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   (County: Candler County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Metter 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
(Metter City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 129

5 to 9 years : 157

10 to 14 years : 229

15 to 17 years : 192

18 and 19 years : 83

20 years : 0

21 years : 74

22 to 24 years : 41

25 to 29 years : 21

30 to 34 years : 121

35 to 39 years : 123

40 to 44 years : 180

45 to 49 years : 66

50 to 54 years : 147

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 67

62 to 64 years : 45

65 and 66 years : 54

67 to 69 years : 32

70 to 74 years : 39

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 37

85 years and over : 47

Female:

Under 5 years : 179

5 to 9 years : 100

10 to 14 years : 144

15 to 17 years : 67

18 and 19 years : 72

20 years : 32

21 years : 32

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 211

30 to 34 years : 185

35 to 39 years : 165

40 to 44 years : 25

45 to 49 years : 122

50 to 54 years : 164

55 to 59 years : 180

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 89

65 and 66 years : 22

67 to 69 years : 35

70 to 74 years : 116

75 to 79 years : 91

80 to 84 years : 91

85 years and over : 69


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Metter City, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,945

Multiple ancestry : 523

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 36

Ancestry not reported : 732


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,061

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 16

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 153


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Metter City, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 308

5 to 17 years : 889

18 to 24 years : 356

25 to 34 years : 538

35 to 44 years : 493

45 to 54 years : 499

55 to 59 years : 252

60 and 61 years : 106

62 to 64 years : 134

65 to 74 years : 298

75 years and over : 363

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 264

5 to 17 years : 811

18 to 24 years : 246

25 to 34 years : 381

35 to 44 years : 323

45 to 54 years : 467

55 to 59 years : 207

60 and 61 years : 62

62 to 64 years : 104

65 to 74 years : 166

75 years and over : 294

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 58

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 157

35 to 44 years : 82

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 45

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 30

65 to 74 years : 126

75 years and over : 69

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 : 16

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 : 21

5 to 17 years : 20

18 to 24 years : 24

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 88

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Metter City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,561

Female : 1,764

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 291

Female : 445

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 16

Foreign born:

Male : 132

Female : 27


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Metter City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 1,831

Born in other state in the United States : 233

Native: born outside the United States : 16

Foreign born : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 969

Now married, except separated : 840

Divorced : 314

Separated : 25

Widowed : 327

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 314

Now married, except separated : 242

Divorced : 14

Separated : 79

Widowed : 40

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 16

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 68

Now married, except separated : 50

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,572

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 158

Speak English less than "very well" : 142

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Metter City, Georgia

  • Other Groups: 1,332   (51.3%)
  • United States Or American: 643   (24.7%)
  • Irish: 197   (7.6%)
  • English: 159   (6.1%)
  • German: 93   (3.6%)
  • Scottish: 44   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 37   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 23   (0.9%)
  • Subsaharan African: 22   (0.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 12   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 9   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 8   (0.3%)
  • European: 5   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Metter City, Georgia is 4,236



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Metter City, Georgia: 1,984
Female Population in Metter City, Georgia: 2,252


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Metter City, Georgia: 31.0
Median Female Resident Age in Metter City, Georgia: 36.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Metter City, Georgia


White


Both sexes

44.3

Male

41.0

Female

46.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.0

Male

30.3

Female

31.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

51.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

28.8

Male

28.0

Female

28.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.5

Male

24.0

Female

21.5

Other


Both sexes

23.4

Male

24.2

Female

19.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.3

Male

18.3

Female

16.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.6

Male

23.6

Female

19.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.4

Male

42.2

Female

47.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Metter City, Georgia


  • White: 2,086
  • African American: 1,636
  • American Indian: 15
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 320
  • Two or More Races: 179



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 48   (4.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 39   (3.68%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 16   (1.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 42   (3.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 69   (6.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 70   (6.61%)
  • 11th Grade: 72   (6.8%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 54   (5.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 322   (30.41%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (0.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 123   (11.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (2.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 115   (10.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (0.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 48   (4.53%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 73   (5.09%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (0.98%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 95   (6.62%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 106   (7.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 51   (3.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 157   (10.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 91   (6.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 132   (9.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 351   (24.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 74   (5.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 128   (8.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 56   (3.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 74   (5.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 20   (1.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (0.91%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Metter City, Georgia

