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Sylvania,GA index of house prices

Total population: 2,539 (Urban population: 2,346 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 250 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 1,242 (1,021 occupied: 548 owner occupied, 477 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

47%
State:

38%

Housing density: 328 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $94,550.

Median contract rent in 2016: $195 (lower quartile is $212, upper quartile is $306)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $435


Median gross rent in Sylvania, GA in 2016: $586

Housing units in Sylvania with a mortgage: 276 (0 second mortgage, 14 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 280

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $46,408

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,999

Median monthly housing costs: $642


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Sylvania, Georgia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,872 (it was $62,800 in 2000)
Sylvania:

$88,872
Georgia:

$166,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,239 - $137,332

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $112,062
Here:

$112,062
State:

$234,633

Mobile homes: $40,166
Here:

$40,166
State:

$71,595
Median year house/condo built: 1962

Median year apartment built: 1976

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,587
  • In family households: 2,075 (280 male householders, 358 female householders)
    409 spouses, 705 children (593 natural, 0 adopted, 122 stepchildren), 100 grandchildren, 53 brothers or sisters, 32 parents, 90 other relatives, 43 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 387 (165 male householders (165 living alone)), 219 female householders (219 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 123

Size of family households: 331 2-persons, 155 3-persons, 76 4-persons, 38 5-persons, 24 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 385 1-person.

205 married couples with children.
272 single-parent households (69 men, 203 women).

98.9% of residents of Sylvania speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (25% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 50% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 27 (1.0%)
(74.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.0
State:

4.7

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sylvania, Georgia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 552 bedrooms
  • 3693 bedrooms
  • 824 bedrooms
  • 325+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sylvania population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sylvania, Georgia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1101 bedroom
  • 1512 bedrooms
  • 1713 bedrooms
  • 434 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sylvania population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Sylvania in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 18no vehicle
  • 2081 vehicle
  • 2312 vehicles
  • 603 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sylvania population

Cars and other vehicles available in Sylvania in renter-occupied apartments

  • 122no vehicle
  • 1881 vehicle
  • 1342 vehicles
  • 283 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sylvania population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sylvania, Georgia:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 04 rooms
  • 735 rooms
  • 1116 rooms
  • 1927 rooms
  • 798 rooms
  • 929+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sylvania population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sylvania, Georgia:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 343 rooms
  • 1474 rooms
  • 1205 rooms
  • 1126 rooms
  • 217 rooms
  • 88 rooms
  • 339+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sylvania population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Sylvania, GA household income distribution

  • Sylvania, GA household income distribution
  • 107Less than $10,000
  • 124$10,000 to $14,999
  • 78$15,000 to $19,999
  • 81$20,000 to $24,999
  • 43$25,000 to $29,999
  • 74$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 48$40,000 to $44,999
  • 11$45,000 to $49,999
  • 104$50,000 to $59,999
  • 104$60,000 to $74,999
  • 131$75,000 to $99,999
  • 20$100,000 to $124,999
  • 18$125,000 to $149,999
  • 7$150,000 to $199,999
  • 6$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sylvania, GA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sylvania, GA
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 8$10,000 to $14,999
  • 11$15,000 to $19,999
  • 12$20,000 to $24,999
  • 32$30,000 to $34,999
  • 48$40,000 to $49,999
  • 50$50,000 to $59,999
  • 19$60,000 to $69,999
  • 26$70,000 to $79,999
  • 48$80,000 to $89,999
  • 21$90,000 to $99,999
  • 55$100,000 to $124,999
  • 50$125,000 to $149,999
  • 20$150,000 to $174,999
  • 19$175,000 to $199,999
  • 4$200,000 to $249,999
  • 27$250,000 to $299,999
  • 11$300,000 to $399,999
  • 6$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sylvania, GA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sylvania, GA
  • 5Less than $100
  • 18$100 to $149
  • 62$150 to $199
  • 39$200 to $249
  • 28$250 to $299
  • 53$300 to $349
  • 21$350 to $399
  • 13$400 to $449
  • 29$450 to $499
  • 40$500 to $549
  • 4$550 to $599
  • 21$650 to $699
  • 29$700 to $749
  • 4$750 to $799
  • 7$800 to $899
  • 55No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 112010 or later
  • 32000 to 2009
  • 41990 to 1999
  • 101980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 7Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Sylvania population
Sylvania commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 61
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 307
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 139
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 106
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 54
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 16
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 95
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 11
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 3
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 86
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 92
  • 90 or more minutes: 30
Sylvania, GA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 69.7%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)

Sylvania mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,119 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 250 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 30 (1%)
  • Taxi: 17 (1%)
  • Walked: 69 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 144
 German: 144
 English: 104
 Irish: 86
 British: 40
 Scotch-Irish: 25
 Scottish: 16
 European: 14
 African: 11
 Italian: 3
 Austrian: 3
 Polish: 3
 Russian: 3

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

  • 59%Vietnam
  • 19%Philippines
  • 11%Russia
  • 4%Mexico
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland

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

  • This state: 2,113
  • Other state: 412
  • Northeast: 20
  • Midwest: 50
  • South: 322
  • West: 22

81% of Sylvania residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 93% lived in Georgia.

Sylvania:

81.5%
State average:

83.6%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 8
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 10
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 47
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 33
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 5
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 372
  • Less than 1 year of college: 9
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 125
  • Associate degree: 14
  • Bachelor's degree: 80
  • Master's degree: 16
  • Professional school degree: 14
  • Doctorate degree: 31

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 18
  • 5th and 6th grade: 5
  • 7th and 8th grade: 24
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 30
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 16
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 302
  • Less than 1 year of college: 46
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 208
  • Associate degree: 88
  • Bachelor's degree: 140
  • Master's degree: 38
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 1.3%Males
  • 2.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 19.7%Females
Sylvania marital status for males
Sylvania marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 884
  • Two: 111
  • 3 or 4: 67
  • 20 to 49: 27
  • Mobile homes: 150

Median worth of mobile homes: $34,879

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 21 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sylvania:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sylvania
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (72.3%)
  • Utility gas (28.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.2%)
  • Electricity (71.7%)
  • Utility gas (25.4%)
  • No fuel used (2.1%)
  • Wood (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

4.4%
Georgia:

9.5%

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

0.0%
Georgia:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 13
Here:

12.7%
Georgia:

18.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)