Georgia

Population 9,919,945

Homefacts State Report

Georgia is home to more than 9 million residents, making it the 8th most populous of the 50 United States. Georgia ranks 25th in total area (59,425.00 square miles) and 25th in population density (166.93 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 36 years, with 75.5% of the population 18 year and over.

According to Homefacts' records there are currently 17,301 criminal and sex offenders in Georgia (approximately 17.44 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in Georgia is 4.8% .

Schools view a full school report for Georgia

2,310 Public Schools

Crime view a full crime report for Georgia

Search for crime activity and registered Sex Offenders in Georgia by county or city by selecting one of the links. View a full report by visiting the Georgia crime and registered Sex Offenders report pages.

17,301 Registered Sex Offenders found in Georgia

A search for our database shows there are 17,301 registered Sex Offenders in Georgia. Georgia has a ratio of 17.44 offenders per 10,000 residents.

Our database indicates that there are 5 incarcerated Sex Offenders in Georgia. As well as 980 offenders whose location is unknown in Georgia due to the offenders being transient or their address being unmappable.

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Georgia Registered Sex Offender Distribution

Registered Offenders per 10,000 population
  • > 30 per 10,000
  • 25 - 30 per 10,000
  • 20 -25 per 10,000
  • 10 - 20 per 10,000
  • < 10 per 10,000

Crime Index in Georgia

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.

Real Estate search Georgia real estate

Search for real estate in Georgia by selecting one of the top for sale, foreclosure or rental markets links listed. For nearby or other top Georgia real estate, home values or foreclosures, see our additional real estate links.

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$199,000 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$171,000 compared to August 2016

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    12.6%
  • Rented
    33.4%
  • Owned
    54.1%

9,545 Foreclosures

median foreclosure price
$119,000  

Foreclosure Status Distribution

32,490 Building Permits

Georgia building permits average per year since 2001 is 57,234. In 2004, there was a high number of building permits with 103,722 and a low number of building permits in 2010 of 14,724. 66.95% of the building permits are for Single Family housing units in 2012.

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Environmental Hazards

76,382 Environmental Hazards

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Demographics view full Georgia demographics report

Unemployment view full Georgia unemployment report

Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Georgia has ranged from 3.0% in November 2000 to 10.9% in January 2010. The current unemployment rate for Georgia is 4.8% for August 2017. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

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Politics

State Representatives

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