Hazlehurst is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 4,196 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hazlehurst is the 167th largest community in Georgia.
Hazlehurst is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hazlehurst is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hazlehurst who work in office and administrative support (25.55%), teaching (11.52%), and sales jobs (7.48%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hazlehurst is worth considering.
The citizens of Hazlehurst have a very low rate of college education: just 8.55% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Hazlehurst in 2010 was $15,725, 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 $62,900 for a family of four.
Hazlehurst is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hazlehurst home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hazlehurst residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hazlehurst include Irish, European, German, and African.
The most common language spoken in Hazlehurst is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.