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Population (year 2000): 25,578. Estimated population in July 2005: 32,444 (+26.8% change)
Males: 12,661 (49.5%), Females: 12,917 (50.5%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 29.9 years
Median household income: $36,605 (year 2000)
Median house value: $133,700 (year 2000)

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Races in Gainesville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (47.8%)
  • Hispanic (33.2%)
  • Black (15.7%)
  • Other race (14.3%)
  • Vietnamese (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (9.0%), English (8.6%), Irish (5.9%), German (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%), Scottish (1.8%).Georgia

Elevation: 1249 feet

Land area: 27.1 square miles

Gainesville,

For population 25 years and over in Gainesville

  • High school or higher: 66.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gainesville city

  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

29.2% Foreign born (24.9% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +7,748 (+43.5%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: County, GA Athens-Clarke (39.3 miles pop. 100,266).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: GA Atlanta, (54.3 miles pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (584.3 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: GA (6.1 miles Oakwood, Branch, GA (10.3 miles Flowery GA Talmo, (11.4 miles GA Clermont, (12.6 miles GA (13.1 miles Lula, Gillsville, GA (13.6 miles) , GA Pendergrass, (14.3 miles GA Braselton, (14.4 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 67 buildings, average cost: $101,100
  • 1997: 121 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 1998: 187 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 1999: 176 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 2000: 97 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2001: 70 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2002: 163 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 2003: 147 buildings, average cost: $108,700
  • 2004: 170 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2005: 242 buildings, average cost: $116,000

Latitude: 34.30 N, Longitude: 83.83 W

Area codes: 678, 770


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (27.0%), Educational,health and social services (15.5%), Retail trade (11.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +25,063 (+98.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,122 (56.6%)

Crime in Gainesville (2001):
  • 1 murder (3.8 per 100,000)
  • 6 rapes (22.9 per 100,000)
  • 45 robberies (171.8 per 100,000)
  • 117 assaults (446.7 per 100,000)
  • 233 burglaries (889.5 per 100,000)
  • 1,697 thefts (6478.3 per 100,000)
  • 142 auto thefts (542.1 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 531.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 330.8)

Crime in Gainesville (2002):
  • 1 murder (3.7 per 100,000)
  • 13 rapes (48.6 per 100,000)
  • 38 robberies (142.1 per 100,000)
  • 167 assaults (624.4 per 100,000)
  • 241 burglaries (901.1 per 100,000)
  • 1,575 thefts (5888.7 per 100,000)
  • 127 auto thefts (474.8 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 551.4 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Average climate in Gainesville, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Gainesville,

Gainesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Gainesville city center killed 6 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/13/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the city center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Patrick Johnson - 2005 NFL player (Baltimore Ravens, born: Aug 10, 1976), Tommy Aaron - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 2/22/37).


Hospital/medical center in Gainesville:
  • NORTHEAST GEORGIA MEDICAL CENTER (743 SPRING ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Gainesville:
  • CHASTATEE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; DAHLONEGA, GA)
  • BARROW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; WINDER, GA)
  • BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER (about 25 miles; CUMMING, GA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Gainesville:
  • ATHENS/BEN EPPS (about 44 miles; ATHENS, GA; ID: AHN)
  • DOBBINS AIR RESERVE BASE (about 54 miles; MARIETTA, GA; ID: MGE)
  • THE WILLIAM B HARTSFIELD ATLANTA INTL (about 62 miles; ATLANTA, GA; ID: ATL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Gainesville:
  • LEE GILMER MEMORIAL (about 3 miles; GAINESVILLE, GA; ID: GVL)
  • JACKSON COUNTY (about 22 miles; JEFFERSON, GA; ID: 19A)
  • LUMPKIN COUNTY-WIMPYS (about 23 miles; DAHLONEGA, GA; ID: 9A0)

