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Georgia Pike County Public Schools

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County Profile

Incorporated: December 9, 1822

Population: 13,688

Total Area: 218.4 Square miles

Cities and Towns

• Zebulon (County Seat)

• Concord
• Meansville
• Molena
• Williamson

Pike County was created from part of Monroe County in 1822. Georgia's 57th county and its county seat, Zebulon, were named for Zebulon Montgomery Pike. An expedition led by Pike in 1805 attempted (and failed) to trace the Mississippi River to its source. He discovered Pike's Peak on the same expedition.

The Pike County Courthouse, built in 1895, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Agriculture and forestry are still the main industries in Pike County, though the county is feeling the effects of Atlanta's growth. The county is one of Georgia's major peach producers.

Pike County has been the site for the filming of several motion pictures, including Murder In Coweta County , Cold Sassy Tree , and Tank .

Pike County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 218.4 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 81.1 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 87.1%. On the 2000 census form, 99.4% of the population reported only one race, with 14.8% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.2% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.81 persons compared to an average family size of 3.18 persons.

In 2008 educational services was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $27,444. Per capita income grew by 5.3% 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) 17,721 Covered Employment 2,354
   Growth (%) since 1990 73.3%    Average wage per job $28,695
Households (2000) 4,755 Manufacturing - % all jobs in County 8.0%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 8,113    Average wage per job $37,593
Unemployment Rate (2009) 10.6 Transportation & Warehousing - % all jobs in County 1.4%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $29,159    Average wage per job $40,294
Median Household Income (2008) $57,143 Health Care, Social Assist. - % all jobs in County 0.3%
Poverty Rate (2008) 10.6    Average wage per job $34,588
H.S. Diploma or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 75.3 Finance and Insurance - % all jobs in County 6.0%
Bachelor's Deg. or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 14.0    Average wage per job $36,037

 

 

1. CARVER ROAD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 2185 Carver Rd, Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 229-3739
County: Pike County
Enrollment: 480
Grades: 6-8

2. PIKE County
Enrollment: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 607 Pirate Dr, Zebulon, GA 30295
Phone: (770) 567-4444
County: Pike County
Enrollment: 813 3-5

3. PIKE County
Enrollment: HIGH SCHOOL
Address: P.O. Box 386, Zebulon, GA 30295
Phone: (770) 567-8770
County: Pike County
Enrollment: 1,022
Grades: 9-12

4. PIKE County
Enrollment: MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: P.O. Box 405, 7450 Us Hwy 19, Zebulon, GA 30295
Phone: (770) 567-3353
County: Pike County
Enrollment: 818
Grades: 6-8

5. PIKE County
Enrollment: PRIMARY SCHOOL
Address: 7218 Highway 19 S, Zebulon, GA 30295
Phone: (770) 567-8443
County: Pike County
Enrollment: 820
Grades: PK-2


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