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Jeff Davis County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2019: 15,344 (30% urban, 70% rural); it was 12,684 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,994
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,976
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,735
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,719 (it was 1,093 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

34%

Land area: 333 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 46 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Jeff Davis County: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (18.8%), Manufacturing (16.9%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (12.0%), Retail trade (11.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 79%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Jeff Davis County, GA (2019)
    • 10,68470.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,54616.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,91412.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 630.4%Two or more races
    • 360.2%Asian alone
Median resident age:

37.1 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Males: 7,503  (48.9%)
Females: 7,841  (51.1%)
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Average household size:
Jeff Davis County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $38,717 ($27,310 in 1999)
This county:

$38,717
Georgia:

$61,980

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $365 (lower quartile is $293, upper quartile is $497)
This county:

$365
State:

$857


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $91,815 (it was $47,400 in 2000)
Jeff Davis:

$91,815
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $56,218 - $128,513
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $915
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $367

Institutionalized population: 111

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 20
  • Burglaries: 50
  • Thefts: 239
  • Auto thefts: 36
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $84,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $52,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $43,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $21,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $23,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $57,400
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $65,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Jeff Davis, GA residents
Average permit cost in Jeff Davis, GA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $942 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $716 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Jeff Davis, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Jeff Davis, GA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Jeff Davis, GA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.4%
Jeff Davis County:

19.4%
Georgia:

13.3%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.1% for Black residents, 21.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for other race residents, 8.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 37.1 years old
(Males: 35.7 years old, Females: 37.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.3 years old, Black residents: 33.1 years old, American Indian residents: 35.9 years old, Asian residents: 25.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.3 years old, Other race residents: 36.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jeff Davis County is $413 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $458 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $558 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hazlehurst, Satilla, Denton.

Jeff Davis 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: Amite County, Mississippi , Lowndes County, Alabama , Comanche County, Texas , Evans County , Irwin County , Randolph County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
Georgia:

5.4%

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

Current college students: 289
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 541 (43.6% naturalized citizens)

Jeff Davis County:

3.5%
Whole state:

10.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 612010 or later
  • 1922000 to 2009
  • 1541990 to 1999
  • 761980 to 1989
  • 261970 to 1979
  • 25Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 71.6%

Jeff Davis County marital status for males Jeff Davis County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,898
  • One, attached: 14
  • Two: 224
  • 3 or 4: 100
  • 5 to 9: 235
  • 10 to 19: 90
  • 20 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 2,053
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Housing units in Jeff Davis County with a mortgage: 1,547 (23 second mortgage, 28 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,053

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jeff Davis County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,67932
Black Protestant7074
Catholic4631
Mainline Protestant3982
Other3381
None6,483-
Jeff Davis 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: 4
Jeff Davis County:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Jeff Davis County:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

6.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jeff Davis County:

12.1%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Jeff Davis County:

29.7%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Jeff Davis County:

Average size of farms: 221 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $41,564
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $284.99
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 38.35%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,948
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 40.63%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $49,436
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.70
Corn for grain: 948 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 624 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 18481 harvested acres
Vegetables: 116 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 152 acres

Earthquake activity:

Jeff Davis County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 31% 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 141.4 miles away from Jeff Davis County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 162.4 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 253.5 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 168.7 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 278.7 miles away from Jeff Davis County center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 140.8 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 and Flooding, Incident Period: December 22, 2015 to January 13, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4259: February 26, 2016, FEMA Id: 4259, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 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 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 Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3097: March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: 3097, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • 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 Jeff Davis County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Jeff Davis

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,023 (86.0%)
  • Carpooled: 454 (9.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 109 (2.3%)
  • Walked: 40 (0.9%)
  • Worked at home: 7 (0.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)

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


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (70%)
  • Guatemala (10%)
  • El Salvador (6%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Honduras (2%)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (2%)
  • Korea (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jeff Davis County


  • American (21%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (4%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
79 people in nursing homes
17 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
67 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
44 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,527.

