Austell, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 7,215 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +34.6%
Males: 3,273  (45.4%)
Females: 3,942  (54.6%)
Median resident age:

35.0 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 30106, 30127, 30168.

Austell Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,887 (it was $38,933 in 2000)
Austell:

$51,887
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,485 (it was $15,924 in 2000)

Austell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $131,838 (it was $79,600 in 2000)
Austell:

$131,838
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $311,266; detached houses: $318,641; townhouses or other attached units: $221,701; in 2-unit structures: $712,620; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $124,181; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $311,587; mobile homes: $491,794

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,037.

March 2019 cost of living index in Austell: 94.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.6%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.4% for Black residents, 13.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.7% for other race residents, 30.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Austell, GA (2010)
    • 3,59354.6%Black alone
    • 1,93229.4%White alone
    • 78211.9%Hispanic
    • 1342.0%Two or more races
    • 961.5%Asian alone
    • 220.3%Other race alone
    • 130.2%American Indian alone
    • 90.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Austell detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 86 registered sex offenders living in Austell, Georgia as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Austell is 84 to 1.


Crime rates in Austell by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.8)
1
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(44.8)
2
(28.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.5)
1
(14.2)
2
(30.0)
2
(29.7)
2
(29.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(74.7)
6
(86.0)
5
(69.4)
6
(82.6)
3
(42.7)
3
(45.0)
5
(74.2)
4
(58.7)
7
(97.2)
8
(109.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
70
(1,045)
54
(774.1)
62
(860.9)
44
(605.5)
38
(541.0)
27
(404.9)
50
(741.5)
34
(498.5)
31
(430.3)
44
(602.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
65
(970.6)
56
(802.8)
46
(638.7)
66
(908.2)
55
(783.0)
60
(899.8)
41
(608.0)
37
(542.5)
27
(374.8)
25
(342.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
304
(4,539)
175
(2,509)
201
(2,791)
174
(2,394)
188
(2,677)
155
(2,325)
125
(1,854)
139
(2,038)
117
(1,624)
125
(1,712)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
38
(567.4)
35
(501.7)
36
(499.9)
30
(412.8)
24
(341.7)
18
(269.9)
10
(148.3)
15
(219.9)
33
(458.1)
18
(246.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(14.9)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/A1
(15.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)562.2400.2444.9387.8321.6296.0322.9277.9243.1265.6

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City-data.com crime index in Austell, GA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 29 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.74
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: Jamaican (3.9%), African (3.5%), American (3.4%), English (3.4%), Kenyan (3.0%), Italian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 920 feet

Land area: 5.69 square miles.

Population density: 1,268 people per square mile   (low).

Austell, Georgia map

929 residents are foreign born (6.1% Latin America, 5.5% Africa).

This city:

12.6%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,138 (0.8%)

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 )

Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 84.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,558 (+34.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 336 (9.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Austell, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Austell, GA in 2017

Property values in Austell, GA

Austell satellite photo by USGS

Austell tourist attractions:

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
  • 2013: 40 buildings, average cost: $188,900
  • 2014: 46 buildings, average cost: $163,600
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2016: 27 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2017: 17 buildings, average cost: $107,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Austell, GA residents
Average permit cost in Austell, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
Georgia:

3.7%
Historical population in Austell, GA
Historical housing units in Austell, GA

Population change in the 1990s: +1,049 (+24.3%).
Most common industries in Austell, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (17.6%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (29.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.2%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (3.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Austell, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.5%)

Average climate in Austell, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 80.8. This is about average.

City:

80.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.272. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.272
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 1.87. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.87
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.563. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.563
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00153. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00153
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Austell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 71% 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 slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% 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 Austell center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 123.5 miles away from the city 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 153.5 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 142.4 miles away from Austell 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 241.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 306.0 miles away from Austell 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 Cobb County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Austell topographic map

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

Hospitals in Austell:

  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES ( AUSTELL ) (5990 LOVE STREET)
  • WELLSTAR COBB HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 3950 AUSTELL RD)
  • WELLSTAR COMMUNITY HOSPICE (4040 HOSPITAL WEST DRIVE)

Nursing Homes in Austell:

  • ANDERSON MILL HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2130 ANDERSON MILL RD)
  • PRESBYTERIAN VILLAGE (2000 EAST-WEST CONNECTOR)
  • PROMINA COBB TRANSITIONAL CARE (3950 AUSTELL ROAD)
  • UNIHEALTH POST-ACUTE CARE - AUSTELL (1700 MULKEY RD)

Dialysis Facilities in Austell:

  • COBB DIALYSIS (3865 MEDICAL PARK DRIVE)
  • COLONIAL SPRINGS DIALYSIS (2840 EAST WEST CONNECTOR)
  • DAVITA AUSTELL RENAL (3642 MARATHON CIRCLE)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES SOUTH COBB (1886 STALLION PARKWAY)

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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Austell:

  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 10 miles; Marietta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 8,173)
  • Southern Polytechnic State University (about 11 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 5,258)
  • Morehouse College (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Clark Atlanta University (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,201)
  • Spelman College (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,383)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus (about 15 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 24,183)
  • Georgia State University (about 15 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 30,264)

Public high school in Austell:

Private high school in Austell:

  • CUMBERLAND CHRISTIAN ACADEMY PK-12 (Students: 368, Location: 2356 CLAY RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Austell:

Private elementary/middle schools in Austell:

  • DESTINY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 117, Location: 7400 FACTORY SHOALS RD, Grades: PK-4)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD LEARNING CENTER (Students: 79, Location: 888 EAST WEST CONNECTOR, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Austell

Points of interest:

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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

Main business address in Austell: CARAUSTAR INDUSTRIES INC (A). Display/hide its location 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).

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).

Cobb County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Austell that have no violations reported:

  • AUSTELL (Address: SUITE 101 , Population served: 6,516, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
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
6 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

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

For population 15 years and over in Austell:

Marital status in Austell, GA
  • Never married: 40.8%
  • Now married: 38.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

For population 25 years and over in Austell:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Georgia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Austell
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Austell, GA (based on Cobb County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant196,846303
Catholic76,9887
Mainline Protestant71,01871
Other15,54349
Black Protestant12,22818
Orthodox1,7001
None313,755-
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: 98
Cobb County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

8.16 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

8.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.8%
Georgia:

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

17.4%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Austell:

46.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Austell:

44.2%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Austell:

29.1
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.7%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Austell:

11.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Austell:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Austell:

34.2%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

54.8%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.5%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Austell, 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
Firefighters 22$80,701$44,0190$0
Police Protection - Officers 19$74,088$46,7920$0
Water Supply 15$47,970$38,3760$0
Streets and Highways 10$25,223$30,2680$0
Parks and Recreation 7$25,272$43,3230$0
Police - Other 5$11,484$27,5620$0
Correction 5$16,458$39,4990$0
Judicial and Legal 3$7,950$31,8000$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,734$52,4047$14,400
Financial Administration 1$5,603$67,2361$602
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 89$303,483$40,9198$15,002

Austell government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $316,000 ($43.80)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $39,484,000 ($5472.49)
    General - Other: $12,083,000 ($1674.71)
    Sewerage: $3,596,000 ($498.41)
    Police Protection: $2,107,000 ($292.03)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,821,000 ($252.39)
    Water Utilities: $1,776,000 ($246.15)
    Financial Administration: $1,053,000 ($145.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $649,000 ($89.95)
    Central Staff Services: $573,000 ($79.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $426,000 ($59.04)
    General Public Buildings: $221,000 ($30.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $205,000 ($28.41)
    Natural Resources - Other: $14,000 ($1.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $62,000 ($8.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $316,000 ($43.80)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,602,000 ($1330.84)

Austell government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,574,000 ($356.76)
    Other: $1,986,000 ($275.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $349,000 ($48.37)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $118,000 ($16.35)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $3,118,000 ($432.16)
    General Local Government Support: $50,000 ($6.93)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,286,000 ($178.24)
    Fines and Forfeits: $388,000 ($53.78)
    Special Assessments: $176,000 ($24.39)
    Interest Earnings: $110,000 ($15.25)
    Sale of Property: $32,000 ($4.44)
    General Revenue - Other: $31,000 ($4.30)
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000 ($1.94)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $42,310,000 ($5864.17)
    Water Utilities: $721,000 ($99.93)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $4,298,000 ($595.70)
    Property: $1,096,000 ($151.91)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $384,000 ($53.22)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $139,000 ($19.27)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $108,000 ($14.97)
    Other License: $40,000 ($5.54)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000 ($0.42)

