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Floyd County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2016: 96,560 (63% urban, 37% rural); it was 90,565 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 14,524
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,211
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 22,740
Renter-occupied apartments: 13,195 (it was 11,288 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

34%

Land area: 513 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 188 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Floyd County: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (24.8%), Educational, health and social services (18.2%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 18%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Floyd County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (70.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (14.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (10.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian alone (1.4%)
  • Some other race alone (1.0%)
Median resident age:  38.7 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years
Males: 47,010  (48.7%)
Females: 49,550  (51.3%)

Floyd County,GA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Floyd County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,865 ($35,615 in 1999)

This county:

$49,865
Georgia:

$53,559

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $550 (lower quartile is $456, upper quartile is $694)
This county:

$550
State:

$754


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $119,700 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Floyd:

$119,700
Georgia:

$166,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,300 - $214,700

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $158,343
Here:

$158,343
State:

$234,633

Townhouses or other attached units: $81,322
Here:

$81,322
State:

$198,839

In 2-unit structures: $1,637,638
Here:

$1,637,638
State:

$228,806

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $157,132
Here:

$157,132
State:

$205,850

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $169,537
Here:

$169,537
State:

$234,990

Mobile homes: $57,843
Here:

$57,843
State:

$71,595
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,238
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $403

Institutionalized population: 2,109
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 307 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 2001: 373 buildings, average cost: $141,400
  • 2002: 678 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2003: 424 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2004: 390 buildings, average cost: $140,100
  • 2007: 284 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2008: 180 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2009: 72 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2010: 55 buildings, average cost: $118,700
  • 2011: 32 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $236,300
  • 2013: 53 buildings, average cost: $216,300
  • 2014: 70 buildings, average cost: $201,400
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: $1,478 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $827 (0.9%)

Floyd County household income distribution in 2013 Floyd County home values distribution in 2013 Floyd County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.7%
Floyd County:

12.7%
Georgia:

16.0%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.3% for Black residents, 30.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.1% for American Indian residents, 30.6% for other race residents, 14.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 38.7 years old
(Males: 36.6 years old, Females: 40.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.9 years old, Black residents: 34.9 years old, American Indian residents: 13.9 years old, Asian residents: 29.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.1 years old, Other race residents: 22.2 years old)

Area name: Rome, GA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Floyd County is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $543 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $666 a month.

Cities in this county include: Rome, Armuchee, Lindale, Shannon, Cave Spring.

Floyd County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2012 air pollution in Floyd County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 19.3 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 10.6 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.002 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: DeSoto County, Mississippi , Florence County, South Carolina , Columbus County, North Carolina , Marlboro County, South Carolina , Lee County, Arkansas , Forsyth County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Georgia:

5.8%

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

Current college students: 4,971
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 8,022 (25.8% naturalized citizens)

Floyd County:

8.3%
Whole state:

10.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 1,4612010 or later
  • 1,9782000 to 2009
  • 1,9991990 to 1999
  • 1,2151980 to 1989
  • 3891970 to 1979
  • 206Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 81.9%

Floyd County marital status for males Floyd County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 28,355
  • One, attached: 935
  • Two: 2,947
  • 3 or 4: 1,306
  • 5 to 9: 908
  • 10 to 19: 659
  • 20 to 49: 576
  • 50 or more: 1,097
  • Mobile homes: 3,633

Housing units in Floyd County with a mortgage: 12,287 (234 second mortgage, 1,332 home equity loan, 88 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 9,211

Here:

57.1% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Floyd County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant45,987119
Mainline Protestant7,33536
Catholic5,2821
Black Protestant1,4379
Other8655
None35,411-
Floyd 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: 20
Floyd County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
This county:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 62
Floyd County:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 64
This county:

6.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Floyd County:

11.2%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Floyd County:

31.9%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.9%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Floyd County:

Average size of farms: 138 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $43,163
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $138.00
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.43%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.11%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $39,139
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.91%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $28,802
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.17%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 18.72
Corn for grain: 2610 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 325 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 2302 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 950 harvested acres
Vegetables: 167 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 20 acres

Earthquake activity:

Floyd County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 29.6 miles away from Floyd 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 132.0 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 157.5 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 127.7 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 282.0 miles away from Floyd County center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 156.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 14, 2014, Emergency Declared EM-3368: February 11, 2014, FEMA Id: 3368, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 27, 2011 to April 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1973: April 29, 2011, FEMA Id: 1973, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Georgia Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to March 16, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1750: March 20, 2008, FEMA Id: 1750, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 22, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1311: January 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1311, Natural disaster type: Winter 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 Hurricane Opal, Incident Period: October 04, 1995 to October 05, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1071: October 10, 1995, FEMA Id: 1071, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Flooding, Incident Period: March 27, 1994 to April 10, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1020: March 31, 1994, FEMA Id: 1020, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: February 10, 1990 to February 24, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-857: February 23, 1990, FEMA Id: 857, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Floyd County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

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


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Guatemala (32%)
  • Mexico (26%)
  • India (10%)
  • El Salvador (8%)
  • Vietnam (5%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Israel (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Floyd County


  • American (30%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • German (3%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Floyd County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 39,624 (83.8%)
  • Carpooled: 3,525 (7.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 145 (0.3%)
  • Subway or elevated: 22 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 561 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 204 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 1,115 (2.4%)
  • Worked at home: 2,068 (4.4%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 1,672 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 832 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 757 people in nursing homes
  • 159 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 125 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 123 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 35 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 31 people in halfway houses
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 1,414 people in college/university student housing
  • 993 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 655 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 169 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 98 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 91 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 78 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 55 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 46 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 46 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 28 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 15 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,777.

4.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.11% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($18,308 average AGI)
1.75% relocated from other states ($13,871 average AGI)
Floyd County:

1.75%
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 Bartow County, GA  0.48% ($27,847 average AGI)
from Polk County, GA  0.48% ($26,685)
from Chattooga County, GA  0.37% ($24,105)
from Gordon County, GA  0.27% ($21,583)
from Cobb County, GA  0.23% ($27,397)
from Fulton County, GA  0.16% ($42,196)
from DeKalb County, GA  0.11% ($31,364)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,973 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Georgia average:

9.32%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($163 average AGI)
Floyd County:

0.04%
Georgia average:

0.09%

3.64% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($18,755 average AGI)
2.03% relocated to other states ($13,054 average AGI)
Floyd County:

2.03%
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 Bartow County, GA  0.64% ($31,045 average AGI)
to Polk County, GA  0.55% ($23,707)
to Cobb County, GA  0.37% ($35,313)
to Gordon County, GA  0.31% ($25,278)
to Fulton County, GA  0.19% ($29,164)
to Chattooga County, GA  0.18% ($22,810)
to Cherokee County, AL  0.16% ($31,900)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.8

Births per 1000 population in Floyd County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Floyd County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Floyd County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Floyd County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Floyd County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Floyd County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Floyd County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Floyd County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Floyd County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 16,446 (12,714 aged, 3,732 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,631 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,118)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,096)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (765)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (668)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (587)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (527)
  • Unspecified dementia (512)
  • Congestive heart failure (489)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (321)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (258)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.13
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 23,815
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 532
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 106,488

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,469
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,012
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 86

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 56.9. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 35.3
  • Other - 21.5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 139.8. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 89.1
  • Other - 50.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 96,560
  • In family households: 79,115 (13,325 male householders, 11,280 female householders)
    17,386 spouses, 29,311 children (27,631 natural, 674 adopted, 1,006 stepchildren), 2,522 grandchildren, 1,290 brothers or sisters, 1,275 parents, 1,278 other relatives, 1,448 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13,258 (4,825 male householders (3,902 living alone)), 5,981 female householders (5,314 living alone)), 2,452 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4,187

Size of family households: 11,669 2-persons, 5,684 3-persons, 4,137 4-persons, 2,240 5-persons, 765 6-persons, 110 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,216 1-person, 1,266 2-persons, 278 3-persons, 46 4-persons.

