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Stephens County

Population in 2012: 8,404 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.9%
 

Males: 3,831  (45.6%)
Females: 4,573  (54.4%)

Median resident age:  39.7 years
Georgia median age:  40.0 years

Zip codes: 30577.

Estimated median household income in 2011: $33,709 (it was $25,345 in 2000)
Toccoa:

$33,709
Georgia:

$46,007
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $19,272

Toccoa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $94,302 (it was $70,400 in 2000)
Toccoa:

$94,302
Georgia:

$147,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $124,173; Detached houses: $126,905; Townhouses or other attached units: $175,238; In 2-unit structures: $242,398; Mobile homes: $37,549

Median gross rent in 2011: $621.

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  • White alone - 6,358 (74.1%)
  • Black alone - 1,602 (18.7%)
  • Asian alone - 195 (2.3%)
  • Hispanic - 192 (2.2%)
  • Two or more races - 178 (2.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 53 (0.6%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Toccoa: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: United States (14.6%), English (10.1%), Irish (6.6%), German (4.6%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%), French (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1017 feet

Land area: 8.31 square miles.

Population density: 1011 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Toccoa:

  • High school or higher: 77.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 14.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Toccoa city:

  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 47.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 11.6%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

262 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.4% Asia).

This city:  3.1%
Georgia:  9.4%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 70 registered sex offenders living in Toccoa, Georgia as of April 16, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Toccoa to the number of sex offenders is 130 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $902 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $849 (0.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (43.0 miles , pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (83.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (555.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Broad River, GA (2.4 miles ), Rock Creek, GA (2.7 miles ), Avalon, GA (3.0 miles ), Turnerville, GA (3.0 miles ), Martin, GA (3.1 miles ), Mount Airy, GA (3.4 miles ), Tallulah Falls, GA (3.4 miles) , Clarkesville, GA (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $63,800
  • 1998: 84 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 1999: 123 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 2000: 87 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2001: 96 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 2002: 56 buildings, average cost: $99,200
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $176,700
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $80,600
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $179,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $60,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.57 N, Longitude: 83.32 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,483 (+28.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,557 (48.4%)

Area code: 706

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Crime rates in Toccoa by Year
Type 2001 2009 2011 2012
Murders 0101
per 100,000 0.011.00.011.7
Rapes 3222
per 100,000 31.421.923.223.5
Robberies 7111012
per 100,000 73.3120.5116.2141.0
Assaults N/A252951
per 100,000 N/A273.8337.1599.2
Burglaries 51515939
per 100,000 534.1558.6685.8458.2
Thefts 111294426458
per 100,000 1162.53220.24951.85381.3
Auto thefts 16654
per 100,000 167.665.758.147.0
Arson N/AN/A00
per 100,000 N/AN/A0.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.8) N/A288.6353.3433.1

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 30 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.29
Georgia average:

2.77

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

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.0%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -495 (-5.0%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Toccoa-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Toccoa city center injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 13.2 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Toccoa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 92% 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 68.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 92.1 miles away from Toccoa center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from Toccoa center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 94.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

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

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: DeForest Kelley - Actor, Dale Davis - NBA player (Detroit Pistons, born: Mar 25, 1969), Pat Swilling - Football linebacker, Ramblin' Tommy Scott - Country musician, Anthony Harrison - Football player, Evan Oglesby - Player of football, Ken Swilling - College football player, Leonard Wheeler - Football player, Tauren Poole - Football player.

Main business address for: FIRST FRANKLIN FINANCIAL CORP (PERSONAL CREDIT INSTITUTIONS).


Hospital/medical center in Toccoa:

  • STEPHENS COUNTY HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 163 HOSPITAL DRIVE)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Toccoa:

  • HABERSHAM COUNTY MEDICAL CTR (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 15 miles away; DEMOREST, GA)

Political contributions by individuals in Toccoa, GA

Airports located in Toccoa:

Amtrak station:

TOCCOA (47 N. ALEXANDER ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government website: www.cityoftoccoa.com

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Toccoa:

  • Clemson University (about 30 miles; Clemson, SC; Full-time enrollment: 16,837)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 30 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • Southern Wesleyan University (about 33 miles; Central, SC; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • North Georgia College & State University (about 39 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 4,201)
  • Gainesville State College (about 40 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 6,068)
  • Athens Technical College (about 41 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 2,099)
  • University of Georgia (about 44 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 31,017)

Public high school in Toccoa:

Public elementary/middle schools in Toccoa:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Amtrak offers direct service to and from Toccoa on their Cresent route between NY and New Orleans. You can go directly to Toccoa from such cities as NY, PHL, BAL, WAS, Charlottesville Va, Charlotte, Greenville SC, Atlanta, Birmingham AL, New Orleans and stops in between. Amtrak service on this route is very reliable and scenic. You can go to www.Amtrak.com for more information or see your travel agent. added by Bill
  • Amtrak offers direct service to and from Toccoa on their Cresent route between NY and New Orleans. You can go directly to Toccoa from such cities as NY, PHL, BAL, WAS, Charlottesville Va, Charlotte, Greenville SC, Atlanta, Birmingham AL, New Orleans and stops in between. Amtrak service on this route is very reliable and scenic. You can go to www.Amtrak.com for more information or see your travel agent. added by Bill

