Elberton Jobs

  • Signal Support Systems Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Elberton, GA

    Communication is the heartbeat of any Army National Guard unit. By joining the Army National Guard as a Signal Support Systems Specialist, you will keep the information flowing by...

    from Army National Guard - 4 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Elberton, GA

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 2 days ago
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - Elberton, GA

    Experienced Drivers Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 13 days ago
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Elberton, Georgia

Elberton is the largest city in Elbert County, Georgia, United States. The population was 4,743 at the 2000 census. However, the City of Elberton estimates its current population at 6,000. The city is the county seat of Elbert County and serves as a hub for industry and small business in Northeast Georgia. Founded in 1803, Elberton is known around the globe as the "Granite Capital of the World."

Elberton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Elberton are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 32%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 23%; and Sales and office occupations, 17%. Approximately 69 percent of workers in Elberton, Georgia work for companies, 17 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Elberton Industries

The leading industries in Elberton, Georgia are Manufacturing, 28%; Educational, health and social services, 16%; and Retail trade, 9%. Simply Hired's Elberton job listings indicate that the following industries in Elberton are hiring the most workers:

Elberton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Elberton, Georgia is $24,374, and the median income of households in Elberton was $23,246.

Average Salaries in Elberton, GA

Elberton, GA


According to our Elberton Trends data, the number of Elberton, Georgia jobs has decreased by 35% since August 2013.
Elberton job trends

Elberton Employment Statistics

Population of Elberton
Total population 4,743
Male 45.22%
Female 54.78%
Median age 36.7
Elberton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.1%
Median cost of a home $65,000
Median mortgage payment $482
Renter-occupied homes 42.9%
Vacant housing 12.4%
Median monthly rent $322
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $29,277
Median for all female full-time $19,470
Household Income
Less than $10,000 24%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 12%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 11%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 24%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 11%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 45%
Separated 6%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 9%
White 55%
Black or African American 43%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Elberton Commute
Carpool 11.5%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 16 minutes