For population 25 years and over in Ray City:
For population 15 years and over in Ray City city:
92 residents are foreign born (6.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,134 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (67.1 miles , pop. 76,939).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (105.3 miles , pop. 735,617).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (732.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Moody AFB, GA (2.6 miles ), Lakeland, GA (2.8 miles ), Barretts, GA (3.0 miles ), Nashville, GA (3.1 miles ), East River, GA (3.4 miles ), Cecil, GA (3.4 miles ), Hahira, GA (3.4 miles ), Adel, GA (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.08 N, Longitude: 83.20 W
Area code: 229
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Ray City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +143 (+23.7%).
Work and jobs in Ray City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ray City, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ray City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the Ray City city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/19/1988, a category F3 tornado 37.7 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 18 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Berrien County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bill Strickland (baseball) - Baseball player.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.64. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00219. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ray City and their reported violations in the past:CROW`S MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 296, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:RAY`S MILLPOND CAFE (Population served: 248, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 26.8%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.4% for Black residents, 50.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 89.9% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Ray City (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Ray City (based on Berrien County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Ray City government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,466 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:
8.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,540 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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Ray City fatal accident list:
Oct 12, 2002 04:03 AM, Sr-37, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 27, 1998 03:46 AM, Us-Sr11, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 11 meters (36ft)
Total average daily traffic: 10,820
Total average daily truck traffic: 262
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 16,230
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ray City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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