Kings Bay Base, Georgia

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Population in 2010: 1,777. Population change since 2000: -31.6%
Males: 1,259  (70.9%)
Females: 518  (29.1%)
Median resident age:  21.4 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 31547, 31558.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,495 (it was $33,438 in 2000)
Kings Bay Base:

$42,495
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,733 (it was $12,609 in 2000)

Kings Bay Base CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Median gross rent in 2012: $988.

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  • White alone - 1,284 (72.3%)
  • Hispanic - 201 (11.3%)
  • Black alone - 188 (10.6%)
  • Two or more races - 67 (3.8%)
  • Asian alone - 22 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.5%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 5 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.06%)

Races in Kings Bay Base detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Kings Bay Base: 75.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (14.8%), Irish (14.1%), German (12.4%), United States (5.7%), English (5.5%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.05 square miles.

Population density: 868 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Kings Bay Base:

  • High school or higher: 99.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 16.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kings Bay Base CDP:

  • Never married: 53.4%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 1.2%

28 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.7%
Georgia:  9.5%
Kings Bay Base satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jacksonville, FL (33.6 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (731.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: St. Marys, GA (1.7 miles ), Kingsland, GA (2.5 miles ), Fernandina Beach, FL (3.4 miles ), Yulee, FL (3.4 miles ), Woodbine, GA (3.8 miles ), Black Hammock, FL (4.4 miles ), Hilliard, FL (4.8 miles ), Callahan, FL (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 30.80 N, Longitude: 81.56 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,185 (+315.8%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 658 (68.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 904

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Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (35%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (40%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (21%)
  • Construction laborers (15%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (13%)
  • Engineers (12%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (13%)
  • Child care workers (12%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)

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Average climate in Kings Bay Base, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Kings Bay Base-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 42.8 miles away from the Kings Bay Base place center injured 9 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 2/27/1984, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kings Bay Base-area historical earthquake activity is below Georgia state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 167.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 219.4 miles away from Kings Bay Base center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 146.8 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 440.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 177.5 miles away from Kings Bay Base 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 339.2 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 Camden County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Kings Bay Base:

  • SENIOR CARE CENTER - ST MARYS (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SAINT MARYS, GA)
  • ST MARYS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; SAINT MARYS, GA)
  • HOSPICE OF SOUTHEAST GEORGIA INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; KINGSLAND, GA)
  • AMELIA ISLAND CARE CENTER (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL)
  • BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER - NASSAU Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL)
  • AMELIA ISLAND DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL)
  • QUALITY HEALTH OF FERNANDINA BEACH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kings Bay Base:

  • College of Coastal Georgia (about 24 miles; Brunswick, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,447)
  • Jacksonville University (about 32 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 3,335)
  • Florida State College at Jacksonville (about 33 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 21,810)
  • University of North Florida (about 37 miles; Jacksonville, FL; FT enrollment: 13,870)
  • Flagler College-St Augustine (about 65 miles; Saint Augustine, FL; FT enrollment: 2,644)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 74 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • Saint Johns River State College (about 80 miles; Palatka, FL; FT enrollment: 4,698)

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Camden County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 50.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 28.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

20.2
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.1%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 56.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  93.3%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
1,060 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
1,109 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000

Kings Bay Base compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Kings Bay Base travel time to work - commute Kings Bay Base mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Kings Bay Base CDP (based on Camden County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.79%
Here: 30.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Catholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents49.2%27.9%10.2%2.9%1.7%
Congregations21.7%28.3%13.0%2.2%2.2%
NameEpiscopal ChurchLutheran ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.5%1.4%1.2%1.2%2.8%
Congregations4.3%2.2%4.3%4.3%17.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Camden County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Camden County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Camden County:

7.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

6.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Camden County:

28.5%
Georgia:

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

10.0%
State:

14.6%

11.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,744 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.29%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.40% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,412 average AGI)
Camden County:

0.40%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Duval County, FL  0.75% ($31,798 average AGI)
from Nassau County, FL  0.60% ($30,922)
from Glynn County, GA  0.53% ($29,789)


12.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,893 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.62%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.43% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,340 average AGI)
Camden County:

0.43%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Duval County, FL  0.90% ($31,590 average AGI)
to Nassau County, FL  0.76% ($31,386)
to Glynn County, GA  0.60% ($27,933)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kings Bay Base:

  • WWIO (1190 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ST. MARYS, GA; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCGA (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WOODBINE, GA; Owner: COX BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOJ (1010 AM; 10 kW; JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL)
  • WBWL (600 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL)
  • WGIG (1440 AM; 5 kW; BRUNSWICK, GA)
  • WSFN (790 AM; 3 kW; BRUNSWICK, GA)
  • WROS (1050 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: THE ROSE OF JACKSONVILLE)
  • WEWC (1160 AM; 5 kW; CALLAHAN, FL; Owner: CIRCLE BROADCASTING OF AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSVE (1280 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WILLIS & SONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kings Bay Base:

  • WSOL-FM (101.5 FM; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWRR (100.7 FM; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WKBX (106.3 FM; KINGSLAND, GA; Owner: RADIO KINGS BAY, INC.)
  • WECC-FM (89.3 FM; FOLKSTON, GA; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEJZ (96.1 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WWSN (103.3 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WPLA (93.3 FM; CALLAHAN, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKQL (96.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYNR (102.5 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQIK-FM (99.1 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFYV-FM (104.5 FM; ATLANTIC BEACH, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WMXQ (102.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFKS (97.9 FM; NEPTUNE BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WROO (107.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAPE-FM (95.1 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WNLE (91.7 FM; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: NASSAU BAPTIST MINISTRIES)
  • WJSJ (105.3 FM; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: TAMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJCT-FM (89.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WJCT, INC.)
  • WBGA (107.7 FM; DARIEN, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXMK (105.9 FM; DOCK JUNCTION, GA; Owner: GOLDEN ISLES BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Kings Bay Base:

  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: PAXSON JAX LICENSE, INC.)
  • WJWB (Channel 17; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJCT (Channel 7; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WJCT, INC.)
  • W09CF (Channel 9; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WAWS (Channel 30; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJEB-TV (Channel 59; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTEV-TV (Channel 47; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTLV (Channel 12; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • WJXX (Channel 25; ORANGE PARK, FL; Owner: GANNETT RIVER STATES PUBLISHING CORPORATION)
  • WJXT (Channel 4; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, FLORIDA, INC.)
  • WPXJ-LP (Channel 41; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W50CO (Channel 50; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W54CS (Channel 54; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBXJ-CA (Channel 10; JACKSONVILLE, ETC., FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WWRJ-LP (Channel 27; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)

Kings Bay Base on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Primary, secondary, and special education school teachers:"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Utilities"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military barracks, etc."
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Supervisors, construction and extraction workers"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other healthcare support occupations"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Music stores"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Accountants and auditors"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Health care"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
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