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Dodge County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2016: 21,433 (28% urban, 72% rural); it was 19,171 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,963
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,708
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,215
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,506 (it was 1,847 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

34%

Land area: 500 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dodge County: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (42.9%), Wholesale trade (16.0%), Construction (14.3%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 61%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Dodge County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (64.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (28.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years
Males: 11,322  (52.8%)
Females: 10,111  (47.2%)

Dodge County,GA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Dodge County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $37,300 ($27,607 in 1999)

This county:

$37,300
Georgia:

$53,559

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $394 (lower quartile is $296, upper quartile is $469)
This county:

$394
State:

$754


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $75,410 (it was $45,300 in 2000)
Dodge:

$75,410
Georgia:

$166,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $34,434 - $140,446

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $126,880
Here:

$126,880
State:

$234,633

Townhouses or other attached units: $120,111
Here:

$120,111
State:

$198,839

Mobile homes: $45,354
Here:

$45,354
State:

$71,595
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $985
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $312

Institutionalized population: 1,846

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 66
  • Burglaries: 73
  • Thefts: 132
  • Auto thefts: 20
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 41 buildings, average cost: $63,500
  • 2001: 37 buildings, average cost: $68,400
  • 2002: 37 buildings, average cost: $65,500
  • 2003: 46 buildings, average cost: $68,400
  • 2004: 42 buildings, average cost: $75,100
  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $66,200
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $69,300
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $192,600
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $830 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $670 (1.1%)

Dodge County household income distribution in 2013 Dodge County home values distribution in 2013 Dodge County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.0%
Dodge County:

20.0%
Georgia:

16.0%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.4% for Black residents, 72.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 82.8% for other race residents, 21.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 40.7 years old
(Males: 38.3 years old, Females: 43.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.5 years old, Black residents: 39.8 years old, American Indian residents: 35.5 years old, Asian residents: 33.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.3 years old, Other race residents: 21.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Dodge County is $363 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $458 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $613 a month.

Cities in this county include: Eastman, Rhine, Empire, Chester, Chauncey.

Dodge County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable location: Sellars Store (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Dodge County include: Cedar Church (A), County Line Church (B), Ebenezer Church (C), Grace Church (D), Hopewell Church (E), Jerusalem Church (F), Mount Vernon Church (G), Mount Zion Church (H), Rock Hill Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Frasier-Smith Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Walls Fish Pond (A), Hill Lake (B), Hills Millpond (C), Wohlwender Lake (D), Wells Lake (E), Bell Lake (F), Rogers Mill Lake (G), Jorden Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaver Run (A), Walton Branch (B), Usry Creek (C), Trip Up Branch (D), Shaver Branch (E), Rice Branch (F), Galey Creek (G), Fox Branch (H), Deer Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Jasper County, South Carolina , Madison Parish, Louisiana , Pulaski County , Stewart County , Taylor County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.3%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 555
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 414 (20.7% naturalized citizens)

Dodge County:

1.9%
Whole state:

10.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 422010 or later
  • 902000 to 2009
  • 1841990 to 1999
  • 161980 to 1989
  • 671970 to 1979
  • 33Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.7%

Dodge County marital status for males Dodge County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,248
  • One, attached: 29
  • Two: 209
  • 3 or 4: 48
  • 5 to 9: 242
  • 10 to 19: 96
  • 20 to 49: 21
  • 50 or more: 31
  • Mobile homes: 2,913
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 36

Housing units in Dodge County with a mortgage: 2,094 (39 second mortgage, 79 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,150

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Dodge County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,37760
Mainline Protestant80612
Catholic3281
Black Protestant2053
Other91
None8,071-
Dodge County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Dodge County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Dodge County:

7.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Dodge County:

11.7%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Dodge County:

30.3%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.3%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Dodge County:

Average size of farms: 282 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,998
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $355.53
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 16.92%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $34,377
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 21.51%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.78%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $55,372
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.89%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.33
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.39%
Corn for grain: 1793 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1254 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 15093 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 790 harvested acres
Vegetables: 969 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 542 acres

