Eatonton, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 6,530 (64% urban, 36% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 3,325  (50.9%)
Females: 3,205  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31024.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,153 (it was $25,391 in 2000)
Eatonton:

$26,153
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,431 (it was $12,993 in 2000)

Eatonton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $73,748 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Eatonton:

$73,748
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $580.

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  • Races in Eatonton, GA (2010)

    Eatonton races chart
    • 3,70957.2%Black alone
    • 2,14133.0%White alone
    • 5258.1%Hispanic
    • 530.8%Two or more races
    • 300.5%Asian alone
    • 110.2%Other race alone
    • 60.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.08%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Eatonton: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.6%), English (4.1%), Irish (3.4%), German (1.7%), French (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 578 feet

Land area: 20.6 square miles.

Population density: 318 people per square mile   (very low).

Eatonton,GA real estate house value index trend

Eatonton, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Eatonton:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eatonton city:

  • Never married: 38.8%
  • Now married: 38.4%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

278 residents are foreign born (4.1% Latin America).

This city:

4.2%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 46 registered sex offenders living in Eatonton, Georgia as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Eatonton to the number of sex offenders is 141 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $368 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $405 (0.8%)

Eatonton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (37.3 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (65.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (633.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Phoenix, GA (2.7 miles ), Little River, GA (2.8 miles ), Crooked Creek, GA (2.8 miles ), Shady Dale, GA (3.6 miles ), Godfrey, GA (3.7 miles ), Devereux, GA (3.9 miles ), Buckhead, GA (4.1 miles ), Monticello, GA (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 33.33 N, Longitude: 83.39 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +826 (+12.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,578 (55.1%)

Area code: 706

Eatonton household income distribution Eatonton home values distribution

Crime rates in Eatonton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013
Murders 10000000
per 100,000 14.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 13310351
per 100,000 14.442.442.814.80.045.775.915.4
Robberies 658633103
per 100,000 86.670.7114.188.747.445.7151.846.3
Assaults 6154353429532832
per 100,000 880.6763.5499.3502.5458.1807.3425.0493.6
Burglaries 6033582317354143
per 100,000 866.2466.6827.4339.9268.5533.1622.3663.3
Thefts 166137133129126N/A97170
per 100,000 2,396.41,936.91,897.31,906.61,990.2N/A1,472.42,622.2
Auto thefts 146890354
per 100,000 202.184.8114.1133.00.045.775.961.7
Arson 0N/AN/AN/A0N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 0.0N/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.0) 418.3327.2313.6251.5205.8332.0302.1283.3

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Crime rate in Eatonton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 21 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Georgia average:

2.73

Eatonton tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.4%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +375 (+5.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Eatonton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Eatonton, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Eatonton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Eatonton city center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 12/24/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Eatonton-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 64.1 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 151.9 miles away from Eatonton center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 174.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 190.2 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 223.5 miles away from Eatonton 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 273.6 miles away from the city 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 Putnam County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eatonton topographic map

Birthplace of: Joel Chandler Harris - Journalist, Alice Walker - (born 1944), author, Jimmy Carnes - Track and field athlete, S. Truett Cathy - Restaurateur, Dale Van Sickel - College football player, Lucius Quintus Cincinatus Lamar II - Lawyer, Thomas G. Lawson - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Eatonton:

  • PUTNAM GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 101 LAKE OCONEE PARKWAY)
  • EATONTON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (125 SPARTA HIGHWAY 16 EAST)
  • REGENCY HEALTH CARE CENTER (HWY 16 E)

Airports located in Eatonton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eatonton:

  • Georgia College and State University (about 20 miles; Milledgeville, GA; Full-time enrollment: 6,271)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 20 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Mercer University (about 38 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 41 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • University of Georgia (about 44 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Athens Technical College (about 47 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Gordon State College (about 49 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,336)

Public high school in Eatonton:

Private high school in Eatonton:

  • GATEWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 501; Location: 139 PHILLIPS DR; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Eatonton:

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Notable locations in Eatonton: Uncle Remus Golf Course (A), Eatonton-Putnam North Industrial Park (B), South Putnam Industrial Park (C), Eatonton Fire Department (D), Uncle Remus Museum (E), Putnam County Library (F), Putnam County Courthouse (G), Putnam County Correctional Institution (H), Eatonton City Hall (I), Bledsoe-Green House Museum (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Eatonton include: Calvary Church (A), Eatonton Church (B), Hunts Chapel (C), Resseau Church (D), Imperial Church (E), Marshall Church (F), First Baptist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Crestlawn Memorial Gardens (1), Pine Grove Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Rooty Creek Structure Number 27 Lake (A), Rooty Creek Structure Number Five Lake (B), Carnes Lake (C), Rooty Creek Structure Number 21 Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rocky Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Eatonton include: Eatonton Historic District (1), Adiel Sherwood Monument (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Eatonton Putnam Historical Society Inc (Museums; 114 North Madison Avenue).

Hotels: Budget Inn (616 North Jefferson Avenue), Brantley's Marina & Lodging (132 Collis Restaurant Road).

Putnam 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)

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00266. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00266
U.S.:

0.01468

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

EATONTON PUTNAM WATER & SEWER AUTH (Population served: 12,272, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-21-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-21-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-17-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-17-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-28-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-17-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-17-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-21-1998), St Intentional no-action (SEP-25-2001)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.4%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.4% for Black residents, 33.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.9% for other race residents, 97.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
86 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
74 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Eatonton in 2000:

  • 140 people in state prisons
  • 82 people in nursing homes
  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Eatonton compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Eatonton (2011 data):

  • The Peoples Bank: Sinclair Branch, at 209 South Jefferson Street, Oconee Crossings Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $141.1 mil, Deposits: $118.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bankshares, Inc.
  • Farmers & Merchants Bank: Oconee Parkway Branch at 1011 Lake Oconee Parkway, branch established on 2005/05/23; at 100 South Madison Avenue, branch established on 1922/11/15. Info updated 2007/03/23: Bank assets: $215.9 mil, Deposits: $174.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Putnam-Greene Financial Corporation
  • SunTrust Bank: Eatonton Branch at 1105 Lake Oconee Parkway, Ne, branch established on 2000/04/03. 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.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Eatonton, Georgia:

  • General Putnam Motel & RSTRNT, 774 Madison Rd, Eatonton, GA 31024 , Phone: (706) 485-8446
  • The Lodge On Lake Oconee, 930 Lk Oconee Pkwy, Eatonton, GA 31024 , Phone: (706) 485-7785, Fax: (706) 485-3996
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Eatonton, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Eatonton city (based on Putnam County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,54223
Mainline Protestant1,62011
Black Protestant9646
Other181
None14,074-
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: 3
Putnam County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Putnam County:

9.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

29.1%
Georgia:

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

14.2%
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 3$8,835$35,3400$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,131$60,7868$4,904
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,176
Police Protection - Officers 13$46,064$42,5214$2,236
Police - Other 7$15,737$26,9781$133
Firefighters 6$13,844$27,68821$2,252
Streets and Highways 8$17,108$25,6620$0
Health 0$0 19$434
Solid Waste Management 5$8,746$20,9900$0
Parks and Recreation 3$6,603$26,4120$0
Gas Supply 7$17,367$29,7720$0
Other and Unallocable 5$13,427$32,2250$0
Totals for Government 59$157,862$32,10855$11,135

