Baxley, Georgia

Population 4,440

Baxley is located in Appling County, GA. The population is 4,440, making Baxley the largest city in Appling County.

There are 5 public schools in Baxley with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Baxley is low , and there are 62 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Baxley is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Baxley property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Baxley include Surrency, Graham and Satilla.

Baxley Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 24.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12.8%

Crime Rate

29.61% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 175
  • Violent Crimes: 291
  • Robbery: 58
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

90.30% Higher than national avg.
  • 62 offenders in Baxley
  • 139.64 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

82 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 74


Moderate 3.8%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 3.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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5 Public Schools view public schools

There are 5 K-12 public schools in Baxley, GA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Baxley's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
1 Private School

Appling Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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3 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Baxley, GA issued 3 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Baxley, GA issued 3 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $545
  • 1 Bedroom: $549
  • 2 Bedrooms: $704
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,000
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,036

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Environmental Hazards

82 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (386/398)
    Baxley, GA has 96.98% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Baxley, GA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.64 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 51.38°
  • February 52.98°
  • March 59.08°
  • April 66.62°
  • May 74.04°
  • June 80.91°
  • July 82.1°
  • August 82.44°
  • September 77.88°
  • October 68.08°
  • November 57.28°
  • December 54.1°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Baxley, GA

Baxley, GA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Baxley, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Baxley, GA has a low risk of hail storms.
Baxley, GA has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Baxley, GA: $35,896


Unemployment in Baxley is 3.8%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.82%
White Collar - 45.18%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Nathan Deal
  • Sen. Johnny Isakson
  • Sen. David Perdue

City Representatives

  • Rick Allen

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

15 FCC Towers view all

2 Fire Stations view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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