Comer, Madison County, Georgia

Comer: City in Madison County, Georgia, USA

About

Comer is a city located in the county of Madison in the U.S. state of Georgia. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,126 and a population density of 133 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,302 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Comer

Population : 1,302 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
County : Madison County
Postal code : 30629
Phone Area Codes : 706
Area : 8.45 km2
Altitude : 702 feet / 214 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 17:24:42 (6th February 2023)
Density : 154 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 13.52% (2010-2020)
Comer locator map
Location of Comer on Georgia map.
Main street Comer GA image
Main street Comer GA
Main street Comer GA image

Geography

Comer is located at 34°3'49"N 83°7'32"W (34.0637200, -83.1254300).

Comer map

Demographics

The population of Comer increased by 13.52% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,126 - census
2011 1,123 -0.27% estimation process
2012 1,119 -0.36% estimation process
2013 1,123 0.36% estimation process
2014 1,127 0.35% estimation process
2015 1,129 0.18% estimation process
2016 1,144 1.31% estimation process
2017 1,159 1.29% estimation process
2018 1,170 0.94% estimation process
2019 1,178 0.68% estimation process
2020 1,302 9.52% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 21,143
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 20,201
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 21,903
April 1, 2010 Population : 20,268
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.7%
People over 65 (%) : 19.1%
Female persons, % : 53.1%
White only, percent : 78.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 11.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.2%
Asians alone % : 1.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 19.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 65.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,831
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 12.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 45.4%

Comer zip code is 30629. County name: Madison, County fips: 13195

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 45.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $154,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,158
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $406
2015-2019 median gross rent : $820
2015-2019 Households : 8,604
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.34
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 81.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 83.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 14.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 81,945
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 596,450
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 547,654
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 539,653
2012 total retail sales per capita : $26,506
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $49,023
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,037
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,268
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,105
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 811
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 254
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,797
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 95
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,933
2010 population per square mile : 2,926.9
2010 land area in square miles : 6.92

People born in Comer (1)

American baseball player William Powell was born in Comer

Schools in Comer

College & universities near Comer, GA

Code Name City ZIP
246813 Athens Technical College Athens (GA) 30601
139630 Emmanuel College Franklin Springs (GA) 30639
139959 University of Georgia Athens (GA) 30602
408862 Georgia Institute of Cosmetology Athens (GA) 30606-3152

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Comer, GA

Code Name Address Type
TCA Toccoa 47 North Alexander St. RAIL
GNS Gainesville 116 Industrial Boulevard RAIL
CSN Clemson Calhoun Memorial Hwy and College Ave. RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL

Other cities in Madison County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Madison County , GA.

City Name Population Title
Dalton 33,368 City in Whitfield County, Georgia, United States
Danielsville 601 City in Madison County, Georgia, United States of America
Colbert 596 City in Madison County, Georgia, United States of America
Harrison 433 Town in Washington County, Georgia, United States
Ila 359 City in Madison County, Georgia, United States
Carlton 264 City in Madison County, Georgia, United States
Hull 222 City in Madison County, Georgia, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Comer distances to largest Georgia cities