Brinson, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 213 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.3%
 
Males: 103  (48.7%)
Females: 110  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  45.5 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 39825.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,310 (it was $27,321 in 2000)
Brinson:

$33,310
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,657 (it was $12,613 in 2000)

Brinson town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $94,806 (it was $48,800 in 2000)
Brinson:

$94,806
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $98,358; Detached houses: $101,803; Mobile homes: $63,333
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  • White alone - 149 (69.3%)
  • Black alone - 56 (26.0%)
  • Hispanic - 10 (4.7%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Brinson: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (5.9%), English (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 120 feet

Land area: 1.87 square miles.

Population density: 114 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Brinson:

  • High school or higher: 80.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brinson town:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

20 residents are foreign born (6.5% Latin America).

This town:  6.8%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Brinson, Georgia as of May 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Brinson to the number of sex offenders is 24 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $626 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $450 (0.7%)

Brinson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (43.3 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (131.9 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (640.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Iron City, GA (2.3 miles ), Boykin, GA (3.0 miles) , Donalsonville, GA (3.1 miles ), Steam Mill, GA (3.3 miles ), Bainbridge, GA (3.3 miles ), Mayhaw, GA (3.5 miles ), Colquitt, GA (3.7 miles ), Bellview, GA (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 30.98 N, Longitude: 84.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 229

Brinson household income distribution Brinson home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-5.5%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (24%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Bus drivers (9%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Other financial specialists (6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6%)

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

Average climate in Brinson, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brinson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/2005, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Brinson town center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $7 million in damages.

On 12/28/1968, a category F3 tornado 17.0 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brinson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 346.7 miles away from Brinson center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 239.3 miles away from the 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 223.4 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 248.6 miles away from Brinson 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 220.5 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 Del Norte County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brinson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brinson:

  • SEMINOLE MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DONALSONVILLE, GA)
  • SEMINOLE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DONALSONVILLE, GA)
  • BAINBRIDGE HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • WIREGRASS HOSPICE, BAINBRIDGE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • MEMORIAL MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • FLINT RIVER HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brinson:

  • Bainbridge State College (about 14 miles; Bainbridge, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,308)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 44 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,904)
  • Florida State University (about 46 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 47 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,841)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 49 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Albany Technical College (about 52 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Darton State College (about 53 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)

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Notable location: Decatur County Fire and Rescue Station 250 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Jackson Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Brinson: Brinson Family Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Decatur 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 Brinson and their reported violations in the past:

BRINSON (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.4%
(5.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.0%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Brinson compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Brinson town (based on Decatur County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.88%
Here: 47.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)National Association of Free Will BaptistsAssemblies of God
Adherents59.8%14.1%4.6%3.0%2.7%
Congregations36.2%17.2%5.2%6.9%5.2%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA) Non-Charismatic Churches Independent USA National Primitive Baptist ConventionChurches of ChristOther
Adherents2.5%2.2%2.0%1.4%7.6%
Congregations1.7%1.7%3.4%5.2%17.2%
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: 9
Decatur County:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Decatur County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Decatur County:

11.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Decatur County:

32.1%
Georgia:

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

12.6%
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
Other Government Administration 1$2,303$27,6365$680
Water Supply 0$0 1$518
Electric Power 0$0 1$416
Other and Unallocable 1$3,224$38,6881$266
Totals for Government 2$5,527$33,1628$1,880

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $7,000 ($32.86)
    Electric Utilities: $7,000 ($32.86)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($18.78)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($14.08)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $131,000 ($615.02)
    Central Staff Services: $55,000 ($258.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($65.73)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($56.34)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($42.25)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($28.17)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($14.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $60,000 ($281.69)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($65.73)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($23.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $59,000 ($277.00)
    General Support: $36,000 ($169.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($56.34)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $144,000 ($676.06)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($32.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $25,000 ($117.37)
    Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($23.47)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $8,000 ($37.56)
    NEC: $2,000 ($9.39)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($4.69)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $438,000 ($2056.34)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brinson:

  • WMGR (930 AM; 5 kW; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: DECATUR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WSEM (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: SEMINOLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBT (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BLOUNTSTOWN, FL; Owner: BLOUNTSTOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brinson:

  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZND (105.3 FM; HEADLAND, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGMK (106.3 FM; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: MERCHANTS BROADCASTING CO)
  • WBGE (101.9 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: JOHN H. WIGGINS)
  • WWGF (107.5 FM; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WWLD (102.3 FM; CAIRO, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOOF-FM (99.7 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WPAP-FM (92.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTNT-FM (94.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTLY (107.1 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGWD (93.3 FM; GRETNA, FL; Owner: DE-COL INCORPORATED)
  • WJJN (92.1 FM; COLUMBIA, AL; Owner: WILSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBBK-FM (93.1 FM; BLAKELY, GA; Owner: MERCHANTS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS OF SW GA)

TV broadcast stations around Brinson:

  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W69DO (Channel 69; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W08DM (Channel 8; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W26BM (Channel 26; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W45BL (Channel 45; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W51CQ (Channel 51; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W30BO (Channel 30; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 30 meters (98ft)
Total average daily traffic: 13,700
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,972
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 20,550

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • E. Terrill Scott, South Of Us Hwy 84 (Lat: 30.973250 Lon: -84.743194), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 61 m
    Registrant: 2292464512, , 2310 WAINHURST AVENUE
  • Allison G Muro, El Dorendo (Lat: 31.040667 Lon: -84.655722), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2054373200, Amuro@foresitetowers.Com, 22 INVERNESS CENTER PKWY, SUITE 500
  • E Terril Scott, South Of Us Hwy 84 (Lat: 30.973250 Lon: -84.743194), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 61 m
    Registrant: 7172185003, Skylines@cvn.Net, 100 STONE CHURCH ROAD
  • Angela S Landry, El Dorendo (Lat: 31.040667 Lon: -84.655722), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2054373200, Amuro@foresitetowers.Com, 22 INVERNESS CENTER PKWY, SUITE 500
  • Edward G Roach, El Dorendo (Lat: 31.040667 Lon: -84.655722), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, El Dorendo (Lat: 31.040667 Lon: -84.655722), Type: 94.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Old Power House Lake Seminole Rt 1 (Lat: 30.870472 Lon: -84.761861), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPBR633
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.985 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/21/2012, Expiration Date: 02/19/2023
    Registrant: Gta -Gbi Agents, 47 Trinity Ave Sw 3rd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30334, Phone: (404) 656-2042, Fax: (404) 657-0320, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A188B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 731QM , Serial Number: 18803072T, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 11/07/1977
    Registrant (Individual): M Roger Jr Braswell, 989 Yates Spring Rd, Brinson, GA 39825

Most common first names in Brinson, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1273.4 years
William1172.2 years
Willie1080.5 years
John679.0 years
Mary682.8 years
Henry576.6 years
Thomas478.5 years
Charles466.0 years
Ralph471.7 years
Minnie476.2 years
Most common last names in Brinson, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Powell878.2 years
Durham874.0 years
Bell674.2 years
Boyd675.0 years
Wilson570.0 years
Davis567.6 years
Hatcher573.8 years
Thompson582.8 years
Scott482.0 years
King476.5 years

Brinson on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors, construction and extraction workers"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Art and design workers"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations:"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity"
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