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Demographics Analysis

The people of Blackshear 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
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 98

5 to 9 years : 53

10 to 14 years : 63

15 to 17 years : 119

18 and 19 years : 98

20 years : 23

21 years : 23

22 to 24 years : 48

25 to 29 years : 105

30 to 34 years : 79

35 to 39 years : 95

40 to 44 years : 190

45 to 49 years : 83

50 to 54 years : 187

55 to 59 years : 145

60 and 61 years : 99

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 57

67 to 69 years : 28

70 to 74 years : 20

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 59

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 24

15 to 17 years : 78

18 and 19 years : 76

20 years : 26

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 60

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 82

35 to 39 years : 57

40 to 44 years : 147

45 to 49 years : 128

50 to 54 years : 240

55 to 59 years : 104

60 and 61 years : 62

62 to 64 years : 146

65 and 66 years : 121

67 to 69 years : 42

70 to 74 years : 53

75 to 79 years : 75

80 to 84 years : 76

85 years and over : 60


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,436

Multiple ancestry : 592

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 36

Ancestry not reported : 390


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,375

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 42

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 165

5 to 17 years : 337

18 to 24 years : 381

25 to 34 years : 266

35 to 44 years : 489

45 to 54 years : 638

55 to 59 years : 249

60 and 61 years : 161

62 to 64 years : 156

65 to 74 years : 321

75 years and over : 291

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 156

5 to 17 years : 228

18 to 24 years : 193

25 to 34 years : 151

35 to 44 years : 175

45 to 54 years : 352

55 to 59 years : 184

60 and 61 years : 123

62 to 64 years : 131

65 to 74 years : 194

75 years and over : 223

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 109

18 to 24 years : 155

25 to 34 years : 78

35 to 44 years : 314

45 to 54 years : 286

55 to 59 years : 65

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 127

75 years and over : 68

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 33

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 37

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
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,096

Female : 1,014

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 537

Female : 728

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 33

Female : 9

Foreign born:

Male : 37

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 1,547

Born in other state in the United States : 1,092

Native: born outside the United States : 33

Foreign born : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 463

Now married, except separated : 825

Divorced : 184

Separated : 120

Widowed : 222

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 412

Now married, except separated : 531

Divorced : 140

Separated : 66

Widowed : 116

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 37

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)
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Speak only English : 3,149

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 87

Speak English less than "very well" : 37

German:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Blackshear City, Georgia

  • United States Or American: 870   (42.6%)
  • Other Groups: 391   (19.2%)
  • English: 293   (14.4%)
  • Irish: 167   (8.2%)
  • German: 56   (2.7%)
  • European: 46   (2.3%)
  • British: 45   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 42   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 33   (1.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 27   (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 18   (0.9%)
  • Italian: 16   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 12   (0.6%)
  • Brazilian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 8   (0.4%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Blackshear City, Georgia is 3,454



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Blackshear City, Georgia: 1,703
Female Population in Blackshear City, Georgia: 1,751


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Blackshear City, Georgia: 40.6
Median Female Resident Age in Blackshear City, Georgia: 53.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Blackshear City, Georgia


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

39.4

Female

46.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.7

Male

27.7

Female

35.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.5

Male

19.5

Female

43.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

41.8

Female

23.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

15.8

Male

25.5

Female

12.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.3

Male

14.3

Female

15.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

19.3

Female

17.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.3

Male

39.6

Female

46.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Blackshear City, Georgia


  • White: 2,695
  • African American: 689
  • American Indian: 23
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 47
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 59   (5.95%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (1.92%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (1.41%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 47   (4.74%)
  • 9th Grade: 68   (6.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 35   (3.53%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (0.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 38   (3.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 337   (33.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 99   (9.98%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 108   (10.89%)
  • Associate Degree: 36   (3.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 77   (7.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 25   (2.52%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 17   (1.71%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 29   (2.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 28   (2.2%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (1.18%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 85   (6.67%)
  • 9th Grade: 89   (6.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 72   (5.65%)
  • 11th Grade: 49   (3.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 38   (2.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 433   (33.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 89   (6.99%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 111   (8.71%)
  • Associate Degree: 38   (2.98%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 124   (9.73%)
  • Master's Degree: 66   (5.18%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Blackshear City, Georgia

