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Demographics Analysis

The people of Jefferson 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
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 671

5 to 9 years : 581

10 to 14 years : 595

15 to 17 years : 397

18 and 19 years : 508

20 years : 137

21 years : 74

22 to 24 years : 177

25 to 29 years : 402

30 to 34 years : 424

35 to 39 years : 503

40 to 44 years : 518

45 to 49 years : 523

50 to 54 years : 524

55 to 59 years : 398

60 and 61 years : 246

62 to 64 years : 240

65 and 66 years : 108

67 to 69 years : 104

70 to 74 years : 297

75 to 79 years : 172

80 to 84 years : 77

85 years and over : 110

Female:

Under 5 years : 562

5 to 9 years : 667

10 to 14 years : 537

15 to 17 years : 396

18 and 19 years : 200

20 years : 160

21 years : 53

22 to 24 years : 269

25 to 29 years : 445

30 to 34 years : 484

35 to 39 years : 552

40 to 44 years : 568

45 to 49 years : 635

50 to 54 years : 643

55 to 59 years : 607

60 and 61 years : 169

62 to 64 years : 285

65 and 66 years : 248

67 to 69 years : 137

70 to 74 years : 287

75 to 79 years : 350

80 to 84 years : 310

85 years and over : 130


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 12,850

Multiple ancestry : 944

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 86

Ancestry not reported : 2,600


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,135

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 46

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 81

Not a U.S. citizen : 218


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,233

5 to 17 years : 3,173

18 to 24 years : 1,578

25 to 34 years : 1,755

35 to 44 years : 2,141

45 to 54 years : 2,325

55 to 59 years : 1,005

60 and 61 years : 415

62 to 64 years : 525

65 to 74 years : 1,181

75 years and over : 1,149

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,213

5 to 17 years : 2,782

18 to 24 years : 1,310

25 to 34 years : 1,349

35 to 44 years : 1,750

45 to 54 years : 1,914

55 to 59 years : 819

60 and 61 years : 369

62 to 64 years : 492

65 to 74 years : 894

75 years and over : 1,035

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 354

18 to 24 years : 219

25 to 34 years : 268

35 to 44 years : 307

45 to 54 years : 388

55 to 59 years : 172

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 287

75 years and over : 114

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 30

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 : 0

5 to 17 years : 37

18 to 24 years : 49

25 to 34 years : 108

35 to 44 years : 84

45 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 14

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
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,564

Female : 7,363

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,071

Female : 1,137

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 13

Female : 33

Foreign born:

Male : 138

Female : 161


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 5,643

Born in other state in the United States : 1,327

Native: born outside the United States : 23

Foreign born : 58


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 3,547

Now married, except separated : 4,467

Divorced : 1,079

Separated : 302

Widowed : 1,208

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 454

Now married, except separated : 1,122

Divorced : 86

Separated : 68

Widowed : 207

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 40

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 156

Now married, except separated : 114

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 14,814

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 120

Speak English less than "very well" : 198

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 35

German:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Other Groups: 8,773   (61.6%)
  • United States Or American: 2,536   (17.8%)
  • English: 782   (5.5%)
  • Irish: 590   (4.1%)
  • German: 291   (2.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 275   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 190   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 155   (1.1%)
  • Italian: 123   (0.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 102   (0.7%)
  • Scottish: 87   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 52   (0.4%)
  • Australian: 43   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 34   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 29   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 25   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 25   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 24   (0.2%)
  • European: 24   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 21   (0.1%)
  • British: 17   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 8   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 7   (0.0%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Jefferson County, Georgia is 16,480



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Jefferson County, Georgia: 7,786
Female Population in Jefferson County, Georgia: 8,694


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Jefferson County, Georgia: 33.8
Median Female Resident Age in Jefferson County, Georgia: 40.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Jefferson County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

44.1

Male

41.8

Female

45.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.7

Male

32.3

Female

38.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

54.0

Male

47.5

Female

59.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.0

Male

33.0

Female

31.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

10.5

Male

0.0

Female

10.5

Other


Both sexes

26.6

Male

27.4

Female

21.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

13.8

Female

18.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.0

Male

26.5

Female

23.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.7

Male

43.0

Female

46.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Jefferson County, Georgia


  • White: 7,051
  • African American: 9,062
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 50
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 251
  • Two or More Races: 66



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 100   (2.06%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 137   (2.82%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 260   (5.35%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 410   (8.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 257   (5.29%)
  • 10th Grade: 386   (7.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 267   (5.49%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 279   (5.74%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,716   (35.32%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 150   (3.09%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 325   (6.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 126   (2.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 285   (5.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 103   (2.12%)
  • Professional School Degree: 39   (0.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 19   (0.39%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 122   (2.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 159   (2.68%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 209   (3.52%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 408   (6.87%)
  • 9th Grade: 366   (6.16%)
  • 10th Grade: 365   (6.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 467   (7.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 285   (4.8%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,952   (32.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 392   (6.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 413   (6.95%)
  • Associate Degree: 263   (4.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 390   (6.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 112   (1.89%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (0.29%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 20   (0.34%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Jefferson County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1001 Peachtree Street, Louisville, GA 30434, Phone: (478) 625-7626, Students: 3,258 )

