Union City, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 20,458 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +76.0%
Males: 7,712  (37.7%)
Females: 12,746  (62.3%)
Median resident age:  30.4 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30291.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,502 (it was $35,322 in 2000)
Union City:

$32,502
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,306 (it was $17,208 in 2000)

Union City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,038 (it was $75,000 in 2000)
Union City:

$100,038
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $796.

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  • Races in Union City, GA (2013)

    Union City races chart
    • 17,17183.3%Black alone
    • 1,8739.1%White alone
    • 1,0225.0%Hispanic
    • 2521.2%American Indian alone
    • 1000.5%Two or more races
    • 870.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Union City: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (3.9%), Subsaharan African (2.7%), West Indian (2.4%), Irish (2.3%), German (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1020 feet

Land area: 8.59 square miles.

Population density: 2,382 people per square mile   (low).

Union City,GA real estate house value index trend

Union City, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Union City:

  • High school or higher: 84.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Union City city:

  • Never married: 46.2%
  • Now married: 27.6%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

1,380 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America, 1.2% Africa).

This city:

6.7%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 38 registered sex offenders living in Union City, Georgia as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Union City to the number of sex offenders is 540 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,032 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $597 (0.6%)

Union City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Atlanta, GA (14.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (596.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fairburn, GA (1.6 miles ), College Park, GA (2.6 miles ), Riverdale, GA (2.8 miles ), Tyrone, GA (2.8 miles ), Palmetto, GA (2.9 miles ), East Point, GA (2.9 miles ), Hapeville, GA (3.1 miles ), Fayetteville, GA (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $58,300
  • 1998: 32 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,700
  • 2000: 88 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2001: 235 buildings, average cost: $82,700
  • 2002: 443 buildings, average cost: $88,700
  • 2003: 419 buildings, average cost: $89,300
  • 2004: 410 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2005: 480 buildings, average cost: $75,600
  • 2006: 311 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2007: 193 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2008: 47 buildings, average cost: $104,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.58 N, Longitude: 84.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +342 (+1.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 382 (5.6%)

Union City household income distribution Union City home values distribution

Property values in Union City, GA


Crime rates in Union City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2005 2007
Murders 00024
per 100,000 0.00.00.014.623.2
Rapes 00154
per 100,000 0.00.07.936.423.2
Robberies 3633356059
per 100,000 302.5271.6276.9437.2342.7
Assaults 43434757152
per 100,000 361.3353.9371.9415.4882.8
Burglaries 117182180239433
per 100,000 983.11,497.71,424.21,741.62,515.0
Thefts 720720574867988
per 100,000 6,049.95,925.04,541.56,317.95,738.5
Auto thefts 195201162297259
per 100,000 1,638.51,654.01,281.72,164.21,504.3
Arson 0005N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.036.4N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 319.9) 632.2654.6572.4857.3909.6

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

Crime rate in Union City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 71 (53 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Georgia average:

2.73
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.3%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,622 (+29.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Union City, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Union City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Union City city center injured 46 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Union City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 82% 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 88.8 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 120.0 miles away from Union 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 156.9 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 157.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 232.9 miles away from Union City center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 190.1 miles away from the city 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 Fulton County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Union City topographic map

Birthplace of: Edward Liddie - Judoka, Gary Springer - College basketball player (Iona Gaels).

Hospitals and medical centers in Union City:

  • UNION CITY DIALYSIS (6851 SHANNON PARKWAY SUITE 200)
  • CHRISTIAN CITY CONV CENTER (7300 LESTER ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Union City:

  • FAIRBURN HEALTH CARE CTR, INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FAIRBURN, GA)
  • COLLEGE PARK DIALYSIS CENTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; COLLEGE PARK, GA)
  • ELYSIUM HOUSE, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; RIVERDALE, GA)
  • ANCHOR HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; COLLEGE PARK, GA)
  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE ( FAYETTEVILLE) (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ATLANTA, GA)
  • PORTSBRIDGE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ATLANTA, GA)
  • BMA OF ATLANTA INC (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; COLLEGE PARK, GA)

Heliports located in Union City:

Amtrak station near Union City:

  • 18 miles: ATLANTA (1688 PEACHTREE ST. NW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Union City:

  • Atlanta Metropolitan State College (about 13 miles; Atlanta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,437)
  • Atlanta Technical College (about 13 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 4,217)
  • Clayton State University (about 13 miles; Morrow, GA; FT enrollment: 5,844)
  • Spelman College (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,383)
  • Morehouse College (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Clark Atlanta University (about 14 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,201)
  • Georgia State University (about 16 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 30,264)

