Lumber City is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,250 people and just one neighborhood, Lumber City is the 294th largest community in Georgia.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lumber City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.77% of the Lumber City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lumber City is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lumber City who work in sales jobs (9.15%), healthcare (8.54%) and office and administrative support (7.32%).
Of important note, Lumber City is also a city of artists. Lumber City has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lumber City’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Lumber City’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lumber City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lumber City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Lumber City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.