Townsend, Georgia

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Population in July 2007: 3,718.
Males: 1,850  (49.8%)
Females: 1,868  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Georgia median age:  33.4 years

Zip code: 31331

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,324 (it was $33,531 in 2000)
Townsend:

$42,324
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,750 (it was $17,261 in 2000)

Townsend CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,299 (it was $59,700 in 2000)
Townsend:

$108,299
GA:

$141,600
  • Races in Townsend, GA (2000)

    Townsend races chart
    • 2,42668.6%White alone
    • 1,04429.5%Black alone
    • 270.8%Hispanic
    • 250.7%Two or more races
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 80.2%Asian alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Townsend: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 21 feet

Land area: 228.1 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

Townsend, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Townsend:

  • High school or higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Townsend CCD:

  • Never married: 16.8%
  • Now married: 63.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 12.4%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Townsend, Georgia as of September 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Townsend to the number of sex offenders is 196 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Townsend CCD:  1.3% ($756)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Townsend satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (38.0 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (88.0 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (680.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Riceboro, GA (3.3 miles ), Darien, GA (3.8 miles ), Midway, GA (3.9 miles ), Allenhurst, GA (4.2 miles ), Walthourville, GA (4.3 miles ), Hinesville, GA (4.6 miles ), Ludowici, GA (4.6 miles ), Flemington, GA (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 31.57 N, Longitude: 81.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 912

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Paper (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Carpenters (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)

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

Average climate in Townsend, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Townsend-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Townsend place center injured 9 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 4/9/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 42.1 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 17 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Townsend-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 118.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 170.5 miles away from Townsend 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 104.5 miles away from the city 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 127.5 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 123.7 miles away from Townsend center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 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 McIntosh County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Townsend:

  • College of Coastal Georgia (about 31 miles; Brunswick, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,447)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 32 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,399)
  • South University–Savannah Online (about 35 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 13,512)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 36 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • Savannah State University (about 38 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,193)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 40 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 9,964)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 63 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)

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Notable locations in Townsend: Old Fort Barrington (A), R and M Water and Sewer Water Pollution Control Plant (B), Fort Barrington Landing (C), Gould Landing (D), McIntosh County Fire Department Harris Neck Station (E), McIntosh County Fire Department Eulonia Station (F), McIntosh County Fire Department Shellman Station (G), McIntosh County Fire Department Townsend Station (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Townsend include: Credit Hill Church (A), Daniel Grove Church (B), Ebenezer Church (C), Friendship Church (D), Gould Branch Church (E), Morgan Chapel (F), Young Island Church (G), Townsend Baptist Church (H), Saint James Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Robson Cemetery (1), Lebanon Cemetery (2), McIntosh Cemetery (3), Andrews Cemetery (4), Buckley and O'Neal Cemetery (5), Churchill Cemetery (6), Contentment Plantation Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Rubin Lake (A), Crooked Lake (B), Big Lake (C), Wesley Lake (D), Bernie Lake (E), Belly Hole Lake (F), Jug Lake (G), Smith Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: White Chimney River (A), Barbour Island River (B), Wahoo River (C), Todd River (D), Julienton River (E), Swain River (F), Shell Creek (G), Sapelo River (H), Harris Neck Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Townsend: Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Days Inn Townsend GA (I 95 Exit 58 Highway 57) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

McIntosh County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.8%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.8%
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: 0.6% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

16.3%
Whole state:

13.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.1%

Banks with branches in Townsend (2011 data):

  • Southeastern Bank: Eulonia Branch at 15039 U.S. Hwy 17, branch established on 1976/08/19. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $416.6 mil, Deposits: $371.1 mil, headquarters in Darien, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Southeastern Banking Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Georgia average:

13.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Townsend CCD (based on McIntosh County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,35811
Mainline Protestant8066
Black Protestant5343
Catholic3971
Other2592
None9,979-
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: 2
McIntosh County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
McIntosh County:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

18.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.0%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
McIntosh County:

30.0%
Georgia:

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

9.8%
State:

14.6%

7.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,790 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
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 Glynn County, GA  1.93% ($28,520 average AGI)
from Chatham County, GA  0.41% ($34,625)
from Liberty County, GA  0.36% ($31,786)


