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

Tallapoosa, Georgia



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

Back to Tallapoosa, GA housing info, Haralson County, Georgia, GA smaller cities, GA small cities, All Cities.


Tallapoosa: Medal of Honor Park Tallapoosa Georgia II Tallapoosa: Tallapoosa Square South side of Tracks Tallapoosa: North side of tracks on town square Tallapoosa: Passing train heading east at Georgia Highway 100 crossing
 

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

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map



Current weather forecast for Tallapoosa, GA
Population in 2012: 3,118 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.8%
 

Males: 1,508  (48.4%)
Females: 1,610  (51.6%)

Median resident age:  38.7 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 30176.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,219 (it was $29,938 in 2000)
Tallapoosa:

$33,219
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,236

Tallapoosa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $89,438 (it was $70,500 in 2000)
Tallapoosa:

$89,438
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $137,784; Detached houses: $145,764; Townhouses or other attached units: $89,828; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $20,549; Mobile homes: $33,300

Median gross rent in 2012: $494.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 30176

Tallapoosa, 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
Tallapoosa races chart
  • White alone - 2,912 (91.9%)
  • Black alone - 152 (4.8%)
  • Two or more races - 54 (1.7%)
  • Asian alone - 26 (0.8%)
  • Hispanic - 18 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 5 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.09%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tallapoosa: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Tallapoosa, GA forum
Recent posts about Tallapoosa, Georgia on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Tallapoosa is mentioned 15 times on our forum:
‘Possum Drop' rings in new year in Tallapoosa  (0 replies)
MARTA to South Cobb Improvement District?  (31 replies)
Visions and compound Nightclubs to reopen in Atlanta.  (231 replies)
Tallapoosa?  (0 replies)
No winner steps forward, $77 million Powerball ticket expires  (3 replies)
Looking for redneck town  (36 replies)

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

Ancestries: United States (33.5%), Irish (10.9%), English (10.1%), German (3.4%), Dutch (1.6%), Scottish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1134 feet

Land area: 7.43 square miles.

Population density: 420 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Tallapoosa,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:



Tallapoosa, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Tallapoosa:

  • High school or higher: 72.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tallapoosa city:

  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

59 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.9%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Tallapoosa, Georgia as of July 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Tallapoosa to the number of sex offenders is 108 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,242 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $838 (0.9%)

Tallapoosa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (45.3 miles , pop. 58,748).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (50.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (575.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Waco, GA (2.5 miles ), Buchanan, GA (2.7 miles ), Bremen, GA (2.9 miles ), Fruithurst, AL (2.9 miles ), Mount Zion, GA (3.2 miles ), Edwardsville, AL (3.6 miles) , Bowdon, GA (3.8 miles ), Temple, GA (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $113,100
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $66,800
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $282,500
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.74 N, Longitude: 85.29 W

Area codes: 678, 770

Tallapoosa household income distribution Tallapoosa home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Tallapoosa by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 12000000112
per 100,000 35.068.60.00.00.00.00.00.033.331.162.7
Robberies 01330121001
per 100,000 0.034.3101.799.80.031.764.331.70.00.031.4
Assaults 55713104330211
per 100,000 175.1171.4237.4432.6322.4126.796.595.20.062.3344.9
Burglaries 1432494246312625293023
per 100,000 490.21097.01661.61397.71482.9981.9836.0793.4964.7934.0721.2
Thefts 52125184184708388919914378
per 100,000 1820.74285.26239.46123.12256.62629.12829.62888.03293.44452.12445.9
Auto thefts 51820221481417141618
per 100,000 175.1617.1678.2732.1451.3253.4450.2539.5465.7498.1564.4
Arson N/AN/A0000N/A11N/A0
per 100,000 N/AN/A0.00.00.00.0N/A31.733.3N/A0.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.7) 189.9409.4513.7534.0303.9236.2254.0250.4271.4330.7332.1

(click on a table row to update graph)

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

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.45
Georgia average:

2.77

This city's Wikipedia profile

Tallapoosa, Georgia accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.2%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+2.9%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)

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

Average climate in Tallapoosa, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Tallapoosa-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 194% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the Tallapoosa city center killed 22 people and injured 150 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1973, a category F4 tornado 30.4 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tallapoosa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from Tallapoosa center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 94.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.0 miles away from Tallapoosa center
On 1/15/1993 at 02:02:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.1 LG, 3.2 MD, Depth: 1.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Haralson County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Josh Rhett Noble - Musical theatre actor.


