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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sumter 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
(Sumter County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 960

5 to 9 years : 1,266

10 to 14 years : 925

15 to 17 years : 740

18 and 19 years : 736

20 years : 278

21 years : 133

22 to 24 years : 616

25 to 29 years : 1,320

30 to 34 years : 913

35 to 39 years : 669

40 to 44 years : 940

45 to 49 years : 995

50 to 54 years : 928

55 to 59 years : 1,161

60 and 61 years : 212

62 to 64 years : 348

65 and 66 years : 203

67 to 69 years : 474

70 to 74 years : 470

75 to 79 years : 429

80 to 84 years : 120

85 years and over : 119

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,177

5 to 9 years : 1,280

10 to 14 years : 839

15 to 17 years : 605

18 and 19 years : 673

20 years : 396

21 years : 463

22 to 24 years : 739

25 to 29 years : 1,062

30 to 34 years : 963

35 to 39 years : 876

40 to 44 years : 1,005

45 to 49 years : 1,084

50 to 54 years : 1,087

55 to 59 years : 1,087

60 and 61 years : 253

62 to 64 years : 649

65 and 66 years : 294

67 to 69 years : 386

70 to 74 years : 634

75 to 79 years : 382

80 to 84 years : 434

85 years and over : 363


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 30,633

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 47

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 143

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 353

Not a U.S. citizen : 510


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sumter County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 2,080

5 to 17 years : 5,151

18 to 24 years : 3,269

25 to 34 years : 3,149

35 to 44 years : 2,551

45 to 54 years : 3,014

55 to 59 years : 1,899

60 and 61 years : 413

62 to 64 years : 740

65 to 74 years : 1,799

75 years and over : 1,369

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 57

5 to 17 years : 437

18 to 24 years : 485

25 to 34 years : 793

35 to 44 years : 796

45 to 54 years : 893

55 to 59 years : 312

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 257

65 to 74 years : 655

75 years and over : 462

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 23

18 to 24 years : 57

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 53

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 : 44

18 to 24 years : 223

25 to 34 years : 259

35 to 44 years : 143

45 to 54 years : 134

55 to 59 years : 37

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 16


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 8,640

Now married, except separated : 6,399

Divorced : 1,965

Separated : 867

Widowed : 1,464

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,587

Now married, except separated : 2,155

Divorced : 698

Separated : 53

Widowed : 381

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 106

Now married, except separated : 61

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 320

Now married, except separated : 484

Divorced : 37

Separated : 6

Widowed : 16


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

No income : 3,900

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,324

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,358

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,749

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,444

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,750

$50,000 to $64,999 : 880

$65,000 to $74,999 : 427

$75,000 or more : 503

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 820

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 749

$10,000 to $14,999 : 502

$15,000 to $24,999 : 781

$25,000 to $34,999 : 611

$35,000 to $49,999 : 611

$50,000 to $64,999 : 487

$65,000 to $74,999 : 11

$75,000 or more : 302

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 54

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 42

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $34,999 : 41

$35,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 30

$75,000 or more : 0

Foreign born:

No income : 289

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 128

$10,000 to $14,999 : 159

$15,000 to $24,999 : 182

$25,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 22

$75,000 or more : 10


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence : 15,108

Born in other state of the United States : 24,891

Native; born outside the United States : 30,884

Foreign born : 15,000


(updated 2013)



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

Under 3 years : 1,170

3 and 4 years : 967

5 years : 746

6 to 8 years : 1,427

9 to 11 years : 884

12 to 14 years : 1,251

15 to 17 years : 1,254


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Sumter County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 1,915

$10,000 to $14,999 : 966

$15,000 to $19,999 : 878

$20,000 to $24,999 : 961

$25,000 to $29,999 : 728

$30,000 to $34,999 : 597

$35,000 to $39,999 : 578

$40,000 to $44,999 : 377

$45,000 to $49,999 : 619

$50,000 to $59,999 : 778

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,000

$75,000 to $99,999 : 769

$100,000 to $124,999 : 514

$125,000 to $149,999 : 148

$150,000 to $199,999 : 175

$200,000 or more : 132


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Sumter County, Georgia is 31,686



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Sumter County, Georgia: 14,955
Female Population in Sumter County, Georgia: 16,731


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sumter County, Georgia: 31.9
Median Female Resident Age in Sumter County, Georgia: 37.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sumter County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

43.4

Male

40.8

Female

45.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.4

Male

28.0

Female

30.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.7

Male

29.5

Female

40.0

Asian


Both sexes

26.6

Male

24.3

Female

29.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.5

Male

20.5

Female

37.5

Other


Both sexes

23.4

Male

23.8

Female

22.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.2

Male

16.8

Female

19.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.3

Male

23.8

Female

22.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.2

Male

41.6

Female

46.3


(updated 2010)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,365

No health insurance coverage : 30

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,330

No health insurance coverage : 97

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,003

No health insurance coverage : 549

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,235

No health insurance coverage : 797

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,099

No health insurance coverage : 371

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,356

No health insurance coverage : 549

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,426

No health insurance coverage : 273

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,062

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 630

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,419

No health insurance coverage : 69

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,152

No health insurance coverage : 258

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,758

No health insurance coverage : 512

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,257

No health insurance coverage : 768

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,371

No health insurance coverage : 510

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,556

No health insurance coverage : 603

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,683

No health insurance coverage : 306

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,284

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,100

No health insurance coverage : 13


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 184

No employer-based health insurance : 1,211

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 619

No employer-based health insurance : 1,808

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 694

No employer-based health insurance : 858

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 633

No employer-based health insurance : 1,399

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 733

No employer-based health insurance : 737

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,123

No employer-based health insurance : 782

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 855

No employer-based health insurance : 844

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 367

No employer-based health insurance : 695

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 206

No employer-based health insurance : 424

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 325

No employer-based health insurance : 1,163

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 459

No employer-based health insurance : 1,951

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 840

No employer-based health insurance : 1,430

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 629

No employer-based health insurance : 1,396

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,020

No employer-based health insurance : 861

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,117

No employer-based health insurance : 1,042

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 817

No employer-based health insurance : 1,172

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 343

No employer-based health insurance : 941

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 203

No employer-based health insurance : 910


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Sumter County, Georgia)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 25,434

