Johns Creek is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 84,310 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Johns Creek is the tenth largest community in Georgia.
Johns Creek home prices are not only among the most expensive in Georgia, but Johns Creek real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Johns Creek is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 93.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Johns Creek is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Johns Creek who work in management occupations (18.69%), sales jobs (14.06%), and computer science and math (12.09%).
Also of interest is that Johns Creek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.28% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Johns Creek is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Johns Creek really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Johns Creek perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Johns Creek, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.94 minutes every day commuting to work.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Johns Creek, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Johns Creek is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 67.34% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Johns Creek in 2010 was $49,932, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $199,728 for a family of four.
Johns Creek is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Johns Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Johns Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Johns Creek include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
Johns Creek also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 30.39%.
The most common language spoken in Johns Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.