Hospitals/medical centers near Tallapoosa:

  • COUNTRYSIDE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BUCHANAN, GA)
  • SOUTHERN TRADITIONS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BUCHANAN, GA)
  • HIGGINS GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, Critical Access Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 9 miles away; BREMEN, GA)

Political contributions by individuals in Tallapoosa, GA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tallapoosa:

  • West Georgia Technical College (about 7 miles; Waco, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,833)
  • University of West Georgia (about 16 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 8,675)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 28 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,251)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 30 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 3,194)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 34 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 44 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,222)
  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 45 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 5,335)

Public high school in Tallapoosa:

Public elementary/middle schools in Tallapoosa:

See full list of schools located in Tallapoosa


Click to draw/clear city borders

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

Churches in Tallapoosa include: First Baptist Church of Tallapoosa (A), First Christian Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Mount Newey Baptist Church (D), Tallapoosa Presbyterian Church (E), Whites Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (F), Emmanuel Church (G), Westview Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoirs: American Legion Lake (A), Hicks Lake (B), Macks Lakes (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Tallapoosa Museum (Art Museums; 185 Mann St) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Golden River Motel (1951 U S Highway 78) (1), Comfort Inn Tallapoosa (788 Highway 100 & I-20) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Haralson 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)
AQI  NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 CO  Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.4. This is about average.
City:

33.4
U.S.:

32.0
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.48. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.48
U.S.:

9.39
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.190. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.190
U.S.:

0.334
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00165. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00165
U.S.:

0.02218


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.2%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.5% for Black residents, 20.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.9%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Tallapoosa, GA

14 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Tallapoosa compared to Georgia state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below 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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


Back to the top

Banks with branches in Tallapoosa (2011 data):

  • Peoples Community National Bank: Bran at 2066 Highway 78, branch established on 2007/12/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $55.9 mil, Deposits: $50.7 mil, headquarters in Bremen, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Pcnb Bancshares, Inc.
  • Community & Southern Bank: Tallapoosa Branch at 3408 Georgia Hwy 565, branch established on 1935/10/07. Info updated 2010/09/20: Bank assets: $2,188.5 mil, Deposits: $1,690.2 mil, headquarters in Carrollton, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Community & Southern Holdings, Inc.
  • Synovus Bank: Tallapoosa Branch at 2320 U.S. Highway 78, branch established on 1978/07/01. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Tallapoosa, Georgia:

  • Super 8 Tallaoppsa, 788 Hwy 100, Tallapoosa, GA 30176 , Phone: (770) 574-5575, Fax: (770) 574-2221
  • Golden River Motel Tallapoosa, 1951 US 78, Tallapoosa, GA 30176 , Phone: (770) 574-2351
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Tallapoosa, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Tallapoosa travel time to work - commute


Tallapoosa mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (43%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

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 Tallapoosa city (based on Haralson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.48%
Here51.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchNew Hope Baptist AssociationChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Churches of Christ
Adherents69.7%11.6%4.6%4.1%3.7%
Congregations47.3%14.5%9.1%5.5%5.5%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.9%1.7%1.7%0.6%0.4%
Congregations5.5%1.8%1.8%3.6%5.5%
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: 8
Haralson County:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Haralson County:

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Haralson County:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Haralson County:

26.7%
Georgia:

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

11.9%
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 3$13,181$52,7241$354
Other Government Administration 3$14,594$58,3767$2,172
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$2,839
Police Protection - Officers 16$48,161$36,1211$328
Police - Other 1$1,453$17,4360$0
Firefighters 3$11,958$47,8321$669
Streets and Highways 2$4,389$26,3342$1,878
Sewerage 2$7,016$42,0960$0
Parks and Recreation 6$14,292$28,58411$5,961
Water Supply 4$12,313$36,9391$1,369
Gas Supply 2$8,278$49,6680$0
Local Libraries 1$3,069$36,8281$1,289
Totals for Government 43$138,704$38,70827$16,859

