Chauncey, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 328 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.2%
 
Males: 167  (51.0%)
Females: 161  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31011.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,275 (it was $26,818 in 2000)
Chauncey:

$21,275
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,289 (it was $12,600 in 2000)

Chauncey town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $21,525 (it was $30,700 in 2000)
Chauncey:

$21,525
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $48,799; Detached houses: $81,554; Mobile homes: $17,154

Median gross rent in 2013: $531.

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  • Races in Chauncey, GA (2010)

    Chauncey races chart
    • 21161.7%White alone
    • 11633.9%Black alone
    • 123.5%Hispanic
    • 30.9%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chauncey: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (38.8%), United States (4.6%), West Indian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 300 feet

Land area: 1.73 square miles.

Population density: 190 people per square mile   (very low).

Chauncey,GA real estate house value index trend

Chauncey, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Chauncey:

  • High school or higher: 71.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chauncey town:

  • Never married: 39.7%
  • Now married: 38.9%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.3%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Chauncey, Georgia as of May 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Chauncey to the number of sex offenders is 334 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $450 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $471 (3.2%)

Chauncey satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (61.0 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (138.3 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (702.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Milan, GA (2.4 miles ), Helena, GA (3.0 miles ), Eastman, GA (3.0 miles ), McRae, GA (3.2 miles ), Rhine, GA (3.3 miles ), Scotland, GA (3.9 miles ), Abbeville, GA (4.0 miles ), Cadwell, GA (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 32.10 N, Longitude: 83.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 229

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

8.3%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-5.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (2%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Chauncey, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chauncey-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Chauncey town center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.3 miles away from the town center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chauncey-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% 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 126.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 179.0 miles away from Chauncey 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 221.9 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 256.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 183.9 miles away from Chauncey center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 184.2 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 Dodge County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chauncey topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chauncey:

  • DODGE COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)
  • THREE RIVERS HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)
  • MCRAE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MCRAE, GA)
  • EASTMAN HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chauncey:

  • South Georgia State College (about 44 miles; Douglas, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,507)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 47 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 51 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • East Georgia State College (about 56 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 57 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Mercer University (about 61 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 63 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)

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

Churches in Chauncey include: Chauncey Baptist Church (A), Popular Spring Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Jay Bird Springs Resort Inc (Water Parks & Slides; 1221 Jay Bird Springs Rd).

Dodge County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 32.4%
(27.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chauncey town (based on Dodge County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,37760
Mainline Protestant80612
Catholic3281
Black Protestant2053
Other91
None8,071-
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: 10
Dodge County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Dodge County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Dodge County:

7.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Dodge County:

30.3%
Georgia:

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

12.3%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

54.0%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chauncey:

52.4%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.3%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Chauncey:

35.5%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

58.1%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Chauncey:

81.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chauncey, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,189
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$2,037
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,275
Totals for Government 0$0 10$4,501

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $80,000 ($243.90)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($60.98)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($36.59)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($33.54)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($24.39)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($21.34)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($12.20)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($6.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($18.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $4,000 ($12.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $35,000 ($106.71)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $20,000 ($60.98)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($24.39)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($9.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $28,000 ($85.37)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $15,000 ($45.73)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($12.20)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($6.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($15.24)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $14,000 ($42.68)
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000 ($33.54)
    Property: $11,000 ($33.54)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000 ($12.20)
    NEC: $2,000 ($6.10)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $106,000 ($323.17)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $95,000 ($289.63)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($30.49)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $106,000 ($323.17)

5.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
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 Telfair County, GA  0.64% ($21,769 average AGI)
from Laurens County, GA  0.56% ($26,912)
from Bleckley County, GA  0.33% ($23,550)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,207 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
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 Laurens County, GA  0.70% ($20,628 average AGI)
to Houston County, GA  0.60% ($37,811)
to Bleckley County, GA  0.42% ($20,769)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chauncey:

  • WUFF (710 AM; daytime; 3 kW; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYIS (1410 AM; 1 kW; MCRAE, GA; Owner: CINECOM BROASCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMLT (1330 AM; 5 kW; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chauncey:

  • WQIL (101.3 FM; CHAUNCEY, GA; Owner: GSW, INC.)
  • WUFF-FM (97.5 FM; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WMCG (104.9 FM; MILAN, GA; Owner: TEL-DODGE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYSC (102.7 FM; MCRAE, GA; Owner: CINECOM BROASCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chauncey:

  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Chauncey fatal accident list:

Nov 16, 1983 08:00 AM, S574, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 2, 1982 03:40 PM, S574, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $791,000Total costs
  • 1,130Total average daily traffic
  • 113Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,695Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chauncey)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • GE FOUNTAIN, 1155 Mcmurray Road (Lat: 32.177806 Lon: -83.031028), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.3 m, Call Sign: WQPQ827
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/2012, Expiration Date: 07/23/2022, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

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

CHAUNCEY (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-12-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-23-2010)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Chauncey, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1369.1 years
John1271.2 years
William761.8 years
Henry569.0 years
Mary583.2 years
Robert477.8 years
Thomas482.0 years
Annie382.0 years
George380.6 years
Felton370.0 years
Most common last names in Chauncey, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Yawn1177.0 years
Evans982.8 years
Burch969.6 years
Williams975.6 years
Peacock873.7 years
Fleming784.3 years
Powell662.7 years
Sheffield671.2 years
Smith675.5 years
Jackson577.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Chauncey compared to Georgia state average:

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