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

  • Wrens Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1711 Highway 17 North, Wrens, GA 30833, Phone: (706) 547-2063, Students: 609 )

  • Louisville Academy


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 901 Mimosa Drive, Louisville, GA 30434, Phone: (478) 625-7794, Students: 575 )

  • Louisville Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1200 School Street, Louisville, GA 30434, Phone: (478) 625-7764, Students: 436 )

  • Wrens Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 101 Griffin Street, Wrens, GA 30833, Phone: (706) 547-6580, Students: 347 )

  • Carver Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 104 Bedingfield Street, Wadley, GA 30477, Phone: (478) 252-5762, Students: 308 )

  • Hi Tech


    ( Location: 1200 School St, Louisville, GA 30434, Phone: (478) 625-7764, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Jefferson County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1157 Warrior Trail, Louisville, GA 30434, Phone: (478) 625-9991, Students: 983 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Thomas Jefferson Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2264 Highway 1 N, Louisville, GA 30434, Phone: (478) 625-8861, Students: 250 )

  • Pine Crest Mennonite School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 4258 Mennonite Church Road, Stapleton, GA 30823, Phone: (478) 625-3136, Students: 58 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Mccollum Public Library


    405 N. Main Street, Wrens, GA 30833

  • Wadley Public Library


    11 W. College Avenue, Wadley, GA 30477

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Louisville Public Library


    306 E. Broad Street, Louisville, GA 30434

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Jefferson County, Georgia


  • 4 River Valleys Historical Society


    Po Box 504, Carthage, NY 13619

  • Academy Of Cultural & Historical Excellence Inc


    416 W Muhammad Ali Blvd Ste 201, Louisville, KY 40202

  • African American Hrtg Foundation


    315 Guthrie Grn, Louisville, KY 40202

  • African-american Community Association Of Jefferson Cty Inc


    Po Box 843, Charles Town, WV 25414

  • Al Museum Of Health Sciences


    1700 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35233
    http://www.alabamamuseums.org

  • Alabama Asian Cultures Foundation


    3429 Meadow Woods Dr, Birmingham, AL 35216
    http://alabamaasiancultures.org/

  • Alabama Chapter Of The American Chestnut Foundation Inc


    7060 Old Mill Trace, Trussville, AL 35173

  • Alabama Company Jamestowne Society


    3036 Westmoreland Drive, Birmingham, AL 35223

  • Alabama Folk Art Museum


    1731 1st Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
    http://www.artfolkgallery.org

  • Alabama Gospel Music Cultural Arts Center


    730 8th Ave W, Birmingham, AL 35204
    http://www.alabamagospelcenter.org

  • Alabama Historic Ironworks Commission


    12632 Confederate Pkwy, Mc Calla, AL 35111

  • Alabama Historical Radio Society Inc


    Po Box 131418, Birmingham, AL 35213
    http://alabamahistoricalradiosociety.org

  • Alabama Holocaust Foundation


    Po Box 130577, Birmingham, AL 35213

  • Alabama Jazz Hall Of Fame Inc


    1631 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
    http://www.jazzhall.com

  • Alabama Mining Museum


    120 East St, Dora, AL 35062
    http://www.msha.gov/training/museum/al/alm

  • Alabama National Guard Historical Society Inc


    6900 43rd Avenue North No 200, Birmingham, AL 35206

  • Alabama Negro League Baseball Museum Foundation


    Po Box 12524, Birmingham, AL 35207

  • Alabama Sports Hall Of Fame


    2150 Arrington Blvd N, Birmingham, AL 35203
    http://ashof.org

  • Alabama Zoological Society


    2630 Cahaba Road, Birmingham, AL 35223

  • Aldridge Gardens


    3530 Lorna Rd, Birmingham, AL 35216
    http://www.aldridgegardens.com

  • Alexandria Township Historical Society


    Po Box 695, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

  • Altamont School


    4801 Altamont Rd S, Birmingham, AL 35222

  • Ame Church Museum


    309 E 5th St, Madison, IN 47250

  • American Heritage Museum Inc


    2423 Township Highway 220, Bloomingdale, OH 43910

  • American Printing House


    1839 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206
    http://www.aph.org

  • Ancient Kentucke Historical Association


    1324 Garden Hill Place, Louisville, KY 40245

  • Anheuser House


    6000 Windsor Harbor Ln, Imperial, MO 63052

  • Antique And Classic Boat Society Inc


    422 James St, Clayton, NY 13624

  • Antique Boat Museum


    750 Mary St, Clayton, NY 13624
    http://www.abm.org

  • Arlington Historical Association


    3756 East Fairway Drive, Birmingham, AL 35213


* There are 345 more museums in Jefferson County, Georgia not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Jefferson County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Eliott Barrow Airport Historical   (2) Louisville Municipal Airport   (3) Paces South Farms Airport   (4) Wrens Memorial Airport  

