Guyton, GA

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Living in Guyton

Guyton is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,289 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Guyton is the 248th largest community in Georgia. Guyton has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Guyton, where the median household income is $64,500.00.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Guyton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Guyton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Guyton who work in sales jobs (11.34%), management occupations (9.33%), and healthcare (9.15%).

One downside of living in Guyton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Guyton, the average commute to work is 31.93 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small city, Guyton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Guyton rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.52% of adults 25 and older in Guyton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Guyton in 2018 was $24,849, 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 $99,396 for a family of four. However, Guyton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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