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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B+
Floyd County is located in Georgia with a population of 96,471. Living in Floyd County offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Floyd County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Floyd County are above average.
Population
96,471

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$126,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$711
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Floyd County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    455.9
    282.7
  • Murder
    8
    6.1
  • Rape
    18.7
    40.7
  • Robbery
    85.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    749.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    3,084.4
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    162.6
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    13%

Working in Floyd County

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$46,096
National
$55,322

Floyd County Reviews

2 reviews
I disagree with the other person. I lived in southern Floyd county for 20+ years and felt very safe. Some communities have their problems but who doesn't.
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This used to be a nice place to live but over the past few years it's turned into lil Atlanta!! So much more drugs, murders and thefts! I want my hometown back 😭😭😭