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Population in 2012: 6,782 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.6%
Males: 3,073  (45.3%)
Females: 3,709  (54.7%)

Median resident age:  34.1 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 30106, 30127, 30168.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,637 (it was $38,933 in 2000)
Austell:

$41,637
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,070

Austell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $114,896 (it was $79,600 in 2000)
Austell:

$114,896
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $139,570; Detached houses: $158,007; Townhouses or other attached units: $101,003; In 2-unit structures: $148,432; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $107,745; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $124,321; Mobile homes: $14,137

Median gross rent in 2012: $949.

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  • Black alone - 3,593 (54.6%)
  • White alone - 1,932 (29.4%)
  • Hispanic - 782 (11.9%)
  • Two or more races - 134 (2.0%)
  • Asian alone - 96 (1.5%)
  • Other race alone - 22 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 9 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Austell: 93.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (5.9%), Subsaharan African (3.9%), English (3.8%), German (3.7%), United States (3.5%), Russian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 920 feet

Land area: 5.69 square miles.

Population density: 1,192 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Austell:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 12.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Austell city:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 48.2%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

663 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America).

This city:  9.9%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 53 registered sex offenders living in Austell, Georgia as of September 18, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Austell to the number of sex offenders is 128 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,238 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $520 (0.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (11.0 miles , pop. 58,748).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (14.0 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (579.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lithia Springs, GA (1.3 miles ), Mableton, GA (1.9 miles ), Powder Springs, GA (2.1 miles ), Douglasville, GA (2.6 miles ), Smyrna, GA (2.8 miles ), Hiram, GA (2.9 miles ), Fair Oaks, GA (3.0 miles ), Vinings, GA (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 46 buildings, average cost: $71,400
  • 1998: 42 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 1999: 76 buildings, average cost: $77,400
  • 2000: 129 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 2001: 165 buildings, average cost: $79,400
  • 2002: 118 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2003: 89 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 2004: 59 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 2005: 84 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2006: 92 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2007: 39 buildings, average cost: $168,400
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $144,200
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $163,700
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 84.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,927 (+28.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 247 (8.7%)

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Property values in Austell, GA


 

Crime rates in Austell by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 100021000
per 100,000 17.80.00.00.027.813.80.00.00.0
Rapes 103202122
per 100,000 17.80.044.828.70.027.514.230.029.7
Robberies 135656335
per 100,000 17.847.174.786.069.482.642.745.074.2
Assaults 204970546244382750
per 100,000 356.9769.01045.2774.1860.9605.5541.0404.9741.5
Burglaries 625665564666556041
per 100,000 1106.4878.8970.6802.8638.7908.2783.0899.8608.0
Thefts 169149304175201174188155125
per 100,000 3015.72338.44539.32508.62790.92394.42676.52324.51853.8
Auto thefts 412238353630241810
per 100,000 731.6345.3567.4501.7499.9412.8341.7269.9148.3
Arson 1N/A10N/AN/AN/A10
per 100,000 17.8N/A14.90.0N/AN/AN/A15.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.1) 385.6352.7565.6402.7447.6390.1323.6297.8324.8

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Crime rate in Austell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 30 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.41
Georgia average:

2.77

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Austell, Georgia accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.7%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,049 (+24.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Austell-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 154% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Austell city center injured 46 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.3 miles away from the city center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Austell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from Austell center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/15/1993 at 02:02:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.1 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 1.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from Austell center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cobb County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Austell topographic map

Birthplace of: Adam Everett - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Houston Astros, born: Feb 5, 1977), De'Andre Adams - College basketball player (Winthrop Eagles), Destiny Whitlock - Actress, Keith Jones - College basketball player (Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets).

Main business address for: Propex Fabrics Inc. (BROADWOVEN FABRIC MILS, MAN MADE FIBER & SILK), CARAUSTAR INDUSTRIES INC (PAPERBOARD MILLS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Austell:

  • COBB DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 3865 MEDICAL PARK DRIVE)
  • COLONIAL SPRINGS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 2840 EAST WEST CONNECTOR)
  • DAVITA AUSTELL RENAL (Dialysis Facility, 3642 MARATHON CIRCLE)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES SOUTH COBB (Dialysis Facility, 1886 STALLION PARKWAY)
  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES ( AUSTELL ) (Hospital, 5990 LOVE STREET)
  • WELLSTAR COBB HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Other, 3950 AUSTELL RD)
  • WELLSTAR COMMUNITY HOSPICE (Hospital, 4040 HOSPITAL WEST DRIVE)
  • ANDERSON MILL HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 2130 ANDERSON MILL RD)
  • PRESBYTERIAN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, 2000 EAST-WEST CONNECTOR)
  • PROMINA COBB TRANSITIONAL CARE (Nursing Home, 3950 AUSTELL ROAD)
  • UNIHEALTH POST-ACUTE CARE - AUSTELL (Nursing Home, 1700 MULKEY RD)