Public elementary/middle schools in Union City:

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Notable locations in Union City: Christian City Childrens Home (A), Union City Fire Department Station 2 (B), Union City Fire Department Station (C), Union City Police Station (D), South Fulton Chamber of Commerce (E), Union City City Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Shannon Crossing Shopping Center (1), Shannon Mall Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Union City include: Shadnor Church (A), Union Grove Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Dixie Lakes (A), Valley Lakes (B), Valley Lake Number 2 (C), Dixie Lake Number Two (D), Dixie Lake Number One (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Union City: Dixie Lakes Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Days Inn Union City (6840 Shannon Parkway), Days Inn (6840 Shannon Parkway), Econo Lodge (7410 Oakley Rd), Comfort Inn (6800 Shannon Parkway).

Fulton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 119. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

119
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.331. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.331
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00345. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00345
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.3%
(24.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.9% for Black residents, 11.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 4.7% for other race residents, 12.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.5%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Union City in 2010:

  • 24 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 7 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Union City in 2000:

  • 190 people in nursing homes
  • 37 people in other group homes
  • 13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 6 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Union City compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

Banks with branches in Union City (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Shannon Crossing Branch at 4550 Jonesboro Rd, Ste 30, branch established on 2008/09/25. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Guaranty Bank: Jonesboro Road Branch at 4550 Jonesboro Rd, branch established on 2006/04/14. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • United Community Bank: Shannon Branch at 6789 Shannon Parkway, branch established on 1974/06/11. 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.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Shannon Mall Branch at 4640 Jonesboro Rd, branch established on 2007/01/16. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SunTrust Bank: Union Station Mall Branch at 4601 Jonesboro Road, branch established on 1980/10/20. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: 4650 Jonesboro Road Branch at 4650 Jonesboro Road, branch established on 1988/10/31. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Bank of America, National Association: Shannon Southpark Branch at 6737 Londonderry Way, branch established on 1973/08/25. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Union City, Georgia:

  • Days Inn Union City, 6840 Shannon Pkwy S, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (770) 306-6067, Fax: (770) 306-6062
  • Howard Johnson Union City, 3860 Flatshoals Rd, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (404) 964-0110, Fax: (770) 969-0110
  • Econo Lodge Union City, 7410 Oakley Rd, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (770) 964-9999, Fax: (770) 964-6867
  • Super 8 Motel, 7420 Oakley Rd, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (770) 964-5100, Fax: (770) 306-0710
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites-atlanta, 6743 Shannon Pkwy, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (770) 969-4567
  • Microtel Inn & Suites Atlanta Airport/Union City, 6690 Shannon Pkwy, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (770) 306-3800
  • Comfort Inn Atlanta Union City, 6800 Shannon Way, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (770) 306-2677, Fax: (770) 306-8141
  • Best Western Garden Inn, 6701 Shannon Pkwy, Union City, GA 30291 , Phone: (770) 892-3128, Fax: (770) 892-4243
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Union City, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Georgia average:

12.6

Union City travel time to work - commute Union City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Utility gas (38%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Neighborhood in Union City (Union City, Georgia Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Union City city (based on Fulton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant204,409357
Mainline Protestant166,727153
Catholic91,39118
Black Protestant90,642135
Other50,07586
Orthodox2,4966
None314,841-
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: 190
Fulton County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 59
Fulton County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 298
Fulton County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,102
Here:

11.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Fulton County:

23.2%
Georgia:

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

15.1%
State:

14.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 12$44,089$44,0891$2,343
Other Government Administration 13$47,316$43,6760$0
Judicial and Legal 4$11,074$33,2222$2,449
Police Protection - Officers 47$180,484$46,0816$4,042
Police - Other 4$10,084$30,2520$0
Firefighters 43$188,318$52,5544$2,232
Fire - Other 4$21,731$65,1930$0
Correction 41$123,178$36,0520$0
Streets and Highways 16$41,536$31,1520$0
Sewerage 9$30,227$40,3030$0
Parks and Recreation 3$10,593$42,3722$2,487
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$10,170$61,0200$0
Other and Unallocable 12$39,288$39,2881$1,196
Totals for Government 210$758,088$43,31916$14,749

