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   (County: Worth County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sylvester 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
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 154

5 to 9 years : 160

10 to 14 years : 217

15 to 17 years : 164

18 and 19 years : 106

20 years : 32

21 years : 107

22 to 24 years : 56

25 to 29 years : 101

30 to 34 years : 145

35 to 39 years : 111

40 to 44 years : 221

45 to 49 years : 132

50 to 54 years : 145

55 to 59 years : 151

60 and 61 years : 99

62 to 64 years : 127

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 52

70 to 74 years : 140

75 to 79 years : 67

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 82

Female:

Under 5 years : 307

5 to 9 years : 129

10 to 14 years : 226

15 to 17 years : 116

18 and 19 years : 115

20 years : 17

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 72

25 to 29 years : 217

30 to 34 years : 232

35 to 39 years : 127

40 to 44 years : 193

45 to 49 years : 202

50 to 54 years : 219

55 to 59 years : 264

60 and 61 years : 115

62 to 64 years : 97

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 63

70 to 74 years : 139

75 to 79 years : 66

80 to 84 years : 102

85 years and over : 124


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,266

Multiple ancestry : 505

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 31

Ancestry not reported : 930


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,684

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 22

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 26

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 461

5 to 17 years : 1,012

18 to 24 years : 505

25 to 34 years : 695

35 to 44 years : 652

45 to 54 years : 698

55 to 59 years : 415

60 and 61 years : 214

62 to 64 years : 224

65 to 74 years : 415

75 years and over : 441

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 461

5 to 17 years : 974

18 to 24 years : 457

25 to 34 years : 683

35 to 44 years : 606

45 to 54 years : 617

55 to 59 years : 287

60 and 61 years : 202

62 to 64 years : 191

65 to 74 years : 380

75 years and over : 338

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 38

18 to 24 years : 36

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 46

45 to 54 years : 81

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 103

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 10

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 : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 26

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
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,390

Female : 2,806

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 180

Female : 308

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 12

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 26


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 1,940

Born in other state in the United States : 386

Native: born outside the United States : 10

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,723

Now married, except separated : 1,195

Divorced : 593

Separated : 130

Widowed : 378

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 215

Divorced : 60

Separated : 0

Widowed : 103

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 16

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,177

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 84

Speak English less than "very well" : 10


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sylvester City, Georgia

  • Other Groups: 2,870   (65.9%)
  • United States Or American: 502   (11.5%)
  • Irish: 271   (6.2%)
  • English: 200   (4.6%)
  • German: 166   (3.8%)
  • Subsaharan African: 135   (3.1%)
  • Italian: 66   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 44   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 28   (0.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 23   (0.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 20   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 16   (0.4%)
  • European: 12   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sylvester City, Georgia is 5,732



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sylvester City, Georgia: 2,582
Female Population in Sylvester City, Georgia: 3,150


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sylvester City, Georgia: 37.7
Median Female Resident Age in Sylvester City, Georgia: 40.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sylvester City, Georgia


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

37.4

Female

45.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.9

Male

27.1

Female

32.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

34.5

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.0

Male

40.5

Female

30.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

57.5

Male

56.0

Female

61.5

Other


Both sexes

45.5

Male

35.0

Female

59.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.3

Male

19.5

Female

14.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.2

Male

25.2

Female

30.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.7

Male

37.9

Female

45.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Sylvester City, Georgia


  • White: 2,346
  • African American: 3,286
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 12
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 40
  • Two or More Races: 48



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 47   (3.33%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (0.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 51   (3.61%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 71   (5.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 73   (5.17%)
  • 10th Grade: 75   (5.32%)
  • 11th Grade: 75   (5.32%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 83   (5.88%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 446   (31.61%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 77   (5.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 197   (13.96%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (0.85%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 120   (8.5%)
  • Master's Degree: 55   (3.9%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (1.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 55   (2.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 136   (6.2%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 44   (2.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 112   (5.1%)
  • 9th Grade: 44   (2.01%)
  • 10th Grade: 212   (9.66%)
  • 11th Grade: 121   (5.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 98   (4.47%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 733   (33.41%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 159   (7.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 159   (7.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 83   (3.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 137   (6.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 95   (4.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.27%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Sylvester City, Georgia

  • Worth County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 504 East Price Street, Sylvester, GA 31791, Phone: (912) 229-8600, Students: 4,049 )

