Baconton, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 827 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.9%
 
Males: 442  (53.5%)
Females: 385  (46.5%)
Median resident age:

32.0 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 31716.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,205 (it was $22,917 in 2000)
Baconton:

$45,205
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,240 (it was $9,964 in 2000)

Baconton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $82,496 (it was $51,700 in 2000)
Baconton:

$82,496
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $80,299; detached houses: $88,751; mobile homes: $56,025

Median gross rent in 2019: $774.

March 2019 cost of living index in Baconton: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.7%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.9% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Baconton, GA (2019)
    • 62654.7%Black alone
    • 50043.7%White alone
    • 151.3%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Baconton, Georgia as of September 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Baconton is 56 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (21.3%), Irish (1.9%), German (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 180 feet

Land area: 1.28 square miles.

Population density: 644 people per square mile   (low).

Baconton, Georgia map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,218 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $933 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Dougherty, GA (14.1 miles , pop. 59,680).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (141.8 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (677.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Putney, GA (2.7 miles ),
Camilla, GA (3.2 miles ),
Newton, GA (3.4 miles ),
Sale City, GA (3.4 miles ),
East Dougherty, GA (3.7 miles ),
West Dougherty, GA (3.8 miles ),
Albany, GA (3.8 miles ),
Bridgeboro, GA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 31.38 N, Longitude: 84.16 W

Area code: 229

Distribution of median household income in Baconton, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Baconton, GA in 2019
Baconton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $35,400
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $61,000
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $58,600
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,600
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,600
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,600
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $70,600
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $179,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Baconton, GA residents
Average permit cost in Baconton, GA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.1%
Georgia:

5.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +177 (+28.2%).
Most common industries in Baconton, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (11.1%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Food (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (14.2%)
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Public administration (9.7%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Social assistance (7.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Baconton, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (11.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)

Average climate in Baconton, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Baconton, Georgia average temperatures Baconton, Georgia average precipitation Baconton, Georgia humidity Baconton, Georgia wind speed Baconton, Georgia snowfall Baconton, Georgia sunshine Baconton, Georgia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.2. This is about average.

City:

71.2
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.96. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.96
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Baconton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/13/2000, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Baconton city center killed 11 people and injured 175 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 3/20/2003, a category F3 tornado 12.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 200 people and caused $7 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Baconton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 184.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 198.3 miles away from Baconton center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 231.9 miles away from Baconton 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 228.8 miles away from Baconton center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 231.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 257.8 miles away from Baconton 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 Mitchell County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Baconton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Baconton:

  • MITCHELL COUNTY NURSING HOMES (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CAMILLA, GA)
  • MITCHELL COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CAMILLA, GA)
  • DCI ALBANY WEST TOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; ALBANY, GA)
  • DCI EAST ALBANY (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; ALBANY, GA)
  • PHOEBE CARESOUTH HC ALBANY II (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ALBANY, GA)
  • DCI ALBANY (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; ALBANY, GA)
  • VISTACARE OF GEORGIA- ALBANY (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ALBANY, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Baconton:

  • Albany Technical College (about 13 miles; Albany, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,707)
  • Albany State University (about 14 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Darton State College (about 15 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 39 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Bainbridge State College (about 40 miles; Bainbridge, GA; FT enrollment: 2,308)
  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 48 miles; Americus, GA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 59 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)

Public high school in Baconton:

Public elementary/middle school in Baconton:

  • NORTH MITCHELL COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 15815 GA HIGHWAY 93, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Baconton

Points of interest:

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Birthplace of: Golden "Big" Wheeler - Chicago blues singer.

Mitchell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

BACONTON (Population served: 975, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-12-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-07-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2006)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1994, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-1999), St Intentional no-action (OCT-31-2001)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
BOYNTON GROVE MHP (Population served: 52, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1996, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-1998), St Intentional no-action (OCT-31-2001)
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

77.0%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.8%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Baconton:

Marital status in Baconton, GA
  • Never married: 35.8%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 6.4%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

For population 25 years and over in Baconton:

  • High school or higher: 79.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Georgia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Baconton, GA (based on Mitchell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,91132
Black Protestant1,92810
Mainline Protestant1,1729
Catholic2591
Other41
None11,224-
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: 13
Here:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
This county:

8.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Mitchell County:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

11.7%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

33.3%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mitchell County:

12.7%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.9%
Georgia:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.8%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.7
Georgia:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.5%
Georgia:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.3%
Georgia:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Here:

37.4%
Georgia:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

51.4%
Georgia:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Baconton:

84.0%
Georgia:

80.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Baconton, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 6$11,071$22,1420$0
Financial Administration 2$6,497$38,9821$1,205
Totals for Government 8$17,568$26,3521$1,205

