Chickamauga, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 3,130 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +39.4%
Males: 1,490  (47.6%)
Females: 1,640  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30707.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,838 (it was $40,110 in 2000)
Chickamauga:

$49,838
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,505 (it was $17,716 in 2000)

Chickamauga city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $128,856 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
Chickamauga:

$128,856
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $151,610; Detached houses: $158,006; Mobile homes: $29,891

Median gross rent in 2013: $633.

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  • Races in Chickamauga, GA (2010)

    Chickamauga races chart
    • 2,96695.6%White alone
    • 561.8%Two or more races
    • 351.1%Hispanic
    • 220.7%Black alone
    • 180.6%Asian alone
    • 30.10%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chickamauga: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (16.0%), United States (14.0%), German (11.6%), English (10.5%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 119 feet

Land area: 1.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,727 people per square mile   (low).

Chickamauga,GA real estate house value index trend

Chickamauga, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Chickamauga:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chickamauga city:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

30 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Chickamauga, Georgia as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chickamauga to the number of sex offenders is 130 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $962 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $596 (0.7%)

Chickamauga satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.87 N, Longitude: 85.29 W

Area code: 706

Chickamauga household income distribution Chickamauga home values distribution

Crime rates in Chickamauga by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000011N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.831.9N/A
Robberies 0000010100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.038.30.031.80.00.0
Assaults 00101217101456
per 100,000 0.00.041.10.0473.4651.8391.5445.6159.7192.0
Burglaries 6795132421294012
per 100,000 261.0298.3370.2205.6512.8920.2822.2923.01,278.0384.0
Thefts 2423420757361637752
per 100,000 87.01,789.51,398.6822.42,958.62,799.12,388.42,005.12,460.11,664.0
Auto thefts 3221330124
per 100,000 130.585.282.341.1118.3115.00.031.863.9128.0
Arson 01N/A0N/A0000N/A
per 100,000 0.042.6N/A0.0N/A0.00.00.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.0) 33.5103.3100.652.6268.9340.8240.9282.6260.7174.5

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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 Chickamauga detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Georgia average:

2.73
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+0.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Chickamauga, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 slightly above Georgia state average. It is 79% 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 32.5 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 98.6 miles away from Chickamauga 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 the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.2 miles away from Chickamauga center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 286.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walker County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Jack Nelson (coach) - Swimmer.

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:

Public elementary/middle schools in Chickamauga:

Private elementary/middle school in Chickamauga:

  • OAKWOOD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 239; Location: 115 OAKWOOD ST; Grades: PK - 8)
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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).

Walker 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 2012 was 79.2. This is about average.

City:

79.2
U.S.:

74.2

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.:

6.58

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

City:

2.27
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 36.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.93. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.93
U.S.:

9.14

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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.9%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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

Chickamauga compared to Georgia 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (52%)
  • Electricity (47%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Chickamauga city (based on Walker County data)

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
Walker County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Walker County:

28.4%
Georgia:

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

12.0%
State:

14.6%
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 1$3,410$40,9200$0
Other Government Administration 5$19,328$46,3870$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$536
Police Protection - Officers 6$20,714$41,4280$0
Solid Waste Management 6$13,373$26,7460$0
Sewerage 1$3,542$42,5040$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$886
Water Supply 3$10,016$40,0640$0
Electric Power 2$5,798$34,7880$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,078$48,9360$0
Totals for Government 25$80,259$38,5242$1,422