Bend


(1) Lower Roundabout   (2) Sandy Hook   (3) Upper Roundabout  

Bridge


(1) Huddens Bridge   (2) Littles Bridge   (3) Mccroans Bridge   (4) Patterson Bridge   (5) Rayfords Bridge   (6) Sand Valley Bridge Historical   (7) Ways Bridge  

Building


(1) Avera Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Bartow Police Department   (3) Bartow Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Emanuel County Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (5) Hillcrest Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Jefferson County Correctional Institution   (7) Jefferson County Courthouse   (8) Jefferson County Jail   (9) Jefferson County Louisville Station Headquarters   (10) Jefferson County Sheriff S Office   (11) Jefferson County Wrens Substation   (12) Louisville City Hall   (13) Louisville Fire Department   (14) Louisville Police Department   (15) Matthews Community Fire Department   (16) Stapleton Fire Department   (17) Stapleton Police Department   (18) Wadley Police Department   (19) Wadley Volunteer Fire Department   (20) Wrens Fire Department   (21) Wrens Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Arrington Cemetery   (2) Avera Cemetery   (3) Avret Cemetery   (4) Bartow Cemetery   (5) Beasley Cemetery   (6) Bentley Cemetery   (7) Berryhill Cemetery   (8) Bethlehem Cemetery   (9) Blounts Chapel Cemetery   (10) Boatwright Cemetery   (11) Bothwell Cemetery   (12) Burke Cemetery   (13) Cara Cemetery   (14) Carson Cemetery   (15) Causey Cemetery   (16) Clark Cemetery   (17) Corinth Cemetery   (18) Dixon Grove Cemetery   (19) Duhart Cemetery   (20) Ebenezer Cemetery   (21) Ellis Cemetery   (22) Flat Rock Cemetery   (23) Garden Grove Cemetery   (24) Glenn Temple Cemetery   (25) Greens Cemetery   (26) Harts Grove Cemetery   (27) Ivory Cemetery   (28) Jones Grove Cemetery   (29) Joseys Chapel Cemetery   (30) Keysville Cemetery   (31) Keysville Community Cemetery   (32) King Cemetery   (33) Lambs Chapel Cemetery   (34) Little Cemetery   (35) Live Oak Cemetery   (36) Lofton Cemetery   (37) Magnolia Cemetery   (38) Mays Grove Cemetery   (39) Mcbride Cemetery   (40) Mckinzie Cemetery   (41) Melton Place Cemetery   (42) Mosley Chapel Cemetery   (43) Mount Horeb Cemetery   (44) Mount Moriah Cemetery   (45) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (46) Nesbitt Cemetery   (47) Oak Grove Cemetery   (48) Old Bethel Cemetery   (49) Parker Cemetery   (50) Patterson Cemetery   (51) Phillips Cemetery   (52) Pierce Grove Cemetery   (53) Pioneer Cemetery   (54) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (55) Pleasant Springs Cemetery   (56) Plunkett Cemetery   (57) Ponder Family Cemetery   (58) Providence Cemetery   (59) Reedy Creek Cemetery   (60) Rose Dhu Cemetery   (61) Smiths Grove Cemetery   (62) Stapleton Cemetery   (63) Stone Springfield Cemetery   (64) Street Place Cemetery   (65) Vining Cemetery   (66) Waldens Cemetery   (67) Ways Cemetery   (68) Ways Grove Cemetery   (69) West Cemetery   (70) Whitfield Cemetery   (71) Woodland Cemetery   (72) Wrens Cemetery   (73) Wrens Memorial Cemetery  

