob   (111) Wolf Knob  

Tower


(1) Walh Radio Tower   (2) Walh-am Mountain City   (3) Wghc-am Clayton   (4) Wqxj-fm Clayton  

Trail


(1) Bartram Trail   (2) Burrells Ford Trail   (3) Chattooga Trail   (4) Three Forks Trail  

Tunnel


(1) Black Diamond Tunnel  

Valley


(1) Apple Valley   (2) Asa Cove   (3) Milksick Cove   (4) Poplar Cove   (5) Rock Gorge   (6) Tallulah Gorge  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Rabun County, Georgia

30525 (pop. 7,289) 30576 (pop. 2,236) 30552 (pop. 1,622)
30568 (pop. 1,469) 30537 (pop. 1,355) 30562 (pop. 829)
30581 (pop. 26)    


Counties Nearby Rabun County, Georgia

Towns County, GA  (pop. 10,752) 18.6 Miles
Habersham County, GA  (pop. 43,285) 21.9 Miles
Stephens County, GA  (pop. 25,774) 23.7 Miles
White County, GA  (pop. 27,602) 25.1 Miles
Union County, GA  (pop. 21,447) 32.5 Miles
Banks County, GA  (pop. 16,388) 36.7 Miles
Franklin County, GA  (pop. 21,924) 37.6 Miles
Lumpkin County, GA  (pop. 30,702) 39.1 Miles
Hart County, GA  (pop. 25,480) 44.5 Miles
Hall County, GA  (pop. 185,229) 46.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Rabun County, Georgia

706



Elevation in Rabun County, Georgia is 2,057.0 ft. (627.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Rabun County, Georgia

Lat: 34.877522 N        Long: -83.437178 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Rabun 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 Rabun County, Georgia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 148   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 346   (5.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 347   (5.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 339   (5.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 852   (13.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,005   (16.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,184   (19.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 468   (7.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 342   (5.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 285   (4.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 79   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 63   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 201   (3.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 541   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,566

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 615

In 3-person carpool : 122

In 4-person carpool : 67

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 91

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 14

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 40

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 89

Other means : 15

Worked at home : 153


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 336

5 to 9 minutes : 998

10 to 14 minutes : 1,138

15 to 19 minutes : 1,199

20 to 24 minutes : 817

25 to 29 minutes : 346

30 to 34 minutes : 679

35 to 39 minutes : 177

40 to 44 minutes : 110

45 to 59 minutes : 357

60 to 89 minutes : 349

90 or more minutes : 113


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rabun County, Georgia)

With Social Security income : 2,961

No Social Security income : 4,339


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rabun County, Georgia)

With retirement income : 1,357

No retirement income : 5,943


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 274

$10,000 to $14,999 : 127

$15,000 to $19,999 : 262

$20,000 to $24,999 : 314

$25,000 to $29,999 : 238

$30,000 to $34,999 : 340

$35,000 to $39,999 : 180

$40,000 to $44,999 : 225

$45,000 to $49,999 : 301

$50,000 to $59,999 : 618

$60,000 to $74,999 : 360

$75,000 to $99,999 : 610

$100,000 to $124,999 : 236

$125,000 to $149,999 : 147

$150,000 to $199,999 : 116

$200,000 or more : 189


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,091


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Rabun County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 659  (17.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 414  (11.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 495  (13.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 30  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,258  (33.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 803  (28.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 478  (17.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 875  (31.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 71  (2.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Rabun County, Georgia

Employed: 7,398
Unemployed: 444



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Rabun 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: 21.0%
  • Other: 79%



Water Usage In Rabun County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 3.48 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 3.48 Mgal/d





There are 153 Farms In Rabun County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Rabun County, Georgia

Rabun County Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $317.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

South State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 137

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

First American Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $457.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

United Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 151

Stephens Federal Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $153k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Rabun County, Georgia

  • Clemson-Oconee County


    (about 34.1 miles in Seneca, South Carolina; Airport Code: CEU)

  • Oconee County Regional


    (about 34.3 miles in Seneca, South Carolina; Airport Code: CEU)

  • Pickens County


    (about 41.9 miles in Liberty, South Carolina; Airport Code: LQK)

  • Gainesville Municipal


    (about 47.3 miles in Gainesville, Georgia; Airport Code: GVL)

