Grovetown, Georgia

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For population 25 years and over in Grovetown:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grovetown city:

  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

1,156 residents are foreign born (6.9% Latin America).

This city:

 

8.7%
Georgia:

 

9.8%

 

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,758 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,471 (0.9%)

Grovetown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA  (10.2 miles , pop. 195,182).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA  (128.9 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA  (597.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Fort Gordon, GA (1.9 miles ), Evans, GA  (2.3 miles ), Harlem, GA  (2.7 miles ), Martinez, GA (2.7 miles ), Gracewood, GA (3.0 miles ), Augusta-Richmond County, GA  (3.2 miles ), Augusta, GA  (3.2 miles ), Blythe, GA  (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 90 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 1998: 91 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 1999: 80 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 2000: 63 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2001: 74 buildings, average cost: $111,200
  • 2002: 107 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2003: 121 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 2004: 272 buildings, average cost: $130,900
  • 2005: 319 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2006: 301 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2007: 274 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2008: 243 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 2009: 134 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2010: 182 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2011: 180 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2013: 84 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2014: 89 buildings, average cost: $157,100

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,255 (-32.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 548 (9.8%)

 

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

 

Grovetown household income distribution Grovetown home values distribution
 
Crime rates in Grovetown by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007
Murders 0 0 0 0 0
per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 3 5 2 2 4
per 100,000 47.1 75.7 29.5 28.1 47.2
Robberies 3 3 5 1 2
per 100,000 47.1 45.4 73.7 14.1 23.6
Assaults 18 17 9 9 20
per 100,000 282.7 257.4 132.6 126.6 236.0
Burglaries 37 25 19 40 78
per 100,000 581.1 378.5 280.0 562.6 920.2
Theft 96 94 142 133 156
per 100,000 1,507.8 1,423.2 2,092.5 1,870.6 1,840.5
Auto thefts 12 6 12 6 22
per 100,000 188.5 90.8 176.8 84.4 259.6
Arson 0 N/A 0 0 1
per 100,000 0.0 N/A 0.0 0.0 11.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 316.7) 238.6 230.0 189.7 173.0 250.8
 

Crime rate in Grovetown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 25 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

 

1.37
Georgia average:

 

2.49
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

 

5.0%
Georgia:

 

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

20002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420150510

Historical population

1970197519801985199019952000200520100k5k10k15k

 

Historical housing units

1970197519801985199019952000200520100k2k4k6k


Population change in the 1990s: +2,198 (+56.5%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females

Grovetown cityGeorgiaManufactur…Administra…waste man…ConstructionProfessional,scientific,andtechnicalservicesInformationPublic admi…Other servi…public adm…05101520

  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
 
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females

Grovetown cityGeorgiaManagementoccupationsInstallation,maintenance,and repairoccupationsSales andrelatedoccupationsConstructionandextractionoccupationsProductionoccupationsBuildingandgroundscleaningandmaintenanceoccupatio...Office and …support oc…05101520

  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Grovetown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Grovetown, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Grovetown, Georgia average temperatures Grovetown, Georgia average precipitation Grovetown, Georgia humidity Grovetown, Georgia wind speed Grovetown, Georgia snowfall Grovetown, Georgia sunshine Grovetown, Georgia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Grovetown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Grovetown city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F3 tornado 22.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

 

Earthquake activity:

Grovetown-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 33.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 124.7 miles away from Grovetown center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB4.6 MW4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 209.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB4.1 LG4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 123.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 191.1 miles away from Grovetown center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 149.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Columbia County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grovetown topographic map

Birthplace of: Eric Marshall - College basketball player (Wofford Terriers).

