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Jeff Davis County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2014: 14,859 (30% urban, 70% rural); it was 12,684 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,994
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,976
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,735
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,719 (it was 1,093 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

34%

Land area: 333 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 45 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Jeff Davis County: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Public administration (44.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (29.1%), Educational, health and social services (19.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 18%
  • Government: 57%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 26%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Jeff Davis County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (73.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (14.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (10.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.0 years
Males: 7,360  (49.5%)
Females: 7,499  (50.5%)
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Jeff Davis County,GA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Jeff Davis County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,299 ($27,310 in 1999)

This county:

$35299
Georgia:

$47829

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $246 (lower quartile is $184, upper quartile is $337)
This county:

$246
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $74,778 (it was $47,400 in 2000)
Jeff Davis:

$74,778
Georgia:

$141,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $31,660 - $139,407
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $826
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $305

Institutionalized population: 111

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 20
  • Burglaries: 50
  • Thefts: 239
  • Auto thefts: 36
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $220,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $746 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $551 (0.8%)

Jeff Davis County household income distribution in 2009 Jeff Davis County home values distribution Jeff Davis County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.5%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.9% for other race residents, 36.5% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.5%
Jeff Davis County:

25.5%
Georgia:

19.0%
(22.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.4% for Black residents, 38.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.8% for other race residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 36 years old
(Males: 35 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 51 years old, Asian residents: 47 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 18 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jeff Davis County is $413 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $458 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $558 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hazlehurst, Satilla, Denton.

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

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Neighboring counties: Amite County, Mississippi , Lowndes County, Alabama , Comanche County, Texas , Evans County , Irwin County , Randolph County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 289
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 63.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 482 (17% naturalized citizens)

Jeff Davis County:

3.8%
Whole state:

7.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 207
  • 1990 to 1994: 148
  • 1985 to 1989: 68
  • 1980 to 1984: 8
  • 1975 to 1979: 17
  • 1970 to 1974: 9
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 25

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 71.6%

Jeff Davis County marital status for males Jeff Davis County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,146
  • One, attached: 39
  • Two: 118
  • 3 or 4: 110
  • 5 to 9: 108
  • 10 to 19: 22
  • 20 or more: 98
  • Mobile homes: 1,940

Housing units in Jeff Davis County with a mortgage: 1,188 (147 second mortgage, 33 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 869

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jeff Davis County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,67932
Black Protestant7074
Catholic4631
Mainline Protestant3982
Other3381
None6,483-
Jeff Davis 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: 4
Jeff Davis County:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Jeff Davis County:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

6.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jeff Davis County:

12.1%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Jeff Davis County:

29.7%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Jeff Davis County:

Average size of farms: 221 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $41,564
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $284.99
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 38.35%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,948
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 40.63%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $49,436
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.70
Corn for grain: 948 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 624 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 18481 harvested acres
Vegetables: 116 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 152 acres

Earthquake activity:

Jeff Davis County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% 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 141.4 miles away from Jeff Davis County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 162.4 miles away from the 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 253.5 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 162.1 miles away from the 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 168.7 miles away from Jeff Davis 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 278.7 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:

  • GeorgiaSevere 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: FEMA-DR-1833, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • GeorgiaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 27, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3218): September 5, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3218, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • GeorgiaSevere Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 1998 to May 11, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1209): March 11, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1209, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • GeorgiaSevere Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3097): March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3097, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • GeorgiaFlooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: March 1, 1991 to March 21, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-897): March 15, 1991, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-897, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • GeorgiaDrought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared (EM-3044): July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3044, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Jeff Davis County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (77%)
  • United Kingdom (4%)
  • Other Western Europe (4%)
  • Other South Central Asia (4%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • India (4%)
  • Taiwan (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jeff Davis County (%):

  • United States or American (44%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (4%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Jeff Davis County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,027 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 871 (17%)
  • Walked: 22 (0%)
  • Other means: 101 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 111 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

79 people in nursing homes
17 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
67 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
44 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $36,159.

6.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,471 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.98% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($18,282 average AGI)
1.42% relocated from other states ($6,189 average AGI)
Jeff Davis County:

1.42%
Georgia average:

3.48%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Appling County, GA  0.84% ($22,946 average AGI)
from Telfair County, GA  0.73% ($14,875)
from Coffee County, GA  0.41% ($24,944)
from Toombs County, GA  0.23% ($28,200)


6.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,100 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Georgia average:

9.32%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.97% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($19,982 average AGI)
1.44% relocated to other states ($6,117 average AGI)
Jeff Davis County:

1.44%
Georgia average:

3.33%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Appling County, GA  1.12% ($22,000 average AGI)
to Telfair County, GA  0.66% ($20,276)
to Coffee County, GA  0.52% ($22,304)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.3

Births per 1000 population in Jeff Davis County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Jeff Davis County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jeff Davis County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,283 (1,617 aged, 666 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 459 (12%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (236)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (198)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (174)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (117)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (107)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (82)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (65)
  • Congestive heart failure (62)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (48)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (47)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.8
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6739.470
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 195.010
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 58268.33

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1589.850
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1016.590

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 15.69
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 84.08

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,957
  • In family households: 13,037 (2,647 male householders, 1,432 female householders)
    2,866 spouses, 4,607 children (4,174 natural, 98 adopted, 335 stepchildren), 498 grandchildren, 165 brothers or sisters, 116 parents, 250 other relatives, 375 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,920 (789 male householders (620 living alone)), 821 female householders (755 living alone)), 310 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 111 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 1,667 2-persons, 962 3-persons, 812 4-persons, 407 5-persons, 151 6-persons, 80 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,375 1-person, 184 2-persons, 32 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 1 6-persons.

