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Demographics Analysis

The people of Folkston 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
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 121

5 to 9 years : 107

10 to 14 years : 64

15 to 17 years : 50

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 24

21 years : 45

22 to 24 years : 116

25 to 29 years : 238

30 to 34 years : 160

35 to 39 years : 209

40 to 44 years : 156

45 to 49 years : 180

50 to 54 years : 214

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 21

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 41

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 27

85 years and over : 20

Female:

Under 5 years : 80

5 to 9 years : 119

10 to 14 years : 53

15 to 17 years : 46

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 18

21 years : 14

22 to 24 years : 53

25 to 29 years : 25

30 to 34 years : 169

35 to 39 years : 50

40 to 44 years : 52

45 to 49 years : 86

50 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 56

65 and 66 years : 28

67 to 69 years : 41

70 to 74 years : 28

75 to 79 years : 90

80 to 84 years : 32

85 years and over : 43


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,427

Multiple ancestry : 257

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 11

Ancestry not reported : 514


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,179

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 30


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 201

5 to 17 years : 439

18 to 24 years : 332

25 to 34 years : 592

35 to 44 years : 467

45 to 54 years : 571

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 77

65 to 74 years : 201

75 years and over : 234

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 173

5 to 17 years : 252

18 to 24 years : 285

25 to 34 years : 395

35 to 44 years : 243

45 to 54 years : 356

55 to 59 years : 37

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 62

65 to 74 years : 133

75 years and over : 164

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 187

18 to 24 years : 37

25 to 34 years : 197

35 to 44 years : 224

45 to 54 years : 205

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 58

75 years and over : 70

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

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 : 10

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,290

Female : 830

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 599

Female : 460

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 30

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 649

Born in other state in the United States : 698

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 965

Now married, except separated : 397

Divorced : 189

Separated : 22

Widowed : 202

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 345

Now married, except separated : 314

Divorced : 79

Separated : 20

Widowed : 102

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,825

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 60

Speak English less than "very well" : 92

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Folkston City, Georgia

  • Other Groups: 926   (53.0%)
  • United States Or American: 228   (13.1%)
  • English: 213   (12.2%)
  • Irish: 121   (6.9%)
  • German: 51   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 47   (2.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 33   (1.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 27   (1.5%)
  • Polish: 22   (1.3%)
  • Swedish: 20   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 16   (0.9%)
  • Italian: 15   (0.9%)
  • European: 7   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.4%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 6   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 3   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Folkston City, Georgia is 3,209



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Folkston City, Georgia: 1,919
Female Population in Folkston City, Georgia: 1,290


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Folkston City, Georgia: 35.6
Median Female Resident Age in Folkston City, Georgia: 36.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Folkston City, Georgia


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

40.6

Female

44.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.6

Male

34.6

Female

36.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.5

Male

20.5

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.0

Male

21.5

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.0

Male

42.0

Female

16.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

11.5

Female

29.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

53.0

Female

41.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

40.6

Female

44.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Folkston City, Georgia


  • White: 1,357
  • African American: 1,796
  • American Indian: 46
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 10
  • 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 Folkston City, Georgia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (1.58%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (2.69%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (2.85%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 36   (5.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 20   (3.17%)
  • 10th Grade: 72   (11.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 28   (4.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 46   (7.29%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 199   (31.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 26   (4.12%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 78   (12.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (2.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 42   (6.66%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (2.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (1.58%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 25   (3.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 29   (3.76%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 16   (2.08%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 83   (10.77%)
  • 9th Grade: 37   (4.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (4.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 60   (7.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 48   (6.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 300   (38.91%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 26   (3.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 39   (5.06%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (1.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 32   (4.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 26   (3.37%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Folkston City, Georgia

  • Charlton County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 500 South Third Street, Folkston, GA 31537, Phone: (912) 496-2596, Students: 1,963 )

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

  • Folkston Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: Highway 121, Folkston, GA 31537, Phone: (912) 496-2360, Students: 438 )

  • Bethune Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: Sixth Street Extension, Folkston, GA 31537, Phone: (912) 496-7369, Students: 429 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Folkston City, Georgia

  • Charlton County High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 500 Indian Trail, Folkston, GA 31537, Phone: (912) 496-2501, Students: 902 )