7.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,223 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.71%
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 Glynn County, GA  3.01% ($29,744 average AGI)
to Liberty County, GA  0.51% ($21,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Townsend:

  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WCGA (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WOODBINE, GA; Owner: COX BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBMQ (630 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGIG (1440 AM; 5 kW; BRUNSWICK, GA)
  • WLOP (1370 AM; 5 kW; JESUP, GA; Owner: JESUP BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGSR (1570 AM; 50 kW; FERNANDINA BEACH, FL; Owner: RJM COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WSFN (790 AM; 3 kW; BRUNSWICK, GA)
  • WJLG (900 AM; 4 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTKS (1290 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Townsend:

  • WGCO (98.3 FM; MIDWAY, GA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSKX (92.3 FM; HINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJCL-FM (96.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWSN (103.3 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WIXV (95.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSVH (91.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WLPT (88.3 FM; JESUP, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WEAS-FM (93.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRHQ (105.3 FM; RICHMOND HILL, GA; Owner: THOROUGHBRED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYNR (102.5 FM; WAYCROSS, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXMK (105.9 FM; DOCK JUNCTION, GA; Owner: GOLDEN ISLES BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSGA (104.7 FM; HINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBGA (107.7 FM; DARIEN, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WYFS (89.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRJY (104.1 FM; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: GOLDEN ISLES BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Townsend:

  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • WPXC-TV (Channel 21; BRUNSWICK, GA; Owner: PAXSON JAX LICENSE, INC.)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • WGSA-CA (Channel 50; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W39BV (Channel 39; HINESVILLE-RICHMOND, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
Townsend fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Townsend fatal accident list:

Mar 6, 2011 02:50 PM, I-95, Lat: 31.63853, Lon: -81.40279, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 11, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Townsend)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • CEDAR POINT, 1098 Vic Waters Road Se (Lat: 31.508583 Lon: -81.396361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 141.7 m, Overall height: 147.2 m, Call Sign: WQQE621
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • SHELLMANS BLUFF, 3778 Old Shellman Bluff Road (Lat: 31.579694 Lon: -81.328694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.3 m, Call Sign: WQQE986
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 11/21/2012, Expiration Date: 11/21/2022, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • JA03GI348, 1675 County Road 172 Nw (Lat: 31.540194 Lon: -81.451028), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 80.7 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQSR722
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/05/2013, Expiration Date: 11/05/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • JA03GI348, 1675 County Road 172 Nw (Lat: 31.540194 Lon: -81.451028), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 80.7 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQVK479
    Assigned Frequencies: 11585.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2015, Expiration Date: 03/11/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • 9JK0108A, 1675 County Road 172 Nw (Lat: 31.540194 Lon: -81.451028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 80.7 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQWF706
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/2015, Expiration Date: 08/10/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Rt 2 Box 2439 Bluff Rd Shellman Bluff (Lat: 31.573833 Lon: -81.330389), Type: Tower, Overall height: 30 m, Call Sign: KZN568, Licensee ID: L00010791
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 06/29/2001, Expiration Date: 05/14/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/16/2011Registrant: Ronald S Iler, Rt 2 Box 2439 Bluff Rd @ Shellman, Townsend, GA 31331

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Townsend)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Townsend)

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

EVERGREEN MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1998, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-17-1999), St Intentional no-action (OCT-30-2001)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
BUCCANEER MOBILE VILLAGE (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1998, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2000), St Intentional no-action (OCT-30-2001)
EAGLE NECK SUBDIVISION (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-18-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-18-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-29-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1996, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-1998), St Intentional no-action (OCT-30-2001)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
BIG TREE ESTATES POA (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-19-1998), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-27-1999), St Compliance achieved (JUN-07-2000), St Intentional no-action (OCT-30-2001)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Townsend that have no violations reported:

  • BELVEDERE ISLAND (Population served: 283, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • DILLON HILL SUBDIVISION (Population served: 39, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (36%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Townsend, GA

  • Knights Inn: 1

Townsend compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Townsend on our top lists:

  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of mobile homes (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #3 (31331) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
There are 14 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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