Casey Springs, Georgia

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Population in July 2007: 6,188.
Males: 3,174  (51.3%)
Females: 3,014  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  30.5 years
Georgia median age:  33.4 years

Zip code: 30705

Estimated median household income in 2016: $38,442 (it was $35,537 in 2000)
Casey Springs:

$38,442
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,085 (it was $14,700 in 2000)

Casey Springs CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $71,056 (it was $47,600 in 2000)
Casey Springs:

$71,056
GA:

$166,800
  • Races in Casey Springs, GA (2000)

    Casey Springs races chart
    • 5,24593.9%White alone
    • 2514.5%Hispanic
    • 380.7%Two or more races
    • 210.4%Black alone
    • 220.4%American Indian alone
    • 90.2%Asian alone
    • 20.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Casey Springs: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 59.4 square miles.

Population density: 104 people per square mile   (very low).

Casey Springs, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Casey Springs:

  • High school or higher: 54.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Casey Springs CCD:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 62.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

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

Casey Springs CCD:  1.0% ($468)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Casey Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (36.2 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (67.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (519.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chatsworth, GA (2.9 miles ), Resaca, GA (2.9 miles ), Red Bud, GA (3.0 miles ), Dalton, GA (3.3 miles ), Sugar Valley-Resaca, GA (3.3 miles ), Eton, GA (3.4 miles ), Crandall-Eton, GA (3.6 miles ), Calhoun, GA (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 34.66 N, Longitude: 84.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.0%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Textile mills and textile products (41%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (3%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (2%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (45%)
  • Health care (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (19%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3%)

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

Average climate in Casey Springs, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Casey Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.1 miles away from the Casey Springs place center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 34.3 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Casey Springs-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 46.9 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 92.7 miles away from Casey Springs center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 144.7 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 163.9 miles away from the city 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 250.0 miles away from Casey Springs center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 312.2 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 Murray County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Casey Springs:

  • MURRAY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CHATSWORTH, GA)
  • CHATSWORTH HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CHATSWORTH, GA)
  • US RENAL CARE MURRAY COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; CHATSWORTH, GA)
  • HEARTLITE HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; DALTON, GA)
  • ADVENTA HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DALTON, GA)
  • GORDON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CALHOUN, GA)
  • FIRST AMERICAN HOME CARE OF GA DALTON (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; DALTON, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Casey Springs:

  • Dalton State College (about 13 miles; Dalton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,846)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 30 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Berry College (about 33 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Lee University (about 35 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 36 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 38 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 38 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 10,158)

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Notable location: Murray County Fire Department Station 5 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Casey Springs include: Casey Springs Church (A), Sardis Church (B), New Prospect Church (C), Timms Chapel (D), New Hope Church (E), Maple Grove Church (F), Ball Ground Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: McEntire Cemetery (1), Cochran Cemetery (2), Osborn Cemetery (3), Sardis Cemetery (4), Wagnon Cemetery (5), Williams Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Brindle Lake (A), Mashburn Lake East (B), Mashburn Lake West (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rock Creek (A), Rock Branch (B), Pettiet Branch (C), Doe Branch (D), Casey Springs Branch (E), Bullpen Branch (F), Buck Creek (G), Big Jack Creek (H), Beamer Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Murray 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 59.7. This is better than average.

City:

59.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.9
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.7%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

17.3%
Whole state:

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

3.6%
Whole state:

6.1%
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.8
Georgia average:

13.3

Casey Springs travel time to work - commute Casey Springs mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Casey Springs CCD (based on Murray County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,69835
Mainline Protestant9387
Other-1
None25,992-
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: 9
Murray County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Murray County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

2.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Murray County:

31.4%
Georgia:

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

14.9%
State:

14.6%

6.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
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 Whitfield County, GA  3.35% ($26,428 average AGI)
from Gordon County, GA  0.58% ($22,197)
from Gilmer County, GA  0.27% ($25,091)


7.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,972 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
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 Whitfield County, GA  3.38% ($24,402 average AGI)
to Gordon County, GA  0.69% ($23,905)
to Bradley County, TN  0.20% ($30,458)

Strongest AM radio stations in Casey Springs:

  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEBS (1030 AM; 3 kW; CALHOUN, GA; Owner: RADIO WEBS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDAL (1430 AM; 3 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Casey Springs:

  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQMT (98.9 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WNSY (100.1 FM; TALKING ROCK, GA; Owner: CHARLES A. MCCLURE)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WYYU (104.5 FM; DALTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WATG (95.7 FM; TRION, GA; Owner: TTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • W260AJ (99.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: WCCV)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WALV (95.3 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WKCX (97.7 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: BRIAR CREEK BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Casey Springs:

  • WCLP-TV (Channel 18; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WDNN-CA (Channel 43; DALTON, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDGA-CA (Channel 47; DALTON, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $240,000Total costs
  • 2,400Total average daily traffic
  • 24Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,600Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Casey Springs compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Casey Springs on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Plant and system operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of mobile homes (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health and personal care, except drug, stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #44 (30705) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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