Pineview, Georgia

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Pineview, Georgia
Town
Location in Wilcox County and the state of Georgia
Location in Wilcox County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 32°6′36″N 83°30′2″W / 32.11000°N 83.50056°W / 32.11000; -83.50056Coordinates: 32°6′36″N 83°30′2″W / 32.11000°N 83.50056°W / 32.11000; -83.50056
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountyWilcox
Area
 • Total2 sq mi (5.1 km2)
 • Land2 sq mi (5.1 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation292 ft (89 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total532
 • Density266/sq mi (104.3/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code31071
Area code(s)229
FIPS code13-61320[1]
GNIS feature ID0320671[2]
 
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Pineview, Georgia
Town
Location in Wilcox County and the state of Georgia
Location in Wilcox County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 32°6′36″N 83°30′2″W / 32.11000°N 83.50056°W / 32.11000; -83.50056Coordinates: 32°6′36″N 83°30′2″W / 32.11000°N 83.50056°W / 32.11000; -83.50056
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountyWilcox
Area
 • Total2 sq mi (5.1 km2)
 • Land2 sq mi (5.1 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation292 ft (89 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total532
 • Density266/sq mi (104.3/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code31071
Area code(s)229
FIPS code13-61320[1]
GNIS feature ID0320671[2]

Pineview is a town in Wilcox County, Georgia, United States. The population was 532 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Pineview is located at 32°6′36″N 83°30′2″W / 32.11000°N 83.50056°W / 32.11000; -83.50056 (32.110021, -83.500645).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.2 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 532 people, 185 households, and 120 families residing in the town. The population density was 271.6 people per square mile (104.8/km²). There were 218 housing units at an average density of 111.3 per square mile (42.9/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 35.71% White, 62.78% African American, 0.19% Asian, 0.75% from other races, and 0.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.75% of the population.

There were 185 households out of which 30.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 28.6% were married couples living together, 29.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.6% were non-families. 33.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 3.10.

In the town the population was spread out with 26.1% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 20.3% from 25 to 44, 20.5% from 45 to 64, and 25.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 77.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 69.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $17,850, and the median income for a family was $19,904. Males had a median income of $22,250 versus $17,292 for females. The per capita income for the town was $11,914. About 34.9% of families and 38.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 51.3% of those under age 18 and 27.9% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

The Wilcox County School District holds grades pre-school to grade twelve, that consists of one elementary school, a middle school, and a high school.[4] The district has 90 full-time teachers and over 1,439 students.[5]

The schools, located in Rochelle, are:

Notable native[edit]

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. ^ Georgia Board of Education, Retrieved June 30, 2010.
  5. ^ School Stats, Retrieved June 30, 2010.