Meigs, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 1,031 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.4%
 
Males: 416  (40.4%)
Females: 615  (59.6%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 31765, 31779.

Meigs Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2019: $31,923 (it was $16,993 in 2000)
Meigs:

$31,923
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $13,896 (it was $8,104 in 2000)

Meigs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $72,716 (it was $35,200 in 2000)
Meigs:

$72,716
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $93,604; detached houses: $112,367; mobile homes: $47,463

Median gross rent in 2019: $504.

March 2019 cost of living index in Meigs: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 36.3%
(21.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.0% for Black residents, 38.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Meigs, GA (2019)
    • 59653.8%Black alone
    • 35632.2%White alone
    • 15914.4%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Meigs, Georgia as of May 22, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Meigs is 67 to 1.


Crime rates in Meigs by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(95.3)
1
(95.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(95.0)
1
(95.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(194.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(664.8)
19
(1,811)
6
(574.2)
6
(579.7)
9
(872.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(664.8)
4
(381.3)
9
(861.2)
8
(772.9)
10
(969.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(1,045)
28
(2,669)
24
(2,297)
16
(1,546)
9
(872.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(95.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(97.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index249.8600.6351.2231.9343.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Meigs, GA

Crime rate in Meigs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
Georgia average:

3.74
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Ancestries: American (5.7%), Irish (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 347 feet

Land area: 1.59 square miles.

Population density: 649 people per square mile   (low).

Meigs, Georgia map

38 residents are foreign born (3.4% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This city:

3.4%
Georgia:

10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,277 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,191 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Dougherty, GA (35.5 miles , pop. 59,680).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (153.7 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (679.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Pelham, GA (2.3 miles ),
Spence, GA (2.4 miles ),
Ochlocknee, GA (2.7 miles ),
Camilla, GA (3.6 miles ),
Sale City, GA (3.7 miles ),
Coolidge, GA (3.7 miles ),
Lime Sink, GA (3.9 miles ),
Cairo, GA (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 31.07 N, Longitude: 84.09 W

Area code: 229

Distribution of median household income in Meigs, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Meigs, GA in 2019

Meigs satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.7%
Georgia:

5.4%
Most common industries in Meigs, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (11.3%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.6%)
  • Apparel (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.9%)
  • Food (10.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (9.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Machinery (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.2%)
  • Food (11.7%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Public administration (11.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Apparel (7.6%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (2.8%)
Most common occupations in Meigs, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Food processing workers (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Food processing workers (7.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (7.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Bus drivers (6.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.5%)

Average climate in Meigs, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Meigs-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/13/2000, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the Meigs city center killed 6 people and injured 15 people and caused $5 million in damages.

On 2/13/2000, a category F3 tornado 11.0 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 175 people and caused $20 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Meigs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 188.4 miles away from Meigs center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 215.0 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) earthquake occurred 253.0 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 245.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 263.7 miles away from Meigs center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 253.0 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 Thomas County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Meigs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Meigs:

  • PELHAM PARKWAY NH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PELHAM, GA)
  • MITCHELL COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; CAMILLA, GA)
  • MITCHELL COUNTY NURSING HOMES (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CAMILLA, GA)
  • GRADY COUNTY DIALYSIS FACILITY (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; CAIRO, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Meigs:

  • Bainbridge State College (about 29 miles; Bainbridge, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,308)
  • Albany Technical College (about 34 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Albany State University (about 35 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Darton State College (about 37 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 44 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Florida State University (about 46 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 46 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)

Private high school in Meigs:

  • MEIGS MENNONITE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 14, Location: 1860 BIG CREEK RD, Grades: 1-12)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Meigs Volunteer Fire Department Station 9 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Meigs include: Saint Beulah Primitive Baptist Church (A), Meigs Methodist Church (B), Meigs Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Sunset Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Thomas 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:

2.9 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.1%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.6%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
3 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Meigs (2011 data):

  • CBC NATIONAL BANK: The Georgia Bank Branch at 2023 East Depot Street, branch established on 1903/11/23. Info updated 2008/09/26: Bank assets: $477.6 mil, Deposits: $356.2 mil, headquarters in Fernandina Beach, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Coastal Banking Company, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Meigs:

Marital status in Meigs, GA
  • Never married: 41.7%
  • Now married: 36.0%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Meigs:

  • High school or higher: 74.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 21.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Georgia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Meigs, GA (based on Thomas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,66467
Black Protestant3,97418
Mainline Protestant3,69620
Catholic8511
Other4683
None17,067-
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: 10
Thomas County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Here:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Thomas County:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Thomas County:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

12.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.5%
Georgia:

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

6.3%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.1%
Georgia:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Meigs:

42.4%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Meigs:

30.0
Georgia:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.3%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Meigs:

13.1%
Georgia:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Meigs:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
Georgia:

33.5%

General health condition:
Meigs:

51.1%
Georgia:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.8%
Georgia:

80.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Meigs, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 5$26,571$63,7700$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$9,920$59,5200$0
Financial Administration 2$11,107$66,6420$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,429$53,1480$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,329
Totals for Government 10$52,027$62,4321$1,329

