Newnan, Georgia is a town with a population of slightly less than 37,000. It's a nice place to raise a family, as young children make up a higher percentage of the population here (8%) than nationally (6%). Overall, the city's residents, at an average age of just over 36, are younger than most cities in Georgia. By a slim 53%-47% margin, homeowners slightly outnumber renters in Newnan. The average rent of $1,007 a month is roughly the same as the state average.
Newnan has an average commute time of about 31 minutes, longer than the state average of about 28 minutes. Many residents (43%) drive to work, while public transit is not widely used. A small percentage of workers commute on foot.
Among residents over the age of 25 in Newnan, 13% possess a Bachelor's degree and 5% have a Master's degree or Doctorate. There are four primary industries in Newnan: retail, manufacturing, warehousing, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 26% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's workers are in sales, as 9% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Newnan workers bring in an average annual income of about $69,000, about the same as the Georgia average. However, Newnan compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345).