Rincon, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 9,638 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +120.2%
Males: 4,745  (49.2%)
Females: 4,893  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  31.3 years
Georgia median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 31326.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $64,239 (it was $40,903 in 2000)
Rincon:

$64,239
GA:

$51,244

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $23,916 (it was $22,023 in 2000)

Rincon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $170,594 (it was $87,400 in 2000)
Rincon:

$170,594
GA:

$159,300

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,036.

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  • Races in Rincon, GA (2010)

    Rincon races chart
    • 6,12969.4%White alone
    • 1,84520.9%Black alone
    • 4214.8%Hispanic
    • 2172.5%Two or more races
    • 1691.9%Asian alone
    • 260.3%American Indian alone
    • 270.3%Other race alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rincon: 93.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Rincon, GA City Guides:

Ancestries: American (17.4%), Irish (9.1%), German (6.5%), Scotch-Irish (4.9%), English (3.6%), Italian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 73 feet

Land area: 6.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,436 people per square mile   (low).

Rincon,GA real estate house value index trend

Rincon, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Rincon:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rincon city:

  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

546 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This city:

5.6%
Georgia:

9.8%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Rincon, Georgia as of February 25, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Rincon to the number of sex offenders is 271 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,754 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,302 (0.9%)

Rincon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (18.4 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (138.8 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (631.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Springfield, GA (2.6 miles ), Hardeeville, SC (3.0 miles ), Port Wentworth, GA (3.1 miles ), Guyton, GA (3.1 miles ), Bloomingdale, GA (3.5 miles ), Pooler, GA (3.6 miles ), Garden City, GA (3.7 miles ), Pooler-Burroughs, GA (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 48 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 1998: 49 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 116 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2000: 102 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 102 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2002: 120 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2003: 126 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2004: 128 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2005: 270 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 268 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 205 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 48 buildings, average cost: $155,700
  • 2009: 109 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 2010: 40 buildings, average cost: $155,700
  • 2011: 44 buildings, average cost: $125,900
  • 2012: 42 buildings, average cost: $200,200
  • 2013: 35 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2014: 39 buildings, average cost: $129,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.29 N, Longitude: 81.23 W

Area code: 912

Rincon household income distribution Rincon home values distribution

Crime rates in Rincon by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 010
per 100,000 0.021.90.0
Robberies 021
per 100,000 0.043.719.0
Assaults 146
per 100,000 22.387.4114.1
Burglaries 172214
per 100,000 379.3480.8266.2
Theft 124108121
per 100,000 2,766.62,360.12,300.4
Auto thefts 577
per 100,000 111.6153.0133.1
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 327.1) 156.8196.1155.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Rincon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Georgia average:

2.77
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,346 (+44.4%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Rincon, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rincon-area historical tornado activity is below Georgia state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the Rincon city center killed 2 people and injured 17 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 3/15/2008, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the city center caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rincon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 131.2 miles away from Rincon 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 76.2 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 83.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from Rincon 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 295.9 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 Effingham County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: Artie Ulmer - 2005 NFL player (Atlanta Falcons, born: Jul 30, 1973).

Hospitals and medical centers in Rincon:

  • RINCON DIALYSIS (604 TOWNE PARK WEST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rincon:

  • EFFINGHAM NORTH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, GA)
  • WESTVIEW NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PORT WENTWORTH, GA)
  • PLACE AT POOLER, THE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; POOLER, GA)
  • CHARLTON VISITING NURSES SERVICES- GREATER SAVAN (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; POOLER, GA)

Amtrak station near Rincon:

  • 16 miles: SAVANNAH (2611 SEABOARD COAST LINE DR.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rincon:

  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 18 miles; Savannah, GA; Full-time enrollment: 9,964)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 20 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • Savannah State University (about 22 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,193)
  • South University–Savannah Online (about 22 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 13,512)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 23 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,399)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 34 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • East Georgia State College (about 67 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)

Private high school in Rincon:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rincon:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Family Health and Birth Center, 119 Chimney Road an out of hospital birth center

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Notable locations in Rincon: Rincon Fire Department Station 1 (A), Rincon Town Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Rincon South Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Rincon include: Bethel Chapel (A), Saint Marys Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Willowpeg Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Willowpeg Creek (A), Rincon Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Days Inn (582 South Columbia Avenue), Days Inn Of Rincon (583 N Columbia Ave).