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

  • Worth County Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1305 North Isabella Street, Sylvester, GA 31791, Phone: (229) 776-8620, Students: 962 )

  • Worth County Primary School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 1304 North Isabella Street, Sylvester, GA 31791, Phone: (229) 776-8660, Students: 857 )

  • Sylvester Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 103 Eldridge Street, Sylvester, GA 31791, Phone: (912) 776-8605, Students: 585 )

  • Holley Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 306 Carter Road, Sylvester, GA 31791, Phone: (229) 776-8615, Students: 428 )

  • Worth County Alternative Learning Center


    ( Location: 504 East Price Street, Sylvester, GA 31791, Phone: (912) 776-8650, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sylvester City, Georgia

  • Worth County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 406 West King Street, Sylvester, GA 31791, Phone: (229) 776-8625, Students: 1,217 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Sylvester City, Georgia

  • Margaret Jones Public Library


    205 East Pope Street, Sylvester, GA 31791

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sylvester City, Georgia


Airport


(1) Crowe Airport Historical   (2) Sylvester Airport  

Building


(1) Gordy Volunteer Fire Department Station 4   (2) Hh Woolard Community Center   (3) Isabella Volunteer Fire Department Station 13   (4) Red Rock Volunteer Fire Department Station 6   (5) Sowega Youth Home   (6) Worthy Manor Volunteer Fire Department Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Bethel Cemetery   (3) Hill Cemetery   (4) Isabella Cemetery   (5) Morning Star Cemetery   (6) Mount Holder Cemetery   (7) New Bethel Cemetery   (8) Salem Cemetery   (9) Shady Grove Cemetery   (10) Sikes Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Missionary Baptist Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Bethlehem Church Historical   (4) Brook Chapel Baptist Church   (5) First Baptist Church   (6) Hopewell Church   (7) Isabella Missionary Baptist Church   (8) Macedonia Church   (9) Morning Star Church   (10) Mount Aily Church   (11) Mount Holder Church   (12) Mount Sinai Church   (13) New Bethel Church   (14) New Mount Olive Church   (15) New Provisor Church   (16) Salem Missionary Baptist Church   (17) Shady Grove Church   (18) Sinners Friend Church Historical   (19) Spring Hill Church   (20) Wesley Chapel  

Civil


(1) Sylvester Division   (2) Worth County  

Dam


(1) Odum Lake Dam   (2) Strickland Dam   (3) Thigpens Lake Dam  

Lake


(1) Black Lake   (2) Bonnie Pond   (3) Brushy Pond   (4) Deep Pond   (5) Gammage Pond   (6) Hudson Pond   (7) Rocky Branch Pond Historical   (8) Waving Pond   (9) Yellow Pond  

Locale


(1) Aultmans Store Historical   (2) Gregory Store Historical   (3) Pineknoll Country Club  

Military


(1) Nike Site Tu-28c Historical   (2) Nike Site Tu-28l Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Acree   (2) Artesia Historical   (3) Camp Sherwood   (4) Gammage   (5) Gordy   (6) Isabella   (7) Mossy Oaks   (8) Red Rock   (9) San Barnard Historical   (10) Willingham Historical   (11) Woodcrest Subdivision  

Reservoir


(1) Odum Lake   (2) Strickland Lake   (3) Thigpens Lake  

School


(1) Evergreen School Historical   (2) Gregory School Historical   (3) Holley School   (4) Jackson Grove School Historical   (5) Morning Star School Historical   (6) Oak Hill High School Historical   (7) Red Rock School Historical   (8) Shady Grove School Historical   (9) Spring Hill School Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sylvester City, Georgia

31791 (pop. 12,927)


Cities Nearby Sylvester City, Georgia

Sylvester Ccd, GA  (pop. 11,495) 1.6 Miles
Poulan City, GA  (pop. 1,037) 2.9 Miles
Sumner Town, GA  (pop. 344) 5.9 Miles
Poulan Ccd, GA  (pop. 4,631) 6.8 Miles
Bridgeboro Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,622) 11.2 Miles
Ty Ty City, GA  (pop. 605) 11.8 Miles
Ty Ty Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,813) 12.8 Miles
Warwick Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,603) 15.1 Miles
Sycamore City, GA  (pop. 360) 15.3 Miles
Doerun City, GA  (pop. 1,008) 15.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sylvester City, Georgia

229



Elevation in Sylvester City, Georgia is 407.0 ft. (124.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sylvester City, Georgia

