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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bacon County, 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
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 349

5 to 9 years : 444

10 to 14 years : 358

15 to 17 years : 247

18 and 19 years : 44

20 years : 200

21 years : 76

22 to 24 years : 176

25 to 29 years : 373

30 to 34 years : 427

35 to 39 years : 299

40 to 44 years : 339

45 to 49 years : 307

50 to 54 years : 466

55 to 59 years : 360

60 and 61 years : 152

62 to 64 years : 138

65 and 66 years : 100

67 to 69 years : 109

70 to 74 years : 71

75 to 79 years : 124

80 to 84 years : 62

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 384

5 to 9 years : 489

10 to 14 years : 197

15 to 17 years : 196

18 and 19 years : 183

20 years : 5

21 years : 44

22 to 24 years : 145

25 to 29 years : 417

30 to 34 years : 325

35 to 39 years : 456

40 to 44 years : 297

45 to 49 years : 337

50 to 54 years : 392

55 to 59 years : 245

60 and 61 years : 83

62 to 64 years : 229

65 and 66 years : 81

67 to 69 years : 126

70 to 74 years : 237

75 to 79 years : 144

80 to 84 years : 127

85 years and over : 97


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,982

Multiple ancestry : 960

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 41

Ancestry not reported : 4,481


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bacon County, Georgia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,090

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 26

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 334


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 733

5 to 17 years : 1,931

18 to 24 years : 873

25 to 34 years : 1,542

35 to 44 years : 1,391

45 to 54 years : 1,502

55 to 59 years : 605

60 and 61 years : 235

62 to 64 years : 367

65 to 74 years : 724

75 years and over : 561

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 688

5 to 17 years : 1,559

18 to 24 years : 455

25 to 34 years : 1,292

35 to 44 years : 897

45 to 54 years : 1,215

55 to 59 years : 458

60 and 61 years : 216

62 to 64 years : 367

65 to 74 years : 622

75 years and over : 487

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 17 years : 315

18 to 24 years : 321

25 to 34 years : 190

35 to 44 years : 372

45 to 54 years : 287

55 to 59 years : 133

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 99

75 years and over : 74

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 57

18 to 24 years : 97

25 to 34 years : 60

35 to 44 years : 96

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,195

Female : 4,061

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 825

Female : 1,009

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 26

Foreign born:

Male : 208

Female : 140


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 6,497

Born in other state in the United States : 1,542

Native: born outside the United States : 26

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,554

Now married, except separated : 2,841

Divorced : 925

Separated : 379

Widowed : 605

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 453

Now married, except separated : 751

Divorced : 187

Separated : 189

Widowed : 50

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 26

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 66

Now married, except separated : 214

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 9,314

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 281

Speak English less than "very well" : 112

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bacon County, Georgia

  • United States Or American: 3,206   (46.0%)
  • Other Groups: 2,003   (28.8%)
  • English: 585   (8.4%)
  • Irish: 502   (7.2%)
  • German: 249   (3.6%)
  • Italian: 82   (1.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 65   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 61   (0.9%)
  • European: 41   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 39   (0.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 33   (0.5%)
  • British: 19   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 19   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Dutch: 16   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 13   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 12   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bacon County, Georgia is 10,464



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bacon County, Georgia: 5,228
Female Population in Bacon County, Georgia: 5,236


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bacon County, Georgia: 33.6
Median Female Resident Age in Bacon County, Georgia: 37.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bacon County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

39.6

Male

38.9

Female

40.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.4

Male

29.9

Female

30.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.5

Male

31.5

Female

18.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.7

Male

38.5

Female

38.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.0

Male

25.5

Female

13.5

Other


Both sexes

23.3

Male

24.1

Female

21.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.1

Male

18.3

Female

12.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.2

Male

25.8

Female

23.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.4

Male

39.7

Female

41.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Bacon County, Georgia


  • White: 8,065
  • African American: 1,880
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 14
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 429
  • Two or More Races: 76



