Homer Information

Homer Information

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

General Homer Information

State: Georgia

County: Banks County

Close cities: Gillsville, GA, Commerce, GA, Carnesville, GA, Maysville, GA, Baldwin, GA, Toccoa, GA, Alto, GA

Homer Population (census data)
Total 1,077 (+11.4% since 2000)
Male 526 (48.8%)
Female 551 (51.2%)

Population Density: 112 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.1 (US Avg is 100)

Homer Elevation: 820 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.59 square miles

Median Household Income: $43,539

Zip Codes: 30547.

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Homer Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (83.6%)
  • Black (11.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Other Asian (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (30.5%)
  • English (7.6%)
  • Irish (6.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.5%)
  • Scottish (3.4%)
  • French (2.5%)

Local Homer Sports Teams

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

Homer School Information

High Schools
Banks County High School (1486-A Historic Homer Highway, Homer, GA, 30547 - Banks County District)
Middle Schools
Banks County Middle School (712 Thompson Street, Homer, GA, 30547 - Banks County District)
Elementary Schools
Banks County Elementary School (180 Highway 51 South, Homer, GA, 30547 - Banks County District)
Other/Private Schools
Banks County Primary School (266 Highway 51 South, Homer, GA, 30547 - Banks County District)

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