  • Lee Gilmer Memorial


    (about 47.4 miles in Gainesville, Georgia; Airport Code: GVL)

  • Jackson County


    (about 49.0 miles in Jefferson, Georgia; Airport Code: GA4)

  • Anderson Regional


    (about 49.1 miles in Anderson, South Carolina; Airport Code: AND)

  • Donaldson Center


    (about 60.7 miles in Greenville, South Carolina; Airport Code: GDC)

  • Greenville Downtown


    (about 61.7 miles in Greenville, South Carolina; Airport Code: GMU)

  • Winder Barrow


    (about 63.2 miles in Winder, Georgia; Airport Code: WDR)

  • Barrow County


    (about 63.2 miles in Winder, Georgia; Airport Code: WDR)

  • Asheville Regional


    (about 63.6 miles in Arden, North Carolina; Airport Code: AVL)

  • Athens/Ben Epps


    (about 64.5 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Athens Municipal


    (about 64.5 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge


    (about 67.9 miles in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee; Airport Code: TN9)

  • Gwinnett County - Briscoe Field


    (about 69.0 miles in Lawrenceville, Georgia; Airport Code: LZU)

  • Greenville-Spartanburg International


    (about 69.1 miles in Greer, South Carolina; Airport Code: GSP)

  • Greenville-Spartanburg


    (about 69.3 miles in Greer, South Carolina; Airport Code: GSP)

  • McGhee Tyson


    (about 71.7 miles in Alcoa, Tennessee; Airport Code: TYS)

  • McMinn County


    (about 73.0 miles in Athens, Tennessee; Airport Code: MMI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Rabun County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.72%

Carpooled

19.05%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.61%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.11%

Walked

1.65%

Other Means

0.30%

Worked At Home

3.56%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Rabun 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
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,693

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 228

Female householder, no husband present : 616

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,295

Householder not living alone : 468


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 14

Male householder and female partner : 120

Female householder and female partner : 46

Female householder and male partner : 121

All other households : 6,999


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,032

Renter-occupied housing units : 661

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 119

Renter-occupied housing units : 109

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 320

Renter-occupied housing units : 296

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,712

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,051


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 891

$10,000 to $14,999 : 544

$15,000 to $19,999 : 712

$20,000 to $24,999 : 602

$25,000 to $29,999 : 467

$30,000 to $34,999 : 501

$35,000 to $39,999 : 247

$40,000 to $44,999 : 283

$45,000 to $49,999 : 378

$50,000 to $59,999 : 819

$60,000 to $74,999 : 414

$75,000 to $99,999 : 690

$100,000 to $124,999 : 253

$125,000 to $149,999 : 180

$150,000 to $199,999 : 128

$200,000 or more : 191


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Total : 12,609


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Occupied : 7,300

Vacant : 5,309


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 205

Built 2000 to 2004 : 781

Built 1990 to 1999 : 2,926

Built 1980 to 1989 : 3,322

Built 1970 to 1979 : 2,132

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,230

Built 1950 to 1959 : 843

Built 1940 to 1949 : 539

Built 1939 or earlier : 631


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Utility gas : 350

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 3,063

Electricity : 3,092

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 65

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 693

Solar energy : 16

Other fuel : 21

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 76

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 124

$25,000 to $29,999 : 56

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2

$35,000 to $39,999 : 48

$40,000 to $49,999 : 86

$50,000 to $59,999 : 146

$60,000 to $69,999 : 87

$70,000 to $79,999 : 171

$80,000 to $89,999 : 244

$90,000 to $99,999 : 194

$100,000 to $124,999 : 343

$125,000 to $149,999 : 468

$150,000 to $174,999 : 517

$175,000 to $199,999 : 399

$200,000 to $249,999 : 526

$250,000 to $299,999 : 333

$300,000 to $399,999 : 448

$400,000 to $499,999 : 223

$500,000 to $749,999 : 282

$750,000 to $999,999 : 108

$1,000,000 or more : 248


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Rabun County, Georgia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 237

