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Georgia Camden County Public Schools

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County Profile

Incorporated: February 5, 1777

Population: 43,664

Total Area: 629.9 Square miles

Cities and Towns

• Woodbine (County Seat)

• Colesburg
• Dover Bluff
• Harrietts Bluff
• Kings Bay Base

• Kingsland
• St. Marys
• Tarboro
• Waverly
• White Oak

The county dates back to 1777 as a political entity, and was named after Charles Pratt, Earl of Camden. Pratt was an outspoken proponent of home rule for the colonies when he was the Lord Chancellor of England. Camden County was the second county organized in Georgia. Cumberland Island is the site of the ruins of Dungeness, the mansion of the family of Andrew Carnegie. Dungeness was built in the 1880s.

The county includes unspoiled Cumberland Island. Largely owned by the U.S. Department of the Interior, the island is accessible only by boat or plane. Nevertheless, Cumberland Island has almost 40,000 visitors annually.

Camden County is the site of the Kings Bay Submarine Base, home of the Trident Nuclear Submarine. Employment associated with construction of the base made Camden County the fastest growing county in the state in the 1980s.

The Crawfish Festival is celebrated annually in Woodbine and the Catfish Festival is held Labor Day weekend in Kingsland. St. Marys hosts the Annual Soberfest and the Rock Shrimp Festival.

Camden County is one of 159 counties in Georgia. It has 629.9 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 76.6 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 285.2%. On the 2000 census form, 98.1% of the population reported only one race, with 20.1% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 3.6% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.84 persons compared to an average family size of 3.22 persons.

In 2008 Public administration was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $45,010. Per capita income grew by 21.5% between 1998 and 2008 (adjusted for inflation).

 

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2008)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2009) 48,277 Covered Employment 15,038
   Growth (%) since 1990 60.0%    Average wage per job $33,495
Households (2000) 14,705 Manufacturing - % all jobs in County 4.7%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 20,507    Average wage per job $55,401
Unemployment Rate (2009) 8.7 Transportation & Warehousing - % all jobs in County 0.5%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $30,316    Average wage per job $41,065
Median Household Income (2008) $51,985 Health Care, Social Assist. - % all jobs in County 6.6%
Poverty Rate (2008) 12.3    Average wage per job $37,425
H.S. Diploma or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 83.3 Finance and Insurance - % all jobs in County 5.7%
Bachelor's Deg. or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 16.0    Average wage per job $28,957

 

 

1. CAMDEN County
Enrollment: HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 6300 Laurel Island Pkwy, Kingsland, GA 31548
Phone: (912) 729-7318
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 2,935
Grades: 9-12

2. CAMDEN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 1300 Middle School Rd, Kingsland, GA 31548
Phone: (912) 729-3113
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 1,172
Grades: 6-8

3. CROOKED RIVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 3570 Charlie Smith Sr Hwy, Saint Marys, GA 31558
Phone: (912) 673-6995
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 465
Grades: PK-5

4. DAVID L RAINER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 850 May Creek Dr, Kingsland, GA 31548
Phone: (912) 729-9071
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 597
Grades: PK-5

5. KINGSLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 900 W King Ave, Kingsland, GA 31548
Phone: (912) 729-5246
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 487
Grades: PK-5

6. MAMIE LOU GROSS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 277 Roberts Path, Woodbine, GA 31569
Phone: (912) 576-4800
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 394
Grades: PK-5

7. MARY LEE CLARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 2900 Mickler Dr, Saint Marys, GA 31558
Phone: (912) 882-4373
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 691
Grades: PK-5

8. MATILDA HARRIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1100 The Lakes Blvd, Kingsland, GA 31548
Phone: (912) 729-2940
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 494
Grades: PK-5

9. SAINT MARYS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 510 Osborne St, Saint Marys, GA 31558
Phone: (912) 882-4839
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 465
Grades: PK-5

10. SAINT MARYS MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 205 Martha Dr, Saint Marys, GA 31558
Phone: (912) 882-8626
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 1,000
Grades: 6-8

11. SUGARMILL ELEMENTARY
Address: 2885 Winding Rd, Saint Marys, GA 31558
Phone: (912) 882-8191
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 607
Grades: PK-5

12. WOODBINE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 495 Broadwood Dr, Woodbine, GA 31569
Phone: (912) 576-5245
County: Camden County
Enrollment: 394
Grades: PK-5


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