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Demographics Analysis

The people of Candler 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
(Candler County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 427

5 to 9 years : 306

10 to 14 years : 478

15 to 17 years : 237

18 and 19 years : 356

20 years : 44

21 years : 198

22 to 24 years : 117

25 to 29 years : 242

30 to 34 years : 254

35 to 39 years : 365

40 to 44 years : 427

45 to 49 years : 204

50 to 54 years : 295

55 to 59 years : 235

60 and 61 years : 219

62 to 64 years : 117

65 and 66 years : 143

67 to 69 years : 48

70 to 74 years : 147

75 to 79 years : 55

80 to 84 years : 166

85 years and over : 81

Female:

Under 5 years : 306

5 to 9 years : 325

10 to 14 years : 339

15 to 17 years : 330

18 and 19 years : 124

20 years : 45

21 years : 184

22 to 24 years : 104

25 to 29 years : 289

30 to 34 years : 358

35 to 39 years : 298

40 to 44 years : 352

45 to 49 years : 315

50 to 54 years : 340

55 to 59 years : 376

60 and 61 years : 84

62 to 64 years : 172

65 and 66 years : 34

67 to 69 years : 123

70 to 74 years : 231

75 to 79 years : 122

80 to 84 years : 111

85 years and over : 257


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Candler County, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,328

Multiple ancestry : 1,269

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 77

Ancestry not reported : 1,706


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,722

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 49

Not a U.S. citizen : 593


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Candler County, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 733

5 to 17 years : 2,015

18 to 24 years : 1,172

25 to 34 years : 1,143

35 to 44 years : 1,442

45 to 54 years : 1,154

55 to 59 years : 611

60 and 61 years : 303

62 to 64 years : 289

65 to 74 years : 726

75 years and over : 792

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 674

5 to 17 years : 1,459

18 to 24 years : 845

25 to 34 years : 473

35 to 44 years : 961

45 to 54 years : 943

55 to 59 years : 334

60 and 61 years : 259

62 to 64 years : 188

65 to 74 years : 450

75 years and over : 435

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 449

18 to 24 years : 280

25 to 34 years : 370

35 to 44 years : 369

45 to 54 years : 152

55 to 59 years : 271

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 101

65 to 74 years : 270

75 years and over : 357

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 107

18 to 24 years : 47

25 to 34 years : 300

35 to 44 years : 112

45 to 54 years : 43

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Candler County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,563

Female : 3,458

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,275

Female : 1,426

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 16

Foreign born:

Male : 323

Female : 319


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Candler County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 4,690

Born in other state in the United States : 1,869

Native: born outside the United States : 16

Foreign born : 40


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,723

Now married, except separated : 2,160

Divorced : 665

Separated : 144

Widowed : 476

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 889

Now married, except separated : 1,250

Divorced : 134

Separated : 89

Widowed : 82

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 16

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 188

Now married, except separated : 383

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,528

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 523

Speak English less than "very well" : 438

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 30

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 94

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Candler County, Georgia

  • Other Groups: 2,967   (43.7%)
  • United States Or American: 2,022   (29.8%)
  • Irish: 454   (6.7%)
  • English: 335   (4.9%)
  • German: 288   (4.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 114   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 108   (1.6%)
  • Italian: 102   (1.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 90   (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 54   (0.8%)
  • Swiss: 47   (0.7%)
  • Dutch: 40   (0.6%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 37   (0.5%)
  • European: 35   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 23   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 17   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 13   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 9   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Candler County, Georgia is 10,380



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Candler County, Georgia: 5,161
Female Population in Candler County, Georgia: 5,219


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Candler County, Georgia: 32.6
Median Female Resident Age in Candler County, Georgia: 38.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Candler County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

41.5

Male

40.6

Female

42.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.2

Male

33.9

Female

36.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.5

Male

60.0

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.5

Male

30.5

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.5

Male

24.0

Female

21.5

Other


Both sexes

23.9

Male

24.5

Female

22.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.8

Male

15.4

Female

18.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.8

Male

24.4

Female

22.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.6

Male

41.5

Female

43.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Candler County, Georgia


  • White: 6,615
  • African American: 2,208
  • American Indian: 177
  • Asian: 34
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,058
  • Two or More Races: 288



