Lowndes County, Georgia (GA)

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County population in 2012: 114,552 (73% urban, 27% rural); it was 92,115 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 16,123
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,325
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 19,865
Renter-occupied apartments: 17,299 (it was 12,789 in 2000)
% of renters here:

39%
State:

34%

Land area: 504 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 222 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lowndes County: 90.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (16.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (15.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 62%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 32%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Lowndes County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (56.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (35.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Asian alone (1.4%)
Median resident age:  29.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.0 years
Males: 53,285  (41.9%)
Females: 55,948  (58.1%)
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Lowndes County,GA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Lowndes County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,317 ($32,132 in 1999)

This county:

$35317
Georgia:

$47829

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $565 (lower quartile is $414, upper quartile is $775)
This county:

$565
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $125,600 (it was $79,800 in 2000)
Lowndes:

$125,600
Georgia:

$141,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $77,100 - $182,000
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $967
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $355

Institutionalized population: 2,842

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


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

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 918 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2008: 601 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 2009: 441 buildings, average cost: $98,100

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results


Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,135 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $962 (0.8%)

Lowndes County household income distribution in 2009 Lowndes County home values distribution Lowndes County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.2%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 29.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.7% for American Indian residents, 28.5% for other race residents, 25.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.2%
Lowndes County:

26.2%
Georgia:

19.0%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 27.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.8% for American Indian residents, 24.6% for other race residents, 27.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 29 years old
(Males: 29 years old, Females: 30 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 32 years old, Black residents: 25 years old, American Indian residents: 39 years old, Asian residents: 41 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 24 years old)

Area name: Valdosta, GA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lowndes County is $445 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $535 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $725 a month.

Cities in this county include: Valdosta, Barretts, Naylor, Hahira, Moody AFB, Remerton, Dasher, Lake Park.

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

2005 air pollution in Lowndes County:

Lead: 0.00 µg/m3 (standard limit: 1.5 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Lowndes County: Boys Ranch (A), Bemiss Barretts Volunteer Fire Department (B), Twin Lakes Volunteer Fire Department (C), West Side Volunteer Fire Department (D), Eastside Volunteer Fire Department (E), Lowndes County Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters (F), North Lowndes Volunteer Fire Department (G), Westside Recreation Center (H), Clyattville Volunteer Fire Department (I), Westside Volunteer Fire Department (J), Naylor Volunteer Fire Department (K), Shiloh Volunteer Fire Department (L), North Lowndes Volunteer Fire Department (M), Southside Volunteer Fire Department (N), Clyattville Volunteer Fire Department (O), Bemiss Barretts Volunteer Fire Department (P), Valdosta Fire Department Station 3 (Q), Twin Lakes Volunteer Fire Department (R), Shiloh Volunteer Fire Department (S), Eastside Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Mill Store Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lowndes County include: Pine Hill Church (A), Antioch Church (B), Saint Luke Church (C), Mount Vienna Church (D), Shiloh Church (E), Spirit Led Tabernacle (F), Twin Lakes Church (G), North Valdosta Church (H), Cat Creek Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lake Park Cemetery (1), Antioch Cemetery (2), Copeland Cemetery (3), Green Cemetery (4), James Cemetery (5), Lane Cemetery (6), Thomas Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Loch Laurel (A), Registers Pool (B), Boring Pond (C), Robinson Pond (D), Lot Pond (E), Clayton Lake (F), Ocean Pond (G), Schoolhouse Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Whitewater Creek (A), Wells Mill Creek (B), Ty Ty Branch (C), Twin Creek (D), Tiger Creek (E), Sugar Creek (F), Clyatt Mill Creek (G), Spring Branch (H), Hutchinson Mill Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Lowndes County: Grand Bay Public Hunting Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Berrien County , Brooks County , Hamilton County, Florida , Cook County , Madison County, Florida , Echols County , Lanier County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.4%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 9,466
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,461 (43% naturalized citizens)

Lowndes County:

2.7%
Whole state:

7.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 616
  • 1990 to 1994: 401
  • 1985 to 1989: 390
  • 1980 to 1984: 313
  • 1975 to 1979: 151
  • 1970 to 1974: 197
  • 1970 to 1974: 112
  • 1965 to 1969: 281

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 91.4%

Lowndes County marital status for males Lowndes County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Lowndes County with a mortgage: 10,965 (1,261 second mortgage, 1,063 home equity loan, 62 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,078

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lowndes County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant39,086117
Mainline Protestant9,15223
Catholic3,9992
Black Protestant3,49117
Other1,9417
None51,564-
Lowndes 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: 13
Lowndes County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
This county:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Lowndes County:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 82
This county:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lowndes County:

10.8%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Lowndes County:

29.3%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.4%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Lowndes County:

Average size of farms: 160 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $51,794
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $967.23
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 14.72%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.52%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $42,872
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 31.29%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 29.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $37,541
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.21%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.27
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.18%
Corn for grain: 2778 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 6029 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1174 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,923 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 3,906 acres

