Eastman is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 5,285 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Eastman is the 144th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Eastman is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eastman is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Eastman who work in office and administrative support (18.93%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.61%), and teaching (8.79%).
The citizens of Eastman are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.95% of adults in Eastman have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Eastman in 2010 was $15,998, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $63,992 for a family of four.
Eastman is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Eastman home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eastman residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Eastman include Irish, Polish, Scottish, and German.
The most common language spoken in Eastman is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.