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Madison County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2019: 29,817 (8% urban, 92% rural); it was 25,730 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,154
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,968
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,857
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,386 (it was 1,943 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

34%

Land area: 284 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 105 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Madison County: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (25.9%), Manufacturing (12.4%), Retail trade (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Madison County, GA (2019)
    • 23,98581.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,20810.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,6755.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3241.1%Two or more races
    • 1180.4%Asian alone
    • 1020.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 910.3%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

41.7 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Males: 14,651  (49.1%)
Females: 15,166  (50.9%)
Average household size:
Madison County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $55,433 ($36,347 in 1999)
This county:

$55,433
Georgia:

$61,980

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $572 (lower quartile is $457, upper quartile is $701)
This county:

$572
State:

$857


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $151,070 (it was $79,100 in 2000)
Madison:

$151,070
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,030 - $240,555
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,114
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $375

Institutionalized population: 150

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 9
  • Assaults: 52
  • Burglaries: 65
  • Thefts: 460
  • Auto thefts: 39
Madison County, GA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 132 buildings, average cost: $98,500
  • 1998: 155 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 1999: 184 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2000: 154 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2001: 155 buildings, average cost: $146,500
  • 2002: 149 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2003: 138 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2004: 165 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2005: 222 buildings, average cost: $143,400
  • 2006: 248 buildings, average cost: $148,800
  • 2007: 203 buildings, average cost: $167,600
  • 2008: 113 buildings, average cost: $173,000
  • 2009: 58 buildings, average cost: $177,900
  • 2010: 58 buildings, average cost: $174,400
  • 2011: 28 buildings, average cost: $175,200
  • 2012: 37 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2013: 45 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2014: 66 buildings, average cost: $215,600
  • 2015: 79 buildings, average cost: $215,600
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $218,100
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $219,200
  • 2018: 9 buildings, average cost: $227,900
  • 2019: 9 buildings, average cost: $227,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Madison, GA residents
Average permit cost in Madison, GA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,599 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,034 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Madison, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Madison, GA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Madison, GA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.1%
Madison County:

15.1%
Georgia:

13.3%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.9% for Black residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.1% for other race residents, 3.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.7 years old
(Males: 41.4 years old, Females: 41.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.4 years old, Black residents: 35.4 years old, American Indian residents: 53.5 years old, Asian residents: 33.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.7 years old, Other race residents: 21.2 years old)

Area name: Athens-Clarke County, GA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Madison County is $509 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $639 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $851 a month.

Cities in this county include: Broad River, Comer, Colbert, Danielsville, Ila, Carlton, Hull.

Madison 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: Darlington County, South Carolina , Etowah County, Alabama , Dawson County , Marshall County, Oklahoma , Fannin County, Texas , Hardeman County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.9%
Georgia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year in Madison, GA
County total employment by year in Madison, GA
County average yearly wages by year in Madison, GA

Current college students: 669
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 913 (34.5% naturalized citizens)

Madison County:

3.1%
Whole state:

10.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 912010 or later
  • 4272000 to 2009
  • 1711990 to 1999
  • 751980 to 1989
  • 481970 to 1979
  • 70Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 28.0%

Madison County marital status for males Madison County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,253
  • One, attached: 125
  • Two: 78
  • 3 or 4: 23
  • 5 to 9: 20
  • 10 to 19: 1
  • 20 or more: 13
  • Mobile homes: 3,659
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 61

Housing units in Madison County with a mortgage: 4,136 (95 second mortgage, 197 home equity loan, 57 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,252

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Madison County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,68138
Mainline Protestant1,4697
Black Protestant1841
Other11
None15,785-
Madison 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: 3
Madison County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Madison County:

5.73 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Madison County:

10.9%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

26.8%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.1%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Madison County:

Average size of farms: 100 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $161,275
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $115.39
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.40%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 98.81%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $112,919
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,512
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.23%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 28.56
Corn for grain: 82 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1292 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 672 harvested acres
Vegetables: 83 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 62 acres

Earthquake activity:

Madison County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 27% greater 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 44.9 miles away from Madison County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 140.4 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 202.8 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 124.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 140.4 miles away from Madison County center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4501, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 15, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4165: March 06, 2014, FEMA Id: 4165, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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 Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Georgia TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 04, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-370: April 04, 1973, FEMA Id: 370, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Madison County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Madison

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,747 (76.9%)
  • Carpooled: 542 (11.1%)
  • Bus: 21 (0.4%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 4 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 24 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 30 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 109 (2.2%)
  • Worked at home: 390 (8.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • El Salvador (36%)
  • Mexico (21%)
  • Burma (7%)
  • England (5%)
  • Thailand (3%)
  • Argentina (3%)
  • Australia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Madison County


  • American (27%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (5%)
  • German (3%)
  • British (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 124 people in nursing homes
  • 22 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 12 people in other group homes

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

  • 104 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 48 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 46 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,284.

