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Demographics Analysis

The people of Tifton 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
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 752

5 to 9 years : 569

10 to 14 years : 793

15 to 17 years : 277

18 and 19 years : 287

20 years : 200

21 years : 509

22 to 24 years : 303

25 to 29 years : 464

30 to 34 years : 604

35 to 39 years : 549

40 to 44 years : 430

45 to 49 years : 526

50 to 54 years : 547

55 to 59 years : 257

60 and 61 years : 131

62 to 64 years : 151

65 and 66 years : 139

67 to 69 years : 114

70 to 74 years : 132

75 to 79 years : 85

80 to 84 years : 153

85 years and over : 60

Female:

Under 5 years : 772

5 to 9 years : 709

10 to 14 years : 545

15 to 17 years : 196

18 and 19 years : 349

20 years : 196

21 years : 164

22 to 24 years : 161

25 to 29 years : 662

30 to 34 years : 739

35 to 39 years : 548

40 to 44 years : 439

45 to 49 years : 654

50 to 54 years : 525

55 to 59 years : 342

60 and 61 years : 160

62 to 64 years : 251

65 and 66 years : 152

67 to 69 years : 202

70 to 74 years : 260

75 to 79 years : 351

80 to 84 years : 278

85 years and over : 250


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 13,308

Multiple ancestry : 1,462

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 253

Ancestry not reported : 1,914


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,727

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 103

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 337

Not a U.S. citizen : 770


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,524

5 to 17 years : 3,089

18 to 24 years : 2,169

25 to 34 years : 2,469

35 to 44 years : 1,966

45 to 54 years : 2,252

55 to 59 years : 599

60 and 61 years : 291

62 to 64 years : 402

65 to 74 years : 999

75 years and over : 1,177

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,465

5 to 17 years : 2,475

18 to 24 years : 1,565

25 to 34 years : 1,564

35 to 44 years : 975

45 to 54 years : 1,341

55 to 59 years : 366

60 and 61 years : 178

62 to 64 years : 237

65 to 74 years : 614

75 years and over : 944

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 59

5 to 17 years : 465

18 to 24 years : 404

25 to 34 years : 640

35 to 44 years : 677

45 to 54 years : 771

55 to 59 years : 222

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 137

65 to 74 years : 282

75 years and over : 233

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 41

18 to 24 years : 33

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 29

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 : 108

18 to 24 years : 167

25 to 34 years : 265

35 to 44 years : 314

45 to 54 years : 111

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 103

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,448

Female : 6,276

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,012

Female : 1,991

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 47

Female : 56

Foreign born:

Male : 525

Female : 582


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 5,913

Born in other state in the United States : 2,763

Native: born outside the United States : 62

Foreign born : 356


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 3,219

Now married, except separated : 2,487

Divorced : 1,373

Separated : 166

Widowed : 811

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,167

Now married, except separated : 1,630

Divorced : 415

Separated : 204

Widowed : 243

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15

Foreign born:

Never married : 172

Now married, except separated : 626

Divorced : 100

Separated : 60

Widowed : 62


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 13,479

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 654

Speak English less than "very well" : 764

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 67

Speak English less than "very well" : 91

German:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 54

Speak English less than "very well" : 71

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 53

Speak English less than "very well" : 65

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 48

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 19


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Tifton City, Georgia

  • Other Groups: 5,526   (45.5%)
  • United States Or American: 2,225   (18.3%)
  • English: 1,146   (9.4%)
  • Irish: 888   (7.3%)
  • German: 535   (4.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 268   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 260   (2.1%)
  • European: 253   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 232   (1.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 151   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 121   (1.0%)
  • Polish: 117   (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 99   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 56   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 42   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 33   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 27   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 18   (0.1%)
  • British: 17   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 14   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 12   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 11   (0.1%)
  • Norwegian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Tifton City, Georgia is 16,937



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Tifton City, Georgia: 8,032
Female Population in Tifton City, Georgia: 8,905


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Tifton City, Georgia: 29.2
Median Female Resident Age in Tifton City, Georgia: 34.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Tifton City, Georgia


