Jesup Information

Jesup Information

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

General Jesup Information

State: Georgia

County: Wayne County

Close cities: Offerman, GA, Odum, GA, Bristol, GA, Patterson, GA, Allenhurst, GA, Hortense, GA, Ludowici, GA, Screven, GA

Jesup Population (census data)
Total 10,181 (+7.4% since 2000)
Male 5,664 (55.6%)
Female 4,517 (44.4%)

Population Density: 616 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.0 (US Avg is 100)

Jesup Elevation: 102 feet above sea level

Land Area: 16.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,566

Zip Codes: 31546, 31599, 31545, and 31598.

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Jesup Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (50.0%)
  • Black (41.9%)
  • Hispanic (7.2%)
  • Other race (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.0%)
  • English (6.9%)
  • Irish (5.0%)
  • German (2.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.6%)
  • Dutch (1.2%)
Foriegn Born: 233 people (2.3%)
  • Latin America (66.7%)
  • Europe (16.7%)
  • Asia (16.7%)

Local Jesup Sports Teams

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

Jesup School Information

High Schools
Wayne County High School (One Jacket Drive, Jesup, GA, 31545 - Wayne County District)
Middle Schools
Arthur Williams Middle School (1175 South 301 Highway, Jesup, GA, 31545 - Wayne County District)
Martha Puckett Middle School (475 Durrence Road, Jesup, GA, 31545 - Wayne County District)
Elementary Schools
Bacon Elementary School (1425 West Orange Street, Jesup, GA, 31545 - Wayne County District)
Jesup Elementary School (642 East Plum Street, Jesup, GA, 31546 - Wayne County District)
Oak Vista Elementary School (710 West Pine, Jesup, GA, 31545 - Wayne County District)

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