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   (County: Lowndes County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Valdosta 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
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,314

5 to 9 years : 1,742

10 to 14 years : 1,365

15 to 17 years : 741

18 and 19 years : 1,385

20 years : 1,112

21 years : 1,245

22 to 24 years : 3,190

25 to 29 years : 2,808

30 to 34 years : 1,767

35 to 39 years : 1,499

40 to 44 years : 1,335

45 to 49 years : 1,036

50 to 54 years : 1,518

55 to 59 years : 1,436

60 and 61 years : 286

62 to 64 years : 606

65 and 66 years : 347

67 to 69 years : 418

70 to 74 years : 543

75 to 79 years : 409

80 to 84 years : 282

85 years and over : 233

Female:

Under 5 years : 2,147

5 to 9 years : 1,864

10 to 14 years : 1,304

15 to 17 years : 908

18 and 19 years : 2,202

20 years : 1,052

21 years : 1,482

22 to 24 years : 2,682

25 to 29 years : 2,411

30 to 34 years : 1,784

35 to 39 years : 1,300

40 to 44 years : 1,069

45 to 49 years : 1,274

50 to 54 years : 1,577

55 to 59 years : 1,204

60 and 61 years : 508

62 to 64 years : 832

65 and 66 years : 464

67 to 69 years : 575

70 to 74 years : 851

75 to 79 years : 797

80 to 84 years : 373

85 years and over : 480


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 53,050

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 438

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 806

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 978

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,485


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,838

5 to 17 years : 5,399

18 to 24 years : 9,441

25 to 34 years : 4,647

35 to 44 years : 2,784

45 to 54 years : 2,662

55 to 59 years : 1,754

60 and 61 years : 463

62 to 64 years : 914

65 to 74 years : 1,962

75 years and over : 1,597

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 466

5 to 17 years : 2,227

18 to 24 years : 3,827

25 to 34 years : 3,596

35 to 44 years : 1,787

45 to 54 years : 2,201

55 to 59 years : 622

60 and 61 years : 331

62 to 64 years : 515

65 to 74 years : 1,092

75 years and over : 925

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 157

5 to 17 years : 222

18 to 24 years : 498

25 to 34 years : 192

35 to 44 years : 69

45 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 48

75 years and over : 26

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 76

18 to 24 years : 584

25 to 34 years : 335

35 to 44 years : 563

45 to 54 years : 510

55 to 59 years : 264

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 96

75 years and over : 26


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 14,645

Now married, except separated : 6,538

Divorced : 2,998

Separated : 1,368

Widowed : 1,749

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 6,580

Now married, except separated : 5,374

Divorced : 2,096

Separated : 554

Widowed : 816

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 504

Now married, except separated : 352

Divorced : 22

Separated : 0

Widowed : 14

Foreign born:

Never married : 913

Now married, except separated : 1,273

Divorced : 110

Separated : 35

Widowed : 80


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 5,009

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 8,065

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,301

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,090

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,483

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,086

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,087

$65,000 to $74,999 : 198

$75,000 or more : 979

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 2,808

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,085

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,630

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,145

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,005

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,912

$50,000 to $64,999 : 648

$65,000 to $74,999 : 257

$75,000 or more : 930

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 267

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 262

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $24,999 : 213

$25,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $64,999 : 38

$65,000 to $74,999 : 70

$75,000 or more : 12

Foreign born:

No income : 749

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 648

$10,000 to $14,999 : 136

$15,000 to $24,999 : 220

$25,000 to $34,999 : 228

$35,000 to $49,999 : 284

$50,000 to $64,999 : 61

$65,000 to $74,999 : 21

$75,000 or more : 64


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 14,595

Born in other state of the United States : 22,007

Native; born outside the United States : 20,335

Foreign born : 16,049


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Under 3 years : 2,904

3 and 4 years : 1,520

5 years : 935

6 to 8 years : 1,984

9 to 11 years : 1,555

12 to 14 years : 1,801

15 to 17 years : 1,634


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 3,960

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,888

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,787

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,760

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,969

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,072

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,434

$40,000 to $44,999 : 815

$45,000 to $49,999 : 850

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,631

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,430

$100,000 to $124,999 : 619

$125,000 to $149,999 : 344

$150,000 to $199,999 : 416

$200,000 or more : 375


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Valdosta City, Georgia is 56,757



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Valdosta City, Georgia: 27,617
Female Population in Valdosta City, Georgia: 29,140


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Valdosta City, Georgia: 26.3
Median Female Resident Age in Valdosta City, Georgia: 26.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Valdosta City, Georgia


