For population 25 years and over in Axson:
For population 15 years and over in Axson CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (88.5 miles , pop. 76,939).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (91.1 miles , pop. 735,617).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (737.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Pearson, GA (2.9 miles ), Waresboro, GA (3.4 miles ), Dixie Union, GA (3.5 miles ), Argyle, GA (3.8 miles) , Nicholls, GA (4.1 miles ), Homerville, GA (4.1 miles ), Douglas, GA (4.2 miles ), Manor, GA (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 31.28 N, Longitude: 82.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 912
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Axson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Axson, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Axson-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 41% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/18/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Axson place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/11/1952, a category F3 tornado 30.2 miles away from the place center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Axson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 80.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Atkinson County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Religion statistics for Axson (based on Atkinson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.43%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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6.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($21,297 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,698 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Axson)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
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