Born in other state in the United States : 5,199

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 31

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 159

Foreign born : 863


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 45

No Medicare coverage : 3,777

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 659

No Medicare coverage : 7,999

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,677

No Medicare coverage : 15

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 6

No Medicare coverage : 3,892

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 550

No Medicare coverage : 9,774

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,322

No Medicare coverage : 75


(updated 2013)



Races in Sumter County, Georgia


  • White: 13,582
  • African American: 16,083
  • American Indian: 10
  • Asian: 505
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 726
  • Two or More Races: 780



(updated 2013)



The population density in Sumter County, Georgia is 68 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Sumter County, Georgia

Sumter County: 675
         Asia: 23.9%
         Europe: 6.8%
         Latin America: 64.7%

Georgia: 577,273
         Asia: 25.2%
         Europe: 12.9%
         Latin America: 52.0%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Sumter County, Georgia due to commuting is -2,442 (-7.4%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Sumter County, Georgia

Male:

 

Never Married

16.16%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

22.13%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.45%

Other

1.17%

Widowed

1.09%

Divorced

3.94%

Female:

 

Never Married

16.57%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

22.23%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.87%

Other

1.14%

Widowed

6.63%

Divorced

5.62%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Sumter County, Georgia

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

56.50%

Rural:

 

Farm

1.73%

Nonfarm

41.76%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 179   (1.99%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 123   (1.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 209   (2.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 498   (5.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 408   (4.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 444   (4.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 395   (4.39%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 484   (5.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,784   (30.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 500   (5.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 981   (10.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 224   (2.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 997   (11.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 405   (4.51%)
  • Professional School Degree: 201   (2.24%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 157   (1.75%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 233   (2.11%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 119   (1.08%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 212   (1.92%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 597   (5.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 494   (4.47%)
  • 10th Grade: 461   (4.17%)
  • 11th Grade: 711   (6.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 461   (4.17%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,267   (29.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 716   (6.48%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,292   (11.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 379   (3.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,245   (11.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 716   (6.48%)
  • Professional School Degree: 104   (0.94%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 44   (0.4%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Sumter County, Georgia

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 412 (2.8%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 400 (2.7%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 1,191 (8.1%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 817 (5.5%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 1,005 (6.8%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 730 (4.9%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 96 (0.6%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 10,122 (68.5%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 333 (2.0%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 239 (1.4%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 1,044 (6.2%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 1,075 (6.4%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 1,125 (6.7%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 1,180 (7.0%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 213 (1.3%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 11,556 (68.9%)

(updated 2010)



School Enrollment By Age
(Sumter County, Georgia)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 426

5 to 9 years : 2,363

10 to 14 years : 1,737

15 to 17 years : 1,218

18 and 19 years : 1,237

20 to 24 years : 1,174

25 to 34 years : 352

35 years and over : 460

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 58

5 to 9 years : 146

10 to 14 years : 25

15 to 17 years : 127

18 and 19 years : 0

20 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 50

35 years and over : 93

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 483

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 2

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 172

20 to 24 years : 1,430

25 to 34 years : 3,856

35 years and over : 15,049


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Sumter County, Georgia

  • Sumter County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 100 Learning Lane, Americus, GA 31719, Phone: (229) 931-8500, Students: 5,599 )

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

  • Sumter County Primary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 123 Learning Lane, Americus, GA 31719, Phone: (229) 924-1012, Students: 947 )

  • Cherokee Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 300 Cherokee Avenue, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-3522, Students: 725 )

  • Sumter County Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 438 Bumphead Road, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-7835, Students: 709 )

  • Sumter County Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 439 Bumphead Road, Americus, GA 31719, Phone: (229) 924-1010, Students: 648 )

  • Staley Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 915 North Lee Street, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-3168, Students: 571 )

  • Sarah Cobb Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 1901 Valley Drive, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-4888, Students: 509 )

  • Americus Sumter County High North


    ( Grades: 9-9, Location: 101 Industrial Blvd., Americus, GA 31719, Phone: (229) 924-5914, Students: 447 )

  • Crossroads Academy For Alternative School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 802 Ashby Street, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-5255, )

  • Sumter Youth Development Campus


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 300 Mcmath Mill Road, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 931-5800, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sumter County, Georgia

  • Americus Sumter County High South


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 805 Harrold Avenue, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-3653, Students: 1,043 )

  • Americus-sumter Performance Learning Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 200 Industrial Blvd 600 Wing, Americus, GA 31719, Phone: (229) 928-8010, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Sumter County, Georgia

  • Georgia Southwestern State University


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 2,405; Location: 00 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, GA 31709, Web: http://www.gsw.edu )

  • South Georgia Technical College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,853; Location: 00 South Ga Tech Parkway, Americus, GA 31709, Web: http://www.southgatech.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sumter County, Georgia

  • Southland Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 1127, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-4406, Students: 745 )

  • The Kings Academy


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 1138 Upper River Road, Americus, GA 31709, Phone: (229) 924-5608, )

