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Webster County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2019: 2,663 (all rural); it was 2,390 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 385
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 499
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 742
Renter-occupied apartments: 235 (it was 169 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

34%

Land area: 210 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 13 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Webster County: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.8%), Manufacturing (17.3%), Public administration (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 27%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 3%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Webster County, GA (2019)
    • 1,35751.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,00237.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2399.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 511.9%Two or more races
    • 90.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

45.7 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Males: 1,298  (48.8%)
Females: 1,365  (51.2%)
Average household size:
Webster County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,381 ($27,992 in 1999)
This county:

$39,381
Georgia:

$61,980

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $277 (lower quartile is $225, upper quartile is $426)
This county:

$277
State:

$857


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $75,592 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Webster:

$75,592
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $27,641 - $127,504

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $195,204
Here:

$195,204
State:

$274,276

Mobile homes: $38,139
Here:

$38,139
State:

$74,102

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,070
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $366

Institutionalized population: 0
Webster County, GA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $208,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Webster, GA residents
Average permit cost in Webster, 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: $995 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $617 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Webster, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Webster, GA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Webster, GA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.7%
Webster County:

19.7%
Georgia:

13.3%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.8% for Black residents, 72.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.1% for other race residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 45.7 years old
(Males: 44.1 years old, Females: 46.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.5 years old, Black residents: 47.1 years old, Asian residents: 21.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 16.2 years old, Other race residents: 16.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Webster County is $393 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $458 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $578 a month.

Cities in this county include: Preston, Weston.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Webster County: McMurrons Landing (A), County Line (B), Fitzgeralds Landing (C), Thompson Landing (D), Banks Landing (E), Rankin Landing (F), Marvins Store (G), Lawsons Landing (H), Barges (I), Lower Bradleys Landing (J), Stewart County Prison Farm (K), Louvale Community Fire Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Webster County include: Allen Chapel (A), County Line Baptist Church (B), Brooklyn Methodist Church (C), Humbers Mission (D), Mill Bethel Church (E), Mount Airy Church (F), Mount Gilead Church (G), Mount McKeithan Church (H), Mount Moriah Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Armour Cemetery (1), Bluff Springs Cemetery (2), Mathis Cemetery (3), County Line Cemetery (4), Florence Cemetery (5), Providence Cemetery (6), Sardis Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Singer Pond (A), Carters Pond (B), Parish Lake South (C), Parish Lake (D), Van Cleve Lake (E), Williams Lake (F), Davis Pond (G), Elders Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wolf Creek (A), Wimberly Mill Branch (B), Watts Gin Branch (C), Wards Mill Branch (D), Summerford Branch (E), Chamblers Branch (F), Ichabuckler Creek (G), Day Creek (H), Hightower Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Webster County include: Hannahatchee Wildlife Management Area (1), Providence Canyon State Park (2), Louvale Church Row Historic District (3), Jackson Trail Monument (4), Rood Creek Landing Recreation Area (5), Florence Marina State Park (6), Sheppard Plantation Battle Monument (7), Florence Landing Recreation Area (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Butler County, Alabama , Chatham County , Madison Parish, Louisiana , Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana , Marengo County, Alabama , Treutlen County , Reeves County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
Georgia:

5.4%

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

Current college students: 47
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 109 (85.7% naturalized citizens)

Webster County:

4.1%
Whole state:

10.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 102010 or later
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 221990 to 1999
  • 41980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 9Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 35.3%

Webster County marital status for males Webster County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 778
  • Two: 16
  • 5 to 9: 29
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • 20 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 672

Housing units in Webster County with a mortgage: 334 (0 second mortgage, 25 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 672

Here:

33.2% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Webster County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7743
Black Protestant1871
Mainline Protestant611
Other4-
None1,773-
Webster 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
Webster County:

4.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.




Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

4.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Webster County:

13.3%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Webster County:

31.7%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.3%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Webster County:

Average size of farms: 676 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $89,272
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $309.74
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 20.24%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $94,117
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 34.01%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $118,547
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.73%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.43
Corn for grain: 2110 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3589 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 4628 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 647 harvested acres
Vegetables: 650 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,160 acres

Tornado activity:

Webster County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 3470537.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 8 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/17/2008, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 8 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Webster County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 172.2 miles away from Webster County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 174.2 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 180.2 miles away from the 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 182.9 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 180.2 miles away from Webster County center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 222.9 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 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 and Tornadoes, Incident Period: March 01, 2007 to March 02, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1686: March 03, 2007, FEMA Id: 1686, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 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 Tornadoes, Flooding, Heavy Rain, Tropical Storm Alberto, Incident Period: July 03, 1994 to July 25, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1033: July 07, 1994, FEMA Id: 1033, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Tornado, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Georgia Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: February 10, 1990 to February 24, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-857: February 23, 1990, FEMA Id: 857, 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

The number of natural disasters in Webster County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Webster

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 540 (88.7%)
  • Carpooled: 42 (6.9%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 9 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 12 (2.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

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


  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (72%)
  • Germany (13%)
  • Guatemala (10%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)
  • England (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Webster County


  • American (25%)
  • English (2%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Welsh (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (0%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $36,512.

5.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,975 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
Georgia average:

9.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.23% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($30,975 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


5.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,682 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
Georgia average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.72% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($26,682 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Births per 1000 population in Webster County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 5.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Webster County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 21.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 16.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Webster County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Webster County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 366 (284 aged, 82 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 74 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,442
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,354

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,663
  • Male householders: 592 (171 living alone), Female householders: 576 (213 living alone)
  • 511 spouses (511 opposite-sex spouses), 37 unmarried partners, (37 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 718 children (688 natural, 7 adopted, 21 stepchildren), 90 grandchildren, 10 brothers or sisters, 84 parents, 0 foster children, 26 other relatives, 14 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 4

Size of family households: 386 2-persons, 144 3-persons, 107 4-persons, 80 5-persons, 14 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 384 1-person, 52 2-persons, 1 3-persons.

348 married couples with children.
189 single-parent households (33 men, 156 women).

90.2% of residents of Webster speak English at home.
8.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $15,668,000 ($6,736 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $290,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $4,765,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $2,987,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,588,000
Federal grants: $4,600,000
Federal procurement contracts: $116,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $613,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,421,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,576,000

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

Births: 137
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 127
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +26
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -123
Here -54 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Webster County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.10 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:

4.2
State:

4.6

Year house built in Webster County, Georgia
  • Year house built in Webster County, Georgia
  • 72014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 1582000 to 2009
  • 3751990 to 1999
  • 2931980 to 1989
  • 3041970 to 1979
  • 1161960 to 1969
  • 551950 to 1959
  • 721940 to 1949
  • 1001939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Webster County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Georgia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Georgia
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 43 rooms
  • 1024 rooms
  • 3015 rooms
  • 2296 rooms
  • 1617 rooms
  • 1128 rooms
  • 839+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Georgia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Georgia
  • 01 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 113 rooms
  • 944 rooms
  • 105 rooms
  • 566 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Webster County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Georgia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 151 bedroom
  • 1992 bedrooms
  • 5713 bedrooms
  • 1894 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Georgia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Georgia
  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 972 bedrooms
  • 423 bedrooms
  • 174 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 56no vehicle
  • 3091 vehicle
  • 2812 vehicles
  • 2763 vehicles
  • 464 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 19no vehicle
  • 1091 vehicle
  • 462 vehicles
  • 83 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

91.7% of Webster County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Georgia.

