Cedartown, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 9,723 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.7%
 
Males: 4,787  (49.2%)
Females: 4,936  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  29.4 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30125.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,141 (it was $24,562 in 2000)
Cedartown:

$27,141
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,963 (it was $12,251 in 2000)

Cedartown city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,544 (it was $70,100 in 2000)
Cedartown:

$101,544
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $658.

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  • Races in Cedartown, GA (2010)

    Cedartown races chart
    • 4,62947.5%White alone
    • 3,02631.0%Hispanic
    • 1,81718.6%Black alone
    • 1301.3%Two or more races
    • 981.0%Asian alone
    • 250.3%American Indian alone
    • 150.2%Other race alone
    • 100.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cedartown: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (6.3%), English (4.7%), United States (4.0%), West Indian (3.2%), German (2.8%), Subsaharan African (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 802 feet

Land area: 6.84 square miles.

Population density: 1,421 people per square mile   (low).

Cedartown,GA real estate house value index trend

Cedartown, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Cedartown:

  • High school or higher: 57.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cedartown city:

  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 40.5%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

2,423 residents are foreign born (24.0% Latin America).

This city:

24.6%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 55 registered sex offenders living in Cedartown, Georgia as of June 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Cedartown to the number of sex offenders is 178 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,344 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $981 (1.1%)

Cedartown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (41.1 miles , pop. 58,748).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (52.0 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (557.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Cave Spring, GA (2.8 miles ), Aragon, GA (3.4 miles ), Rockmart, GA (3.4 miles ), Lindale, GA (3.6 miles ), Buchanan, GA (3.9 miles ), Mud Creek, AL (3.9 miles ), Taylorsville, GA (4.0 miles ), Braswell, GA (4.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $64,600
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $73,200
  • 1999: 20 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2000: 26 buildings, average cost: $42,600
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $25,000
  • 2002: 77 buildings, average cost: $46,200
  • 2003: 84 buildings, average cost: $46,200
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2005: 37 buildings, average cost: $54,900
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $181,500
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $142,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $168,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.02 N, Longitude: 85.25 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,377 (+34.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,155 (39.7%)

Area codes: 678, 770

Cedartown household income distribution Cedartown home values distribution

Crime rates in Cedartown by Year
Type 2002 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1010020
per 100,000 10.10.09.80.00.020.60.0
Rapes 51077322
per 100,000 50.5100.968.870.730.420.620.5
Robberies 252395113721
per 100,000 252.4232.088.450.5111.4381.6214.7
Assaults 4521744655530
per 100,000 454.4211.868.8444.4658.0567.3306.8
Burglaries 741179068181224211
per 100,000 747.21,180.0884.3686.91,832.42,310.52,157.7
Thefts 334387227224458670689
per 100,000 3,372.73,903.22,230.52,262.64,636.66,910.87,045.7
Auto thefts 13151721162620
per 100,000 131.3151.3167.0212.1162.0268.2204.5
Arson N/AN/A10000
per 100,000 N/AN/A9.80.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 276.3) 428.5447.3281.8318.9520.4751.7596.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Cedartown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 35 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.27
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,354 (+16.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Cedartown, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cedartown-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the Cedartown city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 15.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cedartown-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 39.4 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 122.6 miles away from Cedartown center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 159.0 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 143.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 149.9 miles away from Cedartown 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 232.1 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 Polk County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cedartown topographic map

Birthplace of: Sterling Holloway - Actor, Edgar Chandler - College football player, Seale Harris - Soilder, Marnie Andrews - Actor, Phil Douglas - Baseball player, William J. Harris - Politician, Doug Sanders - (born 1933), golfer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Cedartown:

  • POLK MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 424 N MAIN STREET)
  • CEDAR SPRINGS HEALTH AND REHAB (148 CASON ROAD)
  • CEDAR VALLEY NSG AND REHAB CTR (225 PHILPOT STREET)
  • CEDARTOWN HEALTH CARE (148 CASON ROAD)
  • POLK CO NH (225 PHILPOT ST)
  • CEDARTOWN DIALYSIS (325 WEST AVE)
  • HARBIN CLINIC CEDARTOWN DIALYSIS (14 CHEROKEE RD)

airports located in Cedartown:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cedartown:

  • Georgia Highlands College (about 12 miles; Rome, GA; Full-time enrollment: 4,071)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 16 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Berry College (about 20 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 23 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • University of West Georgia (about 32 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 10,358)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 33 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • Kennesaw State University (about 39 miles; Kennesaw, GA; FT enrollment: 21,215)

Public high schools in Cedartown:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cedartown:

  • CEDARTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 926, Location: 1664 SYBLE BRANNAN PARKWAY, Grades: 6-8)
  • CHEROKEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 844, Location: 191 EVERGREEN LN, Grades: PK-5)
  • NORTHSIDE ELEMENTARY (Students: 567, Location: 100 N PHILPOT ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • WESTSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 51 FRANK LOTT DR, Grades: PK-5)
  • YOUNGS GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 601 WOOTEN RD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Cedartown

