Buckhead is a tiny town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 171 people and just one neighborhood, Buckhead is the 466th largest community in Georgia.
Real Estate Prices
Buckhead real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Buckhead house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Buckhead isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Buckhead are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Buckhead is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Buckhead who work in office and administrative support (24.73%), management occupations (12.90%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (8.60%).
Also of interest is that Buckhead has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Buckhead’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the town 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, Buckhead is worth considering.
One downside of living in Buckhead is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Buckhead, the average commute to work is 34.50 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Buckhead is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Buckhead isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 97.78% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
Being a small town, Buckhead does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.