Sparks strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Georgia):
Walking and Biking to Work
Short Commute Times
Public Transportation Use
Comparing Sparks to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Georgia (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
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|Public Transportation Use|
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|Working at Home|
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|Nearest Medium City||51 miles SE of Albany, Georgia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||120 miles NW of Jacksonville, Florida|
|Standard Zip Codes||31647|
|Phone Area Codes||229|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||NASHVILLE 4 N|
|Jan Temp||36 to 62 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 78 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||44.8 inches|
|Station||MOULTRIE 2 ESE|
|Jan Temp||40 to 60 F|
|Apr Temp||54 to 78 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||56 to 78 F|
|Annual Precip||50.9 inches|
|Station||THOMASVILLE 3 NE|
|Jan Temp||40 to 63 F|
|Apr Temp||53 to 79 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||56 to 81 F|
|Annual Precip||54 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.25|
|American Indian & Alaskan||7||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||60||3.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,781|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||54.1%|
|French (except Basque)||0.4%|
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Milan, New Mexico||86||23.2%||10.3%||5.5%||22||$26,776||8.6%||49%||1,891||28.2%||58.2||1.2%||10.6|
|2. Greensboro, Georgia||83.5||27.4%||14.4%||12.7%||21||$27,049||9%||66.6%||3,238||31.2%||63.3||0.8%||6.8|
|3. East Spencer, North Carolina||83.2||30.5%||11.7%||7.3%||18||$22,222||8.8%||88.2%||1,755||35.8%||59.8||0.5%||14.3|
|4. Timmonsville, South Carolina||82.3||28.4%||13.7%||8.8%||22||$29,213||7.1%||78.1%||2,315||26.6%||60.9||1%||12.1|
|5. Montezuma, Georgia||82.1||28.6%||14.8%||12.6%||21||$27,469||7.8%||72%||3,999||25.6%||44||0.4%||11.3|
|6. Calhoun Falls, South Carolina||81.7||31%||13.9%||3.8%||24||$30,573||7.3%||54.8%||2,303||23.5%||43||0.9%||16.1|
|7. Baxley, Georgia||81.3||28.9%||14.5%||8.1%||20||$30,648||7.6%||42.7%||4,150||24.4%||69.9||1%||20.2|
|8. Midland City, Alabama||79.8||27.7%||12.9%||3.8%||23||$24,474||7.7%||29.4%||1,703||30.8%||69.9||0.9%||15.9|
|9. Maxton, North Carolina||79.1||26.6%||12.9%||11.9%||22||$30,039||7.8%||74.5%||2,551||28.5%||78.8||0.3%||9.4|
|10. Stilwell, Oklahoma||77.8||32.4%||14.9%||7.7%||22||$24,673||8.7%||58.1%||3,276||32%||46.4||0.6%||11.3|
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