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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lowndes 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
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 4,221

5 to 9 years : 4,124

10 to 14 years : 3,592

15 to 17 years : 2,117

18 and 19 years : 2,712

20 years : 1,616

21 years : 1,844

22 to 24 years : 4,454

25 to 29 years : 4,603

30 to 34 years : 3,546

35 to 39 years : 3,086

40 to 44 years : 3,276

45 to 49 years : 3,181

50 to 54 years : 3,142

55 to 59 years : 2,932

60 and 61 years : 874

62 to 64 years : 1,482

65 and 66 years : 711

67 to 69 years : 920

70 to 74 years : 1,269

75 to 79 years : 902

80 to 84 years : 448

85 years and over : 437

Female:

Under 5 years : 4,157

5 to 9 years : 3,913

10 to 14 years : 3,617

15 to 17 years : 2,144

18 and 19 years : 3,105

20 years : 1,562

21 years : 2,076

22 to 24 years : 4,139

25 to 29 years : 4,153

30 to 34 years : 3,378

35 to 39 years : 2,912

40 to 44 years : 3,486

45 to 49 years : 3,378

50 to 54 years : 3,446

55 to 59 years : 2,652

60 and 61 years : 1,293

62 to 64 years : 1,540

65 and 66 years : 916

67 to 69 years : 1,206

70 to 74 years : 1,659

75 to 79 years : 1,210

80 to 84 years : 953

85 years and over : 745


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 106,557

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 760

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,798

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,595

Not a U.S. citizen : 2,419


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 6,960

5 to 17 years : 13,771

18 to 24 years : 13,035

25 to 34 years : 8,047

35 to 44 years : 7,261

45 to 54 years : 6,698

55 to 59 years : 3,288

60 and 61 years : 1,105

62 to 64 years : 1,724

65 to 74 years : 3,810

75 years and over : 2,872

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 1,227

5 to 17 years : 5,031

18 to 24 years : 7,027

25 to 34 years : 6,611

35 to 44 years : 4,426

45 to 54 years : 5,350

55 to 59 years : 1,855

60 and 61 years : 949

62 to 64 years : 1,185

65 to 74 years : 2,609

75 years and over : 1,716

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 191

5 to 17 years : 484

18 to 24 years : 752

25 to 34 years : 467

35 to 44 years : 276

45 to 54 years : 230

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 48

75 years and over : 26

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 221

18 to 24 years : 694

25 to 34 years : 555

35 to 44 years : 797

45 to 54 years : 869

55 to 59 years : 414

60 and 61 years : 82

62 to 64 years : 87

65 to 74 years : 214

75 years and over : 81


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 22,677

Now married, except separated : 17,297

Divorced : 5,835

Separated : 1,873

Widowed : 3,051

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 11,077

Now married, except separated : 15,377

Divorced : 4,184

Separated : 860

Widowed : 1,451

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 1,071

Now married, except separated : 805

Divorced : 45

Separated : 0

Widowed : 40

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,233

Now married, except separated : 2,288

Divorced : 152

Separated : 35

Widowed : 154


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 9,434

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 13,011

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5,690

$15,000 to $24,999 : 7,710

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,813

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,632

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,577

$65,000 to $74,999 : 858

$75,000 or more : 2,008

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 5,423

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 6,433

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,362

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,223

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,311

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,215

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,766

$65,000 to $74,999 : 866

$75,000 or more : 2,350

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 562

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 455

$10,000 to $14,999 : 62

$15,000 to $24,999 : 347

$25,000 to $34,999 : 86

$35,000 to $49,999 : 132

$50,000 to $64,999 : 113

$65,000 to $74,999 : 100

$75,000 or more : 104

Foreign born:

No income : 1,123

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 886

$10,000 to $14,999 : 205

$15,000 to $24,999 : 597

$25,000 to $34,999 : 395

$35,000 to $49,999 : 348

$50,000 to $64,999 : 104

$65,000 to $74,999 : 29

$75,000 or more : 175


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 17,324

Born in other state of the United States : 24,085

Native; born outside the United States : 20,816

Foreign born : 18,965


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Under 3 years : 5,102

3 and 4 years : 3,239

5 years : 1,726

6 to 8 years : 4,731

9 to 11 years : 4,248

12 to 14 years : 4,525

15 to 17 years : 4,211


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 5,311

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,978

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,885

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3,055

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,871

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,161

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,423

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,867

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,539

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,381

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,096

$75,000 to $99,999 : 3,764

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,775

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,106

$150,000 to $199,999 : 934

$200,000 or more : 565


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Lowndes County, Georgia is 113,129



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Lowndes County, Georgia: 55,489
Female Population in Lowndes County, Georgia: 57,640


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lowndes County, Georgia: 28.3
Median Female Resident Age in Lowndes County, Georgia: 30.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lowndes County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

