Polk ( Georgia )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Polk compared with those of the Georgia state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Polk (Georgia) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 41,091

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 38,127

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 2,964 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 7.8%

County of Polk (Georgia) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 311.14

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 122.60

County of Polk (Georgia) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 3,390

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 8.2%

Georgia 7.5%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 10,902

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 26.5%

Georgia 26.2%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 5,334

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 13.0%

Georgia 9.7%

USA 12.4%

County of Polk (Georgia) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49.8%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 49.8%

Georgia 50.8%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.2%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 50.2%

Georgia 49.2%

USA 49.3%

County of Polk (Georgia) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 8,998

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 30 minutes.

County of Polk (Georgia) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 35,117

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 85.5%

Georgia 65.8%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,304

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 12.9%

Georgia 29.9%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 126

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 0.3%

Georgia 0.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 210

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 0.5%

Georgia 2.8%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 35

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 0.1%

Georgia 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 299

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 0.7%

Georgia 1.1%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 4,277

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 10.4%

Georgia 7.5%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 31,035

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 75.5%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Polk 75.5%

Georgia 58.9%

USA 66.4%

County of Polk (Georgia) More population data

Births 2004 = 686

Deaths 2004 = 498

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 6

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 57.6%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Polk 57.6%

Georgia 49.2%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 6.0%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Polk 6.0%

Georgia 7.1%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 7.9%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Polk 7.9%

Georgia 9.9%

USA 17.9%

County of Polk (Georgia) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 880

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 21,754

County of Polk (Georgia) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 16,759

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 1,700

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 11.3%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Polk 11.3%

Georgia 18.0%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 71.3%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Polk 71.3%

Georgia 67.5%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 73,900

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 11%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Polk 11%

Georgia 21%

USA 26%

County of Polk (Georgia) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 14,012

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.66

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,617

Median household income 2004 = $ 34,514

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 15.0%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Polk 15.0%

Georgia 13.7%

USA 12.7%

County of Polk (Georgia) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 63.3%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Polk 63.3%

Georgia 78.6%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 8.0%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Polk 8.0%

Georgia 24.3%

USA 24.4%

County of Polk (Georgia) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 21,116

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 916

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 4.3%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Polk 4.3%

Georgia 4.6%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 16,225

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 2,084

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 2,071

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 484,013

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 29,831

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 629

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 9,683

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 14.8%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Polk 14.8%

Georgia 0.2%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 2,291

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 25,706

Total number of firms 2002 = 2,509

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 20.8%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 524,993

