Rossville, Georgia

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Population in 2017: 3,984 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.5%
Males: 1,831  (46.0%)
Females: 2,153  (54.0%)
Median resident age:

36.9 years
Georgia median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 30741.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,167 (it was $23,612 in 2000)
Rossville:

$34,167
GA:

$56,183

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,364 (it was $14,175 in 2000)

Rossville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $78,634 (it was $53,600 in 2000)
Rossville:

$78,634
GA:

$173,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $104,235; detached houses: $103,273

Median gross rent in 2017: $696.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rossville: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.3%
(28.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.3% for Black residents, 6.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rossville, GA (2010)
    • 3,57387.0%White alone
    • 3298.0%Black alone
    • 1162.8%Hispanic
    • 581.4%Two or more races
    • 120.3%Asian alone
    • 90.2%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Other race alone
    • 20.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 126 registered sex offenders living in Rossville, Georgia as of October 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rossville is 33 to 1.


Crime rates in Rossville by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

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)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(28.4)
1
(28.8)
1
(29.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.1)
3
(74.4)
2
(50.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(141.8)
4
(115.2)
4
(116.2)
3
(88.4)
5
(153.0)
5
(120.2)
23
(554.9)
12
(297.5)
5
(126.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(113.4)
11
(316.7)
20
(581.1)
20
(589.6)
32
(979.2)
9
(216.4)
25
(603.1)
61
(1,513)
22
(554.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
53
(1,503)
46
(1,325)
46
(1,336)
70
(2,064)
58
(1,775)
53
(1,274)
65
(1,568)
155
(3,843)
48
(1,210)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
203
(5,757)
179
(5,154)
141
(4,096)
147
(4,334)
119
(3,641)
139
(3,342)
186
(4,487)
487
(12,075)
236
(5,949)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(567.2)
14
(403.1)
16
(464.8)
9
(265.3)
18
(550.8)
26
(625.2)
23
(554.9)
66
(1,636)
40
(1,008)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/A1
(30.6)
N/A1
(24.1)
N/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)468.8452.1468.9483.5580.2352.2640.01334.2592.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Rossville, GA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.77
Georgia average:

2.52
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Ancestries: American (27.2%), English (16.0%), Irish (15.5%), Italian (3.3%), German (2.0%), European (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 1.80 square miles.

Population density: 2,208 people per square mile   (low).

Rossville, Georgia map

47 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Georgia:

10.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,034 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $849 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (5.0 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (98.3 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (492.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Rossville-Beverly Hills, GA (1.0 miles ),
Lakeview, GA (1.4 miles ),
Fairview, GA (1.7 miles ),
Fort Oglethorpe, GA (1.8 miles ),
East Ridge, TN (1.8 miles ),
Lookout Mountain, GA (1.9 miles ),
Lookout Mountain, TN (1.9 miles ),
Chattanooga Valley, GA (2.1 miles )

Latitude: 34.98 N, Longitude: 85.29 W

Area code: 706

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

Rossville tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $25,400
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $97,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $280,000
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $94,900
  • 2005: 45 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $70,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Rossville, GA residents
Average permit cost in Rossville, GA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Georgia:

3.7%
Historical population in Rossville, GA
Historical housing units in Rossville, GA
Most common industries in Rossville, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (15.2%)
  • Construction (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Truck transportation (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Rossville, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (11.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Rossville, 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 67.8. This is about average.

City:

67.8
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.19. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.19
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Rossville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1997, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Rossville city center injured 44 people and caused $45 million in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rossville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 38.5 miles away from Rossville center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 94.1 miles away from Rossville 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 156.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 235.5 miles away from Rossville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 177.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 280.1 miles away from Rossville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walker County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rossville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Rossville:

  • NHC HEALTHCARE ROSSVILLE (1425 MCFARLAND AVE)
  • PARKSIDE AT HUTCHESON MED CTR (110 PARK CITY ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rossville:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW REST HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • EVERGREEN MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF FORT OGLETHORPE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • GEORGIA HOME CARE OF FORT OGLETHORPE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • HUTCHESON HOME CARE/HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • DCI FORT OGLETHORPE (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; FORT OGLETHORPE, GA)
  • DCI CHATTANOOGA BROAD ST (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)

Amtrak station near Rossville:

  • 7 miles: CHATTANOOGA (GREYHOUND STA., 960 AIRPORT RD.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rossville:

  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 5 miles; Chattanooga, TN; Full-time enrollment: 10,158)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 10 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 15 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Dalton State College (about 22 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Lee University (about 28 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 29 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 47 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)

Public high school in Rossville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rossville:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rossville: Rossville Fire Department (A), John Ross House (B), Rossville Public Library (C), Rossville Civic Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: McDowell Center Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Rossville include: Jones Memorial Baptist Church (A), South Rossville Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1730 Lakeview Drive), Amtrans (Amusement & Theme Parks; 65 Old Lakeview Drive), CHOO CHOO Express Tours Inc (Tours & Charters; 147 Prater Road).

Hotel: Best Holiday Trav-L-Park (1623 Mack Smith Road).

Birthplace of: Ashley Harkleroad - Tennis player, Bob Burcham - Veteran NASCAR race car driver, Pete Brown (American football) - Football player.

