For population 25 years and over in Gray:
For population 15 years and over in Gray city:
103 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe, 0.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,131 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (13.8 miles , pop. 97,255).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (72.2 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (651.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Gray-Griswold, GA (1.8 miles ), Round Oak, GA (2.7 miles ), Swift Creek, GA (3.6 miles ), Payne, GA (3.7 miles) , Macon, GA (3.7 miles ), Gordon, GA (3.8 miles ), Ivey, GA (3.9 miles ), Coopers, GA (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 33.01 N, Longitude: 83.53 W
Area code: 478
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Gray detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Work and jobs in Gray: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gray, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gray-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Gray city center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/30/1953, a category F4 tornado 28.5 miles away from the city center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gray-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 94% 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 84.9 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 18.6 miles away from Gray center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.1 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 93.4 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 89.5 miles away from Gray center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jones County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bert Greene (golfer) - Professional golfer, Al Wood - Basketball player, James Odoms - College basketball player (Mercer Bears), Don Patterson (defensive back) - Player of football.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gray and their reported violations in the past:OLD CLINTON BAR B QUE (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.0%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
52 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in Gray in 2000:
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Banks with branches in Gray (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Gray (based on Jones County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Gray government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,579 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:
8.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,104 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Gray fatal accident list:
Mar 26, 2008 08:48 PM, Sr-11, Lat: 33.009653, Lon: -83.533758, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 10, 2008 10:41 PM, Sr-11, Lat: 32.998406, Lon: -83.556475, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 12, 2007 05:53 PM, Sr-11, Lat: 32.966664, Lon: -83.581511, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 2005 06:15 AM, Sr-11, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 7, 1997 06:23 PM, Sr11, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 10, 1994 10:03 AM, 294, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gray)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Gray, GA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gray)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2013.