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People

Total Population 2,231
Male Share of the Population 55.7%
Female Share of the Population 44.3%
Senior Citizens 14.4%
Employed Population 16+ 805
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 32.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $27,236
% Above Poverty Level 72.8%
% Below Poverty Level 27.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 41.5%
Median Gross Rent $388
Median House Value $82,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 58.6%
US/American 0%
English 2.3%
Irish 1.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Buena Vista Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles E of Columbus, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 99 miles S of Atlanta, Georgia
County Marion
Standard Zip Codes 31803
Phone Area Codes 229
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.318
Longitude -84.517

Buena Vista Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PLAINS SW GA EXP STN
Distance 20.6 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 57 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 78 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Station AMERICUS 3 SW
Distance 23.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 49 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station LUMPKIN 2 SE
Distance 25.2 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 49.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Buena Vista, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Tazewell (31803)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ellaville 2,022 $36,111
Ideal 468 $22,708
Richland 1,692 $18,906

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Buena Vista High Schools

TRI-COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
P.O. BOX 177 HIGHWAY 30
229-649-7520
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 513 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.4

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