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Rincon At A Glance

Facts and Figures

Who lives in Rincon, what they do and why they choose to live here – find out all this and more by taking a glance at the insightful profiles listed below. Additional information is available by clicking on the links provided -- some may require entering a county (Effingham) or closest Metropolitan Statistical Area (Savannah) to reach data related to Rincon. It’s an up-close and personal look at Rincon and its surrounding areas…

Census Information and Demographics

The U.S. Census Bureau data for 2010 indicates the following population totals in our community:

Effingham County: 52,250

  • Rincon 8,836
  • Springfield 2,852
  • Guyton 1,684
  • Unincorporated 38,878

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Social Demographics

Sixty percent of Rincon residents 15 and older are married, and 86 percent of those 25 and older have a high school diploma. More than 62 percent of residents in Rincon also own their own home. Click here for a closer look.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Crime Statistics

With City of Rincon Police response times of less than 3 minutes, residents can list safety and security among the top reasons for choosing to live in the Rincon area. For more crime statistic info on the overall Effingham County area, click here.

Economic Development and Employment Statistics

Employment growth continues in the Rincon region with Effingham County employment growth rates at 4.5 percent in 1999 and 4.4 percent in 2001. A quick Community Snapshot gives insight on the Rincon area’s economic and employment climates. For wage estimates in Rincon’s Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) of Savannah, click here.

Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis & Georgia Department of Community Affairs


Residents of the City of Rincon have long enjoyed excellent air, land and water quality. For an in-depth look at Rincon’s environmental status, click here.


Over the past few decades, Effingham County school enrollment has nearly doubled, with about 280 new students enrolling each fall. Despite the growth, Effingham has maintained a student-oriented focus in delivering instructional programs, keeping student/teacher ratios lower than the state average, and channeling human resources into the classroom rather than administrative offices. Get more information on City of Rincon schools and Effingham County schools.

Source: Effingham County Board of Education

Cost of Living Comparisons

Find out how your current hometown stacks up in terms of salary and cost of living with the Rincon and Savannah areas. Comparisons are approximate and are calculated based on closest metropolitan areas. Click here for salary comparisons.  Click here for miscellaneous comparisons.

Property and Real Estate Information

The City of Rincon features charming, turn-of-the-century homes on quiet, tree-lined streets as well as state-of-the-art, custom built homes overlooking golf courses in well-planned subdivisions. The average home price range is $130,000, but homes are available in a wide variety of price ranges. Both yet-to-be-developed residential and commercial property also are available. To find out more about home and real estate opportunities in Rincon, click here.

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