Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (69.2 miles , pop. 131,510).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (113.2 miles , pop. 735,617).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (688.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Baxley, GA (2.9 miles ), Surrency, GA (3.3 miles ), Satilla Creek, GA (3.7 miles) , Graham, GA (3.8 miles ), Surrency-Thornton, GA (4.0 miles) , Reidsville, GA (4.1 miles ), Uvalda, GA (4.3 miles ), Satilla, GA (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 31.87 N, Longitude: 82.26 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 912
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Altamaha River, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Altamaha River-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 29% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the Altamaha River place center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F3 tornado 33.2 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Altamaha River-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 32.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from Altamaha River center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Appling County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Religion statistics for Altamaha River CCD (based on Appling County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 78.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
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5.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,542 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,281 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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