White


Both sexes

36.9

Male

33.2

Female

40.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.2

Male

22.5

Female

26.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

48.0

Male

33.5

Female

55.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.2

Male

33.6

Female

32.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

40.0

Male

33.5

Female

40.0

Other


Both sexes

22.8

Male

24.5

Female

19.9

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.4

Male

11.9

Female

14.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.6

Male

23.8

Female

20.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.4

Male

34.3

Female

42.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Tifton City, Georgia


  • White: 9,094
  • African American: 6,610
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 321
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 887
  • Two or More Races: 25



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 114   (2.94%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 36   (0.93%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 147   (3.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 210   (5.41%)
  • 9th Grade: 184   (4.74%)
  • 10th Grade: 206   (5.31%)
  • 11th Grade: 205   (5.28%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 105   (2.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,092   (28.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 151   (3.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 392   (10.1%)
  • Associate Degree: 105   (2.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 578   (14.9%)
  • Master's Degree: 124   (3.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 121   (3.12%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 110   (2.84%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 144   (2.99%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 47   (0.98%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 78   (1.62%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 285   (5.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 220   (4.57%)
  • 10th Grade: 214   (4.45%)
  • 11th Grade: 323   (6.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 115   (2.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,391   (28.91%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 286   (5.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 495   (10.29%)
  • Associate Degree: 388   (8.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 475   (9.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 308   (6.4%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.15%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 35   (0.73%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Tifton City, Georgia

  • Tift County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 389, 207 North Ridge, Tifton, GA 31793, Phone: (229) 386-6500, Students: 7,638 )

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

  • Eighth Street Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-11, Location: 700 West Eighth Street, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6543, Students: 1,196 )

  • Annie Belle Clark Primary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 1464 Carpenter Road, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6505, Students: 827 )

  • G. O. Bailey Primary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 1430 Newton Drive, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6515, Students: 718 )

  • Northeast Campus Tift County High School


    ( Grades: 9-9, Location: 3021 Fulwood Road, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6545, Students: 583 )

  • Charles Spencer Elementary School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 65 Tifton-eldorado Road, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6510, Students: 552 )

  • Matt Wilson Elementary School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 510 West 17th Street, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6530, Students: 511 )

  • Len Lastinger Primary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 1210 Lake Drive, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6525, Students: 491 )

  • J. T. Reddick Elementary School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 404 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6520, Students: 458 )

  • Northside Primary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 1815 North Chestnut Avenue, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6535, Students: 390 )

  • Tift County Prek Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 506 West 12th Street, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-6528, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Tifton City, Georgia

  • Tift County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: One Blue Devil Way, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 387-9700, Students: 1,485 )

  • Tift County Night School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 700 West Eighth Street, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-7433, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Tifton City, Georgia

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,665; Location: 802 Moore Hwy, Tifton, GA 31793, Web: http://www.abac.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Tifton City, Georgia

  • Grace Baptist


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1900 Golden Road W, Tifton, GA 31793, Phone: (229) 387-9008, Students: 57 )

  • Northside Baptist Weekday Education Prog


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 302 20th Street W, Tifton, GA 31794, Phone: (229) 386-2558, Students: 10 )

  • Mother Goose Kindergarten


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2609 Camellia Drive, Tifton, GA 31793, Phone: (229) 382-6243, Students: 6 )

Academic Libraries In Tifton City, Georgia

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Tifton City, Georgia

  • Tifton-tift County Public Library


    245 Love Ave., Tifton, GA 31794

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Tifton City, Georgia

  • Coastal Plain Regional Library Headquarters


    2014 Chestnut Avenue, Tifton, GA 31794

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Tifton City, Georgia


  • Tifton Terminal Railway Museum Inc


    120 South Tifton Av, Tifton, GA 31794

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Tifton City, Georgia


Airport


(1) Henry Tift Myers Airport  

Building


(1) Georgia Agrirama   (2) Georgia State Patrol Troop H Post 13 Tifton   (3) Tift County Courthouse   (4) Tift County Fire Department Station 8   (5) Tift County Jail   (6) Tift County Library   (7) Tift County Sheriff S Department   (8) Tift County Volunteer Fire Department Station 7   (9) Tift Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Tifton City Hall   (11) Tifton Fire Department   (12) Tifton Police Department   (13) Woodlawn Community Center  