33.3

Male

32.3

Female

34.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.6

Male

25.7

Female

27.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.0

Male

30.1

Female

28.4

Asian


Both sexes

34.1

Male

29.4

Female

35.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.0

Male

29.5

Female

25.0

Other


Both sexes

22.7

Male

23.6

Female

21.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.2

Male

17.1

Female

18.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.6

Male

23.9

Female

23.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.8

Male

32.8

Female

35.0


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,541

No health insurance coverage : 616

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,103

No health insurance coverage : 750

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,071

No health insurance coverage : 3,183

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,356

No health insurance coverage : 2,501

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,748

No health insurance coverage : 2,082

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,146

No health insurance coverage : 1,747

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,521

No health insurance coverage : 643

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,835

No health insurance coverage : 21

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,672

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,659

No health insurance coverage : 288

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,369

No health insurance coverage : 499

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,612

No health insurance coverage : 3,029

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,290

No health insurance coverage : 2,072

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,512

No health insurance coverage : 1,799

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,199

No health insurance coverage : 1,600

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,405

No health insurance coverage : 1,068

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,748

No health insurance coverage : 1

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,741

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,305

No employer-based health insurance : 3,852

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,332

No employer-based health insurance : 5,521

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,768

No employer-based health insurance : 5,486

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,862

No employer-based health insurance : 3,995

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,861

No employer-based health insurance : 2,969

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,831

No employer-based health insurance : 3,062

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,537

No employer-based health insurance : 2,627

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 858

No employer-based health insurance : 1,998

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 594

No employer-based health insurance : 1,078

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,321

No employer-based health insurance : 3,626

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,681

No employer-based health insurance : 5,187

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,371

No employer-based health insurance : 6,270

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,343

No employer-based health insurance : 4,019

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,500

No employer-based health insurance : 2,811

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,757

No employer-based health insurance : 3,042

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,796

No employer-based health insurance : 2,677

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,344

No employer-based health insurance : 2,405

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 864

No employer-based health insurance : 1,877


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 68,571

Born in other state in the United States : 37,986

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 605

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,953

Foreign born : 4,014


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Speak only English : 98,232

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 3,729

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 541

German or other West Germanic languages : 227

Slavic languages : 91

Other Indo-European languages : 966

Korean : 257

Chinese : 291

Vietnamese : 30

Tagalog : 90

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 169

Other and unspecified languages : 128


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 118

No Medicare coverage : 13,892

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,692

No Medicare coverage : 31,306

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,449

No Medicare coverage : 79

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 86

No Medicare coverage : 13,729

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,219

No Medicare coverage : 35,367

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 6,415

No Medicare coverage : 75


(updated 2013)



Races in Lowndes County, Georgia


  • White: 64,969
  • African American: 41,038
  • American Indian: 87
  • Asian: 1,759
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 45
  • Some Other Race: 2,127
  • Two or More Races: 3,104



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 413   (1.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 175   (0.66%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 320   (1.2%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 800   (3%)
  • 9th Grade: 939   (3.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,056   (3.96%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,161   (4.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,131   (4.24%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 7,569   (28.39%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,924   (7.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,124   (15.47%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,802   (6.76%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,156   (11.84%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,189   (4.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 469   (1.76%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 436   (1.64%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 376   (1.36%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 222   (0.81%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 294   (1.07%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 964   (3.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 637   (2.31%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,296   (4.7%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,231   (4.46%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,104   (4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 9,018   (32.71%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,106   (7.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,488   (12.65%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,422   (5.16%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,612   (13.1%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,304   (4.73%)
  • Professional School Degree: 281   (1.02%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 218   (0.79%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 892

5 to 9 years : 6,949

10 to 14 years : 6,348

15 to 17 years : 3,931

18 and 19 years : 3,752

20 to 24 years : 8,655

25 to 34 years : 2,837

35 years and over : 1,507

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 682

5 to 9 years : 791

10 to 14 years : 750

15 to 17 years : 195

18 and 19 years : 71

20 to 24 years : 147

25 to 34 years : 221

35 years and over : 286

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,677

5 to 9 years : 297

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 135

18 and 19 years : 1,994

20 to 24 years : 6,889

25 to 34 years : 12,622

35 years and over : 46,263


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Lowndes County, Georgia

  • Lowndes County


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

  • Valdosta City


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

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

  • Hahira Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 101 South Nelson Street, Hahira, GA 31632, Phone: (229) 794-2838, Students: 1,230 )

  • Lowndes Middle School


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

  • Valdosta Middle School


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

  • Dewar Elementary School


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

  • Nunn Elementary School


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

  • Hahira Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 350 Claudia Drive, Hahira, GA 31632, Phone: (229) 794-2626, Students: 705 )

  • Clyattville Elementary School


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

  • Lake Park Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 604 West Marion Avenue, Lake Park, GA 31636, Phone: (229) 559-5153, Students: 659 )

  • Newbern Middle School


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

  • Sallas Mahone Elementary


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

  • Pine Grove Elementary School


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

  • Moulton-branch Elementary School


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

  • Mason Elementary School


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

  • West Gordon Elementary School


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

  • Lomax Pinevale Elementary


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

  • Southeast Elementary School


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

  • Parker Mathis Elementary School


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

  • Westside School


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

  • Valdosta City Alternative/evening


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

  • Comprehensive Psychoed. Services Of South Georgia


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

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lowndes County, Georgia

  • Lowndes High School


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

  • Valdosta High School


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

Largest Universities & Colleges In Lowndes County, Georgia

Largest Schools (Private) In Lowndes County, Georgia

  • Valwood School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4380 Old Us 41 N, Hahira, GA 31632, Phone: (229) 242-8491, Students: 354 )

