Omega, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 1,221 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.9%
 
Males: 474  (38.8%)
Females: 747  (61.2%)
Median resident age:

26.1 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 31775, 31793.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $23,471 (it was $26,765 in 2000)
Omega:

$23,471
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $9,206 (it was $11,014 in 2000)

Omega city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $56,036 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Omega:

$56,036
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $68,289; detached houses: $108,888; mobile homes: $37,685

Median gross rent in 2017: $533.

March 2019 cost of living index in Omega: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 48.6%
(24.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.6% for Black residents, 57.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.9% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Omega, GA (2010)
    • 53143.5%Hispanic
    • 48940.0%White alone
    • 17214.1%Black alone
    • 90.7%Asian alone
    • 80.7%Other race alone
    • 60.5%American Indian alone
    • 60.5%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Omega, Georgia as of November 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Omega is 113 to 1.


Crime rates in Omega by year

Type

2005

2006

2010

2012

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.2)
2
(162.9)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(143.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(162.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(214.9)
2
(142.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(324.9)
2
(162.9)
7
(573.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(214.9)
3
(213.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
7
(569.1)
5
(406.2)
10
(814.3)
3
(245.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(71.6)
2
(142.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
24
(1,950)
38
(3,094)
37
(3,030)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(143.3)
1
(71.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.4)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)115.354.80.00.046.3285.1350.2253.1

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City-data.com crime index in Omega, GA

Crime rate in Omega detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.28
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: American (16.1%), English (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 1.78 square miles.

Population density: 688 people per square mile   (low).

Omega, Georgia map

259 residents are foreign born (19.4% Latin America).

This city:

19.4%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $506 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (37.6 miles , pop. 76,939).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (134.9 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (710.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Norman Park, GA (2.7 miles ),
Oak Ridge, GA (2.7 miles ),
Phillipsburg, GA (2.9 miles ),
Unionville, GA (2.9 miles ),
Lenox, GA (3.0 miles ),
Ty Ty, GA (3.1 miles ),
Tifton, GA (3.1 miles ),
Ellenton, GA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 31.34 N, Longitude: 83.60 W

Area code: 229

Distribution of median household income in Omega, GA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Omega, GA in 2017
Omega satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $75,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Georgia:

3.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +421 (+45.8%).
Most common industries in Omega, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.6%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.9%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.5%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.2%)
  • Truck transportation (7.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Omega, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Cashiers (8.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Child care workers (3.8%)

Average climate in Omega, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Omega-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/11/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Omega city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1952, a category F3 tornado 20.5 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Omega-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 186.6 miles away from Omega center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 397.2 miles away from Omega 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 218.0 miles away from Omega 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 248.1 miles away from Omega center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 229.1 miles away from Omega 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 257.1 miles away from Omega center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tift County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Omega topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Omega:

  • TIFTON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; TIFTON, GA)
  • HOSPICE OF TIFT AREA (Hospital, about 11 miles away; TIFTON, GA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - TIFTON (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TIFTON, GA)
  • TIFTON NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TIFTON, GA)
  • TIFT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; TIFTON, GA)
  • TRANSITIONAL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TIFTON, GA)
  • TIFT HEALTH CARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TIFTON, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Omega:

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 11 miles; Tifton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,564)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 35 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • Albany State University (about 37 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Albany Technical College (about 38 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Valdosta State University (about 39 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 11,155)
  • Darton State College (about 41 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)
  • South Georgia State College (about 46 miles; Douglas, GA; FT enrollment: 2,507)

Public elementary/middle school in Omega:

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Points of interest:

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

Tift County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

3.1 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

74.0%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
5 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Banks with branches in Omega (2011 data):

  • South Georgia Banking Company: at 5515 Alabama Avenue, branch established on 1937/06/14. Info updated 2007/01/09: Bank assets: $346.7 mil, Deposits: $301.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: South Georgia Bank Holding Company

For population 15 years and over in Omega:

Marital status in Omega, GA
  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 38.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

For population 25 years and over in Omega:

