Chamblee is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 28,244 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Chamblee is the 88th largest community in Georgia.
Chamblee real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Chamblee house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Chamblee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chamblee are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chamblee is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chamblee who work in management occupations (10.37%), office and administrative support (9.10%), and maintenance occupations (8.89%).
Also of interest is that Chamblee has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Chamblee is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Chamblee area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The citizens of Chamblee are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.70% of adults in Chamblee have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chamblee in 2010 was $28,434, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,736 for a family of four. However, Chamblee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Chamblee is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Chamblee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chamblee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Chamblee also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 35.60% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Chamblee include English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
Chamblee also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 38.12%.
The most common language spoken in Chamblee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.