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People

Total Population 1,579
Male Share of the Population 46.6%
Female Share of the Population 53.4%
Senior Citizens 17.9%
Employed Population 16+ 587
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 47.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.3%
Median Earnings25+ $24,282
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $12,955
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,716

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,738
% Above Poverty Level 64.9%
% Below Poverty Level 35.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37.5%
Median Gross Rent $625
Median House Value $151,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 36%
US/American 0%
English 9.8%
Irish 14.8%

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 1,387 $39,773
Chatsworth 4,285 $45,033
East Ellijay 997 $31,563
Eton 879 $51,250
Jasper 3,691 $51,351
Morganton 345 $53,750

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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