Baxley, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 4,457 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.4%
 
Males: 2,053  (46.1%)
Females: 2,404  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31513.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,923 (it was $24,441 in 2000)
Baxley:

$34,923
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,744 (it was $14,321 in 2000)

Baxley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $78,895 (it was $48,000 in 2000)
Baxley:

$78,895
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $91,191; Detached houses: $90,370; Mobile homes: $79,024

Median gross rent in 2013: $594.

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  • Races in Baxley, GA (2013)

    Baxley races chart
    • 2,47255.0%White alone
    • 1,52934.0%Black alone
    • 3297.3%Hispanic
    • 1022.3%Asian alone
    • 461.0%Two or more races
    • 50.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Baxley: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (12.7%), Irish (11.9%), United States (9.8%), French (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), Russian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 207 feet

Land area: 7.15 square miles.

Population density: 624 people per square mile   (low).

Baxley,GA real estate house value index trend

Baxley, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Baxley:

  • High school or higher: 76.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Baxley city:

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

295 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America).

This city:

6.6%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 42 registered sex offenders living in Baxley, Georgia as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Baxley to the number of sex offenders is 105 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $826 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $416 (0.8%)

Baxley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (75.5 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (108.6 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (696.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Satilla Creek, GA (2.4 miles ), Altamaha River, GA (2.9 miles ), Surrency, GA (3.1 miles ), Graham, GA (3.2 miles ), Surrency-Thornton, GA (3.5 miles ), Satilla, GA (3.6 miles ), Rockingham, GA (3.8 miles ), Hazlehurst, GA (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $42,800
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $84,000
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.78 N, Longitude: 82.35 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,632 (+58.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,184 (57.6%)

Area code: 912

Baxley household income distribution Baxley home values distribution

Crime rates in Baxley by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000120010
per 100,000 0.00.00.022.543.70.00.022.50.0
Rapes 00100221N/A
per 100,000 0.00.021.80.00.045.744.922.5N/A
Robberies 7103466422
per 100,000 161.3227.265.590.0131.1137.189.745.045.1
Assaults 63745931172010713
per 100,000 1,451.91,681.11,289.1697.6371.6456.9224.3157.5293.2
Burglaries 384868355862747784
per 100,000 875.81,090.41,485.7787.61,267.81,416.51,659.91,732.31,894.5
Thefts 186225188141146194222188201
per 100,000 4,286.75,111.34,107.53,172.83,191.34,432.34,979.84,229.54,533.2
Auto thefts 1817147461144
per 100,000 414.8386.2305.9157.587.4137.1246.790.090.2
Arson 010101100
per 100,000 0.022.70.022.50.022.822.40.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.3) 572.1677.4556.0384.3401.6431.8418.9383.7389.2

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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 Baxley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Georgia average:

2.77
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.5%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -2,125 (-33.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Utilities (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Baxley, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Baxley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the Baxley city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1961, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Baxley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 87% 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 145.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 150.4 miles away from Baxley center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 147.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 157.3 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 267.3 miles away from Baxley center
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 40.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Appling County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Baxley topographic map

Birthplace of: Vonzell Solomon - Singer, Frankie King - Basketball player, Janisse Ray - Naturalist, Dexter Carter - Football player, Byron Buxton - Baseball player, Harry Skipper - Player of and football, Jamie Nails - Football player, Michael Timpson - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Baxley:

  • APPLING HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 163 E TOLLISON STREET)
  • BAXLEY DIALYSIS (539 FAIR STREET)
  • ALTAMAHA HOMECARE, INC (52 N OAK STREET)
  • APPLING NURSING AND REHABILITATION PAVILION (163 EAST TOLLISON STREET)
  • BAXLEY MANOR INC (PO BOX 507)

Airports and heliports located in Baxley:

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Nuclear power plants:

  • Edwin I. Hatch 1. General Electric Co.Bechtel Corp.General Electric Co.Georgia Power Company. Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). Net Output: 741 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 09/1974. Commercial start: 12/1975..
  • Edwin I. Hatch 2. General Electric Co.Bechtel Corp.General Electric Co.Georgia Power Company. Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). Net Output: 761 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 07/1978. Commercial start: 09/1979..

