Barnesville, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 6,670 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.7%
 
Males: 2,964  (44.4%)
Females: 3,706  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  30.2 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30204.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,285 (it was $30,375 in 2000)
Barnesville:

$34,285
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,620 (it was $15,423 in 2000)

Barnesville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,514 (it was $72,700 in 2000)
Barnesville:

$100,514
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $606.

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  • Races in Barnesville, GA (2010)

    Barnesville races chart
    • 3,79556.2%Black alone
    • 2,69139.8%White alone
    • 1251.9%Two or more races
    • 1111.6%Hispanic
    • 210.3%Asian alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.06%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Barnesville: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (13.9%), English (6.4%), Irish (5.2%), German (4.1%), French (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 5.66 square miles.

Population density: 1,179 people per square mile   (low).

Barnesville,GA real estate house value index trend

Barnesville, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Barnesville:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Barnesville city:

  • Never married: 49.7%
  • Now married: 29.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

53 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Barnesville, Georgia as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Barnesville to the number of sex offenders is 311 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,182 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,068 (1.1%)

Barnesville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (32.9 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (50.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (637.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Aldora, GA (1.1 miles) , Milner, GA (2.2 miles ), The Rock, GA (2.8 miles) , The Rock-Yatesville, GA (3.0 miles ), Meansville, GA (3.0 miles) , Yatesville, GA (3.1 miles ), Orchard Hill, GA (3.1 miles ), Zebulon, GA (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $74,300
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $74,300
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $74,300
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 2005: 28 buildings, average cost: $65,300
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $143,200
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $61,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.05 N, Longitude: 84.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +754 (+11.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 984 (45.7%)

Area codes: 678, 770

Barnesville household income distribution Barnesville home values distribution

Crime rates in Barnesville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000001130
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.016.214.645.00.0
Rapes 112013327N/A
per 100,000 176.132.00.016.850.048.729.2105.1N/A
Robberies 3151296362
per 100,000 48.016.083.5201.5150.097.443.890.130.8
Assaults 414033N/A714731197
per 100,000 656.5640.8551.2N/A1,183.1763.1453.0285.2107.9
Burglaries 222545507135322941
per 100,000 352.3400.5751.6839.51,183.1568.3467.6435.4631.8
Thefts 8461139192160133147187275
per 100,000 1,345.1977.32,321.73,223.62,666.22,159.42,147.92,807.44,237.9
Auto thefts 12129671361611
per 100,000 192.2192.2150.3100.7116.6211.187.7240.2169.5
Arson N/A0N/A10000N/A
per 100,000 N/A0.0N/A16.80.00.00.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.6) 389.3246.7299.6389.3532.5405.5288.5429.9352.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Barnesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +830 (+16.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Barnesville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Barnesville, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Barnesville-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/2/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Barnesville city center injured 3 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.8 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Barnesville-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 130.8 miles away from Barnesville 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 180.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 226.2 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 190.3 miles away from Barnesville center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 233.0 miles away from the city 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 Lamar County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Birthplace of: Jimmy Lavender - Baseball player, Louise Smith - Racing driver, Alvin Toles - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Barnesville:

  • HERITAGE INN OF BARNESVILLE HEALTH AND REHAB (946 VETERANS PARKWAY)
  • BARNESVILLE DIALYSIS (783 HWY 341 S)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Barnesville:

  • MONROE COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; FORSYTH, GA)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF FORSYTH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FORSYTH, GA)
  • GRIFFIN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • RENAISSANCE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • AMEDISYS NORTHWEST LLC D/B/A AMEDISY HH OF GRIFFIN (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • HEALTHFIELD HOME HEALTH OF GRIFFIN (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; GRIFFIN, GA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - THOMASTON (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; THOMASTON, GA)

airports located in Barnesville:

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College/University in Barnesville:

  • Gordon State College (Full-time enrollment: 3,336; Location: 419 College Dr; Public; Website: www.gordonstate.edu/)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Barnesville:

  • Southern Crescent Technical College (about 17 miles; Griffin, GA; Full-time enrollment: 4,168)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 30 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • Mercer University (about 34 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 39 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Clayton State University (about 39 miles; Morrow, GA; FT enrollment: 5,844)
  • Georgia Perimeter College (about 45 miles; Decatur, GA; FT enrollment: 17,138)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 46 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)

Public high school in Barnesville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Barnesville:

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Notable locations in Barnesville: Barnesville Fire Department (A), Lamar County Fire and Rescue Station 1 Grove Street (B), Lamar County Courthouse (C), Carnegie Library of Barnesville (D), Barnesville City Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Barnesville include: Calvary Church (A), First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Country Hearth Inn - Barnesville (648 Highway 341 S), Barnesville Motel (893 Highway 341 South), Country Court Motel (2105 South Highway 341).