White


Both sexes

29.8

Male

28.9

Female

31.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.9

Male

23.8

Female

26.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.9

Male

30.0

Female

26.6

Asian


Both sexes

32.2

Male

30.1

Female

33.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.9

Male

26.5

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

21.8

Male

23.6

Female

20.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.4

Male

20.0

Female

20.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.7

Male

24.5

Female

22.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.1

Male

29.2

Female

31.5


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,465

No health insurance coverage : 255

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,108

No health insurance coverage : 334

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,308

No health insurance coverage : 2,026

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,551

No health insurance coverage : 1,626

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,506

No health insurance coverage : 1,179

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,511

No health insurance coverage : 927

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,860

No health insurance coverage : 405

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,294

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 809

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,586

No health insurance coverage : 90

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,337

No health insurance coverage : 201

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,210

No health insurance coverage : 2,089

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,761

No health insurance coverage : 1,362

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,656

No health insurance coverage : 634

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,866

No health insurance coverage : 985

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,092

No health insurance coverage : 440

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,858

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,483

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 609

No employer-based health insurance : 2,111

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 946

No employer-based health insurance : 2,496

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,790

No employer-based health insurance : 3,544

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,689

No employer-based health insurance : 2,488

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,140

No employer-based health insurance : 1,545

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 989

No employer-based health insurance : 1,449

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,002

No employer-based health insurance : 1,263

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 298

No employer-based health insurance : 996

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 268

No employer-based health insurance : 541

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 652

No employer-based health insurance : 2,024

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,158

No employer-based health insurance : 2,380

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,977

No employer-based health insurance : 4,322

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,872

No employer-based health insurance : 2,251

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,310

No employer-based health insurance : 980

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,286

No employer-based health insurance : 1,565

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,300

No employer-based health insurance : 1,232

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 666

No employer-based health insurance : 1,192

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 461

No employer-based health insurance : 1,022


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 35,461

Born in other state in the United States : 17,589

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 317

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 927

Foreign born : 2,463


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Speak only English : 48,644

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 2,043

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 251

German or other West Germanic languages : 181

Slavic languages : 41

Other Indo-European languages : 427

Korean : 191

Chinese : 269

Vietnamese : 30

Tagalog : 10

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 127

Other and unspecified languages : 82


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 83

No Medicare coverage : 6,079

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 874

No Medicare coverage : 17,025

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,071

No Medicare coverage : 32

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 43

No Medicare coverage : 6,171

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 713

No Medicare coverage : 18,382

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,305

No Medicare coverage : 36


(updated 2013)



Races in Valdosta City, Georgia


  • White: 24,431
  • African American: 28,320
  • American Indian: 43
  • Asian: 994
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,177
  • Two or More Races: 1,792



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 183   (1.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 102   (0.94%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 195   (1.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 329   (3.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 303   (2.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 441   (4.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 535   (4.92%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 558   (5.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,626   (24.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 650   (5.98%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,606   (14.77%)
  • Associate Degree: 498   (4.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,644   (15.12%)
  • Master's Degree: 611   (5.62%)
  • Professional School Degree: 292   (2.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 303   (2.79%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 257   (1.92%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 126   (0.94%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 200   (1.5%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 467   (3.49%)
  • 9th Grade: 311   (2.33%)
  • 10th Grade: 629   (4.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 686   (5.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 558   (4.17%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,687   (27.58%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 898   (6.72%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,724   (12.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 645   (4.82%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,062   (15.42%)
  • Master's Degree: 767   (5.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 185   (1.38%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 166   (1.24%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 341

5 to 9 years : 3,216

10 to 14 years : 2,376

15 to 17 years : 1,531

18 and 19 years : 2,604

20 to 24 years : 6,217

25 to 34 years : 1,879

35 years and over : 913

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 354

5 to 9 years : 219

10 to 14 years : 199

15 to 17 years : 52

18 and 19 years : 64

20 to 24 years : 129

25 to 34 years : 107

35 years and over : 129

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 837

5 to 9 years : 171

10 to 14 years : 94

15 to 17 years : 66

18 and 19 years : 919

20 to 24 years : 4,417

25 to 34 years : 6,784

35 years and over : 20,210


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Lowndes County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1592 Norman Drive, Valdosta, GA 31603, Phone: (229) 245-2250, Students: 9,450 )

  • Valdosta City


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po. Box 5407, 1204 Williams St, Valdosta, GA 31603, Phone: (229) 333-8500, Students: 7,113 )

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

  • Lowndes Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2379 Copeland Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 245-2280, Students: 1,024 )

  • Valdosta Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 110 Burton Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 333-8555, Students: 1,003 )

  • Dewar Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3539 Mt. Zion Church Rd., Valdosta, GA 31605, Phone: (229) 219-1377, Students: 804 )

  • Nunn Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 2201 North Forrest Street, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 333-8575, Students: 740 )

  • Clyattville Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 5386 Madison Highway, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 559-7062, Students: 666 )

  • Newbern Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2015 East Park Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 333-8566, Students: 658 )

  • Sallas Mahone Elementary


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 3686 Lake Laurie Drive, Valdosta, GA 31605, Phone: (229) 333-8530, Students: 647 )

  • Pine Grove Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 4023 Pine Grove Road, Valdosta, GA 31605, Phone: (229) 245-2297, Students: 645 )

  • Moulton-branch Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 5725 Perimeter Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 245-2294, Students: 596 )

