Fairmount, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 739 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.8%
 
Males: 379  (51.4%)
Females: 360  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

36.2 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 30139.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,124 (it was $35,893 in 2000)
Fairmount:

$36,124
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,865 (it was $16,508 in 2000)

Fairmount city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,443 (it was $59,400 in 2000)
Fairmount:

$92,443
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $127,586; detached houses: $134,881; mobile homes: $48,039

Median gross rent in 2017: $695.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fairmount: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.1%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.3% for Black residents, 8.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fairmount, GA (2017)
    • 92189.4%White alone
    • 424.1%Black alone
    • 414.0%Two or more races
    • 101.0%Hispanic
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 10.10%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Fairmount, Georgia as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fairmount is 105 to 1.


Crime rates in Fairmount by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(123.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(137.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(123.0)
1
(126.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(1,107)
0
(0.0)
2
(270.6)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(246.0)
7
(886.1)
2
(274.3)
5
(681.2)
2
(275.1)
1
(138.3)
1
(135.9)
1
(135.3)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(861.0)
11
(1,392)
14
(1,920)
5
(681.2)
3
(412.7)
7
(968.2)
12
(1,630)
11
(1,488)
5
(674.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(126.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(414.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(269.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(137.2)
1
(136.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)174.7153.296.074.9145.8302.974.7123.148.6

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City-data.com crime index in Fairmount, GA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.40
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: American (30.0%), English (26.6%), Irish (5.8%), German (3.6%), French (1.2%), Scottish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 758 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 615 people per square mile   (low).

Fairmount, Georgia map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $860 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $481 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Northeast Cobb, GA (32.6 miles , pop. 150,396).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (49.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (536.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ranger, GA (2.1 miles),
Ludville, GA (2.5 miles ),
Red Bud, GA (2.8 miles ),
White-Pine Log, GA (2.9 miles ),
White, GA (3.4 miles ),
Waleska, GA (3.4 miles ),
Talking Rock, GA (3.5 miles),
Adairsville, GA (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 34.44 N, Longitude: 84.70 W

Area codes: 706, 770

Distribution of median household income in Fairmount, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fairmount, GA in 2017
Fairmount satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $130,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Fairmount, GA residents
Average permit cost in Fairmount, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Georgia:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +112 (+17.7%).
Most common industries in Fairmount, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (25.7%)
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Chemicals (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (13.6%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Chemicals (7.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (40.6%)
  • Educational services (12.9%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.2%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (2.6%)
Most common occupations in Fairmount, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (3.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (6.8%)
  • Construction laborers (5.2%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (25.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.4%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)

Average climate in Fairmount, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.8. This is better than average.

City:

56.8
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 36.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.7
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Fairmount-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Fairmount city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 21.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairmount-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.2 miles away from Fairmount center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 132.5 miles away from Fairmount center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 102.9 miles away from Fairmount 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 163.2 miles away from Fairmount center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 263.9 miles away from Fairmount center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 329.3 miles away from Fairmount 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 Gordon County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairmount topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairmount:

  • GORDON HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CALHOUN, GA)
  • PIEDMONT MOUNTAINSIDE HOSPITAL INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; JASPER, GA)
  • GRANDVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; JASPER, GA)
  • GORDON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; CALHOUN, GA)
  • GORDON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CALHOUN, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairmount:

  • Kennesaw State University (about 29 miles; Kennesaw, GA; Full-time enrollment: 21,215)
  • Dalton State College (about 29 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Berry College (about 30 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 31 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 35 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,071)
  • Southern Polytechnic State University (about 37 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 5,258)
  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 37 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 8,173)

Public elementary/middle school in Fairmount:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fairmount: Gordon County Fire / Rescue Department Station 8 Fairmount (A), Fairmount Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Fairmount: First Baptist Church of Fairmount (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Gordon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.1%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.7%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Fairmount (2011 data):

  • Synovus Bank: Fairmount Branch at 2764 Hwy. 411 South, branch established on 1996/07/08. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Fairmount:

Marital status in Fairmount, GA
  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 20.1%

For population 25 years and over in Fairmount:

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Georgia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairmount, GA (based on Gordon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,40773
Catholic6,1221
Mainline Protestant2,41512
Other3572
Black Protestant1261
None22,759-
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: 10
Gordon County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Gordon County:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Gordon County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
This county:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Gordon County:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

8.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.5%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gordon County:

14.5%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fairmount:

48.8%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.3%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Fairmount:

30.2
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.4%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairmount:

19.6%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fairmount:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

43.0%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Fairmount:

52.5%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairmount:

77.0%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairmount, GA Residents
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
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,229$30,6871$1,827
Other Government Administration 3$7,486$29,9444$600
Firefighters 1$2,214$26,5680$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,179$26,1480$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,736
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,628
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$2,496
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$559
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$330
Totals for Government 9$22,108$29,47711$9,176

Fairmount government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $202,000 ($273.34)
    General Public Buildings: $177,000 ($239.51)
    Water Utilities: $67,000 ($90.66)
    Sewerage: $44,000 ($59.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000 ($31.12)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $261,000 ($353.18)
    Central Staff Services: $136,000 ($184.03)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($85.25)
    Water Utilities: $58,000 ($78.48)
    Sewerage: $38,000 ($51.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000 ($50.07)
    Libraries: $34,000 ($46.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000 ($28.42)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($24.36)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($18.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($14.88)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($9.47)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,000 ($5.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $31,000 ($41.95)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $349,000 ($472.26)

Fairmount government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $37,000 ($50.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($8.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($2.71)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.71)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($1.35)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $275,000 ($372.12)
    Other: $196,000 ($265.22)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $104,000 ($140.73)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($8.12)
    Royalties: $5,000 ($6.77)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($75.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $12,000 ($16.24)
  • Tax - Property: $123,000 ($166.44)
    Public Utilities Sales: $121,000 ($163.73)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $34,000 ($46.01)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $21,000 ($28.42)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $15,000 ($20.30)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000 ($4.06)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.71)

Fairmount government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,110,000 ($1502.03)

6.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,808 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Floyd County, GA  1.02% ($32,070 average AGI)
from Bartow County, GA  1.00% ($37,810)
from Whitfield County, GA  0.90% ($36,988)


5.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bartow County, GA  0.89% ($38,037 average AGI)
to Floyd County, GA  0.70% ($29,874)
to Whitfield County, GA  0.64% ($34,359)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairmount:

  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBS (1030 AM; 3 kW; CALHOUN, GA; Owner: RADIO WEBS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairmount:

  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNSY (100.1 FM; TALKING ROCK, GA; Owner: CHARLES A. MCCLURE)
  • WTSH-FM (107.1 FM; ROCKMART, GA; Owner: BROADCAST INVESTMENT ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WLCL (105.7 FM; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQMT (98.9 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWEV-FM (91.5 FM; CUMMING, GA; Owner: CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION)
  • W265BD (100.9 FM; WOODSTOCK, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKCX (97.7 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: BRIAR CREEK BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WQTU (102.3 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: MCDOUGALD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W212AR (90.3 FM; LINDALE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WATG (95.7 FM; TRION, GA; Owner: TTA BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Fairmount:

  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WDNN-CA (Channel 43; DALTON, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WCLP-TV (Channel 18; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Fairmount fatal accident list:

Feb 12, 2004 03:52 PM, Sr-53, Lat: 34.434526, Lon: -84.709906, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 21, 1993 03:50 PM, Sr53, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 2, 1979 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 194ft / 58.5mTotal length
  • $9,146,000Total costs
  • 36,220Total average daily traffic
  • 2,810Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,330Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fairmount, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fairmount, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 671 Carter Mountain Road (71823) (Lat: 34.444667 Lon: -84.688222), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN697
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 11/23/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Autumn A DuBois, 126 Funkhouser Industrial Access Road (Lat: 34.388667 Lon: -84.708389), Type: 78.6, Structure height: 13015 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Eca, Autumn.Dubois@eca-Usa.Com, Suite A, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 667-2040
  • Autumn DuBois, 126 Funkhouser Industrial Access Road (Lat: 34.388667 Lon: -84.708389), Type: 78.6, Structure height: 13015 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Eca, Autumn.Dubois@eca-Usa.Com, Suite A, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 667-2040
  • Autumn DuBois, 126 Funkhouser Industrial Access Road (Lat: 34.388667 Lon: -84.708389), Type: 78.6, Structure height: 13015 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Eca, Autumn.Dubois@eca-Usa.Com, Suite A, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 667-2040
  • Autumn DuBois, 126 Funkhouser Industrial Access Road (Lat: 34.388667 Lon: -84.708389), Type: 78.6, Structure height: 13015 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Eca, Autumn.Dubois@eca-Usa.Com, Suite A, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 667-2040
  • Autumn DuBois, 126 Funkhouser Industrial Access Road (Lat: 34.388667 Lon: -84.708389), Type: 78.6, Structure height: 13015 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Eca, Autumn.Dubois@eca-Usa.Com, Suite A, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 667-2040
  • Edward Schafer, 126 Funkhouser Industrial Access Road (Lat: 34.388667 Lon: -84.708389), Type: 78.6, Structure height: 13015 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Insite Towers Development, LLC, Eschafer@insitewireless.Com, , Alexa-ndria, Phone: (703) 535-3009

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 0.34 Mi E Of Hwy 61 On Park Ave (Lat: 34.433139 Lon: -84.690778), Call Sign: WZU527,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.425 MHz, 451.425 MHz, 456.125 MHz, 456.125 MHz, 456.425 MHz, 456.425 MHz, 456.525 MHz, 456.525 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/1999, Expiration Date: 08/30/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/29/2002, Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8281, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:
  • FAIRMOUNT ELEMENTARY, 130 Peachtree St (Lat: 34.440083 Lon: -84.698417), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQUM751,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/19/2014, Expiration Date: 08/19/2024, Certifier: Jessic Brown, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • FAIRMOUNT, Lat: 34.432889 Lon: -84.690528, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQLV607,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Daniel P Jastram, Registrant: Iwispr, 1015 South Wall St, Calhoun, GA 30701, Phone: (706) 625-5907, Email:
  • Fairmount, Fire Tower Road Off Highway 53 (Lat: 34.459944 Lon: -84.680361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WQRG445,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/08/2013, Expiration Date: 05/08/2023, Certifier: Richard Cooper, Registrant: County Of Gordon, 5046 Tennessee Capitol Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32303, Phone: (305) 753-1130, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Ramseaur Mountain, Near Fairmount (Lat: 34.433139 Lon: -84.689639), Call Sign: KIY529,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.570 MHz, Expiration Date: 07/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999, Registrant: Fairmount Telephone Company, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA 70895

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fairmount)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: MAULE MXT-7-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 276ML , Serial Number: 14076C, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 04/18/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Buford J Wilson, 595 Yarborough Mill Rd Se, Fairmount, GA 30139
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7GCAA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9062L , Serial Number: 221-70, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 06/22/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 04/14/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Darvin D Poole, 83 Little John Ln Ne, Fairmount, GA 30139

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 16. The highest number of fire incidents - 37 took place in 2013, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Fairmount, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (48.6%), and Structure Fires (34.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fairmount, GA
    • 13448.6%Outside Fires
    • 9434.1%Structure Fires
    • 4415.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 41.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairmount, GA
Most common first names in Fairmount, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3375.9 years
James2773.3 years
John2169.8 years
Mary1978.0 years
Robert970.6 years
Charles970.0 years
Henry978.5 years
Dorothy975.2 years
Annie878.5 years
Walter873.6 years
Most common last names in Fairmount, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Young2475.6 years
Johnson2075.3 years
Townsend1772.8 years
Wilson1778.3 years
Champion1380.0 years
Clark1179.3 years
Evans1181.2 years
Crowe1079.3 years
Cochran976.9 years
Garland983.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fairmount, GA
  • 50.8%Utility gas
  • 33.0%Electricity
  • 6.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.9%Wood
  • 2.2%Other fuel
  • 1.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fairmount, GA
  • 72.7%Electricity
  • 11.9%Utility gas
  • 10.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%No fuel used


Fairmount compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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