Academic Libraries In Sumter County, Georgia

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Sumter County, Georgia

  • Lake Blackshear Regional Library


    307 East Lamar Street, Americus, GA 31709

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sumter County, Georgia


  • 9af & Usafcent Airmans Memorial Foundation


    2121 Avalon St, Shaw Afb, SC 29152

  • Alabama Association Of Historians


    Uwa - Station 22, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Alabama Trust For Historic Preservation


    Station 45, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Andersonville Guild


    Po Box 36, Andersonville, GA 31711
    http://www.andersonvillegeorgia.com

  • Borough Foundation


    302 W Calhoun St, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Coleman Center For The Arts


    630 Avenue A St, York, AL 36925
    http://www.colemanarts.org

  • Dr Mary Mcleod-bethune Museum Dev Assn


    Po Box 374, Mayesville, SC 29104

  • Epes Historical Association


    Po Box 198, Epes, AL 35460

  • Friends Of Theblack Belt Museum


    Uwa Station 45, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Georgia Rural Telephone Museum


    135 N Bailey Ave, Leslie, GA 31764
    http://grtm.org

  • Historic Oak Grove Foundation Inc


    Po Box 928, Americus, GA 31709

  • Plains Better Hometown Program Inc


    104 E Church Street, Plains, GA 31780

  • Sumter County African American Cultural Society


    345d Manning Ave, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Sumter County Historical And Preservatiion Society Inc


    Po Box 213, Livingston, AL 35470

  • Sumter County Historical Society


    Po Box 1456, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Sumter County Historical Society Inc


    217 N Market Street, Bushnell, FL 33513

  • Sumter County Museum Inc


    122 N Washington St, Sumter, SC 29150
    http://www.sumtercountymuseum.org

  • Sumter Gallery Of Art


    Po Box 1316, Sumter, SC 29150

  • Sumter Historic Preservation Society


    Po Box 961, Americus, GA 31709

  • Villages Genealogical Society


    2227 Kershaw Rd, Wildwood, FL 34785

  • Vrhs Inc


    2222 Shanewood Ct, Wildwood, FL 34785

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sumter County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Carlan Airport Historical   (2) Jimmy Carter Regional Airport   (3) Lowell Field Airport   (4) Peterson Field Airport  

Bay


(1) Glory Hole  

Bridge


(1) Halls Bridge Historical   (2) Luther Storey Bridge   (3) Willburn Bridge  

Building


(1) Americus City Hall   (2) Americus Fire And Emergency Services Station 1   (3) Americus Fire And Emergency Services Station 2   (4) Americus Fire And Emergency Services Station 3   (5) Americus Police Department   (6) Carnegie Library   (7) Crisp County Fire Department Station 04   (8) Crisp County Fire Department Station 05   (9) Desoto Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Dooly County Fire Department Drayton Station   (11) Georgia Southwestern State University Police Department   (12) Georgia State Patrol Troop G Post 10 Americus   (13) James Earl Carter Library   (14) Lake Blackshear Fire Department   (15) Lee County Fire Department Station 7 Chokee 2   (16) Leslie Fire Department   (17) Leslie Police Department   (18) Peanut Museum Historical   (19) Plains Depot   (20) Plains Police Department   (21) Plains Volunteer Fire Department   (22) South Georiga Home For The Aged   (23) Southwest Sumter Volunteer Fire Department   (24) Sumter County Correctional Institution   (25) Sumter County Courthouse   (26) Sumter County Jail  

Cape


(1) Smokehouse Point  

Cemetery


(1) Anthony Cemetery   (2) Antioch Cemetery   (3) Benevolence Cemetery   (4) Blackshire Cemetery   (5) Bradley Cemetery   (6) Collier Cemetery   (7) Daniel Cemetery   (8) Desoto Cemetery   (9) East Forsyth Street Cemetery   (10) East View Cemetery   (11) Friendship Cemetery   (12) Hebron Cemetery   (13) Hodges Cemetery   (14) Kelley Cemetery   (15) Larramore Cemetery   (16) Lebanon Cemetery   (17) Leslie City Cemetery   (18) Macedonia Cemetery   (19) Magnolia Springs Cemetery   (20) Mount Olive Cemetery   (21) Mount Zion Cemetery   (22) Oak Grove Cemetery   (23) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (24) Providence Cemetery   (25) Rylander Cemetery   (26) Saint James-pennington Cemetery   (27) Saint Marks Cemetery   (28) Salem Cemetery   (29) Springhill Cemetery   (30) Staley Memorial Gardens   (31) Sunset Memorial Gardens   (32) Tabernacle Cemetery  

