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Walton County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2017: 91,600 (57% urban, 43% rural); it was 60,687 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 17,400
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,930
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 16,308
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,253 (it was 4,999 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

34%

Land area: 329 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 278 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Walton County: 96.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (31.9%), Construction (12.9%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.8%), Retail trade (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Walton County, GA (2017)
    • 67,577111.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 15,05924.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,7486.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,4332.4%Two or more races
    • 1,1501.9%Asian alone
    • 6041.0%Some other race alone
    • 1890.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1100.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

38.8 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years
Males: 45,073  (49.2%)
Females: 46,527  (50.8%)
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Average household size:
Walton County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,867 ($46,479 in 1999)
This county:

$54,867
Georgia:

$56,183

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $642 (lower quartile is $466, upper quartile is $806)
This county:

$642
State:

$782


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $187,300 (it was $111,000 in 2000)
Walton:

$187,300
Georgia:

$173,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $135,300 - $266,500
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,306
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $376

Institutionalized population: 655

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 7
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 134
  • Thefts: 641
  • Auto thefts: 146

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

  • Murders: 5
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 19
  • Burglaries: 233
  • Thefts: 571
  • Auto thefts: 145
Walton County, GA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 832 buildings, average cost: $87,400
  • 1998: 1094 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 1999: 1231 buildings, average cost: $94,500
  • 2000: 1195 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 2001: 1159 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2002: 1249 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 2003: 1403 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2004: 1330 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2005: 1644 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2006: 1321 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2007: 730 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2008: 182 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2009: 61 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2010: 45 buildings, average cost: $146,000
  • 2011: 38 buildings, average cost: $127,400
  • 2012: 88 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2013: 203 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2014: 271 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2015: 441 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2016: 513 buildings, average cost: $132,100
  • 2017: 599 buildings, average cost: $137,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Walton, GA residents
Average permit cost in Walton, GA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,766 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,248 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Walton, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Walton, GA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Walton, GA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.0%
Walton County:

13.0%
Georgia:

14.9%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Black residents, 8.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.6% for other race residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 38.8 years old
(Males: 36.6 years old, Females: 40.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.3 years old, Black residents: 32.5 years old, American Indian residents: 23.5 years old, Asian residents: 44.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.9 years old, Other race residents: 30.8 years old)

Area name: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Walton County is $686 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $763 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $929 a month.

Cities in this county include: Monroe, Loganville, Campton, Social Circle, Walnut Grove, Good Hope, Jersey, Between.

Walton 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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Neighboring counties: Cleveland County, Arkansas , Hempstead County, Arkansas , Forsyth County , Richmond County , Warren County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Georgia:

3.7%

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

Current college students: 1,606
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 4,469 (73.3% naturalized citizens)

Walton County:

4.9%
Whole state:

10.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 7122010 or later
  • 9702000 to 2009
  • 1,0361990 to 1999
  • 2621980 to 1989
  • 1691970 to 1979
  • 257Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 38.6%

Walton County marital status for males Walton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 27,846
  • One, attached: 597
  • Two: 1,221
  • 3 or 4: 814
  • 5 to 9: 392
  • 20 to 49: 66
  • 50 or more: 62
  • Mobile homes: 2,741

Housing units in Walton County with a mortgage: 14,284 (328 second mortgage, 808 home equity loan, 94 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,590

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Walton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,56174
Mainline Protestant6,14416
Catholic1,0681
Black Protestant1,0106
Other9443
None50,041-
Walton 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: 8
Walton County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Walton County:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 28
This county:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Walton County:

10.1%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Walton County:

28.5%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.0%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Walton County:

Average size of farms: 97 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $47,330
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $594.00
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 20.69%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 75.51%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $50,037
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.04%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.92%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $30,760
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.66%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 18.04
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.12%
Corn for grain: 87 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1219 harvested acres
Vegetables: 16 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 85 acres

Earthquake activity:

Walton County-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 82% 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 72.3 miles away from Walton 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 118.7 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 139.9 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 204.1 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 306.0 miles away from Walton County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 216.6 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 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 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 Tornadoes, High Winds, Heavy Rain, Incident Period: February 21, 1993 to February 22, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-980: March 04, 1993, FEMA Id: 980, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Wind, Heavy Rain
  • Georgia Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Georgia TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 04, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-370: April 04, 1973, FEMA Id: 370, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood

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

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 20,207 (78.3%)
  • Carpooled: 3,203 (12.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 10 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 187 (0.7%)
  • Bicycle: 35 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 421 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 1,736 (6.7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Guyana (17%)
  • Mexico (16%)
  • Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (8%)
  • Jamaica (7%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • South Africa (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Walton County


  • American (18%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (6%)
  • German (4%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

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

  • 348 people in nursing homes
  • 132 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 50 people in halfway houses
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 447 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 204 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,170.

8.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,289 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.95%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.05% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($38,130 average AGI)
1.91% relocated from other states ($10,159 average AGI)
Walton County:

1.91%
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 Gwinnett County, GA  2.89% ($50,981 average AGI)
from Newton County, GA  0.82% ($47,702)
from Barrow County, GA  0.62% ($38,560)
from DeKalb County, GA  0.41% ($39,064)
from Rockdale County, GA  0.39% ($48,517)
from Fulton County, GA  0.20% ($48,889)
from Clarke County, GA  0.20% ($36,419)


7.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,747 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.07% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($37,066 average AGI)
1.49% relocated to other states ($8,682 average AGI)
Walton County:

1.49%
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 Gwinnett County, GA  1.67% ($43,354 average AGI)
to Newton County, GA  0.68% ($38,393)
to Barrow County, GA  0.59% ($37,101)
to Clarke County, GA  0.36% ($35,743)
to DeKalb County, GA  0.34% ($43,373)
to Rockdale County, GA  0.29% ($34,944)
to Fulton County, GA  0.26% ($53,684)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.4

Births per 1000 population in Walton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Walton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Walton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Walton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Walton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Walton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Walton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Walton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Walton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 9,779 (8,011 aged, 1,768 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 3,040 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (661)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (627)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (511)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (416)
  • Unspecified dementia (393)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (330)
  • Congestive heart failure (264)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (241)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (229)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (177)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.39
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,529
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 160
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 24,416

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,451
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 750
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 11
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 108.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 80.0
  • Other - 28.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 91,600
  • In family households: 80,591 (12,455 male householders, 11,000 female householders)
    16,363 spouses, 28,191 children (25,668 natural, 666 adopted, 1,857 stepchildren), 2,847 grandchildren, 1,838 brothers or sisters, 3,399 parents, 3,122 other relatives, 1,376 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 10,161 (3,873 male householders (3,253 living alone)), 3,786 female householders (3,005 living alone)), 2,502 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 848

Size of family households: 9,771 2-persons, 5,948 3-persons, 4,482 4-persons, 2,159 5-persons, 492 6-persons, 603 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,258 1-person, 1,020 2-persons, 381 3-persons.

13,068 married couples with children.
6,618 single-parent households (1,434 men, 5,184 women).

94.9% of residents of Walton speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $265,612,000 ($3,692 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $13,746,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $142,618,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $56,568,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,315,000
Federal grants: $47,809,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,202,000 ($226,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $14,099,000 ($4,513,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $8,460,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $104,914,000
Federal Government insurance: $19,376,000

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

Births: 5,464
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,745
Here:

36 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +282
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +12,183
Here:

+161 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Walton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.76 millions of gallons per day (7% from ground, 93% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.7