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Notable locations in Toccoa: Camp Toccoa (A), Taccoa Fire Department Station 11 (B), Toccoa Fire Department Station 10 (C), Carnes Creek Volunteer Fire Department (D), Toccoa City Hall (E), Stephens County Courthouse (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Big A Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Toccoa include: First Baptist Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Friendship Baptist Church (D), Hill Street Baptist Church (E), Saint James United Methodist Church (F), Toccoa Fire Baptized Holiness Church of God (G), Trinity Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (H), Zebuion Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoirs: Le Tourneau Lake (A), Toccoa Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Toccoa include: Henderson Falls Park (1), Alewine Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Days Inn (Highway 17), Country Hearth Inn-Toccoa (302 Savannah Street), Days Inn Toccoa (1101 South Big A Road), Budget Inn Motel (520 West Currahee Street), Habersham Manor House Bed & Breakfast (326 Doyle Street East).

Courts: Norwood Charlie Congressman (315 Savannah West), Stephens County - Magistrate Court (Courthouse Annex), Stephens County - Judge Superior Court (Courthouse), Stephens County - Clerk Of Court Office (Govt Building), Stephens County - Probate Court Ofc (Courthouse).

 
Stephens 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
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AQI  Ozone  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 32.6. This is about average.
City:

32.6
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.450
U.S.:

2.433
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 35.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

35.9
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.67. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.67
U.S.:

9.59

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

GEORGIA BAPTIST CONFERENCE CENTER (Population served: 475, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-26-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
LEATHERWOOD FISH LODGE (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.8%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.1% for Black residents, 1.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 42.5% for two or more races residents)

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

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.3%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
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: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Toccoa, GA

34 people in college/university student housing in 2010
15 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

People in group quarters in Toccoa in 2000:

  • 176 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 174 people in nursing homes
  • 73 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 73 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Toccoa compared to Georgia state average:

  • Black race population percentage 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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Banks with branches in Toccoa (2011 data):

  • SCBT National Association: Toccoa Wal-Mart #1122 at 3886 Georgia Highway 117, branch established on 2006/01/30; Toccoa Branch at 1111 S. Big A Road, branch established on 1989/06/30. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $3,893.8 mil, Deposits: $3,257.7 mil, headquarters in Orangeburg, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Scbt Financial Corporation
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Big A Branch at 555 Big A Road, branch established on 1965/05/27; Toccoa Branch at 122 North Alexander Street, branch established on 1911/09/01. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $8,104.0 mil, Deposits: $6,880.8 mil, headquarters in Columbia, SC, positive income, 197 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Stephens Federal Bank: at 2859 Hwy 17a, branch established on 1933/01/01; Toccoa Branch at 12 East Doyle Street, branch established on 2000/04/24. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $185.2 mil, Deposits: $171.4 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Toccoa Branch at 303 East Doyle Street, branch established on 1951/03/16. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Northeast Georgia Bank: Toccoa Office at 624 South Big A Road, branch established on 1999/05/10. Info updated 2009/03/09: Bank assets: $417.3 mil, Deposits: $375.1 mil, headquarters in Lavonia, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Security Bankshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Toccoa, Georgia:

  • Shoney's Inn Toccoa, 350 Stephen Cir, Toccoa, GA 30577 , Phone: (706) 886-1048
  • Days Inn-toccoa, 1101 S Big A Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 , Phone: (706) 886-9461
  • Country Hearth Inn Toccoa, 302 W Savannah St, Toccoa, GA 30577 , Phone: (706) 297-7799, Fax: (706) 297-7798
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Toccoa, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Toccoa travel time to work - commute


Toccoa mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (52%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Toccoa (based on Stephens County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.09%
Here71.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Christian and Missionary AllianceAssemblies of God
Adherents66.7%8.3%5.7%5.2%3.3%
Congregations40.7%13.0%9.3%5.6%5.6%
NameCatholic ChurchEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)International Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents2.9%1.3%1.2%1.0%4.2%
Congregations1.9%1.9%1.9%1.9%18.5%
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: 3
Stephens County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Stephens County:

7.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Stephens County:

29.9%
Georgia:

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

11.0%
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 10$28,935$34,7220$0
Other Government Administration 18$60,584$40,3890$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,377$16,5240$0
Police Protection - Officers 27$75,829$33,7020$0
Police - Other 1$1,811$21,7320$0
Firefighters 25$72,516$34,8080$0
Streets and Highways 8$24,559$36,8390$0
Solid Waste Management 9$21,379$28,5050$0
Sewerage 21$53,037$30,3070$0
Parks and Recreation 2$4,668$28,0080$0
Water Supply 8$21,357$32,0360$0
Gas Supply 19$50,110$31,6480$0
Other and Unallocable 8$19,452$29,1785$3,911
Totals for Government 157$435,614$33,2955$3,911

