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Lumpkin County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2016: 31,743 (16% urban, 84% rural); it was 21,016 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,245
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,483
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,453
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,261 (it was 2,084 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

34%

Land area: 284 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 112 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lumpkin County: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (30.4%), Educational, health and social services (23.5%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 45%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 34%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Lumpkin County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.7%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.7%)
  • Asian alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  37.1 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years
Males: 15,669  (49.4%)
Females: 16,074  (50.6%)
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Lumpkin County,GA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Lumpkin County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,641 ($39,167 in 1999)

This county:

$42,641
Georgia:

$53,559

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $713 (lower quartile is $551, upper quartile is $901)
This county:

$713
State:

$754


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $188,143 (it was $101,000 in 2000)
Lumpkin:

$188,143
Georgia:

$166,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $117,255 - $293,680
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,241
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $339

Institutionalized population: 217

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 43
  • Burglaries: 127
  • Thefts: 390
  • Auto thefts: 44

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 22
  • Burglaries: 132
  • Thefts: 414
  • Auto thefts: 38
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 392 buildings, average cost: $163,900
  • 2008: 194 buildings, average cost: $164,100
  • 2009: 71 buildings, average cost: $187,900
  • 2010: 56 buildings, average cost: $214,900
  • 2011: 48 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2012: 35 buildings, average cost: $186,300
  • 2013: 166 buildings, average cost: $156,200
  • 2014: 91 buildings, average cost: $227,300
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: $1,530 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $905 (0.5%)

Lumpkin County household income distribution in 2013 Lumpkin County home values distribution in 2013 Lumpkin County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.4%
Lumpkin County:

19.4%
Georgia:

16.0%
(18.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 84.4% for Black residents, 23.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 49.2% for American Indian residents, 5.9% for other race residents, 36.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 37.1 years old
(Males: 36.3 years old, Females: 37.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 38.9 years old, Black residents: 18.9 years old, American Indian residents: 63.3 years old, Asian residents: 25.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.8 years old, Other race residents: 35.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lumpkin County is $520 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $617 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $833 a month.

Cities in this county include: Three Sisters Mountains, Dahlonega.

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

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Neighboring counties: Abbeville County, South Carolina , Greenwood County, South Carolina , Dade County , Spartanburg County, South Carolina , Pontotoc County, Mississippi , Saline County, Arkansas , Yell County, Arkansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Georgia:

5.8%

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

Current college students: 2,321
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 28.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,133 (21.4% naturalized citizens)

Lumpkin County:

3.6%
Whole state:

10.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 1612010 or later
  • 3102000 to 2009
  • 3771990 to 1999
  • 1661980 to 1989
  • 751970 to 1979
  • 54Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 51.3%

Lumpkin County marital status for males Lumpkin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,734
  • One, attached: 500
  • Two: 123
  • 3 or 4: 461
  • 5 to 9: 344
  • 10 to 19: 147
  • 20 to 49: 119
  • 50 or more: 41
  • Mobile homes: 2,733
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 58

Housing units in Lumpkin County with a mortgage: 4,316 (140 second mortgage, 250 home equity loan, 18 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,955

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lumpkin County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,38617
Mainline Protestant2,5326
Catholic1,2541
Black Protestant1791
Other732
None22,542-
Lumpkin 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: 2
Lumpkin County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

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

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Lumpkin County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

7.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lumpkin County:

9.1%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Lumpkin County:

26.6%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.9%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Lumpkin County:

Average size of farms: 85 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $176,494
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $1423.61
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.36%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $106,974
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.11%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.52%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $50,763
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.80%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 26.73
Corn for grain: 113 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 50 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lumpkin County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% 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 93.3 miles away from Lumpkin County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 97.7 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 87.0 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 253.4 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 203.0 miles away from Lumpkin County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 346.4 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 15, 2015 to February 18, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4215: April 20, 2015, FEMA Id: 4215, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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 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 Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 14, 2004 to October 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1554: September 18, 2004, FEMA Id: 1554, 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
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lumpkin County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 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 (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

