Stonecrest, GA

Stonecrest profile

Living in Stonecrest

Stonecrest is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 59,194 people and 25 constituent neighborhoods, Stonecrest is the largest community in Georgia.

Unlike some cities, Stonecrest isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Stonecrest are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stonecrest is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stonecrest who work in office and administrative support (17.11%), sales jobs (10.13%), and healthcare (8.06%).

Also of interest is that Stonecrest has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Another interesting thing about Stonecrest, despite not being a huge city, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.

In Stonecrest, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.72 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

For the size of the city, public transportation in Stonecrest is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Stonecrest, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.

The percentage of people in Stonecrest who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.25% of adults in Stonecrest have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Stonecrest in 2018 was $26,036, which is middle income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,144 for a family of four. However, Stonecrest contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Stonecrest home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stonecrest residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Stonecrest include Jamaican, Guyanese, African, Nigerian, and Other Subsaharan African.

The most common language spoken in Stonecrest is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.