Dunwoody, a small city in Georgia, has a population of just over 49,000. The city's population, at an average age of just over 37, ranks around the middle compared to other municipalities in the state, which has an average age of 36. A narrow majority of residents own their homes (54%) as opposed to renting (46%) in Dunwoody. Relatively high rent costs could be a factor, as the average rent of $1,423 per month is substantially higher than the state average of $974.
Dunwoody residents have an average commute of about 29 minutes. Many residents (44%) commute to work by car, while public transit is used by just 3% of the population. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.
There are three primary industries in Dunwoody: scientific, retail, and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 23% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in management, making it the top profession in the city. Dunwoody workers bring in an average annual income of around $104,000, more than the average Georgia resident. Dunwoody's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (7%), Dunwoody has a large number of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees, as 18% possess a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Furthermore, 27% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.