Church


(1) Anthony Chapel Methodist Church Historical   (2) Antioch Church   (3) Antioch Church Historical   (4) Benevolence Church   (5) Bethel Church   (6) Bethesda Baptist Church   (7) Bethlehem Church   (8) Big Bethel Baptist Church   (9) Blooming Rose Church   (10) Calvary Church   (11) Calvary Episcopal Church   (12) Campbell Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (13) Cedar Creek Primitive Baptist Church   (14) Cedar Springs Church   (15) Central Church   (16) Cheek Memorial Church   (17) Christ Church   (18) Church Of The Nazarene   (19) Concord Church   (20) Corinth Church   (21) County Line Church   (22) Daniel Grove Church   (23) Davis Grove Church   (24) Desoto Methodist Church   (25) Drayton Baptist Church   (26) Drayton Methodist Church   (27) Eastside Church   (28) Ebenezer Church   (29) First Baptist Church   (30) First Christian Church   (31) First Methodist Church   (32) First Presbyterian Church   (33) First United Methodist Church   (34) Friendship Baptist Church   (35) Gum Creek Church   (36) Hebron Church   (37) House Of God Church   (38) Jackson Grove Church   (39) Jerusalem Church   (40) Lake Blackshear Church   (41) Lee Street Baptist Church   (42) Longbranch Church Historical   (43) Macedonia Methodist Church   (44) Marthanna Grove Church   (45) Midway Church Historical   (46) Mitchell Grove Church   (47) Mount Hope Church   (48) Mount Moriah Church   (49) Mount Olivet Baptist Church   (50) Mount Pleasant Church Historical   (51) Mount Salem Church   (52) Mount Zion Church   (53) Mount Zion Church Historical   (54) Mountain Creek Church   (55) New Beulah Church   (56) New Corinth Church   (57) New Kovent Church   (58) New Lebanon Church   (59) New Zion Church   (60) Open Door Church   (61) Perry Grove Church   (62) Pilgrim Holiness Church   (63) Plains Baptist Church   (64) Pleasant Grove Church   (65) Pleasant Grove Church Historical   (66) Providence Church Historical   (67) Rylander Church   (68) Saint Andrews Lutheran Church   (69) Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (70) Saint Johns Church   (71) Saint Luke Church   (72) Saint Lukes Church   (73) Saint Marks Church   (74) Saint Marys Church   (75) Saint Pauls Church   (76) Salem Church   (77) Sanctified Church   (78) Shady Grove Church   (79) Shiloh Church   (80) Shipp Chapel   (81) Spring Creek Church   (82) Spring Hill Church   (83) Springhill Church   (84) Tabernacle Church   (85) Triedstone Baptist Church   (86) Union Grove Church   (87) Union Oak Grove Church   (88) Union Tabernacle   (89) Union Whitely Church   (90) Welcome Church   (91) Whitlen Grove Church Historical   (92) Zion Hope Church  

Civil


(1) Americus Division   (2) Andersonville Division   (3) City Of Americus   (4) City Of De Soto   (5) City Of Leslie   (6) City Of Plains   (7) Leslie-de Soto Division   (8) Plains Division   (9) Sumter County  

Cliff


(1) Danville Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Coxs Ferry Historical   (2) Hugenia Ferry Historical   (3) Murrys Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Able Acres Dam   (2) Argo Lake Dam   (3) Browns Millpond Dam   (4) Charles Reeves Lake Dam   (5) Edgemon Lake Dam   (6) Esperanza Farms Lake Dam   (7) Floyd Frazier Lake Dam   (8) Gill Pace Lake Dam   (9) Hagerson Lake Dam   (10) Hancock Lake Dam   (11) Hoke Smith Lake Dam East   (12) Hoke Smith Lake Dam West   (13) Jimmy Green Lake Dam   (14) Jimmy Green Lake Dam East   (15) John James Lake Dam   (16) Kaylor Lake Dam   (17) Koinonia Community Lake Dam   (18) Lake Collins Dam   (19) Lake Jennifer Dam   (20) Lake Philema Dam   (21) Lower Wheatley Lake Dam   (22) Mcmath Millpond Dam   (23) Pat Crumpton Lake Dam   (24) Powell Dairy Farm Dam   (25) Russell Thomas Lake Dam   (26) Sadlers Millpond Dam   (27) Shipp Lake Dam   (28) Statham Lake Dam   (29) Taylor Lake Dam North   (30) Thomas Millpond Dam   (31) Ttharpe Lake Dam   (32) Virgil Holmen Lake Dam   (33) Wheatley Lake North Dam   (34) Wilson Lake Dam   (35) Womack Lake Dam   (36) Youngs Millpond Dam  

Gut


(1) Parkers Slough  

Hospital


(1) Sumter Regional Hospital   (2) Wise Sanitarium Number 1 Historical  

Island


(1) Whisky Island  

Lake


(1) Barren Lake   (2) Browns Millpond   (3) Gum Pond   (4) Lake Sawdust   (5) Mile Pond  

Locale


(1) Acme Mill Historical   (2) Americas Village Shopping Center   (3) Americus Country Club   (4) Andrews Mill Historical   (5) Belair Plaza Shopping Center   (6) Browns Mill Historical   (7) Chamblis Mill   (8) Davison Mill   (9) Eastgate Shopping Center   (10) Jones Store Historical   (11) Kidds Mill Historical   (12) Mcmath Mill Historical   (13) Perlis Plaza Shopping Center   (14) Pine Pointe Shopping Center   (15) Seals Mill Historical   (16) Southwest Georgia Agricultural Branch Station   (17) Wheatley Plaza Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Americus Historic District   (2) Georgia Veterans Memorial State Park   (3) Jimmy Carter National Historic Site   (4) Logan Park   (5) Plains City Park   (6) Plains Historic District   (7) Reese Park  

Populated Place


(1) Americus   (2) Archery   (3) Arles   (4) Bottsford   (5) Chokee   (6) Cobb   (7) Concord   (8) Coney   (9) Corinth Historical   (10) Croxton Crossroads   (11) Danville Historical   (12) Daphne Historical   (13) Desoto   (14) Drayton   (15) Flintside   (16) Gatewood   (17) Huntington   (18) Lamar   (19) Lebanon Historical   (20) Leslie   (21) Maddox   (22) Magnolia Springs Historical   (23) Methvins   (24) Myrtle Springs Historical   (25) New Era   (26) New Point   (27) Northside Homes   (28) Parkers Historical   (29) Pennington   (30) Plains   (31) Pleasant Hill   (32) Sumter Homes   (33) Thalean  