Lat: 31.531425 N        Long: -83.836233 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 53   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 87   (4.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 59   (2.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 167   (7.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 268   (12.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 273   (12.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 456   (20.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 162   (7.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 82   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 75   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 27   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 39   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 251   (11.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 203   (9.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,637

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 306

In 3-person carpool : 72

In 4-person carpool : 80

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 : 0

Walked : 34

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 186

5 to 9 minutes : 434

10 to 14 minutes : 285

15 to 19 minutes : 155

20 to 24 minutes : 216

25 to 29 minutes : 203

30 to 34 minutes : 348

35 to 39 minutes : 80

40 to 44 minutes : 24

45 to 59 minutes : 183

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 15


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 879

No Social Security income : 1,331


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 418

No retirement income : 1,792


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 153

$10,000 to $14,999 : 281

$15,000 to $19,999 : 82

$20,000 to $24,999 : 34

$25,000 to $29,999 : 124

$30,000 to $34,999 : 102

$35,000 to $39,999 : 36

$40,000 to $44,999 : 77

$45,000 to $49,999 : 58

$50,000 to $59,999 : 31

$60,000 to $74,999 : 192

$75,000 to $99,999 : 189

$100,000 to $124,999 : 34

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $31,592


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sylvester City, Georgia

  • WSRA (1250 AM; 1.0 kW; Albany, GA; Owner: Livingston W. Fulton)
  • WMTM (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Moultrie, GA; Owner: Colquitt Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WTIF (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Tifton, GA; Owner: Three Trees Communications, Inc.)
  • WHBS (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Moultrie, GA; Owner: Christ In You The Hope Of Glory Church, Inc.)
  • WGPC (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Albany, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WALG (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; Albany, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Albany, GA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Sylvester City, Georgia

  • WOBB (100.3 FM; Poulan, GA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WQVE (101.7 FM; Albany, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WNUQ (102.1 FM; Sylvester, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WPLH (103.1 FM; Tifton, GA; Owner: Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College)
  • WJAD (103.5 FM; Leesburg, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; Albany, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WZBN (105.5 FM; Baconton, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WFFM (105.7 FM; Sycamore, GA; Owner: Three Trees Communications, Inc.)
  • WHKV (106.1 FM; Sylvester, GA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WTIF-FM (107.5 FM; Tifton, GA; Owner: Three Trees Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Leesburg, GA; Owner: Darton College)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Leesburg, GA; Owner: Radio Training Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arabi, GA; Owner: Indiana Community Radio Corporation)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; Ashburn, GA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WAEF (90.3 FM; Ashburn, GA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WABR (91.1 FM; Tifton, GA; Owner: Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Moultrie, GA; Owner: B. Jordan Communications Corporation)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Moultrie, GA; Owner: Colquitt Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WUNV (91.7 FM; Leesburg, GA; Owner: Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission)
  • WMTM-FM (93.9 FM; Moultrie, GA; Owner: Colquitt Broadcasting Company, Llc)
  • WJIZ-FM (96.3 FM; Albany, GA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Sylvester City, Georgia

  • WALB (Channel 10; Albany, GA; Owner: Walb License Subsidiary, Llc)
  • WALB (Channel 10; Doerun, GA; Owner: Walb License Subsidiary, Llc)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; Albany, GA; Owner: Barrington Albany License Llc)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; Doerun, GA; Owner: Barrington Albany License Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sylvester City, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 230  (20.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 132  (12.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 185  (16.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (1.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 192  (17.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 393  (33.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 232  (19.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 300  (25.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 19  (1.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 149 Farms In Sylvester City, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sylvester City, Georgia

Suntrust Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $178.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,514

Southwest Georgia Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $374.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

Colony Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 29

Heritage Bank Of The South - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 28

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sylvester City, Georgia

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


    (about 21.2 miles in Albany, Georgia; Airport Code: ABY)

  • Henry Tift Myers


    (about 21.9 miles in Tifton, Georgia; Airport Code: TMA)

  • Spence


    (about 28.3 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 32.0 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 32.0 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Thomasville Regional


    (about 43.6 miles in Thomasville, Georgia; Airport Code: TVI)

  • Jimmy Carter Regional


    (about 45.1 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)

  • Souther Field


    (about 45.1 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 54.4 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sylvester City, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.25%

Carpooled

17.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.44%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.40%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

