Oglethorpe, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 1,223 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.9%
 
Males: 623  (51.0%)
Females: 600  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  32.7 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31068.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,644 (it was $22,875 in 2000)
Oglethorpe:

$26,644
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,579 (it was $13,673 in 2000)

Oglethorpe city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,883 (it was $40,600 in 2000)
Oglethorpe:

$49,883
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $51,985; Detached houses: $58,143; Mobile homes: $23,125

Median gross rent in 2013: $503.

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  • Races in Oglethorpe, GA (2013)

    Oglethorpe races chart
    • 1,01271.6%Black alone
    • 36425.8%White alone
    • 161.1%Asian alone
    • 141.0%Two or more races
    • 80.6%Hispanic
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Oglethorpe: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (5.3%), Irish (4.9%), English (3.8%), Subsaharan African (3.3%), United States (2.6%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 300 feet

Land area: 2.03 square miles.

Population density: 602 people per square mile   (low).

Oglethorpe,GA real estate house value index trend

Oglethorpe, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Oglethorpe:

  • High school or higher: 65.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 12.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oglethorpe city:

  • Never married: 49.4%
  • Now married: 25.9%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

15 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Oglethorpe, Georgia as of August 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Oglethorpe to the number of sex offenders is 106 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $706 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $384 (0.8%)

Oglethorpe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (44.5 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (103.3 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (689.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Montezuma, GA (1.5 miles ), Andersonville, GA (2.8 miles ), Dooling, GA (3.0 miles) , Ideal, GA (3.0 miles ), Byromville, GA (3.3 miles ), Marshallville, GA (3.6 miles ), Lilly, GA (3.8 miles ), Ellaville, GA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 32.29 N, Longitude: 84.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 478

Oglethorpe household income distribution Oglethorpe home values distribution

Crime rates in Oglethorpe by Year
Type 2002 2006 2007 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 2101112
per 100,000 159.483.80.076.5874.4161.9
Assaults 114742317
per 100,000 79.71,172.5619.5305.81,828.31,376.5
Burglaries 1099108725
per 100,000 796.8753.8796.5764.56,915.72,024.3
Thefts 25642310459
per 100,000 1,992.0502.5354.01,758.48,267.14,777.3
Auto thefts 222421
per 100,000 159.4167.5177.0305.8159.081.0
Arson 10N/AN/AN/A0
per 100,000 79.70.0N/AN/AN/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.7) 220.6360.0216.5241.91515.0690.3

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Crime rate in Oglethorpe detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Georgia average:

2.77
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.8%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -107 (-8.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (23%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Oglethorpe, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oglethorpe-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.3 miles away from the Oglethorpe city center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/15/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the city center injured 28 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oglethorpe-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 84% 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 142.3 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 177.1 miles away from Oglethorpe center
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) earthquake occurred 205.5 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 200.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 232.1 miles away from Oglethorpe center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 445.7 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 Macon County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oglethorpe topographic map

Birthplace of: Octavia V. Rogers Albert - Chronicler.

Hospitals and medical centers near Oglethorpe:

  • MONTEZUMA NH (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • FLINT RIVER HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • MONTEZUMA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MONTEZUMA, GA)
  • PINEHILL NURSING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BYROMVILLE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oglethorpe:

  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 19 miles; Americus, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 20 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 29 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 41 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • Mercer University (about 45 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Darton State College (about 50 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • Albany State University (about 51 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)

Public elementary/middle school in Oglethorpe:

Private elementary/middle school in Oglethorpe:

  • OGLETHORPE SDA SCHOOL (Students: 18, Location: 84 BUCKCREEK BYPASS, Grades: KG-8)
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Notable locations in Oglethorpe: Oglethorpe City Hall (A), Macon County Courthouse (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Chase Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Macon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 51.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.8%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.2% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
32 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
27 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oglethorpe city (based on Macon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,58518
Black Protestant1,92711
Mainline Protestant6248
Other2221
Catholic2101
None9,172-
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
Macon County:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Macon County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

3.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Macon County:

33.1%
Georgia:

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

16.1%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.3%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.3%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Oglethorpe:

30.1
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Oglethorpe:

20.4%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.8%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Oglethorpe:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

37.6%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

50.6%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Oglethorpe:

80.4%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oglethorpe, 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
Other Government Administration 1$3,001$36,01211$1,081
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,754$35,0167$5,739
Police - Other 1$2,585$31,0200$0
Streets and Highways 2$3,716$22,2960$0
Solid Waste Management 2$4,530$27,1800$0
Water Supply 3$7,271$29,0840$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$520
Totals for Government 12$29,857$29,85720$7,340

Oglethorpe government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $209,000 ($170.89)
    Water Utilities: $144,000 ($117.74)
    Regular Highways: $106,000 ($86.67)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $356,000 ($291.09)
    Police Protection: $249,000 ($203.60)
    Sewerage: $238,000 ($194.60)
    Central Staff Services: $203,000 ($165.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $98,000 ($80.13)
    Regular Highways: $71,000 ($58.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000 ($9.81)
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000 ($2.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.64)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $1,000 ($0.82)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Water Utilities: $50,000 ($40.88)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $204,000 ($166.80)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($16.35)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($10.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $342,000 ($279.64)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($14.72)