Post Office


(1) Americus Post Office   (2) Leslie Post Office   (3) Plains Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Able Acres Lake   (2) Argo Lake   (3) Charles Reeves Lake   (4) Edgemon Lake   (5) Esperanza Lake   (6) Floyd Frazier Lake   (7) Gill Pace Lake   (8) Hagerson Lake   (9) Hancock Lake   (10) Hoke Smith Lake East   (11) Hoke Smith Lake West   (12) Jimmy Green Lake East   (13) Jimmy Greene Lake   (14) John James Lake   (15) Kaylor Lake   (16) Koinonia Community Lake   (17) Lake Collins   (18) Lake Jennifer   (19) Lake Philema   (20) Lower Wheatley Lake   (21) Mcmath Millpond   (22) Murphys Mill Pond   (23) Pat Crumpton Lake   (24) Powell Dairy Farm Lake   (25) Russell Thomas Lake   (26) Sadlers Millpond   (27) Shipp Lake   (28) Statham Lake   (29) Taylor Lake North   (30) Tharpe Lake   (31) Thomas Millpond   (32) Virgil Holmen Lake   (33) Wheatley Lake North   (34) Wilson Lake   (35) Womack Lake   (36) Youngs Millpond  

School


(1) Adkins School Historical   (2) Americus High School   (3) Anthony School Historical   (4) Cedar Creek School Historical   (5) Chambliss School Historical   (6) Cherokee School   (7) Cobb School   (8) Davis Grove School Historical   (9) East View School   (10) Eurlow School   (11) Friendship School Historical   (12) Gamage School Historical   (13) Gatewood School Historical   (14) Georgia Southwestern State University   (15) Howell School Historical   (16) Jerusalem School Historical   (17) Morgan Grove School Historical   (18) Mossydell School Historical   (19) Mount Salem School Historical   (20) New Era School Historical   (21) Northeast School   (22) Nunn Industrial School Historical   (23) Pennyton School Historical   (24) Plains High School   (25) Providence School Historical   (26) Reese Park Grammar School Historical   (27) Rosenwald School Historical   (28) South Georiga Technical School   (29) Southeast School   (30) Southland Academy   (31) Spring Hill School Historical   (32) Staley Middle School   (33) Sumter School   (34) Thalean School Historical   (35) Thomson School Historical   (36) Tropic School Historical   (37) Union High School   (38) West Side School   (39) Zion Hope School Historical  

Spring


(1) Blue Spring   (2) Collier Spring   (3) Magnolia Spring  

Stream


(1) Angelica Creek   (2) Bailey Branch   (3) Bear Branch   (4) Bear Creek   (5) Boggy Branch   (6) Cedar Creek   (7) Collins Branch   (8) Dominy Branch   (9) Dry Branch Creek   (10) Gleaton-johnson Slough   (11) Gully Creek   (12) Gum Creek   (13) Hogcrawl Creek   (14) Hurricane Branch   (15) Lime Creek   (16) Limestone Creek   (17) Little Lime Creek   (18) Little Muckaloochee Creek   (19) Mill Creek   (20) Mountain Creek   (21) Murray Branch   (22) Ninemile Branch   (23) Parkers Mill Creek   (24) Pessell Creek   (25) Philema Creek   (26) Po Joe Branch   (27) Rabbit Branch   (28) Reedy Creek   (29) Spring Creek   (30) Sweetwater Creek   (31) Town Creek   (32) Turkey Creek   (33) Ty Ty Creek   (34) Wolf Creek  

Swamp


(1) The Pit  

Tower


(1) De Soto Lookout Tower   (2) Sumter Lookout Tower   (3) Wdec-am Americus   (4) Wdec-fm Americus   (5) Wisk-am Americus   (6) Wpur-fm Americus  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sumter County, Georgia

31709 (pop. 27,000) 31780 (pop. 2,313) 31764 (pop. 1,547)
31711 (pop. 921) 31735 (pop. 918) 31743 (pop. 646)


Counties Nearby Sumter County, Georgia

Schley County, GA  (pop. 4,129) 15.1 Miles
Webster County, GA  (pop. 2,203) 20.8 Miles
Lee County, GA  (pop. 28,800) 21.2 Miles
Macon County, GA  (pop. 13,397) 22.5 Miles
Terrell County, GA  (pop. 10,364) 22.9 Miles
Dooly County, GA  (pop. 11,641) 25.1 Miles
Crisp County, GA  (pop. 23,605) 26.7 Miles
Marion County, GA  (pop. 7,026) 29.4 Miles
Dougherty County, GA  (pop. 93,933) 33.2 Miles
Taylor County, GA  (pop. 8,654) 34.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sumter County, Georgia

229



Elevation in Sumter County, Georgia is 364.0 ft. (111.0 meters)



Land Area in Sumter County, Georgia: 482.7 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Sumter County, Georgia: 10.0 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Sumter County, Georgia

Lat: 32.051968 N        Long: -84.202962 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 465   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 270   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 380   (2.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 942   (6.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,301   (9.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,970   (14.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 3,313   (24.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,390   (10.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 535   (3.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 688   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 307   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 100   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 914   (6.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,185   (8.6%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Sumter County, Georgia)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 543

1 vehicle available : 2,256

2 vehicles available : 582

3 vehicles available : 126

4 or more vehicles available : 6

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 292

1 vehicle available : 947

2 vehicles available : 1,551

3 vehicles available : 734

4 or more vehicles available : 125

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 301

1 vehicle available : 461

2 vehicles available : 612

3 vehicles available : 238

4 or more vehicles available : 76

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 135

1 vehicle available : 621

2 vehicles available : 702

3 vehicles available : 533

4 or more vehicles available : 294


(updated 2013)



