Georgia Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Georgia is $25,427, which is lower than the national average of $28,555. Georgia median household income is $49,342, which has grown by 16.28% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Georgia residents spend 27.4 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #38
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #32
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||16.09%||$15,049, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||26.97%||$17,114, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||1.91%||$3,310, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||16.32%||$24,533, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$56,472, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$36,356, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$38,032, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$64,364, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$38,359, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$45,920, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$34,510, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$46,698, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$23,220, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$51,851, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$58,662, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$36,350, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||7,693,577||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||3,707,897||48.19%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||2,546,502||68.68%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||44,166||1.19%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||2,502,336||67.49%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||2,234,808||89.31%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||267,528||10.69%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||1,161,395||31.32%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||3,985,680||51.81%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||2,322,340||58.27%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||5,311||0.13%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||2,317,029||58.13%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||2,065,266||89.13%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||251,763||10.87%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||1,663,340||41.73%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||4,253,203||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||3,380,734||79.49%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||442,582||10.41%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||89,210||2.10%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||66,602||1.57%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||70,660||1.66%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||203,415||4.78%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||4,300,074||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||2,234,808||51.97%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||714,747||31.98%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||323,007||14.45%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||400,690||17.93%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||20,472||0.92%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||207,119||9.27%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||418,502||18.73%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||2,065,266||48.03%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||823,432||39.87%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||406,687||19.69%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||674,868||32.68%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||4,706||0.23%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||6,655||0.32%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||142,170||6.88%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||4,300,074||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||50,601||1.18%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||274,485||6.38%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||457,141||10.63%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||124,678||2.90%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||514,064||11.95%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||257,129||5.98%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||107,282||2.49%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||272,171||6.33%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|491,051||11.42%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||907,275||21.10%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|397,577||9.25%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||232,146||5.40%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||214,474||4.99%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||1,781,388||18.48%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||342,259||14.22%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.