For population 25 years and over in Resaca:
For population 15 years and over in Resaca city:
233 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,122 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (37.1 miles , pop. 155,554).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (64.6 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (523.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sugar Valley-Resaca, GA (1.6 miles) , Calhoun, GA (2.3 miles ), Casey Springs, GA (2.9 miles) , Red Bud, GA (3.4 miles) , Villanow, GA (3.4 miles) , Plainville, GA (3.6 miles ), Dalton, GA (3.7 miles ), Ranger, GA (3.8 miles) .
Latitude: 34.58 N, Longitude: 84.94 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Work and jobs in Resaca: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Resaca, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Resaca-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 142% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.2 miles away from the Resaca city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/27/1994, a category F4 tornado 31.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Resaca-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.8 miles away from Resaca center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 33.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.3 miles away from Resaca center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gordon County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.2%
(29.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 12.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.1% 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)
98 people in nursing homes in 2000
Resaca compared to Georgia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Resaca city (based on Gordon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
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Resaca government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,923 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:
6.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,210 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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Resaca fatal accident list:
Dec 24, 2008 05:22 PM, Sr-41, Lat: 34.573953, Lon: -84.940175, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
Feb 19, 1999 07:54 AM, I-75(Sr401), Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jan 17, 1990 11:55 AM, Sr3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 1, 1988 11:45 PM, Sr3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Resaca)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Resaca)
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.