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Demographics Analysis

The people of Turner 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
(Turner County, Georgia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 332

5 to 9 years : 307

10 to 14 years : 492

15 to 17 years : 308

18 and 19 years : 155

20 years : 98

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 216

25 to 29 years : 309

30 to 34 years : 331

35 to 39 years : 264

40 to 44 years : 276

45 to 49 years : 174

50 to 54 years : 265

55 to 59 years : 168

60 and 61 years : 171

62 to 64 years : 146

65 and 66 years : 140

67 to 69 years : 62

70 to 74 years : 128

75 to 79 years : 92

80 to 84 years : 59

85 years and over : 46

Female:

Under 5 years : 361

5 to 9 years : 313

10 to 14 years : 311

15 to 17 years : 149

18 and 19 years : 167

20 years : 71

21 years : 42

22 to 24 years : 223

25 to 29 years : 286

30 to 34 years : 170

35 to 39 years : 316

40 to 44 years : 421

45 to 49 years : 335

50 to 54 years : 329

55 to 59 years : 244

60 and 61 years : 198

62 to 64 years : 124

65 and 66 years : 101

67 to 69 years : 163

70 to 74 years : 123

75 to 79 years : 131

80 to 84 years : 113

85 years and over : 128


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Turner County, Georgia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,985

Multiple ancestry : 619

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 42

Ancestry not reported : 1,728


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,117

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 20

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 34

Not a U.S. citizen : 203


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Turner County, Georgia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 693

5 to 17 years : 1,880

18 to 24 years : 988

25 to 34 years : 1,096

35 to 44 years : 1,277

45 to 54 years : 1,103

55 to 59 years : 412

60 and 61 years : 369

62 to 64 years : 270

65 to 74 years : 717

75 years and over : 569

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 627

5 to 17 years : 1,724

18 to 24 years : 902

25 to 34 years : 873

35 to 44 years : 878

45 to 54 years : 979

55 to 59 years : 371

60 and 61 years : 338

62 to 64 years : 251

65 to 74 years : 644

75 years and over : 499

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 66

5 to 17 years : 150

18 to 24 years : 75

25 to 34 years : 157

35 to 44 years : 242

45 to 54 years : 122

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 58

75 years and over : 70

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 66

35 to 44 years : 137

45 to 54 years : 2

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Turner County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,103

Female : 3,983

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 355

Female : 676

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 20

Foreign born:

Male : 97

Female : 140


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Turner County, Georgia)

Born in state of residence : 4,559

Born in other state in the United States : 708

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 184


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,117

Now married, except separated : 2,654

Divorced : 348

Separated : 319

Widowed : 721

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 124

Now married, except separated : 500

Divorced : 83

Separated : 119

Widowed : 22

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 211

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,303

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 303

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Turner County, Georgia

  • Other Groups: 3,572   (51.6%)
  • United States Or American: 1,652   (23.9%)
  • English: 590   (8.5%)
  • Irish: 436   (6.3%)
  • German: 210   (3.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 112   (1.6%)
  • Subsaharan African: 62   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 62   (0.9%)
  • Dutch: 42   (0.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 35   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 33   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 25   (0.4%)
  • British: 23   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 20   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 16   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.1%)
  • European: 8   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Turner County, Georgia is 9,374



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Turner County, Georgia: 4,555
Female Population in Turner County, Georgia: 4,819


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Turner County, Georgia: 31.3
Median Female Resident Age in Turner County, Georgia: 40.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Georgia is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Turner County, Georgia


White


Both sexes

44.9

Male

43.2

Female

46.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.4

Male

28.5

Female

34.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.3

Male

35.3

Female

37.0

Asian


Both sexes

40.0

Male

39.5

Female

40.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

22.8

Male

24.4

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.8

Male

21.8

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.3

Male

24.0

Female

22.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.2

Male

43.5

Female

46.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Turner County, Georgia


  • White: 5,471
  • African American: 3,731
  • American Indian: 30
  • Asian: 15
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 65
  • Two or More Races: 62



