Habersham County, Georgia (GA)

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County population in 2012: 43,520 (41% urban, 59% rural); it was 35,902 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,177
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,419
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,107
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,876 (it was 3,152 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

34%

Land area: 278 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 156 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Habersham County: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.1%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (17.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 49%
  • Government: 12%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 38%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Habersham County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (80.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (12.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.3%)
  • Asian alone (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.0 years
Males: 20,301  (42.8%)
Females: 22,740  (57.2%)
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Habersham County,GA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Habersham County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,886 ($36,321 in 1999)

This county:

$39886
Georgia:

$47829

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $496 (lower quartile is $406, upper quartile is $611)
This county:

$496
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $129,059 (it was $90,100 in 2000)
Habersham:

$129,059
Georgia:

$141,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $75,047 - $199,583
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,051
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $327

Institutionalized population: 1,797

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


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

Habersham County, GA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 338 buildings, average cost: $161,600
  • 2008: 169 buildings, average cost: $165,800
  • 2009: 69 buildings, average cost: $184,300

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,162 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $691 (0.7%)

Habersham County household income distribution in 2009 Habersham County home values distribution Habersham County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.4%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.5% for Black residents, 41.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.4% for other race residents, 47.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.4%
Habersham County:

19.4%
Georgia:

19.0%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.4% for Black residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.7% for other race residents, 52.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 38 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 39 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 45 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 15 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Habersham County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $541 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $648 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cornelia, Turnerville, Baldwin, Raoul, Demorest, Clarkesville, Mount Airy, Tallulah Falls.

Habersham 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 Habersham County: Lake Russell Campground (A), Boys Mountain View Camp (B), Panther Creek Campground (C), Toccoa Pumping Station (D), Cornelia Water Works (E), Chattooga Ranger Station (F), Mud Creek Camp Ground (G), Panther Creek Picnic Area (H), George W Carver Picnic Area (I), Seed (J), View (K), Fern Springs Picnic Area (L), Colson Store (M), Lake Russell Recreation Site (N), Habersham County Fire Department Station 13 Habersham Mills (O), Habersham County Fire Department Station 11 Fairview (P), Habersham County Fire Department Station 8 Batesville (Q), Habersham County Fire Department Station 16 Amy's Creek (R), Habersham County Fire Department Station 9 Deen Creek (S), Toccoa Pumping Station (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Habersham County include: Turnerville Church of God (A), Shirley Grove Baptist Church (B), River Road Church (C), Providence Baptist Church (D), Oakey Mountain Baptist Church (E), Mount Zion Baptist Church (F), Stonepile Church (G), Hollywood Church (H), Community Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woodley Cemetery (1), Kollock Cemetery (2), Alleys Chapel Cemetery (3), Amys Creek Cemetery (4), Antioch Cemetery (5), B C Grant Cemetery (6), Bethel Temple Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: High Valley Boys Club Lake (A), Mathis Lake (B), Waters Lake (C), Haynie Lake (D), Hidden Valley Lake (E), Lower Taylor Lake (F), Barrett Pond (G), Reservoir Number 12 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Walker Branch (A), Sutton Mill Creek (B), South Fork Mud Creek (C), South Fork Little Mud Creek (D), Soque Branch (E), Shoal Creek (F), Shoal Branch (G), Rogers Creek (H), Rock Ford Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Habersham County include: Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial Park (1), Lake Russell State Wildlife Management Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Banks County , Oconee County, South Carolina , Hall County , Rabun County , Stephens County , Towns County , White County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.1%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,506
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 70.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,813 (22% naturalized citizens)

Habersham County:

7.8%
Whole state:

7.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 945
  • 1990 to 1994: 861
  • 1985 to 1989: 379
  • 1980 to 1984: 372
  • 1975 to 1979: 98
  • 1970 to 1974: 17
  • 1970 to 1974: 16
  • 1965 to 1969: 125

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.6%

Habersham County marital status for males Habersham County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Habersham County with a mortgage: 4,175 (336 second mortgage, 335 home equity loan, 16 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,551

