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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    NG
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B+
Appling is a town in Georgia with a population of 771. Appling is in Columbia County and is one of the best places to live in Georgia. Living in Appling offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Appling and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Appling are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$175,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$579
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    12%
  • Own
    88%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    6%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    20%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    13%

Working in Appling

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$58,311
National
$55,322
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Appling Reviews

2 reviews
Appling is a small country town, it is very peace full. There isn't any thing really to dislike about Appling. Overall experience is great! I've lived there all my life and still love it today!
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This is an unincorperated town of a few thousand. It is growing, there is now a traffic light and a Dollar Tree store. Most of the new housing builds are in highend subdivisions. This town is about 20 minutes to Strom Thurmond lake and about 30 to Fort Gordon. The property taxes are very high.