Overview

Introduction to Hinesville, Georgia

Hinesville, Georgia, in Liberty county, is 33 miles SW of Savannah, Georgia and 104 miles N of Jacksonville, Florida.

Hinesville History

The present day city of Hinesville was settled in by Puritans in 1754. The area was named after Senator Charlton Hines. The Old Liberty County Jail was established in the city in 1882 and was used until 1972. Hinesville was officially incorporated in 1916. It is also home to the Fort Stewart Military Museum.

Hinesville and nearby Attractions

  • Old Liberty County Jail
  • Midway Museum
  • Fort Stewart Military Museum
  • St Catherines Island
  • Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
  • Sapelo Island National Estuarine Sanctuary

Things To Do In Hinesville

From Hinesville, you can visit the Fort Stewart Military Museum. The Old Liberty County Jail, which is no longer in use, is also a popular tourist destination. Apart from these, the City of Hinesville also organizes a number of recreational events and special programs throughout the year.

Hinesville Transportation

Flights are available from Savannah/ Hilton Head International Airport.

Hinesville Higher Education

Armstrong Atlantic State University, Georgia Southern University and the Florida Community College at Jacksonville provide facilities for higher education.

Demographics

People

Total Population33,540
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens7%
Employed Population 16+15,238
Age of the Population28

Families

% of people married52.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.5%
Median Earnings25+$31,529
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,905
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,300

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,258
% Above Poverty Level84.2%
% Below Poverty Level15.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.1%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone23.5%
Median Gross Rent$966
Median House Value$120,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)61%
Irish6.5%
English3.2%
Italian2.9%
Polish1.6%
African1.6%
French Except Basque1.6%
Scottish1.1%
West Indian0.8%
Portuguese0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Swedish0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Dutch0.3%
Greek0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Haitian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Jamaican0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Trinidad Tobago0.1%
Arab0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
German0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Ghanaian0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
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Hinesville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Liberty County
Standard Zip Codes31313, 31315
P.O. Box Zip Codes31310
Phone Area Codes912
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude31.83
Approximate Longitude-81.59

Hinesville 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 STEWART
Distance2.6 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp54 to 80 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp58 to 80 F
Annual Precip48.3 inches
StationCLAXTON
Distance28.4 miles
Jan Temp36 to 59 F
Apr Temp50 to 78 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp53 to 78 F
Annual Precip45.5 inches
StationJESUP 8 S
Distance28.8 miles
Jan Temp38 to 63 F
Apr Temp51 to 80 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp55 to 80 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Allenhurst823$55,556
Flemington709$83,750
Ludowici2,339$46,308
Midway2,023$64,375
Riceboro623$48,068
Walthourville3,974$40,222

Hinesville Hospitals

Liberty Regional Medical Center
(Government - District/authority)
462 E G Parkway

Hinesville Public Schools

Bradwell Institute
100 Pafford St
ZIP: 31313
(912) 876-6121
High
Total Enrollment 1693
Button Gwinnett Elementary School
635 Taylor Rd
ZIP: 31313
(912) 876-0146
Primary
Total Enrollment 1044
Frank Long Elementary School
920 Long Frasier Dr
ZIP: 31313
(912) 368-3595
Primary
Total Enrollment 692
Joseph Martin Elementary School
1000 Joseph Martin Rd
ZIP: 31313
(912) 368-3114
Primary
Total Enrollment 603
Lewis Frasier Middle School
910 Long Frasier Dr
ZIP: 31313
(912) 877-5367
Middle
Total Enrollment 842
Liberty County High School
3216 E Oglethorpe Hwy
ZIP: 31313
(912) 876-4316
High
Total Enrollment 1111
Lyman Hall Elementary School
1396 Shaw Rd
ZIP: 31313
(912) 368-3348
Primary
Total Enrollment 436
Snelson-golden Middle School
465 Coates Rd
ZIP: 31313
(912) 877-3112
Middle
Total Enrollment 703
Taylors Creek Elementary School
378 Airport Rd
ZIP: 31313
(912) 369-0378
Primary
Total Enrollment 641
Waldo Pafford Elementary School
2550 15th St
ZIP: 31313
(912) 877-4188
Primary
Total Enrollment 801

Hinesville Private Schools

First Presbyterian Christian Academy
308 E Court St
ZIP: 31313
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 285
Trinity Christian Academy
1016 Live Oak Dr
ZIP: 31313
Elementary
Total Enrollment 8
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