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


  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (46%)
  • Germany (12%)
  • Honduras (11%)
  • England (5%)
  • Costa Rica (5%)
  • Vietnam (4%)
  • Canada (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lumpkin County


  • American (29%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • English (10%)
  • German (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

Lumpkin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,446 (83.0%)
  • Carpooled: 512 (5.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 54 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 125 (1.2%)
  • Walked: 360 (3.5%)
  • Worked at home: 715 (7.0%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 1,035 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 114 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 104 people in nursing homes
  • 60 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 33 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in unknown juvenile institutions

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

  • 1,466 people in college/university student housing
  • 120 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 93 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 49 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 44 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,196.

9.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,321 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.28%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.95% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($20,312 average AGI)
3.33% relocated from other states ($16,010 average AGI)
Lumpkin County:

3.33%
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 Hall County, GA  1.24% ($29,938 average AGI)
from Forsyth County, GA  0.82% ($31,419)
from Dawson County, GA  0.72% ($28,446)
from White County, GA  0.45% ($25,268)
from Gwinnett County, GA  0.41% ($37,676)
from Fulton County, GA  0.28% ($33,840)
from Cherokee County, GA  0.13% ($43,417)


9.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,694 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.02%
Georgia average:

9.32%


0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($217 average AGI)
Lumpkin County:

0.12%
Georgia average:

0.09%

5.91% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($19,226 average AGI)
2.99% relocated to other states ($11,249 average AGI)
Lumpkin County:

2.99%
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 Hall County, GA  1.35% ($24,639 average AGI)
to Forsyth County, GA  0.84% ($35,355)
to Dawson County, GA  0.78% ($30,271)
to White County, GA  0.62% ($24,196)
to Cobb County, GA  0.23% ($37,714)
to Fulton County, GA  0.23% ($40,429)
to Gwinnett County, GA  0.23% ($23,190)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2

Births per 1000 population in Lumpkin 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 2014: 7.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Lumpkin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lumpkin County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lumpkin County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lumpkin County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lumpkin County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lumpkin County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lumpkin County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lumpkin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,505 (2,864 aged, 641 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,131 (18%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (269)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (198)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (192)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (161)
  • Congestive heart failure (101)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (100)
  • Unspecified dementia (93)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (73)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (67)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (62)

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: 4.18
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,335
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 205
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,603

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,336
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 682

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 62

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 146.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 31,743
  • In family households: 23,745 (4,217 male householders, 3,169 female householders)
    5,784 spouses, 8,074 children (7,596 natural, 209 adopted, 249 stepchildren), 1,040 grandchildren, 89 brothers or sisters, 315 parents, 644 other relatives, 382 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,571 (1,943 male householders (1,211 living alone)), 2,140 female householders (1,678 living alone)), 2,508 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,436

Size of family households: 3,714 2-persons, 1,863 3-persons, 1,014 4-persons, 602 5-persons, 159 6-persons, 64 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,889 1-person, 787 2-persons, 269 3-persons, 102 4-persons, 39 5-persons.

3,616 married couples with children.
1,475 single-parent households (624 men, 851 women).

94.4% of residents of Lumpkin speak English at home.
4.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 28% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (70% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $92,443,000 ($3,864 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $16,922,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $41,830,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,680,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $130,000
Federal grants: $17,794,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,518,000 ($1,822,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $13,490,000 ($10,607,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $837,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $10,268,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,780,000

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

Births: 1,581
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 912
Here:

37 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +222
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,473
Here:

+102 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lumpkin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.11 millions of gallons per day (23% from ground, 77% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.7

