Avondale Estates is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,567 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Avondale Estates is the 211th largest community in Georgia.
Avondale Estates real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Avondale Estates house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Avondale Estates is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 97.63% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Avondale Estates is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Avondale Estates who work in management occupations (21.06%), teaching (12.77%), and art, media, and design (10.59%).
Of important note, Avondale Estates is also a city of artists. Avondale Estates has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Avondale Estates’s character.
Also of interest is that Avondale Estates has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Avondale Estates telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.11% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, Avondale Estates is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
One downside of living in Avondale Estates is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Avondale Estates, the average commute to work is 34.53 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
In Avondale Estates, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Avondale Estates is a relatively small city. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Avondale Estates. 74.24% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Avondale Estates in 2018 was $65,074, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $260,296 for a family of four.
Avondale Estates is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Avondale Estates home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Avondale Estates residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Avondale Estates include English, Irish, German, British, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Avondale Estates is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Greek.