Walnut Grove, Georgia

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Walnut Grove, Georgia
Town
Location in Walton County and the state of Georgia
Location in Walton County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 33°44′44″N 83°51′26″W / 33.74556°N 83.85722°W / 33.74556; -83.85722Coordinates: 33°44′44″N 83°51′26″W / 33.74556°N 83.85722°W / 33.74556; -83.85722
Country United States
State Georgia
County Walton
Area
 • Total 1.5 sq mi (3.9 km2)
 • Land 1.5 sq mi (3.9 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 922 ft (281 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,241
 • Density 827.3/sq mi (318.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 30052
Area code(s) 470/678/770
FIPS code 13-80228[1]
GNIS feature ID 0333357[2]

Walnut Grove is a town in Walton County, Georgia, United States. The population was 1,241 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Walnut Grove is located at 33°44′44″N 83°51′26″W / 33.74556°N 83.85722°W / 33.74556; -83.85722 (33.745470, -83.857319).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.9 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 1,241 people, 443 households, and 349 families residing in the town. The population density was 813.9 people per square mile (315.2/km²). There were 473 housing units at an average density of 310.2 per square mile (120.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 94.20% White, 2.66% African American, 1.37% Asian, 0.24% from other races, and 1.53% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.13% of the population.

There were 443 households out of which 45.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.1% were married couples living together, 8.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.2% were non-families. 16.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.15.

In the town the population was spread out with 31.2% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 39.6% from 25 to 44, 17.6% from 45 to 64, and 5.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 105.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.1 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $54,464, and the median income for a family was $57,917. Males had a median income of $38,417 versus $29,038 for females. The per capita income for the town was $21,333. About 6.2% of families and 6.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.1% of those under age 18 and 9.7% of those age 65 or over.

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