Lamar County, GA

Population 18,151

Lamar County, GA Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 16%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.1%

Registered Offenders

27.51% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

58 Found nearby

Unemployment

Moderate 7.3%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

4 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 4 K-12 public schools in Lamar County, GA and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Lamar County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
2 Private Schools

Rock Springs Christian Academy

St George's Episcopal School

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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45 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$185,000 compared to July 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    16.3%
  • Rented
    24.3%
  • Owned
    59.4%

18 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lamar County, GA issued 18 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lamar County, GA issued 8 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: $537
  • 1 Bedroom: $540
  • 2 Bedrooms: $695
  • 3 Bedrooms: $943
  • 4 Bedrooms: $947

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Environmental Hazards

58 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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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)
    Lamar County, GA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Lamar County, GA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.62 Average
    Lamar County, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.15°
  • February 45.95°
  • March 54.62°
  • April 61.67°
  • May 72.07°
  • June 77.67°
  • July 79.35°
  • August 78.98°
  • September 72.82°
  • October 61.02°
  • November 51.03°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lamar County, GA

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lamar County, GA: $40,364

Unemployment

Unemployment in Lamar County is 7.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.9% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.33%
White Collar - 55.67%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

12 FCC Towers view all

0 Fire Stations view all

  • No fire stations found in Lamar County, GA

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Lamar County, GA

1 Library view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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