Baconton government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $48,000 ($58.04)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($30.23)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $167,000 ($201.93)
    Sewerage: $158,000 ($191.05)
    Regular Highways: $106,000 ($128.17)
    General Public Buildings: $62,000 ($74.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($71.34)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($41.11)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($8.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000 ($7.26)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($6.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $26,000 ($31.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $4,000 ($4.84)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($10.88)

Baconton government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $131,000 ($158.40)
    Other: $104,000 ($125.76)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $79,000 ($95.53)
    Other: $8,000 ($9.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($4.84)
    Rents: $4,000 ($4.84)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($3.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $59,000 ($71.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $34,000 ($41.11)
  • Tax - Property: $113,000 ($136.64)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $57,000 ($68.92)
    Public Utilities Sales: $41,000 ($49.58)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $19,000 ($22.97)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($4.84)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.21)

Baconton government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $490,000 ($592.50)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $452,000 ($546.55)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000 ($45.95)

Baconton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $214,000 ($258.77)

5.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($29,040 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.80%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dougherty County, GA  1.13% ($29,077 average AGI)
from Grady County, GA  0.55% ($33,395)
from Colquitt County, GA  0.54% ($21,243)


6.18% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($25,745 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.18%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dougherty County, GA  1.29% ($23,090 average AGI)
to Thomas County, GA  0.59% ($29,537)
to Colquitt County, GA  0.56% ($23,487)

Businesses in Baconton, GA

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Baconton:

  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WALG (1590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WMTM (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGPC (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMGR (930 AM; 5 kW; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: DECATUR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSRA (1250 AM; 1 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIFELINE RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Baconton:

  • WQVE (105.5 FM; CAMILLA, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOBB (100.3 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJAD (103.5 FM; LEESBURG, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJIZ-FM (96.3 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRXZ (106.1 FM; SYLVESTER, GA; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WMTM-FM (93.9 FM; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • W273AE (102.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WNUQ (101.7 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZIQ (106.5 FM; SMITHVILLE, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WUNV (91.7 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WZBN (102.1 FM; SYLVESTER, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWXC (90.7 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LAMAD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAEF (90.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WEGC (107.7 FM; SASSER, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Baconton:

  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • W19CP (Channel 19; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV)
  • W34CZ (Channel 34; ALBANY, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W02CE (Channel 2; CAMILLA, GA; Owner: MITCHELL COUNTY TELEVISION)
  • WBKL-LP (Channel 35; ALBANY, GA; Owner: GWENDOLYN BOONE)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WACS-TV (Channel 25; DAWSON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • Baconton, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents29
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count11906
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents18209
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3698
  • Fatalities13182
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents29606
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1587
See more detailed statistics of Baconton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 203ft / 62.3mTotal length
  • $71,187,000Total costs
  • 109,650Total average daily traffic
  • 2,572Total average daily truck traffic
  • 164,475Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Baconton, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 31920-1929
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Baconton, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Baconton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 31.375167 Lon: -84.163222, Call Sign: WPTP768,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.672 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/2001, Expiration Date: 11/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2012, Certifier: Janice Yeager, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BACONTON, 8947 Delta Pine Road (Lat: 31.365444 Lon: -84.149528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.1 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQQW480,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 03/14/2013, Expiration Date: 03/14/2023, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • GREENOUGH, 4.5 Miles Se Of (Lat: 31.317111 Lon: -84.114056), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: KJL38,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3710.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3870.00 MHz, 3870.00 MHz, 3950.00 MHz, 3950.00 MHz, 4030.00 MHz, 4030.00 MHz... (+3 more), Grant Date: 01/16/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/27/1998, Registrant: At&t Communications Of The Southern States, 1200 Peachtree Street Ne, Atlanta, GA 30309

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Baconton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7962E, N7962E, N-7962E, Serial Number: 17762, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 10/28/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 08/21/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Milton B Jr Powell, 7275 Bluff Rd, Baconton, GA 31716

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 34. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 62 took place in 2008, and the least - 15 in 2017. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Baconton, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.9%), and Structure Fires (29.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Baconton, GA
    • 27850.9%Outside Fires
    • 16229.7%Structure Fires
    • 10018.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 61.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Baconton, GA
Most common first names in Baconton, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2072.8 years
John1676.4 years
William1073.3 years
Willie1075.1 years
George875.2 years
Robert868.8 years
Charles868.6 years
Annie672.8 years
Charlie670.8 years
Frank579.0 years
Most common last names in Baconton, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1568.4 years
Williams1380.6 years
Collins1171.8 years
Morey1076.6 years
Jones968.5 years
Robinson970.7 years
Bradley973.1 years
Brown865.9 years
Davis866.9 years
Moore775.7 years


Baconton compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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