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Population in 2012: 587 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +28.7%
Males: 277  (47.3%)
Females: 310  (52.7%)

Median resident age:  41.0 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 31015, 31712.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,936 (it was $24,327 in 2000)
Arabi:

$42,936
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,499

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $72,242 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
Arabi:

$72,242
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $97,638; Detached houses: $115,045; Mobile homes: $39,037

Median gross rent in 2012: $500.

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  • White alone - 447 (76.3%)
  • Black alone - 134 (22.9%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (0.7%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Arabi: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (23.3%), Irish (17.0%), German (8.8%), English (4.8%), Scottish (2.1%), Subsaharan African (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 4.52 square miles.

Population density: 130 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Arabi:

  • High school or higher: 78.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 16.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arabi town:

  • Never married: 16.5%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 22.4%

9 residents are foreign born

This town:  2.0%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Arabi, Georgia as of September 01, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Arabi to the number of sex offenders is 587 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,154 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $278 (0.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (30.7 miles , pop. 76,939).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (138.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (706.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cordele, GA (3.1 miles ), Ashburn, GA (3.2 miles ), Warwick, GA (3.3 miles ), Seville, GA (3.4 miles ), Sycamore, GA (3.6 miles ), Pitts, GA (3.7 miles ), Rebecca, GA (3.8 miles ), Vienna, GA (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 31.83 N, Longitude: 83.73 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 229

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

13.4%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +27 (+6.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (41%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Cashiers (24%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Arabi-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Arabi town center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/15/1999, a category F3 tornado 19.8 miles away from the town center injured 28 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Arabi-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 99% 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 99.5 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 85.8 miles away from Arabi center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Crisp County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: T. Graham Brown - Country musician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Arabi:

  • CORDELE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CORDELE, GA)
  • CORDELE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CORDELE, GA)
  • UNITED HOSPICE, INC.- CORDELE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CORDELE, GA)

Political contributions by individuals in Arabi, GA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arabi:

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 28 miles; Tifton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,475)
  • Albany State University (about 31 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,507)
  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 33 miles; Americus, GA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • Albany Technical College (about 33 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 2,526)
  • Darton College (about 33 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 2,874)
  • Middle Georgia College (about 45 miles; Cochran, GA; FT enrollment: 2,586)
  • Middle Georgia Technical College (about 50 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 2,199)

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Notable location: Crisp County Fire Department Station 03 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Arabi: Little Rock Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Crisp County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Arabi and their reported violations in the past:

ARABI (Population served: 456, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1998 and AUG-24-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (FEB-16-1999), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-1999)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1996 and JUL-02-1997, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (FEB-16-1997), St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-1997)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.9%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.1%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Arabi, GA

Arabi compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Arabi travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Utility gas (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Arabi town (based on Crisp County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.62%
Here45.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchNational Association of Free Will BaptistsCatholic ChurchChurches of Christ
Adherents69.0%18.6%2.1%1.7%1.5%
Congregations46.8%12.8%4.3%2.1%6.4%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Presbyterian Church (USA)Church of God of ProphecyOther
Adherents1.4%1.2%1.1%1.1%2.3%
Congregations2.1%2.1%4.3%4.3%14.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Here:

3.16 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Crisp County:

2.26 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
This county:

9.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Crisp County:

7.23 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Crisp County:

11.9%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.4%
State:

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

13.5%
Georgia:

14.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$1,767$21,2041$50
Water Supply 1$2,631$31,5720$0
Totals for Government 2$4,398$26,3881$50

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($51.11)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($34.07)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $30,000 ($51.11)
    Water Utilities: $28,000 ($47.70)
    Regular Highways: $24,000 ($40.89)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($32.37)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($28.96)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($13.63)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($11.93)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($11.93)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($6.81)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($5.11)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($3.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($3.41)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $28,000 ($47.70)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($25.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $70,000 ($119.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $36,000 ($61.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.70)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $22,000 ($37.48)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $65,000 ($110.73)
    General Support: $44,000 ($74.96)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($56.22)
    General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($15.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $33,000 ($56.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($17.04)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $38,000 ($64.74)
    Other Selective Sales: $17,000 ($28.96)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $17,000 ($28.96)
    NEC: $9,000 ($15.33)

Arabi government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($37.48)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($30.66)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($6.81)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $367,000 ($625.21)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $8,000 ($13.63)

6.24% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,398 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
Georgia average:

10.98%

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:
from Dooly County, GA  0.89% ($23,238 average AGI)
from Dougherty County, GA  0.38% ($26,148)
from Worth County, GA  0.30% ($38,333)


6.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,461 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Georgia average:

9.55%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Dooly County, GA  0.71% ($27,240 average AGI)
to Wilcox County, GA  0.38% ($24,963)
to Houston County, GA  0.33% ($41,478)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arabi:

  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WALG (1590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arabi:

  • WBJY (89.3 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WFFM (105.7 FM; ASHBURN, GA; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WAEF (90.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQXZ (98.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: METRO COM CORP.)
  • WOBB (100.3 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQSY (103.9 FM; HAWKINSVILLE, GA; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZIQ (106.5 FM; SMITHVILLE, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WUNV (91.7 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WJIZ-FM (96.3 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZBN (102.1 FM; SYLVESTER, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRXZ (106.1 FM; SYLVESTER, GA; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF GEORGIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Arabi:

  • WSST-TV (Channel 55; CORDELE, GA; Owner: SUNBELT-SOUTH TELECOMMUNICATIONS LTD)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W34CZ (Channel 34; ALBANY, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W33BX (Channel 33; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Arabi fatal accident list:

Sep 10, 2010 08:04 PM, I-75, Lat: 31.83866389, Lon: -83.71498333, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 6, 2007 06:17 AM, Sr-7, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 19, 1995 07:09 AM, 060401, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 1983 11:10 PM, S1632, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 22, 1977 05:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total average daily traffic: 34,190
Total average daily truck traffic: 353


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Bonnie K Clark, 11 Hc Williams Road (Lat: 31.796083 Lon: -83.709944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Bonnie K Clark, 11 Hc Williams Road (Lat: 31.796083 Lon: -83.709944), Type: 80.8, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • City Hall Blvd Main St (Lat: 31.836278 Lon: -83.749889), Call Sign: KNGN892, Licensee ID: L00021319
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.905 MHz, 154.935 MHz, 155.595 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/10/1998, Expiration Date: 03/30/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/13/2002
    Registrant: City Of Arabi, City Hall Bldg, Arabi, GA 31712, Phone: (912) 273-5096

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: STAIR JOHN W HUMMELBIRD (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 6311U , Serial Number: 3025-P-JWS
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 220 1st St E, Arabi, GA 31712



Most common first names in Arabi, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1278.1 years
James1167.1 years
William882.2 years
Mary778.3 years
Ella683.5 years
Charlie573.6 years
Edna573.8 years
George571.2 years
Martha473.5 years
Willie464.5 years
Most common last names in Arabi, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1066.6 years
Wade982.4 years
Story886.8 years
Spires783.0 years
Worley664.5 years
Hardin673.8 years
Hauesler570.8 years
Mckinney574.6 years
Johnson570.6 years
Moore562.6 years

Arabi on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food and beverage stores"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health technologists and technicians"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Child care workers"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Recyclable material merchant wholesalers"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Construction"
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