Webster County:

91.7%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 2,203
  • Other state: 315
  • Northeast: 1
  • Midwest: 44
  • South: 224
  • West: 44
Year householders moved into unit in Webster County, GA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Webster County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 67.7%Electricity
  • 23.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 3.7%Utility gas
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 50.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 46.4%Electricity
  • 3.3%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 45
Here:

10.6%
Georgia:

9.6%

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

8.1%
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

Webster County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Charges - Other: $123,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $400,000
    Health Services - Other: $252,000
    Police Protection: $249,000
    Financial Administration: $164,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $141,000
    Central Staff Services: $130,000
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
    General Public Buildings: $30,000
    Welfare - Other: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
    Libraries: $6,000
    Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health: $21,000
    Other - General: $20,000
    Other - Welfare: $5,000
    Other - Libraries: $4,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $244,000
    Rents: $34,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $44,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
    Central Staff: $2,000
    General Public Building: $2,000
    Judicial: $1,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Deposits: $648,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $192,000
    Health and Hospitals: $71,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Tax - Property: $716,000
    Total General Sales: $170,000
    Other Selective Sales: $60,000
    Other: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $622,000

Webster County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Other: $123,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $400,000
    Health Services - Other: $252,000
    Police Protection: $249,000
    Financial Administration: $164,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $141,000
    Central Staff Services: $130,000
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
    General Public Buildings: $30,000
    Welfare - Other: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
    Libraries: $6,000
    Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health: $21,000
    Other - General: $20,000
    Other - Welfare: $5,000
    Other - Libraries: $4,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $244,000
    Rents: $34,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $44,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
    Central Staff: $2,000
    General Public Building: $2,000
    Judicial: $1,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Deposits: $648,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $192,000
    Health and Hospitals: $71,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Tax - Property: $716,000
    Total General Sales: $170,000
    Other Selective Sales: $60,000
    Other: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $622,000

Webster County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Charges - Other: $123,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $400,000
    Health Services - Other: $252,000
    Police Protection: $249,000
    Financial Administration: $164,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $141,000
    Central Staff Services: $130,000
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
    General Public Buildings: $30,000
    Welfare - Other: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
    Libraries: $6,000
    Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health: $21,000
    Other - General: $20,000
    Other - Welfare: $5,000
    Other - Libraries: $4,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $244,000
    Rents: $34,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $44,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
    Central Staff: $2,000
    General Public Building: $2,000
    Judicial: $1,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Deposits: $648,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $192,000
    Health and Hospitals: $71,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Tax - Property: $716,000
    Total General Sales: $170,000
    Other Selective Sales: $60,000
    Other: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $622,000

Webster County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Charges - Other: $123,000
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $400,000
    Health Services - Other: $252,000
    Police Protection: $249,000
    Financial Administration: $164,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $141,000
    Central Staff Services: $130,000
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
    General Public Buildings: $30,000
    Welfare - Other: $29,000
    General - Other: $29,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $21,000
    Libraries: $6,000
    Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $17,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health: $21,000
    Other - General: $20,000
    Other - Welfare: $5,000
    Other - Libraries: $4,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $244,000
    Rents: $34,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $44,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Regular Highways: $5,000
    Central Staff: $2,000
    General Public Building: $2,000
    Judicial: $1,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Deposits: $648,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $192,000
    Health and Hospitals: $71,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Tax - Property: $716,000
    Total General Sales: $170,000
    Other Selective Sales: $60,000
    Other: $9,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $622,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 82
  • Number of aged recipients: 25
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 57
  • Number of recipients under 18: 0
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 43
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 0
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 44
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 28
Most common first names in Webster County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Willie2072.9 years
William1776.8 years
Mary1679.3 years
John1571.2 years
James1371.7 years
Charlie875.5 years
Mattie880.9 years
Henry773.7 years
Arthur773.8 years
George772.6 years
Most common last names in Webster County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hawkins2067.8 years
Smith1577.6 years
Walker1468.5 years
Stevens1169.0 years
Johnson1071.7 years
Rees1083.9 years
Wilson976.9 years
Kisor878.4 years
Williams872.9 years
Drew875.7 years

Webster County on our top lists:

  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"