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Georgia Clinch County Public Schools

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County Profile

Incorporated: February 14, 1850

Population: 6,878

Total Area: 809.4 Square miles

Cities and Towns

• Homerville (County Seat)

• Cogdell
• Council
• DuPont
• Edith
• Fargo

• Sirmans
• Thelma
• Withers

Clinch County, the 94th county formed in Georgia, was created from portions of Ware and Lowndes counties in 1850. The county was named for General Duncan Clinch, who served in the War of 1812, defeated the Seminole Indian Chief Osceola in Florida, and later served in the U.S. Congress.

Part of the Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge lies in Clinch County. Both the St. Mary's and Suwannee Rivers rise within the swamp. World famous Stephen C. Foster State Park is located in Fargo. The park's boat tours are a twisting and turning adventure through the Okefenokee Swamp.

The largest festival in Clinch County is the Timberland Jubilee, held in Homerville in October to honor the contributions of the timber industry to the local economy. Events include a Timberland Run, an Arts and Craft Show, and other entertainment.

Clinch County is one of 159 counties in Georgia. It has 809.3 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 8.6 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 7.4%. On the 2000 census form, 99.2% of the population reported only one race, with 29.5% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 0.8% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.60 persons compared to an average family size of 3.09 persons.

In 2008 manufacturing was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $33,866. Per capita income grew by 0.5% 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) 6,988 Covered Employment 2,555
   Growth (%) since 1990 13.4%    Average wage per job $27,006
Households (2000) 2,512 Manufacturing - % all jobs in County 32.1%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 2,879    Average wage per job $33,866
Unemployment Rate (2009) 10.4 Transportation & Warehousing - % all jobs in County 0.7%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $22,272    Average wage per job $34,644
Median Household Income (2008) $31,396 Health Care, Social Assist. - % all jobs in County 5.8%
Poverty Rate (2008) 24.8    Average wage per job $24,236
H.S. Diploma or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 58.9 Finance and Insurance - % all jobs in County D
Bachelor's Deg. or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 10.4    Average wage per job D

 

 

1. CLINCH County
Enrollment: ELEMENTARY
Address: 575 Woodlake Dr, Homerville, GA 31634
Phone: (912) 487-5385
County: Clinch County
Enrollment: 383
Grades: 4-7

2. CLINCH County
Enrollment: HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 863 Carswell St, Homerville, GA 31634
Phone: (912) 487-5366
County: Clinch County
Enrollment: 503
Grades: 8-12

3. CLINCH County
Enrollment: ISS CENTER
Address: 863 N Carswell ST., Homerville, GA 31634
Phone: (912) 487-5366
County: Clinch County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

4. CLINCH County
Enrollment: PRE K
Address: 427 West Dame Avenue, Homerville, GA 31634
Phone: (912) 487-3484
County: Clinch County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

5. CLINCH County
Enrollment: PRIMARY SCHOOL
Address: 575 Woodlake Dr, Homerville, GA 31634
Phone: (912) 487-5385
County: Clinch County
Enrollment: 531
Grades: PK-3

6. CROSSROADS ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
Address: 427 West Dame Avenue, Homerville, GA 31634
Phone: (912) 487-3484
County: Clinch County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

7. FARGO CHARTER SCHOOL
Address: P.O. Box 267, Fargo, GA 31631
Phone: (912) 637-5466
County: Clinch County
Enrollment: 27
Grades: KG-3


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