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Population in 2012: 11,834 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.2%
 

Males: 5,343  (45.2%)
Females: 6,491  (54.8%)

Median resident age:  33.4 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 31533, 31535.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $29,397 (it was $27,946 in 2000)
Douglas:

$29,397
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,101

Douglas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $80,066 (it was $62,000 in 2000)
Douglas:

$80,066
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $112,205; Detached houses: $123,009; Townhouses or other attached units: $218,341; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $50,036; Mobile homes: $37,447

Median gross rent in 2012: $604.

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  • Black alone - 6,055 (51.9%)
  • White alone - 4,463 (38.2%)
  • Hispanic - 713 (6.1%)
  • Other race alone - 296 (2.5%)
  • Two or more races - 95 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 19 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 28 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Douglas: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: English (13.6%), United States (9.0%), Irish (6.8%), German (2.0%), Subsaharan African (1.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 259 feet

Land area: 12.9 square miles.

Population density: 918 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Douglas:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Douglas city:

  • Never married: 35.6%
  • Now married: 37.4%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

715 residents are foreign born (1.2% Asia).

This city:  6.1%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 81 registered sex offenders living in Douglas, Georgia as of July 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Douglas to the number of sex offenders is 146 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $706 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $588 (0.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (77.7 miles , pop. 76,939).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (108.4 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (728.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Broxton, GA (2.9 miles ), West Green, GA (3.0 miles) , Ambrose, GA (3.4 miles ), Nicholls, GA (3.5 miles ), Pearson, GA (3.8 miles ), Willacoochee, GA (4.1 miles ), Holt, GA (4.1 miles) , Denton, GA (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 19 buildings, average cost: $63,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 2003: 37 buildings, average cost: $81,900
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $75,300
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $81,200
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 31.51 N, Longitude: 82.85 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,708 (+74.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,409 (82.2%)

Area code: 912

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Crime rates in Douglas by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2008 2009 2012
Murders 13001001
per 100,000 8.327.50.00.09.10.00.08.6
Rapes 779377718
per 100,000 57.964.280.927.764.062.261.0154.3
Robberies 1419141119193042
per 100,000 115.7174.4125.8101.7173.8168.8261.4360.1
Assaults 1601079076811079253
per 100,000 1322.6982.0809.0702.7740.9950.7801.6454.4
Burglaries 260243182218269243258231
per 100,000 2149.32230.21636.02015.72460.72159.02248.01980.3
Thefts 1,2821,1901,0381,0611,3971,190909836
per 100,000 10597.710921.49330.39810.412779.010573.17920.27166.7
Auto thefts 8882826483824324
per 100,000 727.5752.6737.1591.8759.2728.6374.7205.7
Arson N/A4112N/A20
per 100,000 N/A36.79.09.218.3N/A17.40.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.3) 908.3920.8740.6706.9926.0842.8722.9713.4

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 39 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.83
Georgia average:

2.77

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Douglas, Georgia accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

13.4%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -67 (-0.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Douglas-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Douglas city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 tornado 23.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Douglas-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Coffee County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: G. Wayne Clough - Civil engineer, Terry Bowden - Football player and coach, Jennifer Nettles - Acoustic guitarist, Matt Childers - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Atlanta Braves, born: Dec 3, 1978), Lyn Lott - Professional golfer, Greg Walker (baseball) - Baseball player, Jerry McQuaig - Baseball player, Riccardo Ingram - Baseball player, Willis Crockett - Football player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Douglas:

  • DOUGLAS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 190 WESTSIDE DRIVE)
  • COFFEE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 1101 OCILLA ROAD)
  • HOSPICE OF COFFEE REGIONAL MC (Hospital, 1101 OCILLA RD.)
  • FAIR HAVEN CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, 210 S COFFEE BOX 270)
  • SHADY ACRES HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, 1310 WEST GORDON STREET)

Political contributions by individuals in Douglas, GA

Airports located in Douglas:

College/University in Douglas:

  • South Georgia College (Full-time enrollment: 1,485; Location: 100 W College Pk Dr; Public; Website: www.sgc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Douglas:

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 40 miles; Tifton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,475)
  • Valdosta State University (about 53 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Middle Georgia College (about 67 miles; Cochran, GA; FT enrollment: 2,586)
  • Albany State University (about 77 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,507)
  • Albany Technical College (about 79 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 2,526)
  • Darton College (about 81 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 2,874)
  • East Georgia College (about 82 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,157)

Public high school in Douglas:

Private high schools in Douglas:

  • CITIZENS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 277; Location: 1548 HWY 158 W BAKER; Grades: PK - 12)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 80; Location: 1179 THOMPSON DR; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Douglas:

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Library in Douglas:

