Questions about Effingham

Questions about Effingham

Posted in the Springfield Forum

looking for change

Kathleen, GA

#1 Aug 20, 2008
I'm thinking of moving South and was wondering about the crime rate, cost of living, area friendliness, etc. of your community. Can anyone give me some ideas? Thanks!

Waverly Hall, GA

#2 Sep 10, 2008
Effingham is a great place to live. I love the schools that my kids are in. You don't have to worry about kids shooting each other.

Tampa, FL

#3 Sep 10, 2008
I too am looking to relocate - how is the cost of living ?? Rent, food, gasoline ??

and the weather - I want a change of season but not the snow
Damn Ole Rebel

North Anson, ME

#4 Oct 7, 2008
You would really be happy up on Tiger Ridge...

Riceboro, GA

#5 Nov 21, 2008
Effingham is nice overall. Guyton has a bit of crime in certain parts of the city limits. Rincon and Springfield have a better hold on their crime. Cost of living isn't too bad. Gas runs around 1.80-2.20/gal. Rent/Lease/Mort depends on what you are looking for in a house. Most nice places are 700/month and up starting at 2 bedrooms. Electricity will run you about 100-250 a month depending on size of house and living habits. Springfield City will rape you for Water/Sewer/Trash Pickup! It's about $46 plus tax, and there's no way around it there. Other than that as long as you watch your speed while driving and don't do stupid stuff in any city limits you won't get in trouble.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Springfield Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Court date set for Rincon chief's traffic charges (May '15) Feb 22 Who_ peepers 2
News City of Pooler launches new cell phone app Feb 15 vondes 1
Beware of Pedophiles wearing robes (Mar '16) Jan '17 Sarah 4
Buddy Carter on Trump Dec '16 Tattle Tale 4
Immigration What Are They Thinking (Jan '16) Oct '16 Astonished 18
Best internet provider out by Griffin Lake Oct '16 KNSTIER 1
Looking for Fun? Sep '16 Carl 3

Springfield Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Springfield Mortgages