Cemetery


(1) Greenwood Cemetery   (2) Harding Cemetery   (3) Lawrence Cemetery   (4) Oak Ridge Cemetery   (5) Tift Memorial Gardens  

Census


(1) Phillipsburg Census Designated Place   (2) Unionville Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bessie Tift Chapel Baptist Church   (2) Beulah Hill Baptist Church   (3) Brighton Church   (4) Brookfield Baptist Church   (5) Brookfield Methodist Church   (6) Cherry Grove Church   (7) Church Of God   (8) Church Of The Nazarene   (9) Congregational Christian Church   (10) Corinth Church   (11) Eastside Church   (12) Eldorado Church   (13) Everett Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church   (14) First Assembly Of God Church   (15) First Baptist Church   (16) First Defiance Church   (17) First Methodist Church   (18) First Presbyterian Church   (19) Friendship Holiness Church   (20) Harding Church   (21) Herring Memorial Church Historical   (22) Liberty Church   (23) Mount Olive Church   (24) Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church   (25) New Bethel Church   (26) New River Church   (27) Oak Ridge Church   (28) Our Divine Savior Roman Catholic Church   (29) Pineview Church   (30) Saint Annes Episcopal Church   (31) Saint Pauls Church   (32) Second Baptist Church   (33) Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church   (34) Trinity Methodist Church   (35) Vanceville Church   (36) Wayside Church   (37) Wesleyan Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Brookfield Division   (2) City Of Tifton   (3) Eldorado Division   (4) Tift County   (5) Tifton Division  

Crossing


(1) Exit 15   (2) Exit 16   (3) Exit 17   (4) Exit 18   (5) Exit 19   (6) Exit 20   (7) Exit 21  

Dam


(1) Adcock-morris Lake North Dam   (2) Adcock-morris Lake Number One Dam   (3) Agrirama Lake Dam   (4) Bakers Pond Dam   (5) Bany Lake Dam   (6) Bowen Lake Dam   (7) Brownlee Lake Dam   (8) Dillard Lake Dam   (9) Fulwood Dam   (10) Hawes Lake Dam   (11) Keen Lake Dam   (12) Marys Pond Dam   (13) Mcallister Lake Dam   (14) Morris Lake Dam   (15) Rankin Lake Dam   (16) Stone Lake Dam   (17) Wilson Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Tift County Hospital Historical   (2) Tift Regional Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Big Mud Lake   (2) Bluff Lake   (3) Deserter Lake   (4) Ferry Lake   (5) Goodman Lake   (6) Graveyard Lake   (7) Gun Lake   (8) Hurricane Lake   (9) Little Mud Lake   (10) Moss Lake   (11) Mudcat Lake   (12) Mullis Ponds   (13) Sand Hill Lake  

Locale


(1) Magnolia Industrial Park   (2) Pine Hill Shopping Center   (3) Tift-town Shopping Center   (4) Tifton-tift County Industrial Park   (5) Town And Country Shopping Center   (6) Westgate Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Tifton Army Air Field Historical  

Park


(1) Fulwood Park   (2) Tifton Commercial Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Brighton   (2) Ferry Lake   (3) Harding   (4) Linder   (5) Phillipsburg   (6) Tifton   (7) Unionville   (8) Vanceville  

Post Office


(1) Fender Post Office Historical   (2) Tifton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Adcock-morris Lake   (2) Adcock-morris Lake North   (3) Adcock-morris Lake Number One   (4) Agrirama Lake   (5) Bakers Pond   (6) Bany Lake   (7) Bowen Lake   (8) Brownlee Lake   (9) Dillard Lake   (10) Fullwood Lake   (11) Hawes Lake   (12) Keen Lake   (13) Marys Pond   (14) Mcallister Lake   (15) Morris Lake   (16) Rankin Lake   (17) Stone Lake   (18) Wilson Lake  

