Dallas, GA

Dallas profile

Living in Dallas

Dallas is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 13,981 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Dallas is the 79th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Dallas was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Dallas economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Dallas, where the median household income is $43,209.00.

Dallas is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dallas is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dallas who work in office and administrative support (16.16%), sales jobs (14.63%), and healthcare suport services (7.39%).

One downside of living in Dallas, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.76 minutes every day commuting to work.

Dallas is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Dallas rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.04% of adults 25 and older in Dallas have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Dallas in 2018 was $20,611, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $82,444 for a family of four. However, Dallas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Dallas is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dallas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dallas residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dallas include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Dallas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.