GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Ft Oglethorpe, GA

Ft Oglethorpe, GA is located in Catoosa County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Ft Oglethorpe is about 7,622 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 9,263.

The Average Home Value is $119,600.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 37% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,846.00, which is roughly 12% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Ft Oglethorpe is about .

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Catoosa County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 72.46% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 77.22%
Democratic: 21.27%
Libertarian: 1.52%


Nearby Locations

Rossville, GA (2.54 mi.)
Rock Spring, GA (4.14 mi.)
Flintstone, GA (4.73 mi.)
Ringgold, GA (5.79 mi.)
Lookout Mtn, GA (6.09 mi.)
Chickamauga, GA (8.80 mi.)
Wildwood, GA (10.63 mi.)
Tunnel Hill, GA (13.99 mi.)
Trenton, GA (15.71 mi.)
Rising Fawn, GA (16.20 mi.)
Rocky Face, GA (16.76 mi.)
La Fayette, GA (17.08 mi.)
Cohutta, GA (17.62 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 30742
Latitude : 34.936216
Longitude : -85.243782
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 781 ft.
Area Code(s) : 706

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.28
Male Population Estimate : 44.17%
Female Population Estimate : 53.70%
Median Age : 37.0
Male Median Age : 33.4
Female Median Age : 40.6

White Population Estimate : 88.83%
Black Population Estimate : 6.13%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.87%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.70%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.21%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.02%
Other Population Estimate : 1.59%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Ft Oglethorpe specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Catoosa County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Catoosa County: About 260 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Catoosa County is about 29% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 10% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.