  • Pierce County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 834-a East Main Street, Blackshear, GA 31516, Phone: (912) 449-2044, Students: 3,412 )

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

  • Blackshear Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 5217 North Highway 121, Blackshear, GA 31516, Phone: (912) 449-2088, Students: 1,215 )

  • Pierce County Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 5216 County Farm Road, Blackshear, GA 31516, Phone: (912) 449-2077, Students: 767 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Blackshear City, Georgia

  • Pierce County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4850 County Farm Road, Blackshear, GA 31516, Phone: (912) 449-2055, Students: 922 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Blackshear City, Georgia

  • Blackshear Memorial Library


    600 South Main Street, Blackshear, GA 31516

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Blackshear City, Georgia


  • Pierce County Historical And Genealogical Society Inc


    Po Box 443, Blackshear, GA 31516

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Blackshear 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 Blackshear City, Georgia.

Area Features of Blackshear City, Georgia


Bridge


(1) Baxter Bridge Historical   (2) Shiloh Bridge Historical   (3) Sweat Bridge  

Building


(1) Bearville Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Blackshear City Hall   (3) Blackshear Fire Department Station 1   (4) Blackshear Fire Department Station 2   (5) Blackshear Memorial Library   (6) Blackshear Police Department   (7) Hacklebarney Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Marian Anderson Library   (9) Pierce County Courthouse   (10) Pierce County Jail   (11) Pierce County Sheriff S Office   (12) Southside Volunteer Fire Department   (13) Sunset Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Alabaha Cemetery   (2) Beulah Cemetery   (3) Blackshear Cemetery   (4) Browns Cemetery   (5) Enon Cemetery   (6) Henderson Cemetery   (7) Ivy Cemetery   (8) Nunn Cemetery   (9) Rehobeth Cemetery   (10) Saint Johns Cemetery   (11) Shiloh Cemetery   (12) Smith Cemetery   (13) Sweat Cemetery   (14) Thomas Cemetery   (15) Waters Cemetery   (16) Youmans Cemetery  

Church


(1) Abundant Life Christian Center   (2) Alabaha Freewill Baptist Church   (3) Bethel Baptist Church   (4) Bethel Temple Holiness Church   (5) Beulah Church   (6) Blackshear Church Of God   (7) Blackshear Presbyterian Church   (8) Brighter Day Ministries Church   (9) Church Of God   (10) Emmanuel Baptist Church   (11) Enon Church   (12) First Baptist Church Of Blackshear   (13) First Methodist Church   (14) Greater Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church   (15) Homestead Church   (16) Midway Church   (17) New Beginning Church Of God   (18) Pine Grove Church   (19) Piney Grove Church   (20) Rehobeth Church   (21) Saint Johns Church   (22) Scotts Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church   (23) Shiloh Church   (24) Southgate Baptist Church   (25) Victory Baptist Church   (26) Ward Memorial Church   (27) Woodland Church   (28) Youman Chapel   (29) Zion Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Blackshear Division   (2) City Of Blackshear   (3) Pierce County  

Crossing


(1) Sweat Ford  

Dam


(1) Jordan Lake Dam   (2) Lakeview Country Club Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Pierce County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Deans Still Historical   (2) Jot Em Down Store   (3) Lakeview Country Club Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Blackshear   (2) Homestead   (3) Martins Mobile Home Park   (4) Owen   (5) Walkersville   (6) Youman  

Post Office


(1) Blackshear Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Jordan Lake   (2) Lakeview Country Club Lake  

School


(1) Alabaha School Historical   (2) Baxley School Historical   (3) Beulah School Historical   (4) Blackshear Elementary School   (5) Blackshear Grammar School   (6) Blackshear High School   (7) Boulevard School Historical   (8) Center Hill School Historical   (9) Chatham School Historical   (10) Grady Street Elementary School   (11) Hopewell School Historical   (12) Hurricane School Historical   (13) Mount Vernon School Historical   (14) Pierce County High School   (15) Pierce County Middle School   (16) Pine Bloom School Historical   (17) Progress School Historical   (18) Ware Street Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Baxter Branch   (2) Big Creek   (3) Hurricane Creek   (4) Little Hurricane Creek   (5) Mill Branch   (6) Tan Trough Creek  