  • SATILLA REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $631,891; Location: 200 S. MADISON AVENUE, SUITE D; 131,394 books; 1,333 audio materials; 1,681 video materials; 146 state licensed databases; 148 print serial subscriptions; 7 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Douglas: Douglas Country Club (A), Southwest Industrial Park (B), Northwest Industrial Park (C), Perimeter West Industrial Park (D), Douglas Fire Department Station 2 (E), Douglas Fire Department Station 1 (F), Douglas Fire Department Station 3 (G), William S Smith Library (H), Walter R Wilson Agricultural Arena (I), Satilla Regional Library (J), Douglas City Hall (K), Coffee County Courthouse (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Douglas include: Everette Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Church of the Holy God (B), Pine Street Church of God (C), Last Days True Holiness Mission (D), Hispanic Baptist Mission (E), Hebron Baptist Church (F), Grace Baptist Church (G), First United Methodist Church (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Douglas City Cemetery (1), Ward Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Douglas include: Whispering Pines Park (1), Wheeler Park (2), Unity Park (3), Roundtree Center Park (4), Wade Field (5), Eastside Park (6), Emma Wade Park (7), Faircloth Field (8), Jardine Stadium (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Benton's Motel (1660 Peterson Avenue South), Douglas-Days Inn (907 Peterson Ave N), Hampton Inn Douglas (1604 South Peterson Avenue), A Step In Time Bed And Breakfast (315 East Sellers Street).

 
Coffee 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
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AQI  PM10 PM2.5 Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.9. This is about average.
City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 37.7. This is significantly worse than average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
City:

37.7
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.58. This is better than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

7.58
U.S.:

9.59
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00190. This is significantly better than average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.00190
U.S.:

0.02218

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

BAY MEADOWS ESTATES (Population served: 936, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
EVANS TRAILER PARK #2 (Population served: 254, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and SEP-12-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and JUL-22-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2004)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-2003 and JUL-20-2004, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2004), St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-01-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and OCT-01-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: State CCR Follow-up Notice (AUG-11-2003), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2003)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and OCT-01-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2002), State CCR Follow-up Notice (AUG-01-2002), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2003)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 7 other older monitoring violations
CHEROKEE HILLS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-2004 and SEP-22-2005, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-27-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2005), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2006)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1999 and OCT-15-2001, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-15-2001 to OCT-15-2001)
  • One regular monitoring violation
COUNTRY LIVING MHP (Population served: 78, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-09-2002), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2002)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and JUL-22-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2005), State CCR Follow-up Notice (AUG-01-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and JUL-07-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and JUL-22-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2002), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2002)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and OCT-24-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: State CCR Follow-up Notice (SEP-25-2001), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2001)
COTTON HILL ESTATES MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-2002 and DEC-20-2005, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-15-2004), St Public Notif received (OCT-22-2004), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2005)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
CHEROKEE HEIGHTS MHP (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and JUL-12-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2005)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-2000 and SEP-2004, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-16-2004), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2004), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2000 and NOV-21-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-12-2000), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2000)
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
EVAN`S TRAILER PARK #1 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and SEP-12-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and JUL-22-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JUL-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and OCT-01-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: State CCR Follow-up Notice (AUG-11-2003), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2003)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-2002 and JUL-16-2004, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2003), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUL-16-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and OCT-01-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2002), State CCR Follow-up Notice (AUG-01-2002), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2003)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Douglas that have no violations reported:

  • DOUGLAS (Population served: 13902, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • COFFEE COUNTY - OAK PARK SUBDIVISION (Population served: 208, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.1%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 55.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 30.9% for other race residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.8%
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: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Douglas, GA

People in group quarters in Douglas in 2010:

  • 332 people in college/university student housing
  • 264 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 141 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Douglas in 2000:

  • 218 people in nursing homes
  • 164 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 13 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Douglas compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Douglas (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Douglas Westside Branch, Douglas Northside Branch, Douglas Main Branch. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Colony Bank: South Perimeter Branch at 1351 Southeast Bowens Mill Road, branch established on 1999/09/08; Douglas Office at 675 West Ward Street, branch established on 1999/09/08. Info updated 2011/04/20: Bank assets: $1,192.8 mil, Deposits: $1,001.0 mil, headquarters in Fitzgerald, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Colony Bankcorp, Inc.
  • Ameris Bank: Douglas Branch at 901 Bowens Mill Road, Sw, branch established on 2006/07/17; Douglas Branch at 100 South Pearl Avenue, branch established on 1938/12/15. 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
  • SunTrust Bank: Douglas Main Branch at 201 South Peterson Avenue, branch established on 1945/07/05; Southside Branch at 800 South Peterson Avenue, branch established on 1971/05/07. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Douglas National Bank: at 211 East Ward Street, branch established on 2001/11/19. Info updated 2007/09/11: Bank assets: $156.1 mil, Deposits: $136.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Dnb Financial Services, Inc.
  • First National Bank South: Fnb South Branch at 914 South Peterson Avenue, branch established on 2001/01/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $313.4 mil, Deposits: $274.1 mil, headquarters in Alma, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Bank Shares Of The South East, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Douglas Branch at 434 South Peterson Avenue, branch established on 1935/03/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Southeastern Bank: Douglas Branch at 620 South Peterson Avenue, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $416.6 mil, Deposits: $371.1 mil, headquarters in Darien, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Southeastern Banking Corporation
  • Atlantic Coast Bank: Douglas Branch at 1390 Gaskin Avenue, branch established on 1997/03/31. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $789.8 mil, Deposits: $510.1 mil, headquarters in Jacksonville, FL, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 12 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Douglas, Georgia:

  • Super 8 Motel Douglas, 1610 S Peterson Ave, Douglas, GA 31533 , Phone: (912) 384-0886
  • The Inn At Douglas, 1009 N Peterson Ave, Douglas, GA 31533 , Phone: (912) 384-2621
  • Jameson Inn Douglas, 1628 S Peterson Ave, Douglas, GA 31535 , Phone: (912) 384-9432
  • Hampton Inn Douglas, 12604 S Peterson Ave, Douglas, GA 31533 , Phone: (912) 383-7550
  • Hampton Inn-Douglas, 1604 S Peterson Ave, Douglas, GA 31535 , Phone: (912) 383-7550, Fax: (912) 383-7549
  • Quality Inn, 1750 S Peterson Ave, Douglas, GA 31533 , Phone: (912) 383-0433, Fax: (912) 383-7274
  • Holiday Inn Express And Suites, 1636 S Peterson Ave, Douglas, GA 31534 , Phone: (912) 384-2469, Fax: (912) 384-1135
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Douglas, Georgia

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Douglas travel time to work - commute


Douglas mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (81%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

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Religion statistics for Douglas city (based on Coffee County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.38%
Here44.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)United Methodist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchOld Missionary Baptists Associations
Adherents54.6%16.1%9.5%4.8%3.8%
Congregations35.8%14.9%13.4%3.0%10.4%
NameCatholic ChurchAssemblies of GodProgressive Primitive BaptistsChurch of God of ProphecyOther
Adherents3.8%2.0%1.4%1.3%2.6%
Congregations1.5%3.0%3.0%6.0%9.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
This county:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Coffee County:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
This county:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Coffee County:

4.48 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

12.2%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.1%
Georgia:

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

19.6%
State:

14.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 18$51,611$34,4070$0
Other Government Administration 6$23,646$47,2927$4,871
Police Protection - Officers 35$99,437$34,0930$0
Police - Other 8$20,276$30,4145$3,275
Firefighters 35$96,123$32,9567$2,628
Fire - Other 1$2,008$24,0960$0
Streets and Highways 20$42,934$25,7600$0
Airports 2$5,283$31,6981$746
Health 1$2,086$25,0320$0
Solid Waste Management 9$20,380$27,1730$0
Sewerage 9$24,378$32,5040$0
Parks and Recreation 16$37,383$28,0374$1,191
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$13,851$41,5530$0
Water Supply 29$75,314$31,1640$0
Electric Power 16$50,490$37,8680$0
Gas Supply 9$22,191$29,5880$0
Other and Unallocable 19$48,489$30,6254$3,166
Totals for Government 237$635,880$32,19628$15,877

Douglas government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $499,000 ($42.17)
    Regular Highways: $486,000 ($41.07)
    Housing & Community Development: $423,000 ($35.74)
    Sewerage: $379,000 ($32.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $311,000 ($26.28)
    Electric Utilities: $132,000 ($11.15)
    Air Transportation: $92,000 ($7.77)
    Gas Utilities: $65,000 ($5.49)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $17,257,000 ($1458.26)
    Gas Utilities: $4,717,000 ($398.60)
    Police Protection: $2,073,000 ($175.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,653,000 ($139.68)
    Fire Protection: $1,628,000 ($137.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,617,000 ($136.64)
    Central Staff Services: $1,313,000 ($110.95)
    Water Utilities: $1,257,000 ($106.22)
    Sewerage: $845,000 ($71.40)
    Regular Highways: $807,000 ($68.19)
    General - Other: $719,000 ($60.76)
    Financial Administration: $436,000 ($36.84)
    Housing & Community Development: $423,000 ($35.74)
    Air Transportation: $280,000 ($23.66)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $102,000 ($8.62)
    Health Services - Other: $73,000 ($6.17)
    Libraries: $50,000 ($4.23)
    Corrections - Other: $48,000 ($4.06)
    General Public Buildings: $43,000 ($3.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($0.93)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $305,000 ($25.77)
    Libraries: $109,000 ($9.21)
    Corrections: $48,000 ($4.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $470,000 ($39.72)
    Electric Utilities: $262,000 ($22.14)
    Police Protection: $179,000 ($15.13)
    Gas Utilities: $177,000 ($14.96)
    Fire Protection: $135,000 ($11.41)
    Housing & Community Development: $120,000 ($10.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $77,000 ($6.51)
    Libraries: $59,000 ($4.99)
    Water Utilities: $49,000 ($4.14)
    Sewerage: $33,000 ($2.79)
    Air Transportation: $27,000 ($2.28)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($2.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($1.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,834,000 ($577.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $451,000 ($38.11)

