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Population in 2012: 6,480 (64% urban, 36% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 

Males: 3,189  (49.2%)
Females: 3,291  (50.8%)

Median resident age:  36.4 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 31024.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $23,429 (it was $25,391 in 2000)
Eatonton:

$23,429
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,874

Eatonton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $71,059 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Eatonton:

$71,059
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $114,417; Detached houses: $152,727; Mobile homes: $44,715

Median gross rent in 2012: $637.

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  • Black alone - 3,709 (57.2%)
  • White alone - 2,141 (33.0%)
  • Hispanic - 525 (8.1%)
  • Two or more races - 53 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 30 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 11 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 6 (0.09%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eatonton: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: United States (26.3%), English (4.4%), Irish (4.0%), French (1.5%), German (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 578 feet

Land area: 20.6 square miles.

Population density: 315 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Eatonton:

  • High school or higher: 74.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 12.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eatonton city:

  • Never married: 42.9%
  • Now married: 35.1%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

137 residents are foreign born

This city:  2.1%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 46 registered sex offenders living in Eatonton, Georgia as of November 18, 2014.
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 2012: $367 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $386 (0.5%)

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: +696 (+10.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,167 (43.6%)

Area code: 706

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Crime rates in Eatonton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2008 2009 2011 2012
Murders 1000000
per 100,000 14.40.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1331035
per 100,000 14.442.442.814.80.045.775.9
Robberies 65863310
per 100,000 86.670.7114.188.747.445.7151.8
Assaults 61543534295328
per 100,000 880.6763.5499.3502.5458.1807.3425.0
Burglaries 60335823173541
per 100,000 866.2466.6827.4339.9268.5533.1622.3
Thefts 166137133129126N/A97
per 100,000 2396.41936.91897.31906.61990.2N/A1472.4
Auto thefts 14689035
per 100,000 202.184.8114.1133.00.045.775.9
Arson 0N/AN/AN/A0N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.0N/AN/AN/A0.0N/AN/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.5) 418.2327.1313.5251.5205.7N/A302.0

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Georgia average:

2.77

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

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.5%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +375 (+5.9%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Eatonton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 63% 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 slightly above Georgia state average. It is 92% 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 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.2 miles away from Eatonton center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.3 miles away from Eatonton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

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: Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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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/medical centers in Eatonton:

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

Political contributions by individuals in Eatonton, GA

Airports located in Eatonton:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eatonton:

  • Georgia College & State University (about 20 miles; Milledgeville, GA; Full-time enrollment: 5,505)
  • Mercer University (about 38 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,184)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 40 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 3,913)
  • Macon State College (about 41 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 3,540)
  • University of Georgia (about 43 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 31,017)
  • Athens Technical College (about 47 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 2,099)
  • Gordon College (about 49 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,278)

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
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Pb 

Lead (Pb) [µ/m3]

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 4.02. This is significantly better than average.
City:

4.02
U.S.:

36.75
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.75
U.S.:

3.08
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00249. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00249
U.S.:

0.06353

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

EATONTON (Population served: 6473, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-20-2001), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1993 and APR-21-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-21-1998), St Intentional no-action (SEP-25-2001)
  • One minor monitoring violation
WAHSEGA 4-H CENTER (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS-LAKE SINCLAIR REC. CENTER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SUGAR CREEK FARMS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-1999, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
SUGAR CREEK FARMS POA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2000 and DEC-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-20-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-20-2001), St Public Notif received (MAR-14-2001)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2000), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2000)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2000 and SEP-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-06-2000), St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2000)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JAN-2000 and MAR-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-07-2000)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.4%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Black residents, 22.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Eatonton, GA

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


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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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Eatonton travel time to work - commute


Eatonton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 24.83%
Here24.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Presbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents53.9%29.6%4.8%3.0%2.9%
Congregations28.6%32.1%7.1%3.6%3.6%
NamePresbyterian Church in AmericaChurch of God of ProphecyChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)International Church of the Foursquare GospelOther
Adherents2.6%1.1%0.6%0.6%0.9%
Congregations3.6%3.6%3.6%3.6%10.7%
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: 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.
Georgia:

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

9.91 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Putnam County:

12.5%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

29.1%
State:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
Georgia:

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 4$9,961$29,8830$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,486$50,9160$0
Judicial and Legal 2$5,369$32,2140$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$45,283$36,2262$2,458
Police - Other 5$9,905$23,7720$0
Streets and Highways 10$18,910$22,6920$0
Solid Waste Management 16$26,068$19,5510$0
Sewerage 5$13,776$33,0620$0
Water Supply 6$15,604$31,2081$1,395
Gas Supply 9$22,054$29,4050$0
Other and Unallocable 2$3,277$19,6621$1,043
Totals for Government 76$178,693$28,2154$4,896

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $76,000 ($11.73)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($7.72)
    Housing & Community Development: $44,000 ($6.79)
    Gas Utilities: $3,000 ($0.46)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $745,000 ($114.97)
    Police Protection: $700,000 ($108.02)
    Water Utilities: $572,000 ($88.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $487,000 ($75.15)
    Regular Highways: $439,000 ($67.75)
    Sewerage: $382,000 ($58.95)
    General - Other: $346,000 ($53.40)
    Central Staff Services: $176,000 ($27.16)
    Fire Protection: $77,000 ($11.88)
    Financial Administration: $54,000 ($8.33)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($3.86)
    Housing & Community Development: $23,000 ($3.55)
    Libraries: $15,000 ($2.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($2.16)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $10,000 ($1.54)
    Corrections - Other: $4,000 ($0.62)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Fire Protection: $16,000 ($2.47)
    General: $4,000 ($0.62)
    Corrections: $4,000 ($0.62)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $69,000 ($10.65)
    Gas Utilities: $30,000 ($4.63)
    Water Utilities: $29,000 ($4.48)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($3.55)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($3.40)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($3.09)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($1.08)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.31)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,906,000 ($294.14)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($9.88)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $440,000 ($67.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000 ($24.85)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.46)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,425,000 ($219.91)
    All Other: $6,000 ($0.93)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $152,000 ($23.46)
    Interest Earnings: $151,000 ($23.30)
    Rents: $6,000 ($0.93)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $2,430,000 ($375.00)
    Water Utilities: $659,000 ($101.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $152,000 ($23.46)
    All Other: $17,000 ($2.62)
    Highways: $4,000 ($0.62)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $297,000 ($45.83)
    Public Utilities: $261,000 ($40.28)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $183,000 ($28.24)
    NEC: $66,000 ($10.19)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,200,000 ($185.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,058,000 ($163.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $142,000 ($21.91)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,814,000 ($434.26)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $206,000 ($31.79)

8.78% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($58,036 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.78%
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 Baldwin County, GA  1.09% ($29,829 average AGI)
from Greene County, GA  0.50% ($61,229)
from Gwinnett County, GA  0.42% ($53,966)


7.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,586 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
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 Baldwin County, GA  1.04% ($33,113 average AGI)
to Morgan County, GA  0.57% ($34,359)
to Jones County, GA  0.41% ($37,607)

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.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Eatonton, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 35
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 52
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 16
  • Fatalities: 38
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 94
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 5
Georgia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 147
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 246
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total average daily traffic: 23,350
Total average daily truck traffic: 972


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
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
FedEx2Sears1
Goodwill2Subway1
H&R Block2Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul4
La-Z-Boy1UPS2
Lane Furniture1Waffle House1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Walmart1
Browse common businesses in Eatonton, GA


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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