Jefferson County, GA

Population 16,817

Jefferson County, GA Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 25.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.4%

Registered Offenders

60.80% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

116 Found nearby

Unemployment

Moderate 5.5%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 6 K-12 public schools in Jefferson County, GA and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Jefferson County's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.
2 Private Schools

Pinecrest Mennonite

Thomas Jefferson Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    19.1%
  • Rented
    28.5%
  • Owned
    52.4%

5 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Jefferson County, GA issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Jefferson County, GA issued 9 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: $491
  • 1 Bedroom: $494
  • 2 Bedrooms: $651
  • 3 Bedrooms: $836
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,057

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Environmental Hazards

116 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Jefferson County, GA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Jefferson County, GA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.51 Average
    Jefferson County, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 45.95°
  • February 48.72°
  • March 56.2°
  • April 63.93°
  • May 71.67°
  • June 79.54°
  • July 82.1°
  • August 81.06°
  • September 75.6°
  • October 64.07°
  • November 53.72°
  • December 50.07°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Jefferson County, GA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Jefferson County, GA: $28,417

Unemployment

Unemployment in Jefferson County is 5.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 5.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 57.72%
White Collar - 42.28%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

34 FCC Towers view all

3 Fire Stations view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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