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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hawkinsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hawkinsville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hawkinsville who work in food service (12.09%), office and administrative support (9.00%), and sales jobs (8.02%).
As is often the case in a small city, Hawkinsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Hawkinsville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.13% of adults in Hawkinsville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hawkinsville in 2010 was $14,247, which is low income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $56,988 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 Irish, European, German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hawkinsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.