Hawkinsville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 5,471 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Hawkinsville is the 154th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities, Hawkinsville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hawkinsville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hawkinsville is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hawkinsville who work in food service (14.17%), office and administrative support (9.92%), and maintenance occupations (9.47%).
One of the benefits of Hawkinsville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.19 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Hawkinsville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Hawkinsville, just 11.09% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hawkinsville in 2010 was $14,936, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $59,744 for a family of four. However, Hawkinsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hawkinsville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hawkinsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hawkinsville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Hawkinsville include German, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Hawkinsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.