For population 25 years and over in Eastman:
For population 15 years and over in Eastman city:
148 residents are foreign born (0.9% Asia, 0.8% Latin America, 0.5% Europe, 0.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $505 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (52.0 miles , pop. 97,255).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (129.3 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (701.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Chauncey, GA (3.0 miles ), Cadwell, GA (3.6 miles ), Hartford, GA (3.6 miles ), Chester, GA (3.7 miles ), Milan, GA (3.7 miles ), Rhine, GA (3.8 miles ), Abbeville, GA (4.0 miles ), Cochran, GA (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.20 N, Longitude: 83.18 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,329 (+42.8%)
Area code: 478
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Crime in Eastman detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +178 (+3.4%).
Work and jobs in Eastman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Eastman, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Eastman-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.1 miles away from the Eastman city center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Eastman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 97% 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 61.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.0 miles away from Eastman center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dodge County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Edward Columbus Hosford - Architect, Hugh Royer, Jr. - Professional golfer, Hank Mobley - (1930-1986), tenor, W. S. Stuckey, Jr. - Chief executive, W. S. Stuckey, Sr. - Chief executive.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Eastman and their reported violations in the past:EASTMAN (Population served: 5440, Groundwater):
Past health violations:WAYFARA RESTAURANT (Serves IN, Population served: 35, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Eastman that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 29.5%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.7% for Black residents, 42.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 75.9% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Eastman (based on Dodge County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Eastman government finances in 2002:
5.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,432 average adjusted gross income)
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:
5.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,377 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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See more detailed statistics of Eastman fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 3,500
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 5,250
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Eastman)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Eastman, GA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 6 (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: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eastman)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 49 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Eastman)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.