  • Candler County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 210 South College Street, Metter, GA 30439, Phone: (912) 685-5713, Students: 1,904 )

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

  • Metter Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 805 East Lillian Street, Metter, GA 30439, Phone: (912) 685-2058, Students: 717 )

  • Metter Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 431 West Vertia Street, Metter, GA 30439, Phone: (912) 685-5580, Students: 408 )

  • Metter Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 423 West Vertia Street, Metter, GA 30439, Phone: (912) 685-7400, Students: 253 )

  • Candler County Board Of Education


    ( Location: 210 South College Street, Metter, GA 30439, Phone: (912) 685-5713, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Metter City, Georgia

  • Metter High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Route 3 Box1500 Hwy 129 South, Metter, GA 30439, Phone: (912) 685-2134, Students: 526 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Metter City, Georgia

  • Metter Mennonite School


    ( Grades: 1-10, Location: Rr 1 Box 187, Metter, GA 30439, Phone: (912) 685-3909, Students: 32 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Metter City, Georgia

  • L. C. Anderson Memorial Library


    50 South Kennedy Street, Metter, GA 30439

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Metter City, Georgia


  • Better Metter Inc


    Po Box 537, Metter, GA 30439

  • Candler County Historical Society Inc


    10755 Paddy Ford Road, Metter, GA 30439

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Metter City, Georgia


Airport


(1) Candler Co Hospital Heliport   (2) Metter Municipal Airport   (3) Turner Airport Historical  

Bridge


(1) Cassidy Bridge   (2) Davis Bridge   (3) Dutch Ford Bridge   (4) Flat Ford Bridge   (5) Jones Bridge   (6) Longford Bridge   (7) Salem Bridge   (8) Strawfield Bridge   (9) Turner Bridge  

Building


(1) Candler County Courthouse   (2) Candler County Detention Center   (3) Candler County Jail   (4) Candler County Sheriff S Department   (5) Metter City Hall   (6) Metter Fire Department   (7) Metter Police Department   (8) Metter Police Department Substation  

Cemetery


(1) Byrd Cemetery   (2) Dekle Cemetery   (3) Dixon Grove Cemetery   (4) Everitt Cemetery   (5) Oliff Cemetery   (6) Saint Matthew Cemetery   (7) Sand Ridge Cemetery   (8) Stripling Cemetery   (9) Thain Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cedar Street Baptist Church   (2) Dixon Grove Church   (3) First Baptist Church   (4) First Free Will Baptist Church   (5) Fish Trap Church   (6) Lake Church   (7) Metter Church Of God   (8) Metter Methodist Church   (9) Mount Olive Church   (10) New Life Church   (11) Pine Grove Church   (12) Primitive Grove Church   (13) Rosemary Church   (14) Saint Lukes African Methodist Episcopal Church   (15) Saint Marys Church Historical   (16) Saint Matthews Church   (17) Salem Church   (18) Sams Creek Church   (19) Thankfull Baptist Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Aline Division   (2) Candler County   (3) City Of Metter   (4) Metter Division   (5) Pulaski Division  

Crossing


(1) Exit 23  

Dam


(1) Anderson Dam Two   (2) Anderson Lake Dam   (3) Banks Lake Dam   (4) Boatright Lake Dam   (5) Brantley Trapnell Lake Dam   (6) Canoe Pond Dam   (7) Cartee Lake Dam   (8) Collins Lake Dam   (9) Cooks Pond Dam   (10) Cooper Lake Dam   (11) Daniels Lake Dam   (12) Daughtry Lake North Dam   (13) Daughtry Lake South Dam   (14) Donaldson Lake Dam   (15) Hulsey Lake Dam   (16) Laniers Pond Dam   (17) Paradise Lake Dam   (18) Smith Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Candler County Hospital   (2) Kennedy Memorial Hospital Historical  

Locale


(1) Willow Lake Golf Club  

Populated Place


(1) Aline   (2) Canoe   (3) Metter   (4) Olifftown   (5) Parish   (6) Shamrock   (7) Union  