  • Charlton Alternative School Program


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 501 Indian Trail, Folkston, GA 31537, Phone: (912) 496-2443, )

Largest Schools (Private) In Folkston City, Georgia

  • Charlton Christian Academy


    ( Grades: 1-10, Location: Rr 2 Box 1627, Folkston, GA 31537, Phone: (912) 496-4120, Students: 12 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Folkston City, Georgia

  • Charlton County Public Library


    701 Indian Trail, Folkston, GA 31537

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Folkston City, Georgia


  • Okefenokee Wildlife League Inc


    4155 Suwannee Canal Rd, Folkston, GA 31537

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Folkston City, Georgia


Airport


(1) Davis Field Airport  

Building


(1) Charlton County Courthouse   (2) Charlton County Fire Department Station 1   (3) Charlton County Fire Department Station 3   (4) Charlton County Jail   (5) Charlton County Sheriff S Office   (6) D Ray James Correctional Facility   (7) Folkston City Hall   (8) Folkston Police Department   (9) Homeland Police Department  

Canal


(1) Cedar Hammock Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Bethel Cemetery   (3) Boones Creek Cemetery   (4) Cornhouse Creek Cemetery   (5) Homeland Cemetery   (6) Johnson Cemetery   (7) Little Phoebe Cemetery   (8) Mount Carmel Cemetery   (9) Neeley Cemetery   (10) Pineview Cemetery   (11) Prospect Cemetery   (12) Sand Hill Cemetery   (13) Sardis Cemetery   (14) Traders Hill Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Church Historical   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Bethlehem Holiness Church   (4) Boone Creek Church   (5) Calvary Church   (6) Camp Pinckney Church   (7) Church Of Christ   (8) Church Of God   (9) First Assembly Of God Church   (10) First Baptist Church   (11) Folkston Methodist Church   (12) Grace Chapel   (13) Homeland Pentecostal Church   (14) Jerusalem Holiness Church   (15) Kingdom Hall Church   (16) Little Phebe Church   (17) Mount Carmel Baptist Church   (18) Mount New Home Church   (19) Peoples Church   (20) Philadelphia Church   (21) Pinckney United Methodist Church   (22) Piney Grove Church   (23) Prospect Church   (24) Racepond Church   (25) Saint Matthews Baptist Church   (26) Sand Hill Church   (27) Sardis Church   (28) Traders Hill Church   (29) Traders Hill Methodist Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Charlton County   (2) City Of Folkston   (3) City Of Homeland   (4) Folkston Division   (5) Saint George Division  

Dam


(1) Charlton County Lake Dam   (2) Gowen Lake Dam   (3) Ray And Hannaford Lake Dam  

Flat


(1) Trouble Valley  

Hospital


(1) Charlton County Health Center   (2) Charlton Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Boat Landing Island   (2) Briar Island   (3) Cedar Hammock   (4) Cedar Hammocks   (5) Chesser Island   (6) Clay Island   (7) Duck Island   (8) Floyds Island   (9) Grassy Island   (10) Horse Island   (11) Indian Island   (12) Little Island   (13) Lloyd Island   (14) Macks Island   (15) Mcdonald Island   (16) Pine Hammock   (17) Rabbit Island   (18) Sandy Island   (19) Sweet Gum Island   (20) Turkey Island   (21) Warren Island   (22) White Oak Hammock   (23) Wilson Hammock  

Lake


(1) Bear Lake   (2) Bee Gum Lake   (3) Big Lake   (4) Big Water Lake   (5) Bluff Lake   (6) Boggy Lake   (7) Buck Lake   (8) Burnett Lake   (9) Bush Lake   (10) Camphose Lake   (11) Christie Lake   (12) Christmas Lake   (13) Cooter Lake   (14) Coward Lake   (15) Cypress Lake   (16) Dan Dunkins Lake   (17) Dinner Pond   (18) Double Lakes   (19) Duck Lake   (20) Durdin Lake   (21) Eagle Nest Lake   (22) Elder Lake   (23) Finger Lake   (24) Fishingpole Lake   (25) Flag Lake   (26) Galepost Lake   (27) Grassy Lake   (28) Half Moon Lake   (29) Hannom Lake   (30) House Lake   (31) Jack Lake   (32) Lake Paxton   (33) Little Double Lakes   (34) Log Lake   (35) Long Lake   (36) Mandy Lake   (37) Marys Lake   (38) Maul Hammock Lake   (39) Mose Lake   (40) Mud Lake   (41) North Lake   (42) Ohio Lake   (43) Perch Lake   (44) Picnic Lake   (45) Pond Lake   (46) Sand Lake   (47) Seagrove Lake   (48) Sometime Hole   (49) South Lake   (50) Square Lake   (51) Stump Lake   (52) Trout Lake   (53) Walter Lakes  