Year house built in Lumpkin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 3472014 or later
  • 2762010 to 2013
  • 3,9092000 to 2009
  • 3,7141990 to 1999
  • 2,3011980 to 1989
  • 1,4461970 to 1979
  • 7421960 to 1969
  • 3881950 to 1959
  • 531940 to 1949
  • 1591939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lumpkin County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lumpkin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 01 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 1833 rooms
  • 9284 rooms
  • 1,3905 rooms
  • 1,3156 rooms
  • 1,2657 rooms
  • 8458 rooms
  • 1,2449+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lumpkin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 1751 room
  • 332 rooms
  • 1,0073 rooms
  • 1,0474 rooms
  • 7555 rooms
  • 5416 rooms
  • 3377 rooms
  • 2158 rooms
  • 1419+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lumpkin County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lumpkin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 471 bedroom
  • 1,3802 bedrooms
  • 3,8833 bedrooms
  • 1,2804 bedrooms
  • 5955+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lumpkin County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 189no bedroom
  • 3261 bedroom
  • 2,0662 bedrooms
  • 1,2583 bedrooms
  • 3504 bedrooms
  • 515+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lumpkin County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lumpkin County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 121no vehicle
  • 1,4901 vehicle
  • 3,4022 vehicles
  • 1,4183 vehicles
  • 5104 vehicles
  • 3105+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lumpkin County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Lumpkin County population
  • 217no vehicle
  • 1,8011 vehicle
  • 1,5002 vehicles
  • 5623 vehicles
  • 2314 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

84.6% of Lumpkin County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Georgia.

Lumpkin County:

84.6%
State average:

83.6%

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

  • This state: 19,089
  • Other state: 11,322
  • Northeast: 1,883
  • Midwest: 2,057
  • South: 6,017
  • West: 1,377
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lumpkin County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.4%Electricity
  • 23.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.9%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Wood
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 68.6%Electricity
  • 19.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.6%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 232
Here:

8.7%
Georgia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 15
Here:

0.8%
Georgia:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 141
Here:

3.7%
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

Lumpkin County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $412,000
    Parks and Recreation: $355,000
    Local Fire Protection: $153,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,158,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,820,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,449,000
    Health - Other: $1,344,000
    Financial Administration: $1,066,000
    Regular Highways: $1,017,000
    General - Other: $923,000
    Central Staff Services: $798,000
    Parks and Recreation: $723,000
    Libraries: $413,000
    Local Fire Protection: $389,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $335,000
    General Public Buildings: $332,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $323,000
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000
    Housing and Community Development: $74,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $48,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $498,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $871,000
    Health - Other: $125,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $21,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $593,000
    Housing and Community Development: $350,000
    General Public Building: $271,000
    Regular Highways: $73,000
    General - Other: $61,000
    Police Protection: $53,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $6,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,939,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0

Lumpkin County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,522,000
    Parks and Recreation: $326,000
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $652,000
    General Local Government Support: $65,000
    Public Welfare: $38,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $397,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $680,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $679,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $415,000
    Rents: $85,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $543,000
    Health and Hospitals: $522,000
    Housing and Community Development: $350,000
    Highways: $237,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,073,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,958,000
    Other Selective Sales: $876,000
    Other License: $432,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $152,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $113,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $8,000

Lumpkin County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,455,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,660,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $795,000

Lumpkin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,669,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,661,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 477
  • Number of aged recipients: 69
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 408
  • Number of recipients under 18: 54
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 279
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 144
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 224
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 204
Lumpkin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Lumpkin County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Lumpkin County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James20269.8 years
John16073.1 years
William15675.3 years
Robert12873.7 years
Mary12280.5 years
George7075.0 years
Charles6870.6 years
Frank5677.2 years
Bessie5078.4 years
Fred4875.0 years
Most common last names in Lumpkin County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis13075.7 years
Grizzle9873.7 years
Anderson9675.2 years
Smith8073.6 years
Rider7273.5 years
Walker6877.2 years
Seabolt6675.8 years
Jones6474.3 years
Martin6273.7 years
Jarrard6076.9 years
Businesses in Lumpkin County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Days Inn1Sears1
Econo Lodge1Subway1
FedEx2Super 81
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3
Holiday Inn1Waffle House1
Home Depot1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1