Homer is located in north Georgia. Homer is part of Banks County. Homer has 9.63 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Homer population is 1,452, which has grown 52.84% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.03% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Homer median household income is $34,656 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 2.38% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 16.28% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Homer median house value is $126,400 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -40.44% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 33.09% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Homer is better than the state average in quality. The Homer area code is 706.