Grovetown is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 14,473 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Grovetown is the 81st largest community in Georgia. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Grovetown, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Grovetown, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Grovetown’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Grovetown does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $61,152.00.
10.51% 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 Retail and Healthcare industries respectively employ 12.19% and 12.09% 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.
The overall education level of Grovetown is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.12% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grovetown in 2010 was $21,900, 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 $87,600 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 13.29% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Grovetown include English, Irish, German, Canadian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Grovetown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.