Tornado activity:

Lowndes County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 2661654.2 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/8/1971, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lowndes County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 377.6 miles away from Lowndes County center
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 214.1 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 237.6 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 232.3 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 286.9 miles away from Lowndes 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 292.5 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:


The number of natural disasters in Lowndes County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • Mexico (25%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • Panama (5%)
  • Colombia (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lowndes County (%):

  • United States or American (15%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Lowndes County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 32,991 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 5,950 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 71 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 17 (0%)
  • Taxi: 22 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 101 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 180 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,012 (2%)
  • Other means: 215 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 744 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 2,574 people in military disciplinary barracks
  • 1,378 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,152 people in state prisons
  • 543 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 464 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 398 people in nursing homes
  • 112 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 57 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 53 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 35 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 26 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 24 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children

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

  • 2,766 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,461 people in state prisons
  • 638 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 548 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 444 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 102 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 84 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 72 people in military disciplinary barracks and jails
  • 70 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 70 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 55 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 48 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 43 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,454.

10.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,247 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.42%
Georgia average:

9.45%


0.43% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,645 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

0.43%
Georgia average:

0.08%

4.75% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($10,757 average AGI)
5.24% relocated from other states ($15,845 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

5.24%
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 Brooks County, GA  0.59% ($20,300 average AGI)
from Lanier County, GA  0.34% ($24,959)
from Cook County, GA  0.33% ($23,785)
from Fulton County, GA  0.22% ($20,765)
from Berrien County, GA  0.22% ($20,380)
from Duval County, FL  0.15% ($33,130)
from DeKalb County, GA  0.14% ($18,731)


10.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,420 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.54%
Georgia average:

9.32%


0.55% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,871 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

0.55%
Georgia average:

0.09%

4.90% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($11,608 average AGI)
5.10% relocated to other states ($15,941 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

5.10%
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 Brooks County, GA  0.53% ($20,658 average AGI)
to Lanier County, GA  0.53% ($22,630)
to Cook County, GA  0.29% ($22,343)
to Berrien County, GA  0.25% ($20,824)
to Fulton County, GA  0.22% ($31,366)
to DeKalb County, GA  0.18% ($19,803)
to Duval County, FL  0.18% ($25,625)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.9

Births per 1000 population in Lowndes County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Lowndes County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 13.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Lowndes County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 11,312 (9,035 aged, 2,277 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.09
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 18328.17
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 380.010
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 48962.8

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1589.370
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 777.620
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11.37

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37.55
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 108.580

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.34

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 58.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 34.3
  • Other - 23.9

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 103.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 68.7
  • Other - 34.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 102,823

Size of family households: 10,397 2-persons, 6,533 3-persons, 5,317 4-persons, 2,473 5-persons, 935 6-persons, 536 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,753 1-person, 2,525 2-persons, 946 3-persons, 275 4-persons, 44 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

14,179 married couples with children.
7,106 single-parent households (1,055 men, 6,051 women).

95.1% of residents of Lowndes County speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $718,425,000 ($7500 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $302,842,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $223,930,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $105,271,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,738,000
Federal grants: $107,737,000
Federal procurement contracts: $80,269,000 ($75,937,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $198,479,000 ($183,516,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $61,593,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $68,699,000
Federal Government insurance: $27,563,000

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

Births: 7,882
Here:

82 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,728
Here:

39 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +504
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +48
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Lowndes County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 9.30 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 2,010
  • 2000 to 2004: 7,782
  • 1990 to 1999: 8,168
  • 1980 to 1989: 7,050
  • 1970 to 1979: 11,291
  • 1960 to 1969: 4,802
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,650
  • 1940 to 1949: 814
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,660
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lowndes County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 17
  • 2 rooms: 148
  • 3 rooms: 979
  • 4 rooms: 1,356
  • 5 rooms: 4,314
  • 6 rooms: 6,056
  • 7 rooms: 3,562
  • 8 rooms: 1,926
  • 9+ rooms: 1,507
  • 1 room: 326
  • 2 rooms: 1,086
  • 3 rooms: 2,163
  • 4 rooms: 3,396
  • 5 rooms: 3,230
  • 6 rooms: 1,769
  • 7 rooms: 483
  • 8 rooms: 254
  • 9+ rooms: 82
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lowndes County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 110
  • 1 bedroom: 412
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,871
  • 3 bedrooms: 12,700
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,409
  • 5+ bedrooms: 363
  • no bedroom: 484
  • 1 bedroom: 2,455
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,076
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,236
  • 4 bedrooms: 511
  • 5+ bedrooms: 27
Cars and other vehicles available in Lowndes County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 835
  • 1 vehicle: 5,229
  • 2 vehicles: 8,831
  • 3 vehicles: 3,738
  • 4 vehicles: 877
  • 5+ vehicles: 355
  • no vehicle: 1,806
  • 1 vehicle: 5,878
  • 2 vehicles: 3,936
  • 3 vehicles: 961
  • 4 vehicles: 158
  • 5+ vehicles: 50

47% of Lowndes County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 40% lived in Georgia.

