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.
Review the Geographical, Political and Spiritual Attributes of Georgia
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: Georgia has ranked 7th place in the CNBC's list of business friendly states.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Georgia employment in December 2023 was 5,363,487, unemployment was 182,513 or 3.4% of total jobs.