Sardis, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 971 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -17.1%
 
Males: 438  (45.2%)
Females: 533  (54.8%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 30456.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $29,862 (it was $22,917 in 2000)
Sardis:

$29,862
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,108 (it was $11,128 in 2000)

Sardis town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $66,234 (it was $38,200 in 2000)
Sardis:

$66,234
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $98,783; detached houses: $109,478; mobile homes: $83,181

Median gross rent in 2017: $404.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sardis: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 38.7%
(19.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.8% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Sardis, GA (2010)
    • 54554.6%Black alone
    • 43543.5%White alone
    • 90.9%Two or more races
    • 70.7%Hispanic
    • 30.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Sardis, Georgia as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sardis is 69 to 1.


Crime rates in Sardis by year

Type

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(310.9)
1
(104.6)
1
(104.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
18
(1,779)
6
(588.8)
6
(621.8)
6
(627.6)
9
(940.4)
6
(617.9)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(494.1)
11
(1,079)
9
(932.6)
7
(732.2)
7
(731.5)
15
(1,545)
5
(517.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
20
(1,963)
22
(2,280)
20
(2,092)
21
(2,194)
18
(1,854)
16
(1,655)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(310.9)
10
(1,046)
3
(313.5)
4
(411.9)
1
(103.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)390.3271.8399.0375.5383.5338.8110.7

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Crime rate in Sardis detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.20
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: English (8.4%), American (5.9%), African (5.3%), Italian (3.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), German (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 234 feet

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 644 people per square mile   (low).

Sardis, Georgia map

7 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $701 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $550 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (35.2 miles , pop. 195,182).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (162.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (608.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Girard, GA (2.3 miles ),
Hiltonia, GA (2.9 miles ),
Millhaven, GA (3.4 miles ),
Perkins, GA (3.5 miles),
Greens Cut, GA (3.8 miles ),
North Ogeechee, GA (3.9 miles ),
Millen, GA (4.0 miles ),
Millett, SC (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 32.97 N, Longitude: 81.76 W

Area code: 478

Distribution of median household income in Sardis, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sardis, GA in 2017
Sardis satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Georgia:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+4.6%).
Most common industries in Sardis, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.0%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Wood products (5.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Public administration (10.2%)
  • Wood products (9.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Utilities (8.7%)
  • Truck transportation (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (15.5%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Apparel (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Sardis, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.7%)
  • Child care workers (4.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.6%)

Average climate in Sardis, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sardis-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/13/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.7 miles away from the Sardis town center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1983, a category F3 tornado 22.4 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sardis-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 75.0 miles away from Sardis center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from Sardis 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 95.4 miles away from the city 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 113.2 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 246.2 miles away from Sardis center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 232.3 miles away from Sardis 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 Burke County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sardis topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sardis:

  • JENKINS COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 16 miles away; MILLEN, GA)
  • BMA OF MILLEN INC (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; MILLEN, GA)

Operable nuclear power plant near Sardis:

  • 17 miles: Alvin W. Vogtle 1 in Waynesboro, GA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sardis:

  • Augusta Technical College (about 36 miles; Augusta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,494)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 37 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 6,862)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 38 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • Aiken Technical College (about 39 miles; Graniteville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • East Georgia State College (about 42 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 42 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 44 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)

Public elementary/middle school in Sardis:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sardis: Burke County Emergency Management Agency Engine Company 12 (A), Sardis Town Hall (B), Sardis Branch Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Burke County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.5%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

10.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Sardis (2011 data):

  • Southern Bank: at 731 Charles Perry Ave, branch established on 1945/07/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $88.5 mil, Deposits: $80.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Sardis Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sardis:

Marital status in Sardis, GA
  • Never married: 44.5%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Sardis:

  • High school or higher: 72.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Georgia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sardis, GA (based on Burke County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,87928
Black Protestant1,85413
Mainline Protestant1,62414
Other5641
Catholic3501
None12,045-
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
This county:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Burke County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Here:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Burke County:

12.6%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Burke County:

32.8%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Burke County:

13.4%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.9%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sardis:

41.0%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Sardis:

30.8
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sardis:

21.2%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sardis:

14.5%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sardis:

6.6
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Sardis:

37.6%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Sardis:

49.7%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Sardis:

83.9%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sardis, 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
Police Protection - Officers 5$12,781$30,6742$3,056
Financial Administration 2$5,177$31,0620$0
Streets and Highways 2$3,025$18,1501$514
Water Supply 1$2,166$25,9920$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,174
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 10$23,149$27,7794$4,744

Sardis government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $177,000 ($182.29)
    Sewerage: $132,000 ($135.94)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $311,000 ($320.29)
    Water Utilities: $174,000 ($179.20)
    Regular Highways: $160,000 ($164.78)
    Sewerage: $116,000 ($119.46)
    Central Staff Services: $107,000 ($110.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000 ($43.25)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($22.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000 ($16.48)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($15.45)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($8.24)
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000 ($6.18)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($1.03)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $6,000 ($6.18)
    Other - Libraries: $1,000 ($1.03)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $74,000 ($76.21)
    Water Utilities: $66,000 ($67.97)
    Sewerage: $44,000 ($45.31)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($36.05)
    Central Staff Services: $16,000 ($16.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $311,000 ($320.29)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($16.48)

