Tybee Island, Georgia (GA)
If you are considering Tybee Island, Georgia (GA) as a possible relocation or retirement destination, this section of Boomerater can help you make an informed decision. If you live here, used to live here or have researched this town, please help other Boomeraters by reviewing Tybee Island.
General Information about Tybee Island
Tybee Island is an island and a present-day city in Chatham County, Georgia near the city of Savannah. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 3,392. The island, which includes the city of the same name, had a population of 3,713.
Tybee Island may be best known outside of Georgia as the home of the Tybee Bomb, a nuclear weapon that was lost offshore on February 5, 1958. Officially renamed "Savannah Beach" in a publicity move at the end of the 1950s, the city of Tybee Island has since reverted to its original name (although maps show the use of the name "Savannah Beach" as far back as 1952 and as recently as the mid-1970s on official state maps). . The small island, which has long been a quiet getaway for the residents of Savannah, has become a popular vacation spot with tourists from outside the Savannah metropolitan area.
Stats about Tybee Island
|Cost of Living|
|Median Household Income:||$49,741|
|Median Home Value:||$177,400|
|State sales tax:||4.0%|
Write your own review of Tybee Island
Help other Boomeraters evaluate Tybee Island as a possible relocation or retirement destination
Professional Services in this area
Financial advisors in Tybee Island:
Lawyers in Tybee Island
Browse Tybee Island GA attorneys by legal specialty:
Browse through all lawyers in Tybee Island
Other towns near Tybee Island
Population Size: 14,213
Median Home Value: $132,400
Population Size: 5,902
Median Home Value: $128,000
Population Size: 2,360
Median Home Value: $83,800
Population Size: 33,775
Median Home Value: $319,800
Population Size: 6,923
Median Home Value: $308,300
Population Size: 2,703
Median Home Value: $149,200
Population Size: 3,173
Median Home Value: $67,700
Population Size: 131,603
Median Home Value: $78,500
Population Size: 0
Median Home Value: $0
Recent Housing & Community questions
I am inquiring if Tuscany Court in Hondo would be a safe place to live. I have heard that there is s...
skrum2 0 replies
Hi, I am looking to retire from SF area to a place that is mild in climate, by the ocean and affo...
purple99 0 replies
We may be relocating to Dublin, Ga, or surrounding areas. We have two high school boys and after d...
tracey 0 replies
do u have any sr. living communities, where u can rent a single level home or mobile home com?
texan 0 replies
See other Housing & Community questions
Tybee Island Resources
- Detailed profiles for Georgia cities
- Write a review about Tybee Island Real Estate
- Homes for sale in Tybee Island
- Realtors in Tybee Island Professional Services
- Lawyers in Tybee Island
- Homecare in Tybee Island
- Financial Planners in Tybee Island Mortgage Data
- Check Today's Mortgage Rates