Rhine, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 379 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.2%
 
Males: 177  (46.8%)
Females: 202  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 31077.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $25,252 (it was $19,107 in 2000)
Rhine:

$25,252
GA:

$53,559

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,082 (it was $14,204 in 2000)

Rhine town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $69,281 (it was $37,000 in 2000)
Rhine:

$69,281
GA:

$166,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $99,735; Detached houses: $130,512; Mobile homes: $37,038

Median gross rent in 2016: $595.

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  • Races in Rhine, GA (2010)

    Rhine races chart
    • 25564.7%White alone
    • 11829.9%Black alone
    • 194.8%Hispanic
    • 10.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rhine: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (20.8%), English (15.8%), Scottish (5.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 225 feet

Land area: 3.14 square miles.

Population density: 121 people per square mile   (very low).

Rhine,GA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Rhine:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rhine town:

  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

43 residents are foreign born (7.2% Latin America).

This town:

8.3%
Georgia:

9.8%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Rhine, Georgia as of June 20, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Rhine to the number of sex offenders is 129 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $608 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $680 (1.0%)

Rhine satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (63.4 miles , pop. 76,939).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (141.0 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (713.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Abbeville, GA (2.5 miles ), Milan, GA (2.9 miles ), Chauncey, GA (3.3 miles ), Eastman, GA (3.8 miles ), Little House Creek, GA (3.9 miles ), Rochelle, GA (3.9 miles ), Helena, GA (4.2 miles ), Jacksonville, GA (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 31.99 N, Longitude: 83.20 W

Area code: 229

Rhine household income distribution Rhine home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.3%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -43 (-9.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (34%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Rhine, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rhine-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 25% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Rhine town center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.3 miles away from the town center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rhine-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% 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 136.6 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 223.1 miles away from Rhine center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 189.0 miles away from the city 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 247.4 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 255.6 miles away from Rhine 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 447.8 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 Dodge County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Rhine:

  • ABBEVILLE HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ABBEVILLE, GA)
  • DODGE COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)
  • THREE RIVERS HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rhine:

  • South Georgia State College (about 40 miles; Douglas, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,507)
  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 41 miles; Tifton, GA; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 48 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 6,829)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 56 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Georgia Southwestern State University (about 60 miles; Americus, GA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Albany State University (about 63 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Mercer University (about 64 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)

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

Churches in Rhine include: Bethel Church (A), Rhine Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Dodge County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 39.2%
(30.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.1% for Black residents, 53.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.4%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Rhine (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Rhine Branch at 390 Second Street, branch established on 1918/05/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $145.5 mil, Deposits: $128.1 mil, headquarters in Eastman, GA, negative income in the last year, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.0
Georgia average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rhine town (based on Dodge County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,37760
Mainline Protestant80612
Catholic3281
Black Protestant2053
Other91
None8,071-
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: 10
Dodge County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Dodge County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Dodge County:

7.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Dodge County:

30.3%
Georgia:

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

12.3%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rhine:

41.1%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Rhine:

29.0
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.2%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rhine:

11.9%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rhine:

6.8
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Rhine:

50.6%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.6%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rhine, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,309$27,7080$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,362
Solid Waste Management 2$3,347$20,0820$0
Water Supply 0$0 2$610
Totals for Government 3$5,656$22,62411$1,972

Rhine government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $38,000 ($100.26)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($92.35)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($63.32)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($31.66)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($26.39)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($5.28)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($2.64)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $48,000 ($126.65)

Rhine government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $11,000 ($29.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $50,000 ($131.93)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $3,000 ($7.92)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($5.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $16,000 ($42.22)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $15,000 ($39.58)
    Public Utilities: $13,000 ($34.30)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $10,000 ($26.39)
    Property: $9,000 ($23.75)
    NEC: $5,000 ($13.19)

Rhine government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $38,000 ($100.26)

5.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
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 Telfair County, GA  0.64% ($21,769 average AGI)
from Laurens County, GA  0.56% ($26,912)
from Bleckley County, GA  0.33% ($23,550)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,207 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
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 Laurens County, GA  0.70% ($20,628 average AGI)
to Houston County, GA  0.60% ($37,811)
to Bleckley County, GA  0.42% ($20,769)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rhine:

  • WUFF (710 AM; daytime; 3 kW; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • 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.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rhine:

  • WQIL (101.3 FM; CHAUNCEY, GA; Owner: GSW, INC.)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WUFF-FM (97.5 FM; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WMCG (104.9 FM; MILAN, GA; Owner: TEL-DODGE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WRDO (96.9 FM; FITZGERALD, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WYSC (102.7 FM; MCRAE, GA; Owner: CINECOM BROASCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WQSY (103.9 FM; HAWKINSVILLE, GA; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rhine:

  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Rhine fatal accident list:

Jan 22, 2011 00:04 AM, Sweethome Church Rd, Lat: 32.01373, Lon: -83.14067, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 2, 1988 11:30 PM, 117, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 16, 1979 08:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Jan 29, 1979 01:35 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 13, 1978 07:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $240,000Total costs
  • 840Total average daily traffic
  • 8Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,260Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rhine)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: WB4CSW, Licensee ID: L00133848, Grant Date: 11/15/2006, Expiration Date: 01/28/2017, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2009, Registrant: Gary G Helton, Rhine, GA 31077
  • Call Sign: W4CSW, Previous Call Sign: WB4CSW, Licensee ID: L00133848, Grant Date: 11/10/2009, Expiration Date: 11/10/2019, Certifier: Gary G Helton, Registrant: Gary G Helton, Rhine, GA 31077

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7840N , Serial Number: 28-5294, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Barry Ryals, 3453 B Temperance Rd, Rhine, GA 31077

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Most common first names in Rhine, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3075.2 years
James1468.7 years
Mary1278.5 years
William1276.1 years
Annie1171.4 years
Charlie1179.5 years
Willie1074.5 years
George872.5 years
Bessie780.6 years
Thomas775.2 years
Most common last names in Rhine, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hilliard2471.2 years
Conley1874.2 years
Walker1573.2 years
Bowen1576.8 years
Harrell1476.3 years
Williams1371.4 years
Mcduffie1269.5 years
Maloy1274.8 years
Reaves1181.6 years
Yawn1079.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (88%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)

Rhine compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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