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

1-person household:

No workers : 2,003

1 worker : 1,510

2-person household:

No workers : 1,281

1 worker : 1,436

2 workers : 932

3-person household:

No workers : 308

1 worker : 869

2 workers : 393

3 workers : 118

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 470

1 worker : 800

2 workers : 676

3 or more workers : 339


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Sumter County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,066

5 to 9 minutes : 1,544

10 to 14 minutes : 2,307

15 to 19 minutes : 1,885

20 to 24 minutes : 1,534

25 to 29 minutes : 427

30 to 34 minutes : 987

35 to 39 minutes : 248

40 to 44 minutes : 115

45 to 59 minutes : 490

60 to 89 minutes : 350

90 or more minutes : 256


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Sumter County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,815  (24.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 857  (11.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,050  (14.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 258  (3.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,330  (18.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,428  (35.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,458  (21.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,060  (30.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 63  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Sumter County, Georgia

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

3.00%

Mining

1.11%

Construction

5.52%

Manufacturing

13.02%

Wholesale Trade

1.80%

Retail Trade

5.43%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

2.39%

Utilities

0.73%

Information

0.57%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.72%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.53%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

0.68%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.54%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

3.98%

Health Care And Social Assistance

2.36%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.66%

Accommodation And Food Services

1.43%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.96%

Public Administration

3.45%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.30%

Mining

0.04%

Construction

0.39%

Manufacturing

6.66%

Wholesale Trade

0.92%

Retail Trade

5.88%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

0.75%

Utilities

0.31%

Information

0.80%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

1.28%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.23%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

1.02%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.91%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

8.23%

Health Care And Social Assistance

10.83%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.31%

Accommodation And Food Services

3.19%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

3.53%

Public Administration

2.51%


(updated 2010)



Employment Rate In Sumter County, Georgia

Employed: 13,849
Unemployed: 926



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

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 22.3%
  • 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: 16.8%
  • Other: 60.9%



Water Usage In Sumter County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 24.40 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 24.40 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 17.98 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 17.98 Mgal/d





There are 359 Farms In Sumter County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sumter County, Georgia

Citizens Bank Of Americus - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $703.2k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Synovus Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $52.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 270

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

First State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $89.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

Peoplessouth Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $474.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Sumter County, Georgia (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

76.17%

No Wage Or Salary Income

23.83%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Sumter County, Georgia (1999)

With Self-employment Income

10.58%

No Self-employment Income

89.42%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Sumter County, Georgia

  • Jimmy Carter Regional


    (about 4.1 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)

  • Souther Field


    (about 4.2 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


    (about 35.9 miles in Albany, Georgia; Airport Code: ABY)

  • Lawson AAF


    (about 50.2 miles in Fort Mitchell, Alabama; Airport Code: LSF)

  • Columbus Metropolitan


    (about 53.6 miles in Columbus, Georgia; Airport Code: CSG)

  • Columbus Airport


    (about 53.6 miles in Columbus, Georgia; Airport Code: CSG)

  • Robins AFB


    (about 54.1 miles in Warner Robins, Georgia; Airport Code: WRB)

  • Weedon Field


    (about 54.7 miles in Eufaula, Alabama; Airport Code: EUF)

  • Middle Georgia Regional


    (about 55.0 miles in Macon, Georgia; Airport Code: MCN)

  • Henry Tift Myers


    (about 60.1 miles in Tifton, Georgia; Airport Code: TMA)

  • Macon Downtown


    (about 65.0 miles in Macon, Georgia; Airport Code: MAC)

  • Harris County


    (about 67.4 miles in Pine Mountain, Georgia; Airport Code: PIM)

  • Spence


    (about 69.7 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 71.9 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 71.9 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 78.9 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • W H Bud Barron


    (about 79.4 miles in Dublin, Georgia; Airport Code: DBN)

  • Lanett Municipal


    (about 80.3 miles in Valley, Alabama; Airport Code: LNT)

  • Headland Municipal


    (about 80.5 miles in Headland, Alabama; Airport Code: VWA)

  • Auburn-Opelika


    (about 81.6 miles in Auburn, Alabama; Airport Code: AUO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sumter County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.50%

Carpooled

18.61%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.03%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.21%

Motorcycle

0.07%

Bicycle

0.05%

Walked

2.36%

Other Means

0.72%

Worked At Home

1.45%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Sumter County, Georgia

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

3.76%

Farmers And Farm Managers

1.09%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.37%

Financial Specialists

0.57%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.47%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.78%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.27%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.49%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.87%

Legal Occupations

0.15%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

2.58%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.35%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

1.04%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.01%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.18%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

1.80%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.41%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.09%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.78%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.78%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.44%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

2.97%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

1.82%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.75%

Construction Trades Workers

4.68%

Extraction Workers

0.28%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

3.67%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

7.29%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.16%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

3.00%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.49%

Material Moving Workers

3.50%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

2.48%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.12%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.47%

Financial Specialists

0.87%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.23%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.23%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.09%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.10%

Community And Social Services Occupations

1.40%

Legal Occupations

0.43%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

5.90%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.59%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

2.52%

Health Technologists And Technicians

1.72%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

2.53%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.43%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.06%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

3.20%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.81%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

2.25%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.47%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

10.07%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.15%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.0%

Construction Trades Workers

0.32%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.12%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

4.59%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.40%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.0%

Material Moving Workers

0.58%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,700

Renter-occupied housing units : 576

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 211

Renter-occupied housing units : 313

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 868

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,595

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,861

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,011


(updated 2013)