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Baxley:

  • South Georgia State College (about 36 miles; Douglas, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,507)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 56 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • East Georgia State College (about 57 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • College of Coastal Georgia (about 68 miles; Brunswick, GA; FT enrollment: 2,447)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 72 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,399)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 73 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 75 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)

Public high school in Baxley:

Private high school in Baxley:

  • APPLING CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 160; Location: 1479 HATCH PKWY S; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Baxley:

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Notable locations in Baxley: Appling County Industrial Park (A), Appling Country Club (B), Baxley Volunteer Fire Department (C), Baxley City Hall (D), Appling County Public Library (E), Appling County Jail (F), Appling County Courthouse (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Baxley include: Baxley Fellowship Church (A), Baxley Church of Christ (B), Baxley Freewill Baptist Church (C), Baxley Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Church of God (E), Dunn Memorial Missionary Baptist Church (F), Faith Temple (G), First Baptist Church (H), First United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Dunns Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Alderman Tours (Tours & Charters; 539 North Boulevard) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Budget Host Inn (958 East Parker Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Georgia State Government - Juvenile Justice Department- Juvenile Court Wo (11 Tippins Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Appling 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 Baxley that have no violations reported:

  • BAXLEY (Population served: 5,283, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.3%
(23.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.6% for Black residents, 53.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 65.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.4%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Baxley in 2010:

  • 113 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 62 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
114 people in nursing homes in 2000
23 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Baxley compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Baxley (2011 data):

  • Community Bank of Georgia: Community Bank Of Georgia at 700 West Parker Street, branch established on 2004/05/11. Info updated 2007/04/05: Bank assets: $68.1 mil, Deposits: $60.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank Of Georgia, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Baxley Branch at 105 West Parker, branch established on 1917/08/23. 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.
  • Peoples State Bank & Trust: at 72 East Parker Street, branch established on 1966/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $71.3 mil, Deposits: $61.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: South Banking Company
  • Heritage Bank of the South: Baxley Branch at 198 East Parker Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/22: Bank assets: $1,086.7 mil, Deposits: $905.6 mil, headquarters in Albany, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices
  • First National Bank South: Baxley Branch at 304 West Parker Street, branch established on 1997/12/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $313.4 mil, Deposits: $274.1 mil, headquarters in Alma, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Bank Shares Of The South East, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Baxley, Georgia:

  • Scottish Inns Baxley, 1179 Hatch Pkwy, South, Baxley, GA 31513 , Phone: (912) 367-3652
  • Budget Inn Baxley, 713 E Parker St, Baxley, GA 31513 , Phone: (912) 367-2200
  • Budget Host Inn, 714 E Parker St, Baxley, GA 31513 , Phone: (912) 367-2200, Fax: (912) 367-2200
  • Holiday Inn Express, 103 Heritage St, Baxley, GA 31513 , Phone: (912) 367-6653
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Baxley, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.3
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (82%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Baxley city (based on Appling County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,10946
Mainline Protestant1,47210
Black Protestant7515
Catholic7421
Other11
None3,161-
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: 2
Appling County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Appling County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Appling County:

7.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

8.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Appling County:

30.2%
Georgia:

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

11.2%
State:

14.6%
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 4$9,471$28,4130$0
Other Government Administration 3$13,787$55,1487$2,956
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,909
Police Protection - Officers 15$37,926$30,3411$1,158
Police - Other 3$6,119$24,4761$472
Firefighters 0$0 21$6,615
Streets and Highways 8$17,601$26,4020$0
Sewerage 6$14,821$29,6420$0
Water Supply 3$8,976$35,9040$0
Totals for Government 42$108,701$31,05731$13,110