Political contributions by individuals in Austell, GA

Heliports located in Austell:

Amtrak station near Austell:

  • 15 miles: ATLANTA (1688 PEACHTREE ST. NW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.austell.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Austell:

  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 10 miles; Marietta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 5,335)
  • Life University (about 11 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,001)
  • Southern Polytechnic State University (about 11 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,532)
  • Morehouse College (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,512)
  • Shorter College-Professional Studies (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,170)
  • Clark Atlanta University (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,390)
  • Spelman College (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,121)

Public high school in Austell:

Private high school in Austell:

  • CUMBERLAND CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 322; Location: 2356 CLAY RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Austell:

Private elementary/middle schools in Austell:

  • GOOD SHEPHERD LEARNING CENTER (Students: 103; Location: 3950 HICKS RD; Grades: PK - 6)
  • DESTINY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 58; Location: 7400 FACTORY SHOALS RD; Grades: PK - 1)
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Notable locations in Austell: Austell City Fire and Emergency Management Services Station 1 (A), Sweetwater Valley Branch Cobb County Public Library (B), Austell Community Center (C), Austell City Hall (D), Austell City Fire and Emergency Management Services Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Austell include: New Birth Community Church (A), Austell Presbyterian Church (B), Smith Chapel (C), Causey Chapel (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rose Hill Cemetery (1), Browns Cemetery (2), Causey Chapel Cemetery (3), Community Church Cemetery (4), McKenney Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Coats and Clark Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Powder Springs Creek (A), Olley Creek (B), Noses Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Austell include: Clarkdale Park (1), Collar Park (2), Legion Park (3), Sweetwater Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: La Quinta Atlanta West (Amusement & Theme Parks; 7377 Six Flags Dr), American Adventures Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 7561 Six Flags Parkway).

Hotels: Austell Knights Inn (1595 N Blair Bridge Rd), Budget Inn (1650 Blair Bridge Road).

 
Cobb County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.5. This is about average.
City:

36.5
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.190. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.190
U.S.:

0.334
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.89. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

5.89
U.S.:

9.39
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

20.3
U.S.:

22.1
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.67. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.67
U.S.:

2.43
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00165. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00165
U.S.:

0.02218

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

AUSTELL (Population served: 6516, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-1997), St Public Notif received (MAR-20-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and JUL-18-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-18-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and JUL-09-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2003)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and JUL-12-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-02-2001), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2001)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 14.2%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.4% for Black residents, 9.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.7% for other race residents, 9.6% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.0%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Austell, GA


6 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Austell compared to Georgia state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Austell (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Austell Road Branch at 1593 Mulkey Road, branch established on 1988/01/04. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Austell Road Medical Branch at 4046 Austell Road, branch established on 1971/02/04. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SunTrust Bank: Brookwood Square Branch at 1661 East-West Connector, branch established on 1991/10/07. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Tramore Branch at 3620 Tramore Pointe Pkwy, branch established on 2007/01/22. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Austell Branch at 2913 Veterans Memorial Highway, branch established on 1995/10/14. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Bank of America, National Association: Austell Branch at 2765 Veterans Memorial Highway, branch established on 1910/01/10. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Austell, Georgia:

  • La Quinta Motor Inn Austell, 7377 N Service Rd, Austell, GA 30001 , Phone: (770) 944-2110
  • Atlanta West Six Flags Knights Inn, 1595 Blair BRG Rd, Austell, GA 30001 , Phone: (770) 944-0824, Fax: (770) 819-9739
  • Sleep Inn, 125 S Service Rd, Austell, GA 30168 , Phone: (770) 819-2805
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 1100 N Blairs Bridge Rd, Austell, GA 30168 , Phone: (770) 941-1499
  • Wingate Inn Atlanta/Next To Six Flags, 65 S Service Rd, Austell, GA 30168 , Phone: (770) 948-7877, Fax: (770) 948-5393
  • Howard Johnson Inn At Six Flags, 95 S Service Rd, Austell, GA 30168 , Phone: (770) 941-1400, Fax: (770) 819-9988
  • Holiday Inn Express Powder Springs Ga, 3741 Tramore Pointe Pkwy SW, Austell, GA 30106 , Phone: (770) 349-8000, Fax: (770) 349-8001
  • Econo Lodge, 200 Six Flags Pkwy, Austell, GA 30168 , Phone: (770) 941-2255
  • Super 8 Austell / Six Flags, 7377 Six Flags Dr, Austell, GA 30168 , Phone: (770) 944-2110, Fax: (770) 485-7619
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Austell, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Austell travel time to work - commute


