U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Surrency, Georgia forum City-Data.com Homepage

Surrency, Georgia



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Surrency, GA housing info, Appling County, Georgia, GA smaller cities, GA small cities, All Cities.


Surrency: Looking North down tracks from center of town Surrency: Bank of Surrency Surrency: City Hall Surrency: Post Office
 

Submit your own pictures of this town and show them to the World

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2012: 203 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.3%
 

Males: 118  (58.5%)
Females: 85  (41.5%)

Median resident age:  45.3 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 31563.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,913 (it was $30,750 in 2000)
Surrency:

$32,913
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,049

Surrency town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $40,943 (it was $45,600 in 2000)
Surrency:

$40,943
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $58,309; Detached houses: $62,797; Mobile homes: $28,889

Median gross rent in 2012: $300.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 31563

Surrency, GA residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Surrency races chart
  • White alone - 115 (57.2%)
  • Black alone - 61 (30.3%)
  • Hispanic - 16 (8.0%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (2.5%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.5%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Surrency: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Surrency, GA forum
Discuss Surrency, Georgia on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users

Latest news from Surrency, GA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (20.9%), Irish (14.7%), German (11.0%), Scottish (5.5%), United States (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 187 feet

Land area: 0.78 square miles.

Population density: 262 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Surrency,GA real estate house value index trend





Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Surrency, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Surrency:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.0%
  • Unemployed: 19.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Surrency town:

  • Never married: 37.0%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

6 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe).

This town:  2.5%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Surrency, Georgia as of October 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Surrency to the number of sex offenders is 41 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $643 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $254 (0.8%)

Surrency satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (68.2 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (102.3 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (695.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Surrency-Thornton, GA (2.4 miles) , Baxley, GA (3.1 miles ), Odum, GA (3.3 miles ), Altamaha River, GA (3.3 miles) , Satilla Creek, GA (3.4 miles) , Rockingham, GA (3.9 miles) , Graham, GA (4.4 miles ), Screven, GA (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 31.72 N, Longitude: 82.20 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 912

Surrency household income distribution Surrency home values distribution

Crime rates in Surrency (2002):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 4 thefts (1619.4 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 67.4 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Crime rates in Surrency (2003):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 322.2)

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.7%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-5.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (23%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Public administration (36%)
  • Retail trade (32%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (19%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Life and physical scientists (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (20%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5%)

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

Average climate in Surrency, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Surrency, Georgia average temperatures Surrency, Georgia average precipitation
 
Surrency, Georgia humidity
 
Surrency, Georgia wind speed
 
Surrency, Georgia snowfall
 
Surrency, Georgia sunshine
 
Surrency, Georgia clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Surrency-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.7 miles away from the Surrency town center injured 9 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 4/3/1961, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Surrency-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Appling County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Surrency topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Surrency:

  • ALTAMAHA HOMECARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BAXLEY, GA)
  • BAXLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BAXLEY, GA)
  • APPLING HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; BAXLEY, GA)

Political contributions by individuals in Surrency, GA

Operable nuclear power plants near Surrency:

  • 10 miles: Edwin I. Hatch 1 and 2 in Baxley, GA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Surrency:

  • Georgia Southern University (about 49 miles; Statesboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 15,771)
  • East Georgia College (about 61 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,157)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 64 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,929)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 67 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 2,430)
  • South University-Savannah (about 67 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,933)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 70 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 8,605)
  • Savannah State University (about 71 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,255)

Public elementary/middle school in Surrency:

See full list of schools located in Surrency


Click to draw/clear town borders

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

Churches in Surrency include: Surrency Evangelistic Church (A), Surrency Missionary Baptist Church (B), Surrency United Methodist Church (C), Surrency Grove Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Appling County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.7%
(1.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.0% for Black residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.4 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:  6.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Surrency, GA

Surrency compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Surrency travel time to work - commute


Surrency mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Surrency town (based on Appling County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 78.62%
Here78.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Assemblies of GodNational Association of Free Will Baptists
Adherents58.2%13.8%13.7%7.2%3.7%
Congregations38.2%18.2%10.9%10.9%9.1%
NameProgressive Primitive BaptistsSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchChurch of God of ProphecyEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents0.9%0.9%0.8%0.4%0.4%
Congregations1.8%1.8%3.6%1.8%3.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
This county:

7.26 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Appling County:

8.38 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.2%
Georgia:

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

11.2%
State:

14.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,196
Water Supply 1$1,559$18,7080$0
Totals for Government 1$1,559$18,7087$1,196

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($320.20)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($167.49)
    Water Utilities: $32,000 ($157.64)
    Sewerage: $22,000 ($108.37)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($73.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($24.63)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($4.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $25,000 ($123.15)
    Central Staff: $14,000 ($68.97)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $41,000 ($201.97)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($68.97)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($49.26)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $47,000 ($231.53)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $29,000 ($142.86)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($34.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $14,000 ($68.97)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $9,000 ($44.33)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($39.41)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $7,000 ($34.48)
    NEC: $3,000 ($14.78)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $127,000 ($625.62)

5.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,542 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
Georgia average:

10.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jeff Davis County, GA  0.61% ($23,118 average AGI)
from Bacon County, GA  0.34% ($20,316)
from Wayne County, GA  0.23% ($17,769)


6.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,281 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Georgia average:

9.55%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Jeff Davis County, GA  0.82% ($19,739 average AGI)
to Toombs County, GA  0.37% ($24,429)
to Wayne County, GA  0.32% ($28,056)

Strongest AM radio stations in Surrency:

  • WUFE (1260 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLOP (1370 AM; 5 kW; JESUP, GA; Owner: JESUP BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCGA (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WOODBINE, GA; Owner: COX BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WFNS (1350 AM; 3 kW; BLACKSHEAR, GA; Owner: MARMAC COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Surrency:

  • WBYZ (94.5 FM; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTH GEORGIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLPT (88.3 FM; JESUP, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WWSN (103.3 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WAJQ-FM (104.3 FM; ALMA, GA; Owner: BLUEBERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WYNR (102.5 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WIFO-FM (105.5 FM; JESUP, GA; Owner: JESUP BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXVS (90.1 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSGA (104.7 FM; HINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCGN (106.3 FM; GLENNVILLE, GA; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRBX (104.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, GA; Owner: WRBX / WTNL, INC.)
  • WVOH-FM (93.5 FM; HAZLEHURST, GA; Owner: JEFF DAVIS BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Surrency:

  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: PAXSON JAX LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXGA-TV (Channel 8; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W39BV (Channel 39; HINESVILLE-RICHMOND, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)

Surrency fatal accident list:

Apr 3, 1993 08:50 AM, Sr27, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Surrency)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • S Side Of Hwy 341 (Lat: 31.724639 Lon: -82.187056), Call Sign: KIF541, Licensee ID: L00011952
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.360 MHz, 159.390 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/22/1998, Expiration Date: 10/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2002
    Registrant: State Of Georgia, 200 Piedmont Ave 1402 West, Atlanta, GA 30334-9010, Phone: (404) 656-2042

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 6 Mi E On Hwy 121 (Lat: 31.801306 Lon: -82.156500), Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WNEL258
    Assigned Frequencies: 1970.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/1998, Expiration Date: 05/16/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2001
    Registrant: Phone: (404) 841-2064
  • 6 Mi E Of Hwy 121 (Lat: 31.801306 Lon: -82.156500), Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WPNI991
    Assigned Frequencies: 1950.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/1998, Expiration Date: 01/15/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/08/1998
    Registrant: Phone: (202) 328-4500

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KG4BEH, Licensee ID: L01197041
    Grant Date: 09/18/2008, Expiration Date: 12/08/2018, Certifier: Pratt H Johnson
    Registrant: Pratt H Johnson, 93 N Main St, Surrency, GA 31563



Most common first names in Surrency, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1568.2 years
Willie1474.3 years
Mary874.8 years
William872.5 years
John770.1 years
Minnie584.0 years
Lillie582.6 years
Charlie473.7 years
Robert475.0 years
Mattie481.5 years
Most common last names in Surrency, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Tillman2273.4 years
Mann1277.1 years
Pearce1171.6 years
Carter1178.8 years
Eason979.4 years
Dixon879.4 years
Morris775.4 years
Tomberlin773.3 years
Gibbs776.2 years
Lightsey776.1 years

Surrency on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Professional and related occupations:"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Public administration"
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Stephen L. Parrott (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

Back to Surrency, GA housing info, Appling County, Georgia, GA smaller cities, GA small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.