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People

Total Population 1,952
Male Share of the Population 46.4%
Female Share of the Population 53.6%
Senior Citizens 19.9%
Employed Population 16+ 627
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 43.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $41,389
% Above Poverty Level 62%
% Below Poverty Level 38%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37.7%
Median Gross Rent $610
Median House Value $131,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 39%
US/American 0%
English 7.8%
Irish 14.2%

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

Ellijay Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles N of Roswell, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 65 miles N of Atlanta, Georgia
County Gilmer
Standard Zip Codes 30536, 30540
Phone Area Codes 706
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.694
Longitude -84.482

Ellijay 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 JASPER 1 NNW
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 47 F
Apr Temp 46 to 69 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 47 to 69 F
Annual Precip 60.7 inches
Station DALTON
Distance 26.9 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 49 F
Apr Temp 47 to 72 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 56.5 inches
Station BLAIRSVILLE EXP STA
Distance 32.1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 47 F
Apr Temp 40 to 67 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 69 F
Annual Precip 58.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Blue Ridge 1,492 $41,420
Chatsworth 4,297 $59,055
East Ellijay 993 $33,750
Eton 1,122 $51,932
Jasper 3,715 $64,489
Morganton 375 $50,313

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

Ellijay Hospitals

NORTH GEORGIA MEDICAL CENTER
(Proprietary)
1362 SOUTH MAIN STREET
(706) 276-4741
Emergency Service: Yes

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Ellijay High Schools

GILMER HIGH SCHOOL
408 BOBCAT TRAIL
706-276-5080
A Title I School.
Serves 1,075 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.3

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