Commerce is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 7,085 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Commerce is the 117th largest community in Georgia.
Commerce is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Commerce is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Commerce who work in food service (13.72%), sales jobs (11.25%), and office and administrative support (9.38%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Commerce is worth considering.
Commerce is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Commerce with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.96% of adults in Commerce have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Commerce in 2018 was $24,700, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,800 for a family of four. However, Commerce contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Commerce is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Commerce home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Commerce residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Commerce also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.63% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Commerce include Irish, English, German, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Commerce is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.