Irwinville, Georgia

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Population in July 2007: 2,435.
Males: 1,211  (49.8%)
Females: 1,224  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  35.3 years
Georgia median age:  33.4 years

Zip code: 31783

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,996 (it was $35,098 in 2000)
Irwinville:

$45,996
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,667 (it was $17,876 in 2000)

Irwinville CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $88,114 (it was $54,300 in 2000)
Irwinville:

$88,114
GA:

$141,600
  • Races in Irwinville, GA (2000)

    Irwinville races chart
    • 2,33395.9%White alone
    • 471.9%Hispanic
    • 451.8%Black alone
    • 50.2%Two or more races
    • 10.04%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Irwinville: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 334 feet

Land area: 118.4 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Irwinville, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Irwinville:

  • High school or higher: 73.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Irwinville CCD:

  • Never married: 15.7%
  • Now married: 67.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Irwinville CCD:  0.8% ($458)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Irwinville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (44.6 miles , pop. 76,939).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (139.2 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (723.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Fitzgerald, GA (3.2 miles ), Ocilla, GA (3.2 miles ), Chula, GA (3.3 miles ), Little House Creek, GA (3.3 miles ), Rebecca, GA (3.3 miles ), Brookfield, GA (3.5 miles ), Sycamore, GA (3.6 miles ), Ashburn, GA (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 31.66 N, Longitude: 83.41 W

Area code: 229

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

10.7%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (8%)
  • Transportation equipment (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (7%)
  • Truck transportation (7%)
  • Wood products (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (6%)
  • Apparel (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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

Average climate in Irwinville, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Irwinville-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the Irwinville place center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 tornado 23.7 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Irwinville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 162.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 230.8 miles away from Irwinville 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 234.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 421.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 209.5 miles away from Irwinville 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 254.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Irwin County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Irwinville:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FITZGERALD, GA)
  • DORMINY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; FITZGERALD, GA)
  • BLUE-GRAY COMMUNITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; FITZGERALD, GA)
  • PALEMON GASKINS MEMORIAL NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OCILLA, GA)
  • US RENAL CARE FITZGERALD DIALYSIS, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; FITZGERALD, GA)
  • OSCEOLA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OCILLA, GA)
  • IRWIN COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; OCILLA, GA)

Airports located in Irwinville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Irwinville:

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 14 miles; Tifton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,564)
  • South Georgia State College (about 35 miles; Douglas, GA; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Albany State University (about 44 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Albany Technical College (about 46 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Darton State College (about 48 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 54 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 55 miles; Americus, GA; FT enrollment: 2,689)

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Notable locations in Irwinville: Irwinville Volunteer Fire Department (A), Waterloo Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Irwinville include: Friendship Church (A), Waterloo Missionary Baptist Church (B), United Pentecostal Church (C), Living Waters Tabernacle (D), Arp Missionary Baptist Church (E), Macedonia Church (F), New Prospect Church (G), Eureka Church (H), Springfield Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Arp Cemetery (1), Big Creek Cemetery (2), Coleman Cemetery (3), Eureka Cemetery (4), Friendship Cemetery (5), Irwinville Cemetery (6), Macedonia Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Log Pond (A), Log Lake (B), Crystal Lake (C), Boykin Ponds (D), Bone Lake (E), Dark Lake (F), Little Joe Lake (G), Lower Reedy Branch Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Willis Creek (A), Big Creek (B), Hobby Creek (C), Hat Creek (D), Sand Creek (E), Factory Creek (F), Deep Creek (G), Cypress Creek (H), Boggy Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Irwinville: Jefferson Davis Memorial State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Irwin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.0%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

11.0%
Whole state:

13.0%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.1%

Irwinville compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Georgia average:

13.3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32%)
  • No fuel used (5%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Irwinville CCD (based on Irwin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,37514
Black Protestant5564
Mainline Protestant3562
Other1-
None5,250-
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: 2
Irwin County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Irwin County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Irwin County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Irwin County:

30.6%
Georgia:

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

16.1%
State:

14.6%

9.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($19,028 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.47%
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 Ben Hill County, GA  2.51% ($21,289 average AGI)
from Tift County, GA  1.65% ($20,220)
from Coffee County, GA  0.59% ($17,722)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
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 Ben Hill County, GA  2.51% ($20,747 average AGI)
to Tift County, GA  1.04% ($25,452)
to Coffee County, GA  0.54% ($19,688)

Strongest AM radio stations in Irwinville:

  • WBHB (1240 AM; 1 kW; FITZGERALD, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTIF (1340 AM; 1 kW; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOKA (1310 AM; 4 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WMTM (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Irwinville:

  • WKAA (97.7 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WKZZ (92.5 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WOBB (100.3 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRDO (96.9 FM; FITZGERALD, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WLPF (98.5 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WAEF (90.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WFFM (105.7 FM; ASHBURN, GA; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WABR (91.1 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMM, COMMISSION)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; NASHVILLE, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTIF-FM (107.5 FM; OMEGA, GA; Owner: OMEGA BROADCASTING CORP)

TV broadcast stations around Irwinville:

  • W33BX (Channel 33; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W12DA (Channel 12; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV, INC.)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WVAG (Channel 44; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: HUTCHENS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSST-TV (Channel 55; CORDELE, GA; Owner: SUNBELT-SOUTH TELECOMMUNICATIONS LTD)
  • W51AR (Channel 51; TIFTON, GA; Owner: NORTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH)
Irwinville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Irwinville fatal accident list:

Dec 22, 1988 09:30 PM, 152, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • (Irwinville Site) 1305 Pinetta Road (Lat: 31.635472 Lon: -83.377111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 123.4 m, Overall height: 125 m, Call Sign: KNKN777
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • MARK C BARINOWSKI, Pinetta Road (Lat: 31.635472 Lon: -83.377111), Type: 125.0, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 7067331286, , 3213 HUXLEY DR
  • MARK C BARINOWSKI, Pinetta Road (Lat: 31.635472 Lon: -83.377111), Type: 125.0, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 7067331286, , 3213 HUXLEY DR
  • CLARENCE T BARINOWSKI, Pinetta Road (Lat: 31.635472 Lon: -83.377111), Type: 125.0, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 7063099670, Ctbarinowski@comcast.Net, 2278 WORTHAM LANE
  • 6.5 Mi Nne (Lat: 31.754444 Lon: -83.359167), Type: 125.0, Overall height: 125 m
    Registrant: 9186610175

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 6.5 Mi Nne (Lat: 31.754083 Lon: -83.359333), Call Sign: KJM976
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7600 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/08/1997, Expiration Date: 10/01/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003
    Registrant: Dixie Pipeline Company, Bartlesville, OK 74005, Phone: (404) 396-2994
  • 6.5 Mi Nne (Lat: 31.754444 Lon: -83.359167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 125 m, Call Sign: WPXE412
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7600 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/17/2023, Certifier: Gary N Gompf
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Various Locations (Lat: 31.686000 Lon: -83.384583), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNM582
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/21/2008, Expiration Date: 05/07/2018
    Registrant: Hastys Communications & Electronics, 1515 Rebel Road, Tifton, GA 31793, Phone: (912) 382-3913

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KG4JAF, Licensee ID: L00276804
    Grant Date: 08/15/2000, Expiration Date: 08/15/2010, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2012, Certifier: Tracey L Standridge
    Registrant: Tracey L Standridge, Irwinville, GA 31760

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