Ideal, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 450 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.1%
 
Males: 225  (50.1%)
Females: 225  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

55.2 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 31041, 31068.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $26,292 (it was $16,538 in 2000)
Ideal:

$26,292
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,602 (it was $9,712 in 2000)

Ideal city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $50,443 (it was $32,100 in 2000)
Ideal:

$50,443
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $106,081; detached houses: $119,806; townhouses or other attached units: $200,704; mobile homes: $45,601

Median gross rent in 2017: $680.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ideal: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.7%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ideal, GA (2010)
    • 33066.1%Black alone
    • 14729.5%White alone
    • 112.2%Two or more races
    • 51.0%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Asian alone
    • 20.4%Other race alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Ideal, Georgia as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ideal is 147 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Georgia average:

3.94
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Ancestries: American (7.0%), Irish (2.8%), Scottish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 1.17 square miles.

Population density: 386 people per square mile   (very low).

Ideal, Georgia map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $905 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $524 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (44.6 miles , pop. 185,781).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (96.7 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (682.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Oglethorpe, GA (3.0 miles ),
Montezuma, GA (3.3 miles ),
Rupert, GA (3.4 miles ),
Ellaville, GA (3.4 miles ),
Andersonville, GA (3.5 miles ),
Butler, GA (3.6 miles ),
Reynolds, GA (3.7 miles ),
Marshallville, GA (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 32.37 N, Longitude: 84.19 W

Area code: 478

Distribution of median household income in Ideal, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ideal, GA in 2017
Ideal satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Georgia:

3.7%
Most common industries in Ideal, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (20.8%)
  • Public administration (10.8%)
  • Food (7.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.9%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (22.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (17.0%)
  • Construction (17.0%)
  • Food (9.4%)
  • Truck transportation (5.7%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Professional & commercial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (31.2%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (6.5%)
  • Food (6.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Jewelry, luggage, leather goods stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Ideal, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.2%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (20.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.5%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (7.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (10.4%)
  • Registered nurses (9.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.2%)

Average climate in Ideal, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Ideal-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/13/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Ideal city center killed 5 people and injured 75 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.8 miles away from the city center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ideal-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 84% 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 143.0 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 168.6 miles away from Ideal 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 200.9 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 191.9 miles away from Ideal center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 237.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 238.3 miles away from Ideal 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 Macon County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ideal topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Ideal:

  • IDEAL ICF (PO BOX 120)
  • MIONA GERIATRIC AND DEMENTIA CENTER (201 POPLAR STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Ideal:

  • MONTEZUMA NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • FLINT RIVER HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • MONTEZUMA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • TAYLOR COUNTY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BUTLER, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ideal:

  • Fort Valley State University (about 21 miles; Fort Valley, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,200)
  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 22 miles; Americus, GA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 33 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 41 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • Mercer University (about 45 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Columbus State University (about 45 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 6,876)
  • Gordon State College (about 47 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,336)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ideal: Ideal City Hall (A), Ideal Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Sand Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Macon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.5%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

87 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
94 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Ideal:

Marital status in Ideal, GA
  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 30.9%
  • Separated: 7.1%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 18.8%

For population 25 years and over in Ideal:

  • High school or higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Georgia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ideal, GA (based on Macon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,58518
Black Protestant1,92711
Mainline Protestant6248
Other2221
Catholic2101
None9,172-
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: 7
Macon County:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Macon County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Macon County:

3.71 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

13.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Macon County:

33.1%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Macon County:

16.1%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ideal:

49.0%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.8%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.0
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.8%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.3%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ideal:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Here:

38.0%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

50.9%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Ideal:

79.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ideal, 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
Police - Other 2$360$2,1600$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,657$31,8842$1,373
Water Supply 1$2,657$31,8841$797
Financial Administration 1$1,063$12,7560$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$6,737$16,1693$2,170

Ideal government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $51,000 ($113.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $39,000 ($86.67)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($57.78)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($15.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($28.89)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($20.00)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,000 ($64.44)

Ideal government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($77.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $51,000 ($113.33)
    Other: $42,000 ($93.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $8,000 ($17.78)
    Royalties: $1,000 ($2.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $259,000 ($575.56)
  • Tax - Property: $62,000 ($137.78)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $23,000 ($51.11)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $10,000 ($22.22)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($4.44)

