The typical Georgian is taxed at a rate of 0.83% for property, a maximum of 6.00% for income and up to 4.00% for sales. Compared to the national averages Georgia earns a score of average for property taxes, average for income taxes and average for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Georgia with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
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Georgia has approximately 10,313,620 residents. A common term for people in Georgia is "Georgian". Within this population there are around 130,814 births and 82,029 deaths per year. Approximately 76.8% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.7% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Georgia are on the market for 69 days. The Market Health Index for Georgia is 5.10. Georgia has one of the top ten largest income disparities between the wealthiest and poorest counties. Forsyth is the wealthiest of all counties in Georgia. The least wealthy of all counties in Georgia is Stewart.
Daily state facts: Sometimes confused with a country at the intersection of Europe and Asia, the great state of Georgia is located on the east coast. Unlike the country of Georgia where official languages are Georgian and Abkhaz, most residents of the great state of Georgia speak American style English.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Georgia employment in August 2020 was 4,906,586, unemployment was 272,739 or 5.6% of total jobs.