Crooked Creek, Georgia

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Population in 2010: 639.
Males: 377  (59.0%)
Females: 262  (41.0%)
Median resident age:

47.2 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 31024.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,490
Crooked Creek:

$54,490
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $33,116

Crooked Creek CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $184,551
Crooked Creek:

$184,551
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $187,238; detached houses: $231,676; mobile homes: $74,088

Median gross rent in 2019: $879.

March 2019 cost of living index in Crooked Creek: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 30.8%
(34.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Crooked Creek, GA (2019)
    • 32971.4%White alone
    • 5211.3%Black alone
    • 4910.6%Hispanic
    • 265.6%Two or more races

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

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Ancestries: American (45.0%), Scottish (3.8%), British (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), English (2.7%), French (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (36.8 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (73.5 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (640.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Phoenix, GA (2.5 miles ),
Devereux, GA (2.7 miles ),
Little River, GA (2.7 miles ),
Eatonton, GA (2.8 miles ),
Milledgeville, GA (3.5 miles ),
Hardwick, GA (3.7 miles ),
Midway-Hardwick, GA (3.8 miles ),
Linton, GA (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 33.26 N, Longitude: 83.28 W

Distribution of median household income in Crooked Creek, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Crooked Creek, GA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Georgia:

5.4%
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Pb
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00262. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00262
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Crooked Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Crooked Creek place center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 tornado 49.6 miles away from the place center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crooked Creek-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.9 miles away from Crooked Creek center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 159.6 miles away from Crooked Creek center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 254.3 miles away from Crooked Creek center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 159.7 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 179.7 miles away from Crooked Creek center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 183.2 miles away from the city 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 Putnam County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Crooked Creek:

  • OCONEE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA)
  • ORMC/ HOSPICE OF THE OCONEE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA)
  • OCONEE REG MC SKILLED NSG UNIT (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA)
  • ABC HOME HEALTH OF MILLEDGEVILLE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA)
  • DSI MILLEDGEVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA)
  • MEDICAL KIDNEY SERVICES OF CENTRAL GEORGIA, LTD (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA)
  • DAVITA INC MILLEDGEVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crooked Creek:

  • Georgia College and State University (about 13 miles; Milledgeville, GA; Full-time enrollment: 6,271)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 14 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Mercer University (about 38 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 42 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • University of Georgia (about 49 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Athens Technical College (about 51 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Gordon State College (about 53 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,336)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Putnam County Fire Department Station 5 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Crooked Creek include: Manley Memorial Church (A), Lakeside Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bay Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.7%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Crooked Creek:

Marital status in Crooked Creek, GA
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Crooked Creek:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.2
Georgia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Crooked Creek, GA (based on Putnam County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,54223
Mainline Protestant1,62011
Black Protestant9646
Other181
None14,074-
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: 3
Putnam County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Putnam County:

9.91 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

29.1%
Georgia:

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

14.2%
State:

14.6%

8.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,150 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.52%
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 Baldwin County, GA  1.35% ($49,596 average AGI)
from Greene County, GA  0.57% ($46,068)
from Gwinnett County, GA  0.54% ($73,190)

Strongest AM radio stations in Crooked Creek:

  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKVQ (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EATONTON, GA; Owner: CRAIG BAKER)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKGQ (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; Owner: KEYSTONE ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crooked Creek:

  • WMGZ (97.7 FM; EATONTON, GA; Owner: MIDDLE GEORGIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLRR (100.7 FM; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; Owner: PRESTON W. SMALL)
  • WPMA (102.7 FM; BUCKHEAD, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY, L.P.)
  • WKZR (102.3 FM; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; Owner: WMVG, INC.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDDK (103.9 FM; GREENSBORO, GA; Owner: BRIARPATCH RADIO INC.)
  • W201BN (88.1 FM; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WFXM (107.1 FM; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJDS (88.7 FM; SPARTA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE INC)

TV broadcast stations around Crooked Creek:

  • WPGA-TV (Channel 58; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGT-TV (Channel 41; MACON, GA; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDMA-LP (Channel 32; MACON, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WMAZ-TV (Channel 13; MACON, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WGXA (Channel 24; MACON, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MACON LICENSE LLC)

Crooked Creek fatal accident list:

Dec 4, 2014 03:48 AM, Cr-90 / Scuffleboro Rd, Gregory Ln, Lat: 33.250881, Lon: -83.280967, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.3mTotal length
  • $3,411,000Total costs
  • 11,750Total average daily traffic
  • 1,475Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,625Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Crooked Creek, GA
  • 45.9%Electricity
  • 36.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Crooked Creek, GA
  • 72.3%Electricity
  • 27.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Crooked Creek compared to Georgia state average:

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