Chickamauga, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 3,256 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +45.0%
Males: 1,390  (42.7%)
Females: 1,866  (57.3%)
Median resident age:

35.0 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 30707.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,945 (it was $40,110 in 2000)
Chickamauga:

$51,945
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,539 (it was $17,716 in 2000)

Chickamauga city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $153,212 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
Chickamauga:

$153,212
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $178,408; detached houses: $182,358; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,363

Median gross rent in 2019: $678.

March 2019 cost of living index in Chickamauga: 87.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.8%
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According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 53 registered sex offenders living in Chickamauga, Georgia as of January 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Chickamauga is 60 to 1.


Crime rates in Chickamauga by year

Type

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.8)
1
(31.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.2)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.2)
2
(63.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(473.4)
17
(651.8)
10
(391.5)
14
(445.6)
5
(159.7)
6
(192.0)
8
(255.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(158.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
13
(512.8)
24
(920.2)
21
(822.2)
29
(923.0)
40
(1,278)
12
(384.0)
11
(351.2)
12
(386.2)
12
(381.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
75
(2,959)
73
(2,799)
61
(2,388)
63
(2,005)
77
(2,460)
52
(1,664)
24
(766.3)
18
(579.3)
37
(1,175)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(118.3)
3
(115.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.8)
2
(63.9)
4
(128.0)
3
(95.8)
3
(96.6)
3
(95.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index258.4327.5231.4271.5250.5142.1114.093.3132.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Chickamauga, GA

Crime rate in Chickamauga detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: American (32.7%), Irish (7.0%), German (6.2%), Scottish (5.1%), Scotch-Irish (4.9%), English (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 119 feet

Land area: 1.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,797 people per square mile   (low).

Chickamauga, Georgia map

41 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Georgia:

10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,255 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,279 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (11.9 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (92.4 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (498.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Chattanooga Valley, GA (2.0 miles ),
Fairview, GA (2.0 miles ),
Rock Spring, GA (2.4 miles ),
Fort Oglethorpe, GA (2.4 miles ),
Fairyland, GA (2.5 miles ),
Rossville-Beverly Hills, GA (2.5 miles ),
Rossville, GA (2.7 miles ),
Boynton Ridge, GA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 34.87 N, Longitude: 85.29 W

Area code: 706

Distribution of median household income in Chickamauga, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Chickamauga, GA in 2019
Chickamauga satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $76,900
  • 1998: 26 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $88,000
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $95,900
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $128,200
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $64,500
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $105,800
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $90,800
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $320,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $320,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Chickamauga, GA residents
Average permit cost in Chickamauga, GA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.4%
Georgia:

5.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+0.6%).
Most common industries in Chickamauga, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (14.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.9%)
  • Health care (7.7%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (17.6%)
  • Construction (11.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Machinery (4.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (17.2%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (10.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Social assistance (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Chickamauga, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)

Average climate in Chickamauga, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.1. This is about average.

City:

66.1
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.44. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.44
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.27. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Chickamauga-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.4 miles away from the Chickamauga city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1973, a category F4 tornado 33.6 miles away from the city center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chickamauga-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 112% greater 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 32.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 32.6 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 98.6 miles away from Chickamauga center
On 12/12/2018 at 09:14:43, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MW, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 60.1 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 151.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 174.5 miles away from Chickamauga center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walker County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chickamauga topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chickamauga:

  • PARKSIDE AT HUTCHESON MED CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ROSSVILLE, GA)
  • DCI FORT OGLETHORPE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • GEORGIA HOME CARE OF FORT OGLETHORPE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • HUTCHESON HOME CARE/HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE FT OGLETHORPE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • EVERGREEN MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF FORT OGLETHORPE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)

Amtrak station near Chickamauga:

  • 13 miles: CHATTANOOGA (GREYHOUND STA., 960 AIRPORT RD.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chickamauga:

  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 13 miles; Chattanooga, TN; Full-time enrollment: 10,158)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 16 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)
  • Dalton State College (about 18 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 19 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Lee University (about 32 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 33 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Berry College (about 41 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)

Public high school in Chickamauga:

Private high school in Chickamauga:

  • OAKWOOD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 268, Location: 113 OAKWOOD ST, Grades: PK-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Chickamauga:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Chickamauga: Chickamauga Public Library (A), Chickamauga City Hall (B), Walker County Emergency Services Station 6 Chickamauga (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Chickamauga include: First Presbyterian Church (A), First Baptist Church of Chickamauga (B), Fellowship Baptist Church (C), Church of God (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Chickamauga Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Crawfish Spring Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Learning Technologies Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1226 Kensington Road), Kensington House Limited (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1226 Kensington Road).

