Hephzibah, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 3,949 (16% urban, 84% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.8%
 
Males: 1,997  (50.6%)
Females: 1,952  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30815.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,225 (it was $37,123 in 2000)
Hephzibah:

$49,225
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,379 (it was $15,905 in 2000)

Hephzibah city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,720 (it was $67,100 in 2000)
Hephzibah:

$86,720
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $117,132; Detached houses: $122,120; Townhouses or other attached units: $140,823; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $100,254; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $357,545; Mobile homes: $53,903

Median gross rent in 2013: $928.

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  • Races in Hephzibah, GA (2010)

    Hephzibah races chart
    • 2,41560.2%White alone
    • 1,34633.6%Black alone
    • 1243.1%Hispanic
    • 932.3%Two or more races
    • 150.4%Asian alone
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.10%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hephzibah: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.2%), United States (9.7%), German (9.0%), Subsaharan African (6.1%), English (5.1%), Polish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 410 feet

Land area: 19.4 square miles.

Population density: 204 people per square mile   (very low).

Hephzibah,GA real estate house value index trend

Hephzibah, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Hephzibah:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 14.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hephzibah city:

  • Never married: 36.3%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

111 residents are foreign born (2.0% Africa, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

2.7%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Hephzibah, Georgia as of July 01, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Hephzibah to the number of sex offenders is 155 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $919 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $378 (0.5%)

Hephzibah satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (9.9 miles , pop. 195,182).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (136.6 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (602.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Gracewood, GA (2.3 miles ), Blythe, GA (2.4 miles ), Fort Gordon, GA (2.9 miles ), Keysville, GA (3.0 miles) , Augusta-Richmond County, GA (3.2 miles ), Grovetown, GA (3.4 miles ), Augusta, GA (3.4 miles ), Matthews, GA (3.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $48,500
  • 1998: 29 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $55,200
  • 2001: 25 buildings, average cost: $83,400
  • 2002: 22 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $114,100
  • 2006: 38 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $154,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $192,700
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $138,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.30 N, Longitude: 82.10 W

Area code: 706

Hephzibah household income distribution Hephzibah home values distribution

Crime rates in Hephzibah by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 001052100
per 100,000 0.00.024.10.0116.144.421.70.00.0
Robberies 011040401
per 100,000 0.024.624.10.092.90.086.80.024.6
Assaults 5453129121524
per 100,000 123.298.4120.470.1278.7199.7260.3331.1590.6
Burglaries 331731291735444629
per 100,000 813.4418.1746.6677.9394.8776.7954.41,015.2713.6
Thefts 456690789777937975
per 100,000 1,109.21,623.22,167.61,823.32,252.71,708.82,017.41,743.51,845.5
Auto thefts 75781213161413
per 100,000 172.5123.0168.6187.0278.7288.5347.1309.0319.9
Arson 0N/A000N/A000
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.00.00.0N/A0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.5) 145.5136.4211.3155.5329.5230.3281.8241.2286.1

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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 Hephzibah detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +738 (+23.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Hephzibah, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hephzibah, Georgia average temperatures Hephzibah, Georgia average precipitation Hephzibah, Georgia humidity Hephzibah, Georgia wind speed Hephzibah, Georgia snowfall Hephzibah, Georgia sunshine Hephzibah, Georgia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Hephzibah-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/13/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Hephzibah city center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1998, a category F3 tornado 25.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hephzibah-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 45.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 116.6 miles away from Hephzibah 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 116.1 miles away from the city 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 218.8 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 140.2 miles away from Hephzibah center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 202.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Richmond County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hephzibah topographic map

Birthplace of: John Wesley Gilbert - Archaeologist, Calvin Roland - College basketball player (VA Commonwealth Rams), Sha'ron Robinson - College football player (UT-Chattanooga Mocs).

Hospitals and medical centers near Hephzibah:

  • RAI DIALYSIS SERVICES SOUTH AUGUSTA (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • PLACE AT DEAN'S BRIDGE, THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • EAST CENTRAL REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • RAI DEANS BRIDGE (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • AMARA HEALTH CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • ARA SOUTH AUGUSTA CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • NEPHROLOGY CENTER OF SOUTH AUGUSTA (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)

Operable nuclear power plant near Hephzibah:

  • 16 miles: Alvin W. Vogtle 1 in Waynesboro, GA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hephzibah:

  • Augusta Technical College (about 9 miles; Augusta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,494)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 14 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 6,862)
  • Aiken Technical College (about 22 miles; Graniteville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 27 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • East Georgia State College (about 51 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 57 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)
  • Lander University (about 63 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 2,870)

Public high school in Hephzibah:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Hephzibah:

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Notable location: Hephzibah Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Hephzibah include: Chalk Mine Memorial Church (A), Ebenezer Church (B), Richmond Hill Church (C), Spring Grove Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Malone Cemetery (1), Brothersville Cemetery (2), Hephzibah Cemetery (3), Springs Cemetery (4), Rhodes Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Rhodes Pond (A), Carrolls Lake (B), Storys Millpond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Grindstone Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Executive Suites Inn (3682 Deans Bridge Road) (1), Gordon Motel Apartments (3674 Deans Bridge Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Richmond County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 66.7. This is about average.

