Centralhatchee, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 397 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.7%
 
Males: 183  (46.1%)
Females: 214  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 30217.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,526 (it was $37,813 in 2000)
Centralhatchee:

$47,526
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,386 (it was $15,491 in 2000)

Centralhatchee town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $86,355 (it was $64,500 in 2000)
Centralhatchee:

$86,355
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $96,159; Detached houses: $103,711; Mobile homes: $71,104

Median gross rent in 2016: $899.

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  • Races in Centralhatchee, GA (2010)

    Centralhatchee races chart
    • 34985.5%White alone
    • 399.6%Black alone
    • 122.9%Two or more races
    • 71.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Centralhatchee: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (39.2%), Irish (17.6%), Scottish (10.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 849 feet

Land area: 3.28 square miles.

Population density: 121 people per square mile   (very low).

Centralhatchee,GA real estate house value index trend

Centralhatchee, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Centralhatchee:

  • High school or higher: 80.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Centralhatchee town:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

1 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.2%
Georgia:

9.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $690 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $559 (0.7%)

Centralhatchee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Atlanta, GA (48.6 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (602.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Franklin, GA (2.5 miles ), Roopville, GA (2.5 miles) , Ephesus, GA (3.1 miles ), Texas, GA (3.1 miles ), Corinth, GA (3.7 miles ), Graham, AL (3.7 miles ), Whitesburg, GA (3.7 miles ), Bowdon, GA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $45,800
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $136,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.37 N, Longitude: 85.10 W

Centralhatchee household income distribution Centralhatchee home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-4.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Centralhatchee, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Centralhatchee-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/26/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Centralhatchee town center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/24/1964, a category F3 tornado 14.0 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Centralhatchee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% 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 83.5 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 124.2 miles away from Centralhatchee center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 154.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 200.5 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 180.3 miles away from Centralhatchee center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 159.6 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 Heard County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Centralhatchee:

  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF FRANKLIN (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FRANKLIN, GA)
  • CARROLLTON MANOR, INCORPORATED (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CARROLLTON, GA)
  • CARROLLTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CARROLLTON, GA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE CARROL COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; CARROLLTON, GA)
  • TANNER HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CARROLLTON, GA)
  • HOSPICE CARE-A PART OF TANNER (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CARROLLTON, GA)
  • TANNER MEDICAL CENTER - CARROLLTON Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; CARROLLTON, GA)

airports located in Centralhatchee:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Centralhatchee:

  • University of West Georgia (about 15 miles; Carrollton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 10,358)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 23 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • Southern Union State Community College (about 32 miles; Wadley, AL; FT enrollment: 4,120)
  • Atlanta Metropolitan State College (about 47 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,437)
  • Atlanta Technical College (about 47 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 4,217)
  • Clayton State University (about 48 miles; Morrow, GA; FT enrollment: 5,844)
  • Morehouse College (about 48 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,379)

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Notable location: Centralhatchee Fire Department Station 4 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Centralhatchee include: Centralhatchee Independent Methodist Church (A), Centralhatchee Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Centralhatchee Cemetery (1), Vaughan Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Heard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 49.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 26.2%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 78.3% for Black residents, 10.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.9%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Georgia average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Centralhatchee town (based on Heard County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,32226
Mainline Protestant4387
Other41
Black Protestant-1
None6,070-
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
Heard County:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Heard County:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Heard County:

27.5%
Georgia:

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

12.9%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.9%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.2%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Centralhatchee:

29.6
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.9%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

19.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Centralhatchee:

34.1%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

49.7%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Centralhatchee:

82.2%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Centralhatchee, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$1,187$14,2446$450
Totals for Government 1$1,187$14,2446$450

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

  • Current Operations - Fire Protection: $36,000 ($90.68)
    Central Staff Services: $24,000 ($60.45)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($20.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($17.63)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($15.11)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($12.59)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($7.56)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($7.56)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($5.04)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($2.52)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Fire Protection: $35,000 ($88.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($55.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($2.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $22,000 ($55.42)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($5.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $94,000 ($236.78)
    General Support: $83,000 ($209.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($7.56)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($2.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($12.59)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $14,000 ($35.26)
    Public Utilities: $11,000 ($27.71)
    NEC: $2,000 ($5.04)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $209,000 ($526.45)

8.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.63%
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 Coweta County, GA  1.98% ($22,358 average AGI)
from Troup County, GA  1.27% ($23,791)
from Carroll County, GA  1.09% ($25,081)


9.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.41%
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 Carroll County, GA  2.32% ($26,924 average AGI)
to Coweta County, GA  1.61% ($21,291)
to Troup County, GA  1.52% ($22,577)

Strongest AM radio stations in Centralhatchee:

  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, 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.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGSE (720 AM; daytime; 8 kW; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Centralhatchee:

  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • WUWG (90.7 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WEST GEORGIA COLLEGE)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WELR-FM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE, AL; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC.)
  • WBZY-FM (96.7 FM; PEACHTREE CITY, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)
  • WPZE (97.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMGP (98.1 FM; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W220AN (91.9 FM; LA GRANGE, ETC., GA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Centralhatchee:

  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WSWS-TV (Channel 66; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF OPELIKA)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W49AD (Channel 49; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Centralhatchee fatal accident list:

Mar 8, 2002 05:25 AM, Us-27 (Sr 1), Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 26, 2002 11:37 PM, Us-27 (Sr 1), Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 4
Apr 28, 2000 01:13 AM, Us-27(Sr1), Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 25, 1997 11:10 PM, Sr1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (51%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Wood (3%)

Centralhatchee compared to Georgia state average:

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