Birthplace of: Jack Nelson (coach) - Swimmer.

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

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

CHICKAMAUGA (Population served: 5,070, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1996, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-17-2001), St Intentional no-action (AUG-29-2001)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.5%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.8%
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: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Chickamauga (2011 data):

  • Bank of Chickamauga: Bank Of Chickamauga at 201 Gordon Street, branch established on 1910/05/10; Highway 27 Branch at 112 Lafayette Road, branch established on 1974/08/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $52.6 mil, Deposits: $46.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Southcrest Financial Group, Inc.
  • Synovus Bank: Chickamauga Branch at 101 Wilder Road, branch established on 1974/08/24. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.
  • Capital Bank: Chickamauga Branch at 13309 N. Highway 27, branch established on 2006/02/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $120.8 mil, Deposits: $104.6 mil, headquarters in Fort Oglethorpe, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Catoosa Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Chickamauga:

Marital status in Chickamauga, GA
  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 22.6%

For population 25 years and over in Chickamauga:

  • High school or higher: 97.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Georgia average:

12.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Chickamauga
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chickamauga, GA (based on Walker County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,045109
Mainline Protestant2,94816
Black Protestant4744
Other4193
Catholic4101
None30,460-
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: 11
Here:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Walker County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Walker County:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Walker County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.4%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Walker County:

12.0%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Chickamauga:

43.7%
Georgia:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chickamauga:

47.4%
Georgia:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
Georgia:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Chickamauga:

21.6%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.0%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

28.0%
Georgia:

33.5%

General health condition:
Chickamauga:

58.3%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

86.3%
Georgia:

80.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chickamauga, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$22,437$44,8741$1,355
Other Government Administration 5$27,612$66,2696$3,567
Electric Power 3$10,015$40,0600$0
Streets and Highways 2$5,691$34,1460$0
Solid Waste Management 2$6,335$38,0100$0
Financial Administration 2$10,463$62,7780$0
Water Supply 2$6,800$40,8000$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,321$39,8524$2,726
Sewerage 1$3,693$44,3160$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,244$38,9281$886
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,050
Totals for Government 25$99,612$47,81413$9,583

Chickamauga government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $139,000 ($42.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000 ($7.99)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($4.30)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($3.07)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,795,000 ($858.42)
    Water Utilities: $474,000 ($145.58)
    Police Protection: $378,000 ($116.09)
    Sewerage: $308,000 ($94.59)
    Regular Highways: $288,000 ($88.45)
    Central Staff Services: $237,000 ($72.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $119,000 ($36.55)
    General - Other: $119,000 ($36.55)
    Libraries: $74,000 ($22.73)
    Parks and Recreation: $53,000 ($16.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $35,000 ($10.75)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $25,000 ($7.68)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000 ($22.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($2.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($4.61)

Chickamauga government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $625,000 ($191.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $218,000 ($66.95)
    Other: $56,000 ($17.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000 ($11.98)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $39,000 ($11.98)
    General Local Government Support: $33,000 ($10.14)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $248,000 ($76.17)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $102,000 ($31.33)
    Fines and Forfeits: $76,000 ($23.34)
    Donations From Private Sources: $16,000 ($4.91)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($3.38)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($0.31)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,017,000 ($926.60)
    Water Utilities: $357,000 ($109.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000 ($27.03)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $343,000 ($105.34)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $194,000 ($59.58)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $82,000 ($25.18)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $48,000 ($14.74)
    Other Selective Sales: $10,000 ($3.07)

Chickamauga government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,500,000 ($1074.94)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,900,000 ($890.66)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,190,000 ($365.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $590,000 ($181.20)

