Avondale Estates is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,139 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 94.09% 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 (15.89%), teaching (13.35%), and business and financial occupations (10.74%).
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.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.18% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Because of many things, Avondale Estates is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Avondale Estates really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Avondale Estates perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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 32.56 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Avondale Estates, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Avondale Estates is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 74.67% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Avondale Estates in 2010 was $50,713, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $202,852 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 Irish, German, European, and French .
The most common language spoken in Avondale Estates is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.