Temple, Georgia

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Temple, Georgia
City
Location in Carroll County and the state of Georgia
Location in Carroll County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 33°44′9″N 85°1′38″W / 33.73583°N 85.02722°W / 33.73583; -85.02722Coordinates: 33°44′9″N 85°1′38″W / 33.73583°N 85.02722°W / 33.73583; -85.02722
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountiesCarroll, Haralson
Area
 • Total6.9 sq mi (17.7 km2)
 • Land6.8 sq mi (17.5 km2)
 • Water0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation1,171 ft (357 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total4,228
 • Density345.4/sq mi (134.6/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code30179
Area code(s)770
FIPS code13-75832[1]
GNIS feature ID0333205[2]
 
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Temple, Georgia
City
Location in Carroll County and the state of Georgia
Location in Carroll County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 33°44′9″N 85°1′38″W / 33.73583°N 85.02722°W / 33.73583; -85.02722Coordinates: 33°44′9″N 85°1′38″W / 33.73583°N 85.02722°W / 33.73583; -85.02722
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountiesCarroll, Haralson
Area
 • Total6.9 sq mi (17.7 km2)
 • Land6.8 sq mi (17.5 km2)
 • Water0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation1,171 ft (357 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total4,228
 • Density345.4/sq mi (134.6/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code30179
Area code(s)770
FIPS code13-75832[1]
GNIS feature ID0333205[2]

Temple is a city in Carroll and Haralson counties in the U.S. state of Georgia. The population was 2,383 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Temple is located at 33°44′9″N 85°1′38″W / 33.73583°N 85.02722°W / 33.73583; -85.02722 (33.735723, -85.027298).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.9 square miles (18 km2), of which 6.8 square miles (18 km2) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) (1.46%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,383 people, 864 households, and 664 families residing in the city. The population density was 352.3 people per square mile (136.1/km²). There were 956 housing units at an average density of 141.3 per square mile (54.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 84.47% White, 13.72% African American, 0.25% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.38% from other races, and 0.97% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.80% of the population.

There were 864 households out of which 39.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.2% were married couples living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.1% were non-families. 19.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.11.

In the city the population was spread out with 28.5% under the age of 18, 10.5% from 18 to 24, 32.8% from 25 to 44, 19.8% from 45 to 64, and 8.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 91.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.9 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $39,063, and the median income for a family was $40,679. Males had a median income of $34,028 versus $22,963 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,301. About 5.5% of families and 8.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.4% of those under age 18 and 14.0% of those age 65 or over.

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. 

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