City:

66.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.73
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00377. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00377
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.5%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.6% for Black residents, 42.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  77.1%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Hephzibah in 2000:

  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Hephzibah (2011 data):

  • Southern Bank: Hephzibah Branch at 2455 Highway 88, branch established on 1996/11/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $88.5 mil, Deposits: $80.4 mil, headquarters in Sardis, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Sardis Bankshares, Inc.
  • Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company: Tobacco Road Branch at 2550 Tobacco Road, branch established on 2003/12/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $875.3 mil, Deposits: $744.4 mil, headquarters in Louisville, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Queensborough Company, The
  • Regions Bank: Hephzibah Branch at 2509 Highway 88, branch established on 1991/12/02. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Tobacco Road Branch at 2524 Tabacco Road, branch established on 1999/01/27. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Hephzibah city (based on Richmond County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,922140
Black Protestant23,93840
Mainline Protestant19,12845
Catholic15,8684
Other5,15117
Orthodox3902
None85,152-
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: 37
Richmond County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Richmond County:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
Richmond County:

5.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 132
Here:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Richmond County:

32.8%
Georgia:

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

9.5%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hephzibah:

51.9%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hephzibah:

50.3%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hephzibah:

12.1%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Hephzibah:

36.3%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

58.0%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.5%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hephzibah, 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$3,268$39,2160$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$13,890$33,3360$0
Firefighters 6$17,652$35,3040$0
Water Supply 4$10,504$31,5120$0
Totals for Government 16$45,314$33,9860$0

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

  • Current Operations - Fire Protection: $264,000 ($66.85)
    Water Utilities: $172,000 ($43.56)
    Police Protection: $162,000 ($41.02)
    Sewerage: $117,000 ($29.63)
    Central Staff Services: $93,000 ($23.55)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($14.69)
    Financial Administration: $40,000 ($10.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($3.04)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $10,000 ($2.53)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($2.28)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($1.27)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $2,000 ($0.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $128,000 ($32.41)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($4.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $419,000 ($106.10)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($1.01)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $138,000 ($34.95)
    All Other: $5,000 ($1.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $503,000 ($127.37)
    All Other: $275,000 ($69.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000 ($5.82)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($1.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $207,000 ($52.42)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $141,000 ($35.71)
    Public Utilities: $119,000 ($30.13)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $87,000 ($22.03)
    NEC: $39,000 ($9.88)
    Property: $2,000 ($0.51)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $118,000 ($29.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($27.86)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($2.03)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,286,000 ($832.11)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $27,000 ($6.84)

9.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,009 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.31% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,025 average AGI)
Richmond County:

0.31%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Columbia County, GA  1.60% ($28,596 average AGI)
from Aiken County, SC  0.61% ($26,156)
from Burke County, GA  0.34% ($21,766)


10.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,367 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.09%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.46% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,529 average AGI)
Richmond County:

0.46%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Columbia County, GA  2.14% ($38,607 average AGI)
to Aiken County, SC  0.67% ($29,622)
to Burke County, GA  0.27% ($23,841)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hephzibah:

  • WGAC (580 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRDW (1480 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTEL (1630 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAM (1050 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: J.J. & B. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPCH (1380 AM; 4 kW; NORTH AUGUSTA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTHB (1550 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WKIM (1230 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: FREDDIE LEE HANDY)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WINZ (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hephzibah:

  • WAKB (96.9 FM; WRENS, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WAFJ (88.3 FM; BELVEDERE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZNY (105.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGOR (93.9 FM; MARTINEZ, GA; Owner: WGOR LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTHB-FM (100.9 FM; WAYNESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WEKL (102.3 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBQ-FM (104.3 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYFA (107.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKSP (96.3 FM; AIKEN, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSLT (98.3 FM; CLEARWATER, SC; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLPE (91.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WKXC-FM (99.5 FM; AIKEN, SC; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WACG-FM (90.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WCHZ (95.1 FM; HARLEM, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE,LLC)
  • WFXA-FM (103.1 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WPRW-FM (107.7 FM; MARTINEZ, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAEG (92.3 FM; EVANS, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Hephzibah:

  • WCES-TV (Channel 20; WRENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WJBF (Channel 6; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAGT (Channel 26; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WAGT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WRDW-TV (Channel 12; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WRDW LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFXG (Channel 54; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WAAU-LP (Channel 18; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: THOMAS J. PIPER)
  • WBPI-LP (Channel 49; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WATCHMAN BROADCASTING PRODUCTIONS INTERNATIONAL, INC.)
  • W58CZ (Channel 58; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W56EE (Channel 56; JOHNSTON, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBEK-CA (Channel 16; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: AVN, INC.)
Hephzibah fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Hephzibah fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 80m262ftTotal length
  • $14,532,000Total costs
  • 276,930Total average daily traffic
  • 2,838Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hephzibah)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 4112 Windsor Spring Rd (Lat: 33.375139 Lon: -82.062333), Call Sign: KNEF927
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.650 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/1997, Expiration Date: 12/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/16/2003Registrant: Kenneth M Williams, 1516 Carl Dr Se, Thomson, GA 30824, Phone: (706) 860-4082
  • Lat: 33.313889 Lon: -82.111944, Call Sign: WPWW498
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.725 MHz, 463.700 MHzGrant Date: 01/29/2003, Expiration Date: 01/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2013, Certifier: Jon R TaylorRegistrant: Bailey\'s Communications, Inc., 2418 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, GA 30906, Phone: (706) 798-2290, Fax: (706) 793-0755, Email:
  • Lat: 33.309556 Lon: -82.111944, Call Sign: WQWW475
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.725 MHz, 463.700 MHzGrant Date: 12/09/2015, Expiration Date: 12/09/2025, Certifier: Ken MckinzieRegistrant: Augusta Communications, 113 Cherry St, Augusta, GA 30907, Phone: (706) 855-0404, Fax: (706) 855-2878, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • HEPHZIBAH, 1071 Rogers Road - (Hephzibah) (Lat: 33.326861 Lon: -82.083861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WMM381
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/21/2013, Certifier: Glenn S RabinRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • HEPHZIBAH, W Us 25 And Hwy 88 At Hephzibah City Limits (Lat: 33.326861 Lon: -82.083861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WMQ650
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHzGrant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2011Registrant: Allied Wireless Communications (Ga), LLC, 1001 Technology Drive, Little Rock, AR 72223, Phone: (501) 448-1249, Fax: (501) 448-1580, Email:
  • AUGGA0026, 1741 Camp Angehele Road (Lat: 33.264861 Lon: -82.061778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 72.8 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WQNJ507
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/23/2021, Certifier: Patricia MorrisonRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553
  • AUGGA0142, 1071 Rogers Road - (Hephzibah 100023926) (Lat: 33.326861 Lon: -82.083861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQNJ508
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/23/2021, Certifier: Patricia MorrisonRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553
  • AUGGA0041, 4196 Deans Bridge Rd (Lat: 33.363194 Lon: -82.141083), Type: Pole, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 58.2 m, Call Sign: WQNJ542
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/23/2021, Certifier: Patricia MorrisonRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hephzibah)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7215S , Serial Number: 15067915, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/24/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce Alan Hitt, 4109 Big Oak Dr, Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 83204 , Serial Number: 7AC-1865, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald M Ballard, 4165 Peach Orchard Rd, Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8329J , Serial Number: 15066229, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Eva Wooley, 3736 Rio Ridge Dr, Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88199 , Serial Number: 15816, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald M Ballard, 4165 Peach Orchard Rd, Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 884A , Serial Number: 22-187, Year manufactured: 1951
    Registrant (Individual): Gabriel Dion, Rt #1 Box 138, Hephzibah, GA 30815
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9733G , Serial Number: 18052233, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Gerald M Ballard, 4165 Peach Orchard Rd, Hephzibah, GA 30815

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$151,8006$109,89850$148,8384$32,9206$126,8528$67,363
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$148,4701$102,7103$182,3771$27,9800$01$87,570
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$113,6835$83,61622$137,9654$15,5551$81,9706$49,710
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$164,4682$182,37521$149,3311$118,1801$36,8701$104,030
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$99,0903$155,9301$121,4700$01$26,670

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0109.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$129,3801$214,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$37,5300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0109.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 50
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Service Call: 5

Incident types - Hephzibah

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hephzibah, GA
Most common first names in Hephzibah, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12566.7 years
John8170.6 years
William7671.2 years
Mary6771.0 years
Robert6265.8 years
Willie5467.6 years
Charles4659.7 years
Thomas3669.7 years
George3663.7 years
Annie3378.8 years
Most common last names in Hephzibah, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams7769.1 years
Johnson4969.0 years
Jones4969.2 years
Smith4668.5 years
Wright3269.3 years
Brown3065.7 years
Jackson2471.7 years
Walker1975.0 years
Martin1965.6 years
James1976.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
Businesses in Hephzibah, GA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1Popeyes1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
GNC1Subway1
KFC1Taco Bell1
Little Caesars Pizza1UPS1

Hephzibah compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.

Hephzibah on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ethiopia (population 500+)"
  • #96 (30815) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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