Register, Georgia

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.4%

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

11.63
Georgia average:

3.67
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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Georgia:

5.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +14 (+9.3%).
Most common industries in Register, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (21.8%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (33.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (8.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (15.8%)
  • Machinery (10.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.5%)
  • Public administration (10.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.5%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
Most common occupations in Register, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (9.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (9.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (13.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (11.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.3%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (8.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Construction laborers (8.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (26.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (10.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (10.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (10.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.5%)

Average climate in Register, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Register-area historical tornado activity is below Georgia state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Register town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 4/9/1998, a category F3 tornado 22.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 17 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Register-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 34% 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 109.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 107.8 miles away from Register center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 113.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 287.8 miles away from Register center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 101.0 miles away from Register center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 261.5 miles away from Register center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bulloch County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Register topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Register:

  • EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • EAGLE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • STATESBORO NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • EAST GEORGIA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • OGEECHEE HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • BROWN'S HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • WESTWOOD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Register:

  • Georgia Southern University (about 8 miles; Statesboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 18,824)
  • East Georgia State College (about 30 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 51 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,399)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 51 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 9,964)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 51 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • South University–Savannah Online (about 53 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 13,512)
  • Savannah State University (about 54 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,193)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Register Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Register and their reported violations in the past:

COYOTE CROSSING (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.6%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.8%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Georgia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Register, GA (based on Bulloch County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,24855
Mainline Protestant5,14312
Catholic1,8971
Black Protestant1,3118
Other9156
None44,703-
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
Bulloch County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Bulloch County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
This county:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Bulloch County:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 57
Bulloch County:

8.61 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

9.2%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.2%
Georgia:

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

14.5%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Register:

52.5%
State:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Register:

48.8%
Georgia:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.6
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Register:

10.9%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.5%
Georgia:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Register:

6.5
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Register:

36.8%
Georgia:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

59.1%
Georgia:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Register:

82.9%
Georgia:

80.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Register, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,020
Water Supply 0$0 2$2,120
Totals for Government 0$0 3$3,140

Register government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($132.28)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $50,000 ($264.55)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($74.07)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($47.62)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($31.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($21.16)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($21.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($5.29)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($5.29)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($5.29)

Register government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $45,000 ($238.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $19,000 ($100.53)
    General Revenue - Other: $11,000 ($58.20)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $14,000 ($74.07)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $11,000 ($58.20)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $3,000 ($15.87)
    Property: $1,000 ($5.29)

Register government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $90,000 ($476.19)

8.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,522 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.76%
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 Chatham County, GA  0.96% ($45,065 average AGI)
from Effingham County, GA  0.44% ($32,348)
from Screven County, GA  0.42% ($29,586)


8.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,611 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.98%
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 Chatham County, GA  0.92% ($36,505 average AGI)
to Effingham County, GA  0.35% ($31,397)
to Bryan County, GA  0.31% ($30,625)

Businesses in Register, GA

  • FedEx: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Register:

  • WPTB (850 AM; 1 kW; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WHCG (1360 AM; 1 kW; METTER, GA; Owner: RADIO METTER, INC.)
  • WWNS (1240 AM; 1 kW; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCLA (1470 AM; 1 kW; CLAXTON, GA; Owner: PROGRESSIVE UNITED COMM., INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBMQ (630 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Register:

  • WMCD (100.1 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WPMX (102.9 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WBMZ (104.9 FM; METTER, GA; Owner: WM. JIMMY PAGE, TR/AS RADIO METTER)
  • W257BG (99.3 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVGS (91.9 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCLA-FM (107.3 FM; CLAXTON, GA; Owner: PROGRESSIVE UNITED COMM., INC.)
  • WJCL-FM (96.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIXV (95.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSVH (91.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WEAS-FM (93.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQZY (95.9 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCGN (106.3 FM; GLENNVILLE, GA; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHKN (94.9 FM; MILLEN, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WRBX (104.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, GA; Owner: WRBX / WTNL, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Register:

  • W48BH (Channel 48; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • W25CQ (Channel 25; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • WGSA-CA (Channel 50; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)

Register fatal accident list:

May 26, 2015 03:45 AM, Sr-73, Lat: 32.265358, Lon: -81.873339, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 23, 2010 01:45 PM, I-16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 2009 07:59 AM, Kennedy Bridges Rd, Lat: 32.350692, Lon: -81.892283, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 8, 2006 03:13 AM, Co Rd 155, Lat: 32.370910, Lon: -81.885650, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 6, 1997 02:55 PM, 155, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 46.9mTotal length
  • $11,546,000Total costs
  • 127,620Total average daily traffic
  • 4,212Total average daily truck traffic
  • 122,730Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Register, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 91970-1979
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Register, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Register)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • REGISTER, 1395 Akins Anderson Road (Lat: 32.323722 Lon: -81.878083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WPNB538,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/11/2015, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • REGISTER, 1650 Akins Anderson Road (Lat: 32.323722 Lon: -81.878056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQTL752,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2014, Expiration Date: 02/28/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • AT04AW038, 330 Jodan Rd (Lat: 32.306111 Lon: -81.847222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQVD321,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/07/2015, Expiration Date: 01/07/2025, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:
  • REGISTER, Register (Lat: 32.323611 Lon: -81.890278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WQZB491,
    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 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 03/28/2017, Expiration Date: 03/28/2027, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Register)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2007 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 9. The highest number of fires - 21 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Register, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (54.1%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (30.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Register, GA
    • 5954.1%Outside Fires
    • 3330.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1715.6%Structure Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Register, GA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Register, GA
  • 89.5%Electricity
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Register, GA
  • 83.3%Electricity
  • 16.7%Utility gas


Register compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2022.