The small town of Stone Mountain, Georgia is home to just over 6,000 residents. The town's population, with an average age of just over 37, is fairly typical compared to other cities in Georgia, which has an average age of 36. In terms of housing, residents are fairly evenly split between owning (51%) and renting (49%) their residence. The average rent of $1,013 a month is roughly on par with the state average.
With an average commute time of about 38 minutes, slower than most cities in the state, Stone Mountain residents are well aware that traveling to work takes some patience. Many residents (40%) drive to work, while public transportation is used by only 7% of the town. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
Stone Mountain has a relatively large number of residents older than 25 who possess an Associate's degree (7%) compared to the national average (5%). Further, 20% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are three primary industries in Stone Mountain: entertainment, healthcare, and retail. Together, these industries make up 23% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 8% of residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the town. Stone Mountain workers take home an average annual income of around $51K, around $16,000 less than the average Georgia resident. Stone Mountain's average income also trails the national average ($73,345).