Lavonia is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,165 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lavonia is the 248th largest community in Georgia.
Lavonia is a blue-collar town, with 39.85% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Lavonia is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lavonia who work in office and administrative support (11.76%), sales jobs (9.16%), and management occupations (8.85%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lavonia has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lavonia has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lavonia than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lavonia may be for you.
Lavonia 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 terms of college education, the citizens of Lavonia rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.20% of adults 25 and older in Lavonia have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Lavonia in 2010 was $19,040, 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 $76,160 for a family of four.
Lavonia is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lavonia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lavonia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Lavonia also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.75% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lavonia include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and African.
The most common language spoken in Lavonia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.