  • Mason Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 1605 Azalea Drive, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 333-8525, Students: 562 )

  • West Gordon Elementary School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 813 West Gordon Street, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 333-8570, Students: 533 )

  • Lomax Pinevale Elementary


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 1450 Howell Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 333-8520, Students: 504 )

  • Southeast Elementary School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 930 Old Statenville Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 333-8535, Students: 490 )

  • Parker Mathis Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1500 Lankford Drive, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 245-2289, Students: 397 )

  • Westside School


    ( Grades: 4-12, Location: 2470 James Rd., Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (912) 245-2271, )

  • Lomax Pinevale Elementary


    ( Location: 1450 Howell Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: M, )

  • Valdosta City Alternative/evening


    ( Location: 104 East Force Street, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 333-8597, )

  • Comprehensive Psychoed. Services Of South Georgia


    ( Location: 2462 James Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 333-5227, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Lowndes High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1112 North St. Augustine Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 245-2260, Students: 2,724 )

  • Valdosta High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3101 North Forrest Street, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 333-8540, Students: 1,976 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Valdosta State University


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 11,280; Location: 500 N Patterson, Valdosta, GA 31698, Web: http://www.valdosta.edu )

  • Valdosta Technical College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,391; Location: 089 Valtech Rd, Valdosta, GA 31602, Web: http://www.valdostatech.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Open Bible Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3992 N Oak Street Ext, Valdosta, GA 31605, Phone: (229) 244-6694, Students: 284 )

  • Georgia Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4359 Dasher Road, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 559-5131, Students: 219 )

  • St John Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 800 Gornto Road, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 244-2556, Students: 215 )

  • Southland Christian School


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 2206 East Hill Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 245-8111, Students: 178 )

  • Crossroads Baptist School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3001 Country Club Drive, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 241-1430, Students: 100 )

  • Faith Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2700 North Forrest Street, Valdosta, GA 31602, Phone: (229) 244-6160, Students: 67 )

  • Victory Christian School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 3229 Madison Highway, Valdosta, GA 31601, Phone: (229) 245-7770, Students: 59 )

  • Lighthouse Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4565 Bemiss Road, Valdosta, GA 31605, Phone: (229) 244-8436, Students: 41 )

  • One Way Christian Academy


    ( Grades: 2-9, Location: 3909 Bemiss Road, Valdosta, GA 31605, Phone: (229) 244-6824, Students: 6 )

Academic Libraries In Valdosta City, Georgia

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Mcmullen Southside Library


    527 Griffin Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Valdosta-lowndes County


    300 Woodrow Wilson Drive, Valdosta, GA 31602

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Valdosta City, Georgia


  • Echols County Historical Society


    5034 Hickory Grove Rd N, Valdosta, GA 31606

  • Little Actors Theatre Of Valdosta


    Po Box 3601, Valdosta, GA 31602

  • Lowndes County Historical Society


    Po Box 56, Valdosta, GA 31602

  • Lowndes County Historical Society And Museum


    305 W Central Ave, Valdosta, GA 31601
    http://www.valdostamuseum.org

  • New Rangoon Museum Inc


    3402 Hart Rd, Valdosta, GA 31601

  • Valdosta Air Museum


    2612 Madison Hwy, Valdosta, GA 31601

  • Valdosta Heritage Foundation


    201 N Ashley St, Valdosta, GA 31601

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Valdosta City, Georgia


Airport


(1) Comanche Landing Airport Historical   (2) Lace Airport   (3) Mallory Field Airport   (4) Mcclellan Airport   (5) Paso Fino Farm Airport   (6) Valdosta Regional Airport  

Bridge


(1) Chesley Sharpe Memorial Bridge   (2) Double Bridges   (3) Horn Bridge   (4) Rocky Ford Bridge   (5) Skipper Bridge   (6) Troup Bridge   (7) Tyler Bridge  

Building


(1) Bemiss Barretts Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Carnegie Library   (3) Clyattville Volunteer Fire Department   (4) East Brooks Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Eastside Fire Department   (6) Georgia State Patrol Troop H Post 31 Valdosta   (7) J E Mathis Municipal Auditorium   (8) Lowndes County Civic Center   (9) Lowndes County Courthouse   (10) Lowndes County Fire And Rescue Service Headquarters   (11) Lowndes County Jail   (12) Lowndes County Sheriff S Office   (13) North Lowndes Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Remerton Police Department   (15) Remerton Volunteer Fire Department   (16) Richard Holmes Powell Library   (17) Southside Volunteer Fire Department   (18) Valdosta Annex   (19) Valdosta City Hall   (20) Valdosta Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (21) Valdosta Fire Department Station 2   (22) Valdosta Fire Department Station 3   (23) Valdosta Fire Department Station 4   (24) Valdosta Fire Department Station 5   (25) Valdosta Fire Department Station 6   (26) Valdosta Fire Department Station 7   (27) Valdosta Police Department   (28) Valdosta State Prison   (29) West Side Volunteer Fire Department   (30) Westside Recreation Center   (31) Westside Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Copeland Cemetery   (3) Forest Grove Cemetery   (4) Green Cemetery   (5) Hightower Cemetery   (6) Hunter Cemetery   (7) Lane Cemetery   (8) Pallbearers Cemetery   (9) Redland Cemetery   (10) Remerton Cemetery   (11) Riverhill Cemetery   (12) Riverside Memorial Garden   (13) Sunset Hill Cemetery   (14) Thomas Cemetery   (15) Troupville Cemetery  

