Emerson is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,506 people and just one neighborhood, Emerson is the 284th largest community in Georgia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Emerson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Emerson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Emerson is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Emerson who work in sales jobs (14.12%), management occupations (11.47%) and office and administrative support (10.88%).
Of important note, Emerson is also a city of artists. Emerson has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Emerson’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.73% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Emerson has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Emerson has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Emerson than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Emerson may be for you.