Sandersville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 5,752 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sandersville is the 128th largest community in Georgia.
Sandersville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sandersville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sandersville who work in sales jobs (13.94%), office and administrative support (12.16%), and teaching (8.40%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.69 minutes getting to work every day.
Sandersville 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.
The education level of Sandersville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.17% of adults 25 and older in Sandersville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Sandersville in 2010 was $19,534, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,136 for a family of four. However, Sandersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Sandersville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 35.35% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Sandersville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sandersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sandersville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Sandersville include German, Irish, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Sandersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.