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Demographics Analysis

The people of Echols 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
(Echols County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 98

5 to 9 years : 127

10 to 14 years : 179

15 to 17 years : 107

18 and 19 years : 66

20 years : 106

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 168

25 to 29 years : 246

30 to 34 years : 278

35 to 39 years : 264

40 to 44 years : 162

45 to 49 years : 214

50 to 54 years : 64

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 53

75 to 79 years : 62

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 115

5 to 9 years : 122

10 to 14 years : 269

15 to 17 years : 111

18 and 19 years : 71

20 years : 0

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 40

25 to 29 years : 179

30 to 34 years : 236

35 to 39 years : 67

40 to 44 years : 171

45 to 49 years : 99

50 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 58

70 to 74 years : 59

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Echols County, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,390

Multiple ancestry : 613

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 1,154


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,076

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,081


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Echols County, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 213

5 to 17 years : 915

18 to 24 years : 458

25 to 34 years : 939

35 to 44 years : 664

45 to 54 years : 416

55 to 59 years : 152

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 207

75 years and over : 109

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 213

5 to 17 years : 612

18 to 24 years : 194

25 to 34 years : 313

35 to 44 years : 178

45 to 54 years : 228

55 to 59 years : 119

60 and 61 years : 50

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 160

75 years and over : 57

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 267

18 to 24 years : 108

25 to 34 years : 133

35 to 44 years : 191

45 to 54 years : 104

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 47

75 years and over : 52

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 : 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 : 0

5 to 17 years : 36

18 to 24 years : 156

25 to 34 years : 493

35 to 44 years : 295

45 to 54 years : 84

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Echols County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,110

Female : 1,048

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 446

Female : 472

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 768

Female : 313


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Echols County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 1,782

Born in other state in the United States : 749

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 51


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 537

Now married, except separated : 680

Divorced : 186

Separated : 39

Widowed : 45

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 106

Now married, except separated : 482

Divorced : 102

Separated : 0

Widowed : 25

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 485

Now married, except separated : 560

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,986

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 154

Speak English less than "very well" : 788

German:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Echols County, Georgia

  • United States Or American: 1,502   (51.1%)
  • Other Groups: 982   (33.4%)
  • English: 129   (4.4%)
  • Irish: 106   (3.6%)
  • German: 97   (3.3%)
  • Italian: 22   (0.7%)
  • Scottish: 16   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 16   (0.5%)
  • Dutch: 15   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 13   (0.4%)
  • Polish: 12   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 9   (0.3%)
  • European: 7   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 7   (0.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Echols County, Georgia is 4,157



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Echols County, Georgia: 2,324
Female Population in Echols County, Georgia: 1,833


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Echols County, Georgia: 31.0
Median Female Resident Age in Echols County, Georgia: 30.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Echols County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

34.5

Male

33.4

Female

35.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.9

Male

38.5

Female

44.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.5

Male

24.5

Female

30.7

Asian


Both sexes

29.5

Male

29.5

Female

30.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

22.7

Male

24.7

Female

21.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

25.8

Male

26.5

Female

25.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

24.3

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.4

Male

36.6

Female

38.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Echols County, Georgia


  • White: 2,582
  • African American: 76
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 61
  • Some Other Race: 1,324
  • Two or More Races: 114



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 88   (8.13%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 38   (3.51%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 40   (3.69%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 85   (7.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 63   (5.82%)
  • 10th Grade: 44   (4.06%)
  • 11th Grade: 88   (8.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 46   (4.25%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 357   (32.96%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 55   (5.08%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 88   (8.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 19   (1.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 67   (6.19%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (0.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.74%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (1.57%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 48   (4.43%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 63   (5.81%)
  • 9th Grade: 82   (7.56%)
  • 10th Grade: 78   (7.2%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (2.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 40   (3.69%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 415   (38.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 84   (7.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 96   (8.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 15   (1.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 75   (6.92%)
  • Master's Degree: 25   (2.31%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (0.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Echols County, Georgia

  • Echols County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 216 Highway 129 North, Statenville, GA 31648, Phone: (229) 559-5734, Students: 744 )

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

  • Echols County High/elementary School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 40 190 Highway 94 E., Statenville, GA 31648, Phone: (229) 559-5413, Students: 744 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Echols County, Georgia

  • Allen Statenville Library


    Us 129 & Jackson Street, Statenville, GA 31648

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Echols County, Georgia


Basin


(1) Georgia Sink  

Church


(1) Bethel Church  

Civil


(1) East Echols Division   (2) Echols County  

Crossing


(1) Brown Ford   (2) Martha Johns Ford   (3) New Ford   (4) Starling Ford  

Island


(1) Indian Hammock   (2) Martin Hammock   (3) Whiskey Island  

Lake


(1) Beryl Lake   (2) Bills Pond   (3) Flag Pond   (4) Foul Pond   (5) Jacks Lake   (6) Wilkerson Lake  