Church


(1) Alpha And Omega Church   (2) Antioch Baptist Church   (3) Antioch Church   (4) Benevolence Church   (5) Bethel Church   (6) Calvary Church   (7) Carters Temple   (8) Cat Creek Church   (9) Central Avenue Church Of Christ   (10) Cherry Creek Church   (11) Christ Church   (12) Christ Episcopal Church   (13) Church Of Christ   (14) Church Of God   (15) Corinth Church   (16) East Magnolia Assembly Of God Church   (17) Eastside Church   (18) First Assembly Of God Church   (19) First Baptist Church   (20) First Christian Church   (21) First Christian Church Historical   (22) First Church   (23) First Church Of God   (24) First Mission Church   (25) First Presbyterian Church   (26) Forest Street Methodist Church   (27) Gateway Church   (28) Good Hope Church   (29) Gordon Street Church   (30) Grace Church   (31) Greater Saint Peter Church   (32) Holiness Church   (33) Irvin Hill Church   (34) Jerusalem Church   (35) Lee Street Baptist Church   (36) Little Bethel Church   (37) Loch Laurel Church   (38) Macedonia Church   (39) Messiah Church   (40) Morning Star Church   (41) Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (42) Mount Calvary Church   (43) Mount Pleasant Church   (44) Mount Vienna Church   (45) Mount Zion Church   (46) Mount Zion Holy Union Church   (47) New Jerusalem Holiness Church   (48) New Mount Zion Church   (49) New Redland Church   (50) North Valdosta Church   (51) Northside Church   (52) Ochlawilla Church   (53) Park Avenue Church   (54) Payton Church   (55) Peace Freewill Church   (56) Pine Hill Church   (57) Primrose Church Historical   (58) Providence Church   (59) Pyle Baptist Mission   (60) Redland Church   (61) Remerton Methodist Church   (62) River Street Church Of Christ   (63) Riverhill Church   (64) Saint Francis Of Assisi Church   (65) Saint James Baptist Church   (66) Saint Johns Church   (67) Saint Johns Roman Catholic Church   (68) Saint Luke Church   (69) Saint Lukes Primitive Baptist Church   (70) Saint Pauls Church   (71) Saint Phillips Church   (72) Saint Timothy African Methodist Episcopal Church   (73) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (74) Silver Run Church   (75) Swilley Hill Church   (76) Tabernacle Church   (77) Thomas Chapel   (78) Trinity Methodist Church   (79) Union Church   (80) Unity Church   (81) Washington Chapel   (82) Westminster Church   (83) Woods Chapel Church  

Civil


(1) Barretts Division   (2) City Of Remerton   (3) City Of Valdosta   (4) Lowndes County   (5) Town Of Dasher   (6) Valdosta Division  

Cliff


(1) Godwin Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Exit 3   (2) Exit 4   (3) Exit 5   (4) Exit 6  

Dam


(1) Bear Garden Swamp Dam   (2) Carrolls Pond Dam   (3) Cherry Lake Dam   (4) Deloach Lake Dam   (5) Langdale Lake Dam   (6) Owens Illinois Lake Dam   (7) Owens-illinois Corporation Lake Dam   (8) Scruggs Lake Dam   (9) Wetherington Lake Dam   (10) Whitewater Club Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Farber Health Center   (2) Frank Bird Hospital Historical   (3) Greenleaf Center   (4) Smith Northview Hospital   (5) South Georgia Medical Center   (6) Union Hospital Historical  

Lake


(1) Bear Garden Swamp   (2) Boring Pond   (3) Brown Pond   (4) Browns Pond   (5) Fly Pond   (6) Lake Eileen   (7) Lanes Pond   (8) Langdales Pond   (9) Loch Laurel   (10) Registers Pool   (11) Robinson Pond   (12) Ulmers Pond  

Locale


(1) Azalea City Industrial Park   (2) Bratts Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Brookwood Plaza Shopping Center   (4) Castle Park Shopping Center   (5) Five Points Shopping Center   (6) Langdale Yard   (7) Northlake Golf And Country Club Historical   (8) Valdosta Country Club   (9) Valdosta Mall Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Barber Park   (2) Blazer Field   (3) Brookwood Park   (4) Cleveland Field   (5) Cranford Park   (6) Drexel Park   (7) Fairview Historic District   (8) Mckey Park   (9) North Patterson Street Historic District   (10) Pendleton Park   (11) Scott Park   (12) Smith Park   (13) Valdosta Commercial Historic District   (14) Vallotton Park   (15) White Park   (16) Woodlawn Park  