Union City government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $366,000 ($17.89)
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $4,459,000 ($217.96)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,501,000 ($122.25)
    Police Protection: $2,485,000 ($121.47)
    Water Utilities: $2,029,000 ($99.18)
    Sewerage: $1,352,000 ($66.09)
    Regular Highways: $1,201,000 ($58.71)
    Central Staff Services: $1,171,000 ($57.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $963,000 ($47.07)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $418,000 ($20.43)
    Housing and Community Development: $413,000 ($20.19)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $248,000 ($12.12)
    Public Welfare - Other: $40,000 ($1.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000 ($1.81)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $397,000 ($19.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $179,000 ($8.75)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($0.83)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,039,000 ($246.31)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $328,000 ($16.03)

Union City government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $4,499,000 ($219.91)
    Sewerage: $1,656,000 ($80.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,035,000 ($50.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($0.73)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $144,000 ($7.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,004,000 ($146.84)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,215,000 ($59.39)
    Interest Earnings: $649,000 ($31.72)
    Special Assessments: $195,000 ($9.53)
    General Revenue, NEC: $103,000 ($5.03)
    Rents: $27,000 ($1.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,483,000 ($121.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $39,000 ($1.91)
  • Tax - Property: $2,538,000 ($124.06)
    Other License: $1,330,000 ($65.01)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $983,000 ($48.05)
    Other Selective Sales: $870,000 ($42.53)
    Public Utilities Sales: $823,000 ($40.23)
    NEC: $96,000 ($4.69)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000 ($0.44)

Union City government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,785,000 ($1260.39)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,565,000 ($1200.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,220,000 ($59.63)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,626,000 ($812.69)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,523,000 ($74.45)

13.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,428 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.81%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($402 average AGI)
Fulton County:

0.07%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DeKalb County, GA  2.65% ($37,248 average AGI)
from Cobb County, GA  1.38% ($41,035)
from Clayton County, GA  1.17% ($21,844)


12.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,825 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.92%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($649 average AGI)
Fulton County:

0.11%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to DeKalb County, GA  2.65% ($35,541 average AGI)
to Cobb County, GA  1.28% ($42,974)
to Clayton County, GA  1.14% ($20,515)

Strongest AM radio stations in Union City:

  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGKA (1190 AM; 25 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WTJH (1260 AM; 5 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Union City:

  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPZE (97.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAMJ (102.5 FM; MABLETON, GA; Owner: NEW MABLETON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WSB-FM (98.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSTR (94.1 FM; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WVEE (103.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZGC (92.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ATLANTA)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBZY-FM (96.7 FM; PEACHTREE CITY, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WRAS (88.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCLK (91.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WREK (91.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO COMMNS. BD, GEORGIA INST. TECH)

TV broadcast stations around Union City:

  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W24AL (Channel 24; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WATC (Channel 57; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • W52CL (Channel 52; MACON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Union City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 41m135ftTotal length
  • $805,000Total costs
  • 190,697Total average daily traffic
  • 1,349Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED113$98,69529$67,26296$137,6973$12,19724$71,8400$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$93,5633$72,36011$130,8480$02$43,9151$24,400
APPLICATIONS DENIED29$99,2508$64,12190$123,94812$33,5229$77,8620$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN21$94,7869$56,08855$137,5482$42,6357$66,3800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$123,2692$102,11514$135,7490$02$64,8650$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.10 , 0105.12, 0105.13

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$81,2152$94,555
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$136,7701$78,830
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$66,1900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$137,4400$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.10 , 0105.12, 0105.13

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Union City, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7872.6 years
Mary6179.9 years
John4275.4 years
William4073.9 years
Robert2871.6 years
Annie2881.7 years
Willie2578.2 years
Mildred2379.8 years
Charles2277.1 years
Margaret2181.7 years
Most common last names in Union City, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4176.7 years
Brown2379.2 years
Williams1775.7 years
Jackson1572.1 years
Thompson1576.6 years
Johnson1473.7 years
Thomas1476.9 years
Davis1475.8 years
Jones1475.2 years
Morris1279.1 years
Businesses in Union City, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1Kroger1
AutoZone1Macy's1
BMW1McDonald's1
Best Western1Motel 61
Blockbuster1Nike5
Burger King1Nissan1
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears2
Econo Lodge1T-Mobile2
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Toyota1
Ford1U-Haul3
GameStop1UPS1
H&R Block1Volkswagen1
Honda1Waffle House2
IHOP1Walgreens1
Jones New York1Walmart1

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  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 5,000+)"
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  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 1,000 residents in 2004-2006 (population 5,000+)"
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  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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