Sylvester is located in south Georgia. Sylvester is between the Worth, Dougherty county. Sylvester has 6.17 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Sylvester population is 6,188, which has grown 3.31% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 18.34% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Sylvester median household income is $29,750 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 23.37% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 9.42% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Sylvester median house value is $87,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 35.09% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 40.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Sylvester is close to the state average in quality. The Sylvester area code is 229.
Sylvester, GA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data