Sylvania, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 2,581 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 1,077  (41.7%)
Females: 1,504  (58.3%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30467.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,447 (it was $27,426 in 2000)
Sylvania:

$28,447
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,935 (it was $16,181 in 2000)

Sylvania city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,875 (it was $62,800 in 2000)
Sylvania:

$90,875
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $494.

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  • Races in Sylvania, GA (2010)

    Sylvania races chart
    • 1,49250.5%Black alone
    • 1,35445.8%White alone
    • 411.4%Hispanic
    • 341.2%Asian alone
    • 301.0%Two or more races
    • 40.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sylvania: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (13.1%), Irish (12.1%), United States (10.3%), English (8.3%), Scottish (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 236 feet

Land area: 3.79 square miles.

Population density: 681 people per square mile   (low).

Sylvania,GA real estate house value index trend

Sylvania, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Sylvania:

  • High school or higher: 73.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 15.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sylvania city:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 44 registered sex offenders living in Sylvania, Georgia as of August 02, 2015.
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 2013: $751 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $800 (1.0%)

Sylvania satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,500

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: +1,818 (+66.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 447 (47.7%)

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 2013
Murders 00001100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.039.740.20.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1412101040N/A
per 100,000 35.7151.737.774.839.70.040.10.0133.60.0N/A
Robberies 404293331118
per 100,000 143.00.0150.774.8356.9120.5120.3114.933.4374.0315.0
Assaults 814191481569499
per 100,000 285.9530.9715.9523.6317.2602.7240.6344.8133.6306.0354.3
Burglaries 4330501719262637262528
per 100,000 1,536.81,137.71,883.9635.8753.41,044.61,042.51,417.6868.1850.11,102.4
Thefts 8789988510994118109689991
per 100,000 3,109.43,375.03,692.53,178.84,322.03,776.64,731.44,176.22,270.53,366.23,582.7
Auto thefts 115122374034
per 100,000 393.1189.637.774.879.3120.5280.7153.30.0102.0157.5
Arson 0000N/A001N/A0N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.038.3N/A0.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.8) 356.5415.9455.7331.6466.9428.2364.6347.4268.4341.7362.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sylvania detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.33
Georgia average:

2.73
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.3%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -248 (-8.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Sylvania, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Sylvania-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 11% smaller 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 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 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 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 102.1 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 259.5 miles away from Sylvania 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
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

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, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 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 and medical centers in Sylvania:

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

Airports and heliports located in Sylvania:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sylvania:

  • Georgia Southern University (about 24 miles; Statesboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 18,824)
  • East Georgia State College (about 41 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 50 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)
  • Augusta Technical College (about 52 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,494)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 54 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 6,862)
  • Aiken Technical College (about 56 miles; Graniteville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 57 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 9,964)

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)
See full list of schools located in Sylvania

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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.3%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.2% for Black 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

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.
  • Median house value 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.

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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.8
Georgia average:

12.6

Sylvania travel time to work - commute Sylvania mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,87134
Mainline Protestant1,99019
Black Protestant1,42010
Catholic1701
Other31
None6,139-
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
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 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$12,542$37,6260$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,273$67,6387$1,600
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$900
Police Protection - Officers 9$28,580$38,1070$0
Police - Other 2$5,069$30,4140$0
Firefighters 7$25,081$42,9962$682
Streets and Highways 8$19,236$28,8540$0
Welfare 1$3,268$39,2162$1,597
Solid Waste Management 5$13,527$32,4650$0
Sewerage 2$6,687$40,1220$0
Water Supply 5$13,396$32,1500$0
Electric Power 7$31,848$54,5970$0
Gas Supply 2$6,937$41,6220$0
Other and Unallocable 3$11,380$45,5200$0
Totals for Government 57$188,824$39,75212$4,779

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $22,264,000 ($8626.11)
    Gas Utilities: $1,591,000 ($616.43)
    Police Protection: $700,000 ($271.21)
    Fire Protection: $403,000 ($156.14)
    Regular Highways: $390,000 ($151.10)
    Water Utilities: $352,000 ($136.38)
    Central Staff Services: $345,000 ($133.67)
    Sewerage: $235,000 ($91.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $180,000 ($69.74)
    General - Other: $132,000 ($51.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $85,000 ($32.93)
    Welfare - Other: $68,000 ($26.35)
    Libraries: $54,000 ($20.92)
    Housing & Community Development: $24,000 ($9.30)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($5.42)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Parks & Recreation: $82,000 ($31.77)
    Libraries: $54,000 ($20.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $71,000 ($27.51)
    Electric Utilities: $61,000 ($23.63)
    Water Utilities: $61,000 ($23.63)
    Fire Protection: $54,000 ($20.92)
    Sewerage: $41,000 ($15.89)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($12.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($1.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,050,000 ($794.27)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($13.17)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $317,000 ($122.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $293,000 ($113.52)
    All Other: $67,000 ($25.96)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $209,000 ($80.98)
    All Other: $40,000 ($15.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $457,000 ($177.06)
    General Revenue, NEC: $150,000 ($58.12)
    Rents: $9,000 ($3.49)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $24,256,000 ($9397.91)
    Gas Utilities: $1,744,000 ($675.71)
    Water Utilities: $475,000 ($184.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $20,000 ($7.75)
  • Tax - Property: $241,000 ($93.37)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $118,000 ($45.72)
    Other Selective Sales: $106,000 ($41.07)
    NEC: $62,000 ($24.02)
    Public Utilities: $31,000 ($12.01)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $554,000 ($214.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $477,000 ($184.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $78,000 ($30.22)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,038,000 ($2339.40)

7.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,916 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
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 Bulloch County, GA  1.77% ($22,711 average AGI)
from Chatham County, GA  0.92% ($16,721)
from Effingham County, GA  0.77% ($35,472)


7.43% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,739 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
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 Bulloch County, GA  2.49% ($23,094 average AGI)
to Chatham County, GA  0.89% ($32,643)
to Effingham County, GA  0.43% ($28,600)

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.)
Sylvania fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Sylvania fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 48m157ftTotal length
  • $4,301,000Total costs
  • 4,410Total average daily traffic
  • 250Total average daily truck traffic
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

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Businesses in Sylvania, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1RadioShack1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
Ford1Subway1
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
McDonald's1

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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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2015.