Rex is a medium-sized town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 19,871 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rex is the 46th largest community in Georgia.
Rex is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rex is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rex who work in office and administrative support (18.55%), sales jobs (8.44%), and food service (7.49%).
In Rex, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.09 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Rex is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.13% of adults in Rex have a college degree.
The per capita income in Rex in 2010 was $22,469, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,876 for a family of four. However, Rex contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rex is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rex home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rex residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Rex include English, Scottish, Irish, and Jamaican.
The most common language spoken in Rex is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.