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bacon County, Georgia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 56   (1.79%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 109   (3.49%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 30   (0.96%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 227   (7.27%)
  • 9th Grade: 130   (4.16%)
  • 10th Grade: 210   (6.72%)
  • 11th Grade: 131   (4.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 167   (5.35%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,428   (45.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 128   (4.1%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 197   (6.31%)
  • Associate Degree: 111   (3.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 139   (4.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (0.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 31   (0.99%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 35   (1.03%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 43   (1.26%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 110   (3.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 173   (5.09%)
  • 9th Grade: 94   (2.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 263   (7.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 206   (6.06%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 124   (3.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,443   (42.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 220   (6.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 306   (8.99%)
  • Associate Degree: 152   (4.47%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 105   (3.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 106   (3.12%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (0.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.21%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Bacon County, Georgia

  • Bacon County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 601 North Pierce Street, Alma, GA 31510, Phone: (912) 632-7363, Students: 1,872 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bacon County, Georgia

  • Bacon County Primary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 251 Cumberland Road, Alma, GA 31510, Phone: (912) 632-4765, Students: 547 )

  • Bacon County Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 523 East 16th Street, Alma, GA 31510, Phone: (912) 632-4133, Students: 425 )

  • Bacon County Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 901 North Pierce Street, Alma, GA 31510, Phone: (912) 632-4662, Students: 418 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bacon County, Georgia

  • Bacon County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 901 North Pierce Street, Alma, GA 31510, Phone: (912) 632-4414, Students: 482 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Bacon County, Georgia

  • Alma/bacon County Public Library


    201 North Pierce Street, Alma, GA 31510

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Bacon County, Georgia


  • Historical Center Of Alma Bacon County Georgia Inc


    718 West 12th Street, Alma, GA 31510

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bacon County, 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 Bacon County, Georgia.

Area Features of Bacon County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Bacon County Airport  

Building


(1) Alma - Bacon County Fire Department   (2) Alma Police Department   (3) Bacon County Courthouse   (4) Bacon County Jail   (5) Bacon County Sheriff S Office   (6) Bacon Probation Detention Center   (7) New Lacey Volunteer Fire Station   (8) Taylor Town Volunteer Fire Station   (9) Ware Volunteer Fire Station   (10) Warnock Volunteer Fire Station  

Cemetery


(1) Altman Cemetery   (2) Big Creek Cemetery   (3) Camp Ground Cemetery   (4) Corinth Cemetery   (5) Deen Cemetery   (6) Douglas Chapel Cemetery   (7) Elisabeth Chapel Cemetery   (8) Harrison Cemetery   (9) Holton Cemetery   (10) Johnsons Cemetery   (11) Lees Chapel Cemetery   (12) Mercer Cemetery   (13) Miles Chapel Cemetery   (14) New Hope Cemetery   (15) Patterson Cemetery   (16) Pine Grove Cemetery   (17) Pine Lawn Cemetery   (18) Pine Level Cemetery   (19) Rockingham Cemetery   (20) Rose Hill Cemetery   (21) Springfield Cemetery   (22) Stewart Cemetery   (23) Sweat Cemetery   (24) Taylor Cemetery   (25) Taylors Cemetery   (26) Ten Mile Cemetery   (27) Unity Cemetery   (28) Wesley Chapel Cemetery   (29) Wilson Cemetery  

Census


(1) Rockingham Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Abundant Life Family Worship Center   (2) Adventist Church   (3) Alma Church   (4) Alma Methodist Church   (5) Bead Street Holiness Church   (6) Big Creek Church   (7) Campground Church   (8) Church Of God   (9) Church Of God Of Prophecy   (10) Corinth Church   (11) Douglas Chapel   (12) East Side Baptist Church   (13) Elizabeth Chapel   (14) Evangelistic Temple   (15) First African Baptist Church   (16) First Baptist Church Of Alma   (17) First Church Of The Nazarene   (18) First Community Church   (19) Friendship Church   (20) Gospel Of The Kingdom Church   (21) Holton Church   (22) Lee Chapel   (23) Liberty Church   (24) Marys Chapel Historical   (25) Miles Chapel Missionary Baptist Church   (26) Mount Pleasant Church   (27) Mount Sinai Church Of Jesus Christ   (28) New Hope Church   (29) New Lacy Church Of God   (30) New Union Church   (31) Oak Hill Church   (32) Old Pine Grove Church   (33) Pine Level Church   (34) Restored Mission Church   (35) Saint James Church   (36) Saint Raymonns Church   (37) Southside Church Of God   (38) Springfield Methodist Church   (39) Tenmile Creek Church   (40) Unity Church   (41) Wesley Chapel   (42) Westside Congregational Methodist Church   (43) Zion Chapel Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Alma Division   (2) Bacon County   (3) City Of Alma   (4) Rockingham Division  

