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Demographics

People

Total Population1,470
Male Share of the Population48.2%
Female Share of the Population51.8%
Senior Citizens12.2%
Employed Population 16+683
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married58.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.6%
Median Earnings25+$40,956
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,714
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,694

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,375
% Above Poverty Level82.2%
% Below Poverty Level17.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home4.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.3%
Median Gross Rent$820
Median House Value$164,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.7%
English22.2%
Irish20.5%
Italian7.3%
German6.1%
Scottish1.6%
Polish1.1%
French Except Basque1%
Welsh0.6%
Hungarian0.5%
Arab0.4%
Lebanese0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Slovak0.3%
Belgian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
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Nelson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pickens County
P.O. Box Zip Codes30151
Phone Area Codes
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.38
Approximate Longitude-84.37

Nelson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWAYCROSS 4 NE
Distance2 miles
Jan Temp37 to 64 F
Apr Temp51 to 81 F
Jul Temp71 to 95 F
Oct Temp54 to 82 F
Annual Precip50.4 inches
StationALMA BACON COUNTY AP
Distance23 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp54 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp57 to 80 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationHOMERVILLE 5 N
Distance29.1 miles
Jan Temp35 to 62 F
Apr Temp49 to 79 F
Jul Temp67 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 80 F
Annual Precip52.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blackshear3,546$47,595
Hoboken656$71,667
Nahunta1,080$34,375
Offerman459$48,232
Patterson560$46,979
Waycross14,188$40,759
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