Tornado activity:

Dodge County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 7118900.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/5/1957, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dodge County-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 85% 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 123.4 miles away from Dodge County 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 214.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 183.1 miles away from the county 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 252.5 miles away from the county 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 252.3 miles away from Dodge County center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 187.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 26, 2009 to April 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1833: April 23, 2009, FEMA Id: 1833, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Georgia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 27, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3218: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3218, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Tropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 03, 2004 to October 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1560: September 24, 2004, FEMA Id: 1560, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Georgia Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 1998 to May 11, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1209: March 11, 1998, FEMA Id: 1209, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Georgia Tornadoes, Flooding, Heavy Rain, Tropical Storm Alberto, Incident Period: July 03, 1994 to July 25, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1033: July 07, 1994, FEMA Id: 1033, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Tornado, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Georgia Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3097: March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: 3097, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Georgia Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Dodge County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Public administration (23%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (50%)
  • Vietnam (9%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Iraq (6%)
  • England (4%)
  • South Africa (3%)
  • Portugal (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Dodge County


  • American (19%)
  • English (17%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • German (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • African (1%)

Dodge County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,075 (83.1%)
  • Carpooled: 406 (6.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 10 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 398 (6.5%)
  • Walked: 95 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 118 (1.9%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Dodge County, Georgia in 2000:

  • 1,005 people in state prisons
  • 300 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 185 people in nursing homes
  • 42 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 41 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 40 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 38 people in other group homes
  • 23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

People in group quarters in Dodge County, Georgia in 2010:

  • 1,232 people in state prisons
  • 332 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 203 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 76 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 71 people in college/university student housing
  • 31 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $37,800.

5.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.19% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($19,482 average AGI)
1.21% relocated from other states ($5,585 average AGI)
Dodge County:

1.21%
Georgia average:

3.48%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Telfair County, GA  0.64% ($21,769 average AGI)
from Laurens County, GA  0.56% ($26,912)
from Bleckley County, GA  0.33% ($23,550)
from Pulaski County, GA  0.21% ($17,000)
from Wilcox County, GA  0.21% ($21,308)
from Fulton County, GA  0.16% ($19,300)
from Houston County, GA  0.16% ($23,100)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,207 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Georgia average:

9.32%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.54% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($18,163 average AGI)
1.45% relocated to other states ($7,043 average AGI)
Dodge County:

1.45%
Georgia average:

3.33%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Laurens County, GA  0.70% ($20,628 average AGI)
to Houston County, GA  0.60% ($37,811)
to Bleckley County, GA  0.42% ($20,769)
to Telfair County, GA  0.39% ($22,958)
to Pulaski County, GA  0.23% ($20,857)
to Bibb County, GA  0.18% ($24,818)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.2

Births per 1000 population in Dodge County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Dodge County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Dodge County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Dodge County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Dodge County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dodge County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dodge County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Dodge County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Dodge County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,173 (2,304 aged, 869 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 499 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Dodge County, Georgia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (309)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (246)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (224)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (159)
  • Congestive heart failure (137)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (109)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (91)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (81)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (75)
  • Unspecified dementia (70)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.13
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15,568
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 446
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 68,971

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,272
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,195

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 22
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 169.1. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,433
  • In family households: 16,431 (2,770 male householders, 2,773 female householders)
    3,682 spouses, 5,461 children (4,985 natural, 54 adopted, 438 stepchildren), 753 grandchildren, 78 brothers or sisters, 167 parents, 274 other relatives, 475 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,905 (1,116 male householders (954 living alone)), 1,491 female householders (1,452 living alone)), 291 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,037

Size of family households: 2,451 2-persons, 1,481 3-persons, 1,042 4-persons, 350 5-persons, 157 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,406 1-person, 161 2-persons, 29 3-persons, 5 5-persons.

2,075 married couples with children.
1,756 single-parent households (611 men, 1,145 women).