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 109   (3.75%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 139   (4.78%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 105   (3.61%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 221   (7.6%)
  • 9th Grade: 195   (6.71%)
  • 10th Grade: 194   (6.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 197   (6.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 114   (3.92%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 893   (30.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 99   (3.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 274   (9.43%)
  • Associate Degree: 63   (2.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 218   (7.5%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (0.65%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (0.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 48   (1.65%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 78   (2.39%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 23   (0.71%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 189   (5.8%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 241   (7.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 154   (4.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 221   (6.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 217   (6.66%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 258   (7.91%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 911   (27.94%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 197   (6.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 289   (8.87%)
  • Associate Degree: 159   (4.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 206   (6.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 83   (2.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 34   (1.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Candler County, Georgia

  • Candler County


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

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

  • Metter Elementary School


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

  • Metter Middle School


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

  • Metter Intermediate School


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

  • Candler County Board Of Education


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

Largest High Schools (Public) In Candler County, Georgia

  • Metter High School


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

Largest Schools (Private) In Candler County, Georgia

  • Metter Mennonite School


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

Public Libraries (Branch) In Candler County, Georgia

  • L. C. Anderson Memorial Library


    50 South Kennedy Street, Metter, GA 30439

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Candler County, Georgia


  • Better Metter Inc


    Po Box 537, Metter, GA 30439

  • Candler County Historical Society Inc


    10755 Paddy Ford Road, Metter, GA 30439

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Candler County, Georgia


Airport


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

Bridge


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

Building


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

Cemetery


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

Church


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

Civil


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

Crossing


(1) Exit 23  

Dam


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

Hospital


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

Locale


(1) Willow Lake Golf Club  

Populated Place


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

Post Office


(1) Metter Post Office  

Reservoir


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

School


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

Stream


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

Tower


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


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Candler County, Georgia

30439 (pop. 8,849)


Counties Nearby Candler County, Georgia

Candler County, GA  (pop. 10,380) 0.0 Miles
Bulloch County, GA  (pop. 72,244) 16.1 Miles
Emanuel County, GA  (pop. 22,759) 18.8 Miles
Evans County, GA  (pop. 11,446) 19.1 Miles
Toombs County, GA  (pop. 27,251) 23.9 Miles
Tattnall County, GA  (pop. 25,385) 24.7 Miles
Jenkins County, GA  (pop. 8,532) 27.3 Miles
Treutlen County, GA  (pop. 6,907) 30.4 Miles
Montgomery County, GA  (pop. 8,939) 31.4 Miles
Screven County, GA  (pop. 15,077) 34.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Candler County, Georgia

912



Elevation in Candler County, Georgia is 249.0 ft. (76.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Candler County, Georgia

Lat: 32.407215 N        Long: -82.057541 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 207   (5.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 156   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 78   (2.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 280   (8.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 420   (12.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 776   (22.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 570   (16.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 333   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 146   (4.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 95   (2.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 26   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 181   (5.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 215   (6.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Candler County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,811

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 648

In 3-person carpool : 15

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 49

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 86

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 17

Other means : 66

Worked at home : 298


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Candler County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 354

5 to 9 minutes : 577

10 to 14 minutes : 369

15 to 19 minutes : 414

20 to 24 minutes : 559

25 to 29 minutes : 286

30 to 34 minutes : 579

35 to 39 minutes : 57

40 to 44 minutes : 60

45 to 59 minutes : 232

60 to 89 minutes : 122

90 or more minutes : 83


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,082

No Social Security income : 2,044


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 412

No retirement income : 2,714


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Candler County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 133