Austell government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,530,000 ($212.06)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,530,000 ($212.06)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $202,000 ($28.00)

Austell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $50,183,000 ($6955.37)

10.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,630 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.00%
Georgia average:

9.49%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($306 average AGI)
Cobb County:

0.04%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fulton County, GA  1.80% ($68,668 average AGI)
from DeKalb County, GA  0.74% ($58,921)
from Cherokee County, GA  0.59% ($52,952)


10.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,402 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.02%
Georgia average:

9.04%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($443 average AGI)
Cobb County:

0.06%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fulton County, GA  1.76% ($79,428 average AGI)
to Cherokee County, GA  0.85% ($71,400)
to Paulding County, GA  0.71% ($49,162)
Businesses in Austell, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike4
Advance Auto Parts1OfficeMax1
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
Dressbarn1Starbucks1
Econo Lodge1Steak 'n Shake1
FedEx7T-Mobile2
GameStop1T.J.Maxx1
Hobby Lobby1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1Target1
Home Depot1U-Haul3
IHOP1UPS5
Johnny Rockets1Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York1Waffle House1
Knights Inn1Walgreens1
Kohl's1Walmart1
LA Fitness1Wendy's1
Lowe's1Wingate1
McDonald's2

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.)
Austell fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Austell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 308ft / 93.6mTotal length
  • $31,508,000Total costs
  • 210,710Total average daily traffic
  • 5,498Total average daily truck traffic
  • 246,375Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Austell, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Austell, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

28 (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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 09/10/2004
    Registrant (LLC): Peach Aviation LLC, C/O Yancey Bros Co/P Wetherington / 330 Lee Industrial Blvd, Austell, GA 30168
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/18/1978, Exported to: Canada
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 05/30/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Michael W Sanders, 2083 Old Alabama Rd, Austell, GA 30168
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 310R (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 310ED , Serial Number: 310R0208, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 05/01/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 07/23/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph E W Wilson, 473 Landmark Way, Austell, GA 30168
  • Aircraft: VANS AIRCRAFT INC RV-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 521HC , Serial Number: 120432, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 08/11/2014
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Lenol J Clark, 1950 Collins Blvd, Austell, GA 30106, Other Owners: David L Clark
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9367E , Serial Number: 11AC-1005, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 02/02/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Yancey & Jamieson LLC, 6934 Oak Ridge Commerce Way, Austell, GA 30168
  • Aircraft: JOHN P CORBETT RUTAN LONG-EZ (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 950JC , Serial Number: 1298, Certificate Issue Date: 10/25/2016
    Registrant (Individual): John P Corbett, 2013 Warren Dr, Austell, GA 30106

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 in Austell, GA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Austell, GA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 163. The highest number of fires - 338 took place in 2006, and the least - 9 in 2003. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Austell, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (42.9%), and Structure Fires (32.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Austell, GA
    • 1,19342.9%Outside Fires
    • 89532.2%Structure Fires
    • 54519.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1455.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Austell, GA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Austell, Georgia:

  • Quality Inn & Suites, 1100 N Blairs Bridge Rd, Austell, Georgia 30168 , Phone: (770) 941-1499
  • Wingate Inn Atlanta/Next To Six Flags, 65 S Service Rd, Austell, Georgia 30168 , Phone: (770) 948-7877, Fax: (770) 948-5393
  • Howard Johnson Inn At Six Flags, 95 S Service Rd, Austell, Georgia 30168 , Phone: (770) 941-1400, Fax: (770) 819-9988
  • Holiday Inn Express Powder Springs Ga, 3741 Tramore Pointe Pkwy SW, Austell, Georgia 30106 , Phone: (770) 349-8000, Fax: (770) 349-8001
  • Econo Lodge, 200 Six Flags Pkwy, Austell, Georgia 30168 , Phone: (770) 941-2255
  • Super 8 Austell / Six Flags, 7377 Six Flags Dr, Austell, Georgia 30168 , Phone: (770) 944-2110, Fax: (770) 485-7619
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Austell, Georgia
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Austell, GA
  • 69.8%Utility gas
  • 25.0%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 1.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Austell, GA
  • 58.1%Electricity
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Austell compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Austell on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Barbados (population 500+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Nigeria (population 500+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 (30106) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #100 (30168) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Subsaharan African first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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