GA

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

About Waynesboro, GA

Waynesboro, GA is located in Burke County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Waynesboro is about 5,422 with about 378 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 16,257.

The Average Home Value is $94,000.00, which is roughly 33% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 50% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,025.00, which is roughly 13% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 25% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Waynesboro is about 3.7%.

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

Burke County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 3.52% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 50.54%
Democratic: 48.76%
Libertarian: 0.7%


Nearby Locations

Girard, GA (3.69 mi.)
Keysville, GA (10.71 mi.)
Midville, GA (17.04 mi.)
Sardis, GA (17.05 mi.)
Hephzibah, GA (17.66 mi.)
Matthews, GA (17.66 mi.)
Wrens, GA (17.66 mi.)
Blythe, GA (18.52 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 30830
Latitude : 33.089930
Longitude : -81.999062
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 234 ft.
Area Code(s) : 706, 762

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.71
Male Population Estimate : 40.63%
Female Population Estimate : 45.27%
Median Age : 33.3
Male Median Age : 31.0
Female Median Age : 35.1

White Population Estimate : 35.32%
Black Population Estimate : 49.73%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.77%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.44%
Other Population Estimate : 0.95%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Waynesboro specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Burke County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Burke County: About 620 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Burke County is about 67% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 54% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.