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

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $1,995,000 ($639.83)
    Police Protection: $733,000 ($235.09)
    General - Other: $573,000 ($183.77)
    Water Utilities: $456,000 ($146.25)
    Sewerage: $304,000 ($97.50)
    Central Staff Services: $234,000 ($75.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $221,000 ($70.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $217,000 ($69.60)
    Regular Highways: $213,000 ($68.31)
    Fire Protection: $164,000 ($52.60)
    Libraries: $70,000 ($22.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $154,000 ($49.39)
    Housing & Community Development: $89,000 ($28.54)
    Parks & Recreation: $79,000 ($25.34)
    General - Other: $57,000 ($18.28)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($12.51)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($9.94)
    Water Utilities: $23,000 ($7.38)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($4.81)
    Central Staff: $11,000 ($3.53)
    Gas Utilities: $2,000 ($0.64)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.32)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,353,000 ($433.93)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $77,000 ($24.70)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $490,000 ($157.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $248,000 ($79.54)
    Sewerage: $239,000 ($76.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $38,000 ($12.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $90,000 ($28.86)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $420,000 ($134.70)
    All Other: $246,000 ($78.90)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $146,000 ($46.82)
    General Revenue, NEC: $121,000 ($38.81)
    Rents: $3,000 ($0.96)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $2,091,000 ($670.62)
    Water Utilities: $358,000 ($114.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $146,000 ($46.82)
    All Other: $97,000 ($31.11)
    Highways: $6,000 ($1.92)
  • Tax - Property: $480,000 ($153.94)
    Public Utilities: $262,000 ($84.03)
    Other Selective Sales: $141,000 ($45.22)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $93,000 ($29.83)
    NEC: $49,000 ($15.72)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,485,000 ($476.27)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $582,000 ($186.66)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,406,000 ($450.93)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $661,000 ($211.99)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,372,000 ($760.74)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $220,000 ($70.56)

8.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.60%
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 Carroll County, GA  3.02% ($28,225 average AGI)
from Paulding County, GA  0.81% ($65,086)
from Cobb County, GA  0.51% ($41,864)


7.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,335 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.73%
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 Carroll County, GA  3.06% ($29,646 average AGI)
to Paulding County, GA  0.58% ($30,060)
to Douglas County, GA  0.38% ($30,152)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tallapoosa:

  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGMI (1440 AM; 3 kW; BREMEN, GA; Owner: GARNER MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tallapoosa:

  • WCKS (102.7 FM; FRUITHURST, AL; Owner: WCKS, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WUWG (90.7 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WEST GEORGIA COLLEGE)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WKCX (97.7 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: BRIAR CREEK BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQTU (102.3 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: MCDOUGALD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W212AR (90.3 FM; LINDALE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tallapoosa:

  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)

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

Tallapoosa, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 25
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
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 Tallapoosa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 2,770
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 4,155

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tallapoosa)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Tallapoosa, GA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • TALLAPOOSA, 1634 Old Hwy 100 (Lat: 33.669194 Lon: -85.285028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 95.1 m, Call Sign: WMN427
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6605.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2013, Certifier: J. Vann Vogel
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • POPLAR SPRINGS, 5981 Ga Hwy 100 (Lat: 33.809722 Lon: -85.291944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WPTT606
    Assigned Frequencies: 6110.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 12/12/2021, Certifier: Richard A Craig
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • WKNG STUDIO, Hwy 78 And Golf Course Rd (Lat: 33.735000 Lon: -85.252222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: WQDA590
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.875 MHz, 945.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/07/2005, Expiration Date: 04/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2006, Certifier: Steven L Gradick
    Registrant: Hall, Estill, Hardwick, Gable, Golden & Nelson, P.C., 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 700 North, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 973-1210, Fax: (202) 973-1212, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tallapoosa)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3F-60 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1099G , Serial Number: 4582, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/15/1946
    Registrant (Individual): Robert A Smith, 1825 Steadman Rd, Tallapoosa, GA 30176
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/17/1980, Exported to: Australia
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3090Y , Serial Number: 18254090, Year manufactured: 1962
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas A Ellis, 2982 Old Highway 100 S, Tallapoosa, GA 30176
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210M (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 732UR , Serial Number: 21061789, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Elco Properties LLC, Po Box 656, Tallapoosa, GA 30176
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 78490 , Serial Number: 17257637, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 650 Gorge Green Rd, Tallapoosa, GA 30176
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9348C , Serial Number: 32-7840095, Year manufactured: 1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Smiths Market Inc, Po Box 642, Tallapoosa, GA 30176


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 45
  • Hazardous Condition: 16

Incident types - Tallapoosa


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tallapoosa, GA

Most common first names in Tallapoosa, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7172.5 years
William6973.2 years
John5075.2 years
Mary3279.7 years
Robert2873.8 years
Charles2266.1 years
Willie1777.5 years
Henry1681.9 years
Roy1568.3 years
Betty1569.2 years
Most common last names in Tallapoosa, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6673.8 years
Williams3872.5 years
Brown3571.0 years
Robinson3170.5 years
Allen2477.8 years
Davis2472.8 years
Thompson2471.8 years
Roberts2279.8 years
Johnson2279.7 years
Chandler2172.9 years
Businesses in Tallapoosa, GA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1SAS Shoes1
Comfort Inn1Subway1
Curves1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS1
H&R Block1Waffle House1
KFC1

Tallapoosa on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Community and social services occupations:"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers"
Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Tallapoosa, GA housing info, Haralson 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.