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $76,000 ($11.64)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($7.66)
    Housing & Community Development: $44,000 ($6.74)
    Gas Utilities: $3,000 ($0.46)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $745,000 ($114.09)
    Police Protection: $700,000 ($107.20)
    Water Utilities: $572,000 ($87.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $487,000 ($74.58)
    Regular Highways: $439,000 ($67.23)
    Sewerage: $382,000 ($58.50)
    General - Other: $346,000 ($52.99)
    Central Staff Services: $176,000 ($26.95)
    Fire Protection: $77,000 ($11.79)
    Financial Administration: $54,000 ($8.27)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($3.83)
    Housing & Community Development: $23,000 ($3.52)
    Libraries: $15,000 ($2.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($2.14)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $10,000 ($1.53)
    Corrections - Other: $4,000 ($0.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Fire Protection: $16,000 ($2.45)
    General: $4,000 ($0.61)
    Corrections: $4,000 ($0.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $69,000 ($10.57)
    Gas Utilities: $30,000 ($4.59)
    Water Utilities: $29,000 ($4.44)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($3.52)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($3.37)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($3.06)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($1.07)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.31)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,906,000 ($291.88)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($9.80)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $440,000 ($67.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000 ($24.66)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.46)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,425,000 ($218.22)
    All Other: $6,000 ($0.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $152,000 ($23.28)
    Interest Earnings: $151,000 ($23.12)
    Rents: $6,000 ($0.92)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $2,430,000 ($372.13)
    Water Utilities: $659,000 ($100.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $152,000 ($23.28)
    All Other: $17,000 ($2.60)
    Highways: $4,000 ($0.61)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $297,000 ($45.48)
    Public Utilities: $261,000 ($39.97)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $183,000 ($28.02)
    NEC: $66,000 ($10.11)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,200,000 ($183.77)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,058,000 ($162.02)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $142,000 ($21.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,814,000 ($430.93)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $206,000 ($31.55)

7.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,820 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.86%
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 Baldwin County, GA  1.03% ($28,855 average AGI)
from Greene County, GA  0.62% ($30,717)
from Morgan County, GA  0.39% ($24,000)


7.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,422 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
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 Baldwin County, GA  0.96% ($21,831 average AGI)
to Greene County, GA  0.66% ($35,939)
to Morgan County, GA  0.41% ($48,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eatonton:

  • WKVQ (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EATONTON, GA; Owner: CRAIG BAKER)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, 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)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WPBS (1050 AM; 12 kW; CONYERS, GA; Owner: MIDWAY HOLINESS CHURCH, INC,)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eatonton:

  • WMGZ (97.7 FM; EATONTON, GA; Owner: MIDDLE GEORGIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPMA (102.7 FM; BUCKHEAD, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY, L.P.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDDK (103.9 FM; GREENSBORO, GA; Owner: BRIARPATCH RADIO INC.)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLRR (100.7 FM; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; Owner: PRESTON W. SMALL)
  • WKZR (102.3 FM; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; Owner: WMVG, INC.)
  • WFXM (107.1 FM; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYNF (96.5 FM; GRAY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Eatonton:

  • WDMA-LP (Channel 32; MACON, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPGA-TV (Channel 58; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGT-TV (Channel 41; MACON, GA; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMAZ-TV (Channel 13; MACON, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
Eatonton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Eatonton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • 23,350Total average daily traffic
  • 972Total average daily truck traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 35
  • Hazardous Condition: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Eatonton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Eatonton, GA
Most common first names in Eatonton, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James13271.2 years
Mary9677.8 years
William9372.9 years
Willie9173.6 years
John8874.9 years
Robert7670.3 years
Annie5778.2 years
George4873.1 years
Charles4171.2 years
Thomas4171.6 years
Most common last names in Eatonton, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Farley6273.4 years
Williams6174.9 years
Smith4972.2 years
Davis4872.5 years
Jones4076.3 years
Dennis3678.2 years
Johnson3473.6 years
Reid3070.1 years
Griffin3070.6 years
Little2872.2 years
Businesses in Eatonton, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2McDonald's2
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
FedEx2Subway1
Goodwill2Taco Bell1
H&R Block2U-Haul4
KFC1UPS2
La-Z-Boy1Waffle House1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2

Eatonton on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Wood products (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in state prisons (population 5,000+)"
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Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2015.