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Wilkinson County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2017: 9,351 (all rural); it was 10,220 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,504
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,452
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,148
Renter-occupied apartments: 710 (it was 679 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

34%

Land area: 447 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Wilkinson County: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (40.0%), Manufacturing (26.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 47%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 52%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Wilkinson County, GA (2017)
    • 5,21451.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,59635.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2612.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2342.3%Two or more races
    • 130.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 80.08%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

43.0 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years
Males: 4,474  (47.9%)
Females: 4,877  (52.1%)
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Average household size:
Wilkinson County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,053 ($32,723 in 1999)
This county:

$41,053
Georgia:

$56,183

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $427 (lower quartile is $310, upper quartile is $538)
This county:

$427
State:

$782


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $75,774 (it was $51,900 in 2000)
Wilkinson:

$75,774
Georgia:

$173,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,438 - $122,275
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $952
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $350

Institutionalized population: 101

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 29
  • Thefts: 42
  • Auto thefts: 7
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $94,500
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $158,100
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,800
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $87,700
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $115,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Wilkinson, GA residents
Average permit cost in Wilkinson, GA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,115 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $672 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Wilkinson, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wilkinson, GA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Wilkinson, GA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.6%
Wilkinson County:

20.6%
Georgia:

14.9%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Black residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 44.4% for other race residents, 19.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 43.0 years old
(Males: 42.2 years old, Females: 43.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.4 years old, Black residents: 42.8 years old, American Indian residents: 65.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.7 years old, Other race residents: 23.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wilkinson County is $421 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $469 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $606 a month.

Cities in this county include: Gordon, Ivey, McIntyre, Toomsboro, Irwinton.

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

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Neighboring counties: Claiborne Parish, Louisiana , Dallas County, Alabama , Hale County, Alabama , Oktibbeha County, Mississippi , Smith County, Texas , Throckmorton County, Texas , Yoakum County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Georgia:

3.7%

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

Current college students: 391
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 130 (15.9% naturalized citizens)

Wilkinson County:

1.4%
Whole state:

10.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 42010 or later
  • 862000 to 2009
  • 141990 to 1999
  • 101980 to 1989
  • 181970 to 1979
  • 13Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 47.6%

Wilkinson County marital status for males Wilkinson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,944
  • One, attached: 16
  • Two: 26
  • 3 or 4: 60
  • 5 to 9: 90
  • Mobile homes: 1,363
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Housing units in Wilkinson County with a mortgage: 844 (9 second mortgage, 38 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,773

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

65.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wilkinson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,86519
Black Protestant1,1707
Mainline Protestant5086
Other11-
Catholic--
None5,009-
Wilkinson 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
Wilkinson County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Wilkinson County:

7.95 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

3.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wilkinson County:

12.5%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Wilkinson County:

31.4%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.9%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Wilkinson County:

Average size of farms: 241 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $9,115
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $204.34
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 31.88%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $16,753
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 12.59%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.40%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $25,889
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.55%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.24
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.26%
Corn for grain: 210 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 672 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1100 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 429 harvested acres
Vegetables: 54 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 105 acres

Earthquake activity:

Wilkinson County-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 84% 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 83.4 miles away from Wilkinson 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 179.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 179.1 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 209.2 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 236.6 miles away from Wilkinson County center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 265.2 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 10, 2014 to February 14, 2014, Emergency Declared EM-3368: February 11, 2014, FEMA Id: 3368, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Georgia Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 11, 2008 to May 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1761: May 23, 2008, FEMA Id: 1761, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Georgia Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: March 01, 2007 to March 02, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1686: March 03, 2007, FEMA Id: 1686, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 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 Tropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 03, 2004 to October 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1560: September 24, 2004, FEMA Id: 1560, Natural disaster type: Tropical 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 Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Wilkinson County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Wilkinson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,793 (84.2%)
  • Carpooled: 272 (8.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 40 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 88 (2.7%)
  • Worked at home: 100 (3.0%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (65%)
  • England (10%)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (9%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wilkinson County


  • American (15%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Danish (0%)

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

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

  • 60 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 62 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 39 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $45,145.

