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Whitfield County
  • County in Georgia

Report Card

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

editorial

Whitfield County is located in Georgia with a population of 104,122. In Whitfield County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Whitfield County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Whitfield County are above average.

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Population
104,122

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$142,800
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$737
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    213.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    45.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    48.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    358.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,293.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    210.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    29%
    national  11%

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