  • Open Bible Christian School


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

  • Georgia Christian School


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

  • St John Catholic School


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

  • Southland Christian School


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

  • Crossroads Baptist School


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

  • Faith Christian Academy


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

  • Victory Christian School


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

  • Lighthouse Christian School


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

  • Apostolic Christian Training


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 4202 Loch Laurel Road, Lake Park, GA 31636, Phone: (229) 559-7395, Students: 28 )

  • Lake Park Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 121, Lake Park, GA 31636, Phone: (229) 559-7874, Students: 11 )

  • One Way Christian Academy


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

Academic Libraries In Lowndes County, Georgia

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Lowndes County, Georgia

  • Johnston Lakes Library


    720 Lakes Blvd., Lake Park, GA 31636

  • Mcmullen Southside Library


    527 Griffin Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601

  • Salter Hahira Library


    220 East Main Street, Hahira, GA 31632

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Lowndes County, Georgia

  • Valdosta-lowndes County


    300 Woodrow Wilson Drive, Valdosta, GA 31602

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lowndes County, Georgia


  • Echols County Historical Society


    5034 Hickory Grove Rd N, Valdosta, GA 31606

  • Friendship Cemetery National Memorial Corporation


    Po Box 9387, Columbus, MS 39705

  • Little Actors Theatre Of Valdosta


    Po Box 3601, Valdosta, GA 31602

  • Lowndes County Historical Society


    Po Box 56, Valdosta, GA 31602

  • Lowndes County Historical Society And Museum


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

  • Mississippi University For Women Archives & Museum


    1100 College Street Muw, Columbus, MS 39701

  • New Rangoon Museum Inc


    3402 Hart Rd, Valdosta, GA 31601

  • Re Hunt Museum And Cultural Center Inc


    Post Office Box 321, Columbus, MS 39704

  • Tennessee Williams Tribute And Tour Of Victorian Homes Inc


    305 7th St S, Columbus, MS 39701

  • Tennessee-tombigbee Waterway Transportation Museum Inc


    Po Box 671, Columbus, MS 39704
    http://www.tenntom.org

  • Valdosta Air Museum


    2612 Madison Hwy, Valdosta, GA 31601

  • Valdosta Heritage Foundation


    201 N Ashley St, Valdosta, GA 31601

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Lowndes County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Christians Folly Airport   (2) Comanche Landing Airport Historical   (3) Lace Airport   (4) Mallory Field Airport   (5) Mcclellan Airport   (6) Moody Air Force Base   (7) Paso Fino Farm Airport   (8) Shilo Farms Airport   (9) Valdosta Regional Airport  

Bay


(1) Becky Bay   (2) Grand Bay  

Bridge


(1) Chesley Sharpe Memorial Bridge   (2) Double Bridges   (3) Hagan Bridge   (4) Horn Bridge   (5) Hotchkiss Bridge   (6) Lee Bridge Historical   (7) Miller Bridge   (8) Rocky Ford Bridge   (9) Skipper Bridge   (10) Troup Bridge   (11) Tyler Bridge   (12) Wetherington Bridge Historical  

Building


(1) Bemiss Barretts Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Carnegie Library   (3) Clyattville Volunteer Fire Department   (4) East Brooks Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Eastside Fire Department   (6) Eastside Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Echols County Sheriff S Office   (8) Echols County Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Echols County Volunteer Fire Department Mayday District Station   (10) Georgia State Patrol Troop H Post 31 Valdosta   (11) Hahira Police Department   (12) Hahira Volunteer Fire Department   (13) J E Mathis Municipal Auditorium   (14) Lake Park Police Department   (15) Lake Park Volunteer Fire Department   (16) Lowndes County Civic Center   (17) Lowndes County Courthouse   (18) Lowndes County Fire And Rescue Service Headquarters   (19) Lowndes County Jail   (20) Lowndes County Sheriff S Office   (21) Naylor Volunteer Fire Department   (22) North Lowndes Volunteer Fire Department   (23) Remerton Police Department   (24) Remerton Volunteer Fire Department   (25) Richard Holmes Powell Library   (26) Shiloh Volunteer Fire Department   (27) Southside Volunteer Fire Department   (28) Twin Lakes Volunteer Fire Department   (29) Valdosta Annex   (30) Valdosta City Hall   (31) Valdosta Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (32) Valdosta Fire Department Station 2   (33) Valdosta Fire Department Station 3   (34) Valdosta Fire Department Station 4   (35) Valdosta Fire Department Station 5   (36) Valdosta Fire Department Station 6   (37) Valdosta Fire Department Station 7   (38) Valdosta Police Department   (39) Valdosta State Prison   (40) West Side Volunteer Fire Department   (41) Westside Recreation Center   (42) Westside Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Carter Cemetery   (3) Copeland Cemetery   (4) Foreman Cemetery   (5) Forest Grove Cemetery   (6) Green Cemetery   (7) Hickory Grove Cemetery   (8) Hightower Cemetery   (9) Hodges Cemetery   (10) Hunter Cemetery   (11) James Cemetery   (12) Lake Park Cemetery   (13) Lane Cemetery   (14) Miller Cemetery   (15) Pallbearers Cemetery   (16) Passmore Cemetery   (17) Redding Cemetery   (18) Redland Cemetery   (19) Remerton Cemetery   (20) Riverhill Cemetery   (21) Riverside Memorial Garden   (22) Sunset Hill Cemetery   (23) Sweet Prospect Cemetery   (24) Thomas Cemetery   (25) Troupville Cemetery   (26) Unity Cemetery   (27) Wetherington Cemetery  