School


(1) Bailey School   (2) Baldwin College   (3) Clark School   (4) Eldorado Consolidated School Historical   (5) Harding Consolidated School Historical   (6) J T Reddick Elementary School   (7) Lastinger School   (8) Northside School   (9) Southside School   (10) Tift County High School   (11) Tift County Junior High School   (12) Tifton Grammar School Historical   (13) Tifton High School Historical   (14) Wilson School  

Stream


(1) Gum Creek   (2) Jack Creek   (3) Rough Creek   (4) Thick Creek  

Tower


(1) Wplh-fm Tifton   (2) Wtif-am Tifton  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Tifton City, Georgia

31794 (pop. 34,192)


Cities Nearby Tifton City, Georgia

Tifton Ccd, GA  (pop. 24,506) 0.3 Miles
Phillipsburg Cdp, GA  (pop. 867) 1.7 Miles
Unionville Cdp, GA  (pop. 2,153) 1.9 Miles
Oak Ridge Ccd, GA  (pop. 3,233) 4.9 Miles
Brookfield Ccd, GA  (pop. 4,790) 5.5 Miles
Chula Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,613) 6.4 Miles
Ty Ty Ccd, GA  (pop. 2,813) 7.2 Miles
Ty Ty City, GA  (pop. 605) 8.2 Miles
Omega Ccd, GA  (pop. 3,977) 9.3 Miles
Omega City, GA  (pop. 2,277) 9.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Tifton City, Georgia

229



Elevation in Tifton City, Georgia is 368.0 ft. (112.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Tifton City, Georgia

Lat: 31.463418 N        Long: -83.510065 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 163   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 184   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 246   (4.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 313   (5.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 510   (8.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 649   (10.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,434   (23.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 752   (12.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 306   (4.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 332   (5.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 133   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 61   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 523   (8.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 617   (9.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,426

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 653

In 3-person carpool : 194

In 4-person carpool : 46

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 25

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 48

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 : 43

Walked : 173

Other means : 34

Worked at home : 278


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 592

5 to 9 minutes : 2,149

10 to 14 minutes : 1,790

15 to 19 minutes : 817

20 to 24 minutes : 464

25 to 29 minutes : 145

30 to 34 minutes : 361

35 to 39 minutes : 34

40 to 44 minutes : 54

45 to 59 minutes : 155

60 to 89 minutes : 16

90 or more minutes : 65


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,938

No Social Security income : 4,343


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,057

No retirement income : 5,224


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 505

$10,000 to $14,999 : 341

$15,000 to $19,999 : 506

$20,000 to $24,999 : 220

$25,000 to $29,999 : 281

$30,000 to $34,999 : 138

$35,000 to $39,999 : 122

$40,000 to $44,999 : 114

$45,000 to $49,999 : 103

$50,000 to $59,999 : 331

$60,000 to $74,999 : 489

$75,000 to $99,999 : 458

$100,000 to $124,999 : 175

$125,000 to $149,999 : 145

$150,000 to $199,999 : 52

$200,000 or more : 40


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $37,524


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Tifton City, Georgia

  • WBHB (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Fitzgerald, GA; Owner: Broadcast South, Llc)
  • WTIF (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Tifton, GA; Owner: Three Trees Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Tifton City, Georgia

  • WOBB (100.3 FM; Poulan, GA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WNUQ (102.1 FM; Sylvester, GA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (102.3 FM; Fitzgerald, GA; Owner: World Radio Link, Inc.)
  • WPLH (103.1 FM; Tifton, GA; Owner: Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College)
  • 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.)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; Ashburn, GA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WAEF (90.3 FM; Ashburn, GA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WVRI (90.5 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WABR (91.1 FM; Tifton, GA; Owner: Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission)
  • WDDQ (92.1 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Adventure Radio Group, Llc)
  • WKZZ (92.5 FM; Ocilla, GA; Owner: Broadcast South, Llc)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WRDO (96.9 FM; Fitzgerald, GA; Owner: Broadcast South, Llc)
  • WLPF (98.5 FM; Alapaha, GA; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WKAA (99.5 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Rtg Radio, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Tifton City, Georgia

