Colquitt, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 1,879 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 859  (45.7%)
Females: 1,020  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

33.9 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 31737.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $27,227 (it was $24,792 in 2000)
Colquitt:

$27,227
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,607 (it was $18,300 in 2000)

Colquitt city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $91,456 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
Colquitt:

$91,456
GA:

$173,700

Median gross rent in 2017: $687.

March 2019 cost of living index in Colquitt: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 34.5%
(20.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.5% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Colquitt, GA (2010)
    • 1,00350.4%White alone
    • 91445.9%Black alone
    • 392.0%Hispanic
    • 201.0%Asian alone
    • 130.7%Two or more races
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Colquitt, Georgia as of July 14, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Colquitt is 82 to 1.


Crime rates in Colquitt by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(99.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(104.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(52.3)
3
(160.3)
1
(49.6)
1
(49.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(157.0)
1
(53.6)
1
(53.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(247.8)
1
(49.6)
2
(103.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(209.3)
3
(160.3)
3
(148.7)
10
(495.8)
6
(310.6)
3
(157.0)
3
(160.9)
11
(590.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(627.9)
16
(855.2)
8
(396.4)
18
(892.4)
19
(983.4)
6
(314.0)
8
(429.2)
22
(1,181)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
39
(2,041)
23
(1,229)
18
(892.0)
60
(2,975)
49
(2,536)
18
(941.9)
36
(1,931)
38
(2,040)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(52.3)
1
(53.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(247.9)
1
(51.8)
1
(52.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)213.5273.7405.4355.0267.6430.1182.4325.3

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.29
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: American (7.1%), Irish (1.4%), English (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 170 feet

Land area: 8.25 square miles.

Population density: 228 people per square mile   (very low).

Colquitt, Georgia map

16 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Georgia:

7.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,404 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,303 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (40.3 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (122.8 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (642.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Mayhaw, GA (2.1 miles ),
Boykin, GA (2.3 miles),
Bellview, GA (2.7 miles ),
Damascus, GA (3.0 miles ),
Iron City, GA (3.5 miles ),
Donalsonville, GA (3.6 miles ),
Milford, GA (3.6 miles ),
Brinson, GA (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 31.17 N, Longitude: 84.73 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Mayhaw Capital of the World

Area code: 229

Distribution of median household income in Colquitt, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Colquitt, GA in 2017
Colquitt satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $61,500
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $33,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $131,200
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $102,900
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $242,500
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $448,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Colquitt, GA residents
Average permit cost in Colquitt, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Georgia:

3.7%
Most common industries in Colquitt, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (8.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.4%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Construction (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (10.9%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.4%)
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Public administration (8.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.8%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
Most common occupations in Colquitt, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Registered nurses (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Colquitt, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Colquitt-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/2005, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the Colquitt city center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $7 million in damages.

On 2/13/2000, a category F3 tornado 27.1 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 175 people and caused $20 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Colquitt-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 359.5 miles away from Colquitt center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 227.8 miles away from Colquitt 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 213.7 miles away from the city 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 235.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 214.0 miles away from Colquitt 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 Miller County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Colquitt:

  • MILLER COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 209 N CUTHBERT STREET)
  • MILLER NURSING HOME (206 GRACE ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Colquitt:

  • SEMINOLE MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; DONALSONVILLE, GA)
  • SEMINOLE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; DONALSONVILLE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colquitt:

  • Bainbridge State College (about 23 miles; Bainbridge, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,308)
  • Darton State College (about 42 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Albany Technical College (about 43 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Albany State University (about 45 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 45 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 56 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,904)
  • Florida State University (about 57 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)

Public high school in Colquitt:

Public elementary/middle schools in Colquitt:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Colquitt: Colquitt - Miller County Volunteer Fire Department (A), Miller County Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cemeteries: Colquitt City Cemetery (1), Pleasant Hill Cemetery (2), Rawls Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Colquitt: Colquitt Town Square Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Miller County - Clerk of Superior Court (Court House), Miller County - Magistrate Court- Probate Judge (Court House), Miller County - Court Room- Judges Chambers (Court House).

