McCaysville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,083 people and two constituent neighborhoods, McCaysville is the 319th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, McCaysville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, McCaysville is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in McCaysville who work in healthcare suport services (16.57%), personal care services (9.94%), and management occupations (8.13%).
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!) McCaysville 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. McCaysville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in McCaysville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, McCaysville may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, McCaysville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of McCaysville are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.11% of adults in McCaysville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in McCaysville in 2010 was $12,728, which is low income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $50,912 for a family of four. McCaysville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.40% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call McCaysville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McCaysville residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in McCaysville include English, Scots-Irish, German, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in McCaysville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.