95.9% of residents of Dodge speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 28% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $125,656,000 ($6,444 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,096,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $48,536,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,122,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,325,000
Federal grants: $40,625,000
Federal procurement contracts: $651,000 ($104,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,398,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $212,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,855,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,028,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,318
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,182
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +95
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +195
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Dodge County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.36 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.7

Year house built in Dodge County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 1792010 to 2013
  • 9032000 to 2009
  • 2,0681990 to 1999
  • 1,2861980 to 1989
  • 2,1421970 to 1979
  • 9791960 to 1969
  • 1,0841950 to 1959
  • 5581940 to 1949
  • 5801939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Dodge County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dodge County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 231 room
  • 412 rooms
  • 953 rooms
  • 5654 rooms
  • 1,3345 rooms
  • 1,2956 rooms
  • 8497 rooms
  • 4078 rooms
  • 4649+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dodge County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 1931 room
  • 542 rooms
  • 1803 rooms
  • 7744 rooms
  • 9625 rooms
  • 4696 rooms
  • 2317 rooms
  • 958 rooms
  • 629+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Dodge County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Dodge County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 21no bedroom
  • 711 bedroom
  • 1,0432 bedrooms
  • 2,8963 bedrooms
  • 8824 bedrooms
  • 1465+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dodge County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 197no bedroom
  • 2681 bedroom
  • 8212 bedrooms
  • 1,5123 bedrooms
  • 2274 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Dodge County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Dodge County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 151no vehicle
  • 1,4481 vehicle
  • 1,7812 vehicles
  • 1,2123 vehicles
  • 4374 vehicles
  • 975+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Dodge County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Dodge County population
  • 641no vehicle
  • 1,3461 vehicle
  • 7812 vehicles
  • 1683 vehicles
  • 534 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles

86.7% of Dodge County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Georgia.

Dodge County:

86.7%
State average:

83.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 17,793
  • Other state: 2,969
  • Northeast: 285
  • Midwest: 578
  • South: 1,858
  • West: 258
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dodge County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 82.3%Electricity
  • 8.3%Utility gas
  • 7.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 84.6%Electricity
  • 11.3%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 37
Here:

1.8%
Georgia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 26
Here:

2.8%
Georgia:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 95
Here:

12.5%
Georgia:

18.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Dodge County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,115,000
    Police Protection: $1,108,000
    Central Staff Services: $711,000
    General - Other: $669,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $488,000
    Financial Administration: $473,000
    Solid Waste Management: $454,000
    Health Services - Other: $242,000
    Welfare - Other: $136,000
    Parks & Recreation: $105,000
    Housing & Community Development: $87,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $82,000
    Fire Protection: $76,000
    Libraries: $61,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $18,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $671,000
    Parks & Recreation: $105,000
    Fire Protection: $76,000
    Libraries: $61,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $47,000
    Air Transportation: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $517,000
    Central Staff: $15,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,055,000

Dodge County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $213,000
    All Other: $111,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $60,000
    All Other: $37,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $376,000
    Special Assessments: $213,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
    Rents: $17,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $242,000
    All Other: $163,000
    Public Welfare: $150,000
    Highways: $12,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,457,000
    Property: $2,985,000
    Other Selective Sales: $361,000
    NEC: $19,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $18,000

Dodge County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $2,150,000

Dodge County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,729,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 853
  • Number of aged recipients: 92
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 761
  • Number of recipients under 18: 84
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 532
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 237
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 396
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 329
Dodge County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Dodge County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Dodge County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John17673.2 years
James17169.1 years
William15171.6 years
Mary14575.8 years
Willie10271.8 years
Annie9080.9 years
Robert7169.5 years
Charles6266.0 years
George4770.4 years
Charlie4477.4 years
Most common last names in Dodge County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12274.9 years
Harrell9977.6 years
Williams9370.8 years
Jones9173.0 years
Mullis8273.8 years
Sheffield7372.7 years
Brown7372.0 years
Rogers6977.6 years
Peacock6974.2 years
Giddens6476.1 years
Businesses in Dodge County, GA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS2
Nike1Walmart1