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Long County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2019: 19,075 (19% urban, 81% rural); it was 10,304 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,281
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 973
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,366
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,769 (it was 1,208 in 2000)
% of renters here:

34%
State:

34%

Land area: 401 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 48 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Long County: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (19.1%), Retail trade (17.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 65%
  • Government: 29%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Long County, GA (2019)
    • 10,85357.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,78825.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,21411.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 8774.6%Two or more races
    • 1931.0%Asian alone
    • 920.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 310.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

33.3 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Males: 9,658  (50.6%)
Females: 9,417  (49.4%)
Average household size:
Long County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,656 ($30,640 in 1999)
This county:

$57,656
Georgia:

$61,980

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $600 (lower quartile is $423, upper quartile is $1,001)
This county:

$600
State:

$857


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $140,484 (it was $53,700 in 2000)
Long:

$140,484
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,931 - $196,634

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $193,532
Here:

$193,532
State:

$274,276

Mobile homes: $72,789
Here:

$72,789
State:

$74,102

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,263
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $345

Institutionalized population: 328

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 27
  • Burglaries: 81
  • Thefts: 80
  • Auto thefts: 9
Long County, GA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2015: 260 buildings, average cost: $11,500
  • 2016: 141 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2017: 121 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2018: 152 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2019: 205 buildings, average cost: $250,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Long, GA residents
Average permit cost in Long, 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: $2,072 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $943 (1.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Long, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Long, GA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Long, GA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.6%
Long County:

16.6%
Georgia:

13.3%
(17.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.7% for Black residents, 22.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.9% for American Indian residents, 20.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 36.2% for other race residents, 23.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 33.3 years old
(Males: 32.2 years old, Females: 34.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 35.1 years old, Black residents: 34.6 years old, American Indian residents: 51.8 years old, Asian residents: 30.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.0 years old, Other race residents: 20.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Long County is $420 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $467 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $640 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ludowici.

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Neighboring counties: De Soto Parish, Louisiana , Coffee County , Coke County, Texas , Lee County , Panola County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.6%
Georgia:

5.4%

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

Current college students: 286
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,058 (22.3% naturalized citizens)

Long County:

5.6%
Whole state:

10.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1722010 or later
  • 3492000 to 2009
  • 3671990 to 1999
  • 761980 to 1989
  • 791970 to 1979
  • 40Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 13.8%

Long County marital status for males Long County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,729
  • One, attached: 13
  • Two: 33
  • 3 or 4: 6
  • 5 to 9: 130
  • 10 to 19: 36
  • 50 or more: 29
  • Mobile homes: 2,954
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 57

Housing units in Long County with a mortgage: 2,612 (8 second mortgage, 84 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,476

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Long County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,92110
Black Protestant1321
Mainline Protestant1031
Other1-
None11,307-
Long 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: 1
Long County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Long County:

3.54 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Long County:

10.0%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Long County:

30.4%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.4%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Long County:

Average size of farms: 311 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $104,605
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $432.22
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.82%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $67,981
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.93%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 15.99%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $34,897
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.42%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.13
Corn for grain: 442 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 670 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 854 harvested acres
Vegetables: 483 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Long County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 45% 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 151.8 miles away from Long County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 122.9 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 131.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 115.9 miles away from the county center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 143.3 miles away from Long County center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 328.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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 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 Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 15, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4284: October 08, 2016, FEMA Id: 4284, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Georgia Elan Church Road Fire, Incident Period: March 24, 2011 to December 31, 1969, Fire Management Assistance Declared: March 25, 2011, FEMA Id: 2875, 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 Drought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3044: July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3044, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Georgia FLOODING, Incident Period: March 14, 1966, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-214: March 14, 1966, FEMA Id: 214, Natural disaster type: Flood

The number of natural disasters in Long County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Long

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,539 (70.9%)
  • Carpooled: 270 (12.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 126 (5.8%)
  • Walked: 8 (0.4%)
  • Worked at home: 256 (11.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

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


  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (61%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • Honduras (4%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • Other Southern Europe (2%)
  • Barbados (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Long County


  • American (7%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
227 people in state prisons
101 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,436.

