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Laurens County
  • County in Georgia

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade B+
  3. Nightlife
    grade B
  4. Good for Families
    grade B
  5. Diversity
    grade A minus
  6. Jobs
    grade B
  7. Weather
    grade B+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade C+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade C
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

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Laurens County is located in Georgia with a population of 47,404. In Laurens County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Laurens County and residents tend to be conservative.

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Population
47,404

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$99,600
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$622
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    37%
  • Own
    63%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    391.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    18.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    31.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    198.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    864.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,344.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    186.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    9%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    41%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    national  11%

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