Villa Rica is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 14,904 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Villa Rica is the 67th largest community in Georgia. Much of the housing stock in Villa Rica was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Villa Rica economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Villa Rica, where the median household income is $48,268.00.
Unlike some cities, Villa Rica isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Villa Rica are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Villa Rica is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Villa Rica who work in office and administrative support (13.73%), management occupations (11.70%), and sales jobs (10.60%).
One downside of living in Villa Rica is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Villa Rica, the average commute to work is 32.85 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Villa Rica 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 percentage of people in Villa Rica who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.51% of adults in Villa Rica have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Villa Rica in 2010 was $23,420, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,680 for a family of four. However, Villa Rica contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Villa Rica is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Villa Rica home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Villa Rica residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Villa Rica include English, German, Nigerian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Villa Rica is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Spanish.