Roswell is a small city in Georgia with a population of approximately 95,000. At an average age of just under 38, the city's population ranks around the middle compared to other municipalities in Georgia, which has an average age of 36. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 67% of residents own their homes. The average rent for Roswell is $272 a month more than the state average.
Roswell has a large percentage of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 12% possess a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Further, 25% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. Many Roswell residents work in one of three industries: scientific, retail, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 22% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 12% of residents work in management, making it the top field in the city. With an average annual income of around $104K, Roswell workers take home about $37,000 more than their peers elsewhere in Georgia. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.
Averaging about 32 minutes, the commute time for Roswell residents is longer than the Georgia average of about 28 minutes. Many residents (43%) commute to work by car, while public transit is not widely used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.