Census


(1) Matthews Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Ada Grove Church   (2) Aldred Chapel Historical   (3) Allen Temple Church   (4) Apostolic Church   (5) Avera Church   (6) Avera Nazarene Church   (7) Batts Grove Church   (8) Bethlehem Church   (9) Blounts Chapel   (10) Blounts Chapel Church   (11) Brinson Rock Church   (12) Brown Grove Church   (13) Brunson Church   (14) Calvary Temple   (15) Clarks Grove Church Historical   (16) Colemans Chapel   (17) Community Church   (18) Corinth Church Historical   (19) Dixon Grove Church   (20) Duhart Church   (21) Ebenezer Church   (22) Eden Church   (23) Farmer Grove Church   (24) First Baptist Church   (25) Flat Rock Church   (26) Friendship Church   (27) Gallilee Church   (28) Green Grove Church   (29) Hardman Springfield Church   (30) Harmony Church   (31) Harts Grove Church   (32) James Temple   (33) Jones Chapel   (34) Jones Grove Church   (35) Josey Church   (36) Keys Grove Church   (37) Keysville Evangelistic Church   (38) Lambs Chapel   (39) Limestone Church   (40) Live Oak Church   (41) Lofton Church   (42) Louisville Baptist Church   (43) Magnolia Church   (44) Mays Grove Church   (45) Moses Chapel Church   (46) Mount Horeb Church   (47) Mount Moriah Church   (48) Mount Olive Church   (49) Mount Pleasant Church   (50) Mount Pleasant Church Historical   (51) Mount Sinai Church   (52) Nails Creek Church   (53) New Hope Church   (54) Noah Ark Church   (55) Oak Grove Church   (56) Old Bethel Church   (57) Parkers Church   (58) Peels Grove Church Historical   (59) Pervis Grove Church   (60) Pierce Grove Church   (61) Pine Hill Church   (62) Pinetucky Church   (63) Piney Grove Church   (64) Pioneer Church   (65) Pleasant Grove Church   (66) Pleasant Springs Church   (67) Providence Church   (68) Reedy Creek Church   (69) Saint Johns Church   (70) Saint Matthews Methodist Episcopal Church   (71) Saint Paul Baptist Church   (72) Saint Pauls Church   (73) San Clair Church   (74) Sand Valley Church   (75) Smiths Grove Church   (76) Spell Grove Church   (77) Spring Bethel Church   (78) Stone Springfield Church   (79) Talbot Grove Church   (80) Thomason Spring Hill Church   (81) Trinity Church   (82) Waldon Church   (83) Ways Church   (84) Ways Grove Church   (85) Woodland Church   (86) Woodlawn Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of Avera   (2) City Of Keysville   (3) City Of Louisville   (4) City Of Stapleton   (5) City Of Vidette   (6) City Of Wadley   (7) City Of Wrens   (8) Jefferson County   (9) Louisville Division   (10) Stapleton Division   (11) Town Of Bartow   (12) Wadley Division   (13) Wrens Division  

Dam


(1) Adams Lake Dam   (2) Battle Pond Dam   (3) Beegles Farm Pond Dam   (4) Beegles Pond Dam   (5) Cobb Lake Dam   (6) Davis Lake Dam   (7) Easterlin Lake Dam   (8) Evans Lake Dam   (9) Gambrell Lake Dam   (10) Gardner Lake Dam   (11) George Claussen Pond Dam   (12) Haddon Pond Dam   (13) Hancock Lake Dam   (14) Henderson Lake Dam   (15) Huber Lake Dam   (16) Kaolin Lake Dam   (17) Kelly Lake Dam   (18) Kellys Pond Dam   (19) Lake Marion Dam   (20) Mcneely Lake Dam   (21) Newberrys Pond Dam   (22) Pennington Lake Dam   (23) Pilcher Lake Dam   (24) Rabun Lake Dam   (25) Rachels Pond Dam   (26) Smith Lake Dam   (27) Stapleton Millpond Dam   (28) Thomas Lake Dam   (29) Union Camp Corporation Lake Dam   (30) Weeks Lake Dam   (31) Wommack Lake Dam  

Gut


(1) Three Runs  

Hospital


(1) Jefferson Hospital  

Lake


(1) Greener Mill Pond   (2) Jones Pond   (3) Oliphant Pond Historical  

Locale


(1) Clarks Mill   (2) Cross And Green   (3) Grange   (4) Hobbs Mill Historical   (5) Louisville Golf Club   (6) Mount Moriah Campgrounds   (7) Rhodes Store Historical   (8) Tarvers Mill  

Populated Place


(1) Aldreds   (2) Almira   (3) Atwell   (4) Avera   (5) Bartow   (6) Brinson Crossing   (7) Cunningham Corner   (8) Ellis Plantation   (9) Gertrude   (10) Glovers Millpond   (11) Keysville   (12) Louisville   (13) Magnolia   (14) Matthews   (15) Moxley   (16) Noah   (17) Old Town   (18) Omaha Springs   (19) Padgett Crossing Historical   (20) Pine Hill   (21) Pinetucky Historical   (22) Stapleton   (23) Stapletons Crossroads   (24) Stellaville   (25) Vidette   (26) Wadley   (27) Wrens   (28) Wrens Station   (29) Zebina  

Post Office


(1) Bartow Post Office   (2) Keysville Post Office   (3) Louisville Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Adams Fish Pond   (2) Adams Lake   (3) Battle Pond   (4) Beegles Farm Pond   (5) Beegles Pond   (6) Clarks Mill Pond   (7) Cobb Lake   (8) Davis Lake   (9) Dukes Lake   (10) Easterlin Lake   (11) Evans Lake   (12) Gamble Mill Pond   (13) Gambrell Lake   (14) Gardner Lake   (15) Goodins Pond Historical   (16) Hadden Pond   (17) Haddon Pond   (18) Hancock Lake   (19) Henderson Lake   (20) Huber Lake   (21) James Pond   (22) Kaolin Lake   (23) Kelly Lake   (24) Kellys Pond   (25) Kings Mill Pond   (26) Lake Marion   (27) Lewis Lake   (28) Mcneely Lake   (29) Newberrys Pond   (30) Newsomes Pond   (31) Oliphant Pond Historical   (32) Peel Pond   (33) Pennington Lake   (34) Pilcher Lake   (35) Rabun Lake   (36) Rachels Pond   (37) Smith Lake   (38) Stapleton Mill Pond   (39) Stapleton Millpond   (40) Thomas Lake   (41) Union Camp Lake   (42) Weeks Lake   (43) White Pond   (44) Wommack Lake  