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

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 356

Householder 35 to 44 years : 874

Householder 45 to 54 years : 808

Householder 55 to 59 years : 654

Householder 60 to 64 years : 267

Householder 65 to 74 years : 615

Householder 75 years and over : 158

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 181

Householder 35 to 44 years : 128

Householder 45 to 54 years : 481

Householder 55 to 59 years : 197

Householder 60 to 64 years : 390

Householder 65 to 74 years : 777

Householder 75 years and over : 754


(updated 2013)



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

Less than 10.0 percent : 174

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 253

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 780

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 542

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 333

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 209

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 293

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 235

50.0 percent or more : 1,156

Not computed : 520


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $413,600

Built 2000 to 2009 : $218,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $61,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $90,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $76,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $113,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $67,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $126,700


(updated 2013)



Housing Occupancy in Sumter County, Georgia

Occupied

87.77%

Vacant

12.23%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Sumter County, Georgia

Owner Occupied

63.93%

Renter Occupied

36.07%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Sumter County, Georgia: 67.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Sumter 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 54 54 $2,780,584
  Two Family 1 2 $40,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 30 $1,200,000
  Total

60 86 $4,020,584
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 78 78 $8,001,704
  Two Family 3 6 $210,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $315,000
  Five or More Family 2 12 $601,000
  Total

84 100 $9,127,704
2002        
  Single Family 70 70 $8,655,011
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

70 70 $8,655,011
2003        
  Single Family 67 67 $8,423,514
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 3 10 $496,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

70 77 $8,919,514
2004        
  Single Family 114 114 $12,147,509
  Two Family 2 4 $130,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

116 118 $12,277,509
2005        
  Single Family 58 58 $8,765,382
  Two Family 1 2 $150,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

59 60 $8,915,382
2006        
  Single Family 63 63 $10,606,785
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

63 63 $10,606,785


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sumter County, GA): $30,904
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sumter County): $60,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sumter County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 21.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.0%
Electricity: 57.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sumter County, Georgia

Institutionalized population

49.34%

Correctional facilities for adults

28.47%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

28.47%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

6.97%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.37%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

6.61%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

13.90%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

50.66%

College/University student housing

47.82%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

2.83%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.58%

Group homes intended for adults

1.57%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.63%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.05%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Sumter County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 28.47%
  • Juvenile facilities : 6.97%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 13.9%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 47.82%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 2.83%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Sumter County, Georgia: 4,791 (14.6%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Sumter County, Georgia: 2.55
Average Household Size in Georgia: 2.63


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sumter County): $399
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Sumter County): $563


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



Health Care Centers Close To Sumter County, Georgia

Vna Of Cordele, Inc.


     Address: 511 East Third Avenue, Cordele, Georgia 31015
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/1/1982

Caresouth An Af Of Crisp Reg H


     Address: 906-f Fifth Street North, Cordele, Georgia 31015
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1979

Phoebe Home Care


     Address: 2410 Sylvester Road, Suite B, Albany, Georgia 31705
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/19/1991

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 1901 Palmyra Road, Albany, Georgia 31701
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/22/2004

Taylor Home Health Care


     Address: Po Box 1297, Hawkinsville, Georgia 31036
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/11/1988

Hospitals Close To Sumter County, Georgia

Sumter Regional Hospital


     Address: 100 Wheatley Drive, Americus, Georgia 31709
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Flint River Hospital


     Address: "509 Sumter Street, Box 770", Montezuma, Georgia 31063
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Crisp Regional Hospital


     Address: 902 7th Street North, Cordele, Georgia 31015
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital


     Address: 417 Third Avenue, Albany, Georgia 31703
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Palmyra Medical Centers


     Address: 2000 Palmyra Rd Box 1908, Albany, Georgia 31701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Sumter County, Georgia

Magnolia Manor Methodist Nsg C


     Address: 2001 South Lee Street, Americus, Georgia 31709
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 226
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Lillian G Carter Nursing Ctr


     Address: 225 Hospital Street, Plains, Georgia 31780
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Lee County Health Care


     Address: 214 Main Street, Leesburg, Georgia 31763
     Ownership: Government - City/county
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Magnolia Manor Of Macon County Nursing Center


     Address: 201 Poplar Street, Ideal, Georgia 31041
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Montezuma Health Care Center


     Address: 506 Sumter St, Montezuma, Georgia 31063
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 76%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sumter County, Georgia

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 86 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sumter County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 3,330
    Disabled Workers: 985
    Widowers Workers: 580
    Spouses Workers: 205
    Children Workers: 620


(updated 2007)



Sumter County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 49.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.38%
  • 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 Sumter County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Sumter County, GA

6.11 % of Sumter County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,194

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Schley County , GA 0.53 % ($24,556 AGI )
  • Lee County , GA 0.39 % ($25,641 AGI )
  • Dougherty County , GA 0.38 % ($29,684 AGI )
  • Macon County , GA 0.32 % ($25,875 AGI )
  • Crisp County , GA 0.20 % ($38,800 AGI )
  • Cobb County , GA 0.16 % ($27,688 AGI )
  • Muscogee County , GA 0.14 % ($31,714 AGI )
  • Dooly County , GA 0.13 % ($30,538 AGI )
  • De Kalb County , GA 0.12 % ($28,833 AGI )
  • Houston County , GA 0.12 % ($18,500 AGI )

