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Population (year 2000): 8,005. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,197 (+2.4% change)
Males: 3,703 (46.3%), Females: 4,302 (53.7%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 28.5 years
Median household income: $19,646 (year 2000)
Median house value: $58,000 (year 2000)

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Races in Fort Valley:

  • Black (74.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (20.3%)
  • Hispanic (4.4%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (7.2%), English (2.7%), Subsaharan African (2.0%), Irish (2.0%), German (1.7%), Scottish (1.4%).Valley, Georgia

Elevation: 523 feet

Land area: 5.3 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Fort Valley

  • High school or higher: 61.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 20.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Valley city

  • Never married: 47.1%
  • Now married: 27.2%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

3.0% Foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 0.4% Africa).

Population change in the 1990s: -503 (-5.9%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: GA Macon, (25.5 miles pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: GA Atlanta, (90.5 miles pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (693.0 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: GA Marshallville, (7.8 miles GA (11.4 miles Byron, GA Perry, (13.2 miles GA (14.1 miles Reynolds, GA Roberta, (14.3 miles GA (15.6 miles Centerville, Robins, GA Warner (17.8 miles GA Montezuma, (19.7 miles

Latitude: 32.55 N, Longitude: 83.89 W

Area code: 478


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.1%), Manufacturing (17.6%), Public administration (12.6%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.1%), Retail trade (10.8%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,737 (+34.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,162 (46.5%)


 

Crime in Fort Valley by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003
Murders 1 0 0
    per 100,000 12.5 0.0 0.0
Rapes 6 4 2
    per 100,000 75.0 50.0 25.0
Robberies 22 25 19
    per 100,000 274.8 312.3 237.4
Assaults 75 76 79
    per 100,000 936.9 949.4 986.9
Burglaries 163 151 128
    per 100,000 2036.2 1886.3 1599.0
Thefts 279 243 184
    per 100,000 3485.3 3035.6 2298.6
Auto thefts 40 12 28
    per 100,000 499.7 149.9 349.8
634.2 569.0 510.4

Average climate in Fort Valley, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Fort Valley-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the Fort Valley city center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/18/1975, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.7 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Schuyler Thomas - College basketball player (Oral Roberts Golden Eagles).


Hospital/medical center in Fort Valley:
  • PEACH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (601 NORTH CAMILLIA BOULEVARD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Fort Valley:
  • PERRY GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; PERRY, GA)
  • HOUSTON MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; WARNER ROBINS, GA)
  • MIDDLE GEORGIA HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; MACON, GA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Fort Valley:
  • MIDDLE GEORGIA REGIONAL (about 20 miles; MACON, GA; ID: MCN)
  • ROBINS AFB (about 22 miles; WARNER ROBINS, GA; ID: WRB)
  • COLUMBUS METROPOLITAN (about 73 miles; COLUMBUS, GA; ID: CSG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Fort Valley:
  • PERRY-HOUSTON COUNTY (about 10 miles; PERRY, GA; ID: PXE)
  • WARNER ROBINS AIR PARK (about 16 miles; WARNER ROBINS, GA; ID: 5A2)
  • DR. C P SAVAGE SR. (about 19 miles; MONTEZUMA, GA; ID: 53A)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Valley:
  • FORT VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 1 miles; FT VALLEY, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,233)
  • MACON STATE COLLEGE (about 23 miles; MACON, GA; FT enrollment: 2,557)
  • CENTRAL GEORGIA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 23 miles; MACON, GA; FT enrollment: 2,383)
  • MERCER UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; MACON, GA; FT enrollment: 5,859)
  • GORDON COLLEGE (about 39 miles; BARNESVILLE, GA; FT enrollment: 2,263)
  • GEORGIA COLLEGE AND STATE UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; MILLEDGEVILLE, GA; FT enrollment: 4,028)
  • ALBANY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 71 miles; ALBANY, GA; FT enrollment: 2,996)
Public high school in Fort Valley:
  • PEACH COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,106; Location: 900 CAMPUS DRIVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Fort Valley:
  • FORT VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 583; Location: 814 PEGGY DRIVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • HUNT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 539; Location: 1000 TULIP DRIVE; Grades: 03 - 05)
  • HUNT PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 513; Location: 801 CHAMLEE DRIVE; Grades: PK - 02)
  • CROSSROADS ALTERNATIVE (Location: P.O. BOX 1018; Grades: 00 - 00)
Library in Fort Valley:
  • PEACH COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES SYSTEM (Operating income: $403,863; Location: 315 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DRIVE; 64,845 books; 396 audio materials; 1,300 video materials; 95 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Fort Valley: Peach County Jail (A), Thomas Public Library (B), Peach County Courthouse (C), Fort Valley City Hall (D).

Churches in Fort Valley include: Ushers Temple (A), Union Church (B), Union Baptist Church (C), Trinity Baptist Church (D), Chamlee Church (E), Saint Juliana Church (F), Saint Andrews Episcopal Church (G), First Baptist Church of Fort Valley (H).

Cemetery: Oak Lawn Cemetery (1).

Post office: (A).  


Fort Valley compared to Georgia state average:
  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Valley:
  • WXKO (1150 AM; 1 kW; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPGA (980 AM; 5 kW; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLCG (1280 AM; 5 kW; MACON, GA)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Valley:
  • WIBB-FM (97.9 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJTG (91.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: JOY PUBLIC B/CNG CORP)
  • WPGA-FM (100.9 FM; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGB (95.1 FM; MONTEZUMA, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQBZ (106.3 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • W202BA (88.3 FM; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WELV-FM (102.5 FM; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDEN-FM (99.1 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAYS (105.5 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRBV (101.7 FM; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQMJ (100.1 FM; FORSYTH, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WYNF (96.5 FM; GRAY, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBKG (88.9 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WPEZ (93.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCOP-FM (99.9 FM; UNADILLA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WQSY (103.9 FM; HAWKINSVILLE, GA; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKS (92.3 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLVN-LP (97.1 FM; FORT VALLEY, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL HEARTLAND, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Fort Valley:
  • WDMA-LP (Channel 32; MACON, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPGA-TV (Channel 58; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGT-TV (Channel 41; MACON, GA; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMAZ-TV (Channel 13; MACON, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WGXA (Channel 24; MACON, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MACON LICENSE LLC)
  • WGNM (Channel 64; MACON, GA; Owner: GOOD NEWS TELEVISION)
  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

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