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Population (year 2000): 25,998. Estimated population in July 2005: 27,362 (+5.2% change)
Males: 11,978 (46.1%), Females: 14,020 (53.9%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 32.8 years
Median household income: $29,719 (year 2000)
Median house value: $81,600 (year 2000)

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Races in LaGrange:

  • White Non-Hispanic (48.4%)
  • Black (47.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.4%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)

Ancestries: United States (13.7%), English (6.2%), Irish (5.3%), German (3.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%), Scottish (1.8%).Georgia forum

Land area: 29.0 square miles

LaGrange,

For population 25 years and over in LaGrange

  • High school or higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in LaGrange city

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

3.0% Foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 0.7% Asia, 0.4% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +379 (+1.5%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: GA Columbus, (38.3 miles pop. 185,781).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: GA Atlanta, (66.1 miles pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (635.5 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: GA Hogansville, (12.5 miles GA (14.7 miles Corinth, Point, GA (14.8 miles West AL (16.6 miles Lanett, Lone Oak, GA (17.3 miles) , Mountain, GA Pine (17.3 miles GA (17.4 miles Franklin, AL (18.5 miles Valley,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 94 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 1997: 82 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 1998: 58 buildings, average cost: $103,600
  • 1999: 89 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2000: 87 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 2001: 58 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2002: 77 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2003: 140 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2004: 121 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2005: 178 buildings, average cost: $104,100

Latitude: 33.04 N, Longitude: 85.03 W


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (29.1%), Educational,health and social services (21.1%), Retail trade (12.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,663 (+37.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 7,818 (69.9%)


 

Crime in LaGrange by Year

Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 2 1 3 1
    per 100,000 0.0 7.7 3.8 11.5 3.8
Rapes 10 13 10 19 24
    per 100,000 38.5 50.0 38.5 73.1 92.3
Robberies 48 57 47 52 59
    per 100,000 184.6 219.2 180.8 200.0 226.9
Assaults 64 71 81 92 106
    per 100,000 246.2 273.1 311.6 353.9 407.7
Burglaries 259 320 249 294 369
    per 100,000 996.2 1230.9 957.8 1130.9 1419.3
Thefts 1,536 2,029 1,893 1,838 1,757
    per 100,000 5908.1 7804.4 7281.3 7069.8 6758.2
Auto thefts 57 87 91 112 177
    per 100,000 219.2 334.6 350.0 430.8 680.8
443.6 573.2 522.1 568.0 614.5

Average climate in LaGrange, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

LaGrange,

LaGrange-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/19/1970, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the LaGrange city center killed 2 people and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/5/1989, a category 3 tornado 21.8 miles away from the city center injured 23 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Bruce Thornton - 2005 NFL player (Dallas Cowboys, born: Jan 31, 1980), Mike Cameron - 2005 Major League Baseball player (New York Mets, born: Jan 8, 1973), Steve Herndon - 2005 NFL player (Atlanta Falcons, born: May 25, 1977), Tyrone Poole - 2005 NFL player (New England Patriots, born: Feb 3, 1972), Walt Harris - 2005 NFL player (Washington Redskins, born: Aug 10, 1974), Ben Watts - College football player (Bucknell Bison), Jimmy Haynes - (born 1972), baseball player.


Hospital/medical center in LaGrange:
  • WEST GEORGIA MEDICAL CENTER INC (1514 VERNON RD BOX 1567)
Other hospitals/medical centers near LaGrange:
  • GEORGE H LANIER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; VALLEY, AL)
  • GEORGIA BAPTIST MERIWETHER HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; WARM SPRINGS, GA)
  • ROOSEVELT WARM SPRINGS INST FOR REHAB (about 25 miles; WARM SPRINGS, GA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to LaGrange:
  • COLUMBUS METROPOLITAN (about 38 miles; COLUMBUS, GA; ID: CSG)
  • LAWSON AAF (FORT BENNING) (about 49 miles; FORT BENNING(COLUMBUS), GA; ID: LSF)
  • THE WILLIAM B HARTSFIELD ATLANTA INTL (about 60 miles; ATLANTA, GA; ID: ATL)
Other public-use airports nearest to LaGrange:
  • LAGRANGE-CALLAWAY (about 4 miles; LAGRANGE, GA; ID: LGC)
  • CALLAWAY GARDENS-HARRIS COUNTY (about 19 miles; PINE MOUNTAIN, GA; ID: PIM)
  • LANNET MUNI (about 21 miles; LANETT, AL; ID: 7A3)

