Ila, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 340 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.7%
 
Males: 190  (56.1%)
Females: 150  (43.9%)
Median resident age:  33.1 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 30633.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,174 (it was $41,250 in 2000)
Ila:

$46,174
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,441 (it was $16,890 in 2000)

Ila city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,344 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Ila:

$116,344
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $117,258; Detached houses: $129,870; Mobile homes: $55,300

Median gross rent in 2016: $832.

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  • Races in Ila, GA (2010)

    Ila races chart
    • 30690.8%White alone
    • 144.2%Black alone
    • 123.6%Two or more races
    • 51.5%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ila: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (7.5%), Irish (7.5%), European (6.7%), American (6.3%), Polish (2.8%), Portuguese (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 815 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 418 people per square mile   (low).

Ila,GA real estate house value index trend

Ila, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Ila:

  • High school or higher: 70.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ila city:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Georgia:

7.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,700 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $814 (0.8%)

Ila satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (16.0 miles , pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (69.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (581.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Danielsville, GA (2.4 miles ), Sandy Cross, GA (2.8 miles ), Broad River, GA (3.0 miles ), Nicholson, GA (3.0 miles ), Commerce, GA (3.1 miles ), Davis Academy, GA (3.2 miles ), Colbert, GA (3.2 miles ), Hull, GA (3.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000

Latitude: 34.17 N, Longitude: 83.29 W

Area code: 706

Ila household income distribution Ila home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+9.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (23%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Ila, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ila-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 25% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the Ila city center killed one person and injured 65 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.9 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ila-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 50.6 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 135.3 miles away from Ila center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 118.6 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 281.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 201.7 miles away from Ila 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 233.9 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 Madison County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ila topographic map

Birthplace of: Ben Bridges - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Ila:

  • NORTHRIDGE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • BANKS-JACKSON-COMMERCE NC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • RESTORATION HEALTHCARE OF COMMERCE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • CRYSTLE SPRINGS NSG HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • HILL HAVEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • COBB HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; COMER, GA)
  • COMER HEALTH CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; COMER, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ila:

  • Athens Technical College (about 13 miles; Athens, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Georgia (about 16 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Piedmont College (about 31 miles; Demorest, GA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Brenau University (about 32 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Lanier Technical College (about 33 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 2,435)
  • Georgia Gwinnett College (about 43 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 7,993)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 44 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)

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Notable locations in Ila: Madison County Emergency Medical Services Station 3 (A), Ila Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Madison 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 57.5. This is better than average.

City:

57.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.68
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 29.5%
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  1.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.0
Georgia average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Ila city (based on Madison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,68138
Mainline Protestant1,4697
Black Protestant1841
Other11
None15,785-
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: 3
Madison County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Madison County:

5.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

26.8%
Georgia:

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

16.1%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

40.6%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ila:

41.9%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Ila:

28.1
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

41.2%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.2%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

5.3
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Ila:

15.4%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Ila:

34.0%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Ila:

81.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ila, 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 0$0 1$2,060
Totals for Government 0$0 1$2,060

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $45,000 ($132.35)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($50.00)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($35.29)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($35.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($35.29)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($14.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($5.88)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($2.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $29,000 ($85.29)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($17.65)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,000 ($44.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($35.29)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $38,000 ($111.76)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($20.59)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($2.94)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($64.71)
  • Tax - Property: $20,000 ($58.82)
    Public Utilities: $13,000 ($38.24)
    Other Selective Sales: $12,000 ($35.29)
    NEC: $2,000 ($5.88)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($338.24)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $112,000 ($329.41)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($8.82)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $218,000 ($641.18)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,000 ($32.35)

8.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,731 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.21%
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 Clarke County, GA  2.77% ($27,540 average AGI)
from Jackson County, GA  0.93% ($27,920)
from Oglethorpe County, GA  0.48% ($23,848)


9.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,676 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.34%
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 Clarke County, GA  2.62% ($22,730 average AGI)
to Jackson County, GA  0.82% ($27,291)
to Oglethorpe County, GA  0.48% ($25,413)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ila:

  • WJJC (1270 AM; 5 kW; COMMERCE, GA; Owner: BANKS-JACKSON BROADCASTING)
  • WBKZ (880 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JEFFERSON, GA; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WRFC (960 AM; 5 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WLBA (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • 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 Ila:

  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPUP (103.7 FM; ROYSTON, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC.)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGMG (102.1 FM; CRAWFORD, GA; Owner: NEW BROADCAST INVESTMENT PROPERTIES, INC)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUGA (91.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WRAF (90.9 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WPPR (88.3 FM; DEMOREST, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WMSL (88.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: PRINCE AVENUE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WBCX (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BRENAU COLLEGE)
  • WWRK-FM (92.1 FM; ELBERTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ELBERTON, INC.)
  • WUOG (90.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA)
  • W250AC (97.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

TV broadcast stations around Ila:

  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W42AO (Channel 42; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMUNITY TV)

Ila fatal accident list:

Aug 17, 2010 08:29 AM, Sr-106, Lat: 34.20821, Lon: -83.28296, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 2006 11:32 AM, Sr-98, Lat: 34.17304, Lon: -83.29394, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 28, 1993 10:43 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 28, 1976 01:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 28, 1975 01:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 8,500Total average daily traffic
  • 84Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,750Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 902 Jot-Em-Down Road (82969) (Lat: 34.194222 Lon: -83.333639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: KNKA534
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2006, Expiration Date: 10/01/2016, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • John D Smith, Hwy 106 5 Mi North (Lat: 34.214722 Lon: -83.210556), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 56.4 m, Registrant: 7068864406, , 6013 OLD LIBERTY HILL RD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Ila Elem Schl 1/4 Mi Hwy 98 (Lat: 34.174833 Lon: -83.292667), Call Sign: KYD917
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.1200 MHzGrant Date: 02/16/2000, Expiration Date: 04/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2005Registrant: County Of Madison, Danielsville, GA 30633, Phone: (404) 795-2174

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Rte 1 Black Creek Church Rd (Lat: 34.196472 Lon: -83.307361), Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WPJF783
    Assigned Frequencies: 2183.20 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2001, Expiration Date: 07/02/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2003Registrant: Phone: (770) 938-7636

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: W4AO, Previous Call Sign: W4LSW, Licensee ID: L00875394, Grant Date: 07/21/2007, Expiration Date: 08/07/2017, Registrant: Lloyd S Westbrook Jr, Ila, GA 30647
  • Call Sign: WB4HXF, Licensee ID: L01248608, Grant Date: 02/21/2007, Expiration Date: 05/15/2017, Certifier: James R Ashworth, Registrant: James R Ashworth, Ila, GA 30647
  • Call Sign: KI4LGS, Licensee ID: L01049312, Grant Date: 02/03/2016, Expiration Date: 02/03/2026, Certifier: Charles M Jenkins, Registrant: Charles M Jenkins, Ila, GA 30647

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Utility gas (30%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Ila compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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