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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ball Ground City, Georgia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 9 years : 9

10 to 14 years : 103

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 0

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 13

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 26

35 to 39 years : 18

40 to 44 years : 93

45 to 49 years : 40

50 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 13

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 4

Female:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 9 years : 49

10 to 14 years : 28

15 to 17 years : 49

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 5

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 10

30 to 34 years : 16

35 to 39 years : 41

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 75

50 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 68

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 641

Multiple ancestry : 280

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 183


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,098

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 12

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 17 years : 261

18 to 24 years : 72

25 to 34 years : 64

35 to 44 years : 194

45 to 54 years : 151

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 119

65 to 74 years : 87

75 years and over : 46

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 211

18 to 24 years : 52

25 to 34 years : 36

35 to 44 years : 101

45 to 54 years : 72

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 39

65 to 74 years : 47

75 years and over : 26

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 42

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 93

45 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 80

65 to 74 years : 40

75 years and over : 20

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 316

Female : 365

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 227

Female : 190

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 3

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 669

Born in other state in the United States : 417

Native: born outside the United States : 3

Foreign born : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 110

Now married, except separated : 281

Divorced : 38

Separated : 9

Widowed : 44

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 284

Divorced : 33

Separated : 0

Widowed : 24

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Speak only English : 1,063

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 4


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • United States Or American: 138   (27.0%)
  • English: 95   (18.6%)
  • Irish: 71   (13.9%)
  • Other Groups: 57   (11.1%)
  • German: 56   (10.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 25   (4.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 21   (4.1%)
  • Italian: 14   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 11   (2.1%)
  • Polish: 10   (2.0%)
  • British: 3   (0.6%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.6%)
  • European: 2   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 2   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.4%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ball Ground City, Georgia is 1,113



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ball Ground City, Georgia: 546
Female Population in Ball Ground City, Georgia: 567


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ball Ground City, Georgia: 40.6
Median Female Resident Age in Ball Ground City, Georgia: 44.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ball Ground City, Georgia


White


Both sexes

38.9

Male

37.9

Female

40.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.5

Male

26.0

Female

12.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.5

Male

0.0

Female

25.5

Asian


Both sexes

19.0

Male

28.5

Female

9.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

32.5

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.3

Male

7.5

Female

11.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.5

Male

38.5

Female

24.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.9

Male

38.0

Female

40.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Ball Ground City, Georgia


  • White: 1,101
  • African American: 4
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 8



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Ball Ground City, Georgia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Ball Ground City, Georgia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (2.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (8.87%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (8.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (4.93%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (3.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (1.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 89   (43.84%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (5.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 13   (6.4%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (4.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 18   (8.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (0.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.87%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (1.74%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 23   (10%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (3.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (6.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 14   (6.09%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (5.22%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 74   (32.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (5.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 26   (11.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (3.91%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (9.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (3.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.43%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.87%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • Ball Ground Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 480 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107, Phone: (770) 735-3366, Students: 430 )

  • Highway 372 Elementary School


    ( Location: 5620 Ball Ground Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107, Phone: M, )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • Ball Ground Public Library


    435 Old Canton Road, Ball Ground, GA 30107

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ball Ground City, Georgia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Ball Ground City, Georgia.

Area Features of Ball Ground City, Georgia


Airport


(1) Cherokee County Airport  

Building


(1) Ball Ground Fire Department   (2) Ball Ground Police Department   (3) Mica Fire Department   (4) Yellow Creek Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Ball Ground Baptist Cemetery   (2) Ball Ground City Cemetery   (3) Cane Creek Cemetery  

Church


(1) Ball Ground Baptist Church   (2) Ball Ground Methodist Church   (3) Bethesda Church   (4) Calvary Temple   (5) Cane Creek Church Historical   (6) Cherry Grove Church   (7) Church Of God   (8) Conn S Creek Baptist Church   (9) Crystal Springs Church   (10) Fairview Church   (11) Hightower Baptist Church   (12) Hopewell Baptist Church   (13) Liberty Church   (14) Mica Church   (15) Old Damascus Church   (16) Orange Methodist Church   (17) Pilgrim Church   (18) Sharp Mountain Baptist Church   (19) Shiloh Church   (20) Welcome Valley Church  