School


(1) Anderson School Historical   (2) Atwell School   (3) Avera Junior High School   (4) Bartow High School   (5) Beckman School Historical   (6) Carver - Wadley Junior High School   (7) Dry Creek School Historical   (8) Farmers Grove School Historical   (9) Field Grove School Historical   (10) Gallilee School   (11) Gamble Mill School Historical   (12) Garden Grove Church And School   (13) Green Grove School   (14) Hickory School Historical   (15) Jefferson County Training School Historical   (16) Laurel Hill School Historical   (17) Lewis Grove School Historical   (18) Lockhart School   (19) Lofton School   (20) Logyard School Historical   (21) Louisville District School Number 1 Historical   (22) Louisville High School   (23) Matthews Junior High School   (24) Moxley Junior High School Historical   (25) Munjin School   (26) Ocala School Historical   (27) Pioneer School   (28) Postoak School Historical   (29) Rockydale School Historical   (30) Shady Grove School Historical   (31) Spies Hill School   (32) Spring Bethel School   (33) Stapleton High School   (34) Stapleton School   (35) Stellaville Junior High School   (36) Stone Springfield School   (37) Tarvers Grove School Historical   (38) Thomas Spring Hill School   (39) Tuckahoe School Historical   (40) Wadley High School   (41) Woodland School Historical   (42) Wrens Elementary School   (43) Wrens High School  

Spring


(1) Brown Springs   (2) Manson Spring  

Stream


(1) Baker Branch   (2) Beaslys Branch   (3) Berrien Branch   (4) Big Creek   (5) Blackjack Branch   (6) Boggy Gut Creek   (7) Bony Branch   (8) Boyd Branch   (9) Brooks Branch   (10) Bull Nose Branch   (11) Cason Branch   (12) Clear Creek   (13) Coat Creek   (14) Dry Creek   (15) Duhart Creek   (16) Fishpond Branch   (17) Flat Rock Branch   (18) Fleming Branch   (19) Gin Branch   (20) Hadden Branch   (21) Hannah Branch   (22) Howard Branch   (23) Ivey Branch   (24) Jim Brown Branch   (25) Joes Creek   (26) Johnson Branch   (27) Jordan Branch   (28) Josey Branch   (29) Juniper Branch   (30) Lawson Branch   (31) Limestone Creek   (32) Long Branch   (33) Manson Branch   (34) Maple Branch   (35) Mcquaddy Branch   (36) Mill Creek   (37) Nails Creek   (38) Nesbitt Branch   (39) Nortons Millrace   (40) Rayburn Branch   (41) Reedy Creek   (42) Rock Branch   (43) Rocky Branch   (44) Rocky Comfort Creek   (45) Rocky Creek   (46) Salter Branch   (47) Sand Branch   (48) Sandy Run Creek   (49) Savannah Branch   (50) Schaffer Creek   (51) Smith Branch   (52) Spring Creek   (53) Stephens Branch   (54) Stinson Branch   (55) Thomson Ford Branch   (56) Whites Creek   (57) Williamson Swamp Creek  

Swamp


(1) Gun Pond  

Tower


(1) Jefferson Lookout Tower   (2) Wces-tv Wrens   (3) Wpeh-am Louisville   (4) Wpeh-fm Louisville   (5) Wrdw-fm Wrens  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Jefferson County, Georgia

30434 (pop. 6,232) 30833 (pop. 4,024) 30477 (pop. 3,171)
30413 (pop. 1,798) 30823 (pop. 1,658) 30803 (pop. 641)
30818 (pop. 506)    


Counties Nearby Jefferson County, Georgia

Glascock County, GA  (pop. 2,736) 16.2 Miles
Washington County, GA  (pop. 20,851) 22.5 Miles
Burke County, GA  (pop. 23,213) 23.7 Miles
Johnson County, GA  (pop. 9,202) 28.7 Miles
Mcduffie County, GA  (pop. 21,608) 28.7 Miles
Warren County, GA  (pop. 5,887) 28.9 Miles
Jenkins County, GA  (pop. 8,532) 31.4 Miles
Emanuel County, GA  (pop. 22,759) 32.7 Miles
Richmond County, GA  (pop. 201,960) 34.2 Miles
Columbia County, GA  (pop. 131,692) 34.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Jefferson County, Georgia

478, 706



Elevation in Jefferson County, Georgia is 345.0 ft. (105.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Jefferson County, Georgia

