Helen 70 Excellent
Helen Livability #140 ranked city in Georgia#12,290 ranked city in the USARanks better than 58% of areas
A Helen Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D+ Helen Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% higher than Georgia
1044% more expensive than the US average
946% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Helen cost of living
F Helen Crime Total crime is 203% higher than Georgia
Total crime
8,775240% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 12240% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-38%Year over year crime is down
Helen crime
C- Helen Employment Household income is 21% lower than Georgia
Median household income
$40,08928% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$32,3999% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%42% lower than the US average
Helen employment
F Helen Housing Home value is 53% higher than Georgia
Median home value
$232,70026% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9173% lower than the US average
Home ownership
54%15% lower than the US average
Helen real estate or Helen rentals
B- Helen Schools HS graduation rate is 9% higher than Georgia
High school grad. rates
88%6% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
A+ Helen User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Helen
Overall user rating
100% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
100% 1 total surveys
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      Helen transportation information

      Average one way commute32min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work71.0%79.6%76.4%
      Workers who carpool3.2%10.1%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%2.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.2%0.6%
      Workers who walk18.7%1.6%2.8%
      Working from home0.0%5.1%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0n/a7354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (2)6711

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      Source: The Helen, GA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).