Demographics

People

Total Population2,918
Male Share of the Population55.6%
Female Share of the Population44.4%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+1,169
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married53.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.6%
Median Earnings25+$25,868
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,701
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,946

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,972
% Above Poverty Level76.2%
% Below Poverty Level23.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.3%
Median Gross Rent$606
Median House Value$164,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)49.4%
Irish9.4%
English8.1%
German6.7%
Scottish3.5%
French Except Basque2%
Italian1.7%
Dutch1.7%
Welsh0.3%
Polish0.2%
Norwegian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Ellijay Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyGilmer County
Standard Zip Codes30536, 30540
Phone Area Codes706
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.66
Approximate Longitude-84.33

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)

StationJASPER 1 NNW
Distance13.5 miles
Jan Temp29 to 47 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp47 to 69 F
Annual Precip60.7 inches
StationDALTON
Distance26.9 miles
Jan Temp30 to 49 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 89 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip56.5 inches
StationBLAIRSVILLE EXP STA
Distance32.1 miles
Jan Temp25 to 47 F
Apr Temp40 to 67 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 69 F
Annual Precip58.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blue Ridge1,242$56,688
Chatsworth4,271$51,534
East Ellijay669$41,667
Eton1,094$61,250
Jasper3,796$54,348
Morganton277$35,417

Ellijay Hospitals

North Georgia Medical Center
1362 South Main Street

Ellijay Public Schools

Clear Creek Middle School
1020 Clear Creek Rd
ZIP: 30536
(706) 276-5150
Middle
Total Enrollment 672
Ellijay Elementary School
32 Mccutchen St
ZIP: 30540
(706) 276-5020
Primary
Total Enrollment 701
Ellijay Primary School
196 Mccutchen St
ZIP: 30540
(706) 276-5010
Primary
Total Enrollment 617
Gilmer High School
408 Bobcat Trl
ZIP: 30540
(706) 276-5080
High
Total Enrollment 1210
Gilmer Middle School
1860 S Main St
ZIP: 30540
(706) 276-5030
Middle
Total Enrollment 604
Mountain Innovation Program
1860 S Main St
ZIP: 30540
(706) 276-5007
Mountain View Elementary
350 Calvin Jackson Dr
ZIP: 30540
(706) 276-5100
Primary
Total Enrollment 499

Ellijay Private Schools

Josephine Edwards Christian School
12472 Highway 515 N
ZIP: 30536
Elementary
Total Enrollment 19
Grace Christian School
164 Legion Rd
ZIP: 30540
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 34
North Georgia Christian Academy
191 Harold Pritchett Rd
ZIP: 30540
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 83
Pleasant Hills Montessori School
2228 Pleasant Gap Cir
ZIP: 30540
Elementary
Total Enrollment 10
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