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Atkinson County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2019: 8,408 (all rural); it was 7,609 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 851
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,200
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,015
Renter-occupied apartments: 932 (it was 702 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

34%

Land area: 338 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 25 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Atkinson County: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (18.9%), Educational, health and social services (16.8%), Construction (10.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 80%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Atkinson County, GA (2019)
    • 4,67055.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,15325.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,48017.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 821.0%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 120.1%Some other race alone
    • 60.07%Two or more races
Median resident age:

36.9 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Males: 4,268  (50.8%)
Females: 4,140  (49.2%)
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Average household size:
Atkinson County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,275 ($26,470 in 1999)
This county:

$39,275
Georgia:

$61,980

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $309 (lower quartile is $222, upper quartile is $461)
This county:

$309
State:

$857


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $72,141 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Atkinson:

$72,141
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $35,254 - $124,031
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,018
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $344

Institutionalized population: 11
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2009: 13 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Atkinson, GA residents
Average permit cost in Atkinson, GA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $811 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $625 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Atkinson, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Atkinson, GA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Atkinson, GA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 26.7%
Atkinson County:

26.7%
Georgia:

13.3%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.9% for Black residents, 43.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 98.9% for American Indian residents, 38.4% for other race residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 36.9 years old
(Males: 34.8 years old, Females: 38.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.1 years old, Black residents: 40.3 years old, American Indian residents: 7.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.7 years old, Other race residents: 18.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Atkinson County is $398 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $458 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $583 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pearson, Willacoochee, Axson.

Atkinson 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: Covington County, Alabama , Stone County, Mississippi , Jasper County, Texas , Tift County , Tyler County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.2%
Georgia:

5.4%

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

Current college students: 100
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 67.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,071 (19.5% naturalized citizens)

Atkinson County:

12.7%
Whole state:

10.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4422010 or later
  • 1522000 to 2009
  • 2511990 to 1999
  • 2391980 to 1989
  • 251970 to 1979
  • 23Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 57.1%

Atkinson County marital status for males Atkinson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,842
  • One, attached: 37
  • Two: 56
  • 3 or 4: 56
  • 5 to 9: 31
  • 10 to 19: 26
  • 20 to 49: 29
  • 50 or more: 5
  • Mobile homes: 1,478
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Housing units in Atkinson County with a mortgage: 631 (0 second mortgage, 15 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,594

Here:

99.8% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Atkinson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,81013
Black Protestant7124
Other4641
Mainline Protestant2985
Catholic1521
None4,939-
Atkinson County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Atkinson County:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Atkinson County:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Atkinson County:

10.3%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Atkinson County:

28.5%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.5%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Atkinson County:

Average size of farms: 365 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $214,587
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $446.92
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 77.75%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $162,847
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 29.30%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.41%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $96,179
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.24%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.66
Corn for grain: 2025 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 670 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 10795 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 690 harvested acres
Vegetables: 629 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 231 acres

Earthquake activity:

Atkinson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 37% 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 179.2 miles away from Atkinson County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 194.1 miles away from the 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 260.8 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 272.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 201.5 miles away from Atkinson 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 294.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Georgia Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4501, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Georgia Hurricane Michael, Incident Period: October 9, 2018 - October 23, 2018, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4400-GA: October 14, 2018, FEMA Id: 4400, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 15, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3379: October 06, 2016, FEMA Id: 3379, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: March 26, 2009 to April 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1833: April 23, 2009, FEMA Id: 1833, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Georgia Roundabout Fire, Incident Period: May 04, 2007, Fire Management Assistance Declared: May 05, 2007, FEMA Id: 2688, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: March 01, 1991 to March 21, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-897: March 15, 1991, FEMA Id: 897, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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 Atkinson County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Atkinson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,064 (77.9%)
  • Carpooled: 352 (13.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 131 (4.9%)
  • Walked: 73 (2.8%)
  • Worked at home: 11 (0.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (74%)
  • Guatemala (20%)
  • Honduras (4%)
  • Ecuador (1%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Atkinson County


  • American (13%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

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

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

  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 11 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
9 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $34,858.

5.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.01% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($21,253 average AGI)
0.95% relocated from other states ($4,827 average AGI)
Atkinson County:

0.95%
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 Coffee County, GA  2.42% ($22,852 average AGI)


7.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,980 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.65%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.40% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($19,679 average AGI)
1.25% relocated to other states ($4,296 average AGI)
Atkinson County:

1.25%
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 Coffee County, GA  2.85% ($24,890 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 20.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 22.3

Births per 1000 population in Atkinson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Atkinson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Atkinson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 24.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Atkinson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Atkinson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Atkinson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Atkinson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Atkinson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Atkinson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,075 (781 aged, 294 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 432 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Atkinson County, Georgia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,756
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,146

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 14
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 50

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,408
  • Male householders: 1,437 (422 living alone), Female householders: 1,514 (436 living alone)
  • 1,410 spouses (1,393 opposite-sex spouses), 116 unmarried partners, (116 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,821 children (2,478 natural, 209 adopted, 147 stepchildren), 356 grandchildren, 85 brothers or sisters, 278 parents, 24 foster children, 171 other relatives, 177 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 31

Size of family households: 829 2-persons, 441 3-persons, 342 4-persons, 224 5-persons, 104 6-persons, 58 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 856 1-person, 80 2-persons, 1 3-persons, 12 4-persons.

991 married couples with children.
840 single-parent households (123 men, 717 women).