Locale


(1) Gopher Lope   (2) Thelma  

Populated Place


(1) Alexis   (2) Bamburg   (3) Fruitland   (4) Haylow   (5) Needmore   (6) Pineland   (7) Potter   (8) Tarver  

Stream


(1) Bear Branch   (2) Fish Scaffold Branch   (3) Half Way Branch   (4) Little Creek   (5) Sandy Branch   (6) Toms Creek   (7) Wolf Bay Drain  

Swamp


(1) Anderson Bay   (2) Beaverdam Bay   (3) Bee Bay   (4) Bexley Bay   (5) Big Arm   (6) Boggy Bay   (7) Boggy Drain   (8) Briary Bay   (9) Cabbage Head   (10) Cowhouse Flats   (11) Fiftythree Bay   (12) Green Bay   (13) Indian Bay   (14) Kaiser Bay   (15) Little Rice Field   (16) Martin Hammock   (17) Mcclain Bay   (18) Piney Bay   (19) Sand Hill Bay   (20) Savannah Bay   (21) Simmons Bay   (22) Soldier Drain   (23) Tarver Bay   (24) Tiger Bay   (25) White Arm   (26) Wolf Bay  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Echols County, Georgia

31648 (pop. 933)


Counties Nearby Echols County, Georgia

Clinch County, GA  (pop. 7,004) 21.1 Miles
Lowndes County, GA  (pop. 113,129) 22.4 Miles
Lanier County, GA  (pop. 7,967) 23.7 Miles
Brooks County, GA  (pop. 16,324) 39.2 Miles
Berrien County, GA  (pop. 16,814) 40.2 Miles
Atkinson County, GA  (pop. 8,124) 41.3 Miles
Cook County, GA  (pop. 16,419) 42.5 Miles
Ware County, GA  (pop. 35,896) 46.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Echols County, Georgia

229



Elevation in Echols County, Georgia is 164.0 ft. (50.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Echols County, Georgia

Lat: 30.706915 N        Long: -82.937455 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 125   (7.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 33   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 73   (4.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 233   (14.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 212   (12.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 362   (21.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 291   (17.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 55   (3.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 28   (1.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 62   (3.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 63   (3.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 108   (6.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Echols County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 977

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 231

In 3-person carpool : 60

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 : 109

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 350

Other means : 52

Worked at home : 79


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Echols County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 24

5 to 9 minutes : 152

10 to 14 minutes : 69

15 to 19 minutes : 494

20 to 24 minutes : 127

25 to 29 minutes : 50

30 to 34 minutes : 466

35 to 39 minutes : 79

40 to 44 minutes : 28

45 to 59 minutes : 163

60 to 89 minutes : 127

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 332

No Social Security income : 933


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 165

No retirement income : 1,100


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Echols County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 36

$10,000 to $14,999 : 126

$15,000 to $19,999 : 101

$20,000 to $24,999 : 100

$25,000 to $29,999 : 140

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $44,999 : 59

$45,000 to $49,999 : 110

$50,000 to $59,999 : 127

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 41

$100,000 to $124,999 : 44

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $35,089


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Echols County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 98  (9.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 58  (5.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 102  (10.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 266  (27.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 256  (26.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 149  (21.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 102  (14.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 278  (39.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 73  (10.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 18  (2.6%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Echols County, Georgia

Employed: 2,326
Unemployed: 77



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

Ground Water

 
Fresh 6.06 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 6.06 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 13 Farms In Echols County, Georgia


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Echols County, Georgia

  • Valdosta Regional


    (about 20.8 miles in Clyattville, Georgia; Airport Code: VLD)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 23.6 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)

  • Lake City Municipal


    (about 42.1 miles in Lake City, Florida; Airport Code: XXW)

  • Lake City Gateway


    (about 42.2 miles in Lake City, Florida; Airport Code: XXW)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 49.3 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 49.3 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Spence


    (about 54.3 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 57.1 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 57.1 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Thomasville Regional


    (about 57.6 miles in Thomasville, Georgia; Airport Code: TVI)

  • Perry-Foley


    (about 58.4 miles in Perry, Florida; Airport Code: FPY)

  • Henry Tift Myers


    (about 59.7 miles in Tifton, Georgia; Airport Code: TMA)

  • Cecil


    (about 71.6 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Cecil Field


    (about 71.6 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Cross City Airport


    (about 74.8 miles in Old Town, Florida; Airport Code: CTY)

  • Jacksonville International


    (about 75.9 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: JAX)