5.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.04% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($24,587 average AGI)
1.24% relocated from other states ($8,413 average AGI)
Jeff Davis County:

1.24%
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 Appling County, GA  0.97% ($37,209 average AGI)
from Coffee County, GA  0.67% ($34,333)
from Telfair County, GA  0.45% ($26,100)


5.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.13% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($22,656 average AGI)
1.28% relocated to other states ($7,054 average AGI)
Jeff Davis County:

1.28%
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 Appling County, GA  0.74% ($26,061 average AGI)
to Coffee County, GA  0.47% ($31,095)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.3

Births per 1000 population in Jeff Davis County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Jeff Davis County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Jeff Davis County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 19.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Jeff Davis County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,283 (1,617 aged, 666 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 459 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (260)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (239)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (152)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (97)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (94)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.8
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,739
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 195
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 58,268

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,590
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,017

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 84

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,344
  • Male householders: 2,756 (585 living alone), Female householders: 2,654 (761 living alone)
  • 2,614 spouses (2,604 opposite-sex spouses), 264 unmarried partners, (264 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,470 children (3,947 natural, 172 adopted, 357 stepchildren), 1,326 grandchildren, 33 brothers or sisters, 404 parents, 7 foster children, 315 other relatives, 423 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 131

Size of family households: 1,563 2-persons, 902 3-persons, 785 4-persons, 350 5-persons, 79 6-persons, 151 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,348 1-person, 222 2-persons.

1,901 married couples with children.
950 single-parent households (114 men, 836 women).

92.1% of residents of Jeff Davis speak English at home.
7.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $72,217,000 ($5,633 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,398,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $32,249,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,601,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,606,000
Federal grants: $17,484,000
Federal procurement contracts: $464,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,813,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $844,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,485,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,368,000

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

Births: 1,142
Here:

87 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 810
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +173
Here:

+13 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -89
Here -7 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Jeff Davis County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.83 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.6

Year house built in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • 512014 or later
  • 1552010 to 2013
  • 9202000 to 2009
  • 1,5001990 to 1999
  • 1,0231980 to 1989
  • 8071970 to 1979
  • 9291960 to 1969
  • 5251950 to 1959
  • 3371940 to 1949
  • 2681939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • 531 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 613 rooms
  • 3184 rooms
  • 9755 rooms
  • 7736 rooms
  • 5797 rooms
  • 3978 rooms
  • 4069+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • 411 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1693 rooms
  • 5214 rooms
  • 5615 rooms
  • 2976 rooms
  • 1557 rooms
  • 188 rooms
  • 549+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • 53no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 4492 bedrooms
  • 2,3983 bedrooms
  • 6134 bedrooms
  • 295+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jeff Davis County, Georgia
  • 41no bedroom
  • 1781 bedroom
  • 7642 bedrooms
  • 7043 bedrooms
  • 1364 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Jeff Davis County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Jeff Davis County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jeff Davis County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 107no vehicle
  • 9231 vehicle
  • 1,5682 vehicles
  • 7133 vehicles
  • 1784 vehicles
  • 785+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Jeff Davis County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jeff Davis County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 430no vehicle
  • 1,1161 vehicle
  • 2262 vehicles
  • 383 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

92.1% of Jeff Davis County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Georgia.

