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Oglethorpe is a city in Macon County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after Gen. James Oglethorpe, founder of GA.
The latitude of Oglethorpe is 32.293N. The longitude is -84.061W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 341 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,172.
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4% of Oglethorpe residents report German ancestry, and 3% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Oglethorpe ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Oglethorpe was $13,673, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Oglethorpe residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Oglethorpe, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $257. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $500.
Libraries in Oglethorpe include Oglethorpe Public Library ... View libraries
Macon County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Oglethorpe political report.
The average commute time for Oglethorpe workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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