12,568 married couples with children.
7,227 single-parent households (869 men, 6,358 women).

90.7% of residents of Floyd speak English at home.
7.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (23% speak English very well, 46% speak English well, 28% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (47% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 36% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $473,578,000 ($5,038 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $13,952,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $228,962,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $117,755,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,748,000
Federal grants: $98,454,000
Federal procurement contracts: $9,076,000 ($723,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $16,583,000 ($3,469,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $127,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $51,323,000
Federal Government insurance: $49,864,000

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

Births: 7,321
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 5,231
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,324
Here:

+14 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +330
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Floyd County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 13.81 millions of gallons per day (2% from ground, 98% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.7

Year house built in Floyd County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 3202014 or later
  • 2922010 to 2013
  • 5,4492000 to 2009
  • 7,5961990 to 1999
  • 5,4021980 to 1989
  • 5,8211970 to 1979
  • 4,5761960 to 1969
  • 4,2301950 to 1959
  • 2,6921940 to 1949
  • 4,0381939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Floyd County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Floyd County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 01 room
  • 762 rooms
  • 2723 rooms
  • 1,4454 rooms
  • 5,2375 rooms
  • 6,0566 rooms
  • 2,8677 rooms
  • 2,6348 rooms
  • 2,9119+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Floyd County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 2271 room
  • 7262 rooms
  • 1,4683 rooms
  • 3,6304 rooms
  • 3,7895 rooms
  • 2,4556 rooms
  • 9047 rooms
  • 4098 rooms
  • 3059+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Floyd County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Floyd County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 2961 bedroom
  • 4,3952 bedrooms
  • 10,7713 bedrooms
  • 4,6624 bedrooms
  • 1,3745+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Floyd County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 227no bedroom
  • 2,3471 bedroom
  • 4,4712 bedrooms
  • 5,6553 bedrooms
  • 1,1724 bedrooms
  • 415+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Floyd County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Floyd County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 694no vehicle
  • 4,6501 vehicle
  • 9,0142 vehicles
  • 4,5573 vehicles
  • 2,0834 vehicles
  • 5005+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Floyd County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Floyd County population
  • 2,437no vehicle
  • 6,0351 vehicle
  • 3,8772 vehicles
  • 1,1393 vehicles
  • 4254 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

81.2% of Floyd County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 69% lived in Georgia.

Floyd County:

81.2%
State average:

83.6%

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

  • This state: 67,509
  • Other state: 20,495
  • Northeast: 1,479
  • Midwest: 4,576
  • South: 12,037
  • West: 2,403
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Floyd County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 47.2%Utility gas
  • 41.2%Electricity
  • 8.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 58.1%Electricity
  • 37.3%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,301
Here:

12.8%
Georgia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 611
Here:

10.2%
Georgia:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,868
Here:

49.8%
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

Floyd County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $4,182,000
    General - Other: $2,697,000
    Parks and Recreation: $576,000
    General Public Buildings: $552,000
    Health - Other: $21,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $12,427,000
    Health - Other: $12,038,000
    General - Other: $7,515,000
    Regular Highways: $5,941,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,735,000
    Police Protection: $5,447,000
    Water Utilities: $3,049,000
    Financial Administration: $2,799,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,514,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,331,000
    Sewerage: $2,033,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,660,000
    Air Transportation: $1,250,000
    General Public Buildings: $781,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $580,000
    Housing and Community Development: $200,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $254,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $7,263,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,924,000
    Libraries: $1,531,000
    Health - Other: $686,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $7,768,000
    General - Other: $1,226,000
    Water Utilities: $840,000
    Police Protection: $547,000
    Health - Other: $483,000
    Regular Highways: $377,000
    Parks and Recreation: $147,000
    General Public Building: $112,000
    Correctional Institutions: $55,000
    Central Staff Services: $28,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,758,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $336,000

