Acworth, GA

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Living in Acworth

Acworth is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 22,642 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Acworth is the 41st largest community in Georgia.

Acworth real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Acworth house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, Acworth isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Acworth are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Acworth is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Acworth who work in office and administrative support (13.57%), management occupations (9.53%), and sales jobs (9.10%).

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

One downside of living in Acworth, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.12 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small city, Acworth doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The citizens of Acworth are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.29% of adults in Acworth have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Acworth in 2018 was $27,971, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $111,884 for a family of four. However, Acworth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Acworth is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Acworth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Acworth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Acworth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.00% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Acworth include Irish, English, German, Italian, and Nigerian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Acworth's cultural character, accounting for 16.52% of the city’s population.

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