Populated Place


(1) Academy Acres   (2) Bandy   (3) Barko Village   (4) Bemiss   (5) Bray Historical   (6) Briggston   (7) Chapman Historical   (8) Charter Oaks   (9) Cherokee Plantation   (10) Cherry Creek Hills   (11) Clyattville   (12) Country Club Estates   (13) Dasher   (14) Dees Historical   (15) Dellwood   (16) Eager   (17) Eastwind   (18) Five Points   (19) Forrest Place   (20) Forresthill Estates   (21) Forrestwood Estates   (22) Foxborough   (23) Franklinville   (24) Gates Historical   (25) Hallmark Heights   (26) Highland Heights   (27) Indianola   (28) Jackson   (29) Joree Springs   (30) Kinderlou   (31) Lakeland Forest   (32) Lakeview Heights   (33) Lawton   (34) Lincoln Park   (35) Little Miami   (36) Macville Historical   (37) Mcintyre Spring Historical   (38) Mederer Acres   (39) Mineola   (40) Mobile Home Estates   (41) Newsome   (42) North Gate Manor Trailer Park   (43) Northwood   (44) Oak   (45) Old Clyattville   (46) Olympia Historical   (47) Pebblewood   (48) Prescott   (49) Provident   (50) Remerton   (51) Schoer Estates   (52) Seaford Historical   (53) South Ree Springs   (54) Stephenton Historical   (55) Troupville   (56) Valdosta   (57) West Valdosta   (58) Westwood Estates   (59) Windsor Park   (60) Wood Valley   (61) Woodgate  

Post Office


(1) Clyattville Post Office   (2) Valdosta Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Carrolls Pond   (2) Cherry Lake   (3) Dashers Lake   (4) Deloach Lake Dam   (5) Joree Millpond   (6) Lake Sheri   (7) Langdale Lake   (8) Owens Illinois Lake   (9) Owens-illinois Corporation Lake   (10) Scruggs Lake   (11) Sunset Lake   (12) Wetherington Lake   (13) Whitewater Club Lake  

School


(1) Adair Street School Historical   (2) Black School Historical   (3) Central Avenue School   (4) Cleveland Field School   (5) Clyattville Elementary School   (6) Clyattville Lake Park School   (7) Ellis School   (8) Horne School Historical   (9) Jackson School Historical   (10) Lomax Junior High School   (11) Lowndes   (12) Lowndes High School   (13) Lowndes Middle School   (14) Magnolia School   (15) Mahone School   (16) Open Bible Christian School   (17) Parker Mathis School   (18) Pine Grove Elementary School   (19) Pine Grove Primary School   (20) Pine Grove School   (21) Pinevale High School   (22) Redland School Historical   (23) S L Mason School   (24) Saint Johns School   (25) South Street School   (26) Southeast Elementary School   (27) Valdosta Area Vocational Technical School   (28) Valdosta High School   (29) Valdosta Institute Historical   (30) Valdosta Junior High School   (31) Valdosta State College   (32) Valwood School   (33) W G Nunn School   (34) West Gordon Street Elementary School   (35) Westside High School  

Stream


(1) Bay Branch   (2) Beatty Branch   (3) Bevel Creek   (4) Cat Creek   (5) Cherry Creek   (6) Clyatt Mill Creek   (7) Franks Creek   (8) Greenwater Branch   (9) Knights Creek   (10) Lanes Mill Creek   (11) Little River   (12) Onemile Branch   (13) Otter Creek   (14) Redland Creek   (15) Spring Branch   (16) Sugar Creek   (17) Twin Creek   (18) Twomile Branch   (19) Whitewater Creek  

Swamp


(1) Fern Pond   (2) Mud Swamp   (3) Sims Lake   (4) Zeigler Lake  

Tower


(1) Waac-fm Valdosta   (2) Waft-fm Valdosta   (3) Wfvr-am Valdosta   (4) Wgov-am Valdosta   (5) Wjem-am Valdosta   (6) Wmde-am Remerton   (7) Wqpw-fm Valdosta   (8) Wvld-am Valdosta   (9) Wvvs-fm Valdosta   (10) Wwet-fm Valdosta   (11) Wxlr-am Hahira   (12) Wzls-fm Valdosta  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Valdosta City, Georgia

31602 (pop. 30,355) 31601 (pop. 29,794) 31605 (pop. 14,497)
31606 (pop. 3,616)    


Cities Nearby Valdosta City, Georgia

Valdosta Ccd, GA  (pop. 64,894) 1.2 Miles
Remerton City, GA  (pop. 1,543) 1.5 Miles
Barretts Ccd, GA  (pop. 13,490) 7.8 Miles
Dasher Town, GA  (pop. 843) 7.9 Miles
Naylor Ccd, GA  (pop. 3,566) 8.7 Miles
Hahira Ccd, GA  (pop. 12,898) 9.7 Miles
Lake Park Ccd, GA  (pop. 7,592) 10.0 Miles
Moody Afb Cdp, GA  (pop. 1,399) 10.1 Miles
Hahira City, GA  (pop. 2,002) 11.2 Miles
Lake Park City, GA  (pop. 658) 12.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Valdosta City, Georgia

