Baxley is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 4,440 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Baxley is the 161st largest community in Georgia.
When you are in Baxley, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.98% of Baxley’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Baxley is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Baxley who work in office and administrative support (11.68%), healthcare (8.92%), and management occupations (7.96%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Baxley is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.48 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Baxley citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.93% of adults 25 and older in Baxley have a college degree.
The per capita income in Baxley in 2010 was $17,895, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,580 for a family of four. However, Baxley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Baxley is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Baxley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Baxley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Baxley include Irish, French , Scots-Irish, and German.
The most common language spoken in Baxley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.