Year house built in Walton County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Walton County, Georgia
  • 8742014 or later
  • 4932010 to 2013
  • 7,8592000 to 2009
  • 9,4711990 to 1999
  • 6,9531980 to 1989
  • 3,2161970 to 1979
  • 2,6971960 to 1969
  • 1,1521950 to 1959
  • 4451940 to 1949
  • 5791939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Walton County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Walton County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Walton County, Georgia
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 263 rooms
  • 4094 rooms
  • 3,7035 rooms
  • 4,9566 rooms
  • 4,7707 rooms
  • 2,8268 rooms
  • 5,1849+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walton County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walton County, Georgia
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 7633 rooms
  • 2,9584 rooms
  • 2,3735 rooms
  • 1,7066 rooms
  • 6707 rooms
  • 5408 rooms
  • 2309+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Walton County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Walton County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Walton County, Georgia
  • 26no bedroom
  • 121 bedroom
  • 8952 bedrooms
  • 12,3563 bedrooms
  • 6,5034 bedrooms
  • 2,0825+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walton County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walton County, Georgia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 9041 bedroom
  • 3,2022 bedrooms
  • 4,3203 bedrooms
  • 5674 bedrooms
  • 2475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Walton County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Walton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Walton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 237no vehicle
  • 4,2071 vehicle
  • 10,1542 vehicles
  • 5,0963 vehicles
  • 1,4204 vehicles
  • 7605+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Walton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Walton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 542no vehicle
  • 4,3781 vehicle
  • 3,3372 vehicles
  • 9143 vehicles
  • 694 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.7% of Walton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Georgia.

Walton County:

89.7%
State average:

85.1%

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

  • This state: 64,498
  • Other state: 21,789
  • Northeast: 5,188
  • Midwest: 4,179
  • South: 10,555
  • West: 1,867
Year householders moved into unit in Walton County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Walton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 63.3%Electricity
  • 31.0%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 75.7%Electricity
  • 19.3%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 700
Here:

6.4%
Georgia:

8.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 134
Here:

2.4%
Georgia:

9.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 710
Here:

17.7%
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

Walton County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,898,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,005,000
    Sewerage: $4,186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $559,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $620,000
    General - Other: $465,000
    Local Fire Protection: $102,000
    Regular Highways: $96,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,374,000
    General - Other: $8,223,000
    Regular Highways: $6,689,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,677,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,234,000
    Water Utilities: $5,313,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,950,000
    Financial Administration: $3,460,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,687,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,158,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,776,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,136,000
    Health - Other: $1,087,000
    Libraries: $342,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $293,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $259,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $92,000
    Sewerage: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $79,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,245,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $3,405,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $52,000
    Other - Water Utilities: $37,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $609,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,667,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,469,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,168,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $51,250,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,970,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,002,000
    Special Assessments: $496,000
    General Revenue - Other: $421,000
    Rents: $171,000
    Interest Earnings: $73,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Sale of Property: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $862,000
    Police Protection: $557,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    General Public Building: $115,000
    Correctional Institutions: $114,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $11,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,562,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,234,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $51,250,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,964,000
    General Local Government Support: $138,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,958,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,955,000
    Other License: $600,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $483,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $255,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $181,000
    Other: $90,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $24,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,051,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,276,000

Walton County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,898,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,005,000
    Sewerage: $4,186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $559,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $620,000
    General - Other: $465,000
    Local Fire Protection: $102,000
    Regular Highways: $96,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,374,000
    General - Other: $8,223,000
    Regular Highways: $6,689,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,677,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,234,000
    Water Utilities: $5,313,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,950,000
    Financial Administration: $3,460,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,687,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,158,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,776,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,136,000
    Health - Other: $1,087,000
    Libraries: $342,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $293,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $259,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $92,000
    Sewerage: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $79,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,245,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $3,405,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $52,000
    Other - Water Utilities: $37,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $609,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,667,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,469,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,168,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $51,250,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,970,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,002,000
    Special Assessments: $496,000
    General Revenue - Other: $421,000
    Rents: $171,000
    Interest Earnings: $73,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Sale of Property: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $862,000
    Police Protection: $557,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    General Public Building: $115,000
    Correctional Institutions: $114,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $11,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,562,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,234,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $51,250,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,964,000
    General Local Government Support: $138,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,958,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,955,000
    Other License: $600,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $483,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $255,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $181,000
    Other: $90,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $24,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,051,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,276,000