Civil


(1) Ball Ground Division   (2) City Of Ball Ground   (3) Lathemtown Division  

Dam


(1) Atlanta Gas Light Lake Dam   (2) Bartholomew Lake Dam   (3) Ford Lake Dam   (4) Georgia Marble Company Lake Dam   (5) Mill Canton Structure Number Three Dam   (6) Sharp Mountain Creek Structure Number Seven Dam   (7) Tustian Lake Dam  

Mine


(1) Franklin Gold Mine   (2) Standard And Swift Mines  

Populated Place


(1) Ball Ground   (2) Centerville Historical   (3) Creighton Historical   (4) Gober   (5) Lathemtown   (6) Mica   (7) Ophir   (8) Orange  

Post Office


(1) Ball Ground Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Atlanta Gas Light Lake   (2) Ball Lake   (3) Bartholomew Lake   (4) Ford Lake   (5) Georgia Marble Company Lake   (6) Payne-smith Lake   (7) Roberts Lake Historical   (8) Tustian Lake  

School


(1) Ball Ground Elementary School   (2) Cherry Grove School Historical   (3) Conn Creek School Historical   (4) Flatbottom School Historical   (5) Lays School   (6) Liberty School Historical   (7) Mackey School Historical   (8) Oakland School Historical   (9) Riverdale School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bluff Creek   (2) Board Tree Creek   (3) Bryant Creek   (4) Buzzard Flapper Creek   (5) Cane Creek   (6) Conn Creek   (7) Fourmile Creek   (8) Long Swamp Creek   (9) Murphy Creek   (10) Riggin Creek   (11) Settingdown Creek   (12) Sharp Mountain Creek   (13) Smithwick Creek   (14) Soap Creek   (15) Yellow Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ball Ground City, Georgia

30107 (pop. 8,055)


Cities Nearby Ball Ground City, Georgia

Ball Ground Ccd, GA  (pop. 6,954) 0.6 Miles
Nelson City, GA  (pop. 833) 3.1 Miles
Nelson-tate-marble Hill Ccd, GA  (pop. 11,338) 7.0 Miles
Lathemtown Ccd, GA  (pop. 15,464) 7.6 Miles
Jasper Ccd, GA  (pop. 10,574) 8.9 Miles
Jasper City, GA  (pop. 3,269) 9.7 Miles
Canton Ccd, GA  (pop. 34,589) 9.7 Miles
Waleska City, GA  (pop. 593) 10.1 Miles
Canton City, GA  (pop. 23,785) 10.1 Miles
Waleska Ccd, GA  (pop. 7,644) 10.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ball Ground City, Georgia

770



Elevation in Ball Ground City, Georgia is 1,165.0 ft. (355.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ball Ground City, Georgia

Lat: 34.337104 N        Long: -84.378329 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Ball Ground City, Georgia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Georgia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.46 7.33 4.83 8.11 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.46 7.33 4.83 8.11 0.00 6.56
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 7.36 4.78 8.54 0.00 6.56
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 7.36 4.78 8.54 0.00 6.56
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 7.50 4.76 8.70 0.00 6.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 7.50 4.76 8.70 0.00 6.67
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 7.44 4.74 8.50 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 7.44 4.74 8.50 0.00 6.71
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 7.33 4.57 8.71 0.00 6.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 7.33 4.57 8.71 0.00 6.57
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.85 7.32 4.52 8.60 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 7.85 7.32 4.52 8.60 0.00 6.62
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.66 7.17 4.29 8.96 0.00 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.66 7.17 4.29 8.96 0.00 6.43
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 7.11 4.13 9.05 0.00 6.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 7.11 4.13 9.05 0.00 6.37
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.01 4.23 8.99 0.00 6.40
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.01 4.23 8.99 0.00 6.40
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.56 6.67 4.15 8.47 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.56 6.67 4.15 8.47 0.00 6.24
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 6.50 4.10 8.51 0.00 6.21
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 6.50 4.10 8.51 0.00 6.21
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.61 4.28 8.56 0.00 6.39
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.61 4.28 8.56 0.00 6.39
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.46 3.95 8.31 0.00 6.24
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.46 3.95 8.31 0.00 6.24
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.70 6.66 4.02 0.00 4.81 6.32
  Total Electric Industry 7.70 6.66 4.02 0.00 4.81 6.32
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.86 6.88 4.43 0.00 5.12 6.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.86 6.88 4.43 0.00 5.12 6.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.64 7.67 5.28 0.00 5.90 7.43
  Total Electric Industry 8.64 7.67 5.28 0.00 5.90 7.43
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.91 7.81 5.38 0.00 6.12 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 8.91 7.81 5.38 0.00 6.12 7.63

