Trion, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 1,753 (94% urban, 6% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.0%
 
Males: 889  (50.8%)
Females: 864  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

33.8 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 30753.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,994 (it was $30,107 in 2000)
Trion:

$42,994
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,674 (it was $17,098 in 2000)

Trion town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $77,639 (it was $58,100 in 2000)
Trion:

$77,639
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $96,929; detached houses: $96,035

Median gross rent in 2017: $621.

March 2019 cost of living index in Trion: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.2%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Trion, GA (2010)
    • 1,35574.2%White alone
    • 38321.0%Hispanic
    • 382.1%Black alone
    • 291.6%Two or more races
    • 181.0%Asian alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 43 registered sex offenders living in Trion, Georgia as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Trion is 54 to 1.


Crime rates in Trion by year

Type

2006

2007

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(55.7)
2
(112.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(236.5)
1
(48.5)
5
(270.1)
3
(164.4)
12
(668.2)
3
(168.0)
3
(169.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(520.3)
13
(631.1)
18
(972.4)
10
(547.9)
10
(556.8)
15
(839.9)
10
(565.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
48
(2,271)
38
(1,845)
7
(378.2)
24
(1,315)
29
(1,615)
51
(2,856)
27
(1,527)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(283.8)
2
(97.1)
1
(54.0)
3
(164.4)
2
(111.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)197.3135.4141.5137.0262.8240.2139.1

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City-data.com crime index in Trion, GA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.73
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: American (44.3%), Irish (4.2%), English (3.6%), German (1.8%), European (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 661 feet

Land area: 3.98 square miles.

Population density: 441 people per square mile   (low).

Trion, Georgia map

452 residents are foreign born (18.6% Latin America).

This town:

19.0%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $554 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $521 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (34.8 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (75.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (520.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Summerville, GA (2.2 miles ),
Little Sand Mountain, GA (2.5 miles ),
Menlo, GA (3.2 miles ),
Lyerly, GA (3.3 miles ),
La Fayette, GA (3.4 miles ),
Villanow, GA (3.6 miles ),
Kensington, GA (3.7 miles ),
Armuchee, GA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 34.54 N, Longitude: 85.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +410 (+17.2%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 283 (27.2%)

Area code: 706

Distribution of median household income in Trion, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Trion, GA in 2017
Trion satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $51,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,800
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $132,500
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $84,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Trion, GA residents
Average permit cost in Trion, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Georgia:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +325 (+19.5%).
Most common industries in Trion, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (38.2%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.8%)
  • Public administration (2.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (49.7%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.1%)
  • Educational services (2.8%)
  • Truck transportation (2.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (2.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (2.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (22.3%)
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Trion, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (13.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (15.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (2.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (11.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)

Average climate in Trion, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 70.4. This is about average.

City:

70.4
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 22.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00488. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00488
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Trion-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Trion town center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1973, a category F4 tornado 20.7 miles away from the town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Trion-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 79% 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 18.5 miles away from Trion center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 115.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 136.5 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 168.0 miles away from Trion center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 264.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 305.9 miles away from Trion center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chattooga County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Trion topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Trion:

  • HARBIN CLINIC SUMMERVILLE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; SUMMERVILLE, GA)
  • OAKVIEW HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SUMMERVILLE, GA)
  • OAKVIEW NH (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SUMMERVILLE, GA)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE AT SHEPHERD HILLS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LA FAYETTE, GA)
  • SHEPHERD HILLS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LA FAYETTE, GA)
  • DCI LAFAYETTE (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; LA FAYETTE, GA)
  • COUNTRYSIDE HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LAFAYETTE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trion:

  • Berry College (about 19 miles; Mount Berry, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,102)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 24 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)
  • Dalton State College (about 24 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 27 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,071)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 35 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 35 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 10,158)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 38 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)

Public high school in Trion:

Public elementary/middle schools in Trion:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Trion: Trion Industrial Park (A), Trion Town Hall (B), Chattooga Emergency Medical Services Trion (C), Trion Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Churches in Trion include: Union Church (A), Trion United Methodist Church (B), Trion Presbyterian Church (C), First Baptist Church of Trion (D), East Trion Church of God (E), Central Avenue Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: West Hill Cemetery (1), Algood Cemetery (2), Trion Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Round Lake (A), Carp Lake (B), Sucker Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spring Branch (A), Chappel Creek (B), Cane Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Carousel Inn (14230 Highway 27), Express Inn & Suites (14364 Highway 27).

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

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

CHATTOOGA CO-CLOUDLAND EXTENSION (Population served: 161, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • CHATTOOGA COUNTY (Population served: 7,306, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.9%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.0%
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: 0.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Trion (2011 data):

  • United Community Bank: Trion Branch at 14031 Highway 27, branch established on 2005/10/03. Info updated 2009/06/23: Bank assets: $6,977.4 mil, Deposits: $6,170.1 mil, headquarters in Blairsville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 106 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Banks, Inc.
  • Southeast First National Bank: Trion Branch at Triangle Shopping Center, branch established on 1987/08/01. Info updated 2008/06/10: Bank assets: $64.7 mil, Deposits: $58.0 mil, headquarters in Summerville, GA, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Summerville/Trion Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Trion:

Marital status in Trion, GA
  • Never married: 32.3%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Trion:

  • High school or higher: 66.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.3
Georgia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Trion
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Trion, GA (based on Chattooga County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,54062
Mainline Protestant1,21012
Black Protestant6675
Other-1
None13,598-
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: 6
Chattooga County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Chattooga County:

5.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Chattooga County:

4.10 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Chattooga County:

11.2%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.8%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Chattooga County:

12.9%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.8%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.2%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Trion:

28.6
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Trion:

20.1%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Trion:

12.7%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Trion:

32.9%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Trion:

53.5%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.2%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Trion, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 17$56,409$39,8180$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$23,732$31,6435$872
Streets and Highways 5$13,743$32,9830$0
Gas Supply 5$12,794$30,7060$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,950$31,8009$4,606
Solid Waste Management 3$7,371$29,4840$0
Financial Administration 2$4,457$26,7420$0
Police - Other 1$2,126$25,5121$425
Other Government Administration 1$3,188$38,2566$1,100
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 46$131,770$34,37521$7,003

Trion government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $197,000 ($112.38)
    Sewerage: $131,000 ($74.73)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $3,295,000 ($1879.63)
    Sewerage: $2,197,000 ($1253.28)
    Financial Administration: $1,279,000 ($729.61)
    Police Protection: $641,000 ($365.66)
    Regular Highways: $617,000 ($351.97)
    Gas Utilities: $576,000 ($328.58)
    Parks and Recreation: $369,000 ($210.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $219,000 ($124.93)
    General - Other: $98,000 ($55.90)
    Libraries: $56,000 ($31.95)
    Central Staff Services: $55,000 ($31.37)
    Local Fire Protection: $46,000 ($26.24)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000 ($1.71)
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000 ($1.14)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,085,000 ($618.94)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($63.32)
    Water Utilities: $18,000 ($10.27)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($6.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,854,000 ($1057.62)

Trion government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,287,000 ($1304.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($41.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $23,000 ($13.12)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $18,000 ($10.27)
    Other: $9,000 ($5.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $832,000 ($474.61)
    Other: $832,000 ($474.61)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $785,000 ($447.80)
    Other: $207,000 ($118.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $49,000 ($27.95)
    Fines and Forfeits: $35,000 ($19.97)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($1.14)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $8,001,000 ($4564.18)
    Water Utilities: $3,430,000 ($1956.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $111,000 ($63.32)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.57)
  • Tax - Property: $795,000 ($453.51)
    Public Utilities Sales: $469,000 ($267.54)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $86,000 ($49.06)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $13,000 ($7.42)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000 ($1.71)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.57)

Trion government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,549,000 ($2024.53)

4.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($28,952 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.99%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Floyd County, GA  1.03% ($23,385 average AGI)
from Walker County, GA  0.99% ($29,493)
from Cherokee County, AL  0.26% ($40,150)
Businesses in Trion, GA
NameCountNameCount
La-Z-Boy1Subway1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Nike1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Trion:

  • WZQZ (1180 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TRION, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WGTA (950 AM; 5 kW; SUMMERVILLE, GA; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VALLEY HEAD, AL; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WQCH (1590 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: RADIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Trion:

  • WATG (95.7 FM; TRION, GA; Owner: TTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W215BA (90.9 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKCX (97.7 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: BRIAR CREEK BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQTU (102.3 FM; ROME, GA; Owner: MCDOUGALD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W212AR (90.3 FM; LINDALE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRHY (105.9 FM; CENTRE, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJCK (88.3 FM; PIEDMONT, AL; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQMT (98.9 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAWL-FM (91.5 FM; RED BANK, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Trion:

  • WSUT-LP (Channel 21; SUMMERVILLE/TRION, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION/NGTV)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W64BJ (Channel 64; SCOTTSBORO, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLFW-LP (Channel 41; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WELF (Channel 23; DALTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Trion, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents36
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count14861
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents22563
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4603
  • Fatalities16563
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents37881
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1205
See more detailed statistics of Trion fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 272ft / 83.1mTotal length
  • $23,771,000Total costs
  • 36,790Total average daily traffic
  • 558Total average daily truck traffic
  • 55,185Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Trion, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 61950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Trion, GA

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 49. The highest number of fires - 124 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Trion, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (65.7%), and Outside Fires (20.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Trion, GA
    • 54565.7%Structure Fires
    • 17320.9%Outside Fires
    • 576.9%Other
    • 546.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Trion, GA
Most common first names in Trion, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8368.7 years
William6772.7 years
John6274.1 years
Mary4878.9 years
Robert3870.1 years
Ruby2878.7 years
Charles2767.2 years
George2174.8 years
Annie2078.7 years
Roy1970.1 years
Most common last names in Trion, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown3573.8 years
Williams3376.3 years
Smith2871.3 years
Adams2273.8 years
Campbell2174.4 years
Martin1975.9 years
Harris1870.7 years
Henderson1675.7 years
Sprayberry1577.6 years
Howell1473.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Trion, GA
  • 55.8%Utility gas
  • 38.8%Electricity
  • 4.1%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Trion, GA
  • 70.7%Electricity
  • 29.3%Utility gas


Trion compared to Georgia state average:

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

Trion on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #16 (30753) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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