Chickamauga government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,112,000 ($648.65)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,823,000 ($1174.14)

7.67% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,885 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.67%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Catoosa County, GA  2.13% ($35,117 average AGI)
from Hamilton County, TN  1.85% ($33,008)
from Chattooga County, GA  0.46% ($30,021)


7.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Catoosa County, GA  2.09% ($33,083 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, TN  1.75% ($35,898)
to Chattooga County, GA  0.36% ($29,493)
Businesses in Chickamauga, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
Econo Lodge1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Chickamauga:

  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC)
  • WNOO (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: PYE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQCH (1590 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: RADIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGOW (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDOD (1310 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VALLEY HEAD, AL; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WKWN (1420 AM; 3 kW; TRENTON, GA; Owner: RA-AD OF TRENTON, INC.)
  • WUUS (980 AM; 1 kW; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chickamauga:

  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WAWL-FM (91.5 FM; RED BANK, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W284AE (104.7 FM; ORCHARD HILLS, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLOV-FM1 (97.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W241AF (96.1 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRXR-FM (105.5 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WMPZ (93.7 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: J.L. BREWER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKXJ (98.1 FM; SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W260AJ (99.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: WCCV)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AC (103.5 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDYN (89.7 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE TEMPLE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Chickamauga:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WELF (Channel 23; DALTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDEF-TV (Channel 12; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDSI-TV (Channel 61; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WRCB-TV (Channel 3; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WTCI (Channel 45; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE GREATER CHATTANOOGA PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTVC (Channel 9; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TENNESSEE, INC.)
  • W26BE (Channel 26; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLFW-LP (Channel 41; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WRNG-LP (Channel 63; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • W21BZ (Channel 21; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Chickamauga fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Chickamauga fatal accident list:

Jan 30, 2018 08:20 AM, Marble Top Road, Lat: 34.869583, Lon: -85.343450, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 10, 2014 10:23 AM, Thomas Ave, Lat: 34.873317, Lon: -85.290311, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 2011 03:46 AM, Marbletop Road, Lat: 34.825658, Lon: -85.370250, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 12, 2009 08:09 PM, Sr-1, Lat: 34.883292, Lon: -85.269869, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 20, 1979 10:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 276ft / 84.3mTotal length
  • $13,293,000Total costs
  • 46,720Total average daily traffic
  • 545Total average daily truck traffic
  • 70,080Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Chickamauga, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 41970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Chickamauga, GA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$116,7804$120,09817$103,0172$26,4853$79,9001$35,930
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$170,6800$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$99,1151$56,8007$108,8530$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$45,3006$117,9780$01$44,4500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$134,7600$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0205.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$99,680
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0205.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Chickamauga, GA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Chickamauga, GA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 74. The highest number of reported fires - 115 took place in 2011, and the least - 27 in 2005. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Chickamauga, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.3%), and Structure Fires (35.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Chickamauga, GA
    • 63750.3%Outside Fires
    • 45235.7%Structure Fires
    • 15011.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 272.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chickamauga, GA
Most common first names in Chickamauga, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James13871.4 years
William9771.1 years
Mary8978.4 years
John7973.9 years
Robert6670.1 years
Charles5868.5 years
Thomas4470.1 years
George3773.0 years
Ruth2977.9 years
Willie2876.1 years
Most common last names in Chickamauga, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5074.1 years
Brown4075.4 years
Johnson3972.1 years
Parrish3374.6 years
Jones3271.6 years
Lewis2869.9 years
Taylor2773.7 years
Clark2774.8 years
Davis2670.2 years
Stoker2575.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Chickamauga, GA
  • 47.9%Electricity
  • 47.6%Utility gas
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Chickamauga, GA
  • 77.1%Electricity
  • 22.9%Utility gas


Chickamauga compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 22 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
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  • Malcolm Swanson (2)
  • Andy Burran (2)
  • Lynn A. Buckner (2)
  • James Jackson (1)
  • Susan A. Burran (1)
  • Michael S. Swanson (1)
  • Mark Richard Whitmire (1)
  • Kris Robertson (1)
  • Michael Swanson (1)

Total of 24 patent applications in 2008-2022.