Dam


(1) Aldridge And Eason Lake Dam   (2) Anderson Lake Dam   (3) Bar-o-ranch Lake Dam   (4) Bryant And Futch Lake Dam   (5) Johnson Lake Dam   (6) Johnsons Lake Dam   (7) Jones Lake Dam   (8) Lake Lure Dam   (9) Mckinnon Lake Dam   (10) Mullis Lake Dam   (11) Tanner Lake Dam   (12) Whitley Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Bacon County Hospital  

Locale


(1) Alma Water Pollution Control Center   (2) Blueberry Plantation Golf And Country Club  

Populated Place


(1) Alma   (2) Guysie   (3) Lambright   (4) Lees Trailer Park   (5) New Lacy   (6) Rockingham  

Reservoir


(1) Aldridge And Eason Lake   (2) Anderson Lake   (3) Bar-o-ranch Lake   (4) Bryant And Futch Lake   (5) Johnson Lake   (6) Johnsons Lake   (7) Jones Lake   (8) Lake Lure   (9) Mckinnon Lake   (10) Mullis Lake   (11) Tanner Lake   (12) Whitley Lake  

School


(1) Bacon County Elementary School   (2) Bacon County High School   (3) Bacon County Middle School  

Stream


(1) Bear Branch   (2) Big Branch   (3) Bishop Creek   (4) Little Creek   (5) Mill Branch   (6) Rigdon Branch  

Tower


(1) Wkxh-fm Alma   (2) Wulf-am Alma  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bacon County, Georgia

31510 (pop. 8,878)


Counties Nearby Bacon County, Georgia

Appling County, GA  (pop. 17,871) 15.6 Miles
Pierce County, GA  (pop. 17,830) 20.2 Miles
Jeff Davis County, GA  (pop. 13,312) 21.4 Miles
Coffee County, GA  (pop. 43,126) 22.5 Miles
Ware County, GA  (pop. 35,896) 24.2 Miles
Atkinson County, GA  (pop. 8,124) 29.8 Miles
Wayne County, GA  (pop. 30,267) 31.4 Miles
Brantley County, GA  (pop. 15,442) 36.5 Miles
Telfair County, GA  (pop. 13,146) 40.9 Miles
Tattnall County, GA  (pop. 25,385) 42.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bacon County, Georgia

912



Elevation in Bacon County, Georgia is 180.0 ft. (55.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bacon County, Georgia

Lat: 31.553477 N        Long: -82.458418 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 280   (6.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 179   (4.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 190   (4.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 387   (9.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 543   (13.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 667   (16.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 817   (20.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 298   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 141   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 104   (2.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 19   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 18   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 215   (5.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 231   (5.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,940

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 385

In 3-person carpool : 40

In 4-person carpool : 25

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 36

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 13

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 28

Walked : 57

Other means : 306

Worked at home : 21


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 300

5 to 9 minutes : 1,074

10 to 14 minutes : 548

15 to 19 minutes : 614

20 to 24 minutes : 109

25 to 29 minutes : 45

30 to 34 minutes : 432

35 to 39 minutes : 217

40 to 44 minutes : 55

45 to 59 minutes : 174

60 to 89 minutes : 157

90 or more minutes : 105


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bacon County, Georgia)

With Social Security income : 1,213

No Social Security income : 2,365


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bacon County, Georgia)

With retirement income : 450

No retirement income : 3,128


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 136

$10,000 to $14,999 : 141

$15,000 to $19,999 : 160

$20,000 to $24,999 : 237

$25,000 to $29,999 : 82

$30,000 to $34,999 : 209

$35,000 to $39,999 : 120

$40,000 to $44,999 : 194

$45,000 to $49,999 : 142

$50,000 to $59,999 : 134

$60,000 to $74,999 : 197

$75,000 to $99,999 : 306

$100,000 to $124,999 : 250

$125,000 to $149,999 : 77

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,887


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Bacon County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 428  (18.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 247  (10.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 284  (12.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 183  (7.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 548  (23.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 457  (23.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 347  (18.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 675  (35.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 25  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 36  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Bacon County, Georgia

