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Bethlehem - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Bethlehem: $226,300/Co. / County Avg $279,700
Avg Taxes in Bethlehem: $1,900/Co. / County. Avg $1,700
Avg Sq. Ft. in Bethlehem: 2,518/Co. / County Avg 2,749
Avg Price per/ft2 in Bethlehem: $90/Co. / County Avg $102
Avg Walkscore in Bethlehem: 7 / County Avg 20
Avg Year Built in Bethlehem: 2007/Co. / County Avg 1999
Avg Days on Website in Bethlehem: 102/Co. / County Avg 104
Bethlehem Real Estate Market Health
Bethlehem is a blue-collar town, with 35.09% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Bethlehem is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bethlehem who work in office and administrative support (13.98%), management occupations (9.01%) and sales jobs (8.39%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bethlehem has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bethlehem a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Bethlehem, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.72 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Bethlehem does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Bethlehem Information and Demographics
The rate of college-level education in Bethlehem is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.30% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bethlehem in 2010 was $18,268, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,072 for a family of four.
The people who call Bethlehem home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bethlehem residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Bethlehem also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.05% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bethlehem include German, Irish, English, French, Dutch and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Bethlehem is English. Some people also speak Spanish.