Lowndes County:

46.9%
State average:

50.8%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $62,300


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 Lowndes County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (69.2%)
  • Utility gas (21.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Electricity (65.6%)
  • Utility gas (28.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 883
Here:

7.6%
Georgia:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 310
Here:

5.5%
Georgia:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 399
Here:

4.7%
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)

Lowndes County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $32,241,000
    Water Utilities: $22,000
    Sewerage: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $11,208,000
    Police Protection: $9,384,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,128,000
    Regular Highways: $4,787,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,963,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,016,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,927,000
    General - Other: $2,889,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,026,000
    Financial Administration: $1,923,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,650,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,482,000
    Water Utilities: $1,148,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,102,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,092,000
    Sewerage: $985,000
    Libraries: $974,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $124,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $576,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $9,334,000
    Air Transportation: $450,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $954,000
    Central Staff Services: $754,000
    General - Other: $515,000
    Regular Highways: $280,000
    Local Fire Protection: $146,000
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000
    General Public Building: $87,000
    Health - Other: $75,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $20,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $16,367,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $483,000

Lowndes County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $3,711,000
    Sewerage: $1,100,000
    Solid Waste Management: $46,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,197,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $3,688,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,159,000
    Rents: $421,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $171,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,651,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,360,000
    All Other: $702,000
    Public Welfare: $220,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $31,836,000
    Property: $19,759,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,748,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $707,000
    Public Utility License: $605,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $505,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000
    Other License: $176,000

Lowndes County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,708,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,011,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,744,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,047,000

Lowndes County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,575,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Lowndes County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Lowndes County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 26 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 ORIGINATED534$149,670504$148,9312,183$151,710176$44,38120$994,350818$128,538169$67,503
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$108,75018$122,33393$169,28012$52,5001$158,0007$80,00011$71,455
APPLICATIONS DENIED56$128,67979$95,532485$165,50579$33,4810$039$111,15459$68,017
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN56$124,37532$162,344468$164,19422$80,1820$028$86,35728$88,821
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$146,8757$116,28652$187,7881$207,0000$01$90,0005$84,800
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 23 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED46$167,78353$173,2830$01$58,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$150,78918$182,5562$167,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$95,66710$217,9000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$191,5004$200,5000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$330,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Lowndes County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James63770.0 years
Mary49077.0 years
John47472.7 years
William44871.5 years
Willie35671.3 years
Robert32370.6 years
Charles21870.1 years
George20174.0 years
Annie17577.5 years
Thomas17271.3 years
Most common last names in Lowndes County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams37671.3 years
Johnson32173.0 years
Smith27673.4 years
Carter25273.7 years
Brown21172.7 years
Jones20874.7 years
Davis18673.4 years
Thomas16870.5 years
Moore16671.2 years
Jackson12474.8 years
Businesses in Lowndes County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Marriott1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Maurices1
Advance Auto Parts3Mazda1
Aeropostale1McDonald's6
American Eagle Outfitters1Motel 62
Applebee's2New Balance1
Arby's3New York & Co1
AutoZone2Nike13
Bath & Body Works1Nissan1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Office Depot1
Burger King4OfficeMax1
CVS1Old Navy1
Chevrolet1Outback1
Chick-Fil-A5Outback Steakhouse1
Church's Chicken1Pac Sun1
Clarion1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Suites1Payless2
Cracker Barrel2Penske2
Curves1PetSmart1
Dairy Queen5Pier 1 Imports1
Days Inn3Pizza Hut4
Dennys2Popeyes1
Domino's Pizza3Publix Super Markets1
DressBarn1Quality3
Dressbarn1Quiznos3
Econo Lodge1RadioShack1
FedEx12Red Lobster1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Rite Aid1
Foot Locker1Ruby Tuesday1
Ford1Rue211
GNC3Ryan's Grill1
GameStop2Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Gap1SAS Shoes1
Goodwill4SONIC Drive-In3
H&R Block6Sam's Club1
Hardee's1Sears2
Hawthorn1Shoe Carnival1
Hilton3Sleep Inn1
Hobby Lobby1Spencer Gifts1
Holiday Inn2Sprint Nextel1
Home Depot1Starbucks2
Honda1Steak 'n Shake1
Hot Topic1Subaru1
Hyundai1Subway1
IHOP1Super 82
InTown Suites1T-Mobile5
JCPenney1T.J.Maxx1
Jimmy John's1Taco Bell4
JoS. A. Bank1Target1
Jones New York2The Room Place1
Journeys1Toys"R"Us1
Justice1True Value1
KFC3U-Haul13
Knights Inn1UPS17
Kohl's1Verizon Wireless1
La Quinta1Victoria's Secret1
La-Z-Boy1Volkswagen1
Lane Bryant1Waffle House6
Lane Furniture2Walgreens2
Little Caesars Pizza1Walmart2
Lowe's1Wingate1

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