Faceville, Georgia

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Population in July 2007: 2,138.
Males: 1,036  (48.5%)
Females: 1,102  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  39.4 years
Georgia median age:  33.4 years

Zip code: 31717

Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,564 (it was $34,241 in 2000)
Faceville:

$43,564
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,728 (it was $15,564 in 2000)

Faceville CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $155,940 (it was $76,400 in 2000)
Faceville:

$155,940
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $236,918; Detached houses: $277,547; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $262,421; Mobile homes: $103,642; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $437,369
Faceville races chart
  • White alone - 1,290 (61.0%)
  • Black alone - 657 (31.0%)
  • Hispanic - 139 (6.6%)
  • Two or more races - 18 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 8 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.09%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.09%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Faceville: 145.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 302 feet

Land area: 107.4 square miles.

Population density: 20 people per square mile   (very low).

Faceville, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Faceville:

  • High school or higher: 70.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Faceville CCD:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Faceville CCD:  0.6% ($492)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Faceville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tallahassee, FL (33.6 miles , pop. 150,624).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (144.3 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (641.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Chattahoochee, FL (3.0 miles ), Gretna, FL (3.2 miles ), Bainbridge, GA (3.6 miles ), Attapulgus, GA (3.6 miles ), Sneads, FL (3.7 miles ), Greensboro, FL (3.7 miles ), Quincy, FL (3.8 miles ), Brinson, GA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 30.76 N, Longitude: 84.71 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 850

Faceville household income distribution Faceville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Faceville, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Faceville-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/28/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Faceville place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/22/2005, a category F3 tornado 23.6 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 18 people and caused $7 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Faceville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 333.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 154.3 miles away from Faceville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 251.0 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 236.0 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 263.6 miles away from Faceville center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 230.4 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 Del Norte County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Faceville:

  • BAINBRIDGE HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • FLINT RIVER HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • WIREGRASS HOSPICE, BAINBRIDGE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • MEMORIAL MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • RCG - BAINBRIDGE (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • DECATUR COUNTY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Faceville:

  • Bainbridge State College (about 14 miles; Bainbridge, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,308)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 31 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,904)
  • Florida State University (about 34 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 35 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,841)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 59 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Albany Technical College (about 64 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Darton State College (about 64 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)

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Notable locations in Faceville: Chattahoochee Landing (A), River Junction Landing (B), Horseshoe Bend Boat Ramp (C), Faceville Landing (D), Hutchinson Landing (E), Decatur County Fire and Rescue Station 275 (F), Decatur County Fire and Rescue Station 270 (G), Decatur County Fire and Rescue Station 240 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Faceville include: Cool Spring Church (A), Hopewell Church (B), John the Baptist Church (C), Mosel Chapel (D), Mount Zion Church (E), Mount Moriah Church (F), Hannatown Church (G), Recovery Church (H), Franklin Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cool Spring Cemetery (1), Fain Cemetery (2), Freeman Cemetery (3), Peterson Cemetery (4), White Cemetery (5), Hannatown Cemetery (6), Randolph Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Duck Pond (A), Peter Pond (B), Fowlstown Swamp (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spring Creek (A), Ginhouse Creek (B), Dry Creek (C), Butlers Creek (D), Betts Mill Creek (E), Sanborn Creek (F), Ballou Creek (G), Boykin Branch (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Decatur County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

19.1%
Whole state:

13.0%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.2%
Whole state:

6.1%
23 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Faceville compared to Georgia state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (63%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Faceville CCD (based on Decatur County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.88%
Here: 47.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)National Association of Free Will BaptistsAssemblies of God
Adherents59.8%14.1%4.6%3.0%2.7%
Congregations36.2%17.2%5.2%6.9%5.2%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA) Non-Charismatic Churches Independent USA National Primitive Baptist ConventionChurches of ChristOther
Adherents2.5%2.2%2.0%1.4%7.6%
Congregations1.7%1.7%3.4%5.2%17.2%
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: 9
Decatur County:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Decatur County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Decatur County:

11.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Decatur County:

32.1%
Georgia:

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

12.6%
State:

14.6%

Strongest AM radio stations in Faceville:

  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WMGR (930 AM; 5 kW; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: DECATUR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYBT (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BLOUNTSTOWN, FL; Owner: BLOUNTSTOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WWSD (1230 AM; 1 kW; QUINCY, FL; Owner: TUFF-STARR JAM COMMUNICATION, INC.)
  • WCVC (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNLS (1270 AM; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBT (1410 AM; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Faceville:

  • WZND (105.3 FM; HEADLAND, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGWD (93.3 FM; GRETNA, FL; Owner: DE-COL INCORPORATED)
  • WWLD (102.3 FM; CAIRO, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBGE (101.9 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: JOHN H. WIGGINS)
  • WBWT (100.7 FM; MIDWAY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPAP-FM (92.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTNT-FM (94.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTLY (107.1 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFSQ (91.5 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGLF (104.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WHTF (104.9 FM; HAVANA, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFSU-FM (88.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFSY (98.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBZE (98.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWGF (107.5 FM; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WXSR (101.5 FM; QUINCY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGMK (106.3 FM; DONALSONVILLE, GA; Owner: MERCHANTS BROADCASTING CO)
  • WJNF (91.1 FM; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: MARIANNA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Faceville:

  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFSU-TV (Channel 11; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WVUP-CA (Channel 45; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WTBC-LP (Channel 65; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WMBB (Channel 13; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W35BN (Channel 35; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WBXT-CA (Channel 56; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Faceville on our top lists:

  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Therapists"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Computer specialists"
  • #33 (31717) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Senegalese first ancestries"
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