Post Office


(1) Metter Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Banks Lake   (2) Boatright Lake   (3) Bowens Pond   (4) Brannen Lake   (5) Brantley Trapnell Lake   (6) Cartee Lake   (7) Collins Lake   (8) Cooks Pond   (9) Cooper Lake   (10) Daniels Lake   (11) Daughtry Lake North   (12) Daughtry Lake South   (13) Donaldson Lake   (14) Franklins Pond   (15) Hulsey Lake   (16) Laniers Pond   (17) Paradise Lake   (18) Smith Lake   (19) Thain Pond  

School


(1) Central School Historical   (2) Fishtrap School Historical   (3) Franklin School Historical   (4) Main High School Historical   (5) Metter High School   (6) Metter Middle School   (7) Metter Primary School   (8) Pine Grove School Historical   (9) Sapling Grove School Historical   (10) Union School Historical  

Stream


(1) Fifteenmile Creek   (2) Jims Creek   (3) Little Stocking Head Creek   (4) Reedy Creek   (5) Sams Creek   (6) Stocking Head Creek   (7) Wolfe Creek  

Tower


(1) Whcg-fm Metter   (2) Wmac-am Metter  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Metter City, Georgia

30439 (pop. 8,849)


Cities Nearby Metter City, Georgia

Metter Ccd, GA  (pop. 6,676) 2.5 Miles
Pulaski Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,427) 5.3 Miles
Aline Ccd, GA  (pop. 1,277) 5.6 Miles
Pulaski Town, GA  (pop. 457) 6.2 Miles
Cobbtown City, GA  (pop. 346) 9.1 Miles
Stillmore Town, GA  (pop. 730) 9.4 Miles
Register Town, GA  (pop. 219) 10.6 Miles
Register Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,480) 11.7 Miles
Collins Ccd, GA  (pop. 3,108) 11.9 Miles
Twin City Ccd, GA  (pop. 4,777) 12.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Metter City, Georgia

912



Elevation in Metter City, Georgia is 246.0 ft. (75.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Metter City, Georgia

Lat: 32.396253 N        Long: -82.062414 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 92   (6.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 27   (2.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 91   (6.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 164   (12.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 196   (14.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 181   (13.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 165   (12.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 97   (7.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 70   (5.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 86   (6.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 112   (8.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Metter City, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,135

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 339

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 : 86

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 17

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 50


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Metter City, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 221

5 to 9 minutes : 415

10 to 14 minutes : 171

15 to 19 minutes : 17

20 to 24 minutes : 152

25 to 29 minutes : 86

30 to 34 minutes : 328

35 to 39 minutes : 42

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 98

60 to 89 minutes : 47

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 546

No Social Security income : 855


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 203

No retirement income : 1,198


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Metter City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 51

$10,000 to $14,999 : 78

$15,000 to $19,999 : 88

$20,000 to $24,999 : 47

$25,000 to $29,999 : 93

$30,000 to $34,999 : 85

$35,000 to $39,999 : 106

$40,000 to $44,999 : 65

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 61

$60,000 to $74,999 : 132

$75,000 to $99,999 : 53

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 30


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,690


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Metter City, Georgia

  • WWNS (1240 AM; 0.71 kW; Statesboro, GA; Owner: Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBBT (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Vidalia, GA; Owner: T.c.b. Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WHCG (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Metter, GA; Owner: Radio Metter, Inc.)
  • WTNL (1390 AM; 0.5 kW; Reidsville, GA; Owner: Wrbx / Wtnl,)
  • NEW (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Statesboro, GA; Owner: Great Southern Radiocasting)
  • NEW (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Statesboro, GA; Owner: Great Southern Radiocasting)
  • WCLA (1470 AM; 5.0 kW; Claxton, GA; Owner: W. Danny Swain)
  • WCLA (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Claxton, GA; Owner: W. Danny Swain)
  • WPTB (850 AM; 1.0 kW; Statesboro, GA; Owner: Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPTB (850 AM; 1.0 kW; Statesboro, GA; Owner: Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 4.0 kW; Vidalia, GA; Owner: Vidalia Communications Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Metter City, Georgia