Austell mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Austell city (based on Cobb County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.75%
Here45.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Jewish
Adherents40.4%21.4%14.8%4.1%3.6%
Congregations33.5%2.2%11.8%4.0%1.2%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents3.2%2.3%1.6%1.4%7.3%
Congregations4.7%2.2%2.2%2.8%35.4%
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: 98
Cobb County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Cobb County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 231
Cobb County:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 562
Here:

8.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Cobb County:

23.8%
Georgia:

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

17.4%
State:

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
Financial Administration 1$5,279$63,3480$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,234$49,4040$0
Judicial and Legal 2$4,836$29,0160$0
Police Protection - Officers 24$80,329$40,1650$0
Police - Other 7$19,341$33,1560$0
Firefighters 21$75,833$43,3330$0
Correction 4$9,544$28,6320$0
Streets and Highways 8$25,241$37,8620$0
Solid Waste Management 3$7,268$29,0720$0
Sewerage 3$11,484$45,9360$0
Parks and Recreation 4$8,331$24,9930$0
Water Supply 5$11,976$28,7422$3,384
Other and Unallocable 13$36,282$33,4913$2,135
Totals for Government 97$303,978$37,6065$5,519

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

  • Construction - General: $2,416,000 ($356.24)
    General Public Buildings: $552,000 ($81.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,236,000 ($182.25)
    Fire Protection: $957,000 ($141.11)
    Water Utilities: $800,000 ($117.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $720,000 ($106.16)
    Sewerage: $534,000 ($78.74)
    Central Staff Services: $220,000 ($32.44)
    Corrections - Other: $174,000 ($25.66)
    Regular Highways: $170,000 ($25.07)
    General Public Buildings: $163,000 ($24.03)
    General - Other: $134,000 ($19.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $115,000 ($16.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $100,000 ($14.74)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $54,000 ($7.96)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($2.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $52,000 ($7.67)
    Water Utilities: $34,000 ($5.01)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($3.39)
    General Public Building: $13,000 ($1.92)
    Central Staff: $8,000 ($1.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,726,000 ($401.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $58,000 ($8.55)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $994,000 ($146.56)
    All Other: $241,000 ($35.54)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($1.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $43,000 ($6.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $17,000 ($2.51)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,824,000 ($268.95)
    Interest Earnings: $394,000 ($58.09)
    Rents: $66,000 ($9.73)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($0.59)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,491,000 ($219.85)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $3,548,000 ($523.15)
    Property: $538,000 ($79.33)
    Other Selective Sales: $195,000 ($28.75)
    NEC: $188,000 ($27.72)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $144,000 ($21.23)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,335,000 ($196.84)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,900,000 ($427.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,310,000 ($340.61)
    Water Utilities: $1,195,000 ($176.20)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $590,000 ($86.99)
    Water Utilities: $140,000 ($20.64)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,403,000 ($1091.57)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $55,000 ($8.11)

12.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,003 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.48%
Georgia average:

10.98%

1.64% of residents moved from foreign countries ($798 average AGI)
Cobb County:

1.64%
Georgia average:

0.39%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Fulton County, GA  1.72% ($57,248 average AGI)
from DeKalb County, GA  0.77% ($44,855)
from Cherokee County, GA  0.52% ($45,137)


10.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,423 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.45%
Georgia average:

9.55%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($294 average AGI)
Cobb County:

0.07%
Georgia average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Fulton County, GA  1.74% ($52,974 average AGI)
to Paulding County, GA  0.95% ($44,234)
to Cherokee County, GA  0.90% ($52,570)

Strongest AM radio stations in Austell:

  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)
  • WDWD (590 AM; 5 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WGKA (1190 AM; 25 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Austell:

