Atlanta, TX

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Living in Atlanta

Atlanta is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 5,487 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Atlanta is the 327th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities, Atlanta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Atlanta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Atlanta is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Atlanta who work in sales jobs (19.54%), office and administrative support (16.83%), and teaching (11.98%).

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Atlanta has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Atlanta has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Atlanta than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Atlanta may be for you.

As is often the case in a small city, Atlanta doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The overall education level of Atlanta is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.63% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Atlanta in 2010 was $22,821, which is middle income relative to Texas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,284 for a family of four. However, Atlanta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Atlanta is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Atlanta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Atlanta residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Atlanta include English, Irish, German, Dutch, and Scots-Irish.

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

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