Hazlehurst, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 4,181 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.4%
 
Males: 1,958  (46.9%)
Females: 2,223  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  33.9 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31539.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,802 (it was $24,306 in 2000)
Hazlehurst:

$28,802
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,350 (it was $12,996 in 2000)

Hazlehurst city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $95,273 (it was $52,900 in 2000)
Hazlehurst:

$95,273
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $435.

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  • Races in Hazlehurst, GA (2013)

    Hazlehurst races chart
    • 2,18250.5%White alone
    • 1,06124.5%Hispanic
    • 98422.8%Black alone
    • 651.5%Asian alone
    • 110.3%American Indian alone
    • 130.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hazlehurst: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.9%), Irish (8.3%), English (5.7%), German (1.4%), Subsaharan African (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 253 feet

Land area: 4.69 square miles.

Population density: 891 people per square mile   (low).

Hazlehurst,GA real estate house value index trend

Hazlehurst, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Hazlehurst:

  • High school or higher: 72.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hazlehurst city:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

361 residents are foreign born (6.9% Latin America).

This city:

8.4%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 35 registered sex offenders living in Hazlehurst, Georgia as of July 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Hazlehurst to the number of sex offenders is 122 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $736 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $529 (0.5%)

Hazlehurst satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (88.7 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (120.6 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (699.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Satilla, GA (2.4 miles ), Graham, GA (2.5 miles ), Lumber City, GA (2.6 miles ), Denton, GA (3.4 miles ), Uvalda, GA (3.6 miles ), Baxley, GA (4.0 miles ), Alston, GA (4.1 miles) , Satilla Creek, GA (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $84,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $52,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $43,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $21,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $23,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $57,400
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $220,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.87 N, Longitude: 82.60 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,683 (+38.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 957 (67.3%)

Area code: 912

Hazlehurst household income distribution Hazlehurst home values distribution

Crime rates in Hazlehurst by Year
Type 2002 2003 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 100000010
per 100,000 25.30.00.00.00.00.00.023.40.0
Rapes 0300000N/A1
per 100,000 0.078.30.00.00.00.00.0N/A23.6
Robberies 530426041
per 100,000 126.378.30.0102.652.9140.10.093.523.6
Assaults 2710116555212
per 100,000 681.8261.1288.0153.9132.3116.8116.446.7282.7
Burglaries 41370505246502550
per 100,000 1,035.4966.10.01,282.71,375.71,074.31,163.6584.21,177.9
Thefts 214219209252195180163152160
per 100,000 5,404.05,718.05,472.66,464.95,158.74,203.63,793.33,552.23,769.1
Auto thefts 544411134
per 100,000 126.3104.4104.7102.626.523.423.370.194.2
Arson 000N/A0100N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/A0.023.40.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.8) 491.8416.3267.7392.9326.1291.8242.7256.2303.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hazlehurst detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -464 (-10.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (38%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hazlehurst, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hazlehurst-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Hazlehurst city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/11/2008, a category F3 tornado 32.8 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Hazlehurst-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% 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 138.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 160.2 miles away from Hazlehurst 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 252.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 160.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 166.5 miles away from Hazlehurst 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) earthquake occurred 280.3 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 Jeff Davis County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hazlehurst topographic map

Birthplace of: Ida B. Robinson - Bishop, Nate Hybl - 2005 NFL player (Jacksonville Jaguars, born: Jun 19, 1979), Herb Barnhill - Negro League Baseball player, Griffin Drew - Television actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hazlehurst:

  • JEFF DAVIS HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 163 SOUTH TALLAHASSEE STREET, P O BOX 1690)
  • HAZLEHURST COURT CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (180 BURKETT FERRY ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hazlehurst:

  • APPLING HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; BAXLEY, GA)
  • APPLING NURSING AND REHABILITATION PAVILION (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BAXLEY, GA)

airports located in Hazlehurst:

Operable nuclear power plants near Hazlehurst:

  • 17 miles: Edwin I. Hatch 1 and 2 in Baxley, GA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hazlehurst:

  • South Georgia State College (about 30 miles; Douglas, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,507)
  • East Georgia State College (about 54 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 61 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 62 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 79 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 81 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • Valdosta State University (about 82 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 11,155)

Public high school in Hazlehurst:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hazlehurst:

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Notable locations in Hazlehurst: Hazlehurst Fire Department Station 1 (A), Hazlehurst City Hall (B), Jeff Davis County Courthouse (C), Hazlehurst Fire Department Station 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hazlehurst include: Peoples Church (A), North Gate Baptist Church (B), Good Shepherd Church (C), First Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Hazlehurst (143 Mlk Drive), Days Inn Hazlehurst GA (29 East Coffee Street).