Amtrak station:
GAINESVILLE (104 SE 1ST AVE.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 25 $77,346 $37,126 0 $0
Streets and Highways 45 $129,322 $34,485 2 $2,236
Welfare 20 $52,392 $31,435 4 $4,811
Fire - Other 2 $6,832 $40,992 0 $0
Firefighters 61 $193,470 $38,059 0 $0
Police - Other 15 $34,565 $27,652 7 $4,122
Police Protection - Officers 95 $322,660 $40,757 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 6 $13,047 $26,094 3 $4,450
Other Government Administration 23 $90,823 $47,385 7 $775
Financial Administration 21 $69,458 $39,690 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 24 $52,323 $26,161 0 $0
Sewerage 32 $97,903 $36,713 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 47 $133,752 $34,149 55 $32,648
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3 $9,925 $39,700 0 $0
Water Supply 185 $529,945 $34,374 2 $1,641
Transit 17 $39,250 $27,705 3 $1,986
Totals for Government 621 $1,853,013 $35,807 83 $52,669
College/University in Gainesville:
  • BRENAU UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 1,617; Location: ONE CENTENNIAL CIR; Private, not-for-profit; Website: WWW.BRENAU.EDU; Offers Master's degree)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gainesville:
  • GAINESVILLE COLLEGE (about 7 miles; OAKWOOD, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,181)
  • NORTH GEORGIA COLLEGE AND STATE UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; DAHLONEGA, GA; FT enrollment: 3,119)
  • GWINNETT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 25 miles; LAWRENCEVILLE, GA; FT enrollment: 3,215)
  • UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA (about 41 miles; ATHENS, GA; FT enrollment: 28,464)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 49 miles; DECATUR, GA; FT enrollment: 2,486)
  • EMORY UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; ATLANTA, GA; FT enrollment: 10,839)
  • GEORGIA PERIMETER COLLEGE (about 51 miles; DECATUR, GA; FT enrollment: 8,213)
Public high schools in Gainesville:
  • GAINESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,177; Location: 830 CENTURY PLACE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • NORTH HALL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,065; Location: 4885 MOUNT VERNON ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • JOHNSON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,035; Location: 3305 POPLAR SPRINGS ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CHESTATEE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 994; Location: 3005 SARDIS ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • EAST HALL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 990; Location: 3534 EAST HALL ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • HALL COUNTY/GAINESVILLE EVENING HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 138; Location: 3131 R. W. JOHNSON DRIVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Gainesville:
  • LAKEVIEW ACADEMY (Students: 467; Location: 796 LAKEVIEW DR; Grades: PK - 12)
  • RIVERSIDE MILITARY ACADEMY (Students: 263; Location: 2001 RIVERSIDE DR; Grades: 8 - 12; Boys only)
  • BRENAU ACADEMY (Students: 80; Location: ONE CENTENNIAL CIRCLE; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Gainesville:
  • CHESTATEE ELEMENTARY (Students: 1,104; Location: 6945 KEITH BRIDGE ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GAINESVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 955; Location: 715 WOODS MILL ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • CHESTATEE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 919; Location: 2740 FRAN MAR DRIVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • SOUTH HALL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 909; Location: 3215 POPLAR SPRINGS ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • EAST HALL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 896; Location: 4120 EAST HALL ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • ENOTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 868; Location: 1340 EAST ENOTA AVENUE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • NORTH HALL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 844; Location: 4956 RILLA ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MOUNT VERNON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 727; Location: 4844 JIM HOOD ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • CENTENNIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 691; Location: 852 CENTURY PLACE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • TADMORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 668; Location: 3278 GILLSVILLE HIGHWAY; Grades: PK - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Gainesville:
  • WESTMINSTER CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 304; Location: 1397 THOMPSON BRIDGE ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • GAINESVILLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 11; Location: 1215 VINE STREET; Grades: 1 - 7)
Library in Gainesville:
  • HALL COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $2,244,738; Location: 127 MAIN STREET NW; 162,252 books; 8,039 audio materials; 5,380 video materials; 383 serial subscriptions)
 

Gainesville compared to Georgia state average:
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Gainesville:
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WLBA (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA)
  • WGGA (1240 AM; 1 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDGR (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: SMALL TOWN RADIO OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WXEM (1460 AM; 5 kW; BUFORD, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Gainesville:
  • WBCX (89.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: BRENAU COLLEGE)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWEV-FM (91.5 FM; CUMMING, GA; Owner: CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION)
  • WPPR (88.3 FM; DEMOREST, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLKQ-FM (102.3 FM; BUFORD, GA; Owner: LAKE RADIO, INC.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WNGU (89.5 FM; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WHEL (105.1 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKHC (104.3 FM; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAZX-FM (101.9 FM; CLEVELAND, GA; Owner: WAZX-FM, INC)
  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W204BN (88.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMJE (102.9 FM; CLARKESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WTFH (89.9 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
TV broadcast stations around Gainesville:
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)

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