19.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,958 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

19.83%
Georgia average:

9.49%


0.52% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,233 average AGI)
Long County:

0.52%
Georgia average:

0.08%

11.25% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($18,188 average AGI)
8.06% relocated from other states ($14,537 average AGI)
Long County:

8.06%
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 Liberty County, GA  7.19% ($31,934 average AGI)
from Chatham County, GA  0.90% ($33,375)
from Tattnall County, GA  0.58% ($36,154)
from Wayne County, GA  0.49% ($26,591)


17.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,035 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

17.25%
Georgia average:

9.04%


0.46% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,185 average AGI)
Long County:

0.46%
Georgia average:

0.08%

9.46% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($15,585 average AGI)
7.32% relocated to other states ($16,263 average AGI)
Long County:

7.32%
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 Liberty County, GA  5.19% ($27,978 average AGI)
to Tattnall County, GA  0.79% ($32,529)
to Wayne County, GA  0.60% ($23,077)
to Chatham County, GA  0.56% ($26,667)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 19.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.1

Births per 1000 population in Long County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 5.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Long County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Long County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 17.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Long County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Long County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Long County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Long County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Long County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Long County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 951 (715 aged, 236 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 628 (18%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (47)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (11)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,796
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 460

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 27

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,075
  • Male householders: 3,652 (925 living alone), Female householders: 2,188 (461 living alone)
  • 2,834 spouses (2,748 opposite-sex spouses), 393 unmarried partners, (384 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,751 children (6,206 natural, 20 adopted, 511 stepchildren), 214 grandchildren, 301 brothers or sisters, 637 parents, 155 foster children, 606 other relatives, 1,189 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 148

Size of family households: 1,583 2-persons, 848 3-persons, 1,078 4-persons, 413 5-persons, 191 6-persons, 73 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,369 1-person, 177 2-persons, 51 3-persons, 13 4-persons, 18 6-persons.

3,154 married couples with children.
1,699 single-parent households (176 men, 1,523 women).

86.9% of residents of Long speak English at home.
9.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (17% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 41% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $32,605,000 ($2,984 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,647,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $16,421,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $6,163,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $168,000
Federal grants: $8,179,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,091,000 ($942,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $584,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,758,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,114,000

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

Births: 836
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 335
Here:

30 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +235
Here:

+21 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +64
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Long County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.27 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.6

Year house built in Long County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Long County, Georgia
  • 9622014 or later
  • 6872010 to 2013
  • 1,6482000 to 2009
  • 1,5231990 to 1999
  • 8731980 to 1989
  • 5651970 to 1979
  • 1781960 to 1969
  • 4091950 to 1959
  • 2031940 to 1949
  • 1831939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Long County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Long County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Long County, Georgia
  • 01 room
  • 232 rooms
  • 373 rooms
  • 4154 rooms
  • 7955 rooms
  • 1,2106 rooms
  • 6387 rooms
  • 4728 rooms
  • 4919+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Long County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Long County, Georgia
  • 01 room
  • 662 rooms
  • 1703 rooms
  • 4194 rooms
  • 5395 rooms
  • 2786 rooms
  • 1267 rooms
  • 1508 rooms
  • 39+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Long County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Long County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Long County, Georgia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 591 bedroom
  • 4342 bedrooms
  • 1,9673 bedrooms
  • 1,3374 bedrooms
  • 2935+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Long County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Long County, Georgia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1901 bedroom
  • 4962 bedrooms
  • 7463 bedrooms
  • 3144 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Long County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Long County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Long County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 110no vehicle
  • 9301 vehicle
  • 1,6072 vehicles
  • 1,0963 vehicles
  • 1854 vehicles
  • 1685+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Long County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Long County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 101no vehicle
  • 8441 vehicle
  • 5832 vehicles
  • 2073 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 245+ vehicles

78.1% of Long County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Georgia.