Walton County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,898,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,005,000
    Sewerage: $4,186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $559,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $620,000
    General - Other: $465,000
    Local Fire Protection: $102,000
    Regular Highways: $96,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,374,000
    General - Other: $8,223,000
    Regular Highways: $6,689,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,677,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,234,000
    Water Utilities: $5,313,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,950,000
    Financial Administration: $3,460,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,687,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,158,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,776,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,136,000
    Health - Other: $1,087,000
    Libraries: $342,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $293,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $259,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $92,000
    Sewerage: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $79,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,245,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $3,405,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $52,000
    Other - Water Utilities: $37,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $609,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,667,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,469,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,168,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $51,250,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,970,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,002,000
    Special Assessments: $496,000
    General Revenue - Other: $421,000
    Rents: $171,000
    Interest Earnings: $73,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Sale of Property: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $862,000
    Police Protection: $557,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    General Public Building: $115,000
    Correctional Institutions: $114,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $11,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,562,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,234,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $51,250,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,964,000
    General Local Government Support: $138,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,958,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,955,000
    Other License: $600,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $483,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $255,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $181,000
    Other: $90,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $24,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,051,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,276,000

Walton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,898,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,005,000
    Sewerage: $4,186,000
    Solid Waste Management: $559,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $620,000
    General - Other: $465,000
    Local Fire Protection: $102,000
    Regular Highways: $96,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,374,000
    General - Other: $8,223,000
    Regular Highways: $6,689,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,677,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,234,000
    Water Utilities: $5,313,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,950,000
    Financial Administration: $3,460,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,687,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,158,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,776,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,136,000
    Health - Other: $1,087,000
    Libraries: $342,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $293,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $259,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $92,000
    Sewerage: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $79,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,245,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $3,405,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $52,000
    Other - Water Utilities: $37,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $609,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,667,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,469,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,168,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $51,250,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $51,250,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,970,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,002,000
    Special Assessments: $496,000
    General Revenue - Other: $421,000
    Rents: $171,000
    Interest Earnings: $73,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Sale of Property: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $862,000
    Police Protection: $557,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    General Public Building: $115,000
    Correctional Institutions: $114,000
    Parks and Recreation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $11,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,562,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,234,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $51,250,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,964,000
    General Local Government Support: $138,000
  • Tax - Property: $30,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,958,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,955,000
    Other License: $600,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $483,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $255,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $181,000
    Other: $90,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $24,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,051,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,276,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,383
  • Number of aged recipients: 135
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,248
  • Number of recipients under 18: 180
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 892
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 311
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 518
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 623
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED423$141,742305$142,1571,630$173,59965$57,138232$109,89727$82,778
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED23$135,7838$100,875136$162,6549$30,7787$116,7146$59,833
APPLICATIONS DENIED76$132,44768$140,691759$179,37576$55,47441$99,95138$73,079
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN61$150,88548$145,104597$177,18313$55,61528$101,0369$79,222
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$154,00012$199,333129$178,7523$15,6672$215,5002$61,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED41$177,61052$221,6732$193,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$246,47428$214,4644$212,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$214,90013$243,9230$01$85,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$199,0003$262,6670$01$85,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$284,0000$00$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Walton, GA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Walton, GA - Value
Most common first names in Walton County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James28671.4 years
William26075.2 years
Mary24878.6 years
John21273.9 years
Robert17670.5 years
Willie11873.2 years
George10974.0 years
Annie10880.5 years
Charles9970.8 years
Thomas9672.5 years
Most common last names in Walton County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith18472.7 years
Brown12373.8 years
Jones10673.8 years
Malcom10477.1 years
Davis8873.4 years
Peters8576.2 years
Johnson7474.3 years
Jackson7071.1 years
Thompson6677.8 years
Williams6272.3 years
Businesses in Walton County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Kroger2
Ace Hardware2La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts2Lane Furniture1
Applebee's1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone3McDonald's3
Baskin-Robbins1Nike2
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza2
Burger King1Penske1
CVS3PetSmart1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut2
Chick-Fil-A2Popeyes1
Church's Chicken1Publix Super Markets2
Dairy Queen2RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts1Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx9SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Sears1
GNC2Sprint Nextel1
GameStop1Starbucks2
Goodwill2Subway3
H&R Block3T-Mobile3
Hardee's2Taco Bell2
Home Depot2U-Haul9
IHOP2UPS7
Jimmy John's1Waffle House5
Jones New York1Walgreens2
KFC2Walmart2
Kincaid1Wendy's3

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