Riddleville, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 95 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -23.4%
Males: 50  (52.9%)
Females: 45  (47.1%)
Median resident age:  41.5 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 31035

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,412 (it was $39,167 in 2000)
Riddleville:

$47,412
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,037 (it was $15,012 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $72,531 (it was $88,000 in 2000)
Riddleville:

$72,531
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $83,587; Detached houses: $101,913; Mobile homes: $42,981

Median gross rent in 2013: $491.

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    • 7881.3%White alone
    • 1717.7%Black alone
    • 11.0%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Riddleville: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (23.0%), English (12.2%), Italian (2.7%), United States (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 410 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 123 people per square mile   (very low).

Riddleville, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Riddleville:

  • High school or higher: 69.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Riddleville town:

  • Never married: 44.0%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,359 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $645 (1.0%)

Riddleville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (52.1 miles , pop. 195,182).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (116.5 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (644.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Davisboro, GA (2.5 miles ), Harrison, GA (2.6 miles ), Tennille, GA (3.0 miles ), Sandersville, GA (3.1 miles ), Bartow, GA (3.4 miles ), Wrightsville, GA (3.6 miles ), Wadley, GA (3.9 miles ), Balls Ferry, GA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 32.91 N, Longitude: 82.66 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 478

Riddleville household income distribution Riddleville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.4%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+96.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (50%)
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Finance and insurance (32%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (11%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (53%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Riddleville, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Riddleville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/13/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.7 miles away from the Riddleville town center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.3 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Riddleville-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 85% 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 67.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 146.3 miles away from Riddleville 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 202.9 miles away from the city 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 148.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 213.3 miles away from Riddleville center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 162.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Riddleville:

  • RAI SANDERSVILLE INC (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; SANDERSVILLE, GA)
  • SMITH MEDICAL NURSING CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SANDERSVILLE, GA)
  • RAWLINGS NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SANDERSVILLE, GA)
  • WASHINGTON COUNTY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SANDERSVILLE, GA)
  • WASHINGTON CO ECF (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SANDERSVILLE, GA)
  • WASHINGTON CO EXTENDED CARE FA (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SANDERSVILLE, GA)
  • HERITAGE INN OF SANDERSVILLE HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SANDERSVILLE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Riddleville:

  • East Georgia State College (about 30 miles; Swainsboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,345)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 35 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Georgia College and State University (about 36 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,271)
  • Augusta Technical College (about 51 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,494)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 56 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 6,862)
  • Mercer University (about 58 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 62 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)

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

Church in Riddleville: Ammie S Page Memorial Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 45.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.1%
(28.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.0%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.5% of all households

Riddleville compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Georgia average:

12.6

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (83%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Riddleville town (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,56245
Black Protestant2,12815
Mainline Protestant1,69013
Catholic981
Other422
None9,667-
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: 3
Washington County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Washington County:

9.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

31.9%
Georgia:

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

16.4%
State:

14.6%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$608
Water Supply 0$0 2$549
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,157

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($147.37)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($231.58)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($157.89)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($31.58)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($21.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($21.05)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($21.05)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($21.05)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($10.53)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($21.05)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($21.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $20,000 ($210.53)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($31.58)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($21.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,000 ($84.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($63.16)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,000 ($94.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $58,000 ($610.53)
    General Support: $11,000 ($115.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($10.53)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $14,000 ($147.37)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $5,000 ($52.63)
    Property: $1,000 ($10.53)
    NEC: $1,000 ($10.53)

Riddleville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $159,000 ($1673.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $153,000 ($1610.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $6,000 ($63.16)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $47,000 ($494.74)

4.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,074 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.02%
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 Baldwin County, GA  0.59% ($27,725 average AGI)
from Laurens County, GA  0.27% ($26,222)
from Richmond County, GA  0.25% ($22,647)


4.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.45%
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 Baldwin County, GA  0.50% ($44,176 average AGI)
to Johnson County, GA  0.24% ($12,125)
to Laurens County, GA  0.21% ($22,214)

Strongest AM radio stations in Riddleville:

  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSNT (1490 AM; 1 kW; SANDERSVILLE, GA; Owner: RADIO WNST, INC.)
  • WMLT (1330 AM; 5 kW; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WGAC (580 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Riddleville:

  • WQZY (95.9 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAKB (96.9 FM; WRENS, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WJFL (101.9 FM; TENNILLE, GA; Owner: FALL LINE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WDBN (107.5 FM; WRIGHTSVILLE, GA; Owner: D/B/A DOWDY PARTNERS)
  • WSNT-FM (99.9 FM; SANDERSVILLE, GA; Owner: RADIO STATION WSNT, INC.)
  • WELT (98.1 FM; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEH-FM (92.1 FM; LOUISVILLE, GA; Owner: PEACH BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLRR (100.7 FM; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; Owner: PRESTON W. SMALL)

TV broadcast stations around Riddleville:

  • WCES-TV (Channel 20; WRENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
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