Homer, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 1,142 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +20.2%
Males: 583  (51.1%)
Females: 559  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  30.6 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30547.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,791 (it was $35,500 in 2000)
Homer:

$32,791
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,039 (it was $17,353 in 2000)

Homer town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $119,513 (it was $77,900 in 2000)
Homer:

$119,513
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $132,370; Detached houses: $146,861; Mobile homes: $45,789

Median gross rent in 2013: $568.

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  • Races in Homer, GA (2010)

    Homer races chart
    • 1,03190.4%White alone
    • 453.9%Black alone
    • 393.4%Hispanic
    • 181.6%Two or more races
    • 70.6%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Homer: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (11.0%), Irish (8.3%), German (7.5%), English (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 820 feet

Land area: 9.59 square miles.

Population density: 119 people per square mile   (very low).

Homer,GA real estate house value index trend

Homer, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Homer:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Homer town:

  • Never married: 35.4%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 6.0%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Homer, Georgia as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Homer to the number of sex offenders is 114 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,083 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $564 (0.5%)

Homer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (27.0 miles , pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (65.3 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (566.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Davis Academy, GA (2.4 miles ), Maysville, GA (2.5 miles ), Gillsville, GA (2.8 miles) , Commerce, GA (3.0 miles ), Raoul, GA (3.2 miles ), Alto, GA (3.2 miles ), Lula, GA (3.2 miles ), Baldwin, GA (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 22 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $193,600
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $202,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $125,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.33 N, Longitude: 83.50 W

Area code: 706

Homer household income distribution Homer home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +197 (+26.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Information (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Homer, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Homer-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/13/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Homer town center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.9 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Homer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 82% 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 66.2 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 122.0 miles away from Homer center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 104.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 268.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 225.0 miles away from Homer center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 217.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Banks County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Homer topographic map

Birthplace of: Lucas Turk - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Hospitals and medical centers near Homer:

  • CRYSTLE SPRINGS NSG HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • HILL HAVEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • BANKS-JACKSON-COMMERCE NC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • RESTORATION HEALTHCARE OF COMMERCE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • NORTHRIDGE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • OAKS AT SCENIC VIEW, THE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BALDWIN, GA)

Amtrak stations near Homer:

  • 19 miles: GAINESVILLE (104 SE 1ST AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: TOCCOA (47 N. ALEXANDER ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Homer:

  • Piedmont College (about 17 miles; Demorest, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,251)
  • Brenau University (about 19 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Lanier Technical College (about 22 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 2,435)
  • Athens Technical College (about 26 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Georgia (about 28 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • University of North Georgia (about 31 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 12,445)
  • Georgia Gwinnett College (about 38 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 7,993)

Public high school in Homer:

Public elementary/middle schools in Homer:

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Notable locations in Homer: Banks County Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 220 (A), Homer Volunteer Fire Department (B), Banks County Courthouse (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Homer: Homer Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Reservoir 30 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Holbrook Creek (A), Garrison Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Homer: Homer Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Banks County - Superior Court Clerk's Office (Jolly Street).

Banks 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 2012 was 45.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.1
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00285. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00285
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Homer and their reported violations in the past:

BANKS CO - MOUNTAIN CREEK (Population served: 6,453, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.7%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.7% for Black residents, 30.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.9%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Homer compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Homer (2011 data):

  • Northeast Georgia Bank: Homer Branch at 185 Oak Street, branch established on 2005/10/03. Info updated 2009/03/09: Bank assets: $417.3 mil, Deposits: $375.1 mil, headquarters in Lavonia, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Security Bankshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Homer Branch at 7041 U.S. Highway 441, branch established on 1974/12/28. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (71%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Homer town (based on Banks County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,88324
Mainline Protestant7265
Other41
None7,782-
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 supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Banks County:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

10.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Banks County:

29.1%
Georgia:

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

15.3%
State:

14.6%
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
Financial Administration 2$4,208$25,2480$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,252$25,5121$1,439
Totals for Government 4$8,460$25,3801$1,439

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $225,000 ($197.02)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $108,000 ($94.57)
    Water Utilities: $84,000 ($73.56)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($49.04)
    General - Other: $40,000 ($35.03)
    Regular Highways: $40,000 ($35.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($33.27)
    Libraries: $23,000 ($20.14)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($6.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($7.01)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($2.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $119,000 ($104.20)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $37,000 ($32.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($27.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $224,000 ($196.15)
    All Other: $53,000 ($46.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($27.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($49.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $53,000 ($46.41)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $37,000 ($32.40)
    Other Selective Sales: $35,000 ($30.65)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $20,000 ($17.51)
    NEC: $10,000 ($8.76)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $683,000 ($598.07)

8.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,849 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.26%
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 Habersham County, GA  1.61% ($24,753 average AGI)
from Jackson County, GA  1.59% ($27,477)
from Hall County, GA  1.16% ($38,781)


9.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,706 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.58%
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 Jackson County, GA  2.10% ($30,280 average AGI)
to Habersham County, GA  2.00% ($28,018)
to Hall County, GA  1.18% ($28,712)

Strongest AM radio stations in Homer:

