Folkston Information

Folkston Information

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

General Folkston Information

State: Georgia

County: Charlton County

Close cities: West Green, GA, Waynesville, GA, Woodbine, GA, Hoboken, GA, Folkston, GA, Kingsland, GA, Waycross, GA, Nahunta, GA, White Oak, GA, Homeland, GA

Folkston Population (census data)
Total 2,250
Male 1,013 (45.0%)
Female 1,237 (55.0%)

Population Density: 626 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.3 (US Avg is 100)

Folkston Elevation: 81 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.60 square miles

Median Household Income: $24,783

Zip Codes: 31537.

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Folkston Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (51.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (46.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (10.5%)
  • English (9.8%)
  • Irish (5.6%)
  • German (2.3%)
  • Scottish (2.2%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.5%)

Local Folkston Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Jacksonville Jaguars
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks,
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Jacksonville University, Savannah State University

Folkston School Information

High Schools
Charlton County High School (500 Indian Trail, Folkston, GA, 31537 - Charlton County District)
Elementary Schools
Bethune Elementary School (Sixth Street Extension, Folkston, GA, 31537 - Charlton County District)
Folkston Elementary School (Highway 121, Folkston, GA, 31537 - Charlton County District)

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