Kite, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 229 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.0%
 
Males: 99  (43.4%)
Females: 130  (56.6%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
Georgia median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 31049.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $35,715 (it was $21,563 in 2000)
Kite:

$35,715
GA:

$51,244

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $12,823 (it was $16,261 in 2000)

Kite town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $52,813 (it was $42,400 in 2000)
Kite:

$52,813
GA:

$159,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $108,298; Detached houses: $127,507; Mobile homes: $50,826

Median gross rent in 2015: $524.

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  • Races in Kite, GA (2010)

    Kite races chart
    • 21087.1%White alone
    • 177.1%Hispanic
    • 104.1%Black alone
    • 20.8%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Asian alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kite: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (26.8%), European (22.8%), Italian (9.4%), American (8.1%), German (6.7%), English (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 256 feet

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 285 people per square mile   (very low).

Kite,GA real estate house value index trend

Kite, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Kite:

  • High school or higher: 63.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kite town:

  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 19.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Kite, Georgia as of June 25, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Kite to the number of sex offenders is 47 to 1.


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

Kite town:  0.7% ($303)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Kite satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (58.7 miles , pop. 195,182).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (131.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (650.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Adrian, GA (3.4 miles ), Wrightsville, GA (3.5 miles ), Swainsboro, GA (3.6 miles ), Norristown, GA (3.6 miles) , Bartow, GA (3.7 miles ), Wadley, GA (3.7 miles ), Summertown, GA (3.8 miles) , Harrison, GA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 32.69 N, Longitude: 82.52 W

Area code: 478

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

6.9%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -45 (-15.7%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Construction (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Public administration (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (42%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2%)
  • Production occupations (2%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Kite, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kite-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/13/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the Kite town center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/11/2008, a category F3 tornado 24.6 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Kite-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 85% 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 81.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 138.6 miles away from Kite 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 218.4 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 141.6 miles away from the city 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 151.7 miles away from Kite center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 230.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Johnson County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kite topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kite:

  • EMANUEL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SWAINSBORO, GA)
  • EMANUEL COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SWAINSBORO, GA)
  • SCOTT HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ADRIAN, GA)
  • WRIGHTSVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; WRIGHTSVILLE, GA)
  • WRIGHTSVILLE MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WRIGHTSVILLE, GA)
  • WRIGHTSVILLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WRIGHTSVILLE, GA)
  • UNITED HOSPICE INC- SWAINSBORO (Hospital, about 14 miles away; SWAINSBORO, GA)

airports located in Kite:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kite:

  • East Georgia State College (about 14 miles; Swainsboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,345)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 47 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 50 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Georgia College and State University (about 50 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,271)
  • Augusta Technical College (about 58 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,494)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 62 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 6,862)
  • Mercer University (about 67 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)

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Notable location: Kite Community Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Johnson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 23.8%
(26.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.5%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Georgia average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kite town (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,39926
Black Protestant6596
Mainline Protestant3698
Catholic--
None5,553-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 3
Johnson County:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

32.2%
Georgia:

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

13.3%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.8%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.5%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Kite:

28.2
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kite:

15.7%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Kite:

14.0%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Kite:

28.6%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

50.6%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kite, 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 4$1,072
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$531
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$133
Water Supply 0$0 1$886
Totals for Government 0$0 7$2,622

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($48.03)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $27,000 ($117.90)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($82.97)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($78.60)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($39.30)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($26.20)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($26.20)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($4.37)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($4.37)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($4.37)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $6,000 ($26.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $3,000 ($13.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $14,000 ($61.14)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,000 ($61.14)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $18,000 ($78.60)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($4.37)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($87.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $12,000 ($52.40)
  • Tax - Property: $12,000 ($52.40)
    Other Selective Sales: $9,000 ($39.30)
    Public Utilities: $7,000 ($30.57)
    NEC: $6,000 ($26.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $85,000 ($371.18)

5.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,263 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.37%
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 Laurens County, GA  1.90% ($24,936 average AGI)
from Emanuel County, GA  0.65% ($19,500)
from Washington County, GA  0.65% ($12,125)


5.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,531 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
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 Laurens County, GA  1.54% ($24,632 average AGI)
to Emanuel County, GA  0.69% ($20,118)
to Washington County, GA  0.53% ($19,308)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kite:

  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJAT (800 AM; 1 kW; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXRS (1590 AM; 3 kW; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLT (1330 AM; 5 kW; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kite:

  • WQZY (95.9 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WELT (98.1 FM; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXRS-FM (100.5 FM; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDBN (107.5 FM; WRIGHTSVILLE, GA; Owner: D/B/A DOWDY PARTNERS)
  • WAKB (96.9 FM; WRENS, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WKKZ (92.7 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: KIRBY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPEH-FM (92.1 FM; LOUISVILLE, GA; Owner: PEACH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKTM (106.1 FM; SOPERTON, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Kite:

