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Elbert County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2017: 19,718 (29% urban, 71% rural); it was 20,511 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,095
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,632
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,076
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,336 (it was 1,928 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

34%

Land area: 369 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 53 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Elbert County: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (36.4%), Retail trade (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 60%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 39%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Elbert County, GA (2017)
    • 12,27959.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6,06829.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,1245.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 680.3%Two or more races
    • 180.09%Some other race alone
    • 140.07%Asian alone
Median resident age:

42.8 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years
Males: 9,406  (47.7%)
Females: 10,312  (52.3%)
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Average household size:
Elbert County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,337 ($28,724 in 1999)
This county:

$37,337
Georgia:

$56,183

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $427 (lower quartile is $292, upper quartile is $529)
This county:

$427
State:

$782


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,701 (it was $59,600 in 2000)
Elbert:

$89,701
Georgia:

$173,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,079 - $160,307
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $988
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $365

Institutionalized population: 217

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 27
  • Burglaries: 110
  • Thefts: 155
  • Auto thefts: 13
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $77,200
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $61,800
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $63,400
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 122 buildings, average cost: $54,500
  • 2006: 114 buildings, average cost: $53,600
  • 2007: 61 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2008: 67 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2009: 32 buildings, average cost: $138,600
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 2011: 21 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 2015: 15 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2016: 21 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2017: 38 buildings, average cost: $105,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Elbert, GA residents
Average permit cost in Elbert, GA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $911 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $773 (0.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Elbert, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Elbert, GA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Elbert, GA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.8%
Elbert County:

19.8%
Georgia:

14.9%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.6% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 76.5% for American Indian residents, 41.3% for other race residents, 25.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 42.8 years old
(Males: 41.2 years old, Females: 44.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.0 years old, Black residents: 39.0 years old, American Indian residents: 42.9 years old, Asian residents: 28.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.9 years old, Other race residents: 11.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Elbert County is $397 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $458 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $575 a month.

Cities in this county include: Elberton, Coldwater Creek, Bowman, Dewy Rose.

Elbert County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Elbert County: Camp Maranatha (A), Haggards Crossroad (B), Sacred Heart Camp (C), Pleasant Grove Community Center (D), Brice Drake Chicken Farm (E), Collins District Volunteer Fire Department (F), Harrison Volunteer Fire Department (G), Collins District Volunteer Fire Department (H), Madison County Emergency Medical Services Station 1 (I), Madison County Emergency Medical Services Station 4 (J), Poca Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (K), Shiloh Volunteer Fire Department (L), Neese Sanford Fire Department Station 2 (M), Poca Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (N), Neese Sanford Fire Department Station 1 (O), Georgia Forestry Commission Madison Office (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Elbert County include: Bethlehem Church (A), Word of Life Church (B), Trinity Church (C), Shiloh Baptist Church (D), Rogers Baptist Church (E), Mount Zion Church (F), Kingdom Hall (G), Faith Pentecostal Church (H), Erastus Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Allen Cemetery (1), Berryman Cemetery (2), Cooper Cemetery (3), Kidd Cemetery (4), Bradley Cemetery (5), McGinnis Cemetery (6), Smith-Rogers Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Adams Lake (A), Minishs Lake (B), Lake Seagraves (C), Seymours Lake (D), Otter Run Lake (E), Sanford Lake (F), Sandy and Trail Creek Lake (G), Reservoir U (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wolf Branch (A), Allen Branch (B), Williams Creek (C), Vineyard Creek (D), Biger Creek (E), Cedar Grove Branch (F), Strickland Branch (G), Hubbard Creek (H), South Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Elbert County: Watson Mill State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Gila County, Arizona , Maricopa County, Arizona , Horry County, South Carolina , Jefferson County, Oklahoma , Jefferson County, Arkansas , Panola County, Mississippi , Oglethorpe County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Georgia:

3.7%

Unemployment by year in Elbert, GA
County total employment by year in Elbert, GA
County average yearly wages by year in Elbert, GA

Current college students: 492
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 502 (18.0% naturalized citizens)

Elbert County:

2.5%
Whole state:

10.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 322010 or later
  • 3062000 to 2009
  • 1211990 to 1999
  • 1001980 to 1989
  • 281970 to 1979
  • 89Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 72.7%

Elbert County marital status for males Elbert County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,248
  • One, attached: 61
  • Two: 148
  • 3 or 4: 106
  • 5 to 9: 266
  • 10 to 19: 23
  • 20 to 49: 18
  • 50 or more: 111
  • Mobile homes: 2,688
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Elbert County with a mortgage: 2,618 (35 second mortgage, 144 home equity loan, 11 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,141

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Elbert County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,39236
Mainline Protestant2,39320
Black Protestant1,2787
Other1932
Catholic1781
None8,732-
Elbert County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Elbert County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Elbert County:

5.85 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Elbert County:

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Elbert County:

29.8%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.2%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Elbert County:

