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. 42.88% of Baxley’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Baxley is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Baxley who work in office and administrative support (17.10%), farm management occupations (8.47%), and healthcare (7.74%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Baxley has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Baxley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Baxley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Baxley may be for you.
In terms of college education, Baxley is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.76% of adults 25 and older in Baxley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Baxley in 2010 was $20,844, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,376 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 Russian.
The most common language spoken in Baxley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.