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Redmond Regional Medical Center, 501 Redmond Road, noted for its prevention in Cardiac conditions and heart surgery center. #10 in the nation for preventative care of cardiac patients. About 21 miles from Cedartown, GA added by Margaret
  • Birthplace of Sterling Holloway (voice of Winnie the Pooh)
  • Southeastern Cardiovascular Institute, part of the Harbin Clinic Group, 504 Redmond Road, Rome, GA, about 21 miles from Cedartown. added by Margaret
  • Cedartown Standard, only newspaper in City of Cedartown, 213 South Main Street and is a bi-weekly paper. added by Margaret

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Notable locations in Cedartown: Cedartown Fire Department (A), Polk County Courthouse (B), Hawkes Library (C), Cedartown City Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cedartown include: Calvary Assembly of God Church (A), Chapel of Saint Bernadette (B), Church of Christ (C), Church of God (D), Congregational Holiness Church (E), Daniel Merner Chapel (F), Eastview Baptist Church (G), Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church (H), First Baptist Church of Cedartown (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Greenwood Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Springdale Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tan Yard Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Cedartown Main Street Program (512 Main Street).

Hotels: A 1 Motor Motel (1004 North Main Street), Country Hearth Inn (925 North Main Street).

Courts: Polk County - Cedartown- Magistrate Court- Clerk (Prior Street), Polk County - Cedartown- Probate Court- Clerk (Prior Street), Polk County - Cedartown- Superior Court- Clerk (Prior Street), Polk County - Cedartown- Superior Court- Judge Cummings (Prior Street), Polk County - Cedartown- Superior Court- Record Room (Prior Street), Polk County - Cedartown- Superior Court- Judge Sutton (Prior Street).

Polk 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 64.1. This is about average.

City:

64.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.65
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.13
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.11
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00198. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00198
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 38.1%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.0% for Black residents, 58.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 64.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.4%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Cedartown in 2010:

  • 216 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 127 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Cedartown in 2000:

  • 237 people in nursing homes
  • 217 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 40 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 36 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Banks with branches in Cedartown (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Polk County: The First National Bank Of Polk Coun at 967 North Main Street, branch established on 1920/01/01; Downtown Branch at 117 West Avenue, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $154.6 mil, Deposits: $137.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Southcrest Financial Group, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Cedartown Branch at 632 North Main Street, branch established on 1995/07/10. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Cedartown Main Branch at 120 North Main Street, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.8
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cedartown city (based on Polk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,28657
Catholic3,2631
Mainline Protestant2,53211
Black Protestant1,0746
Other3173
None16,003-
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: 7
Polk County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Polk County:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

27.8%
Georgia:

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

14.3%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cedartown:

46.1%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cedartown:

41.7%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.6%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.5%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Cedartown:

30.3%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

52.0%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cedartown, GA Residents
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
Financial Administration 3$10,403$41,6120$0
Other Government Administration 11$20,733$22,6180$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,908$58,8960$0
Police Protection - Officers 33$114,344$41,5800$0
Police - Other 3$6,510$26,0400$0
Firefighters 21$68,304$39,0310$0
Streets and Highways 10$31,221$37,4651$722
Solid Waste Management 5$15,270$36,6480$0
Parks and Recreation 8$18,795$28,1930$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$9,725$38,9001$372
Water Supply 10$29,237$35,0840$0
Other and Unallocable 2$2,907$17,4420$0
Totals for Government 110$332,357$36,2572$1,094

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

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $28,000 ($2.88)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,424,000 ($146.46)
    Water Utilities: $896,000 ($92.15)
    Fire Protection: $892,000 ($91.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $704,000 ($72.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $697,000 ($71.69)
    Regular Highways: $697,000 ($71.69)
    Central Staff Services: $657,000 ($67.57)
    Sewerage: $617,000 ($63.46)
    General - Other: $229,000 ($23.55)
    Housing & Community Development: $85,000 ($8.74)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $85,000 ($8.74)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $75,000 ($7.71)
    Libraries: $69,000 ($7.10)
    Welfare - Other: $64,000 ($6.58)
    Health Services - Other: $48,000 ($4.94)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($3.91)
    Corrections - Other: $10,000 ($1.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $264,000 ($27.15)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Parks & Recreation: $252,000 ($25.92)
    General: $68,000 ($6.99)
    Libraries: $35,000 ($3.60)
    Corrections: $16,000 ($1.65)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($6.17)
    General: $31,000 ($3.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $182,000 ($18.72)
    Water Utilities: $149,000 ($15.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $122,000 ($12.55)
    Sewerage: $99,000 ($10.18)
    Police Protection: $99,000 ($10.18)
    Regular Highways: $55,000 ($5.66)
    Housing & Community Development: $37,000 ($3.81)
    Libraries: $30,000 ($3.09)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($1.23)
    Central Staff: $8,000 ($0.82)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,359,000 ($551.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $162,000 ($16.66)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $786,000 ($80.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $575,000 ($59.14)
    All Other: $107,000 ($11.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($2.26)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $40,000 ($4.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,133,000 ($116.53)
    All Other: $1,082,000 ($111.28)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $488,000 ($50.19)
    Interest Earnings: $117,000 ($12.03)
    Rents: $8,000 ($0.82)
    Property Sale Other: $2,000 ($0.21)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,179,000 ($121.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $182,000 ($18.72)
    Highways: $24,000 ($2.47)
  • Tax - Property: $1,591,000 ($163.63)
    Public Utilities: $595,000 ($61.20)
    Other Selective Sales: $390,000 ($40.11)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $247,000 ($25.40)
    NEC: $134,000 ($13.78)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,814,000 ($392.27)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,975,000 ($408.82)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $280,000 ($28.80)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,890,000 ($400.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,811,000 ($391.96)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $284,000 ($29.21)
    Other, NEC: $85,000 ($8.74)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $203,000 ($20.88)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,827,000 ($393.60)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $166,000 ($17.07)