Census


(1) Moody Air Force Base Census Designated Place   (2) Statenville Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Alpha And Omega Church   (2) Antioch Baptist Church   (3) Antioch Church   (4) Benevolence Church   (5) Bethany Church   (6) Bethel Church   (7) Calvary Church   (8) Carters Temple   (9) Cat Creek Church   (10) Central Avenue Church Of Christ   (11) Cherry Creek Church   (12) Christ Church   (13) Christ Episcopal Church   (14) Church Of Christ   (15) Church Of God   (16) Corinth Church   (17) East Magnolia Assembly Of God Church   (18) Eastside Church   (19) First Assembly Of God Church   (20) First Baptist Church   (21) First Christian Church   (22) First Christian Church Historical   (23) First Church   (24) First Church Of God   (25) First Mission Church   (26) First Presbyterian Church   (27) Forest Street Methodist Church   (28) Frances Lake Church   (29) Friendship Church   (30) Gateway Church   (31) Good Hope Church   (32) Gordon Street Church   (33) Grace Church   (34) Greater Saint Peter Church   (35) Holiness Church   (36) Irvin Hill Church   (37) Jerusalem Church   (38) Lee Street Baptist Church   (39) Little Bethel Church   (40) Loch Laurel Church   (41) Macedonia Church   (42) Messiah Church   (43) Morning Star Church   (44) Mount Airy Church   (45) Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (46) Mount Calvary Church   (47) Mount Moriah Church Historical   (48) Mount Olive Church   (49) Mount Pleasant Church   (50) Mount Vienna Church   (51) Mount Zion Church   (52) Mount Zion Holy Union Church   (53) New Bethel Church   (54) New Hopewell Church   (55) New Jerusalem Holiness Church   (56) New Mount Zion Church   (57) New Redland Church   (58) North Valdosta Church   (59) Northside Church   (60) Ochlawilla Church   (61) Park Avenue Church   (62) Payton Church   (63) Peace Freewill Church   (64) Pearl Todd Baptist Church   (65) Pine Hill Church   (66) Pineview Church   (67) Pleasant Way Church   (68) Primrose Church Historical   (69) Providence Church   (70) Pyle Baptist Mission   (71) Redland Church   (72) Remerton Methodist Church   (73) River Street Church Of Christ   (74) Riverhill Church   (75) Rocky Hill Church   (76) Saint Francis Of Assisi Church   (77) Saint James Baptist Church   (78) Saint Johns Church   (79) Saint Johns Roman Catholic Church   (80) Saint Luke Church   (81) Saint Lukes Primitive Baptist Church   (82) Saint Marks Church   (83) Saint Marys Church   (84) Saint Pauls Church   (85) Saint Phillips Church   (86) Saint Timothy African Methodist Episcopal Church   (87) Sardis Church   (88) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (89) Shiloh Church   (90) Silver Run Church   (91) Spirit Led Tabernacle   (92) Strickland Church   (93) Swilley Hill Church   (94) Tabernacle Church   (95) Thomas Chapel   (96) Trinity Methodist Church   (97) Twin Lakes Church   (98) Union Church   (99) Unity Church   (100) Washington Chapel   (101) Westminster Church   (102) Woods Chapel Church   (103) Wrights Chapel  

Civil


(1) Barretts Division   (2) City Of Hahira   (3) City Of Lake Park   (4) City Of Remerton   (5) City Of Valdosta   (6) Hahira Division   (7) Lake Park Division   (8) Lowndes County   (9) Naylor Division   (10) Town Of Dasher   (11) Valdosta Division   (12) West Echols Division  

Cliff


(1) Godwin Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Exit 1   (2) Exit 3   (3) Exit 4   (4) Exit 5   (5) Exit 6   (6) Exit 7   (7) Interchange 2  

Dam


(1) Bear Garden Swamp Dam   (2) Carrolls Pond Dam   (3) Carter Lake Dam   (4) Cherry Lake Dam   (5) Deloach Lake Dam   (6) Lake Hammock Dam East   (7) Lake Hammock Dam West   (8) Langdale Lake Dam   (9) Owens Illinois Lake Dam   (10) Owens-illinois Corporation Lake Dam   (11) Peters Lake Dam   (12) Scruggs Lake Dam   (13) Tillman Lake Dam   (14) Wetherington Lake Dam   (15) Whitewater Club Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Farber Health Center   (2) Frank Bird Hospital Historical   (3) Greenleaf Center   (4) Smith Hospital   (5) Smith Northview Hospital   (6) South Georgia Medical Center   (7) Union Hospital Historical  