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Habersham County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,24768
Mainline Protestant3,10314
Catholic3,0281
Other6492
None16,014-
Habersham 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: 7
Habersham County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Habersham County:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 29
This county:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Habersham County:

10.6%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Habersham County:

25.9%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.7%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Habersham County:

Average size of farms: 75 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $231,333
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $157.52
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 99.18%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $151,862
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.21%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,783
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.78%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 33.75
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.03%
Corn for grain: 85 harvested acres
Vegetables: 56 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 253 acres

Tornado activity:

Habersham County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 1024098.3 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 6 fatalities and 118 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 3/27/1994, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 3 people and injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Habersham County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% 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 76.9 miles away from Habersham 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 119.4 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 88.3 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 252.4 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 228.0 miles away from Habersham County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 226.6 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:


The number of natural disasters in Habersham County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (60%)
  • Laos (15%)
  • Guatemala (8%)
  • Germany (2%)
  • Thailand (2%)
  • Vietnam (2%)
  • United Kingdom (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Habersham County (%):

  • United States or American (33%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • German (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (2%)

Habersham County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,047 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 2,475 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 28 (0%)
  • Taxi: 10 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 434 (3%)
  • Other means: 101 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 382 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 1,194 people in state prisons
  • 364 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 119 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 113 people in nursing homes
  • 55 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 1,545 people in state prisons
  • 434 people in college/university student housing
  • 138 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 118 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 114 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 16 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 14 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,089.

6.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,702 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.96% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($22,214 average AGI)
1.50% relocated from other states ($7,488 average AGI)
Habersham County:

1.50%
Georgia average:

3.48%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Banks County, GA  0.81% ($28,018 average AGI)
from Hall County, GA  0.71% ($30,232)
from White County, GA  0.69% ($22,198)
from Stephens County, GA  0.46% ($21,188)
from Rockdale County, GA  0.29% ($28,683)
from Gwinnett County, GA  0.25% ($49,229)
from Rabun County, GA  0.22% ($27,767)


6.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
Georgia average:

9.32%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.70% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($20,726 average AGI)
1.81% relocated to other states ($7,337 average AGI)
Habersham County:

1.81%
Georgia average:

3.33%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hall County, GA  0.87% ($30,198 average AGI)
to White County, GA  0.67% ($24,699)
to Banks County, GA  0.64% ($24,753)
to Stephens County, GA  0.33% ($24,609)
to Gwinnett County, GA  0.27% ($38,541)
to Rabun County, GA  0.17% ($38,652)
to Jackson County, GA  0.15% ($27,714)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.2

Births per 1000 population in Habersham County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Habersham County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Habersham County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,091 (5,157 aged, 934 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.57
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6041.870
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 407.920
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 46128.59

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1492.310
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 820.640
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5.05

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 34.53
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 88.38

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5.05

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 97.2. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 40,657

Size of family households: 5,054 2-persons, 2,459 3-persons, 2,016 4-persons, 1,029 5-persons, 461 6-persons, 288 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,587 1-person, 493 2-persons, 53 3-persons, 21 4-persons, 5 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

5,872 married couples with children.
1,511 single-parent households (397 men, 1,114 women).

88.3% of residents of Habersham County speak English at home.
7.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (31% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 31% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
2.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (57% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $170,576,000 ($4376 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,767,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $88,835,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $40,434,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $168,000
Federal grants: $31,568,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,354,000 ($13,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,216,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $18,600,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $26,755,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,654,000

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

Births: 2,891
Here:

73 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,839
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +782
Here:

+20 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,916
Here:

+48 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Habersham County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.76 millions of gallons per day (12% from ground, 88% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 143
  • 2000 to 2004: 3,977
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,553
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,434
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,434
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,706
  • 1950 to 1959: 742
  • 1940 to 1949: 364
  • 1939 or earlier: 728
Rooms in houses/apartments in Habersham County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 131
  • 3 rooms: 406
  • 4 rooms: 1,091
  • 5 rooms: 2,803
  • 6 rooms: 2,805
  • 7 rooms: 1,415
  • 8 rooms: 730
  • 9+ rooms: 726
  • 1 room: 53
  • 2 rooms: 189
  • 3 rooms: 404
  • 4 rooms: 990
  • 5 rooms: 796
  • 6 rooms: 438
  • 7 rooms: 188
  • 8 rooms: 28
  • 9+ rooms: 66
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Habersham County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 46
  • 1 bedroom: 322
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,273
  • 3 bedrooms: 6,034
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,180
  • 5+ bedrooms: 252
  • no bedroom: 62
  • 1 bedroom: 463
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,519
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,009
  • 4 bedrooms: 68
  • 5+ bedrooms: 31
Cars and other vehicles available in Habersham County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 406
  • 1 vehicle: 2,262
  • 2 vehicles: 4,529
  • 3 vehicles: 2,054
  • 4 vehicles: 624
  • 5+ vehicles: 232
  • no vehicle: 459
  • 1 vehicle: 1,348
  • 2 vehicles: 1,030
  • 3 vehicles: 242
  • 4 vehicles: 64
  • 5+ vehicles: 9

57% of Habersham County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Georgia.

Habersham County:

57.2%
State average:

50.8%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $95,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Habersham County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (39.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31.3%)
  • Utility gas (22.5%)
  • Wood (4.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.8%)
  • Electricity (36.7%)
  • Utility gas (33.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26.4%)
  • Wood (1.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 147
Here:

3.8%
Georgia:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 66
Here:

3.5%
Georgia:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 646
Here:

48.5%
Georgia:

22.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Habersham County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $1,586,000
    Regular Highways: $744,000
    Fire Protection: $94,000
    Central Staff Services: $62,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,487,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,312,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,224,000
    Police Protection: $1,079,000
    Health Services - Other: $899,000
    Regular Highways: $808,000
    Solid Waste Management: $659,000
    Financial Administration: $587,000
    Central Staff Services: $543,000
    Fire Protection: $527,000
    Parks & Recreation: $347,000
    General Public Buildings: $308,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $250,000
    Libraries: $224,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $49,000
    Welfare - Other: $45,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $160,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $396,000
    Fire Protection: $37,000
    Judicial: $28,000
    Financial Administration: $17,000
    Regular Highways: $13,000
    Police Protection: $8,000
    General Public Building: $6,000
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000
    Central Staff: $4,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,798,000

Habersham County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,431,000
    All Other: $938,000
    Parks & Recreation: $75,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $43,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $145,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $661,000
    Rents: $74,000
    Interest Earnings: $73,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $260,000
    All Other: $211,000
    Highways: $55,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,511,000
    Total General Sales: $2,034,000
    Other Selective Sales: $862,000
    NEC: $184,000
    Public Utilities: $56,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $15,000

Habersham County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,051,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Habersham County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Habersham County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Habersham County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William25274.6 years
James24971.6 years
John22674.5 years
Mary17978.8 years
Robert14272.8 years
George9675.7 years
Charles8872.5 years
Thomas6674.3 years
Henry6274.0 years
Ruth5879.3 years
Most common last names in Habersham County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16276.1 years
Allen8874.7 years
Williams8170.5 years
Martin7775.1 years
Davis7377.2 years
Jones7275.1 years
Brown6473.9 years
Franklin5878.3 years
Wade5776.1 years
Simmons5575.5 years
Businesses in Habersham County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Ace Hardware2Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's2
Arby's1Nike2
AutoZone2Papa John's Pizza1
Bath & Body Works1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Quiznos1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid2
Dairy Queen4SAS Shoes1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza2Sears1
FedEx4Starbucks1
Ford1Subway1
GNC3Super 81
H&R Block2Taco Bell1
Hilton1True Value2
Jones New York1U-Haul8
KFC1UPS6
Kmart1Waffle House2
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture2Wendy's2
Little Caesars Pizza1