$10,000 to $14,999 : 210

$15,000 to $19,999 : 133

$20,000 to $24,999 : 167

$25,000 to $29,999 : 158

$30,000 to $34,999 : 139

$35,000 to $39,999 : 277

$40,000 to $44,999 : 98

$45,000 to $49,999 : 276

$50,000 to $59,999 : 131

$60,000 to $74,999 : 305

$75,000 to $99,999 : 245

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 47


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $38,750


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Candler County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 330  (16.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 186  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 215  (10.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 163  (7.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 544  (26.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 449  (28.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 313  (20.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 566  (36.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Candler County, Georgia

Employed: 4,421
Unemployed: 195



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Candler 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: 27.2%
  • Other: 72.8%



Water Usage In Candler County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 3.44 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 3.44 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 2.93 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 2.93 Mgal/d





There are 202 Farms In Candler County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Candler County, Georgia

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 2 Branches


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

Pineland State Bank - 2 Branches


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

Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

Synovus Bank - 1 Branches


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

Durden Banking Company, Incorporated - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Candler County, Georgia

  • Statesboro Municipal


    (about 19.4 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Statesboro-Bulloch County


    (about 19.4 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Vidalia Regional


    (about 23.7 miles in Vidalia, Georgia; Airport Code: VDI)

  • Wright AAF


    (about 46.0 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Wright AAF/Midcoast Regional


    (about 46.1 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Savannah/Hilton Head International


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

  • W H Bud Barron


    (about 55.2 miles in Dublin, Georgia; Airport Code: DBN)

  • Hunter AAF


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

  • Bush Field


    (about 66.7 miles in Augusta, Georgia; Airport Code: AGS)

  • Augusta Regional at Bush Field


    (about 66.7 miles in Augusta, Georgia; Airport Code: AGS)

  • Barnwell County


    (about 70.4 miles in Hilda, South Carolina; Airport Code: BNL)

  • Barnwell Regional


    (about 70.5 miles in Hilda, South Carolina; Airport Code: BNL)

  • Daniel Field


    (about 73.2 miles in Augusta, Georgia; Airport Code: DNL)

  • Beaufort MCAS


    (about 78.0 miles in Seabrook, South Carolina; Airport Code: SC1)

  • Hilton Head Airport


    (about 81.3 miles in Hilton Head, South Carolina; Airport Code: HHH)

  • Thomson McDuffie County


    (about 82.0 miles in Thomson, Georgia; Airport Code: GA5)

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 82.4 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 82.5 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Beaufort County


    (about 83.0 miles in Beaufort, South Carolina; Airport Code: BFT)

  • Brunswick Golden Isles


    (about 86.6 miles in Brunswick, Georgia; Airport Code: BQK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Candler County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

68.96%

Carpooled

24.31%

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

0.0%

Walked

1.75%

Other Means

1.81%

Worked At Home

2.84%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,595

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 330

Female householder, no husband present : 479

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 628

Householder not living alone : 94


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 129

Female householder and female partner : 47

Female householder and male partner : 20

All other households : 2,930


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Candler County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,290

Renter-occupied housing units : 305

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 149

Renter-occupied housing units : 181

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 231

Renter-occupied housing units : 248

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 490

Renter-occupied housing units : 232


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Candler County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 295

$10,000 to $14,999 : 323

$15,000 to $19,999 : 239

$20,000 to $24,999 : 220

$25,000 to $29,999 : 263

$30,000 to $34,999 : 137

$35,000 to $39,999 : 270

$40,000 to $44,999 : 103

$45,000 to $49,999 : 280

$50,000 to $59,999 : 152

$60,000 to $74,999 : 374

$75,000 to $99,999 : 246

$100,000 to $124,999 : 126

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 or more : 56


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Candler County, Georgia)

Total : 4,017


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Candler County, Georgia)

Occupied : 3,126

Vacant : 891


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Candler County, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Candler County, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 114

Built 2000 to 2004 : 233

Built 1990 to 1999 : 858

Built 1980 to 1989 : 725

Built 1970 to 1979 : 629

Built 1960 to 1969 : 361

Built 1950 to 1959 : 163

Built 1940 to 1949 : 249

Built 1939 or earlier : 685


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Candler County, Georgia)

Utility gas : 106

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 380

Electricity : 2,531

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 12

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 61

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 36


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Candler County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 170