Island


(1) Buzzard Island  

Lake


(1) Bear Garden Swamp   (2) Bonet Lake   (3) Boring Pond   (4) Boyd Pond   (5) Brown Pond   (6) Browns Pond   (7) Carrolls Pond   (8) Carter Pond   (9) Clayton Lake   (10) Cypress Pond   (11) Dykes Pond   (12) Enoch Pond   (13) Fly Pond   (14) Frances Lake   (15) Grassy Pond   (16) Hammock Lake   (17) Hodges Pond   (18) Horselot Lake   (19) Indian Lake   (20) Lake Eileen   (21) Lanes Pond   (22) Langdales Pond   (23) Loch Laurel   (24) Long Pond   (25) Lot Pond   (26) Mayhaw Lakes   (27) Mission Pond   (28) Nasty Pond   (29) Ocean Pond   (30) Pike Pond   (31) Registers Pool   (32) Robinson Pond   (33) Saddle Bags Pond   (34) Schoolhouse Pond   (35) Toms Pond   (36) Twin Lakes   (37) Ulmers Pond   (38) Zeigler Pond  

Locale


(1) Azalea City Industrial Park   (2) Bradford Mill Historical   (3) Bratts Plaza Shopping Center   (4) Brookwood Plaza Shopping Center   (5) Castle Park Shopping Center   (6) Five Points Shopping Center   (7) Langdale Yard   (8) Mill Store Plaza Shopping Center   (9) Northlake Golf And Country Club Historical   (10) Valdosta Country Club   (11) Valdosta Mall Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Moody Air Force Base  

Park


(1) Barber Park   (2) Blazer Field   (3) Brookwood Park   (4) Cleveland Field   (5) Cranford Park   (6) Drexel Park   (7) Fairview Historic District   (8) Grand Bay Public Hunting Area   (9) Mckey Park   (10) North Patterson Street Historic District   (11) Pendleton Park   (12) Scott Park   (13) Smith Park   (14) Valdosta Commercial Historic District   (15) Vallotton Park   (16) White Park   (17) Woodlawn Park  

Populated Place


(1) Academy Acres   (2) Bandy   (3) Barko Village   (4) Barretts   (5) Bemiss   (6) Blanton   (7) Bray Historical   (8) Briggston   (9) Chapman Historical   (10) Charter Oaks   (11) Cherokee Plantation   (12) Cherry Creek Hills   (13) Clyattville   (14) Country Club Estates   (15) Dasher   (16) Dees Historical   (17) Dellwood   (18) Delmar   (19) Eager   (20) Eastwind   (21) Five Points   (22) Forrest Place   (23) Forresthill Estates   (24) Forrestwood Estates   (25) Foxborough   (26) Franklinville   (27) Gates Historical   (28) Greens Crossing   (29) Hahira   (30) Hallmark Heights   (31) Herring   (32) Highland Heights   (33) Howell   (34) Indianola   (35) Jackson   (36) Joree Springs   (37) Kinderlou   (38) Lake Park   (39) Lakeland Forest   (40) Lakeview Heights   (41) Lawton   (42) Lincoln Park   (43) Little Miami   (44) Macville Historical   (45) Mayday   (46) Mcintyre Spring Historical   (47) Mederer Acres   (48) Melrose   (49) Mineola   (50) Mobile Home Estates   (51) Monks Crossing   (52) Naylor   (53) Newsome   (54) North Gate Manor Trailer Park   (55) Northwood   (56) Oak   (57) Old Clyattville   (58) Olympia Historical   (59) Pebblewood   (60) Prescott   (61) Provident   (62) Remerton   (63) Schoer Estates   (64) Seaford Historical   (65) Shiloh   (66) South Ree Springs   (67) Statenville   (68) Stephenton Historical   (69) Tillman   (70) Troupville   (71) Twin Lakes   (72) Valdosta   (73) West Valdosta   (74) Westwood Estates   (75) Windsor Park   (76) Wood Valley   (77) Woodgate  

Post Office


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

Reservoir


(1) Carrolls Pond   (2) Cherry Lake   (3) Dashers Lake   (4) Deloach Lake Dam   (5) Joree Millpond   (6) Lake Hammock East   (7) Lake Hammock West   (8) Lake Neva   (9) Lake Sheri   (10) Langdale Lake   (11) Owens Illinois Lake   (12) Owens-illinois Corporation Lake   (13) Peters Lake   (14) Scruggs Lake   (15) Sunset Lake   (16) Tillman Lake   (17) Wetherington Lake   (18) Whitewater Club Lake  

School


(1) Adair Street School Historical   (2) Black School Historical   (3) Carter School Historical   (4) Central Avenue School   (5) Cleveland Field School   (6) Clyattville Elementary School   (7) Clyattville Lake Park School   (8) Concord School Historical   (9) County Line School Historical   (10) Echols County High And Elementary School   (11) Ellis School   (12) Good Hope School Historical   (13) Hahira Elementary School   (14) Hahira Middle School   (15) Hopewell School Historical   (16) Horne School Historical   (17) Jackson School Historical   (18) Knight Academy Historical   (19) Lake Park Elementary School   (20) Lomax Junior High School   (21) Lowndes   (22) Lowndes High School   (23) Lowndes Middle School   (24) Magnolia School   (25) Mahone School   (26) Naylor School   (27) Open Bible Christian School   (28) Parker Mathis School   (29) Pine Grove Elementary School   (30) Pine Grove Primary School   (31) Pine Grove School   (32) Pinevale High School   (33) Redland School Historical   (34) S L Mason School   (35) Saint Johns School   (36) South Street School   (37) Southeast Elementary School   (38) Valdosta Area Vocational Technical School   (39) Valdosta High School   (40) Valdosta Institute Historical   (41) Valdosta Junior High School   (42) Valdosta State College   (43) Valwood School   (44) W G Nunn School   (45) Webb-miller School   (46) Weisenbaker School Historical   (47) West Gordon Street Elementary School   (48) Westside High School  

