Cairo, Georgia

Population 9,657

Cairo is located in Grady County, GA. The population is 9,657, making Cairo the largest city in Grady County.

There are 5 public schools in Cairo with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Cairo is moderate , and there are 73 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Cairo is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Cairo property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Cairo include Whigham, Ochlocknee and Climax.

Cairo Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 29.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.9%

Crime Rate

41.44% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 189
  • Violent Crimes: 281
  • Robbery: 59
  • Burglary: 820
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

78.82% Higher than national avg.
  • 73 offenders in Cairo
  • 75.59 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

77 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 8
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 67


Low 3.7%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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5 Public Schools view public schools

There are 5 K-12 public schools in Cairo, GA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Cairo's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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73 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
$199,950 compared to July 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

7 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Cairo, GA issued 7 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 7 permits, 3 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Cairo, GA issued 5 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: $513
  • 1 Bedroom: $525
  • 2 Bedrooms: $671
  • 3 Bedrooms: $917
  • 4 Bedrooms: $955

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Environmental Hazards

77 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/215)
    Cairo, GA has 99.53% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Cairo, GA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.94 Average
    Cairo, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 51.8°
  • February 51.9°
  • March 59.2°
  • April 67°
  • May 73.85°
  • June 80.43°
  • July 82.58°
  • August 81.87°
  • September 76.6°
  • October 65.83°
  • November 57.5°
  • December 50.75°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cairo, GA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cairo, GA: $25,161


Unemployment in Cairo is 3.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 52.01%
White Collar - 47.99%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Sanford D. Bishop Jr.

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

16 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Cairo, GA
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