Locale


(1) Burch Siding   (2) Camp Cornelia   (3) Davis Boat Landing   (4) Folkston Golf Club   (5) Folkston Water Pollution Control Plant   (6) Kingfisher Landing   (7) Moody Landing  

Park


(1) Homeland Park   (2) Suwannee Canal Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Camp Pinkney Historical   (2) Centerville Historical   (3) Cypress Siding   (4) Ferry Landing   (5) Folkston   (6) Homeland   (7) Layton   (8) Mattox   (9) Newell   (10) Oakdale   (11) Paxton   (12) Petersons Historical   (13) Pinehurst   (14) Racepond   (15) Silver Hill   (16) Stanley Landing   (17) Toledo   (18) Traders Hill   (19) Uptonville  

Reservoir


(1) Charlton County Lake   (2) Davis Pond   (3) Gowen Lake   (4) Ray And Hannaford Lake  

Ridge


(1) Trail Ridge  

School


(1) Bethone Middle School   (2) Bethune Elementary School   (3) Boones Creek School Historical   (4) Charlton County High School   (5) Chesser School Historical   (6) Davis School Historical   (7) Folkston Elementary School   (8) Folkston Middle School   (9) Mount Zion Church Historical   (10) Petty School Historical   (11) Sardis School Historical   (12) Toledo School Historical   (13) Traders Hill School Historical   (14) Williams School Historical  

Stream


(1) Ben Branch   (2) Bird Wing Run   (3) Clay Branch   (4) Cornhouse Creek   (5) Harris Creek   (6) Hatchers Branch   (7) Little Spanish Creek   (8) Long Branch   (9) Melton Branch   (10) Spanish Creek   (11) Stanley Branch   (12) Starland Branch  

Swamp


(1) Beaver Dam Swamp   (2) Bee Gum Prairie   (3) Big Bay   (4) Buck Prairie   (5) Caney Branch   (6) Carters Prairie   (7) Chase Prairie   (8) Chesser Prairie   (9) Christie Prairie   (10) Coward Lake Prairie   (11) Dark Thick   (12) Double O Bay   (13) Durdin Prairie   (14) Floyds Island Prairie   (15) Green Swamp   (16) Little Okefenokee Swamp   (17) Maul Hammock Prairie   (18) Mays Bluff Branch Historical   (19) Mizell Prairie   (20) Outside Bay   (21) Redbird Prairie   (22) Sapling Prairie   (23) Territory Prairie   (24) Trout Lake Prairie   (25) Winding Branch  

Tower


(1) Toledo Lookout Tower   (2) Winokur Lookout Tower   (3) Wokf-fm Folkston  

Trail


(1) Okefenokee Wilderness Canoe Trail  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Folkston City, Georgia

31537 (pop. 8,804)


Cities Nearby Folkston City, Georgia

Folkston City, GA  (pop. 3,209) 0.0 Miles
Homeland City, GA  (pop. 1,396) 2.0 Miles
Folkston Ccd, GA  (pop. 8,427) 3.6 Miles
Kingsland Ccd, GA  (pop. 11,726) 16.8 Miles
St. George Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,273) 17.6 Miles
Woodbine City, GA  (pop. 1,099) 19.0 Miles
Kingsland City, GA  (pop. 13,244) 20.0 Miles
Woodbine Ccd, GA  (pop. 8,034) 22.7 Miles
Hoboken Ccd, GA  (pop. 5,383) 24.5 Miles
Hoboken City, GA  (pop. 562) 25.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Folkston City, Georgia

912



Elevation in Folkston City, Georgia is 112.0 ft. (34.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Folkston City, Georgia

