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Demographics

People

Total Population887
Male Share of the Population41.5%
Female Share of the Population58.5%
Senior Citizens49%
Employed Population 16+255
Age of the Population65

Families

% of people married45.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.3%
Median Earnings25+$20,833
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$9,405

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,417
% Above Poverty Level77.5%
% Below Poverty Level22.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home9.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone53.6%
Median Gross Rent$577
Median House Value$217,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.6%
Irish12%
English11.6%
German11.3%
French Except Basque5.3%
Scottish5.2%
Italian3.5%
Canadian2.5%
Swedish2.1%
Polish1.7%
Welsh1.6%
Greek1.5%
Dutch1.5%
Czech1.1%
Swiss0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Russian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
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Hiawassee Almanac

CategoryValue
County Towns County
Standard Zip Codes30546
Phone Area Codes706
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.94
Approximate Longitude-83.75

Hiawassee Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBLAIRSVILLE EXP STA
Distance12.9 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
StationANDREWS
Distance17.9 miles
Jan Temp25 to 49 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 71 F
Annual Precip66.1 inches
StationCLAYTON 1 SSW
Distance21.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 49 F
Apr Temp41 to 69 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip73.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blairsville729$24,444
Clayton1,872$35,859
Dillard375$56,667
Helen320$45,417
Tiger418$26,111
Young Harris1,027$31,518

Hiawassee Hospitals

Chatuge Regional Hospital
110 East Main Street

Hiawassee Public Schools

Towns County Elementary School
1150 Konahetah Rd
ZIP: 30546
(706) 896-4131
Primary
Total Enrollment 500
Towns County High School
1400 Highway 76 E
ZIP: 30546
(706) 896-4131
High
Total Enrollment 339
Towns County Middle School
1400 Highway 76 E
ZIP: 30546
(706) 896-4131
Middle
Total Enrollment 245

Hiawassee Private Schools

Eastgate Life Academy
227 Chatuge Way
ZIP: 30546
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 27
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