Bonaire, GA

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Living in Bonaire

Bonaire is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 10,555 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bonaire is the 96th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Bonaire was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Bonaire economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Bonaire, where the median household income is $105,337.00.

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

Bonaire is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.16% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bonaire is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bonaire who work in office and administrative support (17.87%), management occupations (14.71%), and business and financial occupations (11.21%).

Bonaire is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Bonaire, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.

Also of interest is that Bonaire 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: 7.25% 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.

Bonaire is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Bonaire’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Being a small town, Bonaire does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Bonaire is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 46.52% of adults in Bonaire have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Bonaire in 2018 was $36,909, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $147,636 for a family of four.

Bonaire is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Bonaire home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bonaire residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bonaire include Irish, German, British, English, and European.

The most common language spoken in Bonaire is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.

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