For population 25 years and over in Keysville:
For population 15 years and over in Keysville town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $900 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (18.3 miles , pop. 195,182).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (130.4 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (610.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Blythe, GA (2.1 miles ), Hephzibah, GA (3.0 miles ), Wrens, GA (3.0 miles ), Fort Gordon, GA (3.6 miles ), Harlem, GA (3.7 miles ), Stapleton, GA (3.7 miles ), Vidette, GA (3.7 miles) , Gracewood, GA (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 33.24 N, Longitude: 82.23 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
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Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -165 (-47.8%).
Average climate in Keysville, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Keysville-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/13/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Keysville town center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.9 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Keysville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 83% 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 46.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.5 miles away from Keysville center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.9 miles away from Keysville center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Burke County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Marcus Washington - College football player (Georgia Bulldogs).
Hospitals/medical centers near Keysville:
Operable nuclear power plant near Keysville:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00523. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.9%
(28.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.4% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
60 people in other group homes in 2000
Keysville compared to Georgia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Keysville (based on Burke County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.28%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
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Keysville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,921 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,010 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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