Bronwood, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 213 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -58.5%
Males: 104  (49.1%)
Females: 109  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 39826, 39842.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,608 (it was $20,250 in 2000)
Bronwood:

$31,608
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,015 (it was $12,140 in 2000)

Bronwood town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,852 (it was $37,100 in 2000)
Bronwood:

$67,852
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $116,538; Detached houses: $126,921; Mobile homes: $16,549

Median gross rent in 2013: $662.

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  • Races in Bronwood, GA (2010)

    Bronwood races chart
    • 15568.9%Black alone
    • 6227.6%White alone
    • 83.6%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bronwood: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (7.5%), Irish (5.9%), Dutch (2.4%), United States (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 367 feet

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 269 people per square mile   (very low).

Bronwood,GA real estate house value index trend

Bronwood, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Bronwood:

  • High school or higher: 43.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bronwood town:

  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 19.8%
  • Divorced: 21.6%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Bronwood, Georgia as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bronwood to the number of sex offenders is 55 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,463 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $458 (0.9%)

Bronwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Dougherty, GA (20.1 miles , pop. 59,680).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (118.1 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (669.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Dawson, GA (2.4 miles ), Sasser, GA (2.8 miles ), Smithville, GA (2.8 miles ), Parrott, GA (3.1 miles) , Leesburg, GA (3.6 miles ), Plains, GA (3.8 miles ), Shellman, GA (3.9 miles ), Philema, GA (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $163,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $130,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.83 N, Longitude: 84.36 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 229

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

8.4%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Bronwood, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bronwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Bronwood town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/1/2007, a category F3 tornado 12.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 11 people and caused $111 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bronwood-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 85% 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 178.3 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 178.4 miles away from Bronwood 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 198.2 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 200.5 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 409.6 miles away from Bronwood center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 257.3 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 Terrell County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bronwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bronwood:

  • TERRELL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; DAWSON, GA)
  • LEE COUNTY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LEESBURG, GA)
  • LILLIAN G CARTER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PLAINS, GA)
  • LILLIAN G CARTER NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PLAINS, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bronwood:

  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 18 miles; Americus, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Darton State College (about 20 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Albany Technical College (about 23 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Albany State University (about 23 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 55 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 57 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Columbus State University (about 58 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 6,876)

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

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

Terrell 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 2012 was 69.8. This is about average.

City:

69.8
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bronwood and their reported violations in the past:

BRONWOOD (Population served: 513, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2010)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.7%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  59.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Bronwood compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (60%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35%)
  • Utility gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bronwood town (based on Terrell County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,80516
Black Protestant1,1249
Mainline Protestant7159
Other252-
Catholic--
None4,419-
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: 4
Terrell County:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Terrell County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Terrell County:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.2%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Terrell County:

34.8%
Georgia:

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

12.8%
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$4,159$49,9087$1,080
Fire - Other 0$0 1$300
Streets and Highways 1$4,159$49,9083$3,358
Water Supply 0$0 2$600
Totals for Government 2$8,318$49,90813$5,338

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $54,000 ($253.52)
    Central Staff Services: $28,000 ($131.46)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($103.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($75.12)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($65.73)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($32.86)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($28.17)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($9.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($9.39)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($4.69)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($4.69)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($75.12)
    Health: $1,000 ($4.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $75,000 ($352.11)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($98.59)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($14.08)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($14.08)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($9.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $44,000 ($206.57)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,000 ($70.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($61.03)
    All Other: $1,000 ($4.69)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $26,000 ($122.07)
    All Other: $7,000 ($32.86)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($93.90)
    Special Assessments: $3,000 ($14.08)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($14.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($103.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $22,000 ($103.29)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $19,000 ($89.20)
    Public Utilities: $11,000 ($51.64)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000 ($42.25)
    Property: $7,000 ($32.86)
    NEC: $2,000 ($9.39)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $310,000 ($1455.40)

5.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,861 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
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 Dougherty County, GA  1.84% ($21,444 average AGI)
from Lee County, GA  0.67% ($43,609)
from Randolph County, GA  0.32% ($24,455)


6.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,937 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
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 Dougherty County, GA  2.58% ($21,966 average AGI)
to Lee County, GA  0.69% ($32,417)
to Randolph County, GA  0.38% ($38,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bronwood:

  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WALG (1590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAK (540 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bronwood:

  • WZIQ (106.5 FM; SMITHVILLE, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WDEC-FM (94.7 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: SUMTER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJIZ-FM (96.3 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWXC (90.7 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LAMAD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJAD (103.5 FM; LEESBURG, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEGC (107.7 FM; SASSER, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WISK-FM (98.7 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: SUMTER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNUQ (101.7 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUNV (91.7 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • W273AE (102.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bronwood:

  • WACS-TV (Channel 25; DAWSON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W34CZ (Channel 34; ALBANY, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBKL-LP (Channel 35; ALBANY, GA; Owner: GWENDOLYN BOONE)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • JOE H WOODY, 1 Mile South Of Bronwood On Ga Hwy. 118 (Lat: 31.815833 Lon: -84.388056), Type: 75.5, Overall height: 70.1 m
    Registrant: 9129242968, Joewoody@surfsouth.Com, 110 N. HUDSON ST.

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Ga Hwy 118 W, 5.6 Km East Of Dawson, Near (Lat: 31.812667 Lon: -84.382667), Overall height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: KNKG715
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.087 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009
    Registrant: Dettra Communications, Inc., Washington, DC 20036-8864, Phone: (202) 965-4664

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA4JEO, Licensee ID: L01284775
    Grant Date: 05/17/2007, Expiration Date: 06/04/2017, Certifier: George W Crawford Jr
    Registrant: George W Crawford Jr, 4085 Bettywise Rd, Bronwood, GA 31726
  • Call Sign: KB4MAX
    Grant Date: 02/15/1995, Expiration Date: 02/15/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2007
    Registrant: John D Rogers Jr, Rt 2 Box 346, Bronwood, GA 31726

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH F33A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 815JT , Serial Number: CE-688, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): L G T LLC, Po Box 265, Bronwood, GA 39826

Most common first names in Bronwood, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1172.6 years
Willie1063.2 years
Mary875.7 years
James877.2 years
Charlie576.6 years
Jessie474.8 years
Henry478.0 years
Raymond472.0 years
Susie477.5 years
Louise473.8 years
Most common last names in Bronwood, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cowart682.3 years
Holland688.5 years
Goode583.8 years
Silas584.6 years
Williams580.0 years
Foster484.5 years
Jones481.5 years
Harris475.8 years
Herrington474.2 years
Stephens461.5 years

Bronwood on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other protective service workers including supervisors"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Engineers"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Private households"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and office occupations:"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: U. S. Postal service"
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