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Median resident age:  34.0 years
Georgia median age:  33.4 years

Zip code: 31030

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,640 (it was $40,007 in 2000)
Zenith:

$39,640
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,619

Zenith CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $86,069 (it was $73,400 in 2000)
Zenith:

$86,069
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $108,840; Detached houses: $139,937; Townhouses or other attached units: $118,420; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,072; Mobile homes: $75,973

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Zenith races chart
  • White alone - 7,406 (83.5%)
  • Black alone - 1,078 (12.2%)
  • Hispanic - 254 (2.9%)
  • Two or more races - 73 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 32 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 15 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 6 (0.07%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Zenith: 136.2 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 575 feet




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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Zenith CCD:  1.2% ($884)
Georgia:  0.9% ($919)
Zenith satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (18.5 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (80.4 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (667.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Knoxville, GA (2.5 miles) , Roberta, GA (2.6 miles ), Fort Valley, GA (2.9 miles ), Byron, GA (3.0 miles ), Lizella, GA (3.5 miles) , Reynolds, GA (3.7 miles ), Centerville, GA (3.7 miles ), Rutland, GA (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 32.67 N, Longitude: 83.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 478

Zenith household income distribution Zenith home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.5%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Transportation equipment (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Zenith-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the Zenith place center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/1/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the place center injured 9 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Zenith-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 98% 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 45.9 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 91.7 miles away from Zenith center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Crawford County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals/medical centers near Zenith:

  • FMC OF FORT VALLEY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; FORT VALLEY, GA)
  • PEACH COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; FORT VALLEY, GA)
  • CENTRAL GEORGIA REHAB AT FORT VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FORT VALLEY, GA)

Amtrak station near Zenith:

  • 20 miles: MACON (GREYHOUND STA., 65 SPRING ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Zenith:

  • Fort Valley State University (about 10 miles; Fort Valley, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,123)
  • Macon State College (about 14 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 3,540)
  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 16 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 3,913)
  • Middle Georgia Technical College (about 17 miles; Warner Robins, GA; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Mercer University (about 19 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,184)
  • Gordon College (about 31 miles; Barnesville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,278)
  • Middle Georgia College (about 39 miles; Cochran, GA; FT enrollment: 2,586)

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Notable locations in Zenith: Camp Martha Johnston (A), Southeastern Holiness Camp (B), Crawford County Fire Department Station 8 (C), Crawford County Fire Department Station 3 (D), Crawford County Fire Department Station 6 (E), Crawford County Fire Department Station 7 (F), Friendship Community Center (G), Burney's Greenhouse (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Zenith include: Cool Spring Church (A), Gordon Chapel (B), Harris Chapel (C), Jordan Chapel (D), Little Union Church (E), Mount Paran Church (F), Mount Zion Church (G), Open Bible Tabernacle (H), Pleasant Hill Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Smith Family Cemetery (1), Arnold-Mason Cemetery (2), Brown-Hallman Family Cemetery (3), Hancock Cemetery (4), Nimrod Jackson Cemetery (5), Atwaters Cemetery (6), Benevolence Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Lake Henry (A), Hortons Millpond (B), Herds Pond (C), Merritt Lake (D), Hortmans Mill Pond (E), Pierceson Lake (F), Hortman Lake (G), Lindsey Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Whitewater Creek (A), Sweetwater Creek (B), Spring Creek (C), Indian Creek (D), Hartley Branch (E), Sandhill Creek (F), Hammock Branch (G), Dent Pond Branch (H), Deep Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.4. This is about average.
City:

36.4
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.39
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

23.7
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.6
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00478
U.S.:

0.02218


Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.8%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

13.3%
Whole state:

13.0%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.1%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Zenith, GA

15 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Zenith compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Zenith CCD (based on Crawford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 13.21%
Here13.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesBaha'iOther
Adherents63.2%32.3%2.3%2.2%-
Congregations36.4%45.5%9.1%-9.1%
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: 2
Here:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Crawford County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
This county:

4.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Crawford County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

11.7%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.1%
State:

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

13.1%
Georgia:

14.6%

8.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.67%
Georgia average:

10.98%

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:
from Bibb County, GA  2.78% ($28,746 average AGI)
from Houston County, GA  1.36% ($33,018)
from Peach County, GA  0.95% ($25,872)


8.56% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,869 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.56%
Georgia average:

9.55%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Bibb County, GA  2.63% ($32,731 average AGI)
to Houston County, GA  1.56% ($28,922)
to Peach County, GA  0.71% ($24,207)

Strongest AM radio stations in Zenith:

  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGA (980 AM; 5 kW; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WXKO (1150 AM; 1 kW; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLCG (1280 AM; 5 kW; MACON, GA)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Zenith:

  • WJTG (91.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: JOY PUBLIC B/CNG CORP)
  • WQBZ (106.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WIBB-FM (97.9 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPGA-FM (100.9 FM; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGB (95.1 FM; MONTEZUMA, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAYS (105.5 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDEN-FM (99.1 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQMJ (100.1 FM; FORSYTH, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W202BA (88.3 FM; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WYNF (96.5 FM; GRAY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRBV (101.7 FM; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBKG (88.9 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WELV-FM (102.5 FM; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPEZ (93.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMKS (92.3 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKEU-FM (88.9 FM; THE ROCK, GA; Owner: GEORGIA FOUNDATION OF PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W282AE (104.3 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Zenith:

  • WDMA-LP (Channel 32; MACON, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPGA-TV (Channel 58; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGT-TV (Channel 41; MACON, GA; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMAZ-TV (Channel 13; MACON, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WGXA (Channel 24; MACON, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MACON LICENSE LLC)
  • WGNM (Channel 64; MACON, GA; Owner: GOOD NEWS TELEVISION)
  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)


Zenith on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Cashiers (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other financial specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Engineers (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales and office occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 (31030) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ugandan first ancestries"
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