Hospitals and medical centers in Grovetown:

  • NEPHROLOGY CENTERS OF AMERICA GROVETOWN  (442 PARK 20 WEST DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Grovetown:

  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES ( AUGUSTA )  (Hospital, about 7 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • KENTWOOD NURSING FACILITY  (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • DOCTORS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • WINYAH HOME HEALTH CARE, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY  (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - WINDERMERE  (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • FMC OF AUGUSTA INC  (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; AUGUSTA, GA)
  • UNIVERSITY HOME HEALTH  (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MARTINEZ, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grovetown:

  • Augusta Technical College (about 9 miles; Augusta, GAFull-time enrollment: 3,494)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 12 miles; Augusta, GAFT enrollment: 6,862)
  • Aiken Technical College (about 22 miles; Graniteville, SCFT enrollment: 2,107)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 27 miles; Aiken, SCFT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Lander University (about 53 miles; Greenwood, SCFT enrollment: 2,870)
  • Piedmont Technical College (about 53 miles; Greenwood, SCFT enrollment: 4,831)
  • East Georgia State College (about 60 miles; Swainsboro, GAFT enrollment: 2,345)

Public high school in Grovetown:

  • GROVETOWN HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 2010 WARRIOR WAY, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Grovetown:

  • EVANS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 39, Location: 213 S OLD BELAIR RD, Grades: 6-12)
  • GREATER AUGUSTA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 18, Location: 4406 WRIGHTSBORO RD, Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Grovetown:

Private elementary/middle schools in Grovetown:

  • NEW HOPE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 123, Location: 715 S OLD BELAIR RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • A WORLD OF HOPE CC LEARNING CTR (Students: 47, Location: 671 E ROBINSON AVE, Grades: PK-4)
See full list of schools located in Grovetown

 

Notable locations in Grovetown: Grovetown Department of Public Safety Station 1 (A), Grovetown Public Safety Fire Station 2 (B), Grovetown City Hall (C)Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Grovetown include: Jerusalem Church (A), Mount Pleasant Church (B)Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Cawley Lake (A)Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Grovetown Museum (106 East Robinson Avenue).

Hotels: Best Western Augusta Inn (452 Park West Drive), Best Suites (461 Park 20 West).

Columbia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

CityUS200020022004200620082010201220140100200300Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 66.7. This is about average.

City:

 

66.7
U.S.:

 

74.7
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 15.8%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.1% for Black residents, 25.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 88.6% for other race residents, 20.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:   2.9 people
Georgia:   2.6 people

Percentage of family households: 
This city:   74.5%
Whole state:   68.5%

 

Banks with branches in Grovetown (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Grovetown Branch at 101 West Robinson Avenue, branch established on 1989/08/28. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company: Grovetown Branch at 5049 Wrightsboro Road, branch established on 2002/06/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $875.3 mil, Deposits: $744.4 mil, headquarters in Louisville, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization22 total offices, Holding Company: Queensborough Company, The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

GrovetownGeorgia averageLess than hi…High school or equiv.Less than 1 year of college1 or more years of collegeAssociate degreeBachelor's degreeMaster's degreeProfess. school degreeDoctorate degree0102030

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

GrovetownGeorgia averageNursery, presc…KindergartenGrade 1 to 4Grade 5 to 8Grade 9 to 12College undergradGraduate or professional0102030

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

 

11.5
Georgia average:

 

12.4
Grovetown travel time to work - commute Grovetown mode of transportation to work chart

 

 

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Columbia County:

 

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

 

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

 

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

 

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Columbia County:

 

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

 

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Columbia County:

 

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

 

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

General health condition:
Grovetown:

 

54.4%
Georgia:

 

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Grovetown:

 

81.1%
Georgia:

 

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grovetown, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6 $18,896 $37,792 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 1 $2,690 $32,280 2 $2,000
Police Protection - Officers 16 $54,369 $40,777 0 $0
Police - Other 5 $9,148 $21,955 0 $0
Firefighters 14 $37,826 $32,422 0 $0
Correction 5 $11,734 $28,162 0 $0
Streets and Highways 6 $11,657 $23,314 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 16 $35,384 $26,538 0 $0
Sewerage 3 $9,569 $38,276 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 5 $11,657 $27,977 0 $0
Water Supply 5 $12,755 $30,612 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 6 $19,142 $38,284 1 $917
Totals for Government 88 $234,827 $32,022 3 $2,917

Expenditure Revenue

Grovetown on our top lists:

  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 24 pilots and 37 other airmen in this city.


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