2,237 married couples with children.
816 single-parent households (188 men, 628 women).

94.3% of residents of Jeff Davis County speak English at home.
4.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (48% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 19% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (62% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $72,217,000 ($5633 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,398,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $32,249,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,601,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,606,000
Federal grants: $17,484,000
Federal procurement contracts: $464,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,813,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $844,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,485,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,368,000

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

Births: 1,142
Here:

87 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 810
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +173
Here:

+13 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -89
Here -7 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jeff Davis County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.83 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 956
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,648
  • 1980 to 1989: 923
  • 1970 to 1979: 967
  • 1960 to 1969: 866
  • 1950 to 1959: 412
  • 1940 to 1949: 317
  • 1939 or earlier: 301
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 78
  • 3 rooms: 250
  • 4 rooms: 443
  • 5 rooms: 1,023
  • 6 rooms: 927
  • 7 rooms: 469
  • 8 rooms: 343
  • 9+ rooms: 202
  • 1 room: 19
  • 2 rooms: 99
  • 3 rooms: 166
  • 4 rooms: 278
  • 5 rooms: 290
  • 6 rooms: 196
  • 7 rooms: 23
  • 8 rooms: 22
  • 9+ rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 25
  • 1 bedroom: 166
  • 2 bedrooms: 798
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,184
  • 4 bedrooms: 502
  • 5+ bedrooms: 60
  • no bedroom: 19
  • 1 bedroom: 189
  • 2 bedrooms: 453
  • 3 bedrooms: 403
  • 4 bedrooms: 29
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Jeff Davis County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 196
  • 1 vehicle: 1,103
  • 2 vehicles: 1,666
  • 3 vehicles: 564
  • 4 vehicles: 174
  • 5+ vehicles: 32
  • no vehicle: 166
  • 1 vehicle: 624
  • 2 vehicles: 288
  • 3 vehicles: 15
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

61% of Jeff Davis County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Georgia.

Jeff Davis County:

61.3%
State average:

50.8%

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

  • This state: 10559
  • Northeast: 117
  • Midwest: 182
  • South: 1245
  • West: 71

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $37,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jeff Davis County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (63.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.3%)
  • Utility gas (11.6%)
  • Wood (2.5%)
  • No fuel used (1.1%)
  • Electricity (58.6%)
  • Utility gas (23.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.2%)
  • Wood (3.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 44
Here:

3.0%
Georgia:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 39
Here:

5.6%
Georgia:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 47
Here:

19.3%
Georgia:

22.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Jeff Davis County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,038,000
    Health Services - Other: $901,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $836,000
    General Public Buildings: $700,000
    Regular Highways: $669,000
    Central Staff Services: $666,000
    General - Other: $646,000
    Parks & Recreation: $318,000
    Financial Administration: $312,000
    Corrections - Other: $304,000
    Fire Protection: $269,000
    Solid Waste Management: $201,000
    Welfare - Other: $52,000
    Libraries: $33,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $730,000
    Hospitals: $325,000
    Fire Protection: $229,000
    Air Transportation: $101,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $29,000
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000
    Judicial: $22,000
    Regular Highways: $18,000
    Police Protection: $9,000
    Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Central Staff: $6,000
    General - Other: $6,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,462,000

Jeff Davis County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $429,000
    Solid Waste Management: $295,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $114,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $823,000
    Rents: $50,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $275,000
    Health & Hospitals: $166,000
    Public Welfare: $52,000
    All Other: $14,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,408,000
    Property: $1,972,000
    Other Selective Sales: $278,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $275,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $51,000
    NEC: $36,000
    Public Utilities: $15,000

Jeff Davis County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,602,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 460
  • Number of aged recipients: 44
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 416
  • Number of recipients under 18: 75
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 272
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 113
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 212
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 192
Jeff Davis County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Jeff Davis County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Jeff Davis County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11969.5 years
John11068.7 years
Mary7676.1 years
William7074.7 years
Willie5372.0 years
George5072.5 years
Robert4770.1 years
Thomas4571.7 years
Henry3574.6 years
Annie3080.8 years
Most common last names in Jeff Davis County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carter7771.8 years
Smith7772.4 years
Williams6770.9 years
Johnson5470.0 years
Taylor4667.9 years
Hand4071.4 years
Hall3973.9 years
Yawn3472.3 years
Hughes3169.5 years
Powell3170.6 years
Businesses in Jeff Davis County, GA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Best Western1Nike1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Subway1
Chevrolet1True Value2
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
H&R Block1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1