Douglas government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $204,000 ($17.24)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,480,000 ($125.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,442,000 ($121.85)
    Parks & Recreation: $263,000 ($22.22)
    All Other: $43,000 ($3.63)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $34,000 ($2.87)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,612,000 ($136.22)
    All Other: $423,000 ($35.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $580,000 ($49.01)
    General Revenue, NEC: $408,000 ($34.48)
    Rents: $101,000 ($8.53)
    Property Sale Other: $58,000 ($4.90)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $19,457,000 ($1644.16)
    Gas Utilities: $4,838,000 ($408.82)
    Water Utilities: $2,220,000 ($187.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $263,000 ($22.22)
    Highways: $170,000 ($14.37)
  • Tax - Property: $1,384,000 ($116.95)
    Other Selective Sales: $558,000 ($47.15)
    NEC: $324,000 ($27.38)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $296,000 ($25.01)
    Public Utilities: $255,000 ($21.55)

Douglas government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $9,401,000 ($794.41)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $8,820,000 ($745.31)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $581,000 ($49.10)

Douglas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,830,000 ($408.15)

5.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.85%
Georgia average:

10.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Atkinson County, GA  0.47% ($24,527 average AGI)
from Bacon County, GA  0.28% ($22,424)
from Jeff Davis County, GA  0.27% ($28,063)


5.87% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,287 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
Georgia average:

9.55%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Atkinson County, GA  0.50% ($18,492 average AGI)
to Bacon County, GA  0.29% ($23,235)
to Lowndes County, GA  0.28% ($27,242)

Strongest AM radio stations in Douglas:

  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WOKA (1310 AM; 4 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WUFE (1260 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, 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)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Douglas:

  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WPNG (101.9 FM; PEARSON, GA; Owner: KM RADIO OF PEARSON, L.L.C.)
  • WXVS (90.1 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WULS (103.7 FM; BROXTON, GA; Owner: ROUNDTREE-CARVER ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLPF (98.5 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • W236AB (95.1 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE INC.)
  • WAJQ-FM (104.3 FM; ALMA, GA; Owner: BLUEBERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; NASHVILLE, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKAA (97.7 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Douglas:

  • WXGA-TV (Channel 8; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: PAXSON JAX LICENSE, INC.)
  • W12DA (Channel 12; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV, INC.)
  • WVAG (Channel 44; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: HUTCHENS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Douglas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total costs: $172,000
Total average daily traffic: 35,160
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 52,740

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Douglas)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 117 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Douglas, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Douglas)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Douglas)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 145
  • Hazardous Condition: 47
  • Good Intent Call: 18

Incident types - Douglas


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Douglas, GA

Most common first names in Douglas, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary15376.7 years
James15169.6 years
John11271.5 years
William11270.8 years
George7172.4 years
Willie6772.7 years
Annie5778.9 years
Robert5668.5 years
Henry4770.5 years
Charles4568.4 years
Most common last names in Douglas, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12170.7 years
Williams9871.6 years
Davis8570.8 years
Harper8472.7 years
Lott7074.6 years
Vickers6975.7 years
Johnson6871.7 years
Adams6373.6 years
Moore5669.6 years
Anderson5166.8 years
Businesses in Douglas, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike2
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Quality1
Burger King2Quiznos1
CVS1Ruby Tuesday1
Curves1Rue211
Dairy Queen1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Sears1
H&R Block1Subway3
Holiday Inn1Super 81
KFC1Taco Bell1
Kmart1True Value2
Lane Furniture2U-Haul2
Little Caesars Pizza1UPS6
Lowe's1Verizon Wireless1
McDonald's1Walgreens1
New Balance2Walmart1
Browse common businesses in Douglas, GA


Douglas on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and office occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Department and other general merchandise stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Machinery (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Engineers (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Wood products (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Black residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 (31535) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Jordanian first ancestries"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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