Shady Dale, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 236 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.5%
 
Males: 115  (49.1%)
Females: 121  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31085.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,436 (it was $35,469 in 2000)
Shady Dale:

$54,436
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,730 (it was $10,791 in 2000)

Shady Dale town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $104,352 (it was $66,300 in 2000)
Shady Dale:

$104,352
GA:

$141,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $110,413; Detached houses: $117,961; Mobile homes: $38,499

Median gross rent in 2013: $947.

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  • Races in Shady Dale, GA (2010)

    Shady Dale races chart
    • 14457.8%White alone
    • 6927.7%Hispanic
    • 3212.9%Black alone
    • 41.6%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Shady Dale: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (16.2%), United States (13.1%), Irish (8.9%), German (4.7%), Scottish (3.1%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 620 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 283 people per square mile   (very low).

Shady Dale,GA real estate house value index trend

Shady Dale, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Shady Dale:

  • High school or higher: 75.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shady Dale town:

  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

27 residents are foreign born (12.3% Latin America).

This town:

12.3%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Shady Dale, Georgia as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Shady Dale to the number of sex offenders is 122 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $838 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $937 (1.2%)

Shady Dale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (39.2 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (53.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (625.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Godfrey, GA (2.6 miles ), Monticello, GA (2.9 miles ), Eudora, GA (3.2 miles ), Newborn, GA (3.2 miles ), Mansfield, GA (3.4 miles ), Eatonton, GA (3.6 miles ), Madison, GA (3.8 miles ), Rutledge, GA (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.40 N, Longitude: 83.59 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

Shady Dale household income distribution Shady Dale home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+48.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (29%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Shady Dale, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Shady Dale-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Shady Dale town center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 12/24/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shady Dale-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 83% 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 71.4 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 139.3 miles away from Shady Dale center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 167.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 211.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 202.5 miles away from Shady Dale center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 266.8 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 Jasper County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Shady Dale:

  • JASPER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; MONTICELLO, GA)
  • RETREAT, THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MONTICELLO, GA)
  • MONTICELLO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MONTICELLO, GA)
  • MADISON KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; MADISON, GA)
  • MORGAN MEMORIAL HOSP TRAN CARE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MADISON, GA)
  • MADISON HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MADISON, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shady Dale:

  • Georgia College and State University (about 31 miles; Milledgeville, GA; Full-time enrollment: 6,271)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 31 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Mercer University (about 40 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • University of Georgia (about 41 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Gordon State College (about 41 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,336)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 42 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • Southern Crescent Technical College (about 42 miles; Griffin, GA; FT enrollment: 4,168)

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

Church in Shady Dale: Providence Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Jasper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.6%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.2 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.4%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Shady Dale compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Georgia average:

12.6

Shady Dale travel time to work - commute Shady Dale mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (48%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • No fuel used (11%)
  • Wood (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Shady Dale town (based on Jasper County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,19716
Mainline Protestant9305
Black Protestant8696
Other91
None8,895-
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: 2
Jasper County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Jasper County:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Jasper County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Jasper County:

30.1%
Georgia:

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

13.5%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$677
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$350
Water Supply 0$0 2$1,427
Local Libraries 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 0$0 10$2,554

Shady Dale government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $29,000 ($122.88)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($114.41)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($80.51)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($55.08)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($16.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($8.47)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($8.47)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $11,000 ($46.61)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($25.42)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($16.95)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,000 ($55.08)

Shady Dale government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $18,000 ($76.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $29,000 ($122.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($42.37)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($16.95)
    Rents: $1,000 ($4.24)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($118.64)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $9,000 ($38.14)
    Other Selective Sales: $8,000 ($33.90)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.24)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $123,000 ($521.19)

7.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,613 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.99%
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 Newton County, GA  2.08% ($29,673 average AGI)
from Rockdale County, GA  0.51% ($42,500)
from Henry County, GA  0.47% ($41,000)


