Fayetteville, GA


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Living in Fayetteville

Fayetteville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 16,990 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Fayetteville is the 57th largest community in Georgia.

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

Unlike some cities, Fayetteville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fayetteville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fayetteville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fayetteville who work in office and administrative support (13.97%), sales jobs (11.44%), and management occupations (9.41%).

One downside of living in Fayetteville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.95 minutes every day commuting to work.

The citizens of Fayetteville are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.55% of adults in Fayetteville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Fayetteville in 2010 was $30,668, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,672 for a family of four. However, Fayetteville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Fayetteville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.