City of Savannah, GA
Savannah is located in Chatham County in Georgia. The median income is $34,888 and the median home value is $148,600. The unemployment rate is 11.41% compared to 7.9% for the U.S. as a whole. Workers commute an average of 19.1 minutes each day. The population is 40.6% White, 54.7% Black, 0.3% American Indian, 2.2% Asian, and 2.2% identify as some other race or ethnicity. For more on the schools, healthcare, and getting around in Savannah, see each of the tabs below. For those people interested in the walkability of a community, Savannah has a Walk Score® of 41.
Median Household Income$34,888
Median Home Price$148,600
The Savannah Music Festival was launched in 2003 and generates an annual economic impact of nearly $12 million. For nearly three weeks each spring, the festival presents a celebration that promotes arts and music education and brings together a cross-section of artists and audiences. The festival produces more than 100 programs for adults and children in theaters, schools, and historic and intimate venues throughout the Savannah area.
Savannah casts its Southern spell on its many restaurants, bringing forth a little history along with a pinch of Paula Deen's classic comfort.
There's certainly something to be said for Southern Hospitality. In Savannah, the idea of Southern charm is alive and well, and the city invites you to its explore its streets. It even offers a little fun along the way.