For population 25 years and over in Martin:
For population 15 years and over in Martin town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $800 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (38.4 miles , pop. 100,266).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (86.0 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (564.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Avalon, GA (1.1 miles ), Gumlog, GA (2.3 miles ), Rock Creek, GA (2.3 miles) , Lavonia, GA (2.4 miles ), Carnesville, GA (2.9 miles ), Toccoa, GA (3.1 miles ), Bowersville, GA (3.1 miles ), Oakway, SC (3.2 miles) .
Latitude: 34.49 N, Longitude: 83.19 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +83 (+36.4%).
Work and jobs in Martin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Martin, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Martin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Martin town center injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 22.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Martin-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 93% 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 58.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from Martin center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.7 miles away from Martin center
On 12/18/2006 at 08:34:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Stephens County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Amtrak station near Martin:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.67. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Martin and their reported violations in the past:SUNSET CAMPGROUND (Population served: 7, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.6%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Martin compared to Georgia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Martin town (based on Stephens County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,738 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:
6.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,789 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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Martin fatal accident list:
Jul 13, 1991 11:20 AM, 17, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Martin)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Martin)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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