The town of College Park, Georgia is home to just under 16,000 people. Families with young children will feel right at home, as kids under 5 account for an above-average percentage of the population, while retirees are less well-represented. Overall, the city's residents, at an average age of just under 34, skew decidedly younger than most cities in Georgia. Homeowners tend to be in the minority in College Park, and 68% of residents are renting. The trend is driven in part by a relatively reasonable average rent of $847 per month, which is $127 less than the state average.
Averaging about 36 minutes, the commute time for College Park residents is slower than the Georgia average of about 28 minutes. Many residents (30%) commute to work by car, while public transportation is used by just 9% of the population. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.
Among College Park residents older than 25, 10% possess a Bachelor's degree and 5% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate. There are three primary industries in College Park: entertainment, retail, and warehousing. Combined, these industries make up 19% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's workers are in sales, making it the top profession in the city. College Park workers bring in an average annual income of just over $49K, about $17,000 less than the state average. The city's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).