Courts: Jeff Davis County Of Judge Of The Magistrate Court (100 Jeff Davis Street), Jeff Davis County - Juvenile Court (100 Jeff Davis Street), Jeff Davis County - Probate Court (100 Jeff Davis Street), Jeff Davis County - Chambers of Judge of Superior Court (100 Jeff Davis Street), Jeff Davis County - Clerk of Superior Court (100 Jeff Davis Street).

Jeff Davis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.6%
(30.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.4% for Black residents, 37.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.6% for other race residents, 92.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
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: 0.2% of all households
67 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
44 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
79 people in nursing homes in 2000
17 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Hazlehurst (2011 data):

  • Bank of Hazlehurst: Tallahassee Street Branch at 162 South Tallahassee Street, branch established on 1989/01/23; Bank Of Hazlehurst at 22 South Tallahassee Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $98.2 mil, Deposits: $85.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Hazlehurst Investors, Inc.
  • Southeastern Bank: Hazlehurst Branch at 14 Hinson Street, branch established on 1962/12/01. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $416.6 mil, Deposits: $371.1 mil, headquarters in Darien, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Southeastern Banking Corporation
  • Heritage Bank of the South: Hazlehurst Branch at 22 East Jarman Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/22: Bank assets: $1,086.7 mil, Deposits: $905.6 mil, headquarters in Albany, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices
  • Altamaha Bank and Trust Company: Hazlehurst Branch at 57 North Tallahassee St, branch established on 1997/07/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $147.9 mil, Deposits: $134.1 mil, headquarters in Vidalia, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Altamaha Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.1
Georgia average:

12.6

Hazlehurst travel time to work - commute Hazlehurst mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hazlehurst city (based on Jeff Davis County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,67932
Black Protestant7074
Catholic4631
Mainline Protestant3982
Other3381
None6,483-
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: 4
Jeff Davis County:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Jeff Davis County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Jeff Davis County:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

6.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Jeff Davis County:

29.7%
Georgia:

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

15.2%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.0%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.3%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Hazlehurst:

29.0
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.0%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.2%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hazlehurst:

6.8
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Hazlehurst:

50.7%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hazlehurst:

76.9%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hazlehurst, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,534$54,4080$0
Other Government Administration 2$4,641$27,84610$1,973
Police Protection - Officers 12$39,799$39,7990$0
Police - Other 2$3,852$23,1120$0
Firefighters 9$21,259$28,3451$578
Streets and Highways 2$5,012$30,0720$0
Airports 1$2,327$27,9240$0
Health 0$0 1$868
Solid Waste Management 12$22,271$22,2710$0
Sewerage 4$8,542$25,6260$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,643$19,7160$0
Water Supply 4$9,175$27,5250$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$2,560
Totals for Government 50$123,055$29,53313$5,979

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

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $550,000 ($131.55)
    Water Utilities: $313,000 ($74.86)
    Sewerage: $208,000 ($49.75)
    General: $192,000 ($45.92)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $693,000 ($165.75)
    Regular Highways: $554,000 ($132.50)
    Water Utilities: $486,000 ($116.24)
    Fire Protection: $393,000 ($94.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $340,000 ($81.32)
    Sewerage: $324,000 ($77.49)
    Central Staff Services: $168,000 ($40.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $152,000 ($36.35)
    General - Other: $82,000 ($19.61)
    Housing & Community Development: $18,000 ($4.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $91,000 ($21.77)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($8.37)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($6.22)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($5.50)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($2.39)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,539,000 ($368.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $206,000 ($49.27)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $427,000 ($102.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $180,000 ($43.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $112,000 ($26.79)
    All Other: $61,000 ($14.59)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $730,000 ($174.60)
    All Other: $174,000 ($41.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $141,000 ($33.72)
    Interest Earnings: $127,000 ($30.38)
    Rents: $7,000 ($1.67)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $640,000 ($153.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $452,000 ($108.11)
    Highways: $259,000 ($61.95)
    All Other: $50,000 ($11.96)
    Public Welfare: $15,000 ($3.59)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $427,000 ($102.13)
    Property: $426,000 ($101.89)
    Other Selective Sales: $138,000 ($33.01)
    NEC: $114,000 ($27.27)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $98,000 ($23.44)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,885,000 ($929.20)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $119,000 ($28.46)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,930,000 ($939.97)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $75,000 ($17.94)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $222,000 ($53.10)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,484,000 ($354.94)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $308,000 ($73.67)