Jeff Davis County:

92.1%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 11,285
  • Other state: 3,406
  • Northeast: 580
  • Midwest: 298
  • South: 2,194
  • West: 326
Year householders moved into unit in Jeff Davis County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jeff Davis County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 95.7%Electricity
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 92.5%Electricity
  • 4.6%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 126
Here:

6.3%
Georgia:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 17
Here:

1.4%
Georgia:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 27
Here:

6.5%
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

Jeff Davis County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $997,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $395,000
    Health - Other: $134,000
    Police Protection: $54,000
    General Public Buildings: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,099,000
    Financial Administration: $1,719,000
    Police Protection: $1,282,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,155,000
    Health - Other: $900,000
    General - Other: $696,000
    Correctional Institutions: $637,000
    Parks and Recreation: $405,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
    Local Fire Protection: $339,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $50,000
    Libraries: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $924,000
    Other - Hospitals: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,439,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,356,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $399,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $315,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $578,000
    Rents: $333,000
    Sale of Property: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $991,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,930,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $315,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $72,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $820,000
    Housing and Community Development: $89,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,154,000
    Property: $4,647,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $592,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $33,000
    Other: $28,000
    Other License: $26,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000

Jeff Davis County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $997,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $395,000
    Health - Other: $134,000
    Police Protection: $54,000
    General Public Buildings: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,099,000
    Financial Administration: $1,719,000
    Police Protection: $1,282,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,155,000
    Health - Other: $900,000
    General - Other: $696,000
    Correctional Institutions: $637,000
    Parks and Recreation: $405,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
    Local Fire Protection: $339,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $50,000
    Libraries: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $924,000
    Other - Hospitals: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,439,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,356,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $399,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $315,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $578,000
    Rents: $333,000
    Sale of Property: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $991,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,930,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $315,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $72,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $820,000
    Housing and Community Development: $89,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,154,000
    Property: $4,647,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $592,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $33,000
    Other: $28,000
    Other License: $26,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000

Jeff Davis County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $997,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $395,000
    Health - Other: $134,000
    Police Protection: $54,000
    General Public Buildings: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,099,000
    Financial Administration: $1,719,000
    Police Protection: $1,282,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,155,000
    Health - Other: $900,000
    General - Other: $696,000
    Correctional Institutions: $637,000
    Parks and Recreation: $405,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
    Local Fire Protection: $339,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $50,000
    Libraries: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $924,000
    Other - Hospitals: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,439,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,356,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $399,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $315,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $578,000
    Rents: $333,000
    Sale of Property: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $991,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,930,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $315,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $72,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $820,000
    Housing and Community Development: $89,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,154,000
    Property: $4,647,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $592,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $33,000
    Other: $28,000
    Other License: $26,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000

Jeff Davis County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $997,000
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $395,000
    Health - Other: $134,000
    Police Protection: $54,000
    General Public Buildings: $23,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,099,000
    Financial Administration: $1,719,000
    Police Protection: $1,282,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,155,000
    Health - Other: $900,000
    General - Other: $696,000
    Correctional Institutions: $637,000
    Parks and Recreation: $405,000
    Solid Waste Management: $399,000
    Local Fire Protection: $339,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $50,000
    Libraries: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $924,000
    Other - Hospitals: $219,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,439,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,356,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $399,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $315,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $578,000
    Rents: $333,000
    Sale of Property: $271,000
    General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $991,000
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,930,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $315,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $72,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $820,000
    Housing and Community Development: $89,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,154,000
    Property: $4,647,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $592,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $33,000
    Other: $28,000
    Other License: $26,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 460
  • Number of aged recipients: 44
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 416
  • Number of recipients under 18: 75
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 272
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 113
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 212
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 192
Most common first names in Jeff Davis County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11969.5 years
John11068.7 years
Mary7676.1 years
William7074.7 years
Willie5372.0 years
George5072.5 years
Robert4770.1 years
Thomas4571.7 years
Henry3574.6 years
Annie3080.8 years
Most common last names in Jeff Davis County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Carter7771.8 years
Smith7772.4 years
Williams6770.9 years
Johnson5470.0 years
Taylor4667.9 years
Hand4071.4 years
Hall3973.9 years
Yawn3472.3 years
Hughes3169.5 years
Powell3170.6 years
Businesses in Jeff Davis County, GA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Best Western1Nike1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Subway1
Chevrolet1True Value2
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
H&R Block1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1