Lat: 33.054128 N        Long: -82.415148 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 327   (5.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 259   (4.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 449   (8.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 548   (9.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 689   (12.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 722   (12.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 846   (15.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 464   (8.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 234   (4.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 168   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 26   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 54   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 448   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 366   (6.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,063

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 585

In 3-person carpool : 75

In 4-person carpool : 17

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 1

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 8

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 3

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 42

Walked : 168

Other means : 37

Worked at home : 140


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 605

5 to 9 minutes : 974

10 to 14 minutes : 793

15 to 19 minutes : 733

20 to 24 minutes : 500

25 to 29 minutes : 220

30 to 34 minutes : 607

35 to 39 minutes : 258

40 to 44 minutes : 153

45 to 59 minutes : 738

60 to 89 minutes : 387

90 or more minutes : 34


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,347

No Social Security income : 4,112


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 894

No retirement income : 5,565


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 391

$10,000 to $14,999 : 241

$15,000 to $19,999 : 296

$20,000 to $24,999 : 501

$25,000 to $29,999 : 344

$30,000 to $34,999 : 291

$35,000 to $39,999 : 357

$40,000 to $44,999 : 207

$45,000 to $49,999 : 211

$50,000 to $59,999 : 390

$60,000 to $74,999 : 367

$75,000 to $99,999 : 571

$100,000 to $124,999 : 102

$125,000 to $149,999 : 75

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,644


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Jefferson County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 649  (20.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 283  (9.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 296  (9.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 125  (4.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 596  (19.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 711  (25.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 646  (22.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 768  (27.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 33  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 34  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Jefferson County, Georgia

Employed: 6,579
Unemployed: 454



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Jefferson 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: 25.2%
  • Other: 74.8%



Water Usage In Jefferson County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 13.25 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 13.25 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 13.78 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 13.78 Mgal/d





There are 354 Farms In Jefferson County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Jefferson County, Georgia

Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 22

Regions Bank - 2 Branches


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

First State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $179.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Thomson McDuffie County


    (about 33.4 miles in Thomson, Georgia; Airport Code: GA5)

  • Bush Field


    (about 33.9 miles in Augusta, Georgia; Airport Code: AGS)

  • Augusta Regional at Bush Field


    (about 33.9 miles in Augusta, Georgia; Airport Code: AGS)

  • Daniel Field


    (about 35.9 miles in Augusta, Georgia; Airport Code: DNL)

  • W H Bud Barron


    (about 47.4 miles in Dublin, Georgia; Airport Code: DBN)

  • Statesboro Municipal


    (about 55.7 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Statesboro-Bulloch County


    (about 55.8 miles in Statesboro, Georgia; Airport Code: TBR)

  • Aiken Municipal


    (about 58.9 miles in Aiken, South Carolina; Airport Code: AIK)

  • Vidalia Regional


    (about 59.6 miles in Vidalia, Georgia; Airport Code: VDI)

  • Barnwell County


    (about 61.0 miles in Hilda, South Carolina; Airport Code: BNL)

  • Barnwell Regional


    (about 61.1 miles in Hilda, South Carolina; Airport Code: BNL)

  • Macon Downtown


    (about 68.4 miles in Macon, Georgia; Airport Code: MAC)

  • Robins AFB


    (about 74.0 miles in Warner Robins, Georgia; Airport Code: WRB)

  • Middle Georgia Regional


    (about 75.8 miles in Macon, Georgia; Airport Code: MCN)

  • Athens/Ben Epps


    (about 81.1 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Athens Municipal


    (about 81.1 miles in Athens, Georgia; Airport Code: AHN)

  • Greenwood County


    (about 84.0 miles in Greenwood, South Carolina; Airport Code: GRD)

  • Orangeburg Municipal


    (about 94.4 miles in Orangeburg, South Carolina; Airport Code: OGB)

  • Wright AAF


    (about 94.6 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)

  • Wright AAF/Midcoast Regional


    (about 94.7 miles in Fort Stewart, Georgia; Airport Code: LIY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Jefferson County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.50%

Carpooled

19.57%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.29%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.03%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.03%

Walked

1.80%

Other Means

0.65%

Worked At Home

4.13%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,695

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 281

Female householder, no husband present : 1,423

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,925

Householder not living alone : 135


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 20

Male householder and female partner : 94

Female householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and male partner : 41

All other households : 6,280


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,257

Renter-occupied housing units : 438

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 184

Renter-occupied housing units : 97

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 672

Renter-occupied housing units : 751

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,394

Renter-occupied housing units : 666


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 1,200

$10,000 to $14,999 : 557

$15,000 to $19,999 : 514

$20,000 to $24,999 : 611

$25,000 to $29,999 : 430

$30,000 to $34,999 : 396

$35,000 to $39,999 : 443

$40,000 to $44,999 : 326

$45,000 to $49,999 : 247

$50,000 to $59,999 : 419

$60,000 to $74,999 : 397

$75,000 to $99,999 : 656

$100,000 to $124,999 : 115

$125,000 to $149,999 : 75

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 41


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Total : 7,446


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Occupied : 6,459

Vacant : 987


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 116

Built 2000 to 2004 : 267

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,146

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,182

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,593

Built 1960 to 1969 : 957

Built 1950 to 1959 : 842

Built 1940 to 1949 : 534

Built 1939 or earlier : 809


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Utility gas : 1,948

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,564

Electricity : 2,775

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 59

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 71

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 42


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Jefferson County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 144

