Edge Hill, Georgia

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Edge Hill, Georgia
Location in Glascock County and the state of Georgia
Location in Glascock County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 33°9′11″N 82°37′36″W / 33.15306°N 82.62667°W / 33.15306; -82.62667Coordinates: 33°9′11″N 82°37′36″W / 33.15306°N 82.62667°W / 33.15306; -82.62667
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountyGlascock
Area
 • Total0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
 • Land0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
486 ft (148 m)
Population
 • Total24
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
24
 • Density200/sq mi (60/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
30810
Area code(s)706
FIPS code13-26224[2]
GNIS feature ID0355642[3]

Edge Hill is a city in Glascock County, Georgia, United States. The population was 24 at the 2010 census. It is the smallest incorporated city in Georgia by population.[2]

History[edit]

A post office called Edgehill was established in 1902, and closed in 1903.[4] The Georgia General Assembly incorporated the place on January 1, 1939.[5] The name "Edge Hill" is descriptive of the town site.[6]

Geography[edit]

Edge Hill is located at 33°9′11″N 82°37′36″W / 33.15306°N 82.62667°W / 33.15306; -82.62667 (33.153078, -82.626635).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
196055
197046−16.4%
19805315.2%
199022−58.5%
20003036.4%
201024−20.0%
Est. 201624[1]0.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]

As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 24 people residing in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 100.0% White.

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 30 people, 11 households, and 9 families residing in the city. The population density was 161.7 people per square mile (61.0/km²). There were 16 housing units at an average density of 86.2 per square mile (32.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.67% White, and 3.33% from two or more races.

There were 11 households out of which 45.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 90.9% were married couples living together, and 9.1% were non-families. 9.1% of all households were made up of individuals and none had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 2.90.

In the city, the population was spread out with 26.7% under the age of 18, 3.3% from 18 to 24, 23.3% from 25 to 44, 23.3% from 45 to 64, and 23.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females, there were 114.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 83.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $58,125, and the median income for a family was $59,375. Males had a median income of $29,375 versus $26,250 for females. The per capita income for the city was $19,409. There were 18.2% of families and 9.3% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 50.0% of those over 64. According to the 2010 Census, the population of the city was 24, all of which were White. None were Hispanic and Latino (of any race)[9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b c "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 2 May 2018.
  5. ^ "Edge Hill". GeorgiaGov. Retrieved 2 May 2018.
  6. ^ Krakow, Kenneth K. (1975). Georgia Place-Names: Their History and Origins (PDF). Macon, GA: Winship Press. p. 70. ISBN 0-915430-00-2.
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  9. ^ http://censusviewer.com/city/GA/Edgehill/2010

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