For population 25 years and over in Monticello:
For population 15 years and over in Monticello city:
45 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $701 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (32.5 miles , pop. 97,255).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (52.0 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (629.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Hillsboro, GA (2.8 miles ), Eudora, GA (2.9 miles ), Shady Dale, GA (2.9 miles ), Flovilla, GA (3.6 miles ), Yellow River, GA (3.8 miles ), Newborn, GA (3.8 miles ), Mansfield, GA (3.9 miles ), Godfrey, GA (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 33.30 N, Longitude: 83.69 W
Area code: 706
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Crime rate in Monticello detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -50 (-2.0%).
Work and jobs in Monticello: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Monticello, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Monticello-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Monticello city center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 12/24/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Monticello-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 95% 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 79.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.7 miles away from Monticello center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.2 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 83.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jasper County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Odell Thurman - 2005 NFL player (Cincinnati Bengals, born: Jul 9, 1983), William A. Connelly - Soilder, Buckshot Jones - Racing driver, Ruby Ross Wood - Interior decorator, James Ferguson Dowdell - Politician, John Gill Shorter - 17th Governor of Alabama, Sherry Smith - Baseball player, Trisha Yearwood - (born 1964), musician, Ulysses Norris - Football player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Monticello and their reported violations in the past:ALCOVY SHORES WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 712, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:CEDAR GROVE MOBILE HOME LDG. (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MARTIN`S MARINA (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 33.1%
(23.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 32.1% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
55 people in nursing homes in 2000
Monticello compared to Georgia state average:
Banks with branches in Monticello (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Monticello (based on Jasper County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.56%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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Monticello government finances in 2002(per resident):
10.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,529 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:
8.26% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,512 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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See more detailed statistics of Monticello fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Monticello)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Monticello, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monticello)
FAA Registered Aircraft:14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Monticello)
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.