  • Gainesville Regional


    (about 80.7 miles in Gainesville, Florida; Airport Code: GNV)

  • Jacksonville NAS


    (about 81.9 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: NIP)

  • Tallahassee Regional


    (about 86.8 miles in Tallahassee, Florida; Airport Code: TLH)

  • Fernandina Beach Municipal


    (about 88.0 miles in Amelia Island, Florida; Airport Code: FHB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Echols County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.26%

Carpooled

21.55%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.32%

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

5.00%

Other Means

1.38%

Worked At Home

0.48%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 656

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 266

Female householder, no husband present : 150

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 167

Householder not living alone : 26


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 10

Male householder and female partner : 61

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 18

All other households : 1,176


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Echols County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 523

Renter-occupied housing units : 133

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 170

Renter-occupied housing units : 96

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 20

Renter-occupied housing units : 130

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 149

Renter-occupied housing units : 44


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Echols County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 77

$10,000 to $14,999 : 117

$15,000 to $19,999 : 111

$20,000 to $24,999 : 152

$25,000 to $29,999 : 140

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 38

$40,000 to $44,999 : 59

$45,000 to $49,999 : 165

$50,000 to $59,999 : 161

$60,000 to $74,999 : 107

$75,000 to $99,999 : 41

$100,000 to $124,999 : 44

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Echols County, Georgia)

Total : 1,513


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Echols County, Georgia)

Occupied : 1,265

Vacant : 248


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Echols County, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Echols County, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 67

Built 2000 to 2004 : 50

Built 1990 to 1999 : 400

Built 1980 to 1989 : 509

Built 1970 to 1979 : 73

Built 1960 to 1969 : 174

Built 1950 to 1959 : 181

Built 1940 to 1949 : 20

Built 1939 or earlier : 39


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Echols County, Georgia)

Utility gas : 34

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 165

Electricity : 1,047

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 9

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 10

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Echols County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 36

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 107

$30,000 to $34,999 : 102

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 24

$60,000 to $69,999 : 61

$70,000 to $79,999 : 43

$80,000 to $89,999 : 47

$90,000 to $99,999 : 23

$100,000 to $124,999 : 90

$125,000 to $149,999 : 49

$150,000 to $174,999 : 19

$175,000 to $199,999 : 49

$200,000 to $249,999 : 61

$250,000 to $299,999 : 27

$300,000 to $399,999 : 37

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Echols 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 : 14

Home equity loan only : 40

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 348

Housing units without a mortgage : 460


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $104,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $100,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $34,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $131,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $115,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $82,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $102,500

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Echols County, Georgia: 77.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Echols County, Georgia

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

    Buildings Units Cost
2004        
  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
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $540,150
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $540,150


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Echols County, GA): $25,851
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Echols County): $56,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Echols County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 2.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 22.3%
Electricity: 70.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.9%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)









Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Echols County): $390
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Echols County): $603


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



Health Care Centers Close To Echols County, 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

Madison Co Memorial Hospital Home Health


     Address: 309 Ne Marion Street, Madison, Florida 32340
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/3/1994

Hospitals Close To Echols County, Georgia

Trinity Community Hospital


     Address: 506 Nw 4th St, Jasper, Florida 32052
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Clinch Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1050 Valdosta Highway, Homerville, Georgia 31634
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

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

Shands At Live Oak


     Address: 1100 Sw 11th St, Live Oak, Florida 32060
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Echols County, Georgia

Suwannee Valley Nursing Center


     Address: 427 Nw 15th Avenue, Jasper, Florida 32052
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Clinch Healthcare


     Address: 390 Sweat Street, Homerville, Georgia 31634
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 74%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Echols County, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 83 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Echols County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 95
    Disabled Workers: 45
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Echols County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 23.31%
  • Bush & Cheney 76.39%
  • Other 0.30%



(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 Echols County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Echols County, GA

7.18 % of Echols County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $20,000

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lowndes County , GA 3.14 % ($19,893 AGI )

Relocation away from Echols County, GA

9.12 % of Echols 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 $23,578

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lowndes County , GA 4.40 % ($24,575 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 Echols County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Echols County, Georgia


On 10/26/1997, a tornado touched down 3.45 miles from the center of Echols County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 11/01/1999, a tornado touched down 5.41 miles from the center of Echols County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/31/1993, a tornado touched down 5.52 miles from the center of Echols County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 10/26/1997, a tornado touched down 8.8 miles from the center of Echols County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 11/01/1999, a tornado touched down 11.56 miles from the center of Echols County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Echols County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/28/1995, 01:30 am 0 0 $2K --
06/09/1994, 06:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Echols County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1993-03-31 1 100 1 0 0 $500K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Echols County, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 Knots
  • 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 Echols 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)



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