Floyd County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $6,537,000
    Sewerage: $2,521,000
    Air Transportation: $1,161,000
    Solid Waste Management: $658,000
    Parks and Recreation: $138,000
    Parking Facilities: $39,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $614,000
    General Local Government Support: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,030,000
    Health and Hospitals: $823,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $2,796,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,928,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,548,000
    Special Assessments: $272,000
    Sale of Property: $54,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,782,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,693,000
    All Other: $3,815,000
    Highways: $481,000
    Public Welfare: $121,000
  • Tax - Property: $23,756,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $17,234,000
    Public Utility License: $3,403,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,604,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $874,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $408,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $227,000
    Other License: $22,000

Floyd County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,225,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,562,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,562,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,983,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,663,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $579,000

Floyd County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $83,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $34,739,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,380,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,763
  • Number of aged recipients: 259
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,504
  • Number of recipients under 18: 387
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,837
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 539
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,128
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,161
Floyd County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Floyd County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
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Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED218$117,463305$146,4201,244$141,13379$52,7975$560,400269$104,81421$155,714
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$122,11116$90,12596$149,04216$7,5000$04$51,7503$39,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED39$93,64153$93,792460$133,55795$27,3260$045$87,11134$50,882
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN34$94,11837$145,892336$145,91110$78,7000$021$108,0003$81,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$131,88915$152,66774$142,0276$93,1670$04$90,7501$72,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 16 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED38$164,68433$196,6670$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$143,50015$238,0674$277,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$182,60018$191,2780$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$143,6363$166,3330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$123,0003$220,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Conventional Home Purchase Loans
Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value
Most common first names in Floyd County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James87870.0 years
William71572.9 years
Mary65077.7 years
John64971.8 years
Robert46269.8 years
Charles31970.8 years
Annie29680.3 years
George28374.1 years
Willie23474.2 years
Ruby21478.6 years
Most common last names in Floyd County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith45473.3 years
Johnson24471.6 years
Jones23073.1 years
Williams22772.3 years
Davis20875.6 years
Brown16373.4 years
White13773.3 years
Green12773.0 years
Turner12270.5 years
Jackson12272.9 years
Businesses in Floyd County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Little Caesars Pizza2
Ace Hardware2Long John Silver's2
Advance Auto Parts2Lowe's1
Aeropostale1Maurices1
American Eagle Outfitters1McDonald's3
Applebee's1Motel 61
Arby's2New Balance2
AutoZone1Nike3
Barnes & Noble1Nissan1
Bath & Body Works1Olive Garden1
Best Western1Outback1
Blockbuster1Outback Steakhouse1
Burger King2Panera Bread1
CVS5Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Payless1
Chick-Fil-A2Penske1
Cinnabon 1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Suites1Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
DHL1Red Lobster1
Dairy Queen2Rite Aid2
Express1Rue211
FedEx12Ryan's Grill1
Finish Line1SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Sam's Club1
GNC3Sears3
GameStop1Staples1
Goodwill1Starbucks2
H&R Block4Steak 'n Shake1
Hardee's2Subway9
Hilton1T-Mobile2
Holiday Inn1T.J.Maxx1
Home Depot1Taco Bell2
Honda1Talbots1
Hot Topic1Toyota1
Hyundai1Toys"R"Us1
IHOP1U-Haul5
JCPenney1UPS14
Jones New York1Vans2
Journeys1Verizon Wireless1
Justice1Victoria's Secret1
KFC1Waffle House3
Kmart1Walgreens1
Kroger1Walmart2
La Quinta1Wendy's3
Lane Bryant1YMCA1
Lane Furniture1

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