Meigs government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $20,000 ($19.40)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $242,000 ($234.72)
    Sewerage: $227,000 ($220.17)
    Water Utilities: $181,000 ($175.56)
    Police Protection: $69,000 ($66.93)
    Regular Highways: $61,000 ($59.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($20.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $18,000 ($17.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($6.79)

Meigs government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $197,000 ($191.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($76.62)
    Other: $12,000 ($11.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $153,000 ($148.40)
    General Local Government Support: $89,000 ($86.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $25,000 ($24.25)
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000 ($10.67)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($1.94)
    Rents: $2,000 ($1.94)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.97)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($89.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($8.73)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($7.76)
  • Tax - Property: $128,000 ($124.15)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $65,000 ($63.05)
    Public Utilities Sales: $38,000 ($36.86)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $10,000 ($9.70)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($4.85)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($3.88)

Meigs government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $430,000 ($417.07)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $413,000 ($400.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,000 ($33.95)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000 ($17.46)

Meigs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $521,000 ($505.33)

6.29% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,850 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Georgia average:

9.49%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Grady County, GA  0.76% ($36,681 average AGI)
from Leon County, FL  0.55% ($44,488)
from Colquitt County, GA  0.41% ($30,047)


6.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($68,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
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 Grady County, GA  0.69% ($28,935 average AGI)
to Leon County, FL  0.66% ($97,382)
to Colquitt County, GA  0.49% ($25,882)

Strongest AM radio stations in Meigs:

  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • 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.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WMTM (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WMGR (930 AM; 5 kW; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: DECATUR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGRA (790 AM; 1 kW; CAIRO, GA; Owner: LOVETT BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: LENROB ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Meigs:

  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WFSU-FM (88.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOBB (100.3 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMTM-FM (93.9 FM; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGLF (104.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWLD (102.3 FM; CAIRO, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTLY (107.1 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTNT-FM (94.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WTUF (106.3 FM; BOSTON, GA; Owner: BOSTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WQVE (105.5 FM; CAMILLA, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFSL (90.7 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES)

TV broadcast stations around Meigs:

  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W19CP (Channel 19; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV)
  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • W38CM (Channel 22; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W02CE (Channel 2; CAMILLA, GA; Owner: MITCHELL COUNTY TELEVISION)
  • W02CI (Channel 2; CAIRO/THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CEE, INC.)
  • Meigs, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents24
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents44
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count13303
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20354
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4136
  • Fatalities14909
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents34317
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1611
See more detailed statistics of Meigs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 44.0mTotal length
  • $29,363,000Total costs
  • 5,840Total average daily traffic
  • 169Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,760Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Meigs, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Meigs, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Meigs)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 31.120167 Lon: -84.046833, Call Sign: WPVW579,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.555 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/2002, Expiration Date: 08/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2012, Certifier: James R Culpepper, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Well Site On Hwy 3, 1 Km S Of Meigs (Lat: 31.063500 Lon: -84.084667), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPYJ353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.837 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2013, Expiration Date: 08/20/2023, Certifier: Jimmy Layton, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lanter Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • MEIGS, 2.2 Miles West Of (Lat: 31.075167 Lon: -84.127389), Overall height: 69.2 m, Call Sign: KJL39,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10955.0 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3910.00 MHz, 3910.00 MHz, 3990.00 MHz, 3990.00 MHz, 4070.00 MHz, 4070.00 MHz, Grant Date: 01/16/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/27/1998, Registrant: At&t Communications Of The Southern States, 1200 Peachtree Street Ne, Atlanta, GA 30309

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KD4MOL, Licensee ID: L00240779, Grant Date: 06/26/2012, Expiration Date: 08/13/2022, Certifier: Jerry E White, Registrant: Jerry E White, 511 Tisha Cooper Road, Meigs, GA 31765
  • Call Sign: WB4TKX, Grant Date: 02/11/1999, Expiration Date: 02/11/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/12/2011, Registrant: Carroll E Wilkes, 1738 Vinson Rd, Meigs, GA 31765

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63BH, N63BH, N-63BH, Serial Number: E-1186, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 11/30/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/27/2016
    Registrant (LLC): N63bh LLC, 215 Riverwind Trail, Meigs, GA 31765
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301T (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 942LC, N942LC, N-942LC, Serial Number: 3257265, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 11/29/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 10/12/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Weldon Transportation LLC, 431 Willingham Rd, Meigs, GA 31765

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 31 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Meigs, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.4%), and Structure Fires (31.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Meigs, GA
    • 12150.4%Outside Fires
    • 7531.3%Structure Fires
    • 4117.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 31.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Meigs, GA
Most common first names in Meigs, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2974.4 years
James2669.2 years
Willie1672.5 years
William1574.5 years
Mary1379.2 years
Annie1175.6 years
Joe1173.4 years
Thomas1172.3 years
Robert969.2 years
Charles867.4 years
Most common last names in Meigs, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hurst1966.7 years
Davis1772.0 years
Willis1779.8 years
Brown1475.9 years
Alligood1479.6 years
Williams1376.4 years
White1372.7 years
Smith1270.7 years
Roberts1277.9 years
Cooper1084.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Meigs, GA
  • 94.7%Electricity
  • 3.9%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Meigs, GA
  • 91.4%Electricity
  • 5.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Meigs compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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  • Thomas Charles Windhausen (1)
  • Herbert S. Chastain (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2022.