Helena, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 2,893 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.4%
Males: 1,951  (67.4%)
Females: 942  (32.6%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 31037, 31055.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $24,703 (it was $22,212 in 2000)
Helena:

$24,703
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $8,812 (it was $9,520 in 2000)

Helena city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $52,706 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Helena:

$52,706
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $56,264; Detached houses: $64,847; Mobile homes: $30,758

Median gross rent in 2016: $509.

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  • Races in Helena, GA (2010)

    Helena races chart
    • 1,55453.9%Black alone
    • 1,08737.7%White alone
    • 2117.3%Hispanic
    • 240.8%Two or more races
    • 60.2%Asian alone
    • 10.03%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Helena: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (23.4%), American (5.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 248 feet

Land area: 2.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,370 people per square mile   (low).

Helena,GA real estate house value index trend

Helena, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Helena:

  • High school or higher: 66.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Helena city:

  • Never married: 51.8%
  • Now married: 34.2%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

176 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America).

This city:

5.8%
Georgia:

100.0%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Helena, Georgia as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Helena to the number of sex offenders is 133 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $680 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $569 (1.2%)

Helena satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (68.0 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (142.2 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (698.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: McRae, GA (1.0 miles ), Scotland, GA (2.4 miles ), Chauncey, GA (3.0 miles ), Alamo, GA (3.1 miles ), Milan, GA (3.1 miles ), Cedar Grove, GA (3.9 miles ), Glenwood, GA (4.0 miles ), Lumber City, GA (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 32.07 N, Longitude: 82.91 W

Helena household income distribution Helena home values distribution

Crime rates in Helena by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2009 2010 2012 2013
Murders 00001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.040.60.00.00.0
Rapes 00000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.035.00.0
Robberies 01010003
per 100,000 0.042.60.042.00.00.00.095.3
Assaults 127725352
per 100,000 497.3298.1299.883.9202.8132.3175.163.6
Burglaries 86514171397
per 100,000 331.5255.5214.1587.5689.4573.2315.1222.4
Theft 1424173111021
per 100,000 580.21,022.1728.1125.940.644.1350.1667.3
Auto thefts 11210001
per 100,000 41.442.685.742.00.00.00.031.8
Arson N/A000N/AN/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 N/A0.00.00.0N/AN/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.9) 155.3140.1115.578.9171.568.399.186.1

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Crime rate in Helena detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.0%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,061 (+85.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (33%)
  • Transportation occupations (23%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Material moving occupations (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)

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

Average climate in Helena, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Helena-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Helena 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 26.8 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Helena-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 126.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 171.3 miles away from Helena 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 229.5 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) earthquake occurred 265.1 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 175.6 miles away from Helena 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 176.4 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 Telfair County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Helena:

  • MCRAE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MCRAE, GA)
  • GLENWOOD HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; GLENWOOD, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Helena:

  • South Georgia State College (about 41 miles; Douglas, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,507)
  • East Georgia State College (about 51 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 55 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 55 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 66 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Mercer University (about 68 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 70 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)

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Notable locations in Helena: McRae Junction (A), Helena Volunteer Fire Department (B), Helena City Hall (C), Telfair State Prison Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Helena include: Helena United Methodist Church (A), Helena Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Helena Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Telfair 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 2016: 20.0%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.0%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
1,146 people in state prisons in 2010
1,069 people in state prisons in 2000

Banks with branches in Helena (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Helena Branch at 107 Eighth Street, branch established on 2003/05/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $145.5 mil, Deposits: $128.1 mil, headquarters in Eastman, GA, negative income in the last year, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Georgia average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Helena city (based on Telfair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,49325
Black Protestant1,56813
Mainline Protestant1,20918
Catholic1271
Other1183
Orthodox201
None9,965-
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
Telfair County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Telfair County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Telfair County:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Telfair County:

29.5%
Georgia:

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

16.3%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Helena:

46.9%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Helena:

40.5%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.0%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Helena:

10.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Helena:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

26.3%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

54.4%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Helena:

81.8%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Helena, 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
Other Government Administration 1$3,012$36,1441$2,099
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,265$33,0601$1,152
Streets and Highways 1$1,878$22,5361$1,776
Solid Waste Management 2$3,760$22,5600$0
Water Supply 2$4,371$26,2260$0
Totals for Government 9$22,615$30,1533$5,027

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $121,000 ($41.83)
    Regular Highways: $104,000 ($35.95)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($34.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $88,000 ($30.42)
    Police Protection: $76,000 ($26.27)
    Sewerage: $67,000 ($23.16)
    Fire Protection: $13,000 ($4.49)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($3.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($2.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($2.77)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($2.77)
    Housing & Community Development: $7,000 ($2.42)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($1.04)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.69)
    Corrections - Other: $1,000 ($0.35)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($1.04)
    Corrections: $1,000 ($0.35)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $200,000 ($69.13)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $46,000 ($15.90)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $87,000 ($30.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($23.16)
    All Other: $13,000 ($4.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $101,000 ($34.91)
    All Other: $34,000 ($11.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $24,000 ($8.30)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.73)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.69)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $130,000 ($44.94)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $84,000 ($29.04)
    Public Utilities: $58,000 ($20.05)
    Property: $45,000 ($15.55)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $24,000 ($8.30)
    NEC: $15,000 ($5.18)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $934,000 ($322.85)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $914,000 ($315.94)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($6.91)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $280,000 ($96.79)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $57,000 ($19.70)

