Ellijay Information

Ellijay Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ellijay, GA

General Ellijay Information

State: Georgia

County: Gilmer County

Close cities: Atlanta, GA, East Ellijay, GA, Blue Ridge, GA, Portal, GA, Cherrylog, GA, Woodstock, GA, Ellijay, GA, Dillard, GA, Rocky Face, GA, Talking Rock, GA

Ellijay Population (census data)
Total 1,582 (-1.4% since 2000)
Male 763 (48.2%)
Female 819 (51.8%)

Population Density: 591 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.4 (US Avg is 100)

Ellijay Elevation: 1,360 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.68 square miles

Median Household Income: $25,188

Zip Codes: 30540, and 30536.

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Ellijay Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (71.4%)
  • Hispanic (25.2%)
  • Other race (12.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Black (1.4%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (16.3%)
  • Irish (6.6%)
  • English (5.7%)
  • German (3.7%)
  • Polish (1.6%)
  • Italian (1.3%)
Foriegn Born: 329 people (20.8%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Ellijay Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks,
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University

Ellijay School Information

High Schools
Gilmer High School (408 Bobcat Trail, Ellijay, GA, 30540 - Gilmer County District)
Middle Schools
Gilmer Middle School (1860 South Main Street, Ellijay, GA, 30540 - Gilmer County District)
Elementary Schools
Ellijay Elementary School (32 McCutchen Street, Ellijay, GA, 30540 - Gilmer County District)
Mountain View Elementary (350 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA, 30540 - Gilmer County District)
Oakland Elementary School (8264 Highway 52 East, Ellijay, GA, 30540 - Gilmer County District)
Other/Private Schools
Ellijay Primary School (196 McCutchen Street, Ellijay, GA, 30540 - Gilmer County District)

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