Aggregated Georgia News Articles
- BitPay Sees Record Year for Revenue in 2018, with $1 Billion in Transactions
ATLANTA - BitPay announced another record year along with key accomplishments and expansion of the payment processing platform for 2018.
Business Wire. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:05:00 UTC.
- Where To Eat And Drink In Atlanta During The Super Bowl
The Super Bowl visitors guide to where the locals eat and drink in Atlanta.
By Katie Kelly Bell, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:52:00 -0500.
- Atlanta urban office districts shine, with new projects and big leases
In all, the central business district posted 797,069 square feet in absorption versus negative 317,000 square feet in suburban Atlanta. Net absorption for all of metro Atlanta finished the year positive, according to JLL.
Douglas Sams. American City Business Journals. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 17:45:47 +0000.
- New $1 birth control patch works in seconds, lasts for a month, researchers claim
Georgia Institute of Technology researchers made a contraceptive patch that only needs to be on skin for seconds; it could be for sale in 5 years.
Yahoo. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:46:38 -0500.
- Train stuck on tracks disrupts service to Atlanta airport
ATLANTA (AP) - An out-of-service train stuck on the tracks has disrupted service to and from Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority tweeted around 9 p.m. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 06:58:06 -0500.
- Shutdown bringing "uncharted" uncertainty to Super Bowl planning
TSA worker sickouts, already lengthening airport lines, could make crush at Atlanta's airport even worse if gov't remains partially shut down on game day
CBS News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:49:00 +0000.
- Atlanta Falcons player Takkarist McKinley undergoes mental evaluation after hotel 'incident': report
Atlanta Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley was detained by police and underwent a mental evaluation on Tuesday following an incident at a hotel, TMZ reported.
Gerren Keith Gaynor. Fox News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:08:21 GMT.
- Atlanta airport says ready for Super Bowl crush despite shutdown
Atlanta airport will be ready to field the tens of thousands of additional visitors expected for next month's Super Bowl despite the ongoing U.S. ...
Reuters. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:24:34 -0500.
- Government shutdown brings 'uncharted territory' for Super Bowl, planners say
A day after travelers waited nearly 90 minutes in snail-speed security lines at the world's busiest airport, Atlanta's mayor is concerned about the waits that could result when the city hosts the Super Bowl next month.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 03:02:00 GMT.
- Parry to referee Super Bowl LIII
John Parry will be the referee for Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta, the NFL announced Tuesday.
Reuters. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:48:41 -0500.
- As Cowfish closes in Atlanta, brand hints at future growth in Carolinas
The Cowfish has shuttered its Atlanta location after slower-than-anticipated sales. But, the brand says it still sees room in the Carolinas for growth.
Jennifer Thomas. American City Business Journals. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:31:22 +0000.
- WATCH: South Georgia farmer Bill Brim on the government shutdown
Brim says he supports Trump and shutting down the government to get a border wall, but wants the stalemate to end.
ABC News. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:38:08 -0500.
- Georgia couple are arrested for giving a four-year-old child a drink laced with METH
Ashley Lee Sexton, 27, and Joshua Lamar Teems, 29, were arrested Monday for allegedly spiking a child's drink with meth.
Daily Mail. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 18:03:16 GMT.
- Winners and losers from the NFL draft early-entry deadline
Oregon QB Justin Herbert returning was reason for the Ducks to celebrate. The news wasn't as good for teams like Penn State and Georgia.
ESPN. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:43:42 EST.
Georgia Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Georgia as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||10,310,371||1.09|
|July 1, 2015||10,199,398||1.11|
|July 1, 2014||10,087,231||1.02|
|July 1, 2013||9,984,938||0.71|
|July 1, 2012||9,914,668||1.05|
|July 1, 2011||9,811,610||1.01|
|July 1, 2010||9,713,521|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Georgia was 9,687,653.
In 2008, the estimated population of Georgia was 9,685,744, whereas
in 2006, the population of Georgia was about 9,318,715.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Georgia's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
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web page. For maps of Georgia,
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in Atlanta, Georgia.
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names, descriptions, and
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