Average size of farms: 145 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $52,821
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $233.64
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 87.08%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $49,628
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.17%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.23%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $20,707
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.43%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.99
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 11.20%
All wheat for grain: 130 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 2201 harvested acres
Vegetables: 41 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 50 acres

Tornado activity:

Elbert County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 3709287.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 137 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 3/31/1973, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 100 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elbert County-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 28.4 miles away from Elbert County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 159.4 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 130.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 178.9 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 288.1 miles away from Elbert County center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 175.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 15, 2015 to February 18, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4215: April 20, 2015, FEMA Id: 4215, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 14, 2014, Emergency Declared EM-3368: February 11, 2014, FEMA Id: 3368, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 27, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3218: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3218, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Tropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 03, 2004 to October 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1560: September 24, 2004, FEMA Id: 1560, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Georgia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 22, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1311: January 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1311, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3097: March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: 3097, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Georgia Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Elbert County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Elbert

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,039 (83.9%)
  • Carpooled: 775 (10.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 24 (0.3%)
  • Ferryboat: 15 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 4 (0.1%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 140 (1.9%)
  • Worked at home: 148 (2.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (58%)
  • Other South America (22%)
  • Vietnam (3%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)
  • Sweden (1%)
  • Canada (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Elbert County


  • American (16%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • English (3%)
  • German (3%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Dutch West Indian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Elbert County, Georgia in 2000:

  • 184 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Elbert County, Georgia in 2010:

  • 167 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 50 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,006.

4.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.19% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($21,380 average AGI)
1.08% relocated from other states ($6,768 average AGI)
Elbert County:

1.08%
Georgia average:

3.60%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hart County, GA  0.65% ($24,465 average AGI)
from Clarke County, GA  0.51% ($25,088)
from Franklin County, GA  0.30% ($18,700)


4.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,712 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.81% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($25,895 average AGI)
0.88% relocated to other states ($7,818 average AGI)
Elbert County:

0.88%
Georgia average:

3.12%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hart County, GA  0.91% ($28,230 average AGI)
to Clarke County, GA  0.84% ($26,500)
to Madison County, GA  0.36% ($41,083)
to Franklin County, GA  0.31% ($36,476)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2

Births per 1000 population in Elbert County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Elbert County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Elbert County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Elbert County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Elbert County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Elbert County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Elbert County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Elbert County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Elbert County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,141 (3,124 aged, 1,017 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 633 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Elbert County, Georgia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (379)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (247)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (165)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (160)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (154)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (113)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (99)
  • Unspecified dementia (94)
  • Congestive heart failure (90)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (87)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.78
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,891
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 249
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,378

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,433
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,053
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 26
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 53

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 145.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,718
  • In family households: 16,446 (2,515 male householders, 2,684 female householders)
    3,528 spouses, 5,512 children (5,269 natural, 148 adopted, 98 stepchildren), 845 grandchildren, 330 brothers or sisters, 442 parents, 293 other relatives, 297 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,033 (1,067 male householders (957 living alone)), 1,636 female householders (1,445 living alone)), 317 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 244

Size of family households: 2,734 2-persons, 1,109 3-persons, 719 4-persons, 361 5-persons, 183 6-persons, 105 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,403 1-person, 269 2-persons, 22 4-persons.

2,351 married couples with children.
1,062 single-parent households (94 men, 968 women).

94.8% of residents of Elbert speak English at home.
4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $143,217,000 ($6,850 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $10,152,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $57,939,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $31,670,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,047,000
Federal grants: $37,935,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,856,000 ($2,342,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,770,000 ($5,215,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $577,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,278,000
Federal Government insurance: $229,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,376
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,235
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +107
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +66
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Elbert County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.73 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.7

Year house built in Elbert County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Elbert County, Georgia
  • 4602014 or later
  • 922010 to 2013
  • 9542000 to 2009
  • 1,7051990 to 1999
  • 1,3981980 to 1989
  • 1,9351970 to 1979
  • 1,4331960 to 1969
  • 7921950 to 1959
  • 2771940 to 1949
  • 8341939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Elbert County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elbert County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elbert County, Georgia
  • 231 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1413 rooms
  • 5134 rooms
  • 1,2795 rooms
  • 1,3956 rooms
  • 1,0017 rooms
  • 6798 rooms
  • 6239+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elbert County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elbert County, Georgia
  • 251 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 1633 rooms
  • 8444 rooms
  • 5315 rooms
  • 3306 rooms
  • 1747 rooms
  • 958 rooms
  • 259+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Elbert County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Elbert County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Elbert County, Georgia
  • 21no bedroom
  • 1131 bedroom
  • 1,1182 bedrooms
  • 3,2973 bedrooms
  • 8684 bedrooms
  • 2205+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elbert County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elbert County, Georgia
  • 25no bedroom
  • 1821 bedroom
  • 1,1652 bedrooms
  • 6883 bedrooms
  • 1434 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Elbert County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Elbert County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elbert County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 207no vehicle
  • 1,5621 vehicle
  • 1,9262 vehicles
  • 1,2963 vehicles
  • 5024 vehicles
  • 2185+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Elbert County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elbert County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 433no vehicle
  • 1,0591 vehicle
  • 5622 vehicles
  • 853 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles

92.7% of Elbert County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Georgia.

