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Population in 2012: 2,553 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.6%
 

Males: 1,051  (41.2%)
Females: 1,502  (58.8%)

Median resident age:  39.1 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 30467.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $29,957 (it was $27,426 in 2000)
Sylvania:

$29,957
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,509

Sylvania city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $94,533 (it was $62,800 in 2000)
Sylvania:

$94,533
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $129,703; Detached houses: $137,424; Mobile homes: $44,769

Median gross rent in 2012: $459.

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  • Black alone - 1,492 (50.5%)
  • White alone - 1,354 (45.8%)
  • Hispanic - 41 (1.4%)
  • Asian alone - 34 (1.2%)
  • Two or more races - 30 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.03%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sylvania: 76.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (12.4%), German (11.9%), English (10.1%), United States (7.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%), Scottish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 236 feet

Land area: 3.79 square miles.

Population density: 673 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Sylvania:

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 14.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sylvania city:

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 12.3%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.1%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 44 registered sex offenders living in Sylvania, Georgia as of August 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Sylvania to the number of sex offenders is 58 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $756 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $746 (0.9%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (52.2 miles , pop. 195,182).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (168.1 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (617.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hiltonia, GA (3.0 miles ), Rocky Ford, GA (3.5 miles) , Newington, GA (3.7 miles ), Millhaven, GA (3.7 miles) , Oliver, GA (4.1 miles ), Sardis, GA (4.1 miles ), Millen, GA (4.2 miles ), North Ogeechee, GA (4.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $39,300
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $64,100
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $59,900
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 32.75 N, Longitude: 81.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,498 (+54.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 504 (50.9%)

Area code: 912

Sylvania household income distribution Sylvania home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Sylvania by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000110000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.039.740.20.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1412101040
per 100,000 35.7151.737.774.839.70.040.10.0133.60.0
Robberies 40429333111
per 100,000 143.00.0150.774.8356.9120.5120.3114.933.4374.0
Assaults 81419148156949
per 100,000 285.9530.9715.9523.6317.2602.7240.6344.8133.6306.0
Burglaries 43305017192626372625
per 100,000 1536.81137.71883.9635.8753.41044.61042.51417.6868.1850.1
Thefts 87899885109941181096899
per 100,000 3109.43375.03692.53178.84322.03776.64731.44176.22270.53366.2
Auto thefts 11512237403
per 100,000 393.1189.637.774.879.3120.5280.7153.30.0102.0
Arson 0000N/A001N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.038.3N/A0.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.3) 355.5414.7454.4330.7465.6427.0363.6346.4267.7340.7

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.40
Georgia average:

2.77

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Sylvania, Georgia accommodation, waste management, health care - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

12.3%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -248 (-8.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Plant and system operators (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (13%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Sylvania-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/13/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.4 miles away from the Sylvania city center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1983, a category F3 tornado 31.1 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sylvania-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 94% 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 91.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 87.5 miles away from Sylvania 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 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.1 miles away from Sylvania center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Screven County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: William M. Hobby - Navy officer for whom a Navy ship was named, Jim Osborne (American football) - Football player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Sylvania:

  • SCREVEN COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, 215 MIMS ROAD)
  • SYL-VIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 411 PINE STREET)

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Airports and heliports located in Sylvania:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sylvania:

  • Georgia Southern University (about 31 miles; Statesboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 15,771)
  • East Georgia College (about 41 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,157)
  • Augusta Technical College (about 53 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,398)
  • Medical College of Georgia (about 54 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Augusta State University (about 56 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 4,766)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 57 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 8,605)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 58 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,476)

Public high school in Sylvania:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sylvania:

Private elementary/middle school in Sylvania:

  • COMMUNITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 27; Location: 603 E OGEECHEE ST; Grades: PK - 2)
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Library in Sylvania:

  • SCREVEN-JENKINS REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $687,579; Location: 106 S. COMMUNITY DR.; 81,002 books; 1,586 audio materials; 4,025 video materials; 88 local licensed databases; 146 state licensed databases; 118 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sylvania: Sylvania Fire Department (A), Sylvania City Hall (B), Screven County Library (C), Screven County Courthouse (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Churches in Sylvania include: Bible Church (A), Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Methodist Church (D), Saint Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church (E), Saint Paul Baptist Church (F), Our Lady of the Assumption Church (G), Great Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (H), Memorial Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotels: Days Inn Of Sylvania (404 W Ogeechee St), Dreamland Motel (301 North Avenue).

