Dawsonville, GA

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Living in Dawsonville

Dawsonville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,246 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Dawsonville is the 235th largest community in Georgia. Dawsonville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Dawsonville, where the median household income is $62,500.00.

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

Dawsonville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dawsonville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dawsonville who work in sales jobs (14.58%), teaching (12.61%), and office and administrative support (8.12%).

Also of interest is that Dawsonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Dawsonville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.08 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small city, Dawsonville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The citizens of Dawsonville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.01% of adults in Dawsonville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dawsonville in 2018 was $25,726, 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 $102,904 for a family of four. However, Dawsonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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

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