Effingham 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 2013 was 58.1. This is better than average.

City:

58.1
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.07. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.07
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.08
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00199. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00199
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 13.6%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.9% for Black residents, 31.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.8%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Rincon (2011 data):

  • First Chatham Bank: Rincon Branch at 5633 Highway 21, South, branch established on 2006/03/14. Info updated 2007/11/13: Bank assets: $521.5 mil, Deposits: $430.7 mil, headquarters in Savannah, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Fcb Financial Corp.
  • CertusBank, National Association: Rincon Branch at 597 S. Columbia Avenue, branch established on 2006/04/10. Info updated 2011/05/23: Bank assets: $1,817.6 mil, Deposits: $1,457.3 mil, headquarters in Easley, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: Certusholdings, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Rincon Branch at 119 North Columbia Avenue, branch established on 1971/10/04. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Rincon Branch at 470 South Columbia Avenue, branch established on 1995/02/13. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Heritage Bank of the South: Rincon Branch at 600 South Columbia Avenue, branch established on 1998/11/02. Info updated 2011/08/22: Bank assets: $1,086.7 mil, Deposits: $905.6 mil, headquarters in Albany, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices
  • The Coastal Bank: Rincon Branch Office at 5799 Highway 21 South, branch established on 2002/06/18. Info updated 2009/04/15: Bank assets: $448.7 mil, Deposits: $375.7 mil, headquarters in Savannah, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Coastal Bankshares, Inc.
  • The Heritage Bank: Rincon Walmart Branch at 434 South Columbia Avenue, branch established on 2004/05/19. Info updated 2009/07/27: Bank assets: $865.2 mil, Deposits: $792.7 mil, headquarters in Hinesville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty Shares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Georgia average:

12.4

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

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Religion statistics for Rincon city (based on Effingham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,46450
Mainline Protestant4,59317
Black Protestant8456
Other4822
Catholic4001
Orthodox751
None31,391-
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: 5
Effingham County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Effingham County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Effingham County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Effingham County:

29.1%
Georgia:

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

10.0%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rincon:

45.9%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rincon:

21.2%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.6%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

34.3%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Rincon:

56.1%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.5%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rincon, 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 6$17,571$35,1420$0
Other Government Administration 1$6,052$72,6240$0
Police Protection - Officers 26$83,530$38,5520$0
Police - Other 7$15,654$26,8354$1,847
Firefighters 19$59,715$37,7150$0
Streets and Highways 10$27,586$33,1034$5,786
Airports 2$4,697$28,1824$1,284
Welfare 1$2,399$28,7880$0
Health 2$3,549$21,2940$0
Solid Waste Management 13$28,696$26,4896$4,463
Sewerage 2$9,370$56,2202$2,069
Parks and Recreation 16$37,937$28,45311$9,199
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$11,997$71,9820$0
Water Supply 6$18,585$37,1700$0
Electric Power 13$39,316$36,2920$0
Gas Supply 9$27,806$37,0750$0
Other and Unallocable 5$12,640$30,3369$5,581
Totals for Government 140$407,100$34,89440$30,229