Toccoa government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Gas Utilities: $329,000 ($39.15)
    Housing and Community Development: $243,000 ($28.91)
    Water Utilities: $113,000 ($13.45)
    Sewerage: $76,000 ($9.04)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $16,920,000 ($2013.33)
    Water Utilities: $2,449,000 ($291.41)
    Sewerage: $2,093,000 ($249.05)
    Police Protection: $1,761,000 ($209.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,354,000 ($161.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $702,000 ($83.53)
    Financial Administration: $693,000 ($82.46)
    General - Other: $464,000 ($55.21)
    Central Staff Services: $461,000 ($54.85)
    Regular Highways: $376,000 ($44.74)
    Housing and Community Development: $319,000 ($37.96)
    General Public Buildings: $257,000 ($30.58)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $143,000 ($17.02)
    Health - Other: $122,000 ($14.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($2.02)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.24)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,202,000 ($143.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($8.09)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Air Transportation: $53,000 ($6.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $273,000 ($32.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $194,000 ($23.08)
    Police Protection: $93,000 ($11.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,165,000 ($614.59)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $526,000 ($62.59)

Toccoa government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,352,000 ($279.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,136,000 ($135.17)
    All Other: $234,000 ($27.84)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($0.71)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $24,000 ($2.86)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.36)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,171,000 ($139.34)
    All Other: $744,000 ($88.53)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $230,000 ($27.37)
    General Revenue, NEC: $58,000 ($6.90)
    Rents: $44,000 ($5.24)
    Interest Earnings: $42,000 ($5.00)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $18,313,000 ($2179.08)
    Water Utilities: $3,529,000 ($419.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $374,000 ($44.50)
    All Other: $10,000 ($1.19)
  • Tax - Property: $1,319,000 ($156.95)
    Other Selective Sales: $535,000 ($63.66)
    Public Utilities Sales: $438,000 ($52.12)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $233,000 ($27.72)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $197,000 ($23.44)
    Other License: $61,000 ($7.26)
    Public Utility License: $52,000 ($6.19)

Toccoa government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $39,701,000 ($4724.06)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,916,000 ($4511.66)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,785,000 ($212.40)

Toccoa government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,001,000 ($238.10)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $687,000 ($81.75)

6.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
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 Franklin County, GA  1.09% ($25,043 average AGI)
from Habersham County, GA  0.67% ($27,667)
from Hall County, GA  0.36% ($36,452)


6.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,789 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
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 Franklin County, GA  0.84% ($23,278 average AGI)
to Habersham County, GA  0.83% ($25,239)
to Hall County, GA  0.47% ($27,325)

Strongest AM radio stations in Toccoa:

  • WLET (1420 AM; 5 kW; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WNEG (630 AM; 1 kW; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA-CAROLINA RADIOCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, 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.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLBA (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Toccoa:

  • WRAF (90.9 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WTXR (89.7 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • W269AY (101.7 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WPPR (88.3 FM; DEMOREST, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W277AL (103.3 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WHLC (104.5 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORP.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WAZX-FM (101.9 FM; CLEVELAND, GA; Owner: WAZX-FM, INC)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHEL (105.1 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Toccoa:

  • WNEG-TV (Channel 32; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W68AF (Channel 68; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

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

Toccoa, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 51
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 81
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 11
  • Fatalities: 56
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 117
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Georgia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 90
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 140
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 25
  • Fatalities: 98
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 235
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 12

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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13
Total length: 23 meters (75ft)
Total costs: $1,403,000
Total average daily traffic: 47,530
Total average daily truck traffic: 29

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 2
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 5
  • 1980-1989: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Toccoa, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Toccoa)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 93 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Toccoa, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 18 (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: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 189 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Toccoa)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Toccoa)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 88
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Toccoa


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

Most common first names in Toccoa, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James21469.9 years
William18872.1 years
John18175.7 years
Mary14977.3 years
Robert9769.9 years
Charles9267.4 years
Thomas8671.8 years
George7876.5 years
Willie7075.2 years
Henry6174.6 years
Most common last names in Toccoa, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith17874.3 years
Brown8474.3 years
Moore7275.5 years
Payne7073.9 years
Williams6676.6 years
Davis6478.3 years
Collins5877.5 years
Scott5470.6 years
Farmer4978.6 years
Martin4376.4 years
Businesses in Toccoa, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Penske1
Applebee's1Pizza Hut1
Arby's1RadioShack1
AutoZone1Rite Aid1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx4Taco Bell1
Hardee's1True Value1
Home Depot1U-Haul3
Jones New York1UPS3
KFC1Walgreens1
Knights Inn1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
McDonald's1
Browse common businesses in Toccoa, GA


Toccoa on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Furniture and related products (population 5,000+)"
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  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
  • #86 (30577) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Zimbabwean first ancestries"
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