Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (29.9 miles , pop. 185,781).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (65.0 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (635.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Pine Mountain, GA (2.3 miles ), LaGrange, GA (3.3 miles ), Hamilton, GA (3.3 miles ), Warm Springs, GA (3.7 miles ), Greenville, GA (3.7 miles ), Shiloh, GA (3.8 miles ), West Point, GA (3.9 miles ), Hillcrest, GA (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 32.92 N, Longitude: 84.91 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Oak Grove-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/19/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Oak Grove place center killed 2 people and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 12/5/1954, a category F3 tornado 18.4 miles away from the place center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Oak Grove-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 98.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Troup County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Oak Grove compared to Georgia state average:
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Religion statistics for Oak Grove CCD (based on Troup County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.40%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
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6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,482 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($164 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,239 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Oak Grove)
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