  • WLYU (100.9 FM; Vidalia, GA; Owner: T.c.b. Broadcasting Inc)
  • WYUM (101.7 FM; Vidalia, GA; Owner: Vidalia Communications Corporation)
  • WPMX (102.9 FM; Pulaski, GA; Owner: Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBMZ (103.7 FM; Metter, GA; Owner: Wm. Jimmy Page, Tr/as Radio Metter)
  • WRBX (104.1 FM; Reidsville, GA; Owner: Wrbx / Wtnl, Inc.)
  • WBMZ (104.9 FM; Metter, GA; Owner: Wm. Jimmy Page, Tr/as Radio Metter)
  • WKTM (106.1 FM; Soperton, GA; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WZBX (106.5 FM; Millen, GA; Owner: Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMCD (107.3 FM; Claxton, GA; Owner: Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Soperton, GA; Owner: California Association For Research And Education Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Soperton, GA; Owner: Tillandsia Radio Outreach, Inc)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Pulaski, GA; Owner: Community Impact Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Register, GA; Owner: Radio Training Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Claxton, GA; Owner: Tillandsia Radio Outreach, Inc)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Nunez, GA; Owner: Athens Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Collins, GA; Owner: Tillandsia Radio Outreach, Inc)
  • WGPH (91.5 FM; Ailey, GA; Owner: Augusta Radio Fellowship Institute, Inc)
  • WVGS (91.9 FM; Statesboro, GA; Owner: Georgia Southern University)
  • WHKN (94.9 FM; Millen, GA; Owner: Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTCQ (97.7 FM; Vidalia, GA; Owner: Vidalia Communications Corporation)
  • WELT (98.1 FM; Adrian, GA; Owner: Radiojones, Llc)
  • WBAW-FM (99.3 FM; Daisy, GA; Owner: Bullie Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Metter City, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 168  (23.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 79  (11.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 94  (13.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 38  (5.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 150  (20.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 153  (24.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 169  (26.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 227  (35.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (1.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 202 Farms In Metter City, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Metter City, Georgia

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $367.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

Pineland State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $112.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $819.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 22

Synovus Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $26.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

Durden Banking Company, Incorporated - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $157.3k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Metter City, Georgia

  • Statesboro Municipal


    (about 19.9 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Statesboro-Bulloch County


    (about 19.9 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Vidalia Regional


    (about 23.0 miles in Vidalia, Georgia; Airport Code: VDI)

  • Wright AAF


    (about 45.6 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Wright AAF/Midcoast Regional


    (about 45.7 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Savannah/Hilton Head International


    (about 53.6 miles in Garden City, Georgia; Airport Code: SAV)

  • W H Bud Barron


    (about 55.1 miles in Dublin, Georgia; Airport Code: DBN)

  • Hunter AAF


    (about 59.9 miles in Hunter Aaf, Georgia; Airport Code: SVN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Metter City, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.61%

Carpooled

18.90%

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

0.67%

Other Means

1.11%

Worked At Home

1.70%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 517

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 217

Female householder, no husband present : 273

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 355

Householder not living alone : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 74

Female householder and female partner : 47

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,280


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Metter City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 386

Renter-occupied housing units : 131

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 123

Renter-occupied housing units : 94

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 149

Renter-occupied housing units : 124

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 212

Renter-occupied housing units : 182


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Metter City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 175

$10,000 to $14,999 : 184

$15,000 to $19,999 : 138

$20,000 to $24,999 : 69

$25,000 to $29,999 : 141

$30,000 to $34,999 : 68

$35,000 to $39,999 : 76

$40,000 to $44,999 : 65

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 201

$75,000 to $99,999 : 58

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 30


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Metter City, Georgia)

Total : 1,659


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Metter City, Georgia)

Occupied : 1,401

Vacant : 258


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Metter City, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Metter City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 57

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 240

Built 1980 to 1989 : 455

Built 1970 to 1979 : 181

Built 1960 to 1969 : 268

Built 1950 to 1959 : 114

Built 1940 to 1949 : 213

Built 1939 or earlier : 105


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Metter City, Georgia)

Utility gas : 68

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 173

Electricity : 1,139

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 5

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 16


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Metter City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 28

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 144

$20,000 to $24,999 : 55

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 69

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $69,999 : 59

$70,000 to $79,999 : 70

$80,000 to $89,999 : 49

$90,000 to $99,999 : 58

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 42

$150,000 to $174,999 : 39

$175,000 to $199,999 : 74

$200,000 to $249,999 : 53

$250,000 to $299,999 : 5

$300,000 to $399,999 : 25

$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
(Metter 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 : 43

