Polk County, GA

Population 41,319

Polk County, GA Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 24.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13%

Registered Offenders

59.50% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

187 Found nearby

Unemployment

Low 4.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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12 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 12 K-12 public schools in Polk County, GA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Polk County's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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149 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$189,450 compared to May 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12.1%
  • Rented
    28.9%
  • Owned
    59%

10 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Polk County, GA issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Polk County, GA issued 14 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

**Displaying data from Polk County, GA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $551
  • 1 Bedroom: $554
  • 2 Bedrooms: $730
  • 3 Bedrooms: $945
  • 4 Bedrooms: $989

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Environmental Hazards

187 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Polk County, GA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Polk County, GA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.19 Average
    Polk County, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.47°
  • February 44.72°
  • March 52.4°
  • April 60.93°
  • May 70.23°
  • June 77.3°
  • July 78.88°
  • August 79.12°
  • September 72.45°
  • October 60.65°
  • November 50.43°
  • December 44.58°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Polk County, GA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Polk County, GA: $39,356

Unemployment

Unemployment in Polk County is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 55.63%
White Collar - 44.37%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

24 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Libraries view all

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