229



Elevation in Valdosta City, Georgia is 210.0 ft. (64.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Valdosta City, Georgia

Lat: 30.846661 N        Long: -83.283101 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 617   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 275   (1.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 580   (3.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 862   (4.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,848   (9.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 2,141   (11.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 3,719   (19.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,025   (10.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,067   (5.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,055   (5.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 545   (2.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 476   (2.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,688   (8.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,254   (11.8%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,286

1 vehicle available : 4,984

2 vehicles available : 654

3 vehicles available : 174

4 or more vehicles available : 8

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 545

1 vehicle available : 2,280

2 vehicles available : 3,672

3 vehicles available : 548

4 or more vehicles available : 147

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 224

1 vehicle available : 1,006

2 vehicles available : 1,340

3 vehicles available : 1,019

4 or more vehicles available : 177

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 189

1 vehicle available : 1,456

2 vehicles available : 791

3 vehicles available : 592

4 or more vehicles available : 365


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

1-person household:

No workers : 3,599

1 worker : 3,507

2-person household:

No workers : 2,204

1 worker : 2,382

2 workers : 2,606

3-person household:

No workers : 682

1 worker : 1,480

2 workers : 1,199

3 workers : 405

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 453

1 worker : 1,323

2 workers : 1,187

3 or more workers : 430


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 19,021

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,720

In 3-person carpool : 280

In 4-person carpool : 238

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 33

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 76

Motorcycle : 225

Bicycle : 260

Walked : 781

Other means : 502

Worked at home : 697


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,258

5 to 9 minutes : 4,234

10 to 14 minutes : 6,369

15 to 19 minutes : 5,531

20 to 24 minutes : 2,653

25 to 29 minutes : 525

30 to 34 minutes : 915

35 to 39 minutes : 34

40 to 44 minutes : 130

45 to 59 minutes : 925

60 to 89 minutes : 322

90 or more minutes : 240


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Valdosta City, Georgia

  • WJEM (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Wjem, Inc.)
  • WVLD (1450 AM; 0.86 kW; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Rtg Radio, Llc)
  • WVLD (1450 AM; 0.64 kW; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Rtg Radio, Llc)
  • WSFB (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Quitman, GA; Owner: Scott Matheson)
  • WTHV (810 AM; 2.5 kW; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Eternal Life Ministries, Inc.)
  • WRFV (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Rama Communications, Inc.)
  • WGOV (950 AM; 3.5 kW; Clyattville, GA; Owner: W.g.o.v., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Valdosta City, Georgia

  • WAFT (101.1 FM; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Christian Radio Fellowship, Inc.)
  • WVGA (105.9 FM; Ray City, GA; Owner: Rtg Radio, Llc)
  • WWRQ-FM (107.9 FM; Ray City, GA; Owner: Rtg Radio, Llc)
  • WVDA (88.5 FM; Naylor, GA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Clyattville, GA; Owner: Call Communications Group, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Clyattville, GA; Owner: Catholic Radio Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Clyattville, GA; Owner: Templo Apostoles Y Profetas Bethel)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Dixie, GA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Thomasville, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Pavo, GA; Owner: Toccoa Foundation, Inc.)
  • WVRI (90.5 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Jennings, FL; Owner: Indiana Community Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Jennings, FL; Owner: Oscar Aguero Ministry)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Jennings, FL; Owner: Serendipity Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVVS-FM (90.9 FM; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Valdosta State College)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Morven, GA; Owner: Augusta Radio Fellowship Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Berlin, GA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Thomasville, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Morven, GA; Owner: Catholic Radio Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Lakeland, GA; Owner: God's Final Call & Warning, Inc.)
  • WWET (91.7 FM; Valdosta, GA; Owner: Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission)
  • WDDQ (92.1 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Adventure Radio Group, Llc)
  • WAAC (92.9 FM; Clyattville, GA; Owner: W.g.o.v., Inc.)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WQPW (95.7 FM; Lake Park, GA; Owner: Rtg Radio, Llc)
  • WLYX (96.7 FM; Clyattville, GA; Owner: W.g.o.v., Inc.)
  • WHLJ (97.5 FM; Naylor, GA; Owner: La Taurus Productions Inc.)
  • WLPF (98.5 FM; Alapaha, GA; Owner: Barinowski Investment Company)
  • WBTY (98.7 FM; Du Pont, GA; Owner: Southern Broadcasting & Investment Co., Inc.)
  • WKAA (99.5 FM; Adel, GA; Owner: Rtg Radio, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Valdosta City, Georgia

  • WSWG (Channel 44; Adel, GA; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • WFXU (Channel 57; Jennings, FL; Owner: Budd Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Valdosta City, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,565  (27.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,389  (14.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,967  (20.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 90  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,294  (13.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,007  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,158  (22.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,519  (36.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 28  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 88  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 324 Farms In Valdosta City, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Valdosta City, Georgia

