Reed Creek 66 Good
Reed Creek Livability #185 ranked city in Georgia#11,312 ranked city in the USARanks better than 61% of areas

Pros and Cons of Living in Reed Creek

  • Cost Of Living

    Taking into account the cost of goods and services like housing, groceries, transportation and utilities, the overall cost of living in this area is well below average.

  • Crime

    Crime per 100,000 people is significantly lower than the national average, making it a safe place to live. These crime statistics include both violent and property crimes.

  • Housing

    High scores in the housing category are a distinguishing feature of this area, possibly driven by a favorable home affordability ratio, higher home values and appreciation rates.

  • Ratings

    Based on recent surveys and polls, locals gave high marks in the walkability to local amenities, safety, public transit, friendliness of neighbors and overall sense of community in the area.

  • Amenities

    The majority of amenities are not ideally located within walking distance. To access these amenities, residents may be required to rely on a vehicle or public transit.

  • Commute

    A low commute score could be due to longer-than-average work commutes and the limited availability of public transportation in this area.

  • Schools

    The low schools score could result from issues like below-average graduation rates, inadequate reading and math scores, and the unavailability of local elementary and high schools.

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What's it like Living in Reed Creek?

Reed Creek is a small city located in the state of Georgia. The city has a population of 2,751 residents. In Reed Creek, there are 115 people per square mile, which is well below the national population density average. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (97% White). Given that fact, Reed Creek could be considered less diverse than other cities. Reed Creek is considered to be a city with an aging population. The average age of all residents is 61, which is well beyond the United States median age average. Long travel times to work can be one of the most frustrating things in the world - right behind housework! If you decide that living in Reed Creek is the right fit for you, your one way commute time will average 26 minutes, which is about average when compared to the national commute time of 26 minutes.

Without the right tools, relocating to any new town can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Reed Creek, Georgia could be a positive experience for anyone who puts in the effort to do the research required. When searching for a new neighborhood, several key items should be considered. Safety is paramount, ensuring a secure environment for you and your family. Proximity to workplaces or schools reduces commuting time and enhances convenience. Access to amenities like parks, grocery stores and healthcare facilities contributes to a comfortable lifestyle. Reliable public transportation options promote easy mobility. A strong sense of community fosters social connections and a welcoming atmosphere. The best areas in Reed Creek and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from amenities, crime, cost of living, commute, housing, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the Georgia and national averages.

Reed Creek, GA receives 65 out of 100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #165 in Georgia and #10,651 in the USA. For each of the livability categories, we know that Reed Creek ranks very well for crime (A+), cost of living (B+) and housing (A-). Regrettably for Reed Creek, there are some categories for which it does not score well, this includes: amenities (F), education (F) and employment (D-).

Finding affordable real estate and housing in Reed Creek can be tricky. Having said that, this area might be the place to get the best of both worlds. Based on factors like home/rental affordability and appreciation rates, this area has received an above average score in the housing category. A healthy real estate market can lead to wealth appreciation for property owners, as rising property values can contribute to homeowners' equity, financial stability and the ability to build long-term wealth.

Assuming that Reed Creek meets all of your requirements like low crime rates, good schools and great local amenities, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Reed Creek. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Reed Creek are simply unattainable. The median home price for Reed Creek homes is $268,000, which is 75.9% higher than the Georgia average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Reed Creek, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 5.7, which is 90% higher than the Georgia average.

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      Reed Creek transportation information

      Statistic Reed Creek Georgia National
      Average one way commute26min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work81.1%79.6%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.2%10.1%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%2.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.2%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%1.6%2.8%
      Working from home13.8%5.1%4.6%
      Source: The Reed Creek, GA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).