Ideal government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,000 ($722.22)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $304,000 ($675.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,000 ($46.67)

Ideal government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,000 ($93.33)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,000 ($60.00)

6.37% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($28,757 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.37%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Houston County, GA  1.62% ($32,787 average AGI)
to Peach County, GA  0.53% ($17,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ideal:

  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPGA (980 AM; 5 kW; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ideal:

  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WEAM-FM (100.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, GA; Owner: DAVIS BROADCASTING INC., OF COLUMBUS)
  • WIBB-FM (97.9 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WISK-FM (98.7 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: SUMTER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJTG (91.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: JOY PUBLIC B/CNG CORP)
  • WPGA-FM (100.9 FM; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ideal:

  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WACS-TV (Channel 25; DAWSON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WLTZ (Channel 38; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: LEWIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTX (Channel 54; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Ideal fatal accident list:

Sep 14, 2001 05:24 PM, Sr-90, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Feb 15, 1979 09:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 4, 1979 11:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 26.3mTotal length
  • $39,101,000Total costs
  • 5,111Total average daily traffic
  • 378Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,060Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ideal, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ideal, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MACGA0216 (End Site), Old Ideal Road (Ideal) (Lat: 32.362278 Lon: -84.159056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 92.6 m, Call Sign: WQPK367,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/12/2022, Certifier: Jeffrey R Strenkowski, Registrant: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, 1111 Pennsylvania Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 373-6039, Fax: (202) 739-3001, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KE4SI, Licensee ID: L00216156, Grant Date: 12/01/2000, Expiration Date: 02/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/27/2013, Certifier: Robert S Johnson, Registrant: Robert S Johnson, 101 Anderson St, Ideal, GA 31041
  • Call Sign: KF4CKX, Licensee ID: L01148637, Grant Date: 05/12/2018, Expiration Date: 05/12/2028, Registrant: David H Bonner, 202 Gordon Street, Ideal, GA 31041
  • Call Sign: W7THF, Previous Call Sign: WB8THF, Licensee ID: L00726938, Grant Date: 06/10/1999, Expiration Date: 06/10/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/11/2011, Registrant: Hamilton W Lord, Box 5, Ideal, GA 31041
  • Call Sign: KJ4MYT, Licensee ID: L01499805, Grant Date: 04/04/2019, Expiration Date: 06/18/2029, Certifier: G Mack Bentley, Registrant: G Mack Bentley, Ideal, GA 31041
  • Call Sign: KK4EEX, Licensee ID: L01662104, Grant Date: 09/19/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021, Certifier: Laverne F Bentley, Registrant: Laverne F Bentley, Ideal, GA 31041
  • Call Sign: KK4EFG, Licensee ID: L01662112, Grant Date: 09/19/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021, Certifier: Andy G Schneider, Registrant: Andy G Schneider, Ideal, GA 31041
  • Call Sign: KK4RQH, Licensee ID: L01792999, Grant Date: 06/03/2013, Expiration Date: 06/03/2023, Certifier: William J Weaver, Registrant: William J Weaver, 1156 Plantation Rd, Ideal, GA 31041

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 442W , Serial Number: E-2356, Year manufactured: 1987, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/1987, Certificate Issue Date: 06/19/2012
    Registrant (Individual): John G Simmons, 131 Simmons Kendrick Rd, Ideal, GA 31041

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 6. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 14 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Ideal, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (50.0%), and Structure Fires (40.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ideal, GA
    • 5550.0%Outside Fires
    • 4540.9%Structure Fires
    • 109.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ideal, GA
Most common first names in Ideal, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2179.4 years
Willie1673.3 years
Charlie1373.6 years
John1276.3 years
William1274.5 years
James1274.7 years
Henry1072.4 years
Annie974.6 years
Robert972.3 years
Jessie883.5 years
Most common last names in Ideal, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1571.3 years
Turner1071.8 years
Smith1078.5 years
Raines975.3 years
Nelson972.5 years
Cromer873.9 years
Layfield875.1 years
Jones780.0 years
Duncan774.3 years
Tookes769.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ideal, GA
  • 64.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 30.9%Electricity
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 1.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ideal, GA
  • 58.2%Electricity
  • 30.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.9%Utility gas


Ideal 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.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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