Bank Of America, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Bank Of The Ozarks - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $18.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 160

First Federal Savings And Loan Association Of Valdosta - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $492.4k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 4

Synovus Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $78.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

Guardian Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $729.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Southwest Georgia Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $749.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

Farmers & Merchants Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 45

Citizens Community Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $259.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 19

Commercial Banking Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $433.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Regions Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $235.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Valdosta Regional


    (about 4.5 miles in Clyattville, Georgia; Airport Code: VLD)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 10.0 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)

  • Spence


    (about 32.0 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 34.4 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 34.4 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Thomasville Regional


    (about 35.7 miles in Thomasville, Georgia; Airport Code: TVI)

  • Henry Tift Myers


    (about 42.2 miles in Tifton, Georgia; Airport Code: TMA)

  • Perry-Foley


    (about 56.6 miles in Perry, Florida; Airport Code: FPY)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 59.4 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 59.4 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Valdosta City, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.51%

Carpooled

16.47%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.21%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.04%

Taxicab

0.08%

Motorcycle

0.12%

Bicycle

0.83%

Walked

3.35%

Other Means

0.58%

Worked At Home

1.82%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,681

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,561

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 262

Renter-occupied housing units : 573

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,410

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,874

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,321

Renter-occupied housing units : 7,775


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 882

Householder 35 to 44 years : 554

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,205

Householder 55 to 59 years : 484

Householder 60 to 64 years : 692

Householder 65 to 74 years : 734

Householder 75 years and over : 371

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 114

Householder 35 to 44 years : 172

Householder 45 to 54 years : 378

Householder 55 to 59 years : 252

Householder 60 to 64 years : 297

Householder 65 to 74 years : 670

Householder 75 years and over : 869


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Valdosta City, Georgia)

Less than 10.0 percent : 340

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,003

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,169

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,326

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,480

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,023

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,133

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,233

50.0 percent or more : 3,845

Not computed : 1,231


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $119,000

Built 2000 to 2009 : $168,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $152,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $111,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $102,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $113,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $86,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $95,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $168,600


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Valdosta City, Georgia: 57.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Valdosta City, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 15.48%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.24%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 10.77%
  • Other institutional facilities : 1.33%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 67.1%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 5.07%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Valdosta City, Georgia

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

    Buildings Units Cost
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $380,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $380,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Valdosta City, GA): $29,046
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Valdosta City): $81,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Valdosta City): $495
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Valdosta City, Georgia

Utility Gas: 37.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.5%
Electricity: 60.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.7%


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

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Valdosta 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 575 $1,675,146 82 $90,750 6,175 $34,960 $14.70
Financial Administration 23 $70,538 1 $2,365 155 $36,802 $15.26
Other Government Administration 14 $60,088 2 $2,967 182 $51,504 $16.30
Judicial and Legal 4 $14,387 0 $0 0 $43,161 --
Police Protection - Officers 126 $415,393 0 $0 0 $39,561 --
Police - Other 17 $39,487 13 $5,274 514 $27,873 $10.26
Firefighters 98 $308,049 0 $0 0 $37,720 --
Fire - Other 4 $10,669 0 $0 0 $32,007 --
Streets and Highways 25 $65,661 2 $2,657 117 $31,517 $22.71
Solid Waste Management 94 $223,709 4 $4,990 498 $28,559 $10.02
Sewerage 64 $179,456 0 $0 0 $33,648 --
Parks and Recreation 43 $104,724 53 $65,253 4,063 $29,225 $16.06
Housing and Community Development(Local) 14 $40,206 6 $5,473 498 $34,462 $10.99
Water Supply 27 $74,729 0 $0 0 $33,213 --
Other and Unallocable 22 $68,050 1 $1,771 148 $37,118 $11.97

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Valdosta City, Georgia

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 101f Northside Drive, Suite 1, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/1/1983

Amedisys Home Health Of Valdosta


     Address: 2724 N Oak Street, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/6/1997

Public Health Home Health Inc


     Address: 3169 Inner Perimeter Road, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/5/1966

Ga Home Health Services


     Address: 3404 Greystone Way, Valdosta, Georgia 31605
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/25/1979

Memorial Home Health


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

Hospitals Close To Valdosta City, Georgia

South Georgia Medical Center


     Address: 2501 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, Georgia 31603
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Smith Northview Hospital


     Address: 4280 North Valdosta Road, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     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

Berrien County Hospital


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

Brooks County Hospital


     Address: 903 N Court St, Quitman, Georgia 31643
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Valdosta City, Georgia

Heritage Healthcare At Lakehaven


     Address: 410 East Northside Drive, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Heritage Healthcare Of Valdosta


     Address: 2501 North Ashley Street, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Heritage Healthcare At Crestwood


     Address: 415 Pendleton Place, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Heritage Healthcare At Holly Hill


     Address: 413 Pendleton Place, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Lakeland Villa Conv Center