Home equity loan only : 293

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,678

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,975


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $179,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $301,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $212,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $168,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $153,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $139,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $136,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $144,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $156,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Rabun County, Georgia: 66.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Rabun 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 14 14 $1,989,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,989,000
2000        
  Single Family 16 16 $2,455,640
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $2,455,640
2001        
  Single Family 24 24 $3,230,330
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $3,230,330
2002        
  Single Family 18 18 $3,156,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $3,156,000
2003        
  Single Family 28 28 $4,648,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $4,648,000
2004        
  Single Family 23 23 $4,220,270
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $4,220,270
2005        
  Single Family 4 4 $510,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $510,000
2006        
  Single Family 15 15 $4,225,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $4,225,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Rabun County, GA): $33,899
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Rabun County): $97,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Rabun County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 1.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 50.0%
Electricity: 32.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Rabun County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 17.18%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 25.64%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 57.18%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Rabun County): $439
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Rabun County): $621


(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 Rabun County, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Rabun County, Georgia

Angel Home Health And Hospice


     Address: 170 Church St, Franklin, North Carolina 28734
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/31/1973

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

Good Shepherd Home Health And


     Address: 165 Highway West, Hayesville, North Carolina 28904
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/21/1977

Mountain Home Nursing Service


     Address: 345 Hwy. 64 West, Hayesville, North Carolina 28904
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/14/1971

United Home Care Of North Geor


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

Hospitals Close To Rabun County, Georgia

Chatuge Regional Hospital


     Address: 110 East Main Street, Hiawassee, Georgia 30546
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Angel Medical Center


     Address: 120 Riverview St Po Box 1209, Franklin, North Carolina 28734
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Highlands Cashiers Hospital Inc


     Address: 190 Hospital Drive, Highlands, North Carolina 28741
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

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

Nursing Homes Close To Rabun County, Georgia

Mountain View Health Care


     Address: 547 Warwoman Road, Clayton, Georgia 30525
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Chatuge Regional Nursing Home


     Address: 386 Belaire Drive, Hiawassee, Georgia 30546
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Britthaven Of Franklin


     Address: 245 Old Murphy Road, Franklin, North Carolina 28734
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 146
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Highlands Cashiers Hospital In


     Address: 190 Hospital Dr, Highlands, North Carolina 28741
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Habersham Home


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Rabun County, Georgia

Name: Oconee
Address: PO Box 1439; Seneca, SC 29679
Distance: 30 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Rabun County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 2,905
    Disabled Workers: 495
    Widowers Workers: 385
    Spouses Workers: 180
    Children Workers: 255


(updated 2007)



Rabun County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.89%
  • Bush & Cheney 70.05%
  • Other 1.05%



(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 Rabun County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Rabun County, GA

7.22 % of Rabun County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $74,904

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Macon County , NC 0.45 % ($29,125 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.43 % ($37,913 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.34 % ($445,778 AGI )
  • Habersham County , GA 0.26 % ($37,714 AGI )
  • Clayton County , GA 0.23 % ($64,083 AGI )
  • Hall County , GA 0.21 % ($28,545 AGI )

Relocation away from Rabun County, GA

6.80 % of Rabun 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 $37,375

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Macon County , NC 0.62 % ($26,212 AGI )
  • Habersham County , GA 0.51 % ($29,667 AGI )
  • Hall County , GA 0.26 % ($25,071 AGI )
  • Stephens County , GA 0.21 % ($24,909 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.19 % ($94,700 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.19 % ($56,100 AGI )
  • Oconee County , SC 0.19 % ($26,800 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 Rabun County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Rabun County, Georgia


On 06/10/1982, a tornado touched down 2.11 miles from the center of Rabun County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/27/1973, a tornado touched down 6.91 miles from the center of Rabun County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 04/03/1974, a tornado touched down 7.16 miles from the center of Rabun County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/27/1973, a tornado touched down 10.4 miles from the center of Rabun County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 03/27/1994, a tornado touched down 11.04 miles from the center of Rabun County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 12 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.



Storms In Rabun County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
08/26/2002, 02:12 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/12/1995, 02:45 pm 0 0 $500 --
07/12/1995, 02:15 pm 0 0 $500 --
         
Wind        
10/05/1995, 03:00 am 0 0 $5M --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Rabun County, Georgia

  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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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 Rabun 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 Rabun County, Georgia


  • Rabun County Jail


    25 Courthouse Square, Box 3, Clayton, GA 30525
    Confined: 85


(updated 2006)



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