  • WALB (Channel 10; Doerun, GA; Owner: Walb License Subsidiary, Llc)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; Doerun, GA; Owner: Barrington Albany License Llc)
  • WSWG (Channel 44; Adel, GA; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Tifton City, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 777  (23.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 347  (10.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 707  (20.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 149  (4.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 527  (15.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 925  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 717  (24.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 936  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 38  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 23  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 357 Farms In Tifton City, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Tifton City, Georgia

Synovus Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $52.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

South Georgia Banking Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $876k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 8

Ameris Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 71

Colony Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 29

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $183.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

Suntrust Bank - 1 Branches


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

Commercial Banking Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $216.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Tifton City, Georgia

  • Henry Tift Myers


    (about 2.6 miles in Tifton, Georgia; Airport Code: TMA)

  • Spence


    (about 25.3 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 32.2 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 32.2 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 39.0 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


    (about 40.7 miles in Albany, Georgia; Airport Code: ABY)

  • Thomasville Regional


    (about 44.6 miles in Thomasville, Georgia; Airport Code: TVI)

  • Valdosta Regional


    (about 49.0 miles in Clyattville, Georgia; Airport Code: VLD)

  • Jimmy Carter Regional


    (about 59.9 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)

  • Souther Field


    (about 59.9 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Tifton City, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.75%

Carpooled

15.28%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.19%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.40%

Motorcycle

0.30%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.57%

Other Means

1.56%

Worked At Home

0.95%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,158

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 189

Female householder, no husband present : 1,673

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,990

Householder not living alone : 271


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 11

Male householder and female partner : 66

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 157

All other households : 6,047


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,572

Renter-occupied housing units : 586

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 71

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 692

Renter-occupied housing units : 981

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 800

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,461


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 982

$10,000 to $14,999 : 602

$15,000 to $19,999 : 685

$20,000 to $24,999 : 386

$25,000 to $29,999 : 498

$30,000 to $34,999 : 311

$35,000 to $39,999 : 301

$40,000 to $44,999 : 244

$45,000 to $49,999 : 175

$50,000 to $59,999 : 416

$60,000 to $74,999 : 702

$75,000 to $99,999 : 499

$100,000 to $124,999 : 175

$125,000 to $149,999 : 183

$150,000 to $199,999 : 64

$200,000 or more : 58


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Total : 6,990


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Occupied : 6,281

Vacant : 709


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 214

Built 2000 to 2004 : 455

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,001

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,495

Built 1970 to 1979 : 970

Built 1960 to 1969 : 856

Built 1950 to 1959 : 898

Built 1940 to 1949 : 616

Built 1939 or earlier : 485


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Utility gas : 1,341

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 265

Electricity : 4,659

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 16


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Tifton City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 217

$10,000 to $14,999 : 35

$15,000 to $19,999 : 95

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 73

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $49,999 : 164

$50,000 to $59,999 : 216

$60,000 to $69,999 : 134

$70,000 to $79,999 : 241

$80,000 to $89,999 : 150

$90,000 to $99,999 : 104

$100,000 to $124,999 : 366

$125,000 to $149,999 : 582

$150,000 to $174,999 : 192

$175,000 to $199,999 : 142

$200,000 to $249,999 : 93

$250,000 to $299,999 : 130

$300,000 to $399,999 : 113

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 15

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Tifton 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 : 142

Home equity loan only : 218

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,456

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,366


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $125,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $155,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $116,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $68,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $97,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $110,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $80,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $92,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $115,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Tifton City, Georgia: 61.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Tifton City, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 13.9%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 10.05%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 73.3%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 2.75%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Tifton 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 112 112 $9,819,130
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

112 112 $9,819,130
2000        
  Single Family 65 65 $5,660,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

65 65 $5,660,800
2001        
  Single Family 136 136 $12,313,840
  Two Family 1 2 $70,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

