Dacula, GA

Dacula profile

Living in Dacula

Dacula is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 6,350 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Dacula is the 160th largest community in Georgia.

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

Dacula is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dacula is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dacula who work in sales jobs (16.50%), office and administrative support (11.52%), and healthcare (7.54%).

Also of interest is that Dacula 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: 15.33% 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.

Because of many things, Dacula is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Dacula really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Dacula perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

One downside of living in Dacula is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Dacula, the average commute to work is 36.44 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small city, Dacula doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, Dacula is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.08% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Dacula in 2018 was $27,277, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,108 for a family of four.

Dacula is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dacula home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dacula residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Dacula also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dacula include European, Irish, Romanian, German, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Dacula is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.