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Toccoa is a city in Stephens County.

It is the county seat.

The community name derives from Cherokee term for "where the Catawbas lived."

The latitude of Toccoa is 34.577N. The longitude is -83.332W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 994 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 9,324.


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Median household income
Local
$25,345
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Toccoa demographic reports
A 19th-century coaling station for the Atlanta to Charlotte Railroad.
Well-known residents have included:
· Paul Anderson, Olympic medallist and Guinness Book of World Records' "strongest man"
Local festivals include:
  • Pioneer Days - Sept. 29, 2007
Dates often change. Check Toccoa web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Currahee Mountain, Lake Hartwell, Chattahoochee National Forest, Chattooga River
Historic sites and museums: Traveler's Rest State Historic Site, Stephens County Museum, Currahee Military Museum

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Toccoa demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Stephens County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 30598 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

7% of Toccoa residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Toccoa ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Toccoa was $14,942, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

16% of Toccoa residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Toccoa, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $298.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $753.


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Libraries in Toccoa include Toccoa-Stephens County Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Toccoa include Toccoa Record

TV stations in Toccoa include WNEG.

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Stephens County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Toccoa political report.

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The average commute time for Toccoa workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Toccoa include Country Hearth Inn Toccoa.

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