Aldora, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 103 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.1%
 
Males: 58  (57.1%)
Females: 45  (42.9%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip code: 30204

Estimated median household income in 2016: $26,610 (it was $22,083 in 2000)
Aldora:

$26,610
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,526 (it was $10,693 in 2000)

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $152,504; Detached houses: $164,746; Mobile homes: $79,929

Median gross rent in 2016: $710.

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  • Races in Aldora, GA (2010)

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    • 8481.6%White alone
    • 109.7%Black alone
    • 76.8%Hispanic
    • 21.9%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Aldora: 89.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (35.5%), Irish (12.9%), English (6.5%), Italian (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 313 people per square mile   (very low).

Aldora, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Aldora:

  • High school or higher: 74.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Aldora town:

  • Never married: 10.2%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 35.0%

Aldora satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (33.8 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (50.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (637.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Barnesville, GA (1.1 miles ), Milner, GA (2.1 miles ), The Rock, GA (2.6 miles) , Meansville, GA (2.8 miles) , The Rock-Yatesville, GA (2.9 miles ), Yatesville, GA (3.1 miles ), Orchard Hill, GA (3.1 miles ), Zebulon, GA (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 33.05 N, Longitude: 84.18 W

Aldora household income distribution Aldora home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -47 (-32.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Public administration (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (58%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Aldora, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Aldora-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/2/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Aldora town center injured 3 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 43.0 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Aldora-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 112.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 130.3 miles away from Aldora center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 179.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 225.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 190.6 miles away from Aldora center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 234.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lamar County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Aldora topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Aldora:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - THOMASTON (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; THOMASTON, GA)
  • GRIFFIN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • RENAISSANCE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • MONROE COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; FORSYTH, GA)
  • AMEDISYS NORTHWEST LLC D/B/A AMEDISY HH OF GRIFFIN (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • HEALTHFIELD HOME HEALTH OF GRIFFIN (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • DAVITA INC GRIFFIN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aldora:

  • Gordon State College (about 2 miles; Barnesville, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,336)
  • Southern Crescent Technical College (about 16 miles; Griffin, GA; FT enrollment: 4,168)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 31 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • Mercer University (about 35 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Clayton State University (about 39 miles; Morrow, GA; FT enrollment: 5,844)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 39 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Georgia Perimeter College (about 45 miles; Decatur, GA; FT enrollment: 17,138)

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Lamar County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2008 was 22.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 18.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.6
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 21.8%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.8% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.0%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Georgia average:

12.5

Aldora travel time to work - commute Aldora mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Aldora town (based on Lamar County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,15918
Black Protestant1,1966
Mainline Protestant95510
Other161
Catholic--
None6,991-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Lamar County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Lamar County:

7.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

7.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.0%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Lamar County:

30.0%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.2%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.5%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.1%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Aldora:

28.7
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Aldora:

20.0%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.5%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Aldora:

6.9
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Here:

30.3%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Aldora:

57.4%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

72.7%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Aldora, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$3,264
Other and Unallocable 1$3,660$43,9200$0
Totals for Government 1$3,660$43,9204$3,264

Aldora government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $200,000 ($1941.75)
    Housing & Community Development: $62,000 ($601.94)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($67.96)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $56,000 ($543.69)

Aldora government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $160,000 ($1553.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $18,000 ($174.76)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $19,000 ($184.47)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($19.42)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $125,000 ($1213.59)

Aldora government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $686,000 ($6660.19)

8.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,781 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.47%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Spalding County, GA  2.35% ($26,707 average AGI)
from Pike County, GA  0.64% ($31,833)
from Henry County, GA  0.55% ($38,516)


8.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.32%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Spalding County, GA  1.88% ($21,953 average AGI)
to Upson County, GA  0.74% ($27,548)
to Henry County, GA  0.69% ($32,282)

Strongest AM radio stations in Aldora:

  • WBAF (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BARNESVILLE, GA; Owner: BARNESVILLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHIE (1320 AM; 5 kW; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: CHAPPELL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Aldora:

  • WKEU-FM (88.9 FM; THE ROCK, GA; Owner: GEORGIA FOUNDATION OF PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEKS (92.5 FM; ZEBULON, GA; Owner: SPALDING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQMJ (100.1 FM; FORSYTH, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYNF (96.5 FM; GRAY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKZJ (95.7 FM; GREENVILLE, GA; Owner: DAVIS B/CASTING OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • WTGA-FM (101.1 FM; THOMASTON, GA; Owner: RADIO GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WJGA-FM (92.1 FM; JACKSON, GA; Owner: EARNHART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMVV (90.7 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: LIFE RADIO MINISTRIES, INC)
  • W290AG (105.9 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Aldora:

  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WDMA-LP (Channel 32; MACON, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • W52CL (Channel 52; MACON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPGA-TV (Channel 58; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGT-TV (Channel 41; MACON, GA; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Aldora compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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