Buckhead, GA

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Buckhead Profile


Overview

Buckhead is a tiny town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 183 people and just one neighborhood, Buckhead is the 466th largest community in Georgia.

Buckhead real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Buckhead house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Buckhead is a blue-collar town, with 41.53% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Buckhead is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buckhead who work in maintenance occupations (15.25%), office and administrative support (10.17%), and sales jobs (9.32%).

Also of interest is that Buckhead has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Buckhead is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Buckhead a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Buckhead has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Buckhead’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Buckhead has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Buckhead has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Buckhead than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Buckhead may be for you.

One downside of living in Buckhead, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.69 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small town, Buckhead doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Buckhead Demographics

The population of Buckhead overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Buckhead, 22.49% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Buckhead in 2018 was $19,885, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,540 for a family of four.

Buckhead is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Buckhead home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Buckhead residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Buckhead include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Buckhead is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source
Real Estate Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Buckhead, GA HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source
Demographics Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source
Crime Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 28.3
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Source
School Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

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Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to GA* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Morgan County Elementary School
1640 Old Buckhead Rd
Madison, GA 30650
03-05
Morgan County High School
1231 College Dr
Madison, GA 30650
09-12
Morgan County Middle School
920 Pearl St
Madison, GA 30650
06-08
Morgan County Primary School
993 East Ave
Madison, GA 30650
PK-02
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

MORGAN COUNTY


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District Quality Compared to Georgia

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Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.8% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.7% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 5.3%

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