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People

Total Population 1,937
Male Share of the Population 44.2%
Female Share of the Population 55.8%
Senior Citizens 14%
Employed Population 16+ 814
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 46.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 29.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,194
% Above Poverty Level 82.2%
% Below Poverty Level 17.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 6.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 36.3%
Median Gross Rent $817
Median House Value $123,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.2%
US/American 0%
English 14%
Irish 17.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Clarkesville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 45 miles N of Athens, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 77 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia
County Habersham
Standard Zip Codes 30523
Phone Area Codes 706
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.612
Longitude -83.525

Clarkesville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CORNELIA
Distance 6.6 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 49 F
Apr Temp 44 to 69 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 60.2 inches
Station CLAYTON 1 SSW
Distance 19 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 49 F
Apr Temp 41 to 69 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 73.3 inches
Station LONGCREEK
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 50 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 62.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Baldwin 3,467 $33,750
Cornelia 4,199 $35,781
Demorest 1,842 $50,430
Mount Airy 1,233 $52,330
Tallulah Falls 90 $53,375
Toccoa 8,302 $45,028

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Clarkesville Public Libraries

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Northeast Georgia Regional Library System
178 EAST GREEN STREET
Clarkesville, Georgia
(706) 754-0416

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