Damascus, GA

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640 Vital Statistics. 25 Condition Alerts found.

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Damascus Profile


Overview

Damascus is a tiny city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 238 people and just one neighborhood, Damascus is the 449th largest community in Georgia.

Occupations and Workforce

Damascus is a blue-collar town, with 49.37% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Damascus is a city of construction workers and builders, production and manufacturing workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Damascus who work in management occupations (15.19%), office and administrative support (7.59%), and community and social services (7.59%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Overall, Damascus’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Damascus has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Damascus a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

In Damascus, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.59 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Damascus is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Damascus Demographics

The population of Damascus has a very low overall level of education: only 7.77% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Damascus in 2010 was $12,387, which is low income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $49,548 for a family of four. Damascus also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.45% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Damascus is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Damascus home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Damascus residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Damascus include Polish, German, English, and French .

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Look and Feel

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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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)

Crime
Damascus 0.101011101001110
Georgia 3.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Damascus 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Damascus 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

EARLY 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to GA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Early County Middle School
12053 Columbia St
Blakely, GA, 39823
06-08
Early County High School
12020 Columbia St
Blakely, GA, 39823
09-12
Early County Elementary School
283 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Blakely, GA, 39823
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 96.4% 62.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 96.4% 56.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.0%

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