  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB-FM (98.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSTR (94.1 FM; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WVEE (103.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZGC (92.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ATLANTA)
  • WAMJ (102.5 FM; MABLETON, GA; Owner: NEW MABLETON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLCL (105.7 FM; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W265BD (100.9 FM; WOODSTOCK, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WREK (91.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO COMMNS. BD, GEORGIA INST. TECH)
  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Austell:

  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • W24AL (Channel 24; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WATC (Channel 57; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)
  • W38CU (Channel 38; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KOREAN AMERICAN TV BROADCASTING CORP.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Austell, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 28
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 48
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 7
  • Fatalities: 29
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 76
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Georgia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 147
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 246
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

See more detailed statistics of Austell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10
Total length: 80 meters (262ft)
Total costs: $640,000
Total average daily traffic: 123,944
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,733

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 4
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 3
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Austell, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

129 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Austell)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Austell, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Austell)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 560XL (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 13, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-fan
    N-Number: 100YB , Serial Number: 560-5136
    Registrant (Corporation): Peach Aviation LLC, C/O Yancey Bros Co/Blair Curtis / 330 Lee Industrial Blvd, Austell, GA 30168
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 201GE , Serial Number: 24-0103, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 02/14/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Michael W Sanders, 2083 Old Alabama Rd, Austell, GA 30168
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 320E (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3405Q , Serial Number: 320E-0005, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 08/11/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Darrel J Cavin, 1586 Silver Ridge Dr, Austell, GA 30106
  • Aircraft: JACOBS STEVEN F BENSEN B-8-M (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 55343 , Serial Number: 1
    Registrant (Individual): Steven F Jacobs, 1190 Laurel Log Place, Austell, GA 30001
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7046F , Serial Number: 15063646, Year manufactured: 1966
    Registrant (Corporation): Metro Aero Inc, 1522 Priscilla Lane, Austell, GA 30001
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7823T , Serial Number: 47423, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1960
    Registrant (Corporation): Ljd Inc, 6991 Sibyl Dr, Austell, GA 30001
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8499U , Serial Number: 17252399, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/1964
    Registrant (Individual): John D Silverthorne, 958 Ellison Court, Austell, GA 30001



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED46$127,2707$103,09367$143,0482$26,7306$74,4681$3,530
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$113,7201$75,14013$138,9150$02$87,4950$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$111,9552$35,05060$129,3875$33,2845$108,8280$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$128,2603$72,11330$131,6391$79,6805$86,8400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$102,3701$83,71010$137,7241$93,3001$136,6700$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0314.07

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$96,5751$111,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$55,4701$113,470
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$67,580
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$122,040
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0314.07

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 338
  • Hazardous Condition: 149
  • Service Call: 68
  • Good Intent Call: 16

Incident types - Austell


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Austell, GA

Most common first names in Austell, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7475.3 years
Mary6979.0 years
William4975.3 years
John4275.4 years
Robert4070.5 years
Mildred2679.9 years
Dorothy2576.2 years
Betty2368.9 years
Charles1972.7 years
Louise1884.1 years
Most common last names in Austell, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3572.1 years
Brown2874.1 years
Williams2370.5 years
Johnson2072.6 years
Taylor1770.9 years
Anderson1575.0 years
Moore1476.7 years
Thomas1365.7 years
Jones1370.6 years
Morris1278.6 years
Businesses in Austell, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1OfficeMax1
Arby's1Panda Express1
Ben & Jerry's2Payless1
Burger King1Penske2
Burlington Coat Factory1PetSmart1
CVS1Popeyes1
Catherines1Quality1
Chick-Fil-A1RadioShack1
Church's Chicken1Red Lobster1
Cold Stone Creamery2Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Sleep Inn1
Discount Tire1Sprint Nextel1
DressBarn1Staples1
Econo Lodge1Starbucks1
FedEx7Steak 'n Shake1
GameStop1T-Mobile2
Hobby Lobby1T.J.Maxx1
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
Home Depot1Target1
IHOP1U-Haul3
Johnny Rockets1UPS5
Jones New York1Verizon Wireless1
Knights Inn1Waffle House1
Kohl's1Walgreens1
LA Fitness1Walmart1
Lowe's1Wendy's1
McDonald's2Wingate1
Nike4
Browse common businesses in Austell, GA


Austell on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other protective service workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Personal appearance workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most fire safe hotels and motels per 100,000 population (pop 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers in 2006 per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 (30168) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ghanian first ancestries"
  • #77 (30106) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Nigerian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #93 (30168) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Sierra Leonean first ancestries"
  • #97 (30106) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Bulgarian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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Total of 52 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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