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 93.69% 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 (17.62%), sales jobs (11.89%), and business and financial occupations (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.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.22% 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.
Overall, Avondale Estates’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
In Avondale Estates, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.23 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Avondale Estates. 74.58% 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 2010 was $49,563, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $198,252 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 German, Irish, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Avondale Estates is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Italian.