Elberton, Georgia

Population 4,617

Elberton is located in Elbert County, GA. The population is 4,617, making Elberton the largest city in Elbert County.

There are 6 public schools in Elberton with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Elberton is moderate , and there are 50 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Elberton is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Elberton property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Elberton include Dewy Rose, Carlton and Bowman.

Elberton Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.5%

Crime Rate

57.07% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 116
  • Violent Crimes: 907
  • Robbery: 93
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

83.51% Higher than national avg.
  • 50 offenders in Elberton
  • 108.30 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

124 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 115


Low 6.2%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 6.3%
  • National unemployment average: 7.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Elberton, GA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Elberton's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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50 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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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$142,450 compared to September 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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9 Building Permits View All

  • In 2012, the city of Elberton, GA issued 9 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 9 permits, were issued for single family homes and 9 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2011, the city of Elberton, GA issued 16 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 16 permits, were issued for single family homes and 16 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $530
  • 1 Bedroom: $570
  • 2 Bedrooms: $650
  • 3 Bedrooms: $900
  • 4 Bedrooms: $950

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Environmental Hazards

124 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Elberton, GA has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Elberton, GA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Elberton, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 43.38°
  • February 46.57°
  • March 54.4°
  • April 62.68°
  • May 70.41°
  • June 78.97°
  • July 81°
  • August 80.44°
  • September 73.85°
  • October 62.25°
  • November 52.45°
  • December 44.53°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Elberton, GA

Elberton, GA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Elberton, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Elberton, GA has a low risk of hail storms.
Elberton, GA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Elberton, GA: $29,088


Unemployment in Elberton is 6.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 6.3% and 7.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 66.65%
White Collar - 33.35%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Doug Collins

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

17 FCC Towers view all

2 Fire Stations view all

1 Hospital view all

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