Dooling, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 149 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.6%
 
Males: 75  (50.5%)
Females: 74  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip code: 31063

Estimated median household income in 2016: $37,127 (it was $20,469 in 2000)
Dooling:

$37,127
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $11,988 (it was $8,976 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $140,970 (it was $39,000 in 2000)
Dooling:

$140,970
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $113,403; Detached houses: $95,265; Mobile homes: $138,998

Median gross rent in 2016: $546.

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  • Races in Dooling, GA (2010)

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    • 10165.6%Black alone
    • 3623.4%White alone
    • 159.7%Hispanic
    • 21.3%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dooling: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 370 feet

Land area: 0.46 square miles.

Population density: 322 people per square mile   (very low).

Dooling, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Dooling:

  • High school or higher: 57.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 13.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dooling town:

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

24 residents are foreign born (7.8% Latin America).

This town:

7.8%
Georgia:

9.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $418 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $482 (0.3%)

Dooling satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (44.8 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (109.3 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (696.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Byromville, GA (1.5 miles ), Lilly, GA (2.5 miles ), Montezuma, GA (2.8 miles ), Oglethorpe, GA (3.0 miles ), Pinehurst, GA (3.2 miles ), Henderson, GA (3.3 miles ), Unadilla, GA (3.4 miles ), Vienna, GA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 32.23 N, Longitude: 83.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 478

Dooling household income distribution Dooling home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.3%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +32 (+24.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (74%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (2%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (56%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (41%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (31%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (2%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (2%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (57%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (3%)
  • Production occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Dooling, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dooling-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.0 miles away from the Dooling town center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/31/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dooling-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 84% 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 141.0 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 184.9 miles away from Dooling 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 211.2 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 209.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 225.3 miles away from Dooling 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 444.5 miles away from the city 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 Dooly County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dooling topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dooling:

  • PINEHILL NURSING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BYROMVILLE, GA)
  • MONTEZUMA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • FLINT RIVER HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • MONTEZUMA NH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • DOOLY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 14 miles away; VIENNA, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dooling:

  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 21 miles; Americus, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 22 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 27 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 42 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • Mercer University (about 45 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Albany State University (about 48 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Darton State College (about 48 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 51.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 47.5%
(48.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.9% for Black residents, 8.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.3%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  1.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

23.2
Georgia average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dooling town (based on Dooly County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,20127
Mainline Protestant1,07510
Black Protestant2272
Other1001
None9,315-
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: 1
Dooly County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Dooly County:

32.5%
Georgia:

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

20.4%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dooling:

43.4%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

39.4%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Dooling:

30.1
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Dooling:

24.4%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dooling:

14.1%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

49.7%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Dooling:

80.8%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dooling, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,188
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,200
Totals for Government 0$0 7$2,388

6.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($22,443 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
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 Crisp County, GA  1.80% ($16,131 average AGI)
from Houston County, GA  0.62% ($22,333)


7.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,783 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.46%
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 Crisp County, GA  1.67% ($20,456 average AGI)
to Houston County, GA  1.53% ($28,904)
to Macon County, GA  0.47% ($24,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dooling:

  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGA (980 AM; 5 kW; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WMNZ (1050 AM; 0 kW; MONTEZUMA, GA; Owner: MACON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dooling:

  • WCOP-FM (99.9 FM; UNADILLA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WQSY (103.9 FM; HAWKINSVILLE, GA; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WIBB-FM (97.9 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPGA-FM (100.9 FM; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGB (95.1 FM; MONTEZUMA, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WISK-FM (98.7 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: SUMTER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQXZ (98.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: METRO COM CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Dooling:

  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WACS-TV (Channel 25; DAWSON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSST-TV (Channel 55; CORDELE, GA; Owner: SUNBELT-SOUTH TELECOMMUNICATIONS LTD)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • DOOLING, Drayton Rd Land Lot 6 1st Land Dist Dooly County (Lat: 32.249583 Lon: -83.916833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106.6 m, Overall height: 111.2 m, Call Sign: WMQ222
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6855.00 MHz, 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/23/2015, Certifier: John T ScottRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • DOOLING, Byronville Arpt 3.5 Mi S Of (Lat: 32.250417 Lon: -83.917111), Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WPOU523
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/1999, Expiration Date: 06/25/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2009, Certifier: Mary McdermottRegistrant: Pathnet, Inc., 1661 Gateway Blvd., Richardson, TX 75080, Phone: (972) 690-9933, Fax: (972) 231-0728, Email:
  • MACGA0141 (End site), Drayton Rd Land Lot 6 1st Land Dist Dooly County (Lat: 32.249722 Lon: -83.916944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 106.6 m, Overall height: 111.2 m, Call Sign: WQPK365
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/12/2022, Certifier: Patricia MorrisonRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • STATION, 1.6 Mi Nne Of Dooling (Lat: 32.250417 Lon: -83.917111), Overall height: 62.2 m, Call Sign: WED619
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/28/1994, Expiration Date: 07/28/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/05/1999Registrant: Phone: (904) 359-1329

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Dooling compared to Georgia state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above 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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