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 74   (2.83%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 41   (1.57%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 58   (2.22%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 151   (5.78%)
  • 9th Grade: 121   (4.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 93   (3.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 144   (5.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 187   (7.15%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,020   (39.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 145   (5.55%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 261   (9.98%)
  • Associate Degree: 48   (1.84%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 156   (5.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 69   (2.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 46   (1.76%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 58   (1.88%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 39   (1.26%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 178   (5.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 172   (5.56%)
  • 10th Grade: 197   (6.37%)
  • 11th Grade: 140   (4.53%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 190   (6.14%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,187   (38.38%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 186   (6.01%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 259   (8.37%)
  • Associate Degree: 157   (5.08%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 174   (5.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 103   (3.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 42   (1.36%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.26%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Turner County, Georgia

  • Turner County


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 609, Ashburn, GA 31714, Phone: (229) 567-3338, Students: 1,855 )

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

  • Turner County Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 705 Hudson Street, Ashburn, GA 31714, Phone: (229) 567-2461, Students: 807 )

  • Turner County Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 316 Lamar Street, Ashburn, GA 31714, Phone: (229) 567-4343, Students: 378 )

  • Turner County Specialty School


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 330 Gilmore Street, Ashburn, GA 31714, Phone: (229) 567-3412, Students: 162 )

  • In-school Supension Center


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 330 Gilmore Street, Ashburn, GA 31714, Phone: (229) 567-3412, )

  • Turner County Alternative School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 330 Gilmore Street, Ashburn, GA 31714, Phone: (229) 567-3412, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Turner County, Georgia

  • Turner County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 316 Lamar Street, Ashburn, GA 31714, Phone: (229) 567-4377, Students: 508 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Turner County, Georgia

  • Victoria Evans Memorial Library


    605 North Street, Ashburn, GA 31714

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Turner County, Georgia


  • Daneville Heritage Association Inc


    305 N Elmwood Street, Viborg, SD 57070

  • Hurley Historical Society


    Post Office Box 67, Hurley, SD 57036

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Turner County, Georgia


Airport


(1) Crystal Lake Airpark   (2) Richter Airpark   (3) Turner County Airport  

Bridge


(1) Geoghagan Bridge   (2) Shivers Bridge  

Building


(1) Ashburn City Hall   (2) Ashburn Fire And Emergency Services   (3) Ashburn Police Department   (4) Ben Hill County Volunteer Fire Department Station 6   (5) Rebecca Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Sycamore Fire Department   (7) Sycamore Police Department   (8) Turner County Courthouse   (9) Turner County Fire And Rescue Amboy Station   (10) Turner County Fire And Rescue Bethel Station   (11) Turner County Fire And Rescue Dakota Station   (12) Turner County Fire And Rescue Harmony Station   (13) Turner County Fire And Rescue Headquarters   (14) Turner County Fire And Rescue Inaha Station   (15) Turner County Fire And Rescue Rebecca Station   (16) Turner County Jail   (17) Turner County Sheriff S Office   (18) Turner Pre-release Center   (19) Victoria Evans Memorial Library  

Cemetery


(1) Arp Cemetery   (2) Avery Cemetery   (3) Bethel Cemetery   (4) Big Creek Cemetery   (5) Clements Cemetery   (6) Coleman Cemetery   (7) Dakota Cemetery   (8) Ebenezer Cemetery   (9) Gibbs Cemetery   (10) Green Branch Cemetery   (11) Harmony Cemetery   (12) Henderson Cemetery   (13) Hopewell Cemetery   (14) Inaha Cemetery   (15) New Providence Cemetery   (16) Pate Cemetery   (17) Paulk Cemetery   (18) Piney Grove Cemetery   (19) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (20) Prospects Cemetery   (21) Rainey Cemetery   (22) Rocky Mount Cemetery   (23) Rose Hill Cemetery   (24) Ross Cemetery   (25) Sumners Cemetery   (26) Taylor Cemetery   (27) Widdons Cemetery   (28) Young Cemetery  

Census


(1) Ashburn Division Historical   (2) Rebecca-sycamore Division Historical   (3) Sycamore Division Historical  

