For population 25 years and over in Gibson:
For population 15 years and over in Gibson city:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $184 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (35.9 miles , pop. 195,182).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (110.5 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (624.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Avera, GA (2.2 miles ), Edge Hill, GA (2.4 miles) , Mitchell, GA (2.5 miles) , Stapleton, GA (2.7 miles ), Panhandle, GA (3.0 miles ), Wrens, GA (3.5 miles ), Norris, GA (3.5 miles ), Warrenton, GA (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.23 N, Longitude: 82.60 W
Area code: 706
Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-0.4%).
Work and jobs in Gibson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gibson, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gibson-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.0 miles away from the Gibson city center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 1/13/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.0 miles away from the city center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gibson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 85% 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 44.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.8 miles away from Gibson center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 39.5 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 67.4 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 49.9 miles away from Gibson center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Glascock County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Gibson:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gibson:
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Public high school in Gibson:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 25.6%
(25.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
104 people in other group homes
Gibson compared to Georgia state average:
Banks with branches in Gibson (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Gibson (based on Glascock County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gibson government finances in 2002:
8.30% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,616 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,277 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Gibson fatal accident list:
Jan 16, 1982 00:30 AM, 102, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 22 meters (72ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,140
Total average daily truck traffic: 92
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 3,185
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gibson)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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