Alston, Georgia

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Alston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 80 miles W of Savannah, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 130 miles N of Jacksonville, Florida
County Montgomery
P.O. Box Zip Codes 30412
Phone Area Codes 912
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.08
Longitude -82.477

Alston Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station AILEY
Distance 8.8 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 16.6 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 28 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 62 F
Apr Temp 51 to 80 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
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Alston Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 159 100%
Male 77 48.4%
Female 82 51.6%
Under 18 40 25.2%
18+ 119 74.8%
65+ 24 15.1%
Median Age 37.8
Average Family Size 3.04
White 138 86.8%
African-American 21 13.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Alston Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 168
Growth 9
Growth % 5.7%

Alston 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
US/American 37%
English 31%
Scotch-Irish 11%
Irish 10%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9%
Welsh 2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Alston 159 $48,500
Ailey 394 $39,000
Higgston 316 $29,896
Lyons 4,169 $26,044
Mount Vernon 2,082 $33,750
Uvalda 530 $36,806
Vidalia 10,491 $40,091
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