Church


(1) Amboy Baptist Church   (2) Arp Missionary Baptist Church   (3) Ashburn Church   (4) Ashburn Methodist Church   (5) Bethel Baptist Church   (6) Big Creek Church   (7) Dakota Church   (8) Deep Creek Church Historical   (9) First Baptist Church   (10) Friendship Church   (11) Green Branch Church   (12) Harmony Church   (13) Hopewell Church   (14) Inaha Baptist Church   (15) King Chapel   (16) Live Oak Church   (17) Mount Isiac Church   (18) New Hope Church   (19) New Prospect Church   (20) New Providence Church   (21) Newton Church   (22) Oak Grove Baptist Church   (23) Oak Hill Church Historical   (24) Pilgrims Home Church Historical   (25) Pleasant Grove Church   (26) Pleasant Hill Church   (27) Prospect Church   (28) Prosperity Church Historical   (29) Rocky Mount Church   (30) Saint Lukes Church   (31) Sycamore Baptist Church   (32) Union Grove Church   (33) Zion Hope Church  

Civil


(1) Ashburn-sycamore Division   (2) City Of Ashburn   (3) City Of Sycamore   (4) Irwinville Division   (5) Rebecca Division   (6) Town Of Rebecca   (7) Turner County  

Crossing


(1) Exit 25   (2) Exit 26   (3) Exit 27   (4) Exit 28   (5) Exit 29   (6) Flat Ford   (7) Gorday Ford   (8) Rainey Ford   (9) Turner Lake Ford   (10) Walker Ford  

Dam


(1) Baker Lake Dam   (2) Bowen Lake Dam   (3) Brown Lake Dam   (4) Carter Lake Dam   (5) Clements Lake Dam   (6) Date Lake Dam   (7) Fletcher Lake Dam   (8) Fuller Lake Dam   (9) Gibbs Lake Dam   (10) H E Jones Lake Dam   (11) Hobby Lake Dam   (12) Jones Lake Dam   (13) Kendrick Lake Dam   (14) Nelson Lake Dam   (15) Odum Lake Dam   (16) Oneal Wynn Lake Dam   (17) Reinhardt Lake Dam   (18) Roberts Lake Dam   (19) Story Lake Dam   (20) Sumner Lake Dam   (21) Walker Lake Dam   (22) Ward Lake South Dam   (23) Ward Lake West Dam   (24) Ward Pond North Dam   (25) Wells Lake Dam   (26) Winfreds Lake Dam   (27) Wynne Lake Dam   (28) Young Lake Dam   (29) Youngblood Lake Dam  

Lake


(1) Big Bend Lake   (2) Blue Pond   (3) Bone Lake   (4) Boykin Ponds   (5) Brickyard Lake   (6) Bryan Lakes   (7) Burnt Island Lake   (8) Busseys Pond   (9) Coleman Pond   (10) Crystal Lake   (11) Dark Lake   (12) Double Lakes   (13) Duck Pond   (14) Flat Lake   (15) Jacobs Well   (16) Little Joe Lake   (17) Log Lake   (18) Log Pond   (19) Long Lake   (20) Paulks Pond   (21) Piney Woods Lake   (22) Ross Lake   (23) Round Lake   (24) Sams Hole   (25) Sand Hill Pond   (26) Tenmile Trail Lake   (27) Turner Lake   (28) White Oak Lake   (29) Williamson Pond Historical  

Locale


(1) Mount Bethel Youth Camp   (2) Rogers Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Turner County Industrial Park   (4) Wanee Lake Country Club  

Populated Place


(1) Armboy   (2) Arp   (3) Ashburn   (4) Bethel   (5) Cold Springs Historical   (6) Dakota   (7) Felder Historical   (8) Five Points   (9) High Springs Historical   (10) Hobby   (11) Inaha   (12) Lands Crossroads   (13) Rebecca   (14) Shinglers Historical   (15) Sycamore   (16) Worth  

Post Office


(1) Ashburn Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Baker Lake   (2) Betts Pond   (3) Bowen Lake   (4) Brown Lake   (5) Carter Lake   (6) Clements Lake   (7) Fletcher Lake   (8) Fuller Lake   (9) Gibbs Lake   (10) H E Jones Lake   (11) Hobby Lake   (12) Jones Lake   (13) Kendrick Lake   (14) Luke Lake   (15) Nelson Lake   (16) Odum Lake   (17) Oneal Wynn Lake   (18) Pate Lake   (19) Reinhardt Lake   (20) Roberts Lake   (21) Smith Pond   (22) Story Lake   (23) Sumner Lake   (24) Tom Halls Pond   (25) Walker Lake   (26) Ward Lake South   (27) Ward Lake West   (28) Ward Pond North   (29) Wells Lake   (30) Winfreds Lake   (31) Wynne Lake   (32) Young Lake   (33) Youngblood Lake  

