Commerce is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 6,762 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Commerce is the 117th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities, Commerce isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Commerce are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Commerce is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Commerce who work in office and administrative support (13.43%), sales jobs (10.65%), and food service (10.34%).
As is often the case in a small city, Commerce doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Commerce, just 12.35% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Commerce in 2010 was $18,432, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,728 for a family of four. However, Commerce contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Commerce is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Commerce home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Commerce residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Commerce also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.74% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Commerce include German, English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Commerce is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.