6.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,471 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Appling County, GA  0.84% ($22,946 average AGI)
from Telfair County, GA  0.73% ($14,875)
from Coffee County, GA  0.41% ($24,944)


6.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,100 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Appling County, GA  1.12% ($22,000 average AGI)
to Telfair County, GA  0.66% ($20,276)
to Coffee County, GA  0.52% ($22,304)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hazlehurst:

  • WVOH (920 AM; 1 kW; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WUFE (1260 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKA (1310 AM; 4 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hazlehurst:

  • WVOH-FM (93.5 FM; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WMOC (88.7 FM; LUMBER CITY, GA; Owner: FULL GOSPEL CHURCH OF GOD WRITTEN)
  • WGPH (91.5 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE,)
  • WAJQ-FM (104.3 FM; ALMA, GA; Owner: BLUEBERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WYUM (101.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLYU (100.9 FM; LYONS, GA; Owner: T.C.B. BROADCASTING INC)
  • WTCQ (97.7 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WULS (103.7 FM; BROXTON, GA; Owner: ROUNDTREE-CARVER ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WYSC (102.7 FM; MCRAE, GA; Owner: CINECOM BROASCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hazlehurst:

  • W56DU (Channel 56; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WPHJ-CA (Channel 46; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY, L.P.)
Hazlehurst fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hazlehurst fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hazlehurst)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • City Hall 200 Latimer St (Lat: 31.865194 Lon: -82.600417), Call Sign: KNFS845
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5800 MHzGrant Date: 06/12/1997, Expiration Date: 08/10/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2002Registrant: Hazlehurst Jeff Davis Co Civil Defense, 132 Latimer St, Hazlehurst, GA 31539, Phone: (912) 375-6688
  • City Hall Bldg Corner Of Odum St & Latimer St (Lat: 31.865194 Lon: -82.602361), Call Sign: KWZ986
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHzGrant Date: 09/15/2015, Expiration Date: 11/20/2025Registrant: State Of Georgia, 47 Trinity Ave Sw 3rd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30334, Phone: (404) 656-2042, Fax: (404) 657-0320, Email:
  • 1414 Douglas Hwy (Lat: 31.789833 Lon: -82.677417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 35 m, Call Sign: KIH718
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.360 MHz, 159.390 MHz, 159.285 MHz, 158.925 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 159.277 MHz, 159.270 MHz, 159.255 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.100 MHz, 151.115 MHzGrant Date: 08/27/2014, Expiration Date: 11/21/2024Registrant: Gta Gfc Jeff Davis Unit, Macon, GA 31202-0819, Phone: (478) 751-3500, Email:
  • 120 S. Tallahassee Street (Lat: 31.862778 Lon: -82.604167), Call Sign: WPYR722
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more)Grant Date: 10/08/2003, Expiration Date: 10/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2013, Certifier: Thomas W FindlayRegistrant: Panasonic Information Systems Company, 1707 N Randall Road E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 468-5331, Email:
  • Lat: 31.858056 Lon: -82.595556, Call Sign: WQTH234
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.587 MHz, 457.287 MHz, 457.662 MHz, 457.812 MHz, 457.862 MHzGrant Date: 01/31/2014, Expiration Date: 01/31/2024, Certifier: L SharptonRegistrant: Communications & Electronics, Inc., 2310 Belle Arbor Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37406, Phone: (423) 698-3306, Fax: (423) 698-0446, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hazlehurst)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hazlehurst)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 81
  • Hazardous Condition: 10
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Hazlehurst

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Most common first names in Hazlehurst, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11169.5 years
John10268.3 years
Mary7076.3 years
William6274.9 years
Willie5271.8 years
George4872.7 years
Thomas4371.3 years
Robert4270.0 years
Henry3474.6 years
Annie2980.5 years
Most common last names in Hazlehurst, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carter7471.8 years
Williams6570.2 years
Smith6372.4 years
Johnson5269.7 years
Taylor4468.2 years
Hall3973.9 years
Hand3471.5 years
Yawn3172.2 years
Jones3076.6 years
Hughes3069.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (81%)
  • Utility gas (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Hazlehurst, GA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Best Western1Nike1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dairy Queen1True Value2
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1

Hazlehurst compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 13 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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  • James Daniel Dickens, Sr. (1)
  • L.a. Goddard (1)
  • James Daniel Dickens, Jr. (1)
  • Christopher D. Sellers (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2016.