Mount Airy, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 1,304 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: +115.9%
Males: 604  (46.3%)
Females: 700  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

36.2 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 30563.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,584 (it was $42,813 in 2000)
Mount Airy:

$41,584
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,112 (it was $18,493 in 2000)

Mount Airy town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $133,894 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
Mount Airy:

$133,894
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $190,382; detached houses: $208,688; mobile homes: $48,562

Median gross rent in 2017: $645.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mount Airy: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.0%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.5% for Black residents, 13.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.1% for other race residents, 7.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Mount Airy, GA (2010)
    • 98576.7%White alone
    • 15311.9%Hispanic
    • 1017.9%Asian alone
    • 302.3%Black alone
    • 100.8%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Mount Airy, Georgia as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mount Airy is 79 to 1.


Crime rates in Mount Airy by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(147.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(491.2)
2
(165.4)
2
(155.6)
3
(234.4)
1
(78.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(306.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(147.1)
8
(785.9)
6
(496.3)
5
(389.1)
2
(156.3)
5
(390.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(153.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
9
(1,324)
13
(1,277)
12
(992.6)
2
(155.6)
13
(1,016)
7
(546.9)
5
(386.7)
1
(76.8)
1
(76.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(294.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(82.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(77.3)
2
(153.6)
1
(76.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
1
(77.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)0.0204.4204.3114.164.698.464.821.715.481.1

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City-data.com crime index in Mount Airy, GA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.78
Georgia average:

4.03
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Ancestries: American (28.3%), English (8.4%), Irish (7.6%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), German (2.2%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1560 feet

Land area: 1.87 square miles.

Population density: 698 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Airy, Georgia map

154 residents are foreign born (7.7% Latin America).

This town:

12.4%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,326 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $933 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (39.5 miles , pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (73.4 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (554.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Cornelia, GA (1.2 miles ),
Baldwin, GA (1.8 miles ),
Demorest, GA (2.0 miles ),
Alto, GA (2.3 miles ),
Clarkesville, GA (2.6 miles ),
Raoul, GA (2.7 miles ),
Mossy Creek, GA (3.3 miles ),
Toccoa, GA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 34.52 N, Longitude: 83.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

Distribution of median household income in Mount Airy, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Mount Airy, GA in 2017
Mount Airy satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $91,700
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $103,100
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $129,800
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $129,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $129,800
  • 2006: 90 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2007: 71 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2008: 42 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $275,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Mount Airy, GA residents
Average permit cost in Mount Airy, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Georgia:

3.7%
Most common industries in Mount Airy, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.1%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.3%)
  • Food (5.6%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Mount Airy, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Carpenters (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)

Average climate in Mount Airy, 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 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.87. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.87
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00281. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00281
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Mount Airy-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/15/1989, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Mount Airy town center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1998, a category F3 tornado 11.1 miles away from the town center killed 12 people and injured 171 people and caused $20 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Airy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 82% 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 73.4 miles away from Mount Airy 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 121.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from Mount Airy 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 256.2 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 228.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 223.4 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 Habersham County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Airy topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mount Airy:

  • OAKS AT SCENIC VIEW, THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BALDWIN, GA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE TOCCOA (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; TOCCOA, GA)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF TOCCOA (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TOCCOA, GA)
  • GATEWAY HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CLEVELAND, GA)

Amtrak station near Mount Airy:

  • 11 miles: TOCCOA (47 N. ALEXANDER ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Airy:

  • Piedmont College (about 4 miles; Demorest, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,251)
  • Brenau University (about 24 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • University of North Georgia (about 28 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 12,445)
  • Lanier Technical College (about 29 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 2,435)
  • Athens Technical College (about 38 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Georgia (about 40 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Clemson University (about 40 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)

Public high schools in Mount Airy:

  • HABERSHAM CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,254, Location: 2059 STATE HWY 197 S, Grades: 9-12)
  • 9TH GRADE ACADEMY (Location: 171 RAIDER CIR, Grades: 9)
  • HABERSHAM SUCCESS ACADEMY (Location: 171 RAIDER CIR, Grades: 6-12)

Private high school in Mount Airy:

  • GEORGIA MOUNTAINS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 22, Location: 2664 HIGHWAY 197, Grades: 1-10)

Public elementary/middle school in Mount Airy:

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Church in Mount Airy: Mount Airy Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Kimsey Cemetery (1), Mount Airy Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Blair Pond (A), Wells Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Habersham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

73.2%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.1%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Mount Airy:

Marital status in Mount Airy, GA
  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

For population 25 years and over in Mount Airy:

  • High school or higher: 77.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Georgia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mount Airy, GA (based on Habersham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,24768
Mainline Protestant3,10314
Catholic3,0281
Other6492
None16,014-
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: 7
Here:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Habersham County:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Habersham County:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

10.6%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Habersham County:

25.9%
Georgia:

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

19.7%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Mount Airy:

47.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.4%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Mount Airy:

28.6
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.7%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

33.4%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Mount Airy:

53.9%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Mount Airy:

77.2%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Airy, 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
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,315$39,7803$214
Other Government Administration 1$3,315$39,7801$850
Water Supply 1$2,720$32,6401$850
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$1,768
Totals for Government 3$9,350$37,4007$3,682

Mount Airy government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $170,000 ($130.37)
    General - Other: $141,000 ($108.13)
    Central Staff Services: $120,000 ($92.02)
    Sewerage: $113,000 ($86.66)
    Police Protection: $54,000 ($41.41)
    Regular Highways: $46,000 ($35.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($16.87)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($2.30)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $211,000 ($161.81)

