Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (23.4 miles , pop. 100,266).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (83.1 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (601.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Carlton, GA (2.7 miles ), Lexington, GA (3.1 miles ), Crawford, GA (3.4 miles ), Comer, GA (3.4 miles ), Rayle, GA (3.5 miles) , Elberton, GA (3.6 miles ), Arnoldsville, GA (3.8 miles ), Tignall, GA (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 33.95 N, Longitude: 82.97 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Vesta-Enterprise, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Vesta-Enterprise-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Vesta-Enterprise place center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 tornado 33.4 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Vesta-Enterprise-area historical earthquake activity is above Georgia state average. It is 87% 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 28.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 18.8 miles away from Vesta-Enterprise center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.3 miles away from Vesta-Enterprise center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Oglethorpe County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.
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Vesta-Enterprise compared to Georgia state average:
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Religion statistics for Vesta-Enterprise CCD (based on Oglethorpe County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.81%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
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10.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,358 average adjusted gross income)
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:
8.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,536 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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