Employed: 4,697
Unemployed: 225



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Bacon County, Georgia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Bacon County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 4.56 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.56 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 1.29 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.29 Mgal/d





There are 258 Farms In Bacon County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bacon County, Georgia

Alma Exchange Bank & Trust - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $173.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

First National Bank South - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bacon County, Georgia

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 21.3 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 21.4 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Vidalia Regional


    (about 44.4 miles in Vidalia, Georgia; Airport Code: VDI)

  • Wright AAF/Midcoast Regional


    (about 57.6 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Wright AAF


    (about 57.6 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 59.3 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)

  • Henry Tift Myers


    (about 60.9 miles in Tifton, Georgia; Airport Code: TMA)

  • Glynco NAS


    (about 61.6 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: NEA)

  • Brunswick Golden Isles


    (about 61.9 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: BQK)

  • Glynco Jetport


    (about 61.9 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: BQK)

  • Malcolm McKinnon


    (about 68.9 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: SSI)

  • Valdosta Regional


    (about 72.0 miles in Clyattville, Georgia; Airport Code: VLD)

  • W H Bud Barron


    (about 76.4 miles in Dublin, Georgia; Airport Code: DBN)

  • Statesboro-Bulloch County


    (about 76.9 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Statesboro Municipal


    (about 76.9 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Spence


    (about 78.9 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Hunter AAF


    (about 83.3 miles in Hunter Aaf, Georgia; Airport Code: SVN)

  • Savannah/Hilton Head International


    (about 83.7 miles in Garden City, Georgia; Airport Code: SAV)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 86.1 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 86.1 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bacon County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.95%

Carpooled

15.33%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.33%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.17%

Walked

1.31%

Other Means

1.38%

Worked At Home

2.53%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,696

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 258

Female householder, no husband present : 462

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,000

Householder not living alone : 162


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 124

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 14

All other households : 3,440


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,445

Renter-occupied housing units : 251

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 120

Renter-occupied housing units : 138

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 323

Renter-occupied housing units : 139

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 609

Renter-occupied housing units : 553


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 428

$10,000 to $14,999 : 445

$15,000 to $19,999 : 232

$20,000 to $24,999 : 399

$25,000 to $29,999 : 190

$30,000 to $34,999 : 223

$35,000 to $39,999 : 141

$40,000 to $44,999 : 232

$45,000 to $49,999 : 178

$50,000 to $59,999 : 236

$60,000 to $74,999 : 149

$75,000 to $99,999 : 367

$100,000 to $124,999 : 250

$125,000 to $149,999 : 77

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Total : 4,562


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Occupied : 3,578

Vacant : 984


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 18

Built 2000 to 2004 : 377

Built 1990 to 1999 : 973

Built 1980 to 1989 : 625

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,132

Built 1960 to 1969 : 571

Built 1950 to 1959 : 276

Built 1940 to 1949 : 182

Built 1939 or earlier : 408


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Utility gas : 334

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 555

Electricity : 2,517

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 78

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 60

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 34


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 119

$10,000 to $14,999 : 88

$15,000 to $19,999 : 174

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 103

$35,000 to $39,999 : 132

$40,000 to $49,999 : 223

$50,000 to $59,999 : 284

$60,000 to $69,999 : 279

$70,000 to $79,999 : 192

$80,000 to $89,999 : 124

$90,000 to $99,999 : 203

$100,000 to $124,999 : 248

$125,000 to $149,999 : 84

$150,000 to $174,999 : 92

$175,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 to $249,999 : 49

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 58

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 17

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bacon County, 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 : 61

Home equity loan only : 5

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,101

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,330


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bacon County, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $68,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $49,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $68,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $74,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $57,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $58,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $75,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $80,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bacon County, Georgia: 70.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Bacon County, 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 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
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $423,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $423,000
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $315,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $315,900
2002        
  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
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $700,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $700,000
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $329,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $329,500
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $846,114
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $846,114
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $660,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $660,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bacon County, GA): $26,910
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bacon County): $46,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bacon County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 19.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 24.7%
Electricity: 53.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Bacon County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 73.23%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 25.54%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.23%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bacon County): $316
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Bacon County): $516


(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 Bacon County, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bacon County, Georgia