Stream


(1) Bay Branch   (2) Beatty Branch   (3) Beatty Mill Creek   (4) Bevel Creek   (5) Big Branch   (6) Big Creek   (7) Bill Branch   (8) Caney Branch   (9) Cat Creek   (10) Cherry Creek   (11) Clyatt Mill Creek   (12) Connell Branch   (13) Cow Creek   (14) Cranford Branch   (15) Enoch Creek   (16) Franks Creek   (17) Grand Bay Creek   (18) Greenwater Branch   (19) Howell Branch   (20) Hutchinson Mill Creek   (21) Kinsey Branch   (22) Knights Branch   (23) Knights Creek   (24) Lanes Mill Creek   (25) Little River   (26) Long Branch   (27) Martin Branch   (28) Meetinghouse Branch   (29) Mud Swamp   (30) Onemile Branch   (31) Otter Creek   (32) Pindar Creek   (33) Ray Branch   (34) Red Oak Branch   (35) Redland Creek   (36) Reedy Creek   (37) Rentz Branch   (38) Spring Branch   (39) Sugar Creek   (40) Troublesome Creek   (41) Twin Creek   (42) Twomile Branch   (43) Ty Ty Branch   (44) Whitewater Creek  

Swamp


(1) Fern Pond   (2) George Carter Island Bay   (3) Monk Pond   (4) Mud Swamp   (5) Owl Bay   (6) Peters Bay   (7) Ruddy Bay   (8) Sims Lake   (9) Tylers Pond   (10) Zeigler Lake  

Tower


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


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lowndes County, Georgia

31602 (pop. 30,355) 31601 (pop. 29,794) 31605 (pop. 14,497)
31636 (pop. 7,948) 31632 (pop. 7,309) 31606 (pop. 3,616)
31699 (pop. 3,160) 31641 (pop. 1,409)  


Counties Nearby Lowndes County, Georgia

Brooks County, GA  (pop. 16,324) 17.8 Miles
Lanier County, GA  (pop. 7,967) 17.9 Miles
Echols County, GA  (pop. 4,157) 22.4 Miles
Cook County, GA  (pop. 16,419) 23.0 Miles
Berrien County, GA  (pop. 16,814) 26.7 Miles
Clinch County, GA  (pop. 7,004) 33.9 Miles
Colquitt County, GA  (pop. 46,034) 37.8 Miles
Atkinson County, GA  (pop. 8,124) 39.5 Miles
Thomas County, GA  (pop. 44,676) 39.9 Miles
Tift County, GA  (pop. 40,893) 44.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lowndes County, Georgia

229



Elevation in Lowndes County, Georgia is 207.0 ft. (63.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lowndes County, Georgia

Lat: 30.848527 N        Long: -83.277179 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,223   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 924   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,273   (3.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 2,480   (6.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4,213   (10.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 6,029   (14.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 8,275   (20.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 3,875   (9.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,931   (4.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2,014   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 890   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 629   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 3,017   (7.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 3,786   (9.3%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,733

1 vehicle available : 7,424

2 vehicles available : 1,448

3 vehicles available : 310

4 or more vehicles available : 8

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 719

1 vehicle available : 3,413

2 vehicles available : 7,252

3 vehicles available : 1,797

4 or more vehicles available : 401

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 380

1 vehicle available : 1,650

2 vehicles available : 2,656

3 vehicles available : 1,996

4 or more vehicles available : 509

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 217

1 vehicle available : 2,124

2 vehicles available : 3,053

3 vehicles available : 1,618

4 or more vehicles available : 1,003


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

1-person household:

No workers : 5,698

1 worker : 5,225

2-person household:

No workers : 4,081

1 worker : 4,741

2 workers : 4,760

3-person household:

No workers : 1,055

1 worker : 2,822

2 workers : 2,475

3 workers : 839

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 930

1 worker : 3,139

2 workers : 2,916

3 or more workers : 1,030


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 39,332

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,309

In 3-person carpool : 497

In 4-person carpool : 308

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 105

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 112

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 76

Motorcycle : 276

Bicycle : 279

Walked : 952

Other means : 661

Worked at home : 1,288


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 2,085

5 to 9 minutes : 6,552

10 to 14 minutes : 9,999

15 to 19 minutes : 11,503

20 to 24 minutes : 7,200

25 to 29 minutes : 1,645

30 to 34 minutes : 2,804

35 to 39 minutes : 490

40 to 44 minutes : 442

45 to 59 minutes : 1,713

60 to 89 minutes : 715

90 or more minutes : 759


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Lowndes County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4,518  (22.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,843  (14.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,873  (19.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 191  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3,882  (19.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 6,072  (31.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 4,019  (20.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7,414  (38.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 40  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 177  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Lowndes County, Georgia

