Sky Valley, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 267 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +20.8%
Males: 134  (50.2%)
Females: 133  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  69.9 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30537.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $76,183 (it was $44,750 in 2000)
Sky Valley:

$76,183
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,752 (it was $31,511 in 2000)

Sky Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $291,529 (it was $183,500 in 2000)
Sky Valley:

$291,529
GA:

$141,600
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  • Races in Sky Valley, GA (2010)

    Sky Valley races chart
    • 26095.6%White alone
    • 51.8%Asian alone
    • 41.5%Hispanic
    • 31.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sky Valley: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.5%), German (19.2%), United States (11.4%), Irish (8.8%), Scottish (4.2%), French (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 3410 feet

Land area: 3.03 square miles.

Population density: 88 people per square mile   (very low).

Sky Valley,GA real estate house value index trend

Sky Valley, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Sky Valley:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 51.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 26.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sky Valley city:

  • Never married: 8.2%
  • Now married: 78.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

44 residents are foreign born (7.1% Europe).

This city:

9.8%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Sky Valley, Georgia as of June 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Sky Valley to the number of sex offenders is 135 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,180 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,376 (0.9%)

Sky Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (54.2 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (104.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (529.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dillard, GA (1.9 miles) , Mountain City, GA (2.4 miles ), Highlands, NC (2.9 miles ), Clayton, GA (2.9 miles ), Tiger, GA (3.4 miles ), Tate City, GA (3.6 miles) , Franklin, NC (3.7 miles ), Mountain Rest, SC (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $126,400
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $206,100
  • 2004: 21 buildings, average cost: $197,400
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $197,400
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $326,100
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $197,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $370,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $230,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.99 N, Longitude: 83.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 828

Sky Valley household income distribution Sky Valley home values distribution

Crime rates in Sky Valley by Year
Type 2002 2006 2009 2010 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 1010431
per 100,000 432.90.0460.80.01,454.51,119.4373.1
Thefts 0015603
per 100,000 0.00.0460.82,403.82,181.80.01,119.4
Auto thefts 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 275.0) 31.50.052.8100.1196.881.673.8

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Crime rate in Sky Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

18.66
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +33 (+17.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (54%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)
  • Management occupations (70%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (2%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Sky Valley, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sky Valley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.2 miles away from the Sky Valley city center killed 4 people and injured 26 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the city center injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sky Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% 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 90.6 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 66.7 miles away from Sky Valley 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 135.3 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 225.3 miles away from the city 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 348.4 miles away from Sky Valley 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 250.0 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 Rabun County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sky Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sky Valley:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CLAYTON, GA)
  • RIDGECREST HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CLAYTON, GA)
  • MOUNTAIN LAKES MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CLAYTON, GA)
  • RABUN COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CLAYTON, GA)
  • HIGHLANDS CASHIERS HOSPITAL IN (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HIGHLANDS, NC)
  • MACON VALLEY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; FRANKLIN, NC)
  • RHA/HOWELL CARE CENTERS/FOREST HILLS GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GREENVILLE, NC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sky Valley:

  • Western Carolina University (about 24 miles; Cullowhee, NC; Full-time enrollment: 8,684)
  • Piedmont College (about 32 miles; Demorest, GA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Clemson University (about 36 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 39 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)
  • University of North Georgia (about 50 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 12,445)
  • Furman University (about 51 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,988)
  • Anderson University (about 51 miles; Anderson, SC; FT enrollment: 2,510)

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Notable location: Sky Valley - Scaly Mountain Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Sky Valley Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rabun 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 34.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

34.5
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.164. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.164
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 8.60. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.60
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.0%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.3%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Georgia average:

12.6

Sky Valley travel time to work - commute Sky Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sky Valley city (based on Rabun County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,19832
Catholic2,0181
Mainline Protestant1,82013
Other1,4503
None2,790-
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: 6
Rabun County:

3.65 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Rabun County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Rabun County:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

16.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Rabun County:

25.5%
Georgia:

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

14.9%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sky Valley:

60.5%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sky Valley:

31.6%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

26.8
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

11.1%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.3%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Sky Valley:

31.6%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

34.0%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.1%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sky Valley, 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 1$2,621$31,4520$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,147$48,8820$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$16,031$38,4740$0
Streets and Highways 3$8,631$34,5241$2,817
Solid Waste Management 0$0 3$3,129
Water Supply 1$3,979$47,7480$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,726$44,7120$0
Totals for Government 13$43,135$39,8174$5,946

Sky Valley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $279,000 ($1044.94)
    Central Staff Services: $96,000 ($359.55)
    Water Utilities: $92,000 ($344.57)
    Regular Highways: $85,000 ($318.35)
    Sewerage: $62,000 ($232.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $51,000 ($191.01)
    Fire Protection: $31,000 ($116.10)
    General Public Buildings: $13,000 ($48.69)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $9,000 ($33.71)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($26.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $21,000 ($78.65)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($52.43)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($37.45)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($7.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($7.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $380,000 ($1423.22)

Sky Valley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $97,000 ($363.30)
    Sewerage: $58,000 ($217.23)
    All Other: $3,000 ($11.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $19,000 ($71.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($97.38)
    General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($78.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $87,000 ($325.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($3.75)
  • Tax - Property: $500,000 ($1872.66)
    Public Utilities: $35,000 ($131.09)
    Other Selective Sales: $20,000 ($74.91)
    NEC: $16,000 ($59.93)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $6,000 ($22.47)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $423,000 ($1584.27)

5.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
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 Macon County, NC  0.44% ($20,080 average AGI)
from Habersham County, GA  0.41% ($38,652)
from Fulton County, GA  0.25% ($45,929)


5.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
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 Macon County, NC  0.64% ($28,722 average AGI)
to Habersham County, GA  0.53% ($27,767)
to DeKalb County, GA  0.18% ($25,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sky Valley:

  • WALH (1340 AM; 1 kW; MOUNTAIN CITY, GA; Owner: VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGHC (1370 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WPFJ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: DRAKE ENTERPRISES, LTD.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WGCR (720 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PISGAH FOREST, NC; Owner: ANCHOR BAPTIST BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WTBI (1540 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PICKENS, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sky Valley:

  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W269AY (101.7 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W277AL (103.3 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WHLC (104.5 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORP.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WNCC-FM (96.7 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WQNS (104.9 FM; WAYNESVILLE, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WWCU (90.5 FM; CULLOWHEE, NC; Owner: WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Sky Valley:

  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W27BD (Channel 62; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WNEG-TV (Channel 32; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W06AE (Channel 6; CLAYTON, ETC., GA; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Alex Mountain Way (Lat: 34.971472 Lon: -83.326833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 23 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WPME756
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.625 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/2013, Expiration Date: 06/23/2023, Certifier: V Bruce WilkesRegistrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:
  • Highland Rd 4 Mi E Of Us Hwy 441 (Lat: 34.999250 Lon: -83.355444), Call Sign: WNHT685
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.625 MHzGrant Date: 12/14/2011, Expiration Date: 01/20/2022Registrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ALEX MT G910, 1 Alex Mtn Way (Lat: 34.971472 Lon: -83.326833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WPNA937
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6730.00 MHz, 6725.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2011, Expiration Date: 08/15/2021Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203-2206, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: K4CLD, Previous Call Sign: KG4RPK, Licensee ID: L00459503, Grant Date: 02/13/2013, Expiration Date: 02/13/2023, Certifier: Clark L Durpo, Registrant: Chip C Durpo Jr, 604 Alex Mountain Drive #206, Sky Valley, GA 30537

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Sky Valley compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Sky Valley on our top lists:

  • #95 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents"
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