Sylvania is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,463 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Sylvania is the 212th largest community in Georgia.
When you are in Sylvania, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.07% of Sylvania’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Sylvania is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sylvania who work in food service (9.04%), office and administrative support (8.85%), and healthcare (8.39%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sylvania has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sylvania a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Sylvania 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, the citizens of Sylvania rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.77% of adults 25 and older in Sylvania have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Sylvania in 2018 was $18,767, 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 $75,068 for a family of four. However, Sylvania contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sylvania is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sylvania home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sylvania residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sylvania include German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and British.
The most common language spoken in Sylvania is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.