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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    C-
Bethlehem is a town in Georgia with a population of 863. Bethlehem is in Barrow County. Living in Bethlehem offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Bethlehem there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Bethlehem and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Bethlehem are above average.
About Bethlehem...
Population
863

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$112,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,033
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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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
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Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    20%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    7%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    13%

Working in Bethlehem

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$48,200
National
$55,322
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Bethlehem Reviews

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I've lived in Bethlehem, Ga for about 20 years and one of the biggest things I want to change is sidewalks for the city. The city is expanding, we have movie theaters, more gas stations, more restaurants, more shopping places.People need to exercise and people want to be able to ride bicycles and we should be able walk/ride bikes in the safety of the city so I would definitely encourage our city to find time to expand the city but expand the city with side walks.
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My ratings may not accurately display my love for my hometown. My experience in Bethlehem has been a very fulfilling one, and I think it is moving towards an even more enriching experience. The schools do not have the same opportunities as other larger counties, but they do have a staff that is passionate and inspiring. My perspectives comes from a white, low middle class female.
Bethlehem is a quickly growing area, with many things to offer. Even though it's changing, it still has an easy going, rural feel. It's nice to live near farms and only drive 10 minutes to go to the movies or grocery store, Bethlehem has that.