Lumber City, GA

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Lumber City Profile


Overview

Lumber City is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,254 people and just one neighborhood, Lumber City is the 294th largest community in Georgia.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lumber City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.77% of the Lumber City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lumber City is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lumber City who work in sales jobs (9.15%), healthcare (8.54%), and office and administrative support (7.32%).

Of important note, Lumber City is also a city of artists. Lumber City has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lumber City’s character.


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lumber City has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lumber City has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lumber City than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lumber City may be for you.

Being a small city, Lumber City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Lumber City Demographics

Lumber City ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 2.93% of people over 25 have a college degree.

The per capita income in Lumber City in 2010 was $13,882, which is low income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $55,528 for a family of four. Lumber City also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.97% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Lumber City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lumber City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lumber City residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Lumber City include Italian, French , German, and Irish.

The most common language spoken in Lumber City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lumber City 0.101011101001110
Georgia 3.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Lumber City 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30.22
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Lumber City 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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TELFAIR COUNTY


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Better than of GA school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to GA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Telfair County Middle School
3 W Highway 280
Mc Rae, GA, 31055
06-08
Telfair County Elementary
532 E Oak St
Mc Rae, GA, 31055
PK-05
Telfair County High School
458 S Third Ave
Mc Rae, GA, 31055
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.8% 62.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 93.8% 56.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.0%

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