137 138 $12,383,840
2002        
  Single Family 98 98 $9,300,840
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

98 98 $9,300,840
2003        
  Single Family 89 89 $9,630,060
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

89 89 $9,630,060
2004        
  Single Family 135 135 $15,168,774
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

135 135 $15,168,774
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Tifton City, GA): $30,234
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Tifton City): $75,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Tifton City): $441
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Tifton City, Georgia

Utility Gas: 26.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.0%
Electricity: 64.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(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 Tifton City, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Tifton City, Georgia

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 270 $656,608 14 $12,658 1,714 $29,183 $7.39
Financial Administration 38 $94,267 5 $5,058 633 $29,769 $7.99
Other Government Administration 10 $27,916 0 $0 0 $33,499 --
Judicial and Legal 3 $8,070 0 $0 0 $32,280 --
Police Protection - Officers 49 $138,721 0 $0 0 $33,972 --
Police - Other 7 $12,437 0 $0 0 $21,321 --
Firefighters 34 $91,220 0 $0 0 $32,195 --
Fire - Other 2 $4,371 0 $0 0 $26,226 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 30 $65,053 0 $0 0 $26,021 --
Airports 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Transport and Terminals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Welfare 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Health 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Hospitals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Solid Waste Management 31 $64,823 0 $0 0 $25,093 --
Sewerage 20 $45,446 1 $27 4 $27,268 $6.75
Parks and Recreation 9 $16,254 0 $0 0 $21,672 --
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Natural Resources 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Supply 24 $55,575 0 $0 0 $27,788 --
Electric Power 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Gas Supply 6 $15,657 0 $0 0 $31,314 --
Transit 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Local Libraries 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Other and Unallocable 7 $16,799 8 $7,574 1,076 $28,798 $7.04

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Tifton City, Georgia

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

Memorial Home Health


     Address: 413 West 4th Street, Adel, Georgia 31620
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/24/1985

Colquitt Regional Home Care


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

Atkinson Visiting Nurses Service, Inc


     Address: 702 East Roberts Street, Pearson, Georgia 31642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/6/1982

Hospitals Close To Tifton City, Georgia

Tift Regional Medical Center


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

Irwin County Hospital


     Address: 710 N Irwin Avenue, Ocilla, Georgia 31774
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Dorminy Medical Center


     Address: "200 Perry House Road, Box 1447", Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Berrien County Hospital


     Address: 1221 E Mcpherson Ave, Nashville, Georgia 31639
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Memorial Hospital Of Adel Inc


     Address: 706 N Parrish, Adel, Georgia 31620
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Tifton City, Georgia

Golden Livingcenter - Tifton


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

Transitional Care Center


     Address: 901 East 18th St, Tifton, Georgia 31793
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 5
     Percent Occupied: 33%

Tift Health Care, Inc


     Address: 2002 Tift Avenue, Tifton, Georgia 31794
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 164
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Osceola Nursing Home


     Address: 209 West Hudson St, Ocilla, Georgia 31774
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 79
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Palemon Gaskins Mem Nsg Home


     Address: 201 W Dismuke Avenue, Ocilla, Georgia 31774
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Tifton City, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 73 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Tifton City, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 3,490
    Disabled Workers: 1,060
    Widowers Workers: 600
    Spouses Workers: 265
    Children Workers: 585


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Tifton City, Georgia


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $65,000
Sewerage: $2,347,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,860,000
All Other: $3,136,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $3,520,000
Gas Utilities: $12,353,000


State Intergovernmental


Highways: $50,000
Housing & Community Development: $11,000
All Other: $85,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $2,856,000
All Other: $3,099,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $1,679,000
Fire Protection: $1,923,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $246,000
Central Staff Services: $2,452,000
General Public Buildings: $216,000
Health Services - Other: $140,000
Regular Highways: $1,769,000
Libraries: $151,000
Parking Facilities: $268,000
Parks & Recreation: $375,000
Police Protection: $3,956,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $118,000
Welfare - Other: $84,000
Sewerage: $1,999,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,623,000
General - Other: $3,248,000
Water Utilities: $2,999,000
Gas Utilities: $10,735,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $290,000
Sewerage: $122,000
Solid Waste Management: $140,000
Water Utilities: $182,000