  • WCES-TV (Channel 20; WRENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Kite fatal accident list:

May 12, 2010 09:43 AM, Sr-78, Cr-113, Lat: 32.80012, Lon: -82.53260, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 29, 1985 09:30 AM, 57, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • John M Dowdy, 4.3 Km West Of Kite On Ga Route 151 (Lat: 32.678333 Lon: -82.557222), Type: 317.2, Overall height: 317.2 m, Registrant: 2288965500
  • WILLIAM A CULPEPPER, 4.3 Km West Of Kite On Georgia Route 151, Kite, Georgia (Lat: 32.678500 Lon: -82.557083), Type: 317.0, Overall height: 316 m, Registrant: 2288960421, Morgan@kicker108.Com
  • LUKE T DONOHUE, Off Fortner Pond Road (Lat: 32.699583 Lon: -82.522972), Type: 128.0, Structure height: 13167 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 7706672040, Dina.Bazzill@eca-Usa.Com, 1375 UNION INDUSTRIAL COURT Suite- A
  • Luke T Donohue, Off Fortner Pond Road (Lat: 32.699583 Lon: -82.522972), Type: 128.0, Structure height: 13167 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 7706672040, Dina.Bazzill@eca-Usa.Com, 1375 UNION INDUSTRIAL COURT Suite- A
  • Dina M Bazzill, Off Fortner Pond Road (Lat: 32.699583 Lon: -82.522972), Type: 128.0, Structure height: 13167 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 7706672040, Dina.Bazzill@eca-Usa.Com, 1375 UNION INDUSTRIAL COURT Suite- A
  • 4.3kw West Of Kite On Ga Route 151 (Lat: 32.678333 Lon: -82.555833), Type: 317.0, Overall height: 317 m, Registrant: 8003889762, , 11737 KLINE ROAD
  • 4.3km West Of Kite On Ga Route 151 (Lat: 32.678611 Lon: -82.556944), Type: 318.5, Overall height: 318.5 m, Registrant: 8003889762, , 11737 KLINE RD.

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K4ICW, Licensee ID: L01169643, Grant Date: 07/07/2006, Expiration Date: 07/15/2016, Registrant: Glenn Watkins, Kite, GA 31049
  • Call Sign: KD4GCQ, Licensee ID: L00366011, Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/22/2021, Registrant: Michael L Tanner, 11 Faith Tabernacle Rd, Kite, GA 31049
  • Call Sign: WB4GFF, Licensee ID: L01165201, Grant Date: 06/21/2006, Expiration Date: 09/11/2016, Certifier: William M Hawkins, Registrant: William M Hawkins, Route 1, Kite, GA 31049
  • Call Sign: KM4CQJ, Licensee ID: L01876349, Grant Date: 06/25/2014, Expiration Date: 06/25/2024, Certifier: Mixon G William Jr, Registrant: Mixon G William Jr, 1116 Cow Ford B Rd, Kite, GA 31049

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: BELL 206B (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: ALLISON 250 SER 250HP (250 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 2274W , Serial Number: 479, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/23/2015
    Registrant (Corporation): Rowland Aviation Services LLC, 45 Rabbit Run, Kite, GA 31049
  • Aircraft: HOWELL FRANK RED BALL FLYER (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 599RB , Serial Number: 001
    Registrant (Individual): Frank E Howell, 1126 Ol Kight Rd, Kite, GA 31049
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8029L , Serial Number: 17256229, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1967
    Registrant (Individual): William G Mixon, 1090 Cow Ford Bridge Rd, Kite, GA 31049
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER COMPANY R22 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84645 , Serial Number: 0380, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Gary T Rowland, 47 Rabbit Run, Kite, GA 31049
  • Aircraft: BELL 47G-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: LYCOMING VO-435 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 96195 , Serial Number: 681, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Gary T Rowland, 51 Rabbit Run, Kite, GA 31049

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Most common first names in Kite, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2273.4 years
William1274.1 years
Willie1170.7 years
John869.5 years
George779.0 years
Thomas776.4 years
Johnnie574.0 years
Mary583.8 years
Henry576.2 years
Elizabeth484.7 years
Most common last names in Kite, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Powell2676.4 years
Meeks1966.7 years
Price1876.5 years
Williams1675.6 years
Claxton1578.3 years
Flanders1481.1 years
Anderson1378.1 years
Wheeler1374.4 years
Brantley1279.2 years
Colston1272.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Wood (7%)

Kite 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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