Dawson County, GA

Population 22,317

Dawson County, GA Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 13.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.8%

Registered Offenders

27.97% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

55 Found nearby

Unemployment

Low 3.3%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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8 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 8 K-12 public schools in Dawson County, GA and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Dawson County's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.
2 Private Schools

Dawson Christian Academy

War Hill Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

51 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$400,000 compared to May 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    19.9%
  • Rented
    18%
  • Owned
    62%

177 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Dawson County, GA issued 177 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 177 permits, 121 were issued for single family homes and 56 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Dawson County, GA issued 84 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: $996
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,025
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,167
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,489
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,824

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Environmental Hazards

55 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Dawson County, GA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Dawson County, GA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.14 Average
    Dawson County, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.63°
  • February 44.68°
  • March 52.75°
  • April 61.72°
  • May 70.27°
  • June 77.74°
  • July 79.32°
  • August 78.48°
  • September 72.63°
  • October 61.17°
  • November 51.73°
  • December 45.57°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Dawson County, GA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Dawson County, GA: $59,265

Unemployment

Unemployment in Dawson County is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.52%
White Collar - 59.48%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

14 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Dawson County, GA

2 Libraries view all

2 Police Stations view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Dawson County, GA
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