     Address: 852 W. Thigpen Ave., Lakeland, Georgia 31635
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Valdosta City, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 86 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Valdosta City, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 6,860
    Disabled Workers: 1,920
    Widowers Workers: 1,225
    Spouses Workers: 545
    Children Workers: 1,425


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Valdosta City, Georgia


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $179,000
Parks & Recreation: $517,000
Sewerage: $4,908,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,725,000
All Other: $2,371,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $7,362,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Public Welfare: $341,000
All Other: $2,480,000


State Intergovernmental


Highways: $376,000
Housing & Community Development: $3,000
All Other: $1,299,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $8,388,000
All Other: $21,627,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $1,505,000
Fire Protection: $5,861,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $257,000
Central Staff Services: $3,476,000
General Public Buildings: $284,000
Regular Highways: $3,325,000
Housing & Community Development: $327,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,647,000
Police Protection: $9,164,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $353,000
Sewerage: $3,958,000
Solid Waste Management: $3,840,000
General - Other: $2,166,000
Water Utilities: $5,937,000


Construction


Fire Protection: $278,000
Judicial & Legal: $762,000
General Public Buildings: $21,000
Regular Highways: $3,190,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,314,000
Police Protection: $715,000
Sewerage: $8,178,000
General: $3,279,000
Water Utilities: $6,673,000


Other Capital Outlay


Fire Protection: $14,000
Housing & Community Development: $4,000
Parks & Recreation: $9,000
Police Protection: $207,000
Sewerage: $1,053,000
Solid Waste Management: $451,000
General - Other: $16,000
Water Utilities: $1,580,000


General


Interest On Debt: $193,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $370,000



Ntergovernmental To Local Nec Correctional Insti: $657,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $21,088,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $714,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,312,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $12,072,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


General: $702,000


Tax


Property: $7,700,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $926,000
Public Utilities: $3,421,000
Other Selective Sales: $2,217,000
Public Utility License: $133,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $1,730,000
Other License: $16,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $3,000
Interest Earnings: $1,461,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,153,000
Rents: $65,000
General Revenue, Nec: $136,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $2,698,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $18,366,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,670,000


(updated 2006)



Lowndes County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.54%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.96%
  • Other 0.49%



(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 Valdosta City, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Lowndes County, GA

10.01 % of Lowndes County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,005

Georgia Average 10.98 %

0.52 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,464

Georgia Average 0.40 %

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

  • Brooks County , GA 0.59 % ($25,503 AGI )
  • Cook County , GA 0.35 % ($25,540 AGI )
  • Berrien County , GA 0.31 % ($25,316 AGI )

Relocation away from Lowndes County, GA

9.68 % of Lowndes 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 $33,540

Georgia Average 9.55 %

0.48 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,026

Georgia Average 0.10 %

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

  • Brooks County , GA 0.57 % ($25,779 AGI )
  • Lanier County , GA 0.35 % ($23,937 AGI )
  • Cook County , GA 0.27 % ($33,224 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 Valdosta City, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.





















Hurricanes And Storms In Valdosta City, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 47 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: JERRY - August 1995 - Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots *


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

Crime in Valdosta City, Georgia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 2 4 3 3 7 2 1 1 9 3 5 3 n/a
    per 100,000 4 9 7 7 15 4 2 2 18 6 9 5 n/a
Rape 28 30 24 41 29 23 33 30 36 17 27 38 n/a
    per 100,000 63 66 53 90 62 49 72 63 73 33 49 67 n/a
Robbery 99 70 101 95 106 97 111 114 85 81 102 88 n/a
    per 100,000 221 153 223 207 227 208 243 238 173 159 185 155 n/a
Assault 164 158 170 149 170 176 131 135 119 169 134 119 n/a
    per 100,000 366 346 375 325 365 377 287 281 243 331 243 210 n/a
Burglary 465 498 600 518 666 699 657 548 729 856 815 655 n/a
    per 100,000 1,038 1,089 1,323 1,131 1,428 1,498 1,437 1,142 1,487 1,676 1,475 1,157 n/a
Larceny Theft 2,331 2,138 2,489 2,349 2,602 2,228 2,013 1,686 2,012 1,665 1,598 1,592 n/a
    per 100,000 5,206 4,676 5,488 5,128 5,581 4,775 4,404 3,513 4,103 3,259 2,893 2,812 n/a
Vehicle Theft 164 130 149 153 193 127 171 154 121 112 87 77 n/a
    per 100,000 366 284 329 334 414 272 374 321 247 219 158 136 n/a
Arson 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 10 9 10 10 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 20 18 18 18 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
73 66 75 72 78 75 69 70 62 68 67 62 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
740 692 810 755 865 764 710 597 718 661 628 584 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
407 379 442 414 472 419 390 334 390 364 347 323 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 Valdosta City, Georgia


  • Lowndes County Jail


    111 Roswell Drive, Valdosta, GA 31601
    Confined: 635


(updated 2006)



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