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Fort Gaines is a city in Clay County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after Gen. Edmund Pendleton Gaines.
The latitude of Fort Gaines is 31.608N. The longitude is -85.047W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 226 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,088.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fort Gaines demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Clay County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 31751 ZIP code.
4% of Fort Gaines residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fort Gaines ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fort Gaines was $12,481, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of Fort Gaines residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Fort Gaines include Fort Gaines Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Fort Gaines, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $134. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $661.
Libraries in Fort Gaines include Clay County Branch Library ... View libraries
National Public Radio programming is carried locally by WJWV.
Clay County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fort Gaines political report.
The average commute time for Fort Gaines workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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