Uvalda, Georgia

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Uvalda, Georgia

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Uvalda Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Uvalda Affordability of Rents
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Uvalda Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Uvalda, Georgia

Comparing Uvalda 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
Racial Diversity 9 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 6
Female Share of the Population 7 6
Well-Paid Single Women 4 6
Senior Citizens 4 5
Male Share of the Population 4 5
Age of the Population 3 6
Well-Paid Single Men 3 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 7
Portion of People Married 5 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 4 6
College Educated Adults 3 4
People Above Poverty 3 6
People in Middle Class or Better 3 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 5
Working at Home 5 7
Public Transportation Use 4 3
Short Commute Times 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Affordability of Rents 10 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 9
Housing Recently Built 7 3
People Living Alone 4 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Uvalda Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 82 miles W of Savannah, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 128 miles NW of Jacksonville, Florida
County Montgomery
Standard Zip Codes 30473
Phone Area Codes 912
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.035
Longitude -82.508

Uvalda 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 10.8 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 13.2 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 26.4 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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Uvalda Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 530 100%
Male 250 47.2%
Female 280 52.8%
Under 18 153 28.9%
18+ 377 71.1%
65+ 70 13.2%
Median Age 35.4
Average Family Size 3.11
White 319 60.2%
African-American 204 38.5%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 7 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 1.5%

Estimated Uvalda Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 551
Growth 21
Growth % 4%

Uvalda 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) 60.5%
US/American 27.5%
German 3%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
English 2.8%
French (except Basque) 1.5%
Irish 1.3%
Scottish 0.5%
Swedish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Uvalda 530 $36,806
Ailey 394 $39,000
Alston 159 $48,500
Hazlehurst 3,787 $27,890
Higgston 316 $29,896
Lumber City 1,247 $25,568
Mount Vernon 2,082 $33,750
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