Birthplace of: Charles Grant - 2005 NFL player (New Orleans Saints, born: Sep 3, 1978), Keyon Nash - 2005 NFL player (Oakland Raiders, born: Mar 11, 1979), Tay Cody - College football player. professional football player, Peter Zack Geer - Politician, Brandon Miller (American football) - Football player, Gordie Richardson - Baseball player.

Miller County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

COLQUITT (Population served: 2,452, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-08-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-11-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-12-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-19-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.3%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.5%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Colquitt in 2010:

  • 93 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Colquitt in 2000:

  • 109 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Banks with branches in Colquitt (2011 data):

  • Ameris Bank: Colquitt Branch at 162 East Crawford Street, branch established on 1924/04/21. Info updated 2012/02/27: Bank assets: $3,003.2 mil, Deposits: $2,595.8 mil, headquarters in Moultrie, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Ameris Bancorp
  • PeoplesSouth Bank: Peoplessouth Bank at 203 Crawford Street, branch established on 1973/10/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $534.5 mil, Deposits: $446.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Peoplessouth Bancshares, Inc.
  • First State Bank of Blakely: Colquitt Branch at 106 West Crawford Street, branch established on 1995/08/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $362.8 mil, Deposits: $300.2 mil, headquarters in Blakely, GA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancshares Of Blakely, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Colquitt:

Marital status in Colquitt, GA
  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 44.3%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

For population 25 years and over in Colquitt:

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Georgia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Colquitt
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Colquitt, GA (based on Miller County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,96017
Mainline Protestant3872
Other3-
None3,775-
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: 6
Miller County:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Miller County:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Miller County:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Miller County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

13.6%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Miller County:

29.9%
Georgia:

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

13.2%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Colquitt:

46.6%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Colquitt:

40.8%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.5%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.7%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

35.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

48.6%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.5%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Colquitt, 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
Police Protection - Officers 9$25,243$33,6572$1,772
Financial Administration 5$14,614$35,0740$0
Police - Other 5$12,843$30,8230$0
Parks and Recreation 4$10,779$32,3373$3,579
Water Supply 3$6,776$27,1040$0
Gas Supply 3$6,355$25,4200$0
Solid Waste Management 3$5,314$21,2560$0
Sewerage 2$6,643$39,8580$0
Correction 2$5,872$35,2320$0
Firefighters 1$4,088$49,0560$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,001
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$2,901
Health 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 37$98,527$31,95512$9,253

Colquitt government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $651,000 ($346.46)
    General - Other: $540,000 ($287.39)
    Gas Utilities: $417,000 ($221.93)
    Water Utilities: $254,000 ($135.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $223,000 ($118.68)
    Financial Administration: $222,000 ($118.15)
    Regular Highways: $191,000 ($101.65)
    Sewerage: $169,000 ($89.94)
    Central Staff Services: $129,000 ($68.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $127,000 ($67.59)
    Correctional Institutions: $111,000 ($59.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $76,000 ($40.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($14.90)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $24,000 ($12.77)
    Housing and Community Development: $22,000 ($11.71)
    Health - Other: $14,000 ($7.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($12.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $332,000 ($176.69)
    Local Fire Protection: $266,000 ($141.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $89,000 ($47.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $78,000 ($41.51)
    Police Protection: $55,000 ($29.27)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,170,000 ($622.67)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $145,000 ($77.17)

Colquitt government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $575,000 ($306.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $362,000 ($192.66)
    Sewerage: $336,000 ($178.82)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $293,000 ($155.93)
    General Local Government Support: $293,000 ($155.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $392,000 ($208.62)
    General Local Government Support: $279,000 ($148.48)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $330,000 ($175.63)
    Fines and Forfeits: $141,000 ($75.04)
    Sale of Property: $42,000 ($22.35)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($4.79)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $504,000 ($268.23)
    Gas Utilities: $205,000 ($109.10)
  • Tax - Property: $356,000 ($189.46)
    Public Utilities Sales: $179,000 ($95.26)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $93,000 ($49.49)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $64,000 ($34.06)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $43,000 ($22.88)
    Other License: $25,000 ($13.30)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000 ($3.73)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($3.19)

