Demographics

People

Total Population3,079
Male Share of the Population55.7%
Female Share of the Population44.3%
Senior Citizens24.2%
Employed Population 16+1,504
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married53.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher51.1%
Median Earnings25+$45,068
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,033
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$81,492
% Above Poverty Level84.2%
% Below Poverty Level15.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home16%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone21.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,182
Median House Value$493,800

Ancestry

English18.3%
Irish17%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.3%
German12.3%
Scottish5.5%
Italian4.3%
Ukrainian3%
Polish2.9%
French Except Basque2%
Welsh1.2%
Canadian0.8%
Dutch0.7%
Portuguese0.7%
West Indian0.6%
Jamaican0.6%
Russian0.3%
Romanian0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
Nigerian0.1%
African0.1%
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Tybee Island Almanac

CategoryValue
County Chatham County
Standard Zip Codes31328
Phone Area Codes912
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude32.01
Approximate Longitude-80.85

Tybee Island Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHILTON HEAD
Distance16 miles
Jan Temp37 to 58 F
Apr Temp53 to 74 F
Jul Temp73 to 88 F
Oct Temp57 to 76 F
Annual Precip52.5 inches
StationBEAUFORT WWTP
Distance29 miles
Jan Temp39 to 58 F
Apr Temp54 to 75 F
Jul Temp74 to 90 F
Oct Temp58 to 76 F
Annual Precip49.7 inches
StationFORT STEWART
Distance47.1 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp54 to 80 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp58 to 80 F
Annual Precip48.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Garden City8,961$44,659
Pooler22,477$82,138
Port Wentworth7,568$75,963
Savannah145,094$48,642
Thunderbolt2,637$55,000

Tybee Island Public Schools

Tybee Island Maritime Academy School
714 Lovell Ave
ZIP: 31328
(912) 395-4060
Primary
Total Enrollment 231
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Historic Tybee Island

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Hotel Tybee (Tybee Island, Savannah) between 1900 and 1910

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Hotel Tybee (Tybee Island, Savannah) between 1900 and 1910

Palmettoes on Tybee Island. c1901.

Tybee Island (palmettoes, Savannah) c1907

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