Employed: 50,330
Unemployed: 2,053



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Lowndes 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: 2.4%
  • 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: 23.3%
  • Other: 74.3%



Water Usage In Lowndes County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 29.89 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 29.89 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 3.06 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 3.06 Mgal/d





There are 742 Farms In Lowndes County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lowndes County, Georgia

Bank Of The Ozarks - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $25.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 160

First Federal Savings And Loan Association Of Valdosta - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $656.5k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 4

Synovus Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $105.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

Commercial Banking Company - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $650.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Bank Of America, National Association - 3 Branches


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

Citizens Community Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $389.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 19

Guardian Bank - 3 Branches


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

Farmers & Merchants Bank - 2 Branches


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

Southwest Georgia Bank - 2 Branches


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

Colony Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 29

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lowndes County, Georgia

  • Valdosta Regional


    (about 4.6 miles in Clyattville, Georgia; Airport Code: VLD)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 9.7 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)

  • Spence


    (about 32.2 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 34.7 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 34.7 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Thomasville Regional


    (about 36.0 miles in Thomasville, Georgia; Airport Code: TVI)

  • Henry Tift Myers


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

  • Perry-Foley


    (about 56.8 miles in Perry, Florida; Airport Code: FPY)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 59.1 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 59.1 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Lake City Municipal


    (about 62.1 miles in Lake City, Florida; Airport Code: XXW)

  • Lake City Gateway


    (about 62.1 miles in Lake City, Florida; Airport Code: XXW)

  • Tallahassee Regional


    (about 71.0 miles in Tallahassee, Florida; Airport Code: TLH)

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


    (about 72.0 miles in Albany, Georgia; Airport Code: ABY)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 81.1 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • Cross City Airport


    (about 84.5 miles in Old Town, Florida; Airport Code: CTY)

  • Cecil


    (about 94.0 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Cecil Field


    (about 94.0 miles in Cecil Field, Florida; Airport Code: NZC)

  • Jacksonville International


    (about 97.7 miles in Jacksonville, Florida; Airport Code: JAX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lowndes County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.88%

Carpooled

14.41%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.17%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.04%

Taxicab

0.05%

Motorcycle

0.24%

Bicycle

0.44%

Walked

2.45%

Other Means

0.52%

Worked At Home

1.80%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11,800

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,714

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 780

Renter-occupied housing units : 808

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,586

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,960

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,893

Renter-occupied housing units : 10,170


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,069

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,333

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,627

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,486

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,554

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,582

Householder 75 years and over : 625

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 336

Householder 35 to 44 years : 520

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,189

Householder 55 to 59 years : 760

Householder 60 to 64 years : 769

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,541

Householder 75 years and over : 1,668


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Lowndes County, Georgia)

Less than 10.0 percent : 495

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,440

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,743

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 2,003

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 2,104

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,517

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,385

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 2,004

50.0 percent or more : 4,978

Not computed : 1,983


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $130,600

Built 2000 to 2009 : $187,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $136,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $110,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $115,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $111,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $101,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $92,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $159,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Lowndes County, Georgia: 65.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Lowndes 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 160 160 $9,755,436
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $147,437
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

161 164 $9,902,873
2000        
  Single Family 188 188 $10,009,348
  Two Family 4 8 $406,186
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $179,581
  Five or More Family 11 373 $6,674,000
  Total

204 573 $17,269,115
2001        
  Single Family 142 142 $12,169,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $100,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

143 145 $12,269,100
2002        
  Single Family 255 255 $25,298,329
  Two Family 2 4 $218,722
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 15 130 $4,675,000
  Total

272 389 $30,192,051
2003        
  Single Family 304 304 $31,519,526
  Two Family 4 8 $485,292
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $348,549
  Total

309 318 $32,353,367
2004        
  Single Family 226 226 $28,380,123
  Two Family 6 12 $704,790
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $500,000
  Five or More Family 40 473 $23,015,484
  Total

274 717 $52,600,397
2005        
  Single Family 373 373 $41,518,233
  Two Family 22 44 $3,599,376
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $476,840
  Five or More Family 4 66 $4,881,930
  Total

401 490 $50,476,379
2006        
  Single Family 497 497 $52,726,904
  Two Family 14 28 $2,430,768
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 16 154 $9,954,400
  Total

527 679 $65,112,072


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lowndes County, GA): $32,132
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lowndes County): $79,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lowndes County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 24.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.6%
Electricity: 67.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.8%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Lowndes County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 35.46%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.09%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 6.93%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.86%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 43.15%
  • Military quarters : 8.55%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.96%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lowndes County): $495
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Lowndes 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 Lowndes County, Georgia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lowndes 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

Memorial Home Health


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

Hospitals Close To Lowndes County, Georgia

South Georgia Medical Center


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

Smith Northview Hospital


     Address: 4280 North Valdosta Road, Valdosta, Georgia 31602
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Brooks County Hospital


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

Memorial Hospital Of Adel Inc


     Address: 706 N Parrish, Adel, Georgia 31620
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Berrien County Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Lowndes County, Georgia

