Conyers is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 17,508 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Conyers is the 59th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Conyers is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Conyers is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Conyers who work in office and administrative support (13.40%), sales jobs (11.87%), and teaching (9.58%).
Also of interest is that Conyers 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: 9.04% 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.
The percentage of people in Conyers who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.74% of adults in Conyers have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Conyers in 2018 was $24,522, 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 $98,088 for a family of four. However, Conyers contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Conyers is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Conyers home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Conyers residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Conyers also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.11% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Conyers include Irish, English, Jamaican, German, and Haitian.
The most common language spoken in Conyers is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.