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $231,000 ($73.80)
    Sewerage: $154,000 ($49.20)
    General Public Buildings: $84,000 ($26.84)
    Housing & Community Development: $74,000 ($23.64)
    Electric Utilities: $37,000 ($11.82)
    General: $14,000 ($4.47)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,126,000 ($679.23)
    Water Utilities: $453,000 ($144.73)
    Sewerage: $302,000 ($96.49)
    Police Protection: $196,000 ($62.62)
    Regular Highways: $130,000 ($41.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000 ($31.63)
    Central Staff Services: $83,000 ($26.52)
    General - Other: $37,000 ($11.82)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($7.03)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($4.47)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $12,000 ($3.83)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($1.92)
    Housing & Community Development: $4,000 ($1.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($0.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $52,000 ($16.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $85,000 ($27.16)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($15.65)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($7.67)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($5.11)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($4.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($1.28)
    Electric Utilities: $2,000 ($0.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $554,000 ($177.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $293,000 ($93.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($29.71)
    All Other: $34,000 ($10.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($1.60)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $123,000 ($39.30)
    All Other: $62,000 ($19.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $206,000 ($65.81)
    General Revenue, NEC: $33,000 ($10.54)
    Property Sale Other: $7,000 ($2.24)
    Rents: $6,000 ($1.92)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,096,000 ($669.65)
    Water Utilities: $439,000 ($140.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $335,000 ($107.03)
    Housing & Community Development: $78,000 ($24.92)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $82,000 ($26.20)
    Public Utilities: $77,000 ($24.60)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $31,000 ($9.90)
    Property: $30,000 ($9.58)
    NEC: $23,000 ($7.35)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, Education, NEC: $1,445,000 ($461.66)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Elementary & Secondary Education: $935,000 ($298.72)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Elementary and Secondary Education: $510,000 ($162.94)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,280,000 ($728.43)

7.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,163 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
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 Hamilton County, TN  1.86% ($29,439 average AGI)
from Catoosa County, GA  1.77% ($27,345)
from Chattooga County, GA  0.32% ($23,265)


7.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.31%
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 Hamilton County, TN  1.90% ($27,182 average AGI)
to Catoosa County, GA  1.74% ($28,827)
to Chattooga County, GA  0.32% ($26,353)

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 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Chickamauga fatal accident list:

Jul 26, 2011 03:46 AM, Marbletop Road, Lat: 34.82566, Lon: -85.37025, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 12, 2009 08:09 PM, Sr-1, Lat: 34.88329, Lon: -85.26987, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 20, 1979 10:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 25m82ftTotal length
  • $382,000Total costs
  • 26,320Total average daily traffic
  • 32Total average daily truck traffic
  • 39,480Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chickamauga)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Chickamauga, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Old Bethel Church Rd 1 Mi S Int Glass Mill Rd (Lat: 34.839222 Lon: -85.279389), Overall height: 86 m, Call Sign: WPJB851
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/28/1995, Expiration Date: 11/28/2000, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2001
    Registrant: Phone: (404) 506-7330
  • Rock Springs, 1 Mi S Of Int Of Glass Mill Rd & Old Bethel Church Rd (Lat: 34.839444 Lon: -85.279444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 86 m, Call Sign: WPTC941
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/08/2011, Expiration Date: 08/30/2021, Certifier: J. Russell Williams
    Registrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:
  • CHICKAMAUGA, 357 Kingston Rd (Lat: 34.877500 Lon: -85.274194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Call Sign: WQNJ957
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 03/01/2021, Certifier: Christopher L Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • ROUNDTOP, Highway 193 (Lat: 34.818806 Lon: -85.391139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 80.5 m, Call Sign: WQPK382
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/12/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, Old Bethel Church Rd 1 Mi S Int Glass Mill Rd (Lat: 34.838944 Lon: -85.279111), Overall height: 86 m, Call Sign: WEF919
    Assigned Frequencies: 2191.20 MHz, 2188.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/21/1994, Expiration Date: 04/21/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/28/1997
    Registrant: Phone: (404) 526-3808

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Grand Center Road, 1 Mile West Of City (Lat: 34.879778 Lon: -85.313278), Call Sign: KSV998
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHz
    Expiration Date: 07/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999
    Registrant: Chickamauga Telephone Corporation, Chickamauga, GA 30707

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chickamauga)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Chickamauga)
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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 52
  • Hazardous Condition: 14
  • Service Call: 29
  • Good Intent Call: 16

Incident types - Chickamauga

See full 2006 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
Businesses in Chickamauga, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
Econo Lodge1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
McDonald's1

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  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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