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 215,323

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 5,446

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 211

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 25,334

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 52,041

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 239,604

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 5,950

Airport Cornelius-Moore Field - Bridge Kings Bridge - Building Cedartown City Hall - Hawkes Library - Pineville (historical) - Polk County Courthouse - Cemetery Edmondson Cemetery - Greenwood Cemetery - Hightower Cemetery - Hutching Cemetery - Jones Cemetery - Lime Branch Cemetery - Macedonia Cemetery - Maple Springs Cemetery - Northview Cemetery - Northview Cemetery - Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery - Pine Bower Baptist Church Cemetery - Polk Memorial Gardens - Red Hill Cemetery - Rockmart Memorial Gardens - Rose Hill Cemetery - Saint Johns Cemetery - Sanders Cemetery - Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery - South Side Cemetery - Wimberly Hill Baptist Church Cemetery - Church Antioch Church - Aragon Baptist Church - Bellview Church - Bellview Church - Benedict Baptist Church - Berry Grove Church - Bethel Church - Bethlehem Church - Bethlehem Church - Blooming Grove Church - Calvary Assembly of God Church - Calvary Church - Cedar Springs Baptist Church (historical) - Chapel of Saint Bernadette - Church of Christ - Church of God - Church of God (historical) - Cleveland Chapel - Collard Valley Church - Congregational Holiness Church - Cornerstone Church - County Line Church - Crossroads Church - Daniel Merner Chapel - Eastview Baptist Church - Eastview Baptist Church - Eastview Church - Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church - Euharlee Church - First Baptist Church of Cedartown - First Baptist Church of Rockmart - First United Methodist Church - Floyd Creek Church - Freedom Church - Friendly Baptist Church - Friendship Baptist Church - Friendship Church - Friendship Church - Gordon Hill Church - Harmony Church - Hills Creek Church - Hillside Mission - Holiness Church - Home View Church (historical) - Jackson Chapel - Lake Creek Church - Lake Creek Church - Lake View Church - Lees Chapel - Lime Branch Church - Little Cedar Church - Live Oak Church - Marietta African Methodist Episcopal Church - Memorial Methodist Church - Morning View Church - Mount Home Church - Mount Sinai Church - New Bethel Church - New Euharlee Church - New Harmony Church - New Home Church - New Hope Church - New Prospect Church - Noah Chapel - Oak Grove Baptist Church - Oak Ridge Church - Open Door Church - Piedmont Avenue Baptist Church - Pine Bower Baptist Church - Pleasant Hill Church - Saint James Episcopal Church - Saint Lukes Church - Salem Church (historical) - Sardis Church - Second Baptist Church of Cedartown - Second Baptist Church of Rockmart - Seney Church - Shady Grove Church - Shiloh Baptist Church - Southside Baptist Church - Springdale Church - Valley Grove Church - Valley View Church - Van Wert Church - Victory Church - Ware Grove Church - Wesley Chapel - West Aragon Church - Wimberly Hill Baptist Church - Youngs Grove Church - Civil Polk County - Dam Big Cedar Creek Structure Number 13 Dam - Big Cedar Creek Structure Number 50 Dam - Casey Lake Dam - Cedar Rock Lake Dam - Crawford Lake Dam - Culp Lake Dam - Euharlee Creek Structure Number 51 Dam - Euharlee Creek Structure Number 76 Dam - Euharlee Creek Structure Number Four Dam - Euharlee Structure Number 49 Dam - Hightower Lake Dam Number One - Hobson Lake Dam - Hunts Lake Dam - King Lake Dam - Kirkpatrick Lake Dam - Lake Dorene Dam - Lower Coots Lake Dam - Lower Elder Lake Dam - Parham Springs Lake Dam - Pepper Lake Dam - Pine Hill Lake Dam - Springdale Lake Dam - Stringers Lake Dam - Upper Coots Lake Dam - Upper Elder Lake Dam - Vance Lake Dam - Williams Lake Dam - York Lake Dam - Falls Hightower Falls - Flat White Bottom - Hospital Polk General Hospital - Polk Medical Center - Locale Aragon Station - Beatty Switch - Benedicts Mill - Camp Antioch - Camp Shepherd - Cedar Valley Country Club - Cherokee Country Club - Esom Station (historical) - Fort Cedar Town - Hematite Crossing - Hickman Junction (historical) - Hightower Mill (historical) - Oremont Station - Simpson Mill (historical) - Military (Historical) Fort Cedartown (historical) - Mine Deaton Mine - Woodward Mine - Park Optimist Field - Peek Forest Park - Populated Place Akes - Antioch - Aragon - Benedict - Brewers (historical) - Briscoe (historical) - Caseyville - Cedartown - Don (historical) - Esom Hill - Etna - Fearing (historical) - Fish - Fish Creek - Friendship - Fullwood Springs - Grady (historical) - Greenway (historical) - Hamlet (historical) - Iron Stab - Lake Creek - Portland - Posco (historical) - Prior - Ravenel (historical) - Red Ore (historical) - Rockmart - Seney - Treat (historical) - Van Wert - Walthrall (historical) - Winkles (historical) - Youngs - Post Office Aragon Post Office - Berry Post Office (historical) - Cedartown Post Office - Esom Hill Post Office - Etna Post Office (historical) - Fish Post Office (historical) - Hamlet Post Office (historical) - Lakecreek Post Office (historical) - Lime Branch Post Office (historical) - Oremont Post Office (historical) - Portland Post Office (historical) - Posco Post Office (historical) - Priors Post Office (historical) - Seney Post Office (historical) - Walthrall Post Office (historical) - Youngs Post Office (historical) - Reservoir Becks Lake - Benedicts Pond - Bentley Lake - Brocks Lake - Camp Shepherd Lake - Casey Lake - Cedar Rock Lake - Coots Lake - Crawford Lake - Culp Lake - Davis Lake - Dorene Lake - Elder Lakes - Everett Lake - Forsyth Lake - Hightower Lake - Hobson Lake - Hunts Lake - Johnson Lake - King Lake - Kirkpatrick Lake - Lake Dorene - Last Lake - Lindsey Lake - Lower Coots Lake - Lower Elder Lake - Lower Hightower Falls Lake - Parham Springs Lake - Parham Springs Lake - Pepper Lake - Pettit Lake - Pine Hill Lake - Shiloh Lake - Smith Lake - Springdale Lake - Stringers Lake - Upper Coots Lake - Upper Elder Lake - Vance Lake - Williams Lake - York Lake - School Antioch School (historical) - Benedict School - Biggers School (historical) - Brewster School - Cedar Hill High School (historical) - Cedar Hill School - Cedartown High School - College Street School - Eastview Public School (historical) - Elm Street School - Ethel Harpst School for Dependent Children (historical) - Euharlee School - Fite School - Fite School (historical) - Goodyear Elementary School - Jones School (historical) - Lake Creek School - Lyle School - Northside School - Old Brewster School (historical) - Purks Middle School - Rockmart High School - West End Grammar School (historical) - Spring Browder Spring - Cedartown Spring - Davette Spring - Deaton Spring - Everett Springs - Fish Spring - Jones Spring - Locke Spring - Parham Springs - Philpott Spring - West Spring - Youngs Spring - Stream Baker Pole Branch - Bordens Creek - Dry Creek - Esom Slough - Fish Creek - Forked Branch - Hematite Branch - Hills Creek - Hutchings Creek - Lime Branch - Little Cedar Creek - Mackey Branch - McCurry Creek - Mineral Spring Branch - Parham Springs Creek - Popham Branch - Pumpkin Pile Creek - Riles Creek - Sat Brown Branch - Simpson Creek - Tan Yard Branch - Thompson Creek - Winkley Branch - Summit Brewster Mountain - Casey Mountain - Cobb Mountain - Dugdown Mountain - Etna Mountain - Everett Mountain - Hightower Mountain - Loveless Mountain - Paris Mountain - Potato Hill - Shorty Mountain - Signal Mountain - Treat Mountain - Vinson Mountain - Tower WGAA-AM (Cedartown) - WZOT-AM (Rockmart) - Valley Devils Darning Needle Hollow - Etna Valley - Happy Hollow - Morgan Valley .