Stonecrest, GA
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Stonecrest profile

Living in Stonecrest

Stonecrest is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 59,863 people and 25 constituent neighborhoods, Stonecrest is the largest community in Georgia.

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

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.87% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

One thing that you will notice about Stonecrest is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Stonecrest a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.

One downside of living in Stonecrest, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.57 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.

Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Stonecrest is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Stonecrest area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.

The education level of Stonecrest citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.17% of adults in Stonecrest have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Stonecrest in 2018 was $27,453, which is middle income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,812 for a family of four. However, Stonecrest contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Stonecrest home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stonecrest residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Stonecrest include Jamaican, Guyanese, African, Nigerian, and Other Subsaharan African.

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