Oglethorpe government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $262,000 ($214.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $133,000 ($108.75)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $273,000 ($223.22)
    General Local Government Support: $117,000 ($95.67)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $96,000 ($78.50)
    Fines and Forfeits: $42,000 ($34.34)
    Rents: $9,000 ($7.36)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($3.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $393,000 ($321.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $35,000 ($28.62)
    Public Welfare: $3,000 ($2.45)
  • Tax - Property: $147,000 ($120.20)
    Other Selective Sales: $63,000 ($51.51)
    Public Utilities Sales: $54,000 ($44.15)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $39,000 ($31.89)
    Other License: $6,000 ($4.91)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $3,000 ($2.45)

Oglethorpe government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $445,000 ($363.86)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $380,000 ($310.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000 ($53.15)

Oglethorpe government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,000 ($48.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,313,000 ($1073.59)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $139,000 ($113.65)

6.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.16%
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 Houston County, GA  1.09% ($18,405 average AGI)
from Sumter County, GA  0.55% ($30,476)
from Peach County, GA  0.44% ($22,529)


7.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,289 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
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 Houston County, GA  1.85% ($29,486 average AGI)
to Peach County, GA  0.54% ($19,381)
to Sumter County, GA  0.41% ($26,375)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oglethorpe:

  • WMNZ (1050 AM; 0 kW; MONTEZUMA, GA; Owner: MACON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGA (980 AM; 5 kW; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oglethorpe:

  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCOP-FM (99.9 FM; UNADILLA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WQSY (103.9 FM; HAWKINSVILLE, GA; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIBB-FM (97.9 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WISK-FM (98.7 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: SUMTER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPGA-FM (100.9 FM; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGB (95.1 FM; MONTEZUMA, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJTG (91.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: JOY PUBLIC B/CNG CORP)

TV broadcast stations around Oglethorpe:

  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WACS-TV (Channel 25; DAWSON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • Oglethorpe, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:0
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents25
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count109
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents168
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities118
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents284
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents17
See more detailed statistics of Oglethorpe fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $2,186,000Total costs
  • 10,760Total average daily traffic
  • 546Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,140Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Oglethorpe)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Oglethorpe, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • OGLETHORPE, 200 Riverview Ln (Lat: 32.291333 Lon: -84.055778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 132.5 m, Overall height: 137.1 m, Call Sign: WMS290
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2015, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • OGLETHORPE, Rte 1, Ga Hwy 26 (Lat: 32.266278 Lon: -84.106750), Overall height: 137.5 m, Call Sign: WPOR824
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.481 MHz, 928.481 MHzGrant Date: 12/11/2008, Expiration Date: 01/25/2019Registrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:
  • OGLETHROPE, Route 1, Ga Hwy. 26 (Lat: 32.266111 Lon: -84.106944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 134.1 m, Overall height: 137.5 m, Call Sign: WPQR932
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.293 MHz, 941.293 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2010, Expiration Date: 09/11/2020, Certifier: V. Bruce WilkesRegistrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:
  • MACGA0158 (MwRptr 2), 200 Riverview Ln (Lat: 32.291389 Lon: -84.055833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 132.5 m, Overall height: 137.1 m, Call Sign: WQPK366
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/12/2022, Certifier: Patricia MorrisonRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • On Georgia Hwy 241 One Mile West Of Oglethorpe (Lat: 32.295417 Lon: -84.077667), Call Sign: WXR927, Licensee ID: L00038850
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.300 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2004Registrant: Kpl Corporation, Milledgeville, GA 31061, Phone: (912) 453-8777

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K4VTJ, Licensee ID: L00786132, Grant Date: 12/17/2013, Expiration Date: 01/18/2024, Certifier: Earl J Evans, Registrant: Earl J Evans, 68 Hummingbird Drive, Oglethorpe, GA 31068
  • Call Sign: KI4BEO, Licensee ID: L00705642, Grant Date: 03/28/2013, Expiration Date: 06/24/2023, Certifier: John G Turner, Registrant: John G Turner, 1568 Old Ideal Rd, Oglethorpe, GA 31068
  • Call Sign: KK4EFJ, Licensee ID: L01662115, Grant Date: 09/19/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021, Certifier: Joe L Turner Sr, Registrant: Joe L Turner Sr, 1755 Old Ideal Rd, Oglethorpe, GA 31068
  • Call Sign: KM4LAY, Licensee ID: L01949759, Grant Date: 06/09/2015, Expiration Date: 06/09/2025, Certifier: James R Bray Jr, Registrant: James R Bray Jr, Oglethorpe, GA 31068


FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Oglethorpe)
Most common first names in Oglethorpe, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Willie3967.8 years
James3071.2 years
John2967.9 years
Mary2675.7 years
William1471.8 years
George1471.4 years
Robert1470.6 years
Charlie1466.4 years
Annie1475.4 years
Henry1373.5 years
Most common last names in Oglethorpe, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2275.2 years
Tookes2168.1 years
Jones2165.6 years
English1868.2 years
Williams1772.7 years
Walker1660.7 years
Harris1571.8 years
Johnson1474.9 years
Hill1272.4 years
Brown1270.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Oglethorpe compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Oglethorpe on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #100 (31068) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 1,000+)"
There are 5 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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