Whigham, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 474 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.9%
Males: 199  (42.2%)
Females: 275  (57.8%)
Median resident age:  51.7 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 39897.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $18,109 (it was $22,639 in 2000)
Whigham:

$18,109
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,641 (it was $11,103 in 2000)

Whigham city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $61,779 (it was $51,000 in 2000)
Whigham:

$61,779
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $72,459; Detached houses: $88,734; Mobile homes: $42,621

Median gross rent in 2012: $481.

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Whigham races chart
  • White alone - 287 (60.9%)
  • Black alone - 169 (35.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (2.1%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (0.8%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Whigham: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.5%), United States (16.7%), English (11.0%), Dutch (8.1%), German (2.9%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 270 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 401 people per square mile   (low).

Whigham,GA real estate house value index trend

Whigham, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Whigham:

  • High school or higher: 72.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Whigham city:

  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 17.6%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.9%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Whigham, Georgia as of July 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Whigham to the number of sex offenders is 34 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $564 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $429 (0.9%)

Whigham satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tallahassee, FL (30.1 miles , pop. 150,624).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (153.9 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (664.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Climax, GA (2.5 miles ), Cairo, GA (2.6 miles ), Calvary-Reno, GA (3.2 miles ), Lime Sink, GA (3.2 miles ), Calvary, GA (3.3 miles) , Attapulgus, GA (3.7 miles ), Spence, GA (3.7 miles ), Bainbridge, GA (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 30.88 N, Longitude: 84.32 W

Area code: 229

Whigham household income distribution Whigham home values distribution

Crime rates in Whigham by Year
Type 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0310
per 100,000 0.0534.8209.60.0
Burglaries 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Thefts 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Auto thefts 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 265.8) 0.0111.343.60.0

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.25
Georgia average:

2.77
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.3%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+1.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15%)
  • Construction laborers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Whigham, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Whigham-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/13/2000, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Whigham city center killed 6 people and injured 15 people and caused $5 million in damages.

On 2/13/2000, a category F3 tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 175 people and caused $20 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whigham-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 349.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 175.5 miles away from Whigham center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 232.8 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 261.0 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 244.6 miles away from Whigham center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 282.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grady County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Micalvin Hammonds - College basketball player (Mercer Bears).

Hospitals and medical centers in Whigham:

  • HERITAGE INN OF WHIGHAM (ROUTE 179 BOX 46)
  • PINEWOOD NURSING CENTER (433 NORTH MCGRIFF STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Whigham:

  • GRADY COUNTY DIALYSIS FACILITY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; CAIRO, GA)
  • DECATUR COUNTY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL AND MANOR Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • VNA OF SOUTHWEST GEORGIA INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • RCG - BAINBRIDGE (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)
  • FLINT RIVER HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; BAINBRIDGE, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whigham:

  • Bainbridge State College (about 13 miles; Bainbridge, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,308)
  • Tallahassee Community College (about 31 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,904)
  • Florida State University (about 31 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 38,283)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (about 32 miles; Tallahassee, FL; FT enrollment: 10,841)
  • Albany Technical College (about 48 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Albany State University (about 49 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Darton State College (about 49 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)

Public elementary/middle school in Whigham:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The nearest city with 1,000,000 people to Whigham is Atlanta, GA, not Houston, TX.

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Notable location: Grady County Volunteer Fire Department Whigham Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Whigham Cemetery (1), Woodlawn Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Grady County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 51.8%
(40.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 82.4% for Black residents, 83.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 64.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.1%
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: 0.0% of all households
80 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
134 people in nursing homes in 2000

Whigham compared to Georgia state average:

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

Banks with branches in Whigham (2011 data):

  • Capital City Bank: Whigham Branch at 126 E. Broad Avenue, branch established on 1973/03/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,617.3 mil, Deposits: $2,181.2 mil, headquarters in Tallahassee, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Capital City Bank Group, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Utility gas (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Whigham city (based on Grady County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.41%
Here: 54.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Christian Churches and Churches of Christ USA National Primitive Baptist Convention
Adherents67.5%12.6%5.6%3.7%3.0%
Congregations39.7%19.0%3.4%3.4%5.2%
NameInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchChurch of the NazareneLDS (Mormon) ChurchNational Association of Free Will BaptistsOther
Adherents1.8%0.9%0.8%0.8%3.3%
Congregations3.4%1.7%1.7%1.7%20.7%
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: 4
Grady County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Grady County:

