Hinesville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 32,872 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Hinesville is the 22nd largest community in Georgia.
Hinesville is a military town: the armed forces employs 8.05% of the workforce, making the military a major focus of life in the city. In the civilian sector, Public Service and Healthcare are important in the local economy and are the city’s largest civilian employers, employing 17.87% and 12.17% of the civilian workforce respectively.
The education level of Hinesville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.60% of adults 25 and older in Hinesville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Hinesville in 2010 was $21,305, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,220 for a family of four. However, Hinesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hinesville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hinesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hinesville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Hinesville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.44% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hinesville include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hinesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.