Tifton/Tift County At-A-Glance

Population: Tift County, 40,178; Tifton (county seat), 16,197; Omega, 1,358; Ty Ty, 746





Per capita income:Tift County, $22,596; Georgia, $29,000





Unemployment (Oct. 06): Tift County, 5.0 percent; Georgia, 4.7 percent





Top 10 Employers: Tift Regional Medical Center, 1,200; Tift County Board of Education, 1,059; Target Distribution Center, 700; Shaw Industries, 580; University of Georgia, Tifton Campus, 500; Tift County government, 352; Expo Pack, 305; Orgill, Inc., 304; city of Tifton, 300; Tifton Aluminum, 280





Sources: Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau Georgia Dept. of Labor

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