3.24%

Worked At Home

2.26%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 666

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 102

Female householder, no husband present : 701

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 676

Householder not living alone : 65


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 53

Female householder and female partner : 44

Female householder and male partner : 16

All other households : 2,097


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 580

Renter-occupied housing units : 86

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 73

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 248

Renter-occupied housing units : 453

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 252

Renter-occupied housing units : 489


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 379

$10,000 to $14,999 : 314

$15,000 to $19,999 : 201

$20,000 to $24,999 : 93

$25,000 to $29,999 : 86

$30,000 to $34,999 : 178

$35,000 to $39,999 : 107

$40,000 to $44,999 : 105

$45,000 to $49,999 : 117

$50,000 to $59,999 : 43

$60,000 to $74,999 : 232

$75,000 to $99,999 : 233

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Total : 2,641


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Occupied : 2,210

Vacant : 431


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 16

Built 2000 to 2004 : 143

Built 1990 to 1999 : 490

Built 1980 to 1989 : 437

Built 1970 to 1979 : 534

Built 1960 to 1969 : 591

Built 1950 to 1959 : 237

Built 1940 to 1949 : 74

Built 1939 or earlier : 119


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Utility gas : 690

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 248

Electricity : 1,223

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 49

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sylvester City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 46

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 135

$60,000 to $69,999 : 76

$70,000 to $79,999 : 40

$80,000 to $89,999 : 135

$90,000 to $99,999 : 105

$100,000 to $124,999 : 108

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $174,999 : 115

$175,000 to $199,999 : 47

$200,000 to $249,999 : 59

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$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
(Sylvester 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 51

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 617

Housing units without a mortgage : 441


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $89,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $105,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $72,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $87,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $34,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $29,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $121,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sylvester City, Georgia: 69.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sylvester City, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 17.45%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 82.55%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Sylvester 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 61 61 $6,916,250
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

61 61 $6,916,250
2000        
  Single Family 44 44 $4,356,494
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 44 $4,356,494
2001        
  Single Family 63 63 $5,530,213
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $90,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

64 67 $5,620,213
2002        
  Single Family 57 57 $5,602,525
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

57 57 $5,602,525
2003        
  Single Family 31 31 $3,550,308
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

31 31 $3,550,308
2004        
  Single Family 51 51 $6,017,867
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

51 51 $6,017,867
2005        
  Single Family 63 63 $8,011,535
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

63 63 $8,011,535
2006        
  Single Family 68 68 $8,471,140
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

68 68 $8,471,140


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sylvester City, GA): $24,114
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sylvester City): $58,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sylvester City): $375
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sylvester City, Georgia

Utility Gas: 31.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 16.7%
Electricity: 50.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
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 Sylvester City, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sylvester City, Georgia

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 1901 Palmyra Road, Albany, Georgia 31701
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/22/2004

Phoebe Home Care


     Address: 2410 Sylvester Road, Suite B, Albany, Georgia 31705
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/19/1991

Careone Home Health Services


     Address: 1823 Old Ocilla Rd, Tifton, Georgia 31794
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/1/1983

Vna Of Greater Tift Inc


     Address: 2014 12 Street, Highway 41n, Tifton, Georgia 31794
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/4/1978

Colquitt Regional Home Care


     Address: 2516 5th Ave Se, Moultrie, Georgia 31768
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/21/1978

Hospitals Close To Sylvester City, Georgia

Phoebe Worth Medical Center


     Address: 807 South Isabella Street, Sylvester, Georgia 31791
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital


     Address: 417 Third Avenue, Albany, Georgia 31703
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Palmyra Medical Centers


     Address: 2000 Palmyra Rd Box 1908, Albany, Georgia 31701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Tift Regional Medical Center


     Address: 901 E 18th Street, Tifton, Georgia 31793
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Colquitt Regional Medical Center


     Address: 3131 Thomasville Hwy Box 40, Moultrie, Georgia 31768
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Sylvester City, Georgia

Sylvester Health Care Inc


     Address: 206 Monk Street, Sylvester, Georgia 31791
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Albany Health Care, Inc


     Address: 223 W.third Avenue, Albany, Georgia 31701
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 181
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Palmyra Nursing Home


     Address: 1904 Palmyra Road, Albany, Georgia 31702
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 227
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Heritage Healthcare Of Ashburn


     Address: 441 Industrial Blvd, Ashburn, Georgia 31714
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Golden Livingcenter - Tifton


