October's First-Time Homebuyer Report for Dawson County

Dawson County is a county that is growing slightly faster than others in Georgia at a 10-year growth rate of 39.5%. It also has an average-sized population of 22,330 people. Homes in Dawson County are of moderate age with a median age of 15 years. The top school in the county is Oakland Elementary School.


If you're into the outdoors, great attractions in Dawson County include Amicalola Falls State Park and Burt's Pumpkin Farm, according to Foursquare. For arts and entertainment, you'll find Georgia Racing Hall Of Fame. And finally, recommended places to eat are Fuego Mexican Restaurant, Dawsonville Pool Room, and Fajita Grill Mexican Restaurant.

Price Range

Some of the more expensive homes in Georgia are in Dawson County with a median home value of $158,100 and an average list price for available homes currently at $375,971.

Make sure you take a look at these eye-catching homes in Dawson County that generated the most views from potential buyers:

$799K   $399K   $339K  

Typical Dwelling

A three-bedroom detached home valued around $244,096 is considered a typical dwelling in Dawson County. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $48,819 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $841 and the property tax rate is $6.13 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Dawson County homes for sale or reviewing Dawson County real estate trends.

Data reported through 10/13/2016


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