Lamar County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2008 was 22.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 18.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.6
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.1%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.0%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Barnesville in 2010:

  • 989 people in college/university student housing
  • 203 people in state prisons
  • 106 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 93 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 30 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Barnesville in 2000:

  • 537 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 162 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 117 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Barnesville (2011 data):

  • United Bank: Ingles Branch at 625 South Highway 341, branch established on 1995/02/06; 308 Thomaston Street Branch at 308 Thomaston Street, branch established on 1972/06/01. Info updated 2010/10/25: Bank assets: $1,047.3 mil, Deposits: $939.3 mil, headquarters in Zebulon, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: United Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Barnesville city (based on Lamar County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,15918
Black Protestant1,1966
Mainline Protestant95510
Other161
Catholic--
None6,991-
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: 3
Lamar County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Lamar County:

7.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

7.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.0%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Lamar County:

30.0%
Georgia:

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

11.2%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.7%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Barnesville:

29.7
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Barnesville:

18.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Barnesville:

12.0%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Barnesville:

6.7
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Barnesville:

33.0%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

53.1%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.0%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Barnesville, 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
Financial Administration 2$14,952$89,7120$0
Other Government Administration 6$21,073$42,1460$0
Police Protection - Officers 17$53,325$37,6410$0
Police - Other 2$5,107$30,6420$0
Firefighters 5$16,835$40,4040$0
Streets and Highways 2$5,253$31,5180$0
Solid Waste Management 3$9,319$37,2760$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,147$36,8820$0
Water Supply 6$19,616$39,2320$0
Electric Power 6$22,415$44,8300$0
Totals for Government 51$174,042$40,9510$0

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,075,000 ($610.94)
    Police Protection: $735,000 ($110.19)
    Water Utilities: $613,000 ($91.90)
    Regular Highways: $588,000 ($88.16)
    Central Staff Services: $580,000 ($86.96)
    Sewerage: $409,000 ($61.32)
    General - Other: $391,000 ($58.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $384,000 ($57.57)
    Fire Protection: $219,000 ($32.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $150,000 ($22.49)
    Libraries: $111,000 ($16.64)
    General Public Buildings: $19,000 ($2.85)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($2.70)
    Housing & Community Development: $9,000 ($1.35)
    Corrections - Other: $9,000 ($1.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($0.60)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($3.30)
    General: $16,000 ($2.40)
    Corrections: $9,000 ($1.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $159,000 ($23.84)
    Police Protection: $43,000 ($6.45)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($1.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,795,000 ($269.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $363,000 ($54.42)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $633,000 ($94.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $465,000 ($69.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $65,000 ($9.75)
    All Other: $22,000 ($3.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $462,000 ($69.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $275,000 ($41.23)
    Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($2.40)
    Rents: $9,000 ($1.35)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,875,000 ($730.88)
    Water Utilities: $950,000 ($142.43)
  • Tax - Property: $359,000 ($53.82)
    Other Selective Sales: $240,000 ($35.98)
    Public Utilities: $145,000 ($21.74)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $144,000 ($21.59)
    NEC: $108,000 ($16.19)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $6,516,000 ($976.91)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $124,000 ($18.59)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $6,422,000 ($962.82)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $217,000 ($32.53)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $21,000 ($3.15)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $213,000 ($31.93)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $258,000 ($38.68)

8.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,781 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.47%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Spalding County, GA  2.35% ($26,707 average AGI)
from Pike County, GA  0.64% ($31,833)
from Henry County, GA  0.55% ($38,516)


8.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.32%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Spalding County, GA  1.88% ($21,953 average AGI)
to Upson County, GA  0.74% ($27,548)
to Henry County, GA  0.69% ($32,282)

Strongest AM radio stations in Barnesville:

  • WBAF (1090 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BARNESVILLE, GA; Owner: BARNESVILLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHIE (1320 AM; 5 kW; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: CHAPPELL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Barnesville:

  • WKEU-FM (88.9 FM; THE ROCK, GA; Owner: GEORGIA FOUNDATION OF PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEKS (92.5 FM; ZEBULON, GA; Owner: SPALDING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQMJ (100.1 FM; FORSYTH, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYNF (96.5 FM; GRAY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKZJ (95.7 FM; GREENVILLE, GA; Owner: DAVIS B/CASTING OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • WJGA-FM (92.1 FM; JACKSON, GA; Owner: EARNHART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTGA-FM (101.1 FM; THOMASTON, GA; Owner: RADIO GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WMVV (90.7 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: LIFE RADIO MINISTRIES, INC)
  • W290AG (105.9 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQBZ (106.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJTG (91.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: JOY PUBLIC B/CNG CORP)

TV broadcast stations around Barnesville:

  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WDMA-LP (Channel 32; MACON, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W52CL (Channel 52; MACON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WPGA-TV (Channel 58; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGT-TV (Channel 41; MACON, GA; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMAZ-TV (Channel 13; MACON, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WGXA (Channel 24; MACON, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MACON LICENSE LLC)
Barnesville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Barnesville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 28m92ftTotal length
  • 42,880Total average daily traffic
  • 426Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Barnesville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • STATION, 1 Mi E Of Ga On Coggins Rd (Lat: 33.066778 Lon: -84.131000), Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WNEM553
    Assigned Frequencies: 1985.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/1998, Expiration Date: 12/09/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2000Registrant: Phone: (205) 325-3804
  • STATION, 1 Mi E Of (Lat: 33.066778 Lon: -84.131000), Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WNTR883
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.331 MHz, 928.331 MHzGrant Date: 05/24/2008, Expiration Date: 07/21/2018Registrant: El Paso - Southern Natural Gas, 569 Brookwood Village, Suite 501, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 325-3513, Fax: (205) 325-3730, Email:
  • Hog Mtn (Lat: 33.069833 Lon: -84.144333), Overall height: 102.1 m, Call Sign: WNTX686
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.312 MHz, 952.312 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2000, Expiration Date: 01/24/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2010Registrant: Phone: (770) 564-4800
  • 1 Mi E Of Ga On Coggins Rd (Lat: 33.066778 Lon: -84.131000), Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WPNC919
    Assigned Frequencies: 1945.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/27/1997, Expiration Date: 03/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/22/1997Registrant: Phone: (202) 416-6516
  • 1 Mi E On Coggins Rd (Lat: 33.066778 Lon: -84.131000), Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WPNI987
    Assigned Frequencies: 1965.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/14/1998, Expiration Date: 01/14/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/08/1998Registrant: Phone: (202) 328-4500
  • BARNESVILLE, Lat: 33.070139 Lon: -84.154083, Call Sign: WPTN682, Licensee ID: L00017930
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.306 MHzGrant Date: 09/30/2011, Expiration Date: 11/09/2021, Certifier: Ric MccrearyRegistrant: Lamar County Water And Sewer Authority, 105 Country Kitchen Road, Barnesville, GA 30204, Phone: (770) 358-5112, Fax: (770) 358-5114, Email:
  • Barnesville, Lat: 33.000000 Lon: -84.056667, Call Sign: WPXC446
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.393 MHz, 956.393 MHzGrant Date: 03/04/2003, Expiration Date: 03/04/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2012, Certifier: Billy R Hall Jr.Registrant: Fish & Richardson P.C., 1425 K Street, N.W., 11th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 626-7761, Fax: (202) 783-2331, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Barnesville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Barnesville)

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

BARNESVILLE (Population served: 6,755, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-30-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-05-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-18-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2007)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 8

Incident types - Barnesville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Barnesville, GA
Most common first names in Barnesville, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James13170.5 years
John10574.3 years
Mary10079.1 years
William9672.8 years
Robert8069.6 years
Annie5578.6 years
Willie5472.0 years
George5274.5 years
Charlie3868.8 years
Charles3669.8 years
Most common last names in Barnesville, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11375.6 years
Williams4871.5 years
Wilson3874.6 years
Walker3472.8 years
Brown3468.8 years
Jones3376.4 years
Moore3375.5 years
Bush3282.6 years
Evans3074.1 years
Oneal3074.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
Businesses in Barnesville, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hardee's1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx2UPS1
H&R Block1Walgreens1

Barnesville compared to Georgia state average:

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

Barnesville on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a taxi to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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