Gainesville, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Gainesville, Georgia Info Snack

Population
39,991
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$219,300
Median Income
$51,520
Median Rent
$941

Gainesville SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8

Gainesville, GA Crime Report

1,438
Total Crimes
3,476.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
40.35%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gainesville
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,438 3,476.1 2,716.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 158 381.9 340.7 366.7
Murder 1 2.4 6.2 5.0
Robbery 36 87.0 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 101 244.2 232.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,280 3,094.2 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 163 394.0 372.1 340.5
Larceny 1,027 2,482.6 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 90 217.6 223.9 219.9

Gainesville, GA Cost Of Living

98
Gainesville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Gainesville Georgia National Average
Overall 98 94 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 109 97 100
Housing 83 86 100
Transportation 108 97 100
Utilities 86 93 100

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Rankings for Gainesville in Georgia

Map Of Gainesville, GA

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Population over time in Gainesville

Year Population % Change
2019 39,991 3.5%
2018 38,624 3.6%
2017 37,291 -1.6%
2016 37,906 2.1%
2015 37,115 6.2%
2014 34,938 1.5%
2013 34,429 1.4%
2012 33,969 1.4%
2011 33,511 1.9%
2010 32,881 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gainesville

White
39.3% (15,705)
African American
15.3% (6,126)
American Indian
0.1% (34)
Asian
2.2% (871)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (185)
Two Or More
2.0% (790)
Hispanic
40.7% (16,280)
Race Gainesville GA USA
White 39.3% 52.7% 60.7%
African American 15.3% 31.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 3.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 40.7% 9.5% 18.0%

Gender in Gainesville

Female
54.0% (21,605)
Male
46.0% (18,386)
Gender Gainesville GA USA
Female 54.0% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gainesville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
15.0% (5,998)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (3,999)
High School / GED
26.0% (10,397)
Some College
16.0% (6,398)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,799)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (6,398)
Master's Degree
6.0% (2,399)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,199)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (399)
Education Gainesville GA USA
< 9th Grade 15.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gainesville, Georgia

Less than $10,000
5.4% (216,264)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (165,803)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (458,361)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (549,072)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (545,768)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (820,905)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (389,877)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (475,482)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (142,674)
$200,000 or more
5.9% (234,887)
Income Gainesville GA USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 9.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 12.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 12.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.9% 6.5% 7.7%

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