Ball Ground, GA

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Living in Ball Ground

Ball Ground is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,195 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ball Ground is the 286th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Ball Ground was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Ball Ground economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Ball Ground, where the median household income is $78,913.00.

Ball Ground real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Ball Ground house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ball Ground is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ball Ground is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ball Ground who work in sales jobs (10.78%), healthcare (9.98%), and management occupations (9.72%).

Also of interest is that Ball Ground has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Ball Ground is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Ball Ground a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Ball Ground has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Ball Ground’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

In Ball Ground, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.97 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

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

The education level of Ball Ground citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.03% of adults in Ball Ground have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Ball Ground in 2018 was $34,747, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $138,988 for a family of four.

The people who call Ball Ground home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ball Ground residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ball Ground include Irish, English, German, Italian, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Ball Ground is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.

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