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Georgia Spalding County Public Schools

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County Profile

Incorporated: December 20, 1851

Population: 58,417

Total Area: 198 Square miles

Cities and Towns

• Griffin (County Seat)

• Orchard Hill
• Sunny Side

Spalding County was formed in 1851 from parts of Fayette, Henry and Pike counties. The 96th county created in the state was named after Thomas Spalding, the first Georgian known to have successfully harvested cotton and sugar cane.

Griffin was named for General L. Griffin, the first president of the Monroe Railroad. This railroad later became the Central of Georgia.

A walking tour organized by the Griffin Historical and Preservation Society covers 38 properties in and around the Griffin Commercial Historic District. Examples of the places listed on the National Register include the Lewis-Mills House (1850s), the Hill-Kurtz House (1860) and Middle Georgia Medical College (1859).

Spalding County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 198.0 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 326.8 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 47.8%. On the 2000 census form, 99.1% of the population reported only one race, with 31.1% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.6% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.67 persons compared to an average family size of 3.12 persons.

In 2008 health care and social assistance was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $31,051. Per capita income declined by 0.4% 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) 64,708 Covered Employment 22,259
   Growth (%) since 1990 18.8%    Average wage per job $31,770
Households (2000) 21,519 Manufacturing - % all jobs in County 15.2%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 28,865    Average wage per job $45,253
Unemployment Rate (2009) 13.6 Transportation & Warehousing - % all jobs in County 1.6%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $28,045    Average wage per job $41,353
Median Household Income (2008) $41,450 Health Care, Social Assist. - % all jobs in County 15.7%
Poverty Rate (2008) 17.9    Average wage per job $31,051
H.S. Diploma or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 67.8 Finance and Insurance - % all jobs in County 2.2%
Bachelor's Deg. or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 12.5    Average wage per job $42,029

 

 

1. ANNE STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 802 Anne St, Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 229-3746
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 445
Grades: PK-5

2. ATKINSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 307 Atkinson Dr, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3715
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 455
Grades: PK-5

3. AZ KELSEY ACADEMY
Address: 200 A Z Kelsey Ave, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-4365
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 82
Grades: 9-12

4. BEAVERBROOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 251 Birdie Rd, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3750
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 457
Grades: PK-5

5. COWAN ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1233 Cowan Rd, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3790
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 672
Grades: PK-5

6. COWAN ROAD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 1185 Cowan Rd, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3722
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 611
Grades: 6-8

7. CRESCENT ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 201 Crescent Rd, Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 229-3719
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 412
Grades: PK-5

8. FUTRAL ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 180 Futral Rd, Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 229-3735
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 672
Grades: PK-5

9. GRIFFIN HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 1617 W Poplar St, Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 229-3752
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 1,526
Grades: 9-12

10. GRIFFIN REGIONAL YOUTH DETENTION CENTER
Address: 105 Justice BLVD., Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 228-7350
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 0 7-10

11. GRIFFIN-SPALDING ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
Address: 814 Experiment St, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-9758
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

12. JACKSON ROAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1233 Jackson Rd, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3717
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 500
Grades: PK-5

13. KENNEDY ROAD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 280 Kennedy Rd, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3760
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 595
Grades: 6-8

14. MAINSTAY
Address: 200 Az Kelsey Avenue, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 467-6600
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

15. MOORE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 201 Cabin Creek Dr, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3756
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 368 PK-5

16. MORELAND ROAD ELEMENTARY
Address: 455 Moreland Rd, Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 229-3755
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 567
Grades: PK-5

17. ORRS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1553 Flynt St, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3743
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 615
Grades: PK-5

18. R.E.S.A. ACADEMY
Address: 814 Experiment Street, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3247
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

19. SPALDING HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 433 Wilson Rd, Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 229-3775
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 1,344
Grades: 9-12

20. TAYLOR STREET MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 234 E Taylor St, Griffin, GA 30223
Phone: (770) 229-3727
County: Spalding County
Enrollment: 579
Grades: 6-8


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