Tower


(1) Wgia-am Blackshear   (2) Wkub-fm Blackshear  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Blackshear City, Georgia

31516 (pop. 11,974)


Cities Nearby Blackshear City, Georgia

Blackshear Ccd, GA  (pop. 13,401) 0.8 Miles
Sunnyside Cdp, GA  (pop. 1,536) 6.9 Miles
Deenwood Cdp, GA  (pop. 1,710) 8.4 Miles
Waycross City, GA  (pop. 14,763) 8.6 Miles
Bristol Ccd, GA  (pop. 1,910) 8.9 Miles
Patterson City, GA  (pop. 564) 8.9 Miles
Waycross Ccd, GA  (pop. 25,691) 9.2 Miles
Patterson Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,519) 9.5 Miles
Hoboken City, GA  (pop. 562) 10.5 Miles
Hoboken Ccd, GA  (pop. 5,383) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Blackshear City, Georgia

912



Elevation in Blackshear City, Georgia is 141.0 ft. (43.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Blackshear City, Georgia

Lat: 31.298941 N        Long: -82.247726 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Blackshear 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 Blackshear City, Georgia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 24   (2.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 27   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 33   (2.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 133   (11.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 126   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 150   (13.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 241   (21.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 167   (14.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 73   (6.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 44   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 69   (6.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 45   (3.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,308

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 96

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

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 : 13

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 14

Other means : 30

Worked at home : 60


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 143

5 to 9 minutes : 300

10 to 14 minutes : 144

15 to 19 minutes : 313

20 to 24 minutes : 268

25 to 29 minutes : 77

30 to 34 minutes : 119

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 97


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 725

No Social Security income : 703


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 263

No retirement income : 1,165


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 163

$10,000 to $14,999 : 42

$15,000 to $19,999 : 35

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 76

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 61

$75,000 to $99,999 : 123

$100,000 to $124,999 : 120

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $49,044


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Blackshear City, Georgia

  • WWGA (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Waycross, GA; Owner: Marmac Communications, L.l.c.)
  • WUFE (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Baxley, GA; Owner: South Georgia Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WFNS (1350 AM; 2.5 kW; Blackshear, GA; Owner: Marmac Communications, L.l.c.)
  • WLOP (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Jesup, GA; Owner: Jesup Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WAJQ (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Alma, GA; Owner: Blueberry Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Blackshear City, Georgia

  • WYNR (102.5 FM; Nahunta, GA; Owner: Qantum Of Brunswick License Company, Llc)
  • WWSN (103.3 FM; Nahunta, GA; Owner: Qantum Of Brunswick License Company, Llc)
  • WAJQ-FM (104.3 FM; Alma, GA; Owner: Blueberry Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WKUB (105.1 FM; Waycross, GA; Owner: Mattox Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIFO-FM (105.5 FM; Jesup, GA; Owner: Jesup Broadcasting Corp.)
  • NEW (107.1 FM; Offerman, GA; Owner: Mattox Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (107.1 FM; Patterson, GA; Owner: Mattox Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLPT (88.3 FM; Jesup, GA; Owner: Augusta)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nicholls, GA; Owner: Indiana Community Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Surrency, GA; Owner: Mineral Springs Public Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nicholls, GA; Owner: Tightrope Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WTLD (90.5 FM; Jesup, GA; Owner: Resurrection House Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Alma, GA; Owner: Edgewater Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; Baxley, GA; Owner: South Georgia Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WWUF (97.7 FM; Waycross, GA; Owner: Mattox Broadcasting, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Blackshear City, Georgia

  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; Nahunta, GA; Owner: Paxson Jax License, Inc.)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; Baxley, GA; Owner: Southern Tv Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Blackshear City, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 134  (21.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 74  (11.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 130  (20.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (2.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 109  (17.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 198  (35.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 117  (21.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 211  (38.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (2.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 257 Farms In Blackshear City, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Blackshear City, Georgia

The Heritage Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $550.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 24

Primesouth Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $332.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Blackshear City, Georgia

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 9.4 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 9.4 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Glynco NAS


    (about 45.7 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: NEA)

  • Brunswick Golden Isles


    (about 46.2 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: BQK)

