Commerce, Georgia, in Jackson county, is 17 miles N of Athens, Georgia (center to center) and 62 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia. The city is home to some 5,292 residents.
In Commerce, about 49% of adults are married.
There are more females than males in Commerce than is typical. You'll see many senior citizens in the city.
In 2000, Commerce had a median family income of $39,615.
George W. Bush was the top money-getter ($755) among 2004 Presidential candidates in Commerce. The Republican party stood out in its ability to raise compaign money in the city.
According to the 2000 census, 65% of the housing in Commerce was owner-occupied.
In Commerce, 96% of commuters drive to work.
Commerce strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Georgia):
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Strong support groups and sober friends are very helpful for recovering Alcoholics after rehab. Alcoholics Anonymous provides meetings that recovering alcoholics can attend to help stay focused on their sobriety. You can find AA meetings at the following locations in Commerce: