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People

Total Population 1,452
Male Share of the Population 49.7%
Female Share of the Population 50.3%
Senior Citizens 7.9%
Employed Population 16+ 596
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 52.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.3%
Median Earnings25+ $33,052
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $6,071
Median Earnings With High School Degree $35,170

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,750
% Above Poverty Level 82.8%
% Below Poverty Level 17.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 15.5%
Median Gross Rent $581
Median House Value $126,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 60.1%
US/American 0%
English 6.9%
Irish 9.4%

Homer Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 26 miles N of Athens, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 65 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia
County Banks
Standard Zip Codes 30547
Phone Area Codes 706
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.333
Longitude -83.499

Homer 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 COMMERCE 4 NNW
Distance 4.7 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
Station CORNELIA
Distance 12.8 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 WINDER 1 SSE
Distance 27.2 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 50 F
Apr Temp 45 to 72 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 49 to 71 F
Annual Precip 49.6 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
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Commerce 6,535 $41,855
Cornelia 4,187 $35,658
Gillsville 267 $69,375
Lula 2,771 $53,553
Maysville 2,079 $44,000
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Homer High Schools

BANKS COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
10174 HIGHWAY 441 SOUTH
706-677-2221
Serves 648 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.9

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