Colquitt government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,566,000 ($2962.21)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,378,000 ($2862.16)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $246,000 ($130.92)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,000 ($30.87)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $1,245,000 ($662.59)
    Beginning: $940,000 ($500.27)

Colquitt government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $535,000 ($284.73)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $108,000 ($57.48)
Businesses in Colquitt, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
Ford1U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS1
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Colquitt:

  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WMGR (930 AM; 5 kW; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: DECATUR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WSEM (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: SEMINOLE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Colquitt:

  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGMK (106.3 FM; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: MERCHANTS BROADCASTING CO)
  • WBBK-FM (93.1 FM; BLAKELY, GA; Owner: MERCHANTS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS OF SW GA)
  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WZND (105.3 FM; HEADLAND, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOOF-FM (99.7 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBGE (101.9 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: JOHN H. WIGGINS)
  • WWGF (107.5 FM; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WJJN (92.1 FM; COLUMBIA, AL; Owner: WILSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Colquitt:

  • W69DO (Channel 69; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W26BM (Channel 26; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W08DM (Channel 8; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W45BL (Channel 45; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W51CQ (Channel 51; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W30BO (Channel 30; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W47BX (Channel 47; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W22BV (Channel 22; COLQUITT, GA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WDHN (Channel 18; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK OF ALABAMA, INC.)
  • Colquitt, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents36
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count14825
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents22304
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons5218
  • Fatalities16527
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents37532
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents807
See more detailed statistics of Colquitt fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 528ft / 161mTotal length
  • $35,819,000Total costs
  • 48,286Total average daily traffic
  • 3,938Total average daily truck traffic
  • 72,529Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Colquitt, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Colquitt, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Colquitt)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KG4MJA, Licensee ID: L00335547, Grant Date: 04/20/2011, Expiration Date: 04/20/2021, Certifier: Robbie L Phillips, Registrant: Robbie L Phillips, 392 E. Bush St., Colquitt, GA 39837
  • Call Sign: KJ4QPY, Licensee ID: L01531853, Grant Date: 11/23/2009, Expiration Date: 11/23/2019, Certifier: Adam C Phillips, Registrant: Adam C Phillips, 619 Old Damascus Rd, Colquitt, GA 39837
  • Call Sign: KJ4QPZ, Licensee ID: L01531854, Grant Date: 11/23/2009, Expiration Date: 11/23/2019, Certifier: Cody B Phillips, Registrant: Cody B Phillips, 619 Old Damascus Rd, Colquitt, GA 39837
  • Call Sign: KM4YLT, Licensee ID: L02056823, Grant Date: 10/21/2016, Expiration Date: 10/21/2026, Certifier: Terry D Chaney, Registrant: Terry D Chaney, 588 Helms Rd, Colquitt, GA 39837


FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Colquitt)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 50. The highest number of fires - 134 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Colquitt, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (59.6%), and Structure Fires (21.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Colquitt, GA
    • 47459.6%Outside Fires
    • 17321.8%Structure Fires
    • 14017.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 81.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Colquitt, GA
Most common first names in Colquitt, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6477.0 years
James6271.4 years
William5474.2 years
Mary3577.2 years
Willie3273.9 years
Charlie3172.1 years
Annie2379.2 years
Ruby1872.3 years
Roy1671.9 years
Thomas1674.4 years
Most common last names in Colquitt, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams6072.5 years
Phillips4378.0 years
Cook3573.2 years
Bush3578.1 years
Davis3176.8 years
Johnson3076.8 years
Smith2975.9 years
Miller2973.9 years
Jones2374.4 years
Brown2280.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Colquitt, GA
  • 85.8%Electricity
  • 7.7%Utility gas
  • 6.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Colquitt, GA
  • 86.6%Electricity
  • 8.4%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%No fuel used


Colquitt compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Colquitt on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Lebanon (population 500+)"
There are 8 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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