  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WJJC (1270 AM; 5 kW; COMMERCE, GA; Owner: BANKS-JACKSON BROADCASTING)
  • WLBA (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WBKZ (880 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JEFFERSON, GA; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WLET (1420 AM; 5 kW; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WRFC (960 AM; 5 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Homer:

  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPPR (88.3 FM; DEMOREST, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCX (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BRENAU COLLEGE)
  • WRAF (90.9 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WAZX-FM (101.9 FM; CLEVELAND, GA; Owner: WAZX-FM, INC)
  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPUP (103.7 FM; ROYSTON, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC.)
  • WMJE (102.9 FM; CLARKESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWEV-FM (91.5 FM; CUMMING, GA; Owner: CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION)
  • WHEL (105.1 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTFH (89.9 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Homer:

  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WNEG-TV (Channel 32; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • Homer, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count23
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents35
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:10
  • Fatalities26
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents58
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count106
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents163
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons29
  • Fatalities115
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents278
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents16
See more detailed statistics of Homer fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 35m115ftTotal length
  • $312,000Total costs
  • 13,030Total average daily traffic
  • 439Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,545Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 155 Yonah Homer Rd (Lat: 34.333722 Lon: -83.500444), Call Sign: WNQE807, Licensee ID: L00011960
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/23/1999, Expiration Date: 09/08/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2004
    Registrant: State Of Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30316-0055, Phone: (304) 677-2255
  • Us 441 1 1/2 Mi S (Lat: 34.296222 Lon: -83.497667), Call Sign: KII546, Licensee ID: L00011952
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.360 MHz, 159.390 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/14/1998, Expiration Date: 08/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2002
    Registrant: State Of Georgia, 200 Piedmont Ave 1402 West, Atlanta, GA 30334-9010, Phone: (404) 656-2042
  • Banks County Jail (Lat: 34.333722 Lon: -83.500444), Call Sign: KBY353
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.905 MHz, 154.935 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.520 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/10/2004, Expiration Date: 10/19/2014
    Registrant: Banks County E911, 144 Yonah Homer Rd, Homer, GA 30547, Phone: (706) 677-3163, Fax: (706) 677-3130, Email:
  • Lat: 34.336778 Lon: -83.504889, Call Sign: WQBG236
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.525 MHz, 457.550 MHz, 457.575 MHz, 457.600 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/30/2004, Expiration Date: 09/30/2014, Certifier: Tammy Brand
    Registrant: Lao 20416204, 102 E Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 337-9630, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • Lat: 34.349167 Lon: -83.426667, Call Sign: WQCB879
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.655 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/26/2005, Expiration Date: 01/26/2015, Certifier: Alexander Popov
    Registrant: Fox Ridge Communications Inc., 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-7991, Fax: (717) 334-5656, Email:
  • 557 Thompson St (Lat: 34.313694 Lon: -83.472083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WQFQ331
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/07/2006, Expiration Date: 09/07/2016, Certifier: Charles Bryant
    Registrant: State Of Georgia, 47 Trinity Ave Sw 1st Flr, Atlanta, GA 30334, Phone: (404) 656-2042, Fax: (404) 657-0320, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • COMMERCE OUTLET, 363 Dodds Rd (Lat: 34.270111 Lon: -83.442111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76 m, Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WPVU952
    Assigned Frequencies: 6165.10 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 10617.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/16/2012, Expiration Date: 08/26/2022, Certifier: Richard A Craig
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • HOLLINGSWORTH, Shady Grove Road (Lat: 34.404611 Lon: -83.482278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.3 m, Call Sign: WQQC556
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/25/2012, Expiration Date: 10/25/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Homer)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: HUNTER J/HELVEY W LEZA LOCKWOOD AIR CM (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 123BP , Serial Number: AC-011, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 1435 Scales Creek Rd, Homer, GA 30547
  • Aircraft: KIMBALL JAMES PITTS 12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 360KC , Serial Number: 002, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 03/24/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Keith Campbell, 1435 Scales Creek Rd, Homer, GA 30547
  • Aircraft: CAMPBELL KEITH M12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VENDENYEV M14P (350 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 413KC , Serial Number: 296, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 06/22/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Keith M Campbell, 1435 Scales Creek Rd, Homer, GA 30547
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 310N (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 167 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4169Q , Serial Number: 310N-0069, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/15/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Dock C Sisk, Po Box 308, Homer, GA 30547
  • Aircraft: CESSNA AIRCRAFT CO LC41-550FG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-C (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89KC , Serial Number: 411123, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 01/09/2009
    Registrant (Corporation): Kaycee Air LLC, 1435 Scales Creek Rd, Homer, GA 30547

Most common first names in Homer, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2565.9 years
John2071.5 years
William2070.5 years
Mary1078.9 years
George1075.3 years
Roy1073.9 years
Ruby984.3 years
Charles759.6 years
Thomas674.3 years
Robert673.1 years
Most common last names in Homer, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Chambers1577.9 years
Brown1565.6 years
Caudell1271.9 years
Martin1268.6 years
Dalton1172.5 years
Hill1182.3 years
Mason1182.8 years
Pruitt1080.2 years
Payne1081.5 years
Smith869.9 years

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