Rossville, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 4,027 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.7%
Males: 1,900  (47.2%)
Females: 2,127  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30741.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,702 (it was $23,612 in 2000)
Rossville:

$25,702
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,586 (it was $14,175 in 2000)

Rossville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $81,448 (it was $53,600 in 2000)
Rossville:

$81,448
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $592.

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  • Races in Rossville, GA (2013)

    Rossville races chart
    • 3,35482.1%White alone
    • 3829.4%Black alone
    • 1333.3%American Indian alone
    • 1152.8%Hispanic
    • 741.8%Two or more races
    • 260.6%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rossville: 88.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.0%), United States (15.0%), English (12.3%), German (10.7%), Scottish (3.7%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 1.80 square miles.

Population density: 2,232 people per square mile   (low).

Rossville,GA real estate house value index trend

Rossville, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Rossville:

  • High school or higher: 67.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rossville city:

  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 32.2%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 13.9%
  • Divorced: 20.8%

81 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.0%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 58 registered sex offenders living in Rossville, Georgia as of May 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Rossville to the number of sex offenders is 70 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,068 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $549 (0.8%)

Rossville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (5.0 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (98.3 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (492.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rossville-Beverly Hills, GA (1.0 miles ), Lakeview, GA (1.4 miles ), Fairview, GA (1.7 miles ), Fort Oglethorpe, GA (1.8 miles ), East Ridge, TN (1.8 miles ), Lookout Mountain, GA (1.9 miles ), Lookout Mountain, TN (1.9 miles ), Chattanooga Valley, GA (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $25,400
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $97,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $280,000
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $94,900
  • 2005: 45 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.98 N, Longitude: 85.29 W

Area code: 706

Rossville household income distribution Rossville home values distribution

Crime rates in Rossville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1011101013
per 100,000 27.20.028.428.829.10.030.60.024.174.4
Robberies 7115443552312
per 100,000 190.7315.1141.8115.2116.288.4153.0120.2554.9297.5
Assaults 10541120203292561
per 100,000 272.4143.2113.4316.7581.1589.6979.2216.4603.11,512.5
Burglaries 455553464670585365155
per 100,000 1,225.81,575.51,503.11,324.51,336.42,063.71,774.81,274.31,568.23,843.3
Thefts 217196203179141147119139186487
per 100,000 5,911.25,614.45,757.25,154.04,096.54,333.73,641.43,342.14,487.312,075.4
Auto thefts 1417201416918262366
per 100,000 381.4487.0567.2403.1464.8265.3550.8625.2554.91,636.5
Arson 000N/AN/AN/A1N/A1N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/AN/AN/A30.6N/A24.1N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.4) 504.9516.1486.8469.4487.0502.1602.5365.8664.71385.6

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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 Rossville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
Georgia average:

2.51

Rossville tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -293 (-7.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Rossville, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rossville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1997, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Rossville city center injured 44 people and caused $45 million in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rossville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 79% 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 38.5 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 94.1 miles away from Rossville 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 156.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 235.5 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 177.2 miles away from Rossville center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 280.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walker County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rossville topographic map

Birthplace of: Ashley Harkleroad - Tennis player, Bob Burcham - Veteran NASCAR race car driver, Pete Brown (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Rossville:

  • NHC HEALTHCARE ROSSVILLE (1425 MCFARLAND AVE)
  • PARKSIDE AT HUTCHESON MED CTR (110 PARK CITY ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rossville:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW REST HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • EVERGREEN MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF FORT OGLETHORPE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • GEORGIA HOME CARE OF FORT OGLETHORPE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • HUTCHESON HOME CARE/HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • DCI FORT OGLETHORPE (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • DCI CHATTANOOGA BROAD ST (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)

Amtrak station near Rossville:

  • 7 miles: CHATTANOOGA (GREYHOUND STA., 960 AIRPORT RD.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rossville:

  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 5 miles; Chattanooga, TN; Full-time enrollment: 10,158)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 10 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 15 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Dalton State College (about 22 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Lee University (about 28 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 29 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 47 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)

Public high school in Rossville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rossville:

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Notable locations in Rossville: Rossville Fire Department (A), John Ross House (B), Rossville Public Library (C), Rossville Civic Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Churches in Rossville include: Jones Memorial Baptist Church (A), South Rossville Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1730 Lakeview Drive), Amtrans (Amusement & Theme Parks; 65 Old Lakeview Drive), CHOO CHOO Express Tours Inc (Tours & Charters; 147 Prater Road).

Hotel: Best Holiday Trav-L-Park (1623 Mack Smith Road).

Walker County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 68.6. This is about average.

