Alamo, Georgia

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Alamo, Georgia

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High Points

Alamo strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Georgia):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Alamo Affordability of Rents
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Alamo Well-Paid Single Men
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 6% Alamo Affordability of Property Taxes
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Alamo Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Alamo, Georgia

Comparing Alamo to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Georgia (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Racial Diversity 9 4
Age of the Population 3 6
Senior Citizens 1 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 7 6
Portion of People Married 2 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 2 3
People in Middle Class or Better 2 3
People Above Poverty 2 4
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 6 7
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Working at Home 3 5
Public Transportation Use 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 9
Housing Recently Built 8 5
People Living Alone 8 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7

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Alamo Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 69 miles SE of Macon, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 142 miles NW of Jacksonville, Florida
County Wheeler
Standard Zip Codes 30411
Phone Area Codes 229
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.146
Longitude -82.778

Alamo Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station AILEY
Distance 12.6 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 61 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 45.6 inches
Distance 16.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 60 F
Apr Temp 50 to 79 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 80 F
Annual Precip 44.4 inches
Distance 38 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 58 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
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Alamo Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,943 100%
Male 1,400 72.1%
Female 543 27.9%
Under 18 277 14.3%
18+ 1,666 85.7%
65+ 143 7.4%
Median Age 34.6
Average Family Size 3.14
White 901 46.4%
African-American 1,022 52.6%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 11 0.6%
Mixed Race 9 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 18 0.9%

Estimated Alamo Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,451
Growth 508
Growth % 26.1%

Alamo Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 63.5%
US/American 13.4%
Irish 9.4%
English 2.7%
Italian 2.5%
German 2%
Scotch-Irish 1.7%
Scottish 1.3%
Northern European 1.3%
French (except Basque) 0.8%
European 0.5%
African 0.5%
French Canadian 0.2%
British 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Alamo 1,943 $30,125
Ailey 394 $39,000
Glenwood 884 $23,125
Helena 2,307 $25,543
McRae 2,682 $37,250
Mount Vernon 2,082 $33,750
Scotland 300 $28,333
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Alamo High Schools (2004)

A Title I School.
Serves 600 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.6

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