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Toombs County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2016: 27,727 (49% urban, 51% rural); it was 26,067 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,615
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,888
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,470
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,872 (it was 3,407 in 2000)
% of renters here:

34%
State:

34%

Land area: 367 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 76 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Toombs County: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (27.5%), Retail trade (27.2%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Toombs County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (60.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (25.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (11.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Asian alone (1.0%)
  • Some other race alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Georgia median age:  36.5 years
Males: 12,931  (46.6%)
Females: 14,796  (53.4%)
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Toombs County,GA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Toombs County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,715 ($26,811 in 1999)

This county:

$34,715
Georgia:

$53,559

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $399 (lower quartile is $268, upper quartile is $510)
This county:

$399
State:

$754


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $102,444 (it was $55,200 in 2000)
Toombs:

$102,444
Georgia:

$166,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $46,024 - $171,804

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $151,479
Here:

$151,479
State:

$234,633

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $387,867
Here:

$387,867
State:

$205,850

Mobile homes: $36,864
Here:

$36,864
State:

$71,595
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $994
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $351

Institutionalized population: 289
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 42 buildings, average cost: $115,100
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $165,200
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: $1,110 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $650 (0.8%)

Toombs County household income distribution in 2013 Toombs County home values distribution in 2013 Toombs County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 23.9%
Toombs County:

23.9%
Georgia:

16.0%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.3% for Black residents, 36.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.5% for other race residents, 40.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 35.9 years old
(Males: 35.2 years old, Females: 36.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.4 years old, Black residents: 30.9 years old, American Indian residents: 28.9 years old, Asian residents: 30.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.3 years old, Other race residents: 25.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Toombs County is $412 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $458 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $638 a month.

Cities in this county include: Vidalia, Lyons, Santa Claus.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Toombs County: Bells Ferry Landing (A), Halls Ferry Landing (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Toombs County include: Allen Chapel (A), Bear Creek Church (B), Blockers Chapel (C), Oak Grove Church (D), Oak Grove Baptist Church (E), Mount Nebo Church (F), Long Pond Church (G), Charlotte Church (H), Central Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Adams Cemetery (1), Allmond Cemetery (2), Burner Cemetery (3), Calhoun Cemetery (4), Mount Pisgah Cemetery (5), Story Cemetery (6), Taylor Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Rose Dew Lake (A), Coleman Lake (B), Thompson Lake (C), Warnocks Pond (D), Rose Dew Lake (E), Dejarnetts Pond (F), McArthur Lake (G), Hughes Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Water Prong (A), Shotbag Creek (B), Flat Creek (C), Dry Branch (D), Cypress Branch (E), Camp Branch (F), Bobtail Creek (G), Bear Creek (H), Naked Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Choctaw County, Alabama , Erath County, Texas , Henderson County, Texas , Kaufman County, Texas , Shelby County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.4%
Georgia:

5.8%

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

Current college students: 731
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,746 (20.3% naturalized citizens)

Toombs County:

6.3%
Whole state:

10.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 1692010 or later
  • 6282000 to 2009
  • 6391990 to 1999
  • 2731980 to 1989
  • 1201970 to 1979
  • 102Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.7%

Toombs County marital status for males Toombs County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,421
  • One, attached: 138
  • Two: 766
  • 3 or 4: 351
  • 5 to 9: 393
  • 10 to 19: 194
  • 20 to 49: 35
  • 50 or more: 90
  • Mobile homes: 2,847
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Housing units in Toombs County with a mortgage: 2,983 (36 second mortgage, 125 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,475

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Toombs County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,05755
Mainline Protestant2,84017
Black Protestant1,2826
Catholic9921
Other4492
None8,603-
Toombs 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: 5
Toombs County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Toombs County:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Toombs County:

12.1%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Toombs County:

29.0%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Toombs County:

Average size of farms: 243 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $86,752
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $1075.60
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 4.38%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 17.68%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $82,661
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.29%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 39.97%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $74,210
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.84%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.79
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.07%
Corn for grain: 2443 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 103 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 7061 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3024 harvested acres
Vegetables: 6,634 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,199 acres

Tornado activity:

