Nicholson, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 1,869 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +49.9%
Males: 924  (49.5%)
Females: 945  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

30.4 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 30565.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $50,415 (it was $38,977 in 2000)
Nicholson:

$50,415
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $17,699 (it was $14,088 in 2000)

Nicholson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $101,720 (it was $60,300 in 2000)
Nicholson:

$101,720
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $111,504; detached houses: $157,161; mobile homes: $64,641

Median gross rent in 2019: $967.

March 2019 cost of living index in Nicholson: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.9%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.4% for Black residents, 23.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.8% for other race residents, 30.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Nicholson, GA (2019)
    • 1,26168.8%White alone
    • 52728.7%Hispanic
    • 140.8%Black alone
    • 120.7%Asian alone
    • 120.7%Two or more races

Races in Nicholson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Nicholson, Georgia as of September 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Nicholson is 87 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (8.2%), American (6.7%), English (4.8%), European (2.5%), Italian (1.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 2.95 square miles.

Population density: 634 people per square mile   (low).

Nicholson, Georgia map

193 residents are foreign born (9.0% Latin America).

This city:

10.0%
Georgia:

10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $851 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $657 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Athens-Clarke County, GA (11.3 miles , pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (61.0 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (582.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Commerce, GA (2.6 miles ),
Arcade, GA (2.7 miles ),
Ila, GA (3.0 miles ),
Jefferson, GA (3.0 miles ),
Hull, GA (3.2 miles),
Davis Academy, GA (3.3 miles ),
Athens-Clarke County, GA (3.4 miles ),
Athens, GA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 34.11 N, Longitude: 83.43 W

Area code: 706

Distribution of median household income in Nicholson, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Nicholson, GA in 2019
Nicholson satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2004: 68 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 76 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2006: 73 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2007: 61 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $161,500
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $177,600
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $204,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Nicholson, GA residents
Average permit cost in Nicholson, GA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.2%
Georgia:

5.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +472 (+60.9%).
Most common industries in Nicholson, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.4%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
  • Utilities (4.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Apparel (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Nicholson, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.5%)

Average climate in Nicholson, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.8. This is about average.

City:

63.8
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.66
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Nicholson-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 28% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Nicholson city center killed one person and injured 65 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 12/13/1973, a category F3 tornado 20.1 miles away from the city center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nicholson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 33% 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 56.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from Nicholson center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 120.3 miles away from the city 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 209.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from Nicholson center
On 12/12/2018 at 09:14:43, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MW, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 127.3 miles away from Nicholson center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Nicholson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Nicholson:

  • NORTHRIDGE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • BANKS-JACKSON-COMMERCE NC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • RESTORATION HEALTHCARE OF COMMERCE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • CRYSTLE SPRINGS NSG HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • HILL HAVEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COMMERCE, GA)
  • CLASSIC CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; ATHENS, GA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE CLARK COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; ATHENS, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nicholson:

  • Athens Technical College (about 11 miles; Athens, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Georgia (about 12 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 32,679)
  • Brenau University (about 26 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Lanier Technical College (about 27 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 2,435)
  • Piedmont College (about 32 miles; Demorest, GA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Georgia Gwinnett College (about 35 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 7,993)
  • Gwinnett Technical College (about 38 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 5,138)

Public elementary/middle school in Nicholson:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Nicholson Area Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Nicholson City Cemetery (1), Howington Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

77.0%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.7%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Nicholson:

Marital status in Nicholson, GA
  • Never married: 33.7%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Nicholson:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
Georgia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Nicholson, GA (based on Jackson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,63060
Mainline Protestant3,38321
Black Protestant8055
Other5693
Catholic2681
None37,830-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Jackson County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
This county:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Jackson County:

5.08 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.7%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.6%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.0%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Nicholson:

45.9%
Georgia:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Nicholson:

42.4%
Georgia:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Nicholson:

29.2
Georgia:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.6%
Georgia:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.2%
Georgia:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Nicholson:

34.9%
Georgia:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

54.3%
Georgia:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.9%
Georgia:

80.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nicholson, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 5$17,821$42,7700$0
Streets and Highways 3$8,596$34,3840$0
Financial Administration 2$5,354$32,1240$0
Local Libraries 1$2,905$34,8604$2,556
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$110
Totals for Government 11$34,676$37,8285$2,666

Nicholson government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $38,000 ($20.33)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $228,000 ($121.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $160,000 ($85.61)
    Central Staff Services: $159,000 ($85.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $88,000 ($47.08)
    Libraries: $7,000 ($3.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $20,000 ($10.70)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($7.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($2.68)

Nicholson government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $98,000 ($52.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($8.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $312,000 ($166.93)
    Other: $268,000 ($143.39)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $7,000 ($3.75)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($2.68)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($2.14)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $114,000 ($61.00)
    Public Utilities Sales: $65,000 ($34.78)
    Property: $33,000 ($17.66)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($4.28)
    Other License: $7,000 ($3.75)

Nicholson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,397,000 ($747.46)

10.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,142 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.07%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Gwinnett County, GA  2.11% ($69,229 average AGI)
from Hall County, GA  1.48% ($57,830)
from Barrow County, GA  0.96% ($50,705)


8.14% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,982 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.14%
Georgia average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hall County, GA  1.14% ($45,790 average AGI)
to Barrow County, GA  0.93% ($40,083)
to Clarke County, GA  0.84% ($41,676)

Businesses in Nicholson, GA

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Nicholson:

  • WBKZ (880 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JEFFERSON, GA; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WJJC (1270 AM; 5 kW; COMMERCE, GA; Owner: BANKS-JACKSON BROADCASTING)
  • WRFC (960 AM; 5 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLBA (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nicholson:

  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WPUP (103.7 FM; ROYSTON, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC.)
  • WGMG (102.1 FM; CRAWFORD, GA; Owner: NEW BROADCAST INVESTMENT PROPERTIES, INC)
  • WMSL (88.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: PRINCE AVENUE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WUGA (91.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WBCX (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BRENAU COLLEGE)
  • WUOG (90.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA)
  • W250AC (97.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WWEV-FM (91.5 FM; CUMMING, GA; Owner: CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION)
  • WPPR (88.3 FM; DEMOREST, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W203BK (88.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Nicholson:

  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W42AO (Channel 42; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMUNITY TV)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)

Nicholson fatal accident list:

Aug 25, 2014 02:10 PM, Old Kings Bridge Road, Lat: 34.085192, Lon: -83.440753, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 2012 08:23 PM, Sanford Dr, Quail Ridge Dr, Lat: 34.113125, Lon: -83.418581, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 17, 2007 02:05 PM, Sr-335, Lat: 34.111622, Lon: -83.440072, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 8, 2003 09:52 AM, Us-441 (Sr 15), Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 1, 1994 06:45 PM, Sr15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 27, 1992 01:00 PM, Sr15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 24, 1983 07:20 AM, 15a, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 52.0mTotal length
  • $10,308,000Total costs
  • 57,898Total average daily traffic
  • 2,529Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Nicholson, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Nicholson, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Nicholson)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Athens Disp, Athens Dispatch Base, Rr Mp Ne33.3 (Lat: 34.037778 Lon: -83.402472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPSR376,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.245 MHz, 161.115 MHz, 160.905 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/2011, Expiration Date: 07/17/2021, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne / Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-3646, Email:
  • Lat: 34.113917 Lon: -83.432361, Call Sign: WPZF547,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.137 MHz, Grant Date: 01/07/2004, Expiration Date: 01/07/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2014, Certifier: Tully J Westmorland, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 34.110528 Lon: -83.444000, Call Sign: WRBZ809,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.925 MHz, 456.925 MHz, Grant Date: 08/04/2018, Expiration Date: 08/04/2028, Certifier: Charlie Montelongo, Registrant: Master Meter Inc., 101 Regency Parkway, Mansfield, TX 76063-5093, Phone: (817) 842-8000, Fax: (817) 842-8030, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • DALE, 1350 Wages Bridge Rd. (Lat: 34.053250 Lon: -83.404028), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQBM759,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2004, Expiration Date: 11/08/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Richard A Craig, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • NICHOLSON, 1350 Wages Bridge Rd. (Lat: 34.053250 Lon: -83.404028), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQMN717,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2020, Expiration Date: 10/05/2030, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • NICHOLSON WT, 129 Lakeview Dr (Lat: 34.116861 Lon: -83.430028), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.2 m, Call Sign: WQNH313,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2021, Expiration Date: 02/04/2031, Certifier: Steve Nichols, Registrant: Mobile Communications, 526 Oak Street, Gainesville, GA 30501, Phone: (678) 332-7740, Email:
  • AT33XC041, Hwy 334 (Lat: 34.119167 Lon: -83.432917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WQQZ451,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 03/29/2013, Expiration Date: 03/29/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:
  • 9AT4813A, Hwy 334 (Lat: 34.119167 Lon: -83.432917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WQVC825,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2015, Expiration Date: 01/05/2025, Cancellation Date: 08/24/2020, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • 9AT4812A, 811 Old Athens Dr (Lat: 34.090333 Lon: -83.420333), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQVC903,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 01/06/2015, Expiration Date: 01/06/2025, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2020, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • NICHOLSON, Hwy 334 (Lat: 34.119167 Lon: -83.432917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WRJN468,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 09/29/2020, Expiration Date: 09/29/2030, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203-2206, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Nicholson)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2
  • JPB QUICKTURN LLC, 94 Plantation Crossing, Nicholson, GA 30565
    Certificate: D005841 (LLC), Certificate Issue Date: 05/20/2020, Expiration Date: 05/19/2021
  • JPB QUICKTURN LLC, 64 Windjammer Ln, Nicholson, GA 30565
    Certificate: D005841 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 05/10/2017, Expiration Date: 05/09/2018

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9720V, N9720V, N-9720V, Serial Number: 17264486, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 12/11/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 10/14/2014
    Registrant (Individual): John P Boobas, 94 Plantation Crossing, Nicholson, GA 30565
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-220T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR LTSIO-360-KB (220 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 993AS, N993AS, N-993AS, Serial Number: 348133036, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/2015
    Registrant (LLC): Jpb Quickturn LLC, 94 Plantation Crossing, Nicholson, GA 30565
  • Aircraft: DESTINY DESTINY 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 459AF, N459AF, N-459AF, Serial Number: 1B0147, Certificate Issue Date: 01/15/2008
    Registrant (Individual): William L Stimpson, 10895 Hwy 334, Nicholson, GA 30565
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/24/2018
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE AVIATION INC SKY-RASCAL (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 75471, N75471, N-75471, Serial Number: SR308, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 12/28/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 11/29/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Bear Perkins, 164 Old Kings Bridge Rd, Nicholson, GA 30565

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 15. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 44 took place in 2017, and the least - 1 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Nicholson, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (60.8%), and Outside Fires (28.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Nicholson, GA
    • 15260.8%Structure Fires
    • 7128.4%Outside Fires
    • 218.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 62.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Nicholson, GA
Most common first names in Nicholson, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3164.8 years
William1870.8 years
Mary1672.9 years
Annie1180.7 years
George1074.9 years
Robert976.8 years
John968.7 years
Henry878.0 years
Ruby776.5 years
Charles658.1 years
Most common last names in Nicholson, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2071.9 years
Barnett1870.0 years
Pittman1372.4 years
Jackson1268.0 years
Kesler1169.9 years
Pace1175.4 years
Farmer1082.4 years
Matthews1069.6 years
Seagraves1076.2 years
Wardlaw983.3 years


Nicholson compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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