Du Pont, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 123 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.5%
 
Males: 65  (53.3%)
Females: 58  (46.7%)
Median resident age:  50.3 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip code: 31630

Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,638 (it was $34,375 in 2000)
Du Pont:

$41,638
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,032 (it was $16,128 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $29,024 (it was $31,900 in 2000)
Du Pont:

$29,024
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $105,191; Detached houses: $131,500; Mobile homes: $19,091

Median gross rent in 2012: $544.

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  • White alone - 68 (56.7%)
  • Black alone - 49 (40.8%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (2.5%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Du Pont: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.1%), United States (8.6%), English (6.5%), Scottish (4.3%), Irish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 182 feet

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 156 people per square mile   (very low).

Du Pont, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Du Pont:

  • High school or higher: 57.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Du Pont town:

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

6 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America).

This town:  4.3%
Georgia:  9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $259 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $317 (0.9%)

Du Pont satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jacksonville, FL (85.7 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (751.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Homerville, GA (2.8 miles ), East River, GA (3.0 miles ), Lakeland, GA (3.5 miles ), Argyle, GA (3.8 miles) , Naylor, GA (4.2 miles ), East Echols, GA (4.3 miles ), Ray City, GA (4.5 miles ), Moody AFB, GA (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 30.99 N, Longitude: 82.87 W

Du Pont household income distribution Du Pont home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.4%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -38 (-21.5%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (16%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (16%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (10%)
  • Art and design workers (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (12%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Financial managers (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)

Average climate in Du Pont, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Du Pont-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/5/2005, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.4 miles away from the Du Pont town center .

On 5/11/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.4 miles away from the town center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Du Pont-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 88% 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 200.6 miles away from the city 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 399.4 miles away from Du Pont center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 207.5 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 260.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 198.5 miles away from Du Pont 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 290.7 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 Clinch County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

  • CLINCH HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HOMERVILLE, GA)
  • LOUIS SMITH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; LAKELAND, GA)
  • LAKELAND VILLA CONV CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LAKELAND, GA)
  • LAKELAND VILLA CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LAKELAND, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Du Pont:

  • Valdosta State University (about 27 miles; Valdosta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 11,155)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 30 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • South Georgia State College (about 36 miles; Douglas, GA; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 52 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 60 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • College of Coastal Georgia (about 83 miles; Brunswick, GA; FT enrollment: 2,447)
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville (about 86 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 21,810)

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Notable location: Clinch County Fire Department - Dupont Volunteer Fire Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Du Pont: Du Pont Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Clinch County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.3%
(23.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.4%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Du Pont compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above 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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Du Pont travel time to work - commute Du Pont mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (89%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Du Pont town (based on Clinch County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.14%
Here: 35.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)United Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents36.9%34.6%11.8%4.6%12.1%
Congregations18.8%18.8%18.8%6.3%37.5%
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: 1
Clinch County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Clinch County:

10.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

7.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Clinch County:

30.3%
Georgia:

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

16.1%
State:

14.6%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$200
Water Supply 0$0 1$325
Totals for Government 0$0 2$525

Du Pont government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($56.91)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($56.91)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($40.65)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($32.52)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($32.52)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($8.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $7,000 ($56.91)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,000 ($8.13)

Du Pont government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,000 ($16.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($65.04)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($16.26)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $5,000 ($40.65)
    Public Utilities: $4,000 ($32.52)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,000 ($8.13)
    NEC: $1,000 ($8.13)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $182,000 ($1479.67)

7.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($20,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
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 Lowndes County, GA  1.98% ($19,195 average AGI)
from Ware County, GA  0.53% ($18,182)


7.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($20,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.41%
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 Ware County, GA  1.39% ($25,345 average AGI)
to Lowndes County, GA  1.15% ($17,292)

Strongest AM radio stations in Du Pont:

  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WJEM (1150 AM; 5 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WJEM, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTHV (810 AM; daytime; 3 kW; HAHIRA, GA; Owner: ETERNAL LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WGOV (950 AM; 4 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: W G O V, INC.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Du Pont:

  • WBTY (98.7 FM; HOMERVILLE, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING & INVESTMENT CO., INC.)
  • WXVS (90.1 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WHLJ (97.5 FM; STATENVILLE, GA; Owner: LATAURUS PRODUCTIONS INCORPORATED)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WQPW (95.7 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; NASHVILLE, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWSN (103.3 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WPNG (101.9 FM; PEARSON, GA; Owner: KM RADIO OF PEARSON, L.L.C.)
  • WVGA (105.9 FM; LAKELAND, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WAFT (101.1 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WVHT (105.7 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAAC (92.9 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WGOV, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Du Pont:

  • WXGA-TV (Channel 8; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: PAXSON JAX LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVAG (Channel 44; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: HUTCHENS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBFL-CA (Channel 13; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)

Du Pont fatal accident list:

Dec 1, 1984 06:00 PM, 38, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,680
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 5,520
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