Lat: 30.834437 N        Long: -82.004829 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 49   (7.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 33   (5.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 50   (7.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 85   (13.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 77   (12.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 66   (10.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 57   (8.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 25   (3.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 19   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 33   (5.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 60   (9.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 71   (11.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 787

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 120

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 : 0

Bicycle : 7

Walked : 4

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 27

5 to 9 minutes : 181

10 to 14 minutes : 93

15 to 19 minutes : 135

20 to 24 minutes : 29

25 to 29 minutes : 19

30 to 34 minutes : 11

35 to 39 minutes : 88

40 to 44 minutes : 21

45 to 59 minutes : 87

60 to 89 minutes : 227

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 306

No Social Security income : 472


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 159

No retirement income : 619


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 101

$10,000 to $14,999 : 93

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 36

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $74,999 : 45

$75,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $34,148


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Folkston City, Georgia

  • WWIO (1190 AM; 1.8 kW; Saint Marys, GA; Owner: Charles D. Casey, Personal Rep/estate Of Lois Casey-moum)
  • NEW (770 AM; 50.0 kW; Callahan, FL; Owner: Northeast Florida Radio, Llc)
  • WJFA (830 AM; 50.0 kW; Hilliard, FL; Owner: The Dianne A. Mayfield-harder Trust)

FM Radio Stations Near Folkston City, Georgia

  • WMUV (100.7 FM; Kingsland, GA; Owner: Renda Broadcasting Corp. Of Nevada)
  • WSOL-FM (101.5 FM; Kingsland, GA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • 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)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Saint Marys, GA; Owner: Reach Communications, Inc.)
  • WECC-FM (89.3 FM; Woodbine, GA; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Broadcasting Corp.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Woodbine, GA; Owner: Calvary Fellowship, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Woodbine, GA; Owner: Clean Air Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Woodbine, GA; Owner: Cumberland Island Environmental Education Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Woodbine, GA; Owner: Grace Public Radio)
  • WATY (91.3 FM; Folkston, GA; Owner: Okefenokee Educational Foundation, Inc.)
  • WFJO (92.5 FM; Hilliard, FL; Owner: Tama Radio Licenses Of Jacksonville, Fl, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Folkston City, Georgia

  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; Kingsland, GA; Owner: Paxson Jax License, Inc.)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; Kingsland, GA; Owner: Paxson Jax License, Inc.)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; Nahunta, GA; Owner: Paxson Jax License, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Folkston City, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 47  (12.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 32  (8.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 66  (17.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 34  (8.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 76  (19.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 62  (19.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 135  (42.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 76  (23.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 60 Farms In Folkston City, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Folkston City, Georgia

Southeastern Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $386.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

First National Bank South - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $327.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Folkston City, Georgia

  • Jacksonville International


    (about 30.6 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: JAX)

  • Fernandina Beach Municipal


    (about 35.8 miles in Amelia Island, Florida; Airport Code: FHB)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 36.8 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 36.8 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Malcolm McKinnon


    (about 42.5 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: SSI)

  • Glynco NAS


    (about 42.5 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: NEA)

  • Cecil Field


    (about 43.2 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Cecil


    (about 43.2 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Glynco Jetport


    (about 43.3 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: BQK)

  • Brunswick Golden Isles


    (about 43.3 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: BQK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Folkston City, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

68.60%

Carpooled

18.75%

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

3.49%

Other Means

2.03%

Worked At Home

7.12%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 251

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 69

Female householder, no husband present : 205

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 210

Householder not living alone : 43


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 49

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 49

All other households : 680


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 171

Renter-occupied housing units : 80

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 58

Renter-occupied housing units : 147

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 111

Renter-occupied housing units : 142


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 151

$10,000 to $14,999 : 115

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 66

$30,000 to $34,999 : 55

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 38

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $74,999 : 51

$75,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Total : 959


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Occupied : 778

Vacant : 181


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 19

Built 1990 to 1999 : 287

Built 1980 to 1989 : 73

Built 1970 to 1979 : 109

Built 1960 to 1969 : 124

Built 1950 to 1959 : 191

Built 1940 to 1949 : 60

Built 1939 or earlier : 96


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Utility gas : 60

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 52

Electricity : 666

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Folkston City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 37