5.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,591 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.12% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($26,596 average AGI)
0.73% relocated from other states ($3,995 average AGI)
Wilkinson County:

0.73%
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 Baldwin County, GA  1.85% ($24,508 average AGI)


5.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.93% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($34,158 average AGI)
0.79% relocated to other states ($7,969 average AGI)
Wilkinson County:

0.79%
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 Baldwin County, GA  2.15% ($28,155 average AGI)
to Jones County, GA  0.82% ($45,852)
to Bibb County, GA  0.79% ($26,115)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.3

Births per 1000 population in Wilkinson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Wilkinson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Wilkinson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wilkinson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Wilkinson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilkinson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilkinson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilkinson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Wilkinson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,871 (1,331 aged, 540 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 400 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (212)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (108)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (102)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (72)
  • Congestive heart failure (49)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (47)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (39)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (34)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (32)
  • Unspecified dementia (32)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,311
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,252

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 9
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 49

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,351
  • In family households: 8,013 (1,044 male householders, 1,216 female householders)
    1,568 spouses, 3,217 children (3,116 natural, 64 adopted, 37 stepchildren), 420 grandchildren, 148 brothers or sisters, 75 parents, 155 other relatives, 159 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,231 (548 male householders (478 living alone)), 554 female householders (546 living alone)), 124 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 106

Size of family households: 1,018 2-persons, 624 3-persons, 417 4-persons, 108 5-persons, 55 6-persons, 34 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,025 1-person, 52 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 10 4-persons.

1,075 married couples with children.
637 single-parent households (173 men, 464 women).

97.9% of residents of Wilkinson speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (43% speak English very well, 44% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,060,000 ($6,384 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,026,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $29,836,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $15,287,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $191,000
Federal grants: $17,840,000
Federal procurement contracts: $398,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,508,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $104,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,674,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,050,000

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

Births: 807
Here:

80 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 622
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +79
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -327
Here -32 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Wilkinson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.35 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.7

Year house built in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • 622014 or later
  • 992010 to 2013
  • 3832000 to 2009
  • 9741990 to 1999
  • 7731980 to 1989
  • 7911970 to 1979
  • 5811960 to 1969
  • 3871950 to 1959
  • 1811940 to 1949
  • 2881939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wilkinson County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • 61 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 653 rooms
  • 2574 rooms
  • 5785 rooms
  • 7426 rooms
  • 4527 rooms
  • 2488 rooms
  • 1969+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • 71 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 823 rooms
  • 1854 rooms
  • 2835 rooms
  • 1476 rooms
  • 587 rooms
  • 88 rooms
  • 109+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wilkinson County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • 5no bedroom
  • 411 bedroom
  • 5312 bedrooms
  • 1,4353 bedrooms
  • 4674 bedrooms
  • 625+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilkinson County, Georgia
  • 7no bedroom
  • 731 bedroom
  • 3122 bedrooms
  • 3403 bedrooms
  • 544 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkinson County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkinson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkinson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 106no vehicle
  • 7641 vehicle
  • 8322 vehicles
  • 6253 vehicles
  • 1754 vehicles
  • 675+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkinson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wilkinson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 157no vehicle
  • 3411 vehicle
  • 1652 vehicles
  • 1113 vehicles
  • 134 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

94.6% of Wilkinson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 92% lived in Georgia.