Other Capital Outlay


Fire Protection: $280,000
Regular Highways: $228,000
Police Protection: $263,000
Sewerage: $46,000
Solid Waste Management: $532,000
General - Other: $1,723,000
Water Utilities: $69,000
Gas Utilities: $42,000


General


Interest On Debt: $503,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $227,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Air Transportation: $25,000
Libraries: $151,000
General: $570,000



Ntergovernmental To Local Nec Correctional Insti: $243,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $7,607,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $145,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,126,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $12,580,000


Tax


Property: $2,047,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $436,000
Public Utilities: $991,000
Other Selective Sales: $1,426,000
Public Utility License: $66,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $649,000
Other License: $46,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $21,000
Property Sale Other: $174,000
Interest Earnings: $664,000
Fines & Forfeits: $664,000
Rents: $9,000
General Revenue, Nec: $16,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $386,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $14,571,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,561,000


(updated 2006)



Tift County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 30.84%
  • Bush & Cheney 68.79%
  • Other 0.37%



(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 Tifton City, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Tift County, GA

7.32 % of Tift County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,911

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Berrien County , GA 0.47 % ($31,475 AGI )
  • Worth County , GA 0.45 % ($25,136 AGI )
  • Colquitt County , GA 0.44 % ($26,561 AGI )

Relocation away from Tift County, GA

6.70 % of Tift 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 $33,938

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Colquitt County , GA 0.43 % ($22,857 AGI )
  • Worth County , GA 0.42 % ($24,818 AGI )
  • Berrien County , GA 0.36 % ($19,298 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 Tifton City, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Tifton City, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
02/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
07/07/2004, 02:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/22/2003, 04:00 pm 1 0 -- --
12/16/2000, 08:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Tifton City, Georgia

  • Category 1: KATE - November 1985 - Wind Speed: 65 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 Knots



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Crime Analysis

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

Crime in Tifton City, Georgia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 5 1 n/a n/a 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 6 32 6 n/a n/a 0 12 12 6 6 0 0 0
Rape 17 6 6 n/a n/a 6 9 7 5 5 5 9 13
    per 100,000 110 38 37 n/a n/a 36 54 42 29 29 30 53 77
Robbery 42 26 39 n/a n/a 50 48 65 63 64 37 33 56
    per 100,000 272 165 242 n/a n/a 297 286 391 361 376 223 194 334
Assault 81 75 82 n/a n/a 118 120 133 107 115 67 81 81
    per 100,000 525 476 509 n/a n/a 700 714 801 613 676 404 475 483
Burglary 191 221 234 n/a n/a 199 316 271 295 328 287 216 258
    per 100,000 1,238 1,403 1,453 n/a n/a 1,181 1,881 1,631 1,689 1,928 1,733 1,267 1,537
Larceny Theft 1,179 999 1,104 n/a n/a 1,149 1,096 881 973 916 980 955 975
    per 100,000 7,644 6,344 6,855 n/a n/a 6,819 6,523 5,304 5,570 5,384 5,916 5,602 5,810
Vehicle Theft 74 58 48 n/a n/a 47 43 55 37 41 36 34 22
    per 100,000 480 368 298 n/a n/a 279 256 331 212 241 217 199 131
Arson 0 0 1 n/a n/a 0 0 5 4 4 4 8 8
    per 100,000 0 0 6 n/a n/a 0 0 30 23 24 24 47 48
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
35 28 32 n/a n/a 44 45 52 44 46 27 31 38
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
361 320 347 n/a n/a 349 364 303 327 322 327 303 316
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
198 174 189 n/a n/a 196 204 177 186 184 177 167 177


(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 Tifton City, Georgia


  • Tift County Jail


    500 Morgan Drive, Tifton, GA 31793
    Capacity: 260
    Confined: 244
    Avg. Population: 204
    Year Built: 1998


(updated 2006)



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