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,591 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
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 Floyd County, GA  1.32% ($23,707 average AGI)
from Bartow County, GA  0.60% ($29,810)
from Paulding County, GA  0.54% ($29,222)


6.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,965 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
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 Floyd County, GA  1.11% ($26,685 average AGI)
to Paulding County, GA  0.73% ($29,010)
to Bartow County, GA  0.65% ($25,724)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cedartown:

  • WGAA (1340 AM; 1 kW; CEDARTOWN, GA; Owner: BURGESS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA 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.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cedartown:

  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; 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.)
  • WQTU (102.3 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: MCDOUGALD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W212AR (90.3 FM; LINDALE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, 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.)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTSH-FM (107.1 FM; ROCKMART, GA; Owner: BROADCAST INVESTMENT ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WATG (95.7 FM; TRION, GA; Owner: TTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • WGMZ (93.1 FM; GLENCOE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Cedartown:

  • W65AD (Channel 65; CEDARTOWN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
Cedartown fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Cedartown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 66m217ftTotal length
  • $12,134,000Total costs
  • 92,370Total average daily traffic
  • 5,698Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 41930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cedartown, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cedartown)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

111 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Cedartown, GA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • CEDARTOWN, 18 47 Prior Station Rd (Lat: 34.001472 Lon: -85.293556), Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WMM714
    Assigned Frequencies: 2168.40 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/1993, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 01/11/2001Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knuaer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037-1128, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851
  • S Of Us Hwy 278 End Of 2nd St (Lat: 34.007861 Lon: -85.272167), Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WNTX603
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.756 MHz, 928.756 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2010, Expiration Date: 02/15/2020Registrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:
  • S Of Us Hwy 278 At End Of 2nd St (Lat: 34.008694 Lon: -85.267167), Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WPJB844
    Assigned Frequencies: 6745.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/28/1995, Expiration Date: 11/28/2000, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2001Registrant: Phone: (404) 506-7330
  • Cedartown, End Of 2nd St Near Us Hwy 278 (Lat: 34.008806 Lon: -85.267167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WPTC605
    Assigned Frequencies: 6745.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2011, Expiration Date: 08/29/2021, Certifier: J. Russell WilliamsRegistrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 1129 20th Street, Nw, Suite 350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 833-6803, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:
  • Cedartown, Lat: 34.009000 Lon: -85.255500, Call Sign: WQCS921, Licensee ID: L01006913
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHzGrant Date: 05/17/2005, Expiration Date: 05/17/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2015, Certifier: Richard MartinRegistrant: Polk County Water, Sewage And Solid Waste Authority
  • BYRD-VALENCIA FOREST, Raiford Road (Lat: 34.066806 Lon: -85.157778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQWQ384
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 10/26/2015, Expiration Date: 10/26/2025, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Parkway #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, S Of Us Hwy 278 End Of 2nd Str (Lat: 34.007861 Lon: -85.272167), Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WEE723
    Assigned Frequencies: 2134.80 MHz, 2138.80 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/1995, Expiration Date: 02/28/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/28/1997Registrant: Phone: (404) 526-3808

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

104 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cedartown)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Cedartown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cedartown that have no violations reported:

  • CEDARTOWN (Population served: 11,700, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 193
  • Hazardous Condition: 77
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Cedartown

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cedartown, GA
Most common first names in Cedartown, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James26271.1 years
William22373.0 years
John20572.5 years
Mary16878.2 years
Charles13168.1 years
Robert13171.4 years
Annie9779.7 years
Willie8075.7 years
George8075.4 years
Thomas6971.4 years
Most common last names in Cedartown, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10972.5 years
Davis7473.2 years
Williams7172.8 years
Brown7175.1 years
Carter7074.7 years
Johnson6875.7 years
Jones5473.2 years
Jackson4770.6 years
Wood4072.3 years
Harris4073.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
Businesses in Cedartown, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike2
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1
H&R Block1Waffle House1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
Home Depot1Wendy's1

Cedartown compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Cedartown on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children (population 1,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Panama (population 500+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
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