Maxeys, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 221 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.2%
 
Males: 114  (51.8%)
Females: 107  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 30667.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $68,650 (it was $53,125 in 2000)
Maxeys:

$68,650
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,397 (it was $16,227 in 2000)

Maxeys town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $146,443 (it was $78,600 in 2000)
Maxeys:

$146,443
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $172,042; Detached houses: $171,315

Median gross rent in 2016: $650.

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  • Races in Maxeys, GA (2010)

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    • 20892.9%White alone
    • 135.8%Black alone
    • 31.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Maxeys: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (19.7%), Irish (13.9%), Scotch-Irish (12.1%), English (8.1%), Welsh (4.0%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 753 feet

Land area: 2.39 square miles.

Population density: 92 people per square mile   (very low).

Maxeys,GA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Maxeys:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 47.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Maxeys town:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Georgia:

9.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,366 (0.9%)

Maxeys satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens, GA (17.7 miles , pop. 76,500).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (70.7 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (610.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Woodville, GA (2.6 miles ), Lexington, GA (2.9 miles ), Crawford, GA (3.0 miles ), Elder, GA (3.1 miles ), Arnoldsville, GA (3.2 miles ), Greshamville, GA (3.3 miles ), Union Point, GA (3.4 miles ), Greensboro, GA (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 33.76 N, Longitude: 83.17 W

Area code: 706

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

5.2%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+16.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Maxeys, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Maxeys-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Maxeys town center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 65 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Maxeys-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 83% 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 40.2 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 149.5 miles away from Maxeys center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 148.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 184.8 miles away from the city 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 236.4 miles away from Maxeys center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 310.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oglethorpe County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Maxeys:

  • QUIET OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CRAWFORD, GA)
  • GREENE POINT HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; UNION POINT, GA)
  • GREENSBORO DAVITA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; GREENSBORO, GA)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; GREENSBORO, GA)
  • BOSWELL-PARKER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GREENSBORO, GA)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF ATHENS (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ATHENS, GA)
  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES ( ATHENS ) (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ATHENS, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maxeys:

  • University of Georgia (about 18 miles; Athens, GA; Full-time enrollment: 32,679)
  • Athens Technical College (about 19 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • Georgia College and State University (about 47 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,271)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 48 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Georgia Gwinnett College (about 50 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 7,993)
  • Lanier Technical College (about 52 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 2,435)
  • Brenau University (about 53 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • In addition to Harmonia Baptist Church we also have Maxeys Christian Church on the same road but closer to the center of town. It was established in 1891.

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

Church in Maxeys: Harmonia Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Oglethorpe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 57.5. This is better than average.

City:

57.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.68
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.6%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.8%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Georgia average:

12.5

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

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Religion statistics for Maxeys town (based on Oglethorpe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,85521
Black Protestant2442
Mainline Protestant2146
Other34-
None11,552-
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
Oglethorpe County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Oglethorpe County:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Oglethorpe County:

29.0%
Georgia:

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

15.4%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.9%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Maxeys:

47.7%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.8
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.2%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Maxeys:

6.8
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Maxeys:

30.6%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Maxeys:

82.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Maxeys, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($31.67)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($27.15)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($18.10)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($18.10)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($4.52)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($4.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($4.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,000 ($49.77)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,000 ($40.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($18.10)
    Rents: $1,000 ($4.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($58.82)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $8,000 ($36.20)
    Public Utilities: $5,000 ($22.62)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.52)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $123,000 ($556.56)

7.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.92%
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 Clarke County, GA  2.65% ($28,072 average AGI)
from Madison County, GA  0.98% ($25,413)
from Oconee County, GA  0.42% ($26,450)


8.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,513 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.62%
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 Clarke County, GA  3.22% ($22,667 average AGI)
to Madison County, GA  0.97% ($23,848)
to Oconee County, GA  0.46% ($42,864)

Strongest AM radio stations in Maxeys:

  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRFC (960 AM; 5 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC)
  • WBKZ (880 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JEFFERSON, GA; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Maxeys:

  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGMG (102.1 FM; CRAWFORD, GA; Owner: NEW BROADCAST INVESTMENT PROPERTIES, INC)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPMA (102.7 FM; BUCKHEAD, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY, L.P.)
  • WUGA (91.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMGZ (97.7 FM; EATONTON, GA; Owner: MIDDLE GEORGIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDDK (103.9 FM; GREENSBORO, GA; Owner: BRIARPATCH RADIO INC.)
  • WMSL (88.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: PRINCE AVENUE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WMOQ (92.3 FM; BOSTWICK, GA; Owner: BOSTWICK BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WWRK-FM (92.1 FM; ELBERTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ELBERTON, INC.)
  • W250AC (97.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WUOG (90.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA)

TV broadcast stations around Maxeys:

  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W42AO (Channel 42; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMUNITY TV)

Maxeys fatal accident list:

Apr 1, 1987 08:15 AM, 77, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KK4YUA, Licensee ID: L01846717, Grant Date: 03/03/2014, Expiration Date: 03/03/2024, Certifier: Robert T Andrews, Registrant: Robert T Andrews, 291 Cherry St, Maxeys, GA 30671

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Maxeys, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William476.2 years
John373.0 years
James273.0 years
Robert273.5 years
Most common last names in Maxeys, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Aycock380.0 years
Moore374.7 years
Henslee280.5 years
Arnold277.0 years
Colclough274.5 years
Bell275.5 years
Dellinger267.5 years
Durham275.5 years
George284.5 years
Hurt293.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Maxeys compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Maxeys on our top lists:

  • #56 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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