Mount Airy government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $225,000 ($172.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($51.38)
    Sewerage: $61,000 ($46.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $59,000 ($45.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $15,000 ($11.50)
    Royalties: $14,000 ($10.74)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($3.83)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($2.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($70.55)
  • Tax - Property: $96,000 ($73.62)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $63,000 ($48.31)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $29,000 ($22.24)
    Public Utilities Sales: $24,000 ($18.40)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $21,000 ($16.10)
    Other License: $3,000 ($2.30)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.53)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $754,000 ($578.22)

6.68% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,961 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
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 Banks County, GA  0.92% ($29,376 average AGI)
from Hall County, GA  0.90% ($36,489)
from White County, GA  0.74% ($36,926)


5.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,134 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Hall County, GA  0.82% ($41,814 average AGI)
to White County, GA  0.63% ($37,582)
to Banks County, GA  0.59% ($32,369)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Airy:

  • WCON (1450 AM; 1 kW; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WLET (1420 AM; 5 kW; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLBA (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCHM (1490 AM; 1 kW; CLARKESVILLE, GA; Owner: BRIAN ROTHELL)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WDGR (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: SMALL TOWN RADIO OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WJJC (1270 AM; 5 kW; COMMERCE, GA; Owner: BANKS-JACKSON BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Airy:

  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPPR (88.3 FM; DEMOREST, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WAZX-FM (101.9 FM; CLEVELAND, GA; Owner: WAZX-FM, INC)
  • WRAF (90.9 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WMJE (102.9 FM; CLARKESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WHEL (105.1 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTFH (89.9 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W269AY (101.7 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WBCX (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BRENAU COLLEGE)
  • WHLC (104.5 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORP.)
  • W277AL (103.3 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Airy:

  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WNEG-TV (Channel 32; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Mount Airy fatal accident list:

May 22, 2017 12:08 AM, Sr-365, Jess Kinney Road, Lat: 34.585583, Lon: -83.452875, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 16, 2007 04:03 PM, Dicks Hill Pwky, Sunlit Hollow, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 27, 1998 05:43 PM, 075611, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 25, 1981 10:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 108ft / 33.3mTotal length
  • $6,890,000Total costs
  • 21,332Total average daily traffic
  • 1,646Total average daily truck traffic
  • 31,927Total future (year 1997) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mount Airy, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mount Airy, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Jerry R Celio, Mount Airy Cp On Rr Right Of Way At Mp 557.9 (Lat: 34.521667 Lon: -83.494694), Type: 19.2, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, Jrcelio@nscorp.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 582-6224
  • Jerry R Celio, Mount Airy Cp On Rr Right Of Way At Mp 557.9 (Lat: 34.521667 Lon: -83.494694), Type: 19.2, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, Jrcelio@nscorp.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 582-6224

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Civil Defense Hdqtrs Chase Rd & Southern Rr (Lat: 34.515944 Lon: -83.512389), Call Sign: KYY905,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2014, Expiration Date: 11/14/2024, Registrant: State Of Georgia, 47 Trinity Ave Sw 3rd Floor, Atlanta, GA 30334, Phone: (404) 656-2042, Fax: (404) 657-0320, Email:
  • Chase Rd & Southern Rr In Civil Def Hdq (Lat: 34.515944 Lon: -83.512389), Call Sign: KAA383,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 155.265 MHz, Grant Date: 03/30/2013, Expiration Date: 03/29/2023, Registrant: Habersham Central Communications, 175 E.O.C. Dr, Mount Airy, GA 30563, Phone: (706) 778-3911, Fax: (706) 778-1921, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, On Us 23 1 Mi N Of (Lat: 34.522583 Lon: -83.484056), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: KQL97, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6633.75 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/2011, Expiration Date: 12/05/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/13/2015, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 529-1493, Fax: (404) 527-2914, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Airy)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 14060 , Serial Number: 28-20333, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 09/18/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 03/29/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel R Skinner, 467 Glade Rd, Mount Airy, GA 30563
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98494 , Serial Number: 17276301, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/1984, Certificate Issue Date: 09/24/2008
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Joe Dillard Jr Noggle, 5198 Camp Creek Rd, Mount Airy, GA 30563, Other Owners: Patricia O Noggle
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3762R , Serial Number: 17255562, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 01/14/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 02/03/2015
    Registrant (Individual): James M Poston, 195 Rolling Ridge Rd, Mount Airy, GA 30563
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/12/2018

2007 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2007 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 11. The highest number of fire incidents - 33 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Mount Airy, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.9%), and Outside Fires (40.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mount Airy, GA
    • 5741.9%Structure Fires
    • 5540.4%Outside Fires
    • 2417.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mount Airy, GA
Most common first names in Mount Airy, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2774.4 years
James1973.2 years
William1475.7 years
Mary1375.6 years
Robert1272.8 years
George974.5 years
Frank774.4 years
Betty767.3 years
Ethel778.1 years
Ruth782.0 years
Most common last names in Mount Airy, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Loudermilk2971.4 years
Franklin2380.0 years
Smith2175.8 years
Dill1274.9 years
Dodd975.4 years
Pitts979.4 years
Anderson881.2 years
Cody884.2 years
Clark881.5 years
Cash881.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mount Airy, GA
  • 72.1%Electricity
  • 20.3%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mount Airy, GA
  • 45.1%Electricity
  • 25.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.7%Wood
  • 11.0%Utility gas


Mount Airy compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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