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Ball Ground City, Georgia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 14   (4.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (7.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 32   (10.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 26   (8.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 32   (10.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 59   (19.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 35   (11.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 23   (7.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 9   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 16   (5.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 26   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 463

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 12

In 3-person carpool : 6

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 3

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 20


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 24

5 to 9 minutes : 5

10 to 14 minutes : 24

15 to 19 minutes : 66

20 to 24 minutes : 83

25 to 29 minutes : 55

30 to 34 minutes : 51

35 to 39 minutes : 23

40 to 44 minutes : 12

45 to 59 minutes : 82

60 to 89 minutes : 53

90 or more minutes : 9


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

With Social Security income : 134

No Social Security income : 255


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

With retirement income : 70

No retirement income : 319


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 20

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 44

$60,000 to $74,999 : 26

$75,000 to $99,999 : 109

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $79,107


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • WFTD (1080 AM; 50.0 kW; Kennesaw, GA; Owner: Prieto Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WLBA (1130 AM; 10.0 kW; Gainesville, GA; Owner: La Favorita, Inc.)
  • WDGR (1210 AM; 2.5 kW; Dahlonega, GA; Owner: Usk Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WFOM (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Marietta, GA; Owner: Dickey Broadcasting Company)
  • WGGA (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Gainesville, GA; Owner: Jwj Properties, Inc.)
  • WCHK (1290 AM; 5.0 kW; Canton, GA; Owner: Davis Broadcasting Of Atlanta, L.l.c.)
  • WGTJ (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Gainesville, GA; Owner: Vision Communications, Inc.)
  • WLTA (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Alpharetta, GA; Owner: South Texas Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBHF (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Cartersville, GA; Owner: Anverse, Inc.)
  • WXEM (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Buford, GA; Owner: La Favorita, Inc.)
  • WYYZ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Big Canoe, GA; Owner: Enlightment, Llc)
  • WPGY (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; East Ellijay, GA; Owner: Exponent Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPGY (1580 AM; 0.5 kW; East Ellijay, GA; Owner: Exponent Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 2.5 kW; Gainesville, GA; Owner: Jwj Propertirs, Inc.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50.0 kW; Berkeley Lake, GA; Owner: Dickey Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (830 AM; 50.0 kW; Suwanee, GA; Owner: William B.)
  • WFGM (830 AM; 50.0 kW; Roswell, GA; Owner: Sandy Springs Radio, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • WNSY (100.1 FM; East Ellijay, GA; Owner: Davis Broadcasting Of Atlanta, L.l.c.)
  • WLJA-FM (101.1 FM; East Ellijay, GA; Owner: Tri-state Communications, Inc.)
  • WLKQ-FM (102.3 FM; Buford, GA; Owner: Davis Broadcasting Of Atlanta, L.l.c.)
  • WKHC (104.3 FM; Dawsonville, GA; Owner: Grady W. Turner)
  • WWVA-FM (105.7 FM; Marietta, GA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WTSH-FM (107.1 FM; Cartersville, GA; Owner: Woman's World Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WNEE (88.3 FM; Big Canoe, GA; Owner: Community Public Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Dahlonega, GA; Owner: Immanuel Broadcasting Network)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Dahlonega, GA; Owner: Victor Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBCX (89.1 FM; Gainesville, GA; Owner: Brenau College)
  • WNGU (89.5 FM; Dahlonega, GA; Owner: Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Dahlonega, GA; Owner: Community Radio Foundation Of Florida, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Ball Ground, GA; Owner: Community Radio Of North Georgia, Inc.)
  • WWEV-FM (91.5 FM; Cumming, GA; Owner: Curriculum Development Foundation)
  • WLJA-FM (93.5 FM; East Ellijay, GA; Owner: Tri-state Communications, Inc.)
  • WSRV (97.1 FM; Buford, GA; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • WPXA (Channel 14; Waleska, GA; Owner: Paxson Atlanta License, Inc.)
  • WATC (Channel 57; Marietta, GA; Owner: Community Television, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ball Ground City, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 28  (17.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 15  (9.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (13.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 42  (26.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 52  (35.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 10  (6.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 58  (40.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 128 Farms In Ball Ground City, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ball Ground City, Georgia

