Cobb County, GA

Population 707,442

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 9.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 45.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 45.2%

Registered Offenders

55.75% Lower than national avg.
  • 497 offenders in Cobb County
  • 7.03 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Report

Median List Price $299,000
  • Median Sales Price: $230,000

Environmental Hazards

1,261 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 54
  • Superfunds: 37
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,170

Unemployment

Moderate 3.2%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Schools view all

129 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 129 K-12 public schools in Cobb County, GA and 50 private schools. Homefacts rates Cobb County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

497 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$299,000 compared to April 2017
Median Sales Price
$230,000 compared to April 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    7.2%
  • Rented
    34.9%
  • Owned
    58%

3,103 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Cobb County, GA issued 3,103 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,103 permits, 1391 were issued for single family homes and 1,712 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Cobb County, GA issued 2,676 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,676 permits, 1594 were issued for single family homes and 1,082 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Cobb County, GA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $873
  • 1 Bedroom: $898
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,031
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,344
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,651

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Environmental Hazards

1261 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Cobb County, GA
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Cobb County, GA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Cobb County, GA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.1 Average
    Cobb County, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 43.12°
  • February 46.3°
  • March 54.03°
  • April 62.42°
  • May 70.23°
  • June 78.63°
  • July 80.32°
  • August 79.4°
  • September 73.58°
  • October 61.95°
  • November 51.85°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cobb County, GA

Earthquakes
Cobb County, GA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Cobb County, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Cobb County, GA has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Cobb County, GA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cobb County, GA: $70,246

Unemployment

Unemployment in Cobb County is 3.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 30.61%
White Collar - 69.39%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

212 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

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