Ridge


(1) Rattlesnake Ridge  

School


(1) Ashburn Elementary School   (2) Bozeman School Historical   (3) Burges School Historical   (4) Bussey School Historical   (5) County Line School Historical   (6) Dakota Consolidated School Historical   (7) Davis School Historical   (8) Deep Creek School Historical   (9) Durham School Historical   (10) Friendship School Historical   (11) Gilmore School Historical   (12) Henderson School Historical   (13) Hopewell School Historical   (14) Little River School Historical   (15) Luke School Historical   (16) Metcalf School Historical   (17) Prosperity School Historical   (18) Rebecca Consolidated High School Historical   (19) Shingler School Historical   (20) Sycamore Consolidated High School Historical   (21) Turner County Elementary School   (22) Turner County High School   (23) Turner County Junior High School  

Stream


(1) Ashburn Branch   (2) Big Branch   (3) Big Creek   (4) Cypress Creek   (5) Deep Creek   (6) Double Run Creek   (7) Hobby Creek   (8) Kings Branch   (9) Lake Creek   (10) Mile Branch   (11) Minschew Branch   (12) Newell Branch   (13) Snap Finger Branch   (14) West Fork Deep Creek   (15) Willis Creek   (16) Wolf Creek   (17) Young Creek  

Swamp


(1) The Bay  

Tower


(1) Wffm-fm Ashburn   (2) Wnnq-am Ashburn  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Turner County, Georgia

31714 (pop. 6,938) 31790 (pop. 2,039) 31783 (pop. 1,164)


Counties Nearby Turner County, Georgia

Worth County, GA  (pop. 21,639) 16.5 Miles
Crisp County, GA  (pop. 23,605) 18.0 Miles
Tift County, GA  (pop. 40,893) 18.3 Miles
Wilcox County, GA  (pop. 8,721) 20.3 Miles
Irwin County, GA  (pop. 10,138) 21.0 Miles
Ben Hill County, GA  (pop. 17,535) 21.8 Miles
Lee County, GA  (pop. 28,800) 32.8 Miles
Dooly County, GA  (pop. 11,641) 32.9 Miles
Dougherty County, GA  (pop. 93,933) 33.2 Miles
Colquitt County, GA  (pop. 46,034) 37.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Turner County, Georgia

229



Elevation in Turner County, Georgia is 410.0 ft. (125.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Turner County, Georgia

Lat: 31.707392 N        Long: -83.621824 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 103   (2.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 88   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 83   (2.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 317   (8.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 471   (12.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 593   (15.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 859   (23.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 352   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 115   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 174   (4.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 47   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 284   (7.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 224   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Turner County, Georgia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,662

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 387

In 3-person carpool : 89

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 8

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 3

Walked : 105

Other means : 18

Worked at home : 140


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Turner County, Georgia)

Less than 5 minutes : 325

5 to 9 minutes : 569

10 to 14 minutes : 445

15 to 19 minutes : 309

20 to 24 minutes : 293

25 to 29 minutes : 247

30 to 34 minutes : 661

35 to 39 minutes : 71

40 to 44 minutes : 93

45 to 59 minutes : 225

60 to 89 minutes : 47

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,126

No Social Security income : 2,269


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 598

No retirement income : 2,797


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Turner County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 263

$10,000 to $14,999 : 112

$15,000 to $19,999 : 207

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 243

$30,000 to $34,999 : 227

$35,000 to $39,999 : 158

$40,000 to $44,999 : 135

$45,000 to $49,999 : 55

$50,000 to $59,999 : 172

$60,000 to $74,999 : 230

$75,000 to $99,999 : 324

$100,000 to $124,999 : 158

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $38,984


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Turner County, Georgia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 378  (18.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 232  (11.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 362  (17.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 95  (4.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 353  (17.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 555  (29.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 330  (17.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 594  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Turner County, Georgia

Employed: 4,906
Unemployed: 300



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

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 47.7%
  • Other: 52.3%



Water Usage In Turner County, Georgia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 7.05 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 7.05 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 9.68 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 9.68 Mgal/d





There are 275 Farms In Turner County, Georgia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Turner County, Georgia

South Georgia Banking Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $876k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 8

Colony Bank - 2 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Turner County, Georgia

