Mineral Bluff is a tiny town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 151 people and just one neighborhood, Mineral Bluff is the 469th largest community in Georgia. Mineral Bluff has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Mineral Bluff is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 100.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mineral Bluff is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Mineral Bluff who work in architecture and engineering (37.50%), healthcare (31.25%) and office and administrative support (17.19%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 26.56% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Mineral Bluff is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Mineral Bluff’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Mineral Bluff 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. Mineral Bluff has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Mineral Bluff than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Mineral Bluff may be for you.
One downside of living in Mineral Bluff is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Mineral Bluff, the average commute to work is 39.41 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Mineral Bluff is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.