Weston, Georgia

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Weston, Georgia
Unincorporated community
Weston
Weston
Location in Webster County and the state of Georgia
Location in Webster County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 31°58′40″N 84°36′56″W / 31.97778°N 84.61556°W / 31.97778; -84.61556Coordinates: 31°58′40″N 84°36′56″W / 31.97778°N 84.61556°W / 31.97778; -84.61556
Country United States
State Georgia
County Webster
Area
 • Total 0.9 sq mi (2.4 km2)
 • Land 0.9 sq mi (2.4 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 509 ft (155 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 75
 • Density 83.3/sq mi (31.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 31832
Area code(s) 229
FIPS code 13-82076[1]
GNIS feature ID 0333396[2]

Weston is an unincorporated community in Webster County, Georgia. The population was 75 at the 2000 census. In 2009, the former town was disincorporated and consolidated with the Unified Government of Webster County.

Geography[edit]

Weston is located at 31°58′40″N 84°36′56″W / 31.97778°N 84.61556°W / 31.97778; -84.61556 (31.977666, -84.615451).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 66
1880 176 166.7%
1890 215 22.2%
1900 273 27.0%
1910 319 16.8%
1920 208 −34.8%
1930 235 13.0%
1940 173 −26.4%
1950 162 −6.4%
1960 120 −25.9%
1970 73 −39.2%
1980 109 49.3%
1990 42 −61.5%
2000 75 78.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 75 people, 29 households, and 20 families residing in the town. The population density was 79.5 people per square mile (30.8/km²). There were 42 housing units at an average density of 44.5 per square mile (17.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 81.33% White and 18.67% African American.

There were 29 households out of which 37.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.5% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.6% were non-families. 27.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.19.

In the town the population was spread out with 21.3% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 21.3% from 25 to 44, 30.7% from 45 to 64, and 20.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 102.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $41,000, and the median income for a family was $41,875. Males had a median income of $28,125 versus $18,750 for females. The per capita income for the town was $22,275. There were no families and 3.0% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 66.7% of those over 64.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.