  • Henry Tift Myers


    (about 20.6 miles in Tifton, Georgia; Airport Code: TMA)

  • Southwest Georgia Regional


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

  • Spence


    (about 39.7 miles in Moultrie, Georgia; Airport Code: MUL)

  • Jimmy Carter Regional


    (about 43.4 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)

  • Souther Field


    (about 43.4 miles in Americus, Georgia; Airport Code: VWT)

  • Moultrie/Thomasville Airport


    (about 45.3 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moultrie Thomasville


    (about 45.3 miles in Coolidge, Georgia; Airport Code: MGR)

  • Moody AFB


    (about 57.0 miles in Moody Afb, Georgia; Airport Code: VAD)

  • Thomasville Regional


    (about 57.7 miles in Thomasville, Georgia; Airport Code: TVI)

  • Robins AFB


    (about 64.5 miles in Warner Robins, Georgia; Airport Code: WRB)

  • Valdosta Regional


    (about 67.1 miles in Clyattville, Georgia; Airport Code: VLD)

  • Middle Georgia Regional


    (about 68.3 miles in Macon, Georgia; Airport Code: MCN)

  • W H Bud Barron


    (about 69.9 miles in Dublin, Georgia; Airport Code: DBN)

  • Macon Downtown


    (about 77.1 miles in Macon, Georgia; Airport Code: MAC)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 78.6 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • Waycross Ga


    (about 78.9 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Waycross-Ware County


    (about 78.9 miles in Waycross, Georgia; Airport Code: AYS)

  • Vidalia Regional


    (about 80.5 miles in Vidalia, Georgia; Airport Code: VDI)

  • Weedon Field


    (about 90.1 miles in Eufaula, Alabama; Airport Code: EUF)

  • Lawson AAF


    (about 91.3 miles in Fort Mitchell, Alabama; Airport Code: LSF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Turner County, Georgia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.63%

Carpooled

20.61%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.67%

Other Means

1.02%

Worked At Home

3.07%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,531

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 62

Female householder, no husband present : 797

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 997

Householder not living alone : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 1

Male householder and female partner : 31

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 126

All other households : 3,237


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Turner County, Georgia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,297

Renter-occupied housing units : 234

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 48

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 230

Renter-occupied housing units : 567

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 613

Renter-occupied housing units : 392


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Turner County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 551

$10,000 to $14,999 : 448

$15,000 to $19,999 : 298

$20,000 to $24,999 : 139

$25,000 to $29,999 : 231

$30,000 to $34,999 : 242

$35,000 to $39,999 : 126

$40,000 to $44,999 : 137

$45,000 to $49,999 : 136

$50,000 to $59,999 : 251

$60,000 to $74,999 : 230

$75,000 to $99,999 : 347

$100,000 to $124,999 : 160

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Turner County, Georgia)

Total : 4,013


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Turner County, Georgia)

Occupied : 3,395

Vacant : 618


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Turner County, Georgia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Turner County, Georgia)

Built 2005 or later : 58

Built 2000 to 2004 : 131

Built 1990 to 1999 : 573

Built 1980 to 1989 : 911

Built 1970 to 1979 : 680

Built 1960 to 1969 : 461

Built 1950 to 1959 : 453

Built 1940 to 1949 : 187

Built 1939 or earlier : 559


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Turner County, Georgia)

Utility gas : 707

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 471

Electricity : 2,095

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 36

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 54

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 1

No fuel used : 31


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Turner County, Georgia)

Less than $10,000 : 141

$10,000 to $14,999 : 43

$15,000 to $19,999 : 38

$20,000 to $24,999 : 115

$25,000 to $29,999 : 53

$30,000 to $34,999 : 45

$35,000 to $39,999 : 112

$40,000 to $49,999 : 118

$50,000 to $59,999 : 190

$60,000 to $69,999 : 183

$70,000 to $79,999 : 195

$80,000 to $89,999 : 93

$90,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 223

$125,000 to $149,999 : 185

$150,000 to $174,999 : 46

$175,000 to $199,999 : 47

$200,000 to $249,999 : 160

$250,000 to $299,999 : 37

$300,000 to $399,999 : 49

$400,000 to $499,999 : 40

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 2

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Turner County, Georgia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 285

Home equity loan only : 39

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 728

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,102


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $202,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $117,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $113,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $45,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $74,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $112,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $58,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $50,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $100,600


