East Ellijay is a city located in Gilmer County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 577, it is the 373rd largest city in Georgia and the 12714th largest city in the United States . East Ellijay is currently growing at a rate of 0.70% annually and its population has increased by 5.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 546 in 2010. East Ellijay reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, East Ellijay has a population density of 170 people per square mile.
The average household income in East Ellijay is $55,261 with a poverty rate of 29.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,014 per month, and the median house value is $133,300. The median age in East Ellijay is 33.1 years, 32.7 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.