  • Glynco Jetport


    (about 46.2 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: BQK)

  • Malcolm McKinnon


    (about 51.7 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: SSI)

  • Wright AAF/Midcoast Regional


    (about 57.3 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Wright AAF


    (about 57.4 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Blackshear City, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.92%

Carpooled

12.37%

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

0.69%

Walked

2.25%

Other Means

1.47%

Worked At Home

1.30%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Blackshear 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
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 630

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 94

Female householder, no husband present : 177

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 495

Householder not living alone : 32


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 15

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 24

All other households : 1,389


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 593

Renter-occupied housing units : 37

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 75

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 50

Renter-occupied housing units : 127

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 269

Renter-occupied housing units : 258


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 226

$10,000 to $14,999 : 170

$15,000 to $19,999 : 98

$20,000 to $24,999 : 111

$25,000 to $29,999 : 133

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 72

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 76

$50,000 to $59,999 : 77

$60,000 to $74,999 : 61

$75,000 to $99,999 : 123

$100,000 to $124,999 : 141

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Total : 1,645


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Occupied : 1,428

Vacant : 217


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 11

Built 2000 to 2004 : 66

Built 1990 to 1999 : 197

Built 1980 to 1989 : 312

Built 1970 to 1979 : 374

Built 1960 to 1969 : 171

Built 1950 to 1959 : 272

Built 1940 to 1949 : 91

Built 1939 or earlier : 151


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Utility gas : 219

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 51

Electricity : 1,139

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 19


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $49,999 : 41

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $69,999 : 38

$70,000 to $79,999 : 76

$80,000 to $89,999 : 33

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 103

$125,000 to $149,999 : 136

$150,000 to $174,999 : 48

$175,000 to $199,999 : 107

$200,000 to $249,999 : 78

$250,000 to $299,999 : 51

$300,000 to $399,999 : 34

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Blackshear 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 : 32

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 420

Housing units without a mortgage : 479


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Blackshear City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $184,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $131,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $140,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $139,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $39,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $117,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Blackshear City, Georgia: 66.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Blackshear City, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 37.82%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 56.3%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 5.88%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Blackshear City, Georgia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 74 74 $3,794,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $183,756
  Five or More Family 7 42 $962,094
  Total

83 124 $4,940,350
2000        
  Single Family 66 66 $6,267,863
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

66 66 $6,267,863
2001        
  Single Family 51 51 $5,635,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $168,480
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

52 55 $5,803,480
2002        
  Single Family 88 88 $8,003,760
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

88 88 $8,003,760
2003        
  Single Family 110 110 $12,845,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $800,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

114 126 $13,645,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 300 300 $24,149,681
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

300 300 $24,149,681


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Blackshear City, GA): $27,285
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Blackshear City): $60,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Blackshear City): $323
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Blackshear City, Georgia

Utility Gas: 24.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 8.6%
Electricity: 67.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
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 Blackshear City, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Blackshear City, Georgia

Memorial Careone Home Health Services


     Address: 203 Albany Avenue, Waycross, Georgia 31501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/9/1982

Ware Visiting Nurses Service, Inc


     Address: 360 State St, Waycross, Georgia 31501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/18/1978

Charlton Visiting Nurses Service


     Address: Po Box 1046, Nahunta, Georgia 31553
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/5/1982

Altamaha Homecare, Inc


     Address: 52 N Oak Street, Baxley, Georgia 31513
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/29/1979

Health Dept Home Care Serv Jes


     Address: 261 West Plum Street, Jesup, Georgia 31545
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/5/1968

Hospitals Close To Blackshear City, Georgia

Satilla Regional Medical Center


     Address: 410 Darling Avenue, Waycross, Georgia 31501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Bacon County Hospital


     Address: 302 South Wayne Street, Alma, Georgia 31510
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Appling Hospital


     Address: 301 E Tollison Street, Baxley, Georgia 31513
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Wayne Memorial Hospital


     Address: 865 South First Street, Jesup, Georgia 31545
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Clinch Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1050 Valdosta Highway, Homerville, Georgia 31634
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Blackshear City, Georgia

Satilla Care Center


     Address: 1600 Riverside Ave, Waycross, Georgia 31501
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 169
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Waycross Health & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 1910 Dorothy Street, Waycross, Georgia 31502
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Baptist Village, Inc.


