Lake Park, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 734 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +33.7%
Males: 326  (44.4%)
Females: 408  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  35.4 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31636.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,491 (it was $28,359 in 2000)
Lake Park:

$32,491
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,893 (it was $17,715 in 2000)

Lake Park city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $147,864 (it was $87,200 in 2000)
Lake Park:

$147,864
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $302,073; Detached houses: $330,631; Mobile homes: $22,309

Median gross rent in 2013: $453.

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  • Races in Lake Park, GA (2010)

    Lake Park races chart
    • 55976.3%White alone
    • 10414.2%Black alone
    • 425.7%Hispanic
    • 172.3%Two or more races
    • 50.7%Asian alone
    • 40.5%Other race alone
    • 20.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lake Park: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (13.5%), English (10.6%), Irish (9.9%), German (5.9%), Scottish (3.5%), Polish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 153 feet

Land area: 1.42 square miles.

Population density: 515 people per square mile   (low).

Lake Park,GA real estate house value index trend

Lake Park, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Lake Park:

  • High school or higher: 72.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lake Park city:

  • Never married: 41.7%
  • Now married: 29.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

26 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America, 0.4% Asia).

This city:

3.2%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Lake Park, Georgia as of July 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Lake Park to the number of sex offenders is 50 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,251 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $669 (0.4%)

Lake Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tallahassee, FL (66.6 miles , pop. 150,624).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (94.5 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (731.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Dasher, GA (2.2 miles ), West Echols, GA (2.7 miles ), Jennings, FL (2.8 miles ), Statenville, GA (3.1 miles ), Valdosta, GA (3.5 miles ), Remerton, GA (3.6 miles ), Naylor, GA (3.6 miles ), Jasper, FL (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $51,000
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $96,500
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $87,800
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $94,900
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $125,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.68 N, Longitude: 83.19 W

Area code: 229

Lake Park household income distribution Lake Park home values distribution

Crime rates in Lake Park by Year
Type 2006 2013 2014
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 0N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.0N/AN/A
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 023
per 100,000 0.0264.9408.7
Burglaries 4310
per 100,000 692.0397.41,362.4
Thefts 111021
per 100,000 1,903.11,324.52,861.0
Auto thefts 212
per 100,000 346.0132.5272.5
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 264.3) 155.9147.8320.9

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Crime rate in Lake Park detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.45
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-0.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Retail trade (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (34%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Lake Park, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lake Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Lake Park city center killed 4 people and injured 18 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1988, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake Park-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 371.3 miles away from the city center
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 224.2 miles away from Lake Park 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 244.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 235.5 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 299.4 miles away from Lake Park 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 225.5 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 Lowndes County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lake Park topographic map

Birthplace of: Paul Carter (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Lake Park:

  • CRESTWOOD NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VALDOSTA, GA)
  • HOLLY HILL INTERMEDIATE CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VALDOSTA, GA)
  • RAI CARE CENTER - PATTERSON (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; VALDOSTA, GA)
  • HERITAGE HOUSE NH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; VALDOSTA, GA)
  • PARKWOOD DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER ICF-MR (Hospital, about 13 miles away; VALDOSTA, GA)
  • DCA OF CENTRAL VALDOSTA (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; VALDOSTA, GA)
  • GREENLEAF CENTER INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; VALDOSTA, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Park:

  • Valdosta State University (about 13 miles; Valdosta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 11,155)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 18 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • Florida Gateway College (about 52 miles; Lake City, FL; FT enrollment: 2,179)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 59 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • South Georgia State College (about 60 miles; Douglas, GA; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 68 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,841)
  • Florida State University (about 69 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)

Public elementary/middle school in Lake Park:

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

Lakes: Toms Pond (A), Bonet Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Georgia Visitor's Information Center (5584 Mill Store Road), Chamber of Commerce Lake Park Area (5238 Jewel Futch Road).

Hotels: Guesthouse Inn (1075 Lakes Boulevard), Best Western Lake Park Inn (6072 Bellville Road), Hampton Inn Valdosta/Lake Park Area (4906 Timber Dr), Guesthouse Intl Lake Park (1075 Lake Boulevard).

Court: Echols County - Clerk of Superior Court (110 Highway 94 East).

