Demographics

People

Total Population753
Male Share of the Population37.8%
Female Share of the Population62.2%
Senior Citizens60.7%
Employed Population 16+170
Age of the Population68

Families

% of people married38.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher46.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,781
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$9,792

Wealth

Median Family Income$78,875
% Above Poverty Level91.4%
% Below Poverty Level8.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone61.2%
Median Gross Rent$613
Median House Value$210,400

Ancestry

English15%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.1%
Irish10.1%
German8%
Scottish6.9%
French Except Basque5.3%
Italian4.4%
Polish3.3%
Greek2.4%
Dutch2.1%
Czech1.3%
Welsh1.2%
Norwegian1.1%
Swedish1.1%
Swiss0.8%
Hungarian0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Danishn0.4%
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Hiawassee Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyTowns 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
Blairsville625$28,889
Clayton1,838$37,750
Dillard372$47,250
Helen390$83,333
Tiger512$41,563
Young Harris1,033$36,500

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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