Relocation away from Sumter County, GA

7.00 % of Sumter 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 $32,333

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Schley County , GA 0.64 % ($29,431 AGI )
  • Dougherty County , GA 0.55 % ($24,804 AGI )
  • Lee County , GA 0.31 % ($36,813 AGI )
  • Houston County , GA 0.24 % ($39,250 AGI )
  • Muscogee County , GA 0.19 % ($24,211 AGI )
  • Crisp County , GA 0.18 % ($29,833 AGI )
  • Cobb County , GA 0.17 % ($32,941 AGI )
  • Dooly County , GA 0.16 % ($26,438 AGI )
  • Macon County , GA 0.16 % ($28,625 AGI )
  • De Kalb County , GA 0.15 % ($26,933 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 Sumter County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Sumter County, Georgia


On 02/10/1990, a tornado touched down 2.01 miles from the center of Sumter County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 07/06/1965, a tornado touched down 2.01 miles from the center of Sumter 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 04/15/1961, a tornado touched down 3.59 miles from the center of Sumter 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 12/16/2000, a tornado touched down 4.08 miles from the center of Sumter County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 04/22/1972, a tornado touched down 5.22 miles from the center of Sumter County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Sumter County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
03/27/2005, 10:00 am 0 0 $500K --
05/22/2003, 10:55 am 0 0 $5K --
06/30/2001, 04:15 pm 0 0 $100K --
07/25/1994, 02:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/05/1994, 06:00 am 15 2 $5M $500K
         
Hail        
06/12/2007, 04:15 am 0 0 $140K --
12/28/2005, 03:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
12/28/2005, 02:58 pm 0 0 $3K --
12/28/2005, 02:54 pm 0 0 $50K --
04/30/1998, 05:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
         
Lightning        
08/27/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $6K --
08/17/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
08/11/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $50K --
07/11/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
11/15/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
08/08/2006, 04:27 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/20/2002, 07:45 pm 0 0 $150K --
07/07/2002, 05:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/11/2000, 02:40 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/07/1998, 01:00 am 0 0 $100K --
07/25/1994, 02:25 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/17/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
07/20/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
06/25/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
06/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
03/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
08/08/2006, 04:09 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/22/2006, 05:45 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/22/2006, 05:42 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/28/2006, 07:13 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/10/2006, 05:26 pm 0 0 $8K --
05/10/2006, 05:04 pm 0 0 $7K --
03/20/2006, 09:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/22/2005, 02:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/06/2005, 05:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/30/2005, 09:30 am 0 0 $5K --
03/27/2005, 04:30 am 0 0 $3K --
01/13/2005, 04:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/29/2003, 05:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/29/2003, 04:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/02/2003, 09:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/02/2003, 09:40 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/02/2003, 09:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
03/13/2003, 06:35 pm 0 0 $2K --
02/22/2003, 08:10 am 0 0 $3K --
08/20/2002, 07:50 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/20/2002, 07:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/13/2002, 05:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/31/2002, 03:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
11/25/2001, 02:30 am 0 0 $1K --
06/30/2001, 04:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/04/2001, 06:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/03/2001, 10:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/11/2000, 02:40 pm 0 0 $20K --
08/13/1999, 03:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/12/1999, 04:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/26/1999, 03:33 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/30/1999, 02:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/13/1999, 07:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/31/1998, 04:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/25/1998, 02:45 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/25/1998, 02:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/05/1998, 05:40 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/03/1998, 05:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/17/1998, 08:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/17/1998, 08:45 pm 0 0 $3K --
11/21/1997, 09:30 pm 0 0 $30K $10K
11/21/1997, 08:55 pm 0 0 $5K --
11/21/1997, 08:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/27/1997, 09:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/27/1997, 08:20 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/18/1997, 11:05 am 0 0 $10K --
04/22/1997, 09:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/13/1996, 03:37 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/13/1996, 03:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/13/1996, 01:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/06/1996, 08:50 am 0 0 $3K --
03/06/1996, 08:16 am 0 0 $1K --
07/18/1995, 02:45 pm 0 0 $500 --
07/12/1995, 03:00 am 0 0 $15K --
01/06/1995, 11:00 pm 0 0 $250 --
01/06/1995, 09:00 pm 0 0 $100 --
07/25/1994, 02:45 pm 0 0 $50K $5K
07/25/1994, 02:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/29/1994, 03:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/08/1994, 06:50 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Sumter County, Georgia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-03-01 2 250 1 0 0 $400K --
  2007-03-01 3 1,790 3 0 0 $2K --
  2000-12-16 10 100 2 0 0 $310K --
  1998-09-29 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- $20K
  1997-11-21 5 100 1 0 0 $250K $20K
  1997-11-21 5 100 1 0 0 $100K $50K
  1990-02-10 1 73 1 0 1 $3M --
  1981-04-01 -- 13 1 0 0 $250K --
  1981-03-18 3 40 1 0 0 $25K --
  1972-01-13 2 300 1 0 0 $25K --
  1971-04-23 4 150 3 0 8 $250K --
  1971-01-15 2 100 2 1 1 $25K --
  1965-07-06 1 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1963-01-20 12 400 2 0 0 $250K --
  1963-01-20 4 400 2 0 1 $250K --
  1961-04-15 5 300 2 0 0 $25K --
  1961-03-31 1 400 2 0 0 $25K --
  1957-04-05 9 400 2 2 3 $250K --
  1954-12-05 5 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1954-12-05 8 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1954-12-05 5 100 2 0 4 $250K --
  1954-12-05 6 100 2 0 8 $250K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Sumter County, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 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 Sumter 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 Sumter County, Georgia


  • Sumter County Correctional Institution


    346 Mc Math Mill Road, Americus, GA 31709
    Confined: 353
    Avg. Population: 342

  • Sumter County Jail


    Spring Street, Americus, GA 31709
    Confined: 206


(updated 2006)



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