8.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,909 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.35%
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 Newton County, GA  2.47% ($28,538 average AGI)
to Walton County, GA  0.44% ($39,857)
to Henry County, GA  0.40% ($36,947)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shady Dale:

  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPBS (1050 AM; 12 kW; CONYERS, GA; Owner: MIDWAY HOLINESS CHURCH, INC,)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WGKA (1190 AM; 25 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WGFS (1430 AM; 5 kW; COVINGTON, GA; Owner: IPS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shady Dale:

  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPMA (102.7 FM; BUCKHEAD, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY, L.P.)
  • WMGZ (97.7 FM; EATONTON, GA; Owner: MIDDLE GEORGIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WDDK (103.9 FM; GREENSBORO, GA; Owner: BRIARPATCH RADIO INC.)
  • WYNF (96.5 FM; GRAY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJGA-FM (92.1 FM; JACKSON, GA; Owner: EARNHART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMVV (90.7 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: LIFE RADIO MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WQMJ (100.1 FM; FORSYTH, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMOQ (92.3 FM; BOSTWICK, GA; Owner: BOSTWICK BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Shady Dale:

  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WDMA-LP (Channel 32; MACON, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

Shady Dale fatal accident list:

Aug 12, 2013 08:40 AM, Cr-55 / Aikenton Rd, Lat: 33.37442, Lon: -83.56987, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 20, 2010 07:33 AM, Sr-83, Lat: 33.42242, Lon: -83.55680, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Mar 27, 1980 06:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shady Dale)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • .25 Mi N Int 83 & 142 On 83 (Lat: 33.403472 Lon: -83.587389), Call Sign: WXH782
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.095 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/1998, Expiration Date: 05/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/03/2003
    Registrant: A J Champion, Box 148, Shady Dale, GA 31085

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SHADY DALE, Mile Marker 3, Hwy 142 (029349 / Shady Dale) (Lat: 33.396278 Lon: -83.580750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 78.3 m, Call Sign: WQFD339
    Assigned Frequencies: 6750.00 MHz, 6820.00 MHz, 6775.00 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6805.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/20/2006, Expiration Date: 06/20/2016, Certifier: Richard A Craig
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KA4UFM, Licensee ID: L00177000
    Grant Date: 05/03/2004, Expiration Date: 07/13/2014, Certifier: David W Miracle
    Registrant: David W Miracle, 2834 Midway Road, Shady Dale, GA 31085
  • Call Sign: KA4WTD, Licensee ID: L00267379
    Grant Date: 03/02/2006, Expiration Date: 03/14/2016
    Registrant: Connie S Miracle, 2834 Midway Rd, Shady Dale, GA 31085
  • Call Sign: WB4TWS
    Grant Date: 01/12/1988, Expiration Date: 01/12/1998, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2000
    Registrant: Seaborn E Newton, Shady Dale, GA 31085
  • Call Sign: KK4EFL, Licensee ID: L01662117
    Grant Date: 09/19/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021, Certifier: James E Westbrook
    Registrant: James E Westbrook, 1109 Church St, Shady Dale, GA 31085
  • Call Sign: KK4MZC, Licensee ID: L01749708
    Grant Date: 11/30/2012, Expiration Date: 11/30/2022, Certifier: Charise M Mcpherson
    Registrant: Charise M Mcpherson, 694 Ross Rd, Shady Dale, GA 31085

Most common first names in Shady Dale, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary778.6 years
Willie768.6 years
John675.8 years
Charles475.5 years
George479.3 years
Charlie370.0 years
Henry373.0 years
Emma386.7 years
James361.0 years
Louise382.0 years
Most common last names in Shady Dale, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thompson688.4 years
Jeffries475.5 years
Martin483.2 years
Wyatt475.2 years
Sanders478.5 years
Smith476.3 years
White481.7 years
Jordan379.7 years
Davis374.0 years
Harris372.9 years

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  • #13 (31085) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Trinidadian and Tobagonian first ancestries"
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