Hapeville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 6,650 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hapeville is the 122nd largest community in Georgia.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hapeville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.47% of the Hapeville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hapeville is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hapeville who work in office and administrative support (13.27%), sales jobs (10.55%), and management occupations (6.83%).
Despite the fact that it is a small city, Hapeville has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the city for affordable transportation.
The percentage of adults in Hapeville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.34% of the adults in Hapeville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hapeville in 2010 was $23,540, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,160 for a family of four. However, Hapeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hapeville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hapeville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hapeville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Hapeville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.20% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hapeville include English, French , Irish, and Portuguese.
In addition, Hapeville has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.08%).
The most common language spoken in Hapeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.