Reidsville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,616 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Reidsville is the 145th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Reidsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Reidsville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Reidsville who work in sales jobs (19.22%), maintenance occupations (8.94%), and business and financial occupations (6.70%).
Reidsville 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, Reidsville is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.96% of adults 25 and older in Reidsville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Reidsville in 2010 was $15,626, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $62,504 for a family of four. Reidsville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 43.24% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Reidsville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Reidsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Reidsville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Reidsville include German, English, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Reidsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.