GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Fort Gaines, GA

Fort Gaines, GA is located in Clay County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Fort Gaines is about 963 with about 77 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,388.

The Average Home Value is $52,600.00, which is roughly 62% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 72% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $25,325.00, which is roughly 49% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 56% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fort Gaines is about 31.5%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Clay County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 19.37% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 55.09%
Republican: 44.42%
Libertarian: 0.49%


Nearby Locations

Bluffton, GA (9.40 mi.)
Coleman, GA (10.58 mi.)
Morris, GA (14.76 mi.)
Blakely, GA (17.17 mi.)
Edison, GA (18.37 mi.)
Georgetown, GA (18.86 mi.)
Cuthbert, GA (18.95 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39851
Latitude : 31.648189
Longitude : -85.033722
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 254 ft.
Area Code(s) : 229

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.33
Male Population Estimate : 45.35%
Female Population Estimate : 54.65%
Median Age : 45.1
Male Median Age : 44.1
Female Median Age : 45.7

White Population Estimate : 33.96%
Black Population Estimate : 65.91%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.96%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.25%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Other Population Estimate : 0.59%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Gaines specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Clay County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Clay County: About 200 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Clay County is about 31% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.