Bibb City, Georgia

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Population in July 2007: 510.
Males: 242  (47.5%)
Females: 268  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Georgia median age:  33.4 years

Zip codes: 31904.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $27,752 (it was $24,107 in 2000)
Bibb City:

$27,752
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,806 (it was $13,068 in 2000)

Bibb City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $83,978 (it was $46,400 in 2000)
Bibb City:

$83,978
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $189,940; Detached houses: $191,099; Townhouses or other attached units: $222,984; In 2-unit structures: $170,698; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $187,948; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $197,279; Mobile homes: $38,430
  • Races in Bibb City, GA (2000)

    Bibb City races chart
    • 46891.8%White alone
    • 224.3%Black alone
    • 102.0%Two or more races
    • 40.8%American Indian alone
    • 40.8%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bibb City: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (15.1%), United States (11.4%), Irish (11.2%), German (5.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), Scottish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 3,065 people per square mile   (average).

Bibb City,GA real estate house value index trend

Bibb City, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Bibb City:

  • High school or higher: 45.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bibb City town:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 38.8%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 14.4%
  • Divorced: 19.9%

33 residents are foreign born (6.1% Europe).

This town:

6.5%
Georgia:

7.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Bibb City town:  0.4% ($199)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Bibb City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (3.1 miles , pop. 185,781).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (75.8 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (643.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Phenix City, AL (1.6 miles ), Columbus, GA (1.8 miles ), Ladonia, AL (2.5 miles ), Smiths, AL (2.6 miles ), Smiths Station, AL (2.6 miles ), Smiths-Salem, AL (2.9 miles ), Fort Benning South, GA (3.2 miles ), Crawford, AL (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 32.50 N, Longitude: 84.99 W

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (4%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (10%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (10%)
  • Food and beverage stores (8%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bibb City, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bibb City-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the Bibb City town center injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/18/1953, a category F3 tornado 4.5 miles away from the town center killed 8 people and injured 495 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 142.6 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 164.5 miles away from Bibb City 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 145.5 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 173.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 185.2 miles away from Bibb City center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 171.7 miles away from the city 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 Muscogee County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bibb City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bibb City:

  • AZALEA TRACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; COLUMBUS, GA)
  • HAMILTON HOUSE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; COLUMBUS, GA)
  • MEDICAL CENTER, THE Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; COLUMBUS, GA)
  • DOCTORS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; COLUMBUS, GA)
  • CARESOUTH HOMECARE PROFESSIONALS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; COLUMBUS, GA)
  • REGIONAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; COLUMBUS, GA)
  • FMC MUSCOGEE COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; COLUMBUS, GA)

Amtrak station near Bibb City:

  • 3 miles: COLUMBUS (818 VETERANS PKY.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bibb City:

  • Columbus Technical College (about 1 miles; Columbus, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,241)
  • Columbus State University (about 3 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 6,876)
  • Auburn University (about 30 miles; Auburn University, AL; FT enrollment: 22,741)
  • Tuskegee University (about 43 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 55 miles; Americus, GA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Southern Union State Community College (about 55 miles; Wadley, AL; FT enrollment: 4,120)
  • Gordon State College (about 62 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,336)

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Park in Bibb City: Columbus Riverfront Industrial Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 63.7. This is about average.

City:

63.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.84
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00438. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00438
U.S.:

0.01376
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.6%
Whole state:  70.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.5%
Whole state:  4.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

32.6%
Whole state:

13.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

12.6%
Whole state:

6.1%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.0
Georgia average:

13.3

Bibb City travel time to work - commute Bibb City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bibb City town (based on Muscogee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant65,368145
Mainline Protestant20,01638
Black Protestant18,09457
Catholic8,7384
Other5,57114
Orthodox801
None72,018-
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: 36
Muscogee County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 90
Muscogee County:

4.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 121
Here:

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Muscogee County:

30.6%
Georgia:

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

12.7%
State:

14.6%

11.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,869 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.59%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.33% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,043 average AGI)
Muscogee County:

0.33%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Russell County, AL  0.99% ($22,151 average AGI)
from Lee County, AL  0.46% ($32,191)
from Harris County, GA  0.41% ($40,469)


10.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,761 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.34%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.35% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,278 average AGI)
Muscogee County:

0.35%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Russell County, AL  1.26% ($25,286 average AGI)
to Lee County, AL  0.61% ($36,998)
to Harris County, GA  0.50% ($50,117)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bibb City:

  • WRCG (1420 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WDAK (540 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMLF (1270 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEAM (1580 AM; 2 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: DAVIS BROADCASTING, INC. OF COLUMBUS)
  • WHAL (1460 AM; 4 kW; PHENIX CITY/COLUMBUS, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOKS (1340 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: DAVIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGSE (720 AM; daytime; 8 kW; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bibb City:

  • WGSY (100.1 FM; PHENIX CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCGQ (107.3 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WFXE (104.9 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: DAVIS BROADCASTING)
  • WFRC (90.5 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W293AD (106.5 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYFK (89.5 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFA (101.3 FM; SMITHS, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAGH (98.3 FM; FORT MITCHELL, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WMXA (96.7 FM; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSTH-FM (106.1 FM; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKZJ (95.7 FM; GREENVILLE, GA; Owner: DAVIS B/CASTING OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • WEAM-FM (100.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, GA; Owner: DAVIS BROADCASTING INC., OF COLUMBUS)
  • WRLD-FM (95.3 FM; VALLEY, AL; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WKCN (99.3 FM; LUMPKIN, GA; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WKKR (97.7 FM; AUBURN, AL; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTJB (91.7 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Bibb City:

  • WCGT-LP (Channel 16; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W55CR (Channel 55; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WLTZ (Channel 38; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: LEWIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTX (Channel 54; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • W06BH (Channel 6; PHENIX CITY, ETC., AL; Owner: GREENE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSWS-TV (Channel 66; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF OPELIKA)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Bibb City compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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