Long County:

78.1%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 9,004
  • Other state: 8,074
  • Northeast: 942
  • Midwest: 1,279
  • South: 4,265
  • West: 1,550
Year householders moved into unit in Long County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Long County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 91.7%Electricity
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 92.4%Electricity
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Here:

1.1%
Georgia:

9.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 54
Here:

5.9%
Georgia:

9.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 134
Here:

18.5%
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

Long County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $889,000
    Solid Waste Management: $691,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,004,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,048,000
    General - Other: $926,000
    Solid Waste Management: $885,000
    Regular Highways: $747,000
    Central Staff Services: $657,000
    Financial Administration: $623,000
    Correctional Institutions: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $346,000
    Health - Other: $327,000
    Local Fire Protection: $295,000
    Parks and Recreation: $257,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $248,000
    Libraries: $80,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $39,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $231,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $83,000
    Other - General - Other: $66,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $33,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $27,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $205,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $176,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $124,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $150,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,355,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $13,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $940,000
    Public Welfare: $122,000
    General Local Government Support: $43,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,375,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $762,000
    Other License: $162,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $21,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000

Long County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $889,000
    Solid Waste Management: $691,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,004,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,048,000
    General - Other: $926,000
    Solid Waste Management: $885,000
    Regular Highways: $747,000
    Central Staff Services: $657,000
    Financial Administration: $623,000
    Correctional Institutions: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $346,000
    Health - Other: $327,000
    Local Fire Protection: $295,000
    Parks and Recreation: $257,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $248,000
    Libraries: $80,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $39,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $231,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $83,000
    Other - General - Other: $66,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $33,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $27,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $205,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $176,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $124,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $150,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,355,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $13,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $940,000
    Public Welfare: $122,000
    General Local Government Support: $43,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,375,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $762,000
    Other License: $162,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $21,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000

Long County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $889,000
    Solid Waste Management: $691,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,004,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,048,000
    General - Other: $926,000
    Solid Waste Management: $885,000
    Regular Highways: $747,000
    Central Staff Services: $657,000
    Financial Administration: $623,000
    Correctional Institutions: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $346,000
    Health - Other: $327,000
    Local Fire Protection: $295,000
    Parks and Recreation: $257,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $248,000
    Libraries: $80,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $39,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $231,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $83,000
    Other - General - Other: $66,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $33,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $27,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $205,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $176,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $124,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $150,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,355,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $13,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $940,000
    Public Welfare: $122,000
    General Local Government Support: $43,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,375,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $762,000
    Other License: $162,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $21,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000

Long County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $889,000
    Solid Waste Management: $691,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,004,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,048,000
    General - Other: $926,000
    Solid Waste Management: $885,000
    Regular Highways: $747,000
    Central Staff Services: $657,000
    Financial Administration: $623,000
    Correctional Institutions: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $346,000
    Health - Other: $327,000
    Local Fire Protection: $295,000
    Parks and Recreation: $257,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $248,000
    Libraries: $80,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $39,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $231,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $83,000
    Other - General - Other: $66,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $33,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $29,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $27,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $205,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $176,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $124,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $150,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $28,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,355,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $13,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $940,000
    Public Welfare: $122,000
    General Local Government Support: $43,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,375,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $830,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $762,000
    Other License: $162,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $25,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $21,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 265
  • Number of aged recipients: 32
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 233
  • Number of recipients under 18: 43
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 158
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 64
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 105
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 108
Most common first names in Long County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4071.8 years
John3571.2 years
William2973.3 years
Mary2676.7 years
Robert2073.2 years
Willie1976.4 years
Thomas1871.3 years
George1473.0 years
Charles1369.9 years
Annie1279.8 years
Most common last names in Long County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3272.7 years
Davis2679.2 years
Gordon2467.3 years
Moody2273.1 years
Smiley1981.2 years
Williams1974.2 years
Jackson1675.0 years
Howard1475.0 years
Long1470.4 years
Parker1379.6 years

Businesses in Long County, GA

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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