Dunwoody is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 51,683 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Dunwoody is the 18th largest community in Georgia.
Dunwoody home prices are not only among the most expensive in Georgia, but Dunwoody real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Dunwoody is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.23% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Dunwoody is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunwoody who work in management occupations (18.06%), business and financial occupations (15.04%), and computer science and math (11.95%).
Also of interest is that Dunwoody 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: 12.96% 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.
Another interesting thing about Dunwoody, despite not being a huge city, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Dunwoody use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Dunwoody‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the subway. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Dunwoody. 71.93% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Dunwoody in 2018 was $54,428, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $217,712 for a family of four.
Dunwoody is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dunwoody home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dunwoody residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dunwoody include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
Dunwoody also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 21.41%.
The most common language spoken in Dunwoody is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.