Avondale Estates is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,129 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 educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
In Avondale Estates, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.53 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Even though Avondale Estates is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the subway for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding 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.