Corinth, Georgia

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Population in July 2007: 219.
Males: 105  (48.4%)
Females: 114  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  29.8 years
Georgia median age:  33.4 years

Zip codes: 30230.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,782 (it was $21,094 in 2000)
Corinth:

$24,782
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,666 (it was $11,824 in 2000)

Corinth town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $29,207 (it was $22,100 in 2000)
Corinth:

$29,207
GA:

$141,600
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  • Races in Corinth, GA (2000)

    Corinth races chart
    • 19792.5%White alone
    • 94.2%Black alone
    • 73.3%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Corinth: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (31.0%), English (8.0%), Irish (7.5%), German (6.6%), French (3.3%), Dutch (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.91 square miles.

Population density: 242 people per square mile   (very low).

Corinth,GA real estate house value index trend

Corinth, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Corinth:

  • High school or higher: 46.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 44.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Corinth town:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 22.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Corinth town:  1.5% ($333)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Corinth satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Atlanta, GA (48.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (614.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hogansville, GA (2.1 miles ), Grantville, GA (2.6 miles ), Lone Oak, GA (2.8 miles) , Hillcrest, GA (3.1 miles ), Franklin, GA (3.1 miles ), Moreland, GA (3.3 miles ), Luthersville, GA (3.4 miles ), East Newnan, GA (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 33.23 N, Longitude: 84.94 W

Corinth household income distribution Corinth home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.1%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (35%)
  • Food (14%)
  • Food and beverage stores (12%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (8%)
  • Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (6%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (6%)
  • Air transportation (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (13%)
  • Food and beverage stores (13%)
  • Apparel (9%)
  • Health care (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction laborers (20%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (14%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (25%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (13%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Personal appearance workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)

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

Average climate in Corinth, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Corinth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/5/1989, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the Corinth town center injured 23 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1970, a category F3 tornado 10.8 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Corinth-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 82% 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 95.9 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 148.3 miles away from Corinth 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 134.2 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 199.6 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 186.3 miles away from Corinth center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 170.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Heard County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Corinth:

  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF FRANKLIN (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FRANKLIN, GA)
  • AVALON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NEWNAN, GA)
  • STARCREST OF NEWNAN (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NEWNAN, GA)
  • ROYAL ELAINE ICF (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LAGRANGE, GA)
  • TWIN FOUNTAINS HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LAGRANGE, GA)
  • CROSSPOINT HEALTH CARE, INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; NEWNAN, GA)
  • GEORGIA BAPTIST HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; NEWNAN, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corinth:

  • University of West Georgia (about 26 miles; Carrollton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 10,358)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 35 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • Southern Union State Community College (about 38 miles; Wadley, AL; FT enrollment: 4,120)
  • Southern Crescent Technical College (about 38 miles; Griffin, GA; FT enrollment: 4,168)
  • Clayton State University (about 44 miles; Morrow, GA; FT enrollment: 5,844)
  • Atlanta Metropolitan State College (about 46 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,437)
  • Atlanta Technical College (about 46 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 4,217)

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Churches in Corinth include: Mount Zion Church (A), Walley Chapel (B), Corinth United Methodist Church (C), Corinth Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Corinth Cemetery (1), Mount Zion Cemetery (2), Walley Chapel Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 68.6. This is about average.

City:

68.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  78.2%
Whole state:  70.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.4%
Whole state:  4.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

29.5%
Whole state:

13.0%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

21.2%
Whole state:

6.1%

Corinth compared to Georgia state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Georgia average:

13.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (64%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,32226
Mainline Protestant4387
Other41
Black Protestant-1
None6,070-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Heard County:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Heard County:

27.5%
Georgia:

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

12.9%
State:

14.6%

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

Here:

8.63%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Coweta County, GA  1.98% ($22,358 average AGI)
from Troup County, GA  1.27% ($23,791)
from Carroll County, GA  1.09% ($25,081)


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

Here:

9.41%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Carroll County, GA  2.32% ($26,924 average AGI)
to Coweta County, GA  1.61% ($21,291)
to Troup County, GA  1.52% ($22,577)

Strongest AM radio stations in Corinth:

  • WGSE (720 AM; daytime; 8 kW; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Corinth:

  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMGP (98.1 FM; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WBZY-FM (96.7 FM; PEACHTREE CITY, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • WKZJ (95.7 FM; GREENVILLE, GA; Owner: DAVIS B/CASTING OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • W220AN (91.9 FM; LA GRANGE, ETC., GA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPZE (97.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WUWG (90.7 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WEST GEORGIA COLLEGE)
  • WELR-FM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE, AL; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC.)
  • WSTH-FM (106.1 FM; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOAK (90.9 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: OAKSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WKEU-FM (88.9 FM; THE ROCK, GA; Owner: GEORGIA FOUNDATION OF PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Corinth:

  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSWS-TV (Channel 66; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF OPELIKA)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WCAG-LP (Channel 33; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA-ALABAMA BROADCASTING, INC.)

Corinth fatal accident list:

Sep 19, 1991 06:20 PM, 100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 27, 1989 11:12 PM, 100, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 19, 1979 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 29, 1978 08:05 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Corinth)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CORINTH, 180 Miller Rd (Lat: 33.235389 Lon: -84.946667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WMJ481
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: J. Vann Vogel
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

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