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

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

PINEVALE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 117, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2004, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2004)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.6%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Sylvania, GA

People in group quarters in Sylvania in 2010:

  • 112 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
146 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Sylvania compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Sylvania (2011 data):

  • Farmers and Merchants Bank: Westside Branch, Filbert Street Branch, Farmers And Merchants Bank. Info updated 2009/10/26: Bank assets: $128.7 mil, Deposits: $113.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Screven Bancshares, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Sylvania Main Branch at 105 South Main Street, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company: Sylvania Branch at 301 Mims Road, branch established on 1996/09/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $875.3 mil, Deposits: $744.4 mil, headquarters in Louisville, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Queensborough Company, The
  • Bank of Newington: Sylvania Branch at 107 West Ogeechee Street, branch established on 1998/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $70.4 mil, Deposits: $63.7 mil, headquarters in Newington, GA, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Sylvania travel time to work - commute


Sylvania mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Sylvania city (based on Screven County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.52%
Here52.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents60.8%33.4%1.9%1.3%0.7%
Congregations39.6%37.7%1.9%3.8%3.8%
NameInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)Churches of ChristPresbyterian Church in AmericaOther
Adherents0.6%0.4%0.4%0.3%0.2%
Congregations1.9%3.8%1.9%1.9%3.8%
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: 3
Screven County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

7.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

5.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.3%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Screven County:

30.9%
Georgia:

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

11.7%
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
Financial Administration 5$15,868$38,0830$0
Other Government Administration 2$10,231$61,3867$2,108
Police Protection - Officers 8$26,435$39,6530$0
Police - Other 5$9,046$21,7100$0
Firefighters 7$20,801$35,6590$0
Streets and Highways 11$24,223$26,4250$0
Welfare 2$3,102$18,6121$764
Solid Waste Management 4$7,111$21,3330$0
Sewerage 2$4,824$28,9440$0
Water Supply 8$18,237$27,3560$0
Electric Power 7$25,545$43,7910$0
Gas Supply 2$5,717$34,3020$0
Other and Unallocable 3$7,906$31,6240$0
Totals for Government 66$179,046$32,5548$2,872

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $22,264,000 ($8720.72)
    Gas Utilities: $1,591,000 ($623.19)
    Police Protection: $700,000 ($274.19)
    Fire Protection: $403,000 ($157.85)
    Regular Highways: $390,000 ($152.76)
    Water Utilities: $352,000 ($137.88)
    Central Staff Services: $345,000 ($135.14)
    Sewerage: $235,000 ($92.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $180,000 ($70.51)
    General - Other: $132,000 ($51.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $85,000 ($33.29)
    Welfare - Other: $68,000 ($26.64)
    Libraries: $54,000 ($21.15)
    Housing & Community Development: $24,000 ($9.40)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($5.48)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Parks & Recreation: $82,000 ($32.12)
    Libraries: $54,000 ($21.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $71,000 ($27.81)
    Electric Utilities: $61,000 ($23.89)
    Water Utilities: $61,000 ($23.89)
    Fire Protection: $54,000 ($21.15)
    Sewerage: $41,000 ($16.06)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($12.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($1.57)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,050,000 ($802.98)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($13.32)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $317,000 ($124.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $293,000 ($114.77)
    All Other: $67,000 ($26.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $209,000 ($81.86)
    All Other: $40,000 ($15.67)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $457,000 ($179.01)
    General Revenue, NEC: $150,000 ($58.75)
    Rents: $9,000 ($3.53)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $24,256,000 ($9500.98)
    Gas Utilities: $1,744,000 ($683.12)
    Water Utilities: $475,000 ($186.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $20,000 ($7.83)
  • Tax - Property: $241,000 ($94.40)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $118,000 ($46.22)
    Other Selective Sales: $106,000 ($41.52)
    NEC: $62,000 ($24.29)
    Public Utilities: $31,000 ($12.14)

Sylvania government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $554,000 ($217.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $477,000 ($186.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $78,000 ($30.55)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,038,000 ($2365.06)

5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,204 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
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 Bulloch County, GA  1.23% ($21,542 average AGI)
from Effingham County, GA  0.42% ($28,200)
from Burke County, GA  0.38% ($17,333)


6.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
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 Bulloch County, GA  2.34% ($29,602 average AGI)
to Effingham County, GA  0.48% ($24,043)
to Chatham County, GA  0.37% ($28,389)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sylvania:

  • WSYL (1490 AM; 1 kW; SYLVANIA, GA; Owner: SAM-MAC BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WGAC (580 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, 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)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPTB (850 AM; 1 kW; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WRDW (1480 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sylvania:

  • WZBX (106.5 FM; SYLVANIA, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WMCD (100.1 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WHKN (94.9 FM; MILLEN, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WAFJ (88.3 FM; BELVEDERE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAKB (96.9 FM; WRENS, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE OF AUGUSTA, LLC)
  • WZNY (105.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPMX (102.9 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WIIZ (97.9 FM; BLACKVILLE, SC; Owner: NICWILD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sylvania:

  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJBF (Channel 6; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAGT (Channel 26; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WAGT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WRDW-TV (Channel 12; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WRDW LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • WCES-TV (Channel 20; WRENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WEBA-TV (Channel 14; ALLENDALE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WFXG (Channel 54; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Sylvania, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 25
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 36
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Georgia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 147
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 246
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

See more detailed statistics of Sylvania fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 48 meters (157ft)
Total costs: $4,301,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,410
Total average daily truck traffic: 250

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sylvania)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 108 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Sylvania, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sylvania)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Sylvania)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 97
  • Hazardous Condition: 117
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Sylvania


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sylvania, GA
Businesses in Sylvania, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1RadioShack1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
GNC1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1
Pizza Hut1

Sylvania on our top lists:

  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Textile mills and textile products"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Thomas K. Bragg (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

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