7.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Grady County:

31.3%
Georgia:

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

15.0%
State:

14.6%
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
Financial Administration 2$5,372$32,2320$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$899
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,832$32,4960$0
Police - Other 1$1,594$19,1281$323
Streets and Highways 1$1,544$18,5280$0
Water Supply 1$1,962$23,5440$0
Electric Power 2$6,275$37,6500$0
Totals for Government 11$27,579$30,0867$1,222

Whigham government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $470,000 ($991.56)
    Police Protection: $116,000 ($244.73)
    Central Staff Services: $101,000 ($213.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($80.17)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($78.06)
    Water Utilities: $34,000 ($71.73)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($48.52)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($25.32)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($18.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $42,000 ($88.61)
    Electric Utilities: $19,000 ($40.08)
    Central Staff: $13,000 ($27.43)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($25.32)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($14.77)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($10.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $159,000 ($335.44)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($21.10)

Whigham government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($73.84)
    Sewerage: $34,000 ($71.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $35,000 ($73.84)
    All Other: $17,000 ($35.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $39,000 ($82.28)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($23.21)
    Rents: $1,000 ($2.11)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $550,000 ($1160.34)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($105.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $36,000 ($75.95)
  • Tax - Property: $42,000 ($88.61)
    Other Selective Sales: $26,000 ($54.85)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $12,000 ($25.32)
    Public Utilities: $4,000 ($8.44)
    NEC: $3,000 ($6.33)

Whigham government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $173,000 ($364.98)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $160,000 ($337.55)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($25.32)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $10,000 ($21.10)

Whigham government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $109,000 ($229.96)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $56,000 ($118.14)

6.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,421 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
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 Thomas County, GA  1.55% ($27,008 average AGI)
from Leon County, FL  0.55% ($31,386)
from Mitchell County, GA  0.43% ($21,824)


6.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,934 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
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 Thomas County, GA  1.59% ($30,197 average AGI)
to Leon County, FL  0.80% ($34,141)
to Colquitt County, GA  0.55% ($20,432)

Strongest AM radio stations in Whigham:

  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WGRA (790 AM; 1 kW; CAIRO, GA; Owner: LOVETT BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WMGR (930 AM; 5 kW; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: DECATUR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WFRF (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FAITH RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCVC (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL)
  • WHBT (1410 AM; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL)
  • WNLS (1270 AM; 5 kW; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whigham:

  • WRAK-FM (97.3 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WFSU-FM (88.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTNT-FM (94.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWLD (102.3 FM; CAIRO, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTLY (107.1 FM; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGLF (104.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBGE (101.9 FM; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: JOHN H. WIGGINS)
  • WZND (105.3 FM; HEADLAND, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBZE (98.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAIB (103.1 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTF (104.9 FM; HAVANA, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXSR (101.5 FM; QUINCY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBWT (100.7 FM; MIDWAY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGWD (93.3 FM; GRETNA, FL; Owner: DE-COL INCORPORATED)
  • WEGT (99.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, FL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • W250AF (97.9 FM; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Whigham:

  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTXL-TV (Channel 27; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: MEDIA VENTURE MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WVUP-CA (Channel 45; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WTBC-LP (Channel 65; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • W19CP (Channel 19; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV)
  • W38CM (Channel 22; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W35BN (Channel 35; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • W02CI (Channel 2; CAIRO/THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: CEE, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WBXT-CA (Channel 56; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Whigham fatal accident list:

Apr 20, 2011 03:50 PM, Sr-38, Lat: 30.88331, Lon: -84.32369, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 25, 1979 10:30 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Whigham)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • City Hall Main St (Lat: 30.877972 Lon: -84.331861), Call Sign: KNHS748, Licensee ID: L00099169
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/27/1998, Expiration Date: 10/19/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/21/2003
    Registrant: City Of Whigham, City Hall, Whigham, GA 31797
  • City Hall Main St (Lat: 30.877972 Lon: -84.331861), Call Sign: KNGF887
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.905 MHz, 154.935 MHz, 155.010 MHz, 155.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/28/2013, Expiration Date: 03/30/2023
    Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 3419 Via Lido 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 515-2544
  • 4018 Us Hwy 84 West (Lat: 30.882278 Lon: -84.356167), Type: Pole, Structure height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: KUZ896
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.590 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 161.310 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/10/2004, Expiration Date: 12/07/2014, Certifier: L W Allen
    Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc., 6735 Southpoint Drive S 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:
  • Railroad Ave (Lat: 30.891861 Lon: -84.324639), Call Sign: KZN309
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/01/1996, Expiration Date: 02/20/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/22/2001
    Registrant: M & M Poultry Farms Inc Dba Cash Carry Feeds Inc, Whigham, GA 31797, Phone: (912) 762-4171

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • State Park Rd (Lat: 30.923778 Lon: -84.272389), Overall height: 133.8 m, Call Sign: WNTW876
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/05/1995, Expiration Date: 04/05/2000, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (912) 228-0610
  • STATE PARK, 2 Miles N Of Us Hwy 84 On State Park Road (Lat: 30.923778 Lon: -84.272111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 128 m, Overall height: 133.8 m, Call Sign: WPRX679, Licensee ID: L00010936
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.750 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/10/2011, Expiration Date: 03/13/2021, Certifier: Tonya Griffin
    Registrant: Decatur Grady County E-911, 912 Spring Creek Road, Bainbridge, GA 39818, Phone: (229) 248-3860, Fax: (229) 248-3857, Email:
  • LODGETOWN, 150 Yards Se Of Intersection Of Coker Rd And Arline Road (Lat: 31.068917 Lon: -84.290139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQPW678
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2012, Expiration Date: 08/31/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • RENO, 270 Sherman Road (Lat: 30.797139 Lon: -84.324194), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 170.7 m, Overall height: 176.8 m, Call Sign: WQQL856, Licensee ID: L00010936
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2013, Expiration Date: 01/23/2023, Certifier: Tonya Griffin
    Registrant: Decatur Grady County E-911, 912 Spring Creek Road, Bainbridge, GA 39818, Phone: (229) 248-3860, Fax: (229) 248-3857, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KF4WF, Licensee ID: L00634608
    Grant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 02/23/2023, Certifier: Thomas D Farnsworth
    Registrant: Thomas D Farnsworth, 3912 Old 179 South, Whigham, GA 39897
  • Call Sign: N4OLW, Licensee ID: L00722769
    Grant Date: 06/30/2006, Expiration Date: 07/11/2016, Certifier: Edward J F Mallory
    Registrant: Edward J F Mallory, 249 Melton Brinson Rd, Whigham, GA 39897

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3437F , Serial Number: 18257437, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Danny Vaughn, 948 Maxwell Rd, Whigham, GA 39897
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY AIRCRAFT CO CHALLENGER I (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 447 (40 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 347JH , Serial Number: 0295R0548, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 10/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Garry L Meredith, 302 Nottingham Dr Nw, Whigham, GA 39897
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 98 mph), Engine: JACOBS R755A SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 630U , Serial Number: 366, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 11/10/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 744 Jones Rd, Whigham, GA 31797
  • Aircraft: MOORE SPORT 2S (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8615A , Serial Number: 0194, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Garry L Meredith, 302 Nottingham Dr Nw, Whigham, GA 39897

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Whigham, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3470.0 years
Mary3479.7 years
James3275.8 years
William3176.0 years
Willie2672.2 years
Robert2074.7 years
Annie1884.0 years
Charlie1374.5 years
George1372.5 years
Maggie1283.1 years
Most common last names in Whigham, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Harrison3679.0 years
Johnson2273.7 years
Mobley1978.3 years
Harrell1877.6 years
Jones1673.6 years
Smith1682.3 years
Moore1680.0 years
Walden1576.3 years
Ponder1473.6 years
Thomas1478.2 years

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