Altamaha Homecare, Inc


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

Ware Visiting Nurses Service, Inc


     Address: 360 State St, Waycross, Georgia 31501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/18/1978

Memorial Careone Home Health Services


     Address: 203 Albany Avenue, Waycross, Georgia 31501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/9/1982

Atkinson Visiting Nurses Service, Inc


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

Health Dept Home Care Serv Jes


     Address: 261 West Plum Street, Jesup, Georgia 31545
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/5/1968

Hospitals Close To Bacon County, Georgia

Bacon County Hospital


     Address: 302 South Wayne Street, Alma, Georgia 31510
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Appling Hospital


     Address: 301 E Tollison Street, Baxley, Georgia 31513
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Coffee Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1101 Ocilla Rd P O Box 1248, Douglas, Georgia 31533
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Satilla Regional Medical Center


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

Wayne Memorial Hospital


     Address: 865 South First Street, Jesup, Georgia 31545
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Bacon County, Georgia

Twin Oaks Convalescent Center


     Address: 310 S0uth Baker Street, Alma, Georgia 31510
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Appling Nursing Home


     Address: 82 Walnut Street, Baxley, Georgia 31513
     Ownership: Government - City/county
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Sunbridge Care & Rehab For Haz


     Address: Po Box 754, Hazlehurst, Georgia 31539
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Shady Acres


     Address: 1310 West Gordon Street, Douglas, Georgia 31533
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 141
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Satilla Care Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bacon County, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 18 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bacon County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 1,000
    Disabled Workers: 405
    Widowers Workers: 190
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 185


(updated 2007)



Bacon County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 24.53%
  • Bush & Cheney 75.24%
  • Other 0.23%



(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 Bacon County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Bacon County, GA

6.19 % of Bacon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,275

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Coffee County , GA 1.09 % ($23,235 AGI )
  • Ware County , GA 0.55 % ($23,824 AGI )
  • Appling County , GA 0.48 % ($21,600 AGI )

Relocation away from Bacon County, GA

5.83 % of Bacon County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,989

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Coffee County , GA 1.06 % ($22,424 AGI )
  • Ware County , GA 0.68 % ($21,143 AGI )
  • Appling County , GA 0.61 % ($20,316 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 Bacon County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Bacon County, Georgia


On 03/20/2003, a tornado touched down 0.72 miles from the center of Bacon County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 02/22/1983, a tornado touched down 1.7 miles from the center of Bacon County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 3 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 10/26/1997, a tornado touched down 2.33 miles from the center of Bacon County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 02/22/1983, a tornado touched down 2.7 miles from the center of Bacon County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 11/12/2002, a tornado touched down 4.43 miles from the center of Bacon County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Bacon County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
09/29/1998, 11:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/08/1998, 10:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
01/12/1993, 06:45 pm 0 0 $500K --
         
Lightning        
08/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/24/1996, 03:13 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/02/2003, 10:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/06/2002, 06:45 pm 0 0 $80K --
07/06/2002, 06:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/30/2002, 09:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/13/2001, 04:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/13/2001, 03:35 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/21/2000, 05:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
02/14/2000, 04:40 am 0 0 $3K --
08/18/1998, 04:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/27/1998, 03:15 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/05/1998, 08:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/03/1998, 12:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/09/1998, 04:10 am 0 0 $2K --
04/09/1998, 03:10 am 0 0 $2K --
03/08/1998, 10:45 am 0 0 $2K --
04/23/1997, 11:30 am 0 0 $1K --
06/07/1996, 08:09 pm 0 0 $1K --
11/07/1995, 05:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/25/1995, 05:32 pm 0 0 $500 --
         



Tornados In Bacon County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2002-12-24 -- 10 -- 0 0 $5K --
  1998-01-22 -- 20 -- 0 0 $15K --
  1980-06-24 1 27 1 0 0 -- --
  1977-06-20 2 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1963-01-20 1 30 1 0 0 $250K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Bacon County, Georgia

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 25 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 Bacon County, Georgia directly or research local government web sites.

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 Bacon County, Georgia


  • Bacon County Jail


    P.o. Box 237, Alma, GA 31510
    Capacity: 69
    Confined: 58
    Avg. Population: 48
    Year Built: 1992


(updated 2006)



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