     Address: 1451 Newton Drive, Tifton, Georgia 31794
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sylvester City, Georgia

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 86 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sylvester City, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 1,295
    Disabled Workers: 370
    Widowers Workers: 255
    Spouses Workers: 90
    Children Workers: 270


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Sylvester City, Georgia


Charges


Air Transportation: $5,000
Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $12,000
Sewerage: $450,000
Solid Waste Management: $666,000
All Other: $518,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $674,000
Electric Utilities: $6,898,000
Gas Utilities: $1,578,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $74,000


State Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $361,000
All Other: $459,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $440,000
All Other: $511,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $6,000
Financial Administration: $639,000
Fire Protection: $512,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $56,000
Central Staff Services: $62,000
General Public Buildings: $5,000
Health Services - Other: $39,000
Regular Highways: $698,000
Housing & Community Development: $20,000
Libraries: $42,000
Parks & Recreation: $57,000
Police Protection: $1,350,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $21,000
Welfare - Other: $1,000
Sewerage: $311,000
Solid Waste Management: $533,000
General - Other: $365,000
Water Utilities: $467,000
Electric Utilities: $5,663,000
Gas Utilities: $1,422,000


Construction


Air Transportation: $249,000
Police Protection: $121,000
Sewerage: $18,000
Water Utilities: $26,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $6,000
Fire Protection: $149,000
Regular Highways: $53,000
Police Protection: $19,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $1,000
Sewerage: $14,000
General - Other: $138,000
Water Utilities: $22,000
Gas Utilities: $27,000


General


Interest On Debt: $13,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $34,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Libraries: $42,000
Parks & Recreation: $35,000
Solid Waste Management: $99,000
General: $33,000


Tax


Property: $527,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $103,000
Public Utilities: $98,000
Other Selective Sales: $307,000
Public Utility License: $11,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $91,000
Other License: $7,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $90,000
Fines & Forfeits: $253,000
Rents: $4,000
General Revenue, Nec: $29,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $180,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $2,742,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $2,566,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $581,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $723,000


(updated 2006)



Worth County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 30.18%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.43%
  • Other 0.39%



(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 Sylvester City, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Worth County, GA

6.82 % of Worth County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,791

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Dougherty County , GA 2.13 % ($30,832 AGI )
  • Tift County , GA 0.75 % ($24,818 AGI )
  • Lee County , GA 0.44 % ($23,906 AGI )

Relocation away from Worth County, GA

7.10 % of Worth 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 $27,923

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Dougherty County , GA 2.11 % ($24,506 AGI )
  • Tift County , GA 0.81 % ($25,136 AGI )
  • Lee County , GA 0.68 % ($30,660 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 Sylvester City, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.























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

Crime in Sylvester City, Georgia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 1 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0 0 16 n/a
Rape 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a 1 0 1 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 17 n/a n/a 18 0 16 n/a
Robbery 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 n/a n/a 2 3 5 n/a
    per 100,000 16 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 51 n/a n/a 36 48 79 n/a
Assault 35 22 n/a n/a n/a n/a 12 n/a n/a 14 9 41 n/a
    per 100,000 571 351 n/a n/a n/a n/a 204 n/a n/a 253 144 648 n/a
Burglary 64 54 n/a n/a n/a n/a 72 n/a n/a 79 94 132 n/a
    per 100,000 1,043 862 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,226 n/a n/a 1,426 1,499 2,088 n/a
Larceny Theft 188 178 n/a n/a n/a n/a 199 n/a n/a 240 223 200 n/a
    per 100,000 3,065 2,842 n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,388 n/a n/a 4,332 3,557 3,163 n/a
Vehicle Theft 3 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a 19 n/a n/a 13 21 11 n/a
    per 100,000 49 64 n/a n/a n/a n/a 323 n/a n/a 235 335 174 n/a
Arson 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 17 n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
9 6 n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a n/a 4 3 12 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
64 59 n/a n/a n/a n/a 73 n/a n/a 83 85 86 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
36 32 n/a n/a n/a n/a 38 n/a n/a 44 44 49 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 Sylvester City, Georgia


  • Worth County Jail


    201 N. Main St., Sylvester, GA 31791
    Capacity: 46
    Confined: 31
    Avg. Population: 27
    Year Built: 1974
    Year Renovated: 1990


(updated 2006)



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