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
Police - Other 10 $24,062 $28,874 11 $9,589
Judicial and Legal 4 $6,828 $20,484 0 $0
Electric Power 12 $50,942 $50,942 0 $0
Water Supply 28 $75,511 $32,361 1 $797
Housing and Community Development(Local) 12 $40,983 $40,983 0 $0
Sewerage 32 $111,329 $41,748 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 37 $92,284 $29,929 0 $0
Financial Administration 13 $46,777 $43,178 1 $833
Other Government Administration 12 $52,288 $52,288 0 $0
Health 2 $7,477 $44,862 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 75 $201,875 $32,300 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 24 $65,061 $32,530 0 $0
Gas Supply 18 $50,238 $33,492 0 $0
Firefighters 59 $177,306 $36,062 0 $0
Correction 0 $0   3 $2,538
Streets and Highways 35 $86,195 $29,552 0 $0
Totals for Government 373 $1,089,155 $35,039 16 $13,756
Colleges/Universities in LaGrange:
  • LAGRANGE COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 830; Location: 601 Broad St.; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.lgc.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • WEST GEORGIA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 681; Location: 303 FORT DR; Public; Website: www.westga.tec.ga.us)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to LaGrange:
  • STATE UNIVERSITY OF WEST GEORGIA (about 37 miles; CARROLLTON, GA; Full-time enrollment: 7,241)
  • SOUTHERN UNION STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 39 miles; WADLEY, AL; FT enrollment: 2,925)
  • COLUMBUS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; COLUMBUS, GA; FT enrollment: 3,886)
  • AUBURN UNIVERSITY MAIN CAMPUS (about 44 miles; AUBURN UNIVERSITY, AL; FT enrollment: 19,703)
  • GORDON COLLEGE (about 62 miles; BARNESVILLE, GA; FT enrollment: 2,263)
  • CLAYTON COLLEGE AND STATE UNIVERSITY (about 62 miles; MORROW, GA; FT enrollment: 2,953)
  • TUSKEGEE UNIVERSITY (about 64 miles; TUSKEGEE, AL; FT enrollment: 2,732)
Public high schools in LaGrange:
  • TROUP COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,281; Location: 1920 HAMILTON ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • LAGRANGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,259; Location: 516 NORTH GREENWOOD STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in LaGrange:
  • LONG CANE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,070; Location: 326 LONG CANE ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • GARDNER-NEWMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 891; Location: 101 SOUTH SHANNON DRIVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • ETHEL KIGHT MAGNET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 556; Location: 80 NORTH KIGHT DRIVE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • HOLLIS HAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 543; Location: 641 COUNTRY CLUB ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WHITESVILLE ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 542; Location: 1700 WHITESVILLE ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • HILLCREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 530; Location: 3116 NEW FRANKLIN ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • LONG CANE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 520; Location: 238 LONG CANE ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • UNITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 484; Location: 525 PARK AVENUE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • MOUNTVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 475; Location: 4117 GREENVILLE ROAD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • BERTA WEATHERSBEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 467; Location: 1200 FORREST AVENUE; Grades: PK - 05)
Library in LaGrange:
  • TROUP-HARRIS-COWETA REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $1,779,345; Location: 115 ALFORD STREET; 211,003 books; 3,963 audio materials; 5,704 video materials; 438 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in LaGrange: La Grange Waterworks (A), American Legion Golf Club (B), Highlands Country Club (C), Louise Anderson Manget Hall (D), Samuel C Dobbs Hall (E), La Grange Memorial Library (F), Dixie Community Center (G), Ethel W Kight Library (H), Troup County Courthouse (I), Troup County Jail (J), Fire Station Number 1 (K), Pitts Hall (L), Coleman Library (M), Smith Hall (N), William Banks Library (O), William H Turner Hall (P), Dallas Street Community Building (Q), Callaway Auditorium (R), Callaway Center (S), Callaway Memorial Tower (T).

Shopping Centers: Lees Crossing Shopping Center (1), West Georgia Commons Shopping Center (2).

Churches in LaGrange include: Whitesville Street Methodist Church (A), Warren Temple Methodist Episcopal Church (B), Ware Street Baptist Church (C), Ward Chapel (D), Arbor Grove Baptist Church (E), Valley Grove Baptist Church (F), Unity Methodist Church (G), Unity Baptist Church (H).

Cemeteries: Newsom Cemetery (1), East View Cemetery (2), South View Cemetery (3), Rogers Cemetery (4), Restlawn Memorial Gardens (5), Mount Beulah Cemetery (6), Hill View Cemetery (7).

Reservoirs: Hutchins Lake (A), Piney Woods Lake (B), Newnan Development Lake South (C), Newnan Development Lake North (D), Newmans Pond (E).

Parks in LaGrange include: Broad Street Historic District (1), Callaway Park (2), Callaway Stadium (3), Granger Park (4), Ogletree Park (5), Pepperell Park (6), Sunny Point Recreation Area (7), Unity Park (8).

Post office: (A).  


LaGrange compared to Georgia state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in LaGrange:
  • WLAG (1240 AM; 1 kW; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC)
  • WTRP (620 AM; 1 kW; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CASEY NETWORK, LLC)
  • WGSE (720 AM; daytime; 8 kW; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in LaGrange:
  • W220AN (91.9 FM; LA GRANGE, ETC., GA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGP (98.1 FM; HOGANSVILLE, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAK (90.9 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: OAKSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W212BL (90.3 FM; LAGRANGE, GA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJSP-FM (88.1 FM; WARM SPRINGS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKZJ (95.7 FM; GREENVILLE, GA; Owner: DAVIS B/CASTING OF COLUMBUS, INC)
  • WCJM-FM (100.9 FM; WEST POINT, GA; Owner: QANTUM OF AUBURN LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSTH-FM (106.1 FM; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCGQ (107.3 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WELR-FM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE, AL; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC.)
  • WYFK (89.5 FM; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRLD-FM (95.3 FM; VALLEY, AL; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
TV broadcast stations around LaGrange:
  • WCAG-LP (Channel 33; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA-ALABAMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSWS-TV (Channel 66; OPELIKA, AL; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF OPELIKA)
  • WJSP-TV (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLTZ (Channel 38; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: LEWIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTX (Channel 54; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • WCGT-LP (Channel 16; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)

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