GA

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

About Pelham, GA

Pelham, GA is located in Mitchell County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Pelham is about 3,334 with about 328 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 9,927.

The Average Home Value is $90,000.00, which is roughly 36% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 52% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,136.00, which is roughly 21% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 32% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Pelham is about 19.8%.

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

Mitchell County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 19.05% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 55.06%
Democratic: 44.57%
Libertarian: 0.37%


Nearby Locations

Meigs, GA (6.31 mi.)
Camilla, GA (7.94 mi.)
Sale City, GA (11.11 mi.)
Hartsfield, GA (12.51 mi.)
Whigham, GA (16.13 mi.)
Baconton, GA (17.17 mi.)
Cairo, GA (17.50 mi.)
Coolidge, GA (18.76 mi.)
Doerun, GA (19.02 mi.)
Ochlocknee, GA (19.07 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 31779
Latitude : 31.102720
Longitude : -84.214412
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 268 ft.
Area Code(s) : 229

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.61
Male Population Estimate : 56.15%
Female Population Estimate : 43.85%
Median Age : 37.3
Male Median Age : 36.0
Female Median Age : 39.6

White Population Estimate : 51.48%
Black Population Estimate : 47.05%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.69%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.33%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.64%
Other Population Estimate : 1.40%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Pelham specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Mitchell County: About 10 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Mitchell County: About 262 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Mitchell County is about 59% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 9% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.