7.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,160 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.48%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.45% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($41,127 average AGI)
1.03% relocated from other states ($6,035 average AGI)
Madison County:

1.03%
Georgia average:

3.60%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clarke County, GA  2.14% ($36,894 average AGI)
from Jackson County, GA  0.80% ($40,987)
from Oglethorpe County, GA  0.54% ($30,673)
from Oconee County, GA  0.35% ($30,235)
from Franklin County, GA  0.31% ($30,600)
from Barrow County, GA  0.27% ($30,346)
from Elbert County, GA  0.25% ($41,083)


6.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.58% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($30,559 average AGI)
0.66% relocated to other states ($4,153 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.66%
Georgia average:

3.12%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clarke County, GA  1.69% ($29,553 average AGI)
to Jackson County, GA  0.88% ($27,190)
to Oglethorpe County, GA  0.57% ($34,481)
to Franklin County, GA  0.38% ($30,139)
to Oconee County, GA  0.23% ($60,864)
to Hart County, GA  0.22% ($29,667)
to Barrow County, GA  0.21% ($27,800)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.3

Births per 1000 population in Madison County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Madison County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Madison County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 18.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Madison County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,362 (3,304 aged, 1,058 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,091 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Madison County, Georgia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (405)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (326)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (292)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (176)
  • Unspecified dementia (167)
  • Congestive heart failure (122)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (81)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (50)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,184
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 788

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 8
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 40

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 15

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 112.3. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 29,817
  • Male householders: 5,534 (1,129 living alone), Female householders: 5,478 (1,244 living alone)
  • 6,159 spouses (6,099 opposite-sex spouses), 454 unmarried partners, (451 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 8,626 children (7,867 natural, 259 adopted, 504 stepchildren), 1,424 grandchildren, 304 brothers or sisters, 327 parents, 18 foster children, 619 other relatives, 627 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 264

Size of family households: 4,008 2-persons, 1,629 3-persons, 1,679 4-persons, 538 5-persons, 140 6-persons, 264 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,371 1-person, 246 2-persons, 37 3-persons, 63 4-persons.

3,691 married couples with children.
1,677 single-parent households (437 men, 1,240 women).

93.1% of residents of Madison speak English at home.
5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (35% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 31% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (55% speak English very well, 25% speak English not well, 20% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $124,943,000 ($4,575 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,847,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $61,561,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $26,642,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $606,000
Federal grants: $31,095,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,884,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,156,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,177,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,560,000
Federal Government insurance: $390,000

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

Births: 1,793
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,298
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +131
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +962
Here:

+35 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Madison County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.42 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.6

Year house built in Madison County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Madison County, Georgia
  • 4912014 or later
  • 2302010 to 2013
  • 1,8342000 to 2009
  • 2,9281990 to 1999
  • 2,3431980 to 1989
  • 1,6171970 to 1979
  • 8781960 to 1969
  • 6921950 to 1959
  • 2231940 to 1949
  • 9451939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Georgia
  • 551 room
  • 472 rooms
  • 1903 rooms
  • 6124 rooms
  • 1,9355 rooms
  • 1,6816 rooms
  • 1,4117 rooms
  • 1,1058 rooms
  • 1,2999+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Georgia
  • 01 room
  • 812 rooms
  • 843 rooms
  • 7464 rooms
  • 6965 rooms
  • 5816 rooms
  • 1887 rooms
  • 2428 rooms
  • 639+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Georgia
  • 59no bedroom
  • 1421 bedroom
  • 1,3562 bedrooms
  • 4,5803 bedrooms
  • 1,6444 bedrooms
  • 5235+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Georgia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1201 bedroom
  • 1,0382 bedrooms
  • 1,2683 bedrooms
  • 2254 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 240no vehicle
  • 1,6091 vehicle
  • 3,1382 vehicles
  • 2,1613 vehicles
  • 7954 vehicles
  • 4215+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 159no vehicle
  • 1,0291 vehicle
  • 1,1272 vehicles
  • 2603 vehicles
  • 1164 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

89.3% of Madison County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 85% lived in Georgia.