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $587,000 ($60.90)
    Water Utilities: $435,000 ($45.13)
    Sewerage: $290,000 ($30.09)
    Central Staff Services: $230,000 ($23.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $208,000 ($21.58)
    Regular Highways: $173,000 ($17.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $139,000 ($14.42)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $66,000 ($6.85)
    Financial Administration: $60,000 ($6.23)
    Fire Protection: $37,000 ($3.84)
    General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($1.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $648,000 ($67.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $182,000 ($18.88)
    Water Utilities: $155,000 ($16.08)
    Fire Protection: $115,000 ($11.93)
    Sewerage: $103,000 ($10.69)
    Police Protection: $77,000 ($7.99)
    Regular Highways: $26,000 ($2.70)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($1.14)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $755,000 ($78.34)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $105,000 ($10.89)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $525,000 ($54.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $133,000 ($13.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $121,000 ($12.55)
    All Other: $61,000 ($6.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $525,000 ($54.47)
    General Support: $425,000 ($44.10)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $361,000 ($37.46)
    Interest Earnings: $273,000 ($28.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $788,000 ($81.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($1.04)
    Highways: $4,000 ($0.42)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $216,000 ($22.41)
    NEC: $159,000 ($16.50)
    Other Selective Sales: $159,000 ($16.50)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $96,000 ($9.96)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,587,000 ($164.66)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,435,000 ($148.89)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $152,000 ($15.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,675,000 ($588.82)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $202,000 ($20.96)

8.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,891 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.38%
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 Chatham County, GA  3.44% ($34,372 average AGI)
from Bulloch County, GA  0.39% ($30,304)
from Bryan County, GA  0.34% ($35,049)


8.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,772 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.73%
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 Chatham County, GA  3.41% ($32,309 average AGI)
to Bulloch County, GA  0.50% ($27,011)
to Bryan County, GA  0.41% ($35,892)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rincon:

  • WBMQ (630 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTKS (1290 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJLG (900 AM; 4 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WSOK (1230 AM; 1 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNFO (1430 AM; daytime; 1 kW; RIDGELAND, SC)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rincon:

  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJCL-FM (96.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSVH (91.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WIXV (95.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSIS (103.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEAS-FM (93.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYKZ (98.7 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYFS (89.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLVH (101.1 FM; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGZR (106.9 FM; BLUFFTON, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFXH-FM (106.1 FM; HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLFS (91.9 FM; PORT WENTWORTH, GA; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC)
  • WLOW (107.9 FM; PORT ROYAL, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMCD (100.1 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WJZX (99.7 FM; HOLLYWOOD, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVV (104.9 FM; RIDGELAND, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJWJ-FM (89.9 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLXP (88.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CHRISTIAN MULTIMEDIA NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rincon:

  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • WGSA-CA (Channel 50; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WXSX-LP (Channel 13; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W55AW (Channel 55; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • W57CT (Channel 57; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WHDS-LP (Channel 32; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: BROADCAST CORP. OF AMERICA)
  • WJWJ-TV (Channel 16; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W19CH (Channel 19; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W35AY (Channel 35; HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC; Owner: MYRON K. HINES)
  • W53BX (Channel 53; HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC; Owner: WHHI-TV, INC.)
Rincon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rincon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $2,651,000Total costs
  • 63,660Total average daily traffic
  • 635Total average daily truck traffic
  • 95,490Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rincon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 97 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rincon, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rincon)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rincon)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$161,6057$153,53733$157,8971$52,2506$124,4102$42,445
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$159,3970$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$154,6300$014$165,8391$62,1000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$133,9001$116,69011$171,1340$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$162,5550$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0303.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$218,8401$307,760
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$151,960
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0303.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

MCGREGOR DOWNS (3260059) (Serves SC, Population served: 626, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2011)
DEERWOOD S/D-GREEN PEACE RV PK (Population served: 133, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
BROTHERS` KEEPERS (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-15-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2004), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2006)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
BUCKNELL TOWN HOMES (Population served: 39, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2009)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Rincon, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4073.1 years
James3869.6 years
William3569.5 years
Mary2778.5 years
George2674.7 years
Robert2368.6 years
Charles2072.5 years
Annie1880.5 years
Thomas1570.5 years
Betty1472.4 years
Most common last names in Rincon, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kessler2379.0 years
Rahn2373.6 years
Smith2267.2 years
Williams1875.1 years
Brown1670.0 years
Davis1565.0 years
Johnson1472.6 years
Hinely1479.8 years
Zipperer1479.6 years
Exley1378.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (92%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
Businesses in Rincon, GA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Microtel1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Rue211
DHL1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
Days Inn1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx3U-Haul4
GameStop1UPS3
H&R Block1Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger1YMCA1

Rincon compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Rincon on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
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