77.8% of residents of Atkinson speak English at home.
21.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (41% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 29% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $48,624,000 ($6,070 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $655,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $14,256,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,381,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,767,000
Federal grants: $17,829,000
Federal procurement contracts: $282,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,109,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $266,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $418,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,716,000

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

Births: 815
Here:

101 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 360
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +272
Here:

+34 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -296
Here -37 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Atkinson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.42 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.6

Year house built in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • 132014 or later
  • 332010 to 2013
  • 5162000 to 2009
  • 8661990 to 1999
  • 4631980 to 1989
  • 5801970 to 1979
  • 2911960 to 1969
  • 2281950 to 1959
  • 1971940 to 1949
  • 3131939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Atkinson County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • 41 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 2404 rooms
  • 5905 rooms
  • 5846 rooms
  • 4167 rooms
  • 1358 rooms
  • 1779+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • 81 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 773 rooms
  • 1434 rooms
  • 3285 rooms
  • 796 rooms
  • 737 rooms
  • 128 rooms
  • 339+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Atkinson County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • 4no bedroom
  • 461 bedroom
  • 3682 bedrooms
  • 1,4143 bedrooms
  • 2904 bedrooms
  • 595+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Atkinson County, Georgia
  • 8no bedroom
  • 951 bedroom
  • 1822 bedrooms
  • 3863 bedrooms
  • 834 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Atkinson County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Atkinson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Atkinson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 48no vehicle
  • 6061 vehicle
  • 8772 vehicles
  • 3493 vehicles
  • 1564 vehicles
  • 1615+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Atkinson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Atkinson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 169no vehicle
  • 4111 vehicle
  • 1512 vehicles
  • 293 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

94.4% of Atkinson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 93% lived in Georgia.

Atkinson County:

94.4%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 6,232
  • Other state: 1,087
  • Northeast: 134
  • Midwest: 107
  • South: 716
  • West: 125
Year householders moved into unit in Atkinson County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Atkinson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 87.8%Electricity
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Utility gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 96.6%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 6
Here:

0.6%
Georgia:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Georgia:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Georgia:

17.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Atkinson County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $4,052,000
    Other: $445,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $152,000
    Regular Highways: $110,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $3,499,000
    General - Other: $936,000
    Regular Highways: $626,000
    Central Staff Services: $621,000
    Police Protection: $585,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $578,000
    Correctional Institutions: $504,000
    Financial Administration: $295,000
    Health - Other: $273,000
    Local Fire Protection: $181,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $25,000
    General Public Buildings: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $386,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,360,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,600,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $760,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $338,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Rents: $27,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $133,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    General Public Building: $12,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,899,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $682,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
    Public Welfare: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,561,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $624,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $272,000
    Other License: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $11,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $730,000

Atkinson County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $4,052,000
    Other: $445,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $152,000
    Regular Highways: $110,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $3,499,000
    General - Other: $936,000
    Regular Highways: $626,000
    Central Staff Services: $621,000
    Police Protection: $585,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $578,000
    Correctional Institutions: $504,000
    Financial Administration: $295,000
    Health - Other: $273,000
    Local Fire Protection: $181,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $25,000
    General Public Buildings: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $386,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,360,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,600,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $760,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $338,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Rents: $27,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $133,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    General Public Building: $12,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,899,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $682,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
    Public Welfare: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,561,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $624,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $272,000
    Other License: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $11,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $730,000

Atkinson County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $4,052,000
    Other: $445,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $152,000
    Regular Highways: $110,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $3,499,000
    General - Other: $936,000
    Regular Highways: $626,000
    Central Staff Services: $621,000
    Police Protection: $585,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $578,000
    Correctional Institutions: $504,000
    Financial Administration: $295,000
    Health - Other: $273,000
    Local Fire Protection: $181,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $25,000
    General Public Buildings: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $386,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,360,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,600,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $760,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $338,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Rents: $27,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $133,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    General Public Building: $12,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,899,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $682,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
    Public Welfare: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,561,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $624,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $272,000
    Other License: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $11,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $730,000

Atkinson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $4,052,000
    Other: $445,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $152,000
    Regular Highways: $110,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $3,499,000
    General - Other: $936,000
    Regular Highways: $626,000
    Central Staff Services: $621,000
    Police Protection: $585,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $578,000
    Correctional Institutions: $504,000
    Financial Administration: $295,000
    Health - Other: $273,000
    Local Fire Protection: $181,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $25,000
    General Public Buildings: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $386,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,360,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,600,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $760,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $338,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Rents: $27,000
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000
    Sale of Property: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $133,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    General Public Building: $12,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,899,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $682,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000
    Public Welfare: $53,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,561,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $624,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $272,000
    Other License: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $11,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $730,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 385
  • Number of aged recipients: 47
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 338
  • Number of recipients under 18: 57
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 221
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 107
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 167
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 171
Most common first names in Atkinson County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4970.6 years
Mary4773.6 years
John4272.3 years
William4074.3 years
Willie4076.4 years
Henry3372.9 years
Robert2064.6 years
Annie1880.4 years
George1570.7 years
Joe1472.2 years
Most common last names in Atkinson County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis4369.6 years
Corbitt3675.4 years
Johnson3467.4 years
Smith3371.9 years
Williams3273.0 years
Vickers2975.9 years
Giddens2778.6 years
Moore2468.9 years
Lott2473.9 years
Stone2371.3 years
Businesses in Atkinson County, GA
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Subway1
Hardee's1True Value1