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $152,000 ($34.10)
    Regular Highways: $51,000 ($11.44)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,070,000 ($240.07)
    Water Utilities: $621,000 ($139.33)
    Regular Highways: $497,000 ($111.51)
    Sewerage: $414,000 ($92.89)
    Financial Administration: $309,000 ($69.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $268,000 ($60.13)
    Central Staff Services: $248,000 ($55.64)
    General - Other: $215,000 ($48.24)
    Fire Protection: $78,000 ($17.50)
    Housing & Community Development: $51,000 ($11.44)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $39,000 ($8.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($5.61)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $216,000 ($48.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $140,000 ($31.41)
    Police Protection: $100,000 ($22.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000 ($12.34)
    Financial Administration: $51,000 ($11.44)
    Fire Protection: $18,000 ($4.04)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($4.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,410,000 ($316.36)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $77,000 ($17.28)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $390,000 ($87.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $185,000 ($41.51)
    All Other: $71,000 ($15.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $189,000 ($42.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $698,000 ($156.61)
    All Other: $410,000 ($91.99)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $404,000 ($90.64)
    Interest Earnings: $204,000 ($45.77)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $586,000 ($131.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $145,000 ($32.53)
    Highways: $82,000 ($18.40)
    All Other: $49,000 ($10.99)
  • Tax - Property: $421,000 ($94.46)
    Public Utilities: $246,000 ($55.19)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $191,000 ($42.85)
    Other Selective Sales: $165,000 ($37.02)
    NEC: $135,000 ($30.29)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,220,000 ($273.73)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,130,000 ($253.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $90,000 ($20.19)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,803,000 ($628.90)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,130,000 ($253.53)

5.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,073 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
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 Jeff Davis County, GA  0.87% ($22,000 average AGI)
from Wayne County, GA  0.30% ($21,588)
from Pierce County, GA  0.27% ($22,333)


5.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.18%
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 Jeff Davis County, GA  0.66% ($22,946 average AGI)
to Bacon County, GA  0.36% ($17,700)
to Toombs County, GA  0.21% ($21,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Baxley:

  • WUFE (1260 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WLOP (1370 AM; 5 kW; JESUP, GA; Owner: JESUP BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVOH (920 AM; 1 kW; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCGA (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WOODBINE, GA; Owner: COX BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WOKA (1310 AM; 4 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WAJQ (1400 AM; 1 kW; ALMA, GA; Owner: BLUEBERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Baxley:

  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLPT (88.3 FM; JESUP, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WVOH-FM (93.5 FM; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WAJQ-FM (104.3 FM; ALMA, GA; Owner: BLUEBERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWSN (103.3 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXVS (90.1 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WGPH (91.5 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE,)
  • WRBX (104.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, GA; Owner: WRBX / WTNL, INC.)
  • WLYU (100.9 FM; LYONS, GA; Owner: T.C.B. BROADCASTING INC)

TV broadcast stations around Baxley:

  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: PAXSON JAX LICENSE, INC.)
  • W56DU (Channel 56; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WXGA-TV (Channel 8; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
Baxley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Baxley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $159,000Total costs
  • 13,830Total average daily traffic
  • 20,745Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Baxley)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Baxley, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 29 (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: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
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: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Baxley)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Baxley)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Baxley, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12169.1 years
John9872.3 years
William8873.0 years
Mary8076.6 years
Robert6868.7 years
Willie6374.2 years
Henry4573.9 years
George4369.6 years
Annie2879.2 years
David2665.4 years
Most common last names in Baxley, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carter15073.6 years
Williams9372.1 years
Sellers6275.3 years
Johnson5774.3 years
Smith5667.1 years
Crosby5476.6 years
Thomas4873.0 years
Stone4770.1 years
Miles4478.4 years
Lewis4371.8 years
Businesses in Baxley, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Subway1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
FedEx1True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1Walmart1

Baxley on our top lists:

  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Private households"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Engineers"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Wood products"
  • #84 (31513) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2004 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Ralph E. Steger (2)
  • Randy Branch (1)
  • Bruce Craven (1)
  • Stacy Ryan Carter (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2015.