Heritage Healthcare At Lakehaven


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

Heritage Healthcare Of Valdosta


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

Heritage Healthcare At Crestwood


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

Heritage Healthcare At Holly Hill


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

Presbyterian Home, Quitman, In


     Address: 1201 West Screven Street, Quitman, Georgia 31643
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 184
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lowndes County, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 85 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lowndes County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 11,020
    Disabled Workers: 3,385
    Widowers Workers: 2,005
    Spouses Workers: 855
    Children Workers: 2,305


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Lowndes County, Georgia


Charges


Sewerage: $1,100,000
Solid Waste Management: $46,000
All Other: $3,711,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $1,651,000


State Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $8,360,000
Highways: $8,000
Public Welfare: $220,000
All Other: $702,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $1,197,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $5,128,000
Financial Administration: $1,923,000
Fire Protection: $1,650,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $3,963,000
Central Staff Services: $2,927,000
General Public Buildings: $1,482,000
Health Services - Other: $11,208,000
Regular Highways: $4,787,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,092,000
Libraries: $974,000
Natural Resources - Other: $124,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,016,000
Police Protection: $9,384,000
Welfare - Other: $2,026,000
Sewerage: $985,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,102,000
General - Other: $2,889,000
Water Utilities: $1,148,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $32,241,000
Sewerage: $14,000
Water Utilities: $22,000


Other Capital Outlay


Fire Protection: $146,000
Central Staff: $754,000
General Public Building: $87,000
Health - Other: $75,000
Regular Highways: $280,000
Police Protection: $954,000
Welfare - Other: $20,000
Solid Waste Management: $99,000
General - Other: $515,000


General


Interest On Debt: $576,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $483,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Air Transportation: $450,000
General: $9,334,000


Tax


Property: $19,759,000
Total General Sales: $31,836,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $505,000
Public Utilities: $237,000
Other Selective Sales: $3,748,000
Public Utility License: $605,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $707,000
Other License: $176,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $2,159,000
Fines & Forfeits: $3,688,000
Rents: $421,000
General Revenue, Nec: $171,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $58,575,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $16,367,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,011,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,047,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $16,708,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,744,000


(updated 2006)



Lowndes County, Georgia Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Lowndes County, GA

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

Georgia Average 10.98 %

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

Georgia Average 0.40 %

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

  • Brooks County , GA 0.59 % ($25,503 AGI )
  • Cook County , GA 0.35 % ($25,540 AGI )
  • Berrien County , GA 0.31 % ($25,316 AGI )
  • Lanier County , GA 0.29 % ($24,185 AGI )
  • Thomas County , GA 0.16 % ($28,404 AGI )
  • Colquitt County , GA 0.16 % ($23,680 AGI )
  • Dougherty County , GA 0.13 % ($24,860 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.12 % ($35,150 AGI )
  • Echols County , GA 0.12 % ($24,575 AGI )
  • Madison County , FL 0.12 % ($26,615 AGI )

Relocation away from Lowndes County, GA

9.68 % of Lowndes County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,540

Georgia Average 9.55 %

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

Georgia Average 0.10 %

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

  • Brooks County , GA 0.57 % ($25,779 AGI )
  • Lanier County , GA 0.35 % ($23,937 AGI )
  • Cook County , GA 0.27 % ($33,224 AGI )
  • Berrien County , GA 0.23 % ($24,986 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.20 % ($27,877 AGI )
  • Fulton County , GA 0.15 % ($23,063 AGI )
  • De Kalb County , GA 0.14 % ($19,087 AGI )
  • Gwinnett County , GA 0.12 % ($26,300 AGI )
  • Houston County , GA 0.12 % ($33,250 AGI )
  • Cobb County , GA 0.12 % ($29,462 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 Lowndes County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Lowndes County, Georgia


On 01/30/1974, a tornado touched down 1.29 miles from the center of Lowndes 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 06/23/1977, a tornado touched down 1.29 miles from the center of Lowndes County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with large hail and heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 11/01/1997, a tornado touched down 1.29 miles from the center of Lowndes County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/22/1967, a tornado touched down 1.98 miles from the center of Lowndes County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 12/18/1961, a tornado touched down 3.62 miles from the center of Lowndes County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Lowndes County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
06/11/2001, 09:00 pm 0 0 $1M --
09/06/2000, 07:45 am 0 0 $200K --
         
Lightning        
08/08/2006, 04:10 pm 0 1 -- --
08/31/2003, 05:58 pm 1 0 -- --
07/21/2002, 04:05 pm 0 0 $10K --
03/12/2001, 09:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/14/2000, 07:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
11/11/1995, 12:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/11/1995, 09:50 pm 0 0 $30K $1K
10/02/1994, 04:00 pm 0 0 $500K $1K
05/14/1994, 04:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/1993, 03:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
         



Tornados In Lowndes County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1963-04-06 8 300 2 0 0 $25K --
  1956-06-03 3 77 1 0 0 $25K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Lowndes County, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 44 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: JERRY - August 1995 - Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: MARCO - October 1990 - Wind Speed: 20 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots *


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


  • Lowndes County Jail


    111 Roswell Drive, Valdosta, GA 31601
    Confined: 635

  • Lowndes County Jail


    111 Roswell Drive, Valdosta, GA 31601
    Confined: 635


(updated 2006)



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