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • Cobb County McCollum Field


    (about 25.7 miles in Kennesaw, Georgia; Airport Code: QMA)

  • Dobbins ARB


    (about 30.2 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: NCQ)

  • Dobbins ARB


    (about 30.2 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: MGE)

  • Dobbins AFB


    (about 30.3 miles in Marietta, Georgia; Airport Code: MGE)

  • Cartersville Airport


    (about 30.7 miles in Cartersville, Georgia; Airport Code: VPC)

  • Beaver Ruin


    (about 30.8 miles in Norcross, Georgia; Airport Code: JAO)

  • Lee Gilmer Memorial


    (about 31.6 miles in Gainesville, Georgia; Airport Code: GVL)

  • Gainesville Municipal


    (about 31.7 miles in Gainesville, Georgia; Airport Code: GVL)

  • Dekalb Peachtree


    (about 32.2 miles in Atlanta, Georgia; Airport Code: PDK)

  • Gwinnett County - Briscoe Field


    (about 34.4 miles in Lawrenceville, Georgia; Airport Code: LZU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ball Ground City, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.88%

Carpooled

14.47%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.64%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Ball Ground City, Georgia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 270

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 8

Female householder, no husband present : 44

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 46

Householder not living alone : 21


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 14

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 9

All other households : 366


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 256

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 2

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26

Renter-occupied housing units : 18

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 47

Renter-occupied housing units : 20


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 30

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $74,999 : 29

$75,000 to $99,999 : 109

$100,000 to $124,999 : 53

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Total : 411


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Occupied : 389

Vacant : 22


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 25

Built 2000 to 2004 : 100

Built 1990 to 1999 : 87

Built 1980 to 1989 : 76

Built 1970 to 1979 : 37

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 22

Built 1940 to 1949 : 6

Built 1939 or earlier : 58


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Utility gas : 270

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 53

Electricity : 63

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 11

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 20

$100,000 to $124,999 : 18

$125,000 to $149,999 : 43

$150,000 to $174,999 : 36

$175,000 to $199,999 : 13

$200,000 to $249,999 : 52

$250,000 to $299,999 : 27

$300,000 to $399,999 : 42

$400,000 to $499,999 : 42

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 27

Home equity loan only : 66

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 144

Housing units without a mortgage : 95


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ball Ground City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : $310,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $286,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $275,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $139,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $145,300

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $98,800

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $120,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ball Ground City, Georgia: 79.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Ball Ground City, GA): $45,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ball Ground City): $104,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ball Ground City): $388
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ball Ground City, Georgia

Utility Gas: 85.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.9%
Electricity: 6.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Ball Ground City, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ball Ground City, Georgia

Amedisys Northwest Home Health


     Address: 91 Sammy Mcghee Blvd, Suite 104, Jasper, Georgia 30143
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/29/1980

United Home Care - Cumming


     Address: 102 Pilgrim Village, Cumming, Georgia 30040
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/25/1983

Guardian Home Care, Llc


     Address: 11660 Alpharetta Hwy, Suite 440, Roswell, Georgia 30076
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/3/2002

Community Home Health


     Address: 655 Molly Lane Suite 150, Woodstock, Georgia 30188
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/22/2002

