Douglasville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 33,992 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Douglasville is the 27th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Douglasville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Douglasville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Douglasville who work in office and administrative support (14.61%), sales jobs (12.85%), and management occupations (8.94%).
Also of interest is that Douglasville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Douglasville, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.
One downside of living in Douglasville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.82 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Douglasville is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.08% of adults in Douglasville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Douglasville in 2018 was $28,480, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,920 for a family of four. However, Douglasville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Douglasville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Douglasville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Douglasville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Douglasville include German, Irish, English, African, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Douglasville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.