Walker County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rossville and their reported violations in the past:

CAROLINA VILLAGE MHP (Serves NC, Population served: 427, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-18-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Public Notif requested (AUG-29-1994), Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-29-1994), Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-31-1994), Fed No addtl Formal Action needed (AUG-31-1995), Fed Other (AUG-31-1995), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2010), St Intentional no-action (JUL-15-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.5%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
100 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
106 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Rossville (2011 data):

  • Community National Bank: Rossville Branch at 316 Chickamauga Avenue, branch established on 1963/12/13. Info updated 2009/03/16: Bank assets: $215.3 mil, Deposits: $188.0 mil, headquarters in Dayton, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Northwest Georgia Bank: East Ridge Branch at 1962 Mack Smith Road, branch established on 1983/09/16. Info updated 2010/09/20: Bank assets: $523.8 mil, Deposits: $427.4 mil, headquarters in Ringgold, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: N W Services Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Rossville:

Marital status in Rossville, GA
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 38.6%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 18.4%

For population 25 years and over in Rossville:

  • High school or higher: 74.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Georgia average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rossville, GA (based on Walker County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,045109
Mainline Protestant2,94816
Black Protestant4744
Other4193
Catholic4101
None30,460-
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: 11
Walker County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Walker County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
This county:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Walker County:

28.4%
State:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Walker County:

12.0%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rossville:

48.3%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.7%
State:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Rossville:

28.4
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.7%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rossville:

10.4%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rossville:

6.8
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
State:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

53.9%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.6%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rossville, 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 11$32,362$35,3049$1,293
Streets and Highways 6$11,517$23,0342$3,236
Firefighters 6$16,180$32,3606$622
Police - Other 2$6,473$38,8380$0
Financial Administration 2$7,482$44,8920$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,104$25,2487$249
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 28$76,118$32,62224$5,400

Rossville government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $181,000 ($45.43)
    Police Protection: $59,000 ($14.81)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($2.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $734,000 ($184.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $452,000 ($113.45)
    Regular Highways: $412,000 ($103.41)
    Financial Administration: $406,000 ($101.91)
    Water Utilities: $362,000 ($90.86)
    Sewerage: $241,000 ($60.49)
    Local Fire Protection: $241,000 ($60.49)
    Libraries: $54,000 ($13.55)
    Central Staff Services: $35,000 ($8.79)
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000 ($1.76)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $54,000 ($13.55)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $903,000 ($226.66)

Rossville government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $328,000 ($82.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $143,000 ($35.89)
    Other: $15,000 ($3.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($2.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $359,000 ($90.11)
    Other: $65,000 ($16.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $335,000 ($84.09)
    Sale of Property: $29,000 ($7.28)
    General Revenue - Other: $8,000 ($2.01)
    Royalties: $4,000 ($1.00)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($0.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $492,000 ($123.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $52,000 ($13.05)
    Other: $37,000 ($9.29)
  • Tax - Property: $746,000 ($187.25)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $253,000 ($63.50)
    Public Utilities Sales: $87,000 ($21.84)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $69,000 ($17.32)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000 ($6.78)
    Other License: $15,000 ($3.77)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000 ($1.26)

Rossville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,418,000 ($606.93)

7.67% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,885 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.67%
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 Catoosa County, GA  2.13% ($35,117 average AGI)
from Hamilton County, TN  1.85% ($33,008)
from Chattooga County, GA  0.46% ($30,021)


7.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
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 Catoosa County, GA  2.09% ($33,083 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, TN  1.75% ($35,898)
to Chattooga County, GA  0.36% ($29,493)
Businesses in Rossville, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul3
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Rossville:

  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WUUS (980 AM; 1 kW; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WNOO (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: PYE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC)
  • WGOW (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDOD (1310 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WLMR (1450 AM; 1 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: GRACE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJOC (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARAH MARGARETT FRYAR)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEPG (910 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN; Owner: STONE/COLLINS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQCH (1590 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: RADIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VALLEY HEAD, AL; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rossville:

  • W284AE (104.7 FM; ORCHARD HILLS, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLOV-FM1 (97.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W241AF (96.1 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAWL-FM (91.5 FM; RED BANK, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRXR-FM (105.5 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WKXJ (98.1 FM; SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AC (103.5 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDYN (89.7 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE TEMPLE UNIVERSITY)
  • W220DA (91.9 FM; FLINTSTONE, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WUTC (88.1 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • W268AA (101.5 FM; FALLING WATER, TN; Owner: S/WEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rossville:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WELF (Channel 23; DALTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDEF-TV (Channel 12; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCB-TV (Channel 3; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WDSI-TV (Channel 61; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTCI (Channel 45; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE GREATER CHATTANOOGA PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP)
  • WTVC (Channel 9; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TENNESSEE, INC.)
  • W26BE (Channel 26; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WOOT-LP (Channel 6; CHATTANOOGA, ETC., TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCNT-LP (Channel 65; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • W21BZ (Channel 21; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYHB-CA (Channel 39; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: YING HUA BENNS)
  • WRNG-LP (Channel 63; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
Rossville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Rossville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.0mTotal length
  • $774,000Total costs
  • 9,400Total average daily traffic
  • 91Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,100Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rossville)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rossville, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 141 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rossville)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$101,2308$82,33618$108,7126$23,36810$100,6140$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$66,2550$01$40,0600$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$29,2802$90,90512$170,1305$10,9400$01$34,670
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$61,1201$87,8309$82,9470$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$134,8200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0202.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$84,3602$166,0200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$72,4200$01$72,420
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$160,2400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0202.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rossville, GA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rossville, GA - Value

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 fire incidents per year is 169. The highest number of fires - 230 took place in 2004, and the least - 111 in 2005. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Rossville, GA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (48.2%), and Structure Fires (37.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rossville, GA
    • 1,38548.2%Outside Fires
    • 1,07037.3%Structure Fires
    • 33711.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 802.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rossville, GA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rossville, GA
  • 87.7%Electricity
  • 9.5%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rossville, GA
  • 82.5%Electricity
  • 15.5%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Rossville compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Rossville on our top lists:

  • #29 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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