Staff Builders Home Health


     Address: 11605 Haynes Bridge Road, Suite 400, Alpharetta, Georgia 30004
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/28/1983

Hospitals Close To Ball Ground City, Georgia

Piedmont Mountainside Hospital Inc


     Address: 1266 Highway 515 South, Jasper, Georgia 30143
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Northside Hospital Cherokee


     Address: 201 Hospital Rd Po Box 906, Canton, Georgia 30114
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Northside Hospital Forsyth


     Address: 1200 Northside Forsyth Drive, Cumming, Georgia 30041
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

North Fulton Regional Hospital


     Address: 3000 Hospital Drive, Roswell, Georgia 30076
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Northeast Georgia Medical Center


     Address: 743 Spring Street, Gainesville, Georgia 30501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Ball Ground City, Georgia

Grandview Health Care Center


     Address: 618 Gennett Drive, Jasper, Georgia 30143
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Heritage Healthcare Of Jasper


     Address: 1350 East Church Street, Jasper, Georgia 30143
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Brian Center Health & Rehabilitation/canton


     Address: 150 Hospital Circle N.w., Canton, Georgia 30114
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Canton Nursing Center


     Address: 321 Hospital Road, Canton, Georgia 30114
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 94
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Wildwood Health Care Inc


     Address: 184 Pin Hook Road, Talking Rock, Georgia 30175
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ball Ground City, Georgia

Name: TVA
Address: 1101 Market Street; Chattanooga, TN 37402
Distance: 72 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ball Ground City, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 1,090
    Disabled Workers: 235
    Widowers Workers: 145
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 135


(updated 2007)



Cherokee County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 20.12%
  • Bush & Cheney 79.04%
  • Other 0.85%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Ball Ground City, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Cherokee County, GA

13.15 % of Cherokee County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $54,664

Georgia Average 10.98 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,172

Georgia Average 0.40 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Cherokee County, GA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Cobb County , GA 3.48 % ($52,570 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 1.71 % ($64,123 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.45 % ($47,653 AGI )

Relocation away from Cherokee County, GA

8.74 % of Cherokee County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $50,727

Georgia Average 9.55 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,808

Georgia Average 0.10 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Cherokee County, GA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Cobb County , GA 2.17 % ($45,137 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.88 % ($50,199 AGI )
  • Pickens County , GA 0.46 % ($36,589 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Georgia

Low Bracket: $750 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $7,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Georgia

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Ball Ground City, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Ball Ground City, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Lightning        
07/10/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $175K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $40K --
01/05/2007, 11:54 am 0 0 $75K --
04/08/2006, 02:52 am 0 0 $1K --
12/09/2004, 11:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/16/2003, 05:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/05/2002, 06:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/2002, 02:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/17/1999, 02:08 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/24/1999, 07:57 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/03/1999, 04:18 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Ball Ground City, Georgia

  • Tropical Depression: FRANCES - September 2004 - Wind Speed: 25 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Ball Ground City, Georgia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ball Ground City, Georgia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 1 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 129 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 68 0
Robbery 0 2 1 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0 262 129 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 100 69 0 0
Assault 1 0 1 n/a n/a 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1
    per 100,000 134 0 129 n/a n/a 119 110 0 0 100 0 68 67
Burglary 3 3 16 n/a n/a 7 8 7 2 10 5 3 4
    per 100,000 401 393 2,065 n/a n/a 836 879 738 206 997 344 203 270
Larceny Theft 11 15 54 n/a n/a 21 15 15 14 18 6 11 8
    per 100,000 1,471 1,963 6,968 n/a n/a 2,509 1,648 1,581 1,440 1,795 413 746 539
Vehicle Theft 1 2 2 n/a n/a 2 2 0 2 2 0 0 0
    per 100,000 134 262 258 n/a n/a 239 220 0 206 199 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
4 5 18 n/a n/a 8 6 6 5 8 3 4 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
2 3 9 n/a n/a 4 3 3 2 4 2 2 2


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Georgia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
8,958 11,744 14,257 15,293 16,391 18,811 20,371 21,559 23,147 24,870


(updated 2014)



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