Toombs County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 7301825.1 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Toombs County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 117.5 miles away from Toombs County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 138.6 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 142.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 144.1 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 247.7 miles away from Toombs County center
On 7/13/2003 at 20:15:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 16.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 15, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3379: October 06, 2016, FEMA Id: 3379, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 15, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4284: October 08, 2016, FEMA Id: 4284, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 26, 2009 to April 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1833: April 23, 2009, FEMA Id: 1833, 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 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 Tornadoes, Flooding, Heavy Rain, Tropical Storm Alberto, Incident Period: July 03, 1994 to July 25, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1033: July 07, 1994, FEMA Id: 1033, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Tornado, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Georgia Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3097: March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: 3097, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Georgia Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Georgia FLOODING, Incident Period: March 14, 1966, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-214: March 14, 1966, FEMA Id: 214, Natural disaster type: Flood

The number of natural disasters in Toombs County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (71%)
  • India (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • Honduras (3%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • El Salvador (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Toombs County


  • American (15%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (2%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Toombs County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,680 (82.2%)
  • Carpooled: 1,448 (11.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 25 (0.2%)
  • Subway or elevated: 20 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 265 (2.0%)
  • Bicycle: 66 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 127 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 308 (2.4%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 344 people in nursing homes
  • 78 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 18 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 11 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 271 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 69 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $40,688.

6.45% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,472 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Georgia average:

9.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.92% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($18,841 average AGI)
1.53% relocated from other states ($7,631 average AGI)
Toombs County:

1.53%
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 Montgomery County, GA  0.80% ($26,386 average AGI)
from Tattnall County, GA  0.54% ($22,319)
from Chatham County, GA  0.40% ($21,486)
from Bulloch County, GA  0.32% ($21,250)
from Emanuel County, GA  0.32% ($18,964)
from Fulton County, GA  0.14% ($23,000)
from Appling County, GA  0.14% ($21,250)


6.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,198 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
Georgia average:

9.32%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.89% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($19,536 average AGI)
2.03% relocated to other states ($10,660 average AGI)
Toombs County:

2.03%
Georgia average:

3.33%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, GA  0.79% ($26,449 average AGI)
to Tattnall County, GA  0.51% ($23,244)
to Bulloch County, GA  0.35% ($32,065)
to Chatham County, GA  0.30% ($21,346)
to Emanuel County, GA  0.25% ($23,364)
to Appling County, GA  0.15% ($18,077)
to Candler County, GA  0.15% ($24,692)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.8

Births per 1000 population in Toombs County

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

Deaths per 1000 population in Toombs County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Toombs County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 23.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Toombs County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Toombs County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Toombs County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Toombs County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Toombs County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Toombs County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,681 (3,483 aged, 1,198 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 952 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (291)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (261)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (255)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (231)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (231)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (175)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (129)
  • Congestive heart failure (115)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (106)
  • Unspecified dementia (100)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.73
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 17,091
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 332
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 79,832

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,683
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 994
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 114

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 27,727
  • In family households: 23,185 (3,354 male householders, 3,727 female householders)
    4,847 spouses, 8,843 children (8,088 natural, 367 adopted, 378 stepchildren), 1,311 grandchildren, 66 brothers or sisters, 161 parents, 393 other relatives, 502 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,108 (1,624 male householders (1,315 living alone)), 1,893 female householders (1,779 living alone)), 583 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 441

Size of family households: 2,864 2-persons, 1,557 3-persons, 1,493 4-persons, 681 5-persons, 329 6-persons, 147 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,095 1-person, 305 2-persons, 110 3-persons, 7 4-persons.

3,657 married couples with children.
2,462 single-parent households (482 men, 1,980 women).

