Pooler, GA

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Living in Pooler

Pooler is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 25,711 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pooler is the 45th largest community in Georgia. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Pooler, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Pooler, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Pooler’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Pooler does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $79,426.00.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pooler is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pooler is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pooler who work in management occupations (16.60%), sales jobs (11.74%), and office and administrative support (7.30%).

There are many members of the armed forces living in Pooler. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.

Also of interest is that Pooler has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Being a small city, Pooler does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The population of Pooler is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.21% of adults in Pooler have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Pooler in 2018 was $36,379, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $145,516 for a family of four. However, Pooler contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Pooler is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pooler home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pooler residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pooler include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Czechoslovakian.

The most common language spoken in Pooler is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.