  • High school or higher: 66.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Georgia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Omega
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Omega, GA (based on Tift County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,60157
Mainline Protestant3,32411
Catholic1,3741
Black Protestant1,1305
Other1,0303
None15,659-
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: 9
Tift County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Tift County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Tift County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
This county:

10.24 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

7.86 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Tift County:

11.6%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Tift County:

32.0%
State:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.5%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

44.7%
Georgia:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Omega:

41.3%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Omega:

28.6
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Omega:

23.1%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Omega:

10.9%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Here:

29.6%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.9%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Omega, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$11,940$28,6564$1,708
Streets and Highways 3$6,312$25,2482$1,923
Water Supply 2$6,226$37,3560$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,825$45,9000$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,539$30,4680$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 12$30,842$30,8426$3,631

Omega government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($9.83)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($6.55)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $318,000 ($260.44)
    Regular Highways: $206,000 ($168.71)
    Water Utilities: $193,000 ($158.07)
    Central Staff Services: $185,000 ($151.52)
    Sewerage: $129,000 ($105.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $111,000 ($90.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($12.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($3.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($2.46)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $8,000 ($6.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $41,000 ($33.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($28.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $350,000 ($286.65)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($14.74)

Omega government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $110,000 ($90.09)
    Sewerage: $103,000 ($84.36)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($12.29)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $7,000 ($5.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $259,000 ($212.12)
    Other: $251,000 ($205.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $101,000 ($82.72)
    Sale of Property: $23,000 ($18.84)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($8.19)
    Royalties: $6,000 ($4.91)
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($3.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $155,000 ($126.95)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $61,000 ($49.96)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $57,000 ($46.68)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $50,000 ($40.95)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $15,000 ($12.29)

Omega government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $360,000 ($294.84)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000 ($278.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,000 ($16.38)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $85,000 ($69.62)

Omega government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,948,000 ($1595.41)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $75,000 ($61.43)

6.87% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.87%
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 Colquitt County, GA  0.54% ($30,867 average AGI)
to Lowndes County, GA  0.44% ($24,161)
to Berrien County, GA  0.44% ($28,820)

Businesses in Omega, GA

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Omega:

  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WMTM (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJEP (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; OCHLOCKNEE, GA; Owner: LIFELINE MINISTRIES, INCORPORATED)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WTIF (1340 AM; 1 kW; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJYZ (960 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBS (1400 AM; 1 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: CHRIST IN YOU THE HOPE OF GLORY CHURCH, INC.)
  • WJEM (1150 AM; 5 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: WJEM, INC.)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Omega:

  • WTIF-FM (107.5 FM; OMEGA, GA; Owner: OMEGA BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WOBB (100.3 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; NASHVILLE, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMTM-FM (93.9 FM; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: COLQUITT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WABR (91.1 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMM, COMMISSION)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WDDQ (92.1 FM; ADEL, GA; Owner: WILLIAMS INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WLPF (98.5 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WAEF (90.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKAA (97.7 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WKAK (104.5 FM; ALBANY, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKVH (91.9 FM; MONTICELLO, FL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WKZZ (92.5 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WZBN (102.1 FM; SYLVESTER, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRXZ (106.1 FM; SYLVESTER, GA; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF GEORGIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Omega:

  • W33BX (Channel 33; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WVAG (Channel 44; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: HUTCHENS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WABW-TV (Channel 14; PELHAM, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WCTV (Channel 6; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: WCTV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTWC-TV (Channel 40; TALLAHASSEE, FL; Owner: WTWC LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTLH (Channel 49; BAINBRIDGE, GA; Owner: WTLH LICENSE CORP.)
  • W12DA (Channel 12; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV, INC.)
  • W19CP (Channel 19; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV)
  • W51AR (Channel 51; TIFTON, GA; Owner: NORTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • W05AZ (Channel 5; TIFTON, GA; Owner: WOAZ, INC.)
  • Omega, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:0
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count10537
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16224
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3389
  • Fatalities11786
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27232
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1257
See more detailed statistics of Omega fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 108ft / 32.8mTotal length
  • $6,331,000Total costs
  • 10,800Total average daily traffic
  • 1,065Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,200Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Omega, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Omega, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Omega)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Hwy 319 N (Lat: 31.350194 Lon: -83.574889), Call Sign: KIC876, Licensee ID: L00023598,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/24/2012, Expiration Date: 03/19/2022, Registrant: Pond O Gold Inc, Hwy 319 N Box 205, Omega, GA 31775, Phone: (912) 528-6767
  • Ty County Rd (Lat: 31.390472 Lon: -83.602667), Call Sign: KUW681, Licensee ID: L00076978,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/1998, Expiration Date: 08/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2003, Registrant: Eaglehead Farms Inc, Tifton, GA 31794
  • Lat: 31.357694 Lon: -83.593083, Call Sign: WQDJ372,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.662 MHz, Grant Date: 09/09/2005, Expiration Date: 09/09/2015, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2015, Certifier: Steve Whittington, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 31.357528 Lon: -83.593083, Call Sign: WQEL562,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.412 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2006, Expiration Date: 02/28/2016, Cancellation Date: 04/30/2016, Certifier: Steve Whittington, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • OMEGA, GA, Lat: 31.338056 Lon: -83.600833, Call Sign: WRDF733,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.162 MHz, 467.287 MHz, Grant Date: 04/18/2019, Expiration Date: 04/18/2029, Certifier: Yolanda M Baker, Registrant: Aclara, 30400 Solon Rd, Solon, OH 44139, Phone: (440) 528-7200, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • OMEGA, 7199 U.S. Highway 319n (Lat: 31.329194 Lon: -83.618556), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 106.7 m, Overall height: 112.8 m, Call Sign: WQZC675,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+38 more), Grant Date: 04/06/2017, Expiration Date: 04/06/2027, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • LENOX(GA), 1785 Crossland & Lenox Road (Lat: 31.296167 Lon: -83.485583), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQZW687,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 08/22/2017, Expiration Date: 08/22/2027, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Near Highway 319 5 Miles South Of Tifton (Lat: 31.385167 Lon: -83.544028), Call Sign: KRS711,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005, Registrant: Lukas, Mcgowan, Nace, & Gutierrez, Charter, 1111 19th Street Nw, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-3500

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KD4MFP, Licensee ID: L00443081, Grant Date: 02/13/2012, Expiration Date: 03/31/2022, Certifier: James E Gray, Registrant: James E Gray, 857 Rocky Creek Church Rd, Omega, GA 31775
  • Call Sign: WA4LHC, Licensee ID: L01226344, Grant Date: 12/21/2006, Expiration Date: 02/21/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/22/2019, Certifier: Wilbur L Castleberry, Registrant: Wilbur L Castleberry, 154 Crosland Scooterville Rd, Omega, GA 31775
  • Call Sign: WB3JEC, Licensee ID: L01426591, Grant Date: 08/26/2008, Expiration Date: 02/19/2018, Certifier: David J Flenner, Registrant: David J Flenner, Omega, GA 31775
  • Call Sign: KK4DYN, Licensee ID: L01659253, Grant Date: 09/01/2011, Expiration Date: 09/01/2021, Certifier: Hyun Woo Lee, Registrant: Hyun Woo Lee, 930 Omega Eldorado Rd, Omega, GA 31775

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 28 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Omega, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (63.5%), and Structure Fires (23.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Omega, GA
    • 9963.5%Outside Fires
    • 3623.1%Structure Fires
    • 2012.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Omega, GA
Most common first names in Omega, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2375.5 years
William2168.1 years
Mary2073.7 years
James1470.8 years
Robert1372.6 years
George972.1 years
Charles971.8 years
Henry775.9 years
Lillie682.9 years
Charlie676.8 years
Most common last names in Omega, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Marchant1079.3 years
Baker1078.4 years
Powell1076.9 years
Westbrook976.6 years
Brown969.7 years
Sumner976.0 years
Walker978.2 years
Willis874.6 years
Dunn870.8 years
Jones875.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Omega, GA
  • 71.1%Electricity
  • 16.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.2%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Omega, GA
  • 97.9%Electricity
  • 2.1%No fuel used


Omega compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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