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People

Total Population 642
Male Share of the Population 49.7%
Female Share of the Population 50.3%
Senior Citizens 7.8%
Employed Population 16+ 170
Age of the Population 21

Families

% of people married 13.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,750
% Above Poverty Level 80.1%
% Below Poverty Level 19.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 15.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 16.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.7%
Median Gross Rent $780
Median House Value $155,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 34.6%
US/American 0%
English 7.8%
Irish 5.1%

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

Waleska Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles NW of Roswell, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 40 miles N of Atlanta, Georgia
County Cherokee
Metro Area Atlanta
Standard Zip Codes 30183
Phone Area Codes 770
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.316
Longitude -84.552

Waleska 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 13.6 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 ALLATOONA DAM 2
Distance 14.6 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 50 F
Apr Temp 47 to 72 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 50 to 71 F
Annual Precip 51.9 inches
Station DALLAS 7 NE
Distance 25.7 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 50 F
Apr Temp 45 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 73 F
Annual Precip 54.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Waleska, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Lake Arrowhead (30183)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ball Ground 1,869 $70,500
Canton 24,305 $51,280
Fairmount 841 $39,250
Holly Springs 9,979 $81,228
White 762 $38,500

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

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