$10,000 to $14,999 : 29

$15,000 to $19,999 : 179

$20,000 to $24,999 : 92

$25,000 to $29,999 : 40

$30,000 to $34,999 : 80

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $49,999 : 82

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 86

$70,000 to $79,999 : 341

$80,000 to $89,999 : 131

$90,000 to $99,999 : 93

$100,000 to $124,999 : 122

$125,000 to $149,999 : 107

$150,000 to $174,999 : 74

$175,000 to $199,999 : 130

$200,000 to $249,999 : 138

$250,000 to $299,999 : 53

$300,000 to $399,999 : 102

$400,000 to $499,999 : 9

$500,000 to $749,999 : 43

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Candler 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 : 43

Home equity loan only : 9

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,048

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,060


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $365,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $97,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $63,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $41,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $77,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $138,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $123,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $78,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Candler County, Georgia: 69.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

13 14 $1,224,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Candler County, GA): $25,022
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Candler County): $47,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Candler County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 2.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 25.0%
Electricity: 66.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 1.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Candler County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 12.89%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 87.11%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Candler County): $353
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Candler County): $496


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



Health Care Centers Close To Candler County, Georgia

Ogeechee Home Health


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

Careone Home Health Services


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

Ga Home Health Care Agency


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

Three Rivers Home Health Servi


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

University Home Health (waynesboro)


     Address: 77 Hwy 25 South, Waynesboro, Georgia 30830
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/1/1982

Hospitals Close To Candler County, Georgia

Candler County Hospital


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

East Georgia Regional Medical Center


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

Emanuel Medical Center


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

Evans Memorial Hospital


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

Meadows Regional Medical Center Inc


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

Nursing Homes Close To Candler County, Georgia

Pleasant View Nursing Center


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

Orchard Manor


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

Azalea Health & Rehabilitation


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

Heritage Inn Hlth & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 307 Jones Mill Road, Statesboro, Georgia 30458
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Westwood Nursing Center


     Address: 101 Stockyard Road, Statesboro, Georgia 30458
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Candler County, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 46 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Candler County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 1,090
    Disabled Workers: 345
    Widowers Workers: 175
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 210


(updated 2007)



Candler County, Georgia Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Candler County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Candler County, GA

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

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Bulloch County , GA 2.21 % ($25,955 AGI )
  • Emanuel County , GA 0.99 % ($22,167 AGI )
  • Chatham County , GA 0.66 % ($35,450 AGI )
  • Tattnall County , GA 0.33 % ($27,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Candler County, GA

7.41 % of Candler County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,941

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Bulloch County , GA 1.48 % ($26,000 AGI )
  • Emanuel County , GA 0.70 % ($24,952 AGI )
  • Tattnall County , GA 0.50 % ($24,267 AGI )
  • Chatham County , GA 0.44 % ($24,154 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 Candler County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Candler County, Georgia


On 04/15/1999, a tornado touched down 1.68 miles from the center of Candler County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 04/15/1999, a tornado touched down 6.93 miles from the center of Candler County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 04/15/1999, a tornado touched down 7.16 miles from the center of Candler County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/03/1984, a tornado touched down 7.9 miles from the center of Candler County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 09/25/1956, a tornado touched down 8.13 miles from the center of Candler County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.



Storms In Candler County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
01/12/1993, 06:45 pm 0 0 $500K $5K
         
Hail        
05/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $35K --
         
Lightning        
06/15/1994, 03:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/09/1993, 08:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
05/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/29/2006, 03:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/02/2006, 09:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/06/2002, 04:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/03/2002, 05:15 pm 0 0 $125K --
08/24/2001, 05:28 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/30/1997, 10:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/12/1995, 12:15 am 0 0 $20K --
06/09/1995, 08:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/24/1994, 02:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Candler County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-04-15 5 200 2 0 0 $250K --
  1976-03-16 1 400 2 0 0 $250K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Candler County, Georgia

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


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Candler County, 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 Candler 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 Candler County, Georgia


  • Candler County Jail


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


(updated 2006)



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