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Population in 2012: 159 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.1%
 

Males: 71  (45.1%)
Females: 88  (54.9%)

Median resident age:  48.6 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip code: 30215

Estimated median household income in 2012: $70,507 (it was $84,103 in 2000)
Woolsey:

$70,507
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,669

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $242,424 (it was $195,000 in 2000)
Woolsey:

$242,424
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $252,781; Detached houses: $252,781

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  • White alone - 149 (94.3%)
  • Black alone - 5 (3.2%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (1.3%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (1.3%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Woolsey: 89.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (28.1%), English (17.2%), Irish (11.7%), Dutch (10.2%), Scottish (6.3%), German (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 830 feet

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 194 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Woolsey:

  • High school or higher: 96.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.8%
  • Unemployed: 11.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Woolsey town:

  • Never married: 8.1%
  • Now married: 81.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

11 residents are foreign born

This town:  7.7%
Georgia:  9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,667 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,200 (0.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Atlanta, GA (27.4 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (613.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Brooks, GA (2.3 miles ), Fayetteville, GA (2.6 miles ), Hampton, GA (2.6 miles ), Sunny Side, GA (2.6 miles) , Lovejoy, GA (2.8 miles ), Rover, GA (2.8 miles) , Bonanza, GA (2.8 miles ), Irondale, GA (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 33.36 N, Longitude: 84.41 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.7%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-9.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (42%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Painters and paperhangers (25%)
  • Top executives (13%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (24%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (15%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)


Average climate in Woolsey, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Woolsey-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/2/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Woolsey town center injured 3 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 3/5/1989, a category F3 tornado 16.2 miles away from the town center injured 23 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Woolsey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.7 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) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from Woolsey center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fayette County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Woolsey topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Woolsey:

  • HARBOR GRACE HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, GA)
  • HOSPICE ADVANTAGE, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, GA)
  • DCI FAYETTEVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, GA)

Political contributions by individuals in Woolsey, GA

Airports located in Woolsey:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Woolsey:

  • Griffin Technical College (about 11 miles; Griffin, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,546)
  • Clayton State University (about 17 miles; Morrow, GA; FT enrollment: 3,755)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus (about 22 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 17,928)
  • Atlanta Technical College (about 25 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,395)
  • Georgia Perimeter College (about 25 miles; Decatur, GA; FT enrollment: 11,522)
  • Gordon College (about 26 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,278)
  • Spelman College (about 27 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,121)

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Notable location: Fayette County Fire and Emergency Services Station 7 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Woolsey: Woolsey Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Reservoir: Dungan Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Fayette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  PM2.5 Ozone  CO  NO2 PM10 SO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.5. This is about average.
City:

37.5
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.6
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.9
U.S.:

25.6
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.67. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.67
U.S.:

2.43


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  84.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Woolsey compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Woolsey travel time to work - commute


Woolsey mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Woolsey town (based on Fayette County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.72%
Here71.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents43.3%18.8%13.8%4.8%4.3%
Congregations30.8%3.8%16.7%9.0%2.6%
NameJewishPresbyterian Church (USA)LDS (Mormon) ChurchPresbyterian Church in AmericaOther
Adherents3.8%2.3%1.6%1.5%5.7%
Congregations1.3%2.6%3.8%3.8%25.6%
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: 17
Here:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Fayette County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
This county:

4.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 98
Fayette County:

9.26 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

12.1%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.6%
State:

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

14.4%
Georgia:

14.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $6,000 ($37.74)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($25.16)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($18.87)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($12.58)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($12.58)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,000 ($50.31)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,000 ($31.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($25.16)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($37.74)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000 ($31.45)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($12.58)
    NEC: $2,000 ($12.58)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $29,000 ($182.39)

10.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($58,358 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.53%
Georgia average:

10.98%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($761 average AGI)
Fayette County:

0.15%
Georgia average:

0.39%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Clayton County, GA  1.60% ($46,035 average AGI)
from Fulton County, GA  1.11% ($52,876)
from Coweta County, GA  0.73% ($54,644)


10.29% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($56,128 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.29%
Georgia average:

9.55%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($801 average AGI)
Fayette County:

0.12%
Georgia average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Coweta County, GA  1.79% ($64,107 average AGI)
to Fulton County, GA  1.26% ($50,215)
to Clayton County, GA  0.75% ($28,770)

Strongest AM radio stations in Woolsey:

  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHIE (1320 AM; 5 kW; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: CHAPPELL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • 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.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Woolsey:

  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPZE (97.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB-FM (98.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION 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)
  • WBZY-FM (96.7 FM; PEACHTREE CITY, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMVV (90.7 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: LIFE RADIO MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKEU-FM (88.9 FM; THE ROCK, GA; Owner: GEORGIA FOUNDATION OF PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W290AG (105.9 FM; GRIFFIN, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Woolsey:

  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W52CL (Channel 52; MACON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W24AL (Channel 24; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WATC (Channel 57; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Woolsey)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ATL0914, 288 Mud Bridge Road (Lat: 33.357000 Lon: -84.394917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 68.6 m, Overall height: 72.2 m, Call Sign: WQHH263, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 11365.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/26/2007, Expiration Date: 07/26/2017, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.
    Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH G35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 204B , Serial Number: D-4548, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 03/12/1956
    Registrant (Individual): William T Mitchell, 2201 Hwy 92 South, Woolsey, GA 30214



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$431,8607$275,471
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$341,215
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$276,300
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1405.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$118,130
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1405.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

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