City:

68.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.8%
(35.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.4% for Black residents, 36.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 54.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.5%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
100 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
106 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Rossville (2011 data):

  • Community National Bank: Rossville Branch at 316 Chickamauga Avenue, branch established on 1963/12/13. Info updated 2009/03/16: Bank assets: $215.3 mil, Deposits: $188.0 mil, headquarters in Dayton, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Northwest Georgia Bank: East Ridge Branch at 1962 Mack Smith Road, branch established on 1983/09/16. Info updated 2010/09/20: Bank assets: $523.8 mil, Deposits: $427.4 mil, headquarters in Ringgold, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: N W Services Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Georgia average:

12.6

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

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Religion statistics for Rossville city (based on Walker County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,045109
Mainline Protestant2,94816
Black Protestant4744
Other4193
Catholic4101
None30,460-
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: 11
Walker County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Walker County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Walker County:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Walker County:

28.4%
Georgia:

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

12.0%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rossville:

48.3%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.7%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Rossville:

28.4
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.7%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rossville:

10.4%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rossville:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

53.9%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.6%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rossville, 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 2$7,482$44,8920$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,104$25,2487$249
Police Protection - Officers 11$32,362$35,3049$1,293
Police - Other 2$6,473$38,8380$0
Firefighters 6$16,180$32,3606$622
Streets and Highways 6$11,517$23,0342$3,236
Totals for Government 28$76,118$32,62224$5,400

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.50)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $460,000 ($114.23)
    Fire Protection: $251,000 ($62.33)
    Regular Highways: $245,000 ($60.84)
    Central Staff Services: $208,000 ($51.65)
    Water Utilities: $157,000 ($38.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $149,000 ($37.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $132,000 ($32.78)
    Sewerage: $105,000 ($26.07)
    Financial Administration: $66,000 ($16.39)
    Libraries: $59,000 ($14.65)
    General Public Buildings: $52,000 ($12.91)
    Welfare - Other: $38,000 ($9.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $324,000 ($80.46)
    Police Protection: $112,000 ($27.81)
    General - Other: $75,000 ($18.62)
    Central Staff: $58,000 ($14.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($1.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $728,000 ($180.78)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $150,000 ($37.25)
    Sewerage: $143,000 ($35.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $56,000 ($13.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $352,000 ($87.41)
    General Support: $260,000 ($64.56)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $203,000 ($50.41)
    Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($6.46)
    Rents: $19,000 ($4.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $214,000 ($53.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $13,000 ($3.23)
  • Tax - Property: $611,000 ($151.73)
    Other Selective Sales: $129,000 ($32.03)
    Public Utilities: $70,000 ($17.38)
    NEC: $65,000 ($16.14)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $659,000 ($163.65)

7.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,163 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
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 Hamilton County, TN  1.86% ($29,439 average AGI)
from Catoosa County, GA  1.77% ($27,345)
from Chattooga County, GA  0.32% ($23,265)


7.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.31%
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 Hamilton County, TN  1.90% ($27,182 average AGI)
to Catoosa County, GA  1.74% ($28,827)
to Chattooga County, GA  0.32% ($26,353)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rossville:

  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WUUS (980 AM; 1 kW; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WNOO (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: PYE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC)
  • WGOW (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDOD (1310 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WLMR (1450 AM; 1 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: GRACE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJOC (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARAH MARGARETT FRYAR)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEPG (910 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN; Owner: STONE/COLLINS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQCH (1590 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: RADIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VALLEY HEAD, AL; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rossville:

  • W284AE (104.7 FM; ORCHARD HILLS, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLOV-FM1 (97.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W241AF (96.1 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAWL-FM (91.5 FM; RED BANK, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRXR-FM (105.5 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WKXJ (98.1 FM; SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AC (103.5 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDYN (89.7 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE TEMPLE UNIVERSITY)
  • W220DA (91.9 FM; FLINTSTONE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WUTC (88.1 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • W268AA (101.5 FM; FALLING WATER, TN; Owner: S/WEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rossville:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WELF (Channel 23; DALTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDEF-TV (Channel 12; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCB-TV (Channel 3; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WDSI-TV (Channel 61; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTCI (Channel 45; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE GREATER CHATTANOOGA PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP)
  • WTVC (Channel 9; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TENNESSEE, INC.)
  • W26BE (Channel 26; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WOOT-LP (Channel 6; CHATTANOOGA, ETC., TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCNT-LP (Channel 65; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • W21BZ (Channel 21; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYHB-CA (Channel 39; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: YING HUA BENNS)
  • WRNG-LP (Channel 63; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
Rossville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Rossville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $774,000Total costs
  • 9,400Total average daily traffic
  • 91Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,100Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rossville)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rossville, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

125 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rossville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERO VODOCHODY L-39ZA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 395ZA , Serial Number: 232403, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 06/08/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Sl Jet L LLC, Po Box 265, Rossville, GA 30741

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 ORIGINATED5$101,2308$82,33618$108,7126$23,36810$100,6140$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$66,2550$01$40,0600$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$29,2802$90,90512$170,1305$10,9400$01$34,670
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$61,1201$87,8309$82,9470$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$134,8200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0202.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$84,3602$166,0200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$72,4200$01$72,420
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$160,2400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0202.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

CAROLINA VILLAGE MHP (Serves NC, Population served: 427, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-18-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Public Notif requested (AUG-29-1994), Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-1994), Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-31-1994), Fed No addtl Formal Action needed (AUG-31-1995), Fed Other (AUG-31-1995), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2010), St Intentional no-action (JUL-15-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 114
  • Hazardous Condition: 47
  • Service Call: 49
  • Good Intent Call: 23

Incident types - Rossville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rossville, GA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (86%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
Businesses in Rossville, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul3
Lane Furniture1

Rossville compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Rossville on our top lists:

  • #29 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 6 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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  • Mitchell C. Harrill (2)
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  • Deandre Laron Strong (1)
  • Mr. Mitchell C. Harrill (1)
  • Leslie Robert Hayman (1)
  • Larry Ray Wagner, Jr. (1)
  • Mrs. Elena Harrill (1)
  • John Fitzgerald Prater (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2016.