Savannah, Georgia

Population 142,010

Savannah is located in Chatham County, GA. The population is 142,010, making Savannah the largest city in Chatham County and the 4th largest city in the state of Georgia.

There are 47 public schools in Savannah with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Savannah is low , and there are 299 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Savannah is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Savannah property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Savannah include Vernonburg, Georgetown and Montgomery.

Savannah Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 14.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 26.7%

Crime Rate

48.74% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 112
  • Violent Crimes: 149
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 187
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 822

Registered Offenders

25.20% Higher than national avg.
  • 299 offenders in Savannah
  • 21.05 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

715 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 38
  • Superfunds: 38
  • Tanks & Spills: 639


Moderate 3.5%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 3.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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47 Public Schools view public schools

There are 47 K-12 public schools in Savannah, GA and 27 private schools. Homefacts rates Savannah's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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299 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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364 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Savannah, GA issued 364 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 364 permits, 341 were issued for single family homes and 23 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Savannah, GA issued 283 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 283 permits, 265 were issued for single family homes and 18 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $890
  • 1 Bedroom: $946
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,078
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,480
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,727

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Environmental Hazards

715 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (386/398)
    Savannah, GA has 96.98% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Savannah, GA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.02 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 50.13°
  • February 53.18°
  • March 59.42°
  • April 67.12°
  • May 74.04°
  • June 81.27°
  • July 82.57°
  • August 82.75°
  • September 77.7°
  • October 68.18°
  • November 57.68°
  • December 53°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Savannah, GA

Savannah, GA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Savannah, GA has a high risk of hurricanes.
Savannah, GA has a high risk of hail storms.
Savannah, GA has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Savannah, GA: $38,879


Unemployment in Savannah is 3.5%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 45.06%
White Collar - 54.94%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Buddy Carter

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

127 FCC Towers view all

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