Hortense, GA

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Hortense Profile


Overview

Hortense is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 7,076 people and just one neighborhood, Hortense is the 112th largest community in Georgia.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Hortense, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.88% of Hortense’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hortense is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hortense who work in maintenance occupations (10.40%), sales jobs (8.45%), and office and administrative support (8.41%).

There are many members of the armed forces living in Hortense. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.

Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hortense is worth considering.

In Hortense, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.86 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

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

Hortense Demographics

The population of Hortense has a very low overall level of education: only 6.42% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Hortense in 2018 was $17,983, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,932 for a family of four. However, Hortense contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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


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

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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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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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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

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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)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Hortense VIOLENT CRIMES

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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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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

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to GA* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Atkinson Elementary School
4327 Highway 110 E
Waynesville, GA 31566
04-06
Brantley County High School
10804 Highway 82
Nahunta, GA 31553
09-12
Brantley County Middle School
10990 Highway 82
Nahunta, GA 31553
07-08
Nahunta Elementary School
9110 Main St S
Nahunta, GA 31553
04-06
Nahunta Primary School
479 School Cir
Nahunta, GA 31553
PK-03
Waynesville Primary School
5726 Old Waynesville Rd
Waynesville, GA 31566
PK-03
* 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:

BRANTLEY COUNTY


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.5% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 82.5% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.3%

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