$10,000 to $14,999 : 129

$15,000 to $19,999 : 128

$20,000 to $24,999 : 96

$25,000 to $29,999 : 184

$30,000 to $34,999 : 117

$35,000 to $39,999 : 131

$40,000 to $49,999 : 297

$50,000 to $59,999 : 561

$60,000 to $69,999 : 496

$70,000 to $79,999 : 223

$80,000 to $89,999 : 495

$90,000 to $99,999 : 249

$100,000 to $124,999 : 399

$125,000 to $149,999 : 156

$150,000 to $174,999 : 227

$175,000 to $199,999 : 43

$200,000 to $249,999 : 153

$250,000 to $299,999 : 185

$300,000 to $399,999 : 80

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Jefferson 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 : 133

Home equity loan only : 51

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,073

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,247


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $65,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $118,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $58,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $60,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $75,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $83,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $71,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $63,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $93,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Jefferson County, Georgia: 70.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Jefferson 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 19 19 $1,624,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,624,000
2000        
  Single Family 28 28 $2,771,415
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $2,771,415
2001        
  Single Family 31 31 $3,352,273
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

31 31 $3,352,273
2002        
  Single Family 34 34 $3,629,895
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

34 34 $3,629,895
2003        
  Single Family 27 27 $2,704,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $2,704,500
2004        
  Single Family 40 40 $4,057,880
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 40 $4,057,880
2005        
  Single Family 31 31 $3,765,522
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

31 31 $3,765,522
2006        
  Single Family 36 36 $5,165,189
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 36 $5,165,189


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Jefferson County, GA): $26,120
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Jefferson County): $45,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Jefferson County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 27.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 35.7%
Electricity: 32.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Jefferson County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 49.91%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 37.38%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 12.71%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Jefferson County): $300
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Jefferson County): $487


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



Health Care Centers Close To Jefferson County, Georgia

University Home Health (waynesboro)


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

Csra Home Health Agency Columbia


     Address: 415a West Hill Street, Thomson, Georgia 30824
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/1/1996

Winyah Home Health Care, An Amedisys Company


     Address: 3633 Wheeler Road, Suite 200, Augusta, Georgia 30909
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/27/1983

Trinity Home Health


     Address: 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, Georgia 30904
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/1/1975

University Home Health


     Address: 4106 Columbia Road, Suite 102, Martinez, Georgia 30907
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1977

Hospitals Close To Jefferson County, Georgia

Jefferson Hospital


     Address: 1067 Peachtree St, Louisville, Georgia 30434
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Washington County Regional Medical Center


     Address: 610 Sparta Road, Sandersville, Georgia 31082
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Burke Medical Center


     Address: 351 Liberty St, Waynesboro, Georgia 30830
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Mcduffie Regional Medical Center


     Address: "521 Hill Street, Sw", Thomson, Georgia 30824
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Emanuel Medical Center


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

Nursing Homes Close To Jefferson County, Georgia

Glendale Nursing Home


     Address: 10200 U.s. Hwy 1 South, Wadley, Georgia 30477
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 79
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Heritage Healthcare Of Old Capitol


     Address: 310 Highway #1 Bypass, Louisville, Georgia 30434
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 132
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Gibson Health And Rehabilitation


     Address: 434 Beall Springs Road, Gibson, Georgia 30810
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Oconee Health Care


     Address: 107 Ridgeview Dr Box 130, Oconee, Georgia 31067
     Ownership: Government - City/county
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Heritage Inn Of Sandersville


     Address: 652 Ferncrest Drive, Sandersville, Georgia 31082
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Jefferson County, Georgia

Name: Vogtle
Address: PO Box 1600; Waynesboro, GA 30830
Distance: 25 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Jefferson County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 2,100
    Disabled Workers: 695
    Widowers Workers: 405
    Spouses Workers: 160
    Children Workers: 425


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Jefferson County, Georgia


Charges


Parks & Recreation: $6,000
Sewerage: $101,000
Solid Waste Management: $245,000
All Other: $655,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $151,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $112,000


State Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $239,000
Housing & Community Development: $4,000
All Other: $1,448,000


