Argyle, Georgia

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Argyle, Georgia
Town
Argyle Community Center
Argyle Community Center
Location in Clinch County and the state of Georgia
Location in Clinch County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 31°4′26″N 82°38′57″W / 31.07389°N 82.64917°W / 31.07389; -82.64917Coordinates: 31°4′26″N 82°38′57″W / 31.07389°N 82.64917°W / 31.07389; -82.64917
Country United States
State Georgia
County Clinch
Area
 • Total 1.7 sq mi (4.5 km2)
 • Land 1.7 sq mi (4.5 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 161 ft (49 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 212
 • Density 88.8/sq mi (33.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 31623
Area code(s) 912
FIPS code 13-02844[1]
GNIS feature ID 0354387[2]

Argyle is a town in Clinch County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 212.[3]

Geography[edit]

Argyle is located at 31°04′26″N 82°38′57″W / 31.073938°N 82.649276°W / 31.073938; -82.649276.[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.7 square miles (4.4 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 180
1920 332 84.4%
1930 311 −6.3%
1940 278 −10.6%
1950 244 −12.2%
1960 225 −7.8%
1970 206 −8.4%
1980 206 0.0%
1990 206 0.0%
2000 151 −26.7%
2010 212 40.4%
Est. 2015 215 [5] 1.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 151 people, 49 households, and 39 families residing in the town. The population density was 87.8 people per square mile (33.9/km²). There were 64 housing units at an average density of 37.2 per square mile (14.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 73.51% White, 19.87% African American, 2.65% Native American, and 3.97% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.65% of the population.

There were 49 households out of which 40.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.3% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.4% were non-families. 20.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.08 and the average family size was 3.56.

In the town, the population was spread out with 31.1% under the age of 18, 13.2% from 18 to 24, 31.8% from 25 to 44, 16.6% from 45 to 64, and 7.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females there were 86.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $26,250, and the median income for a family was $30,250. Males had a median income of $25,000 versus $16,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $7,672. There were 37.8% of families and 32.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including 49.0% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by relatively high temperatures and evenly distributed precipitation throughout the year. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Argyle has a Humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[7]

Climate data for Argyle, Georgia
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 17
(62)
19
(66)
23
(73)
27
(80)
30
(86)
32
(90)
33
(92)
33
(91)
31
(87)
27
(80)
22
(72)
18
(64)
26
(79)
Average low °C (°F) 3
(37)
4
(40)
7
(45)
11
(51)
15
(59)
19
(66)
21
(69)
21
(69)
18
(65)
12
(54)
7
(45)
4
(39)
12
(53)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 114
(4.5)
104
(4.1)
122
(4.8)
84
(3.3)
89
(3.5)
142
(5.6)
163
(6.4)
157
(6.2)
109
(4.3)
66
(2.6)
64
(2.5)
89
(3.5)
1,306
(51.4)
Source: Weatherbase [8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=DEC_10_SF1_GCTP2.ST13&prodType=table
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  7. ^ Climate Summary for Argyle, Georgia
  8. ^ "Weatherbase.com". Weatherbase. 2013.  Retrieved on September 28, 2013.