(updated 2009)







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

Percentage of Family Households in Georgia: 68.5%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Turner 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 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
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $100,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $30,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 4 $130,000
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $325,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $100,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 5 $425,000
2002        
  Single Family 6 6 $2,015,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $100,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 9 $2,115,000
2003        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,149,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,149,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $650,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $650,000
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $982,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $982,000
2006        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,804,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $1,804,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Turner County, GA): $25,676
Median Household Income In 2000 (Georgia): $42,433


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Turner County): $47,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Georgia): $100,600


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Turner County, Georgia

Utility Gas: 17.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 24.6%
Electricity: 54.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.6%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Turner County, Georgia

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 67.12%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 19.95%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 12.94%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Turner County): $347
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Georgia): $613
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Turner County): $526


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



Health Care Centers Close To Turner County, Georgia

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

Vna Of Cordele, Inc.


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

Careone Home Health Services


     Address: 1823 Old Ocilla Rd, Tifton, Georgia 31794
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/1/1983

Vna Of Greater Tift Inc


     Address: 2014 12 Street, Highway 41n, Tifton, Georgia 31794
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/4/1978

Phoebe Home Care


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

Hospitals Close To Turner County, Georgia

Phoebe Worth Medical Center


     Address: 807 South Isabella Street, Sylvester, Georgia 31791
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Crisp Regional Hospital


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

Tift Regional Medical Center


     Address: 901 E 18th Street, Tifton, Georgia 31793
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Irwin County Hospital


     Address: 710 N Irwin Avenue, Ocilla, Georgia 31774
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Dorminy Medical Center


     Address: "200 Perry House Road, Box 1447", Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Turner County, Georgia

Heritage Healthcare Of Ashburn


     Address: 441 Industrial Blvd, Ashburn, Georgia 31714
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Sylvester Health Care Inc


     Address: 206 Monk Street, Sylvester, Georgia 31791
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Cordele Health And Rehab Center Inc


     Address: 1106 North 4th Street, Cordele, Georgia 31015
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Crisp Regional Nsg & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 902 Blackshear Road, Cordele, Georgia 31015
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Golden Livingcenter - Tifton


     Address: 1451 Newton Drive, Tifton, Georgia 31794
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Turner County, Georgia

Name: Hatch
Address: Highway US1, Box 439; Baxley, GA 31513
Distance: 76 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Turner County, Georgia

    Retired Workers: 1,165
    Disabled Workers: 350
    Widowers Workers: 190
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 210


(updated 2007)



Turner County, Georgia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.29%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.23%
  • Other 0.47%



(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 Turner County, Georgia citizens.

Relocation to Turner County, GA

4.75 % of Turner County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,241

Georgia Average 10.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Tift County , GA 0.82 % ($26,160 AGI )
  • Crisp County , GA 0.62 % ($22,684 AGI )
  • Worth County , GA 0.43 % ($24,385 AGI )

Relocation away from Turner County, GA

6.32 % of Turner County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,847

Georgia Average 9.55 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Tift County , GA 1.68 % ($23,654 AGI )
  • Crisp County , GA 0.52 % ($22,438 AGI )
  • Dougherty County , GA 0.35 % ($17,636 AGI )
  • Worth County , GA 0.32 % ($33,400 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 Turner County, Georgia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Turner County, Georgia


On 06/08/1978, a tornado touched down 2.63 miles from the center of Turner 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 08/24/1968, a tornado touched down 2.63 miles from the center of Turner County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 12 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 03/02/1991, a tornado touched down 2.88 miles from the center of Turner County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 4 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 05/16/1983, a tornado touched down 10.51 miles from the center of Turner County, Georgia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 12/25/1964, a tornado touched down 11.76 miles from the center of Turner 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 Turner County, Georgia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
01/12/1993, 08:45 am 0 0 $500K --
         
Lightning        
07/07/2004, 03:00 pm 0 2 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/01/1995, 05:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
02/03/1995, 11:53 pm 0 0 $30K $5K
08/04/1994, 05:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/31/1993, 02:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Turner County, Georgia

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 45 Knots *


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


  • Turner County Jail


    1301 Industrial Drive, Ashburn, GA 31714
    Capacity: 102
    Confined: 92
    Avg. Population: 77
    Year Built: 1992
    Year Renovated: 2006


(updated 2006)



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