Pelham Information

Pelham Information

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

General Pelham Information

State: Georgia

County: Mitchell County

Close cities: Camilla, GA, Cotton, GA, Pelham, GA, Meigs, GA, Sale City, GA, Ochlocknee, GA

Pelham Population (census data)
Total 3,896 (-6.7% since 2000)
Male 1,845 (47.4%)
Female 2,051 (52.6%)

Population Density: 962 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.0 (US Avg is 100)

Pelham Elevation: 365 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.05 square miles

Median Household Income: $22,723

Zip Codes: 31779.

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Pelham Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (56.1%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (41.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.8%)
  • English (6.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.5%)
  • German (3.2%)
  • Irish (3.0%)

Local Pelham Sports Teams

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

Pelham School Information

High Schools
Pelham High School (203 Mathewson Avenue, Pelham, GA, 31779 - Pelham City District)
Middle Schools
Pelham City Middle School (209 Mathewson Avenue, Pelham, GA, 31779 - Pelham City District)
Elementary Schools
Pelham Elementary School (534 Barrow Avenue, SW, Pelham, GA, 31779 - Pelham City District)
Shiver Elementary School (1847 Highway 93, Pelham, GA, 31797 - Grady County District)

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