Madison County:

89.3%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 22,531
  • Other state: 6,072
  • Northeast: 741
  • Midwest: 1,158
  • South: 3,398
  • West: 763
Year householders moved into unit in Madison County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Madison County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 72.3%Electricity
  • 11.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.9%Utility gas
  • 5.6%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 67.0%Electricity
  • 16.8%Utility gas
  • 8.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.0%Wood
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 411
Here:

13.0%
Georgia:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 190
Here:

14.0%
Georgia:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 99
Here:

9.6%
Georgia:

17.3%

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

Madison County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,753,000
    Solid Waste Management: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $134,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,375,000
    Health - Other: $2,203,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,899,000
    Regular Highways: $1,420,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,350,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,268,000
    Financial Administration: $910,000
    Local Fire Protection: $757,000
    Parks and Recreation: $541,000
    Solid Waste Management: $447,000
    Libraries: $201,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $106,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $466,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,513,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,963,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $550,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $670,000
    General Revenue - Other: $209,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $120,000
    Sale of Property: $58,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $228,000
    Local Fire Protection: $182,000
    Regular Highways: $115,000
    General - Other: $64,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,097,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,963,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,025,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,963,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,858,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $1,498,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $129,000
    Other License: $102,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $59,000
    Other: $48,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $19,000

Madison County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,753,000
    Solid Waste Management: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $134,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,375,000
    Health - Other: $2,203,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,899,000
    Regular Highways: $1,420,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,350,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,268,000
    Financial Administration: $910,000
    Local Fire Protection: $757,000
    Parks and Recreation: $541,000
    Solid Waste Management: $447,000
    Libraries: $201,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $106,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $466,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,513,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,963,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $550,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $670,000
    General Revenue - Other: $209,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $120,000
    Sale of Property: $58,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $228,000
    Local Fire Protection: $182,000
    Regular Highways: $115,000
    General - Other: $64,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,097,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,963,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,025,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,963,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,858,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $1,498,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $129,000
    Other License: $102,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $59,000
    Other: $48,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $19,000

Madison County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,753,000
    Solid Waste Management: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $134,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,375,000
    Health - Other: $2,203,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,899,000
    Regular Highways: $1,420,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,350,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,268,000
    Financial Administration: $910,000
    Local Fire Protection: $757,000
    Parks and Recreation: $541,000
    Solid Waste Management: $447,000
    Libraries: $201,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $106,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $466,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,513,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,963,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $550,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $670,000
    General Revenue - Other: $209,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $120,000
    Sale of Property: $58,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $228,000
    Local Fire Protection: $182,000
    Regular Highways: $115,000
    General - Other: $64,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,097,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,963,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,025,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,963,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,858,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $1,498,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $129,000
    Other License: $102,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $59,000
    Other: $48,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $19,000

Madison County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,753,000
    Solid Waste Management: $191,000
    Parks and Recreation: $134,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,375,000
    Health - Other: $2,203,000
    General - Other: $1,956,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,899,000
    Regular Highways: $1,420,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,350,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,268,000
    Financial Administration: $910,000
    Local Fire Protection: $757,000
    Parks and Recreation: $541,000
    Solid Waste Management: $447,000
    Libraries: $201,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $106,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $466,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $152,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,513,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,963,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $550,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $670,000
    General Revenue - Other: $209,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $120,000
    Sale of Property: $58,000
    Interest Earnings: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $228,000
    Local Fire Protection: $182,000
    Regular Highways: $115,000
    General - Other: $64,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,097,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,963,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,025,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,963,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,858,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $1,498,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $129,000
    Other License: $102,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $59,000
    Other: $48,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $19,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 764
  • Number of aged recipients: 92
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 672
  • Number of recipients under 18: 96
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 491
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 177
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 305
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 342
Most common first names in Madison County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James17373.6 years
William13772.7 years
John11573.2 years
Mary9880.8 years
Robert8071.2 years
George7876.1 years
Willie7277.4 years
Charles5370.9 years
Henry5374.1 years
Annie4979.3 years
Most common last names in Madison County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16675.0 years
Brown5974.0 years
Adams5275.4 years
Johnson5276.3 years
Morris4076.3 years
Graham3979.7 years
Bridges3873.8 years
Strickland3776.4 years
Drake3272.2 years
Allen3067.9 years
Businesses in Madison County, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Rite Aid1
Ethan Allen1Subway2
Hardee's1U-Haul1