Sardis government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $104,000 ($107.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $54,000 ($55.61)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $272,000 ($280.12)
    General Local Government Support: $210,000 ($216.27)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $54,000 ($55.61)
    Sale of Property: $33,000 ($33.99)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($9.27)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($9.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $155,000 ($159.63)
  • Tax - Property: $126,000 ($129.76)
    Public Utilities Sales: $48,000 ($49.43)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $47,000 ($48.40)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $17,000 ($17.51)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($8.24)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($1.03)

Sardis government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $891,000 ($917.61)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $726,000 ($747.68)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $213,000 ($219.36)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000 ($49.43)

Sardis government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $900,000 ($926.88)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($20.60)

5.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,602 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Richmond County, GA  2.33% ($32,590 average AGI)
from Columbia County, GA  0.43% ($63,394)
from Travis County, TX  0.28% ($23,762)


5.98% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,910 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Richmond County, GA  2.50% ($28,424 average AGI)
to Columbia County, GA  0.37% ($58,643)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sardis:

  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WGAC (580 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WRDW (1480 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTEL (1630 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFAM (1050 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: J.J. & B. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sardis:

  • WAFJ (88.3 FM; BELVEDERE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZNY (105.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAKB (96.9 FM; WRENS, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHKN (94.9 FM; MILLEN, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WMCD (100.1 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WTHB-FM (100.9 FM; WAYNESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WKSP (96.3 FM; AIKEN, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBX (106.5 FM; SYLVANIA, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WIIZ (97.9 FM; BLACKVILLE, SC; Owner: NICWILD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYFA (107.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sardis:

  • WJBF (Channel 6; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAGT (Channel 26; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WAGT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WRDW-TV (Channel 12; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WRDW LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WCES-TV (Channel 20; WRENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFXG (Channel 54; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WEBA-TV (Channel 14; ALLENDALE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

Sardis fatal accident list:

Mar 13, 2011 04:50 AM, Murry Hill Road, Lat: 33.003372, Lon: -81.703647, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 1, 2003 04:57 PM, Sr-24, Lat: 32.983601, Lon: -81.779083, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Feb 10, 2002 08:24 AM, Sr-24, Lat: 32.975266, Lon: -81.757883, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 12, 2000 11:01 AM, Sr-24, Lat: 32.975266, Lon: -81.757883, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 14, 1997 10:14 PM, 23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 16, 1988 06:20 PM, 23, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.7mTotal length
  • $4,553,000Total costs
  • 4,190Total average daily traffic
  • 889Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,285Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sardis)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 50 N Of Int Hwy 24 & 23 (Lat: 32.972389 Lon: -81.760944), Call Sign: KJM983,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/1995, Expiration Date: 09/18/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2000, Registrant: John C Wilson Co Inc, Millen, GA 30442

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SARDIS, 1029 Tobias Road (Lat: 32.987361 Lon: -81.763722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQPW484,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/30/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • SARDIS(GA), Ellison Bridge Road (Lat: 32.980694 Lon: -81.742889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WRCB869,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 08/21/2018, Expiration Date: 08/21/2028, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KD4BSI, Grant Date: 06/18/1991, Expiration Date: 06/18/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2003, Registrant: Arnold Godbee, 1330 Ellison Bridge Rd, Sardis, GA 30456
  • Call Sign: KE4CJN, Grant Date: 06/01/1993, Expiration Date: 06/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2005, Registrant: William P Deason, Route 1 Box 75, Sardis, GA 30456
  • Call Sign: KF4VZF, Grant Date: 02/25/1998, Expiration Date: 02/25/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2010, Registrant: Mark S Hayden, 906 Park St, Sardis, GA 30456
  • Call Sign: KM4SH, Previous Call Sign: KC4HOZ, Grant Date: 07/03/1990, Expiration Date: 07/03/2000, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2002, Registrant: Danny L Godbee, 1330 Ellison Bridge Rd, Sardis, GA 30456
  • Call Sign: KR4EE, Previous Call Sign: N4WCX, Licensee ID: L00642515, Grant Date: 08/09/2003, Expiration Date: 09/21/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2015, Registrant: Willard Godbee Jr, 1330 Ellison Bridge Rd., Sardis, GA 30456
  • Call Sign: KM4PHU, Licensee ID: L01986465, Grant Date: 11/25/2015, Expiration Date: 11/25/2025, Certifier: Mark L Joyner, Registrant: Mark L Joyner, 476a Johnson Rd, Sardis, GA 30456
  • Call Sign: KM4SPM, Licensee ID: L02012640, Grant Date: 03/23/2016, Expiration Date: 03/23/2026, Certifier: John D Finley, Registrant: John D Finley, Sardis, GA 30456

Most common first names in Sardis, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2272.7 years
William1978.2 years
Willie1868.6 years
Mary1679.0 years
John1270.1 years
Robert1169.7 years
Henry1171.2 years
Thomas1064.8 years
George972.0 years
Frank874.4 years
Most common last names in Sardis, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jenkins2771.6 years
Bargeron2179.1 years
Ellison1870.7 years
Robinson1672.3 years
Roberts1368.3 years
Bell1276.9 years
Sapp1175.3 years
Dixon1179.6 years
Smith1173.4 years
Murray1076.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sardis, GA
  • 84.0%Electricity
  • 13.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sardis, GA
  • 73.2%Electricity
  • 19.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.7%Utility gas


Sardis compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below 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.
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