Auburn, GA


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Living in Auburn

Auburn is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 7,524 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Auburn is the 110th largest community in Georgia.

Auburn is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Auburn is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Auburn who work in office and administrative support (19.54%), sales jobs (14.89%), and management occupations (10.14%).

One downside of living in Auburn is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Auburn, the average commute to work is 35.71 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Being a small city, Auburn does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The citizens of Auburn are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.62% of adults in Auburn have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Auburn in 2010 was $19,918, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,672 for a family of four. However, Auburn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Auburn is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Auburn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Auburn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Auburn also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.38% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Auburn include English, German, Italian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Auburn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.