For population 25 years and over in Phoenix:
For population 15 years and over in Phoenix CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens, GA (41.9 miles , pop. 76,500).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (71.5 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (634.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Eatonton, GA (2.7 miles ), Devereux, GA (3.3 miles ), Little River, GA (3.5 miles ), White Plains, GA (4.0 miles ), Greensboro, GA (4.0 miles ), Buckhead, GA (4.0 miles ), Siloam, GA (4.1 miles ), Sparta, GA (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 33.35 N, Longitude: 83.26 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Phoenix: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Phoenix, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Phoenix-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Phoenix place 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 33.9 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Phoenix-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 91% 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 57.4 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 24.9 miles away from Phoenix center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.8 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 61.7 miles away from Phoenix center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.2 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 Putnam County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Phoenix:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Phoenix:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.514. This is significantly worse than average. There were 151 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.76. This is better than average. There were 31 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.1. This is significantly worse than average. There were 65 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.8. This is about average. There were 122 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 36.5. This is significantly worse than average. There were 154 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.88. This is about average. There were 37 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00249. This is significantly better than average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Phoenix compared to Georgia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Phoenix (based on Putnam County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 24.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.78% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($58,036 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:
7.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,586 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Phoenix)
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