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Demographics

People

Total Population286
Male Share of the Population58.7%
Female Share of the Population41.3%
Senior Citizens10.5%
Employed Population 16+76
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married29.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.4%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$22,750
% Above Poverty Level64%
% Below Poverty Level36%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.1%
Median Gross Rent$600
Median House Value$0

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)76.2%
Irish8.7%
German1.7%
Polish1.7%
Dutch1.4%
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Damascus Almanac

CategoryValue
County Early County
Standard Zip Codes39841
Phone Area Codes229
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude31.28
Approximate Longitude-84.67

Damascus Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOLQUITT 2 W
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp39 to 62 F
Apr Temp53 to 79 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp55 to 81 F
Annual Precip53.1 inches
StationFORT GAINES
Distance28.6 miles
Jan Temp39 to 60 F
Apr Temp54 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 90 F
Oct Temp56 to 78 F
Annual Precip51.7 inches
StationCAMILLA 3 SE
Distance31.7 miles
Jan Temp38 to 60 F
Apr Temp53 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp55 to 79 F
Annual Precip52.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arlington1,459$0
Blakely4,787$26,083
Bluffton90$61,250
Colquitt2,336$25,833
Leary690$44,107
Morgan2,125$34,375

Damascus Private Schools

Southwest Georgia Academy
14105 Ga Highway 200
ZIP: 39841
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 339
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