A small city in Georgia, Peachtree City has a population of approximately 35,000. With an average age of just under 40, the city's population is slightly older compared to other cities in the state, which has an average age of 36. Only 26% of residents rent in Peachtree City, as the majority own their homes. With an average rent of $1,320 per month, exceeding the state average by $346/month, relatively high rent costs could be a factor in the higher levels of ownership.
With an average commute time of about 31 minutes, longer than most cities in Georgia, Peachtree City residents know that getting to work takes some patience. Driving a car or truck is the typical means of commuting to work, selected by 39% of residents, while public transit is not used extensively. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
Peachtree City has a high concentration of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 12% have earned a Master's or a Doctorate. Additionally, 24% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. There are three primary industries in Peachtree City: warehousing, retail, and manufacturing. Combined, these industries account for 18% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's residents work in management, making it the top career path in the city. Peachtree City workers bring in an average annual income of just over $106,000, about $40,000 more than the state average. Peachtree City's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).