88.9% of residents of Toombs speak English at home.
10.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% speak English very well, 35% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $168,613,000 ($6,297 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,875,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $65,878,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $36,518,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,836,000
Federal grants: $53,208,000
Federal procurement contracts: $989,000 ($125,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,185,000 ($4,332,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $172,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,300,000
Federal Government insurance: $18,870,000

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

Births: 2,286
Here:

84 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,478
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +554
Here:

+20 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -116
Here -4 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Toombs County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.66 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.7

Year house built in Toombs County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 1892014 or later
  • 3382010 to 2013
  • 1,4982000 to 2009
  • 2,0021990 to 1999
  • 2,7311980 to 1989
  • 2,2421970 to 1979
  • 1,3871960 to 1969
  • 8821950 to 1959
  • 6041940 to 1949
  • 4001939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Toombs County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Toombs County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 51 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 2553 rooms
  • 4264 rooms
  • 1,5695 rooms
  • 1,8376 rooms
  • 1,0227 rooms
  • 5878 rooms
  • 5759+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Toombs County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 2121 room
  • 422 rooms
  • 6083 rooms
  • 1,0744 rooms
  • 1,1785 rooms
  • 5586 rooms
  • 3387 rooms
  • 1608 rooms
  • 779+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Toombs County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Toombs County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 13no bedroom
  • 1191 bedroom
  • 9192 bedrooms
  • 3,7523 bedrooms
  • 1,2704 bedrooms
  • 1975+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Toombs County, Georgia Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 211no bedroom
  • 4481 bedroom
  • 1,6192 bedrooms
  • 1,6833 bedrooms
  • 1864 bedrooms
  • 985+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Toombs County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Toombs County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 174no vehicle
  • 1,7971 vehicle
  • 2,1162 vehicles
  • 1,4583 vehicles
  • 6474 vehicles
  • 1765+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Toombs County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Toombs County population
  • 875no vehicle
  • 1,9101 vehicle
  • 1,0842 vehicles
  • 2923 vehicles
  • 674 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.4% of Toombs County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Georgia.

Toombs County:

86.4%
State average:

83.6%

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

  • This state: 20,942
  • Other state: 4,807
  • Northeast: 880
  • Midwest: 534
  • South: 3,190
  • West: 218
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Toombs County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 91.9%Electricity
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 89.7%Electricity
  • 5.5%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 240
Here:

6.9%
Georgia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 61
Here:

3.3%
Georgia:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 82
Here:

7.2%
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

Toombs County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $2,261,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $824,000
    Health Services - Other: $652,000
    Regular Highways: $544,000
    General - Other: $450,000
    Financial Administration: $398,000
    General Public Buildings: $282,000
    Solid Waste Management: $249,000
    Police Protection: $219,000
    Parks & Recreation: $169,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $55,000
    Welfare - Other: $34,000
    Housing & Community Development: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $1,972,000
    Corrections: $942,000
    Parks & Recreation: $314,000
    Hospitals: $125,000
    Health: $110,000
    Fire Protection: $51,000
    Libraries: $46,000
    Welfare: $34,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $80,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,064,000

Toombs County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,484,000
    All Other: $1,028,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,424,000
    Rents: $79,000
    Interest Earnings: $36,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $544,000
    Health & Hospitals: $339,000
    Housing & Community Development: $192,000
    All Other: $161,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $4,768,000
    Property: $3,074,000
    Other Selective Sales: $365,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $82,000
    NEC: $42,000
    Public Utilities: $11,000

Toombs County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $130,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $130,000

Toombs County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,397,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,331
  • Number of aged recipients: 158
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,173
  • Number of recipients under 18: 180
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 787
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 364
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 593
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 520
Toombs County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Toombs County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Toombs County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James23970.3 years
John18872.2 years
Mary18376.7 years
William16170.9 years
Willie13170.6 years
Annie10078.9 years
George9673.5 years
Robert9471.1 years
Charles7566.4 years
Thomas7171.9 years
Most common last names in Toombs County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15774.6 years
Williams9872.8 years
Davis9274.6 years
Phillips8975.9 years
Brown8073.9 years
Thompson7673.0 years
Morris7575.4 years
Williamson7576.1 years
Johnson7572.4 years
Taylor7271.4 years
Businesses in Toombs County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
AmericInn1Lane Furniture1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Nike4
Burger King1Nissan1
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1Quality1
DHL1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza1SAS Shoes1
FedEx3SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Sears1
GNC1Subway1
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Goodwill3True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1UPS3
Holiday Inn1Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York3Walmart1