Braswell, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 386 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +382.5%
Males: 206  (53.5%)
Females: 180  (46.5%)
Median resident age:  30.3 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 30132, 30157.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $52,799 (it was $38,250 in 2000)
Braswell:

$52,799
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,345 (it was $14,275 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $90,639 (it was $83,300 in 2000)
Braswell:

$90,639
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $116,816; Detached houses: $116,816

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,153.

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  • White alone - 337 (88.9%)
  • Black alone - 26 (6.9%)
  • Hispanic - 10 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (1.1%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.5%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Braswell: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (24.4%), Irish (17.7%), English (11.7%), German (6.6%), Scottish (4.7%), Dutch (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.06 square miles.

Population density: 126 people per square mile   (very low).

Braswell, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Braswell:

  • High school or higher: 79.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Braswell city:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,472 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,833 (1.6%)

Braswell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (24.1 miles , pop. 58,748).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (35.5 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (563.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rockmart, GA (2.3 miles ), Aragon, GA (2.7 miles ), Taylorsville, GA (2.7 miles ), Dallas, GA (2.9 miles ), Huntsville, GA (2.9 miles ), Yorkville, GA (2.9 miles ), Euharlee, GA (3.4 miles ), Hiram, GA (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 33.98 N, Longitude: 84.96 W

Braswell household income distribution Braswell home values distribution

Crime rates in Braswell (2002):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Crime rates in Braswell (2003):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 322.2)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Georgia average:

2.77
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+12.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (43%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)

Average climate in Braswell, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Braswell-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the Braswell city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 tornado 17.2 miles away from the city center injured 46 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Braswell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 80% 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 52.1 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 142.0 miles away from Braswell 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 138.0 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 137.7 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 239.4 miles away from Braswell center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 297.4 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 Paulding County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Braswell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Braswell:

  • CREST MEDICAL CENTER/ROCKMART-ARAGON (Hospital, about 5 miles away; ROCKMART, GA)
  • ROCKMART NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ROCKMART, GA)
  • ROCKMART NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ROCKMART, GA)
  • PAULDING DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; DALLAS, GA)
  • WELLSTAR PAULDING HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; DALLAS, GA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE HIRAM (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; HIRAM, GA)
  • TANNER MEDICAL CENTER VILLA RICA Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; VILLA RICA, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Braswell:

  • Georgia Highlands College (about 20 miles; Rome, GA; Full-time enrollment: 4,071)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 21 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Kennesaw State University (about 23 miles; Kennesaw, GA; FT enrollment: 21,215)
  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 24 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 24 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • Berry College (about 25 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Southern Polytechnic State University (about 26 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 5,258)

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Church in Braswell: Braswell Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Paulding 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 2012 was 83.5. This is about average.

City:

83.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.74
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 2.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.23
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 18.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00198. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00198
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 2.6%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.8%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.6% of all households

Braswell compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (92%)
  • Utility gas (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Braswell city (based on Paulding County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.39%
Here: 29.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchNew Hope Baptist AssociationCatholic ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents66.1%12.2%6.7%4.1%2.7%
Congregations41.4%17.1%12.9%1.4%2.9%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChurches of ChristAntiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North AmericaOther
Adherents2.7%2.2%0.7%0.6%1.9%
Congregations1.4%2.9%5.7%1.4%12.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Paulding County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Paulding County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Paulding County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Here:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Paulding County:

29.5%
Georgia:

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

11.0%
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
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 9$8,980
Totals for Government 0$0 9$8,980

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $17,000 ($44.04)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($33.68)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($5.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($2.59)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $16,000 ($41.45)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $8,000 ($20.73)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $52,000 ($134.72)
    Rents: $4,000 ($10.36)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $11,000 ($28.50)
    NEC: $8,000 ($20.73)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $3,000 ($7.77)
    Property: $2,000 ($5.18)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,000 ($15.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,000 ($2.59)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $5,000 ($12.95)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $52,000 ($134.72)

8.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.65%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($75 average AGI)
Paulding County:

0.03%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cobb County, GA  2.72% ($36,112 average AGI)
from Douglas County, GA  0.76% ($33,627)
from Fulton County, GA  0.42% ($34,352)


8.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,729 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.75%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($136 average AGI)
Paulding County:

0.04%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cobb County, GA  2.40% ($37,421 average AGI)
to Douglas County, GA  0.70% ($29,401)
to Fulton County, GA  0.52% ($33,761)

Strongest AM radio stations in Braswell:

  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDPC (1500 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, GA; Owner: WORD CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Braswell:

  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WKCX (97.7 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: BRIAR CREEK BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTSH-FM (107.1 FM; ROCKMART, GA; Owner: BROADCAST INVESTMENT ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WQTU (102.3 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: MCDOUGALD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W212AR (90.3 FM; LINDALE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLCL (105.7 FM; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • W265BD (100.9 FM; WOODSTOCK, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Braswell:

  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
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