Local Intergovernmental


Public Welfare: $43,000
All Other: $643,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $2,946,000
Financial Administration: $611,000
Fire Protection: $124,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $792,000
Central Staff Services: $345,000
General Public Buildings: $174,000
Health Services - Other: $1,207,000
Own Hospitals: $0
Regular Highways: $758,000
Housing & Community Development: $11,000
Natural Resources - Other: $58,000
Parks & Recreation: $105,000
Police Protection: $1,076,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $100,000
Welfare - Other: $448,000
Sewerage: $77,000
Solid Waste Management: $829,000
General - Other: $816,000
Water Utilities: $116,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $85,000
Solid Waste Management: $125,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $41,000
Financial Administration: $13,000
Judicial: $5,000
Central Staff: $5,000
General Public Building: $18,000
Regular Highways: $210,000
Police Protection: $66,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $22,000
Welfare - Other: $19,000
Solid Waste Management: $744,000
General - Other: $9,000


General


Interest On Debt: $59,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $12,000


Intergovernmental To State


General: $8,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Fire Protection: $55,000
Health: $143,000
Libraries: $126,000
General: $1,023,000


Tax


Property: $4,849,000
Total General Sales: $4,293,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $39,000
Public Utilities: $34,000
Other Selective Sales: $410,000
Public Utility License: $359,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $49,000
Other License: $78,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $111,000
Fines & Forfeits: $744,000
Rents: $11,000
General Revenue, Nec: $139,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $3,025,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $4,128,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,559,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $231,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,790,000


(updated 2006)



Jefferson County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 52.73%
  • Bush & Cheney 46.90%
  • Other 0.37%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Jefferson County, GA

4.00 % of Jefferson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $24,454

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Richmond County , GA 0.73 % ($21,091 AGI )
  • Burke County , GA 0.37 % ($22,545 AGI )
  • Columbia County , GA 0.23 % ($45,143 AGI )
  • Washington County , GA 0.22 % ($22,538 AGI )
  • Emanuel County , GA 0.20 % ($20,583 AGI )
  • Glascock County , GA 0.17 % ($16,200 AGI )

Relocation away from Jefferson County, GA

5.61 % of Jefferson 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 $26,716

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Richmond County , GA 1.26 % ($22,429 AGI )
  • Mcduffie County , GA 0.36 % ($21,909 AGI )
  • Washington County , GA 0.28 % ($22,588 AGI )
  • Columbia County , GA 0.26 % ($55,438 AGI )
  • Burke County , GA 0.25 % ($24,267 AGI )
  • Emanuel County , GA 0.21 % ($23,462 AGI )
  • Glascock County , GA 0.21 % ($25,000 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.20 % ($28,083 AGI )
  • De Kalb County , GA 0.16 % ($23,500 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 Jefferson County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Jefferson County, Georgia


On 07/25/1981, a tornado touched down 4.99 miles from the center of Jefferson County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 07/22/1970, a tornado touched down 5.76 miles from the center of Jefferson County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/19/1971, a tornado touched down 10.28 miles from the center of Jefferson 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 03/07/1996, a tornado touched down 12.32 miles from the center of Jefferson County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 5 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 10/01/1989, a tornado touched down 12.44 miles from the center of Jefferson County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Jefferson County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
05/14/2006, 05:17 pm 0 0 $10K --
12/04/2005, 04:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
07/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
06/30/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $75K --
06/11/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
08/10/2003, 01:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/20/1999, 03:00 am 0 0 $10K --
07/23/1997, 12:33 am 0 0 $200K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/30/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
06/20/2006, 05:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/14/2006, 03:32 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/03/2004, 02:20 pm 0 0 $25K --
09/04/2003, 03:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/02/2003, 08:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/02/2003, 07:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/22/2003, 10:00 am 0 0 $25K --
02/22/2003, 09:45 am 0 0 $3K --
02/22/2003, 09:27 am 0 0 $3K --
08/01/2002, 06:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/01/2002, 06:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/2002, 05:30 pm 0 0 $12K --
06/03/2001, 06:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/22/2001, 02:23 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/23/2000, 04:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/23/2000, 03:45 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/29/2000, 04:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/31/1999, 04:28 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/06/1999, 05:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/06/1999, 04:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/06/1999, 12:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/18/1998, 04:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/09/1998, 07:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/27/1997, 05:42 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/22/1997, 08:00 pm 0 0 $3M --
04/22/1997, 07:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/22/1997, 06:55 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/24/1995, 05:55 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/16/1995, 08:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/29/1991, 12:00 pm 0 1 -- --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 0 $7K --
         



Tornados In Jefferson County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-03-01 9 250 2 0 0 -- --
  2007-03-01 3 448 2 0 3 $700K --
  1976-05-30 2 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1973-02-02 1 50 1 0 0 $3K --
  1957-04-05 6 400 2 0 0 $25K --
  1955-05-24 1 50 -- 3 0 $3K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Jefferson County, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots
  • Subtropical Depression: ALLISON - June 2001 - Wind Speed: 20 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 Jefferson 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 Jefferson County, Georgia


  • Jefferson County Correctional Institution


    Rte. 1, Louisville, GA 30434
    Capacity: 232
    Confined: 189
    Avg. Population: 189
    Year Built: 1924

  • Jefferson County Jail


    415 Green Street, Louisville, GA 30434
    Confined: 116
    Avg. Population: 120


(updated 2006)



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