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People

Total Population 1,280
Male Share of the Population 42.7%
Female Share of the Population 57.3%
Senior Citizens 14.5%
Employed Population 16+ 498
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 58.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 26%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,500
% Above Poverty Level 72.6%
% Below Poverty Level 27.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 14.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27.3%
Median Gross Rent $753
Median House Value $114,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 51.3%
US/American 0.2%
English 3.5%
Irish 9.5%

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

Comer Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 16 miles NE of Athens, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 75 miles E of Atlanta, Georgia
County Madison
Metro Area Athens
Standard Zip Codes 30629
Phone Area Codes 706
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.063
Longitude -83.125

Comer 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 ATHENS BEN EPPS AP
Distance 14.3 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 51 F
Apr Temp 49 to 73 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 73 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station ELBERTON 2 N
Distance 16.9 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 51 F
Apr Temp 44 to 73 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station COMMERCE 4 NNW
Distance 24.8 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 51 F
Apr Temp 46 to 73 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 52.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bowman 842 $34,120
Carlton 355 $53,750
Colbert 663 $51,250
Danielsville 912 $49,808
Hull 239 $36,094

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

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