     Address: 2650 Carswell Ave, Waycross, Georgia 31502
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 244
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Bayview Nursing Home


     Address: 145 W Cleveland St, Nahunta, Georgia 31553
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Twin Oaks Convalescent Center


     Address: 310 S0uth Baker Street, Alma, Georgia 31510
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Blackshear City, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 34 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Blackshear City, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 1,360
    Disabled Workers: 630
    Widowers Workers: 260
    Spouses Workers: 105
    Children Workers: 265


(updated 2007)



Pierce County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 20.83%
  • Bush & Cheney 79.00%
  • Other 0.17%



(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 Blackshear City, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Pierce County, GA

8.54 % of Pierce County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $35,177

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Ware County , GA 3.16 % ($36,184 AGI )
  • Brantley County , GA 0.60 % ($33,394 AGI )
  • Wayne County , GA 0.31 % ($43,647 AGI )

Relocation away from Pierce County, GA

7.41 % of Pierce 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 $29,494

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ware County , GA 2.59 % ($25,567 AGI )
  • Brantley County , GA 0.64 % ($26,114 AGI )
  • Glynn County , GA 0.37 % ($29,350 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 Blackshear City, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Blackshear City, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/10/2005, 11:00 pm 0 0 $665K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
02/22/2003, 11:30 am 0 0 $10K --
12/24/2002, 11:00 am 0 0 $2K --
12/24/2002, 10:50 am 0 0 $50K --
12/24/2002, 10:40 am 0 0 $10K --
07/01/2001, 03:00 pm 0 0 $4K --
08/09/2000, 05:15 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/09/2000, 04:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/21/2000, 05:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/30/2000, 07:28 am 0 0 $2K --
08/24/1999, 08:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/03/1998, 06:49 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/05/1998, 08:17 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/08/1998, 01:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
02/28/1998, 02:05 am 0 0 $2K --
10/26/1997, 04:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/06/1996, 04:00 pm 0 0 -- $2K
06/04/1991, 07:00 pm 0 2 -- --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Blackshear City, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 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 Blackshear City, Georgia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Blackshear City, Georgia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 1 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 29 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Rape 0 1 n/a n/a 0 n/a 2 3 0 6 n/a 3 3
    per 100,000 0 29 n/a n/a 0 n/a 58 86 0 173 n/a 86 86
Robbery 0 2 n/a n/a 5 n/a 4 4 5 4 n/a 14 3
    per 100,000 0 58 n/a n/a 145 n/a 115 114 142 116 n/a 402 86
Assault 20 8 n/a n/a 16 n/a 12 6 3 14 n/a 10 8
    per 100,000 595 233 n/a n/a 464 n/a 345 171 85 405 n/a 287 229
Burglary 40 54 n/a n/a 44 n/a 55 50 45 55 n/a 46 27
    per 100,000 1,190 1,573 n/a n/a 1,276 n/a 1,582 1,425 1,276 1,589 n/a 1,320 772
Larceny Theft 66 137 n/a n/a 498 n/a 280 129 147 133 n/a 82 118
    per 100,000 1,963 3,991 n/a n/a 14,447 n/a 8,055 3,677 4,167 3,843 n/a 2,353 3,372
Vehicle Theft 7 3 n/a n/a 16 n/a 12 14 12 10 n/a 2 5
    per 100,000 208 87 n/a n/a 464 n/a 345 399 340 289 n/a 57 143
Arson 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 2 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0 57 0 n/a 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
5 3 n/a n/a 5 n/a 5 3 2 6 n/a 7 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
28 49 n/a n/a 140 n/a 87 48 52 50 n/a 33 38
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
17 26 n/a n/a 72 n/a 46 26 27 28 n/a 20 21


(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)



Jails in Blackshear City, Georgia


  • Pierce County Jail


    300 Pierce Industrial Blvd., Blackshear, GA 31516
    Confined: 42

  • Pulaski County Jail


    First And Jackson Street, Blackshear, GA 31516
    Capacity: 28
    Confined: 21
    Avg. Population: 21
    Year Built: 1959
    Year Renovated: 2004


(updated 2006)



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