Lowndes 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 2013 was 44.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.3
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.62
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00220. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00220
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.0%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.9% for Black residents, 43.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.8% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.3%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
31 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Lake Park (2011 data):

  • Bank of the Ozarks: Lake Park Branch at 1012 Lakes Boulevard, branch established on 1986/01/02. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $3,828.0 mil, Deposits: $2,955.2 mil, headquarters in Little Rock, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of The Ozarks Inc
  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Valdosta: Lakes Blvd. Branch at 801 Lakes Blvd., branch established on 2000/03/09. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $169.3 mil, Deposits: $124.5 mil, headquarters in Valdosta, GA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Synovus Bank: Lake Park Branch at 559 Lakes Boulevard, branch established on 1990/01/12. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.8
Georgia average:

12.6

Lake Park travel time to work - commute Lake Park mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Lake Park city (based on Lowndes County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant39,086117
Mainline Protestant9,15223
Catholic3,9992
Black Protestant3,49117
Other1,9417
None51,564-
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: 13
Lowndes County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Lowndes County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Lowndes County:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Lowndes County:

29.3%
Georgia:

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

16.4%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lake Park:

48.7%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lake Park:

43.5%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Lake Park:

28.5
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.6%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lake Park:

6.9
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

33.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

52.4%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Lake Park:

75.8%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lake Park, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,037$24,4440$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$7,241$28,9640$0
Other and Unallocable 2$3,366$20,1960$0
Totals for Government 7$15,301$26,2300$0

Lake Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $107,000 ($145.78)
    Central Staff Services: $61,000 ($83.11)
    Regular Highways: $44,000 ($59.95)
    Fire Protection: $43,000 ($58.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000 ($35.42)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($27.25)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($17.71)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($14.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($10.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($5.45)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($1.36)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $121,000 ($164.85)

Lake Park government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,000 ($19.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($13.62)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($4.09)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.72)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $54,000 ($73.57)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $31,000 ($42.23)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($29.97)
  • Tax - Property: $125,000 ($170.30)
    Public Utilities: $27,000 ($36.78)
    Other Selective Sales: $20,000 ($27.25)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $17,000 ($23.16)
    NEC: $17,000 ($23.16)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $164,000 ($223.43)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

10.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,247 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.42%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.43% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,645 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

0.43%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Brooks County, GA  0.59% ($20,300 average AGI)
from Lanier County, GA  0.34% ($24,959)
from Cook County, GA  0.33% ($23,785)


10.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,420 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.54%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.55% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,871 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

0.55%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Brooks County, GA  0.53% ($20,658 average AGI)
to Lanier County, GA  0.53% ($22,630)
to Cook County, GA  0.29% ($22,343)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake Park:

  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJEM (1150 AM; 5 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WJEM, INC.)
  • WGOV (950 AM; 4 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: W G O V, INC.)
  • WTHV (810 AM; daytime; 3 kW; HAHIRA, GA; Owner: ETERNAL LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WVLD (1450 AM; 1 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake Park:

  • WWRQ-FM (107.9 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WQPW (95.7 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WAAC (92.9 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WGOV, INC.)
  • WVHT (105.7 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXHT (102.7 FM; MADISON, FL; Owner: MAGNUM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAFT (101.1 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: CHRISTIAN RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WHLJ (97.5 FM; STATENVILLE, GA; Owner: LATAURUS PRODUCTIONS INCORPORATED)
  • WYZK (96.7 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: C. D. J., INC.)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WWET (91.7 FM; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WSTI-FM (105.3 FM; QUITMAN, GA; Owner: MAGNUM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSU-FM (88.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGLF (104.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; NASHVILLE, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVGA (105.9 FM; LAKELAND, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Lake Park:

  • WBFL-CA (Channel 13; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFXU (Channel 57; LIVE OAK, FL; Owner: WFXU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W25CP (Channel 25; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBVJ-LP (Channel 35; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVAG (Channel 44; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: HUTCHENS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLCF-LP (Channel 11; LAKE CITY, FL; Owner: BUDD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Lake Park fatal accident list:

Dec 14, 2003 06:46 PM, Us-41 (Sr 7), Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 7, 1992 02:52 PM, Sr7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 24, 1978 07:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lake Park)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 30.681944 Lon: -83.179722, Call Sign: WPTS379
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.4000 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 154.515 MHz, 30.8400 MHz, 35.0200 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 151.835 MHzGrant Date: 12/05/2001, Expiration Date: 12/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2012, Certifier: Richard Hamrick MrRegistrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6166, Fax: (858) 552-0139, Email:
  • 7207 Lakes Blvd (Lat: 30.683611 Lon: -83.210278), Call Sign: WQGB781
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more)Grant Date: 12/02/2006, Expiration Date: 12/02/2016, Certifier: Danette ClarnoRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • 6201 Peterson Rd (Lat: 30.663056 Lon: -83.201389), Call Sign: WQJZ864
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.612 MHz, 466.612 MHz, 463.812 MHz, 468.812 MHz, 463.562 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/2009, Expiration Date: 02/28/2019, Certifier: Anne F GerryRegistrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (800) 475-5852, Email:
  • Lat: 30.675583 Lon: -83.215000, Call Sign: WQON806
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 451.637 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 451.537 MHzGrant Date: 12/01/2011, Expiration Date: 12/01/2021, Certifier: Scott HensleyRegistrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc, 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • LAKE PARK, 3.75 Mi S Of (Lat: 30.629083 Lon: -83.194583), Overall height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WMM434
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/22/2009, Certifier: Glenn S RabinRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • LAKE PARK, 3.75 Mi S Of (Lat: 30.629083 Lon: -83.194583), Overall height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WMM864
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/06/2002, Certifier: Glenn S RabinRegistrant: Alltel Communications, Inc., One Allied Drive, B2f02-A, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193
  • MAY DAY, 130 Fielding Road (Lat: 30.807000 Lon: -83.004556), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQG515
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/05/2012, Expiration Date: 12/05/2022, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • VALGA0046 (End Site), Approx 9/10 Mi S Of I75 On City Rd 274 (Lat: 30.629083 Lon: -83.194583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQRN324
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/24/2013, Expiration Date: 06/24/2023, Certifier: Patricia MorrisonRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • VALGA0040 (FMH), 3249 David Dr. (Lat: 30.691389 Lon: -83.209389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 56.1 m, Call Sign: WQRN325
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/24/2013, Expiration Date: 06/24/2023, Certifier: Patricia MorrisonRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lake Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lake Park)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$145,8702$171,5905$179,6102$218,995
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$134,1700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$194,8300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$76,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0116.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lake Park and their reported violations in the past:

BEVEL CREEK SUBDIVISION (Population served: 127, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-04-2000), St Intentional no-action (AUG-05-2003)
  • One regular monitoring violation
BARKCO VILLAGE SUBDIVISION (Population served: 94, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2000), St Intentional no-action (AUG-05-2003)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 62
  • Hazardous Condition: 45
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Lake Park

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lake Park, GA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lake Park, Georgia:

  • Days Inn Lakepark, 4913 Timber Dr, Lake Park, Georgia 31636 , Phone: (229) 559-0229, Fax: (229) 559-0416
  • Motel 6, 1075 Lakes Blvd, Lake Park, Georgia 31636 , Phone: (229) 559-5660, Fax: (229) 559-6779
  • Quality Inn, 1198 Lakes Blvd, Lake Park, Georgia 31636 , Phone: (229) 559-5181, Fax: (229) 559-4152
  • Hampton Inn Valdosta/Lake Park Area, 4906 Timber Dr, Lake Park, Georgia 31606 , Phone: (229) 559-5565, Fax: (229) 559-6548
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lake Park, Georgia
Most common first names in Lake Park, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5369.1 years
William3968.4 years
John3376.1 years
Mary2677.2 years
Willie2570.4 years
Robert2367.6 years
Charles2073.3 years
George1573.7 years
Thomas1470.0 years
Richard1369.4 years
Most common last names in Lake Park, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carter3976.4 years
Corbett3369.2 years
Smith2079.2 years
Johnson1970.2 years
Williams1973.7 years
Copeland1876.1 years
Brown1474.7 years
Kinsey1479.2 years
Davis1375.3 years
Bennett1270.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
Businesses in Lake Park, GA
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Goodwill2
Chick-Fil-A1H&R Block1
Cracker Barrel1Hilton1
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
Days Inn1Motel 61
Dennys1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Quality1
DressBarn1Super 81
Dressbarn1Taco Bell1
FedEx1UPS3
Gap1Waffle House1

Lake Park compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 16 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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