Buckhead, Georgia

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This article is about the town in Morgan County. For the uptown district in Fulton County, within Atlanta, Georgia, see Buckhead, Atlanta. For other uses, see Buckhead (disambiguation).
Buckhead, Georgia
Town
Location in Morgan County and the state of Georgia
Location in Morgan County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 33°34′5″N 83°21′45″W / 33.56806°N 83.36250°W / 33.56806; -83.36250Coordinates: 33°34′5″N 83°21′45″W / 33.56806°N 83.36250°W / 33.56806; -83.36250
Country United States
State Georgia
County Morgan
Area
 • Total 0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
 • Land 0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 626 ft (190 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 171
 • Density 210/sq mi (81/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 30625
Area code(s) 706
FIPS code 13-11672[1]
GNIS feature ID 0354900[2]

Buckhead is a town in Morgan County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 171 people.

Geography[edit]

Buckhead is located at 33°34′5″N 83°21′45″W / 33.56806°N 83.36250°W / 33.56806; -83.36250 (33.568012, -83.362443).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 240
1910 384 60.0%
1920 451 17.4%
1930 273 −39.5%
1940 214 −21.6%
1950 220 2.8%
1960 169 −23.2%
1970 177 4.7%
1980 219 23.7%
1990 176 −19.6%
2000 205 16.5%
2010 171 −16.6%
Est. 2014 171 [4] 0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 205 people, 68 households, and 55 families residing in the town. The population density was 257.5 people per square mile (98.9/km²). There were 81 housing units at an average density of 101.8/sq mi (39.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 65.37% White, 29.27% African American, 5.37% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.93% of the population.

There were 68 households out of which 41.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.6% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.1% were non-families. 14.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.01 and the average family size was 3.36.

In the town the population was spread out with 32.7% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 30.7% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 7.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 109.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $35,208, and the median income for a family was $36,458. Males had a median income of $30,179 versus $19,432 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,253. About 18.4% of families and 22.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 27.1% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

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