Bellville, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 118 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.2%
 
Males: 44  (37.5%)
Females: 74  (62.5%)
Median resident age:

53.2 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip code: 30417

Estimated median household income in 2019: $66,652 (it was $57,708 in 2000)
Bellville:

$66,652
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $40,926 (it was $19,414 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $120,635 (it was $63,100 in 2000)
Bellville:

$120,635
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $254,269; detached houses: $251,050

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,075.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bellville: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 0.0%
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  • Races in Bellville, GA (2019)
    • 9793.3%White alone
    • 54.8%Hispanic
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Ancestries: Scotch-Irish (13.9%), English (11.1%), Italian (11.1%), American (5.6%), Irish (5.6%), European (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 185 feet

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 120 people per square mile   (very low).

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2 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.9%
Georgia:

10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,752 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,780 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (51.4 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (128.2 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (663.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Hagan, GA (1.6 miles ),
Manassas, GA (1.7 miles),
Claxton, GA (2.0 miles ),
Canoochee, GA (2.4 miles ),
Daisy, GA (2.8 miles),
Collins, GA (2.9 miles ),
Reidsville, GA (3.1 miles ),
Mendes, GA (3.3 miles)

Latitude: 32.15 N, Longitude: 81.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 912

Distribution of median household income in Bellville, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Bellville, GA in 2019

Bellville satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Georgia:

5.4%
Most common industries in Bellville, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (9.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (9.5%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (7.1%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Jewelry, luggage, leather goods stores (6.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.8%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Repair & maintenance (15.7%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (7.8%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (7.8%)
  • Health & personal care, except drug, stores (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Jewelry, luggage, leather goods stores (15.2%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (12.1%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Utilities (9.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (9.1%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
Most common occupations in Bellville, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (14.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.0%)
  • Registered nurses (4.8%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (17.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (18.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (18.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (15.2%)
  • Registered nurses (12.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (6.1%)

Average climate in Bellville, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Bellville-area historical tornado activity is below Georgia state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Bellville city center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 4/9/1998, a category F3 tornado 23.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 17 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bellville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 36% 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 122.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 118.5 miles away from Bellville 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 124.8 miles away from Bellville center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 266.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 303.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 115.3 miles away from Bellville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Evans County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bellville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bellville:

  • PEARLS OF LIFE HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CLAXTON, GA)
  • EVANS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; CLAXTON, GA)
  • FMC CLAXTON DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CLAXTON, GA)
  • CAMELLIA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CLAXTON, GA)
  • TATTNALL HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; REIDSVILLE, GA)
  • DOCTORS HOSPITAL OF TATTNALL, THE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; REIDSVILLE, GA)
  • AMICITA HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; REIDSVILLE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bellville:

  • Georgia Southern University (about 23 miles; Statesboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 18,824)
  • East Georgia State College (about 37 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 50 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,399)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 52 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 52 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 9,964)
  • South University–Savannah Online (about 52 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 13,512)
  • Savannah State University (about 55 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,193)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Bellville Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Bellville: Bishop Graces Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Evans 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 Bellville that have no violations reported:

  • BELLVILLE (Population served: 398, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.6%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

0.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Bellville (2011 data):

  • The Claxton Bank: Bellville Branch at State Highway 292 And Long Street, branch established on 1974/06/03. Info updated 2011/11/01: Bank assets: $105.0 mil, Deposits: $94.7 mil, headquarters in Claxton, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bellville:

Marital status in Bellville, GA
  • Never married: 37.9%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

For population 25 years and over in Bellville:

  • High school or higher: 96.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Georgia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bellville, GA (based on Evans County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,23016
Mainline Protestant1,2137
Catholic2502
Black Protestant761
Other2-
None6,229-
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: 1
Evans County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Evans County:

9.62 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Evans County:

30.1%
State:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.7%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.1%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bellville:

50.8%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.1
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bellville:

19.2%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bellville:

9.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bellville:

6.6
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Bellville:

33.6%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Bellville:

56.8%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Bellville:

81.9%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bellville, 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 0$0 1$598
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$238
Totals for Government 0$0 2$836

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

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($50.85)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $18,000 ($152.54)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($50.85)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($50.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($33.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($33.90)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($25.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($16.95)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($33.90)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $24,000 ($203.39)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $26,000 ($220.34)
    General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($110.17)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($8.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($296.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($25.42)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $8,000 ($67.80)
    Property: $3,000 ($25.42)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $43,000 ($364.41)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000 ($322.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000 ($42.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $165,000 ($1398.31)

7.40% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($31,177 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.40%
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 Bulloch County, GA  1.60% ($35,345 average AGI)
to Tattnall County, GA  1.31% ($32,133)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bellville:

  • WCLA (1470 AM; 1 kW; CLAXTON, GA; Owner: PROGRESSIVE UNITED COMM., INC.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTNL (1390 AM; daytime; 1 kW; REIDSVILLE, GA; Owner: WRBX / WTNL, INC.)
  • WUFE (1260 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WLOP (1370 AM; 5 kW; JESUP, GA; Owner: JESUP BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHCG (1360 AM; 1 kW; METTER, GA; Owner: RADIO METTER, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBMQ (630 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bellville:

  • WCLA-FM (107.3 FM; CLAXTON, GA; Owner: PROGRESSIVE UNITED COMM., INC.)
  • WCGN (106.3 FM; GLENNVILLE, GA; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRBX (104.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, GA; Owner: WRBX / WTNL, INC.)
  • WMCD (100.1 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJCL-FM (96.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPMX (102.9 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WIXV (95.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WSVH (91.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WEAS-FM (93.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLPT (88.3 FM; JESUP, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WBMZ (104.9 FM; METTER, GA; Owner: WM. JIMMY PAGE, TR/AS RADIO METTER)
  • WSGA (104.7 FM; HINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGPH (91.5 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE,)
  • WYUM (101.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTCQ (97.7 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLYU (100.9 FM; LYONS, GA; Owner: T.C.B. BROADCASTING INC)

TV broadcast stations around Bellville:

  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • WGSA-CA (Channel 50; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • W39BV (Channel 39; HINESVILLE-RICHMOND, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • W25CQ (Channel 25; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • W48BH (Channel 48; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Bellville, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents24
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count13612
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20962
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4067
  • Fatalities15050
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents34648
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1627
See more detailed statistics of Bellville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 10.2mTotal length
  • $2,625,000Total costs
  • 3,620Total average daily traffic
  • 80Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,430Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • .7 Mi N Hwy 169 (Lat: 32.160472 Lon: -81.972611), Call Sign: KZD311,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.955 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/2000, Expiration Date: 06/25/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/27/2005, Registrant: Daniel Inc, Bellville, GA 30414, Phone: (912) 739-1225
  • East Side Of State Hwy 169 1 Mi S (Lat: 32.144639 Lon: -81.974833), Call Sign: KJC51, Licensee ID: L00008765,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/15/1999, Expiration Date: 06/12/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004, Registrant: Union Camp Corporation, Box 1391, Savannah, GA 31402, Phone: (912) 238-7703

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bellville, GA
  • 75.0%Electricity
  • 19.4%Utility gas
  • 5.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bellville, GA
  • 71.4%Electricity
  • 28.6%Utility gas


Bellville compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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