Higgston, Georgia

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Higgston

Higgston, Georgia

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Higgston

Higgston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 80 miles W of Savannah, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 138 miles N of Jacksonville, Florida
County Montgomery
Standard Zip Codes 30410
Phone Area Codes 912
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.216
Longitude -82.467

Higgston 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 6.3 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 24.3 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
Station METTER
Distance 26.6 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 61 F
Apr Temp 53 to 80 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Higgston

Higgston Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 316 100%
Male 140 44.3%
Female 176 55.7%
Under 18 88 27.8%
18+ 228 72.2%
65+ 29 9.2%
Median Age 33.7
Average Family Size 3.06
White 250 79.1%
African-American 61 19.3%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 2 0.6%
Mixed Race 3 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.9%

Estimated Higgston Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 333
Growth 17
Growth % 5.4%

Higgston 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 63.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.8%
Irish 8.4%
German 4.8%
Polish 2.4%
Norwegian 2%
Scotch-Irish 1.6%
Scottish 1.2%
English 1.2%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Higgston

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

McGregor (30410)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Higgston 316 $29,896
Ailey 394 $39,000
Alston 159 $48,500
Lyons 4,169 $26,044
Mount Vernon 2,082 $33,750
Santa Claus 237 $32,857
Vidalia 10,491 $40,091
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Higgston

Featured Colleges in the Higgston Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Penn Foster College

Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Interested in a career as a professional dog trainer? Animal Behavior College is the place to start.

  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant, Grooming Instruction, Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course
  • Degrees: Certificate

A private, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) institution, Antioch University serves approximately 5,000 adult students online and at five campuses in four states. All benefit from an education immersed in our core values of inclusiveness, social justice, experiential learning, and socially engaged, global citizenship.  

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Management
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Industrial Organizational Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology
  • Degrees: Master
Matching School Ads

Higgston Colleges

(List of Georgia Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Higgston

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Higgston

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Higgston Government Officials

Are you an official in the Higgston government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.