Grovetown is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 13,093 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Grovetown is the 81st largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Grovetown was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Grovetown economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Grovetown, where the median household income is $55,060.00.
9.60% of the workforce is employed in the armed forces, making the military a huge focus of life in Grovetown. Even though it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy. The Education and Healthcare industries respectively employ 13.37% and 12.62% of the civilian workforce.
Also of interest is that Grovetown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small city, Grovetown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Grovetown is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.30% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grovetown in 2010 was $20,884, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,536 for a family of four. However, Grovetown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Grovetown is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Grovetown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grovetown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Grovetown also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.20% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Grovetown include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Grovetown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.