Argyle, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 213 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +41.1%
Males: 104  (48.9%)
Females: 109  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  48.9 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 31623, 31634.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $23,284 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Argyle:

$23,284
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,517 (it was $7,672 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $43,780 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Argyle:

$43,780
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $57,787; Detached houses: $90,763; Mobile homes: $33,884

Median gross rent in 2016: $582.

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  • Races in Argyle, GA (2010)

    Argyle races chart
    • 11051.9%White alone
    • 9243.4%Black alone
    • 83.8%Hispanic
    • 20.9%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Argyle: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (24.3%), French (6.6%), Irish (4.4%), Welsh (2.9%), Haitian (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 162 feet

Land area: 1.72 square miles.

Population density: 124 people per square mile   (very low).

Argyle, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Argyle:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Argyle town:

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 43.4%
  • Separated: 7.3%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 22.8%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.7%
Georgia:

9.8%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Argyle, Georgia as of January 19, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Argyle to the number of sex offenders is 88 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,227 (1.3%)

Argyle satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jacksonville, FL (78.6 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (747.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Homerville, GA (2.6 miles ), Manor, GA (2.6 miles ), Du Pont, GA (3.8 miles) , Axson, GA (3.8 miles ), Waresboro, GA (3.9 miles ), Pearson, GA (4.4 miles ), Waycross, GA (4.5 miles ), Deenwood, GA (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 31.07 N, Longitude: 82.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 912

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

6.7%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -45 (-23.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (57%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (29%)
  • Material moving occupations (29%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (23%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Argyle, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Argyle-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/18/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Argyle town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1952, a category F3 tornado 39.6 miles away from the town center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Argyle-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 88% 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 193.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 193.7 miles away from Argyle center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 411.9 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 273.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 184.2 miles away from Argyle 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 293.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clinch County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Jonathan Smith - 2005 NFL player (Buffalo Bills, born: Nov 28, 1981), Jonathan Smith (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Argyle:

  • CLINCH HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HOMERVILLE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Argyle:

  • South Georgia State College (about 32 miles; Douglas, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,507)
  • Valdosta State University (about 42 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 11,155)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 44 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 60 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 63 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • College of Coastal Georgia (about 69 miles; Brunswick, GA; FT enrollment: 2,447)
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville (about 78 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 21,810)

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Streams, rivers, and creeks: Polly Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Clinch County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.8%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.2% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.2%
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: 2.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Georgia average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Argyle town (based on Clinch County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,18316
Mainline Protestant3083
Black Protestant2532
None4,054-
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: 1
Clinch County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Clinch County:

10.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

7.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Clinch County:

30.3%
Georgia:

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

16.1%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Argyle:

49.4%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.9%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Argyle:

18.2%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.5%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Argyle:

33.6%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Argyle:

53.0%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

86.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Argyle, 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 6$822
Water Supply 0$0 1$300
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$886
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,008

7.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($20,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
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 Lowndes County, GA  1.98% ($19,195 average AGI)
from Ware County, GA  0.53% ($18,182)


7.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($20,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.41%
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 Ware County, GA  1.39% ($25,345 average AGI)
to Lowndes County, GA  1.15% ($17,292)

Strongest AM radio stations in Argyle:

  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WCGA (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WOODBINE, GA; Owner: COX BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WJEM (1150 AM; 5 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WJEM, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOKA (1310 AM; 4 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFNS (1350 AM; 3 kW; BLACKSHEAR, GA; Owner: MARMAC COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTHV (810 AM; daytime; 3 kW; HAHIRA, GA; Owner: ETERNAL LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Argyle:

  • WXVS (90.1 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WWSN (103.3 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBTY (98.7 FM; HOMERVILLE, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING & INVESTMENT CO., INC.)
  • WPNG (101.9 FM; PEARSON, GA; Owner: KM RADIO OF PEARSON, L.L.C.)
  • WYNR (102.5 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WQPW (95.7 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WWUF (97.7 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: MATTOX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKUB (105.1 FM; BLACKSHEAR, GA; Owner: MATTOX BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Argyle:

  • WXGA-TV (Channel 8; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: PAXSON JAX LICENSE, INC.)

Argyle fatal accident list:

Apr 5, 1986 01:10 PM, 704, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 19, 1984 10:58 PM, 38, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • $1,301,000Total costs
  • 4,450Total average daily traffic
  • 1,231Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,675Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Argyle and their reported violations in the past:

ARGYLE (Population served: 211, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-08-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2001), St Intentional no-action (FEB-16-2004)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1996, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-1997), St Public Notif received (MAY-01-1998), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-16-1998 to JUN-16-1998), St Intentional no-action (FEB-16-2004)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (82%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Wood (6%)

Argyle compared to Georgia state average:

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