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Tybee Island Georgia

Tybee Island is located eighteen kilometers away from the Savannah state of United States. The island is a part of Chatham County, Georgia and it is also a connecting city. The Tybee Island is not marked different from Tybee City on Ground. A piece of land from the City of Tybee with the coastal line is known as Tybee Island. Tybee Island coordinates are 32°0′24″N 80°50′58″W. The Island have a small population of 2990 only as per census of 2010 but it will increase to 3200 in 2018.

Tybee Island Aerial

Demographics of Tybee Island:

Tybee Island Georgia is a census designated area. The figures are available and accurate as per census.

Education:

The Tybee Island have a large number of educated people. 94.1% of the population is educated and attended high school or higher.

Income:

The median house hold income for Tybee Island is 71007 Dollars a year. There is 14.5% of the people who are living under the line of poverty.

Age:

The median age for the lives of people on Tybee Island is 52.5 percent. There is 119 males for 100 females.

Houses:

The total number of houses on Tybee Island is 3298. Out of these houses only 1261 houses are occupied and remaining are unoccupied. The maximum houses contain one unit. The number of single unit houses is 1900. 186 houses contain 2 units while 223 have 3 or 4 units. Remaining houses have more than 4 units.

tybee island view

Crime Rate in Tybee Island:

Crime Rate for the Violent Crimes in Tybee Island is less then Georgia or National crimes. But the Crime rate of Property Crimes is higher than Georgia or national crimes. There is only 128 violent crime rates for 100 Thousand People while in Georgia is 398 but the Proper Crime rate for the same number of people is 4001 in Tybee and 3005 in Georgia.

Statistic

Tybee Island/100k people

Georgia/100k people

National/100k people

Murder

0.0

6.6

5.3

Rape

0.0

34.0

40.4

Robbery

32.0

118.4

102.8

Assault

96.0

238.5

248.5

Violent crime

128

398

386

Burglary

192.1

614.4

468.9

Theft

3,713.2

2,130.1

1,745.0

Vehicle theft

96.0

259.9

236.9

Property crime

4,001

3,005

2,451

tybee island huts for rent

Weather on Tybee Island:

The weather of Tybee remain usually pleasant. The Summer time is usually hot but winter is cold and usually have wind. The weather in summer not rise from 34 °C while in winter not drop below 1 °C. The tourist can visit Tybee Island in any season because weather is not very harsh. The cloud on sky can be seen throughout the year in any season. Below chart present the data in different for complete year.

Monthly Averages & Records - °C

Month

Average
Low

Average
High

Record
Low

Record
High

Average
Precipitation

Average
Snow

January

14°

-15.6° (1985)

29.4° (1975)

4.37"

0.1"

February

16°

-9.4° (1958)

28.9° (1986)

3.3"

0"

March

19°

-6.1° (1980)

32.2° (1963)

3.78"

0"

April

12°

23°

0° (1989)

35° (1986)

3.24"

0"

May

17°

27°

2.8° (1963)

37.2° (1986)

2.95"

0"

June

21°

29°

7.2° (1997)

38.3° (1986)

5.07"

0"

July

23°

31°

10° (1968)

41.7° (1986)

6.15"

0"

August

22°

31°

11.7° (1986)

39.4° (1954)

8.23"

0"

September

20°

28°

7.8° (1967)

36.7° (1985)

5.84"

0"

October

14°

24°

0° (1976)

36.1° (1986)

3.78"

0"

November

20°

-5° (1970)

31.1° (1961)

2.68"

0"

December

16°

-12.2° (1983)

28.3° (1984)

3.13"

0"

Tybee Island Rules:

There is certain rules which you must have to follow on the Island of Tybee. You cannot go in the dunes so keep yourself away from the dunes. The swimming area designated by authorities is 50 meters from cost lines do not cross that limit. You cannot fish everywhere or anywhere on the Island. Must do fishing only in the allowed area. Glass left on the Island is also prohibited so do not take glass on the Island. Pets and overnight sleep and camping on the Island is also not allowed.

Fine for Breaking Tybee Island Rules:

If you break the Island Rules you may be fine up to 1000 Dollars according to the nature of breach.

Events on Tybee Island:

Tybee Island is best known for its multiple events. Throughout the month there is a large number of event held on Island. These festivals include, Kite Flying Festivals, Lights on for Tybee celebration, A Witches soiree, Tybee Island Christmas parade, New Year’s Eve fireworks, and Tybee polar plunge.