Wilkinson County:

94.6%
State average:

85.1%

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

  • This state: 8,196
  • Other state: 981
  • Northeast: 138
  • Midwest: 157
  • South: 604
  • West: 80
Year householders moved into unit in Wilkinson County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wilkinson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 63.9%Electricity
  • 15.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.3%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Wood
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 83.4%Electricity
  • 13.6%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 80
Here:

7.3%
Georgia:

8.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 94
Here:

19.8%
Georgia:

9.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 42
Here:

14.0%
Georgia:

18.8%

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

Wilkinson County government finances - Expenditure in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $272,000
    Solid Waste Management: $198,000
    Parks and Recreation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,649,000
    General - Other: $1,230,000
    Police Protection: $1,108,000
    Health - Other: $949,000
    Regular Highways: $749,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $593,000
    Financial Administration: $577,000
    Correctional Institutions: $503,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $314,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Parks and Recreation: $264,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Housing and Community Development: $83,000
    Libraries: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $92,000
    Other: $54,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,601,000
    Other - Health - Other: $151,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $22,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,263,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,583,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $680,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $50,000
    Sale of Property: $41,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $916,000
    Police Protection: $455,000
    General Public Building: $81,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,232,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $303,000
    Other: $184,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,019,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,391,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $197,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,880,000

Wilkinson County government finances - Revenue in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $272,000
    Solid Waste Management: $198,000
    Parks and Recreation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,649,000
    General - Other: $1,230,000
    Police Protection: $1,108,000
    Health - Other: $949,000
    Regular Highways: $749,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $593,000
    Financial Administration: $577,000
    Correctional Institutions: $503,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $314,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Parks and Recreation: $264,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Housing and Community Development: $83,000
    Libraries: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $92,000
    Other: $54,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,601,000
    Other - Health - Other: $151,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $22,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,263,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,583,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $680,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $50,000
    Sale of Property: $41,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $916,000
    Police Protection: $455,000
    General Public Building: $81,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,232,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $303,000
    Other: $184,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,019,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,391,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $197,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,880,000

Wilkinson County government finances - Debt in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $272,000
    Solid Waste Management: $198,000
    Parks and Recreation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,649,000
    General - Other: $1,230,000
    Police Protection: $1,108,000
    Health - Other: $949,000
    Regular Highways: $749,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $593,000
    Financial Administration: $577,000
    Correctional Institutions: $503,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $314,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Parks and Recreation: $264,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Housing and Community Development: $83,000
    Libraries: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $92,000
    Other: $54,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,601,000
    Other - Health - Other: $151,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $22,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,263,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,583,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $680,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $50,000
    Sale of Property: $41,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $916,000
    Police Protection: $455,000
    General Public Building: $81,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,232,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $303,000
    Other: $184,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,019,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,391,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $197,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,880,000

Wilkinson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $272,000
    Solid Waste Management: $198,000
    Parks and Recreation: $55,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,649,000
    General - Other: $1,230,000
    Police Protection: $1,108,000
    Health - Other: $949,000
    Regular Highways: $749,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $593,000
    Financial Administration: $577,000
    Correctional Institutions: $503,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $314,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Parks and Recreation: $264,000
    Solid Waste Management: $211,000
    Housing and Community Development: $83,000
    Libraries: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $92,000
    Other: $54,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,601,000
    Other - Health - Other: $151,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $22,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $10,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,263,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,583,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $680,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $119,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $50,000
    Sale of Property: $41,000
    Interest Earnings: $39,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $916,000
    Police Protection: $455,000
    General Public Building: $81,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,232,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $303,000
    Other: $184,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,019,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,391,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $197,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $26,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $9,000
    Other License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,880,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 338
  • Number of aged recipients: 25
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 313
  • Number of recipients under 18: 53
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 215
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 70
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 137
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 150
Most common first names in Wilkinson County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9372.4 years
James8771.5 years
William7671.4 years
Willie7371.1 years
Mary6279.0 years
Robert5668.1 years
George3671.4 years
Annie3080.1 years
Mattie2976.7 years
Henry2872.1 years
Most common last names in Wilkinson County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7571.4 years
Brown4771.2 years
Brooks4673.9 years
Davis3973.1 years
Jackson3574.7 years
Williams3575.4 years
Hall3277.4 years
Jones3169.7 years
Carswell3174.3 years
Wood3173.6 years

Businesses in Wilkinson County, GA

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1

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