Elbert County:

92.7%
State average:

85.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 15,153
  • Other state: 4,028
  • Northeast: 336
  • Midwest: 735
  • South: 2,722
  • West: 231
Year householders moved into unit in Elbert County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Elbert County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 49.6%Electricity
  • 34.2%Utility gas
  • 10.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.7%Wood
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 62.9%Electricity
  • 26.7%Utility gas
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 170
Here:

9.4%
Georgia:

8.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Georgia:

9.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 111
Here:

13.1%
Georgia:

18.8%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Elbert County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $695,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,843,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,823,000
    Health - Other: $1,688,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,613,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,600,000
    Regular Highways: $1,536,000
    Police Protection: $1,495,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,281,000
    Financial Administration: $974,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $579,000
    Parks and Recreation: $424,000
    Local Fire Protection: $291,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $160,000
    Libraries: $68,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $319,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Other: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $701,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $355,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $312,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $261,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $603,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $854,000
    Health - Other: $247,000
    General - Other: $68,000
    Local Fire Protection: $63,000
    Police Protection: $57,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,827,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $10,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $487,000
    Public Welfare: $412,000
    General Local Government Support: $17,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,373,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,300,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $773,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $80,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $74,000
    Other Selective Sales: $37,000
    Other: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,732,000

Elbert County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $695,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,843,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,823,000
    Health - Other: $1,688,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,613,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,600,000
    Regular Highways: $1,536,000
    Police Protection: $1,495,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,281,000
    Financial Administration: $974,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $579,000
    Parks and Recreation: $424,000
    Local Fire Protection: $291,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $160,000
    Libraries: $68,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $319,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Other: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $701,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $355,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $312,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $261,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $603,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $854,000
    Health - Other: $247,000
    General - Other: $68,000
    Local Fire Protection: $63,000
    Police Protection: $57,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,827,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $10,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $487,000
    Public Welfare: $412,000
    General Local Government Support: $17,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,373,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,300,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $773,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $80,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $74,000
    Other Selective Sales: $37,000
    Other: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,732,000

Elbert County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $695,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,843,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,823,000
    Health - Other: $1,688,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,613,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,600,000
    Regular Highways: $1,536,000
    Police Protection: $1,495,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,281,000
    Financial Administration: $974,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $579,000
    Parks and Recreation: $424,000
    Local Fire Protection: $291,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $160,000
    Libraries: $68,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $319,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Other: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $701,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $355,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $312,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $261,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $603,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $854,000
    Health - Other: $247,000
    General - Other: $68,000
    Local Fire Protection: $63,000
    Police Protection: $57,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,827,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $10,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $487,000
    Public Welfare: $412,000
    General Local Government Support: $17,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,373,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,300,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $773,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $80,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $74,000
    Other Selective Sales: $37,000
    Other: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,732,000

Elbert County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,840,000
    Solid Waste Management: $695,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,843,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,823,000
    Health - Other: $1,688,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,613,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,600,000
    Regular Highways: $1,536,000
    Police Protection: $1,495,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,281,000
    Financial Administration: $974,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $579,000
    Parks and Recreation: $424,000
    Local Fire Protection: $291,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $160,000
    Libraries: $68,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $319,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Other: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $701,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $355,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $312,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $261,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $603,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $854,000
    Health - Other: $247,000
    General - Other: $68,000
    Local Fire Protection: $63,000
    Police Protection: $57,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $26,000
    Financial Administration: $26,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,827,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $10,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $487,000
    Public Welfare: $412,000
    General Local Government Support: $17,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,373,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,300,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $773,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $80,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $74,000
    Other Selective Sales: $37,000
    Other: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,732,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 855
  • Number of aged recipients: 83
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 772
  • Number of recipients under 18: 93
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 553
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 209
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 371
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 378
Most common first names in Elbert County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James22469.1 years
John16473.4 years
William15872.2 years
Mary12580.4 years
George10973.9 years
Willie9775.5 years
Robert9571.0 years
Thomas9174.4 years
Annie8080.7 years
Joe6369.7 years
Most common last names in Elbert County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith14573.7 years
Jones12775.6 years
Brown11775.5 years
Fortson10072.5 years
Allen7967.9 years
Rucker7569.2 years
Adams6879.1 years
Johnson6877.1 years
Hall5975.0 years
Gaines5573.4 years
Businesses in Elbert County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1H&R Block1
Ace Hardware1KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Taco Bell1
Circle K1U-Haul1
Dairy Queen1UPS1
Days Inn1Walgreens1
Domino's Pizza1Walmart1
Econo Lodge1Wendy's1
FedEx2