$40,000 to $49,999 : 6

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $69,999 : 56

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 30

$90,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $174,999 : 25

$175,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 33

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Folkston 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 : 20

Home equity loan only : 6

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 172

Housing units without a mortgage : 156


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $39,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $33,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $94,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $134,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $197,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $66,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $73,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Folkston City, Georgia: 69.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Folkston City, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 55.86%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 44.14%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Folkston 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 29 29 $2,957,674
  Two Family 1 2 $90,188
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 31 $3,047,862
2000        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,400,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $1,400,000
2001        
  Single Family 18 18 $1,231,570
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $1,231,570
2002        
  Single Family 28 28 $1,803,408
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $1,803,408
2003        
  Single Family 23 23 $2,283,895
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $2,283,895
2004        
  Single Family 30 30 $2,622,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 30 $2,622,000
2005        
  Single Family 53 53 $4,418,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

53 53 $4,418,200
2006        
  Single Family 19 19 $2,210,776
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $2,210,776


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Folkston City, GA): $21,840
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Folkston City): $44,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Folkston City): $378
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Folkston City, Georgia

Utility Gas: 20.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.9%
Electricity: 62.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
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 Folkston City, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Folkston City, Georgia

Charlton Visiting Nurses Service


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

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

Caresouth Home Health


     Address: 106 Anderson Way, Brunswick, Georgia 31525
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/2/1986

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 3528 Darien Highway, Suite 201, Brunswick, Georgia 31520
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/15/2004

Hospitals Close To Folkston City, Georgia

Charlton Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1203 North Third Street, Folkston, Georgia 31537
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Southeast Georgia Health System-camden Campus


     Address: 2000 Dan Proctor Drive, Saint Marys, Georgia 31558
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Satilla Regional Medical Center


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

Southeast Georgia Health System-brunswick Campus


     Address: 2415 Parkwood Drive, Brunswick, Georgia 31520
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Baptist Medical Center Nassau


     Address: 1250 S 18th St, Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Folkston City, Georgia

Sunbridge Care & Rehab For Fol


     Address: 401 North Okefenokee Drive, Folkston, Georgia 31537
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Life Care Center Of Hilliard


     Address: 3756 W 3rd Street, Hilliard, Florida 32046
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Bayview Nursing Home


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

St Marys Convalescent Center


     Address: 805 Dilworth Street, Saint Marys, Georgia 31558
     Ownership: Government - City/county
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Satilla Care Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Folkston City, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 68 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Folkston City, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 840
    Disabled Workers: 315
    Widowers Workers: 140
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 200


(updated 2007)





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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 Folkston City, Georgia citizens.



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 Folkston City, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Folkston City, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
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Hurricanes And Storms In Folkston City, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 43 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: GORDON - September 2000 - Wind Speed: 30 Knots


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Folkston City, Georgia



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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 Folkston City, Georgia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Folkston City, Georgia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 31 0 33 0 0 0
Robbery n/a 3 1 n/a 0 n/a 3 3 2 1 0 1 1
    per 100,000 n/a 132 30 n/a 0 n/a 92 93 62 33 0 40 18
Assault n/a 8 9 n/a 23 n/a 16 13 6 12 6 2 8
    per 100,000 n/a 351 273 n/a 690 n/a 493 403 186 390 237 80 142
Burglary n/a 8 26 n/a 24 n/a 11 20 23 23 28 17 18
    per 100,000 n/a 351 787 n/a 721 n/a 339 620 712 748 1,105 678 319
Larceny Theft n/a 32 57 n/a 39 n/a 66 58 89 61 78 68 48
    per 100,000 n/a 1,405 1,726 n/a 1,171 n/a 2,032 1,798 2,755 1,983 3,077 2,710 850
Vehicle Theft n/a 8 8 n/a 3 n/a 7 1 5 6 8 1 7
    per 100,000 n/a 351 242 n/a 90 n/a 216 31 155 195 316 40 124
Arson n/a 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 3 3 n/a 6 n/a 5 4 2 4 2 0 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 12 23 n/a 17 n/a 21 20 29 23 29 22 18
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 7 13 n/a 11 n/a 13 12 16 13 15 11 10


(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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