Hotels in Tybee Island:

The Tybee Island have multiple hotels for the tourists. These hotels provide different opportunities and entertainments to the tourists. These hotels also cost different based on facilities. One can also rent out portion if want to stay long. Some of the famous hotels names are Admirals INN, Atlantis INN, Beach Side Colony Hotel, Dunes INN and Suits, Georgianee INN, Hotel Tybee and Sand castle INN.

big fish tybee island

Fishing on Tybee Island:

The sea of Tybee usually remain calm and provide ideal scenario for the fishing. One can catch a big fish or small fish depending on the ability of fisher man. It is very rare that someone drop the road in the Tybee beach and go home without any fish. The types of fishes on the Tybee Island is large. Fishes like, red drum, black drum, whiting, croaker, stingrays, speckled trout, flounder, Spanish mackerel, sheepshead, and many types of sharks are present on the Island.

Along with some other points the key points for fishing is Lazaretto Creek pier, Fisherman’s Walk on the Back River, or the Tybee Pier and Pavilion where you can fish without any restrictions. Fishing is only allowed in limited area of Tybee Island. Don’t start fishing anywhere of your choice. First confirm where to do the fishing if not then you may be fined for the offense.

If you want to do the fresh water fishing or salt water or deep water fishing then you need the permits for fishing. A fishing license in Tybee Island cost around 9 dollars for one time fishing and 45 dollars for the year subscription. A child below 16 year of age can do fishing without permit no matter is resident or visitor. On proven identity above 65 years of age can also do fishing without permit.

The equipment for the fishing is easily available on the island. If you want to buy you can buy it. More over bait and tackle shops are also available on island. There is some tourist companies who offer the trips like deep sea fishing at Tybee Island and many other fishing tours.

Other Entertainments for Tourists on Tybee Island:

There is multiple entrainments for the tourists of Tybee Island. These entertainments include the marriages, spa, fishing, bars, light house and many others.

Wedding on Tybee Island:

Tybee Island is famous for its wedding arrangements. If you want to do wedding on the Tybee Island then it is an economical choice. You can plan a small wedding or a grand wedding in the pleasant environment of Tybee Island.

tybee island light house

Tybee Light house:

This Light house of Tybee Island is two hundred and seventy year old. Since that time this light house is standing on the entrance of Savannah River. In 1732 General James Oglethorpe order to construct this light house. The total area of the light house is five acres. All the historical building of the time is still present and maintained into its original condition. The light house have 178 stares with night feet tall lamp.

fort pulaski

Fort Pulaski:

Fort Pulaski have historic values and it is located only fifteen miles away from Savannah Georgia. This is a great attraction for the tourists. The name given to the fort is on the name of great hero Casimir Pulaski. In 1924 the Fort status was changed and is given a status of Museum.

tybee island marine science center

Tybee Marine Science Center:

Tybee Marine Science center is not only a place to visit for the visitor but have great contribution in the research of preserving the marine life. This program was started in 1987 for the betterment of the island. The University of Georgia is responsible for the programs in this research center. Every year hundreds of researchers and students visit this center. The center played an important role in saving the turtles which was in danger on the island.

paddle boarding tybee island

Water Sports on Tybee Island:

Kayak, Jet Ski, Stand up Paddle boarding and Surfing rentals are the major sports on the Tybee Island. There is numerous companies which offer these tours and also provide the equipment’s. One can easily find out these companies on the Tybee Island. Along with providing the facility of water sports some companies offer the coaching classes for water games.

Shopping at Tybee Island:

Along with the beach enjoyment the tourist have opportunity to shop. The Art galleries of Tybee Island is famous for shopping. A large number of souvenir shops, boutiques and stores are present on the Island. You can buy gifts for your relatives or clothes.

tybee island turtle

Other Attraction for Tourists on Tybee Island:

The Tybee Island have some very good saloons and spa. There is another fort with historic values named as FORT SCREVEN. Little Tybee island is another good place to visit for the tourists. This Island is only accessible by boat. Tybee Museum is also a very good place for the tourist to visit.

Atomic Bomb on Tybee Island:

Tybee Island is among those unlucky places which were hit by atomic bomb mistakenly. It happened on the 5th May 1958 when a B-47 plane collided with F-86 fighter jet. The Pilot dropped the bomb. The weight of that bomb was around 7000 Pounds.

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