6.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.40%
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 Jeff Davis County, GA  0.88% ($20,276 average AGI)
from Dodge County, GA  0.73% ($22,958)
from Wheeler County, GA  0.57% ($21,842)


8.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($22,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.21%
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 Dodge County, GA  1.16% ($21,769 average AGI)
to Jeff Davis County, GA  0.95% ($14,875)
to Coffee County, GA  0.50% ($20,294)

Strongest AM radio stations in Helena:

  • WYIS (1410 AM; 1 kW; MCRAE, GA; Owner: CINECOM BROASCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUFF (710 AM; daytime; 3 kW; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMLT (1330 AM; 5 kW; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUFE (1260 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Helena:

  • WYSC (102.7 FM; MCRAE, GA; Owner: CINECOM BROASCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WMCG (104.9 FM; MILAN, GA; Owner: TEL-DODGE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQIL (101.3 FM; CHAUNCEY, GA; Owner: GSW, INC.)
  • WUFF-FM (97.5 FM; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WGPH (91.5 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE,)
  • WYUM (101.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMOC (88.7 FM; LUMBER CITY, GA; Owner: FULL GOSPEL CHURCH OF GOD WRITTEN)

TV broadcast stations around Helena:

  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
Helena fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Helena fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $135,000Total costs
  • 2,370Total average daily traffic
  • 23Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,555Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 182 Highway 319 (Lat: 32.096389 Lon: -82.884167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 47.8 m, Call Sign: KIG319
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.360 MHz, 159.390 MHz, 159.255 MHz, 159.277 MHz, 159.270 MHz, 158.925 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 159.285 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.100 MHz, 151.115 MHz, 151.332 MHzGrant Date: 02/22/2012, Expiration Date: 05/08/2022Registrant: Gta Gfc Mcrae D O, Macon, GA 31202-0819, Phone: (478) 751-3500, Email:
  • Us 341 At W City Limits (Lat: 32.079889 Lon: -82.924028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: KIB612
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.680 MHz, 154.800 MHz, 154.905 MHz, 154.935 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.475 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/2014, Expiration Date: 03/18/2024, Certifier: Wray HallRegistrant: Gta Dps Helena Gsp Post #16, 47 Trinity Ave Sw 3rd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30334, Phone: (404) 656-2042, Fax: (404) 657-0320, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BIG BRANCH, Route 140 At 319 (Lat: 32.150139 Lon: -82.895500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 80.5 m, Call Sign: WQUE375
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 06/16/2014, Expiration Date: 06/16/2024, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • HELENA, .8 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 32.068778 Lon: -82.932917), Overall height: 134.1 m, Call Sign: KJL94
    Assigned Frequencies: 5960.00 MHz, 6019.30 MHz, 6137.90 MHzGrant Date: 04/25/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Micro Relay, Inc., Dublin, GA 31021

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KI4CMJ, Licensee ID: L00752798, Grant Date: 10/08/2003, Expiration Date: 10/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/11/2003, Certifier: Samuel J Rawlins, Registrant: Samuel J Rawlins, 283 Dyal Still Rd, Helena, GA 31037
  • Call Sign: WA4EHO, Previous Call Sign: KI4CMJ, Licensee ID: L00752798, Grant Date: 09/14/2013, Expiration Date: 11/11/2023, Certifier: Samuel J Rawlins, Registrant: Samuel J Rawlins, 283 Dyal Still Rd, Helena, GA 31037
  • Call Sign: KJ4SQI, Licensee ID: L01550747, Grant Date: 03/01/2010, Expiration Date: 03/01/2020, Certifier: Karen M Rawlins, Registrant: Karen M Rawlins, 283 Dyal Still Rd, Helena, GA 31037
  • Call Sign: KK4PZT, Licensee ID: L01777051, Grant Date: 04/01/2013, Expiration Date: 04/01/2023, Certifier: Daniel K Williams, Registrant: Daniel K Williams, 64 W 6th St, Helena, GA 31037

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Helena, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2270.8 years
William2175.5 years
John1868.7 years
Mary1880.8 years
Willie1770.4 years
Thomas1471.2 years
Henry1175.8 years
Annie876.5 years
George866.6 years
Charlie772.8 years
Most common last names in Helena, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1869.7 years
Smith1472.3 years
Brown1370.8 years
Clark1276.1 years
Walker1271.0 years
Harrelson1178.7 years
Johnson1076.8 years
Wood976.9 years
Hamilton870.4 years
Purvis878.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Businesses in Helena, GA

  • Advance Auto Parts: 1
  • H&R Block: 1

Helena compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Helena on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married males and females (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 males never married)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in state prisons (population 1,000+)"
  • #43 (31037) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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