Dewy Rose, Georgia

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Population in 2010: 154.
Males: 34  (22.2%)
Females: 120  (77.8%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip code: 30634

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,338
Dewy Rose:

$37,338
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,385

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,701
Dewy Rose:

$89,701
GA:

$173,700

Median gross rent in 2017: $852.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dewy Rose: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.9%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Dewy Rose, GA (2010)
    • 10568.2%White alone
    • 4227.3%Black alone
    • 53.2%Asian alone
    • 21.3%Hispanic



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Dewy Rose, Georgia as of September 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dewy Rose is 70 to 1.


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Ancestries: Dutch West Indian (71.3%), European (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 720 feet

148 residents are foreign born (57.6% Latin America).

This place:

57.6%
Georgia:

10.0%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (28.8 miles , pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (87.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (589.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Bowman, GA (2.2 miles ),
Elberton, GA (2.6 miles ),
Coldwater Creek, GA (2.9 miles ),
Eagle Grove, GA (3.0 miles),
Carlton, GA (3.2 miles ),
Broad River, GA (3.4 miles ),
Royston, GA (3.5 miles ),
Comer, GA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 34.17 N, Longitude: 82.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

Distribution of median household income in Dewy Rose, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dewy Rose, GA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Georgia:

3.7%

Tornado activity:

Dewy Rose-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Dewy Rose place center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.8 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dewy Rose-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 83% smaller 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 33.7 miles away from Dewy Rose 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 154.5 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 126.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 184.2 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 284.5 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 252.9 miles away from Dewy Rose 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 Elbert County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Dewy Rose:

  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE AT SPRING VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELBERTON, GA)
  • SPRING VALLEY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELBERTON, GA)
  • ELBERTON DIALYSIS FACILITY INC (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; ELBERTON, GA)
  • COBB HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; COMER, GA)
  • COMER HEALTH CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; COMER, GA)
  • HART COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; HARTWELL, GA)
  • HERITAGE INN OF HARTWELL (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HARTWELL, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dewy Rose:

  • Athens Technical College (about 26 miles; Athens, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Georgia (about 29 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Anderson University (about 30 miles; Anderson, SC; FT enrollment: 2,510)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 34 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)
  • Clemson University (about 36 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • Piedmont College (about 44 miles; Demorest, GA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Lander University (about 46 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 2,870)

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Elbert County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

72.1%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.9%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Dewy Rose:

Marital status in Dewy Rose, GA
  • Never married: 37.6%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

For population 25 years and over in Dewy Rose:

  • High school or higher: 64.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Georgia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dewy Rose, GA (based on Elbert County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,39236
Mainline Protestant2,39320
Black Protestant1,2787
Other1932
Catholic1781
None8,732-
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
This county:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Elbert County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Elbert County:

5.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Elbert County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.8%
Georgia:

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

17.2%
Georgia:

14.6%

4.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,712 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
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 Hart County, GA  0.91% ($28,230 average AGI)
to Clarke County, GA  0.84% ($26,500)
to Madison County, GA  0.36% ($41,083)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dewy Rose:

  • WSGC (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELBERTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA-CAROLINA RADIOCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WBKZ (880 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JEFFERSON, GA; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WKLY (980 AM; 1 kW; HARTWELL, GA; Owner: JAMES E. HICKS & BILLIE F. HICKS, PARTNERS)
  • WRFC (960 AM; 5 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dewy Rose:

  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWRK-FM (92.1 FM; ELBERTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ELBERTON, INC.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WEHR (105.1 FM; ELBERTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA-CAROLINA RADIOCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGMG (102.1 FM; CRAWFORD, GA; Owner: NEW BROADCAST INVESTMENT PROPERTIES, INC)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPUP (103.7 FM; ROYSTON, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC.)
  • WUGA (91.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

TV broadcast stations around Dewy Rose:

  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W60AE (Channel 60; ELBERTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Dewy Rose fatal accident list:

Sep 4, 2004 10:02 AM, Sr-17, Lat: 34.169822, Lon: -82.953187, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 4, 2000 06:34 AM, Sr-17, Lat: 34.169822, Lon: -82.953187, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 8.9mTotal length
  • $2,588,000Total costs
  • 940Total average daily traffic
  • 7Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,410Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • COLDWATER, 1049 Red Hill Rd Nw (Lat: 34.231056 Lon: -82.900389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQST410,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2013, Expiration Date: 11/13/2023, Cancellation Date: 11/21/2014, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KC4FDZ, Grant Date: 05/10/1988, Expiration Date: 05/10/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2000, Registrant: David W Thornton, Rt 1 Box 157, Dewy Rose, GA 30634
  • Call Sign: KG4LSR, Licensee ID: L00325018, Grant Date: 02/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2013, Certifier: Jeremiah W Gilmore, Registrant: Jeremiah W Gilmore, 1863 Hewell Rd, Dewy Rose, GA 30634
  • Call Sign: KG4LSS, Licensee ID: L00325019, Grant Date: 02/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2013, Certifier: Desiree Gilmore, Registrant: Desiree Gilmore, 1863 Hewell Rd, Dewy Rose, GA 30634
  • Call Sign: KI4VRV, Licensee ID: L01280520, Grant Date: 05/07/2007, Expiration Date: 05/07/2017, Cancellation Date: 05/08/2019, Certifier: Ricky J Ramey, Registrant: Ricky J Ramey, 2335 Floyd Rd Nw, Dewy Rose, GA 30634
  • Call Sign: KJ4BSI, Licensee ID: L01366276, Grant Date: 02/05/2008, Expiration Date: 02/05/2018, Certifier: Ellen J Ramey, Registrant: Ellen J Ramey, 2335 Floyd Rd Nw, Dewy Rose, GA 30634

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185F (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4896C , Serial Number: 18502647, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Billie M Couch, Po Box 147, Dewy Rose, GA 30634

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 13. The highest number of fire incidents - 27 took place in 2014, and the least - 5 in 2018. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Dewy Rose, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.0%), and Structure Fires (34.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Dewy Rose, GA
    • 9150.0%Outside Fires
    • 6334.6%Structure Fires
    • 2714.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dewy Rose, GA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dewy Rose, GA
  • 83.0%Electricity
  • 17.0%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dewy Rose, GA
  • 100.0%Electricity


Dewy Rose 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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