Lilly, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 195 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.8%
 
Males: 74  (38.2%)
Females: 121  (61.8%)
Median resident age:

35.9 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 31051, 31092.

Lilly Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $27,249 (it was $27,639 in 2000)
Lilly:

$27,249
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,246 (it was $10,969 in 2000)

Lilly city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $66,453 (it was $47,800 in 2000)
Lilly:

$66,453
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $59,314; detached houses: $65,969; mobile homes: $41,429

Median gross rent in 2017: $434.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lilly: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 36.9%
(31.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Lilly, GA (2010)
    • 10750.2%Black alone
    • 10046.9%White alone
    • 41.9%Hispanic
    • 20.9%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Lilly, Georgia as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lilly is 135 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (22.2%), American (10.8%), Irish (4.8%), German (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 350 feet

Land area: 0.60 square miles.

Population density: 324 people per square mile   (very low).

Lilly, Georgia map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $754 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $570 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (42.6 miles , pop. 76,939).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (115.6 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (701.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Byromville, GA (2.0 miles ),
Vienna, GA (2.5 miles ),
Dooling, GA (2.5 miles),
Pinehurst, GA (2.8 miles ),
Unadilla, GA (3.4 miles ),
Montezuma, GA (3.7 miles ),
Cordele, GA (3.7 miles ),
Henderson, GA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 32.15 N, Longitude: 83.88 W

Distribution of median household income in Lilly, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lilly, GA in 2017
Lilly satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Georgia:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +26 (+13.3%).
Most common industries in Lilly, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (14.8%)
  • Gasoline stations (11.5%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Gasoline stations (21.9%)
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Public administration (12.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (9.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.4%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (9.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (17.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (13.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (13.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.3%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (10.3%)
Most common occupations in Lilly, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.6%)
  • Other transportation occupations (6.6%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (18.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (12.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (12.5%)
  • Other transportation occupations (12.5%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Construction laborers (9.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (13.8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (10.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (10.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)

Average climate in Lilly, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 53.7. This is better than average.

City:

53.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Lilly-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the Lilly city center injured 28 people and caused $10 million in damages.

On 4/23/1971, a category F3 tornado 9.3 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lilly-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 144.0 miles away from Lilly 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 191.3 miles away from Lilly 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 212.1 miles away from Lilly 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 214.8 miles away from Lilly center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 223.8 miles away from Lilly 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 440.4 miles away from Lilly 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 Dooly County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lilly topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lilly:

  • PINEHILL NURSING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BYROMVILLE, GA)
  • DOOLY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 8 miles away; VIENNA, GA)
  • CRISP REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CORDELE, GA)
  • CRISP REG HOSPITAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CORDELE, GA)
  • CORDELE ROYAL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CORDELE, GA)
  • CRISP REGIONAL NSG AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CORDELE, GA)
  • MONTEZUMA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)

Airports located in Lilly:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lilly:

  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 21 miles; Americus, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 28 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 31 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Albany State University (about 43 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Darton State College (about 44 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Albany Technical College (about 45 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 47 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Lilly City Hall (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Dooly County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.7%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.7%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Lilly:

Marital status in Lilly, GA
  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in Lilly:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 17.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Georgia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lilly, GA (based on Dooly County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,20127
Mainline Protestant1,07510
Black Protestant2272
Other1001
None9,315-
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: 1
Here:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Here:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
This county:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Dooly County:

12.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.5%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dooly County:

20.4%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.9%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

37.5%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Lilly:

29.4
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.6%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lilly:

9.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Lilly:

32.6%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

49.2%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.4%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lilly, 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 0$0 1$311
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$95
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 2$388
Totals for Government 0$0 9$794

Lilly government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($102.56)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($25.64)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($15.38)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($5.13)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $16,000 ($82.05)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($66.67)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($66.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($51.28)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($20.51)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($15.38)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($15.38)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($10.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($10.26)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($5.13)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($5.13)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($51.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $14,000 ($71.79)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($10.26)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($5.13)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($5.13)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($5.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,000 ($46.15)

Lilly government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($35.90)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($15.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $26,000 ($133.33)
    Other: $13,000 ($66.67)
  • Miscellaneous - Royalties: $2,000 ($10.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($25.64)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $10,000 ($51.28)
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,000 ($35.90)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000 ($25.64)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($10.26)

Lilly government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000 ($5.13)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000 ($5.13)

Lilly government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,000 ($169.23)

6.77% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($27,413 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Crisp County, GA  1.67% ($27,400 average AGI)
to Houston County, GA  1.31% ($27,070)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lilly:

  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGA (980 AM; 5 kW; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lilly:

  • WQSY (103.9 FM; HAWKINSVILLE, GA; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCOP-FM (99.9 FM; UNADILLA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WQXZ (98.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: METRO COM CORP.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WIBB-FM (97.9 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPGA-FM (100.9 FM; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WISK-FM (98.7 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: SUMTER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lilly:

  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSST-TV (Channel 55; CORDELE, GA; Owner: SUNBELT-SOUTH TELECOMMUNICATIONS LTD)
  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WACS-TV (Channel 25; DAWSON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Lilly fatal accident list:

Mar 8, 1991 07:00 PM, 322, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.5mTotal length
  • $6,253,000Total costs
  • 5,810Total average daily traffic
  • 50Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,715Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lilly, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lilly, GA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Int Of Bohaman St & Sr 90 (Lat: 32.149333 Lon: -83.877111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: KNNR701,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.350 MHz, 160.395 MHz, 160.590 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 160.890 MHz, 161.265 MHz, 161.415 MHz, 161.430 MHz, 161.520 MHz, Grant Date: 01/24/2001, Expiration Date: 04/09/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/11/2011, Certifier: Larry W Allen, Registrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Dr. S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:

Most common first names in Lilly, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James568.8 years
Robert463.0 years
Henry383.6 years
Martha372.7 years
Carrie273.0 years
Annie268.0 years
George283.5 years
Charles268.0 years
Evelyn283.5 years
Gladys282.0 years
Most common last names in Lilly, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mcgough1080.8 years
Ingram683.3 years
Forehand679.2 years
Lilly581.0 years
Hamilton467.3 years
Hill376.0 years
Green368.0 years
Byrom382.6 years
Lovell378.7 years
Steele387.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lilly, GA
  • 82.1%Electricity
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.1%Wood
  • 3.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lilly, GA
  • 89.8%Electricity
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Lilly compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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.
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