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 393

Housing units without a mortgage : 434


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $44,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $41,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $84,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $179,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $127,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $152,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Metter City, Georgia: 64.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Metter City, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 17.62%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 82.38%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Metter 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 3 3 $174,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $174,000
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $322,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $322,000
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $205,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $205,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $423,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $423,000
2003        
  Single Family 6 6 $522,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $522,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $741,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $741,000
2005        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,077,000
  Two Family 1 2 $135,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 14 $1,212,000
2006        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,144,000
  Two Family 1 2 $80,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 14 $1,224,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Metter City, GA): $21,288
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Metter City): $49,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Metter City): $386
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Metter City, Georgia

Utility Gas: 4.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 21.6%
Electricity: 71.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.2%
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 Metter City, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Metter City, Georgia

Careone Home Health Services


     Address: 201 Maple Drive, Vidalia, Georgia 30474
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/1/1983

Ga Home Health Care Agency


     Address: 109 S Main St, Po Box 489, Reidsville, Georgia 30453
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/23/1979

Ogeechee Home Health


     Address: 1525 Fair Road, Statesboro, Georgia 30459
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/1/1977

Three Rivers Home Health Servi


     Address: 106 Second St, Soperton, Georgia 30457
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/10/1998

Altamaha Homecare, Inc


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

Hospitals Close To Metter City, Georgia

Candler County Hospital


     Address: 400 Cedar Street, Metter, Georgia 30439
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Meadows Regional Medical Center Inc


     Address: 1703 Meadows Ln, Vidalia, Georgia 30474
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Evans Memorial Hospital


     Address: 200 N River Steet, Claxton, Georgia 30417
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Emanuel Medical Center


     Address: 117 Kite Road, Swainsboro, Georgia 30401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

East Georgia Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1499 Fair Road, Statesboro, Georgia 30458
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Metter City, Georgia

Pleasant View Nursing Center


     Address: 475 Washington Avenue, Metter, Georgia 30439
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 120
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Azalea Health & Rehabilitation


     Address: 300 Cedar Road, Metter, Georgia 30439
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Orchard Manor


     Address: Pulaski School Street, Pulaski, Georgia 30451
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Toombs Nursing Home


     Address: 181 Oxley Drive, Lyons, Georgia 30436
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Meadows Nursing Center


     Address: 1703 Meadows Lane, Vidalia, Georgia 30474
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 29
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Metter City, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 45 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Metter City, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 1,040
    Disabled Workers: 330
    Widowers Workers: 165
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 190


(updated 2007)



Candler County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.78%
  • Bush & Cheney 65.00%
  • Other 0.22%



(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 Metter City, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Candler County, GA

8.76 % of Candler County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,423

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Bulloch County , GA 2.21 % ($25,955 AGI )
  • Emanuel County , GA 0.99 % ($22,167 AGI )
  • Chatham County , GA 0.66 % ($35,450 AGI )

Relocation away from Candler County, GA

7.41 % of Candler 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 $25,941

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Bulloch County , GA 1.48 % ($26,000 AGI )
  • Emanuel County , GA 0.70 % ($24,952 AGI )
  • Tattnall County , GA 0.50 % ($24,267 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 Metter City, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Metter City, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
05/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $35K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
05/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/29/2006, 03:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/02/2006, 09:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/06/2002, 04:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/03/2002, 05:15 pm 0 0 $125K --
08/24/2001, 05:28 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/30/1997, 10:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Metter City, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Subtropical Depression: CHARLEY - August 1986 - Wind Speed: 10 Knots


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Metter 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 Metter City, Georgia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Metter City, Georgia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 50 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
Rape 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a
    per 100,000 50 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 23 n/a
Robbery 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 9 n/a
    per 100,000 76 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 211 n/a
Assault 26 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 18 n/a
    per 100,000 654 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 422 n/a
Burglary 38 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 61 n/a
    per 100,000 956 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,430 n/a
Larceny Theft 149 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 139 n/a
    per 100,000 3,750 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,258 n/a
Vehicle Theft 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 126 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
Arson 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
8 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
48 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 50 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
28 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 29 n/a


(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 Metter City, Georgia


  • Candler County Jail


    P.o. Box 693, Metter, GA 30439
    Capacity: 72
    Confined: 46
    Avg. Population: 45
    Year Built: 1995


(updated 2006)



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