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Demographics

People

Total Population1,040
Male Share of the Population41.4%
Female Share of the Population58.6%
Senior Citizens19.3%
Employed Population 16+208
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married22.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.6%
Median Earnings25+$19,267
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$2
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,906

Wealth

Median Family Income$26,667
% Above Poverty Level51.1%
% Below Poverty Level48.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home24%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41.7%
Median Gross Rent$343
Median House Value$0

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)71.1%
African3.1%
Irish2.9%
English2.8%
French Except Basque2.7%
German1.6%
Brazilian0.7%
Polish0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Scottish0.2%
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Fort Gaines Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clay County
Standard Zip Codes39851
Phone Area Codes229
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude31.61
Approximate Longitude-84.99

Fort Gaines Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFORT GAINES
Distance0.6 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
StationCUTHBERT
Distance19 miles
Jan Temp38 to 60 F
Apr Temp52 to 79 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp54 to 79 F
Annual Precip52.3 inches
StationHEADLAND
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp36 to 59 F
Apr Temp52 to 79 F
Jul Temp69 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 79 F
Annual Precip56.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blakely4,787$26,083
Bluffton90$61,250
Coleman63$0
Cuthbert3,665$30,524
Edison1,146$23,571
Georgetown12,621$65,000

Fort Gaines Public Schools

Clay County 9th Grade Academy School
100 Hobbs Ln
ZIP: 39851
(229) 768-2234
Other
Total Enrollment 20
Clay County Elementary
200 Hobbs Ln
ZIP: 39851
(229) 768-2234
Primary
Total Enrollment 222
Clay County Middle School
200 Hobbs Ln
ZIP: 39851
(229) 768-2234
Middle
Total Enrollment 66
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